Browsing: Entrepreneurship

Off late, Jammu and Kashmir has emerged as the major player in helping young men and women to have their own ventures and start-ups. This section features the most successful players who have evolved into role models in a state that has a comparatively higher unemployment rate.

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A Model Grower

Leaving his 16 years of service to start a second career, the erstwhile cop emerged as the model grower after…

Cover Story (L to R) Posha and Shaista Rashid with other members during thier self help group’s meeting in Shilwat village of Sumbal, Sonawari. KL Image by Shams Irfan
Women Fighters

In one of Kashmir’s impoverished belts, a central government scheme has revived the Umeed that if women, alongside men, will…

Entrepreneurship
Poultry In Pain

Almost half of the poultry farms in Lassipora are shut as others have reduced their rearing capacity. The sector requires…

Entrepreneurship
Dial For A Gift

She was in the MBA classroom when she started her business from her upmarket residence. She takes orders for gifts…

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Literal Techie

A young man who studied literature for his parents and computer to satisfy his technology drive is happy that he…

Business
A Kazak In Kashmir

She was studying in Kazakhstan where she fell in love with a Kashmiri medical student. Finally, they landed in Kashmir…

Entrepreneurship
Ideas Matter

It took a 10-member jury to travel 23 days across Jammu and Kashmir and listen to the ideas that young…

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Plastic Millionaires

The ever-increasing consumption is massively throwing heaps of plastic, iron and paper packaging almost everywhere in urban and peripheral Kashmir.…

Business
Corn on the go

A simple idea that came outside a movie theater in Qatar helped two engineer friends introduce sweet corn carts in…

Entrepreneurship
Smart Technique

A young man who studied industrial techniques in the state-run polytechnic college skipped a job hunt and instead set up…

Entrepreneurship
Desert Apples

They are only four people who operated from a small office outside Leh’s airport. With an active support system within…

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