Ieshan Bashir Wani

Wion Correspondent, J&K

Opinions/Stories

As 4G gets restored, foreign envoys expected to visit J&K

The internet was restored after a gap of 18 months. The decision was welcomed by the U.S. State Department

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Indian army chopper crash lands in Jammu region, one pilot dead

Sources say that two pilots have sustained injures and are being treated at a nearby army hospital

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Bird flu: J&K government bans entry of poultry, experts say situation needs to be monitored

The Jammu and Kashmir administration has banned the entry of poultry into the union territory following the outbreak of bird flu in neighbouring states

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With an aim to become Michelin star chef, 20-year old starts cloud kitchen concept in Kashmir

Cloud Kitchen is a concept where you have no physical dining space and but what's unique about Toiba's kitchen is that you can order what you wish to eat.

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Papier-mâché: Extracting art from 'chewed paper' in Kashmir

According to a figure, 45,000 artisans are associated with Papier-mâché and now the government is aiming to showcase their products online to a wider audience. 

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Two minor sisters from Pakistan repatriated via LoC in Poonch, J&K

17-year-old Laiba Zabair and 13-year old Sana Zabair, were apprehended by the Indian army after noticing them moving in the Sarla sector along the LoC in Poonch on Sunday, a defence spokesperson…

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J&K: Two army men killed in Pakistan ceasefire violations in 24 hours

The deceased have been identified as Naik Prem Bahadur Khatri and Rifleman Sukhbir Singh who initially was critically injured and later succumbed to their injuries at a medical facility.

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India: Twelve civilians injured in south Kashmir grenade attack

Twelve civilians have been injured after terrorists lobbed a grenade at Security forces in the Kakapora area of South Kashmir's Pulwama district

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Operation on LoC in Machil sector still on, forces had inputs 15 days back: ADG BSF

Border Security forces today paid tribute to the slain Constable in Budgam and laid a wreath while remembering the sacrifice made by him while fighting terrorists

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How farmers pick world's most expensive spice in Kashmir valley

According to a data available, the production of Kashmiri saffron has declined by 65 per cent over 22 years

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Civilian, terrorist killed in Pampore operation; another terrorist surrendered

The fresh surrender has brought the number of terrorists surrendering in recent months to five

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Politics heats up in J&K as political parties vow to fight against new land law

Hurriyat conference led by Kashmir’s chief Muslim cleric Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has called for a one-day shutdown on Saturday against the land law amendment

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Engineer-turned-potter tries to re-engineer pottery in Kashmir

She regularly meeting traditional potters to teach them new techniques, make them familiar with modern tools, and bring a sense of pride in them for their art

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On his birthday, Farooq Abdullah summoned by ED again, questioned for five hours

Farooq arrived at the ED office at around 11 am and left at 4 pm. He was summoned to the office on his birthday as he turned 84. Unlike last time, Farooq chose to leave silently after his…

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Farooq Abdullah questioned by ED in multi-crore JKCA scam; parties alledge political vendetta

While speaking to media after leaving ED, Farooq, visibly angry, said he stood by the Gupkar declaration and against the abrogation of J&K special status. 

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