Tral’s Gufkrals’

On the foothills of Tral is a maze of caves that is an established archaeological site offering details about the early settlements of mankind in Kashmir. More than 3000-year-old site, it has keys to understanding the hunter-gathering era of Kashmir and has continuity in history…

Special Report

A Myanmar In Jammu

Despite being UN listed refugees, the Burmese living in Jammu do not see any major shift in the attitude of…

Tourism

The Heaven I Know

Fighting her parents and the media-generated perceptions, a Bangalore student volunteers to teach at a Doda school and spend some…

Ecology

Beautiful Wasteland

As Kashmir invests heavily in infrastructure and promotion to improve the visitor footfalls to resurrect the ailing hospitality sector, Shams…

Classroom

Solar Tracker

by Shakir Nisar Solar energy is rapidly gaining popularity as an important means of expanding renewable energy resources. As such…

Personality

Vikram Misri

A 1989-batch India Foreign Service (IFS) officer and senior diplomat, Vikram Misri, who was serving as Indian envoy in Myanmar,…

Discourse

An Open Dialogue

by Khursheed Wani The Hurriyat Conference leaders would not directly call Governor Satya Pal Malik to complain about “atrocity and…

Editorial

In Anticipation

Indications are clear that the Jammu and Kashmir will not have the remote rule for a long time as the…

Briefing

Briefing

BANGLADESH Pakistan star cricketer Shahid Afridi, who has remained vocal about his views on the Kashmir issue, is in Bangladesh…

Why Reconciliation Is Vital For Kashmir?

by Shefan Jahan For them, the Ceylon diver held his breath, And went all naked to the hungry shark…….                                                   …

Books
Women Politics In Conflict

Contrary to the general belief that Kashmiri women have remained insulated from the politics and continue to remain the victims…

Politics

Reconnecting South

Post-Burhan Wani, Mehbooba Mufti attempted breaking the ice by visiting two families deep South. Will it help the unionists to…

Infrastructure

Generational Spill Over

A Rs 2.13 crore irrigation project approved by the Planning Commission in 1979 was initiated by Sheikh Abdullah in 1981,…

Security

Guns and Graves

Though 2018 was the deadliest year in a decade, and the new recruitments are down, Shams Irfan sees it premature…

Media

New Comedy Kings

Living in perpetual gloom and sadness for decades, some young men have unleashed their funny bone on the internet, thus…

Business

Keeping The Date

For managing 365 days and decorating the kitchen walls, Kashmir alone consumes almost three million wall calendars a year. Detailed…

Governance

Sins Stink

The politics within the various factions making the SMC triggered a crisis within the class that led to the collapse…

Entrepreneurship

A Kazak In Kashmir

She was studying in Kazakhstan where she fell in love with a Kashmiri medical student. Finally, they landed in Kashmir…

Scholarships

Scholarships

Washington Center Academic Internship Program, USA 2019 Washington Center, USA Application Deadline: February 20, 2019 Apply Now Southern…

Society

Women Wails

From the fall of the Kashmir’s first woman ruler in last one millennium to a spate of serious crimes being…

Health

Vitamin D Story

by Zeenat Farooq Vitamin D or the sunshine vitamin is a vitamin sub-type under the class of Fat-Soluble Vitamins. It…