'Problem of plenty': Apple crop rots as cold storages run out of capacity in Kashmir

Srinagar, Dec. 6 -- Faced with the proverbial 'problem of plenty', Kashmir fruit growers are now struggling to find cold storages for apples. This year, farmers harvested a bumper apple crop in Kashm... Read More

'Shun negativity, stay fit': Fitness guru makes Kashmir proud; nominated as jury member to judge 'Mr. India'

Srinagar, Dec. 5 -- A Kashmiri fitness guru has earned a rare honor after he was nominated as one of the jury members of the prestigious Mr. and Ms. India event. Ishtiyaq Ahmad Khan was among the 20-... Read More

'Smart Kangri': Meet 62-year-old innovator who has given technological makeover to traditional Kashmiri firepot

Srinagar, Dec. 2 -- For a change, Kangri has got a technological makeover in Kashmir. Mohammad Ismail Mir, a 62- year -old innovator from Watapora, Bandipora has modified traditionalKangri to make it... Read More

O deer! Wildlife department launches project to monitor movement pattern of Hangul

Srinagar, Dec. 1 -- Wildlife Department has embarked on a mission to monitor the movement pattern of endangered Hangul in Kashmir. 'Monitoring of Hangul movement in Shikargah using non-invasive techn... Read More

Killer highways: Over 55 people died in road accidents in Chenab Valley, Pir Panjal in last 3 months

Srinagar, Nov. 29 -- Killer roads have claimed over 55 lives in Kishtwar, Doda, Rajouri, Poonch, and Ramban districts in the last three months. For the last few months, scores of road accidents have ... Read More

PMJAY SEHAT: 6.4L patients receive free treatment; J&K government paid Rs 795 crore to hospitals

Srinagar, Nov. 28 -- Lieutenant Governor administration has spent over Rs 795 crore on the 'PMJAY SEHAT' cashless health insurance scheme in Jammu and Kashmir. Data accessed by The Kashmir Monitor re... Read More

'Don't move alone, avoid dumping kitchen wastes': J&K wildlife department issues dos and don'ts to avoid human-animal conflict in winter

Srinagar, Nov. 25 -- Come winter, thewildlife department has issued an advisory to prevent human-animal conflict in Kashmir. Wild Life Warden, North Division Mohommad Maqbool Baba said that due to th... Read More

'The Autumn Art Exhibit': Deepa Soni tries paintings to promote Kashmir, spread love

SRINAGAR, Nov. 25 -- A huge painting of a girl sitting cross-legged on a pumpkin welcomes you at the gates of the makeshift art gallery in the historic Government Emporium building. Inside the hall, t... Read More

'Computers, libraries, internet': Pandemic notwithstanding, student enrollment increases by 5% in J&K

Srinagar, Nov. 24 -- Pandemic and economic downturn notwithstanding, Jammu and Kashmir has recorded a five percent increase in student enrollment. In its 2021-22 Unified District Information System f... Read More

Upset over target shortfall, CS directs banks to enhance lending

Srinagar, Nov. 24 -- Upset over target shortfall, Jammu and Kashmir government has directed banks to increase lending to youth to help reduce unemployment and boost job creation. An official document... Read More