Date wise Archive

Kolkata

Ajay Vijayvargiya, General Manager (GM), Metro Railway, Kolkata visited Dakhineswar –Noapara Metro Project today and stressed upon the completion of work by RVNL within the targeted time.

Kolkata

West Bengal Pradesh Congress Committee chief Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury today said Rahul Gandhi would  play a pivotal role in forging new "political dynamics" ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha polls. Gandhi was elected the Congress president yesterday.

Bhubaneswar

The Odisha Assembly was adjourned twice during the pre-lunch session today as the Opposition Congress and BJP leaders created a ruckus in the House. The session was adjourned first till 12 noon and then till 3 pm.

Guwahati

Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal today said better road connectivity with neighbouring states would lead to better economic ties and strengthen relations among North Eastern states.

Guwahati

Calling for better police-public relationship, chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal today said the Assam government was committed to make the state police "one of the best" in the country.

Shillong

Eighty-year-old Kyiek Mukhim, a nurse-cum-midwife who assisted in the delivery of over 1000 babies and attended to innumerable medical emergencies in the remote villages of Meghalaya's East Khasi Hills district, has finally taken voluntary retirement.

Smit

The annual Nongkrem Dance Festival was celebrated here amid fanfare and gaiety with young Khasi men and women swaying to traditional folk music to appease goddess Ka Blei Synshar, in the hope of a rich bumper harvest.

Report by: 
V SENTHIL KUMAR

The residents of Rangat are facing manifold problems these days. Firstly it is the mobile phone connectivity which is literally making them scamper from pillar to post. The big fat government-run BSNL works at its own whim and fancies, its tower display switching on and off frequently.

Port Blair

The Central Board of Secondary Examination (CBSE) started uploading recorded responses and answer keys of candidates who appeared in UGC–NET (November), 2017 in its website, www.cbsenet.nic.in, on Tuesday.

Port Blair

United Sporting Club (USC) of Port Blair has lifted the 1st Tsunami Memorial Knockout Football Tournament Trophy at the historic Netaji Stadium here today by beating Model Village Football Club, Wimberleygunj by 3-0 goals. The chief guest Mr.

Port Blair

An all-party meeting was held on Tuesday at Diviyum Manor under the chairmanship of Mr. Vishal Jolly, state president BJP, A &N Islands. Mr. L.

Port Blair

Hawkers and vendors, on either side of the road, outside the Veer Savarkar International Airport, from Lamba Line gate to Minnie Bay Junction attracts birds and stray animals which may cause danger to flight operations in that area and hence it is a serious safety and

Port Blair

The pre-budget 2018 parleys convened by the Union Finance minister  on December 5 in New Delhi was attended by representatives of all the central trade unions.  The CITU was represented by its president Smt Hemalata.

Port Blair

The Lt Governor, A&N Islands has revised minimum wages across 6 schedules of employment and for DRMs working under Andaman & Nicobar Administration w.e.f  01.01.2018. The administration had constituted Minimum Wages Advisory committee on 25.07.2017.

Port Blair

With a view to promote cleanliness and to preserve the pristine beauty of the beaches on the Islands, troops and families of Andaman and Nicobar Command carried out beach cleaning drive at Ranjit Vihar, Brichgunj on 11 December 2017, as part of ‘Swachhta Pakhwada’.

Port Blair

Integrated Pest Management Training and Demonstration Programme under Farmers’ Field School in vegetables was inaugurated by Central IPM Centre (CIPMC), Port Blair at Guptapara Gram Panchayat Hall on 11.12.2017 in order to create awareness about the IPM practices amon

Port Blair

The Port Blair Municipal Council has switched over to LED Lights from the existing tube lights and SV lamp street lights. The task was undertaken by EESL.

Port Blair

The Directorate of Tourism, A&N Administration had initiated the process of preparing annual calendar of all important Tourism Fairs & Festivals organised by the Directorate in these islands, which would enable Tourist/Islanders to include them in their itiner

Port Blair

The Police Training School, Prothrapur, A&N Islands organised a two days course on “Methods of Road Traffic Management and Accidental Issues (MACT)” from 6th - 7th Dec.

Author: 
S. Sethuraman

The neck-to-neck fight for dominant BJP with Congress in Gujarat Poll may have currently overshadowed a Modi Government plan on Bank Bail-Out which provides for citizens being deprived of their deposits in public sector banks. This figures in a major law designed to bail out the banking system in deep distress with a Resolution Mechanism.

Author: 
G. Srinivasan

The World Trade Organization’s (WTO) recent assessment of the second half of 2017 to be buoyant for the global trade in merchandise goods has not come a day too soon as India’s exports in October shrank by 1.12 per cent in dollar terms and by four per cent in rupee terms, the weakest show since the 8.6 per cent decline in July 2016.

No words are strong enough to condemn the brutal and barbarous murder of a Muslim migrant labourer from Maldah district in far away Rajasthan. This is not an ordinary murder but a very special one. The murdered man was accused of ‘love jihad’ by the murderer. But the 52-year old Mohammed Afrajul was a happily married man with three daughters, two of whom are married. Not even a whiff of complaint was ever made against him of having an extra-marital relationship.

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