EDITORIAL View all
Every time, erratic rain extends for a longer duration in a warmer season, we are reminded of our hapless vulnerability to flooding..
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi Sunday inaugurated a new parliament building at a grand ceremony amid controversies over the "Sengol" and boycotts by the Opposition parties..
Hundreds of Kashmiri Pandits gathered at the revered Mata Maha Ragnya Temple in Tullamulla village, located in the central Kashmir district of Ganderbal, for the annual Kheer Bhawani Mela on Sunday..
In any case, the longstanding problem with the employment of children is simply that at an age when a child is reasonably expected to go to school, play with their peers, and learn the multiplication tables or the periodic table, they are stripped of this innocence and forced to become an adult.
The administration needs to focus on building and upgrading its infrastructure before bringing more tourists to the region. Improving transportation infrastructure, providing quality accommodation, ensuring basic amenities, and addressing security concerns must be the top priority for the government.
Hardships serve as transformative crucibles, testing and refining the resilience inherent in every individual. By pushing people beyond their comfort zones, these challenges compel them to confront their fears and limitations head-on
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Early marriage among the tribal community is a tradition which is very familiar in J&K’s Gujjar-Bakerwal tribe. Many girls from these communities of Kashmir still face this customary practice, robbing them of their education..
LOCAL View all
The ongoing five-day International Conference on Nanotechnology entered its fourth day with a solemn tribute to two eminent scientists who played a pivotal role in advancing the frontiers of science and engineering..
CITY View all
Srinagar Smart City has recorded highest-ever completion of projects amongst all the smart cities across the country with the CEO Srinagar Smart City Limited Athar Aamir saying that 55 projects have been completed so far.
REGIONAL View all
The Academic Council of Delhi University on Friday passed a motion to remove a chapter on Pakistan's national poet Muhammad Iqbal, also known as Allama Iqbal, from the political science syllabus, members of the statutory body confirmed..
WORLD View all
Iran's Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian has reiterated the necessity of establishing an inclusive government in Afghanistan while clarifying that Tehran does not recognize the ruling faction in Kabul..
LIFE & TIMES
Online search, dominated by Google for 25 years, has become as banal as making a phone call, but it could finally be getting a profound reset thanks to artificial intelligence..
While it is true that individual trees are immobile, as a species they can actually move and migrate as well as birds do! However, this takes place over a much different time frame..
There is now increasing scientific evidence that miswak has medicinal properties and helps fight plaque, recession of gums, tooth decay, bleeding gums, strengthen the enamel in your teeth, deep periodontal pocket and Leaves you with a healthy mouth..
Maths anxiety usually develops as a result of poor experiences with maths, which leads to negative thought patterns about your maths potential..
Thanks to their nitrogen-fixing ability, pulses are nutritional powerhouses: high in protein and fibre, and low in fat..
Negative emotions, anxiety and depression are thought to promote the onset of neurodegenerative diseases and dementia..
While exciting, the transition from employee to entrepreneur was not an easy one as Rigzin discovered. Being self-taught comes with its own unique set of challenges. Every initial step was a lesson in patience and perseverance.
Combining poetry and meditation may help discover new angles on the world by enabling researchers to take an unorthodox approach to data collection and analysis, new research says..
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.
BUSINESS View all
The unexpected natural calamity has resulted in widespread damage to fruit crops, leading to concerns for the horticultural community..
SPORT View all
Sports activities by the Department of Youth Services & Sports (DYSS) were in full swing across Kashmir Valley on Friday..
HEALTH View all
Close on the heels of recently concluded G20 meeting in Kashmir, the Government Medical College (GMC) in Srinagar is all set to organize a three-day international hi-tech conference on Robotic Surgeries here in this capital city..
ENVIRONMENT View all
Jammu and Kashmir government on Thursday reconstituted the Wular Conservation and Management Authority (WUCMA) with Administrative Secretary Forest, Ecology and Environment Department as its chairperson..
SpiceJet on Tuesday announced a substantial hike in the salary of its captains to ₹ 7.5 lakh per month for 75 hours of flying..
The govt has asked airlines to exercise moderation and ensure a balance in pricing of air tickets amid a spike in airfares on certain routes especially after suspension of flights by crisis-hit Go First, according to a senior official..
Several tourism stakeholders have expressed concern over the soaring air prices which they say have dampened the tourist inflow with the arrival of the peak season..
Aviation regulator DGCA on Monday directed crisis-hit Go First to immediately stop bookings and sale of tickets directly or indirectly till further orders, according to a source..
No-frills carrier Go First filing for insolvency proceedings and cancelling flights is bad for the airline industry as the move will reduce capacity and could push airfares in certain routes, travel agents' grouping TAAI said..
The country's domestic air traffic has been on the recovery path for the past many months after being severely hit by the coronavirus pandemic..
A 30-year old passenger from Kanpur who was travelling from Delhi to Bengaluru on an Indigo flight has been arrested for attempting to open the emergency exit mid-air, police said on Saturday..
At least 36000 from Jammu & Kashmir performed Umrah since September 2022 till this Ramadan, indicating 50 per cent increase of pilgrims compared to last year in the Union Territory..
Indian carriers will operate a total of 22,907 weekly domestic flights during the summer schedule starting from March 26..
“We are working on the project at the moment and hopefully it will be thrown open for the public in April this year.”.
An IndiGo flight from New Delhi to Odisha’s Deogarh was diverted to the Lucknow airport following a “specific bomb threat” which was later declared a hoax, the airlines said..
The country's airline industry is poised for expansion with more than 1,100 planes on order by various domestic carriers..
Tata Group-owned Air India will buy 250 aircraft, including 40 wide-body planes, from Airbus as the airline expands its fleet and operations..
Thousands of tourists visit the ski resort, Gulmarg for abundant snowfall but this winter there was a surprise awaiting them -- a glass igloo..
INTERVIEW View all
Anyone making a film about Kashmir should do their research and not follow the same formula as everyone else. Many films are made on the same subject, with only minor differences, but the central theme remains constant. There are many other aspects to Kashmir.
REVIEW View all
Storytellers in these genres can use the principle of peak-shift in their design of character and situation to a much greater extent than those working within the straightjacket of realism. If a story of a human fighting a lion is good, then a story of a demigod fighting a ten-headed monster is better, because it captures the essence of heroic struggle against dangerous adversaries.
CINEMA & TV View all
Kashmir is the finest destination for film shooting, India's G20 Sherpa Amitabh Kant said on Monday, as the three-day third tourism working group meeting of the powerful grouping kick-started here..
MEDIA View all
Press Information Bureau (PIB), Srinagar, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India today organised Media Workshop “Vartalap” at district Bandipora..
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The G20 delegates, who attended the 3rd working group meeting in Srinagar, besides visiting imperial Mughal Gardens, participated in a special Yoga session at Royal Springs Golf Course situated on the foothills of Zabarwan range on their last day of Kashmir visit..
Jammu and Kashmir’s Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha Tuesday said that the UT reflects multi-cultural ethos of India and the administration led by him has revived film tourism under the film policy 2021 to open the gates of ‘paradise’ for Bollywood and Hollywood..
Delegates from different G-20 countries arrived in Srinagar amid unprecedented security cover on Monday to attend the 3rd Tourism Working Group Meeting at Sher-e-Kashmir International Convention Centre (SKICC) on the banks of Dal Lake..
Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha today inaugurated the Jhelum Rajbagh Riverfront and dedicated the project to the public..
Th stage is all set for the first G20 meet in Srinagar from May 22-24, 2023. Some 100 delegates are likely to attend the third G20 tourism working group meeting in Srinagar..
This week's INKISHAF is on the official move to direct students to appear for the CUET exam outside J&K. As the decision triggered tempers in town, distressed students are expecting the government to intervene and ask the National Testing Agency to stretch the exam for a longer time so that all of them appear for the Computer Based Test within Jammu & Kashmir..
As Go First Airlines grounded flights amid bankruptcy passengers with valid tickets are left in the middle of nowhere. Go First on Tuesday announced suspension of flights from May 3 to May 5. Go Air’s slide into bankruptcy has left travelers frustrated and confused. The sudden announcement has thrown a wrench in people’s travel plans..
Srinagar Ring Road- Other Side Of The Story.
The devastating fire broke out in a multi-storeyed shopping complex in Hazratbal. The complex, which housed several food outlets including Hattrick and Amigos, caught fire around 11:45 AM and soon spread to other compartments. Fire and Emergency Services tried to contain the fire for hours, but it spread to nearby residential houses causing huge losses estimated to be worth crores of rupees. Locals have alleged that the use of domestic LPG cylinders at food outlets caused the fire..
This week's INKISHAF is on government's inability to implement the smart solid and liquid management programme for Srinagar Smart City. The model won't only make Srinagar smart in real sense but will also give people a sigh of relief from the growing canine terror..
CAREERS View all
To facilitate students who face financial constraints in accessing coaching outside the district, authorities in Jammu and Kashmir's Kishtwar have come out with a unique offline-cum-online coaching programme for NEET aspirants.
KHYEN CHYEN View all
A 10-day "woman-led" food and cultural fair will be organised in Srinagar from March 15 to showcase diverse cuisines and unique indigenous products from across the country, an official said on Saturday..
TECHNOLOGY View all
Artificial intelligence could replace 80 percent of human jobs in the coming years -- but that's a good thing, says US-Brazilian researcher Ben Goertzel, a leading AI guru..
CULTURE View all
The Kashmiri song not only tells the story of a bride and her father as they prepare for her wedding feast but also highlights the rich cultural heritage of Kashmir, with a message of love and care woven into its lyrics..