Decimal Divide

Municipal elections have offered decimal statistics of democracy currently in vogue in Kashmir. The black and white map offers a clear view of the state of indifference, defiance and alienation. Areas with better participation suggested the local politics is yet not irrelevant at all. But the larger question is how…

Culture

Satirist Singer

Radio Kashmir helped him become the most famous young artist of his era and then militancy took over and everything…

Special Report

Manan, A New Wani?

Burhan Wani’s killing in 2016 summer was the key factor in converting a scholar into a militant. Tral teenager used…

Briefing

Briefing

SRINAGAR After struggling for almost 20 days, the families of five militants, who were killed on September 21, in Sumular…

Personality

Qazi Yasir

A day after a video showing Chairman of Ummat-e-Islami South Kashmir Qazi Ahmed Yasir in an obscene video call went…

Discourse

Argumentative Raj Bhawan

by Khursheed Wani It is a fact that Raj Bhawan in Jammu and Kashmir underwent discernable change since Satya Paul…

Editorial

Managing Floods

After the September 2014 floods that devastated Kashmir, especially the economic hub, the Srinagar, the follow up has been going…

Society

Afghanistan On A Hill

Afghans have historically settled in Kashmir since the fall of Mughal Empire and even before. Umer Sofi visited a small…

Media

The Foremost Broadcaster

In 1981, when Mahendra Koul (July 28, 1922 – July 18, 2018) visited the 10-Downing Street, he looked at Prime…

Classroom

Gase Games

With frequent law and order situation in Kashmir leading to the recurrent use of pepper and tear smoke, Zeenat Farooq…

Scholarships

Scholarships

Scholarships for LLM (Master of Laws) Students at University College London in UK, 2019-2020 Application Deadline: June 1,…

Life Story

A Reading Light

Moved by the plight of her blind nephew, Naza Bano shuns promising career options to help specially-abled kids like him.…

Ecology

Wonder Spring?

A Facebook video showing a spring in a non-descript south Kashmir village following kid’s commands to make its water rise…

Health

Delaying Emergencies

Kashmir’s roads and the situation send more people in trauma to the hospital than any other area in the region.…

Pulse

Confidant Cricketer

Playing with his toy-cars on a log of wood that was being cut to pieces by his father’s band-saw mill,…

Politics

A Silent Election

As Kashmir’s two main political parties stayed away from the polls and the militants are tactically enforcing a boycott, 392…

Infrastructure

Transmission Tales

In order to ensure that the existing fragile and inadequate power transmission system to Kashmir has a back-up, a REC…

Books

Behind Broken Glasses

Inspired by the seminal work of James Joyce, Feroz Rather creates magic in his book The Night of Broken Glass.…

Photo Essay

Lal Chowk Chalo In Pictures

by Bilal Bahadur Srinagar: Normal life remained affected for the second consecutive day on Tuesday as the authorities imposed restrictions…

Tourism

Adil The Alpinist

Mountaineering is a celebrated sport globally. In Kashmir, it has been popular with a section of enthusiasts, one of whom…

People

Mixed Memories

Perhaps the oldest surviving pensioner, Abdul Rashid Khan studied forestry in the UK when Hari Singh was still Kashmir’s proud…