COVID19

This section displays the most exhaustive ad in-depth coverage of the Covid-19 pandemic and its impact on different facets of life in Jammu and Kashmir. It also has exclusive reportage of the history of epidemics in Kashmir.

What Makes SARS-CoV-2 a Difficult to Tackle Bug?

by Dr Muzafar Jan For the third time in as many decades, a zoonotic coronavirus (CoV) has crossed species to infect human populations. Until the...

Does Islam Guide In Situations Like Coronavirus Pandemic?

As the Coronavirus has made its entry into the Muslim world, there have been a series of interventions at different levels to fight the...

Unmasked

For most of its history, Kashmir remained hidden behind multiple masks, literally and metaphorically. In wake of a looming Coronavirus threat, the people in...

‘There Is Question Mark On Government Readiness’

Dr Suhail Naik, President, Doctors Association Kashmir believes a Covid-19 outbreak in Kashmir can hobble an already fragile healthcare delivery system KL: Is our government...

How The Coronavirus Must Be Fought?

by Dr Suhail Naik Human coronaviruses (HCoVs) are an old family of RNA viruses. They are most frequently associated with the common cold and upper...

Kashmir’s Tehran Tension

As Kashmir’s historical Iran connection is being tested by the coronavirus spread, expert Kashmiri Iranians suggest against flying a few hundred students home because...

Viral Fear

Kashmiris returning from Wuhan, the epicentre of coronavirus in China that has killed more than 2100 people, are quarantined in Delhi. As the health...

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