Fatal 2009: Road Accidents Increasing

Amazing that a booming city like Srinagar where road vehicles have tripled in the last decade is still without traffic lights514 road accidents claim 63 lives, 537 injured: ReportSrinagar: About 63 people lost their lives while 537 were injured in 514 accidents across...

When Demons of Materialism Take Over Angels of Spirituality

Fida Iqbal challenges Kashmiri elite to shun their love affair for materialistic life which has devastated core values of the Kashmiri culture(Mr. Fida Iqbal, 47, was born in Sopore. He attended the D.A.V. School in Nayadyaar, Rainawari, and the Government Higher...

Yet Another Kashmiri Craft on the Verge of Extinction

Iqbal makes a passionate case to preserve the art of pottery(Mr. Iqbal Ahmad, 48, was born in Parigam Chek, Kulgam. He is a graduate with Diploma in Numismatics, Archaeology and Heritage. He is an archaeologist, writer, and a cultural historian. He is employed by the...

Past Bumps into the Future With Uncertainity

Afsana describes the paradox faced by carpet weavers – send their young ones to learn the art or educate them to take up other professions(Ms. Afsana Rashid, 30, was born and raised in Srinagar and attended the Minto Circle High School. She graduated from the...

Upgrading the State Vigilance Commission (SVC)

An Editorial in the Greater Kashmir argues in favor of extending the national law to the State through adoption in the State AssemblySVC – A GOOD MOVEThe setting up of the State Vigilance Commission (SVC) on the pattern of the Central Vigilance Commission is a...