The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) celebrated its 48th Raising Day in a grand colourful ceremonial manner at Haddo Wharf here on Friday. The Chief Secretary, A & N Administration, Mr Anindo Majumdar was the chief guest, while the Chief Port Administrator, Dr RD Tripathi graced the occasion as the guest of honor.
The Lt Governor A&N Islands, Prof. Jagdish Mukhi led the Islanders in paying rich tributes to the heroes of First War of Independence on Friday. This day (Mar 10) commemorates the arrival of the First Batch of Freedom Fighters of 1857 to these Islands.
In a gruesome incident, a juvenile raped a 9 year old at Dollygunj, near Durga Mandir, here. The accused took advantage of the situation and forcefully entered the house of the victim, when her parents, both private workers were out for work on Thursday. Sources say that the accused threatened to murder the victim if she reported the incident to anyone.
The 160th Andaman Day was celebrated by the Local Born Association with a befitting progamme held in the Netaji Hall premises here this evening. The Chief Secretary, Mr Anindo Majumdar was the chief guest of the function. The Chairperson, PBMC, Mr B Eswar Rao and Padma Shree awardee Mr Naresh Chandra Lal were also present on the occasion.
In a recent media news that Aadhaar card is made mandatory to register a patient to the G B Pant Hospital is not correct. Patients are requested to add their Aadhaar and phone number to the Hospital record to avoid duplicate medical identities.
Recently it came to notice that one person namely D. Ravi Kumar was impersonating as D. Raj Kumar and working as Daily Rated Mazdoor (DRM) in PBMC. Initially one D. Raj Kumar was engaged as DRM but subsequently he was replaced by D. Ravi Kumar. The originally appointed person D. Ravi Kumar has said to be already expired yet the D.
Andaman Sunni Muslim Jama’eth (ASMJ) - a socio-religious organization running various religious and social institutions in the Andaman Islands is celebrating the Golden Jubilee of Raulathul Uloom Arabic College (RUAC), Wimberlygunj on 11th, 12th and 13th March, 2017.
The Coast Guard District Headquarters No. 14 conducted a Community Interaction Program at Corbyn’s Cove to develop social connect with the coastal community and to sensitize the fishermen folk on Friday.
The Institution of Engineers (India) (IEI), Andaman & Nicobar State Centre (ANSC) organised a Technical Lecture on “Advanced Equipment for Testing Soil, Cement, Concrete & Bitumen” on Friday. Er. S. Soundarapandian, Dy.
The Central Island Agricultural Research Institute has released the agromet bulletin for farmers for the period from March 11-15, 2017. In the bulletin, CIARI forecast partly cloudy weather in the next five days.
The Deloitte survey, Global Manufacturing Competitiveness Index (GMCI), 2016, forecasted India to outbid China in low cost manufacturing competitiveness in the next five years. According to the survey, while China will lose the powerhouse of low cost manufacturing competitiveness, the Mighty Five – the five Asia Pacific nations, Malaysia, India, Thailand, Indonesia and Vietnam – will emerge the choice for low cost manufacturing in place of China. India will be the frontrunner with four countries chasing behind, the survey said.
Seventy years ago, India and Russia established diplomatic relations. Soviet Union helped India in many ways to become more self-reliant and was a true partner of India. But in recent years India started distancing itself from Russia though Vladimir Putin continued to show his friendly attitude.
The Kangaroos seem determined to prove that they are worse than the Pakistanis on the cricket field. They suffer from the illusion that God has sent them to Earth to rule the cricket world. ‘Sportsman spirit’ is the phrase that finds no place in their cricket lexicon. What the Aussie captain Steve Smith did at the Chinnaswamy Stadium at Bengaluru on Tuesday after being declared leg before wicket by the umpire can be stated in one eight-letter word – Cheating.