Six lakh pilgrims expected for Amarnath Yatra

Jammu: Chief Secretary, B V R Subrahmanyam Wednesday chaired a meeting to review the preparations being made for a safe and hassle-free Shri Amarnath...
Krishna Dhaba

‘No threat in Kashmir’: Two months after attack, Krishna Dhaba reopens

Srinagar: Two months after his son was  killed by the militants in Sonwar area here, the owner of famous food-outlet Krishna Dhaba Tuesday resumed...
Sanna Irshad Mattoo

Kashmiri photojournalist among 11 Magnum Foundation fellows

Kashmiri photojournalist Sanna Irshad Mattoo, 27, has become one of the eleven Magnum Foundation's 'Photography and Social Justice Fellows' in 2021. The Foundation has called...
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...

Life in mountains

As a long winter ends and Kashmir's meadows are green again, the people of the mountain - a semi-nomadic Gujjar tribe - have returned...
Kashmir, Kashmir earthquake

A terrifying earthquake rekindles memory of 2005

While the Saturday earthquake was not as strong as that of October 2005, it was enough to rattle a few feathers and bring chills among the populace who live in Seismic Zone V - the most active region where some of the powerful earthquakes can occur.
kangana ranaut

Did Didda fight Ghaznavi? Kangana Ranaut is wrong.

Did the twelfth century Kashmiri queen Didda fight Mehmood of Ghazni? Historians say it never happened. Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut says that it is...
Muharram procession in hasannabad

Muharram majlis: A space to mourn and vent for Shia women in Kashmir

Such majlises have not only provided her with a space to be a part of a gathering for women but have also taught her “how Karbala acts as a school for the world to be better and to stand up against injustice”. 
Kashmir, Kashmir Lt Governor, Manoj Sinha, Manoj Sinha lt govenor,

L-G Sinha greets people on Eid-ul-Fitr

Jammu: The Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha, has extended warm greetings to the people on the joyous occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr. In his message...

MHA panel recommends Centre to consider extending financial assistance to inhabitants of Turtuk

Srinagar: In a significant development, a parliamentary panel has recommended to the Government of India to consider extending financial assistance to the people living in...