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Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) on Thursday said nearly one in every 13 test samples in Kashmir valley are coming out positive for the novel coronavirus.
CITY View all
Authorities on Thursday released another batch of 324 people from various quarantine facilities in the city, taking the total number of those who successfully completed the isolation period to 638.
REGIONAL View all
Pakistan on Thursday accused India of "illegally changing the demographic structure" of Jammu and Kashmir, saying the new domicile rules were in "clear violation of international law".
WORLD View all
The World Health Organisation on Thursday reiterated its warning that children can also be affected by the new coronavirus, which has claimed the lives of several young people.
LIFE & TIMES
A PhD student, a fashion designer and a 10-year-old girl have come forward to produce enough masks for the residents of Kashmir Valley after they found that there was inadequate number of protective gears to tackle the deadly coronavirus.
Human beings are the only creatures who don't have to adjust to the environment because they create their own environment. They can alter their thinking, their attitudes and their environment. .
Disinformation about Covid-19 is spreading, making it more difficult to deal with the outbreak. Here are the facts to clarify how you can catch coronavirus, how to protect yourself.
“All over the world people are slowing down and reflecting. All over the world people are waking up to a new reality. To how big we really are. To how little control we really have. To what really matters".
Woman, a word that is formed by adding “wo” to man, I believe this “wo” is an acronym for wonder. In my life I have experienced different shades of being a woman. I would not have known the power of a woman had I not experienced all these roles..
Kashmir being one of the neglected regions both medically as well as administratively and having poor knowledge of practical sanitation, must remain on high alert to contain this deadly pandemic writes Sheikh Umar Ahmad, a research fellow at CSIR-IIIM..
It’s not easy to get those little uncoordinated hands to scrub all those germs away (coronavirus and others). The best thing to use is warm water, which has been proven to kill germs more than cold.
While it is a test, but a beautiful one to realise that in this huge vast world we are but tiny players. Our connection is to a system far more greater than our small needs and wants.
Khatija wrote, “I will not be weak or regret the choices I’ve made in life. I am happy and proud of what I do and thanks to those who have accepted me the way I am. My work will speak, God willing...
You have to earn the right to be hopeless. Unless you have truly exhausted all of the options you can’t truthfully claim it.
Iltija’s relationship with her mother — of whom she is fiercely “protective” — is fuelled by healthy arguments and differences in opinion..
We all want the best when it comes to our families. If you’re looking to move to another city in India with your family, here are the best cities in India to live with your family.
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.
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.
BUSINESS View all
J&K Bank today received Rs 500 Cr capital infusion from the government of Jammu and Kashmir to meet the Basel-III requirements.
SPORT View all
In a joint statement, the pair said that based on current World Health Organization information, the Tokyo Games "must be rescheduled to a date beyond 2020.
HEALTH View all
Going to the Gym could be expensive and time consuming, especially after a long day of work. There are several easy and cost-effective ways to reap the benefits of a good workout at home.
ENVIRONMENT View all
The clear air and water due to lockdown globally suggests that nature is healing itself. During this coronavirus lockdown, the humans should take a note that their absence is making nature flourish..
Hajj transforms a person completely, and we should thank Almighty for choosing us for this journey instead of screaming, complaining, fighting and debating while standing on such a revered and pious land.
In an unprecedented move schedule domestic passenger flights in India will stop operating from 11.59 pm on Tuesday. This move is likely to bring the country to a standstill..
SpiceJet is the fourth Indian airline to suspend all international flights due to Covid-19. Earlier Vistara and GoAir grounded all their international operations for the period..
Amid coronavirus pandemic, India on Thursday announced it will not allow any international commercial passenger aircraft to land from March 22 to March 29.
The Jammu & Kashmir government has banned entry of foreign tourists to Kashmir as a precautionary measure in view of the coronavirus outbreak around the world.
Due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, most airlines in the world will be bankrupt by the end of May.
The fallout from the coronavirus spread across the Pacific on Friday, with Australian travel firms issuing profit warnings and Japanese carriers cutting capacity.
Government on Wednesday suspended all visas to India as the cases of coronavirus in the country sharply spiked and the World Health Organisation declared it a pandemic. .
Travellers and philosophers can both aim at pushing the limits of their knowledge – at seeing how the world is. Adventurous travellers covet new places – even Earth’s unexplored oceans and planets around distant stars.
Travel and tour operators from J&K Wednesday signed a MoU with Tour and Travel Association of Andhra Pradesh (TTAA) at a tourism promotional campaign.
Last week, Saudi Arabia halted Umrah trips to the two holy cities due to the coronavirus scare and as part of a raft of measures aimed to prevent the spread of the potentially deadly ailment.
The Pilot-in-Command may permit the access of Internet services by passengers on board an aircraft in flight, through Wi-Fi on board.
Thousands of pilgrims besides the tour and travel operators in Kashmir are in fix after Saudi Arabia's decision to suspend travel to the country's holiest sites over fears of the fast-spreading coronavirus..
Life on the picturesque Dal Lake has come to a standstill as Shikaras are empty and parked along the edges of the lake. In the months leading to the abrogation of Article 370 on August 5, 2019.
INTERVIEW View all
We have been divested of our identity, stripped of our autonomy. Our territorial integrity is gone. We have lost our constitution.
REVIEW View all
Radio was the most potent propaganda tool at the time. It was, though, a medium that could not be banned. Airwaves did not respect national boundaries.
LETTERS TO EDITOR View all
I've worked on the major Islamic movements, including Tablighi Jama‘at as part of my academic engagements. Therefore, I consider it my academic obligation to clear some confusions being created in the media about Tablighi Jama'at.
MEDIA View all
The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting urged all states and union territories to ensure “operational continuity” of print and electronic media in view of coronavirus outbreak.
This episode provides an insight into the psychological upbringing of Kashmiri youth living in a conflict zone. The very aim of this documentary in particular, and the whole series in general, is to unravel unheard stories from real people who witness turmoil conflict and its nuances on a daily basis..
Kashmir Observer reopens the case of fake drug market in Kashmir, which kills thousands of people every year. Dr. Nisar-Ul-Hassan in an exclusive interview exposes the widespread spurious drug mafia network in the valley..
Our reporters traveled to Uri and Poonch the two areas which have been battlefields in all the three wars two countries fought since their independence..
2014 Floods ravaged Kashmir and one overlooked consequence was the loss of Nadru. To the delight of Kashmiris Nadru grew again in 2018 thanks to local farmers..
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..
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.
Distinguished artist Masood Hussain dropped the paintbrush for a while.
Schools in Kashmir re-opened Monday after remaining closed for.
CAREERS View all
The students can choose to learn a number of skills in programming, data science, business, design, creative writing etc. on Internshala Trainings through its short duration online training programs..
KHYEN CHYEN View all
The district administration Bandipora started this innovative initiative to provide essential supplies to the people at their doorstep without moving out of their houses.
TECHNOLOGY View all
At a time when social media is flooded with misinformation over the coronavirus pandemic, three young Kashmiri students have created an app that provides crucial information about the infection and its spread in Valley along with geographical location..
HEADS & TAILS View all
China and many countries in South east Asia eat - snakes, bats bears, tigers, pangolins, to name a few - most of these animals carry a very high viral load and this mutates in the human body. Now the Chinese have been officially asked not to eat every species on the planet.