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Telematics can cut insurance cost for good drivers, says Irda

NEW DELHI: Motor insurance premium in future may be determined through black box-based real-time monitoring of driving habits, vehicle usage and even distances covered,...

Innovation to make horticulture viable, lucrative venture: Minister

SHP to act as roadmap for next 30 yrs to develop horticulture sector JAMMU: For formulation and implementation of need based plans to help horticulture...

RBI asks banks to upgrade ATMs for greater security

MUMBAI: Taking a serious note of slow progress by banks in addressing security issues, the Reserve Bank of India on Thursday gave them strict...

Council Panel reviews facilities of Narwal Mandi

JAMMU: The Department Related Standing Committee (DRSC-IV) of Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Council headed by its Chairman, Ramesh Arora on Tuesday visited the office...

‘New initiatives needed to make SAIDC commercially vibrant’

SRINAGAR: Minister for Agriculture, Ghulam Nabi Lone Hanjura on Thursday underscored the need for making fresh efforts for renewal of State Agro Industries Development...

NITI Aayog launches WEP on International Women’s Day

NEW DELHI: NITI Aayog launched the Women Entrepreneurship Platform (WEP), on the occasion of International Women’s Day. The initiative is aimed at building an...

China seeks FTA with India to boost trade opportunities

KOLKATA: China on Saturday said that a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with India would facilitate more commerce between the two countries. “I hear… that there...

#Day32: ‘Pellet Killings, Injuries Intolerable,” says Kashmir Inc

​Extending full support to the peoples uprising led by the united resistance leadership, the corporate Kashmir Tuesday said it was willing to sacrifice the...

KCCI holds pre-budget discussions with FinMin

‘Tourism, handicrafts, horticulture, industry to be considered on priority’ Srinagar: A delegation of Kashmir Chamber of Commerce & Industry held a pre-budget discussion in a...

PoS initiative to increase transparency in ration distribution: FCS&CA minister

SRINAGAR: In first of its kind, Minister for Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs (FCS&CA) and Tribal Affairs Chowdhary Zulfkar Ali on Tuesday launched...

Over 11.44 Lakh PANs deactivated, says junior FM

NEW DELHI: More than 11.44 lakh permanent account numbers (PANs) were deleted or de-activated in cases where multiple PANs were found allotted to one...

Relax deadline for linking bank accounts with Aadhaar: Assocham

NEW DELHI: Industry body Assocham urged the government to relax the deadline for linking bank accounts, particularly those in the PSBs to Aadhaar, saying...

Secy Tourism chairs IHM Board of Governors meet

SRINAGAR: Secretary Tourism Department, Rigzian Sampheal who is also the chairman of the Board of Governors of the Institute of Hotel Management (IHM) on...

12 countries to be part of India Int’l Leather Fair

KOLKATA: Importers from 12 countries will take part in the 23rd India International Leather Fair to be held here from today, the organisers said. The...

Magloo condemns civilian killing

BARAMULLA: Senior Vice President, Kashmir Economic Alliance and General Secretary, Traders Federation Baramulla Tariq Ahmad Magloo strongly condemned the “killing of innocent Kashmiri civilians”...

PNB fraud: ED to seek info from over dozen countries on Nirav Modi, Choksi’s...

MUMBAI/NEW DELHI: Widening its probe into the PNB fraud case, the Enforcement Directorate will soon send judicial requests to over a dozen countries for...

Explore full potential in apiculture: Dir Agri

Hachimarg village yields 400 quintals approx. of tomato KUPWARA: Director Agriculture Kashmir Altaf Aijaz Andrabi on Saturday chaired a meeting of agriculture officers in Kupwara...

JK Bank’s approach to solving problems laudable: RBI Regional Director

SRINAGAR: J&K Bank organised a farewell for Regional Director RBI Nitya Kishore Sahu, who is superannuating on 30th September (today), 2017. Chaired by the...

Govt committed to double farmers’ income by 2022

PMFBY to be launched soon in Valley SRINAGAR: Minister for Agriculture, Ghulam Nabi Lone Hanjura Tuesday announced that Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana (PMFBY) will...

Artisans, weavers an asset for local economy: VC handicrafts

JAMMU: Vice chairman Handloom and Handicrafts Development Corporations, Nizam ud din Bhat said that the two corporations owe it to the state that the...

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