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The Damhal Aberration

Damhal is the only village in Kashmir region where the developmental projects mandated to be undertaken under Model Village project…

Cover Story
THE MODEL VILLAGE FARCE

The much- vaunted Model Village project was touted to transform villages in Kashmir into modern, self-sufficient entities. Kashmir Life visited…

Governance
‘Ignored and punished’

A robust business town is decaying fast under crumbling infrastructure and official apathy. Residents believe they are being victimized for…

Places
Star gazing in Ladakh

The largest telescope on earth is going to be installed in Ladakh, which will be used to study cosmic gamma…

Energy
Village of Linemen

By a strange confluence this village in Baramulla has over decades given Kashmir hundreds of its linemen responsible for maintaining…

Diary
Muzaffarabad

Syed Shujaat Bukhari
In Pakistan Administered Kashmir (PaK), one comes across a strange emotional bonding the people have with our part of Jammu and Kashmir. Generally referred to as “Occupied Kashmir” (Maqbooza Kashmir), they are in love with its beauty to an unimaginable limit. A few years back, I was in Central Asia.

Diary
Muzaffarabad

by Syed Shujaat Bukhari Located at a distance of 180 kilometres from both Islamabad, the capital of Pakistan, and Srinagar,…

Diary
Japan

Sameer Yasir                             Outside the Suvarnabhumi airport in Bangkok, the rain drops falling on the…

Places
Islamabad

by Syed Shujaat Bukhari For a moment I thought we have landed in different city as the “new look” of…