KCCI agitated over ‘eviction notices’ to shopkeepers at Sgr airport

KCCI agitated over ‘eviction notices’ to shopkeepers at Sgr airport

Srinagar: The Kashmir Chamber of Commerce & Industry (KCCI) has taken a serious note of the “eviction notices” served to shopkeepers at the Srinagar International Airport by the Airports Authority of India (AAI). The KCCI has taken up the issue formally with the Minister of Civil Aviation through an express written communication and also at […]

GoI sanctions Rs 1.51 cr for development of Karnah border

GoI sanctions Rs 1.51 cr for development of Karnah border

JAMMU: Government of India’s Ministry of Tourism has sanctioned Rs 1.51 crore project for development of tourism facilities at Karnah border, Minister of State for Tourism, Priya Sethi informed the Legislative Assembly on Thursday. Replying to a question by legislator Raja Manzoor Ahmad, she said the Border Tourism Development Project forms part of the ‘Integrated […]

‘No proposal to open more timber sale depots’

JAMMU: The government has no proposal to open new timber sale depots as the existing network of outlets is sufficient to meet the supply demand, Minister for Forests, Lal Singh on Thursday informed the Legislative Assembly. The minister was replying to a question by legislator Bashir Ahmad Dar asking whether the government intends to open […]

DLTFC approves 46 projects worth Rs 2.82 crore in second meet

RAJOURI: District Level Task Force Committee headed by Additional District Development Commissioner A S Chib approved 46 projects worth Rs. 2.82 crore for setting up of micro enterprises under Prime Minister Employment Generation Programme (PMEGP). The committee comprising General Manager Industries Shafiq Choudhary, Functional Managers Yasir Arafat, Khalil-ur-Rehman, Abdul Jabbar and representatives of various financial […]

22 percent population still without Aadhar in JK

22 percent population still without Aadhar in JK

Even as the deadline for linking Aadhar to various services including banking has passed, more than 20 percent population of J&K is yet to receive the Aadhar cards. The J&K government on Wednesday told the state assembly that more than 77 per cent of the state’s 1.25 crore population have got their Aadhaar cards

NIA to file chargesheet against incarcerated Kashmiri leaders today

NIA to file chargesheet against incarcerated Kashmiri leaders today

A chargesheet against seven Kashmiri pro-freedom leaders and a businessman in a case of alleged terror funding in the Kashmir Valley will be filed by the NIA today as their judicial custody ends, officials said. According to National Investigation Agency (NIA) sources, the agency will file the chargesheet against the arrested Kashmiri leaders and a businessman