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Azad faces career's biggest challenge

Union Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad is facing his career's biggest challenge in the Udhampur constituency, which votes Thursday, as this is the…

Blog

Kashmir: an open letter from ex-UJC chief to current chief

Respected Brother Syed Salah-ud-din Sahib Chief United-Jehad-Council (UJC) Asalamu-Alaikum In the absence of Shura system of Hurriyat Conference the…

Literary Dispatch

Twitterati remember Garcia Marquez's literary genius

Fans of Colombian Nobel laureate Gabriel Marquez Garcia took to Twitter Friday to pay tribute to the author by remembering his most celebrated pearls…

Columns

Glimpses of enigmatic narrative

In July 1989, the group of four expeditionists including myself crossed the LOC in Mendhar sector at about 2 a.m. (night) and, after descending the…

Photo Feature

Photo feature: down the Afarwat slopes

In the famous tourist resort Gulmarg, less than six miles from the volatile ceasefire line that divides Jammu and Kashmir between India and Pakistan,…

Tech and Gadgets

Reliance raises call tariff by 20 per cent

 Reliance Communications, India's fourth-biggest mobile phone carrier, will hike voice prices starting April 25, the company said in a statement, to…