Labour Deptt clears 766 pending cases under different welfare schemes

JAMMU: On the directions of Governor N.N Vohra, the Labour and Employment Department has cleared most of the cases pending for the last 8 months. In a report for the period up to 25 February 2016, submitted by the Labour and Employment Department, 766 cases of relief under different welfare schemes of J&K Building and […]

126 drugs cheaper by over 40% as GoI fixes ceiling

126 drugs cheaper by over 40% as GoI fixes ceiling

New Delhi: Government has fixed the ceiling price of 530 essential medicines that has resulted in price reduction of over 40 per cent in case of 126 drugs, Parliament was informed on Friday. “National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority has fixed the ceiling price of 530 medicines”, out of 680 NLEM medicines (628 net medicines) that are […]

CII JK delegation meets Governor

CII JK delegation meets Governor

JAMMU: A delegation of Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), J&K State Council, headed by its Chairman, Sheikh Imran, met the Governor N. N. Vohra at the Civil Secretariat on Friday and briefed him about the efforts being made by CII in making J&K a preferred investment destination in the country. The delegation also discussed with […]

Dir Handlooms inaugurates exhibition cum buyer seller meet

JAMMU: Director, Handloom Development Department, Rajesh Sharma Friday inaugurated two days exhibition-cum-buyer seller meet of handloom items organized by the Samba Cluster of the Handloom Development Department at the Tourist Reception Centre, Jammu. The Samba Cluster was sanctioned by the Development Commissioner for Handlooms, Ministry of Textiles, Government of India and is being implemented through […]

98662.55 MT fertilizers available in JK

JAMMU: According to the official spokesman, 98662.55 metric tonnes (MTs) of fertilizer are available in the State during Rabbi 2015-16. In order to give boost to the agriculture and related activities 98662.55 MTs of fertilizer are available in the state, which include 63913.6 MTs of Urea, 29626.65 MTs of Di Ammonium Phosphate (DAP), 3971.3 MTs […]

Horticulture deptt organises awareness camp

UDHAMPUR: An awareness programme for distribution of quality planting material of Apple, Walnut, Almond under Tribal Sub Plan was held at Gulaban village, Panchari Zone under the supervision of Chief Horticulture Officer Udhampur. Scientist from CITH Dr. Anil Sharma, Horticulture Development Officer Moungri, Horticulture Development Officer Panchari, Horticulture Technicians besides 30 beneficiaries of the local […]

JK Tourism Dept participates in Kolkata travel mart

JAMMU: Jammu & Kashmir Tourism Department Friday participated in India International Travel Mart (IITM) – Kolkata at Milan Marg, Salt Lake. The event was inaugurated by Ajit Ranjan Bardhan, Principal Secretary Tourism, West Bengal in presence of C. Murugan, MD, West Bengal Tourism Development Corporation. On behalf of J&K Deptt of Tourism, a delegation led […]