Jammu and Kashmir Will Soon Go Tobaccoless

Jammu and Kashmir Will Soon Go Tobaccoless

The Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) will soon go tobaccoless. This is because cigarettes and beedis, which use the hazardous substance tobacco as their chief ingredient, will become a thing of the past and no longer exist in the state. The newly formed Mehbooba Mufti Syed government in has ordered a complete and an immediate ban […]

India-Pakistan Violent Exchange

India-Pakistan Violent Exchange

Aug. 14, 2015, is Pakistan’s Independence Day, which marks the day in 1947 when they won their freedom from the British. However, amidst the holiday celebration, a violent Indian-Pakistani exchange of gunfire occurred, leaving a woman dead and her two daughters and husband injured. President Mamnoon Hussain, under heavy security, reaffirmed his intent to renew talks with […]