Port Blair (India)

Type: City
Name: Port Blair (India)
Country: India
Latitude: 11.67
Longitude: 92.760002
population: 112,062
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Tripura to arrange for Modi's Teachers' Day address

Agartala, Sep 2The Left Front government in Tripura would make arrangements so that school students can listen to the live telecast of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's address to pupils on Teachers' Day, a state minister said Tuesday."We have technical ... [Published ProKerala.com - 2 hours ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Era Infra bags order worth Rs 3.14 bn

Era Infra Engineering announced that the company has bagged order worth Rs 3.14 billion from Airport Authority of India (AAI) for construction of New Integrated Terminal Building at VSI Airport, Port Blair.Shares of the company gained Rs 0.05, or 0.31%, ... [Published MyIris - 3 hours ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 2 reports

Era Infra Engineering to construct New Integrated Terminal Building

At VSI Airport, Port BlairEra Infra Engineering announced that the Company has been awarded a contract for Construction of New Integrated Terminal Building at VSI Airport, Port Blair valuing Rs. 314.61 crore (Approx.) by Airport Authority of India (A ... [Published Business Standard India - 3 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

Training for travel and tourism industry stakeholders in Andaman

Make My Trip, the online travel company along with Andaman Chamber of Commerce & Industry has recently launched a five-day customized training programme in Andaman. The programme has been designed to strengthen the soft skills of various stakeholders ... [Published The Echo Of India - 13 hours ago]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

ANC recruitment 2014 notification

The Headquarters Andaman & Nicobar Command has invited applications for recruitment from eligible and interested candidates to fill up in HQ Andaman & Nicobar Command .The Andaman and Nicobar Command (ANC) is the first integrated theatre command in India ... [Published India Today - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 1 reports

Modi’s Japan trip has global dimension

Prime Minister Modi has built a personal chemistry with the Japanese leader, and the Japanese business community, from the time he was Gujarat chief minister.Prime Minister Modi has built a personal chemistry with the Japanese leader, and the Japanese ... [Published Asian Age - Aug 31 2014]
Entities: Narendra Modi, Japan, India
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

Interview

All India Radio Port Blair will be broadcasting an interview with  Member of Parliament Bishnu Pada Ray on 1 st September 2014,  at 0715hrs on the topic "Achievements of central government during 100 days and expectations". He will be interviewed by P.S. ... [Published The Echo Of India - Aug 30 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

‘Adi Vimba’ during Monsoon Festival

The Department of Art and Culture, A&N Administration shall organize ‘Adi Vimba,’ a festival of folk and tribal arts of Andaman and Nicobar Islands, during the Monsoon Festival in collaboration with the Eastern Zonal Cultural Centre. Local cultural groups ... [Published The Echo Of India - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

GoAir offers 30% concession on base fares to Islanders

In a long awaited relief to the residents of remote A&N Islands, GoAir - one of India's fastest growing airlines has offered  air travel concession to residents of the Andaman & Nicobar Islands.  Addressing a press conference at Megapode Resort this evening, ... [Published The Echo Of India - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Low Cost Carriers Offer Tickets for ₹1,699 for Domestic Travel

SpiceJet (Credit: Reuters) ReutersThree low cost airlines, SpiceJet Ltd, IndiGo and GoAir have once again brought in offers, under which travelers can get hold of tickets for as low as ₹1,699 on domestic routes for a limited period.The destinations, which ... [Published International Business Times India - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Minimum wages in A&N too low, says BJP

The Andaman and Nicobar State BJP unit has suggested an upward revision of minimum wages, taking into account the higher cost of living in the Islands, compared to the mainland. In a letter to the Lt Governor, State BJP president Vishal Jolly has said ... [Published The Echo Of India - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

DHS all geared up to tackle possible Ebola threat

The Directorate of Health Services is reported to have taken all necessary steps to ward off any possible threat of deadly Ebola virus to Andaman and Nicobar Islands.  The Dy Director (Health) Dr. Avijit Roy told this correspondent that all precautionary ... [Published The Echo Of India - Aug 27 2014]

Quotes

"We have technical limitations for arrangements in a large number of schools for students to hear the live address of the prime minister from New Delhi. However, we would make arrangements in 38 schools across Tripura" Education Minister (Higher and School Education) Tapan Chakraborty told IANS
"This particular activity is completely voluntary and if there has been any miscommunication over this issue and is (seen to be) politically contrived, I would say it is regrettable" she said
Under the Jan Dhan Yojana, he said, "The person who opens a bank account will get a debit card and the family will get Rs 1 lakh insurance cover. This will help the family to deal with any unforeseen eventuality."
...Kamal Kikani, thanked the Lieutenant Governor  for his and the Administration's active support. Mr. Kikani said, "It is indeed very satisfying to make our humble contribution in the development of Port Blair as one of India's preferred tourism destinations by connecting it to several Indian cities on the mainland. There is immense scope to increase the tourist traffic to the islands leading to the development of the local economy, employment opportunities, support services and quality of life in general. We've received a lot of encouragement from the MemberMember of Parliament Bishnu Pada Ray. GoAir is pleased to reciprocate with a 30% concession on base fares throughout the year for all Andaman & Nicobar residents. This shall further enable their air travel purpose, be it for business, education, healthcare or for leisure and visiting friends and family in mainland cities."

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Tripura to arrange for Modi's Teachers' Day add... [Published ProKerala.com - 2 hours ago]
Era Infra bags order worth Rs 3.14 bn [Published MyIris - 3 hours ago]
Era Infra Engineering to construct New Integrat... [Published Business Standard India - 3 hours ago]
Era Infra Engineering gets contract worth Rs 31... [Published Moneycontrol.com - 4 hours ago]
Training for travel and tourism industry stakeh... [Published The Echo Of India - 13 hours ago]
Listening to Modi's Teachers' Day address volun... [Published ProKerala.com - 23 hours ago]
ANC recruitment 2014 notification [Published India Today - Sep 01 2014]
Modi’s Japan trip has global dimension [Published Asian Age - Aug 31 2014]
Interview [Published The Echo Of India - Aug 30 2014]
‘Adi Vimba’ during Monsoon Festival [Published The Echo Of India - Aug 29 2014]
Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana launched [Published The Echo Of India - Aug 29 2014]
Will Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana achieve ‘Me... [Published Oneindia - Aug 28 2014]
GoAir offers 30% concession on base fares to Is... [Published The Echo Of India - Aug 28 2014]
Low Cost Carriers Offer Tickets for ₹1,699 for ... [Published International Business Times India - Aug 27 2014]
DHS all geared up to tackle possible Ebola threat [Published The Echo Of India - Aug 27 2014]
Minimum wages in A&N too low, says BJP [Published The Echo Of India - Aug 27 2014]
Mehair launches Mumbai-Lonavla seaplane service [Published domain-b - Aug 25 2014]
Veteran recalls serving as pilot in bomb squadr... [Published Examiner Enterprise - Aug 25 2014]
India: Seaplane service flagged off from Mumbai... [Published Gulf News - Aug 25 2014]
Intach organises pan-India quiz to up heritage ... [Published Business Standard India - Aug 24 2014]
Medical College at Port Blair [Published The Echo Of India - Aug 21 2014]
A&N BJP bats for Medical Colleg... [Published The Echo Of India - Aug 21 2014]
L.G. bats for air connectivity to Port Blair, v... [Published The Echo Of India - Aug 21 2014]
Put Medical College on Back burner; go for PG c... [Published The Echo Of India - Aug 20 2014]
SAI selection trial on Aug 25, 26 [Published The Echo Of India - Aug 20 2014]
RGCTC starts higher diploma in Coop Movement [Published The Echo Of India - Aug 20 2014]
One day Group discussion to explore the possibi... [Published The Echo Of India - Aug 20 2014]
NCUI training programme on horticulture for wom... [Published The Echo Of India - Aug 20 2014]
Lt Governor inuagurates integration... [Published The Echo Of India - Aug 19 2014]
Independence Day programmes live on AIR [Published The Echo Of India - Aug 15 2014]
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India: Traditional Wisdom to the Rescue in Cycl... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - May 12 2014]
Source: Inter Press ServiceCountry: India By Malini Shankar PORT BLAIR, Andaman Islands, India, May 12 2014 (IPS) - May and November bring the most vicious cyclones to the Bay of Bengal rim countries in Southeast Asia. Local governments must scramble ...
Indian naval ships visit Thailand – Zee News [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Apr 27 2014]
Bangkok: Four Indian naval ships visited Thailand’s Phuket island, as part of a professional exchange cooperation programme, signalling a further boost in defence ties between the two countries which astride one of the strategic international maritime ...
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Bangkok: Four Indian naval ships visited Thailand’s Phuket island, as part of a professional exchange cooperation programme, signalling a further boost in defence ties between the two countries which astride one of the strategic international maritime ...
Andaman and Nicobar Islands: India’s Strategic ... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Mar 24 2014]
Missing Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370 has acquainted the world with a long-forgotten corner of the Indian Ocean: the Andaman and Nicobar Islands (ANI). Known to few outside India, the island chain constitutes a valuable geopolitical asset for that ...
Andaman and Nicobar Islands: India’s Strategic ... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Mar 23 2014]
Missing Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370 has acquainted the world with a long-forgotten corner of the Indian Ocean: the Andaman and Nicobar Islands (ANI). Known to few outside India, the island chain constitutes a valuable geopolitical asset for that ...
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