Date wise Archive

Kalyani

The BSF lodged a police complaint after a group of 30 persons arrived at its camp here in Nadia district with appointment letters which were found to be fake, the police said today.

KOLKATA/MUMBAI

Hemant Bhargava has taken charge as Managing Director of Life Insurance Corporation of India on February 10.

Kolkata

Spencer's, retail business wing of the RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group, today announced the launch of its new range of apparels for men and women.

Kolkata

Ranjan Kumar Mohapatra has joined as Executive Director (West Bengal State Office-WBSO) Indian Oil Corporation Ltd (Marketing Division), Kolkata.

Kolkata

“GST is a historical leap, which will help in nation building”, said Partha Roy Chowdhury, IRS, Commissioner, Service Tax II, Kolkata, in his inaugural address.

Washington

America's pharma sector has asked US Trade Representative (USTR) to continue to keep India on its priority watch list (PWL) which includes countries that are alleged violators of US patent laws, claiming that the environment on the ground remains "challenging" in Indi

Beijing

China has said it will develop floating nuclear power plants on a priority basis in the South China Sea as it seeks to beef up electricity supply to the islands in the disputed maritime region.

Mumbai

Snapping 2-day losing streak against the American currency, the Indian rupee recovered by 9 paise to end at 66.93 per dollar on fresh selling of dollars by banks and exporters on the back of weakness of dollar in the overseas market.

NEW DELHI

Snapping its two-day rising trend, gold prices plunged by INR 300 to INR 29,650 per 10 grams on Tuesday, tracking a weak trend overseas amid fall in demand from local jewellers.

NEW DELHI

The fundamental pressure on USD/INR is on upside and the pair is heading towards a level of 72-73 by December-end this year, says an Edelweiss Securities report.

NEW DELHI

The income tax department has issued refunds to the tune of Rs. 1.42 lakh crore so far this fiscal till February 10, 41.5 per cent higher than last year's.

MP assures big infrastructure push for ANI
Report by: 
M SURESH KUMAR

In a major infrastructure push for this territory, National Highway Infrastructure Development Corporation Ltd. (NHIDCL), which after a decision of the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways, bagged the task of road up-gradation of Andaman Trunk Road, is all set to award the project for construction of a bridge over Humfrey Strait in Middle Andaman.

Report by: 
BALARAM SINGH

A 45 year resident of RPRS Tsunami shelters here committed suicide on Monday. According to sources, the deceased was depressed over prolonged illness and took the extreme step by hanging himself at his residence at around 8 am yesterday. The Campbell Bay Police have registered a case of unnatural death and further investigation is underway.

CS to inaugurate Indian Panorama Film Festival today
Report by: 
Agencies

The Directorate of Information, Publicity & Tourism, Andaman & Nicobar Administration, in association with the Ministry of Information & Broadcasting and Directorate of Film Festivals/IFFI, New Delhi, Govt of India, is organizing Indian Panorama Film Festival (Public Screening of films) in Port Blair from February 15 to 19, 2017.

Port Blair

The District Administration of North and Middle Andaman will hold a special Medical camp for identifying eligible disable persons for implementation of Centrally Sponsored Scheme for providing physical aids and assisted-living devices to senior citizens belonging to B

Port Blair

In a simple function held at the Panchayat Office of Bambooflat-I Gram Panchayat on Tuesday,  Mr Udit Prakash Rai, Deputy Commissioner, South Andaman distributed an amount of Rs.

Port Blair

The Enforcement team of the Directorate of Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs, Mayabunder conducted a surprise inspection in and around Mayabunder Tehsil last month and found 13 autorickshaw drivers/owners violating the provisions of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Port Blair

The Music Stars Social and Cultural Society organized “Island Child Exposure Cultural Show” at B.R.Ambedkar Auditorium on Sunday.

Port Blair

The Chief Secretary, A & N Administration, Anindo Majumdar, visited at Gram Panchayat Mannarghat along with Deputy Commissioner, South Andaman District/ Secretary (RD, PRIs & ULB), A & N Administration  recently with officers of the line departments.

Port Blair

Brand Ambassador of  Swachh Bharat Mission A & N Islands, Padmashree Naresh Chander Lal visited Govt.

Port Blair

The Department of Fisheries has asked the owners or persons in-charge of sport/game fishing vessels not to use or allow their fishing vessels to be used for any activity other than fishing sport/game.

NEW DELHI

Chennai's Poes Garden, residence of late J Jayalalithaa, was the hub of conspiracy and the money flow from one account to another proved the existence of an "active conspiracy" to launder the then Chief Minister's "ill-gotten wealth" to purchase properties in the name

NEW DELHI

Supreme Court today favoured framing of a uniform national policy to deal with those suffering from mental illness and their release from hospitals after being cured.

Lucknow/Dehradun

Polling will be held tomorrow in 67 Assembly constituencies of western Uttar Pradesh in the second of seven phases and in 69 Assembly seats in Uttarakhand. The ruling Samajwadi Party (SP) in Uttar Pardesh had in 2012 won 34 of these seats spread across 11 districts.

NEW DELHI

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has changed service rules to allow married IAS and IPS officers to get same cadre state.

NEW DELHI

With Jat agitation continuing, the Haryana government has sought from the Centre 5,600 paramilitary personnel to deal with the growing tension in the state.

NEW DELHI

Delhi High Court today sought the responses of the Centre and the AAP government on a plea seeking to quash the notification laying down the manner of allocation of wards for reserved categories and women in the upcoming MCD polls in the national capital.

Chandigarh

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) today urged Punjab Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) to completely restrict any sort of activity within the compound where Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) are stored in the state.

NEW DELHI

A 31-year-old Polish woman has alleged that her Indian boyfriend raped her repeatedly on the pretext of marriage. The woman flew into India to file a complaint at Vasant Kunj police station based on which an FIR was registered against the accused on February 11.

Lucknow

With a view to further streamlining their poll alliance in UP and bringing clarity at the ground level, Samajwadi Party and Congress today decided to withdraw five candidates each from seats where nominees of both parties are in the fray.

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