Mohammad Ahsan is Breathing New Life to Uncultivable Land in Kashmir

Video By: Rafiqa Bano | Text By: Sajad Rasool Muhammad Ahsan becoming an inspiration for all. Ahsan migrated from his ancestral place of South Kashmir and purchased some land in the far-flung village of Sutharan located in Budgam. Ahsan is breathing new life to what was uncultivable land earlier and restored its fertility and has […]

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Touyiba Binti Javaid: Kashmir’s Youngest Novelist

Inspired by writers like J. K. Rowling and Charles Dickens, Touyiba Binti Javaid came up with her first novel ‘Luna Spark & The Future Telling Clock’. This book is all about cats where the author herself is a cat named ‘Luna Spark’ aka Coco which lives in a city named ‘Sparky Kittens’. Touyiba was born […]

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NGOs Join Hands with Local Admin to Provide Relief to Ramban Citizens | COVID 19

Video By: Tahir Mushtaq | Text By: Sajad Rasool Government enforced lockdown has affected the daily lives of the citizens of Ramban in Jammu and Kashmir. Local NGOs like Nation First have provided Ramban residents with ration, medicines, masks, sanitizers, and hygiene products for women. A huge number of the population in Ramban is daily […]

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Beekeeping: Towards Saving Humans, Food and Generating Employment

Video By: Rayees Ahmed | Article By: Sajad Rasool At a time when most of the students in Kashmir rush for competitive exams and engineering, Nazim Nazir a 19-year-old young man of Pulwama Kashmir, a college-going student is one of the few youngest entrepreneurs of Kashmir taking his life in a very creative direction. Nazim […]

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Braving All Odds Nahida Manzoor Becomes The First Kashmiri Woman to Climbs Mount Everest

Nahida Manzoor created history by becoming the first Kashmiri woman to scale the world’s highest peak, Mount Everest. Nahida scaled the summit on 17 April 2019 along with her Sherpa Guide Mr. Nima Kancha. Nahida is a resident of Zewan in Srinagar. Her father is a shopkeeper and mother a house-wife. She belongs to the […]

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Young Kashmiri on a Mission to Save Lives By Donating Blood

Blood donation is becoming a trend among youth of Kashmir thanks to people like Imran Amin Ellahie and Yasir Rasool. Imran Ellahie has been awarded by Red Cross because of his high frequency of donation and Yasir Rasool has started a venture online as well as offline for the donation of blood. Ehsas.in is an […]

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Driven by Struggle and a Failed marriage: Kashmiri Housewife becomes Mrs. India

Thirty-six-year-old Nusrat Parveen decided to beat all odds and turn her pain into motivation. She has become the first Muslim woman from India and first from Kashmir to bag the prestigious title of Mrs. India International- 2018, held in Malaysia. Nusrat hails from Yaripora Khanpora village of Kulgam district in South Kashmir. A mother of […]

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Aash: Helping Poor Girls to ‘Tie the Knot’

Last year in October a voluntary group ‘Aash’ run by Qurat-ul-Ain Masoodi organized a mass wedding in Budgam, in which 50 girls were married. The aim was to make the wedding easy for the poor who are of marriageable age but due to low economic stability cannot get married. The brides were gifted with the […]

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Meet Young & Passionate Self-Taught Artists From Kashmir

Video By: Nadiya Shafi | Article By: Nusrat Ali Basit and Bisma are two young and talented Artists from Kashmir who express their thoughts through their Art. Basit Faraz, a 19-year-old boy student of class 12th lives in Fateh Kadal Srinagar and is a budding sketch artist. He was inclined towards this art since childhood, […]

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