Div Com reviews disbursement of assistance to snowfall affected orchardists

SRINAGAR: Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Baseer Ahmad Khan on Monday reviewed the disbursement of financial assistance in favour of farmers and orchardists, who suffered damage to crops and trees due to the heavy snowfall in the month of November 2018. The Deputy Commissioners informed the meeting regarding the progress in the disbursement of the financial assistance […]

AN-32 Passenger Air services to Kargil from Dec 26

SRINAGAR: Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan on Monday convened a meeting with Civil Administration, Police and Aviation authorities to review the necessary arrangements for operationalisation of AN-32 Air Courier services for Kargil. The AN-32 Passenger Air Courier services on Jammu-Kargil will start on December 26 and Srinagar-Kargil route on December 27, 2018. On Jammu-Kargil […]

Chairman J&K PSC, VC CUJ, others meet Governor

Jammu: Abdul Latief U Zaman Deva, Chairman, Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission (J&KPSC) met Governor Satya Pal Malik at Raj Bhavan here on Monday. According to a statement, Deva briefed Governor about the to-date functioning of the J&K PSC and continuing improvements being made by the Commission in the timely conduct of exams and […]

Kansal reviews modalities for rationalisation of works divisions

JAMMU: Principal Secretary, Planning Development & Monitoring, Rohit Kansal chaired a high-level meeting here on Monday to firm-up the roadmap for rationalization of field-level Works Divisions Power, R&B, PHE and I&FC Departments. Commissioner Secretary, General Administration Department, Hilal Ahmad Parray, Commissioner Secretary, R&B, Khurshid Ahmad Shah, Secretary PHE, I&FC and DMRRR, Farooq Ahmad Shah, Director […]

GoI tussle with RBI could undermine financial stability: S&P

NEW DELHI: Terming the exit of Urjit Patel as credit negative, S&P Global Ratings said the increasing involvement of the government of India in the affairs of the RBI could undermine the hard-fought improvements in the banking system over the past few years. “In particular, S&P Global Ratings views as credit negative the circumstances leading […]