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Customs sleuths get a call from yacht ‘owner’ - Times of India

Customs sleuths get a call from yacht ‘owner’  Times of India

KOCHI: Customs sleuths probing the unauthorized visit of a Swiss Yacht to the Lakshadweep islands has received a call claiming to be from Thomas Reich.

Published on 11 February 2019 | 1:44 am


UDAN to connect Lakshadweep, Andaman & Nicobar islands with sea planes - The Hindu

UDAN to connect Lakshadweep, Andaman & Nicobar islands with sea planes  The Hindu

Sea plane routes connecting the various islands of Lakshadweep, Andaman and Nicobar as well as Hyderabad's Prakasam Barrage with Nagarjunasagar in ...

Published on 8 February 2019 | 6:55 pm


Foreign vessels at Lakshadweep under scanner - The Hindu

Foreign vessels at Lakshadweep under scanner  The Hindu

Aim is to analyse the entry of foreign vessels without the permission of CBIC.

Published on 8 February 2019 | 2:34 pm


Customs to examine island admin’s role in yacht’s visit - Times of India

Customs to examine island admin’s role in yacht’s visit  Times of India

Customs department would interview officials of the Lakshadweep administration in connection with the seizure of a cruise yacht for violations in the.

Published on 8 February 2019 | 4:05 am


The dying corals of Lakshadweep - India Climate Dialogue

The dying corals of Lakshadweep  India Climate Dialogue

by Soumya Sarkar | Feb 1, 2019. Destructive human activity, rising temperatures in the Arabian Sea and increasing ocean acidification is pushing the coral ...

Published on 1 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Will Lakshadweep islands survive climate change? - The News Minute

Will Lakshadweep islands survive climate change?  The News Minute

Rapid erosion, turbulent seas and rising ocean temperatures brought on by climate change pose serious threats to the coral atolls of Lakshadweep.

Published on 30 January 2019 | 8:00 am


The Modi Years: How close is India to getting 100 Smart Cities? - Scroll.in

The Modi Years: How close is India to getting 100 Smart Cities?  Scroll.in

Building 100 smart cities was an election promise of the Bharatiya Janata Party in 2014. After coming to power, the Modi government allocated Rs 7,060 crore ...

Published on 26 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Under a single roof - Times of India

Under a single roof  Times of India

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Three-year-old Ruzaina is the youngest member in a giant house overlooking the concrete lanes that criss-cross the village of Fale.

Published on 21 January 2019 | 8:00 am


2018 in Climate: Where India stands after COP24, the IPCC report and Paris rulebook - Firstpost

2018 in Climate: Where India stands after COP24, the IPCC report and Paris rulebook  Firstpost

For fewer disasters like Ockhi & floods in Kerala to cope with, India has an important choice to make. Aayushi Awasthy Jan 30, 2019 18:24:16 IST. India walked ...

Published on 30 December 2018 | 4:36 am


Lakshadweep – The Paradise of Islands - CNBCTV18

Lakshadweep – The Paradise of Islands  CNBCTV18

Hi guys, the weekend is back and I am here to share one of my best memorable and cheerful experience with you. I would like to share my journey to ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 8:00 am


testMega Job Fair for Lakshadweep educated youth from Dec 10 - United News of India

testMega Job Fair for Lakshadweep educated youth from Dec 10  United News of India

Uniindia: Kochi, Dec 2 (UNI) In order to meet the ever growing requirement of jobs, a two-day mega job fair is being organized in Lakshadweep by the ...

Published on 2 December 2018 | 8:00 am


'Sinjar' shows how international terrorism affects an ordinary fisherman's life: Pampally - United News of India

'Sinjar' shows how international terrorism affects an ordinary fisherman's life: Pampally  United News of India

Panaji, Nov 25 (UNI) Pampally, director of Jasari film 'Sinjar', has said that the film shows how international terrorism affects life of an ordinary fishermen.

Published on 25 November 2018 | 8:00 am


NGT responds to ‘SOS’ of Lakshadweep villagers on drinking water crisis - The Indian Express

NGT responds to ‘SOS’ of Lakshadweep villagers on drinking water crisis  The Indian Express

The Union Territory of Lakshadweep is spread across 32 square kilometer area in the Arabian Sea and consists of 10 inhabited islands, 17 uninhabited islands, ...

Published on 21 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Cyclone Gaja: Deep Depression in Arabian Sea to weaken, moving away from Indian coast | Skymet Weather Service - Skymet Weather

Cyclone Gaja: Deep Depression in Arabian Sea to weaken, moving away from Indian coast | Skymet Weather Service  Skymet Weather

This system continues to move West-northwestwards and is likely to maintain its strength as a Deep Depression only, during the next 24 to 36 hours.

Published on 19 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Met withdraws cyclone watch over Lakshadweep - BusinessLine

Met withdraws cyclone watch over Lakshadweep  BusinessLine

India Met Department (IMD) seems to have withdrawn the cyclone watch in the Arabian Sea, away from Lakshadweep, as a prevailing deep depression ...

Published on 18 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Deep depression lurking near Kalpeni, Lakshadweep - BusinessLine

Deep depression lurking near Kalpeni, Lakshadweep  BusinessLine

Rainfall forecast at most places over Lakshadweep until Sunday.

Published on 17 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Gaja likely to intensify into a cyclone again, IMD says - Times of India

Gaja likely to intensify into a cyclone again, IMD says  Times of India

India News: While south Tamil Nadu is recovering from the aftermath of cyclone Gaja, the weather system has now left meteorologists puzzled as it is showing ...

Published on 17 November 2018 | 8:00 am


KIFF screens rare Indian language films - Millennium Post

KIFF screens rare Indian language films  Millennium Post

Kolkata: Giving light to the diversity of India, Kolkata International Film Festival (KIFF) is showcasing a bouquet of rare Indian Language films including ...

Published on 14 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Geography, resources aid easy desalination - Times of India

Geography, resources aid easy desalination  Times of India

KAVARATTI: Even as many areas in Kochi grapple with water scarcity, the islands of Lakshadweep have adopted a novel method to desalinate seawater and .

Published on 8 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Coral reefs at Lakshadweep bounce back - Times of India

Coral reefs at Lakshadweep bounce back  Times of India

KAVARATTI: Lakshadweep is slowly moving back to its leisurely pace after cyclone Ockhi left a trail of destruction in its wake. Coral reefs have started to recover ...

Published on 8 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Androth, Amini & Kavaratti to get swimming pools - Times of India

Androth, Amini & Kavaratti to get swimming pools  Times of India

KAVARATTI: The islands of Lakshadweep are all set to professionally train their youths in swimming with the administration all set to construct three .

Published on 8 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Veterinary Assistant Surgeon in Lakshadweep For Department of Animal Husbandry Lakshadweep Recruitment 2018 - The Sentinel Assam

Veterinary Assistant Surgeon in Lakshadweep For Department of Animal Husbandry Lakshadweep Recruitment 2018  The Sentinel Assam

Veterinary Assistant Surgeon in Lakshadweep For Department of Animal Husbandry Lakshadweep Recruitment 2018Job Role: Veterinary Assistant Surgeon.

Published on 3 November 2018 | 7:00 am


BSNL to extend 4G services to more regions - Mathrubhumi English

BSNL to extend 4G services to more regions  Mathrubhumi English

Google employees walkout over handling of sexual misconduct. Read More. Kochi: The BSNL 4G services will soon be available in more regions. The 4G ...

Published on 3 November 2018 | 7:00 am


People of Lakshadweep celebrate formation day - Times of India

People of Lakshadweep celebrate formation day  Times of India

Kavaratti: The people of Lakshadweep celebrated the formation day of their Union Territory with much fervour on Thursday.

Published on 2 November 2018 | 7:00 am


Lakshadweep celebrates 63rd formation day today - Times of India

Lakshadweep celebrates 63rd formation day today  Times of India

KAVARATTI: Islanders at the neighbouring archipelago of Lakshadweep, about 400 Kilometres off the Kochi coast, are all set to celebrate the 63rd formation day ...

Published on 1 November 2018 | 7:00 am


Climate change in India: Sinking chain of atolls in Lakshadweep - Down To Earth Magazine

Climate change in India: Sinking chain of atolls in Lakshadweep  Down To Earth Magazine

While the average rate of sea level increase over the 20th century was between 1.3 and 1.7 mm per year, the rate has doubled since 1993, says IPCC's the fifth ...

Published on 1 November 2018 | 7:00 am


testLakshadweep Cong blames MP Faisal for poor state of Island - United News of India

testLakshadweep Cong blames MP Faisal for poor state of Island  United News of India

Kavaratti/New Delhi, Oct 31 (UNI) Lakshadweep Territorial Congress Committee (LTCC), the wing of the Congress party's Lakshadweep unit on Wednesday ...

Published on 31 October 2018 | 7:00 am


Freeze on hiring at oldest press - Times of India

Freeze on hiring at oldest press  Times of India

CHANDIGARH: In an attempt to close down the Sector-18 Government Press, running in one of the oldest buildings of this city, the central ministry of h.

Published on 29 October 2018 | 7:00 am


World's first self-powered desalination plant by NIOT coming up in Lakshadweep - The New Indian Express

World's first self-powered desalination plant by NIOT coming up in Lakshadweep  The New Indian Express

The OTEC is a method to generate power from the difference in temperatures between the surface and the deep sea.

Published on 23 October 2018 | 7:00 am


Lakshadweep's corals are dying, and they'll take the island's inhabitants with them - Firstpost

Lakshadweep's corals are dying, and they'll take the island's inhabitants with them  Firstpost

Janaki Lenin Oct 18, 2018 15:08:16 IST. Heat does to coral reefs what peroxide does to human hair — it bleaches them. For these underwater colonies, though, ...

Published on 18 October 2018 | 7:00 am


Lakshadweep is a Great Spot For a Relaxed Yet Unusual Beach Holiday - India.com News

Lakshadweep is a Great Spot For a Relaxed Yet Unusual Beach Holiday  India.com News

bangaram #touristisland #lakshadweeptourism - Lakshadweep is a Great Spot For a Relaxed Yet Unusual Beach Holiday.

Published on 16 October 2018 | 7:00 am


India's timekeeper says country needs two time zones - Down To Earth Magazine

India's timekeeper says country needs two time zones  Down To Earth Magazine

It is technically feasible to have two time zones & two ISTs in India-IST-I for most of India, IST II for Northeastern region-separated by an hour, says National ...

Published on 11 October 2018 | 7:00 am


Lagoon villas to come to Lakshadweep’s emeralds - The Hindu

Lagoon villas to come to Lakshadweep’s emeralds  The Hindu

Lagoons with luxurious water villas is not something India is known for. But there is now a plan to come up with a popular alternative to leading destinations such ...

Published on 3 October 2018 | 7:00 am


Interesting facts about 29 Indian states and 7 Union Territories with their capitals - India Today

Interesting facts about 29 Indian states and 7 Union Territories with their capitals  India Today

There are 29 states and 7 Union territories in the country. Let's take a look at the states and their capitals.

Published on 22 September 2018 | 7:00 am


An Illegal Eggs Trade Is Threatening the Seabirds of Lakshadweep - The Wire

An Illegal Eggs Trade Is Threatening the Seabirds of Lakshadweep  The Wire

Among the people of Kavaratti island, there is a belief that seabird eggs have medicinal properties. This has meant extra income for the fisherfolk, who sell the ...

Published on 18 September 2018 | 7:00 am


IPO-bound GRSE to deliver Kavaratti to Navy next year - Daily News & Analysis

IPO-bound GRSE to deliver Kavaratti to Navy next year  Daily News & Analysis

The fourth and the last anti-submarine warfare (ASW) corvette of the P-28 project – Kavaratti, being constructed at an approximate cost of Rs 1,700 crore by ...

Published on 16 September 2018 | 7:00 am


From Lakshadweep with love - The New Indian Express

From Lakshadweep with love  The New Indian Express

Help has come all the way from Lakshadweep for Kerala. The people from the islands have poured their love by donating clothes and other relief materials to the ...

Published on 31 August 2018 | 7:00 am


India's Lakshadweep Islands to Grow in Strategic Importance - Future Directions International

India's Lakshadweep Islands to Grow in Strategic Importance  Future Directions International

Key Points. The islands of the Lakshadweep archipelago will receive increased strategic attention as India expands its maritime horizons, in both the western ...

Published on 30 August 2018 | 7:00 am


Cabinet OKs ocean research scheme - Times of India

Cabinet OKs ocean research scheme  Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Cabinet on Wednesday approved an umbrella scheme — Ocean Services, Technology, Observations, Resources Modelling and Science ...

Published on 30 August 2018 | 7:00 am


Cabinet approves O-Smart scheme aimed to step up ocean research - Outlook India

Cabinet approves O-Smart scheme aimed to step up ocean research  Outlook India

New Delhi, Aug 29 The Cabinet today approved a scheme aimed at stepping up ocean research and setting up early warning weather systems, a government ...

Published on 29 August 2018 | 7:00 am


Visit Lakshadweep in the lap of the sea - Onmanorama

Visit Lakshadweep in the lap of the sea  Onmanorama

For an average Keralite, Lakshadweep is a distant land across the sea. It is familiar to people here through films like Prithviraj's 'Anarkali.' The film had captured ...

Published on 21 August 2018 | 7:00 am


#TravelBytes: Top 5 most beautiful Indian islands you must visit - NewsBytes

#TravelBytes: Top 5 most beautiful Indian islands you must visit  NewsBytes

India is one such country that has been blessed with abundant natural beauty. From the snow-capped Himalayas to beautiful beaches, India has it all. But, we ...

Published on 17 August 2018 | 7:00 am


Nagaland State capital Kohima is second most ‘unlivable’ city in India: Govt survey - Morung Express

Nagaland State capital Kohima is second most ‘unlivable’ city in India: Govt survey  Morung Express

Nagaland State's capital, Kohima, has earned the distinction of being the second most 'unlivable' city in India.

Published on 14 August 2018 | 7:00 am


First-of-its-kind survey: It’s Pune’s time, and living is easy - The Financial Express

First-of-its-kind survey: It’s Pune’s time, and living is easy  The Financial Express

Pune, Navi Mumbai and Greater Mumbai from Maharashtra were ranked India's three most liveable cities on the government's inaugural “Ease of living Index”.

Published on 14 August 2018 | 7:00 am


Saltwater treatment plant brings 'tasty tea' to India's Kavaratti island - Reuters

Saltwater treatment plant brings 'tasty tea' to India's Kavaratti island  Reuters

LAKSHADWEEP ISLANDS, India (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Each morning, Kamarunisa Poovummada sips her cup of tea while watching waves from the ...

Published on 25 July 2018 | 7:00 am


Anti-sub vessel INS Kavaratti set for launch next week - Economic Times

Anti-sub vessel INS Kavaratti set for launch next week  Economic Times

KOLKATA: Kavaratti, the last of the four anti -submarine warfare class stealth corvettes being built for India under Project 28, will be launched here next week.

Published on 14 July 2018 | 7:00 am


Southern Naval command chief reviews security in Lakshadweep - Economic Times

Southern Naval command chief reviews security in Lakshadweep  Economic Times

Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Southern Naval Command Vice Admiral Girish Luthra reviewed the security apparatus in place at Lakshadweep and Minicoy ...

Published on 14 July 2018 | 7:00 am


Naval attachment set up in Lakshadweep - Economic Times

Naval attachment set up in Lakshadweep  Economic Times

ANDROTH ISLAND: A naval detachment aimed at enhancing the Navy's reach and surveillance of Arabian Sea waters was inaugurated in the island of ...

Published on 11 July 2018 | 7:00 am


At Least 12 Islands In Lakshadweep, Off Limits To Public Till Now, To Be Opened Up For Tourism - Swarajya

At Least 12 Islands In Lakshadweep, Off Limits To Public Till Now, To Be Opened Up For Tourism  Swarajya

The government has approved a plan to open up at least 12 islands in the Lakshadweep archipelago off India's west coast, Times of India has reported. Off limits ...

Published on 1 July 2018 | 7:00 am


Show displays live portraits - Deccan Chronicle

Show displays live portraits  Deccan Chronicle

In fact, most residents do not know that such a college exists.

Published on 1 July 2018 | 7:00 am


LDCL Recruitment 2018: 80 Posts, Apply before 20th July 2018 - News18

LDCL Recruitment 2018: 80 Posts, Apply before 20th July 2018  News18

LDCL Recruitment 2018 application process to fill 80 vacancies for various posts has begun on the official website of Lakshadweep Development Corporation ...

Published on 28 June 2018 | 7:00 am


Fish in Lakshadweep tweak feeding habits to deal with coral bleaching - Mongabay-India

Fish in Lakshadweep tweak feeding habits to deal with coral bleaching  Mongabay-India

Bright blue-and-yellow melon butterflyfish (Chaetodon trifasciatus) that exclusively feed on corals, tweak the way they eat, to survive on bleached reefs of the ...

Published on 19 June 2018 | 7:00 am


Lakshadweep Islands - IndiaPost.com

Lakshadweep Islands  IndiaPost.com

Best destination for honeymoon, water sports. The pristine coral paradise of Lakshadeep with a tinge of bluish-green waters is an exotic archipelago in the ...

Published on 16 April 2018 | 7:00 am


Heavy rains and winds to lash southern Tamil Nadu, says MET dept - The News Minute

Heavy rains and winds to lash southern Tamil Nadu, says MET dept  The News Minute

Even as fisherfolk in Kanyakumari are waiting to hear back from the fishermen who ventured out to sea 10 days ago, heavy rains are expected in southern parts ...

Published on 14 March 2018 | 7:00 am


Commendable! How IIT Madras is turning PM Narendra Modi’s ‘Smart Cities’ dream into a reality - The Financial Express

Commendable! How IIT Madras is turning PM Narendra Modi’s ‘Smart Cities’ dream into a reality  The Financial Express

The prestigious Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras on Thursday coordinated an international project on PM Narendra Modi's 'Smart Cities' mission.

Published on 15 February 2018 | 8:00 am


Centre approves Rs 526 crore Smart City proposal for Kavaratti - Times of India

Centre approves Rs 526 crore Smart City proposal for Kavaratti  Times of India

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The Union urban development ministry has approved Rs 526 crore proposal for Smart City development program of Kavaratti in ...

Published on 29 January 2018 | 8:00 am


Smart City: Kavaratti to get major facelift - The Hindu

Smart City: Kavaratti to get major facelift  The Hindu

Kavaratti, the administrative capital of the Lakshadweep group of islands, is set for a major transformation in infrastructure and services that is expected to make ...

Published on 28 January 2018 | 8:00 am


Govt announces fourth smart cities list, did your city make the cut? - India TV News

Govt announces fourth smart cities list, did your city make the cut?  India TV News

India News – Urban Development Minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Friday made new additions to the Smart Cities mission. The *fresh* list includes the names of ...

Published on 20 January 2018 | 8:00 am


Smart Cities: Silvassa, Bareilly, Saharanpur, Itanagar, Kavaratti Make it in Round 4; 99 Cities in List so Fa - India.com

Smart Cities: Silvassa, Bareilly, Saharanpur, Itanagar, Kavaratti Make it in Round 4; 99 Cities in List so Fa  India.com

The cities have been selected in the round 4 of the smart cities. Hardeep S. Puri , Minister of State (I/C) for Housing & Urban Affairs on Friday announced the ...

Published on 19 January 2018 | 8:00 am


Centre announces 9 new smart cities, takes total identified to 99 - Moneycontrol.com

Centre announces 9 new smart cities, takes total identified to 99  Moneycontrol.com

New Town in Kolkata that made it to the fast track list in May 2016 is yet to incorporate a special purpose vehicle (SPV) or appoint a project management ...

Published on 19 January 2018 | 8:00 am


Smart City Mission adds 9 more cities including Bareilly, Erode; total now 99 - Hindustan Times

Smart City Mission adds 9 more cities including Bareilly, Erode; total now 99  Hindustan Times

Senior Congress leader Sonia Gandhi's constituency Rae Bareilly and Delhi's next door neighbour Ghaziabad are among the four cities from Uttar Pradesh that ...

Published on 19 January 2018 | 8:00 am


Strict adherence to indigenisation norm delays production of anti-sub warfare ships - Hindu Business Line

Strict adherence to indigenisation norm delays production of anti-sub warfare ships  Hindu Business Line

Indigenous capability in the development and manufacturing of the warships and its weapons is an important step towards self reliance, says officials.

Published on 12 January 2018 | 8:00 am


Ockhi: PM Modi holds meeting with officials in Lakshadweep - The Times of India

Ockhi: PM Modi holds meeting with officials in Lakshadweep  The Times of India

KOCHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday chaired a high-level meeting at Kavaratti in Lakshadweep to review the situation arising due to Cyclone ...

Published on 19 December 2017 | 8:00 am


Cyclone Ockhi: Stir not anti-govt, says Latin Catholic Church - Deccan Chronicle

Cyclone Ockhi: Stir not anti-govt, says Latin Catholic Church  Deccan Chronicle

Thiruvananthpuram: The strike announced by the Latin Catholic Church in the wake of cyclone Ockhi is not against the central or state governments, but a ...

Published on 10 December 2017 | 8:00 am


Respite to Lakshadweep as boat services resume - Deccan Chronicle

Respite to Lakshadweep as boat services resume  Deccan Chronicle

Kochi: Four ships MV Kavaratti, MV Lagoon, MV Coral and MV Lakshadweep Sea set sail from Cochin Port carrying a combined passenger load of around 1600 ...

Published on 6 December 2017 | 8:00 am


Kochi-Lakshadweep ship services resume as Cyclone Ockhi moves away from Kerala coast - onmanorama

Kochi-Lakshadweep ship services resume as Cyclone Ockhi moves away from Kerala coast  onmanorama

Kochi: Ship services to Lakshadweep islands from Kochi, that were stopped on December 1 due to adverse weather conditions following Cyclone Ockhi, have ...

Published on 5 December 2017 | 8:00 am


testIndian Navy's SAR operation continues unabated on day 6 - United News of India

testIndian Navy's SAR operation continues unabated on day 6  United News of India

Uniindia: New Delhi, Dec 5 (UNI) Despite the cyclone ''Ockhi'' rapidly weakening to become less marked and moving farther away from the Kavaratti island of ...

Published on 5 December 2017 | 8:00 am


Navy dispatches relief to cyclone-hit Lakshadweep islands - Economic Times

Navy dispatches relief to cyclone-hit Lakshadweep islands  Economic Times

KOCHI: The Indian Navy has provided humanitarian assistance and disaster relief to people affected by cyclone Ockhi in Lakshadweep, a Defence ...

Published on 5 December 2017 | 8:00 am


testIndian Navy continues search & rescue operation after cyclone Ockhi - United News of India

testIndian Navy continues search & rescue operation after cyclone Ockhi  United News of India

Uniindia: New Delhi, Dec 3 (UNI) Indian Navy''s search and rescue operations (SAR) are ongoing for the fourth day on Sunday over Southeast Arabian Sea and ...

Published on 3 December 2017 | 8:00 am


Lakshadweep islands suffer over Rs 500 cr loss due to cyclone: MP - Hindustan Times

Lakshadweep islands suffer over Rs 500 cr loss due to cyclone: MP  Hindustan Times

Lakshadweep islands, which was hit by Cyclone Ochki, has suffered a loss of over Rs 500 crore, Lakshadweep MP Mohammad Faizal said on Sunday.

Published on 3 December 2017 | 8:00 am


Cyclone Ockhi: Lakshadweep braces for severe attack - Deccan Chronicle

Cyclone Ockhi: Lakshadweep braces for severe attack  Deccan Chronicle

KOCHI: Lakshadweep, which was bracing for the most severe attack of the cyclone Ockhi, has reported no casualties till Friday while over 600 people have been ...

Published on 2 December 2017 | 8:00 am


Weather update: Cyclone 'Ockhi' heads for Lakshadweep, to intensify further - Hindu Business Line

Weather update: Cyclone 'Ockhi' heads for Lakshadweep, to intensify further  Hindu Business Line

The India Met Department (IMD) has officially stated that the deep depression 170 km to the south-east of Kanyakumari has intensified into a named cyclone, ...

Published on 30 November 2017 | 8:00 am


TN to open world's first off shore desalination unit - The New Indian Express

TN to open world's first off shore desalination unit  The New Indian Express

Water-starved Chennai could earn the distinction of being the first in the world to set up an offshore desalination plant, for which a deep sea site that is 40 km ...

Published on 18 November 2017 | 8:00 am


World's first desalination unit off Ennore coast - The New Indian Express

World's first desalination unit off Ennore coast  The New Indian Express

Boasting eco-friendly technology developed indigenously by NIOT, plant to use cold water drawn from deep sea. Share Via Email. Published: 14th November ...

Published on 14 November 2017 | 8:00 am


Lakshadweep to get new airport in bid to increase tourism - Condé Nast Traveller India

Lakshadweep to get new airport in bid to increase tourism  Condé Nast Traveller India

Community-based model to be developed in conjunction with local partners.

Published on 10 November 2017 | 8:00 am


Sitharaman Commissions INS Kiltan, Here’s All You Need to Know - The Quint

Sitharaman Commissions INS Kiltan, Here’s All You Need to Know  The Quint

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman commissioned the third of the four Project 28 anti-submarine warfare corvettes, INS Kiltan, on 16 October in the ...

Published on 15 October 2017 | 7:00 am


India to Commission Home-grown Anti-Submarine Corvette Next Week October 10, 2017 @ 11:13 AM - Defenseworld.net

India to Commission Home-grown Anti-Submarine Corvette Next Week October 10, 2017 @ 11:13 AM  Defenseworld.net

The Indian Navy is likely to commission its home-grown anti-submarine corvette, INS Kiltan on October 16 in southern port city of Vishakhapatnam. The newly ...

Published on 10 October 2017 | 7:00 am


The Lakshadweep islands: a sublime coral jewel - Reuters

The Lakshadweep islands: a sublime coral jewel  Reuters

Many people who think "vacation" go to the sea. Most of them don't immediately think of the Lakshadweep Islands, an archipelago of 36 islands about 300 ...

Published on 24 August 2017 | 7:00 am


Coast Guard rescues foriegn yacht in Lakshadweep - News Nation

Coast Guard rescues foriegn yacht in Lakshadweep  News Nation

Louise, a yacht sailing from Port Victoria, Seychelles to Abu Dhabi on its maiden voyage with two crew, was rescued by Indian Coast Guard Ship Samarth off ...

Published on 4 August 2017 | 7:00 am


PM Narendra Modi will visit Lakshadweep in November: Amit Shah - Economic Times

PM Narendra Modi will visit Lakshadweep in November: Amit Shah  Economic Times

KAVARATTI (LAKSHADWEEP): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Lakshadweep in November, BJP president Amit Shah, who is on a three-day visit to the ...

Published on 17 May 2017 | 7:00 am


MV Kavaratti, a beauty to behold - The New Indian Express

MV Kavaratti, a beauty to behold  The New Indian Express

A stroll through the alleys of the six-deck ship with her zealous crew guarding it excites your senses. Share Via Email. Published: 06th April 2017 01:59 AM | Last ...

Published on 6 April 2017 | 7:00 am


We need to talk about Lakshadweep - Conde Nast Traveller India

We need to talk about Lakshadweep  Conde Nast Traveller India

Few people, even Indians, have made it this far. Here's how responsible Lakshwadeep's tourism can make it accessible to all. Read more here.

Published on 9 November 2016 | 8:00 am


Lakshadweep rings in its 61st foundation day with flair - Daily Excelsior

Lakshadweep rings in its 61st foundation day with flair  Daily Excelsior

Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Nov 3: Lakshadweep, a union territory comprising 10 islands nestled deep into Arabian Sea celebrated its foundation day in.

Published on 4 November 2016 | 7:00 am


Indias first ocean power generation project coming up in Kavaratti, Lakshadweep - Business Standard

Indias first ocean power generation project coming up in Kavaratti, Lakshadweep  Business Standard

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's vision of developing 'blue economy' to complement India's economic trajectory is getting onto the drawing board, with the ...

Published on 22 September 2016 | 7:00 am


Vision 2030 chalked out for weather forecasting. - The Hans India

Vision 2030 chalked out for weather forecasting.  The Hans India

Secretary, Ministry of Earth Sciences Dr Madhavan Nair Rajeevan said his ministry prepared a vision document, VISION 2030, with a focus on applications for ...

Published on 21 August 2016 | 7:00 am


Forget The Maldives. Take The Dive And Visit Lakshadweep Instead - Huffington Post India

Forget The Maldives. Take The Dive And Visit Lakshadweep Instead  Huffington Post India

A vacation in Lakshadweep is way cheaper than one in the Maldives, which means you more or less get the same beachy perks and witness the same kind of ...

Published on 5 August 2016 | 7:00 am


Why Lakshadweep is the Perfect Island Hideaway - The Better India

Why Lakshadweep is the Perfect Island Hideaway  The Better India

If stunning surroundings and idyllic privacy are what you are looking for in a beach holiday, then Lakshadweep Island are the perfect island hideaway for you !

Published on 14 July 2016 | 7:00 am


Samudra Shipyard constructs new boat to boost tuna fishing in Kavaratti - Hindu Business Line

Samudra Shipyard constructs new boat to boost tuna fishing in Kavaratti  Hindu Business Line

To boost tuna fishing in Lakshadweep islands, Kerala-based Samudra Shipyard has constructed an all composite tuna fishing boat – MFV Bluefin – for the ...

Published on 8 May 2016 | 7:00 am


CBI registers case against 5 in Lakshadweep chopper service scam - Times of India

CBI registers case against 5 in Lakshadweep chopper service scam  Times of India

Nearly a year after the vigilance department of the public sector undertaking Pawan Hans Helicopters Limited (PHHL) found misappropriation by its staf.

Published on 3 February 2016 | 8:00 am


INS Kavaratti: Anti-submarine warfare class stealth corvette launched - Economic Times

INS Kavaratti: Anti-submarine warfare class stealth corvette launched  Economic Times

NEW DELHI: Adding to a series of recent developments in India's defence preparedness, Indian Navy's latest anti-submarine warfare class stealth corvette, the ...

Published on 19 May 2015 | 7:00 am


Yemen battle: India sends ships to evacuate expats, PM seeks Saudi help - The Indian Express

Yemen battle: India sends ships to evacuate expats, PM seeks Saudi help  The Indian Express

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday night requested Saudi King Salman to help India evacuate its nationals from Yemen as New Delhi decided to take sea ...

Published on 31 March 2015 | 7:00 am


Lakshadweep cruise cancelled for second time - Times of India

Lakshadweep cruise cancelled for second time  Times of India

Lakshadweep Tourism has for the second time cancelled a cruise on board the MV Kavaratti, leaving 65 tourists in the lurch.

Published on 5 March 2015 | 8:00 am


Lakshadweep to be developed as strategic outpost for Navy - Livemint

Lakshadweep to be developed as strategic outpost for Navy  Livemint

Kochi: Navy is planning to develop infrastructure at Lakshadweep Islands which is being made a strategic outpost, flag officer commanding in chief, Southern ...

Published on 3 December 2014 | 8:00 am


A potable solution - Hindu Business Line

A potable solution  Hindu Business Line

Since installing the first one in the Andamans in 1946, India has set up over 190 desalination plants, with a total capacity of over 1.60 million cubic metres a day ...

Published on 26 May 2014 | 7:00 am


Excessive mining leads to declining coral reefs in Lakshadweep - The Hindu

Excessive mining leads to declining coral reefs in Lakshadweep  The Hindu

Fishermen's catch will go down drastically: ZSI Director.

Published on 14 June 2013 | 7:00 am


Islands in the sun - The Hindu

Islands in the sun  The Hindu

Lakshadweep has a little of everything for the whole family. White beaches, history, nature and sea life.

Published on 6 May 2013 | 7:00 am


H4 UJRA MOSQUE KAVARATTI - SpeakingTree

H4 UJRA MOSQUE KAVARATTI  SpeakingTree

H4 - UJRA MOSQUE KAVARATTI - The mosque is a seat of tranquility where nature meets the divine. Surrounded by a dense foliage of coconut trees, it is a ...

Published on 20 March 2013 | 7:00 am


Indian Navy gets new base in Lakshadweep islands - NDTV

Indian Navy gets new base in Lakshadweep islands  NDTV

In an effort to augment the security infrastructure at the strategically important Lakshadweep islands, a new naval base of the Indian Navy has been ...

Published on 30 April 2012 | 7:00 am


Ship runs aground in Lakshadweep: Coral islands in peril? - NDTV.com

Ship runs aground in Lakshadweep: Coral islands in peril?  NDTV.com

Kavaratti Islands(Lakshadweep): On August 15 this year, Lakshadweep was abuzz with activity as Nand Aparajita, a cargo barge carrying cement to the islands, ...

Published on 15 October 2010 | 7:00 am








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