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Tourism deptt to promote tourist AC coach

See-through coach will provide enjoyable experience to passengers: Dir Tourism Srinagar: With an aim to boost tourism and provide a pleasant rural experience to the travellers, department of tourism will promote Kashmir’s first ever see-through air conditioned railway coach among the travellers. In this regard, Director Tourism Kashmir Mahmood A Shah inspected the 40-seater coach at Railway Station Budgam. The ... Read More »

Glion Institute of Higher Education launches sustainable wellness restaurant 

New Delhi, 19 April 2018—Glion Institute of Higher Education, a world-leading hospitality management institution,is enhancing its focus on wellness and sustainabilitythrough the development of two new initiatives: Wellness to Business, a range of executive education programmes, and Fresh, a public restaurant specialising in healthy and sustainable cuisine. The launch of these initiatives recognises the growing influence of wellness and sustainabilitywithin the ... Read More »

Irregularities in SKICC: Tourism Minister calls for special audit of SKICC; attaches Director Yasmeen Khan

JAMMU, APRIL 19: Minister for Tourism Tassaduq Hussain Mufti today ordered attachment of Director Sher-e-Kashmir International Conference Centre (SKICC) Yasmeen Khan along with engineering staff. An official spokesperson said the Minister issued orders in connection with the allegations against the officer(s) for violation of rules and norms amounting to abuse of official position, breach of trust, thereby inflicting a huge ... Read More »

Incentives for Startup India

New Delhi, April 12: Government of India launched the ‘Startup India’ initiative on January 16, 2016 to build a strong eco-system for nurturing innovation and entrepreneurship.  This measure of the Government is helpingcreate large scale job opportunities across the sectors and increase economic growth of the country. 2.   As part of this initiative, Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion has issued gazette notification ... Read More »

JK Bank EP inaugurates refurbished Faridabad branch, ATM

Srinagar, April11: Executive President Vagish Chander,inaugurated the newly renovated and refurbished premises and ATM of its Faridabad , Haryana branch on 9th of April 2018 in the presence of Mrs Rajini Saraf, Zonal Head, Delhi North , Vice-presidents Janak Raj and Sareesh Sharma amid large number of valuable clients, senior citizens and local residents.   Speaking on the occasion Vagish ... Read More »

Conversion of Agricultural Land for non-forming purposes in Kashmir, an important question need to be solved at earliest

Syed Karar Hashmi  In Jammu and Kashmir Agriculture is the key industry and economy is predominately depend on it, as 80 percent people in the state are directly or indirectly linked with agriculture. Land being a limited resource would continue to be under pressure in future due to conversion of agricultural land for non-farming purposes.  According to the record of ... Read More »

FM launches J&K Bank Add on Working Capital-GST Scheme for JK businesses

JK Bank heartbeat of the J&K State: Altaf Bukhari Jammu, April 09: Finance Minister. Altaf Bukhari today launched  ‘The J&K Bank Add on Working Capital-GST Scheme’ aimed at facilitating the Business Community particularly industry sector  in J&K state at an impressive function held at the Convention Centre, Jammu. The finance minister who was chief guest on the occasion launched the scheme ... Read More »

RDD & PR launches SECURE software to bring uniformity in cost norms

‘It is a digital era, everything should be available to the public in just one click’ Srinagar, Apr 07 (KNS): Taking another step ahead in boosting transparency and accountability in the functioning of Rural Development Department, the Department of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj, Jammu and Kashmir launched SECURE Software on Saturday here in Jammu. SECURE was launched at a ... Read More »