Salman Nizami remained active in media for more than 10 years and later joined Politics and at present is associated with Indian National Congress. Having reported on the huge growth of media in J&K, he now has a keen interest in the development of State with the changed security, political and economic conditions.
There couldn't have been a more apt time for a book like An Era of Darkne to be written. Just as judges look at past precedents to arrive at a conclusion on a present case, we needed a book that tell...
The bond and the trust, which had tied up the aspirations of Kashmiri people with the rest of India ever since independence, is now being destroyed by the present government. The rise of communal forces is the beginning of the end of our long history of shared aspiration, shared struggle and shared values of harmony, peace, and brotherhood.
There are a whole lot of artists, scientists, sportspersons, musicians, engineers, academicians, writers, poets, dancers, who have all been given the Padma Shri. You, despite being small fry compared to them, have been given a bigger award. If you are so opposed to hypocrisy, tweet about the present government's bias. Tweet, that you have been overestimated.