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May 14, 2019
Monsoon likely to hit Kerala on 4 June; India to receive less than normal rainfall this season, predicts SkymetMonsoon is likely to arrive in Kerala on 4 June, marking the official commencement of the rainy season in the country
May 09, 2019
Leatherback turtles in the Andamans: Highest number of turtle nests in a decade found this yearOver 300 vulnerable sea turtle nests have been found by researchers & the forest department in the Andamans.
Mar 19, 2019
Overfishing, coral reef degradation threaten rare parrotfish species in AndamanProtected areas like coral & algal cover significantly affect the distribution & abundance of these fish.
Dec 30, 2018
Narendra Modi renames three Andaman and Nicobar islands, Ross Island now Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose DweepNarendra Modi on Sunday announced renaming of three islands of Andaman and Nicobar on the occasion of 75th anniversary of tricolour hoisting by Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose.
Dec 25, 2018
Andaman's Ross, Neil and Havelock islands to be renamed after Netaji Subash Chandra Bose on 75th anniversary of his visitThe Centre has decided to rename three islands of Andaman. According to reports, the three islands — Ross, Neil and Havelock — will be renamed Netaji Subash Chandra Bose island, Shaheed dweep, and Swaraj dweep, respectively.
Nov 22, 2018
Home ministry says killed US citizen John Chau wasn't an evangelist, violated local laws to reach North Sentinel IslandAndaman and Nicobar Police chief Dependra Pathak said John Chau had enlisted the help of local electronics engineer Alexander and a water sports service provider and hired five fishermen to evade the patrolling teams.
Nov 21, 2018
US tourist killed by tribe in Andaman and Nicobar's North Sentinel Island, seven arrested in connection with murderJohn Chau, 27, had taken a boat ride with local fishermen before venturing alone in a canoe to the remote North Sentinel Island where the indigenous people live cut off completely from the outside world.
Sep 10, 2018
Bharat Bandh today: Petrol and diesel prices scale new highs; touch Rs 80.73 per litre and Rs 72.83 per litre in DelhiOpposition parties have called for a nation-wide 'Bharat Bandh' on Monday to protest against the spiralling fuel prices.
Jul 30, 2017
National Centre for Seismology says 29 Indian cities are highly vulnerable to earthquakeTwenty-nine Indian cities and towns, including Delhi and capitals of nine states, fall under "severe" to "very severe" seismic zones
Dec 09, 2016
Cyclone Vardah: Andaman requests air sorties to evacuate tourists in Havelock island, send suppliesWith Cyclone Vardah intensifying in the Bay of Bengal the Andaman and Nicobar administration on Thursday requested the Defence Ministry to provide air sorties to expedite the movement of tourists trapped in Havelock Island