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Ending disbursement of subsidised sugar anti-people move: Farooq

Ending disbursement of subsidised sugar anti-people move: Farooq

Srinagar: National Conference president Farooq Abdullah Tuesday hit out at the Governor’s administration in Jammu and Kashmir for ending disbursement of subsidised sugar to the state’s BPL consumers, saying it will adversely affect the poor. He also demanded that the administration roll back its decision for the benefit of the people. “It is an anti-people […]

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Centres approves new tourist, trekking routes in Ladakh

New Delhi: The Home Ministry has approved new tourist and trekking routes in the Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir to promote adventure tourism and enhance economic activities. The Home Ministry, in a statement, said the decision has been taken buoyed by the success of many tourism initiatives announced under the Prime Minister’s Development Package-2015. […]

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J&K Bank confers ‘Honour Badges’ to its top ‘Achievers’

J&K Bank confers ‘Honour Badges’ to its top ‘Achievers’

Recognition is vital to bring out the best in us: CEO

Srinagar: J&K Bank staff is an amazing human resource to work with for the simple reason, i.e. they surpass expectations even while working under stressful and challenging situations and particularly since I assumed the highest Chair of the bank I have seen my 12000 plus dedicated staff accepting challenges, leveraging opportunities and amazing the critics by […]

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Govt to have powers to appoint Administrator, Professional Board for Cooperative Banks

Govt to have powers to appoint Administrator, Professional Board for Cooperative Banks

SAC approves ‘Jammu and Kashmir Cooperative Societies (Amendment) Bill, 2018’

Jammu: The State Administrative Council (SAC) headed by Governor, Satya Pal Malik approved amendments to the Jammu and Kashmir Cooperative Societies Act, 1989. The Bill seeks to replace the J&K Cooperative Societies (Amendment) Ordinance, 2018 promulgated by the Hon’ble Governor on 14.06.2018.  The amendments will enable the Government to constitute a Board of Management or […]

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SAC approves Budget 2019-20

SAC approves Budget 2019-20

JAMMU: Devised to give a massive push to the public infrastructure, Rs 88911 crore state budget for the fiscal 2019-20 was approved by the State Administrative Council (SAC) headed by Governor Satya Pal Malik. Advisors to the Governor, K Vijay Kumar, Khurshid Ahmad Ganai and Kewal Kumar Sharma, Chief Secretary BVR Subrahmanyam and Principal Secretary […]

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SAC approves Budget 2019-20

SAC approves Budget 2019-20

Jammu: Devised to give a massive push to the public infrastructure, Rs 88911 crore state budget for the fiscal 2019-20 was approved by the State Administrative Council (SAC) headed by Governor Satya Pal Malik. Advisors to the Governor, K Vijay Kumar, Khurshid Ahmad Ganai and Kewal Kumar Sharma, Chief Secretary BVR Subrahmanyam and Principal Secretary […]

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Saudi Arabia releases second bailout package for Pakistan

Saudi Arabia releases second bailout package for Pakistan

Islamabad: Cash-strapped Pakistan on Friday received USD 1 billion from its close ally Saudi Arabia as part of a second bailout package to boost the country’s dwindling dollar reserves, according to media reports. The latest package has shored up the central bank’s foreign reserves, hitting the USD 9.4 billion mark, said State Bank of Pakistan […]

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Govt won’t supply sugar from next year

Govt won’t supply sugar from next year

Srinagar: Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs Department, previously CAPD, is one of the historic departments of Jammu and Kashmir. Created in 1931 by Maharaja Hari Singh, the department was meant to ensure that the people of the state get ration and other amenities at the affordable price, and also to control food prices. This historical department […]

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J&K Bank Editor placed Head Internal Communication & Knowledge Management Department 

J&K Bank Editor placed Head Internal Communication & Knowledge Management Department 

Stakeholders hail Chairman’s decision

Srinagar: J&K Bank has created a new department, Internal Communication & Knowledge Management Department. The Bank’s Editor, Sajjad Bazaz, has been placed Head of this department and orders to this effect were issued yesterday. Sajad Bazaz, who is also a well known columnist with more than three decades of experience at its back in the field […]

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Pakistan’s plea for an IMF bailout may get delayed: Report

Pakistan’s plea for an IMF bailout may get delayed: Report

Islamabad: Cash-strapped Pakistan’s quest for a USD 8 billion IMF bailout package by January 15 may not realise as the global lender wants the government to adopt tougher measures to address the external sector imbalances before sending the country’s case to its Executive Board, a media report said Friday. Pakistan is seeking USD 8 billion […]