PICTURE STORIES

Photo Essay | Another Forlorn Festival In Kashmir

Last year, when Kashmiris spent Eid Al-Azha under stifled breaths and hushed sacrifices, they hoped from their future, an Eid… Read More

August 1, 2020

Shades and Shadows of Strife: Growing Up Trauma in Kashmir

“Our curbed life is leaving a little choice for us now,” Aqsa said. “You can’t go out for normal schooling… Read More

July 6, 2020

Inside Kashmir’s COVID Funerals—Where Fears & Tears Compete for Farewell

As hushed COVID funerals have become the new normal, Kashmir Observer’s photo chief embarks on an uneasy journey to capture… Read More

June 7, 2020

Deserted Mosques, Distressed Faithful: Kashmir on Jumu’atul-Wida

Adhering to strict COVID guidelines, Kashmir offered the annual congregational prayers on last Friday of the holy month of Ramzan… Read More

May 22, 2020

Encounter in Srinagar- A Photo Feature

The encounter began around 2 AM after a joint team of the CRPF and Jammu and Kashmir Police launched a… Read More

May 19, 2020

Lockdown in Photos: Pir Panjal Peaks Smile Over Sullen Srinagar

Beyond coils of concertina wire symbolizing another day of battered lockdown in Srinagar, the appearance of Pir Panjal peaks has… Read More

May 10, 2020

Faith in Lockdown: Not the Same Ramzan in Kashmir

The vibrant mosques and markets during Ramzan in Kashmir have become subdued in pandemic. Absence of festive community spirit and… Read More

May 1, 2020

Unknown Number: The Pestering Phone of Valley – a Photo Essay

The newsy Cyber Police Station of Kashmir was in the middle of a grim exchange yesterday after an educator from… Read More

April 24, 2020

Photo Essay: Challenges in Kashmir’s Covid-19 Combat

In an ongoing viral war, Kashmir’s frontline suffered a dent on Tuesday when one of its doctors was tested positive… Read More

April 21, 2020

Withering Tulips at the Foothills of Misty Zabarwan

Thirteen years after Siraj Bagh became Indira Gandhi Memorial Garden, 1.3 million tulips are withering without catching an eye. As… Read More

April 18, 2020