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Par panel members split over demonetisation

New Delhi, Mar 21 :Political faultlines have split a parliamentary committee looking into demonetisation, with more than half of its members belonging to the ruling BJP and its allies moving a dissenting note terming as “politically motivated” the draft report of the panel headed by Congress leader M Veerappa Moily. Sources said as many as […]

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Perspective planning key to holistic development of tourism destinations: Dr Singh

Perspective planning key to holistic development of tourism destinations: Dr Singh

Dy CM reviews Gulmarg Master Plan 2032

JAMMU, MARCH 20: Deputy Chief Minister Dr. Nirmal Singh today said, there is dire need of pursuing tourism destinations with proper planning, besides considering the impacts such development brings to the environment and communities. Dr. Singh said this while chairing a high-level meeting of group of ministers to review new Gulmarg Master plan 2032 here […]

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Cabinet gives nod to adoption of WBCIS for Apple, Saffron, Mango & Litchi

JAMMU, MACRH 20: The Cabinet chaired by Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti today accorded in principle sanction to the adoption of the Restructured Weather Based Crop Insurance Scheme (WBCIS) in respect of Horticulture Crops  viz Apple, Saffron, Mango  and Litchi for the State of Jammu and Kashmir in addition to “Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana” (PMFB) […]

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At Scientist-Press meet, KVK-G’bal unveils Horti-Poultry Model

At Scientist-Press meet, KVK-G’bal unveils Horti-Poultry Model

Ganderbal: To ensure active participation of mass media in transferring latest technology from lab to land, a day long Scientist-Press meet was held at KVK-Ganderbal in which journalists of various media organizations participated. The programme was arranged to officially unveil the Horti-Poultry Model of backyard poultry farming, a new initiative introduced at KVK-Ganderbal, SKUAST-K. “Horti-Poultry […]

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TRADERS’ MELA AT MANIGAM, GANDERBAL

Srinagar, 20 Mar 2018.      To effectively motivate and provide a platform to traders, a Traders’ Mela was conducted by the Army at Manigam, Ganderbal which hosted more than 600 men, women and children of the Ganderbal District. A defense spokesman, in a statement issued here said that the shops by various traders and stalls were […]

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Tassaduq Mufti tours Suchetgarh Border to review tourism scenario

Minister stresses for restoring pre-independence Railway platform as tourist attraction

JAMMU, MARCH 20: Minister for Tourism, Tassaduq Hussain Mufti today stressed for early restoration of pre-independence railway platform at Suchetgarh Border to be developed as ‘Frontier Express theme cum Museum and Gallery’. He also called for formulating a comprehensive waste management plan for the destination to avoid inconveniences faced by the tourists visiting the area. […]

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Mary Kom’s NGO, Rajiv Gandhi Charitable Trust, NASSCOM probed by MHA under FCRA

New Delhi, Mar 20 : An NGO set up by Olympic medalist and Rajya Sabha MP Mary Kom, Rajiv Gandhi Charitable Trust, and the apex body for India’s IT industry NASSCOM are among 42 organisations which were probed by the Home Ministry to find whether they allegedly violated foreign funding laws. Union Minister of State […]

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Bridge course proposed in NMC Bill should not be made mandatory: Par panel

Delhi, Mar 20 : A parliamentary panel has said the ‘bridge course’, proposed in the National Medical Commission (NMC) Bill, to allow practitioners of alternative medicines such as homoeopathy and ayurveda to practise allopathy, should not be made a mandatory provision. The committee also recommended penal provisions for those practising medicine without requisite qualification. Noting […]

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Bill to ban unregulated deposit schemes introduced in LS

New Delhi, Mar 20 : A bill seeking to ban unregulated deposit schemes with a view to curb defrauding of gullible investors through chit funds, was introduced in the Lok Sabha today amid din. The Banning of Unregulated Deposit Schemes Bill, 2018 was introduced by Minister of State for Finance Shiv Pratap Shukla amid slogan […]

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Aadhaar linking helps KVIC save over Rs 150 cr in 2 years

New Delhi, Mar 19 : Aadhaar-based payment of subsidies to khadi artisans has reduced the number of “ghost accounts” and saved the government over Rs 150 crore, the Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) has said. After implementation of the Aadhar-seeded payment of the Marketing Development Assistance (MDA) or subsidy directly to the bank accounts […]