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5.5 magnitude earthquake hits off Andaman coast, no tsunami threat

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 13:47

An earthquake with magnitude of 5.5 hit off the coast of North Andaman island.

Puducherry Lt Governor extends Ramzan greetings

Last Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014, 11:13

Lieutenant Governor of Puducherry, Lt General (retired) AK Singh, has greeted people on the occasion of Ramzan.

India to get two more missile test facilities

Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 14:56

India will set up two more missile test range facilities, one each in Andhra Pradesh and Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Parliament was informed on Friday.

Lt Governor inaugurates flight service to Car Nicobar

Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 22:43

Air connectivity was established with Car Nicobar in the southern Andaman, one the remotest part of the country Thursday with the launch of a chartered flight service between Port Blair and Car Nicobar.

TRAI suggests over Rs 2,400 cr telecom plan for 2 island UTs

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 18:29

Telecom regulator TRAI Tuesday recommended an initial plan costing over Rs 2,400 crore to connect Andaman & Nicobar Islands and Lakshadweep with stable and strong telecom networks which at present rely on connectivity through satellites.

Lt Governor AK Singh assumes additional charge of Puducherry

Last Updated: Friday, July 18, 2014, 00:15

Lt Governor of Andaman and Nicobar Islands Lt Gen (Retd) A K Singh, given additional charge of Union Territory of Puducherry after the sacking of incumbent Virendra Kataria, assumed office.

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

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014, 01:09

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.

Monitor Puducherry`s financial position: Rajnath asks officials

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014, 20:32

Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday directed his officials to closely and effectively monitor the "precarious financial position" of Puducherry.

Vice Admiral Chatterjee takes over as CINCAN chief

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 11, 2014, 15:47

Vice Admiral Pradeep Kumar Chatterjee has taken over as the Commander-in-Chief of the Andaman & Nicobar Command (CINCAN), a defence ministry release said Wednesday.

Saradha scam raked up in LS by BJP member

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 10, 2014, 22:16

The Saradha chit fund scam was raked up by a BJP member in Lok Sabha on Tuesday in a bid to corner Trinamool Congress.

LS polls: Andaman witness 70 percent turnout

Last Updated: Thursday, April 10, 2014, 10:18

Turnout for the lone Lok Sabha seat in the union territory of Andaman and Nicobar Islands was recorded at 70 per cent on Thursday, the election office said.

Voting in Andaman and Nicobar Islands on Thursday

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014, 14:06

Fifteen candidates will battle it out Thursday in the lone Lok Sabha constituency in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, a picturesque archipelago of 572 islands situated in the Bay of Bengal.