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Report by: 
ROOPA LALL

The Indian Coast Guard arranged a visit for journalists from the print and electronic media to ICGS Samudra Paharedar on Tuesday. The specialised Pollution Control Vessel (PCV) arrived here on Monday for the Regional Level Marine Oil Pollution exercise scheduled to be held off Port Blair on Wednesday.

Port Blair

The Lt. Governor, A&N Islands, Admiral D. K. Joshi, PVSM, AVSM, YSM, NM, VSM (Retd.) is on a two-day visit to the Middle and North Andaman District.

Report by: 
V SENTHIL KUMAR

The Lt. Governor of Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Admiral D. K. Joshi (Retd.) took residents of the Middle Andaman region by surprise when he personally drove his official vehicle on the Andaman Trunk Road during his visit to the region on Tuesday. In the first leg of his two-day visit, the Lt.

Report by: 
V SENTHIL KUMAR

As statistics stand testimony that the traditional family system is gradually eroding from the Indian society, increasing number of cases of elderly parents being abused and abandoned in these islands is coming to light.

Report by: 
ROOPA LALL

The Adhyaksha of Zilla Parishad, South Andaman, Smt Baby Fareeda has registered an NCFIR against a reporter of a local daily last Saturday. According to reports, the Pahargaon Police, on the basis of the statement of Smt Fareeda, registered the complaint under sections 500/504/506 IPC against Razia Begum, Reporter of The Phoenix Post.

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V SENTHIL KUMAR

Levelling allegations of non-cooperation and failure to ensure coordination among members, Panchayat Samity member of Sabari, Middle Andaman, Smt Seropina Barla, moved a No Confidence Motion, Pramukh, Panchayat Samity of Rangat, Smt Marjulu Tirkey.

Port Blair

Ms. Baby Fareeda, Adhyaksha, Zilla Parishad, South Andaman along with Mr. Raj Govind, Zilla Parishad Member, Sippighat Constituency, Mr. Lalit Suman Ekka, Member, Sippighat Ward No.2, Mr.

Port Blair

The 10 -day Annual Training Camp (ATC) 2017 of Naval NCC was conducted from November 14 t0 23 at ITF Ground here.

Port Blair

The Central Island Agricultural Research Institute has released the agromet bulletin for farmers for the period from November  29 to December 3. In the bulletin, CIARI forecast partly cloudy weather with light to heavy rainfall in the next five days.

Port Blair

The National Service Scheme (NSS) Unit 1 of Jawaharlal Nehru Rajkeeya Mahavidyalaya (JNRM) observed Communal Harmony Campaign Week from Nov 19 at JNRM. A students’ interaction programe was organised and Flag Day was observed on the same day in the college.

Port Blair

YMCA, Port Blair is organising competitions for Sunday School and Christian Institutions’ students to bring out their hidden spiritual talents in Bible story telling, painting competition on December 3, Bible verse writing competition on December 3 and Christmas Carol

Port Blair

The Indian Meteorological Department, Kolkata has forecast heavy (7 - 11cm) rain isolated places over Nicobar Islands in the next two days.

Author: 
Arun Srivastava

Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar’s emphasis not to consider "migration as an indicator of backwardness and poverty" is a shrewd tactics to hide behind the jargons to conceal his failure to empower the rural poor and ensure jobs to them during his 14 year rule.
No doubt, moving to other states in search for livelihood is the right of any Indian but the manner in which Bihar’s rural poor have been migrating clearly manifests the denial of their fundamental right to survive.

Author: 
Nitya Chakraborty

The leading public sector companies of the country are increasingly getting sidelined by the Narendra Modi Government in terms of getting orders despite recording solid performance in their respective areas of operations for long. The Government is making all efforts to extract maximum dividends from the PSEs.

The West Bengal Government has made public the draft code of conduct for school teachers. An important restriction that is proposed to be introduced is that not only teachers but also the non-teaching staff of schools shall not give private tuition. Indeed the necessity of private tuition is an admission that the students are not getting adequate teaching from the school. Quite often the students are given subtle hints that to pass in a particular subject they have to take private tuition from the teacher concerned.