October 22, 2017 1:04 AM

    Hands tied, mouths sealed

    Fatima Nafees, the 48-year-old mother of Najeeb Ahmed tells anyone who cares to listen of how she had instinctively advised her son to seek admission at the Jamia Millia not JNU.

    October 22, 2017 1:04 AM

    October 22: When bullets rained like hell and Bijbehara was bathed in blood

    If ship-wrecks are seen as sea marks, we have a better chance to survive.

    October 22, 2017 1:04 AM

    Dichotomy: Of denials and detentions

    Right now things have become so baffling and mysterious that the actual politics about the actual issue has got plastered with a pack of propaganda from all sides.

    October 22, 2017 1:04 AM

    A sad day at school

    Most of the boys believed it was none other the naar-i-mokul – that winged owl-faced supernatural being who had set our school on fire, some gullible elders also subscribed to it.

    October 22, 2017 1:04 AM

    In memoriam

    You miss the ‘being’ of a person and as you can miss the ‘being’ of a house as well when it ceases to be, it too dies in a sense.

    October 22, 2017 1:04 AM

    Back to Basics

    The essential characteristics of the politics would be the same; it has to be rooted in people, done through the apparatus of society, and should necessarily travel through human needs.

    October 22, 2017 1:04 AM

    Attention Schools and Parents!

    The most prestigious of the Universities- referred to as the Ivy League- consists of 8 top names: Harvard, Brown, Dartmouth College, Cornell, Yale, The University of Pennsylvania, Princeton and Columbia. Then there is a Russell group of Universities in the UK, which includes Universities like Oxford, LSE & Cambridge.

    October 22, 2017 1:04 AM

    A tryst with a braid chopper

    The shout reached my dear neighbors who rushed towards my house to rescue my family.

    October 22, 2017 1:04 AM

    When Bijbehara turned red

    At the time of incident I was 13; I was one among the thousands in the procession; I got many bullets in my chest and my both hands got critically injuries.