In a notable initiative, the District Legal Services Authority (DLSA), Andaman and Nicobar Islands has decided to hold regular awareness campaigns across this island territory to sensitize school students on the POCSO Act to prevent crimes against children.
The Indian Coast Guard Region, A & N region conducted the Coast Guard Half Yearly District Commander Conference (HYDCC) to review Operational/ Maintenance Philosophy and Infrastructure & Project developments for the growth of Coast Guard at A&N, envisaged
The Department of Agriculture organized a Rabi Campaign at Gram Panchayat, Nimbutala on Friday in association with ATMA. The Sarpanch of Gram Panchayat, Nimbutala, Mr Chandraiya was the chief guest on the occasion.
Launching a drive against illegal sale of tobacco products, the Superintdent of Police, Nicobar, ordered raids in Campbell Bay by a joint team of Police and DFSO Nicobar. Based on reliable sources, Inspector S.K.
A fishing dinghy with three crew sailed from Baratang and capsized at the mouth of a creek at around 10.30 pm on Thursday. One of the fishermen swam to safety and reached Baludera, Baratang and others weren’t missing.
To promote cashless transactions, an awareness programme for the general merchant, shopkeepers and general public of Gurudwara Market area was conducted on Thursday. Around, 45-50 persons attended the programme.
VIT University, Vellore has become the first Indian university to get international recognition in terms of getting a 4-star rating for overall performance in a recently concluded audit of Quaquarelli Symonds (QS), UK.
The Disaster Warning Sirens has been installed in the premises of Secretariat, DBRAIT, DSS Marine, Chatham Saw Mill (Forest Dept), Police Station Aberdeen, Police Station Pahargaon, Police Station Chatham, JNRM College, Port Blair, Fish Landing Centre, Junglighat, IOC
The Chairperson, Municipal Council, Secretary, all Councillors and staff of the civic body have mourned the untimely demise of Mr Sumit Choudhuri, Superintending Engineer on deputation. He passed away on Friday at Kolkata.
In ongoing Cooperative Bank Golden Jubilee Cup, two matches were played on Friday. In the 1st Match, Kadkachang defeated Vignesh Brothers by three goals to nil, while in the second, Shahis XI rout S.Y.S. Wright Myo by eleven goals to nil.
Mr J.M.Kasipati and Mr Govind Chandra Mohanta, Organising Secretary and Joint Organising Secretary of Vidya Bharti, Akhil Bhartiya Shiksha Sansthan (ABSS), New Delhi visited these islands from Dec 10-15 to review the Vidya Bharti activities in these islands.
Under the Integrated Pest Management Training & Demonstration Programme, Farmers’ Field School on Vegetables were organized by Central IPM Centre(CIPMC), Port Blair at Gram Panchayat Hall, Namunaghar and Mazar Pahar, Aniket recently to create awareness about the I
Finding fault at the Integrated Coaching Management System (ICMS) in railways, Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India today said the complete data of all trains is not available in the system, resulting in non-availability of train-related information in rea
India today dismissed Chinese objection to a meeting between the Dalai Lama and President Pranab Mukherjee recently, saying he was a revered spiritual leader and it was a non-political event. "India has a consistent position.
"Peace prevailed only when obituaries were read," said an upset Rajya Sabha Chairman Hamid Ansari in a tone dripping with sarcasm over regular and continuous disruptions of the House which adjourned sine die today.
Ruling AIADMK today dismissed opposition demand for a 'white paper' on treatment given to late chief minister Jayalalithaa, saying it was a part of a "planned campaign" against her aide Sasikala, who, it said, was being backed by senior party leaders as her politica
Keeping aside the acrimony over demonetisation issue which paralysed the Winter session, Parliament today passed the Disabilities Bill which stipulates up to two year jail term and a maximum fine of Rs 5 lakh for discriminating against differently-abled persons.
Jamaat-Ul Mujahideen Bangladesh activist Mohammed Masiuddin alias Abu Musa has been questioned by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) in Kolkata to probe a possible conspiracy being hatched by his Syria-based handler Sultan Abdul Kadir Armar to target American a
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Offering one last chance to black money holders, the Union government Friday said they have time until March-end to come clean by paying 50 per cent tax on bank deposits of junk currencies made post demonetisation.