Date wise Archive

Port Blair

Inadequate internet bandwidth and inconsistent Telecom connectivity has been major challenge for A&N Administration to implement various developmental schemes apart from generating avenues for employment for local youths.

Report by: 
ROOPA LALL

A major  tragedy was averted on Wednesday after a goods truck hit four two-wheelers at Bengali Club Junction. As per reports, the brakes of the truck failed while it was moving towards Mohanpura and accidently hit the vehicles travelling on the same direction.

Report by: 
ROOPA LALL

All New 2nd Gen Amaze 2018 with all new range of exclusive feature in the sedan segment of four wheelers was unveiled in these islands on Wednesday.

Port Blair

A message was received at Maritime Rescue Coordination Centre, Port Blair from Havelock Tourism Department for immediate medical evacuation of a tourist  namely Mr. Ram Udhar Rai (80), retired GM of Coal India on Tuesday.

Port Blair

The Botanical Survey of India (BSI), Andaman & Nicobar Regional Centre, Port Blair, celebrated International Day for Biological Diversity on Tuesday  at Dhanikhari Experimental Garden-cum-Arboretum, Nayashahar.

Port Blair

The IGNOU Regional Centre at Port Blair will organise special video classes on every Saturday.

Port Blair

To discuss on “ Inner Line Permit System ” the Local Born Association has fixed a meeting on 26th May,2018 at 09.30 A.M in Durga Puja Mandap, Junglighat. All the association, Organizations, and village units of LBA are requested to attend the meeting positively.

Port Blair

The three day leadership development programme for Labour Cooperatives organised by Rajiv Gandhi Cooperative Training Centre of A &N State Cooperative Union, Teylerabad concluded on Wednesday Mr Kuldeep Rai Sharma, Chairman, A& N State Cooperative Union  grace

Port Blair

The Govt of India, Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment is implementing a Central sector Scheme namely “Integrated Programme for Senior Citizens” under which financial assistance in the form of grant in aid is released to Implementing Agencies implementing agenc

CAR NICOBAR

The final match of Dr B. Srikanth Memorial T-20 Cricket Tournament Season-III was held at Car Nicobar between Mus A and Tamaloo on Wednesday.

Port Blair

A resident of Havelock, Smt Sagarika Sikder, complained at PS Havelock about one ‘Baba’  Tapan, who was a regular visitor to her house had stolen several gold ornaments and cheated her of her money recently.

Port Blair

The team of police station Pahargaon has busted a gambling den and arrested five persons along with recovery of Rs 25 thousand.

Author: 
Sankar Ray

The spectre of Pushpa Lal Shrestha seemed to have been stalking where Khagda Prasad Sharma Oli and Pushpa Kamal Dahal aka ‘Prachanda’, chairpersons of Communist Party of Nepal (United Marxist-Leninist) and Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist Center) were jointly planting a party unification plant called Ginkgo Biloba at the official residence the Prime Minister in Baluwatar (a plant that survived the massive devastation due to dropping of atom bombs by the US air force in Hiroshima and Nagasaki in 1945 during the World War II) on 17 May after the meeting for unific

Author: 
Anjan Roy

Oil prices have started pinching as these touch the highs of some six years ago.
With the Karnataka state elections out of the way, prices for petrol and diesel have today reached the highest level ever. Depending on the metropolis where you are buying, you will pay a price of Rs 75.32 per litre to Rs 83.16 per litre.

The AIDMK Government of Tamil Nadu should be held squarely responsible for the police firing on people protesting before the Sterlite Copper Plant at Tuticorin in which at least ten people have been killed and many more critically injured. Video clippings showed the police taking aim and shooting at people’s heads which is against the law which allows the police to fire below the waist when firing becomes unavoidable to disperse unruly crowds. In the present case the protesters did not even turn violent before the police opened fire.