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Blue glowing water spotted on Chennai beach; pictures go viral - Khaleej Times

Blue glowing water spotted on Chennai beach; pictures go viral  Khaleej Times

The blue glow is known as Bioluminescence and is caused by Noctiluca scintillans.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 8:42 am


Bioluminescence Spotted On Chennai Beach. The Internet Is Shocked - Mashable India

Bioluminescence Spotted On Chennai Beach. The Internet Is Shocked  Mashable India

Visitors to the Thiruvanmiyur beach, Chennai were treated by a pretty unusual sight over the weekend. Reportedly, bioluminescent waves were spotted along ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 11:38 am


85 new AYUSH hospitals approved in last 5 years: Minister informs parliament - Medical Dialogues

85 new AYUSH hospitals approved in last 5 years: Minister informs parliament  Medical Dialogues

85 new AYUSH Hospitals approved in the last five years, the AYUSH minister Shri Shripad Yesso Naik recently informed the parliament.

Published on 3 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Airtel expands its 4G network to Lakshadweep - Digit

Airtel expands its 4G network to Lakshadweep  Digit

Airtel has launched its 4G network in Lakshadweep, which means that the residents will now be able to enjoy HD quality video streaming, faster downloads and ...

Published on 19 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Airtel starts 4G services in Lakshadweep - India TV News

Airtel starts 4G services in Lakshadweep  India TV News

Bharti Airtel on Tuesday announced the launch of 4G services in the Lakshadweep Islands, becoming the first mobile operator to launch high speed data ...

Published on 18 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Bharti Airtel starts 4G services in Lakshadweep - Moneycontrol

Bharti Airtel starts 4G services in Lakshadweep  Moneycontrol

Bharti Airtel June 18 announced the launch of 4G services in the Lakshadweep Islands, becoming the first mobile operator to launch high speed data services ...

Published on 18 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Why You Must Give Diving a Shot at Lakshadweep Islands - India.com News

Why You Must Give Diving a Shot at Lakshadweep Islands  India.com News

You don't need to look far and wide for an island experience, head to Lakshadweep for a surreal experience. - Why You Must Give Diving a Shot at ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Is desalination realistically a help in harnessing potable water from the sea? - The Hindu

Is desalination realistically a help in harnessing potable water from the sea?  The Hindu

Desalination technology is not an esoteric idea — the city of Chennai already uses desalinated water. However, it only has a limited application, given the ...

Published on 7 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Sea Of Change - Business Today

Sea Of Change  Business Today

Kavaratti Island, the capital of Union Territory Lakshadweep, is surrounded by pristine beaches and calm waters.

Published on 2 June 2019 | 7:00 am


In Lakshadweep, even Congress claims that NCP’s dried tuna deal was fishy, could not bring victory - Scroll.in

In Lakshadweep, even Congress claims that NCP’s dried tuna deal was fishy, could not bring victory  Scroll.in

A day after his re-election to the Lok Sabha from Lakshadweep on May 23, Nationalist Congress Party leader PP Mohammed Faizal urged the residents of the ...

Published on 31 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Lakshadweep Reviews Security Over Reports Of Movement Of ISIS Terrorists - NDTV News

Lakshadweep Reviews Security Over Reports Of Movement Of ISIS Terrorists  NDTV News

The Lakshadweep administration Tuesday held a multi-agency security review meeting following intelligence reports that a boat carrying 15 ISIS terrorists had ...

Published on 28 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Navy hires vessel to shift pregnant woman for op - Deccan Chronicle

Navy hires vessel to shift pregnant woman for op  Deccan Chronicle

Kochi: In a medical emergency operation, the Southern Naval Command on Friday pressed into *service* a civil hired vessel to evacuate a preganant lady from ...

Published on 26 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Ensure supply of potable water to Lakshadweep villages: NGT - Moneycontrol.com

Ensure supply of potable water to Lakshadweep villages: NGT  Moneycontrol.com

The National Green Tribunal May 24 directed the Lakshadweep administration to ensure supply of potable water to villages in the Union Territory and implement ...

Published on 24 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Lakshadweep, Puducherry Outliers To Modi Wave 2.0; Other Union Territories Stand Firm Behind BJP - Swarajya

Lakshadweep, Puducherry Outliers To Modi Wave 2.0; Other Union Territories Stand Firm Behind BJP  Swarajya

The seven union territories in India have one constituency each for the 2019 Lok Sabha polls. The island territory of Andaman and Nicobar is seeing BJP in the ...

Published on 23 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Merchant of lies on his way out - THE WEEK

Merchant of lies on his way out  THE WEEK

Narendra Modi has complained about being compared to Hitler. He is right. That is downright unfair to Hitler. For Hitler needed Joseph Goebbels to spread his ...

Published on 18 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Navy evacuates critical patient from Kavaratti to Kochi - The Hindu

Navy evacuates critical patient from Kavaratti to Kochi  The Hindu

An urgent medical evacuation of a patient in coma from Indira Gandhi Hospital, Kavaratti, to Kochi was carried out by the Southern Naval Command (SNC) on a ...

Published on 17 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Woman in coma shifted from Lakshadweep to Kochi by Indian Navy helicopter - Times of India

Woman in coma shifted from Lakshadweep to Kochi by Indian Navy helicopter  Times of India

KOCHI: An urgent medical evacuation of a patient in coma from Indira Gandhi Hospital, Kavaratti to Kochi was carried out by Southern Naval Command (SN.

Published on 16 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Lakshadweep’s development bears imprint of Rajiv Gandhi’s visit in 1988 - The Indian Express

Lakshadweep’s development bears imprint of Rajiv Gandhi’s visit in 1988  The Indian Express

In a letter to me, dated August 4, 1987, as I left the PMO to take up an assignment in Lakshadweep, classified by the MHA as a “punishment posting”, Rajiv ...

Published on 15 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Navy keeping pace with nation's growth under present government: Sunil Lanba - Times of India

Navy keeping pace with nation's growth under present government: Sunil Lanba  Times of India

India News: DIAMOND HARBOUR: The Indian Navy will require quality men and women to serve as it turns into a larger *service* in the days to come, chief of ...

Published on 14 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Lakshadweep Election 2019: Mohammed Faizal PP eyes second Lok Sabha term - Times Now

Lakshadweep Election 2019: Mohammed Faizal PP eyes second Lok Sabha term  Times Now

Lakshadweep Election 2019: Know Election Results for Lakshadweep. Who won and lost. All you need to know about Lakshadweep Election.

Published on 13 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Rajiv Gandhi Said He ‘Looked Forward To Seeing Me’ In Lakshadweep - The Quint

Rajiv Gandhi Said He ‘Looked Forward To Seeing Me’ In Lakshadweep  The Quint

In a letter on 4 August 1987, as I left the PMO to take up an assignment in Lakshadweep, classified by the MHA as a 'punishment posting', Rajiv Gandhi wrote: ...

Published on 11 May 2019 | 7:00 am


When Rajiv Gandhi had a whale of a time in Lakshadweep… and performed a ‘heroic’ act - ThePrint

When Rajiv Gandhi had a whale of a time in Lakshadweep… and performed a ‘heroic’ act  ThePrint

During his alleged lavish holiday in December 1987, former PM Rajiv Gandhi is also said to have jumped into a lagoon and saved an injured beached whale.

Published on 10 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Lakshadweep recruits barn owls to fight rodent menace - The Hindu

Lakshadweep recruits barn owls to fight rodent menace  The Hindu

Three pairs of barn owls have been taken from Kerala to Kavaratti under a rodent management programme.

Published on 9 May 2019 | 7:00 am


INS Viraat was stationed in Lakshwadeep for security reasons: Habibullah - Times of India

INS Viraat was stationed in Lakshwadeep for security reasons: Habibullah  Times of India

India News: NEW DELHI: Former Chief Information Commissioner Wajahat Habibullah Thursday dismissed the claims of Prime Minister Narendra Modi that ...

Published on 9 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Scientists carry out genetic study on people of Lakshadweep Islands - The Hindu

Scientists carry out genetic study on people of Lakshadweep Islands  The Hindu

Lakshadweep is an archipelago of 36 islands, scattered over approximately 78,000 square km of the Arabian Sea, 200-440 kms off the south-western coast of ...

Published on 6 May 2019 | 7:00 am


India commissions coastal interception craft - New Delhi Times

India commissions coastal interception craft  New Delhi Times

The Indian Coast Guard (ICG) has commissioned two more 28 m coastal interception craft, the *service* announced via its official social media account on 24 April ...

Published on 27 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Barefoot in Kavaratti - The Tribune

Barefoot in Kavaratti  The Tribune

TheTribune: The small lodge where we were to stay in Kavaratti was simple and bare but cozy and equipped with basic amenities.

Published on 16 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Beautiful Bali and Melancholic Thailand: Sona Nair on her travels - Onmanorama

Beautiful Bali and Melancholic Thailand: Sona Nair on her travels  Onmanorama

'I have been to both the West and the East of the globe. To the US, Britain and, well, Singapore on the side. I like Singapore, especially its midnight shops,' she ...

Published on 15 April 2019 | 7:00 am


India's Smallest and Farthest Constituency Lakshadweep Shows How We Should Actually Vote - Indiatimes.com

India's Smallest and Farthest Constituency Lakshadweep Shows How We Should Actually Vote  Indiatimes.com

Lakshadweep is not one of the names that come to your mind immediate when it comes to the Lok Sabha Elections. Cut off from mainland India, Lakshadweep ...

Published on 15 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Lakshadweep’s Model Code Violations Are The Kind We Wish The Rest Of India Had - HuffPost India

Lakshadweep’s Model Code Violations Are The Kind We Wish The Rest Of India Had  HuffPost India

It has just been a day since the Lok Sabha elections kicked off, and our timelines have already been blessed with plenty of WTF moments—there was the ...

Published on 12 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Polling in Lakshadweep Lok Sabha constituency begins - The Asian Age

Polling in Lakshadweep Lok Sabha constituency begins  The Asian Age

Kavaratti: Polling in Lakshadweep Lok Sabha constituency, where six candidates are in the fray, began Thursday morning.There are 49 polling booths in the ...

Published on 11 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Development, welfare major planks as Lakshadweep goes to polls Thursday - The New Indian Express

Development, welfare major planks as Lakshadweep goes to polls Thursday  The New Indian Express

Published: 10th April 2019 05:09 AM | Last Updated: 13th April 2019 12:45 PM | A+A A-. Lakshadweep islands. By Anil S. Express News *Service*.

Published on 10 April 2019 | 7:00 am


7 Experiences Every Traveller Must Have in Lakshadweep Islands - India.com News

7 Experiences Every Traveller Must Have in Lakshadweep Islands  India.com News

This is what you must do at the gorgeous tropical archipelago of Lakshadweep. - 7 Experiences Every Traveller Must Have in Lakshadweep Islands.

Published on 21 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Preliminary probe confirms vessel entered Lakshadweep violating norms - The New Indian Express

Preliminary probe confirms vessel entered Lakshadweep violating norms  The New Indian Express

The Customs carrying out an investigation into the illegal entry of a Swiss yacht to Lakshadweep islands reveals it violated norms.

Published on 12 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Why You Must Pick Kavaratti Island in Lakshadweep For a Relaxed Vacation - India.com News

Why You Must Pick Kavaratti Island in Lakshadweep For a Relaxed Vacation  India.com News

Kavaratti Island is The Most Developed in Lakshadweep, And Has a Unique Charm to it. - Why You Must Pick Kavaratti Island in Lakshadweep For a Relaxed ...

Published on 7 March 2019 | 8:00 am


Bihar govt committed to zero tolerance towards corruption: Nitish - Times of India

Bihar govt committed to zero tolerance towards corruption: Nitish  Times of India

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar said his government was committed to having zero tolerance towards corruption besides upholding the rule of law and maintaining.

Published on 24 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Bihar CM Nitish Kumar to address rally in Lakshadweep today - Times of India

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar to address rally in Lakshadweep today  Times of India

PATNA: Chief minister (CM) Nitish Kumar, who is also the national president of JD(U), left Patna for a two-day trip to Lakshadweep on Friday. The CM is ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Nitish Kumar to address a public rally at Lakshadweep's Kavaratti on February 23 to seek support of JD(U) - Times of India

Nitish Kumar to address a public rally at Lakshadweep's Kavaratti on February 23 to seek support of JD(U)  Times of India

India News: After reaching Kavaratti, Nitish will hold a meeting with the office-bearers of Lakshadweep state unit of the JD(U) at 5 pm on Saturday to chalk out s.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 8:00 am


7 islands in Andamans, Lakshadweep identified for seaplane operations - Economic Times

7 islands in Andamans, Lakshadweep identified for seaplane operations  Economic Times

Seven islands in the Andamans and Lakshadweep have been identified for seaplane operations while private sector participation has been invited for ...

Published on 19 February 2019 | 8:00 am


20 MW floating solar-plus-60 MWh storage tendered for Lakshadweep - pv magazine India

20 MW floating solar-plus-60 MWh storage tendered for Lakshadweep  pv magazine India

The Solar Energy Corporation of India has invited bids for the development of an aggregate capacity of 20 MW of lagoon-based floating PV with 60 MWh of ...

Published on 19 February 2019 | 8:00 am


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 | 8:00 am


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 7 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


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 20 January 2019 | 8:00 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 17 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Defence PSUs, ordnance factories are in dire need of overhaul - The Sunday Guardian

Defence PSUs, ordnance factories are in dire need of overhaul  The Sunday Guardian

Chandigarh: India's nine Defence Public Sector Units (DPSUs) and 41 Ordnance Factories (OF) are in need of a serious review, overhaul and some serious and ...

Published on 8 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


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

The deep depression over South-East Arabian Sea moved nearly westwards was located to about 50 km west-south-west of Kalpeni, the southern-most atoll in ...

Published on 17 November 2018 | 8:00 am


People as amazing as the corals - Economic Times

People as amazing as the corals  Economic Times

Life in Lakshadweep is simply out of this world. On October 31, we woke up early at around 4am to watch the sunrise from MV Lagoons' deck. It was dark though ...

Published on 10 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 7 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 7 November 2018 | 8:00 am


MathrubhumiOnline - Mathrubhumi English

MathrubhumiOnline  Mathrubhumi English

BSNL to extend 4G services to more regions, Tech News | Technology | Mathrubhumi English.

Published on 3 November 2018 | 7:00 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


Aquatic show, music night mark Dweep formation day - Times of India

Aquatic show, music night mark Dweep formation day  Times of India

KAVARATTI: The celebrations organized as part of Lakshadweep formation day concluded at Kavaratti on Friday night. The Sufi music night led by Kannur ...

Published on 2 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

Coastal erosion and El Nio are slowly eating up India's most vulnerable archipelago.

Published on 1 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 31 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 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


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


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


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


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 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


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


9 more cities come under Smart Cities plan - Hindu Business Line

9 more cities come under Smart Cities plan  Hindu Business Line

Nine more cities, including Silvassa, Erode, Moradabad and Itanagar, will now be part of Smart Cities Mission, increasing the total number of such cities to 99.

Published on 19 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


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


“OCKHI” Operations (09-December-2017, 19:53 IST) - India - ReliefWeb

“OCKHI” Operations (09-December-2017, 19:53 IST) - India  ReliefWeb

English News and Press Release on India about Food and Nutrition, Shelter and Non-Food Items, Tropical Cyclone and more; published on 09 Dec 2017 by ...

Published on 11 December 2017 | 8:00 am


Cyclone Ockhi: Over 180 people rescued off Lakshadweep coast - The Financial Express

Cyclone Ockhi: Over 180 people rescued off Lakshadweep coast  The Financial Express

Indian Navy Ship Kalpeni has rescued seventeen boats with over 180 people onboard stranded due to cyclone Ockhi off Lakshadweep in the Arabian.

Published on 8 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


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


Indian Navy ship traces 9 Kochi fishermen off Lakshadweep - Livemint

Indian Navy ship traces 9 Kochi fishermen off Lakshadweep  Livemint

Kochi: An Indian Navy ship on Monday located a fishing boat with nine crew members, reportedly missing from this city for the last 15 days, off Lakshadweep, ...

Published on 4 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


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

Lakshadweep's Minicoy Island will soon host an airport, according to a decision taken by the Island Development Agency (IDA). The IDA was set up earlier this ...

Published on 10 November 2017 | 8:00 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


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


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


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


Kavaratti station - The Hindu

Kavaratti station  The Hindu

The All India Radio station at Kavaratti will begin broadcasting local programmes from January 26. A press note issued here on Friday said the station would be ...

Published on 23 January 2016 | 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


India establishes naval base in Lakshadweep - Firstpost

India establishes naval base in Lakshadweep  Firstpost

The base, christened INS Dweeprakshak, was commissioned at Kavaratti in the Lakshadweep archipelago by Southern Naval Commander Vice Admiral KN ...

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


Ship hits coral reef off Lakshadweep, Coast Guard warns of another spill | India News - Times of India

Ship hits coral reef off Lakshadweep, Coast Guard warns of another spill | India News  Times of India

India News: A cargo ship ran into a coral reef off the Kavaratti Island, damaging around 400sqm of the area. The vessel, Nand Aparajita, was still lying on the ea.

Published on 16 August 2010 | 7:00 am








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