Economy

Not a single mobile phone faces disconnect threat: DoT

Not a single mobile phone faces disconnect threat: DoT

New Delhi: The Department of Telecommunications (DOT) and Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) in a joint statement today clarified that a few news reports in the media which state that 50 Crore mobile numbers, almost half of the total mobiles in circulation, are at the risk of disconnection, are completely untrue and imaginary. The […]

SAC approves re-structuring of Commercial Taxes Department

SAC approves re-structuring of Commercial Taxes Department

SRINAGAR: The State Administrative Council (SAC), which met here today under the chairmanship of Governor, Shri Satya Pal Malik approved the re-organization of the Commercial Taxes Department with a view to bringing its functioning in tune with the requirements of the GST legislation and to improve its efficiency in tax administration. The SAC approved renaming […]

Preparatory meeting for the First National Summit on Invest in AYUSH held

Srinagar: On the occasion of Ayurveda Day celebrations, Ministry of AYUSH is organising First National Summit on Invest in AYUSH at Ambedkar International Centre, New Delhi on 4th November, 2018. The summit is to encourage public sector undertakings (PSUs) under different Ministries/Departments of the Government and private companies to invest in AYUSH. NITI Aayog and […]

Tasaduq highlights JK’s tourism potential in Moscow

Tasaduq highlights JK’s tourism potential in Moscow

SRINAGAR: Director Tourism Kashmir Tasaduq Jeelani gave a detailed presentation on the potential of J&K tourism at travel and tourism shows in Moscow, which was organized by Union Ministry of Tourism. Thousands of the travel agents from different parts of the country including India participated in the tourism shows held at hotel The Ritz-Carlton, Moscow […]

CEO, NITI Aayog meets Governor

CEO, NITI Aayog meets Governor

SRINAGAR: Sh. Amitabh Kant, CEO NITI Aayog accompanied by Rakesh Ranjan, Joint Secretary, NITI Aayog, met Governor Satya Pal Malik at Raj Bhavan today. Principal Secretary Planning, Development and Monitoring Department Rohit Kansal was also present in the meeting. During the meeting, discussions were held on the long term development strategies that can be devised to address developmental […]

5 Milk Villages to be set up for ST population: Farooq Lone

5 Milk Villages to be set up for ST population: Farooq Lone

Secretary Social Welfare reviews progress on construction of Tribal Research Institute, other projects SRINAGAR: Secretary, Social Welfare, Cooperatives and Tribal Affairs, Dr Farooq Ahmad Lone, chaired a meeting of officials of Tribal Affairs Department to review the progress of construction of Milk Villages for Scheduled Tribes (ST) in the State. The meeting was attended by […]

DDC asks telecom operators to improve connectivity in Poonch

DDC asks telecom operators to improve connectivity in Poonch

POONCH: Deputy Commissioner Poonch Rahul Yadav today directed the telecom service providers to immediately restore and improve the mobile phone network connectivity in the district to avoid further inconvenience to the local subscribers. The DC was speaking at a meeting held with the representatives of various telecommunication companies operating in the district to discuss plan […]

Secy Cooperative for establishing Super Bazaars at District Level

Secy Cooperative for establishing Super Bazaars at District Level

SRINAGAR: Secretary Social Welfare, Cooperatives and Tribal Affairs, Dr Farooq Ahmad Lone today directed the officials to explore the possibility for establishing Super Bazaar Cooperative Stores in every district so that people are benefited and additional employment avenues are created. He said this while chairing a meeting to review the functioning of the Cooperative Department. […]

J&K Bank Chairman inaugurates All India Devotional Song Competition 

J&K Bank Chairman inaugurates All India Devotional Song Competition 

Srinagar: J&K Bank Chairman and CEO Parvez Ahmed today inaugurated the All India Devotional Song Competition as a part of Navratra Festival 2018 at Yog Ashram Complex Katra by lighting a traditional lamp in presence of Director J&K Bank D.K Pandoh, Chairman Devotional Song Committee & President Hotel Association Katra Rakesh Wazir. The function was attended by Chairman PHDCCI Vikrant […]