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Controlled import, proper taxation could ensure an even field

Controlled import, proper taxation could ensure an even field

Kashmir’s apple industry —which harvests worth Rs 10,000 crore crops annually, provides livelihood to roughly 2 million people, and adds more than eight percent to the GDP of Union Territory (UT) — is under a great threat due to the flooding of untaxed Iranian apple into the Indian market. Given the US sanctions on Iran, […]

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Two brothers killed after earthmover plunges into gorge in Doda

Two brothers killed after earthmover plunges into gorge in Doda

Bhaderwah/Jammu: Two brothers were killed and a person injured when an earthmover skidded off a road and plunged into a 100-feet-deep gorge in Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said on Sunday. The incident occurred at Shahlala around 11.30 pm Saturday when the brothers along with an acquaintance were on their way to Bhatyas […]

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COVID-19: Ladakh reports 130 fresh cases

COVID-19: Ladakh reports 130 fresh cases

Leh: Ladakh’s coronavirus caseload increased to 23,209 on Sunday as 130 more people tested positive for the virus, officials said. Ninety of the new cases were reported from Leh district and 40 from Kargil district, they said. According to the officials, the COVID-19 death toll in the Union territory stands at 222 with 164 fatalities […]

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4 labourers hurt as landslide hits under-construction railway tunnel in Reasi

4 labourers hurt as landslide hits under-construction railway tunnel in Reasi

Jammu: At least four labourers suffered minor injuries in a landslide that struck an under-construction railway tunnel in Reasi district of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said on Sunday. The landslide, triggered by heavy rains, hit the front side of the tunnel at Sakalkote in Arnas tehsil late Saturday, the officials said. They said four labourers […]

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India logs 2,71,202 new COVID cases, 314 fresh fatalities

India logs 2,71,202 new COVID cases, 314 fresh fatalities

New Delhi: India added 2,71,202 new coronavirus infections, taking the total tally of COVID-19 cases to 3,71,22,164, including 7,743 cases of the Omicron variant, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Sunday. The country saw 1,702 new cases of Omicron variant, the highest in a single day so far, and an increase of […]

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Mandaviya launches stamp to mark 1 year of Covid vaccination drive, says 70%adults fully vaccinated

Mandaviya launches stamp to mark 1 year of Covid vaccination drive, says 70%adults fully vaccinated

New Delhi: Seventy per cent of India’s adults have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 while 93 per cent received the first jab, said Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya while launching a postage stamp on indigenously developed vaccine Covaxin to mark one year of the inoculation drive. This is a proud moment for Indians and the […]

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AAI yet to procure a single body scanner for its 100-plus airports

AAI yet to procure a single body scanner for its 100-plus airports

New Delhi: The Centre-run Airports Authority of India (AAI) is yet to procure and install a single body scanner for its 100-plus airports across the country, government officials said. Aviation security regulator BCAS had in April 2019 directed 84 hypersensitive and sensitive airports across the country to install body scanners by March 2020, replacing existing […]

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DC Ganderbal takes stock of facilities at Sonamarg

DC Ganderbal takes stock of facilities at Sonamarg

Inspects functioning of PHC

GANDERBAL: In order to have a firsthand appraisal about the availability of essential services at Sonamarg tourist destination Deputy Commissioner (DC) Ganderbal, Krittika Jyotsna today took whirlwind tour of Sonamarg and Inspected the facilities available there. During the visit, the DC was accompanied by CEO, Sonamarg Development Authority (SDA), Tehsildar besides officers of various line […]

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DC Rajouri flags off 4 Advance Life Saving Ambulances

DC Rajouri flags off 4 Advance Life Saving Ambulances

RAJOURI: To ensure prompt emergency services to the patients during the tough time of pandemic and any other eventuality,   Deputy Commissioner Rajouri, Vikas Kundal today flagged off the 04 Advance Life-Saving Ambulances funded by World Bank through National Health Mission Jammu and Kashmir. Among the others, SSP Rajouri, Mohd Aslam; Deputy CMO, Dr Anees Altaf […]

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‘Mission Youth initiative enables many Kishtwar youth to earn livelihood’

‘Mission Youth initiative enables many Kishtwar youth to earn livelihood’

KISHTWAR: Flagship Mission Youth initiative of Jammu and Kashmir Government has enabled many Kishtwar youth to earn their livelihood with dignity. To facilitate the youth to secure a sustainable livelihood in the transport sector, the J&K Government has started a customized Livelihood Generation Scheme ‘MUMKIN’ under which the interested youth are provided financial assistance for […]

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