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JK Bank foresees investment in economic prosperity of the state, says Chairman

JK Bank foresees investment in economic prosperity of the state, says Chairman

Inaugurates 2 Business Units, 4 ATMs in Pulwama

Srinagar: J&K Bank Chairman and CEO Parvez Ahmed while e-inaugurating two Business Units and three offsite ATMs on Monday at Pulwama in said that the Bank not only envisages its expanding operations as means of financial empowerment of  the people but foresees these as investment in economic prosperity of the state of Jammu and Kashmir.The […]

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NSUI hits out at AICTE for reducing engineering seats

NSUI hits out at AICTE for reducing engineering seats

Jammu: With All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) deciding to reduce about 1.3 lakh engineering seats from this year’s session, citing lack of adequate facilities for practical study in the institutions and growing unemployment, the National Students Union  of India has strongly condemned the move. The AICTE decision has come after a notice was […]

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Minister approves Rs 99.29 cr annual plan

Minister approves Rs 99.29 cr annual plan

Ganderbal: Minister for Disaster Management, Relief, Rehabilitation & Reconstruction and Floriculture, Javaid Mustafa Mir today chaired District Development Board (DDB) meeting of Ganderbal district during which a CAPEX budget of Rs 99.29 crore for the year 2018-19 was approved unanimously. Legislators Mian Altaf, Mohammad Akbar Lone, Ishfaq Jabbar, Yasir Reshi, DC Ganderbal Dr Piyush Singla, […]

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Rana for massive infrastructural dev at pilgrim destinations

Rana for massive infrastructural dev at pilgrim destinations

Nagrota: National Conference Provincial President Devender Singh Rana on Monday called for massive infrastructural development of spiritual destinations, saying pilgrim tourism has opened up vistas of economic opportunities across the Jammu region. “Like other pilgrim destinations, Chandi Mata also known as Machail Mata, has prominently emerged on the pilgrim tourism map of the Jammu region […]

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Raghuram Rajan contender for top job at Bank Of England: Report  

London: Raghuram Rajan, former Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, has been named as one of the possible contenders for the top job at the Bank of England (BoE), according to a report by UK-based Financial Times. “Attracting Raghuram Rajan, the highly respected Chicago-based economist and former Reserve Bank of India Governor, would be […]

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UDAAN transferred to Technical Education Deptt

UDAAN transferred to Technical Education Deptt

Jammu: The Government has transferred the administration of UDAAN to the Technical Education Department. “Sanction is hereby accorded to the transfer of State Facilitation Mechanism (Scheme) UDAAN alongwith all relevant records from Planning, Development and Monitoring Department to the Technical Education Department for providing logistic support to the skilled youth & implementation of scheme successfully,” […]

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Hanjura approves Rs 198.94 cr annual plan for Rajouri

Hanjura approves Rs 198.94 cr annual plan for Rajouri

Rajouri: The District Development Board (DDB) Rajouri which met here under the chairmanship of Minister for Agriculture Production, Ghulam Nabi Lone Hanjura approved the annual plan of Rs 198.94 Cr for the year 2018-19 after brainstorming discussions and deliberations. Minister for Food, Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs (FCS&CA), Chowdhary Zulfkar Ali, Minister for Animal & […]

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‘Transparency, accountability must at all levels of governance’

‘Transparency, accountability must at all levels of governance’

MP reviews progress under SAGY, MPLADS

Jammu: Transparency and accountability should be maintained at all levels of governance for visible impact on the ground. This was stated by Member Parliament Jammu-Poonch Constituency, Jugal Kishore Sharma today while chairing a meeting with senior functionaries of various departments to review progress of various development works under Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojana (SAGY) of village […]

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Mission UMEED making inroads to eliminate poverty, says Minister

Mission UMEED making inroads to eliminate poverty, says Minister

Stresses on proper monitoring, execution of the scheme

Jammu: Minister for Rural Development & Panchayati Raj, Abdul Haq Friday said that the Mission UMEED has made inroads to eradicate poverty in rural areas across the state. “UMEED scheme is aimed at providing better livelihood facilities to the women and alleviate poverty particularly in rural areas”, the Minister maintained. He asked the participants to […]

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Zulfkar urges people to avail benefit of welfare schemes

Zulfkar urges people to avail benefit of welfare schemes

Launches extended PMUY scheme

Jammu: Minister for Food, Civil Supplies and Consumers Affairs (FCS&CA) & Tribal Affairs, Chowdhary Zulfkar Ali Friday urged the people to come forward and avail benefit from welfare schemes launched by state and centre government for improving their socio-economic condition. The Minister said this after launching second phase of Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY) to […]