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Tourism department, District Admin organizes Lolab Festival

Festival part of exploring 75 new destinations by Tourism Department

KUPWARA: As part of promoting lesser known destinations across Kashmir, Tourism Department in collaboration with District Administration Kupwara Saturday organized first ever Lolab Festival at Chandigam which was attended by a galaxy of participants from different walks of life. The objective of the festival was to bring the virgin and hidden tourist places of Lolab […]

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HDFC Bank integrates with GOI’s National Agriculture Market

HDFC Bank integrates with GOI’s National Agriculture Market

Srinagar: HDFC Bank Friday announced its integration with the Government of India’s National Agriculture Market (eNAM) to enable digital collections and settlement of funds to various e-NAM beneficiaries. Launched in 2016, with Small Farmers Agri–Business Consortium (SFAC) as the nodal implementing agency under the aegis of the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, eNAM is […]

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J&K Bank half-yearly profit jumps to 215.41 Cr

J&K Bank half-yearly profit jumps to 215.41 Cr

Posts Rs 111.09 Cr net profit for September Quarter

SRINAGAR: J&K Bank’s half-yearly (H1) net profit for the Current Financial Year (2021-22) jumped over four-times Year-on-Year (YoY) to Rs215.41 Cr when compared with Rs 50.43 Cr recorded during the corresponding period of the last financial year. For the September quarter (Q2), 2021, the Bank posted Rs 111.09 Cr as net profit registering 153%rise as […]

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Field Demonstration of Super Seeder Sowing machine held

JAMMU: The Agriculture department Friday organized a field demonstration of Super Seeder Sowing Machine at border village Treva of Sub Division R S Pura under the supervision of Principal Secretary Agriculture Production and Farmers Welfare, Navin Kumar Choudhary. Pertinently, the department is promoting Super Seeder as a solution to the problem of Paddy stubbles left […]

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Implementation of CAPEX, Back to Village works reviewed

Four contractors blacklisted, salary of one officials stopped

ANANTNAG: Deputy Commissioner (DC) Anantnag, Dr Piyush Singla Friday reviewed the execution of works under District CAPEX and Back to Village plans at Dak Bungalow, here. The implementation of works by Rural Development and KPDCL were also reviewed. SE, KPDCL Anantnag informed the chair that 311 works have been authorised under District CAPEX plan of […]

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Record oilseed production expected in JK

Record oilseed production expected in JK

Navin Choudhary holds meeting with members of Advisory Board

JAMMU: Principal Secretary Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Navin K Choudhary, also Vice Chairman, Jammu and Kashmir Advisory Board for Development of Kisan, Thursday had an interactive meeting with the newly nominated members of the Board from Jammu division. Professor J.P. Sharma, Vice Chancellor, Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology (SKUAST), Jammu, who is also […]

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SKUAST-K signs MoU for stem cell research

Srinagar: SKUAST-K Shalimar Thursday signed a MoU for stem cell research, a spokesman of the varsity said. He said that the signing ceremony was held at Directorate of Research, SKUAST-K and the Memorandum of Understanding was signed between Cell Med Biotech Pvt Ltd and Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology of Kashmir. The MOU […]

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Banks sanctions finance for 2390 cases under PMEGP, JKREGP: VC KVIB

JAMMU: Vice Chairperson J&K Khadi & Village Industries Board (KVIB), Dr Hina Shafi Bhat, Tuesday chaired Bankers meet held to review Bank wise performance under JKREGP and PMEGP schemes. The meeting took stock of Bank wise performance of District Offices of Jammu Division in implementing JK Rural Employment Generation Programme (JKREGP) and Prime Minister’s Employment […]

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HDFC Bank launches 5th Parivartan SmartUp Grants

Srinagar: HDFC Bank opened applications for its fifth edition of SmartUp grants. This annual programme awards funds to social start-ups and incubators under #Parivartan, HDFC Bank’s umbrella for its corporate social responsibility. This year the bank has allocated up to Rs 15 crore toward SmartUp grants. The Bank intends to select 12-15 incubators and around […]

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DC Srinagar conducts surprise inspection of City markets

DC Srinagar conducts surprise inspection of City markets

Oversees implementation of Covid-19 SOPs

SRINAGAR: In wake of recent rise in Covid-19 positive case in some particular areas of Srinagar district, the Deputy Commissioner (DC) Srinagar, Mohammad Aijaz Asad, Saturday conducted a surprise inspection of various areas of City to inspect the implementation of Covid-19 related SOPs in markets to prevent further spread of infection in the district. During […]