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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

SC Hears Pleas Against Article 370, Information Blockade In JK

SC Hears Pleas Against Article 370, Information Blockade In JK

The Supreme Court on Tuesday heard a batch of petitions concerning the situation in Jammu and Kashmir which arose after the abrogation of Article 370 of the constitution.

Kashmir Trade Body Plans To Sue Govt For Info Blockade

Kashmir Trade Body Plans To Sue Govt For Info Blockade

Economic losses in Kashmir have run well over a billion dollars since its statehood was revoked in August, the main trade body in the state said, adding that it planned to sue the government for damages.India turned Jammu and Kashmir into a union territory, tightening control in a move it said would rein in militancy in the region.

Rise In Cancer

Rise In Cancer

Sadly, successive J&K Governments have so far done little about the growing food adulteration , which has now been proven to be one of the factors leading to rise in cases of cancer in Valley.

Deepening Traffic Mess

In Kartarpura Spirit

Growing Traffic In Srinagar

Snowed Under

New India, Pak deadlock

Uncertain Times

Status Quo Under UT status

Blackmail By Private Schools

Lingering Internet Gag

SPECIAL REPORT View all

NGOs Keeping Healthcare, Education On Track In Kashmir

NGOs Keeping Healthcare, Education On Track In Kashmir

Community schools have sprung up in various parts of the valley to ensure that the students who miss out on schooling stay in touch with their education.

LIFE & TIMES

Play To Retell Story Of Kashmiri Poet Habba Khatoun

Play To Retell Story Of Kashmiri Poet Habba Khatoun

The story of 16th century Kashmiri poet Habba Khatoun will be the central theme of "Zoon Noor Kashmir Ka", Aadyam's closing play for its fifth edition.

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.

BUSINESS View all

Investor Summit Soon In J&K; 40,000 Local Youths To Get Govt Jobs: LG

Investor Summit Soon In J&K; 40,000 Local Youths To Get Govt Jobs: LG

JK LG G C Murmu on Monday said an investor summit, which was earlier postponed following the abrogation of Article 370, would be held soon so that investments pour into the UT for its development and to create employment avenues for the youth.

Mobile Call, Data To Cost More From Dec As Voda Idea, Airtel Hike Rates

Nafed Apple Procurement In Kashmir Failed Miserably: Farmers Body

Deadline For Filing GST Annual Returns Extended; Forms Simplified

ENVIRONMENT View all

NGT Seeks Report On Expansion Of J&K High Court Premises

NGT Seeks Report On Expansion Of J&K High Court Premises

The National Green Tribunal has sought a report from the Jammu and Kashmir Forest department on a plea alleging expansion of the high court premises.

Flood, Fire And Plague: Climate Change Blamed For Disasters

Govt Sets Up Panel To Declare Dal Lake As ESZ

Jalal Ud Din Baba Awarded The ‘Inspire’ Award

TRAVEL

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.

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.

Travellers Should Prefer Kashmir Over European Countries: Secy Tourism GoI

SRINAGAR —  After winding up his three-day tour to.

DGCA Asks Airlines To Reduce Airfares On 10 Routes To ‘Reasonable Levels’

NEW DELHI — Aviation watchdog DGCA Tuesday asked airlines.

Airfares In India See Sharp Rise In Last Few Months: Report

NEW DELHI — Airfares in India have been rising in.

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

MEDIA View all

PCI’s Fact-Finding Team To Visit JK From Dec 7 To Assess Media Freedom

PCI’s Fact-Finding Team To Visit JK From Dec 7 To Assess Media Freedom

A three-member fact-finding team of the Press Council of India will leave for JK on Dec 7 to assess the situation under which media is operating.

Pak, Turkey and Malaysia To Launch Muslim TV Channel

‘Where Do You Find Reporters Like These?’

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

MHRD Recognizes KIIT As An ‘Institution of Eminence’

MHRD Recognizes KIIT As An ‘Institution of Eminence’

The Govt. of India has recognised Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology (KIIT) Deemed to be University, Bhubaneswar as an 'Institution of Eminence' (loE).

IIT Guwahati To Admit Kashmir 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

Facebook Nixes Billions Of Fake Accounts

Facebook Nixes Billions Of Fake Accounts

Facebook on Wednesday said it has nixed 5.4 billion fake accounts already this year, in a sign of a persistent battle on social media.

Free Office Spaces In Bangalore For Kashmiri Entrepreneurs

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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