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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Security forces nab terrorist after he fires at them in central Kashmir

Jammu and Kashmir police told WION that a recently-joined terrorist identified as Jahangir who was previously a stone pelter was held during the operation

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Eating healthy: Demand for organic food grows as Kashmir valley gets first organic market

The Indian government through various schemes is supporting organic farming in Kashmir

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Three Indian army men killed, five injured as Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC in J&K

The Pakistan Army violated the ceasefire 47 times in September, and has been targeting hamlets in Poonch for the past five days 

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Make in Kashmir: A village which supplies 90% wood for pencils in India

The village is the hub of pencil slates where both men and women are employed to process raw wood.

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Indian Army soldier injured in Pakistan ceasefire violation in Kashmir

An Indian Army soldier has been injured after Pakistan violated ceasefire along the line of control (LOC)

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Lockdown gives rise to creativity, J&K gets first online art gallery

Artists in Kashmir valley have long been struggling for a physical art gallery to showcase their work but thanks to the pandemic that made them think out of the box

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Three terrorists, woman killed, CRPF officer injured in Srinagar encounter 

Acting on information about the presence of terrorists in the congested Batmaloo area, security forces launched a cordon and search operation. 

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After Moscow talks, Indian Army prepares for long winter in Ladakh

The Indian army has already stocked special fuel and lubricants for tanks and armoured personnel carriers, including spares for their maintenance.

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Jammu and Kashmir: Security forces avert major tragedy, IED recovered in Baramulla district

Last month, the bomb disposal squad of the Indian Army destroyed an IED like object on Srinagar-Baramulla National Highway.

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Inside J&K police’s cyber room which tackles fake news and propaganda

The Jammu and Kashmir police have also been rescuing people from cyber frauds and an amount of 50 Lakh Indian rupees have been recovered to date. The Cyber labs at Srinagar monitors social media…

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