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DGCA imposes restrictions on IndiGo, GoAir in operating P&W engines-powered A320 neo planes

IndiGo and GoAir operate A320 neo planes powered by P&W engines.

Jan 17, 2019, 23:24 PM IST

Cyclone Pabuk: Vessel services to remain suspended at Port Blair due to heavy rains

Passenger vessels plying in between Port Blair to Swaraj Dweep, Shaheed Dweep and Baratang will remain suspended due to heavy rains caused by the deep depression.

Jan 08, 2019, 08:34 AM IST

Foreign tourists can now fly directly to Andaman and Nicobar islands

Foreign tourists can now directly fly to the Andaman and Nicobar Islands as the government has designated Port Blair airport as an authorised immigration check post for entry into and exit point from India.

Dec 31, 2018, 18:11 PM IST

Top 4 stories of the day

Watch 4 big stories of the day

Dec 30, 2018, 10:34 AM IST

Morning Breaking: Modi to visit Andaman And Nicobar Islands

PM Narendra Modi will hoist the high mast flag at South Point, Port Blair in Andaman and Nicobar Islands. He will pay floral tributes at statue of Subhash Chandra Bose at Marina Park in Port Blair

Dec 30, 2018, 08:06 AM IST

News100: Watch top news stories of the day

This segment of Zee News brings top news stories of the day. Watch this video to know more.

Dec 29, 2018, 14:18 PM IST

Indian Navy inducts MK-IV​ - fourth ship of landing craft utility

The ship, commanded by Lieutenant Commander Munish Sethi, has a complement of 5 officers, 41 sailors and is capable of carrying 160 troops in addition.

May 25, 2018, 19:36 PM IST

DNA: India is playing host to navies from 16 countries at Port Blair named "Milan"

India is playing host to navies from 16 countries at Port Blair named "Milan". It is the biggest multilateral naval exercise. This is the 10th addition of the exercise, it started back in 1999.

Mar 13, 2018, 23:15 PM IST

Earthquake jolts the Andaman Islands

An earthquake of 5.6 magnitude hit the Andaman Islands on Tuesday morning.

Feb 13, 2018, 11:13 AM IST

Andaman limestone caves: Enchanting journey into the unknown

The cave is said to have surfaced from the bottom of the sea after an earthquake.

Dec 07, 2017, 13:55 PM IST

Rajnath Singh to visit Andaman for three days

Home Minister Rajnath Singh will visit Andaman and Nicobar Islands for three days beginning tomorrow during which he will attend a host of programmes.

Apr 05, 2017, 16:30 PM IST

Strategic boost! Indian Railways to lay 240-kilometre rail track​ in Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Andaman and Nicobar Islands all set to get its first railway track.

Feb 09, 2017, 15:38 PM IST

2016's biggest mystery: Missing IAF AN-32

The Indian Air Force's AN-32 plane, which was en route to Port Blair from Chennai, went missing over the Bay of Bengal on July 22.

Dec 13, 2016, 16:49 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

All on board missing AN-32 'presumed dead', says IAF

The 29 people on board the AN-32 plane that went missing over the Bay of Bengal on July 22 have been "presumed dead" and their families informed, Indian Air Force officials said on Thursday.

Sep 15, 2016, 18:31 PM IST

Army asks police to find if drones being flown in Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Amidst concerns that drones are being flown in the strategically-important Andaman and Nicobar Islands, the Army has asked the Union Territory administration to investigate the matter.

Aug 24, 2016, 15:08 PM IST

A month on, search continues for missing IAF aircraft AN-32

A month since it went off radar enroute Port Blair, the search for the missing AN-32 aircraft of Indian Air Force continues without any concrete evidence about the fate of the aircraft.

Aug 22, 2016, 14:08 PM IST

'Some objects' spotted as search for missing IAF AN-32 aircraft enters sixth day

Some objects were spotted as the co-ordinated search for the missing aircraft AN-32 of the IAF continued for the sixth day on Wednesday.

Jul 27, 2016, 12:02 PM IST