General body meeting of Nirmala Alumni

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PORT BLAIR, MAR 12 : The general body meeting of Nirmala Alumni would be held on Mar 19, 2017 at 4 p.m. at the school School Auditorium to elect the Executive Committtee of Nirmala  Alumini for the year 2017 to  2019. All the ex-students have been invited to attend the meeting and participate in the election to Read More

VIEW POINT: ‘Yaoshang’ – Holi, Manipur style !

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S. Balakrishnan Yaoshang! That is how Holi is fondly called in the Meitei language of Manipur. Fondly so, because it is the most important religious, social as well as cultural festival of the Vaishnavite Hindus (called ‘Meities’) who live mainly in the four valley districts of Manipur (with the creation of new districts recently, the Read More

Commuters advised not to travel without ticket

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PORT BLAIR, MAR 12 : The commuters of bus services have been advised  not to travel without tickets for their journey and they must produce the same on demand, along with their Identity Card to the Checking Officers/ Conductors of Transport Department. In case of any complaint regarding staff of service, they may also report the same to Read More

Super specialty service at GBPH re-scheduled

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PORT BLAIR, MAR 12 : The scheduled visit of Dr. Arvind Kumar, Cardiologist from Medica-Super Speciality Hospital, Kolkata from March 9 to 111, 2017 has been re-scheduled due to some unavoidable circumstances. Accordingly, Dr. Vishal Batra, Cardilogist will be visiting and rendering Super Speciality services at GB Pant Hospital, Port Blair from Mar 17 to 16, 2017 instead of D. Read More

Among the 17 speed boats of DSS only 5 are in working condition

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Part of Phoenix Bay jetty turns into ships’ graveyard, Directorate clueless ROOPA LALL PORT BLAIR, MAR 11: A part of Phoenix Bay jetty has turned into a graveyard for ships for over two to three years. Many dilapidated ships lie there unattended with no signs of them being revived in the near future. When questioned Read More

The Editor’s Desk: Ornamental Fisheries

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Recognizing the potential and scope of ornamental fisheries, the Department of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries,  has envisaged a program to unlock the country’s ornamental fisheries sector through a special drive by launching a pilot scheme for the development of ornamental fisheries with a total outlay of Rs. 61.89 crore. Implementation of the pilot-scale Ornamental Read More