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Budget 2018 must focus on agriculture as growth remains sluggish: Assocham

NEW DELHI: The government of India needs to accord top priority to agriculture in the budget as a major shortfall in kharif production resulted...

Choose right privatisation process for Air India: IATA chief

GENEVA : Right privatisation process should be chosen for Air India to make it more competitive, IATA chief Alexandre de Juniac said as he...

Is bitcoin the new ponzi? Initial Coin Offerings raise regulatory hackles

NEW DELHI: A gravity-defying bitcoin rally to over Rs 10 lakh a piece, interspersed with ‘stories’ of people making crores from thousands, has left...

High-density apple plantation to transform JK’s economic profile: Veeri

Bijbehara gets first Model Apple Village ANANTNAG: Minister for Revenue, Relief, Rehabilitation and Reconstruction, Abdul Rehman Veeri on Saturday inaugurated the State’s first Model Apple...

GoI to come up with a policy to make petrol cheaper

MUMBAI: India’s Roads Minister Nitin Gadkari on Saturday said the government will be soon announcing a policy, which calls for 15 per cent blending...

J&K Bank Chairman visits DPS Srinagar, appreciates management, staff

SRINAGAR: J&K Bank Chairman and CEO Parvez Ahmed on Saturday said using education as means Delhi Public School (DPS) Srinagar as an institution strongly...

Musical, cultural show at Dal Lake enthralls locals, tourists

‘Valley Weekends’ aimed at providing entertainment to tourists: Dir Tourism SRINAGAR: Amid chill, Valley’s noted singer Rashid Jahangir warmed up the atmosphere with his melodious...

JK to promote culture, heritage, handicrafts at ICOMOS GA

Delegates from 68 countries to take part in the event JAMMU: The government has geared up to promote culture, heritage and handicrafts of the state...

Agri dept organises public finance management training

SRINAGAR: Agriculture Department Kashmir organised a training programme on the implementation of Public Finance Management System (PFMS)/Centralisation Personal Information System (CPIS) here on Saturday. The...

Govt committed to double farmers’ income by 2022: Ganga

JAMMU: Reiterating the government’s commitment to double farmers’ income by 2022, Minister for Industries and Commerce Chander Parkash Ganga said the farmers were being...

ATOAK, JKSMA condole Javid Khan’s demise

SRINAGAR: Members of Adventure Tour Operators Association of Kashmir (ATOAK) and J&K Ski and Mountaineering Association of Kashmir (JKSMA) in a joint meeting condoled...

Nifty settles above 10,250 mark, global leads run up

MUMBAI: Key stock index Nifty pushed up for second consecutive session on uninterrupted buying, mainly in FMCG, pharma and metal sectors, as global cues...

Rupee turns it around, jumps 12 paise to 64.45 against dollar

MUMBAI: The rupee on Friday broke off a three-day losing stretch by rebounding 12 paise to end at 64.45 against the dollar, spurred by...

Ethanol supply to touch record 113 cr litre in FY18: ISMA

NEW DELHI: Sugar mills hoping for recovery in ethanol blending with petrol this year Oil firms float India’s biggest ethanol purchase tender Govt raises...

India’s GDP growth to rise to 7.5% in 2018: Morgan Stanley

NEW DELHI: The Indian economy is expected to witness cyclical growth recovery, with real gross domestic product (GDP) growth likely to accelerate from 6.4%...

Focus on dev of catchment areas while developing tourist spots: Mehbooba

Directs development of Bungus as world class destination, promotion of water sports at Manasbal, exploring potential of Nilnag JAMMU: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister, Mehbooba...

Horti minister calls for expediting compilation of horticulture land

JAMMU: Minister for Horticulture, Syed Basharat Ahmed Bukhari on Thursday directed the officials to compile land details of fruit trees in every village and...

Logistics to get new thrust, come-up as force multiplier for JK’s businesses: Drabu

SRINAGAR: Logistics was going to be the big thrust area for the government and it would become a force multiplier for all businesses in...

JK to soon have mega poultry hatchery plant: Mir Zahoor

Reviews performance of animal, sheep sectors JAMMU: To boost poultry faming in the state, Minister of State for Forest, Animal, Sheep Husbandry, Cooperative and Fisheries,...

Spices Board India organises QITP at Pampore

PAMPORE: Spices Board India organised a training programme under the rubric ‘Quality Improvement Training Programme (QITP)’ for saffron and chilly at Central Sericultural Research...

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