Watch: Zakir Musa finds mention in wedding song

Watch: Zakir Musa finds mention in wedding song

Al-Qaeda’s Kashmir representative Zakir Rashid Bhat aka Zakir Musa is now a household name in the Valley. After drawing new fault lines in the three-decade-long insurgency in Kashmir, men, women, and children chant his name in every nook and cranny of the Valley.  Now, the oft-repeated slogan: Musa Musa, Zakir Musa, has become the new […]

Govt officials in Assam to face salary cut for neglecting parents

Govt officials in Assam to face salary cut for neglecting parents

Assam has passed a bill that seeks to deduct 10-15 percent of the salary of government employees who do not take care of their parents and disabled siblings. “This act will try to ensure that elderly parents do not end up in old-age homes and can pass their twilight years in their own homes,” Assam finance […]

UK consultancy firm brings Paras hospitals to Kashmir, promises ‘affordable treatment at your doorstep’

UK consultancy firm brings Paras hospitals to Kashmir, promises ‘affordable treatment at your doorstep’

UK Asian Business Council (UKABC), a UK-based consultancy firm, brings Paras Hospitals, Gurgaon to Kashmir Valley to tie-up for super speciality facilities with Ramzaan Hospital Srinagar. “Paras Hospitals and Ramzaan Hospital Srinagar have come together to conduct OPD and IPD facilities in Srinagar for 16th and 17th September 2017,” chairman UKABC Taha Islam Coburn-Kutay said. […]

China supports Myanmar’s genocide of Rohingya Muslims, splits intl community: Report

China supports Myanmar’s genocide of Rohingya Muslims, splits intl community: Report

International divisions emerged today ahead of a UN Security Council meeting on a worsening refugee crisis in Myanmar, with China voicing support for a military crackdown that has been criticised by the US, slammed as “ethnic cleansing” and forced 370,000 Rohingya to flee the violence, AFP reported. Beijing’s intervention appears aimed at heading off any […]

Man beaten up for speaking in fluent English in Delhi: Report

Man beaten up for speaking in fluent English in Delhi: Report

A 22-year-old man was thrashed allegedly by five men for speaking with his friend in fluent English while dropping him off at a five-star hotel in Lutyens’ Delhi, police said on Monday, news agency PTI reported. The incident was reported in the early hours of Saturday and three people have been arrested in this connection, […]