Date wise Archive

Kolkata

The Computerized Passenger Reservation System (PRS), Kolkata, one of the oldest PRS of Indian Railways, has started on 7th November, 1987.

Kolkata

S. N. Agrawal, General Manager (GM), South Eastern Railway (SER) inspected Joychandi Pahar Station of Adra Division on December 23.

Kolkata

The 29th State Camp and Rally of South Eastern Railway (SER) Bharat Scouts & Guides was held at SERSA (South Eastern Railway Sports Association) Stadium, Adra from December 19th to December 23.

Kolkata

In connection with Katwa – Balgona and Katwa – Ahmedpur gauge conversion work, non-interlocking work will continue at Katwa station from December 28 to December 30.

Kolkata

S N Agrawal, general manager, South Eastern Railway (SER)felicitated three  employees at its headquarters, Garden Reach on Tuesday for their devotion to duties, safety consciousness and round the clock alertness during duties in their respective field.

Gangtok

The ruling Sikkim Democratic Front (SDF) led by chief minister Pawan Kumar Chamling today said three of its former ministers joining the BJP recently will have no bearing on the SDF electorally or otherwise.

Kolkata

The West Bengal Congress today took out a rally outside the RBI office here to protest against the proposed Financial Resolution and Deposit Insurance (FRDI) Bill, 2017.

Kolkata

The West Bengal government has decided to impart advanced vocational training in Higher Secondary (HS) schools for skill development, Purnendu Bose, minister for technical education said.

Jamshedpur

Security personnel arrested a top CPI (Maoists) leader from Jharkhand's East Singhbhum district during an anti-Maoist campaign today, police said. The Maoist leader was arrested from an area under the jurisdiction of Patamda police station, the police said.

Patna

Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) MP and former Union minister Tariq Anwar was rushed to Delhi by an air ambulance today after he fell ill at Katihar, his Lok Sabha constituency in Bihar, on Monday.

Kolkata

In a major reshuffle in IPS cadre in West Bengal, West Midnapore superintendent of police Bharati Ghosh was transferred to the post of the commandant of the third battalion of the state armed police.

Puri

Odisha chief minister and Biju Janata Dal president Naveen Patnaik today exhorted his party members to adopt simplicity and serve people, who, he said, were the ultimate masters.

Kolkata

Café ICanFlyy kick-started their first Christmas gala celebration with their cake mixing party. Shrreya Pande was a special guest at the event.

Report by: 
ROOPA LALL

The Member of Parliament, Mr Bishnu Pada Ray, brief the local media on progress on various projects being executed by the Union Government in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands.  Speaking to newspersons on Tuesday, Mr Ray said the revision of minimum wages with effect from 1st January 2017 is the third highest in India.

Port Blair

The people of Andaman and Nicobar Islands paid homage to all those who fell victim to the Tsunami disaster on this day thirteen years ago. A solemn function was held at the Tsunami Memorial, Andaman Water Sports Complex here this morning in which, the Lt.

Report by: 
M SURESH KUMAR

Nocturnal miscreants rampage at Japan Road

Port Blair

An island based researcher has come out with a study on the vulnerability profile of Andaman and Nicobar Islands (ANI) in the context of natural disasters and response.

Port Blair

The Director General of Police, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Smt Nuzhat Hassan, inaugurated thirty newly constructed Govt. Quarters (24 Nos. Type-II and 06 Nos. Type-III) of A & N Police constructed at Madhupur on Monday.

Port Blair

Former Prime Minister and great statesman Mr. Atal Bihari Vajpayee was born on December 25, 1924 in Gwalior. His birthday is celebrated by the government as Good Governance Day since 2014.

Port Blair

Centre of Indian Trade Unions (CITU) has demanded immediate implementation of the Office Memorandum dated 22nd September, 2017 issued by the A & N Administration on 1/30th of pay plus DA to daily rated mazdoors working in various departments under the Administrati

Port Blair

A meeting of the National Highway Maintenance Review Committee headed by the Deputy Commissioner, South Andaman District was held on  December 22  in the Panchayat Bhawan, Ferrargunj. Review of the decisions taken in the last meeting was done. Mr.

Port Blair

The Adhyaksha, Zilla Parishad, South Andaman, Smt Baby Fareeda along with Mr Yashvi Parekh, Executive Engineer, Zilla Parishad, South Andaman visited Little Andaman recently.

Port Blair

The state president of BJP A&N Islands Mr. Vishal Jolly and party workers have condoled the demise of Mr. Suren Baroi, founder worker of BJP, resident of Manpur at a Chennai hospital.

Port Blair

Hindi Sahitya Kala Parishad, Port Blair will organise a conference on ‘Hindi Literature and Tourism’ tomorrow at 6 PM at Hindi Bhawan. Prof. Manoj Dikshit, Vice-Chancellor, Awadh University, Faizabad, Uttar Pradesh will grace the occasion as the chief guest.

Port Blair

The Central Island Agricultural Research Institute has released the agromet bulletin for farmers for the period from Dec 27 to 31, 2017. In the bulletin, CIARI forecast partly cloudy weather with moderate to heavy rainfall in the next five days.

Port Blair

Under the influence of trough of low over Southeast Bay of Bengal & neighborhood, strong Northeasterly wind speed between 25 to 35 km per hour gusting to 45 kmph and moderate to rough seas are likely along and off Andaman & Nicobar coasts.

Port Blair

The state president of BJP A&N Islands Mr. Vishal Jolly and Mr. Sanjiv Rangiya, President Sarkari Karmachari Maha Sangh A& N Islands have condoled the death of Mr. Lakshmi Devi (62 yrs) resident of Dolly Gunj, sister of Mr.

Port Blair

For Makara Sankranti 2018, the Andhra Association, Port Blair is conducting contests for school children in drawing and painting, essay, elocution and quiz competition on 31.12.2017.

Port Blair

To foster spirit of patriotism, the Directorate of Information, Publicity and Tourism will be organising ‘Patriotic Film Festival’ at the auditorium of Anthropological Survey of India (ASI) and at Corbyn’s  Cove beach from December 28 to 30 in the evening hours.

Port Blair

Mr. Gadadhar Mazumder, Up- Adhyaksh, Zilla Parishad South Andaman and Mr. Mohan Halder, Pradhan Gram Panchayat, Chouldari Hon’ble Lt. Governor and discusses various issues for the betterment of the islands on Tuesday.

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