‘Equalsign’ strives to lend a helping hand to underprivileged students, Admin mulls providing support

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ANOLA MIRANDA   PORT BLAIR, FEB 6: In an appreciable  bid  to improve the society with the power of education,  ‘Equalsign’,  a non-profit organization,  has set out on a mission to uplift the quality of education of under privileged students in Andaman. Headquartered in Gurugram, ‘Equalsign’  was formed with the objective to impart quality education.  Read More

Sand mafia continues to make merry as authorities overlook

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HARASIT RAY PORT BLAIR, FEB 6: In spite of the expose by The Phoenix Post of rampant illegal sand extraction by the sand mafia allegedly in collusion with some officials of the forest department at R.K. Pur and V.K. Pur villages, at Hutbay, in Little Andaman, there is let up in the nefarious activity.  As reported Read More

Letter to the Editor: Tipsy revelations

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Sir, I have been searching around in all the ANIIDCO outlets but I have not found what I have been looking for: Beer. There is no beer in Andaman to drink. If I am lucky, I get Haywards  but all other beers seems to have packed their bags and gone on a vacation to some Read More

VIEWPOINT: NSS- An Opportunity for Youth to Contribute in Nation Building

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Alok Deshwal* National Service Scheme (NSS) was introduced in 1969 with the primary objective of developing the personality and character of the student youth through voluntary community service. Initially it was launched in 37 Universities involving about 40,000 volunteers. However, with the passage of time and as a Pan Indian programme, the number of educational Read More

Kuldeep lashes out at Jolly for making baseless allegations, also demands CBI inquiry into gold loan misappropriation

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PHOENIX CORRESPONDENT PORT BLAIR, FEB 5: The Vice Chairman of Andaman & Nicobar State Cooperative Bank  (ANSCB), Kuldeep Rai Sharma has rejected the allegation leveled by the BJP State President, Vishal Jolly that the senior management of the bank was hand  in glove with the accused in the recent gold loan fraud, describing it as completely misleading Read More

Mystery shrouds Baby Fareeda’s special interest in an incomplete road project at Wimberleygunj, CBI/Anti Corruption may breath down her neck

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RAZIA BEGUM   PORT BLAIR, FEB 5:  Baby Fareeda,  Adhyksha, Zilla Parishad  ()SA), visited Wimberlygunj on 3rd Feb, 2018 to ensure the resumption of   road construction  work under ZP from Electricity site office to O K Mohammed’s house. This work was earlier  stopped due to electric pole obstruction. The construction of the road necessitates shifting of the said pole about a meter away Read More