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Road stretch from Rambagh bridge to AS College crossing closed

            SRINAGAR, MAY 19: According to the Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, road stretch from Rambagh to Amar Singh College crossing has been closed for traffic in view of the ongoing construction of flyover.           The Div Com said that heavy machinery is to be operated and heavy building material is to be used on the road stretch as such the closure ... Read More »

JK becoming part of country’s economic history: Dr Drabu

14th GST Council Meet begins at Srinagar Jaitley compliments JK Govt for outstanding arrangements SRINAGAR, MAY 18: The meeting of the 14th GST Council began here today marking participation of Union Finance Minister, Mr Arun Jaitley, Finance Ministers of all the states, Finance Secretaries and other taxation officials from the states and union territories. The meeting is being held under ... Read More »

14th GST Council Meeting to be held at SKICC on May 18

Fitment, Officers Committee meetings convened today SRINAGAR, MAY 17: The 14thmeeting of the GST Council to be chaired by the Union Finance Minister, Mr Arun Jaitley is set to begin here tomorrow with Finance Ministers, Finance Secretaries and other taxation officials from all the states and union territories attending the crucial meet on new tax regime. The meeting of the ... Read More »

JKPCC piece worker appeals for CM’s intervention

  ‘I am being victimized for political reasons’ Srinagar, May 13 (KNS): Though remaining in news for wrong reasons is nothing new for Dileep Thusoo, the Managing Director of J&K Project Construction Corporation (JKPCC), in the latest incident he has thrown the rules to the wind to accommodate a "blue-eyed" contractor. Sources told KNS that the JKPCC had verbally allotted ... Read More »

JK Bank declares March 2017 Results

  Worst is over, 2017-18 to be year of turnaround: Chairman Srinagar, May 13 (KNS): The Jammu and Kashmir Bank declared its audited financials for the quarter and financial year ended March 2017 today by posting an operating profit of Rs. 276.37 Cr for the quarter and Rs 1294.34 Cr for the financial year. The bank however, ended the year ... Read More »

Income Tax (IT) Department simplifies linking PAN with Aadhaar for taxpayers using Income Tax India website

New Delhi, May 11,: The Income Tax (IT) Department has made it easy for taxpayers to link their PAN with Aadhaar. Responding to grievances of taxpayers regarding difficulties in linking PAN with Aadhaar as their names did not match in both systems (e.g., names with initials in one and expanded initials in another), the IT Department has come out with ... Read More »

Sale of vegetable seedlings starts at Lalmandi

            SRINAGAR, MAY 8: To give boost to vegetable production in Kashmir Division, Department of Agriculture today inaugurated third phase of sale of vegetable seedlings at Kitchen Garden in Lalmandi Srinagar.           The third phase is being held under the supervision of Director Agriculture Kashmir, Syed Altaf Andrabi. Seedlings of brinjal, chilly, tomato, cucumber, squashes and capsicum worth Rs. 70,000 ... Read More »

Misbranded pesticides worth Rs. 1 crore seized in Kashmir in past 2 months

              SRINAGAR, MAY 8: Law Enforcement wing of Agriculture Department Kashmir has seized misbranded pesticides worth Rs two crore in the past two months during its drive to keep a check on substandard and spurious products in the Valley markets.             This was stated at a meeting chaired by Director Agriculture Kashmir, Altaf Aijaz Andrabi, today to review functioning of ... Read More »

Government issues advisory to banks Asking them to stop cash transactions in vulnerable areas of Pulwama and Shopian

Srinagar, May 5, CNS: In wake of rising incidents of bank heist in South Kashmir, Government has issued an advisory to Jammu Kashmir Bank directing authoriteis to immediately stop cash transactions in 40 branches of twin districts Shopian and Pulwama in South Kashmir.      Jammu Kashmir Government in its advisory has declared 40 bank branches of Jammu Kashmir Bank located in ... Read More »

High profile special SLBC meet discusses banking related security issues

Drabu presides over SLBC meet Srinagar, May 05 (KNS): Surveillance is good but it cannot substitute physical security on ground. We need to devise special security measures to deal with the kind of situations we face. J&K Minister for Finance, Labour and Employment Dr Haseeb A Drabu stated this while presiding over Special State Level Bankers’ Committee (SLBC) meeting held ... Read More »