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The land of saints and Sufis, Kashmir, or how we Kashmiris dub it, ‘Peer Waer’, Adobe of Saints, has not only impressed the world with its eternal scenic beauty but has employed many who would contribute to its poetry and songs, creating melodies, and therefore adding an air to the lives of people. One known name in this sphere that we come across, is Rasul Mir. He is one of the celebrated poets of Kashmir,…

A 19-year-old Kashmiri was attacked after he went to the salon to get a haircut. He was followed by goons and stabbed in the belly with a scissor injuring his liver. He is currently battling for life in the hospital, Clarion India reported quoting local police. The injured, who works as a catering boy in Patiala city, has been identified as Danish Kumar, a resident of the Dooru area of Anantnag district in Kashmir. Thread:…

You can’t force omnivores to be carnivores, or vice-versa. The cultural food or general culinary habits of a particular people are developed as per the place’s weather, belief of people, or no belief at all, significant cultural events, and seasonal availability of ingredients. This is how every cuisine came into existence, and this is how Koshur wazwaan came into existence, there is no other science to understand this, unless one has a bogus and bigot…

Weeks after a Kashmir-born woman was appointed in White House Office of Digital Strategy, another Kashmir born expert Sameera Fazili has been inducted into the US president-elect Joe Biden administration as Deputy Director of the National Economic Council. Fazili in the administration will take care of manufacturing, innovation, and domestic competition in the United States. Fazili, a daughter of Dr Syed Yousuf Fazili and Rafiqa Fazili graduated from Yale Law School and currently lives in…

A Kashmir-born woman is appointed at a senior position in White House Office of Digital Strategy, US President-elect Joe Biden announced on Monday. According to the announcement by the Biden transition team, Aisha Shah has bagged a senior position and has been named as Partnerships Manager at the White House Office of Digital Strategy, which would be headed by Rob Flaherty, Director of Digital Strategy. Raised in Louisiana, Shah previously served as digital partnerships manager…

Srinagar: If success is a habit, Mohsin Raj Mantoo, a 29-year-old doctor from Kashmir has internalized it so much that it is second-skin to him. No challenge is insurmountable, no destination out of reach. To prove it, he scored a perfect hattrick by topping all three Super Speciality examinations in AIIMS, NEET and PGI. Hailing from Anantnag district of South Kashmir, the young doctor with a self-effacing demeanour, was an ace student right from his…

‘My husband had gone to Ajmer to visit the shrine’ Srinagar: The families of the three Kashmiris arrested in New Delhi today refuted the claims of the Special Cell of Delhi Police that the arrested have links with militant outfits. Five men, three from Kashmir and two from Punjab were arrested by the Special Cell of Delhi Police from Shakarpur area of Delhi. Police said these arrests were made ‘after a gunfight’ in the area.…

‘Last accessed location of the duo is Secundra Rao in Hathras’ Srinagar: A trucker and his brother hailing from Mohammad Pora of south-Kashmir’s Kulgam district, on way from Kanpur to Jalandhar with a truckload of animal hides have gone missing on November 18, the family of the duo said. A close relative of the duo said that Younis Ahmad Dar (26) and his younger brother Faisal Hassan Dar (18) had left for Kanpur on November…