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Kolkata

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee expressed happiness on Saturday on the state emerging as number one in the country for Convergence and Livelihood Augmentation under the 100-days work scheme.

Kolkata

The violence in West Bengal surrounding panchayat board formations is unfortunate, Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said Saturday.
"There should be free and fair polls in a democracy.

Port Blair

Provisions under the Constitution of India and section 44 (p) of Municipal Regulation 1994 notwithstanding, the Health Department of the A & N Administration has retained the services of Registration of Birth and Death (RBD) under its control since 1988.

Port Blair

The state president of BJP, A&N Islands, Mr Vishal Jolly has expressed his warm greetings on the auspicious occasion of Janamashtami.

Port Blair

The Member of Parliament, Mr Bishnu Pada Ray inaugurated the first branch of India Post Payments Bank in these islands on Saturday.

Report by: 
SUBRATA

Incessant rains over the past few days left roads and rural infrastructure battered at Nimbutala in Middle Andaman. Portion of a major thoroughfare near Kali Mandir collapsed after the heavy downpour a couple of days ago  leaving villagers disconnected. The problem didn’t end there as villagers had to wade through flooded streets in low lying areas of the region.

Port Blair

To provide succour to the flood affected people of Kerala, an amount of Rs.

Port Blair

A large numbers of eligible candidates  residing in far-flung areas of these islands and official representative of A & N Pharmacist Association, A & N Islands met with Mr Bishnu Pada Ray, Member of Parliament recently and requested him to take up the matter w

Port Blair

The Department of Science & Technology celebrates World Ozone Layer Day on 16th September every year. The theme for World Ozone Layer Day 2018 is “Keep Cool and Carry On”.

Port Blair

The state president of BJP, A&N Islands met the Secretary (Sports), A&N Administration on Friday.

Port Blair

A blood donation camp was organised on the occasion of Indian Oil Day at IOC Port Blair Terminal. The camp was organised in collaboration with Andaman & Nicobar AIDS Control Society, Blood Bank, G B Pant Hospital, Port Blair.

Author: 
Arun Srivastava

While India grieves the demise of its beloved statesman-leader Atal Behari Vajpayee, political leaders, ruling elites and the corporate board rooms are weighing its implications for the electoral prospects of BJP and Modi in the 2019Lok Sabha polls. This is particularly in view of the perception that Modi is losing his touch and charisma.

Author: 
Kalyani Shankar

With the BJP leaders including Prime Minister Narendra Modi advocating ardently ‘One Nation, One Poll,’ there are questions in the political circles whether it is possible or feasible before the next Lok Sabha polls, and if not, why are they talking about it.

There is a growing tendency in the ruling class, irrespective of ideology or party affiliation, to frown upon and suppress dissent. The temptation is to label strong critics of the government and its policies as anti-national or guilty of sedition. Therefore, the Law Commission’s recent observation that criticizing the country or a particular aspect of it cannot be treated as ‘sedition’ is to be welcomed.