News Topic:Women

Pampore girl pens down her maiden poetry book

PULWAMA — A teenage girl from Pampore area of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district has penned down her first poetry book and is now working...

Here’s why marriage is a curse in Kashmir!

Social issues are directly and indirectly connected with us as we get affected by them to a large extent, and sometimes even became a...

Letter of a Little Kashmiri Girl

Dear Abu ji,I don’t remember the format of writing an informal letter, because I left school long ago. Almost since you left to buy...

BJP women leaders hoist tricolour in Kashmir

SRINAGAR — Several women BJP leaders on Wednesday hoisted Tricolor in Kashmir to celebrate the first anniversary of abrogation of Article 370.Rabiya Rasool, who...

Srinagar girl comes up with research paper on Coronavirus

A Srinagar based girl student Sunday said that she has tirelessly worked on COVID-19 since May 2020 and has come up with a research paper.

Kashmiri girl awarded Oxford Women’s Fellowship 2020-21

Sehar Iqbal, a Kashmir based social activist and humanitarian has been awarded the prestigious Oxford-Wanakaset Women’s Scholarship 2020-21.

Srinagar woman gets place in Oxford University

Defying all the odds to achieve her goals, a young Kashmiri woman Sahreen Shamim from Srinagar, who left her home without the wishes and consent of her parents some three years ago facing severe challenges and social stigma of being a woman, has outshined and become the first Kashmiri woman to be offered Masters in Public Policy at the University of Oxford.


"They call me a woman And not a human, I am fixed Like a portrait On the walls of society; For there are only few Spectators to see, And enjoy my show."

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Doctors issue guidelines to beat the heat amid rising temperatures in Kashmir

As temperatures continue to rise in Kashmir, health experts have urged people to take necessary precautions to avoid heat-related illnesses.
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Tragedy struck Budgam family as geyser blast claims life

Tragedy struck early Wednesday morning at the village of Narkara in Kashmir's Budgam district when a geyser explosion at a local residence resulted in one fatality.

Govt revises dearness allowance to 50 percent, effective January 2024

In a significant relief to government employees, the government has announced an increase in the Dearness Allowance (DA) from the existing 46% to 50% of the basic pay.

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Kashmiris speak out as Valley witnesses first major polls after Article 370 abrogation

In a significant electoral moment, Kashmir witnessed its first major polls after the abrogation of Article 370, with hopeful residents expressing their aspirations.

Kashmir political leaders accuse authorities of arresting their workers

J&K political leaders, including Sajjad Gani Lone and Altaf Bukhari, have raised concerns over the arrest and harassment of workers ahead of the polls.