Date wise Archive

Agartala

Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath today said if the BJP was voted to power in Tripura, it would ensure that all welfare schemes of the Centre reach the poor, even in the farthest corner of the Northeastern state.

Kolkata

Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan Kolkata Kendra in collaboration with The Salarpuria Sattva Group hosted two-day Talks on Personal Excellence through Bhagavad Gita by Swami Sukhabodhananda of Prasanna Trust.  The talk was being held at Kala Mandir Hall in Kolkata on February 9

Kolkata

22309/22310 Howrah-New Jalpaiguri Weekly AC Express will remain cancelled  from 1 to 31 March, 2018 due to poor patronization of passengers. Consequently, 22309 Up Howrah-New Jalpaiguri AC Express will remain cancelled on 6th, 13th, 20th & 27th of March, 2018.

Kolkata

In the run-up to the Chinese New Year, cultural troupes from the neighbouring country put up a splendid display of dance, music, ancient magic art and acrobatics at the Spring Festival held here.

Report by: 
NITISH KUMAR TIWARI

A three-member team of TDS wing of Income Tax Department raided the head office of Canara Bank located in front of the Clock Tower at Aberdeen Bazar on Tuesday. According to sources, the raid team comprising  three officials got hold of documents, which were taken into hold after observing all official formalities, for further investigation.

Port Blair

The Union Minister for Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare, Mr Radha Mohan Singh will arrive here on a two-day visit to the Islands tomorrow. On arrival here, the Minister will visit National Memorial Cellular Jail.

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KURMA RAO

The Deputy Commissioner of North and Middle Andaman, Smt Kriti Garg inaugurated a Community Sanitary Complex at Rest Camp in North Andaman on Tuesday. The facility has been constructed under the Swachh Bharat (Grameen) Mission of the Union Government.

Port Blair

A moderate intensity earthquake measuring 5.6 on the Richter scale rocked the Andaman region at around 8.10 am on Tuesday. The tremor was epicentered at 12.3 degrees North Latitude and 93.0 degrees East Longitude at depth of about 10 kms off the Port Blair coast.

Port Blair

The ICAR-Central Island Agricultural Research Institute, Port Blair is organising Regional Agricultural Fair (RAF) [Southern Region] on the theme ‘Sustainable Agriculture through Integrated Farming System’ in association with the Andaman & Nicobar Administration a

Port Blair

A Human Resource Development Programme on IPM for Farmers & NGOs was conducted recently at Panchayat Hall, Neil Kendra Gram Panchayat, Neil Island, South Andaman where Mr Ramakrishna Biswas, Pradhan, Neil Kendra G.P.

Port Blair

Theb Nehru Yuva Kendra, Port Blair organised a ‘Block Level Neighborhood Youth Parliament’ under the Scheme of National Young Leaders  Programme (NYLP) at Community Hall, Calicut, South Andaman on  February 10, in association with Gram Panchayat Calicut and Zum Zum Yo

Port Blair

The Non-Gazetted Govt. Officers’ Association, Andaman & Nicobar Islands organised a remembrance meeting to mark the 3rd death anniversary of Comrade SK Vyas, the legendary leader of Central Government employees and workers on Tuesday at Crusade House, Port Blair.

Port Blair

The Central Island Agricultural Research Institute has released the agromet bulletin for farmers for the period from Feb 14 to 18, 2018. In the bulletin, CIARI forecast partly cloudy weather with light rainfall is likely in the next five days.

Port Blair

The IGNOU offers UG, PG, PG Diploma and Certificate Programmes on wide range of subjects. To provide academic services to our students at Port Blair, we require more number of experts/resource persons working in the field/subject area. (need not be college teacher).

Port Blair

In the next episode of 'Apne Panchayat Se'  programme, Secretary (RD, PRI & ULB) Mr. Udit Prakash Rai, will be LIVE on AIR on February 14.

Port Blair

The Annual General Body Meeting of Andaman and Nicobar Gazetted Officers’ Association of Education Department was held recently to elect the office bearers for the association for a period of two years.

Port Blair

A week long non residential ‘Life Skills Education Programme’ under the Scheme of National Programme for Youth and Adolescent Development (NPYAD), Ministry of Youth Affairs and sports Govt.

Port Blair

TheUnion Minister of Agriculture,  Mr Radha Mohan Singh will inaugurate the community hall of Bihar Sanskritiki Parishad at Middle Point near Janata Bakery tomorrow at 7.30 pm. The Member of Parliament, Mr Bishnu Pada Ray, will be present on the occasion.

BAKULTALA

Nehru Yuva Kendra, Rangat is organising a 7-day Life Skill Education Programme from February 13 at Govt.

Author: 
Sushil Kutty

First the press should stop calling a stone-pelter ‘civilian’. Second, J&K chief minister Mehbooba Mufti should correct herself; the soldiers who were forced to fire on the lynching mob of stone-throwers are not ‘black sheep’. Third, the FIR against 10 Garhwal unit should be withdrawn immediately and an FIR be lodged ASAP against the stone-pelters, including those who were killed in the Army firing.

Author: 
Pradeep Kapoor

Communal violence in Kasganj area, which is only 100kms away from New Delhi, is continuing. This clearly shows a lack of will on the part of administration of the Yogi government. Daily shops are being set on fire, vehicles damaged and even religious places attacked. People of Kasganj are not feeling safe due to constant threats from communal and anti social elements.

A Pakistani terrorist, captured in 2014, was being brought to the Maharaja Hari Singh Hospital in Srinagar for a ‘routine medical check-up’ under police escort on Tuesday. The terrorist snatched a gun from one of the policemen, fired on both and made good his escape. One policeman died on the spot, the other succumbed to his injuries later. This is not a case of cross-border firing by Pakistani border guards or an attack by militants trying sneak across the Line of Control.