Woman Started a New Age Brand to Promote Kashmiri Culture

Video By: Rayees Ahmad | Report By: Nusrat Ali In a bid to encounter westernization and promote Kashmiri culture, a woman, Sama Beg of South Kashmir’s Anantnag has started her brand of clothes and accessories named “Koshur Wear”, which has become a trendsetter within a few months of the journey. Sama says the mission is […]

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Fighting Cancer and Stereotypes Bilquees Khan Takes Up a Beautiful Challenge

Video By: Rayees Ahmad | Artcile By: Nusrat Ali Bilquees Ara Khan, a cancer patient set up a parlor in 1998 in Anantnag town when insurgency in Kashmir was on its peak. Despite the fact she received many life threats to shut down the business, she continued with her passion. Post her breast cancer she […]

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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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Bijbehara Massacre: As Narrated by a Survivor

Video By: Basharat Amin | Article By: Nusrat Ali On 22 October, 1993, around 51 civilians were shot dead by the Indian armed forces after protest broke out at Bijbehara against the siege of Hazratbal Shrine (located in Srinagar). Dr Riyaz Ahmed Ganie was 13 years old boy – who also was caught in the […]

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Braid chopping: Which Kept Kashmir and Administration on Tenterhooks for 2 Months

Video By: Nadiya Shafi | Article By: Nusrat Ali More than 100 braids have been chopped across the Kashmir valley in last two months and the victims have been found unconscious later at the crime scene and different narratives have come up regarding the reason and people behind it, thus increasing the mystery. Recently after […]

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Kashmir Unrest: 2 Persons Including an Elderly Woman Shot Dead in Qazigund

Video By: Sajad Shah | Article By: Nusrat Ali Two persons including a woman were killed and seven others wounded when army opened firing at Qazigund area of south Kashmir’s Anantnag district. Showkat Ahmad Itoo S/o Ghulam Hassan Itoo, a young boy and Syeda Bano (50+ age) W/o Ghulam Hassan Mir, were killed by Army […]

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