Wednesday, April 24, 2019

A home away from home

A nation’s culture resides in the hearts and in the soul of its people. – Mahatma Gandhi Though I was born and raised in Canada,...

I’m a house and my name is….

I don’t know who I belong to now. Once I had a family. There used to be laughter all around. The children drew sketches...

Kashmir’s Meadow of Gold

Photos by Muhabit-ul-Haq Sonamarg is a popular tourist destination of Kashmir. It is situated at 87 kilometres north-east of Srinagar and at an altitude of...

Gulmarg: Some Frozen Moments

This photo feature has some of the snow-capped moments of Gulmarg Snow Festival 2011 frozen by freelance photo-journalist, Muhabit-ul-Haq. The two day snow festival...

Meadow of Death

Every summer, Ghulam Mohiudeen Sheikh finds himself in the middle of a war zone. Mortar explosions announce the mornings, and his modest house wobbles...

Loss of habitat

Almost half the world's plant species and one-third of vertebrates are endemic to twenty-five “hotspots” of biodiversity on the planet, each of which has...

Confluence: An art show in Srinagar

In the heart of Srinagar, a three-day art show called "Confluence" featuring some of the most important emerging and senior artists in Kashmir today...

Ramzan: The holy month

Ramzan is the ninth month of Islamic lunar calendar during which Muslims across the world are fasting from sunrise to sunset. In Kashmir, like...

Living on the edge

  In the continuous exchange of fire and mortar shells at the disputed international border and Line of Control between India and Pakistan the people...

Delhi Monsoons

Monsoon is definitely the time of the year for which every Delhite craves. A refuge from the soaring heat, these magical showers grant your...