J & K
‘GST Council grants 3 key concessions to protect local industry’

JK Government’s proposal to slash taxes for protecting small traders of the State prevailed in the recent Goods and Service Tax (GST) Council meet with the forum agreeing to substantial reduction of tax on handicrafts and walnut.

Governor reviews problems relating to Specially Abled Persons

Consequent to discussions on several earlier occasions with NGOs and Social Activists who are operating in the Disability arena, Governor N.N. Vohra, Sajad Gani Lone, Minister for Social Welfare, ARI & Trainings and Science & Technology and BB Vyas, Chief Secretary, held an extensive meeting at the Raj Bhavan here to discuss important outstanding issues and demands relating to Specially Abled Persons in the State.

Omar Abdullah welcomes CM Mehbooba on Twitter

Former Chief Minister and Working president of NC has welcomed the Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on twitter after the latter tweeted a short film on Kashmir.

People our strength, they understand our compulsions: Mehbooba Mufti

hief Minister Mehbooba Mufti Monday said that the dream of her father was to restore peace in J&K and put the state on the path of development.

JK to go West Bengal way in consumer affairs

Minister for Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs and Information, Choudhary Zulfkar Ali has said that Jammu and Kashmir Government will adopt best practices of West Bengal Government regarding consumer affairs to ensure effective working of public delivery mechanism in the State.

Mehbooba inaugurates Panzgam-Manzgam bridge, SDH Langate

On the second day of her two day visit to this frontier district, Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti today laid the foundation of several road projects besides inaugurating Panzgam-Manzgam Bridge and Sub District Hospital at Langate. She also laid the foundation of model villages in Kunan-Poshpora and also met a large number of people to know their difficulties.

India's intellectuals alien, insensitive to JK's pestering pain: Dr Drabu

The apathy of Indian thinkers and policymakers in understanding the trials, tribulations and social evolutions in Jammu and Kashmir is one of the reasons for the pestering problems confronting the state, Minister of Finance Dr Haseeb Drabu said.

Mehbooba regrets negative portrayal of Kashmir

Regretting the negative portrayal of Kashmir by some television channels, Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti today appealed the media to portray the place with all its facets including aesthetic, spiritual and adventurous.

Historic Jawahar tunnel to remain open 24x7 for transportation of fruit

Minister for Horticulture, Syed Basharat Bukhari on Friday directed for making Jawahar tunnel operational round the clock during fruit season to ensure smooth, safe and timely transportation of horticulture industry produce to outside the State.

Mehbooba urges officers to support in eradicating corruption

Terming corruption as a scourge which eats up the vitals of the society, Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti today asked the officers to support her in the initiative of providing a responsive and responsible administration to the people of the State.

British Deputy High Commission meets Sikh leaders in Srinagar

British High Commission team headed by Alex Pykett met All Party Sikh Coordination Committee (APSCC) here at Srinagar on Thursday  and discussed Sikh Community affairs in the valley and as whole in J&K state.

Two killed, 30 injured in grenade attack on minister’s cavalcade in Tral

Two civilians were killed and 30 others injured when unidentified militants attacked the cavalcade of works minister Naeem Akhtar with a grenade at Bus Stand Tral on Thursday. 

Netherlands to assist JK to develop hi-tech horticulture infrastructure

To inspect demonstration projects of High Density Apple orchards established by Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology (SKUAST) Kashmir in collaboration with companies from Netherlands, the Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands (Holland), Alphonsus Stoelinga, today inspected various projects here.

Inhabitants of J&K suffer brunt of Indo-Pak hostility: Mehbooba

Appealing for peace between India and Pakistan, Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti today sought end to hostilities between the two countries on the borders saying it is the people of the State who suffer the brunt of these skirmishes.

Big wall created between Hindu Jammu and Muslim Kashmir: Civil Society Group
The Civil Society Coordination Committee, We The People, Monday said their job is to bridge the gap socially, politically, and geographically between Kashmir and Jammu as there is a lot of disparity that has been created between the two regions.
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