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Irani asks Cong to come clean on issue
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The Central Bureau of Investigation today said it would look into the "facts and circumstances" of the Bofors scam mentioned by private detective Michael Hershmam, who alleged that the Rajiv Gandhi-led Congress government had sabotaged his investigation.

NEW DELHI

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said silos are a "big bottleneck" in the functioning of the union government and asked bureaucrats to adopt innovative ways to break these to speed up various processes of governance.

Beijing

President Xi Jinping today assured China's jittery neighbours that Beijing is ready to resolve its disputes through dialogue but not at the expense of its strategic interests, as he opened a key meeting of the ruling Communist party elite that will boost his grip on p

NEW DELHI

The Election Commission has decided that the number of voters per polling station should not exceed 1,400 as the paper roll attached to the papertrail machine cannot print more than 1,500 slips and attaching a new roll when polling is on is a cumbersome process.

Lucknow

The Taj Mahal, which has been in the crosshairs of controversy, has finally found a place of pride in the 2018 calender brought out by the Uttar Pradesh government.

Kolkata

Moderate to heavy rain in the city and other parts of Gangetic West Bengal is likely to dampen the festive spirit on Diwali, which coincides with Kali Puja in the state.

Ayodhya

Ram Rajya means no poverty, grief or discrimination, Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath said today as he asked critics not to see political designs behind his government's efforts to develop this temple town.

Port Blair

My best wishes to the Islanders on the holy occasion of Deepawali.  May the festival of lights be the harbinger of joy and prosperity. May the holy occasion of Diwali be celebrated with the spirit of mirth and love.

Port Blair

On this beautiful occasion of Deepavali, the Chairperson of Municipal Council has wished the citizens of Port Blair a very happy Deepavali.  Deepavali, symbolising the victory of the righteous and thus inspiring a person to be a righteous, is one the most auspicious f

Port Blair

On the festive occasion of Diwali , the festival of lights,  the PCC president Shri  Kuldeep Rai Sharma and all leaders  of Congress party have extended their warm greetings and good wishes to the islanders.

Port Blair

Mr. Vishal Jolly, state president BJP, A&N Islands has expressed his warm greetings on the auspicious occasion of  Deepavali .

Port Blair

Mr. K. Venkat, president and all senior leaders of Jan Kranti Party, A& N Islands wished all residents of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands a very happy and prosperous Diwali with god’s blessings.

Port Blair

The Defence Minister,   Smt Nirmala Sitharaman, arrived on a two-day visit to the Andaman and Nicobar Command on Wednesday.

Port Blair

To ensure safety during the Diwali festival  and to bust illegal sale and storage of firecrackers , Andaman and Nicobar Fire Services and Police conducted a series of raids in the city on Wednesday.

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M SURESH KUMAR

Hopes of brisk business of chicken and mutton stall owners of Dairyfarm shattered this festive season over alleged demand of bribe by cops for transport of the livestock.

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M SURESH KUMAR

Negligent driving during rush hour traffic injured a 50 year old motorist on Tuesday. The accident occurred at Junglighat near a prominent coaching centre when a youth driving a Scooty hit another motorist coming from the opposite direction. The injured was rushed to GB Pant Hospital by the PCR vehicle.

Port Blair

The Department of Art and Culture, A&N Administration in consultation with the Humfreygunj Martyr’s Memorial Committee has set up a museum in the building constructed under MPLAD Fund in the premises of Humfreygunj Martyr’s Memorial.

Port Blair

During the celebration of the festival of lights, the use of firecrackers and other illuminating fireworks, not only effects the human health also leads to associated problems.

Port Blair

The INCOIS Observatory, Hyderabad, has forecast high waves in the range of 3.0 - 3.3 meters during 5.30 pm on October 18 to 11.30 pm of  October 20 along the west coast of Andaman Islands between Ten Degree Channel and Coco Channel.

Port Blair

A valedictory programme was organised on Tuesday as part of Gram Samridhi Evam Swachhta Pakhwada from October 1 to 15  at Govt.Primary School Tsunami Pahar, Bambooflat-II. Mr.

Port Blair

Under the influence of Well Marked Low Pressure Area over West Central Bay of Bengal and neighbourhood, strong Southwesterly wind speed between 35 and 45 kmph gusting to 55 kmph and rough to very rough seas are likely along and off Andaman and Nicobar coasts.

Port Blair

The Indian Coast Guard conducted Community Interaction Programmes (CIP) at different parts of Port Blair including Haddo and Fishing Landing Centre , Junglighat on Tuesday in coordination with the local Fisheries Department. Mr.

Port Blair

The All India Radio  broadcast ‘Apne Panchayat Se’ here to bring administration close to the people every second and fourth Monday of the month.

Port Blair

A total of 47 NCC Cadets of 1(AN) Naval Unit NCC along with the Commanding Officer, Lieutenant Commander Jagatheesh Pandian of Indian Navy and other staff  lived up to the true spirit of Festival of Lights by visiting the orphanage and old age home “Abbhyuday ”at Ferr

Port Blair

World Standards Day was celebrated by Andaman and Nicobar State Centre (ANSC) of  the Institution of Engineers (India) (IEI) in association with APWD and Police Department on Tuesday by organising Technical Lectures on the theme - "Standards make Cities Smarter".

Port Blair

It is brought to the knowledge of general consumers and government departments that power supply will remain suspended at Middle Point, Tagore college, Goalghar and Link Road from 7 am to 2 pm on Oct 21 for shifting of distribution transformer in the complex of Boys S

Tokyo

After getting Qatar and Australia to lower gas price, India on Wednesday pitched for flexible terms for LNG purchase including provision of pricing review, flexible take or pay and abolition of destination restriction clause.

Tokyo

India and Mozambique Wednesday agreed to expedite development of the giant Rovuma gas discovery, which is planned to be converted into LNG for exports.

NEW DELHI

Tea producer Goodricke Group Wednesday said it has acquired eight tea brands of Godfrey Phillips India (GPI) for Rs 20 crore as part of its expansion of packaged tea business.
The deal will mark GPIs exit from the packaged tea business.

Kolkata

The Kolkata bench of National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) has put cable manufacturer Nicco Corporation Limited under liquidation process to meet the demands of the creditors.

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