Climate Change in Kashmir: Changing Weather, Changing May

Climate Change in Kashmir: Changing Weather, Changing May

Kashmir for the past several years has witnessed alot of changes in the weather. From being extremely cold to being extremely hot. This summer especially is on a boil. And to add to it there are these heavily blowing winds which look like typhoons because they cause severe damage. And at many instances, it looks … Read more

Truth of Heart-wrenching cat’s death viral video from Kashmir

Truth of Heart-wrenching cat’s death viral video from Kashmir

A video was widely circulated recently on various social media platforms. The heart-wrenching video shows a cat lying dead on a stretcher and a voice can be heard saying: how staff at the District Veterinary Hospital mishandled the cat which unfortunately resulted in the death of the cat. The video was shared on social media … Read more

Capturing Kashmir

Capturing Kashmir

Kashmir cradled high in the majestic green Himalayas and lauded all over the world for its remarkable natural beauty, which indeed is picturesque and captivating. Surrounded by high peaks, lush green valleys, shimmering lakes, temples, and stunning Mughal-era gardens, it has been maintaining its name the Paradise on Earth for ages now. In the 17th … Read more

Eid Preps: Kashmiris Preparing For Eid

Eid Preps: Kashmiris Preparing For Eid

Kashmir: Eid is around the corner and Kashmiris have started preparing for the festival. Kashmiris are known for their festivities and culture. Since Eid ul Fitr will be observed in a day Kashmiris have started their preparations. From cooking wazwan to buying clothes, from cleaning the houses to washing all the utensils, Kashmiris are all … Read more

Kashmir Through Its Lost Culture

Kashmir Through Its Lost Culture

Kashmir is often referred to as “Paradise on Earth” . Poets, storytellers, artists have depicted the beauty of Kashmir through their art. Besides beauty the culture of Kashmir has been a centre of attraction as well. Kashmir is known for its beautiful and rich culture. The history of Kashmir is full of such cultural representations … Read more

‘Andhera Kaa’yam Rahae’: Electricity Playing Hide and Seek in Kashmir

'Andhera Kaa'yam Rahae': Electricity Playing Hide and Seek in Kashmir

Kashmir: Ramadhan one of the holiest month for Muslims is also considered as the month of light. But scenes from Kashmiri households have a different story to tell. Kashmiris have been witnessing power cuts during Ramadhan since the year 2020. But like every year, the administration promised of full power supply during this holy month, … Read more

Worried about environment, 22-year-old starts ‘online thrift store’

Worried about environment, 22-year-old starts ‘online thrift store’

Ground Report | New Delhi: Syeda Sakeena, 22, hailing from Srinagar’s Lal Bazar area has started her one of its kind online thrift store. Filled with enthusiasm about saving nature from further degradation, her underlying motivation behind starting the thrift is to promote the reuse of items that are normally discarded by people after use. … Read more

Digital Abuse in Kashmir: Not Safe Online

Digital Abuse in Kashmir: A growing concern

Ground Report | New Delhi: Online Harassment in Kashmir; Dua (name changed) was scrolling down her Instagram when she suddenly received a DM. When she opened the message her shock knew no bounds. It have been years now since social media took over the globe like a storm. Every day people came up with new … Read more

Kashmiri Writers Go Online

Kashmiri Writers Go Online

Ground Report | New Delhi: 18 years old Ishrat Zaman from Kashmir’s Kupwara came across an online application through one of her friend’s social media account, which has helped to showcase and improve her for writing skills. Kashmir is home to various talents like calligraphy, handicrafts, poetry, storytelling, music etc. Since ages Kashmir has witnessed … Read more

Book Review: ALIF by Umera Ahmed

Book Review ALIF by Umera Ahmed

Alif is a fictional family novel by Umera Ahmed. This novel explores the connection of spirituality and fiction. For those who have read or know about Umera Ahmed’s work like Aab e Hayat and Peer E Kamil, Alif is a treat to read. It was a welcome surprise for Umera Ahmed fans and non-fans alike.  Umera Ahmed is one … Read more