PM unveils model of Netaji memorial, names 21 islands in Andamans after decorated soldiers

He also pointed out that demands to make Netaji's files public were made by many for long, and his government has done that.

published on : 23rd January 2023

Ajay Devgn launches trailer of Odia film Daman, in Hindi

The social drama, based on a true incident, gives impetus to Odisha’s malaria elimination drive.

published on : 14th January 2023

Andaman BJP leaders urge Rajnath Singh for better air connectivity

The local BJP leaders also urged Singh to start flight services between Port Blair and Shibpur airport in Diglipur to handle medical emergencies.

published on : 6th January 2023

Rajnath Singh reviews military preparedness of Andaman and Nicobar Command

The Defence Minister said the government's aim is to make Indian Armed Forces "one of the strongest militaries in the world.”

published on : 6th January 2023

UN urges rescue of 190 people believed to be Rohingya refugees adrift in Andaman Sea

Most of those on board are thought to be Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar who had lived in crowded refugee camps in Bangladesh for as many as five years and are seeking a better life.

published on : 23rd December 2022

Suspended Andaman Labour Commissioner arrested in gangrape case

So far, three accused have been were arrested in the case, including former Andaman and Nicobar chief secretary Jitendra Narain and Sandeep Singh alias Rinku, a Port Blair-based businessman.

published on : 21st November 2022

Odia film DAMaN made tax free in Odisha

The chief minister said the move will have an impact on strengthening service attitude among healthcare professionals and government employees.

published on : 19th November 2022

Andamans gang rape case: Businessman, carrying reward of Rs 1 lakh, held in Haryana

The Andaman and Nicobar Police had announced a reward of Rs 1 lakh in connection with the rape of a woman involving Jitendra Narain, former chief secretary of Andaman and Nicobar Islands.

published on : 14th November 2022

Andamans all geared up for G20 curtain raiser

The curtain raiser event in Andamans will be hosted by G20’s India coordinator, Harsh Vardhan Shringla, in Taj Exotica, Havelock Islands in Andamans, it is reliably learnt.

published on : 14th November 2022

Finding Nemo in Andamans

Snorkel among schools of fish and admire the breathtaking corals at Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park, a gigantic live aquarium off the Andaman coast

published on : 13th November 2022

Gang rape case: Anticipatory bail plea of former Andaman chief secretary rejected

The SIT was constituted to probe allegations that a 21-year-old woman was lured to the chief secretary's home by promising a government job and then raped by top officials including Narain there.

published on : 10th November 2022

Rape case: SC to hear plea against anticipatory bail for ex-Andaman & Nicobar Chief Secretary

Former Andaman & Nicobar Chief Secretary Jitendra Narain is facing allegations of gang rape and sexual abuse. The Delhi HC had granted Narain interim protection from arrest till October 28.

published on : 31st October 2022

Ex-Andaman chief secretary's grilling over alleged gang-rape charge continues for 7 hours

The woman alleged that she was lured to the chief secretary's home with the promise of a government job, and then raped there on April 14 and May 1.

published on : 28th October 2022

Over 20 women were taken to ex-Andaman Chief Secy's house in alleged jobs-for-sex racket

Jitendra Narain has been directed to appear before a SIT which is probing allegations that a 21-year-old woman was lured to his home with the promise of a government job and was then raped there.

published on : 27th October 2022

Odisha govt extends DAMaN for 5 years

The programme will be extended in 21 districts to achieve malaria elimination in State by 2030

published on : 23rd October 2022

Rain cloud hangs, Diwali festivities face a washout in Odisha

Coastal dists will receive rainfall from Oct 19 under the influence of the cyclonic system 

published on : 17th October 2022

SIT to probe gang-rape of 21-year-old woman in Andaman & Nicobar by former chief secretary, others

The survivor said the officials assured her of a government job and sexually assaulted her.

published on : 15th October 2022

Case against BJP chief of Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Daman and Diu for house trespass, vandalism

A case has been registered against Deepesh Tandel and party worker Mahesh Tandel for allegedly damaging the wall of a public toilet at the premises in Daman.

published on : 18th September 2022

Bulbul reference in Savarakar essay is a 'metaphor', says author's wife

The lesson, 'Kalavannu Geddavaru' is a travelogue written by author K T Gatti, narrating his experience about a visit to the Andaman cellular jail, where the Hindutva leader was imprisoned.

published on : 8th September 2022

Shivarajkumar, Prabhudheva’s film titled 'Karataka Damanaka'

Yogaraj Bhat’s directorial produced by Rockline Venkatesh has the latter playing a police officer.

published on : 3rd September 2022
1 2 3 >