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.

Agriculture
Legacy Lasts

For decades Babademb’s walnut factory has helped many destitute and needy women to survive the onslaught of circumstances and society.…

Energy
Electrifying Ambitions

After three decades of struggle with the system Naseer is happy to put Kashmir on transformer manufacturing map. Shakir Mir…

Entrepreneurship
Linking Kashmir

In an overcrowded job market finding a right opportunity is daunting task. Not anymore. Meet a social entrepreneur who will…

Entrepreneurship
Fight to Chew

He managed to complete his studies by ferrying school children in an autorickshaw after college. Then to start a mobile…

Entrepreneurship
Unpolished Hope

Before it could have taken off Kashmir’s marble hub Batergam was turned into a garrison. A decade later when troops…

Cover Story
Incandescent Incubator

Concerns mounted as militants stormed the EDI’s Pampore complex initiating a 48-hour  long gun-battle that consumed five security men, a…

Entrepreneurship
Rising Blankets

After centuries of use, Kashmirs’ traditional Tchader has paved way for the synthetic blanket, at huge costs to the wool-abundant…

Careers
America Calls

From a call center employee to the owner of call centers with some of them offshore, Zameer Altaf is living…

Entrepreneurship
Vet Ventures

With two major patents and an ISO 9001:2008 certification to his name Dr Fayaz Ganaie’s Truevet has put Kashmir on…

Cover Story
Model Couple

A designer couple from Leh gave up their lucrative jobs in Indian fashion industry, returned home, revived their umbilical connection…

Agriculture
Advancing Apples

The Mughal route town of Shopian is a booming economic centre. Producer of the best apples from the region, its…

Banking
Lending, But Not Banks

As banks are in the race of deposits and advances, there are two government institutions scripting new successes with negligible…

Education
Expensively Exclusive

Education is an evolving activity, so is the art of teaching and creation of educational infrastructure, tools and methods. R…

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