Andaman and Nicobar Islands

IMD predicts early monsoon arrival, check weather update here

Kerala is likely to welcome the Southwest Monsoon four days early on May 26, the IMD forecast said. 

May 12, 2022, 19:28 PM IST

Cyclone Asani not to make landfall in Andaman Islands, to move off towards Myanmar, says IMD

“As per our forecast, the weather system would move nearly northward along and off Andaman Islands towards Myanmar and adjoining south Bangladesh coast,” Mohapatra said.

Mar 21, 2022, 07:03 AM IST

Andaman and Nicobar Islands brace for Cyclone Asani, IMD predicts heavy rainfall for today

Isolated extremely heavy rainfall is very likely over Andaman Islands and isolated heavy rainfall over Nicobar Islands on Sunday, said IMD. 

Mar 20, 2022, 10:29 AM IST

Andaman and Nicobar log 100% dual dose COVID-19 vaccination using Covishield

The Andaman and Nicobar Islands achieved 100% double dose COVID vaccination of its target beneficiaries.

Dec 19, 2021, 10:54 AM IST

Can’t imagine India’s growth without southern states’ contribution: Amit Shah at Southern Zonal Council Meet

India`s development cannot be imagined without the very important contribution of the states of Southern India, said Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday at the Southern Zonal Council meeting in Tirupati. 

Nov 14, 2021, 23:45 PM IST

Earthquake of magnitude 4.3 hits Andaman and Nicobar islands

"Earthquake of Magnitude:4.3, Occurred on 08-11-2021, 05:28:29 IST, Lat: 9.98 and Long: 93.82, Depth: 16 Km, Location: 218 km SE of Portblair, Andaman and Nicobar island," said NCS.

Nov 08, 2021, 07:05 AM IST

Efforts made to diminish image of many freedom fighters, time to change this: Amit Shah

Amit Shah claimed for years, "efforts were made to diminish the image of many leaders" like Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose and Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel.

Oct 16, 2021, 16:44 PM IST

Savarkar turned Cellular Jail into 'teerthsthan': Home Minister Amit Shah

Shah is on a three-day visit to Andaman and Nicobar Islands where he will be taking stock of various development initiatives.

Oct 15, 2021, 18:17 PM IST

Earthquake of 5.2 magnitude strikes Andaman and Nicobar Islands

"Earthquake of Magnitude:5.2, Occurred on 24-09-2021, 20:34:27 IST, Lat: 9.22 and Long: 93.92, Depth: 63 Km, Location: 246km North of Campbell Bay, Andaman and Nicobar island," said the NCS in a tweet.

Sep 25, 2021, 08:33 AM IST

Factually incorrect: Centre fact checks Congress leader Shashi Tharoor's claims on Andaman COVID-19 figures

The central government labelled Congress MP Shashi Tharoor's claims on Andaman and Nicobar islands COVID-19 figures as 'factually incorrect'. It said, 'Andamans has reported only 16 COVID-19 related deaths during the second wave of the pandemic.'

May 12, 2021, 17:18 PM IST

Veteran actresses Waheeda Rehman, Asha Parekh and Helen share their ‘Dil Chahta Hai’ moments from Andamans!

Bollywood producer Tanujj Garg shared the photos of the actresses on his Instagram handle.

May 10, 2021, 18:42 PM IST

Medium-intensity earthquake of 4.4 magnitude hits 435-km north-northwest of Kargil

47 am on Tuesday (September 8), said National Centre for Seismology (NCS). There is no report of any damage so far.

Sep 08, 2020, 06:54 AM IST

Two earthquakes hit Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Two earthquakes measuring 4.8 and 4.5 in magnitude hit the Andaman and Nicobar Islands on Friday (July 17, 2020) morning.

Jul 17, 2020, 12:19 PM IST

India’s first submarine optical cable for A&N islands to be operational by June

Major boost for Andaman & Nicobar islands; Undersea fibre-optic cable to provide hi-speed internet by June 

Jan 10, 2020, 00:03 AM IST

Indian Navy rescues pregnant woman from remote village in Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Proving its mettle yet again, Indian Navy, in a swift rescue operation, safely evacuated a pregnant woman in emergency labour from a remote village in Andaman and Nicobar Islands.

Nov 21, 2019, 21:46 PM IST

IMD issues wraning of cyclone 'Bulbul' over Bay of Bengal

The intensifying depression which will likely concentrate into a cyclonic storm is another cyclone reported in a week following the warning issued about the extremely severe cyclonic storm 'Maha' raging over the Arabian Sea.

Nov 05, 2019, 16:45 PM IST

China using its surveillance ships near Andaman and Nicobar to spy on Indian naval bases

A Chinese spy ship had recently entered into India's Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) and stayed there for a few days.

Sep 01, 2019, 14:41 PM IST

Lok Sabha election result 2019: Counting of votes in Goa and 4 union territories begin

The counting of votes to decide the verdict of six Lok Sabha seats in Goa, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Dadar and Nagar Haveli, Lakshadweep and Daman and Diu combined along with 536 other constituencies, began at 8 am on Thursday, May 23.

May 23, 2019, 08:26 AM IST

Lok Sabha election results 2019: BJP, Congress each retain 1 seat in Goa

The counting of votes for six Lok Sabha seats in Goa, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Dadar and Nagar Haveli, Lakshadweep and Daman and Diu combined along with 536 other constituencies, began at 8 am on Thursday.

May 23, 2019, 07:38 AM IST

Watch live streaming of Lok Sabha election results 2019 of Goa and four union territories

The counting of votes began at 8 am and is likely to continue till today evening.

May 22, 2019, 20:15 PM IST