Date wise Archive

Kohima

The Nagaland Pradesh Youth Congress (NPYC) today demanded removal of state home minister Y Patton and immediate termination of the consultancy services of MKR Pillai from police modernisation project in the State.

Agartala

Tripura TMC leader Sudip Roy Burman today said the party's state unit will request its chief Mamata Banerjee to reconsider her decision to vote for Meira Kumar in the presidential election as CPM too is supporting her.

Shillong

The NDA's presidential nominee Ram Nath Kovind and his rival Meira Kumar will visit the Meghalaya capital this week to drum up support for their candidature.

Kolkata

Ulta Rath was celebrated with fervour on Monday by the devotees of ISKCON Mayapur.

Kolkata

Study tour of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Railways headed by Ram Tahal Choudhary, MP and chairman alongwith other Members of Parliament Rajiv Sawat, Balabhadra Majhi, Lakhanlal Sahu and Ranvijay Singh Judev, had a high level meeting with the general manage

Report by: 
Roopa Lall

An 18 year old resident of Prothrapur MES quarter committed suicide on Tuesday. According to sources, J Shiva Kumar, son of  late Jai Pal, was under depression over a failed love affairs and took the extreme step by hanging himself in his residence. The police have  registered a case of unnatural death.

Port Blair

The Kamaraj English Medium School (Sr. Secondary), Brookshabad is celebrating its Silver Jubilee from Tuesday. The Chief Secretary, Andaman and Nicobar Administration, Mr Anindo Majumdar inaugurated the year long programme today as the chief guest.

Port Blair

The Adhyaksh, Zilla Parishad, South Andaman, Mr Jaydeep Dey, inaugurated the newly constructed CC road from main road to Kannai Dhali house at Brindaban-II on Tuesday in the presence of Smt Shashi Kaushal, Chief Executive Officer of Zilla Parishad, South Andaman, Mr A

Port Blair

A 17 year old girl from Diglipur was referred to GB Pant Hospital with the complaints of swelling of abdomen for the last few  months. She was not able to attend her studies due to her illness.

Port Blair

The Police Training School, Prothrapur has organized a seminar/course on “De-Addiction” for in-service Police & IRBn personnel recently in connection with the International Day against drug abuse and  illicit trafficking under the overall supervision of Principal,

Port Blair

On June 30 at 2.45 pm Inpr P.K. Abdul Arif, SHO PS Rangat along with Police Party consisting of SI Parvash, PC/449 Jaydev Halder and PC/2337 Y.

Port Blair

On June 28 FIR No. 60/17 u/s 454/380 IPC was lodged at PS Chatham regarding burglary of  jewellery and cash at Haddo village, Port Blair. On July1, information was received at Police Control Room about movement of a suspect at Chidiyatapu village.

Port Blair

The Department of Environment and Forests is celebrating the 68th Van Mahotsav during the entire month of July.

Port Blair

The Ambassador of Swatch Bharat Mission, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Padmashree Naresh Chander Lal visited Secondary School, Dairy Farm on Tuesday and held interactions with students and teachers on the issues of sanitation, ill-effects of tobacco and alcohol.

Port Blair

All the eligible candidates who have applied through Common College Admission Portal (CCAP) for admission in various courses at Andaman College (ANCOL), Port Blair been informed to follow the following schedule:
Sl. No. Activities Important Dates

Port Blair

Likewise previous years, the founder of Sudhangshubala foundation Trust, West Bengal, Mr Bhabesh Majumder has decided to bear full financial responsibilities of  12 poor but meritorious students of these islands who become eligible to get admission in any government m

Port Blair

The Central Island Agricultural Research Institute has forecast cloudy weather with moderate to heavy rainfall is likely to occur in the next five days.

Port Blair

The INCOIS Observatory, Hyderabad has forecast high waves in the range of 3.0 - 3.3 meters between 5.30 pm on  today to 11.30 pm of  July 6 along the west coast of Andaman Islands between Ten Degree Channel and Coco Channel.

Port Blair

The All India Radio here will broadcast ‘Hello Doctor’ on July 8. The topic of discussion will be ‘Heart attack – Symptoms and Remedies’. Listeners can participate in the LIVE programme by calling over phone numbers 232336 or 232558 in between 7.20 am to 7.55 am. Dr.

Port Blair

The Nature Cure & Yoga Centre has launched its New Dhunseri Ladies Treatment Centre and Royal Residential Suites on Sunday at Joka in Kolkata. The centre and suites were inaugurated by Mrs Preeti Goenka while Mrs Madhu Neotia was the guest of honour.

Author: 
L.S. Herdenia

There is no respite for Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister. Even as he was trying to sort out the problem created by the unexpected flood of onions into the procurement centres set up by the government, a series of suicides by farmers in the state has become a matter of serious concern.
More than 30 farmers have committed suicide in June and a majority of these came after June 10, the day on which farmers' agitation was suspended. The suicides have washed away the tall claims of the state government that farming has become profitable in MP. 

Author: 
Barun Das Gupta

It is the same old story. Media reports Chinese incursion across Indian border; some videos are shown. The Indian army denies any incursion took place. As on previous occasions, China ‘warns’ India to withdraw its troops from the territory which the Chinese claim is theirs. New Delhi plays it cool.  Even the exact date and time of the face-off are not given. It all creates a feeling of déjà vu. It happened so many times during the UPA regime; it is now happening during the NDA rule.

A day after civil society came out on the streets across India to register its protest against lynching and targeting the minorities and dalits, the Prime Minister gave an impassionate speech at Mahatma Gandhdi’s Sabarmati Ashram in Ahmedabad, condemning lynching and warning gau rakshaks that nobody would be allowed to take the law in their own hands in the name of cow protection. He had made such speeches earlier also but these had had no effect on the cow vigilantes.

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