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Mamata congratulates ex-Guv of Bengal
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Former West Bengal Governor Gopalkrishna Gandhi is the Opposition's pick for the post of vice president, sources said today.

NEW DELHI

Gopalkrishna Gandhi, the Opposition's pick for Vice-President, today said he applauded the "unity and conviction" with which the 18 parties asked him to be their candidate.

Head of every Kashmiri hangs in shame over attack, says CM Centre, J&K govt announce compensation
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Strongly condemning the attack on Amarnath yatris, President Pranab Mukhejree today asked the Jammu and Kashmir government and other agencies concerned to ensure that the guilty were brought to justice.

Oppn asks govt to introspect security failure
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Union home minister Rajnath Singh today reviewed the security situation in Jammu and Kashmir and ordered enhanced security for Amarnath pilgrimage in the wake of the killing of seven devotees in a terror strike.

NEW DELHI

The Supreme Court today ordered a nationwide stay on Union government’s new rules that had banned the trade of cattle for slaughter.

DARJEELING

The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha today announced its decision to sit on fast unto death from July 15 in support of Gorkhaland. The decision was taken today after a meeting of hill parties.

Singapore/Washington

India and China should approach each other with "strategic maturity", foreign secretary S Jaishankar said today while expressing confidence that the two countries will be able to handle the Sikkim standoff as they have dealt with such border differences in the past.

Kolkata

Several teaching, non-teaching and student bodies of Jadavpur University today took out a procession calling for foiling any bid to create communal disturbances in West Bengal.

‘Tax reform for the honest, to bring uniformity in prices of commodities’
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NITISH KUMAR TIWARI

The Member of Parliament, Mr Bishnu Pada Ray, lashed out on some influential people of these islands accusing them of misleading traders on GST legislation on Tuesday. Without naming anyone, Mr Ray claimed that some persons with vested interests are trying to impede the implementation of India’s biggest tax reform by running a disinformation campaign.

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ROOPA LALL

To commemorate its 30 years of glorious service to the Nation, 15 Assam Regiment has organized a series of events to celebrate the occasion. The unit undertook garbage disposal and beach cleaning drive from July 9 at Birchgunj Military Station which saw enthusiastic participation of around 500 personnel including their family members and children.

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BALRAM SINGH

A 21-year-old resident of Kamal Basti here committed suicide last Sunday. According to reports, the deceased, Ram Prakash, was under depression and took the extreme step by hanging himself in his residence at around 2.30 pm. The police have registered a case of unnatural death.

Port Blair

The Adhyaksh, Zilla Parishad, South Andaman, has expressed gratitude to the Lt. Governor, A&N Islands and Chief Secretary, A&N Administration for installation and commissioning of Ultra Sound equipment at Community Health Centre, Bambooflat.

Port Blair

Like every years, members of Shri Krishna Foundation here offered cash amount to five needy students to support their education.

Port Blair

The “78th Meeting of Central Sub-Committee on Crop Standards, Notification and Release of Varieties for Agricultural Crops” was organised at ICAR-CIARI, Port Blair on 9th July, 2017. The meeting was chaired by Dr. J. S.

Port Blair

Rubina Siddiqui, Member A&N UTCPCR, has been felicitated by SNDT women's University, the first women's university in India as well as South East Asia which has completed a glorious 101 successful years of educating  girls who have turned out into empowered women o

Port Blair

All the SKO dealers, kerosene oil beneficiaries and FPS Owners of Andaman and Nicobar Islands have been informed that on implementation of the Goods & Services Tax (GST) Act, 2017 w.e.f  July 1, 5% GST is applicable on PDS kerosene oil.

Port Blair

A police team of PS Hut Bay headed by SI.Benedict, I/c PS Hut Bay recovered 800 Tins of Baghban Tobacco of 45 grams each in total 36 kg at 7 Km Netaji Nagar, Hut Bay from the possession of two persons namely R. Alaphonse S/o Shri, R.

Port Blair

The National Memorial Cellular Jail shall remain closed on Mondays with effect from  July 17  onwards. This is for the advance information of tourists and tour operators.

Port Blair

A meeting of the Executive Committee of the JNRM Alumni Association was held at JNRM in presence of  Dr N. Francis Xavier, Principal, JNRM, who is also the Patron of the Alumni Association.

Port Blair

The Yoga unit of AYUSH Hospital conducts free regular yoga classes daily (except Sundays & Public Holidays) for students and general public between 5 am and 6:30 am in the auditorium of Govt. Girls Senior Secondary School.

Port Blair

The Central Island Agricultural Research Institute has released the agromet bulletin for farmers for the period from July 12-16, 2017. In the bulletin, CIARI forecast cloudy weather with moderate rainfall in the next five days.

Port Blair

The Executive Engineer (PRIs), Gram Panchayat and Panchayat Samiti, South Andaman, Mr Jaganath Sen accompanied with Assistant Engineer (PRIs), Junior Engineer and Pradhan, Mr O. Bashir visited Mannarghat Gram Panchayat on Tuesday.

Port Blair

The INCOIS Observatory, Hyderabad, has forecast high waves in the range of 3.0 - 3.1 meters has forecast between 5.30 pm on July 11 to 11.30 pm of July  13 along the west coast of Andaman Islands between Ten Degree Channel and Coco Channel.

Kolkata

A GST Outreach Programme for oil industry stakeholders was held in Kolkata and was hosted by IndianOil Corporation Limited.

Kolkata

With the demand of aluminium expected to rise further, Odisha is setting up first of its kind Aluminium Park in Angul.

KOLKATA/MUMBAI

Essar Steel India Limited (EStIL) has achieved a rate of 83% of capacity and recorded a significant 29% quarter-on-quarter growth in flat steel production in the first quarter of the current fiscal.

Kolkata

Goods and Services Tax (GST) has been implemented in India with effect from 1st July 2017.  Implementation of GST on Railways has so far been smooth and transparent.  5% GST rates on Goods and Service for transportation of Goods by rail has been imposed in place of 4.

Haldia

An interactive trade meet was organized by Haldia Dock Complex recently to showcase the various promotional measures and facilities offered by the Port for movement of Nepal bound cargo. G.

Beijing

India is becoming more attractive to foreign firms but its path of reforms, including the implementation of the GST, will not be easy, an article in a state-run Chinese daily said on Tuesday.

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