Goalghar temple troubles commuters, encroachment of govt land alleged

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HARASIT RAY PORT BLAIR, NOV 15: A place of worship in the heart of the town at Goalghar is causing lot of difficulties for the pedestrians as the construction work undertaken by the temple has blocked the footpath.  A water tank and other construction material have been placed  on the footpath by the Ganesh Temple management for Read More

Digest If You Can – Time to introspect

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RAZIA BEGUM The National Press Day is here again and perhaps  the time yet  again for the officialdom to make  false promises and lead the media to the garden path. Interestingly,  the Administration’s  advance half baked plan to felicitate and divide journalists has fizzled out. The original plan was to honour and reward the chosen few, especially an uneducated member Read More

Result of State Level Painting Competition announced

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PORT BLAIR, NOV 15: 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 Auditorium of Govt. Girls Sr. Sec. School, Port Blair in which Read More

64th All India Cooperative Week celebration-2017

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Day-2  focuses on Producers to Consumers prog PORT BLAIR, NOV 15: The second day of the on-going celebration of  64th All India Cooperative Week was devoted to the programme on ‘Producers to Consumers.  It was inaugurated  Dr. A. Kundu, Director, ICAR-CIARI as the Chief Guest in presence of representatives of various Apex Level Cooperative, Govt officials,  PRI members and a large gathering Read More

LETTER TO EDITOR: Money matters

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Sir, In an attempt to digitalize the transactions, the queues are reaching the horizons. The time taken to complete transaction is so long that people spend most of their evening hours in the in line hoping that the payment goes through fast. In a cash driven economy, the loss of man hours thus  is only Read More

Picture imperfect

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Empty plastic bottles and other garbage dumped at the sea coast near Marina Park mars the beauty of the place (in pic).  The garbage dumped by people lacking civic sense remains uncleared for days together.  Your call, PBMC !. Pix: Harasit Ray Read More