Portblair Island News

Port Blair, 21 Jun 2018/--/Officials and staff of all Central Government Offices functioning at Kendriya Sadan, Ranchi Basti celebrated International Yoga Day with zeal in the auditorium of the Kendriya Sadan on Thursday. The Member of Parliament, Mr Bishnu Pada Ray was the chief guest on the...

Port Blair, 21 Jun 2018/--/The Minister of State for External Affairs, Mr MJ Akbar was shown the pre-world war – II era Japanese Binocular Telescope at Raj Niwas by Admiral D K Joshi, PVSM, AVSM, YSM, NM, VSM (Retd.), Lt. Governor, A & N Islands. The telescope is installed inside the office of...

Port Blair, 21 Jun 2018/--/The Managing Director, National Federation of State Cooperative Banks Ltd. (NAFSCOB) has intimated the Managing Director, A & N State Cooperative Bank Ltd. that NAFSCOB has been presenting Annual performance Awards to State Cooperative Banks, both in the III Tier...

Port Blair, 21 Jun 2018/--/Along with the rest of the world and country; the 4th International Day of Yoga was celebrated in these Islands too today. The A&N Administration had set up as many as 43 centers in South Andaman, North & Middle and Nicobar Districts where hundreds of yoga...

Port Blair, 21 Jun 2018/--/An impressive farewell parade in the honour of Smt. Nuzhat Hassan, the outgoing Director General of Police, was held at Police Lines, Port Blair on Wednesday. Altogether, 07 platoons including Executive Police (Male), Executive Police (Female), Home Guards, Fire Service,...

Port Blair, 21 Jun 2018/--/The President, Pradesh Congress Committee, Mr Kuldeep Rai Sharma  and other leaders  of   the  party have deeply mourned the  demise of   Smt R. Laxmi, 62 years R/o Baratang, (mother of Shri R. Alagarswamy, Member, Zilla Parishad, North & Middle  Andaman. In a release...

Port Blair, 21 Jun 2018/--/To commemorate the 4th international Yoga Day, Indian Coast Guard conducted mass yoga sessions all over Isles including remote stations at Diglipur, Campbelbay, Hutbay, Kamorta and Mayabandar. The mass yoga sessions were in line with the vision of Prime Minister Mr...

Port Blair, 21 Jun 2018/--/A Yoga session was conducted on Thursday at IOC Residential Colony here to mark International Yoga Day. The asanas practiced were according to the common yoga protocol set by Ministry of Ayush, Govt of India. Participation consisted of officers and employees (along with...

Port Blair, 21 Jun 2018/--/Doordarshan Kendra, Port Blair will telecast a Live Phone-in-programme  “Hello Doctor” on June 22 from 5.30 pm to 6 pm. In the programme, Dr. Amrit will talk on “Chronic Suppurative Otitis Media” and respond to viewer’s queries. Viewers can participate in the  LIVE Phone-...

Port Blair, 21 Jun 2018/--/The 4th International Yoga Day was celebrated at IGNOU Regional Centre here. The staff members both regular and daily wages participated in the function. Yoga Expert Mr Seral Arasan from Vasumathy Yoga Clinic, Dairy Farm spoke about the benefits of yoga and demonstrated...

Port Blair, 21 Jun 2018/--/Nehru Yuva Kendra, Diglipur celebrated International Day of Yoga at Community Hall, Laxmipur   in which 31  male and female participants from different Youth Club and Mahila Mondals of Diglipur zone participated. Mr Sujan Das, Pradhan, Gram Panchayat, Laxmipur was the...

Port Blair, 21 Jun 2018/--/A mass demonstration of yoga was held in the conference hall of ANCOL on Thursday. The programme started with welcome address by Ms. Jochibed Vincent, Principal (I/c.). Ms. Ratha was the Instructor on Yoga Asanas. All the faculties and staff’s of ANCOL participated...

Port Blair, 21 Jun 2018/--/Botanical Survey of India, Andaman & Nicobar Regional Centre, Port Blair, celebrated the International Day of Yoga on Thursday on the theme “Yoga for harmony and health”. Dr. Lal Ji Singh, Dy. Director & HoO, delivered welcome address and emphasized upon the...

Port Blair, 21 Jun 2018/--/The 4th International Day of Yoga was celebrated by Army, Navy & Airforce Wing NCC Cadets of A&N Islands in a befitting manner on Thursday. The 1 Sr. Jco, 5 PI Staff and 60 NCC Cadets from Army and Airforce wing in Port Blair participated in the Yoga demonstration...

Port Blair, 21 Jun 2018/--/International Day of Yoga was observed at Forest Training Institute (FTI),Wimberlygunj. As part of the celebration, mass yoga demonstration cum practice session was organised in the conference hall of Forest Training Institute (FTI), Wimberlygunj on Thursday involving...

Port Blair, 21 Jun 2018/--/A new work for construction of all weather rural road from Anganwadi Centre to Water Source at Mannarghat Ward No-1 under GP-Mannarghat under MGNREGA was launched at Gram Panchayat Mannarghat, South Andaman. The estimated cost of the work is Rs. 2,66,895/-. Mr O. Bashir,...

Port Blair, 21 Jun 2018/--/Transport Department is distributing a Pamphlet related to lodging of complaints with the Control Room of Transport Department and Police department against Autorickshaws plying without fare meter, extra charging, refusal to ply and misbehavior. All Autorickshaws owners/...

Port Blair, 21 Jun 2018/--/Around 1500 personnel and family members of Andaman & Nicobar Command celebrated International Yoga Day with great enthusiasm at various venues across the Islands.  Events like Yoga competitions, Yoga quiz and publishing of articles and banners were also conducted...

Port Blair, 21 Jun 2018/--/International Yoga day was observed on Gram Panchayat Mannarghat at Community Hall, Wright Myo on Thursday. Yoga teachers Smti Bichitra Mazumder, Smti Radhika anand Sekar and Assistance Yoga teacher Mr V. Ashokan guided the gathering. More than 75 local villagers of Gram...

Port Blair, 21 Jun 2018/--/The live telecast of Prime Minister of India, Mr Narendra Modi interacting with farmers of different ATARI Zones was screened at ICAR-KVK, South Andaman, Sippighat on Wednesday. The Prime Minister interacted with the farmers through NIC of different zones and motivated...

Port Blair, 21 Jun 2018/--/AICC in-charge for Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Mr Gaurav Gogoi attended the  meeting organized by  the  Andaman Nicobar Fisherman Congress Committee constituted under the aegis of All India Congress Committee  at Fish Landing Centre,  Junglighat on Thursday. Fishermen...

Port Blair, 21 Jun 2018/--/In order to bring self reliance among the youth of Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Patanjali Yog Peet, Haridwar plans to appoint District Salesmen in all the three districts of these islands to improve the sales of Patanjali Products. As such, the first round of selecting...

Port Blair, 21 Jun 2018/--/Power supply will remain suspended on June 23 from 8 am to 2 pm in connection with replacement of damaged RCC pole near Kali Mandir and Primary School, Garacharama. The areas to be affected are Sippighat, Teylarabad, Bimblitan, Manjeri, Guptapara, Manglutan, Wandoor,...

NEW DELHI, 21 Jun 2018/--/Teachers of Government schools can now send their entries directly for National Award for Teachers. Making the announcement recently, Union Minister for Human Resource Development, Mr Prakash Javadekar said that this is a new initiative, as earlier entries were selected by...

Port Blair, 21 Jun 2018/--/The Royal Thailand Navy and the Indian Navy have been participating in Coordinated Patrols (CORPATs) in the Indian Ocean region since 2005. Royal Thailand Naval Ship HTMS Longlom arrived at Haddo Wharf, Port Blair to mark the culmination of 26th edition of the Indo- Thai...