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Unending uncertainty: No hope for hoteliers

“We survived earlier uprisings, but in 2019, when the government itself came up with tourist advisory,” says Mr. Bhat, “it triggered fear about Kashmir.”
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How young Kashmiris are losing jobs due to Internet gag?

"I saw the lay-offs coming in the shutdown as the operations of Internet-based businesses lost its mode of survival - Internet.”

Kashmir’s artisans lose work in months long internet ban

For the last hundred days, Mohammad Nasir, 34, a paper machie artist from Srinagar’s Lal Bazar area has been in a conundrum – his...

Kashmir’s rotten season of apples

“From 2008 till now, farmers who are dependent on this economy find themselves in darkness. Our hopes shattered when we did not receive the expected amount from our annual production.”
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Scope of Trade: “They ruined our economy”

Eighty-five days past the abrogation of the article 370 and article 35-A of the constitution – Kashmir Valley stays silent, and the unorganised civil...

Malik Noor: 70-yr-old rearing silkworm to weave family’s dreams

Thirty years ago, in 1988, when a 39-year-old had nothing but a mud-hut, where she lived with her family of four—struggling to put food...
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Young clay entrepreneur decorating her dreams

A day in September, last year, walking on the embankments of paddy fields, Urooj Jan, 22, pursuing Bachelors in Home Science from Government Degree...
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Pulwama’s entrepreneurs are running booming dairy farms

Milk—the need to nourish the hour—has made its ways into the muddy lanes of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district, and has become the market leader...
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From Willow to Poplar: Downfall of Kashmir’s bat industry

From gully cricket to international, the Kashmir willow made bats have swung balls around the globe. In Sachin Tendulkar’s fame hall to valley’s remote...
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How to construct building on Jhelum bank after floods?

The under construction building on the banks of Jhelum river. Photograph by Saide Zahoor for The Kashmir Walla Despite the...