Date wise Archive

Abu Dhabi

Pope Francis held a historic public mass for an estimated 170,000 Catholics at a stadium in the capital of the United Arab Emirates on Tuesday, capping the first ever papal visit to the Gulf where Islam was born.

Kabul

The Taliban killed at least 21 people in their latest attacks in Afghanistan, including 11 policemen who were slain when the insurgents stormed a checkpoint in northern Baghlan province, provincial officials said Tuesday.

Paris

Eight people have died in an overnight blaze at an apartment block in Paris that is being treated by police as possible arson attack, officials said Tuesday.

Islamabad

Pakistan on Tuesday observed Kashmir Solidarity Day, with top leaders extending their support to the people in the Valley and to finding a just and peaceful resolution to the issue.

NEW DELHI

Acrimonious scenes were witnessed in Lok Sabha on Tuesday as agitated members of the Trinamool Congress, protesting alleged misuse of the CBI, and the treasury benches clashed when the Motion of Thanks on President's address was taken up for discussion.

Jammu

Pakistani troops Tuesday violated ceasefire in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir by firing two rounds of rocket launchers towards an Army camp along the Line of Control (LoC) in the Krishna Ghati sector, an army officer said.

Raipur

In a major bureaucratic reshuffle, the Chhattisgarh government has transferred 40 Indian Administrative Service (IAS) and two Indian Forest Service (IFS) officials in the state.

NEW DELHI

BJD leader B Mahtab on Tuesday wondered whether reciting something in Sanskrit is not secular as he raised in Lok Sabha the issue of certain entities not agreeing with the decision for compulsory recitation of common prayers in Sanskrit by students in all Kendriya Vid

Bhubaneswar

Odisha Chief Minister and Biju Janata Dal (BJD) president Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday said the CBI should do non-political jobs and that nobody from the Trinamool Congress (TMC) had spoken to him on any issue, including the recent standoff between the central probe agen

Lucknow

The Uttar Pradesh government has invoked the Essential Services Maintenance Act (ESMA) banning strikes in all departments and corporations under it for a period of six months.

NEW DELHI

The Supreme Court Tuesday came down heavily on the Centre over the Assam National Register of Citizens (NRC) process and said it is hell bent on not allowing the work to continue.

Guwahati

Assam Finance Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Tuesday termed West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's charge that he was involved in the Saradha chit fund scam as "frivolous", even as the state Youth Congress staged a protest in front of the CBI office here, seeki

Kolkata

The third edition of Bajaj Electricals Pinkathon Kolkata 2019 presented by Colors, women’s run to be held on Sunday, 31st March 2019 at Rangers Ground, Maidan, Kolkata.

Chittaranjan

A Cancer Awareness Programme was organized by the Kasturba Gandhi Hospital (KGH) of Chittaranjan Locomotive Works (CLW) today  in Vivekananda auditorium.

Kolkata

Axiommax Oncology Pvt. Ltd. and Cadence Media has brought out a Music Album named Hausla, which is being released in the public interest. The song is available in five languages—Hindi, Marathi, Bengali, Tamil and Kannada.

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ZEENATH BIBI

Statistics released by National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) has revealed that the rate of suicides in these islands is much higher compared to the national average.

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ASHIM

The Subhash Mela organized by the Subhash Mela Committee, Bakultala every year to commemorate the birth anniversary of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose from 23rd of January, has fallen prey to controversy for late organizing the mela. The Subhash Mela Committee headed by Mr. Anil Bepari, Up Adhyaksh, N&M Andaman is being blamed for delay in organizing the mela.

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ZEENATH BIBI

Most people think that Home Science is confined to mastering household activities, but the fact is that the field of home science has advanced considerably since its origin. Home Science is today a vibrant field of study that covers home economics as well as other aspects such as sociology, psychology, community living, nutrition and textiles.

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ZEENATH BIBI

Around 200 students of Dr. B R Ambedkar Institute of Technology, Dollygunj painted murals on the walls at their college premises. The paintings are based on the themes of recent visit of the Prime Minister, Mahatma Gandhi and other burning issues including eco-friendly themes.

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SUBRATA

Targeting the women customers, the Bakultala branch of the A&N State Cooperative Bank has launched ‘Ladies Only’ two-wheeler loan scheme. Aimed at women, this scheme offers loans at 12.75 per cent interest. Under the scheme, finance is provided to the women to purchase two wheelers like scooty/ moped/battery operated vehicles.

Port Blair

Two days orientation training programme on Yoga, Ayurveda & Homoeopathy and 'Reorientation training on Gem & GFRs 2OI7' for AYUSH Paramedical staff under Health Department, NAM & NHM was organized by AYUSH Wing of DHS and A&N State AYUSH Society at AYU

Port Blair

Kala Kendra - a Society under the Department of Art & Culture will organize a month long ‘Photography Exhibition cum Competition’ on the theme "Happy Faces/Festival Times" in the Art Gallery and Studio located at Gandhi Park, Port Blair, which will commence from f

Port Blair

Going tough on illegal activities, the team from PS CCS conducted raids in different locations of the city and seized about 29 bottles of IMFL from R. Balamurugan, s/o Shri. Ramaswamy, R/o School Line, Ranchi Basti., S. Alagumandhiram, S/o Shri.

Port Blair

For the ensuing the General Election 2019, an Election Express Van was flagged off by Mr Udit Prakash Rai, Returning Officer, Andaman & Nicobar Islands Parliamentary Constituency/Deputy Commissioner, South Andaman recently.

Port Blair

Forty five Indian Forest Service (IFS) Probationers of 2017-19 (Group-A) visited Anthropological Museum on Sunday as part of their training programme.

Port Blair

The Non Gazetted Government Officers’ Association, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, has expressed serious concern over the denial of options for choosing channels in the ‘Basic Package’ and other gross violations of  TRAIs  regulations by the Local Cable Operators of th

Port Blair

The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), Regional Centre, Port Blair will be organizing Freshers Interaction Meeting tomorrow between 4 pm to 5 pm.

Port Blair

Doordarshan Kendra here will telecast a Krishi Live Phone-in-programme tomorrow from 5.30 pm to 6 pm. In the programme, Dr SK Zamir Ahmed, Principal Scientist CIARI will discuss on the topic “Career Opportunities in Agriculture” and will respond to viewer’s queries.

Port Blair

Doordarshan Kendra here will telecast a Krishi Live Phone-in-programme tomorrow from 5.30 pm to 6 pm. In the programme, Dr SK Zamir Ahmed, Principal Scientist CIARI will discuss on the topic “Career Opportunities in Agriculture” and will respond to viewer’s queries.

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