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Wednesday, February 21, 2024
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Cover Story

This is the major copy on most important happening in a week that usually features on page one of the magazine

Half A Decade

Jammu and Kashmir completed 1825 days (five years) without an elected government on June 19, 2023. With impressive tourist footfall, minimal militancy and not...

Desolate Markets

Markets across Kashmir used to be teeming with activity in the days ahead of Eid, a situation that is missing yet again. Syed Shadab...

The Fantasy Fever

Finally, cricket has gone beyond the game. A huge business, it always had a betting business around. Now the virtual world has squeezed it...

Kashmir’s Knife Crimes

It requires a lot of comparative data to suggest if teenage knife crimes have gone up but the fact is incidents of stabbing are...

Adopted Parenthood

With fertility going down and the number of childless couples increasing, Kashmir is witnessing a demand-supply gap in child adoptions. Post-2019, a new system...

G20 In Kashmir

Months of preparations and tons of efforts resulted in an incident-free G20 TWG meeting amid unprecedented security measures in Kashmir. Discussions around sustainable development...

Making Kashmir G20 Ready

For months, Jammu and Kashmir's administration has been working overtime to ensure the G20 Tourism Working Group meeting is an incident-free success. Given the...

Kanihama: The Loom Village

A central Kashmir village is home to the most expensive Shawls that Kashmir weaves. Raashid Andrabi and Insha Shirazi spent some time with the...

‘Artificial Intelligence is Another Revolution’

From a state-run secondary school in Srinagar to IBM’s Watson Lab and now the Director of Engineering (AI) at LinkedIn, Dr Faisal Farooq has...

Kashmir’s Narasimha Rao Days

The worst period of Kashmir militancy coincided with PV Narasimha Rao’s term as Prime Minister. How he handled the goriest situation ever, its diplomatic...

The College Crisis

With a huge network of colleges and a lot of enrolment, the students are dissatisfied with the pace and process of the education they...
Near Khanqah-e-Moala British colourist William Carpenter Junior (1818-1899) has drawn this picture during one of his three visits to Kashmir. the most Known was in 1853.

Kashmir’s Early Introduction to Islam

Centuries before the arrival of Shah-e-Hamadan and the rise of Sheikh Nooruddin Noorani in the fourteenth century, Kashmir knew about Islam and Muslims. Rajatarangini,...

The SKIMS Story

In the 40 years of its existence, the Sher-e-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS), a deemed university, has emerged as a key research and...

O’ Pir Panchal

After remaining invincible and impregnable for centuries, the mighty Pir Panchal is witnessing enormous developmental activity for a new expressway, a challenging railway line...

Property Tax Controversy

Abandoned many times in the recent past, the Jammu and Kashmir administration has started the process of imposing a property tax that is estimated...