The recent trend of Journalists turning Politicians in Kashmir valley and in other parts of country seems picking ahead of parliamentary polls and upcoming Assembly elections. The sudden surge of journalists leaving their cushioned jobs to join politics can be credited largely to the rise of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and its leader Arvind Kejriwal, who has inspired people to work for change.
The mid-day meal facility remains a distant dream for most of the schools in south Kashmir's Shopian district despite the fact that state government receives huge sums of money under this central-government sponsored scheme.
Deflating the tall claims of the authorities that electricity is being provided across the length and breadth of the state, Karewa Shadab, people in a village in south Kashmir's Shopian district are yet to see electricity in their houses.
A budding cricketer from Kashmir, who has already represented his state at the national level is feeling let down at the hands of very people who are supposed to support her - the Jammu and Kashmir Cricket Association (JKCA) and the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI).