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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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…

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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…

Entrepreneurship
Fighting It Out

It took little courage and a government initiative to change their lives around. Shakir Mir meets beneficiaries of Women’s Development…

Entrepreneurship
Multi Talented

At 22 he has trained professionals across India and worked with some of the best global companies. Irfan Rashid talks…

Entrepreneurship
Cementing Feat

After earning incentives and prized posts in private sector, a young professional from South Kashmir decided to invest his time…

Agriculture
Veg Wonders 

Urbanization forced city vegetable growers look for cheap land and labour in the periphery. Bugam in Budgam had both. But…

Entrepreneurship
Mobile Feat

When his heart no longer found connection with studies, Tariq Aziz from Banihal fringe left home to pick up mobile…

Entrepreneurship
Railing RIDE

After working as truck conductor and labourer early in his life, Niyaz Ali eventually becomes Kargil’s first entrepreneur to avail…

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