Articles by: Rameez Bhat

Towards a Gender Sensitive Society

Towards a Gender Sensitive Society

“If you educate a man, you educate an individual, but if you educate a woman, you educate a whole nation: – Dr James Emman Kwegyir Aggrey International women’s day is to be celebrated on 8-March this year with a theme of “Generations Equality’’ across the world.  It is a worldwide event that celebrates the concernments and achievements of women all over the world.[Read More…]

by March 7, 2020 Patriarchy
When I hoped for Peace In despair

When I hoped for Peace In despair

At this uncertain time of scarred historicity and the chaotic years I had followed from the beginning of my existence onto the world, memory of my past would often haunt me. I had seen the people of my age suffocated, caught in the hue and cry not finding any sight of peace dawning. I had heard houses have souls and[Read More…]

by March 12, 2019 Kashmir
Why Ban FAT Schools?

Why Ban FAT Schools?

 “The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character – that is the goal of true education”                                 ~ Martin Luther King  A notification released by the Ministry of human affairs on 28th February has imposed[Read More…]

by March 5, 2019 Kashmir
Kashmir Conflict: Revisiting Nehru’s Legacy

Kashmir Conflict: Revisiting Nehru’s Legacy

  With the end of British paramountcy on 15th August 1947 India’s towering leader, Jawaharlal Nehru, famously declared India’s ‘tryst with destiny’. What followed the aspirational beginning of a new India was light years away from Nehru’s democratic socialism or secularism . Hundreds & thousands of Muslim refugees were killed, if not with the consent of Nehru, but at least[Read More…]

by November 24, 2017 Kashmir
Kashmir: In Search Of Lost Paradise

Kashmir: In Search Of Lost Paradise

Kashmir is a land where everyone across the globe savors its picturesque beauty; Where everyone relishes its wazwan; where everyone craves to come again and again; where everybody bask in the glory of its different seasons. And same is the case with its own people; they too enjoy everything associated with their land except the illegal occupation. Now this paradise[Read More…]

by November 20, 2016 Kashmir