Latest News on Lakshadweep
Showing of 0 - 10 from 53 results
Lakshadweep - Total results - 53
Jul 20, 2018
Heavy rains cause 39 deaths in two weeks in Kerala; over one lakh people seek refuge in relief campsAs many as 1.18 lakh people have sought refuge in relief camps across Kerala, as rains continued to lash several parts of the state in varied intensity, official sources said on Friday.
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.
Jun 05, 2018
Weather forecast: IMD predicts thunderstorm, squall over Uttarakhand today; dust storm 'very likely' in RajasthanThe IMD has warned that thunderstorms accompanied by squall and lightning are very likely on Tuesday over Uttarakhand, while dust storm at isolated places is very likely over west Rajasthan
Jun 04, 2018
India's forest cover has increased by 1.29% from 2009 to 2015, reports Environment Minister Harsh VardhanThe 'Status of Environment Report, India 2015', by Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan on Monday said the forests and tree cover constitute 24.16 per cent of the country.
May 31, 2018
IMD says India as a whole likely to receive normal monsoon, barring east and northeast; first rains hit KeralaIndia is likely to receive a strong monsoon in July and dip only slightly below normal in August, IMD forecasted, calming concerns of a mid-season downturn.
May 30, 2018
South West monsoon hits Kerala three days early; south Karnataka, central Arabian Sea, parts of Bay of Bengal to receive rain in next 48 hoursThe South West monsoon hit Kerala on Tuesday, three days before its scheduled arrival in the coastal state, said the India Meteorological Department (IMD). "Widespread rainfall occurred over Kerala in the past three-four days. The 14 rainfall monitoring stations for monsoon onset over the state have reported more than 60 percent rainfall from 25 May," IMD was quoted as saying by various reports.
May 17, 2018
IMD issues advisory to Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Karnataka, Goa, Maharashtra and Lakshadweep over Cyclone SagarThe India Meteorological Department (IMD) issued an advisory to Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Karnataka, Goa, Maharashtra and the Lakshadweep archipelago over cyclonic storm 'Sagar'
Mar 16, 2018
IMD forecasts light rain in Mumbai in next 48 hours due to low pressure system in Arabian SeaIMD also forecast light rain and drizzle to occur in the next 48 hours with minimum temperatures likely to dip to 23 degrees Celsius.
Feb 19, 2018
Lakshadweep, Meghalaya best among 35 states, UTs at providing land rights to women; Punjab, West Bengal worstLakshadweep & Meghalaya are the best among all 35 states and union territories at providing land rights to women, while Punjab & West Bengal are the worst.
Jan 11, 2018
Cyclone Ockhi: Kerala govt forms monitoring committee to ensure timely disbursal of aid to victims' familiesIn an effort to ensure disbursal of financial assistance to families of Ockhi victims in a time bound manner, the Kerala Government on Thursday decided to constitute a monitoring committee