Date wise Archive

Port Blair

The Chief of Naval Staff (CNS), Admiral Sunil Lanba, PVSM,AVSM, ADC commissioned INS Kohassa into Indian Navy at Naval Air Station (NAS) Shibpur, North Andaman on Thursday.

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ZEENATH BIBI

With steady rise in the number of road mishaps in the city, even cops are no longer safe. On Thursday, a 24 year old motorist driving a four-wheeler hit the vehicle of none other than the Superintendent of Police at VIP road. Fortunately no one suffered injuries in the mishap, but the collision caused colossal damage to both the vehicles.

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ZEENATH BIBI

Despite efforts of the UT administration to maintain total sanitation under the Swachh Bharat Mission, installation of bio-toilets to aid public health and sanitation has failed to yield desired results.

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ZEENATH BIBI

He has been striving relentlessly to turn villages under the Gram Panchayat Mannarghat into model villages. In a very short period of just three years, he has been able to achieve a lot by implementing about 200 village development projects earning him great esteemed from the villagers. Elected in the year 2015, Mr.

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V SENTHIL KUMAR

Students of Primary School, Rangat in Middle Andaman celebrated their 62nd Annual Athletic Meet with great enthusiasm on Thursday. The Deputy Education Officer of Rangat, Mr Shyam Singh Dubey, declared the meet open as the chief guest. The Principal of Govt. Sr. Sec. School, Sabari, Mr Singh grace the occasion as the guest of honor.

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V SENTHIL KUMAR

Netaji Youth Club, Bakultala in Middle Andaman will organize Subhash Mela from Feb 1 to 7, 2019. The Deputy Commissioner of North & Middle Andaman, Mr Awanish Kumar, will inaugurate the Mela as the chief guest at 7 pm on Feb 1.

Port Blair

A delegation of Andaman Tourism Stakeholders led by Mr CG Vijay, Senior Manager, Andaman Tourism along with Mr M Vinod, President, AATO is participating in the ongoing Travel Show OTM 2019 at Bombay Exhibition Centre, Goregaon, Mumbai, which got under on Jan 23.

Port Blair

The State Secretary of BJP, Andaman & Nicobar Islands and National Council Member of BJYM, Mr K Paramasivam met Mr Dharmendra Pradhan, Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas at his residence at New Delhi on Thursday.

Port Blair

To give much needed impetus on diversification in agriculture, Krishi Vigyan Kendra, N & M Andaman organised programme on “Backyard Pig Farming for Livelihood security” at Profullyanagar, Gram Panchayat Basantipur w.e.f. 21.01.19 to 23.01.19. Dr. D.

Port Blair

As part of 42nd raising day celebrations, large number of activities related to community service and profiling of ICG charter duties are being organised by Indian Coast Guard.

Port Blair

The Department of Art & Culture has taken up restoration of three Japanese bunkers of World War II with the support of INTACH, A&N Chapter.

Port Blair

ICAR-Krishi Vigyan Kendra (CIARI), N & M Andaman organised a three day training programme on “Preparation Of Low Cost Nutritious Recipes For Pregnant And Lactating Women” for Extension Functionaries of N and M Andaman, at Gram Panchayat Hall, Swadeshnagar recently

Port Blair

Doordarshan Kendra here will telecast Hello Doctor Live Phone-in-programme tomorrow from 5.30 pm to 6 pm. In the programme, expert Dr Murali Krishna will participate to discuss on the topic “Complications of Diabetics” and will respond to viewer’s queries.

Port Blair

A one-day workshop-cum-training on Disaster Management in Higher Education (DMHE) programme organised in the auditorium of Andaman Law College here on Thursday by the Directorate of Disaster Management to train and build the capacity of students with skills and capabi

Port Blair

The All India Radio here will broadcast an interview with the Director General of Police, Andaman Nicobar Islands, Mr Dependra Pathak on Jan 26. This will be the inaugural interview on VB FM Port Blair and will last for 40 minutes i.e. from 7.15 am to 7.55 am.

Port Blair

The Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad Port Blair Unit celebrated the 122nd birth anniversary of the great freedom fighter and Supreme commander of AZAD Hind fauj-  Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose at JNRM Seminar Hall.

Port Blair

The National Students’ Union of India has come up with unique students campaign called Behtar Bharat to promote fraternity, opportunity, equality, Justice and Liberty among student community.

Port Blair

In the 8th episode of ‘Morning Tea –Aapke Saath’ on Jan 28, the All India Radio here will broadcast a discussion on the topic ‘GST- Challenges and Solutions’. It can be heard from 7.15 am to 7.55 am.

Port Blair

Bringing the Police Week celebrations to a close, a mega event in the form of ‘POLICE UTSAV-2019’ was organized by Andaman & Nicobar Police on Wednesday at ITF Ground here.

Port Blair

The birth anniversary celebration of Netaji Subash Chandra Bose was organized by Swaraj Shaheed Sang and Nehru Yuva Kendra, Dairy Farm. The Chairperson, PBMC, Smt Ansuya Devi was the chief guest on the occasion while Dr. TK Jijith Rekah was the guest of honour. Mr.

Author: 
P. Sreekumaran

The Pinarayi Vijayan-led Left Democratic Front (LDF) government has been lurching from blunder to blunder on the highly sensitive Sabarimala issue.
The government has obviously learnt nothing from its past mistakes. The latest faux pas is a list it submitted in the apex court of 51 young women in the 10-50 age group who ‘visited’ the hill shrine after the Supreme Court judgment allowing women of all ages to enter Sabarimala.

What was being speculated for years has ended. Priyanka Gandhi has decided at last to enter politics. Formally. Her brother, Congress President Rahul Gandhi, has appointed her the party’s secretary in charge of eastern Uttar Pradesh – the traditional bastion of the Nehru-Gandhis. Will she be able to turn the fortunes of her party? Time alone will tell. Physical similarities apart, she has the charm and grace of her grandmother Indira. And the same bewitching smile.