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Port Blair

A delegation of Trinamool Congress, A & N Islands led by state president, Mr P.

Port Blair

The newly established IGNOU Programme Study  Centre-0212P at Andaman & Nicobar Islands Institute of Medical  Sciences, Port Blair will be inaugurated tomorrow at 11 am in the Conference Hall, JNRM, Port Blair.

Port Blair

The IGNOU Regional Centre, Port Blair has 12 Learner Support Centres  in the length and breadth of Andaman & Nicobar Islands.

Port Blair

Power supply will remain suspended in some areas for shifting of LT & HT Line due to cutting of tree standing near National Highways construction site at  Garacharama and urgent repairing of Air breaker Switchgear (ABS) & underground power cable near Abhishek

Port Blair

‘Hello Doctor’ programme will be broadcast from AIR Port Blair tomorrow from 0720hrs to 0755hrs. Topic of discussion is ‘Hypertension – reason, symptoms and treatment’.  Dr.

Port Blair

Since 2012, the mazdoors of electricity department are consistently demanding for regularisation of their past service.

Port Blair

Nehru Yuva Kendra, Rangat  organised block level Neighbourhood Youth Parliament on Thursday at Govt.

Port Blair

The foundation stone for construction of Anganwadi Centre was laid by Mr Udit Prakash Rai, Secretary-cum-Director (RD, PRIs & ULBs) and Deputy Commissioner  of South Andaman at Ograbraj ward No. 3 under Gram Panchayat Mithakhari on Friday.

Port Blair

The ambassador of Swachh Bharat Mission, A & N Islands, Mr Naresh Chander Lall visited Urban Health Centre, Haddo and interacted with the out patients in relation to maintain cleanliness in the premises and in their localities. Dr.

Port Blair

The Central Island Agricultural Research Institute has released the agromet bulletin for farmers for the period from July 14 to 18. In the bulletin CIARI forecast cloudy weather with moderate rainfall in the next five days.

Port Blair

Under the influence of moderate to strong Southwest monsoon current, strong Southwesterly wind speed exceeding 45 Kmph and rough to very rough seas are likely along and off Andaman & Nicobar coasts.

Port Blair

Doordarshan Kendra, Port Blair will telecast a live Phone-In-programme on July 16 from 5.30 pm to 6 pm. In the programme, expert Madhusudhan Baidhiya, Labour Commissioner will speak on the topic “World Youth Skills Day” and respond to viewer’s queries.

Port Blair

Inter School Zonal Football tournament for under 14 Years (Boys) of Wimberlygunj Educational Zone is being conducted by Sports Section of DEO’s Office, W/Gunj from Thursday at Mini Stadium, Wimberlygunj.

Author: 
Kalyani Shankar

Of the three BJP ruled states going to polls at the end of the year, the party is really worried about Rajasthan. It is more so after it lost to the Congress two parliamentary and one Assembly seats recently, which had proved the anti-incumbency factor was working against Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje. The BJP is desperate to retain Rajasthan and so is the Congress – which wants to return to power. The Congress and the BJP have been alternating in power in the state for the past three decades and more. 

Author: 
G. Srinivasan

India and China do not enjoy natural bonhomie due to historic and legacy issues that range from border disputes of bygone decades to the latest crop of problems originating from the dumping of the Middle Kingdom’s cheap products into the Indian markets. Yet as the adage goes, enemy’s enemy is a friend, India and China have warmed up to espousing the common cause of hitting the rich world where it hurts their strong domestic interests.

Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has warned the land mafia which is active in the State. She must be aware that the mafia work in cahoots with sections of the police, the middle and lower level bureaucracy and above all, with influential local leaders of her own party. She has admitted that even government land is being sold out to private parties by the mafia. This would not be possible without collusion with a section of the police, the bureaucracy and political leaders. Almost all vacant plots near Kolkata and other cities have been sold out by the mafia.