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A series of write-ups, interviews, first-hand experiences of individuals that could help others follow the same path in better education, good career making and in business.

Engineering Solutions to Combat Climate Change

Dr. Seemin RubabNothing could have been more apt a theme to celebrate 42nd Engineer’s Day than ‘Engineering Solutions to Combat Climate Change. September 15...

Right to Privacy, now a fundamental right

by Zubair Lone Prior to the recent landmark judgement of Supreme Court declaring privacy a fundamental right and an integral part of the fundamental rights...

Public Health versus Health Care

by Zubair Lone To keep its citizens healthy, governments generally use two modalities to provide holistic health services - public health and healthcare. To a...

“Kashmiris are the Most Impatient Professionals in the World”

Tariq Rehmani, associate Vice President in JD Group, a New Delhi based real estate company, tells Saima Rashid that students in Kashmir have almost...

Higher Education Options for Engineering Graduates

Dr. Seemin RubabGraduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is an all-India examination administered and conducted jointly by the Indian Institute of Science and seven...

Get Ready For KAS Interview

As the state public service commission last week declared the result of the combined civil service examination, successful candidates will now have to face...

Beating the Parkinson’s Law

by Zubair Lone Have you experienced a scenario where you had been literally sitting idle on a task, paralyzed and incapable of working, for weeks...

Enhancing soils anywhere enhances life everywhere

Dr. Seemin RubabThis is the theme of this year’s World Day to Combat Desertification which is observed every year on 17 June. The World...

Predators at Workplace

State’s health department was in news recently but for all the wrong reasons. The case of a lady doctor accusing her seniors of molestation...

Food for Thought

by Zubair Lone Recently, the Global Nutrition Report 2017 was released at the Global Nutrition Summit in Milan, Italy. It acts as an independent report card...

Dry Port: A Port Nowhere Near A Sea

by Zubair Lone Recently, J&K state finance minister, in his budget speech for 2018-19, announced a dry port, each in Jammu and Kashmir regions. In...

The Anatomy of Landslides

by Zubair Lone Among the various measures that can be applied to reduce hazardous consequences of landslides, the Jammu and Kashmir State Disaster Management Plan mentions, “apply...

Choosing Right

Dr. Seemin RubabSummer heralds results and admission frenzy in India. The results of higher secondary as well as various entrance examinations have been declared....

Safe at School?

by Zubair Lone The recent deaths of two schoolchildren in Gurugram have evoked a massive response in the form of a justified mix of shock,...

Role of Science-Teachers in Changing Times

Dr. Seemin RubabThe role of teachers has undergone a paradigm shift in new millennium. Apart from imparting education which is the primary duty, a...

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