Tooba Towfiq

Tooba Towfiq is the Opinion Editor at Kashmir Observer

The Deus Ex Machina of 2020 

In our heads, certainly, a calamity of this proportion wouldn’t have been missed by an age of awareness. Surely, with… Read More

December 31, 2020

Hathras Rape Case is Caste Based Violence

Women in conflict zones like Kashmir, or from Muslim, Dalit, Adivasi communities are not merely victims of gender based violence.… Read More

September 30, 2020

Let’s Pledge To Wear Kashmiri Fashion This Winter 

The attempt to include Kashmiri clothes doesn’t imply some puritan disdain for fashion from other places. However, ignoring our own… Read More

September 17, 2020

Schindler’s Amnesia

To exercise a monopoly over the meaning of truth, we compromise on the possibility of truths. Many are ready to… Read More

September 8, 2020

Being a Muslim Woman in Kashmir

Womanhood as defined by Islam needs no amendments. Infact, it is us who need to have the critical awareness to… Read More

September 2, 2020

Yakjut: Kashmir’s New Age ‘Yarbal Kakini’ 

‘Very often, I transmute this virtual group and transport it to a past through my imagination. I place myself and… Read More

August 9, 2020