Dilip Kumar and Vajpayee

Dilip Kumar: A bridge between India and Pakistan

Mohammad Yusuf Khan, born to an Awan family in Peshawar on 11 December 1922, was a common link between the two neighbors - India...

Thousands gather at Hazratbal shrine to see holy relic, offer prayers on Mehraj-e-Alam

Srinagar: Amid COVID-19 pandemic and inclement weather conditions, Shab-e-Mehraj, the night of ascent when the Holy Prophet Muhammad (SAW) ascended to the highest levels...
Ashok Koul, Kashmir,

Kashmiri Pandits have started to return to Kashmir: BJP’s Ashok Koul

Srinagar: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) General Secretary (Organisation) Tuesday said that from today, migrant Kashmiri Pandits have started to return to the Valley after so...
Kashmir poets

“The art of poetry should live”: Inside Kashmir’s village of poets

Ranjoor Tilgami finds a panah-gah in poetry; a refuge. “There are moments when you feel like there is an emotional volcano within you,” Ranjoor, which...

The origin, evolution of Kashmir’s emblematic cuisine Wazwan

“When someone from outside comes to Kashmir, why do we serve wazwan? It is our identity.”
Kashmir trout fishes

Trout On Wheels: A mobile shop selling trout fish in Kashmir

Why named it Trout On Wheels? Kana’s friend in England has a restaurant on wheels that always fascinated him. “I thought of keeping a similar name for selling trout in vehicles. Makes sense."
IGP Kashmir, Kashmir security, Kashmir forces, Kashmir police

IGP greets people on Ramzan, prays for unity and peace

Srinagar: Inspector General of Police Kashmir Vijay Kumar has conveyed his greetings to the people on commencement of the holy month of Ramadhan here...

Cats as pets: Finding friendship, healing minds

The death of her five-year-old nephew had left Sheikh Mehvish distraught and depressed. The feeling of being lost and purposeless had overwhelmed her and...

‘Sometimes a king, sometimes a beggar’: The fading tales of baand paether

"Baand paether has helped in reviving Kashmiri language. It can be kept alive if the government tries to revive it."

In last two months, 45,102 tourists visit Kashmir

Srinagar: The Kashmir valley has been witnessing a sudden rise in tourist inflow this winter as more than 4500 tourists have visited in January...