Thursday, Feb 02, 2023

Andaman Islands


The cool, wild and very remote Andaman Islands

November 23, 2022 5:50 pm

A trip to these islands offers pristine nature, Indian culture, a glimpse of fascinating communities and some of the most spectacular beaches in the world

Andaman and Nicobar islands get a major upgrade after Airtel launches ultra-fast 4G

August 18, 2020 3:16 pm

Airtel has launched its ultra-fast 4G in the islands, with which the people in the region can finally be connected to the digital superhighway...

Express Wanderlust: Some romantic destinations where you can ring in Valentine's Day

February 13, 2020 5:39 pm

In India, there is no dearth of romantic places where you can spend your time making beautiful memories.

Renaming islands in Andamans obscures complex loyalties, horrific memories

January 09, 2019 9:44 am

The irony is the more we rename the more we erase; and what gets swept away is not the Mughal or the British master’s history, but our own past.

Love on the Third Rock

January 05, 2019 2:16 am

An exquisite tale of the push-and-pull of desire in a world that is in constant flux.

Govt designates Port Blair airport as authorised immigration checkpost

January 01, 2019 12:51 am

Andaman and Nicobar Islands, in which 38 out of 572 island are inhabited, is a union territory and comes under the administrative control of the Home Ministry.

Restricted Area Permit may be reimposed in North Sentinel island

November 29, 2018 12:29 am

The Central government has also found that 44 incidents of violation of rules and regulations, other than RAP, by foreigners have taken place in the Andaman and Nicobar islands in the recent past.

Questions From Sentinel

November 28, 2018 10:52 am

Breach of Andaman island’s security protocols was a reality check on 26/11.

Bigger catch, foreign tourists: Why Andaman fishermen still go near protected islands

November 25, 2018 7:15 am

With seven persons, including five fishermen who allegedly took Chau near the North Sentinel Island, being arrested, they are afraid of police action.

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

November 24, 2018 9:32 pm

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 shore by a group of Sentinelese on the morning of November 17.