Entrepreneurship

Off late, Jammu and Kashmir has emerged as the major player in helping young men and women to have their own ventures and start-ups. This section features the most successful players who have evolved into role models in a state that has a comparatively higher unemployment rate.

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Housing Students

Hilal Shah meets Rakib Ahmad, a young man who identified deficits in the coaching eco-system and converted them into one major opportunity. The success gave the young...

Craft Marketing

Two women joined hands and created a digital platform that helps artisans get offshore buyers directly. In a few months of its operation, 192...

Behind A Wild Cumin Cafe Are Two Young Engineers

by Syed Ahmad SRINAGAR: It was November 23, an unusually hot and sweaty Tuesday of 2021, but for two youngsters it was an idea jumping...

Android Orchards

With a lot of machines already involved in the apple growing in pre-harvest and post-harvest, it is the turn of taking information technology to...

Virtual Game

With more and more kids getting access to fast internet and smartphones, the Covid19 initiated restrictions have created a new generation of youth who...

Fish In Fashion

A news photographer created a social media page for selling pre-cooked Kashmir fish. He had forgotten the idea when orders landed in his in-box....

American Wazwaan

A Kashmir born woman settled in California has established an authentic Kashmir cuisine kitchen that home delivers mouth-watering dishes and a variety of fusion...

Fashioning A Passion

Skipping to manage the family business, an ‘accidental’ model understood the wealth locked in Kashmir’s brand deficit but faced resistance at home. Eight years...

Baking Beauty

After studying law in London on a Chevening Scholarship, a Kashmiri girl teaches law and has successfully launched a start-up to produce and market...

Reviving An Art

Caught by immobility dictated by situation and pandemic, a number of girls started reviving the forgotten art of calligraphy and some of them were...

Ancient Futures

A social entrepreneur has created a facility on Sindh foothills with a focus on reviving the traditional culture and lifestyle in twentieth-century Kashmir. Apart...

A Living Orchard

After completing his twelfth class, Manjit Singh took his father’s ideation of life seriously. Working within the orchard, he is creating a model of...

Parsa’s On A Roll

Offering affordable food in upmarket environs, Javed Parsa created a major eatery chain with footprints within and outside Kashmir by operating from a tiny...

A Pencil Village

A small village in Pulwama supplies more than two-thirds of the raw material to one of India’s major pencil makers pushing Chinese and German...

Model Millionaire

 By the end of twentieth century when a low ranking employee was desperately thinking about the future of his seven sons, he made a...

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