Contesting Narratives

Despite visible improvement in situation, the heavy slant of violence in Kashmir reportage by Indian news channels diverted tourists to other locales this year, thus trampling on the livelihood of over two million people associated with the industry. Kashmir is set to lose another tourism season. Could it have been prevented?   On a sunny May afternoon, More...

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By Suhail Ahmad On Thursday, July 20th, 2017

Kashmir tourism and lessons to be learnt

J&K government must strengthen the tourism infrastructure so that we emerge as an all-season destination in true sense of the word. In absence of facilities, the vast potential of this sector will remain unexplored. Shikara More...

By KS Correspondent On Monday, July 17th, 2017

Bangus Valley

For those who love watching cattle grazing, Bangus valley is the stop. Spread over 20 km with the width of 15 km, Bangus has been derived from two words Ban (means forest) and Gus (means grass). The valley is More...

By KS Correspondent On Monday, July 17th, 2017

ODIS for Children 0-3 Years of Age as Part of the Early Childhood Care

Operational Directive for Implementation of Services (ODIS) for Children 0-3 Years of Age as Part of the Early Childhood Care Education and Development under ICDS  ODIS for Children Importance of early stimulation More...

By Kashmir Scan On Tuesday, July 11th, 2017

7 Amarnath Yatra Pilgrims Killed

Seven Amarnath Yatra pilgrims, six of them women were killed and 19 others sustained injuries on Monday evening, when militants opened fire on a bus carrying pilgrims at South Kashmir’s Anantnag district. The More...

By Kashmir Scan On Monday, July 10th, 2017

Video: First ever involvement of Non-Local/Non-Muslim involved in militant activities disclosed by IGP Kashmir

    Exclusive press conference addressed by IGP Muneer Khan disclosing a first ever involvement of non local/non muslim person namely Sandeep Kumar Sharma @ Adil of U.P in militant activities.  More...

By Sheikh Mudasir Amin On Wednesday, July 5th, 2017

Paying the Cost

Diverse groups of students, entrepreneurs, small businesses and even the government functionaries suffer due to the often-invoked ban on the internet, which seems to be an act of collective punishment for entire More...

By Kashmir Scan On Monday, July 3rd, 2017

Breaking: Cop killed by militants in Anantnag

A policeman was killed after militants attacked a police party in South Kashmir’s Anantnag district. More details are awaited…  More...

By Ahmad Riyaz On Sunday, July 2nd, 2017

Another Summer of Discontent

If the groundswell of euphoric support for the militancy was reflected last year in the ever-growing participation in the militant funerals, this year people are determinedly trying to save the militants by disrupting More...

By KS Correspondent On Saturday, July 1st, 2017

Hurriyat calls for shutdown on Sunday against Dialgam killings

Hurriyat leaders, Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik Saturday called for a complete shutdown against the killings in Dialgam Anantnag. Two civilians including a lady and two militants More...

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