In Maqbool Bhat’s Trehgam

For the last 30 years, Kashmir has been freezing life to remember Maqbool Bhat, the man who was born out of his execution in Tihar Jail in 1984. This has given a new identity to Trehgam, his village. But Shams Irfan visited the fast-growing frontier township to discover that Bhat’s…

Special Report

Madam X

Whenever a sleaze racked is unearthed in a society cloaked in high morals, the first target is the victim itself.…

Discourse

Feel The Change

by Khursheed Wani On January 18, a 24-year-old skier from Sweden Daniel Naat fell into a deep gorge in Gulmarg…

Personality

Naveed Jat

by Tasavur Mushtaq It was June 20, 2014, when police in south Kashmir claimed to have achieved a major success and…

Health

Family Forgetfulness

Many men and women admitted to Kashmir’s only mental hospital were forgotten by their families after they got well. Zeenish…

Photo Essay

Romancing the Lake

by Mihir Patilhande Srinagar’s jewel, Dal Lake is the major tourist attraction in the city centre. When you think of the…

Business

TAAI-Up

As the state tourism ministry is trying to help revive the hospitality sector, facing a historic slump for the last…

History

Nehru’s First Speech On Kashmir

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, last week, commented that had Sardar Patel been in the driving seat, “entire Kashmir would have…

Infrastructure

Missed the Bus

Not being realised by the policy makers or the stake-holders, passengers using public transport waste a part of their life…

Society

Gender Crisis

A month after the state government admitted the existence of trans-genders in J&K, the community that has survived torture and…

Places

Unmaking Srinagar

Almost half a century after creating a full-fledged development authority to help Srinagar become a modern city, Kashmir’s capital is…