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DNA: Non Stop News, December 31st, 2018

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Dec 31, 2018, 21:34 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi renames three islands of Andaman and Nicobar, visits Cellular Jail

Addressing a public event to mark the 75th anniversary of the hoisting of Tricolour on Indian soil by Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose, PM Modi also announced the renaming of three islands.

Dec 31, 2018, 09:46 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi renames three islands of Andaman and Nicobar, visits Cellular Jail

PM Modi also paid homage to thousands of Indian freedom fighters at the Cellular jail

Dec 30, 2018, 20:16 PM IST

Rajnath Singh to visit Andaman for three days

Home Minister Rajnath Singh will visit Andaman and Nicobar Islands for three days beginning tomorrow during which he will attend a host of programmes.

Apr 05, 2017, 16:30 PM IST

Pension of freedom fighters hiked by Rs 5,000

Pension of other freedom fighters, including those who were members of INA, has been raised from Rs 21,395 to Rs 26,000 per month.

Aug 18, 2016, 15:16 PM IST

I was awe-struck on visiting Cellular Jail: Abir Chatterjee

Actor Abir Chatterjee is still enamoured about his visit to the historic Cellular Jail in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, where a Bengali film was shot for the first time in recent years.

Jun 25, 2014, 01:09 AM IST

Cellular jail, Chatham Saw Mill are new heritage site

The historical sites and monuments in the union territory of Andaman and Nicobar Island like the Cellular jail, gallows at the Viper island, Chatham Saw Mill and the Japanese bunkers will be given the status of heritage sites/buildings, official sources said today.

Jun 21, 2012, 12:25 PM IST