Sale Of NPAs Done To Fast Track Realization Of Cash:J&K Bank  

SRINAGAR — The J&K bank on Wednesday said the sale of assets has been done by it to fast track the realization of the cash for the bank within the regulatory framework.     “The asset sale has been done to fast track the realization of the cash for the bank within the regulatory framework after […]

Big New WagonR Comes With Bold Stance!

SRINAGAR — Peaks Auto launched the 3rd generation WagonR on Wednesday at its Head office, Lasjan Byepass, Srinagar. The vehicle was unveiled by the Chief Guest, Mr. Bashir Ahmad-Cluster Head JK Bank in presence of Mr. Surjit Singh-VP Peaks Group, Mr. Irshad Peerzada-Chief General Manager Peaks Group and large gathering of customers and eminent personalities.  The Big New […]

GSTN Develops System To Fetch E-Way Bill Data To Curb Evasion

NEW DELHI — Now, businesses supplying goods worth more than Rs 50,000 will have option to include details of e-way bills generated while filing the final monthly sales return under GSTR-1, a move aimed at curbing tax evasion by reporting different sets of supplies data. Matching of invoices of e-way bills with the sales shown […]

Fin Min Goyal To Present Interim Budget 2019-20 On Feb 1

NEW DELHI — Keeping up with the tradition, the Narendra Modi-led government ahead of the general election will present an interim Budget on February 1, which is widely expected to contain certain sops for farmers and middle class. The last Budget of the present NDA government is likely to be presented by interim Finance Minister […]

Multipronged Strategy Underway For Sericulture Revival: Dir

SRINAGAR — The annual wall calendar of Department of Sericulture was unveiled here today during a workshop on technological interventions for boosting Sericulture sector in the State.    The Annual Wall Calendar was unveiled by Ex-VC, Islamic University of Science & Technology, A. R Trag and Director Sericulture, Gulzar Ahmed Shabnum. Director Horticulture Kashmir, Manzoor Ahmed Qadri, […]

KCC&I Team Calls On Air India GM

SRINAGAR — A delegation of the Kashmir Chamber of Commerce & Industry (Inc) led by Sheikh Ashiq Ahmad, President met Divya Mohan, General Manager-Commercial, Northern Region, Air India Ltd in her office chambers  to discuss and deliberate various issues confronted by travel trade. Various issues regarding night flights, facilities and functioning of Air India were discussed in […]

US Spymaster Warns Of Religious Violence Ahead Of Indian Elections

WASHINGTON — There is a strong possibility of communal violence in India if the ruling BJP stresses on Hindu nationalist themes ahead of the general election in May, America’s top spymaster told US lawmakers on Tuesday. The comment on India’s upcoming general election is part of the US intelligence community’s assessment of worldwide threats in […]

Dhaka Refuses To Accept New Pak Envoy

ISLAMABAD — Diplomatic ties between Pakistan and Bangladesh stooped to new lows after the latter on Tuesday refused to accept Saqlain Syedah’s documents as Pakistan’s High Commissioner to the country and sought a new name for the post. Diplomatic sources told The Express Tribune that the government of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Wajid did not mention […]

Digital Tourism Giants Profiting From Israeli War Crimes: Amnesty

NEW YORK — Amnesty International has slammed online tourism companies for offering services in Israeli settlements on occupied Palestinian land, saying they are actually contributing to the regime’s land theft and profiting from “war crimes” against  Palestinians. In a report published on Wednesday, the London-based rights group accused travel and booking firms – Airbnb,, Expedia and TripAdvisor […]

Ayodhya Dispute: Centre Seeks SC Nod To Return Excess Land

NEW DELHI — In a move that is big on optics ahead of the Lok Sabha elections, the BJP-led-Central government on Tuesday asked the Supreme Court to hand over 67.39 acre of “non-disputed” and “superfluous” excess land adjacent to the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid area to the Ram Janmabhoomi Nyas or the trust overseeing the Ram temple […]