Articles by: Javeed Ahmad Raina

Cradled by Conflict: The Plight of Children in Kashmir

Cradled by Conflict: The Plight of Children in Kashmir

Kashmir has always been in grip of one or another kind of crisis. The dark clouds of uncertainty loom over the echoing mountains from last several decades. The prolonged conflict has transformed the beautiful valley into a devastating dystopia, forcing the whole community to fight a life and death battle against the threat of extinction from the tyrant tides of[Read More…]

by June 24, 2020 India
India-A Decaying Civilization

India-A Decaying Civilization

                                       India is the cradle of the human race, the birthplace of human speech, the mother of history, the grandmother of legend, and the great-grandmother of tradition…Mark Twain India has ever been the land of peace and harmony. It has been a heaven for co-existence, brotherhood and religious tolerance. The country managed to sustain secular values in[Read More…]

by May 14, 2020 India
True Journalism: A Triumph of Art over Artifice

True Journalism: A Triumph of Art over Artifice

                               I still believe that if your aim is to change the world,                    journalism is a more immediate short-term weapon. Tom Stoppard Journalism, as a professional art is very challenging but a pious mission. It is associated with writing, editing and reporting to the print[Read More…]

by May 13, 2020 India
Lockdown in Kashmir – A Cursed Normalcy

Lockdown in Kashmir – A Cursed Normalcy

               To plunder, butcher, steal, these things they misname empire: They make desolation and they call it peace- Publius Tacitus When rest of world is under virtual lockdown to prevent the spread of Coronavirus, Kashmir is under the twin garb of both, Virus-lockdown and imposed normalcy. In Kashmir, the very words, lockdown and normalcy[Read More…]

by May 12, 2020 India