LOCAL View all
The Bharat Jodo Yatra will reach Jammu and Kashmir towards the end of January and will culminate with a public meeting, a Congress leader here said on Saturday..
CITY View all
At a time when commuting in Srinagar city is becoming tiresome due to traffic jams and huge volume of vehicles, a group of Kashmiri youth are set to launch an E-Bike venture in association with the Srinagar Smart City Limited (SSCL)..
REGIONAL View all
The high-voltage campaigning for the second and final phase of the Gujarat Assembly elections ended at 5 pm on Saturday..
WORLD View all
Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday strikes on Ukrainian infrastructure were “inevitable” as the Kremlin rejected US President Joe Biden’s terms for talks and warned the assault would continue..
LIFE & TIMES
Many people’s default when preparing fruit and vegetables is to peel them. But often, it’s not necessary. There are important nutrients in the peel. And, what’s more, discarded fruit and veg peels contribute to climate change..
Since the first iPhone launched 15 years ago, consumer shopping habits have slowly but relentlessly shifted toward mobile devices..
Playing sounds to people while they are asleep can be used to help them to forget or weaken traumatic and intrusive memories, according to a study..
And as energy, transport, fuel and groceries all get more expensive, there are fears that over 4 million British households are experiencing financial difficulties..
For parents, children and teachers, one of the most striking memories of the pandemic will be the sudden transition to online learning..
Karbala is a passionate yearning of Islamic Ideal. It is spiritual and strenuous longing of seemingly elusive values of purity, piety, equity and liberality.
In many countries, inequalities in income and wealth have been rising since the 1980s. It has been estimated that the top 1% of income earners globally earn 20 per cent of total income..
Teeth don’t have to be white to be healthy. As is often the case, what we now believe to signify health in people is actually an aesthetic preference (such as the constantly shifting but always slim definition of a 'healthy' body type)..
Cars are getting smarter. While you can’t buy a true self-driving car at a dealership, the vehicles that are available are still crammed full of the newest tech—even if some features are gimmicky..
Numerous studies have shown that consuming olive oil – in particular extra virgin olive oil (EVOO) – can have many different benefits for our health..
While the one-handed claw is seemingly the most convenient way to grip your device, over prolonged periods of time, it could be doing damage to your wrist and aggravating your ulnar nerve—among other issues..
They ride better; they stop better—so everything's great, right? The problem is that modern cars almost invariably feel a bit boring to drive. The issue is more acute the longer you've been driving, as you might expect, since the cause is technological progression—specifically, power steering..
The 'impostor syndrome' is a psychological pattern in which an individual doubts his/her skills, talents or accomplishments..
Why has Japan earned the distinction of being the country where people live long, healthy lives? Is there something in their food and nutrition that helps longevity.
BUSINESS View all
As many as 2,000 Kisan Khidmat Centres' have been set up across Jammu and Kashmir to provide all facilities to farmers at their doorsteps, Additional Chief Secretary, Agriculture Production Department, Atal Dullo said..
SPORT View all
Memphis Depay and Daley Blind scored in the first half and Denzil Dumfries added a late goal as the Netherlands eliminated the United States from the World Cup with a 3-1 victory on Saturday..
HEALTH View all
Department of Nuclear Medicine SKIMS inaugurated two day academic event on Friday at SKIMS auditorium. The theme of the event is Recent advances in Nuclear Medicine : Imaging and Therapy..
ENVIRONMENT View all
Once known as Maharaja Protected Wetland is losing its sheen as illegal encroachment, unabated pollution and lack of conservation measures have affected the ecosystem of the wetland at Haritar Hygam in Sopore..
Indian airlines carried 1.14 crore passengers in October, 10 per cent higher than the number of people flown in September..
The domestic airlines industry is projected to post a loss of Rs 15,000-17,000 crore in the current fiscal as their financial performance is likely to remain under pressure in the near term, a report said on Friday..
Air passenger traffic volume is expected to recover to the pre-pandemic level, implying a robust 75 per cent year-on-year growth this fiscal, a report said on Monday..
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday described the number of daily domestic air passengers nearing the pre-COVID level as a "great sign" and said the focus is on improving connectivity across the country..
Indian airlines carried 1.01 crore passengers in August, reflecting a more than 4 per cent growth in domestic air traffic compared to the previous month..
There have been various incidents of bird hits during the last few weeks. On August 4, Go First's flight to Chandigarh returned to Ahmedabad on Thursday after suffering a bird hit..
Limits imposed on domestic airfares will be removed from August 31, after a span of approximately 27 months, the Union Aviation Ministry said on Wednesday..
Aviation regulator DGCA, on Wednesday, ordered SpiceJet to operate maximum 50 per cent of its flights, which were approved for summer schedule, for a period of eight weeks..
SpiceJet's Delhi-Dubai flight was on Tuesday diverted to Karachi as the fuel indicator started malfunctioning, officials of the aviation regulator DGCA said..
The J&K Haj Committee on Tuesday asked the selected Haj pilgrims to deposit arrangement dues, including insurance premium, transport charges from and other charges in the Committee’s bank account..
Private airliner Go First, formerly known as GoAir, has become the first airline to receive approval from the Airports Authority of India for night parking at Srinagar as well as Jammu airports, officials said on Friday..
Go First on Tuesday said it has stopped operating Srinagar-Sharjah flight from March 27 as it does not have the requisite bilateral rights..
The Srinagar International Airport marked the busiest day in its history, handling its highest number of per day passengers at nearly 15,200 on Monday, with 7,305 arrivals in 102 flights, officials said..
The authorities at the Srinagar airport have installed six new modern equipment including In-Line Baggage System(ILBS) in an attempt to enhance the air-navigation of the aircraft, passenger safety and security..
INTERVIEW View all
Of course, there is resentment and people have grievances. Let's not forget the country has been reeling under decades of draconian sanctions, which have taken a heavy toll on ordinary people. Tenth months into the Ukraine war, inflation and food crisis have assumed alarming proportions across Europe..
REVIEW View all
Excerpts from the foreword of Maulana Muhammad Abbas Ansari’s soon-to-be-released autobiography- 'Abbas: Journeys up the Hill’.
CINEMA & TV View all
Time after time, what are clearly acts of violence against women on screen are repackaged as declarations of passionate love without giving thought to the social ramifications of such a twisted reading of romance and desire.
MEDIA View all
Amid the takeover process of NDTV by the Adani Group, senior journalist Ravish Kumar quit the media giant on Wednesday, effective immediately..
This week's INKISHAF by Kashmir Observer is on the rampant axing of young willow trees for the making of cricket bats. This massive deforestation in Kashmir is being done despite lakhs of old willows available around Hygam and Ninglee Wetlands of Sopore which government has failed to clear and utilise for the gentleman's game..
Kashmir is buzzing with birds flying from the different parts of the world at the moment. But as Kashmir Observer's ground report revealed, these avian guests are struggling for space due to the growing fiddling in Kashmir wetlands especially in Hokersar..
Among the stories making waves in Kashmir these days is a tale of a specially-abled man fighting disability with his ability. Kashmir Observer visits his Budgam home to bring out an inspiring story of an educational empowerment uplifting the differently-abled community of the valley with a skill enterprise..
This week's INKISHAF is on Kashmir Karewas being plundered in Budgam district to fill the Srinagar Ring Road..
The biggest global sports event at Qatar has created a wave of excitement in Kashmir where locals are batting for their favourite teams and footballers..
This week's INKISHAF is on the unending challenges faced by persons with disabilities on sports and education front..
South Asia's oldest mosque remains a historical symbol of the Indo-Arabic trade ties and faithful connection..
Community welfare groups Monday came together to celebrate the life and times of Kashmir's eminent persianate poet, Khwaja Mohammad Amin Darab, in Srinagar's Amar Singh Club..
Apni Party chief Altaf Bukhari Saturday said his party will hire lawyers to fight for the restoration of Article 370, 35-A in Supreme Court..
Three-day 'Startup for Livelihood' event concluded on Friday with the active participation of enterprising youth and experts..
CAREERS View all
Kashmir Observer in association with Buddy4Study.com presents scholarships available for the meritorious students of Jammu and Kashmir..
KHYEN CHYEN View all
Authorities in Jammu and Kashmir have issued a ‘food alert’ asking consumers to stop using ‘Sweetened Condensed Partly Skimmed Milk’ (Nestlé Milkmaid)..
TECHNOLOGY View all
Meta-owned messaging platform WhatsApp on Monday announced the launch of a new ‘Message Yourself’ feature in India, in the coming weeks..
CULTURE View all
The weeklong event organized by INTACH in collaboration with HELP foundation seeks to bring forth the contribution of Mohammad Amin Darab in Persian poetry and literature before the Kashmiri people..