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Andaman and Nicobar Islands all set for massive makeover

The key sectors identified for the development of Andaman and Nicobar Islands include infrastructure, tourism, green energy and skill development.

Mar 25, 2019, 14:34 PM IST

Taal Thok Ke: Who is behind the killer mob conspiracy in Uttar Pradesh?

As many as 11 people have been arrested in connection with the stone-pelting incident in which a police constable was killed in Uttar Pradesh's Ghazipur on Saturday. In this segment of Taal Thok Ke, we ask - Who is behind the killer mob conspiracy in Uttar Pradesh?

Dec 30, 2018, 20:00 PM IST

5W1H: Watch top news with research and latest updates, 30th December, 2018

This is a special segment of 5W1H by Zee News which brings to you news with research and latest updates. Watch this video to know more.

Dec 30, 2018, 17:40 PM IST

5W1H: PM Modi inaugurated 7 MW solar plant in Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated a 7 MW solar power plant, and solar village in Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Watch video to know more information:

Dec 30, 2018, 17:26 PM IST

Havelock Island, two others in Andaman and Nicobar to be renamed

Apart from Havelock, Ross Island and Neil Island will also get new names.

Dec 25, 2018, 12:24 PM IST

US national killed in Andaman on planned adventure: NCST chief

 Chau, 27, was killed by the protected and reclusive tribe off North Sentinel Island after he reached there with the help of some fishermen.

Dec 05, 2018, 10:19 AM IST

US national John Chau, who was killed, wanted to preach Christianity to Sentinelese tribe: Report

According to a report in Daily Mail, Chau was committed to travel to the remote island and had been working on the trip for over three years.

Nov 22, 2018, 21:14 PM IST

Heavy rains predicted in Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra; fishermen asked not to venture in sea

Rough to very rough sea conditions are likely to prevail over west central Arabian sea and along and off Odisha and West Bengal coasts. 

Aug 27, 2018, 21:04 PM IST

Andaman and Nicobar Islands: All 2,376 stranded tourists evacuated

Havelock Island is the largest chain of Islands and is a famous tourist destination, and is located 40 km from the capital Port Blair.

Dec 10, 2016, 11:34 AM IST

Tourists stranded in Andamans are safe, efforts on for early evacuation: Rajnath Singh

Home Minister Rajnath Singh said that the government will launch the rescue operations in Andaman and Nicobar Islands immediately after the intensity of cyclone reduces. 

Dec 08, 2016, 08:52 AM IST

800 tourists stranded at Havelock Island in Andamans due to heavy rains, Navy sends 4 ships

Havelock Island is the largest in the chain of islands that form the Ritchie's Archipelago and belongs to the Andamans. 

Dec 07, 2016, 10:58 AM IST

Kandla, Guwahati, Andaman to get new ship maintenance facility

New state-of-art maintenance facility for ships will be set up in Kandla (Gujarat), Guwahati (Assam) and Andaman soon, Union Transport and Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari, said here on Saturday.

Jun 06, 2015, 15:56 PM IST

Monsoon progress sluggish, to miss forecast date in Kerala

The onset of southwest monsoon over Kerala has been delayed from the date forecast by the Met department due to its "sluggish" pace.

May 30, 2015, 20:09 PM IST

New surveillance system to protect Jarawa tribe in Andaman

 A month after French filmmakers were found to have intruded into the protected Jarawa tribal reserve, the Andaman and Nicobar administration has decided to upgrade surveillance system in the area.

Nov 28, 2014, 14:11 PM IST

Owner of ferry which sank in Andamans sent to judicial custody

Owner of tourist ferry MV Aqua marine which left 21 people dead after it sank in sea while sailing from Ross Island in Andamans on January 26 has been remanded to judicial custody after her arrest.

Jan 30, 2014, 14:15 PM IST

Slight intensity quake off Little Andaman

An earthquake of slight intensity today hit an area off the east coast of Little Andaman, but there was no immediate report of any damage or casualty.

Nov 03, 2013, 14:56 PM IST

Maha, Andamans, keen to follow Goa`s lifeguard for

Goa`s unique beach management and lifeguard services innovation has spurred other state governments in India to emulate the example, an official said here Friday.

Apr 27, 2012, 12:29 PM IST

Quake of moderate intensity strikes Andaman

An earthquake of moderate intensity on Thursday on night jolted the Andaman and Nicobar Islands.

Mar 02, 2012, 10:39 AM IST

`Foreign NGOs pressuring govt on Andaman road`

The Andaman spokesperson said there was a "concerted effort" by vested interests to pressurise the Govt for the closure of the Andaman Trunk Road.

Feb 06, 2012, 19:18 PM IST

Chidambaram to distribute RICs in Andamans

Union Home Minister P
Chidambaram will distribute the first tranche of Resident
Identity Cards (RIC) among villagers near Port Blair,
tomorrow.

Jan 20, 2012, 16:55 PM IST