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JAMMU: Governor N. N. Vohra hosted a group of 13 boys and girls, at the Raj Bhavan here today, who have returned to the State after visiting Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Their 6 day tour was organized by the School Education Department as a part of the Student Exchange Programme between J&K ...
PORT BLAIR: Hundreds of students of class XII and their parents of remote Andaman and Nicobar Islands, today met the lone Member of Parliament of Andaman and demanded his intervention in the matter of re-conducting exams of Economics after the class XII Economics CBSE exam papers were leaked ...

In the year 2018, there are total 40 bank holidays in the Andaman and Nicobar Island. Some of these are popular national holidays celebrated all over India while some holidays are typical to the Andaman and Nicobar Island. Here is the complete list of Bank Holidays in Andaman and Nicobar Island: ...
A regular ferry boat service linking three provinces on the Andaman coast as an alternative for local commuters and tourists is under consideration by the Marine Department. Director-general Chirute Visalachitra said a decision on a regular service connecting Phuket, Phangnga and Krabi could be made ...
In particular, the Andaman and Nicobar Islands have been neglected in Delhi's strategic and political priorities, especially given their distance (approximately 1200 kilometers from the mainland). Priorities within the navy focused on strengthening India's immediate coastline while the islands' potential was ...
More than fifty fall sick due to fish poisoning; Andaman sounds alarm. Port Blair, Mar 16 (UNI) Several incidents of food poisoning have been reported from various places like Havelock Island and Tirur village in South Andaman District, since last fortnight. Nearly 50 employees of three resorts of Havelock ...

“I was somewhere in Andaman, and I don't really know what country I was in.” Sometimes we don't know the existence of a place until a friend or a stranger utters words like this. I did not check the map nor did I read anything about them. Sadly, I did not dig any deeper. A year after, I found myself in India, ...
Far removed from the mainland, the Andaman and Nicobar Islands in the Bay of Bengal support and nurture over a thousand species of animals that are exclusive to this part of the world, including some rare and endangered ones. Shedding light on the 1,032 species, the Zoological Survey of India has ...
Situated in the Bay of Bengal, India's Andaman and Nicobar Islands are an isolated group of 572 tropical islands, of which only 38 are currently inhabited. Nautically located closer to South East Asia than India, they are known for stunning beaches, thriving marine life, rich coral reefs and largely undisturbed ...
Andaman and Nicobar Islands are a haven for wildlife lovers. From various kinds of turtles to indigenous wildlife, Andaman has a lot to offer. From beautiful corals under the sea to land and terrestrial flora and fauna, you will be left amazed at the diversity these group of islands offer. On your next visit to ...
Both of them love traveling and they share the most stunning photos from their trips on their profiles. Naturally, it's delightful to see the gorgeous couple striking cutesy romantic poses in those picturesque backgrounds. A while ago, the lovebirds were chilling in Andaman and Nicobar Islands and like always, ...
Neyveli Lignite Corporation India Ltd (NLCIL) has re-tendered the 2 x 10 MW grid-connected solar PV power project with the reduced 8 MWh battery energy storage capacity. It has also invited bids to lend INR 25.52 billion ($394 million) in finance required for the proposed 709 MW solar project in Tamil ...
Neil Island of the Andaman & Nicobar Islands is bordered by beautiful white sand beaches which have been named after the characters from the Ramayana. The beaches of Neil too can be part of any Andaman honeymoon package. Lying nearest to the jetty is the Bharatpur beach. One of the best ...
A Canada-based NGO, Professor Mohan Memorial Foundation, named after a poet from Punjab, on Monday urged the Centre to replace the names of islands within Andaman and Nicobar archipelago after those who made supreme sacrifices and suffered tortures at the hands of British colonisers during ...
Port Blair is a beautiful scenic capital city of the Andaman & Nicobar Islands. The city has stunning beaches and delicious food, and it also offers exciting tours for wildlife enthusiasts. Don't forget the history of the island too. There are tourist places in plenty but we've chosen the top 5 attractions in Port Blair ...
After cancelling a major solar-plus-storage tender in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, even after holding an auction, NLC India has now released a new tender with a reduced energy storage component, as expected. The state-run mining and power firm issued the new tender for 2x10MW solar projects to ...
MILAN is a congregation of littoral navies conducted biennially by Indian Navy at the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, under the aegis of the Andaman and Nicobar Command. Besides fostering co-operation through naval exercises and professional interactions, MILAN also provides an excellent opportunity ...

Andaman and Nicobar Command to host Milan 2018. ANI | Updated: Feb 25, 2018 22:32 IST. New Delhi [India] February 25 (ANI): The second week of March will witness Andaman and Nicobar Command hosting a multinational mega event 'Milan 2018'. The Indian Navy will host the multi-national MILAN series of ...
An earthquake of 5.6 magnitude hit the Andaman Islands on Tuesday morning. As per the meteorological department, the earthquake occurred at around 8: 09 AM in the morning. As of now, no casualties or damage have been reported. Earlier on January 14, an earthquake measuring 4.8 on the Richter ...
"NITI Aayog has begun the preparatory process for a Concept Development Plan and detailed Master Plan for the holistic development of four islands in Andaman & Nicobar Islands. Consultants appointed for this purpose visited these Islands. We came to know that the reports are in the final stage of ...
The government on Monday said it had approved the upgradation and reconstruction of a 33-km stretch of National Highway-4 in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands at a cost of Rs 193 crore. The 33.405-km stretch between Nimbutala and Austin Creek will be upgraded to two lanes under the Engineering, ...
The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has approved the rehabilitation and upgradation of 33.405 km stretch of NH-4 (old NH-223) between Nimbutala and Austin Creek in the Union Territory of Andaman and Nicobar Islands.The roadshall be upgraded to two lanes with hard shoulders under EPC ...
Every now and then, bus-loads of tourists descend upon the quiet Andaman island. Talking in animated voices, they have come for the chief attraction. “People of the jungle”, the “wild tribes”, and other exaggerated adjectives have been used by wily tour operators, to sell this chief attraction – sightings of the ...


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