Lockdown in Kashmir

Interview | Shut business establishments adversely affect economy: Yaseen Khan

The Kashmir Walla’s Pirzada Shakir spoke with Mohammad Yaseen Khan, president of the Traders and Manufacturers Federation and chairperson of the Kashmir Economic Alliance...
Dal lake

Dal lake photographers struggle as tourism falls

Shikaras outnumber tourists as the people relying on tourism wait endlessly. The streets are empty, shops shut and the clear absence of tourists in even small numbers for almost three years now has begun to take a heavy toll on local businesses.  The professional photographers of the Dal Lake also claimed to have failed to make it to the monetary relief granted by the government. 
Kashmir mutton

Govt says strict action against mutton dealers for keeping public hostage

Srinagar: Stating that the mutton dealers are misusing their monopoly, the divisional administration Kashmir on Wednesday said that strict action will be taken against...
Covid, Kashmir, Srinagar ICU beds

COVID-19: J-K records 41 deaths overnight

Jammu and Kashmir has reported 41 fresh Covid-19 deaths since the last night, taking the total number of deaths related to the deadly virus...
Farm laws, Kashmir farmer protest, kashmir farmers

Govt can allow transfer of J-K’s agri land for public use: MHA

Srinagar: The Ministry Of Home Affairs on Wednesday said that as per the adapted land laws of Jammu and Kashmir, the Government can allow...

No gold in Kashmir, jewellers stop selling amid high prices

Srinagar: The Jewelers association from the commercial hub, Lal Chowk here on Wednesday decided to stop selling and buying gold coins in view of the...
Kashmir industries

J-K Industrial Policy: Old wine in a new bottle

The policy supersedes the previous industrial policy of 2019, which was statedly “more focussed towards the traditional cottage industries”, to encourage industrial expansion.

Fire breaks out in Kupwara town, several shops damaged

Kupwara: Several shops have got damaged in a major nocturnal blaze that has broke out in Old-chowk in main-town Kupwara. Reports reaching Global News Agency...

Kashmir willow bats to get Geographical Indication tagging

Kashmir's famous willow bats are in the process of getting GI (Geographical Indication) tags, a news channel has reported. A recent study showed that it...

Centre unveils Rs 1,08,621 crore J-K budget, each DDC gets Rs 10 crore development...

Srinagar: Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Wednesday unveiled Rs 1,08,621 crore budget of Jammu and Kashmir Union Territory for 2021-22 in the Lok...