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ANDAMAN AND NICOBAR ISLANDS NEWS

Andaman & Nicobar’s Aberdeen police station named country’s best

December 05, 2019 1:33 am

In the top 10 list, the majority of police stations are from south India.

Caught in storms, man from Andaman survives 28 days at sea, lands ashore in Odisha

October 28, 2019 11:57 am

Kujur's friend Divyaranajan however, could not make it. There is little chance of verifying the circumstances leading to Divyaranjan's death, which Kujur says happened because of drinking sea water over a sustained time period and hunger.

Explained: What is INS Baaz, and why is it important?

October 28, 2019 8:36 pm

On Friday, Navy Chief Admiral Karambir Singh visited INS Baaz, the southernmost air station of the Indian Armed Forces and spent a day with personnel stationed there.

Weather forecast today highlights: Southwest monsoon advances into Andaman, pre-monsoon rainfall deficit drops to 22%

May 21, 2019 10:24 am

Weather forecast today highlights: Maharashtra will observe a slight relief from the ongoing dry weather around May 24. This is because an upper air Trough is expected to develop along the Konkan coast around May 22. However, a heat wave is likely to prevail over Vidarbha for the next few days.

Nine earthquakes hit Andaman & Nicobar islands in a span of two hours

April 01, 2019 12:11 pm

The first jolt with a magnitude of 4.9 occurred at 5.14 AM, followed by another jolt with a magnitude of 5 a couple of minutes later. The last jolt was recorded at 6.54 AM with a magnitude of 5.2, it said.

Nine quakes hit Andaman & Nicobar Islands in a span of two hours

April 01, 2019 8:50 am

The first jolt with a magnitude of 4.9 occurred at 5.14 AM, followed by another jolt with a magnitude of 5 a couple of minutes later. The last jolt was recorded at 6.54 AM with a magnitude of 5.2, it said.

Earthquake of magnitude 4.5 hits Andaman Islands

March 11, 2019 8:25 am

Last month, mild tremors were felt in Andaman islands in the early hours on February 13 after an earthquake of 4.5 magnitude was reported in North West of Bamboo Flat which is a census town in the Andaman district.

Magnitude 6 earthquake jolts Nicobar Islands region

January 17, 2019 10:27 am

There were no immediate reports of loss of life or damage to property, officials said.

Raja Mandala: Integrating the island

January 02, 2019 2:18 am

PM’s visit to the Andamans should be an occasion for India to realise the geopolitical significance of the islands, given China’s presence in Indian Ocean.

Missionary who intruded on Andaman Island practiced fighting tribals

December 02, 2018 9:24 pm

For Chau, 26, the boot camp was the culmination of years of meticulous planning that involved linguistics training and studying to become an emergency medical technician, as well as forgoing full-time jobs so he could travel and toughen himself up.

ANDAMAN AND NICOBAR ISLANDS PHOTOS

15 years on: Heartbreaking photos from the devastating tsunami of 2004

December 27, 2019 11:51 am

December 26 marked 15 years since a 9.1 magnitude quake off the coast of Indonesia's Aceh province triggered a tsunami that killed more than 2,30,000 people in Indonesia, Sri Lanka, India, Thailand and nine other countries.

From river rafting to scuba diving: You must try these adventure activities this summer

May 18, 2019 11:40 am

Planning to enjoy some adventure activities this summer? Then you have reached the right place. These places across the country are sure to make your vacation full of fun!

ANDAMAN AND NICOBAR ISLANDS VIDEOS

Express Eye for Detail 14: J&K crisis, Sushma Swaraj out of 2019 race, American tourist in Andaman and more

November 25, 2018 1:37 pm

This week we look at the strange situation in Jammu & Kashmir where a fax machine is all it took to stop three parties from coming together and forming the government. What it means for Sushma Swaraj to opt out of the 2019 general election and the c