Substantial efforts underway to revitalize horticulture sector: Min

Substantial efforts underway to revitalize horticulture sector: Min

JAMMU: Minister for Horticulture, Syed Basharat Ahmed Bukhari Friday convened a high level meeting to review the status and implementation of directions and guidelines issued in various meetings chaired by the Minister earlier in Kashmir, Jammu and New Delhi. Secretary Horticulture, M H Malik, Director Horticulture (P&M), Peerzada Hafizullah Shah, Director Horticulture Jammu, Bhawani Rakwal […]

RTO issues auto-rickshaw fares

RTO issues auto-rickshaw fares

SRINAGAR: Regional Transport Office, Kashmir Friday issued auto-rickshaw fares as per distance one has to hire a three-wheeler. According to a press statement of the Motor Vehicles Department, Rs 17 has been fixed as fare payable for first kilometer and Rs 13 is chargeable for subsequent kilometers. Further, waiting charges have been set as Rs […]

No plans to introduce 5,000 and 10,000 rupee notes: GoI

No plans to introduce 5,000 and 10,000 rupee notes: GoI

NEW DELHI: The government on Friday said it has no plans to come out with Rs 5,000 and Rs 10,000 banknotes. “The matter was examined in consultation with the Reserve Bank of India and it has not been fund suitable to introduce of Rs 5,000 and Rs 10,000 note,” minister of state for finance Arjun […]

KCCI hails shifting of Sheep Farm from Dachigam National Park

KCCI hails shifting of Sheep Farm from  Dachigam National Park

SRINAGAR: The Kashmir Chamber of Commerce & Industry (Inc)  has hailed the government decision regarding  relocating the Sheep Farm from  Dachigam National Park  which the Chamber has been craving  and pleading for a long time. While appreciating  its  decision  the Chamber urge the  government to take  further  such steps that would ensure saving the forest […]

JK Bank open to collect electricity bills today

JK Bank open to collect electricity bills today

Srinagar: With a view to facilitate deposit of electricity tariff by consumers of Power Development Department (PDD) J&K, all the designated Business Units of the bank in J&K State shall remain open on March 25th  (Saturday) and March 26th  (Sunday) exclusively for collection of electricity fee.

India Carpet Expo to be held next week

NEW DELHI: Bulk buyers can source handmade carpets, rugs and other floor coverings from the India Carpet Expo being organised here next week. The Expo, from March 27-30 at Pragati Maidan, will see participation of carpet importers from 55 countries, including Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Chile, Germany, Mexico, Russia, Singapore, South Africa, Turkey, UK and […]

‘Gear up extension agencies to reach farmers’

‘Gear up extension agencies to reach farmers’

SRINAGAR: To review the developmental works and centrally sponsored schemes of Agriculture Department Kashmir, Financial commissioner Agriculture Production Department Pramod Kumar Jain chaired a high level meeting of the officers of Kashmir Division. Director Agriculture Kashmir Showkat Ahmad Beigh, all Joint Directors of Agriculture and senior officers of the department attended the meeting. While displaying […]

CellAir Networks announces Pre-Bookings of the new OPPO F3 Plus

CellAir Networks announces Pre-Bookings of the new OPPO F3 Plus

Srinagar: The new Era of Dual Selfie camera started Thursday with the start of pre-bookings for Oppo F3 Plus. The same was announced by the company in a small but impressive function, in the presence of Sunny Bhat ASM Oppo Mobile and Tofail Khan owner of CellAir Networks, the authorised distributor for Oppo Camera Phones […]

Drabu to head EC of North Zone FMs

Drabu to head EC of North Zone FMs

NEW DELHI:  Minister for Finance, Dr Haseeb Drabu has been appointed Chairman of the Empowered Committee of the Finance Ministers of the North Zone. According to a communiqué issued by the Inter-State Council Secretariat here, Dr Drabu will be heading the Empowered Committee of the Finance Ministers of Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Rajasthan, Delhi and […]