Date wise Archive

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V SENTHIL KUMAR

Coping with shortage of infrastructure for hosting social functions, residents of fast developing Rangat in Middle Andaman are demanding construction of big capacity auditorium equipped with modern facilities in the region.

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JYOTI

Campaign to spread road safety awareness

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EOI BUREAU

The Andaman and Nicobar Administration has invited applications from eligible and serving officers for posting as Deputy Resident Commissioner (DRC) of Delhi/Chennai/Kolkata on deputation basis.

Port Blair

As part of the Gram Swaraj Abhiyan, being organised in the Islands, together with the rest of the country, the Electricity Department is distributing LED bulbs to low income households in the different villages of the Islands, at a special price of Rs.50 per LED bulb

Port Blair

The Member of Parliament, Mr Bishnu Pada Ray has called for reframing the transfer policy and restriction of tenure for government employees posted in the southern group of islands. In a letter to the Lt.

Port Blair

The Gram Swaraj Abhiyan Camp was conducted at all the tribal villages of Great and Little Nicobar Islands on the 29th of last month.

Port Blair

ANIIDCO is operating steel stockyard at Dollygunj Industrial Estate. ANIIDCO is procuring TMT bar, structural and MS plates from Steel Authority of India Ltd. (SAIL).

Port Blair

The Bureau of Outreach and Communication, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, GoI has organised various cultural programmes from April 23 to 30 on ‘Beti Bachao-Beti Padhao’- a Govt.

Port Blair

Baby Fareeda, Adhyaksha, Zilla Parishad, South Andaman along with Mr Raj Govind, Zilla Parishad Member, Sippighat and the Boat Inspection Committee Members inspected the subsidy boats constructed/purchased by beneficiaries under transferred scheme of Fisheries Departm

Port Blair

The Member of Parliament, A&N Islands, Mr Bishnu Pada Ray laid the foundation stone for construction of black top road from Gurunath house to Binu house at Mavaveer Nagar, Prothrapur, Ward No.

Port Blair

On the occasion of “May Day” , to express solidarity with the working class people and labours, the INTUC and its affiliated trade unions have taken out  procession on 1st May  at 7  a.m.  from Gandhi Bhavan at the allotted route within Port Blair Municipal area.   Th

Port Blair

Mr A.P. Husainar,  Pradhan Gram Panchayat Bambooflat-II along with Mr A.

Port Blair

The UT Commission for Protection of Child Rights convened a meeting of stakeholders on the theme “Child Friendly Villages” last month at Govt. Model Senior Secondary School, Sita Nagar Diglipur.

Port Blair

The Chief Secretary, Mr Anindo Majumdar, will inaugurate the Interactive Meet, organized by West Bengal University of Animal & Fishery Sciences, Kolkata in collaboration with the ICAR-CIARI here from May 4 to 5, 2018. Dr. N. S. Rathore, DDG (Edn), ICAR, Dr. P.S.

Port Blair

Port Blair Station of All India Radio will broadcast a LIVE phone-in programme in Bangla language on 3rd  May 2018. The topic of discussion will be ''Career opportunities in Shipping Sector'' This programme will be broadcast LIVE from 5.30 pm to 6 pm.

Port Blair

The District Administration, South Andaman has started a web based application for grant of Bar License and Renewal of Bar License for South Andaman District from the 1st May of 2018.

Port Blair

Power supply will remain suspended on May 5 from 8 am to 10 am in connection with maintenance of RMU at Junglighat. The areas to be affected are parts of Prem Nagar, Junglighat & Dairy Farm

Port Blair

The last date for submitting the Examination forms for Term-End Examination for June -2018 session of Indira Gandhi National Open University, with Rs.1000 late fee, is 10th May, 2018 .

Port Blair

Instances have come to the notice that during recruitment by the various police forces in the country some people try to project that they can use their influence to ‘fix’ the recruitment.

Port Blair

An unidentified dead body of male aged between 60-65 years was found in between the footpath (way to Vijaya Bank) of Sampath Lodge and Gujarat Textile, Aberdeen Bazaar, on the 22nd of last month. On this, a UDFIR No.17/2018 dated 22.04.2018 U/S 174 Cr.P.C.

Port Blair

The Andaman & Nicobar Islands Table Tennis Association (ANITTA) in association with YMCA, Port Blair is proposing to organize Table Tennis coaching (Basic & Advanced) at Port Blair during the school summer vacation i.e. during May & June 2018.

Port Blair

The Chinmaya Mission here will be organizing week long Spiritual discourses from 6th May onwards at Mission Auditorium. The Discourses will be held on Third chapter of Shrimad Bhawgat Geeta from May 6 in the evening from 6 to 7.30.

Author: 
Sushil Kutty

The Great Pacific Garbage Patch, a sea of swirling plastic waste in the middle of the Pacific, twice the size of Texas and thrice that of France, is difficult to remove. Similarly, human garbage, trash like self-styled ‘god-man’ Asaram Bapu, is hard to get rid of. But April 25, 2018, Judgement Day, this Bapu of all things base in Man and worse in ‘god-man’, who has lakhs dancing to his tune, stood convicted for rape. He was sentenced to life in jail until death, the quantum of sentence not quite the quantum of solace he and his supporters expected.

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Aditya Aamir

To wake up to the headline ‘Tragedy in Kushinagar’ doesn’t give anybody ‘Kushi’. Add to that the number ‘13’ and ‘superstition’ drops anchor. Last heard, ‘13’ was still an unlucky number. And 13 children died in Kushinagar when their school bus was blown off the tracks by a rushing train at an unmanned level crossing in Uttar Pradesh Thursday morning. Happiness fled Kushinagar. Such an unhappy name for a town in grief.

An undesirable and avoidable controversy has been created over the appointment of Justice K. M. Joseph, now the Chief Justice of Uttarakhand High Court, as a judge of the Supreme Court. His name was recommended by the Collegium along with that of another. The other person, a senior advocate, has been appointed, but Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has objected to the appointment of Justice Joseph.