February 18, 2018 2:27 AM

    Govt to promote fisheries as commercial venture: Basharat Bukhari

    Horticulture Minister Syed Basharat Bukhari today said that present government is committed to promote the pisiculture in the state for which various initiatives are afoot.

    February 18, 2018 2:27 AM

    J&K Kisan Tehreek calls Union Budget ‘hollow, anti-farmer’

    A demonstration organized by J&K Kisan Tehreek was held in Jammu today to protest against the “anti-farmer” Union Budget 2018-19 presented recently.

    February 18, 2018 2:27 AM

    Kohli reviews functioning of Fisheries Deptt

    Animal and Sheep Husbandry Minister Abdul Ghani Kohli, who also holds the fisheries ministry, today directed the officers of Fisheries Department to work with utmost dedication and gear up their field functionaries to accelerate the work on all fixed objectives with regard to the implementation of central and state sponsored schemes.

    February 18, 2018 2:27 AM

    J&K spends `2,000 cr annually on import of meat, poultry

    Jammu and Kashmir is spending about Rs 2,000 crore annually to import meat and poultry, Governor NN Vohra has said and called for concerted efforts to make the state a net exporter of these products.

    February 18, 2018 2:27 AM

    Kashmir’s power crisis headed for worst if T&D losses not plugged: Experts

    To overcome the transmission and distribution losses, ensure judicious use of power and boost to infrastructure is the only way to help Kashmir overcome the prevailing electricity crisis.

    February 18, 2018 2:27 AM

    Govt to develop agri villages as single variety models: Hanjura

    Agriculture Minister Ghulam Nabi Lone Hanjura today said the department will identify the villages to be developed as model villages where only one type of agricultural practice will be carried out.

    February 18, 2018 2:27 AM

    Floriculture Deptt organises training for growers

    The Department of Floriculture has organized a five-day long training programme on commercial floriculture for the progressive growers of the district Srinagar.

    February 18, 2018 2:27 AM

    Pak borrows USD 500 mn from China

    Pakistan has contracted another foreign commercial loan of USD 500 million from the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) to shore up its depleting reserves.

    February 18, 2018 2:27 AM

    Tourism Minister visits Poonch

    Tourism Minister Tassaduq Hussain Mufti today visited Poonch to explore the possibilities to develop tourism infrastructure in the district.

    February 18, 2018 2:27 AM

    2-day tourism festival beings in Pahalgam

    Hundredsof people today visited Phalgam to attend the two-day tourism festival, which began on Saturday at the famous tourist resort of Kashmir.