Date wise Archive

Port Blair

The management of  Vivekananda Kendra Vidyalaya, Rangat organized a three-day personality development camp for the students of class 6th and 7th from April 1 to give future leaders a positive direction and to inculcate patriotism, cultural value, self-discipline.

Port Blair

The Pradhan, Mr O Bashir and the villagers of Gram Panchayat, Mannarghat have expressed gratitude to the Lt.

Port Blair

Sree Ram Navami be celebrated at Chinmaya Mission here on April 5 from 9.30 am to 12 pm. The programme will start with the chanting of Sundarkand followed by puja and archana. At 12 noon, arati will be performed followed by prasad distribution.

Port Blair

The Vivekananda Kendra Vidyalaya, Port Blair is holding a four-day camp for its students in the school premises. On Monday, Professor K.Venkatesan, HOD, Home Science, JNRM interacted with the students on the life and message of former president Dr APJ Abdul Kalam.

Port Blair

Chinmaya Mission, an international spiritual service organization, has opened its new centre at Diglipur North Andaman.

Port Blair

The A&N Administration invites applications from the eligible/qualified candidates for the post of Principal In-Charge of ANCOL till such time the post is filled on regular basis.

Port Blair

A consultation on “Providing Elementary Education to Children of Minority Community” was held in Caduppah district of Andhra Pradesh, which was attended by the A&N UTCPCR member Mrs Rubina Siddiqui as a knowledge expert resource person.

JNU ranks second in varsities’ category
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The Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore, the first Indian institution to make it to the top 10 in a global ranking, has been ranked at the top in the annual national rankings released by the HRD ministry.

Lucknow

Key issues in the BJP's poll manifesto, especially farm loan waiver, electricity in rural areas and an ordinance on slaughterhouses, are likely to be taken up during the Yogi Adityanath-led Uttar Pradesh government's first cabinet meeting here tomorrow.

Noida

Uttar Pradesh Police has initiated steps to deport the Kenyan woman who had faked a racial attack on her by a group of locals in Greater Noida as her visa had expired. "Maria Burendi's student visa had expired a long time back.

Mumbai

A cargo ship with 11 Indian crew members on board has been hijacked by pirates off the Somalian coast, officials from the Directorate General of Shipping said today. "It is not a big ship but a dhow.

Patna

Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar today stressed on a grand alliance of opposition parties at the national level to stop the surge of the BJP and urged the Congress and Left parties to take initiative for this.

NEW DELHI

Over 120 Lok Sabha constituencies, where the BJP had lost in the last polls but sees as winnable in the next, will be at the centre of its eight-day drive between April 6 and 14 with a host of senior party leaders scheduled to visit these areas.

NEW DELHI

The Centre today told the Supreme Court that it would place before it the recommendations of a committee, constituted for chalking out a mechanism to stop cattle smuggling across the India-Bangladesh border.

NEW DELHI

Gujarat government was today allowed by the Supreme Court to accept the offer of P P Pandey, a 1980 batch Gujarat-cadre IPS officer who is on extension till April 30, to relinquish the posts of Director General (DGP) and Inspector General of police (IGP) forthwith.

NEW DELHI

A special court would later this week consider the charge sheet filed by the CBI against Himachal Pradesh chief minister Virbhadra Singh, his wife and others for allegedly amassing assets worth around Rs 10 crore disproportionate to their known sources of income.

Six CRPF personnel, civilian injured in militant attack
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Pakistan today violated the ceasefire by resorting to firing and mortar shelling on forward posts along the Line of Control in Poonch and Rajouri districts of Jammu and Kashmir. "Pakistan Army initiated indiscriminate firing of small arms, automatic and mortar shells at 0930 hours today on Indian Army posts along the LoC in Poonch sector," a Defence Spokesman said.

NEW DELHI

The Supreme Court today held the Orissa Olympic Association (OOA) guilty of encroaching government land to raise constructions near the Barabati Stadium in Cuttack and ordered the district administration to take possession of the property.

Patna

Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar today welcomed the Supreme Court's order banning the sale of liquor along national highways and efforts in different states in support of prohibition.

Bhubaneswar

Odisha is likely to incur a loss of revenue to the tune of Rs 1200 crore per annum as 1167 liquor shops in the state closed down following the Supreme order banning liquor sale along highways.

Kolkata

A joint cycling expedition by 30 personnel of Indian and Bangladesh Armies to commemorate the 47th Independence Day of Bangladesh was flagged in by Lieutenant General Praveen Bakshi, General Officer Commanding in Chief, Eastern Command at Fort William, Kolkata today.

Kolkata

The BSF has seized 200 fake currency notes of Rs 2,000 denomination in two separate cases near the Indo-Bangladesh International Border (IB) in West Bengal.

Kolkata

A woman has lodged a police complaint that she was assaulted and molested by a group of drunk men in a pub in the city's posh Park Street area.

Bhubaneswar

Ending rumours about writer Gita Mehta being sent to Rajya Sabha by BJD from Odisha, her brother chief minister Naveen Patnaik today said she is not interested in politics.

Guwahati

Union ministry of tourism has sanctioned Rs 98.35 crore for a Heritage Circuit in Assam under the Swadesh Darshan scheme.

Patna

The JDU today suspended Suryadeo Singh from the primary membership of the party for his alleged involvement in a firing incident in which a girl was killed and four others injured in Rohtas district.

Imphal

Several houses were destroyed by a storm here while hundreds of others remain submerged in flood waters across Manipur, officials said today.

Chittaranjan

Kasturba Gandhi Hospital of Chittaranjan Locomotive Works (CLW) has  organised an   Intensive  Pulse  Polio Programme on April 2, as per National Polio Programme.

Kolkata

Train services were disrupted in different sections of Sealdah South Section including Sealdah-Diamond Harbour Section, Sealdah-Lakshmikantpur Section, Sealdah-Canning Section, Sealdah-Sonarpur Section and Sealdah-Baruipur Section today for nearly an hour as a group o

Dubai

A huge fire at a 60-storey tower near the Burj Khalifa today sent a thick black smoke billowing over central Dubai that enveloped the world's tallest building, the latest in a series of worrying blazes to hit the desert city.

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