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Kashmir Life

Why the Pollsters Got India’s Elections Results Wrong?

by Javaid Iqbal The issue of social desirability bias, where respondents tailor their answers to what they believe is socially acceptable, can skew results when...

Thajiwas: A 1945 Climbing Guide

Thajiwas With huge crowds of tourists messing over the foot of the Thajiwas glacier in Sonamarg, it creates tragedies and impacts the eco-fragile area....

Briefing June 2-8, 2024

SAFAKADAL Two brave residents of Safa Kadal (Srinagar) heroically rescued a four-year-old boy from drowning in the Jhelum River, turning a serene afternoon into a...

What is the Future of American Democracy?

by Asad Mirza Last week saw some perplexing developments in the United States, as former President Donald Trump became the first sitting or former president...

Why A Volcano Is Lurking Beneath the Cold Desert of Ladakh?

Ladakh’s history and strong cultural and self-governance aspirations remained a thorn in the side of the state of Jammu and Kashmir. Devolution into a...

What Is India’s Fact-Checking Collective Teaching Us About The National Elections?

by Syed Nazakat Global Risk Report 2024 from the World Economic Forum states that misinformation is one of the greatest threats that countries around the...

Tracing Kashmir Birds

Kashmir’s impressive biodiversity has attracted experts and specialists for a long time. British Indian civil servant and a respected nineteenth-century Scottish naturalist, James Davidson...

Gulmarg Gondola: An Introduction

The two-stage gondola lift ferries about 600 people per hour to and from Kongdoori Mountain, a shoulder of nearby Apharwat Peak (13,976 ft). There are...

Why Heatwaves Could Be Deadly For Older Adults?

by Deborah Carr, Enrica De Cian, Giacomo Falchetta and Ian Sue Wing The World Health Organization and Pan American Health Organization warn that this decade will...

Why Abir’s Book On Nund Reshi Needs a Revisit?

by Haroon Rashid The author has not dealt, as he was supposed to, with the political milieu or for that matter what the author indicates...

JKNC: Looming Legacy Challenges

Jammu and Kashmir’s five-time Chief Minister and the most senior politician, Dr Farooq Abdullah, skipped a Lok Sabha contest on health grounds. Is he...

Briefing May 26 – June 1, 2024

PULWAMA Lawyer Zahid Ali, the former spokesperson of the banned Jamaat-e-Islami (JeI) has been arrested after his surrender before the police in Srinagar in connection...

How Social Media Content Creators Exploit Kashmir’s Pain?

by Bazila Bilal With zero accountability the page owners get away with anything by simply deleting the posts or issuing an apology. While the stories...

Why The Renewed Repression of Rohingyas in Mayanmar Is Getting Unnoticed?

by Asad Mirza Latest reports from Myanmar, speak of new atrocities and crimes being committed in a concerted campaign of violence and destruction by Myanmar’s...

Anantnag’s Contestant Mix

As usual, the contest in the challenging Anantnag-Poonch constituency is between the major parties. But there are too many others, who may not get...