Only Kashmiris in JK Bank’s 12 young achievers of J&K
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Only Kashmiris in JK Bank’s 12 young achievers of J&K

With nearly a month left for the new year to begin, JK Bank’s selected list of 12 young achievers is out. Called the ‘Wall of Fame’, next year’s…

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This new tool may improve breast cancer surgery
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This new tool may improve breast cancer surgery

Researchers have developed a new cost-effective and portable pH-sensitive optical fibre to distinguish breast cancer tissue from normal tissue, a finding that can potentially help surgeons to be…

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5 Hurdles to Modi’s push for cashless economy
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5 Hurdles to Modi’s push for cashless economy

Jammu: On November 27, during an election rally in Uttar Pradesh, Prime Minister Narendra Modi urged all Indians get familiar and make others familiar with cashless transactions. The…

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Digital banking may eat into ATM business
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Digital banking may eat into ATM business

With the government nudging people towards digital banking modes — payments through mobile phones, Point of Sale (PoS) machines and others — ATM players may find their business…

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No cash, no queues but cashless pain continues
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No cash, no queues but cashless pain continues

There were no queues outside many ATMs in Delhi and adjoining satellite towns as the cash disbursing machines were running dry or not functional on Friday. But people,…

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Food testing facility to come up in Kolkata next year costing Rs 7.8 crore
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Food testing facility to come up in Kolkata next year costing Rs 7.8 crore

A Rs. 7.8 crore food testing laboratory (FTL), that will aid quality check on mid-day meal of government-run schools of east India, will come up here next year,…

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Most banks in Himachal remain cashless
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Most banks in Himachal remain cashless

Most of the banks across Himachal Pradesh remained without cash on the first salary day since demonetisation and long queues were seen throughout the day. Bankers blamed the…

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Demonetisation: When payday pained salaried Indians
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Demonetisation: When payday pained salaried Indians

Chaotic queues got longer on Wednesday as people in large numbers scrambled for money after monthly salaries got credited in bank accounts — the first since the high…

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Cricketer Yuvraj, Hazel Keech marry
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Cricketer Yuvraj, Hazel Keech marry

Cricketer Yuvraj Singh and actress Hazel Keech tied the knot on Wednesday as per Sikh traditions at a gurdwara in Punjab’s Fatehgarh Sahib district. Sporting a red Sherwani…

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Odisha farmers in distress after demonetisation
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Odisha farmers in distress after demonetisation

Demonetisation of high-denomination currency notes has badly hit agricultural activity across Odisha as cash is the primary mode of transaction in the sector, which provides employment and sustenance…

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Jewellers claim 85-90% dip in domestic business, exports unaffected
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Jewellers claim 85-90% dip in domestic business, exports unaffected

When Satyaprakash Pande of Dheersons Jewellers sees an individual approaching his shop located in the bustling Karol Bagh market in central Delhi, he becomes hopeful of getting a…

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Martyr’s mother wanted grand daughter to be inspired by Kashmir’s Tajamul
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Martyr’s mother wanted grand daughter to be inspired by Kashmir’s Tajamul

Meghana Girish, mother of Major Akshay Girish Kumar, 31 wanted her grand daughter to follow the footsteps of Kashmiri champ, Tajamul Islam. The young kick-boxer was recently in…

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Nagrota Attack: It was maj. Kunal Gosavi’s first day of posting in Jammu
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Nagrota Attack: It was maj. Kunal Gosavi’s first day of posting in Jammu

JAMMU: Three days before he was killed in a terror attack Tuesday on an artillery unit in Nagrota, Major Kunal Gosavi bid farewell to his family in Pandharpur…

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Where has ‘Freedom 251’, world’s cheapest smartphone, disappeared?
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Where has ‘Freedom 251’, world’s cheapest smartphone, disappeared?

New Delhi, Nov 29: If you are among those who pre-booked the world’s cheapest smartphone at Rs 251 (less than $4) and are yet to hear from its…

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Demonetisation impacts property deals, but raises hope of cheaper loans
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Demonetisation impacts property deals, but raises hope of cheaper loans

Even as the sale of pre-owned houses and developer-built small properties have come to a standstill, the realty industry hopes the quantum of home loans will pick up…

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Demonetisation impacts property deals, but raises hope of cheaper loans
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Demonetisation impacts property deals, but raises hope of cheaper loans

By Anand Singh Even as the sale of pre-owned houses and developer-built small properties have come to a standstill, the realty industry hopes the quantum of home loans…

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Reliance Jio user received a bill of Rs.27000: Just a Rumor?
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Reliance Jio user received a bill of Rs.27000: Just a Rumor?

A new hoax is doing the rounds of India’s favourite messaging app, WhatsApp, claiming that a user was billed for Rs 27,718 by Reliance Jio while she was…

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Currency crunch hitting farming community very badly
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Currency crunch hitting farming community very badly

The currency crisis due to demonetisation is hurting the farming community very badly, and also delaying sowing for the crucial Rabi season, which could push up prices later,…

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The Legend of Sukrala Mata
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The Legend of Sukrala Mata

The Most famous shrine dedicated to mother goddess is Sukrala Devi Shrine at a distance of 9.60 Kms from Billawar and about 75 Kms from Kathua. The Shrine…

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Ban on Old Currency: 15 places old 500 rupee note will still be applicable
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Ban on Old Currency: 15 places old 500 rupee note will still be applicable

The Finance Ministry on Thursday announced that there will be no over the counter exchange of old Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes after midnight of November 24.…

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