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J&K Bank issues clarification on penalty imposed by RBI

J&K Bank issues clarification on penalty imposed by RBI

Have strengthened the Compliance framework by creating a separate compliance vertical: Chairman

Srinagar: J&K Bank today issued a clarification after the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) imposed a monetary penalty on it. Notably, RBI yesterday issued two separate press releases stating that it had imposed monetary penalties on J&K Bank and Deutsche Bank on account of non-compliance of asset classification norms and KYC/AML guidelines. The JK Bank spokesperson when contacted clarified that the […]

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J&K Bank relaxes age, qualification criteria for BA positions 

J&K Bank relaxes age, qualification criteria for BA positions 

Srinagar: J&K Bank has announced a relaxation in the eligibility criteria of Banking Associates  (BA) in respect of qualification and age. Now the candidates having educational qualification as Graduates/Post Graduates with 50% marks and above (date of declaration of result till 30.11.1018) are eligible to apply for the said post. The age in case of […]

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Chief Horticulture Officer Bla tours snowfall affected orchards

Chief Horticulture Officer Bla tours snowfall affected orchards

Sopore: Chief Horticulture Officer Baramulla, Farooq Ahmad Tantray along with field staff of the department including ACR Baramulla and Tehsildar Thursday visited the affected orchards of Sangrama and Rafiabad constituencies to assess the damage to orchards, trees and crops for compensation. The damages in orchards, trees and crops occurred due to recent snowfall in the […]

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NC demands compensation for farmers

NC demands compensation for farmers

Srinagar: National Conference (NC) on Thursday said that the assessment to ascertain the losses to farmers hasn’t commenced raising trepidation in the farmers who stand worst affected by the recent ill-timed snowfall. South Zone President Dr.Bahsir Ahmad Veeri, in a statement issued here said that the affected farmers have suffered immense losses due to the […]

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Govt estimates Rs 500 cr loss to crops due to early snowfall

Govt estimates Rs 500 cr loss to crops due to early snowfall

Jammu: The government has assessed Rs 500 crore losses to the state’s agriculture and horticulture sectors due to the recent heavy snowfall and urged the Centre to provide relief to the affected farmers. Chief Secretary B V R Subrahmanyam urged the central government to depute a team to the state to assess the damages caused […]

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After handicraft, Govt ignoring fruit industry in Kashmir: Tarigami

After handicraft, Govt ignoring fruit industry in Kashmir: Tarigami

Srinagar: CPI (M) senior leader and MLA Kulgam, Muhammad Yousuf Tarigami on Monday said that the government has utterly failed to implement crop insurance scheme in the Valley. Tarigami as per a statement issued here said that they urged the government several times in the past to implement crop insurance scheme here but it has […]

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SKUAST issues advisory for orchards affected by snowfall

SKUAST issues advisory for orchards affected by snowfall

Srinagar: Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences & Technology (SKUAST), Kashmir Monday issued an advisory for the orchards affected by the snowfall elaborating a number of steps for the growers to protect the produce from damages. As per the advisory, growers have been asked to drain out excess water from the orchards by making drainage channels. […]

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J&K Bank extends date for POs to Nov 10

J&K Bank extends date for POs to Nov 10

Srinagar: J&K Bank has extended the date of submission of application forms for the posts of Probationary Officer up to November 10, 2018. Earlier the last date was November 06, 2018. Notably, the eligible candidates were asked to submit online application from October 20, 2018, for the post of Probationary Officers.

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Former Dir Info apologizes for ‘defamatory’ posts against J&K Bank

Former Dir Info apologizes for ‘defamatory’ posts against J&K Bank

Srinagar: Former Director, Information Department and Chairman at Kashmir Society International, Farooq Renzu Shah has tendered an apology in public for uploading defamatory posts against the state’s premier institution, J&K Bank. While clarifying about J&K Bank posts on social network site – Facebook – Renzu Shah has said that after the Governor of the state stated […]

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Aadhaar authentication for withdrawing subsidy to continue: UIDAI

Aadhaar authentication for withdrawing subsidy to continue: UIDAI

NEW DELHI: Aadhaar-issuing authority UIDAI said that beneficiaries can continue to withdraw LPG subsidy and other government payments using Aadhaar authentication from micro-ATMs at their doorstep. Legal opinion on the Supreme Court verdict that restricted the use of the national biometric ID Aadhaar has stated that banks can continue with Aadhaar Enabled Payment System (AEPS) […]