Date wise Archive

NEW DELHI

The Centre told the Supreme Court Friday that it has to "believe in miracles" and see if the 15 miners, who have been trapped for almost a month inside an illegal rat-hole coal mine filled with water in Meghalaya, come out alive.

Agartala

Five Indigenous political parties have called a dawn-to-dusk bandh in the Tripura Tribal Areas Autonomous District Council (TTAADC) on Saturday to protest against unprovoked police firing at Madhabbari in West Tripura district earlier this week.

Kolkata

ER RPF has done commendable performance by rescuing a minor girl, returning left behind valuables to the passengers and apprehending a tout by a raid in a travel agency recently.

Kolkata

For the convenience of the pilgrims during Gangasagar Mela – 2019 as well as to clear the anticipated rush on the occasion, Eastern Railway has made elaborate arrangements.

Kolkata

IDBI Federal Life Insurance, one of India’s leading insurance companies, along with the organizers, NEB Sports today announced an extension in the registration date for the 3rd edition of the IDBI Federal Life Insurance Kolkata Full Marathon 2019, scheduled for Sunday

Kolkata

At the book launch of Lutyens’ Maverick: Ground realities, Hard choices and Tomorrow’s India by Baijayant “JAY” Panda organized by the Indian Chamber of Commerce in Kolkata today.

Kolkata

As social initiative taken by the country’s premier institute FIITJEE, for training IIT – JEE aspirants it’s Fortunate 40 admission test will be conducted nation-wide on February 3, 2019.

9 more SER stations to be added
Report by: 
EOI CORRESPONDENT

Shalimar Station of South Eastern Railway has been provided with free Wi Fi facility from today. The Wi Fi facility for the rail users of this station has been commissioned by RailTel for providing free high speed state-of-the-art world class internet experience to the commuters.

Kolkata

For the convenience of the pilgrims of Kumbha Mela, 12381 Up/12382Down Howrah - New Delhi Poorva Express will stop at PRAYAG station for two minutes from 13.01.2019 to 05.03.2019 in both up & down directions on nominated days.

Report by: 
ZEENATH BIBI

Amid local newspaper reports of shortage of essential life savings drugs, comes another shocker from the lone referral hospital of these islands, the GB Pant Hospital. As per sources, many expiry date blood bags were detected in the hospital on Friday.

Two-levels of examination from 2020 * Mathematics Basic & Mathematics Standard * Multiple options in Compartmental exams
Report by: 
EOI BUREAU

In a major reform, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has decided to introduce two levels of examination in Mathematics for the students appearing in the Board examination for the academic session ending March 2020 onwards.

Report by: 
V SENTHIL KUMAR

Taking prompt action after a report published in this daily recently, the Electricity Division of Rangat in Middle Andaman has initiated steps to replace the dangerously leaning pole at Dhalli Khethi, Rangat in Middle Andaman.

Port Blair

In the seventh episode of ‘Morning Tea –Aapke Saath’ on Jan 14 from 7.15 am to 7.55 am, the All India Radio here will broadcast a discussion on the topic ‘Disaster Management and Challenges ahead’.

Port Blair

The Indian Meteorological Department, Kolkata has forecast rain or thundershowers at a few places over Andaman & Nicobar islands in the next four days.

Port Blair

The Central Island Agricultural Research Institute has released the agromet bulletin for the period from Jan 12 to 16, 2019. In the bulletin, CIARI forecast partly cloudy weather with light to moderate rainfall in the next next five days.

Port Blair

The Directorate of Disaster Management (DDM) organized mock drills on earthquake conducted on Friday at Govt. Sr. Sec. School, Bathu Basti, Invent Public School, Prothrapur and Saraswathi Shisu Mandir School, Prothrapur.

Port Blair

In a recent meeting, the Homfraygunj Martyrs Memorial Committee (HMMC) has taken a decision to organize a solemn function to mark the 75th Martyrdom Anniversary of the 44 Martyrs of the Indian Independence League (IIL) at Balidan Vedi – The State Martyrs Memorial Homf

Port Blair

The provisional list of eligible and ineligible candidates, who applied for Post of Assistant Professor (Contract) in subjects such as Psychology, Sociology, English and Business Administration in ANCOL has been displayed in the college notice board, Chakkargaon Port

Port Blair

The All India Radio here will conduct audition for its panel of Transmission Assignee’s in Hindi language.

Port Blair

Urgent maintenance of 2x33/11 KV 10 MVA power transformer at Garacharama Sub-Station will be carried out tomorrow from 7 am to 12 noon.

Port Blair

To facilitate students of Andaman & Nicobar Islands, the IGNOU Regional Centre organizes special video classes on every Saturday.

Port Blair

Doordarshan Kendra here will telecast a special Programme “Guru Ji Ke Path Par-Guru Parab Par Sandesh-in connection with Guru Gobind Singh  Birth Anniversary celebrations with a  talk by Dalwinder Singh Toor on Jan 14 from 6.45 pm.

Port Blair

A seven-day long duration training on "Scientific Dairy Farming and Value Addition in Milk" was inaugurated by Mr Kuldeep Rai Sharman, Chairman, A & N State Coop.

Port Blair

The written examination for recruitment to the Post of Inspector of Cooperative Societies will be conducted on Jan 13, 2019.

Port Blair

The recruitment of Primary School Teachers notified by Education Department vide F.No.8-10(1427)/Edn/CCB/PST-Rect (DR)/2018/3348 dated 16/7/2018 is hereby cancelled due to administrative  reasons.

Author: 
P. Sreekumaran

A deft political move from the CPI(M)-led Left Democratic Front (LDF) has knocked the stuffings out of the criticism levelled by the Congress-led United Democratic Front (UDF) and the Sangh Parivar against the move to organize a women’s wall on January 1, 2019.

Within a couple of days of his being reinstated as CBI Director by the Supreme Court, Alok Verma has again been shunted out of the CBI by the Selection Committee comprising the Prime Minister, the Leader of the Opposition and a judge of the Supreme Court deputed by the Chief Justice of India on his behalf. The Prime Minister was determined to have Verma out of the premier investigating body. He was supported by Justice Sikri.