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Centre’s intervention sought over army removal
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With a 110-metre long national flag, Gorkhaland supporters today marched in the national capital to reinforce their demand for a separate state and the immediate imposition of President's Rule in West Bengal.

DARJEELING

The violence erupted again in Darjeeling today on the 25th day of pro-Gorkhaland stir, with agitators setting aflame a police camp, injuring four police personnel and attacking a BDO office at Pokribong.

Gangtok

Sikkim Chief Minister Pawan Chamling today demanded urgent intervention of the Centre for early settlement of the Gorkhaland issue to safeguard the interest of Sikkim.

NEW DELHI

Concerned over the grim flood condition in Assam, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today spoke to Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and took stock of the prevailing situation in the state besides assuring him of all central help.

NEW DELHI

The Indian Army is ready for a long haul in holding onto its position in the Dokalam area near the Bhutan tri-junction, notwithstanding China ratcheting up rhetoric against India demanding pulling back of its troops.

Kolkata

Life returned to normal in riot-hit Baduria town and adjacent areas of North 24 Parganas district today after communal violence broke out over a Facebook post early this week. "Everything is normal now in Baduria, Swarupnagar, Deganga and Basirhat.

NEW DELHI

Convocation addresses delivered by President Pranab Mukherjee will be compiled and published by the HRD ministry in a 'guru dakshina' to him, Union minister Prakash Javadekar said today.

NEW DELHI

India today hit out at Pakistan for glorifying militant commander Burhan Wani, saying Islamabad's terror support and sponsorship need to be condemned by 'one and all'.

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V SENTHIL KUMAR

Near Community Health Centre at Rangat in Middle Andaman, 10 shops stand out. The reason is not that the shops sell wares that are unique, but that all of them have their shutters down.

Annual General Meeting of ACCI held
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The 50th Annual General Meeting of Andaman Chamber of Commerce & Industry (ACCI) was held at the conference hall of Hotel TSG Emerald View, Phoenix Bay here today. The Lt Governor, A&N Islands, Prof. Jagdish Mukhi graced the occasion as the chief guest while the Member of Parliament, Mr Bishnu Pada Ray was the guest of honour.

Affectionate send-off for Haj pilgrims
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An affectionate send- off function for the Haj pilgrims for the year 2017 to Macca- Islam’s holiest city in Saudi Arabia from the A&N Islands was organized by Jamat-e-Ulama, A&N Islands at Dr BR Ambedkar auditorium here on Sunday. The Lt. Governor, A&N Islands, Prof. Jagdish Mukhi was the chief guest on the occasion.

Port Blair

The Indian Coast Guard conducted a beach clean-up drive at Wandoor Beach on Saturday under the Swachha Sagar Abhiyan. Many Coast Guard ships and establishments in Port Blair participate in beach clean up every Saturday as part of the cleanliness mission.

Port Blair

In the next episode of the programme 'Apne Panchayat Se', the Secretary (RD, PRI & ULB), Mr Udit Prakash Rai, will be LIVE on AIR on July 10. Developmental activities going on in Calicut Gram Panchayat and Sundargarh Gram Panchayat of Baratang will be discussed.

Port Blair

The written examination for existing panel of Casual Assignee's of All India Radio will be held on July 16.

Port Blair

On July 4 a credible information was received at PS Havelock that one lady was selling illicit ganja in her house.

Port Blair

The Indian Meteorological Department, Kolkata has forecast heavy rain (7-11cm) at isolated places over Andaman & Nicobar Islands in the next 24 hours.

Port Blair

The Lt. Governor, Prof. Jagdish Mukhi will hold public hearing at Raj Niwas from 11.30 am on July 11. Members of the public interested to place their issues and grievances before the Lt. Governor can appear in the public hearing on the above mentioned time and date.

Kolkata

Minister for Tourism, Govt.  of Goa, Manohar Ajgaonkar who was  Chief Guest at the concluding ceremony of India's  largest Travel and  Trade  Fair (TTF) in Kolkata  today said, "Goa Tourism is committed on ensuring safety and security of tourists, providing  cleanline

KOLKATA/KALWA

Siemens India inaugurated its showcase digitalized Low-voltage Switchgear factory at Kalwa recently. The globally-benchmarked factory is capable of producing more than 180 variants at the rate of one product every nine seconds.

Hamburg

Adopting a strong resolution to fight corruption, India and other G20 members have committed to make their public administrations more resilient against the menace, while ensuring that companies too are held liable in addition to individual perpetrators of this crime.

Hamburg

Warning against complacency in the current phase of global economic recovery, IMF chief Christine Lagarde has asked the members of G20 group, which includes India, to step up reforms by reducing trade barriers and subsidies to promote a level playing field.

Hamburg

Acknowledging steps being taken by India for sustainable and inclusive growth as well as support to global economy, the G20 has praised the initiatives in the country for promoting ease of doing business, startup funding and labour reforms.

Chennai

Union minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday said there was "massive support" for the "very very simple" Goods and Services Tax (GST) and assured that any doubts on the new taxation regime could be addressed.

NEW DELHI

Biotechnology major Biocon Sunday said that while it has received GMP approval for its biologics drug substance facilities from French Regulator ANSM, its drug product unit will need to be re-inspected.

Mumbai

Would you prefer flipping through the pages of a cook book to try making 'gajar ka halwa' and 'butter chicken' or watch its video online ?

Bhubaneswar

A state-of-the-art Aluminium Park, aiming at creating 15,000 job opportunities, will soon come up at Angul in Odisha.

NEW DELHI

The fate of the priceless artwork collection of Air India, acquired over the past 60 years, will be decided by a group of ministers which is looking into the proposal for the air carrier's disinvestment, official sources said.

Mumbai

Global healthcare company GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceuticals Ltd is investing Rs 1,000 crore in a new state-of-the-art pharmaceutical unit in Karnataka and is looking at enhancing its global pipeline in areas like respiratory drugs and vaccines in India.

NEW DELHI

HarperCollins India has come out special editions of 25 of its popular books to celebrate its 25th anniversary of publishing.

Kathmandu

The State Bank of India has launched a digital village initiative in Nepal by installing a cash recycling centre.
The digital village initiative has been launched in Jarisingpouwa in Shankarapur Rural Municipality, 25 km east from Kathmandu.

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