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Women Rights in Indian Constitution

JK NNI News RAJA SHAFQAT SHEIKH  February 15 India is a motherland of every citizen to enjoy his / her life without any fear and depression and enjoy right without any caste ,creed , colour and religions. Comparing a right to man, woman has equal right to in every sector against a man .             In India every woman has …

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Nasreena, Baramulla’s first woman restaurateur

JK NNI News Shakir Kuchay Nasreena, Baramulla’s first woman restaurateur Applied for a loan at Khadi and Village Industries Board (KVIB), but that was never sanctioned. Now she runs Al Kareem with the help of six employees and besides traditional wazwan serves different varieties in Chinese as well as continental cuisines as per demand of the customers.Breaking the tradition, 35-year-old …

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Hazrat Syed Meerakh Shah (R A)

JK NNI News Rafia Bashir From old times Famous saint of Kashmir Hazrat Syed Meerakh Shah (R A) 1886-1971. Syed Meerak Shah Saheb Kashani (R.A) also known by the name of Faqeer – E Milat, was one of the famous Sufi saints of Kashmir in the Indian Subcontinent. Syed Meerak Shah Sahib Kashani (R.A) believed in drawing people close to …

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Origin of Kashmiri House Boat and some other origins

JK NNI NEWS RAFIA BASHIR I first came to know the interesting story a couple of years back, the story of how Kashmir got its famous houseboats. The interest however was triggered about the stories that I have heard about families in old times travelling to Tulamulla in doonga via the river route, taking days, sometimes braving waves. A House Boat on Dal Lake, year 2008 Here’s a pieced together …

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Bill Gates makes 100 million investment to eliminate Alzheimer’s

JK NNI NEWS Reuters London: Billionaire Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates is to invest $50 million in the Dementia Discovery Fund, a venture capital fund that brings together industry and government to seek treatments for the brain-wasting disease. The investment, a personal one and not part of Gates’ philanthropic Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, will be followed by another $50 million …

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Lal Shahbaz Qalandar famous sufi saint

JK NNI NEWS RAFIA BASHIR Usman Marwandi[1] (1177–19 February 1275), popularly known as Lal Shahbaz Qalandar (Sindhi: لعل شھباز قلندر‎), was a Sufiphilosopher-poet of present-day Afghanistan and Pakistan. He was called Lal (“ruby-colored”) after his usual red attire and Shahbaz to denote a noble and divine spirit and Qalandar as he was a wandering holy man. Life Lal Shahbaz Qalandar, son of Ibrahim Kabeeruddin,[2] was born in Marwand. His ancestors had migrated from Baghdad and settled in Mashhad, before …

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Fossil of ‘our earliest ancestors’ found in Dorset

JK NNI NEWS RAFIA BASHIR Fossils of the oldest-known ancestors of most living mammals, including human beings, have been unearthed in southern England. Teeth belonging to the extinct shrew-like creatures, which scampered at the feet of dinosaurs, were discovered in cliffs on the Dorset coast. Scientists who identified the specimens say they are the earliest undisputed fossils of mammals belonging …

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2017 ‘very likely’ in top three warmest years on record

JK NNI NEWS RAFIA BASHIR The year 2017 is “very likely” to be in the top three warmest years on record, according to provisional figures from the World Meteorological Organization. The WMO says it will likely be the hottest year in the absence of the El Niño phenomenon. The scientists argue that the long-term trend of warming driven by human …

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