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Agha Shahid Ali: A portrait of longingness

Agha Shahid Ali. Photograph credit: Copyright © 1990 by Stacey Chase. “Let me cry out in that void,...
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Life Across LoC: From Mian Bakhsh’s darbar in Mirpur

I always adored Saif-ul-Muluk, poetry by great Sufi saint Mian Muhammad Bakhsh, since childhood. I spent countless summer evenings sitting on Takatposh (Wooden bed)...

First book on Delhi’s red light district

By Fahad Shah New Delhi, India: There is no dearth of books on India's capital city. Still some corners of this city have fountain of...
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What Kashmiri refugees across LoC told Anam Zakaria?

As the chairlift arrives, I notice that it is hanging by a thin cable, the wind rocking it left and right over the flowing...
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Jajeer Talkies: Kashmiri trio carving a space for comedy

A group of three youth from Kashmir - Faheem, an MBA student in Bangalore; Aahmed, also an MBA distance student from Srinagar; and Shoaib...
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Behind the lens, on a Shikara

On the calm waters of Dal Lake, surrounded by the Zabarwan mountains on one side and Hazratbal Shrine on another, he ceaselessly rows his...
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Recipe | How do you make Kashmiri tea – NunChai?

So you know if you are a non-Kashmiri, in Kashmir, and you say, ah I’d love a cup of tea – chances are you’ll...
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Saleem Qasba walks back Kashmir to save inherited art

Saleem Qasba, 38, walks back to his hometown to save inherited Kashmir art, but he continues to face taxation and hardships. Photograph by Asif...
What was Manan Wani reading?

What was Manan Wani reading?

Scholar turned militant in Kashmir, Manan Wani, 26, in one of his letters had written that he was reading "politics, learning sciences and deliberating...
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