Date wise Archive

NEW DELHI

Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi has urged the government to junk a rule which bars him from giving legal advice to various ministries without involving the Law Ministry, saying it delays decision-making on important matters.

NEW DELHI

Questioning claims of corporate hospitals that imported stents are better, a group of doctors today alleged these hospitals have formed a "grand alliance" to subvert the Centre's recent decision to cap prices of lifesaving stents.

Kolkata

An elderly man today died inside a police station here while he was being questioned in connection with his alleged involvement in molesting a woman.

Mumbai

Three days after the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) polls threw up a fractured result, the political impasse continued today with neither Shiv Sena nor BJP taking any overt step to cobble up a ruling combine.

NEW DELHI

Digital payment can check black money and play a key role in fighting graft, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday as he asked the youth to become an "anti-corruption cadre" as part of the "cleanliness" drive.

NEW DELHI

A minor girl's unequivocal desire to be with her father and not go to the United Kingdom with her mother weighed on the Supreme Court which granted the custody of the child to the man.

NEW DELHI

India needs more scientists to harness technology for the benefit of the common man, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said today while hailing the scientific community for the record launch of 104 satellites and the successful test-firing of a new missile.

ICDS objectives thrown to winds in North Andaman
Report by: 
KURMA RAO

An Anganwadi Centre at Tugapur, No. 8 in North Andaman stands testimony to the official apathy towards the effective implementation of the Integrated Child Development Scheme (ICDS) in the North Andaman district. Seeing the dilapidated state of Anganwadi, one would not imagine even in the distant dreams to send children here.

Report by: 
TABASSUM

Robbery at Power Office

Port Blair

At around 8.50 am on Saturday, a message received from the Vessel MT Afra Hawthorn requesting for immediate medical evacuation of an Indian patient who was suffering from acute abdominal pain and associated disorders.

Port Blair

A meeting of all adventure sports stakeholders was held at Hotel N.K.

Port Blair

The Centre of Indian Trade Unions, Andaman and Nicobar State Committee deeply mourned the demise of  Mohro Soreng, former vice president of the CITU A & N Committee at Diglipur recently.   He was 75 years.   He was in the forefront of all the agitations conducted

Port Blair

A delegation of the Non-Gazetted Govt.

The Maharashtra civic body’s election results give a clear message. India’s Grand Old Party, the Indian National Congress, is steadily declining. It is being more and more marginalized in the politics of the country. And the Left has been all but liquidated. It is the Right-wing parties like the BJP and the Shiv Sena (SS) that are coming up. In Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation, the BJP and SS fought each other fiercely and finished neck and neck. Thane went to the SS while Sharad Pawar of the Nationalist Congress Party lost his stronghold Pune to the BJP.

Author: 
P. Sreekumaran

The abduction and alleged rape of a prominent Malayalam film actress by a criminal gang in Kochi and the police failure to nab the prime accused has pushed the LDF Government, already on the mat in a case relating to the death of a BTech student, further on the defensive.

Author: 
S. Sethuraman

Time for the Modi Government to rise above mythical assumptions and go on hard slog to restore growth and stability to the 2-trillion dollar economy. Judging from a brutal, if benignly worded, assessment from IMF on the state of post-demonetisation economy, India needs to get its act together on a wide front- fiscal, structural, inflationary and external – as risks abound.

The Maharashtra civic body’s election results give a clear message. India’s Grand Old Party, the Indian National Congress, is steadily declining. It is being more and more marginalized in the politics of the country. And the Left has been all but liquidated. It is the Right-wing parties like the BJP and the Shiv Sena (SS) that are coming up. In Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation, the BJP and SS fought each other fiercely and finished neck and neck. Thane went to the SS while Sharad Pawar of the Nationalist Congress Party lost his stronghold Pune to the BJP.