Portblair Island News

Port Blair, 13 Feb 2018/--/A Human Resource Development Programme on IPM for Farmers & NGOs was conducted recently at Panchayat Hall, Neil Kendra Gram Panchayat, Neil Island, South Andaman where Mr Ramakrishna Biswas, Pradhan, Neil Kendra G.P. was invited as chief guest and Mr Provas Ranjan...

Port Blair, 13 Feb 2018/--/Theb Nehru Yuva Kendra, Port Blair organised a ‘Block Level Neighborhood Youth Parliament’ under the Scheme of National Young Leaders  Programme (NYLP) at Community Hall, Calicut, South Andaman on  February 10, in association with Gram Panchayat Calicut and Zum Zum Youth...

Port Blair, 13 Feb 2018/--/The Non-Gazetted Govt. Officers’ Association, Andaman & Nicobar Islands organised a remembrance meeting to mark the 3rd death anniversary of Comrade SK Vyas, the legendary leader of Central Government employees and workers on Tuesday at Crusade House, Port Blair....

Port Blair, 13 Feb 2018/--/The Central Island Agricultural Research Institute has released the agromet bulletin for farmers for the period from Feb 14 to 18, 2018. In the bulletin, CIARI forecast partly cloudy weather with light rainfall is likely in the next five days. In South Andaman, 4 mm of...

Port Blair, 13 Feb 2018/--/The IGNOU offers UG, PG, PG Diploma and Certificate Programmes on wide range of subjects. To provide academic services to our students at Port Blair, we require more number of experts/resource persons working in the field/subject area. (need not be college teacher). We...

Port Blair, 13 Feb 2018/--/In the next episode of 'Apne Panchayat Se'  programme, Secretary (RD, PRI & ULB) Mr. Udit Prakash Rai, will be LIVE on AIR on February 14. In the programme developmental activities going on in Mannarghat Gram Panchayat and Guptapara Gram Panchayat will be discussed....

Port Blair, 13 Feb 2018/--/The Annual General Body Meeting of Andaman and Nicobar Gazetted Officers’ Association of Education Department was held recently to elect the office bearers for the association for a period of two years. The meeting unanimously elected Dr R Dev Das as President, Mr Lucas...

Port Blair, 13 Feb 2018/--/A week long non residential ‘Life Skills Education Programme’ under the Scheme of National Programme for Youth and Adolescent Development (NPYAD), Ministry of Youth Affairs and sports Govt. of India conducted by Nehru Yuva Kendra, Port Blair was Concluded Yesterday on...

Port Blair, 13 Feb 2018/--/TheUnion Minister of Agriculture,  Mr Radha Mohan Singh will inaugurate the community hall of Bihar Sanskritiki Parishad at Middle Point near Janata Bakery tomorrow at 7.30 pm. The Member of Parliament, Mr Bishnu Pada Ray, will be present on the occasion. In a release,...

BAKULTALA, 13 Feb 2018/--/Nehru Yuva Kendra, Rangat is organising a 7-day Life Skill Education Programme from February 13 at Govt. Senior Secondary School, Bakultala in order to provide opportunities for the reinforcement of existing positive behavior and strengthening of life skills that enable...

Port Blair, 12 Feb 2018/--/In a city with limited recreational avenues, exorbitant parking charges levied on movie lovers in the two Cineplexes here has come in for criticism from different corners. Albeit norms that charging for vehicles parked inside commercial complexes is illegal, cine-goers...

Port Blair, 12 Feb 2018/--/Kala Kendra’ – A & N Islands Society for Promotion of Art & Culture under Department of Art & Culture, A & N Administration had organized a month long production oriented theatre workshop in collaboration with National School of Drama, New Delhi. The month...

RANGAT, 12 Feb 2018/--/A massive gathering from different villages in the North and Middle Andaman region witnessed the maiden Raman Bagicha Beach festival at Nimbutala, Rangat Bay on Sunday. The Deputy Commissioner of North and Middle Andaman, Smt Kirti Garg inaugurated the mela in the presence of...

Port Blair, 12 Feb 2018/--/The 1st Dr. T. C. Khatri Memorial lecture was held at JNRM on 12th February 2018 commemorating the birth anniversary of Late Dr. T C Khatri, Associate Professor and former Head of Department of Zoology, JNRM and popularly known as ‘The Butterfly Man’ of A&N Islands....

Port Blair, 12 Feb 2018/--/Mr. K. P. Mammu, resident of Mannarghat won gold medal  in 200 meter  sprint race at the Athletics Meet organised by National Fire Service from February  4 at Nagpur (Maharashtra). The Pradhan, Gram Panchayat Mannarghat Mr. O. Bashir honoured him by presenting a shawl on...

Port Blair, 12 Feb 2018/--/Mr. Vishal Jolly, State President A&N BJP urged The Chairman, ANIIDCO to hike the Milk procuring price from Rs. 40 to Rs. 50 per Liter for small farmers in a letter. Due to the impact of rush for good income from white collar jobs and western culture, Indian...

Port Blair, 12 Feb 2018/--/Ms. Baby Fareeda, Adhyaksha, Zilla Parishad, South Andaman along with Mr. Jaydeep Kumar Dey, Ms. V. K. Mariyam Bibi, Zilla Parishad Members of Bambooflat and  Wimberlygunj constituency respectively, Mr. Thomas Minj, Executive Engineer (i/c), Mr. Madhu Sudan Rao, Pradhan,...

Port Blair, 12 Feb 2018/--/Coast Guard District Headquarters No.14 conducted a Community Interaction Programme at Dignabad on February 10 with special emphasis to elucidate over “Beti Padhao Beti Padhao” campaign. The programme was attended by local fishing community, representatives from Fisheries...

Port Blair, 12 Feb 2018/--/Repair and maintenance work of tsunami shelter road at Mithakhari Ward No. 6 under Gram Panchayat Mithakhari was today started by Mr. M. Chozhi, Executive Engineer RCD, Wimberlygunj in the presence of Pradhan Mr. Mohd. Safiq, Zilla Parishad Member Mr. Sanjib Kumar Mandal...

Port Blair, 12 Feb 2018/--/The Annual General Body meeting of the South Andaman Teachers’ Branch (SATB) of Non-Gazetted Govt. Officers’ Association was held on Saturday in the auditorium of Tagore Govt. College of Education here. Mr Arava Gopi Krishna, Secretary (Education and Sports) graced the...

Port Blair, 12 Feb 2018/--/Nehru Yuva Kendra, Rangat organised a five-day Mahatma Gandhi Yuva Swachhta Maha Abhiyan evam Shramdaan Karyakram from 6to 10 February, 2018 at Rajatgarh Village, Baratang in order to promote spirit of volunteerism and cooperation among the members of youth clubs for...

Port Blair, 12 Feb 2018/--/A meeting of the members of the ‘Sea Lovers and Morning Joggers Group’ a unit of Andaman Nicobar Nature and Health Awareness Association (ANNA) was held on February 11 at Marina Park under the Chairmanship of Mr. H. N. Arora patron and prominent senior citizen. Following...

Port Blair, 12 Feb 2018/--/A  Multi-Specialty Health Camp will be conducted by Andaman & Nicobar Command on Feb 13 and 14, 2018 at Kamorta and 37 Wing Air Force Station, Car Nicobar.  The camp will be coordinated by INS Kardip and Air Force Station Carnic. The team will be headed by Surg Capt...

Port Blair, 12 Feb 2018/--/Port Blair Station of All India Radio will broadcast a LIVE phone –in programme entitled ‘Doctor Babur Samipe’ in Bangla language on February 14. The topic of discussion will be ‘Animal care and treatments’. This programme will be broadcast LIVE from 5.30 pm to 6 pm. Dr....

Port Blair, 12 Feb 2018/--/Mr. Kuldeep Rai Sharma, president, Pradesh Congress Committee, A & N Islands   and all leaders of Congress party have deeply mourned the sad demise of Mr. Anthony,  75 years, resident of  Teresa Island (father of Mr. Albertus, Asst. Engineer, APWD, Teressa Island) and...