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Jammu and Kashmir safe for tourists: Official

Kolkata, Feb 23: Jammu and Kashmir is “completely” safe for visitors and tensions in the border areas have “little effect” on its tourism circuit, a senior official of the northern state said here today. Describing the last year’s attack on Amarnath Yatris as an “isolated incident to scare away visitors”, the director of the tourism […]

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CBI produces Rotomac owner Kothari before court, seeks transit remand

New Delhi, Feb 23 : The CBI today produced Rotomac owner Vikram Kothari and his son Rahul before a Delhi court in connection with the Rs 3,695-crore loan default case and sought their transit remand to take them to Lucknow. The duo was produced before Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Samar Vishal. They were arrested yesterday […]

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INX Media money laundering case: SC to hear Karti’s anticipatory bail plea on Mar 6

New Delhi, Feb 23: The Supreme Court today agreed to hear on March 6 a plea of Karti Chidambaram, son of former Union minister P Chidambaram, seeking anticipatory bail in the INX Media money laundering case. However, the top court refused to stay the summons issued by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) asking Karti Chidambaram to […]

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PNB fraud: ED freezes deposits, shares worth Rs 44cr of Nirav Modi group

Mumbai/New Delhi, Feb 23:The ED today said it has frozen bank deposits and shares worth about Rs 44 crore of the Nirav Modi group, and seized a huge collection of imported watches from locations linked to the billionaire diamantaire. Officials said they have put freeze orders on bank accounts containing Rs 30 crore and shares […]

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JK Bank clarification on Gitanjali Gems Limited

JK Bank clarification on Gitanjali Gems Limited

Srinagar, Feb 22: In respect of news item appearing in some sections of media J&K Bank official spokesperson today clarified that the Bank had no direct exposure to the Nirav Modi Group companies and was not affected by any fraudulent Letters of Undertaking (LoU) issued by the Punjab National Bank. The bank, added the spokesperson, […]

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Fisheries Deptt organizes farmers’ exposure tour

KUPWARA, FEBRUARY 22: The Department of Fisheries, Kupwara organized an intra-district exposure-cum-training tour for a group of 25 progressive fish farmers of the district today. The farmers’ tour was flagged-off by Assistant Director Fisheries Showkat Ahmad Bhat. The group will visit different fish farms of the district to learn the ways and means adopted for […]

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J&K Bank organizes ‘Hastkala Sahyog Mudra’ loan campaign

BARAMULLA, FEBRUARY 22: Hastkala Sahyog  Shivir Mudra Loan Campaign is being organised from 19 February to 24 February 2018 wherein loans will be extended to handloom weavers & handicrafts artisans under Mudrav Scheme. The aim & objective of such Mudra Loan Campaign is to provide hassle-free loans to the needy people to eradicate unemployment and […]

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DDC launches fish seed stocking prog in Bandipora

BANDIPORA, FEBRUARY 22: In order to give flip to fish sector in Bandipora district, the District Development Commissioner Bandipora Sajjad Hussain today launched stocking programme of fish seed by putting Brown Trout fish seed in Nallah Madhumati at Tourist Attraction place Athwatoo. The concerned Officers and field staff of the Fisheries Department was present on […]

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Indian billionaires’ wealth equals 15% of GDP, poor becoming poorer: Oxfam

New Delhi, Feb 22 :  Inequality in India is on the rise  for the last three decades, so much so that the total wealth of Indian billionaires is 15 per cent of the GDP, thanks to the “lopsided” policies of successive governments, Oxfam India said in a report today. It said the wealthiest in India […]

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Tea Board for preferential trade pact between India, China

Kolkata, Feb 22:  The Tea Board today pitched for a preferential trade agreement in tea between China and India to boost exports of black tea and imports of green tea. Tea Board chairman P K Bezbaruah said here that India and China were not competitors as far as tea was concerned, but rather complemented each […]