Date wise Archive

Itanagar

Underscoring the importance of computer education, Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu today advised students to focus on gathering "in-depth knowledge" instead of running after degrees and certificates.

Agartala

The Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT) will start functioning from the current academic year, Tripura Education Minister Ratan Lal Nath informed the Assembly.

Itanagar

The Arunachal Pradesh government has conceded the demands of various students' organizations that sought a CBI probe into a nine-month-old case of a student's death in Tawang district and handed over the case to the central agency.

Tura (Meghalaya)

A 65-year-old woman has been killed in a case of alleged accidental shooting by a mentally challenged man at Old Bhaitbari village in West Garo Hills district, a senior police officer said here today.

BERHAMPUR (ODISHA)

A 28-year-old mentally retarded woman was allegedly raped repeatedly and made pregnant by a man, who was arrested today in Ganjam district, police said.

Guwahati

The flood situation worsened in one of the six affected districts of Assam today, and one more life was lost taking the death toll to 32, an official report said here.

Ranchi

The Jharkhand High Court today extended the provisional bail of RJD leader Lalu Prasad for another six weeks on medical grounds in fodder scam cases.

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ROOPA LALL

Under the scheme of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, GoI, to expand the basket of contraceptive choices to meet the emerging needs of couples, the Union Territory Health Mission here launched an Injectable Contraceptive in Andaman and Nicobar Islands on Friday.

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JYOTI

Garbage, plastic clog major drain at Mohanpura

Port Blair

The National Sample Survey Office (NSSO) here celebrated Statistics Day in a befitting manner on Friday.

Port Blair

The Botanical Survey of India, Andaman & Nicobar Regional Centre, Port Blair observed a  two-day ‘Hindi workshop’ from Thursday. Inaugurating the Hindi workshop, Dr.

Port Blair

Mr Kuldeep Rai Sharma, PCC President invited the attention of the Director of Education, A&N Administration  and expressed his concern over non issue of orders re-engaging the  part time employees/workers  engaged as Craft Instructors, Pre-Primary Teachers, Pre-Pr

Port Blair

To facilitate the students of Andaman & Nicobar Islands, the Regional Centre organizes special video class on Saturday between 10 am – 1 pm.

Port Blair

The written test for the post of Sub-Inspector (General Duty) for the post of Sub-Inspector (General Duty) in India Reserve Battalion, A&N Islands, was held at Jawaharlal Nehru Rajkeeya Mahavidyalaya (JNRM), Port Blair, A&N Islands on Saturday.

Port Blair

The Ambassador of Swachh Bharat Mission, A & N Islands, Mr Naresh Chander Lal visited Primary Health Centre Wimberlygunj on Friday.

Port Blair

Sri Annai Aravind Health Care and Social Welfare Trust (SAAHSWT) conducted “Mass Yoga Demonstration” at IGNOU Kanada Sangam, Police Line Parade Ground, and Headquarters Fire brigade.

Port Blair

Ramakrishna Mission here will conduct freehand writing (English& Hindi) Art & Craft classes for students of I to VIII from July 1 this year every Sunday from 8.30 am to 10 am. For registration, students can contact over phone numbers 232432/9679503281.

Port Blair

Due to rectification of underground power cable of 33 KV VOR Tie Line near CPAO Office on June 30, power supply will remain suspended on June 30 from 7.30 am to 3 pm in addition to area already announced vide this office press note No.

Author: 
Amulya Ganguli

In deciding to support Arvind Kejriwal in one of his customary skirmishes with those whom he regards as his enemy, the chief ministers of West Bengal, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka and Kerala may be backing the wrong horse.

Author: 
Barun Das Gupta

China is clearly outmaneuvering India in the diplomatic war to win over India’s neighbours. Recently, Prime Minister Narendra Modi made several visits to China, apparently to keep Beijing in good humour, reduce tension between the two countries and to promote that vague thing called ‘confidence building’. The sincerity of the Prime Minister’s efforts to better Sino-Indian relations cannot be questioned. But what can be questioned is the response it has evoked from China.

The US Ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley, who is now in India, has issued a fresh warning to Pakistan for its promotion of terrorism. She has said that the US is now “approaching its relationship with Pakistan differently from the past” and that the “US could no longer tolerate the Pakistan Government giving a safe haven to terrorists.” Washington has issued such warnings to Pakistan umpteen times in the past with no effect.