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A Distant Casualty

As a major consumer market in northern region, Kashmir sources its requirements from across the region. With the curfew-strike combine…

Business
Poppy Pop Up

Marijuana is outdated. Now poppy cultivation is popular in Kashmir because it yields better, faster, is less labour intensive and…

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e-Bazaar

As more people carrying plastic cards are skipping the routine and making real purchases from the virtual malls from their…

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Wine Monies

Liquor is an interesting business. For a produce worth Rs 280 crore in 2015-16, the government made Rs 817 crore…

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A Clay Thing

Not so long ago clay utensils were central to Kashmir’s lifestyle. But as plastic took over, people associated with the…

Agriculture
‘Meat’ My Rabbits

For twenty years they literally lived under the shadow of guns. Since its demiltrilisation, rabbit farm in Pattan is now…

Arts & Culture
Waghoo is Out

With polythene foam taking over as new matting material in Kashmir, handmade Waghoo is losing both appeal and market. Shakir…

Business
Not Easy Ride

He started with manufacturing geysers for Kashmir markets. Despite lackluster response, he put his bets on a battery operated vehicle…

Business
Kashmir’s Kota

Thanks to private coaching centres Parrypora is host to diverse aspirations generating Rs 200 crore business. Zafar Aafaq reports It…

Business
No Glitter

The recent row regarding extra one percent tax on gold by GoI has left jewellers and artisans in a fix.…

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