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PM Modi to lay stone *Power problems to vanish *Ships from littoral countries to supply fuel
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Agencies

Wait Islanders, power cuts will soon be a matter of past. A 50 MW Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) plant is coming up soon at Hope Town. Once done, the entire power issue in the Islands-whatever we have been facing in for long will be resolved for once and all.

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ASHIM

A rare King Cobra of about 3 mtrs length was caught from the house of one Ariya Shopen Dey, Bakultala. Forest Ranger, Mr. Sunny Varghese and office staff, Mr. Sanjeev Kumar, Bakultala range helped the villagers catch the snake. King Cobra is the world's longest venomous snake.

HANDS OFF BUT EYES ON
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Lt General Bhopinder Singh (Retd)

Sent as the Administrator responsible for the Relief-and-Rehabilitation in the immediate aftermath of nature's fury following the 2004 Tsunami that had claimed over 2000 lives and led to an unaccountable trail of destruction, my soldiers-instinct had made me marvel at the better-faring of the tragedy by our indigenous tribes.

MOU inked to promote bilateral economic ties * Admn working on e-visa, visa on arrival
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Agencies

The Government and business delegation from Indonesia, led by the Ambassador of the Republic of Indonesia to India, Mr.

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ASHIM

The Assistant Commissioner, Rangat, Dr. Dholeaom Kasinath Rao on Thursday inspected the village road from Shyamkund to Ullidera. The Zilla Parishad Member, Smt B Lakshmi Kant and area Patwari, Smt Suman Kumari accompanied the Assistant Commissioner. Despite laying of foundation of this village road by none other than Prof.

Port Blair

Preventive maintenance at 33/11 KV Phoenix Bay Sub-Station will be carried on Dec 1 from 8 am to 12 noon in view of the VVIP visit.

Port Blair

With completion of 75 years of Flag hoisting by Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose in A&N Islands a month to go, Admiral D.K.

Port Blair

Mr. Satyajeet Rajan, Director General (Tourism), Ministry of Tourism, Government of India, called on Admiral D.K. Joshi, PVSM, AVSM, YSM, NM, VSM (Retd), Lt Governor and Vice-Chairman, Islands Development Agency.

Port Blair

A stumper cricket tournament named ‘Rajiv Gandhi Premier League’, has been organized by the South Point Stars at Velodrome ground. The matches will start from 1st December 2018. The entry date for the teams is 30th November 2018. Mr. Suresh and Mr.

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Gopal Sankaranarayanan

At the beginning of last month, Justice Ranjan Gogoi commenced his term at the helm of the Supreme Court. He was quick to admit that he was “strict” and that he ought to be accepted thus. For those us who have crossed his path these half dozen years, this comes as no surprise. It is a welcome attribute in fact, if one has to truly retrieve an institution that is creaking under the heavy burdens of its past.

Donald Trump and controversy go hand in hand. The suspicion of a ‘Moscow hand’ in winning his election battle has dogged him at every step since his victory. The recent victory of the Democrats in the midterm elections to the House of Representatives has only added to the woes of the President. US prosecutors are saying that Paul Manafort, Trump’s former campaign chief, has repeatedly lied to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI).  Special Counsel Robert Mueller says Manafort had “lied on a variety of subject matters”.

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Amulya Ganguli

Mayawati’s comment that she is not interested in a post-poll pact with her latest ally, Ajit Jogi, in Chhattisgarh is yet another example of her singularly self-centred brand of politics which has little place for political partners outside her immediate objectives.

Every time the country nears a general election the Ram Mandir issue is revived, it takes the centre stage. The same thing has happened this time, too. A new dimension has been added. The Shiv Sena is trying to steal the thunder from its friend turned rival BJP. It is demanding that the BJP announce the date of starting the building of the temple. The Shiv Sena knows the BJP cannot announce the date because the whole matter is before the Supreme Court. The BJP knows it, too.