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Rethinking the Kashmir conflict in the light of Marx’s concept of religion

By Mansoor Ahmad
Religion is the opium of the masses; this is probably the best-known quotation by Karl Marx, the German economist and Communist political philosopher. In this context, I take it to mean that without doing anything concrete to solve the Kashmir conflict, people are hoping (religious hope) that everything will be fine by the grace of Allah or hoping that Allah will take our revenge against those who are oppressing us.

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Book Review: S.K.Ghosh’s ‘Women in Policing’

By Mansoor Ahmad
As a female representative of a police agency, she is less burdened by public resentment of her authority; and as a woman, she tends to project the social consciousness so essential to police-public dialogue and understanding.