India on firm growth path with bold moves like note ban, GST: Opec

NEW DELHI: India is experiencing some of the greatest structural changes as bold new reforms like note ban and GST have put the country firmly on a sustainable growth path, oil cartel Opec’s Secretary General Mohammed Barkindo said on Tuesday. Speaking at the India Energy Forum by CERAWeek, he said the country’s expanding middle class […]

India Post launches e-IPOs on trail basis

India Post launches e-IPOs on trail basis

SRINAGAR: Minister for Communications Manoj Sinha on Monday launched e-IPO (Indian Postal Order) in the denominations of Rs. 10 to Rs. 100 as a pilot project in Bihar, Delhi and Karnataka. He said that in the next two months, the service will cover the entire country.e-IPO will be used for all purposes like fee payment […]

Principal Secretary APD calls for transparency during fund disbursement

Principal Secretary APD calls for transparency during fund disbursement

SRINAGAR: Principal Secretary Agriculture Production Department (APD) Sundeep Kumar Nayak IAS, Moday convened a meeting of all the Drawing & Disbursing Officers (DDOs) of Agriculture Department Kashmir Division to review the financial scenario of different State & centrally Sponsored schemes and projects under implementation by the department. At the onset of the meeting Director Agriculture […]

Tata Motors launches “Tata NEXON” at Apex Motors Baramulla

Tata Motors launches “Tata NEXON” at Apex Motors Baramulla

BARAMULLA: Tata motors on Monday announced its entry into the growing compact SUV segment with the commercial launch of its new car “Tata NEXON” at Apex motors Sangrama Baramulla. Targeted at the personal car buyers the Tata NEXON is the forth product based on the impact design philosophy. Starting at a priced 5.97 lacs(ex showroom […]

Minister for augmentation of horticulture human resource

SRINAGAR: Minister for Horticulture, Syed Basharat Bukhari Monday said that the steps are afoot to ensure that proper augmentation of the human resource of the horticulture department so that the process of implementation of various programmes undertaken for giving a fillip to this vital sector is accelerated. The Minister was speaking at a meeting convened […]

Dy CM hails Center for extending industrial incentives to J&K

JAMMU: Deputy Chief Minister Dr. Nirmal Singh on Monday hailed the central government for extending industrial incentives to the State for a period of 10 years, which had, otherwise, stopped after implementation of Goods and Services Tax (GST) as Excise Duty had ceased to exist in the new tax regime. He also expressed gratitude to […]

Truckers strike disrupted supplies across India

NEW DELHI: The first day of the truckers strike has hit supplies pan India and caused a loss of Rs2,000 crore to the sector, All India Motor Transport Congress (AIMTC) said on Monday. Truck operators across the country are on a 2-day token strike against the GST, high diesel prices, harassment by authorities on roads […]

2-year warranty on all LAVA phones

SRINAGAR: 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 […]

10,000 enterprises established under different JKEDI run schemes

10,000 enterprises established under different JKEDI run schemes

SRINAGAR: Nearly ten thousand enterprises have been established across the State, under different government schemes for entrepreneurs – including the State Government-sponsored Seed Capital Fund and Youth Start-up Loan schemes and the Central Government-sponsored Himayat Self-Employment and Term Lone schemes – implemented through the Jammu & Kashmir Entrepreneurship Development Institute (JKEDI) through its three Regional […]

Modern Silkworm Seed Breeding unit Inaugurated at Mirgund

Modern Silkworm Seed Breeding unit Inaugurated at Mirgund

SRINAGAR: Minister for Agriculture, Ghulam Nabi Lone Hanjura, has emphasized enhancement of cocoon productivity and quality besides improving market facilities in the State. The Minister was speaking while inaugurating the Modern Silkworm Seed Breeding Unit at Mirgund in Pattan. The plant has been completed at an estimated cost of Rs. 1.15 crore. Principal Secretary Agriculture […]