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ROOPA LALL

Regional Resource and Training Centre, RRTC South – I, TTK Hospital, Chennai in collaboration with All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, National Drug Dependence Treatment Centre and National Institute of Social Defence under the aegis of Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Govt.

SAKSHAM 2018: Campaign on conservation of petroleum products
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The Petroleum Conservation Research Association (PCRA) and Oil & Gas Public Sector Undertakings (PSUs), under the aegis of Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas (MoPNG) has launched a month long awareness campaign named ‘Sanrakshan Kshamata Mahotsav’ (SAKSHAM)-2018, throughout India on Tuesday to sensitize the masses about conservation and efficient use of pet

Port Blair

The Andaman and Nicobar Police celebrated its Raising Day on Tuesday with great enthusiasm and pride.

Port Blair

As part of providing efficient service to the citizens, the portal for online application, processing and issue of Fire Clearance Certificates by the A&N Fire Service was launched by the Chief Secretary, A&N Administration, Mr Anindo Majumdar at a programme or

Port Blair

The month-long ‘Production Oriented Theatre Workshop’ got underway with an informal inauguration function organissed in Andaman Club here today.

Port Blair

Officers attending Army Higher Command Course along with Instructors of Army War College, Mhow (MP), visited Andaman and Nicobar Islands from 13  to 16 January 2018.

Port Blair

The Port Blair Municipal Council will hold a Written Examination on 21.01.2018 (Sunday) between 10 am to 12 noon utilising the Educational Institutions all over the Islands in Sixty (60) different examination Centres and around 20,670 candidates likely to appear in th

Port Blair

Govt. Model Sr. Sec. School, Port Blair’s model has secured a coveted place among the best 11 models across the country at a National Showcase Forum held in New Delhi in November, 2017. The programme was conducted by Intel under ATAL INNOVATION MISSION.

Port Blair

Pahargaon police functioning under the supervision of SHO Pahargaon Sh. Sahil Shamsuddin worked out a theft case within three hours and arrested the accused and recovered stolen items from his possession. On 09/01/18 Mr.

Port Blair

A colourful cultural programme was presented by children marked the Makar Sankranti  celebrations by the Andhra Association in its auditorium on Monday.

Port Blair

The ICAR-Central Island Agricultural Research Institute (CIARI) her conducted a training programme on “Better Management Practices (BMPs) for Island Aquaculture” under the NSPAAD project at Sippighat Gram Panchayat today.

Port Blair

A&N Traffic Police is observing 29th Road Safety Week from 15th to 21st January, 2018. During the observation of the week, Road Safety lectures were delivered on various topics by Inspector K.S. Tiwari at Rabindra Bangla Vidyalaya and SI B. Santosh Kumar at Govt.

Port Blair

Farmers Training-cum-Awareness Programme on “Cultivation of Pulses in Rice FFallow in Andaman and Nicobar Islands” was organised at Collinpur Gram Panchayat, South Andaman on 16th January.  Dr. A.

Port Blair

The Central Island Agricultural Research Institute has released the agromet bulletin for farmers for the period from Jan 17 to 21, 2017. In the bulletin, CIARI forecast partly cloudy weather with light to moderate rainfall in the next five days.

Port Blair

Transporters engaged in the Transportation of petroleum products in A & N Islands convened a meeting recently in the office premises of  M/s Jadwet Trading Co., Port Blair in which  an association was formed in the name and style of “ Petroleum and Natural Gas Tra

Port Blair

The management committee, members and inmates of Seva Niketan have deeply mourned the untimely and sad demise of Mr. Beant Singh, president of Seva Niketan and former Director of Education A & N Administration, who passed away on 14th January at G. B.

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Dr. Arun Mitra

Although the National Medical Commission Bill has been referred to the standing committee, certain things need to be answered. The best alternative, however, would be to revamp the MCI to remedy the shortcomings which had cropped in it. But if the government is too adamant, then it is important that at least some major concerns must be addressed.

Author: 
Aditya Aamir

Something we never get to know from research papers downloaded on us is what do the researchers themselves think about the issues they research, their own answers to the questions they pose to the sample surveyed. That is food for thought. Moving on, a newly published research paper titled ‘Explicit Prejudice: Evidence from a New Survey’ shows that not much has changed on the societal plane in India. The same prejudices still exist, and the people who they target haven’t changed face, too.

Journalists in Pakistan have been systematically targeted by the military, especially the ISI. Many have vanished without a trace. Most have been systematically brutalized after arrest. There was an attempt at kidnapping on the Pakistan Bureau Chief of an Indian TV channel, Taha Siddiqui, on Wednesday by unidentified people.  Fortunately, the scribe could jump out of the speeding car and escape through the flow of traffic. His kidnappers, numbering ten to twelve, all armed men, beat him up in the running car.