Swati Joshi

Uttarakhand Glacier Burst Shifting Focus on Kashmir’s ‘Melting Ice’

Nature’s fury in Uttarakhand has raised alarm bells in the entire Himalayan region where receding glaciers have posed a big… Read More

February 11, 2021

Beyond Miffed Tourist’s Rant, Kashmir Remains Sightseers’ Joy

As snowfall recently grounded flights and held life hostage in the valley, a tourist from Mumbai made noise over her… Read More

January 16, 2021

Mehran to Mohidin: Kashmir’s Solved-Unsolved ‘Missing’ Mystery

When a Budgam man returned home after 18 years of disappearance, his hometown erupted in joy amid Covid pandemic this… Read More

November 7, 2020

Kashmir Witnessing Growing Trekking Footfall In Fall

Celebrated ‘Autumn in Kashmir’ is not only making ‘Aatish-e-Chinar’ dotted landscape enchanting for sightseers, but also, for a change, making… Read More

October 19, 2020

Post-Script: Kashmir Lost its ‘Tourism Man’

As a meritorious son of a middle-class Srinagar family, Mohammad Ashraf Batku rose to become celebrated director general of tourism… Read More

October 14, 2020

World Mental Health Day: Distressed Kashmiris Seeking Solace in Therapy

On the World Mental Health Day, Kashmir Observer talked to some mental health professionals in the valley to understand how… Read More

October 10, 2020

15 Years Later, 2005 Quake Still Haunts Uri

But when he realized that it was an earthquake, he along with his family started running to a safer place.… Read More

October 8, 2020

Meet Budgam Brothers Who Developed Alternative to TikTok—Nucular

After creating an alternative for China-based application SHAREit, the two Kashmiri brothers have now developed an alternative to popular Chinese… Read More

October 6, 2020

Over 90 Percent of People In J&K Do Not Have Health Cover  

‘The report also throws light on the fact that the rural people do not trust Charitable/Trust/NGO for treating ailments whereas… Read More

October 5, 2020

‘Graphic Details’: Crimes Are Decreasing in Kashmir

According to National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB)’s latest report on Crime in India – 2019, crimes in Jammu and Kashmir… Read More

October 3, 2020