Date wise Archive

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EOI CORRESPONDENT

In the northern region of this territory, along the banks of river Kalpong is the story of how a key ecosystem is headed for destruction as authorities preferred turning a blind eye to unauthorized activities over the past several years.

OPINION
Report by: 
Lt General Bhopinder Singh (Retd)

The erstwhile-penal settlement of Andaman and Nicobar Islands is steeped in the Indian freedom struggle and to the frequently changing-hands of colonial powers including the Danes, Austrians, Japanese, and twice the British.

NHIDCL, EOI teams clean up Corbyn’s Cove beach
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ROOPA LALL

Committed to the Swachh Bharat Mission of the Union Government, the National Highway and Infrastructure Development Corporation Limited (NHIDCL) brought out a massive rally and cleanliness campaign on Tuesday. As part of observance of Swachhta Pakhwada, the rally led by Mr Manoj Kumar Verma of NHIDCL and participated by hundreds of students from Govt. Sr. Sec.

Port Blair

Neha Bhatt, an entrepreneur who makes handcrafted soaps, shampoo and conditioning bar under the brand ‘Cosmic Island’, only from indigenous raw materials of these islands, has won the coveted ‘National Entrepreneurship Award-2018’ instituted by The Ministry of Skill D

Port Blair

On receipt of report from the DRMs working  in different division of APWD, Mr Bishnu Pada Ray, Member of Parliament, has requested the Secretary, APWD for ensuring the disbursement of arrear payment on account of fixation of 1/30th pay to the DRMs  working in differen

Port Blair

The Directorate of Information, Publicity and Tourism, during a meeting last month with stakeholders like Directorate of Industries, PBMC, Electricity Department, India Tourism, ACC1 and Hotelier Association of A & N Islands, noted that a large number of unregiste

Port Blair

Andaman Law College has announced functioning of a Legal Aid Clinic at its campus every Wednesday (except government holidays) between 2 pm to 5 pm.

Port Blair

Shree Shree Hari Guru Chand Sanskritik Sangha will celebrate Annual Matua Festival 2019 from Jan 15 to 17 at Shree Hari Mandir, Sippighat. On Jan 15, Adhibas and other spiritual activities will be held from 8 am along with whole night kirtan and prasad distribution.

Port Blair

The Government Polytechnic, Diglipur proposes to engage two heavy vehicle drivers on daily rated basis.

Port Blair

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

Port Blair

Like previous years, the year also the Founder President of Sudhanhgshubala Foundation, Mr Bhabesh Majumder, will be celebrating the birth anniversary of  Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose on 23rd January, 2019 at Bengali Club here.

Port Blair

At a special meeting held in the conference hall of the Council on Tuesday, the Chairperson, Councillors and senior officers of the Council observed two minute silence in respect of departed souls, Basu Kumar, Ex-secretary, PBMC and a retired senior officer of A&N

Port Blair

The Central Island Agricultural Research Institute has released the agromet bulletin for the period from Jan 9 to 13, 2019. In the bulletin, CIARI forecast partly cloudy weather with light to moderate rainfall in the next five days.

Port Blair

The INCOIS Observatory, Hyderabad, has forecast high waves in the range of 3.5 – 3.9 meters during 08:30 hours on 09-01-2019 to 23:30 hours of 10-01-2019 along the west coast of Andaman Islands from Ten Degree Channel to Coco Channel.

Port Blair

The vessel M V Campbell Bay is scheduled to sail for for Vizag tomorrow at 4 pm from Haddo wharf. Embarkation of passengers will commence from 2 pm and continue till 3 pm. Embarkation of passengers will be closed one hour before the schedule time.

Port Blair

The vessel M.V. SWARAJ DWEEP is expected to arrive at Port Blair on Jan 10 at around 6 am from Chennai.

Port Blair

The vessel MV Swaraj Dweep (Voy. No. 949) is scheduled to sail for Chennai on Jan 11 at 10 am from Haddo wharf. Excess baggage will be loaded from 2 pm to 4 pm on Jan 10 one day prior to sailing of the vessel.

Port Blair

The 30th Road Safety Week is being observed by A & N Police from Jan 7 to 13 this year. Various activities to increase awareness about road safety is being carried out by the A & N Police.

BJP president Amit Shah acceding to the demand of JD(U) chief Nitish Kumar to let him contest 17 seats in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections has not come as surprise. Even before the seat sharing process began, it was known that BJP would not engage Nitish on this issue; instead it would settle down to his demands.

The Supreme Court order today reinstating Alok Verma as CBI chief is seen as the end of a three-month old episode of bitter and even childish acrimony between two top officials of the most prestigious investigating agency of the country. Quite naturally the Opposition has dubbed it as a setback for the NDA government, victory of justice and stalling saffron sacrilege of the constitution.