Nicobar Islands

Earthquake measuring 5.0 hits Nicobar Islands, no casualties reported

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Friday Thursday informed that an earthquake measuring 5.0 on the Richter scale struck the Nicobar Islands region.

Nov 15, 2019, 07:28 AM IST

Earthquake of magnitude 4.3 jolts Nicobar Islands

According to the India Meteorological Department (IMD), the quake occurred at around 6.39 am and the epicentre of the earthquake was registered at a deep depth of 180 kilometres.

Oct 22, 2019, 09:36 AM IST

Earthquake of magnitude 5 hits Nicobar Islands region, second in a day

The earthquake took place at 9.50 pm.

Apr 13, 2019, 23:43 PM IST

Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 hits Nicobar Islands

There have been no reports of death or destruction so far. 

Apr 13, 2019, 06:26 AM IST

Earthquake hits Nicobar Islands, no casualties reported

An earthquake measuring 4.8 on the Richter scale struck Nicobar Islands at 05:30 am on Thursday. 

Feb 28, 2019, 09:28 AM IST

IMD warns fishermen not to venture into sea on May 14-15

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Sunday said the Southwest monsoon has advanced into parts of southeast Bay of Bengal, Nicobar Islands, south Andaman Sea and parts of north Andaman Sea.

May 14, 2017, 18:42 PM IST

5.9 magnitude earthquake strikes Andaman & Nicobar islands

An earthquake measuring 5.9 on Richter Scale hit Nicobar Islands Region around 08:21 am on Tuesday.

Mar 14, 2017, 09:40 AM 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

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

Tremors felt in Nicobar Islands

An earthquake of moderate intensity rocked the Nicobar Islands in the wee hours on Monday.

Oct 27, 2014, 14:12 PM IST

Slight intensity quake hits Nicobar Islands

A slight intensity earthquake measuring 4.8 on the Richter scale jolted the Nicobar Islands area.

Oct 15, 2014, 01:34 AM IST

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.

Mar 21, 2014, 19:47 PM IST

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.

Mar 14, 2014, 19:38 PM IST

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.

May 31, 2013, 10:04 AM IST

4.6 magnitude quake hits Nicobar Islands

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

Mar 11, 2012, 09:32 AM IST

4.6 magnitude quake hits Nicobar Islands

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

Mar 11, 2012, 08:55 AM IST

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.

Feb 06, 2012, 11:49 AM IST

Moderate quake hits Nicobar Islands

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

Dec 03, 2011, 08:52 AM IST

Earthquake jolts Nicobar Islands

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

Jun 03, 2011, 15:47 PM IST

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.

Oct 11, 2009, 11:13 AM IST