Tuesday, March 26, 2019
On Friday, snowfall in Kashmir Valley ended the two month long dry spell in the Valley, covering everything into snow, as the weather changed. Amidst prediction by the local Meteorological department (MeT), the Valley including Srinagar, the summer capital...
For last three decades the Kashmir Valley, surrounded by the Himalayan mountains, has witnessed bloodshed, as the armed militancy against the government continues. Every year while hundreds or sometimes thousands die in the violence - by...
Christmas, an annual festival, commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ, was celebrated today on 25 December by people around the world with great excitement. Thousands of Christian devotees in the Muslim majority Kashmir Valley arrived at the nearby churches on...
Meet Abdul Khaliq Kumar, hailing from Chaar-e-Shareef area of district Budgam, 29 kilometers from Srinagar, known for his pottery. Kumar began practicing this skill at the age of 13 and continues it even at the age of 63 today....
After nine years of war, which began with the intervention of the Soviet Union in 1979, Afghanistan entered a new round of political turbulence,  full of intensive conflicts. The country whose economics have been entirely paralyzed, sacrificed too many...
Every year thousands of workers from various states of India, mostly Bihar and Uttar Pradesh, come to Kashmir for work. They work as barbers, carpenters, masons, embroidery workers, or in several other skilled fields. Bricks are made in Kashmir,...
On Saturday, most of the areas in Kashmir Valley, including the summer capital Srinagar received the season’s first snowfall after continuous downpour since Thursday evening. Snowfall, which began in the higher reaches of the Valley on Thursday, has considerably brought...
Police on Wednesday detained dozens of Shia mourners and resorted to tear gas shelling and cane charging to thwart traditional 8th Muharram procession in Srinagar. Authorities on Wednesday decided to impose restrictions in order to curb mourning processions in civil...
Senior pro-freedom leader and Hurriyat Conference (G) chairman – Syed Ali Geelani – on Saturday hosted an Iftar party at his Hyderpora residents in which pro-freedom leaders including Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Yasin Malik participated among others including lawyers,...
Shopian: Rayees Ahmad Ganie, who used to work as a laborer, was shot at in head by army personnel on last Saturday during a protest. He succumbed to his injuries today morning at a hospital in Srinagar. On Wednesday, at...