Anantnag’s Gh. Mohiuddin: Keeping The Calligraphy Art Alive

Video By: Basharat Amin | Article By: Nusrat Ali During the medieval period, Kashmir produced a host of calligraphers with many attaining high positions in the Mughal court. Muhammad Hussain, known as Zaren Kalam; Muhammad Murad known as Shireen Kalam; and Ali Ju Kashmiri are just a few names whose calligraphic works can be found […]

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Decades Old Eco-Friendly Flour Mills in Budgam

Video By: Rafiqa Bano | Article By: Nusrat Ali A water mill is a mill that uses hydro-power. It is a structure that uses a water wheel or water turbine to drive a mechanical process such as milling (grinding), rolling or hammering. Such processes are needed in the production of many material goods, including flour, lumber, paper textiles and many metal products. […]

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Manjot Singh Kohli: Fighting for Citizenship in J&K

Video By: Basharat Amin Article By: Nusrat Ali As we know in Jammu & Kashmir a person can acquire permanent residence regardless of his/her birthplace if his/her father is a permanent resident of Jammu & Kashmir. If the father is permanent resident of Jammu & Kashmir, then it is virtually impossible for an individual to […]

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Meet Mehwish A Rare Female Entrepreneur of Kashmir

Video By: Nadiya Shafi Article By: Nusrat Ali Mehvish Mehraj Zargar, a 25 Years old young girl started “Me N U” cafe in Bemina and Munawarabad areas of Srinagar. Belonging from Lalbazar area of Srinagar, Mehvish, a law graduate student decided to open the café with her business partner Yasir Altaf to support her mother […]

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Sopore Massacre | Survivors Recount the Horrors of 6 January, 1993

Video By: Basharat Amin Article By: Nusrat Ali Kashmir and its history is replete with intimate massacres. These massacres were not only witnessed after the birth of nation-states who drafted the independent nation into disputed territory but were also witnessed during Mughal rule, Afghan rule, Sikh as well as in Dogra rule. The Indian Army is […]

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Ramayan in Kashmiri Folklore

Video By: Pir Azhar Article By: Nusrat Ali There is a place in Kupwara of Kashmir that has spots named after the characters from Valmiki’s Ramayan. Our Community Corespondent went to this historical yet undiscovered Sita Sari, religious tourist spot at Farkin and bring out this unheard story. Farkin, a village in Kupwara is 25 […]

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An Electricity Transformer Rusts in Open as Singduna Seethes in the Patches of Dark

Video By: Pir Azhar Article By: Nusrat Ali In Sheikh Mohalla of Singduna, Kupwara 40 Households have been provided with a transformer 2 years back. But the transformer has not been installed till date. The transformer lays uninstalled in the lawn for past 2 years. Now the transformer is affected with rust. Even the electricity […]

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Cattle Thieves on Prowl In South Kashmir – Authorities in Slumber

Video By: Rayees Ahmad Article By: Nusrat Ali The stories of militancy and counter militancy are often reported from Pulwama and Shopian but story of other crimes like theft often get unreported and ignored by all news sections. In these two districts, shops and houses are being looted by unidentified persons during the night hours. […]

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Nahida and Roanak – Two Sisters Excelling in Extraordinary Fields

Video By: Rayees Ahmad Article By: Nusrat Ali Two sisters, named Nahida Manzoor 23 and Roanak Manzoor 20 of Zewan Srinagar are  mountaineer and Martial Art champion respectively. Both the sisters have started following their dream sport since their childhood and their parents have been very supportive and allowed them to follow their dream . […]

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Rahila, a Professional Computer Programmer and a Born Artist

Video By: Nadiya Shafi Article By: Nusrat Ali Rahila Yaseen, 27, is a born Artist. Rahila, a Srinagar based girl, and elder child of her parents has completed her education in Computer Application. Being busy with her studies, her talent was hidden for a long time but during 2016 turmoil when whole Kashmir was caged […]

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