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KO ANALYSIS View all

Tourists Need Phones, Internet Too

Tourists Need Phones, Internet Too

Mere lifting of advisory by the government will not do. It has to be urgently followed by the subsequent steps like restoring of mobile phones and the internet.

TOP STORIES View all

Valley Braces For Fresh Snow From Today

Valley Braces For Fresh Snow From Today

The union territories of Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh are likely to witness snowfall and rains for three days starting Thursday, the meteorological department said.The weatherman has forecast widespread snowfall in the Kashmir Valley and Ladakh from Thursday to Saturday. Jammu is also likely to witness snowfall and rains on Friday and Saturday.

Internet Services Remain Suspended In Kashmir For 101st Day

Internet Services Remain Suspended In Kashmir For 101st Day

Internet services across all platforms continued to be suspended in Kashmir for the 101st day on Wednesday following the abrogation of certain provisions of Article 370.

In Kartarpura Spirit

In Kartarpura Spirit

It is unlikely that the neighours will get back the dialogue any time soon. Something really dramatic needs to happen for them to engage again. Let us hope that PM Modi and his counterpart display the statesmanship to not only resume talks.

Growing Traffic In Srinagar

Snowed Under

New India, Pak deadlock

Uncertain Times

Status Quo Under UT status

Blackmail By Private Schools

Lingering Internet Gag

Rs, 10,000 Crore Loss

Embattled Apple Trade

SPECIAL REPORT View all

Fear Lurks Across Kashmir’s Apple Orchards

Fear Lurks Across Kashmir’s Apple Orchards

Spread across 1.87 lakh acres and catering to the livelihoods of around 3.5 million people, the apple industry is threatening to become a site of Kashmiri versus outsiders tussle. This threatens the state’s Rs10,000 crore ($1.4 billion) horticulture industry.

LOCAL View all

SC Refuses To Pass Any Interim Direction On Pleas On Article 370

SC Refuses To Pass Any Interim Direction On Pleas On Article 370

The SC Thursday refused to pass any interim order on a batch of pleas challenging the constitutional validity of the Centre's decision to abrogate the provisions of Art 370.

LG Says Poll Process In J&K To Begin ‘Soon’

Farooq Khan, K K Sharma Appointed As Advisors To J&K LG

Traffic Resumes On Kashmir Highway

WORLD View all

Gaza Flare-Up Day Three:Death Toll From Israeli Airstrikes Surges To 32

Gaza Flare-Up Day Three:Death Toll From Israeli Airstrikes Surges To 32

The death toll from Israeli airstrikes on the Gaza Strip rose to 32 in three days after Palestinian officials said on Thursday six members of the same family had been killed.

Hearing on Kashmir in US Congress This week

Iran Accuses Europeans Of Hypocrisy Over Nuclear Deal

Afghanistan To Release Senior Taliban Prisoners In Apparent Swap

LIFE & TIMES

Tips To Use Air Coolers Efficiently This Summer

Tips To Use Air Coolers Efficiently This Summer

Come sweltering summer season, humid air, whopping temperature increase and unbearable heat, the need of the hour in every Indian household is the precious air cooler.

How Wearing Gemstone Bracelets Help You?

How Wearing Gemstone Bracelets Help You?

Women love wearing bracelets. The sleek, cute design with.

Insha Bashir:  Story of Courage and Determination

Insha Bashir:  Story of Courage and Determination

When she was just 15, in 12th standard, she met with an accident. She had previously been diagnosed with gastric ulcers and suffered oral bleeding..

What’s So Special About Pakistani Dramas?

What’s So Special About Pakistani Dramas?

Everything is not shoddy about Pakistan. There are bright things too which we least take notice of or which get overshadowed by what selective media rhetoric present to us..

Dhadkan: Radio Kashmir’s Live Radio Gameshow

Dhadkan: Radio Kashmir’s Live Radio Gameshow

Radio Kashmir, Srinagar has a unique distinction among all the affiliated radio  stations of All India Radio for sending the first live radio gameshow on air almost two decades earlier..

From Ice Cream To Toilet Seats:The Most Bizarre Uses For Gold 

From Ice Cream To Toilet Seats:The Most Bizarre Uses For Gold 

It's currency. It's luxury. It's even dessert. But those are only the base uses of gold. This is the stuff of gods, big and small..

Phone Movements Can Predict Your Personality

Phone Movements Can Predict Your Personality

Mobile phone movement patterns say a lot about your personality type, say researchers who used data from phone accelerometers – the tiny sensors tracking phone movement for step-counting and other apps.

India, Pak Failed To Improve Human Situation In Kashmir: United Nations

India, Pak Failed To Improve Human Situation In Kashmir: United Nations

While appreciating the report's efforts to document the alleged human rights violations in Kashmir, Pakistan.

Central Kashmir: Militant Killed In Chadoora Gunfight

Central Kashmir: Militant Killed In Chadoora Gunfight

A militant was killed in a gunfight with state forces in Bugam area of Chadoora in Central Kashmir's Budgam District on Sunday..

Jhelum Bank Evacuees Hold Protest For Rehabilitation

Jhelum Bank Evacuees Hold Protest For Rehabilitation

Several families evacuated from the banks of Jhelum a decade ago Saturday held a protest here seeking rehabilitation..

Elected Govt In J&K In Nation’s Interest: Congress

Elected Govt In J&K In Nation’s Interest: Congress

NEW DELHI — Opposing the statutory resolution in the Lok.

J&K Bank Inaugurates ATMs For Amarnath Yatris

J&K Bank Inaugurates ATMs For Amarnath Yatris

SRINAGAR — In its endeavor to facilitate hassle-free Shri.

ENVIRONMENT View all

Govt Sets Up Panel To Declare Dal Lake As ESZ

Govt Sets Up Panel To Declare Dal Lake As ESZ

The JK govt has set up a ten-member committee to declare Srinagar's famous Dal Lake and its surrounding areas as an eco-sensitive zone (ESZ).

Jalal Ud Din Baba Awarded The ‘Inspire’ Award

Wildlife Sanctuary Tag For Tral For Hungul Protection

Countries Must Strive To Double Snow Leopard Population: India

TRAVEL

Air Ticket Counters at TRC Fleecing Customers, Authorities Mum

Air Ticket Counters at TRC Fleecing Customers, Authorities Mum

The air ticket counters established by the divisional administration at the Tourist Reception Centre (TRC) here following internet blockade in the Kashmir Valley are overcharging customers with authorities acting as mute spectators.

Train Service Resumes Partially In Kashmir Valley

Train Service Resumes Partially In Kashmir Valley

Rail services in Kashmir resumed partially on Tuesday over three months after being suspended in view of the Centre's decision to abrogate Article 370.

Airfare From Srinagar Increase Many Folds, Internet Gag Takes Toll

Airfare From Srinagar Increase Many Folds, Internet Gag Takes Toll

The airfare from Srinagar to other parts of the country has witnessed increase by many folds, badly affecting travel plans of many Kashmiris.

Air India Reduces Fare Cap On Srinagar-Delhi Flights To Under Rs 7000

Air India Reduces Fare Cap On Srinagar-Delhi Flights To Under Rs 7000

NEW DELHI — As Amarnath pilgrims and tourists continue to.

Extra Flights from Srinagar to Fly Out Tourists, Yatris

Extra Flights from Srinagar to Fly Out Tourists, Yatris

NEW DELHI  — With situation appearing turbulent in Kashmir, aviation.

Vistara Announces Intl Operations

Vistara Announces Intl Operations

The international services to Singapore will be operated by a Boeing 737-800NG aircraft with a two-class cabin configuration business and economy, a Vistara press release said..

Amarnath Yatra: Now Train Services Suspended For 5-Hours

Amarnath Yatra: Now Train Services Suspended For 5-Hours

 SRINAGAR — Northern Railways has decided to suspend train services.

GOI Keen To Start Int’l Flights from Srinagar Airport

GOI Keen To Start Int’l Flights from Srinagar Airport

SRINAGAR — Commercial Airlines have yet  to announce their late.

Inter-College Judo Tournament Concludes At KU

Inter-College Judo Tournament Concludes At KU

SRINAGAR —  The Annual Inter College Judo tournament (men/women) 2019.

After Worst Sex Ratio, J&K Records More Foeticide Than 19 Other States

After Worst Sex Ratio, J&K Records More Foeticide Than 19 Other States

SRINAGAR — After sharpest decline in the child sex ratio.

Dubai, The City Of Dreams

Some impressions are deeper and long lasting with a.

First Batch Of Hajj Pilgrims To Leave For Saudi On July 4

SRINAGAR — The first batch of Hajj pilgrims from Kashmir.

J&K Bank Launches ‘Help Tourism’ To Boost Tourism

SRINAGAR — J&K Bank Wednesday launched ‘Help Tourism’, a financial product.

Haj: 412 Seats Allotted To JK Private Tour Operators

SRINAGAR — Executive Officer, State Haj Committee (SHC) today informed.

INTERVIEW View all

‘We Tell New Delhi Please Uphold Supremacy of Your Own Constitution’

‘We Tell New Delhi Please Uphold Supremacy of Your Own Constitution’

We have been divested of our identity, stripped of our autonomy. Our territorial integrity is gone. We have lost our constitution.

This Time We Are Fighting an Existential Battle: Shah Faesal

MEC Embraces Kashmiri Students With Open Arms

REVIEW View all

Great Jataka Tales By Noor Inayat Khan

Great Jataka Tales By Noor Inayat Khan

Great Jataka Tales Summary: In a small forest, a hare convinces his friends—a monkey, a jackal.

Jinnah Expected India And Pakistan To Be Best Of Friends

10 Management Lessons from Azim Premji

LETTERS TO EDITOR View all

Kashmir: Schrödinger’s Cat

Kashmir: Schrödinger’s Cat

Schrödinger's cat is a thought experiment wherein a cat is placed with poison inside a sealed box. The cat is believed to be both alive and dead until it is observed..

Kashmir in Fix

Governors Statement on Corruption

OBSERVER TV

Kashmir’s Beloved Root Vegetable Has Made A Comeback

2014 Floods ravaged Kashmir and one overlooked consequence was.

Caught in the crossfre

Fear Has Returned To Kashmir Villages As India-Pakistan Clashes Resume.  Tensions between the two nuclear armed neighbours are at a boil.Tens of thousands of Kashmiri villagers along the LoC are in distress once again..

Almond Blossom In Kashmir

The early bloom of flowers on Almond trees in the sprawling garden in Shahr-e-Khaas is a source of attraction for nature lovers and tourists, alike.Historians maintain there is no record to suggest who laid the garden.

Badam Wae’r Through An Artist’s Lens

Distinguished artist Masood Hussain dropped the paintbrush for a while.

Schools Reopen In Kashmir After Winter Break

Schools in Kashmir re-opened Monday after remaining closed for.

CARS & BIKES

Top 5 Tempo Traveler Services In Delhi 

Delhi serves as an important junction for most travelers exploring any corner of northern India.

CAREERS View all

IIT Guwahati To Admit Kashmir Students

IIT Guwahati To Admit Kashmir Students

IIT Guwahati has signed an MoU with AICTE to implement the Prime Ministers Special Scholarship Scheme for Jammu and Kashmir students..

Jamia Extends Last Date For Admission For J&K Students

KHYEN CHYEN View all

Food Lovers Have a New Address in Srinagar

Food Lovers Have a New Address in Srinagar

The much anticipated culinary project, Grills Bistro & Kitchen, opened its doors for the food lovers of Kashmir at Parraypora, Srinagar on Sunday..

Food Fest at KU: An Outsider’s Review

TECHNOLOGY View all

Free Office Spaces In Bangalore For Kashmiri Entrepreneurs

Free Office Spaces In Bangalore For Kashmiri Entrepreneurs

Due to continued lockdown and internet gag, many Kashmir based IT companies are either shut or.

FB, Whatsapp, Instagram Back After 12 Hr Glitch

HEADS & TAILS View all

Beware of the New Danger!

Beware of the New Danger!

Do people really understand climate change and global warming? A few days of unseasonal chill brings.

Of Grandparents and Grand Children

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