100501 casual, other workers registered through online Aadhaar based bio- metric identification process: Govt

100501 casual, other workers registered through online Aadhaar based bio- metric identification process: Govt

  Jammu, Jan 22: The state government Monday informed the legislative assembly that 100501 casual and other workers have been registered through online Aadhaar based bio- metric identification process. The Minister in-charge Finance has said that Department-wise number of casual and other workers whose particulars have been registered online through Aadhaar based biometric identification process […]

Ahead of R-day rehearsals, Traffic Police issues diversion plan

Ahead of R-day rehearsals, Traffic Police issues diversion plan

  Srinagar, Jan 22: The traffic police on Monday issued a diversion plan ahead of the R-day rehearsals, asking the general public to cooperate. The traffic police in a statement said that in view of the Rehearsals for Republic Day Celebrations-2018 at S.K. Cricket Stadium Sonawar Srinagar and in order to minimize inconvenience to the […]

Kashmir Observer editor receives Asian Arab Award 2018

Kashmir Observer editor receives Asian Arab Award 2018

  Srinagar, Jan 22: Editor -in-chief of local daily Kashmir Observer, Sajjad Haider was presented with the Asian Arab Award 2018 in Bangalore on Monday. Haider received the award for ‘Outstanding Contribution in building trust among Arab and Asian countries’ through Trans Asia News which is the pan Asia information service since 2011. Haider is […]

Revenue Deptt disallows proprietors to use their agricultural land

Revenue Deptt disallows proprietors to use their agricultural land

  Tangmarg, Jan 22: Locals from Dhobiwan Tangmarg area of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district has accused Revenue Department of turning agricultural land into barren one. Despite court directions, the Revenue Department is not allowing people to use the land they had bought from the owner of the agriculture land. A group of locals from Dhobiwan […]

Despite tense situation on border, 13 passengers cross sides in Karvan-e-Aman bus

Despite tense situation on border, 13 passengers cross sides in Karvan-e-Aman bus

  Srinagar, Jan 22: Despite tense situation on the border due to continued ceasefire violation by Pakistani troops, 13 passengers crossed sides at the Line of Control (LoC) in the weekly Karvan-e-Aman bus, operating between Srinagar and Muzaffarabad. However, no guest from Pakistan administered Kashmir (PaK) arrived here, official sources said on Monday afternoon. They […]

1555 police constables promoted in Kashmir

1555 police constables promoted in Kashmir

  Srinagar, Jan 22: As many as 1,555 police constables were promoted to the next level in Kashmir valley, a police spokesperson said here on Monday. He said the Departmental Promotion Committee under the chairmanship of Additional Director General (ADG) of Police Munir Ahmad Khan on Monday approved a huge chunk of promotions in favour […]

India ranks 62 in Inclusive Development, much below China, Pakistan: WEF

India ranks 62 in Inclusive Development, much below China, Pakistan: WEF

  Davos, Jan 22: India was Monday ranked at the 62nd place among emerging economies on an Inclusive Development Index, much below China’s 26th position and Pakistan’s 47th. Norway remains the world’s most inclusive advanced economy, while Lithuania again tops the list of emerging economies, the World Economic Forum (WEF) said while releasing the yearly […]

NPAs to rise to Rs 9.5 trillion by March-end: Assocham-Crisil report

NPAs to rise to Rs 9.5 trillion by March-end: Assocham-Crisil report

  New Delhi, Jan 22: India’s banking sector will be saddled with gross non-performing assets (GNPAs) worth a staggering Rs 9.5 trillion by March-end, up from Rs 8 trillion in the year-ago period, a report said. The high level of stressed assets in the banking system however provide enormous opportunity for asset reconstruction companies (ARCs) […]

TCS, RIL drive market to record close; Sensex up 286 points

TCS, RIL drive market to record close; Sensex up 286 points

  Mumbai, Jan 22: The party continued at Dalal Street which showed the bulls are not ready to give up as benchmark indices scaled to fresh record closing high on Monday, driven by TCS and Reliance Industries. All sectoral indices barring Nifty Metal and PSU Bank ended in the green. The IT index led the […]