Date wise Archive

Port Blair

The South Andaman Police has solved a burglary case registered at PS Aberdeen vide FIR No.

Port Blair

To facilitate Tourist Boat and Water Sports Operators, the Directorate of Tourism has fixed the annual tariff for allotment of space at Rajiv Gandhi Sports Complex for ticket counter/hoardings for advertisement etc. Accordingly, existing Permanent Structure of tkt.

Port Blair

Under the supervision of Deputy Commissioner, (SA)/Commissioner Food Safety, the officials of food safety conducted surprise raids at various places in South Andaman District and recovered huge amount of contraband tobacco products from shopkeepers as well as general

Port Blair

As per the initiative of the Union Territory Health Mission, the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India has approved the monthly honorarium of Rs.

Port Blair

All concerned have been informed that due to sudden settlement of Bailley Bridge at Andabeda on the State Highway No. 9 (from Chunna Bhatta to Ferrargunj) the said bridge is closed for all kind of traffic till further communication.

Port Blair

As per the directions of the Prime Minister of India, the Municipal Council here in association with Building Materials & Technology Promotion Council, Ministry of Housing & Urban Poverty Alleviation, Govt.

Port Blair

The Central Island Agricultural Research Institute here has released the agromet bulletin for farmers for the period from Feb 25 to March 1, 2017. In the bulletin, CIARI forecast partly cloudy weather in the next five days.

Port Blair

The Andaman & Nicobar Cooperative Supply & Marketing Federation Ltd., Port Blair (ANCOFED) announces sale of fresh pure Virgin Coconut Oil (VCO) at Phoenix Bay near Power House at the rate of Rs.200/- per 500 ml. bottle.

Port Blair

The NSS Wing of JNRM will organize the NSS Special Camp 2017 from Feb 25, 2017 to March 3, 2017 at  Birsa Nagar, Attam Pahad. The theme of this year camp is “CLEAN INDIA-GREEN INDIA (SWACHH BHARAT ABHIYAN)”.

Port Blair

The President of the Andaman Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Mr Girish Arora and other members have welcomed the decision of the PBMC to reduce the Octroi of 6% on Gold and 3% on Silver to 1%. The Chamber congratulates the Chairman, Mr B.

Port Blair

The Maharashtra Mandal here will observe the 51th death anniversary of great freedom fighter Veer Vinayak Damodar Savarkar on Feb 26 at 4.30 PM at Maharashtra Mandal premises. The Lt Governor A&N Islands, Prof.

Port Blair

The Panchayat, Gram Panchayat Bambooflat-2, Mr A.P Husainar Pradhan on Thursday distributed ex- gratia relief cheques sanctioned by the District Administration, South Andaman to the affected families of Cyclone Vardah in the presence of the Tehsildar, Ferrargunj and t

Port Blair

The President of Pradesh Congress Committee here, Mr Kuldeep Rai Sharma and other leaders of the party have deeply mourned the untimely demise of Mr Tarique Hayat Singh, son of Late Hayat Singh. He was 39.

Author: 
S. Sethuraman

Tamil Nadu is now in political turmoils, a fragile AIADMK Government of E. PalaniswamI scrambling a wafer-thin majority in a confidence vote on Feb.18, after an ugly display of violence against the Speaker, damage of Assembly equipment, and uproar by DMK members, all designed to suit the game plan of Leader of Opposition Mr. M.K. Stalin to stall proceedings.

Author: 
Subrata Majumder

Notwithstanding US President Donald Trump’ climb-down on One China policy, tension brews over the Sino- USA trade and investment. It is unlikely that Trump’s assurance to follow 40 years USA’s One China policy will soothe the relation and retrieve the normal trade relation. Though the White House statement viewed Trump’s direct telephonic call to President Xi Jinping very cordial and ensuring for a substantial dialogue between Washington and Beijing to re-rail the ties, normalization of trade tension is a far cry.

The initial reaction of the Chinese media to India’s launching of 104 satellites at one go on February 15, was to downplay the achievement. The Global Times, organ of the Chinese Communist Party, tried to pooh-pooh the whole thing, as if it were nothing to take serious note of. Within days, however, Beijing’s patronizing tone has completely changed.  Now it is one of concern that India was outdoing China in space research and space technology at an unbelievably low cost.

PM sees result as a "great start to 2017"
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Agencies

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday showcased an impressive performance by winning 82 Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) and majorly gaining in elections held for other municipal bodies such as Nagpur, Nashik, Amravati and Pune.

NEW DELHI

Tolerance for pluralism, compassion for all and love for the motherland are core civilisational values of India where hundreds of languages and all major religions live under one system, President Pranab Mukherjee said today.

Kolkata

Normal life in major parts of the city got disrupted at about 10 in the morning as the 750 MW Budge Budge power station of CESC tripped this morning.

Jalpaiguri

West Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh today said the party was looking into allegations of child trafficking against its Jalpaiguri women's wing leader Juhi Chowdhury and would take action if she is found guilty.

NEW DELHI

The Union government will investigate reports of an SBI ATM in South Delhi dispensing fake Rs 2,000 notes and will take all possible steps to control generation of counterfeit currency, a senior minister said today.

Amethi

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi today accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of resorting to the politics of hatred in face of SP-Congress combine challenges to the BJP in the ongoing UP assembly polls.

Amethi

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi today accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of resorting to the politics of hatred in face of SP-Congress combine challenges to the BJP in the ongoing UP assembly polls.

Dhaka

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will travel to India on an official visit in the first half of April, her close aide said today.

Kolkata

Taking a serious note of the raging controversy in the social media involving party MP Ritabrata Banerjee, the CPM today cautioned Banerjee and decided to come up with guidelines on the use of social media by party workers on issues relating to the party.

Kolkata

South Eastern Railway, all along does play a vital role in revenue generation of Indian Railways. This Railway, is called as the ‘Blue Chip’ of Indian Railways satisfying the customers’ desires in terms of freight and passenger carrying.

Kolkata

Jain Farm Fresh Foods Ltd., a subsidiary of Jain Irrigation Systems Ltd. has introduced new variants of Strawberry and Jamun pulp in addition to its AamRus.

Kolkata

Ashok Kumar Pradhan has taken over as Executive Director of United Bank of India on 18th February 2017. Prior to assuming charge, he was the Chief General Manager of State Bank of Bikaner & Jaipur and was deputed to State Bank of Travancore.

Targets revenue of Rs. 600 crore
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EOI CORRESPONDENT

The Chennai based Sheenlac Paints company has recently entered into a JV with Jenson & Nicholson, which will enable both companies to leverage each other’s strength for growth and offer a complete range of paint solutions and products pan India. The new entity would be called Jenson & Nicholson Paints Pvt. Ltd.

Kolkata

MCCI organized an Interactive Session with Ma Zhanwu, Consul General for People’s Republic of China in Kolkata on ‘Keys to Growing India-China Commerce & Trade’ on Wednesday.

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