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Students of DBRAIT should take up need based research to address the social issues: LG

2 months ago TPP Comments Off on Students of DBRAIT should take up need based research to address the social issues: LG
Port Blair, Sep 6: As part of ‘Pratidan-Paying back to society’, a social initiative of the Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Instiute of Technology (DBRAIT), an amount of Rs 2.20 lakhs was contributed by the students and staff of DBRAIT towards LG’s Relief Fund. At a simple function at Raj Niwas today, the cheque was handed to the Read More

Huge haul of contraband tobacco products, 44 premises sealed till date

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PORT BLAIR, SEPT 6: A team of Food Safety Officials led by the District Food Safety Officer, South Andaman conducted surprise raids on 5th and 6th Sept in connection with storage and distribution of contraband tobacco products at Aberdeen village, Shadipur, Wimberlygunj and Bambooflat, wherein large quantities of contraband tobacco products were seized from Food Business Operators Read More

LG to inaugurate natil workshop on teacher education today

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Port Blair, Sep 7: A two-Day National Workshop on Teacher Education in collaboration with Council for Teacher Education, South Zone and launching of Council for Teacher Education, A&N Islands Chapter are scheduled to be held on 7th& 8th September 2017 in Tagore Auditorium. The main objective of the workshop is to assess the ongoing Teacher Education programmes in the country Read More

“SWACHH SAGAR ABHIYAN” Coast Guard conducts beach cleanup at Hutbay

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PORT BLAIR, SEPT 5: Indian Coast Guard conducted  beach clean-up drive at Chattan Beach, Hutbay and shoreline of Haddo, Port Blair on 04 Sep 17 towards government of India flagship programme “Swachh Bharat Abhiyan”. The service has been effectively contributing not only towards Prime Minister’s visionary step of clean India campaign but also has taken step Read More

The Editor’s Desk: Dowry cases are just an indictment of our society

3 months ago TPP Comments Off on The Editor’s Desk: Dowry cases are just an indictment of our society
Dowry cases are just an indictment of our society Even as we hail the triple talaq verdict as progressive, there is a long way to go for gender justice to become a reality. There are as many as 10 dowry cases registered every single day in the country’s capital alone. A worse statistic is that Read More

Vivek Rae arriving on Sept 5 to discuss land settlement issues

3 months ago TPP Comments Off on Vivek Rae arriving on Sept 5 to discuss land settlement issues
PORT BLAIR, SEPT 1: The Home Ministry constituted committee, under the chairmanship of Vivek Rae, Ex-Chief Secretary of A & N Administration, is scheduled to discuss various issues such as excess land occupied by Post -1942 , the revenue land encroachments in Post -1978 period and Forest land encroached by Post -1978, compensation to the Read More