Wall of Kindness: Brings Warmth in Kashmir

Video By: Nadiya Shafi | Article By: Nusrat Ali A voluntary youth group in Srinagar has come up with ‘Wall of Kindness’. It is an initiative to help poor and needy people with warm clothing in the harsh winter of Kashmir. Done in anonymity, people would come and hang clothes they want to donate on […]

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Technology Helps Students to Bypass Traditional Classrooms

Video By: Rayees Ahmad | Article By: Nusrat Ali Basit Mushtaq of Pinglena Pulwama is a budding sketch artist. A 20 year old young boy belongs to middle class family has developed love for this art since 2015. Basit is doing Bsc but besides that he is a sketch artist. He has been learning this […]

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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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