6.5 intensity quake jolts Andaman and Nicobar Islands

A moderate intensity earthquake measuring 6.5 on the Richter scale shook the Andaman and Nicobar Islands on Friday but there were no reports of casualty or damage.

Earthquake of magnitude 5.5 hits Nicobar Islands

An earthquake measuring 5.5 on the Richter scale jolted Nicobar Islands on Friday, the US Geological Survey said.

UNESCO declares Nicobar Islands world biosphere reserve

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (Unesco) has declared and designated the Nicobar Islands in India as a world biosphere reserve under its Man and the Biosphere Programme.

4.6 magnitude quake hits Nicobar Islands

The quake hit the islands at 2.28 am, according to the Met
department.

4.6 magnitude quake hits Nicobar Islands

A moderate earthquake measuring 4.6 on the Richter scale on Sunday struck Nicobar Islands region.

Govt exploring alternate route to Nicobar

Amid a raging controversy over
exploitation of Jarawa tribes, government is exploring the possibility of having alternate connectivity with the Great Nicobar island through sea and aerial route.

Moderate quake hits Nicobar Islands

A moderate earthquake measuring 5.4 on the Richter scale jolted India`s Nicobar Islands early Saturday.

Earthquake jolts Nicobar Islands

The Nicobar Islands were Friday rocked by an earthquake measuring 5.9 on the Richter scale.

NCST against draft policy on protection of Nicobar tribe

National Commission for Scheduled Tribes has objected to the draft policy on protection of fast-depleting Shom Pen tribe of the Nicobar Islands.

Govt to work for protection of Shom Pen tribe

Government has initiated efforts for the protection of the fast-depleting Shom Pen primitive tribe in the Nicobar islands and proposed granting it the status of "unique human heritage" of the country.