Date wise Archive

Port Blair

It is to bring to the notice of owners/agents of Sports Fishing vessels registered with the Fisheries Department that issuance of online permit for undertaking Sport Fishing activity with foreign nationals  shall be closed from April 30 until  further orders.

Port Blair

The BSF South Bengal Frontier, Kolkata will organize OORJA-CAPFS Youth U-19 Football Talent Hunt Tournament 2017 for under-19 years Boys and Girls at Netaji Stadium here from May 1.

Port Blair

Due to administrative reasons, the scheduled departure time of the vessel MV Nancowry for Vizag on April 28 and back to Port Blair on May 2 from Vizag has been revised. The vessel will now sail for Vizag on April 28 (voyage No.

Port Blair

The Director of Fisheries, Mr J. Chandrasekhar along with Mr Salam, Assistant Director (Fisheries) accompanied with Mr O.

Port Blair

The musical organization of A&N Islands, BRW Music Wing, performed for the participants of the XXth State School Games and 5th State Level Competition for Children with Special Needs, at Netaji Stadium recently. The DDE (Admn.), SS.Rawat and DD. (Planning), Dr.

Port Blair

The finals of the volleyball tournament organized by Swaraj-Shaheed Sangh, Beodnabad was held on Sunday at Subhash Ground, Beadnabad. Smt. Indira Devi, Principal, Govt. Sr.

Port Blair

To enhance the capacity towards disaster preparedness among the community and stakeholders of North Andaman, a Mock Exercise has been planned to be conducted on April 25 at Mayabunder on earthquake and tsunami.

Port Blair

MI2 beat Dukes in the finals of the knock-out cricket tournament organized by Youth of Junglighat (YoJ) last Saturday. Altogether, 32 teams participated in the tournament.

Port Blair

A special Gram Sabha meeting of Bamboflat-II Gram panchayat was held on Monday to celebrate National Panchayta Raj Day. Officials from line departments, Mr A.P. Hussainar Pradhan of Gram Panchayat Bambooflat-II, PRI members and villagers were present for the meeting.

Port Blair

The Department of Science & Technology (DST) observed Earth Day on April 22. Through its Science Popularization programme, the agency generated awareness on the significance of ecology and environment to safeguard our planet.


Upping the ante against the Mamata Banerjee government, the BJP today accused it of preventing Hindus from observing their religious festivals like Ram Navami and pursuing "politics of minority appeasement".


A BJP MLA today alleged that two ruling Biju Janata Dal leaders are involved in hiding the grandson of a freedom fighter, who is missing for more than a week after attending a programme of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, but the BJD rejected the allegations.


The central government is committed to grant ST status to six communities in Assam and it is working in this direction, Union minister Kiren Rijiju said today.


Fake currency with a face value of Rs one lakh in Rs 2000 denomination notes was seized by BSF personnel from the Indo-Bangladesh international border in south Salmara district of Assam.


Odisha government will start distribution of Long Lasting Insecticidal Nets (LLIN) in three tribal dominated malaria prone districts on the occasion of the World Malaria Day tomorrow, official sources said today.


Senior Bihar BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi today trashed RJD's allegations and asked it to come up with documentary evidence against him to substantiate the charges.


Incessant pre-monsoon rain over the past few days has triggered landslides and flood-like situation in many parts of Arunachal Pradesh throwing normal life out of gear.


At least 66 buildings, including a church, have been abandoned and eight buildings dismantled in the Hunthar locality of Aizawl after the area started sinking since last year, state Disaster Management and Rehabilitation department officials today said.

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Romen Dutta

Kailash Satyarthi, Nobel Peace Laureate in his address on ‘Bachpan Surakshit, Bharat Surakshit’ during an interactive session organised by the Merchants Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MCCI) said there should be more laws prioritizing children and higher budget allocation for them”, while deliberating on the issue of safe childhood.


Railway Protection Force (RPF) of Eastern Railway recovered 10 country made pistols and arrested one trafficker in connection with this incident. ER/RPF has also apprehended three miscreants involved in snatching of mobile phones from the passengers.