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CS directs Agriculture Deptt. to prepare Action Plan in consultation with CIARI & PRIs to restrict use of chemicals

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PORT BLAIR, SEP 19: A presentation-cum-meeting was held under the Chairmanship of Chief Secretary, A&N Administration, Shri. Anindo Majumdar yesterday to discuss the outcome of the project ‘Baseline Survey to ascertain the status of Chemical residues in Soil, Water and Agricultural products’ conducted by CIARI -a task  assigned to CIARI  during the year 2011-12 under RKVY Read More

No Sound & Light show at Ross Island

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PORT BLAIR, SEPT 19: Due to some Administration reasons, the Pvt. Boat plying between Aberdeen Jetty and Ross Island for Sound & Light Show has been suspended as a result there is no Sound & Light show programme at Ross Island. As per official communication, a revised roaster of boats is being issued and accordingly Read More

Entries invited for Wildlife photography competition

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Port Blair, Sept.19: Wildlife Division, Port Blair is organizing open to all photography competition on the theme “Wildlife of Islands” as a part of 63rd Wildlife week celebrations. This is an opportunity to all interested in photography to showcase their talent, as well to promote conservation and protection awareness through their lense. The photographers shall submit their Read More

4 of five luxury ships going out of service leaves tourist disappointed Makruzz will be back in service very soon: Jadwet

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ANOLA MIRANDA   Port Blair, Sep 18:  The tourist season in Andamans has not begun on a happy note for the visitors from mainland and abroad.  Firstly, the Dy. Commissioner, on the recommendation of Port Management Board, suspended the registration certificates of a large number of passenger speed boats –  eight of them in Port Blair itself- followed Read More

ANC Evacuates of Tourists from Havelock

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PORT BLAIR, SEPT 18: The Andaman and Nicobar Islands have been experiencing heavy rains and resultant rough/very rough seas since 13 Sep 17. On 17 Sep, a message was received from Civil Administration that due to a defect in the hull, the return trip for tourists from Havelock by civil ferry MAKRUZZ had been cancelled. Read More

Sorry tale of Narak Palika & Dhilla Parishad chiefs

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RAZIA BEGUM   The era of  darkness gives the denizens ample time to reflect and brood about what has hit them.  As one wonders about the King whose touch turns gold into dust, the performance of smaller deities in Narak Palika and Dheela Parishad can’t escape one’s imagination.  Boss of the former will be completing his one-year term Read More