Justice Denied: Sopore 1993

Dubbed as militancy capital, the Sopore town was subjected to a series of carnages and arson during the 1990s. After 45 coffins of charred civilians were lowered in graves and 16 injured, the promise of justice sent the town reconstructing the decimated 27 homes and…

Has Poshnool Faded Away?

by Sheikh Saqlain SRINAGAR:  “Where has the Poshnool gone?” My grandmother asks me on a chilly winter morning. “There was…

Special Report

Reconnecting South

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

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

The Book

With less than a century after a fiction-writer imagined about a book that contains everything that has been written or…

Personality

Rasik Salam Dar

When 17-year-old Rasik Salam Dar, a resident of Ashmuji village in Kulgam, made it to the coveted Indian Premier League…

Discourse

Lone, Not Alone

by Khursheed Wani Peoples Conference has the unique distinction of being a Kashmir-centric political party divided into two factions with…

Editorial

The Jamia Debate

An outrage followed the entry of some young men into the Jamia Masjid, apparently to record their sequence with the…

Briefing

Briefing

MUMBAI Kashmir’s Laila Majnu fame star Abrar Qazi, 28, a Srinagar resident, is going to make his TV debut where…

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

JRL Survives

They might have issued a record number of strikes in 2018, but the JRL affiliates suggest that the survival of…

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…