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Oct 29, 2018
Ecologically-important Hawaiian island wiped out by devastating tropical hurricaneResearchers are yet to take stock of actual damage from the hurricane to the local fauna.
Oct 18, 2018
Lakshadweep's corals are dying, and they'll take the island's inhabitants with themThe government should support and use the findings of such long-term monitoring.
Jun 30, 2018
Narendra Modi reviews progress made in development of 26 islands to boost India's maritime economyNarendra Modi reviewed the progress made on the holistic development of 26 islands to boost India's maritime economy while preserving the natural ecosystem.
Sep 16, 2017
Planet Earth II review: BBC's wildlife documentary series deftly juggles scale and substanceThe premiere episode of Planet Earth II, though geographically located around islands, is metaphorically about bridging all the seas between them. It is not as much about conflict, food chain and the Darwinian survival of the fittest theory as it is about the need and want of animals to stay close to their fellow breed members.
Dec 24, 2015
Here's an idea: Give foreign travel a miss, try Indian locales for your New Year holidayHere’s a disclaimer: We confess that an India experience may not match an international holiday experience. But that’s not news, is it? Yet, yes, yet there is a lot that India can offer that no other country in the globe can. Want to know more? Read on.
Aug 01, 2014
Japan steps up aggression over China: Will name disputed islandsArray
Sep 18, 2012
Anti-Japan sentiment in China worsens over disputed islandsHundreds of Japanese businesses and the country's embassy suspended services in China on Tuesday, as anti-Japan protests threatened to reignite and drag a territorial dispute between Asia's two biggest economies.
Aug 25, 2012
Will selling off islands and coastlines help bankrupt Greece?Greece, which is facing a severe economic crisis and could be even booted out of the eurozone, is reportedly considering selling off some of its historic islands and coastlines.