Two senior IAS officers among 7 charge-sheeted

Two senior IAS officers, including former Collector of Lakshadweep Islands Abraham Varickamakkal, are among 7 against whom CBI has filed charge-sheet in relation to purchase of construction materials.

Pawan Hans to continue heli-services in Lakshadweep

The government has approved the proposal to allow state-owned helicopter company Pawan Hans Helicopters Limited (PHHL) to continue its subsidised services in Lakshadweep islands for five years.

Coast Guard rescues fishing boat with foreign crew

In the third successful life saving mission undertaken by it this month, the Indian Coast Guard rescued 16 Iranian and Pakistani crew of a fishing boat.

`Sex-on-the-reef` along Lakshadweep islands

A rare and curious phenomenon, coral spawning, popularly referred to as "sex-on-the-reef", has been recorded scientifically for the first time along Lakshadweep islands on India`s west coast.

Govt to enhance security of Andaman & Lakshadweep

Against the backdrop of reports
of increased Chinese presence in the Indian Ocean, Government has beefed up security in the strategically located Andaman and Nicobar and Lakshadweep islands.