Port Blair, July 20: The website link at Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) site www.ignou.ac.in is open to pay the Re-Registration fee for 2nd year/semester or 3rd year/semester, Exam Fee and submission of project report for June Term-End Exam. The last date of online Re-Registration/ Exam Fee / submission of project report is extended upto 31st July, 2020.

Port Blair, July 19: Increasing use of electronic mass media in digital platforms has changed the conventional media approach tremendously. Single media person has to perform multi- various activities covering the news items, reporting, editing, publishing etc,. Every media person is required to do multi various activities of the media on many occasions. To upgrade the media personnel professionally, the Indira Gandhi National Open University provides Post Graduate Diploma in: Journalism and Mass Communication/ Book Publishing/ Audio Programme Production/ Translation/ Diploma in Creative Writing in English Certificate in Community Radio, MA (Translation Studies). Interested applicants may contact IGNOU Regional Centre Port Blair Office on 03192-242888, 230111 (or) mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. (or) long on www.ignou.ac.in

Shri. Ajoy Bairagi, State President, Bharatiya Janata Party, A & N Islands and Shri. D C Arunagiri, State Vice President, Bharatiya Janata Party, A & N Islands deeply condole the demise of Late. P Hamza R/o Mallapuram under Gram Panchayat Manarghat, South Andaman. We pray to Almighty to give the departed soul eternal peace and strength to the family members to bear the loss of the loved one.

The Non-Gazetted Govt. Officers’ Association, Andaman and Nicobar Islands and its South Andaman Teachers’ Branch express deep condolences at the demise of Smt. V.K.Nalini Amma, PST(Retd.) resident of Nayabasthi, Bambooflat who passed away yesterday (17.07.2020) at 11.50 p.m. at G.B.Pant Hospital, Port Blair. She was 75 years old. She has served at Govt. Middle School, Bambooflat for a long period and was  very popular as an affable teacher. The Association stand with her family members at  this time of sorrow and conveys its heartfelt sympathy and condolences.

Port Blair, July 17: The Andaman and Nicobar Islands has already experienced the natural disaster in the year 2004. The Disaster management operations are normally handled by Govt. functionaries, NGOs and other uniform service personnel. The Disaster Management Education is necessary for general also.



  • MV Chuglum will sail for Campbell Bay via Little Andaman, Car Nicobar, Chowra, Teressa, Katchal & Nancowry on 22.07.2020 (Wed) at 1700 Hrs from Haddo Wharf. The vessel will sail back to Port Blair immediately after discharging/loading of Cargo at respective ports. Booking of cargo for the above sailing has already commenced from 15.07.2020 (Wed) onwards at Commercial Wing of DSS. All the consigners are advised to book actual quantity of cargo to be transshipped, as no excess cargo will be allowed.

Port Blair, July 16: True Vision Foundation, an NGO based in A&N Islands has congratulated all the students who have cleared their class 10th & 12th Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) examinations 2020. ‘We hope that all the students will have a bright and successful future, said its President, Tabassum Nisa Ali in a communication.