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Grounding of Air India Jets Puts a Spotlight on Maintenance - The Sentinel Assam

Grounding of Air India Jets Puts a Spotlight on Maintenance  The Sentinel Assam

New Delhi: Grounding of aircraft has cost Air India dearly but frequent breakdowns of its flights in foreign cities such as Paris, Chicago, and Tel Aviv has taken a ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 12:08 pm


Earthquake of Magnitude 4.6 on Richter Scale Hits Nicobar Islands; No Casualties Reported - LatestLY

Earthquake of Magnitude 4.6 on Richter Scale Hits Nicobar Islands; No Casualties Reported  LatestLY

An earthquake measuring 4.6 on the Richter scale hit Nicobar islands region on Wednesday. Tremors were felt in the region at 2:49 pm. According to the India ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 12:00 pm


Scripting a new chapter in India’s history: All you need to know about cycling prodigy Esow Alben - Scroll.in

Scripting a new chapter in India’s history: All you need to know about cycling prodigy Esow Alben  Scroll.in

Esow Alben has been on a dream run. At the recently-concluded UCI World Junior Track Cycling Championship in Germany, India registered its best-ever ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 11:11 am


Won't accept A320 Neos with yet to be updated engines from next month, DGCA warns Pratt - Times of India

Won't accept A320 Neos with yet to be updated engines from next month, DGCA warns Pratt  Times of India

India Business News: Indian aviation authorities have warned Pratt & Whitney (PW) that new Airbus A320 Neos being delivered to IndiGo and GoAir from next ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 3:42 pm


Hat-trick on a bike! Esow Alben writing a golden chapter in India's cycling history - Times of India

Hat-trick on a bike! Esow Alben writing a golden chapter in India's cycling history  Times of India

More sports News: With four world medals, including three at the recently-concluded Junior Track World Championships, 18-year-old Port Blair boy Esow is ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 8:19 am


Esow Alben-led India bag historic cycling gold - Hindustan Times

Esow Alben-led India bag historic cycling gold  Hindustan Times

The Indian national anthem rang out for the first time at the award ceremony of the Junior Track Cycling World Championships as Esow Alben, L Ronaldo Singh, ...

Published on 17 August 2019 | 7:00 am


CDS to Bring Doctrinal Coherence in the Indian Military - Bharat Shakti

CDS to Bring Doctrinal Coherence in the Indian Military  Bharat Shakti

Prime Minister Narendra Modi took everyone—or let me say at least the strategic community—by surprise by announcing the appointment of a Chief of Defence ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 4:43 pm


Andaman Police Seek to Question American Duo for 'Brainwashing' Missionary Killed by the Sentinelese - News18

Andaman Police Seek to Question American Duo for 'Brainwashing' Missionary Killed by the Sentinelese  News18

The suspects, Bobbie Parks from Colorado and Christian from Tennessee, are members of the All Nations Church of which John Allen Chau was also a ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 5:42 am


Independence Day celebrated in states, UTs with traditional gaiety and fervour - All India Radio

Independence Day celebrated in states, UTs with traditional gaiety and fervour  All India Radio

Independence Day celebrations in all the districts of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh concluded peacefully. Jammu and Kashmir government spokesperson ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 3:56 pm


History in blocks: 10 places crucial to our freedom - Deccan Herald

History in blocks: 10 places crucial to our freedom  Deccan Herald

For the travel-buffs who to learn step-by-step, here are 10 lesser-known significant structures that narrate their part in the freedom struggle.

Published on 14 August 2019 | 2:25 pm


Centre launches Swachh Nagar app for waste collection - The Hindu

Centre launches Swachh Nagar app for waste collection  The Hindu

Users can place a request to have waste picked up by urban local bodies from their homes and make payment for same.

Published on 13 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Green signal for Shaheed Dweep in Andaman & Nicobar - Economic Times

Green signal for Shaheed Dweep in Andaman & Nicobar  Economic Times

The tiny island in South Andaman- earlier called Neil island- is known for its rich biodiversity, unexplored coral reefs and green sea turtles nesting sites.

Published on 10 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Cautionary signal No III hoisted at Port Blair following depression over northwest Bay of Bengal - United News of India

Cautionary signal No III hoisted at Port Blair following depression over northwest Bay of Bengal  United News of India

Uniindia: Port Blair, Aug 06 (UNI) The Andaman and Nicobar Islands, which have been experiencing heavy squally weather for strong south west monsoon in ...

Published on 6 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Coastal surveillance radar station to be set up in Car Nicobar - The New Indian Express

Coastal surveillance radar station to be set up in Car Nicobar  The New Indian Express

Published: 02nd August 2019 04:32 AM | Last Updated: 02nd August 2019 04:32 AM | A+A A-. By SV Krishna Chaitanya. Express News *Service*. CHENNAI: As ...

Published on 2 August 2019 | 7:00 am


IRCTC offers 6-day tour to Andaman and Nicobar Islands, check fare and other details - Oneindia

IRCTC offers 6-day tour to Andaman and Nicobar Islands, check fare and other details  Oneindia

The Andaman Islands are an Indian archipelago in the Bay of Bengal. With a landscape full with scenic and picturesque extravaganza, the islands are one of the ...

Published on 30 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Indian Navy Commissions Amphibious Transport Ship LCU L56, To Be Based In Port Blair - Swarajya

Indian Navy Commissions Amphibious Transport Ship LCU L56, To Be Based In Port Blair  Swarajya

The Indian Navy commissioned the sixth ship of the Landing Craft Utility (LCU) MK IV class IN LCU L56 into its fleet yesterday (29 July) in a ceremony held at the ...

Published on 30 July 2019 | 7:00 am


IRCTC Tourism Offers 6-Day Tour To Andaman And Nicobar Islands From Rs 30,433 Per Person, Details Here - NDTV News

IRCTC Tourism Offers 6-Day Tour To Andaman And Nicobar Islands From Rs 30,433 Per Person, Details Here  NDTV News

IRCTC Tourism package includes air tickets, accommodation in deluxe hotels, breakfast, dinner and travel insurance.

Published on 28 July 2019 | 7:00 am


The Last Days of John Allen Chau - Outside

The Last Days of John Allen Chau  Outside

Last fall, John Allen Chau traveled to a remote speck of sand and jungle in the Indian Ocean, in an attempt to convert one of the world's last uncontacted tribes to ...

Published on 24 July 2019 | 7:00 am


No more manual work at Port Blair sea customs - Times of India

No more manual work at Port Blair sea customs  Times of India

India Business News: Kolkata, Jul 8 () The Port Blair sea customs in Andaman and Nicobar Islands Monday started its operations electronically for import and ...

Published on 8 July 2019 | 7:00 am


IRCTC Andaman tour package: Price, duration and other details - Times Now

IRCTC Andaman tour package: Price, duration and other details  Times Now

IRCTC is offering 'Andaman Emeralds' tour package. The tour starts every Saturday and it covers Port Blair and Havelock Island destinations.

Published on 8 July 2019 | 7:00 am


IRCTC’s new offering will let you enjoy the scenic beauty of the Andaman - Times of India

IRCTC’s new offering will let you enjoy the scenic beauty of the Andaman  Times of India

IRCTC's Andaman Delights Ex-Kolkata tour package will take you around the scenic beauty of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands at a rate that is quite ...

Published on 4 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Transshipment hub planned in Andaman and Nicobar Islands - BusinessLine

Transshipment hub planned in Andaman and Nicobar Islands  BusinessLine

The Andaman and Nicobar Islands Administration plans to develop a container transshipment terminal with the Free Trade Warehousing Zone in South Bay, ...

Published on 3 July 2019 | 7:00 am


IRCTC Andaman & Nicobar Islands tour package starts at Rs 24,040; check hotel, meals, flight details - Zee Business

IRCTC Andaman & Nicobar Islands tour package starts at Rs 24,040; check hotel, meals, flight details  Zee Business

The Andaman and Nicobar Islands are known for their scenic beauty, the white beaches on the edge of its coastline have palm trees that attract thousands of ...

Published on 3 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Yoga is Indias gift to the world: Sadhguru in Port Blair - Business Standard

Yoga is Indias gift to the world: Sadhguru in Port Blair  Business Standard

Port Blair (Andaman and Nicobar), 21 June, (ANI): On the fifth International Yoda Day, Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev led the Yoga session at the iconic Indian Navy ...

Published on 21 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev at Indian Navy Floating Dock, Port Blair, on Yoga Day - Covai Post Network

Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev at Indian Navy Floating Dock, Port Blair, on Yoga Day  Covai Post Network

Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev, Founder, Isha Foundation will join officers and families of the Indian Armed Forces at the Floating Dock of the Indian Navy in Port Blair ...

Published on 20 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Dad of IAF Officer Kunal Barpatte Aboard Missing AN-32 in 2016 Shares Anguish - News18

Dad of IAF Officer Kunal Barpatte Aboard Missing AN-32 in 2016 Shares Anguish  News18

In July 2016, an AN-32 with his 27-year-old son Flight Lieutenant Kunal Barpatte on board went missing over the Bay of Bengal after leaving for Port Blair from ...

Published on 4 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Last time an Air Force An-32 aircraft went missing, it was never found - India Today

Last time an Air Force An-32 aircraft went missing, it was never found  India Today

The disappearance of an Indian Air Force Antonov An-32 aircraft over the Northeast has brought back ugly memories of the last time an An-32 went missing.

Published on 3 June 2019 | 7:00 am


IRCTC Tourism's 4-Night Andaman And Nicobar Tour Itinerary, Other Details - NDTV News

IRCTC Tourism's 4-Night Andaman And Nicobar Tour Itinerary, Other Details  NDTV News

Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC)'s tourism arm, IRCTC Tourism, is offering a four-night and five-day tour to the Andaman and Nicobar ...

Published on 31 May 2019 | 7:00 am


In a first, Andaman and Nicobar Islands to be connected by a train - Times of India

In a first, Andaman and Nicobar Islands to be connected by a train  Times of India

The Andaman and Nicobar Islands can be explored via train if all goes as planned. The first ever rail link will connect Diglipur and Port Blair. More on Times ...

Published on 31 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Andaman & Nicobar Islands Lok Sabha Elections Result 2019: Winning Political Party, Candidate, Vote Share - Zee News

Andaman & Nicobar Islands Lok Sabha Elections Result 2019: Winning Political Party, Candidate, Vote Share  Zee News

Andaman & Nicobar Islands Lok Sabha Election Results 2019: Checkout the latest results of Indian general elections 2019 from Andaman Nicobar Islands ...

Published on 22 May 2019 | 3:32 pm


5.6 magnitude earthquake hits Andaman and Nicobar Islands - India Today

5.6 magnitude earthquake hits Andaman and Nicobar Islands  India Today

An earthquake measuring 5.6 on the Richter scale struck the Andaman and Nicobar Islands on Tuesday morning.

Published on 22 May 2019 | 7:00 am


IRCTC’s latest offer is a 5-day trip to Andamans, checkout the details here - Times of India

IRCTC’s latest offer is a 5-day trip to Andamans, checkout the details here  Times of India

IRCTC's is offering an interesting 5-day trip to Andamans and Nicobar Islands. More on Times Travel.

Published on 22 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Myanmar Navy's ships arrive for 8th Indo-Myanmar CORPAT at Port Blair - United News of India

Myanmar Navy's ships arrive for 8th Indo-Myanmar CORPAT at Port Blair  United News of India

New Delhi, May 21 (UNI) With objectives to further improve maritime interoperability and mutual understanding between two navies, the Myanmar Navy's ...

Published on 21 May 2019 | 7:00 am


This 26-year-old is cleaning up Andamans, one beach at a time - Times of India

This 26-year-old is cleaning up Andamans, one beach at a time  Times of India

Sunday Times News: The scent of the salty sea wafting through the air, your hair swept up in the wind, it's bliss — that is, until your sandy feet encounter a plastic ...

Published on 14 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Andamans diary: Reverse vending machine - The New Indian Express

Andamans diary: Reverse vending machine  The New Indian Express

The ITT Group has launched a brand new high-speed catamaran on the Port Blair-Swaraj Dweep (Havelock) and Shaheed Dweep (Neil) route in Andaman.

Published on 14 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Petronet plans floating LNG terminal off Andaman Islands - BusinessLine

Petronet plans floating LNG terminal off Andaman Islands  BusinessLine

Petronet LNG Ltd plans to set up a floating LNG terminal in Andaman and Nicobar Islands that will be utilised to feed city gas distribution business of selling ...

Published on 29 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Petronet plans mini LNG terminal in Andaman; seeks city gas licence - Business Standard

Petronet plans mini LNG terminal in Andaman; seeks city gas licence  Business Standard

Petronet LNG Ltd plans to set up a floating LNG terminal in Andaman and Nicobar Islands which will be utilised to feed city gas distribution business of selling ...

Published on 29 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Andaman's Campbell Bay Polling Booth Lure Voters with Modern Facilities - News18

Andaman's Campbell Bay Polling Booth Lure Voters with Modern Facilities  News18

Campbell Bay – one of the worst Tsunami affected village (in 2004) in the Nicobar district of Andaman and Nicobar Islands in India. The most famous Indira Point ...

Published on 11 April 2019 | 7:00 am


73 per cent polling in Andaman and Nicobar Islands - Business Standard

73 per cent polling in Andaman and Nicobar Islands  Business Standard

Around 73 per cent of over three lakh voters in the Union Territory of Andaman and Nicobar Islands exercised their franchise in the Lok Sabha election on ...

Published on 11 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Dodging Snakes, Crocodiles Part of Everyday Tussle for Poll Staff in Andaman & Nicobar’s Single LS ... - News18

Dodging Snakes, Crocodiles Part of Everyday Tussle for Poll Staff in Andaman & Nicobar’s Single LS ...  News18

The poll officials have to pass through deep forests, face wild animals and heavy rains and, at the same time, ensure that the EVMs and VVPATs reach poll ...

Published on 5 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Nine quakes hit Andaman and Nicobar islands in two hours - The Hindu

Nine quakes hit Andaman and Nicobar islands in two hours  The Hindu

Nine medium intensity earthquakes, with a magnitude ranging from 4.7 to 5.2, hit the Andaman and Nicobar Islands Monday morning, all in a span of two hours, ...

Published on 1 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Kolkata youths held for murders in Port Blair - Times of India

Kolkata youths held for murders in Port Blair  Times of India

Two Kolkata youths, Sayantan Ghosh (21) and Debasis Roy (22), living in Port Blair's Garacharma area, were arrested in connection to a double murder c.

Published on 30 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Tourism boost! Seaplane operations to be a reality in 4 Andaman islands soon as bidding process begins - Business Today

Tourism boost! Seaplane operations to be a reality in 4 Andaman islands soon as bidding process begins  Business Today

Bidding has been opened for seaplane operations at four locations in Andamans, Swaraj Dweep, Shaheed Dweep, Hut Bay and Long Island, under the UDAN ...

Published on 24 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Andaman emerging as key pillar of India-Indonesia strategic partnership in Bay of Bengal - Economic Times

Andaman emerging as key pillar of India-Indonesia strategic partnership in Bay of Bengal  Economic Times

JAKARTA: Andaman & Nicobar Islands are emerging as a key pillar in India's strategic partnership with Indonesia, amid China's growing interest in the Bay of ...

Published on 20 March 2019 | 7:00 am


CBI arrests two forest officials in graft case - Economic Times

CBI arrests two forest officials in graft case  Economic Times

NEW DELHI: The CBI has arrested two Indian Forest *Service* officials for allegedly bribing an official in the Ministry of Environment and Forest for getting ...

Published on 17 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Port Blair is a Great Mix of Shimmering Beaches And Other Sightseeing Spots - India.com News

Port Blair is a Great Mix of Shimmering Beaches And Other Sightseeing Spots  India.com News

Port Blair, the capital of Andaman and Nicobar Islands is a place that offers the traveller a myriad experiences. From shimmering beaches to anthropological ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Andaman and Nicobar: India’s ‘strategic anchor’ holds ground - Observer Research Foundation

Andaman and Nicobar: India’s ‘strategic anchor’ holds ground  Observer Research Foundation

For the Indian Navy, the Andaman and Nicobar Command's core utility remains its potential for nontraditional security cooperation.

Published on 5 February 2019 | 8:00 am


SC Seeks CBI's Response on DSP Bassi's Plea Challenging Transfer to Port Blair - The Wire

SC Seeks CBI's Response on DSP Bassi's Plea Challenging Transfer to Port Blair  The Wire

A bench of Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justice Sanjiv Khanna issued a notice to the agency and sought its response in six weeks.

Published on 1 February 2019 | 8:00 am


CBI DSP AK Bassi moves SC against his transfer order to Port Blair - Economic Times

CBI DSP AK Bassi moves SC against his transfer order to Port Blair  Economic Times

CBI DSP A K Bassi Monday moved the Supreme Court challenging his transfer to Port Blair saying it was vitiated by "malafides" and would prejudice the probe ...

Published on 21 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Airlines flying to Port Blair take precautions after DGCA warning - Times of India

Airlines flying to Port Blair take precautions after DGCA warning  Times of India

CHENNAI: Airlines flying to Port Blair have started taking precautions after the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) warned that Pratt and Wh.

Published on 20 January 2019 | 8:00 am


DGCA bars A320 Neo planes to Port Blair: Aviation regulator should pay attention to skyrocketing prices... - Firstpost

DGCA bars A320 Neo planes to Port Blair: Aviation regulator should pay attention to skyrocketing prices...  Firstpost

Passengers must have a choice of affordable food, especially when they are required to fly at odd hours or spend time at airports to catch connecting flights.

Published on 19 January 2019 | 8:00 am


DGCA Imposes Restrictions on IndiGo, GoAir in Operating A320 Neo Planes to Port Blair - News18

DGCA Imposes Restrictions on IndiGo, GoAir in Operating A320 Neo Planes to Port Blair  News18

New Delhi: Aviation regulator DGCA on Thursday banned IndiGo and GoAir from operating their A320 neo planes to Port Blair in the wake of problems with their ...

Published on 18 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Earthquake with 6.0 magnitude hits Andaman and Nicobar Islands - Livemint

Earthquake with 6.0 magnitude hits Andaman and Nicobar Islands  Livemint

Port Blair: A strong earthquake of magnitude 6 hit the seismologically prone Andaman and Nicobar Islands Thursday, National Centre for Seismology (NCS) ...

Published on 17 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Airtel launches 4G services in Andaman and Nicobar - Livemint

Airtel launches 4G services in Andaman and Nicobar  Livemint

New Delhi: Bharti Airtel Ltd on Tuesday launched 4G services in Andaman and Nicobar, and become the first operator to roll out high-speed data services in the ...

Published on 15 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Sitharaman inaugurates Married Accommodation Project in Port Blair - Business Standard

Sitharaman inaugurates Married Accommodation Project in Port Blair  Business Standard

Read more about Sitharaman inaugurates Married Accommodation Project in Port Blair on Business Standard. On her two-day visit to Andaman and Nicobar ...

Published on 14 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Frequent cyclones and tourist evacuations show vulnerabilities at Andamans - The News Minute

Frequent cyclones and tourist evacuations show vulnerabilities at Andamans  The News Minute

The recent cyclone that ripped through South Andaman on the evening of January 6 caused minor damages with heavy winds gusting at a speed between ...

Published on 9 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Varsity opens annexe at Port Blair - The Hindu

Varsity opens annexe at Port Blair  The Hindu

V-C inaugurates the facility, built at a cost of ₹11.67 cr.

Published on 8 January 2019 | 8:00 am


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

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

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 ...

Published on 8 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Andaman to be first Island to operate seaplanes under UDAN-3 - Moneycontrol.com

Andaman to be first Island to operate seaplanes under UDAN-3  Moneycontrol.com

India could soon see seaplanes being used to fly passengers with the government giving approval to 13 water aerodromes under UDAN-3. The very first ...

Published on 8 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Rain, snow in North India may resume mid-week - BusinessLine

Rain, snow in North India may resume mid-week  BusinessLine

The rain/snow over Jammu & Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand reduced significantly on Monday with a prevailing western disturbance moving away ...

Published on 7 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Navy’s new air base in north of Port Blair - The Hindu

Navy’s new air base in north of Port Blair  The Hindu

Later this month, the Indian Navy will commission a new airbase 100 miles north of Port Blair in the strategically located Andaman and Nicobar islands.

Published on 7 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Heavy rain in Andamans disrupts Port Blair flights; delays likely till Tuesday - Times of India

Heavy rain in Andamans disrupts Port Blair flights; delays likely till Tuesday  Times of India

CHENNAI: Fog in Bengaluru, air traffic congestion in Delhi and a cyclone — which weakened to a deep depression but is causing heavy rain over Andaman .

Published on 6 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Cyclone Pabuk inches closer to Andaman Islands, Orange alert issued - India Today

Cyclone Pabuk inches closer to Andaman Islands, Orange alert issued  India Today

A cyclonic storm, named Pabuk, is expected to make landfall on the Andaman islands by tonight, the weather office said.

Published on 6 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Pope accepts resignation of Port Blair’s first bishop - Times of India

Pope accepts resignation of Port Blair’s first bishop  Times of India

Cleared 210Panaji: Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of Fr Alexio Das Neves Dias, SFX, as bishop of Port Blair (Andaman and Nicobar Islands).

Published on 6 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Indonesian ship brings cargo to Port Blair - Hindustan Times

Indonesian ship brings cargo to Port Blair  Hindustan Times

An Indonesian cargo vessel from Aceh, laden with 150 tonnes of commercial goods, docked at Port Blair in India's Andaman and Nicobar Islands on Friday, ...

Published on 4 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Veer Savarkar International Airport in Port Blair declared as an authorized Immigration Check post - All India Radio

Veer Savarkar International Airport in Port Blair declared as an authorized Immigration Check post  All India Radio

Veer Savarkar International Airport in Port Blair has been declared as an authorized Immigration Check post for entry into/exit from India with valid travel ...

Published on 3 January 2019 | 8:00 am


GoAir offers flight tickets from ₹1,199 in new flash sale - Livemint

GoAir offers flight tickets from ₹1,199 in new flash sale  Livemint

New Delhi: Budget carrier GoAir is offering flight tickets at a starting all-inclusive price of ₹ 1,199 in its latest sale offer. Tickets can be booked for Go Air's 'Fly ...

Published on 3 January 2019 | 8:00 am


See All the Pictures From PM Narendra Modi's Port Blair Visit - News18

See All the Pictures From PM Narendra Modi's Port Blair Visit  News18

PM Narendra Modi while addressing a public meeting at Marina Park in Port Blair, Andaman and Nicobar Islands to mark the 75th anniversary of the hoisting of ...

Published on 1 January 2019 | 8:00 am


For Modi, Port Blair is as mainland as Delhi or Mumbai - Renaming of the islands - Economic Times

For Modi, Port Blair is as mainland as Delhi or Mumbai - Renaming of the islands  Economic Times

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that Port Blair is as mainland as Delhi and Mumbai while addressing a public gathering at Marina Park where he ...

Published on 31 December 2018 | 8:00 am


PM Modi renames 3 islands of Andaman and Nicobar as tribute to Netaji - Economic Times

PM Modi renames 3 islands of Andaman and Nicobar as tribute to Netaji  Economic Times

While addressing a public gathering in Port Blair, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, “From today, the three islands in Andaman and Nicobar- Ross Island will ...

Published on 31 December 2018 | 8:00 am


PM Modi sports a 'mundu' in Port Blair, picture goes viral on social media - Times Now

PM Modi sports a 'mundu' in Port Blair, picture goes viral on social media  Times Now

On Sunday, PM Narendra Modi laid a wreath at the Martyr's Column in Port Blair, visited a cellular Jail and hoisted the high mast flag at South Point in memory of ...

Published on 31 December 2018 | 8:00 am


PM Modi, On Visit To The Andamans, Renames 3 Islands - NDTV News

PM Modi, On Visit To The Andamans, Renames 3 Islands  NDTV News

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Sunday announced renaming of three islands of Andaman and Nicobar to mark the 75th anniversary of the raising of the Indian ...

Published on 31 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Modi in Port Blair; placed floral tribute in Tsunami Memorial - Zee News

Modi in Port Blair; placed floral tribute in Tsunami Memorial  Zee News

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is in Andaman and Nicobar island and will pay floral tribute to Shubhash Chandra Bose at south point, Port Blair Watch video on ...

Published on 30 December 2018 | 8:00 am


IndiGo A320 Neo's Pratt engine fails while flying from Port Blair to Kolkata, plane returns safely to And - Times of India

IndiGo A320 Neo's Pratt engine fails while flying from Port Blair to Kolkata, plane returns safely to And  Times of India

NEW DELHI: Technical snags plaguing Pratt & Whitney (PW) engines powering the Airbus A320 Neo show no signs of ending. In the latest trouble, an IndiGo ...

Published on 27 December 2018 | 8:00 am


3 Andaman And Nicobar Islands To Be Renamed During PM's Visit This Sunday - NDTV News

3 Andaman And Nicobar Islands To Be Renamed During PM's Visit This Sunday  NDTV News

Three islands in Andaman and Nicobar will be given new names by the government this Sunday, the latest in the list of places being renamed across the country ...

Published on 25 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Andamans to get undersea cable - The Hindu

Andamans to get undersea cable  The Hindu

The nearly 2200-km-long optical fibre system will run between Chennai and the islands.

Published on 24 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Andaman and Nicobar Islands to get digitised soon, will receive high-speed internet services - News Nation

Andaman and Nicobar Islands to get digitised soon, will receive high-speed internet services  News Nation

A proposal for the 2200 km long optical fibre system for providing high speed internet on the Andaman and Nicobar Islands has finally found clearance by an ...

Published on 24 December 2018 | 8:00 am


How Amazon Delivers Packages in One of the Most Remote Corners of India - NDTV News

How Amazon Delivers Packages in One of the Most Remote Corners of India  NDTV News

Havelock is a small island, part of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands in the Bay of Bengal.

Published on 24 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Engine snag forces Indigo flight's emergency landing at Port Blair - United News of India

Engine snag forces Indigo flight's emergency landing at Port Blair  United News of India

Port Blair, Dec 23 (UNI) A Kolkata bound IndiGo flight today made emergency landing at the Port Blair airport, minutes after taking off due to mid-air engine snag.

Published on 23 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Port Blair flight returns after bad weather - Times of India

Port Blair flight returns after bad weather  Times of India

An Andaman-bound Air India flight from Kolkata carrying 137 passengers returned to the city around 1am on Friday morning due to inclement weather con.

Published on 21 December 2018 | 8:00 am


IRCTC’s latest offering is 5D/4N tour package to the Andamans - Times of India

IRCTC’s latest offering is 5D/4N tour package to the Andamans  Times of India

IRCTC wants you to travel to the Andaman Islands. Its latest offering is a tour package of 5 days/ 4 nights to the Andamans that will cover places like Port Blair ...

Published on 20 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Rescued Andamans tourists on way home - Times of India

Rescued Andamans tourists on way home  Times of India

KOLKATA: Nearly 1000 tourists from Bengal, who were stranded on the Havelock Island and Neil Island in the Andamans after bad weather brought private.

Published on 17 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Stranded tourists on Andaman islands being moved to safety - Times of India

Stranded tourists on Andaman islands being moved to safety  Times of India

India News: A deep depression that developed to the west of Andamans on Friday had made it difficult for ships to sail, leaving thousand of tourists marooned on ...

Published on 16 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Indian Coast Guard conducts Exercise 'Clean Sea-2018' at sea off Port Blair - All India Radio

Indian Coast Guard conducts Exercise 'Clean Sea-2018' at sea off Port Blair  All India Radio

The Indian Coast Guard has conducted the Regional Level Marine Oil Pollution Response Exercise titled 'Clean Sea - 2018' at sea off Port Blair today.

Published on 6 December 2018 | 8:00 am


The last sentinel - BusinessLine

The last sentinel  BusinessLine

A pre-neolithic tribe in the Andaman islands is fiercely holding on to its way of life.

Published on 30 November 2018 | 8:00 am


American tourist killed in Andaman: In Port Blair hotel, an empty room, his favourite - The Indian Express

American tourist killed in Andaman: In Port Blair hotel, an empty room, his favourite  The Indian Express

Police are yet to recover Chau's body — the fishermen who allegedly took him to the island, in violation of law, claim that they spotted a body being buried on the ...

Published on 24 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Andamans death | How a tribe killed a missionary - Deccan Herald

Andamans death | How a tribe killed a missionary  Deccan Herald

As their boat docked near the shore of the North Sentinel island on Saturday morning, November 17, none of them were prepared for what came next. From a ...

Published on 23 November 2018 | 8:00 am


How safe are the Sentinelese really - Livemint

How safe are the Sentinelese really  Livemint

Mumbai: Less than a five-hour boat ride from the capital Port Blair, the North Sentinel Island, home to the indigenous Sentinelese people, has for centuries ...

Published on 23 November 2018 | 8:00 am


American killed on Andaman island home to uncontacted people, body yet to be recovered - India Today

American killed on Andaman island home to uncontacted people, body yet to be recovered  India Today

An American man was killed on an island inhabited by a tribe known to resist outside contact in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. And, his body still lies there.

Published on 21 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Andamans a good place, stay there: Supreme Court to CBI officer transferred to Port Blair - India Today

Andamans a good place, stay there: Supreme Court to CBI officer transferred to Port Blair  India Today

It's official. Andaman and Nicobar Islands have been recognised as a "good" place to be in. And it is India's top court that has made this recognition.

Published on 16 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Rename Andaman & Nicobar to Shaheed & Swaraj Islands: Netaji's family - India Today

Rename Andaman & Nicobar to Shaheed & Swaraj Islands: Netaji's family  India Today

The demand comes at a time when PM Modi is scheduled to visit Port Blair in December to mark the 75th anniversary of Netaji's historic visit to the islands.

Published on 13 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Largest Singapore-India naval exercise begins in Port Blair - The New Indian Express

Largest Singapore-India naval exercise begins in Port Blair  The New Indian Express

The final sea phase would be held in the Bay of Bengal from 19 to 21 November.

Published on 10 November 2018 | 8:00 am


PM Modi to Hoist Tricolour in Andaman's Netaji Memorial During December Visit; Bose's Kin Demand Island b... - News18

PM Modi to Hoist Tricolour in Andaman's Netaji Memorial During December Visit; Bose's Kin Demand Island b...  News18

The national flag will be unfurled at 'Netaji Flag Hoisting Memorial' in Port Blair. PM Modi's Andaman visit will be part of a slew of events to mark the 75th ...

Published on 26 October 2018 | 7:00 am


New terminal building to come up at Port Blair airport - BusinessLine

New terminal building to come up at Port Blair airport  BusinessLine

The Port Blair airport, officially known as Veer Savarkar Airport, will have a new terminal building very soon, Airports Authority of India (AAI) officials said.

Published on 16 October 2018 | 7:00 am


This Is How People In Andaman & Nicobar Islands Live With Horrible 2G Network & Irregular Wi-Fi - India Times

This Is How People In Andaman & Nicobar Islands Live With Horrible 2G Network & Irregular Wi-Fi  India Times

While the fifth generation of mobile network is expected to hit India by 2022, in Havelock even the 2G network isn't functional. This is a stark reminder of the fact ...

Published on 18 September 2018 | 7:00 am


Reliance Jio to use ISRO's satellite to provide 4G services in rural, remote areas - Business Today

Reliance Jio to use ISRO's satellite to provide 4G services in rural, remote areas  Business Today

Satellite technology has been used across the world for cellular backhaul for decades now. In India, Reliance Jio is reportedly planning to tap this technology to ...

Published on 11 September 2018 | 7:00 am


Notes from the Andamans - The Hindu

Notes from the Andamans  The Hindu

The archipelago is dotted with hints of its murky past and subsequent revival — it towers over you particularly at 'Kala Pani' or Cellular Jail.

Published on 11 August 2018 | 7:00 am


Adventure in the Indian Ocean – things to do in Port Blair - Times of India

Adventure in the Indian Ocean – things to do in Port Blair  Times of India

things to do in Port Blair: the Indian Ocean is a treasure trove of adventures, and Port Blair is definitely one such fun place to be in. Read more in Times of India ...

Published on 29 June 2018 | 7:00 am


Port Blair may soon lose major port tag due to lack of container traffic - Business Standard

Port Blair may soon lose major port tag due to lack of container traffic  Business Standard

Port Blair may soon "officially" lose the tag of a major port, granted to it seven years ago, as the central government is of the view that executing a big-size port at ...

Published on 26 April 2017 | 7:00 am








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