A training on “Financial Literacy, Digital and Cashless Transaction” for the students of Government Senior Secondary School, Oralkatcha, Middle Andaman was organized by the Sundergarh Gram Panchayat in coordination with the Department of Home Science, JNRM. The train
ICAR-CIARI participated in Krishi Unnati Mela-2017, by putting up a stall showcasing the R & D activities and display of inputs recently. The event was inaugurated by Mr Radha Mohan Singh, Union Minister of Agriculture & Farmers’ Welfare.
The president, Pradesh Congress Committee, A & N Islands, Mr Kuldeep Rai Sharma and other leaders of the party have deeply mourned the demise of Mr Nisar Ali, son of late Mubarak Ali, resident of South Point. He was 75.
The president, Pradesh Congress Committee, Mr Kuldeep Rai Sharma has invited the attention of the Director of Shipping Service towards to the problems being faced by the general public of Campbell Bay due to non-berthing mainland bound passenger ships at Campbe
The Secretary (Prohibition), Smt Rashmi Singh, will be the guest in the 26th episode of LIVE phone-in programme of All India Radio entitled “GOOD MORNING PORT BLAIR’ scheduled to be broadcast on March 27.
A Farmers Meet under the Coconut Development Board Scheme, was conducted by the Department of Agriculture, Diglipur in association with the High Value Agriculture Development Agency (HVADA) on Wednesday in the Conference Hall of GPOA Building, Diglipur.
‘Desh mein Modi, Pradesh mein Yogi’ is the new slogan heard in the most populous state of Uttar Pradesh after the Gorakhnath Mutt head Yogi Adityanath took over as chief minister of UP on Sunday. The choice of Yogi shows that the BJP interprets the UP victory as a vote for Hindutva although the official text was development.
Usually there is an annual Exim Policy after the general budget to align the export sops taking into the view the new taxes. But with the Goods and Services Tax rollout now more or less certain from July 1, 2017, it is quite possible that the Exim policy is deferred to take note of the implication of game-changing tax reform GST on exports before coming out with the annual foreign trade policy. Already a committee constituted by Director General of Foreign Trade is working to align rates with GST.
A report published by the United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network has ranked India 122nd among 155 countries in the World Happiness Index (WHI) for 2017. Last year India ranked 118th. In one year India has slipped by four percentage points. The ranking is based on six parameters—income, life expectancy, someone to depend on in difficult times, generosity, freedom and trust. What is more galling, all the immediate neighbours of India – Bangladesh, Bhutan, Nepal, Sri Lanka and Pakistan – rank above India in WHI.
Governor Keshrinath Tripathy was quite reluctant to sign the West Bengal Clinical Establishment (Registration, Regulation and Transparency) Bill, 2017 and he sent it back to the government twice. It was after the vigorous persuasion of minister for education and parliamentary affairs Partha Chatterjee that the Governor finally agreed to sign the Bill.
Calcutta High Court judge Justice C S Karnan will observe hunger strikes in Delhi and three other cities demanding restoration of his administrative and judicial work and withdrawal of the suo motu contempt proceedings against him.
Leader of the Opposition in West Bengal Abdul Mannan today said that the state government must reveal how much public money had been spent by the state to fight cases to defend the "corrupt ministers".
A shooting incident was reported today outside the British Parliament that resulted in some injuries, a media report said. Shots were reported to have been fired close to the Houses of Parliament, the BBC reported.