Date wise Archive

Report by: 
ROOPA LALL

In a big relief for the incumbent Adhyaksha of Zilla Parishad, South Andaman, the Calcutta High Court on Monday lifted the freeze on the under construction building of Baby Fareeda located at Kodiyaghat in South Andaman.

Port Blair

A delegation from Hindu Seva Sangh (HSS) met the Mr M.Venkaiah Naidu, Vice President  at Raj Niwas recently.

Port Blair

To enhance the connectivity between A&N Islands and provinces in Sumatra Island to promote trade, tourism and people to people contacts; facilitate B to B linkages between the Chamber of Commerce and the Indonesian companies a 10-member delegation of the Chamber v

Port Blair

As part of observance of 69th Van Mahotsava, personnel of CISF Unit ISTRAC/ISRO Dollygunj, Port Blair planted saplings in Dollygunj area.

Port Blair

The Police Training School, Prothrapur, A & N Islands organized three day training programme on “VVIPs/VIPs SECURITY” including firing practice of small arms in two batches recently for the Police personnel of Security Cell & DHQ from the rank of PC to SI unde

Port Blair

Under the influence of moderate to strong southwest monsoon current, strong southwesterly wind speed exceeding 45 Kmph and generally rough seas are likely along and off Andaman & Nicobar coast.

Port Blair

The written examination for admission to Rashtriya Indian Military College (RIMC), Dehradun for the Term  commencing July-2019 will be conducted on 1st (Sat) and 02nd)  (Sun) Dec-2018 in Tagore Govt. College of Education, Middle Point, Port Blair.

Port Blair

The Port Blair Station of All India Radio will broadcast a LIVE phone –in programme entitled ‘Doctor Babur Samipe’ in Bangla language tomorrow. The topic of discussion is ‘Common diseases during rainy season - Precautions and cure’’.

Port Blair

For the first time the IGNOU Regional Centre, Port Blair will organize a live interactive session (phone- in programme) in Doordarshan Kendra, Port Blair on tomorrow from 5.30 pm to 6 pm.

Port Blair

The Central Island Agricultural Research Institute has released the agromet bulletin for farmers for the period from July 11 to 15. In the bulletin, CIARI forecast cloudy weather with moderate to heavy rainfall in the next five days.

Port Blair

The Andaman Nicobar Chess Association (ANCA) will organize an Open Chess tournament on July 15 at the Durga Puja Pandal Hall, Junglighat. There will be prizes in different categories viz.

Author: 
Barun Das Gupta

Nepal Prime Minister K. P. Sharma Oli paid a five-day official visit to China from June 19. Before going into an analysis of that visit and its import and impact on Nepal, India and China relationship, it may be useful to take a brief look at an important development in the internal politics of Nepal in the immediate past.

Author: 
K Raveendran

Astrology columns are often seen to forecast subjects of certain planets facing the risk of grave danger from fire and water, sometimes even life-threatening. It is not known if crude oil has a ruling planet of its own, but geo-political developments on the earth have been found to cause wild swings in oil prices. There seems to be something in Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s horoscope that brings him luck by way of oil.

It is a little over five and a half years that a 22-year paramedic student who has come to be known as ‘Nirbhaya’ was brutally gang-raped by a group of fiends in capital Delhi.  She died in a Singapore hospital a few days later. Our judicial process is such that it has taken the ‘due process of law’ such a long time for the apex court of the land to confirm the death sentence passed on the guilty. One of the rapists who was a minor at the time escaped with three years’ confinement in a correctional home.