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ZEENATH BIBI

The new integrated terminal building of the Veer Savakar International Airport here, which is fast taking shape and expected to be complete by 2020, will contribute to the global air transportation network and foster economic growth as the Ministry of Civil Aviation, GoI projects growth of air passenger traffic in India to 1.12 billion per year from the current 187

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KURMA RAO

The Councillor of Ward No. 2 and Chairperson for Education & Social Justice, Municipal Council, Mr R Someswara Rao has urged the Deputy Commissioner of South Andaman to provide life saving equipment at Haddo.

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EOI BUREAU

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has asked all affiliated schools to upload best practices as videos, testimonials, case studies and images at the Shagun Web-portal of the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD).

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Debkumar Bhadra

As far as delivery of services in these islands are concerned, it is no secret that customers had been getting a raw deal since choice in almost cent per cent cases is limited to single operator/service provider. Be it Telecom, Internet, LPG, POLor Cable TV Networks “take it or leave it” is the regime that is in vogue.

Port Blair

Indian Coast Guard and the Airport Authority of India on Wednesday formally signed a Memorandum of Understanding at Coast Guard Regional Headquarters (A & N) in the presence of Inspector General Maneesh Vishal Pathak, Commander Coast Guard Region(A & N).

Report by: 
EOI BUREAU

The Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Department of Higher Education, has requested all schools to organize diverse events to mark Matribhasha Diwas on Feb 21 and promote use of mother tongue.

Port Blair

Around 13 projects under the MPLAD scheme has been completed in Andaman and Nicobar Islands at a total expenditure of Rs 11.13 crores in the financial year 2018-19.

Port Blair

Justice B. Rajendran, Chairperson, Tamil Nadu Real Estate Appellate Tribunal (TNREAT), Andaman & Nicobar Islands and Pondicherry alongwith Mr M.

Port Blair

The delegation of Hindu Jagaran Manch met the Secretary (Education), Mr D Manikandan requesting him to change the date of Katchara Utsav that coincides with Vasanth Panchami on Feb 10.

Port Blair

The Department of Home Science, JNRM, in association with the National Institute of Social Defense (NISD), Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Govt.

Port Blair

In view of the forthcoming Parliamentary Constituency Election, 2019, a quiz competition for class XI & XII students of various schools of South Andaman District was organized by Returning Officer, A & N Islands Parliamentary Constituency on Wednesday at Khals

Port Blair

The Central Island Agricultural Research Institute has released the agromet bulletin for farmers for the period from Feb 6 to 10. In the bulletin, CIARI forecast partly cloudy weather in the next five days.

Port Blair

The Port Blair Station of All India Radio will broadcast a LIVE phone-in interactive programme entitled “HELLO DOCTOR” on Feb 9 from 7.20 am to 7.55 am. The topic of the discussion will be “Cancer - Symptoms and Treatment”. Dr.

Port Blair

The executive committee of Samajwadi Party, A & N Islands met recently and held detailed discussions on the ensuing General Election 2019. The meeting unanimously decided to field its own candidate for the Parliamentary Elections 2019 from these islands.

Port Blair

The State President of BJP, A&N Islands, Mr Vishal Jolly has mourned the sudden demise of Tara Singh, aged about 47 years, son of Avtar Singh, Ex Pradhan, resident of Dollygunj. He passed away on Wednesday.

Port Blair

The President, Pradesh Congress Committee, A & N Islands, Mr Kuldeep Rai Sharma   and other leaders of the party have deeply mourned the demise of Mr Tara Singh, aged about 48 years, son of Mr Avtar Singh, resident of Dollygunj.

Port Blair

As part of its regular activities for the promotion of Art and Culture, Department of Art & Culture in Collaboration with Kala Kendra Society will be conducting a "Poet's Meet" on 2nd March 2019 at Andaman Club at 10.00 AM.

Port Blair

The Executive Committee Member of Shri Shri Gour Netai Seva Sangha, Manglutan, South Andaman will organize “Bhagawat Katha & Mahanam Sankirtan” (24-Prahar) from tomorrow at the Manglutan Ground, Opposite Police Station, Humpherygunj.

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Dr. S. Ganesan

It is a well known fact that by acquiring / qualifying B.Ed., degree, one can become school teacher. But, what is next?  The teacher is always expected to be a learner, through life-long continuing education. The upward movement of school teacher towards management positions is one of the preferred carrier paths. Moving up in the carrier ladder needs certain special qualities, such as: mastery in subjects, specializations, super-specializations, research etc. The level jump requires certain additional qualification(s) in the field of education.

Author: 
Dr. C. Sadasiva

The North-East is boiling with people there on the streets protesting over the ill-thought out amendment to the Citizenship Act. It is not just the people of north-eastern states but all the democratic and secular minded people of India are genuinely concerned at the way the amendment was brought about which goes against the basic spirit of our Constitution.

The Centre announced a number of sops for the salaried middle class and the farmers in the budget. Since then a high voltage propaganda blitz has been unleashed by the BJP, mainly through a docile media, about the relief the Government has sought to give the urban middle class and the small and marginal farmers. Opinion surveys carried out among sections of both classes of the people brought out the fact that by and large, the targeted people are unappreciative of what has been given them. Live interviews with farmers about the supposed benefit of Rs.