Date wise Archive

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ROOPA LALL

While the wait for a residential accommodation for government employees in the headquarter region of the UT Administration is getting longer and the General Administration Wing in the Secretariat getting swamped with allotment requests, shortage of funds with the frontrunner agency of developmental projects, Andaman Public Works Department, has become an impediment

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BALRAM SINGH

In a welcome step, the Police force posted here has made regular patrols more effective to prevent crimes.

Port Blair

Air Marshal C. Hari Kumar, PVSM, AVSM, VM, VSM, ADC, AOC-in-C, Western Air Command, will be on a four-day visit to Andaman and Nicobar Islands from March 28. The Air Marshal will be briefed on operational and infrastructure aspects of the Command.

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JYOTI

Amid multiplying numbers of restaurants in the city, this fast food outlet at Bhatu Basti, Garacharma-I is getting people to come in droves soon after its inauguration.

Port Blair

A solemn function at ‘Sath Sapooth Park’, Marine Hill, Dugnabad will be held on the 30th of this month at 9 am and floral tributes will be paid to the seven distinguished Government officials of the then Provincial Government of A&N Islands who were done to death

Port Blair

In a function on 23rd March. DBRAIT Alumini BRAIT Alma felicitated Lt. Priyanka and Lt. Shubham Shukla for their proud achievement and bringing pride and motivation for youth of these islands. Both are BRAIT passed out B.

NEIL ISLAND

ANIIDCO is in the process of early completion of Civil Work of its new retail outlet of POL products at Neil Islands.

Port Blair

World TB Day was observed by Gram Panchayat Mannarghat in the Community Hall, Malapuram last Saturday in association with PHC Wimberlygunj. Mr. O. Bashir, Pradhan Gram Panchayat Mannarghat was the chief guest.

Port Blair

The former Pramukh of Panchayat Samity, Mayabunder, Mr Abdul Siddique has expressed gratitude to the Chief Secretary and other senior officials of the local administration for visiting Hanspuri and other more villages in the North Andaman recently.

Port Blair

A & N AIDS Control Society (ANACS) conducted a mainstreaming training programme on HIV/AIDS with the officials of District Jail, Port Blair last Saturday where 40 officials participated. Mr. Girish Kumar, AD (SPM), ANACS facilitated the programme.

Port Blair

South Asian Summit and Award function, 2018 was conducted recently, Organised by youth for Human Rights  International, YHRI-USA  and Youth for Human Rights India YHRI (India) in Delhi- Constitution club of India . Mr.

Port Blair

The Annual General Body meeting of Rangat Branch of the Non-Gazetted Govt. Officers’ Association was held at  Panchayat Samiti Hall Rangat recently.

Port Blair

All the street food vendors including panipuri sellers are directed to protect food articles exhibited for sale near road side from dust and dirt.

Port Blair

The Youth of Mannarghat Gram Panchayat started Mannarghat Premier League (MPL) T–10 cricket tournament last Saturday  at Mannarghat village (Kargil Ground). Mr. P.

Port Blair

SAAHSWT in collaboration with IYAOAN, Vasumathy Yoga Clinic and  Arunodaya Wellness - One Stop Centre, Junglighat, Port Blair organized the 39th  Pranic Healing  Camp recently at Arunodaya Wellness-One Stop Centre, Junglighat through the Arhahtic Pranic Healer Ms.

Port Blair

Central Ex- Servicemen League Andaman Unit held a General Body meeting recently in the conference hall of TSG Emerald and elected the new office bearers: President- R. S. Yadav (Navy), Vice President- G.

Port Blair

Consequent to enhancement of the Ex-Storage Point price of PDS kerosene oil by the Govt.

Port Blair

To facilitate the students of Andaman & Nicobar Islands, the IGNOU Regional Centre is organizing special video class on March 31 between 10 am to 1 pm on Food Science– PROTEIN QUALITY AND CARBOHYDRATE METABOLISM (English Medium) at first floor of Kannada Sangha Bu

Port Blair

A Bhajan Programme was organised by Island Development Organisation on the occasion of Ram Navami on Sunday at Tugapur in the North Andaman region. The Bhajan Team presented bhajans in Hindi and Bangla. Mr.

Port Blair

On Ram Navami, Rajya Kalakar Mahasangh organises a bhajan evening at Tsunami Shelter of Bambooflat. Local talent presented the bhajans mesmerising the big gathering.

Port Blair

The Central Island Agricultural Research Institute has released the agromet bulletin for farmers for the period from March 28 to April 1. In the bulletin, CIARI forecast partly cloudy weather with light rainfall in the next five days.

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Nantoo Banerjee

Had the Friedmans, Milton and Rose, the last of the laissez-faire doctrine proponents, been alive today, they would have probably called the capitalist realtor-turned US president, Donald Trump, a pseudo socialist. In true capitalism, there is no place for government interference in economic affairs beyond the minimum necessary. The champions of capitalism support the Darwinian theory that talks about the survival of the fittest.

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Arun Srivastava

Sonia Gandhi reaching out to the opposition parties and their leaders has been an astute move. Her dinner diplomacy reminisces her initiatives that had culminated in the formation of the UPA against the NDA. It was expected of Congress chief Rahul Gandhi that he would initiate the process to reach out to the opposition parties and interact with them for evolving a strategy to counter the BJP.

It was almost a year ago, in June last year, that Indian officials at Baghdad let it be known  that they had lost touch with 40 construction labourers, mostly from Punjab, who were engaged in a government construction project in Mosul. It is only this Tuesday that External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj confirmed in the Parliament that they had been killed and not only has their mass grave been found out but DNA test carried out on the dead bodies are of those missing since last year.