Thursday , 23 November 2017
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WGAJK, Tourism Deptt finalise winter sports activities

Gulmarg to host All India ski, snowboarding championship Srinagar October 10: In order to make preliminary preparations for winter sports an Executive Committee meeting of Winter Games Association of J&K (WGAJK) was held here in Srinagar on Monday. The meeting was presided over by its president and MLA Gulmarg Mohammad Abass Wani. Among others Director Tourism Mahmood Ahmad Shah, district representatives, ... Read More »

JK Bank, SMVDU-TBC sign MoU to fund Start-ups

Srinagar, Oct 10: J&K Bank and Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University Technology Business Incubation Centre (SMVDU-TBIC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to provide early stage funding to potential start ups under the “J&K Bank Finance Scheme for Start Ups”. This would also create one stop platform to access various schemes available with J&K Bank to promote entrepreneurship in the state ... Read More »

Two-year warranty on all LAVA phones purchased after Aug 26

Srinagar  9, October 2017: LAVA International Limited, a leading Indian multi-national company in the mobile handset industry, today launched 2-Year Warranty on all its major models in the product portfolio – across smartphones and feature phones. The company also announced 2-Year Warranty on all its future product launches as well. The 2-Year warranty promise is a first-of-its-kind in the Indian mobile handset industry ... Read More »

Dy CM lays foundation of Rs 3.96 cr sewerage project

Says Govt focused on development of Jammu city; Cautions people against misinformation JAMMU, OCTOBER 7: Deputy Chief Minister Dr. Nirmal Singh today said that modern and quality infrastructure is essential for speedy development of an area and it is the endeavor of present dispensation to upgrade and strengthen the existing infrastructural edifice in the state. He was speaking after laying ... Read More »

Innovative measures must for better water management: Basharat Bukhari 

Reviews progress of development works in Anantnag           ANANTNAG, OCTOBER 05: Minister for Horticulture, Syed Basharat Bukhari today called for taking innovative and sustainable measures for better water management in the State to utilize maximum possible benefits from existing water resources and to improve irrigation and water supply infrastructure.           The Minister said this while chairing a meeting to review ... Read More »

People selling spurious, banned pesticides, fungicides, fertilizers to be booked under PSA

Basharat Bukhari welcomes promulgation of ordinance; Says such chemicals not only ruining economy but are highly carcinogenic SRINAGAR, OCTOBER 05: Hailing the promulgation of the Jammu and Kashmir Public Safety (Amendment) Ordinance, 2017, the Minister for Horticulture Syed Basharat Bukhari today said the ordinance having the provision of booking people found involved in sale and supply of spurious pesticides, fungicides ... Read More »

To strengthen economy simplify loaning to small enterprises: Dr Drabu to banks

‘JK FinMin urges banks to recognise difficulties of fledgling entrepreneurs’ Central Govt has political will & resolve to initiate bold economic reforms: Dr Jitendra Singh SRINAGAR, OCTOBER 6: Urging banks to simplify the process of giving loans to small enterprises, Minister for Finance, Labour & Employment, Dr Haseeb Drabu today said entrepreneurs fail not because of bad business model but ... Read More »

JKEDI organizes entrepreneurship awareness programme in Pulwama

PULWAMA, OCTOBER 04: The Jammu and Kashmir Entrepreneurship Development Institute (JKEDI) conducted a special Entrepreneurship Awareness Program (EAP) at Pulwama in collaboration with J&K Bank, KVIIB and National Minorities Development & Finance Corporation. MLA Pulwama Mohammad Khaleel Bandh and District Development Commissioner Pulwama, Ghulam Mohammad Dar were present on the occasion. The programme was intended to provide an insight into the ... Read More »

Handloom, Handicrafts a viable Local source to meet unemployment Issues: Nizam-ud-Din Bhat

Srinagar, October 04: Handloom and Handicrafts have been one of the main sources of the employment contributing a lot to economy of the J&K state.           This was stated by Vice Chairman for Handloom and Handicrafts Corporation Nizam-ud-Din Bhat while chairing a meeting of the corporation on Wednesday. He said that registration of weavers, artisans and aspirants for business in ... Read More »

Foreign, domestic travel agents on FAM tour in Kashmir

  Our aggressive marketing campaign is bearing fruit: Dir Tourism Srinagar, Oct 4: Continuing with its promotional campaign, the department of tourism Kashmir organized FAM tours for both domestic and foreign travel agents. The domestic travel agents have come from the cities like Mumbai, Nagpur, Delhi, and Ahmadabad while as the foreign travel agents visited Valley from Thailand. Nattinee Shrestha ... Read More »