Date wise Archive

Port Blair

The Adhyaksh of Zilla Parishad, Ms Sanjib Kumar Mandal inaugurated the Mini Stadium with playground at Vivekananda Kendra Zilla Parishad Vidyalaya, Port Mout as also laid the foundation stone for auditorium, eight classrooms and toilets on Monday.

Port Blair

The Member of Parliament, Mr Bishnu Pada Ray has been consistently pursuing the long pending demand of Chowkidar of the Revenue Department for regularisation of their services by creating supernumerary posts with the Ministry of Home Affairs.

Port Blair

A Zonal Level Science Art and Craft Exhibition under Rangat Educational Zone organized by  Deputy Education Office on Tuesday at GSSS Rangat. Mr Gyan Sheel Dubey, Deputy Education Officer inaugurated the exhibition as the chief guest.

Port Blair

The North and Middle Andaman District Branch of Indian Red Cross Society, A & N Branch conducted a mock drill for students of AISECT Computer Education, Rangat recently at the Samiti Bhawan Hall.

Port Blair

The Directorate of Tourism, A&N Administration intends to participate in 'SATTE -2019' scheduled to be held from Jan 16 to 18, 2019 at the India Expo Centre, Greater Noida.

Port Blair

In its Bangla programme tomorrow, the All India Radio here will broadcast a LIVE phone-in programme from 5.30 pm to 6 pm on the topic ‘Respiratory problems in children’.

Port Blair

The IGNOU Regional Director, Dr S Ganesan, has given a talk on “IGNOU Admissions” at Doordarshan Kendra, Port Blair. It will be telecast at 6.45 pm tomorrow in Doordarshan Kendra here.

Port Blair

The Andaman & Nicobar AIDS Control Society (ANACS) jointly organized a Voluntary Blood Donation camp with HDFC Bank, Junglighat on Monday. Altogether, 22 donors donated blood voluntarily during the camp.

Port Blair

To fulfil the needs and aspirations of the general public of Kamorta Island during the festive season, the Transport Department has inducted one new bus in the fleet of STS Unit at Kamorta strengthening the fleet of buses to five so as to provide efficient and seamles

Port Blair

The Central Island Agricultural Research Institute has released the agromet bulletin for farmers for the period from Dec 12 to 16. In the bulletin, CIARI forecast cloudy weather with moderate to heavy rainfall in the next five days.

Port Blair

Doordarshan Kendra, Port Blair will telecast a programme titled “Samaj Kalyan Board Ki Gatividhiyan” tomorrow at 5 pm. Dr  Poonam Arora, Chairperson, A&N  SWAB will be the expert and Mr Abhijit Agarwal will be the moderator in the programme.

Port Blair

YMCA here organized Ecumenical Christmas Carol Singing Service last Saturday in its multipurpose hall for Sunday School Students and Christian Institutions. Mr. Biju Thomas Jacob, President welcomed the gathering.

Port Blair

The State President of BJP, A & N Islands, Mr Vishal Jolly has urged the Lt. Governor to consider bestowing LG’s Commendation Certificate to a bereaved mother on the occasion of Republic Day next year.

NEW DELHI

A Delhi court today allowed the CBI plea seeking permission to take signature and handwriting samples of Christian Michel James, the alleged middleman who has been chargesheeted and arrested in the graft-tainted AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal.

Srinagar

Three policemen were killed today when Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorists attacked a guard post outside a minority pocket in south Kashmir's Shopian district, officials said.

NEW DELHI

The Supreme Court today deferred to next month the hearing on Maharashtra government's appeal challenging the Bombay High Court refusal to extend the 90-day limit for filing chargesheet in the Koregaon-Bhima violence case.

Raipur

Climbing the populism ladder, the BJP's longest-serving chief minister Raman Singh gave rice, mobiles and even medical advice almost free to a large population, but his bid for another shot at ruling Chhattisgarh saw him touching feet of his Uttar Pradesh counterpart

Hyderabad

From living a life of near anonymity as a Congress foot soldier to becoming the mascot of Telangana pride who brought down the then mighty Congress to its knees and wrested statehood, K Chandrasekhar Rao has navigated the choppy waters of politics with the ease of a m

Hyderabad

Congress, appeared heading for a big loss in Telangana Assembly elections, today raised suspicion of EVM manipulation and demanded 100 per cent counting of the VVPAT slips.

NEW DELHI

The BJP headquarters in Delhi wore a relatively deserted look today, even as Congress workers celebrated their party's good show in Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh at its headquarters here.

NEW DELHI

Rajya Sabha chairman M Venkaiah Naidu today had a tough time controlling his emotions as he mentioned the passing away of Union minister and "dear friend" Ananth Kumar.

Mumbai

After winning the Dhule Municipal Corporation polls, the ruling BJP is way ahead of other parties with 1,100 seats in its kitty out of the total 2,732 seats in 27 urban civic bodies across Maharashtra.

NEW DELHI

An RPF team of Northern Railway has busted racketeers carrying a cache of silver worth Rs 75 lakh on-board the Telangana Express, the ministry said in a statement today. Sleuths of Ballabgarh RPF seized 262 kg of silver from them.

Chennai

The Madras High Court on Monday issued a notice to the Tamil Nadu government on a plea seeking special reservation for transgenders in appointments for government jobs.

Puducherry

Puducherry chief minister V Narayanasamy led the Union Territory in paying tributes to nationalist poet Subramania Bharathi on his 136th birth anniversary today.

Raipur

The LED screen at select locations installed by the Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) of Chhattisgarh were an attraction for the residents of the state’s capital. People in large numbers were found watching the telecasts by news channels of the trends of results.

Kolkata

A Jaipur-Kolkata IndiGo flight with 136 passengers on board made an emergency landing in Kolkata after smoke engulfed the plane mid-air, prompting the government to order a probe, an official said on Tuesday.

Dimapur

Normal life was affected in Dimapur, Nagaland's largest town and commercial hub, during the 12-hour bandh called by the Public Action Committee (PAC) on Monday, officials said.

Agartala

Tripura Police on Monday arrested 450 picketers of the Indigenous Nationalist Party of Twipra (INPT) after it blocked stretches of NH-8 and railway tracks, as part of a 12-hour strike to press for scrapping of the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016.

Ramgarh

A farmer has been trampled to death by elephants in Ramgarh district, a senior Forest department official said on Tuesday.

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