Portblair Island News

Port Blair, 16 Nov 2017/--/The Ministry of Power had launched the National Awareness Campaign to promote Energy Conservation in the country. Painting competition for students has been included as one of the activities of the campaign.  State Level Painting Competition was held on Tuesday in the...

Port Blair, 16 Nov 2017/--/In accordance with A & N IV Rules 2016, OBM operator COC-Exam-2017 is scheduled to be conducted on 09th Dec. 2017. All eligible candidates, who fulfil the below mentioned criteria, may apply for OBM Operator examination along with documents viz Photo ID Card (Aadhaar...

Port Blair, 16 Nov 2017/--/Yoga Federation of India is conducting 2nd Yoga Federation Cup competition at Dharamsala, Karnataka from 20th to 24rd November, 2017. From Andaman, Sai Yoga Education and Charitable Trust winners in 42nd National Yoga Championship which was held at Ghaziabad, Uttar...

Port Blair, 16 Nov 2017/--/The members of Agnikula Kshatriya Sangam, A&N Islands heartily thanked Mr. Ashok Gajapathi Raju, Minister of Civil Aviation, GoI, Lt. Governor and concerned officers of A&N Administration for introduction of Daily to and fro Air Service by Indian Airlines between...

Port Blair, 16 Nov 2017/--/A two days workshop-cum-orientation programme will be held on Nov 25 and 26, 2017 for the in-service untrained Primary School Teachers whose admission to the online D.El.Ed. programme, being conducted through National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS), has been confirmed...

DIGLIPUR, 16 Nov 2017/--/Mr. Vishal Jolly, State President BJP, A&N Islands has appointed Mr. Manoj Pal as the District President, Diglipur District and Mr. K. Srinivasan, Ex-President Diglipur District as the State Executive Member, Bharatiya Janata Party, A&N Islands. He wishes them all...

Port Blair, 16 Nov 2017/--/Distant  Cautionary Signal No. I kept hoisted at Port Blair port. The general public have been advised to take precautionary measures and contact the State Control Room, District Control Room and Emergency Operation Centres in case of any emergency.

Port Blair, 16 Nov 2017/--/Ex-Servicemen Mela is being organised on Nov 25, 2017 at Galathea Hall, NSRY from 10 am to 2 pm by the Naval Component Commander. Representatives from Ex-Servicemen Contributory Health Scheme (ECHS), State Bank of India (PB), Army, Navy and Airforce Component will be...

CAMPBELL BAY, 16 Nov 2017/--/Following assurance by the Deputy Commissioner of Nicobar District, ex-servicemen of Great Nicobar region met on Thursday at the Sainik Sarai here. The meeting held under the chairmanship of Mr Ranjit Kumar Singh, Ex-servicemen association of Campbell Bay resolved to...

Port Blair, 16 Nov 2017/--/The 3rd Day of the 64th All India Cooperative Week Celebration was inaugurated on Thursday in the conference hall of the RCS Office by Chief Guest Dr. R.N. Rath, Officer on Special Duty, Andaman Law College in presence of representatives of various Apex Level Cooperative...

Port Blair, 16 Nov 2017/--/The Science Wing of Directorate of Education conducted the State Level Science Quiz Competition 2017 for the Secondary and Senior Secondary students with an objective to develop scientific awareness, attitude and curiosity etc. among students. The competition was...

Port Blair, 16 Nov 2017/--/The 11th death anniversary of  Comrade R. Pious D’silva, former President of the Non-Gazetted Govt. Officers’ Association and CITU, A & N State Committee was observed on Thursday. A remembrance meeting was held at Crusade House, Phoenix Bay which was presided by Mr P...

Mayabunder, 15 Nov 2017/--/The sun was about to show up, when a bus belonging to SS Transport from Diglipur, on its way to Port Blair on Wednesday met with an accident and turned  upside down off the road and fell  into a shrub near Kadamtala. The journey was as a normal one till 4.30 am when the...

Port Blair, 15 Nov 2017/--/Beast croc captured After a tiring operation since Sunday, an expert team of the Department of Environment and Forest captured the 3.45 meter crocodile weighing about 500 kilos, which killed the  21-year-old private labourer, Bishnu Hari Mondal, a native of Midnapore in...

Port Blair, 15 Nov 2017/--/Mr. Bishnu Pada Ray, Member of Parliament, A & N Islands, Ms. Baby Fareeda, Adhyaksha, Zilla Parishad, South Andaman, Ms. Minati Biswas, Zilla Parishad Member, Guptapara constituency, Mr. Tarun Kumar, PCCF, Mr. D. M. Shukla, Addl. PCCF, Mr. Ram Bala, Pradhan, Gram...

Port Blair, 15 Nov 2017/--/The Ministry of Power had launched the National Awareness Campaign to promote Energy Conservation in the country. Painting competition for students has been included as one of the activities of the campaign.  State Level Painting Competition was held on 14.11.17 in the...

Port Blair, 15 Nov 2017/--/In support of the Mahapadav organised by central trade unions against the anti-worker, anti-people and anti-national policies of the BJP-led government at Parliament Street, New Delhi, CITU and INTUC jointly organised a mass dharna at Tiranga Park, Port Blair followed by...

Port Blair, 15 Nov 2017/--/The second day of the 64th All India Cooperative Week celebration was inaugurated on Wednesday at Panchayat Hall, Beodnabad by Dr. A. Kundu, Director, ICAR-CIARI in presence of representatives of various Apex Level Cooperative, Govt officials, PRI members and a large...

Port Blair, 15 Nov 2017/--/Mr. Anadiranjan Biswas, one of the vice presidents of the newly formed A&N Media Federation, an eminent Bengali writer (awarded with LG’s Commendation Certificate) as well as the Editor of Baakprotima (Bengali little magazine) and News Spotlight (monthly bilingual...

Port Blair, 15 Nov 2017/--/In connection with the consecration of the newly constructed Church, the “Shrine of St. Gregorious of Parumala” at the premises of St. Mary’s Orthodox Syrian Cathedral at Mohanpura will be inaugurated at 7:15 pm  on November  18. The Deputy Commissioner, South Andaman, Mr...

Port Blair, 15 Nov 2017/--/In great news for the islands, Kumari Saniya Subash, Calss X student of NCS, was one of the recipients of the prestigious National Child Awards from the hands of President of India, Mr. Ram Nath Govind at Rastrapati Bhawan, New Delhi on Tuesday for her exceptional...

Port Blair, 15 Nov 2017/--/In the era of everything going smart from gadgets to citywide control systems, IoT has become need of the hour. To give the students a real feel on the industry scope and scenario of IoT, an expert lecture was organized on November  11 by Industry expert Mr. Anush Gopalan...

Port Blair, 15 Nov 2017/--/As a drive to promote GOI flagship programme of “Beti Bachao Beti Padhao” (BBBP), Coast Guard Station Kamorta organised a painting competition for girl students of local schools and community on November  14 . The community at large, appreciated the Coast Guard efforts in...

DIGLIPUR, 15 Nov 2017/--/NYKS Foundation Day was celebrated by Nehru Yuva Kendra, Diglipur on Tuesday at Panchayat Hall, Ramnagar (Aadarsh Gram) where 60 male and female participants from different youth clubs of Diglipur zone took part. Ms. Phoolmani Tigga, Up-Pradhan, Gram Panchayat, Ram Nagar...

Port Blair, 15 Nov 2017/--/IEEE, is the world’s leading non-profit organisation dedicated to defining new standards and advancing technology for humanity, providing trusted information and career-development source for a global workforce of technology leaders. BRAIT is starting of IEEE chapter and...