Will Cross Border Trade Replace Cross Border Violence?

If the cross LOC trade is allowed to turn into a functional reality, it will certainly be the most powerful CBM, notwithstanding scepticism and cynical rejection(Shuhab Hashmi, 38, was born in Baramulla, and graduated from the Degree College in Sopore, and completed...

Bringing Knowledge to People Obsessed With Politics is not Easy

Forget books, even free internet does not overcome public indifference towards librariesTrove Of Knowledge Lies Shunned, IgnoredSrinagar: A rare collection of almost 80,000 books has failed to evoke any interest from the book lover. The treasure trove of rare books in...

Walnut Industry gets News to Cheer About

Kashmiri walnuts records bumper growth Srinagar: In spite of the bad weather during its flowering season, the walnut industry has recorded a bumper yield this year.According to official records, this year the annual production is likely to cross last year’s...

Kashmir gets its first steel processing plant

When will the agriculture sector (agrarian economy) get its due?A First for KashmirSrinagar: Counseling the youth to be part in the industrialization, the Governor N. N. Vohra Monday said that central and state governments were providing immense incentives for the...

Work is worship, but why not in Kashmir?

Is it our culture that manifests in delay and denial about everthing unpleasant?Why isn’t a healthy work culture evolving in the valley?Javaid Malik (Greater Kashmir)Srinagar: “Work is worship,” thus goes the old adage. But in Kashmir it seems to...