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New seed varieties tailored to suit Kashmir’s needs

Friday 29 November '13

Population pressure telling on state’s land resources, agri university brings out high-yield options.
Restrictions around Geelani’s house lifted

Wednesday 30 October '13

Akbar said the police officer who conveyed the news did not explain the reasons behind Geelani’s release.
Filling the meat gap

Friday 20 September '13

Way short of demand, Kashmir promotes sheep farming.
With carp & trout, J&K looks to revive a culture

Friday 9 August '13

Jammu and Kashmir’s efforts to promote pisciculture as a means of employment are gradually drawing in young Kashmiris.
J&K 'mass-rape' victims break silence, vow to fight

Sunday 23 June '13

After suffering silently for more than two decades, Kunan Poshpora victims alleged mass rape
20 yrs and a shradh later, Saharanpur man found in Valley

Wednesday 6 February '13

Kedar was in Srinagar’s Psychiatric hospital for last 13 yrs
Medicinal resources: Cures at hand, finally being tapped

Friday 25 January '13

Kashmir warms up to cultivation of its countless medicinal plants


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