Coast Guard Distt Commander calls on PBMC chief

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PORT BLAIR, NOV 21: Coast Guard District Commander (South & Little Andaman) met the Chairman, PBMC on 20 Nov 17 and explained involvement of Coast Guard in Swachh Bharat and Swatch Sagar Abhiyan on the occasion. A copy of photo book depicting Indian Coast Guard’s active involvement in the Government of India flagship programme was Read More

CIARI Interaction Meet on Organic Farming today

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PORT BLAIR, NOV 21: An Interaction meeting on “Organic farming in Islands” is being organized at ICAR-Central Island Agricultural Research Institute (CIARI), Port Blair, under the chairmanship of Dr. A. Kundu, Director, ICAR-CIARI, on 22nd November, 2017 at 10.30 AM   at N.T. Singh Conference Hall.             Dr. Krishan Chandra, Director, National Centre of Organic Farming, Department of Agriculture & Read More

Travelling dangerously

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Picture shows some commuters standing on foot board of the bus and even hanging dangerously outside risking their limbs and life at around 7.30 AM on Monday.  The majority of passengers inside the bus that was  plying from Prothrapur to  Port Blair were school students.  In spite of repeated warning form the traffic police to bus operators Read More

The Editor’s Desk: Let audience judge what is best for them

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The sudden decision of the information and broadcasting ministry pulling out Malayalam movie S Durga and Marathi film Nude from the 48th edition of the International Film Festival of India slated to be held in Goa later this month, has actually sent shockwaves in the filmdom- more so to the directors of both the movies. Read More

DANX-17 aims at defensive plans for A&N Islands

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PORT BLAIR, NOV 20 : Andaman & Nicobar Command is conducting a large scale joint services exercise, Defence of Andaman & Nicobar Islands (DANX-17).  Spanning over a period of five days, components of Army, Navy, Air Force and Coast Guard in the Islands will be carrying out mobilisation and defensive manoeuvres in conjunction with additional forces from the Read More

Tender floated for new stretch of NH in A&N Islands

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PORT BLAIR, NOV 20: The National High Way and Infrastructure Development & Corporation (NHIDCL) a PSU under MoRTH has floated tenders for rehabilitation/up-gradation of NH in A&N Islands from Km 107.760 to Km 129.445 (Baratang to Gandhighat jetty),  from Km 130.600 to Km 138 (Gandhi ghat jetty to Kadamtala) kms and Km 155.00 to Km 181.0 Read More