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Srinagar: 200 tourists rescued from storm

A heavy gale followed by torrential rains threw life haywire in the valley on Friday.Nearly 200 tourists in shikaras were rescued from the turbulent waters of the Dal Lake late Friday evening.The......

Terrorism leaves Kashmir's shikarawalas jobless

With hope in their hearts and despair in their eyes, the boatmen at Jammu and Kashmir's legendary Dal Lake wait for elusive tourists whose numbers have dwindled drastically since a string of......

Paradise on Earth: Breathtaking images of snow in Kashmir

Kashmir Valley received the season's first snowfall on Friday, with the ski resort of Gulmarg recording 22 inches of fresh snow. The snowfall broke the long, dry spell in the valley bringing some......

Dal Lake comes to life: J&K chief minister reviews conservation efforts

A boy paddles his boat on a polluted Dal Lake. Photograph: Umar Ganie Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed on Tuesday directed the Lakes and Waterways Development Authority to......

RSS wants to evict Muslims from Jammu: Omar

Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday sought to link the spate of terror attacks in Sopore area with Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar's alleged remark about revival of......

Turmoil freezes J&K tourist season

It's always pleasant to take a shikara (local wooden boat) ride in the famous Dal Lake. It's even more delightful if there is no other tourist and yours is the lone shikara on the weedy waters......

Review: Nothing vintage about Sadiyaan

Perched on a shikara and clad in traditional Kashmiri attire, the heroine impishly strokes her cheek with a yellow gerbera while the ogling hero reprimands his friend with a, Zyada gaur se mat......

'Priyanka convinced me that she is in a very happy place'

'Priyanka is very, very kind-hearted... kind to a fault. She is too kind. That is something people do not know...'Fascinating insights about PeeCee from her mom, Dr Madhu Chopra. Part 1: The......

Lessons from Bollywood: How to woo your love!

Watch and learn! Winning hearts is everything in Bollywood. It's an objective every second script wishes to fulfill and the inspiration of thousands of romantic songs. Many a heroes and heroines......

Love, romance and YAHOO in Shammi Kapoor's Junglee

In this series, we re-visit great Hindi film classics. Today, we look back at Shammi Kapoor and Saira Banu in Junglee (1961).   There was a time when Kashmir formed the backdrop of every......

Enter the hero from Kashmir

In 1987, a little boy was running around his home in Srinagar, when his family members told him he to run around the television cameras that were rolling nearby instead.A Doordarshan serial,Gul......
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Kashmir loses 4-5 lakh tourists due to unrest

For Shikara owners and others, loss of a good season revenue has resulted in overdue electricity bills and their children school fees pending now... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/kashmir-loses-4-5-lakh-tourists-due-to-unrest-4408313/
On the Verge of Extinction

The once famous lake has now become a cesspool and no one seems concerned Srinagar, Publish Date: Dec 1 2016 10:00PM | Updated Date: Dec 1 2016... ...

http://www.greaterkashmir.com/news/opinion/story/235072.html
Chinar leaves hanging as Shikaras flatten their roofs in the Dal Lake

India , Photos , as thick fog and intensified cold conditions engulfed following snowfall on upper reaches in Kashmir valley on Monday. UNI PHOTO ...

http://www.siasat.com/news/chinar-leaves-hanging-shikaras-flatten-roofs-dal-lake-1070677/
Can our laws save our nation from disaster?

is distinguished professor of history and politics, Ashoka University. This is the full text of the Tenth he delivered at the India International... ...

http://www.hindustantimes.com/opinion/india-vs-india-can-our-laws-save-our-nation-from-disaster/story-4eaoYKluaAOxYPaDfDYMYP.html
Preparations for 2nd Jal-Mahotsav begin

tions for the second Jal-Mahotsav in Hanuwantia has begun. A new website, www.jalmahotsav.com of the Jal-Mahotsav has been launched. Beside... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/state-editions/bhopal/preparations-for-2nd-jal-mahotsav-begin.html

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