Thai Supreme Court accepts criminal case against former PM Yingluck

Asia Pacific
BANKOK —  Thailand's Supreme Court accepted a criminal case against ousted former Prime Minister...

Pakistan convict dressed in white for hanging before last-minute stay

Asia Pacific
ISLAMABAD — A Pakistani man charged as a child with murder was dressed in a white uniform, ready for hanging...
The opening of the garden usually marks the advent of tourist season in Kashmir

Kashmir's Tulip Garden: Flowery, yet stinky

Kashmir
SRINAGAR — A day after chief minister Mufti Muhammad Sayeed described Srinagar as a “city of magnificent gardens” after throwing open Asia's largest Tulip Garden, the tourists at the picturesque...

AFSPA and the 'ignorance' of Kashmir's political class

Feature By Ahmed Ali Fayyaz
JAMMU - National Conference member Dr Bashir Ahmad Veeri generated a high...

Dangerous Turns: Kashmir's killer roads have taken more lives than conflict

Reportage By Kamran Shamshad
On the dull Wednesday morning of July 16 last year, Zareefa Bano and her...

An open letter to Syed Basharat Bukhari

Opinion
Dear MLA sahib,With due regards, I want to inform you that my village,...

Is Mufti Setting the Agenda for New Delhi from Srinagar?

Reportage By Jehangir Ali
On March 1, the overcast sky in Jammu opened up as the newly-elected...

US economy grew at 2.2 percent in fourth quarter

WASHINGTON — US gross domestic product (GDP) grew at an annual pace of 2.2 percent in the...

Mercury is heavily dark due to cometary carbon dust: Study

WASHINGTON —  A new study has revealed that the surface of Mercury appears dark because...

A Rare Farewell

Celebrating birthday parties, cutting ribbons and cakes, mouthfuls of mouth-watering pastry,...
Samsung Galaxy Note 4

The big android phablet with a stylus

The Good / Brilliant high resolution 5.7 inch Super AMOLED screen and an excellent 16...

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Quranic verses written on the main entrance of Syed Janbaz Wali Shrine of Baramulla. The shrine is one of the revered places in northern Kashmir.

From Ishafan to Kashmir: The abode of Syed Janbaz Wali (RA)

The abode of Syed Janbaaz Wali (RA), a prominent Muslim missionary from Ishafan, the then capital...