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Information Technology is the new mover and shaker of life. This section features detailed copies about the technology and the impact of its services on different facets of life in Jammu and Kashmir.

Trekking For 2G

Not far away from the Line of Control (LoC) in Uri sector, students climb to a hilltop to catch the low-speed mobile signal to...

Crucial Service

With a lot of enterprises emerging on social media and the lockdown preventing consumers from moving around too much, Kashmir threw up space for...

4G for Knowledge

In a world besieged by the virus, people are working from their homes, using the high-speed Internet. In Kashmir, more than 1.5 million students...

Kashmir’s Internet Exodus

 Almost six-month-long internet shutdown led to the migration of businesses, students, research scholars, outside the valley.they had to uproot their bases and start afresh to...

Behind Firewalls

Initially, it was a battle for coming out of the wrong side of the digital divide. Now with 2G at play, it is the...

Curtains Fall

After August 5 shutdown, most of the courier and the parcel delivery companies working with the e-commerce outlets have closed forcing almost 500 young...

Gag Capital

As the internet shutdown continues into 2020, making it the longest internet gag in the history of democracy, reports Umar Mukhtar By the year-end when...

Double Jeopardy

A section of the specially-abled population was hugely relying on the smartphones and internet to stay in touch with their families. For the last...
Passengers waiting to board Banihal train at Anantnag station. KL Image by Umar Khurshid

The Internet Train

As railways resumed its limited service, tens of thousands of Kashmiris spend their days in Banihal to avail the internet and upgrade their cell...
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Breaking A Silence

Barely four days ahead of the platinum jubilee of the communication lockdown, when the phones returned to life, not every call was a happy...

Losing Connections

A section of the society having the luxury of functional fixed-line phone tried making good money, reports Shams Irfan A small worn-out bench inside a...

Virtual Battles

As thousands of youngsters fight virtually on a noisy online platform, the PUBG has emerged a new crisis for parents. Even the health officials...

Vlogging Career

A young man is finding a better career in shooting a daily life and putting the content on his social media pages, reports Umar...

In Bits and Coins

The cryptocurrencies are not the legal tender in India but various companies are making big monies in Kashmir, reports Saima Bhat Within a week after...

Virtual Yarbal

As the global village gradually shrunk to a smartphone, the people in the interesting times ruled by the information technology, created their own spaces...

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