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Andaman & Nicobar Islands

5.8-magnitude earthquake hits Andaman and Nicobar islands

This comes a day after an earthquake measuring 4.1 on the Richter Scale shook Nicobar Islands region in the wee hours of Tuesday.

May 22, 2019, 10:16 AM IST

Southwest Monsoon in Andaman & Nicobar Islands pays an early visit

The moonsoon has covered the entire Nicobar island and maximum portion of the Andaman sea.

May 14, 2017, 17:24 PM IST

5.3-intensity earthquake hits Andaman & Nicobar Islands, no tsunami alert issued

The quake struck at 9:33 PM at a depth of 10 kms, according to National Centre for Seismology.

May 09, 2016, 23:30 PM IST

DNA: P-8I aircraft deployed to track Chinese moves in Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Indian Navy has deployed long-range naval patrol aircraft P-8i at the military base in Andaman & Nicobar Islands to track Chinese moves.

Jan 22, 2016, 23:04 PM IST

Pan-India I-League: Sunil Chhetri wants teams from J&K, Andaman

With new entrants DSK-Shivajians and Aizawl FC the I-League 2015-16 would be competed among just nine clubs.

Jan 06, 2016, 18:39 PM IST

Delhi's PWD secretary transferred to Andaman & Nicobar Islands

Senior IAS officer Arun Baroka, who was holding charge of PWD Secretary in the city, was on Tuesday relieved from his duty by the AAP government.

Jun 02, 2015, 20:49 PM IST

Centre to work towards curbing illegal migration in Andaman & Nicobar islands

Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju on Friday said that Centre will work towards checking illegal migration into the strategic islands of Andaman & Nicobar.

Sep 05, 2014, 19:44 PM IST

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

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.

Jul 22, 2014, 18:29 PM IST

No tourism, commercial activity near Jarawa Tribal Reserve: SC

SC has banned all kinds of commercial and tourism activities within five kilometre radius around Jarawa Tribal Reserve in Andaman & Nicobar Islands.

Jul 03, 2012, 20:53 PM IST