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Kolkata

Around 42 passengers were taken ill, five of them seriously  after smoke was detected inside an air-conditioned coach of the Kolkata Metro today, officials said.

Women’s commission welcomes passage of Bill, Owaisi questions intention
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The Lok Sabha today passed the Bill which criminalises the practice of instant triple talaq with the Union government rejecting the contention that it was aimed at targeting a particular community.

Dharamshala

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today accused the Congress of befooling farmers on loan waivers, saying the governments led by the party had not fulfilled its promises in the past.

Shimla

Thirty-five students on their way to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's rally in Dharamshala were injured when their bus overturned in Kangra district today, an official said.

NEW DELHI

A Delhi court today allowed 12-day custodial interrogation by National Investigation Agency of 10 people arrested on the suspicion of being members of an ISIS-inspired group who were allegedly planning suicide attacks and serial blasts, targeting politicians as also g

NEW DELHI

Union finance minister Arun Jaitley today lauded the NIA for busting an alleged Islamic State terror plot, and defended a recent government order authorising investigative agencies to monitor any computer.

350 customers as on date *100 branches planned
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ZEENATH BIBI

Launched by Prime Minister, Mr Narendra Modi to leverage the expansive network of the postal department to ensure financial inclusion for the masses and to take banking to the doorstep of every citizen of the country, the India Post Payments Bank (IPPB) branch in these islands is gaining fast popularity.

Port Blair

The Gram Sabha was organized for finalization of “Gram Panchayat Development Plan” in association with line departments for the year 2019-20 under “People’s Plan Campaign” with theme “Sabki Yojana-Sabka Vikas” on Thursday at Community Hall Mithakhari.

Inaugurate, lay stones for series of projects *Address islanders at Netaji Stadium
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The Prime Minister, Mr Narendra Modi is scheduled to be on a two day visit to the A&N Islands on Dec 29 & 30, 2018. He is likely to arrive here in the evening of the 29th December. The Minister of Communications, Mr Manoj Sinha is also scheduled to accompany the Prime Minister.

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V SENTHIL KUMAR

Apathy of the Shipping Department towards maintaining operational efficiency of the vehicle ferry fleet deployed on the Middle Strait-Nilambur sector in Middle Andaman is inviting sharp criticism from commuters.

Port Blair

The Prime Minister, Mr Narendra Modi, will announce the establishment of a Deemed University for Andaman and Nicobar Islands during his visit on Dec 30. The long pending demand has been fulfilled after continuous persuasion of the local administration with the Govt.

Port Blair

The Aam Aadmi Party, A & N Islands, has objected to the proposal for renaming some islands during the visit of the Prime Minister.

Port Blair

Doordarshan Kendra here will telecast Hello Doctor Live Phone-in-programme tomorrow from 5.30 pm to 6 pm.

Port Blair

Doordarshan Kendra here will telecast Hello Doctor Live Phone-in-programme tomorrow from 5.30 pm to 6 pm.

Port Blair

Doordarshan Kendra here will telecast Hello Doctor Live Phone-in-programme tomorrow from 5.30 pm to 6 pm.

Port Blair

The Member of Parliament, A & N Islands, Mr Bishnu Pada Ray has condoled the sudden demise of Smt Guru Lakshmi, mother of Mr P Kannan, President, Govt. Employees Federation,  A& N Islands. She passed away on Wednesday.

Port Blair

This is for the information of all tourists and tour operators that the Museums of the National Memorial Cellular Jail will remain closed from 3 pm on Dec.29, 2018 to 4.30 pm on Dec.30, 2018 due to administrative reasons.

Port Blair

The scheduled sailing of MV Nancowry to Chennai via Nancowry and Campbell Bay on Jan 1, 2019 at 10 am has been revised. Now the vessel MV Nancowry will sail to Chennai directly from Port Blair on Jan 2 at 10 am instead of via Nancowry and Campbell Bay.

Port Blair

To facilitate the general public from different areas of these islands to witness the proposed event on the occasion of 75th Anniversary of the hoisting of National Flag on 30.12.2018 at Port Blair, the Directorate of Shipping Services has made shipping arrangements f

Kolkata

Dhumketu Puppet Theatre, a registered troupe of Regional Outreach Bureau (Song & Drama Division), Kolkata, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Govt. of India is organizing a social awakening puppet play.

Kolkata

Purushottam Bagchandka Academic School was established in 2001 by Lakhi Parmatma Charitable Trust with an objective to provide quality education and fostering all round development of its students. P.K.

Kolkata

Celebration of winter festivities started off in the city with the joint celebration of New Town Book Fair, New Town Fair and the National Poetry festival.

Guwahati

The Gauhati High Court has issued a notice to the state of Assam and a complainant on the basis of a petition filed by a transgender beggar, seeking quashing of an FIR, police charge sheet and a local court order against her on charges of illegally collecting money in

Kumarikata

A weekly rural market in Assam's Baksa district exclusively sells rat meat as the finished rat, cooked as a spicy gravy dish or nicely browned, is considered a Sunday delicacy.

Bhubaneswar

Opposition Congress and BJP Thursday demanded the resignation of Odisha Agriculture minister, Pradeep Maharathy for his comments on the acquittal of two persons arrested in connection with Pipili gang rape incident, which has hurt the sentiment of women in the state.

Agartala

The by-elections for the vacant seats in nine municipal bodies of Tripura, including Agartala Municipal Corporation, is underway with over 30 per cent voter turnout recorded during the first four hours of polling on Thursday, officials said.

Kolkata

Indian Railways being the lifeline of the nation, provides cheaper and reliable means of transportation for millions of rail users.

Chittaranjan

To celebrate 100 years of Rover Scout, CLW district association has organized an Awareness Rally focuses on themes of “Pollution and  Save Energy” and “Join the Scout Movement” to encourage the residents of CLW township.

Kolkata

South Eastern Railway (SER) has decided to earmark reserved accommodation in popular Mail/Express trains for female passengers in order to provide hassle free journey.

Kolkata

The vast stretch of Indo Myanmar Border along the North Eastern states of Arunachal, Nagaland, Manipur and Mizoram is manned by the Assam Rilfes (AR). This unfenced border along very challenging terrain presents a huge challenge for the Armed forces guarding it.

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