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Most Admired Brands and Leaders 2016-17,an initiative by White Page International Features India’s Most Admired Brands & Leaders

New Delhi, 21st February 2017: White Page International recently released the research & jury based listing of India’s Most Admired Brands & Leaders 2016-17 with PwC as Process Reviewers. The ‘Most Admired Brands & Leaders’ list & coffee table book which features the epic journey of prominent brands and leaders across the country is out in the market and was revealed at ... Read More »

J&K showcases its film shooting, tourism potential in OTM, Mumbai

MUMBAI, FEBRUARY 21: The Jammu and Kashmir Tourism Department has showcased the state’s scenic beauty and film tourism potential in one of the country’s largest travel show OTM that begun at Bombay Exhibition Centre from today. The State’s Tourism Department, which is also one of the participants, has decorated its space beautifully highlighting the pristine glory and scenic beauty of ... Read More »

Several measures underway to give fillip to tourism activities in JK: Dy CM

JAMMU, FEBRUARY 21 – The Deputy Chief Minister, Dr Nirmal Singh today said that the Government has initiated several measures for ensuring that the Tourism industry gets a fillip in the State besides a comprehensive programme is underway to augment the related infra. The Deputy Chief Minister was interacting with a deputation of the Jammu Hotels and Lodges Association here ... Read More »

SBM contractual employees without salary from last 4 years

Appeal CM, Edu min for intervention Srinagar, Feb 16 (KNS): Contractual employees working in Saakshar Bharat Mission (SBM) have demanded immediate release of their salaries pending from the last four years. A delegation of SBM employees told KNS that 6000 contractual employees are working under this centrally-sponsored flagship programme of school education department and Ministry of Human Resource Development of ... Read More »

Andrabi inspects 84 MW Shutkari Kulan Hydro Power Project

Minister for speedy execution of work JAMMU, FEBRUARY 16: Minister of State for Hajj & Auqaf, PHE and Irrigation &Flood Control, Power Development, Industries & Commerce, Syed Farooq Ahmad Andrabi today reviewed the status of work on 84 MW Shutkari Kulan Hydro Project. The project is being implemented by Jammu and Kashmir State Power Development Corporation (JKSPDC) on River Sindh at ... Read More »

Rivalry between truck unions affects cement trade

Khrew, Feb 15, CNS: Administration has miserably failed to resolve the tussle between two truck unions in Khrew area of South Kashmir’s Pulwama district. The continuous tussle has hampered the trade of cement in the Valley.     The tussle has once again started after truckers from Halqa Nagandar, amalgam of a few villages, wanted a separate Alkhudam Union. But the existing ... Read More »

Cabinet approves guidelines to regulate implementation of Self Help Group of Engineers Scheme

  JAMMU, FEBRUARY 13:- The Cabinet in its meeting chaired by Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti today accorded sanction to the adoption of guidelines to regulate the implementation of the Self Help Group of Engineers Scheme in an effective manner. The Self Help Group of Engineers Scheme was launched in the year 2003 for the Self Employment of the unemployed engineers, ... Read More »

In a first, JK shifts to groundbreaking automated resource allocation system

Dr Drabu launches Online Budgeting Portal – BEAMS; Rs 35000 cr released for fiscal 2017-18 beforehand JAMMU, FEBRUARY 09:  For the first time in the State’s fiscal history, the Finance Department today released, well ahead of schedule, 50% of the budgetary allocation to the tune of around Rs 35000 crore for the financial year 2017-18 for developmental and other activities. ... Read More »

BSNL reduces pulse, hikes call charges

Srinagar, Feb 8, CNS: Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) has reduced duration of its landline to landline local call by one minute on same network and also hiked the charge by 20 per cent. The duration (pulse) of each local call from BSNL landline to BSNL landline has been reduced from three minutes to two minutes, a BSNL spokesman said. ... Read More »

Centre rolls out 2 tourism infrastructure projects worth Rs 194 cr for JK

NBCC, NPCC to develop tourism facilities on Gulmarg-Baramulla-Kupwara-Leh, Mantalai-Sudhmahadev-Patnitop circuits; Chief Minister welcomes new initiatives   JAMMU, FEBRUARY 6: Under the new initiatives in tourism sector, the Ministry of Tourism, Government of India, today rolled out two mega projects worth Rs 194.74 crore for development of tourism infrastructure in Jammu and Kashmir. These are in addition to the projects worth Rs ... Read More »