February 21, 2018 1:47 AM

    BANK FRAUDS: Government will chase PNB fraudster till end: Arun Jaitley

    Breaking his silence over the Rs 11,400 crore fraud at India''s second-biggest bank, PNB, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said the state will chase down cheaters to the end even as he took the management of the lender to task for its failure to check the delinquents.

    February 21, 2018 1:47 AM

    Margins on drugs as high as 1,192% in 4 pvt hospitals: NPPA

    Non-scheduled drugs and diagnostic services constituted major components of charges billed to patients in four private hospitals with margins as high as 1,192 per cent, drug pricing regulator NPPA said today.

    February 21, 2018 1:47 AM

    Saudi Arabia to host first Arab Fashion Week

    Saudi Arabia is set to host in March its first ever Arab Fashion Week, the Arab Fashion Council announced today, overturning decades of draconian policies on arts and entertainment.

    February 21, 2018 1:47 AM

    I-T dept attaches 14 bank accounts in Rotomac fraud

    After the CBI and the ED, the Income Tax Department has stepped up action against the Rotomac group and its promoters attaching 14 bank accounts in connection with an alleged tax evasion probe against them, officials said today.

    February 21, 2018 1:47 AM

    ED probing 120 shell companies linked to Nirav Modi, Mehul Choksi

    The Enforcement Directorate (ED) is probing 120 shell companies allegedly linked to jeweller designer Nirav Modi and Gitanjali Group chief Mehul Choksi even as Income Tax officials claimed to have found two companies linked to Modi that had received Rs 555 crore from companies in Cyprus, Mauritius and Singapore between 2013 and 2014.

    February 21, 2018 1:47 AM

    Portable carpet loom innovator felicitated

    A function was held today to felicitate a carpet weaver-cum-dealer, Syed Altaf Hussain, who innovated portable carpet loom.

    February 21, 2018 1:47 AM

    Airtel partners with HMD Global to offer smartphones

    Airtel and HMD Global has announced a partnership to offer 4G smartphones to customers as part of Airtel’s ‘Mera Pehla Smartphone’ initiative.

    February 21, 2018 1:47 AM

    Traders Federation Sopore holds anti-drug awareness

    Traders Federation Sopore today organised a seminar on drug menace and its adverse effects on society at its office.

    February 21, 2018 1:47 AM

    Shuhul Automobiles launches services camp

    Shuhul Automobiles, authorised dealers and service providers of Mahindra and Mahindra in Kashmir, today launched a ‘mega service camp’ in its centre at Nowgam Bypass , Srinagar.

    February 21, 2018 1:47 AM

    Hina Bhat reviews PMEGP implementation in Jammu

    To review implementation of Prime Minister’s Employment Generation Programme (PMEGP) in Jammu Division, a meeting was conducted on Monday under the North zone chairperson of KVIC Hina Shafi Bhat at Jammu.

    February 21, 2018 1:47 AM

    Shalimar Carpets bags ‘industrial achievement award’

    Jammu-based Shalimar Carpets has bagged ‘best industrial achievement award’ in recognition of its significant role in the growth of carpet industry in J&K.

    February 21, 2018 1:47 AM

    Develop technologies to meet local challenges: Ganga to Engineers

    Budding engineers should focus on creating eco friendly products, technologies keeping in view the local challenges and aspirations, Industries Minister Chander Prakash Ganga said today.

    February 21, 2018 1:47 AM

    GoI making every possible effort to promote J&K as investment destination: ASSOCHAM

    Government of India is making every possible effort to promote Jammu and Kashmir as an investment destination with a special focus on easy availability of land for aspiring industrialists, better connectivity within the state and with rest of the country and a boost to traditional sectors such as handicrafts and horticulture, according to a report released by a leading all-India level business chamber.