Untimely Snowfall Cuts Off Kashmir

Untimely Snowfall Cuts Off Kashmir

Heavy snowfall across Kashmir on Thursday cut off the valley from the rest of the country as the arterial Jammu-Srinagar National Highway was closed for traffic while all flights to and fro Srinagar airport were cancelled

Saffron Blooms In Kashmir

Saffron Blooms In Kashmir

Pampore in Kashmir, is famous the world over for its high grade saffron. Pampore and its neighboring areas produce an average of 2,128 kilograms of saffron every year. In  Kashmir, saffron is normally sown in August and till the 15th of…

Caught in the crossfre

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.…

Almond Blossom In Kashmir

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…

Badam Wae’r Through An Artist’s Lens

Distinguished artist Masood Hussain dropped the paintbrush for a while and picked up his digital camera when he visited Badam Wari (Badam Wae’r) in old Srinagar this Sunday to capture the moments of life in the sprawling garden, a fulcrum around which Kashmiris are rebuilding their…