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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 […]

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Smooth Credit Flow imperative to Governments Development narrative-Chief secretary

Smooth Credit Flow imperative to Governments Development narrative-Chief secretary

JK Bank Convenes 107th SLBC

Chairman Impresses upon achieving set ACP Targets. Jammu, FEB 21: J&K Bank today convened 107th meeting of J&K State Level Bankers’ Committee (SLBC) here at the conference centre of Hotel Radisson Blu, Jammu. The meeting was presided over by B. B. Vyas, Chief Secretary J&K Government. Other prominent dignitaries who attended the meeting included Financial […]

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Performance under some major sub-sectors of Priority Sector

Under Agriculture Sector the banks have provided credit aggregating Rs.4,295.52 Crore in favour of 2,25,552 beneficiaries upto 31st December 2017  thus registering an achievement of 56% in financial terms. Under Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises Sector, banks have disbursed total amount of Rs.3,816.77 Crore in favour of 93,039 beneficiaries thereby registering an achievement of 51% […]

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Professor Bertil Andersson appointed as the Honorary Pro Chancellor of SRM University, AP – Amaravati

New Delhi Feb 21: Professor Bertil Andersson, President Emeritus of Nanyang Technological University has been appointed as the Honorary Pro Chancellor of SRM University, AP – Amaravati. Dr. Bertil Andersson also joins SRM University, AP – Amaravati’s Board of Governors. Prof. Bertil Andersson served as NTU’s third President from July 2011 until December 2017, after […]

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Govt keen to equip tourist spots with modern infra: Lal Singh

Steamer service to be launched at Surinsar, Mansar for anti-poaching

JAMMU, FEBRUARY 21-Minister for Forests, Ecology and Environment Choudhary Lal Singh has said that Surinsar and Mansar gardens are one of the finest tourist destinations in the state, adding that the Government is keen to equip such spots with modern infrastructural edifice to facilitate the tourist thronging these places from across the country. This was […]

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Weak demand, global cues soften gold

New Delhi, Feb 21 :Gold tumbled by Rs 250 to Rs 31,450 per ten gram at the bullion market today in tandem with a weakening global trend amid easing demand from local jewellers. Silver followed suit and slipped by Rs 140 to Rs 39,300 per kg on reduced offtake by industrial units and coin makers. […]

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Mir Zahoor for vibrant cooperative movement

JAMMU, FEBRUARY 21: Minister of State for PHE, Irrigation & Flood Control, Cooperative, Mir Zahoor Ahmad called for collective efforts by all stakeholders to make cooperative movement a vibrant vocation in the state. “This will ensure employment generation for state’s skilled and unskilled youth thus giving a further fillip to state’s economic profile”, the Minister […]

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PNB scam: Central agencies tighten screws; CBI makes first big arrest

New Delhi, Feb 20 :The CBI made its first high-profile arrest in the Rs 11,400 crore alleged PNB scam today, taking into custody Vipul Ambani, the head of finance of Nirav Modi’s Firestar Diamond, officials said. As part of the multi-agency probe,  an Executive Director and nine other senior officials of the Punjab National Bank […]

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Govt decentralizes Life Insurance Wing of State Funds Organization

JAMMU, FEBRUARY 21: The government has accorded sanction to decentralization of State Life Insurance Wing of J&K Funds Organization from provincial level to District Level. “Sanction is accorded to the decentralization of State Life Insurance wing of J&K Funds Organization from provincial level to Districtlevel,” said an order issued by the Principal Secretary Finance, Navin […]

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Govt designates Collectors for recovery of GST arrears

Govt designates Collectors for recovery of GST arrears

JAMMU, FEBRUARY 21: In exercise of powers conferred by Section-6 of the Jammu and Kashmir Land Revenue Act, Samvat, 1996, and in supersession of all previous notifications issued in this behalf, the Government has conferred upon Deputy Commissioner, Commercial Taxes (Recovery) Srinagar and Deputy Commissioner, Commercial Taxes (Recovery) Jammu the powers of Collector within their […]