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  1. Triple Talaq Declared Illegal in India
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    Triple Talaq Declared Illegal in India

    In a landmark 3-2 verdict, the Supreme Court of India has set aside the centuries-old practice of triple talaq in which Muslim men divorce their wives by uttering talaq three times in quick succession

  1. Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hu Chunying

    ‘If We Enter India, It Will Be Chaos’

    This is for the first time Chinese have officially commented on the rising tension between the two Asian giants. Chinese reaction was coming only through state controlled media outlets so far

  2. HC Bans Constructions in Sonamarg Till Further Orders

    HC Bans Constructions in Sonamarg Till Further Orders

    To save Sonamarg from becoming a concrete jungle, the Jammu and Kashmir High Court on Tuesday banned till further orders all constructions at the tourist resort in central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district

  1. NABL accreditation of food-labs:HC Gives Finance-Deptt 1 Week to Clear Proposal

    HC Gives Govt 2 Weeks to Revive School Fee Panel

    “Education is treated as a noble occupation on no profit-no-loss basis. Thus, those who establish and are managing the Educational Institutions are...

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    Girls Higher Secondary School Functions from Tin Shed

    The building of Government Girls Higher Secondary School at Narbal collapsed during 2014 floods and since then girl students are being imparted...

  3. Machhil Gunfight: Soldier, Militant Killed, 5 Troopers Injured

    1 Militant Killed During Handwara Gunfight

    Government forces launched a cordon and search operation at Hongnikote in Haphruda forest area of Handwara, 85 km’s from Srinagar, following...

  4. Shabir Ahmad Shah

    Delhi Court Denies Bail to Shabir Shah

    Additional Sessions Judge Sidharth Sharma denied the relief to Shah, who is currently in judicial custody, after the Enforcement Directorate (ED)...

  5. Bus Overturns in Handwara, 18 Injured - File Pic

    Bus Overturns in Handwara, 18 Injured

    At least 18 people were injured, three of them critically, on Tuesday after a passenger bus overturned in North Kashmir, police said.The accident...

In Depth

  • Editorial

    Triple Talaq Judgement

    While the judgment on Triple Talaq certainly has a constructive dimension, it doesn’t detract from the force of the contention as to why reform...

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  • Features

    Joys of the occasional detour

    As a journalist, one has travelled to remote places across India that have intractable pot-holed roads or have no roads at all to connect them to the...

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  • Opinions

    ‘K’ is for Kashmir

    Kashmir is the source of the rivers that feed the Indus Valley. Water is an existential issue. Control over this life source cannot be legally...

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  • Editorial

    US’ new Af-Pak strategy

    By ignoring India, Pakistan relations and in turn Kashmir will once again prove detrimental to not only the prospect of peace in  Afghanistan but...

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    No Holds Barred

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