Sops for the Elites

Ashraf feels that excessive investment in tourism is misplaced and the J&K Government needs to put its money in activities that enhance state’s GDP. He should know (Mr. Mohammad Ashraf, 68, was born and raised in Srinagar. He attended the S.P. High School...

As Rabid as Dog Menace on Our Streets

Ashraf is talking about corruption in Kashmir, and he calls political corruption as the mother of all corruptions (Dr. Mirza Ashraf Beg, 71, was born in Sarnal, Anantnag. He did his primary schooling at the Primary Hanfia School in Anantnag and completed his F. Sc....

Town Planner’s Perspective on Resolving the Traffic Mess

Shafat offers his ideas (Mr. Shafat Ahmed Reshi, 46, was born in Brane, Nishat, Srinagar. He completed his basic schooling from Shaheen Public School, Srinagar, and his advanced schooling from MPML Higher Secondary School, Srinagar. He completed his diploma in civil...

Srinagar Enters the 20th Century

So what if it is only a century behind? A bigger question is will it really happen? Lead story followed by an editorial in the Rising Kashmir  Srinagar to Get 4 Traffic Signals by First Week of May Rising Kashmir News  Srinagar: The summer capital is all set...

J&K Has No Fire Safety Act

The Kashmir Monitor makes a frightening revelation – hospitals and other public building may have inoperable fire-fighting equipment. Report followed by an editorial  JK has no Fire Safety Act  Firdous Hassan  Srinagar: While the fire service week...