Traders body in Mussoorie asks Kashmiri Traders to leave town

Traders body in Mussoorie asks Kashmiri Traders to leave town

So far the association has not given the Kashmiris any written notice, only telling them verbally about the deadline. However, Rajat Aggarwal, the association president, said there were no two ways about it, hinting at “communal disharmony”. A LOCAL traders’...
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J&K Bank’s top brass goes into huddle as bad loans increase

J&K Bank’s top brass goes into huddle as bad loans increase

Since the Rs 11,400-crore scam of Nirav Modi involving Punjab National Bank (PNB) has come to the fore, the J&K Bank management has gone into a huddle to rectify the mistakes which have led to the accumulation of huge non-performing...
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First Glass-Roofed AC train to make journeys fun-frolic in Kashmir

First Glass-Roofed AC train to make journeys fun-frolic in Kashmir

In its endeavor to make train journeys in Kashmir more fun-frolic and comfortable, Northern Railways has decided to run soon the Valley’s first air-conditioned train fitted with a glass-rooftop and bigger windowpanes for sightseeing. The trial run of the tra...
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CVPP awards Pakul Dhul Power Project civil works to Afcon JAL JV

CVPP awards Pakul Dhul Power Project civil works to Afcon JAL JV

Chenab Valley Power Project Ltd (CVPP) has awarded the civil works constructions of power house of 1000-MW Pakul Dul Hydro Electric Power Project being built on Chenab River in Kishtwar to a Afcons Infrastructure of Mumbai based Shapoorji Pallonji Group,...
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Negative media coverage decreased tourist influx to Kashmir: Nazir Gurezi

Negative media coverage decreased tourist influx to Kashmir: Nazir Gurezi

Saying that certain media outlets are creating negative perception about Jammu and Kashmir, Deputy Speaker Nazir Gurezi on Wednesday said it has squeezed influx of the tourists to the state. Gurezi was speaking at a conference in Patna which was...
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J&K Bank Hit -Choksi defrauded J&K Bank worth about Rs 152 Cr

J&K Bank Hit -Choksi defrauded J&K Bank worth about Rs 152 Cr

Mehul Choksi, the infamous diamond businessman, who has fled the country along with his nephew Nirav Modi, has also defrauded Jammu and Kashmir Bank of Rs 152 crore, which he had taken in the form of loan from the Bank...
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Soon, Walk amid Snow Leopards and Himalayan Bears at Kashmir’s first Zoo in Pahalgam Valley

Soon, Walk amid Snow Leopards and Himalayan Bears at Kashmir’s first Zoo in Pahalgam Valley

There is good news for animal lovers. Kashmir’s maiden zoo in the stunning Pahalgam valley will be a reality in few years. The zoo, spread over 47 hectares, will initially have over 20 species for display and will be set...
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Efforts on to make tourism main engine of state’s economic growth: J&K Govt

Efforts on to make tourism main engine of state’s economic growth: J&K Govt

The Jammu and Kashmir government has adopted a multipronged strategy to harness the tourism potential of the state and make the sector the principle engine of its economic growth, Tourism Minister Tassaduq Mufti said. The minister, who visited Poonch yesterday...
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Walnut trade register drastic dip in prices

Walnut trade register drastic dip in prices

The walnut farmers and traders in Kashmir are worried about the decline in prices of Kashmiri walnut due to large imports from California and Chile. According to traders, Rs 800 crore industry is in deep crisis with prices falling drastically...
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Hamulla: The Bat manufacturing village of Kashmir

Hamulla: The Bat manufacturing village of Kashmir

Like in the Kashmir Valley, Sopore town and Pampore town are famous for the production of apples and saffron respectively. Similarly, in Anantnag district of south Kashmir, village identified as Halmulla Sangam, recognizes its identity for manufacturing cricke...
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