Indian Government Bans Tehreek-e-Hurriyat for Five Years Under Anti-Terror Law

Indian Government Bans Tehreek-e-Hurriyat for Five Years Under Anti-Terror Law

The Ministry of Home Affairs has officially declared ‘Tehreek-e-Hurriyat (TeH)’ as an ‘unlawful association’ for the next five years under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act. In a notification issued, the MHA mentioned that it has declared TeH as an unlawful association for a five-year period, using the authority granted by section 3 of the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, 1967 (37 of 1967). Following this announcement, Union Home Minister Amit Shah posted on ‘X’, “The ‘Tehreek-e-Hurriyat, J&K (TeH) has been declared an ‘Unlawful Association’ under UAPA.

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Embracing Winter Mornings: Alternative Strategies for a Thriving Winter Wellness Routine

Embracing Winter Mornings: Alternative Strategies for a Thriving Winter Wellness Routine

Benefits of Indoor Activities for Physical and Mental Well-being; Professional Tips for Staying Motivated and Consistent By: Javid Amin As crisp, frosty mornings greet us, the allure of outdoor walks can wane. Yet, maintaining a dynamic, health-promoting routine needn’t be sacrificed to icy winds and sunrises concealed by mist. Winter, in fact, presents a unique opportunity to explore a repertoire of invigorating indoor activities that can bolster your physical and mental well-being. Forge your own Fitness Sanctuary: Home Gym Haven: Transform your living space into a personalized fitness sanctuary. Leverage the wealth…

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Mumbai Police on High Alert Following Threat of Explosions; Investigation Underway

Mumbai Police on High Alert Following Threat of Explosions; Investigation Underway

Searches were conducted at key public places and installations across the city after the police received an anonymous threat call. The New Year’s cheer cranked down a notch after Mumbai Police received a call from an unidentified person warning of serial blasts in the city. The police began searching after receiving an anonymous call on Saturday evening. “Mumbai Police Control received a threat call on Saturday evening, around 6. The caller claimed that there would be serial blasts in Mumbai before hanging up,” news agency ANI cited an official as…

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Navigating the Crossroads: Kashmir’s Private Schools Chart their CBSE Course

Navigating the Crossroads: Kashmir's Private Schools Chart their CBSE Course

Beyond the Headlines: A Look at the Impact of CBSE on Public Schools in Kashmir By: Javid Amin A Paradigm Shift in the Valley: The education landscape in Kashmir is poised for a significant transformation. Scores of private schools are embarking on a journey towards the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) curriculum, a move mandated by the J&K administration starting from the 2024-25 academic session. This ambitious transition, while brimming with potential, presents a unique set of challenges and opportunities for schools, parents, and students alike. Unpacking the Rationale:…

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Embracing the Chill: How Pheran and Kangri Weave Winter Tales in Kashmir

Embracing the Chill: How Pheran and Kangri Weave Winter Tales in Kashmir

Beyond Warmth: The Enduring Significance of Pheran and Kangri in Kashmir By: Javid Amin Amidst the snow-dusted landscapes of Kashmir, where winter paints the valley in shades of pearl and sapphire, two companions transcend mere garments to become vital threads woven into the tapestry of survival, comfort, and cultural identity: the pheran and the kangri. More than Physical Warmth: While the pheran and kangri offer undeniable protection against the icy grip of winter, their significance extends far beyond the physical realm. They embody a deep understanding of the natural world,…

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Respecting Time, Reshaping Habits: #BeOnTimeKashmir Takes Aim at Cultural Delays in Kashmir

Respecting Time, Reshaping Habits - #BeOnTimeKashmir Takes Aim at Cultural Delays in Kashmir

Respecting Time, Reshaping Habits: A Call for Timely Blessings in Kashmir By: Javid Amin The serene valleys of Kashmir echo with the whispers of ancient wisdom, the murmur of prayer flags fluttering in the crisp mountain air, and now, a rising chorus for change – the #BeOnTimeKashmir movement. This isn’t a mere call for clock-watching schedules; it’s a tapestry woven with threads of cultural introspection, Islamic values, and a yearning for a future where time resonates with purpose and respect. Kashmir’s “laid-back charm,” while seductive, can manifest as frustrating delays,…

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Kashmir Braces for Double Blow: Freezing Temperatures and Public Reprimands Amid Power Woes

Kashmir Braces for Double Blow: Freezing Temperatures and Public Reprimands Amid Power Woes

Residents, who claim they have this winter been battling the worst power crisis in decades, accuse the government-run Kashmir Power Distribution Corporation Limited of adding insult to their injury The Valley is shivering in the cold amid frequent power outages. But what has left many chilled to the bone is the under-fire electricity department’s attempt to hit back by publicly shaming alleged pilferers, mostly poor people whom previous administrations tended to indulge. Residents, who claim they have this winter been battling the worst power crisis in decades, accuse the government-run…

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Access Barred: Mehbooba Mufti’s Planned Meeting with Poonch Families Halted

Access Barred: Mehbooba Mufti's Planned Meeting with Poonch Families Halted

People’s Democratic Party Mehbooba Mufti chief was stopped by the police when she was en route to meet the families of victims near the location of an anti-terrorist operation in Poonch. Mehbooba Mufti, the chief of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), was stopped by the police on DKG road in Poonch in Jammu and Kashmir due to security concerns on Saturday. She was en route to meet the families of victims near the location of an anti-terrorist operation in the Poonch district in Jammu and Kashmir. Mehbooba Mufti and her…

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