Date wise Archive

Port Blair

Mr. Bishnu Pada Ray, MP Andaman is very concerned  in the matter of load shedding/interruption of power supply and as such he has taken up the issue with the Ministry of Power, Govt of India for sorting out the crises and to provide un-interrupted power supply.

Port Blair

The Indian Coast Guard Ship Vaibhav returned here on Tuesday post completion of successful overseas deployment to Australia, Malaysia and Singapore.

Port Blair

The state president of BJP A&N Islands Mr. Vishal Jolly has taken up the issue with Mr. Arun Jaitley, Minister of Finance for sanction of Hard Area Allowance (HRA) for the employees of in A&N Islands.

Port Blair

Doordarshan Kendra will telecast a one-hour interview programme with Mr Naresh Chander Lal, member, Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) on March 19 at 7.30 am in the episode of ‘Aaj Sabere’ on DD National. Ms Nidhi Kumar will interview Mr Lall.

Port Blair

The Milk division of the ANIIDCO, considering the demand from the consumers for low fat milk has decided to introduce skimmed milk from March 15. The skimmed milk has been priced at Rs.

Port Blair

It is informed to all the concerned tourist boat owners that as per Government of India Gazette Notification, public transport for tourism purpose in a vessel between places located in Andaman & Nicobar Islands whose annual turnover exceeds Rs.

Port Blair

National Service Scheme (NSS) Unit No. 1 of Jawaharlal Nehru Rajkeeya Mahavidyalaya organised a week-long Special Camp at Birsa Nagar, Atam Pahad from March 6-12 on ‘Healthy Youth for Healthy India’.

Port Blair

The Police Training School, Prothrapur, A&N Islands organised a two-day course on “Duties And Responsibilities Of Beat Officer” recently for in-service police personnel from the rank of constable to ASI.

Port Blair

A two-day National Seminar is being organised by Andaman Law College on ‘Socio-Legal Rights of Tribals in Andaman & Nicobar Islands: Issues and Challenges’ at Andaman Law College on March 16 and 17. It will be inaugurated by Mr.

Port Blair

The state president of BJP A&N Islands Mr. Vishal Jolly and Party workers have condoled the demise of Mr. Arunachalam Kumar, 40, STS Driver son of Late Narayan, resident of Wimberlygunj today.

Port Blair

To facilitate learners enrolled for Bachelor of Library and Information Science, the Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) will conduct a face-to-face interaction session between BLIS students and part-time Academic Counsellors from 3.30 pm to 4.30 pm on Marc

Port Blair

The Non-Gazetted Govt. Officers’ Association, Andaman and Nicobar Islands has condoled the sudden demise of Mr A. Sasi, resident of Dolly Gunj  and father of S.L. Vinjit, Secretary, South Andaman Teachers Branch of the Non-Gazetted Govt. Officers’ Association.

Port Blair

The state president of BJP A&N Islands Mr.

Port Blair

Port Blair Station of All India Radio will broadcast a Live phone-in programme entitled ‘Doctor Babur Samipe’ in Bangla on March 14. The topic of discussion will be ‘Thalasemmia and other blood related diseases’.

Port Blair

The Central Island Agricultural Research Institute has released the agromet bulletin for farmers for the period from March 14 to 18. In the bulletin, CIARI forecast partly cloudy weather in the next five days.

Port Blair

Indira Gandhi National Open University Regional Centre, Port Blair organised International Women’s day celebration function at its office on March 8. The event began with introductory speech by Dr. S. Ganesan, Regional Director IGNOU.

Author: 
Sushil Kutty

Monday midnight Delhi Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash goes to Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal’s residence. Kejriwal is not alone. Deputy CM Manish Sisodia is there. So are some AAP MLAs. Among them Amanatullah and Prakash Jarwal. Next day Prakash alleges assault at the CM’s house. AAP refutes charge. The police arrest Jarwal. Amanatullah surrenders to the cops. Kejriwal scraps Aadhar requirement for ration procurement in Delhi.

Author: 
Subrata Majumder

Controversy roared when Prime Minister Narendra Modi sneered at protectionism and sided with Chinese President Xi Jinping to advocate globalization in Davos. Nevertheless, China too towed protectionism in the early stage of development. Its strategy helped to push the country as the global hub for manufacturing behind the wall of protectionism and swamped the world with cheap goods.

The ‘conquest’ of Tripura has led some over-enthusiastic saffron supporters to vandalize the statue of Lenin at Belonia and Subroom – an act that has been roundly condemned by all, irrespective of political opinion. This has now been followed by vandalizing the statue of Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar at Meerut and that of Periyar at Vellore. Ambedkar was the undisputed leader of the dalit people who fought all his life to give the dalits a place under the sun.