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Celebrating Womanhood

  Celebrating Womanhood, Indo-Global Social Service Society (IGSSS) organised International Women‘s Day at Community Information Centre (CIC) Sumbal, Sonawari.   Sub-Judicial Magistrate (Sumbal, Sonawari), Ms Faiqa Nazir graced the occasion as a chief guest. Advocate Gh. Mohd. Bhat, Advocate Jalalu-Din and Advocate Gh Qadir Dar also took part in the event. Besides government officials (ICDS Supervisors), [...]

Autumn in Kashmir: As the autumn sets in the Kashmir Valley, tourists from different parts of the world arrive to enjoy the weather. Through the golden spectacle of the Chinar, the Valley has always been a major fascination for domestic and international tourists throughout the year, being here during the autumn season that begins with September and lasts till early December, is a distinct joy. ‘Boune’ (Chinar) in local parlance is considered as an exotic tree is a hallmark of ‘Paradise on Earth’.

Cocoon Rearing

Kashmir has been famous for its silk production since ages and can also be traced in Kalhana’s Rajtrangni. With the passage of time, silk production in the State declined considerably over a period of nearly 50 years. According to newspaper reports, the cocoon production in Kashmir was 15 lakh kilograms of cocoons in 1940 and [...]