Browsing: Kashmir saffron

Conflict The city centre in the afternoon. KL Image by Bilal Bahadur

Bleeding Business

More than 115 days after Jammu and Kashmir was stripped of its distinction and statehood,…

Society

When nature calls!

 Kashmir may have a millennium long recorded history and might be the Paradise on Earth…

Agriculture

Mission Saffron

Dwindling yield has pushed Pampore’s saffron growers to a new low and sections within the…

Photo Essay

Waning Karewas

Pampore was once famous for its beautiful Karewas, but last two decades have changed the…

Agriculture

Mission Impossible

The multi-crore NSM scheme was launched to revive the dwindling saffron production in Kashmir. But…