Need to join hands, bring more transparency to our systems: JK Bank Chairman

Need to join hands, bring more transparency to our systems: JK Bank Chairman

KTMF hails bank’s role in socio-economic development SRINAGAR: J&K Bank Chairman, Parvez Ahmed on Wednesday said that we need to join hands and bring more efficiency and transparency to our systems of working both in the institutions and the businesses. “Our businesses need to keep growing so that we achieve our goals of comfortable and […]

Kashmir traders vow to safeguard Article-35 A

Kashmir traders vow to safeguard Article-35 A

Srinagar: Scores of traders on Sunday staged a demonstration in this capital city against the assault on Article-35A, which grants special rights and privileges to the people of Jammu and Kashmir. Scores of traders under the banner of Kashmir Traders and Manufactures Federation (KTMF) Kashmir Economic Alliance (KEA) and Federation of chamber of commerce and […]

‘Article 35A a matter of life and death for us’

‘Article 35A a matter of life and death for us’

ITIFAQ LONE Srinagar: Several trade and civil society organisations on Wednesday warned against attempts to tinker with Article 35A and declared that it is a “matter of life and death” for the people of Kashmir. Article 35A of the Indian Constitution is an article that empowers the Jammu and Kashmir state’s legislature to define “permanent […]

KTMF sets up assistance cell

Srinagar: Kashmir Traders and Manufacturers Federation (KTMF) has set up assistance Cell for solution to their genuine problems. A decision in this regard was taken by the KTMF president Yasin Khan. “After getting update on problems being faced by the shopkeepers, it was unanimously decided that KTMF head office at Budhshah Chowk will host a […]

KEA, KTMF condemn civilian killings, Aasiya’s shifting to Delhi

SRINAGAR: Kashmir Economic Alliance (KEA) headed by Muhammad Yasin Khan has condemned the civilian killings by government forces in south Kashmir’s Kulgam district. In a statement, Khan who also heads the Kashmir Traders and Manufactures Federation (KTMF) said no civilised nation can accept the civilian killings. “Killing unarmed civilians is against the ethics of humanity. […]

KEA, KTMF demand end to bloodshed

KEA, KTMF demand end to bloodshed

Srinagar: The Kashmir Economic Alliance chairperson Muhammad Yasin Khan Sunday said that killings at the hands of government forces have become a new normal in Kashmir. “It’s unfortunate that in the last three days eighteen humans have lost their lives in the Valley. Somewhere a youth is crushed under police vehicle and somewhere five civilians […]

KEA, KTMF to boycott ‘pro-rapist’ minister Rajiv Jasrotia

KEA, KTMF to boycott ‘pro-rapist’ minister Rajiv Jasrotia

‘New Dy CM has insulted humanity’ SRINAGAR: Reacting sharply to the elevation of “pro-rapist” MLA Rajiv Jasrotia, who had hosted a pro rapist rally in Kathua, into state Cabinet, the Kashmir Economic Alliance (KEA) chairperson Muhammad Yasin Khan on Tuesday said his forums would boycott events wherever Jasrotia is invited as a guest. Khan, who […]

Gang- rape and murder of Kathua girl

Gang- rape and murder of Kathua girl

KEA, KTMF protest against Jammu lawyers for supporting ‘perpetrators’ ARIF RASHID SRINAGAR: Kashmir Economic Alliance (KEA) and Kashmir Traders Manufactures Federation (KTMF) on Wednesday held protests here against Jammu based lawyers for supporting the alleged perpetrators of “gruesome’ rape and murder”. Kashmir traders body threatened to stir an agitation in case government fails to provide […]

Killings if not stopped will trigger strong agitation: Trade bodies

Killings if not stopped will trigger strong agitation: Trade bodies

SRINAGAR: Reacting sharply to civilian killings in Kulgam district of south Kashmir, the Kashmir Traders and Manufacturers Federation (KTMF) president Mohammad Yasin Khan questioned the government’s silence over the “systematic implementation of some deep rooted conspiracy in Kashmir”. Khan, who also heads Kashmir Economic Alliance (KEA), in a statement said, “The killing of innocent civilians […]

JCCI to keep away from bandh, KEA hails decision

JCCI to keep away from bandh, KEA hails decision

Jammu: The Jammu Chamber of Commerce and Industries (JCCI) has decided to keep away from the general strike today called by the Jammu Bar Association (JBA) over various issues, including deportation of Rohingyas from Jammu and handing over of the Kathua rape-and-murder case to the CBI. “There is no justification for the strike called by […]