Browsing: Industry

Despite being far away from the market and the raw material, this is the most exhaustive listing of the detailed reportage about the industrial activity in Jammu and Kashmir, its evolution, output, import substitution and the policy intervention over the years.

Industry The outer gate of Lassipora's SIDCO. KL Image: Muhammad Younis
Winds of Change

With the setting up of an Industrial Estate, Lassipora seemingly has undergone palpable socio-economic change. Alongside tangible infrastructure improvements, the…

Energy
Power Push

Government’s effort to complete an electrification project ahead of schedule has helped a new group of entrepreneurs to get into…

Books
Silk Since 1846

Kashmir has seen various ups and downs in managing the silk as an industry and an economy for the state…

Cover Story
The Silken Knot

Vested interest, negative policy interventions, market shifts and nature intervened in the unmaking of world’s biggest silk factory in Kashmir.…

Industry
Missing Moneybags

State and the central governments would massively invest in incentives to the manufacturing sector, a process that GST has interrupted.…

Industry
Taxing Times

The pellet-powered government was so shocked by the reaction to new tax regime that it is unable to tell people…

Industry
Mere Occupation

The draft industrial policy being submitted to cabinet for approval later this month may link allotments in the shrunken industrial…

Industry
Fighting Anemia

Given the state of malnutrition in the state, a Jammu manufacturer piloted fortified wheat flour. In this piece, Shubam Puri,…

Industry
No case for taxman

A Supreme Court order has shagged off the taxman from the backs of industrialists and on the way saving them…

History
Costs of Occupation

When troops handed over keys of sports complex Bijbehara to displaced bat manufactures after 23 years it brought back bitter…

Agriculture
A Game Changer

 As India and Pakistan were fighting over Kargil heights, a south Kashmir boy takes off for US to study. Nine…

Entrepreneurship
Steely Resolve

Driven by his ambition and entrepreneurial passion, an engineer from Kashmir valley worked on a marsh to set up a…

Industry
‘End’ of Innings

Once a prosperous village of bat manufacturers, the demography of south Kashmir’s Sangam is undergoing a monumental change. While the…

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