Thursday, Sep 29, 2022

Lakshadweep Islands


Lakshadweep admin moots proposal for shifting HC jurisdiction from Kerala to Karnataka

June 20, 2021 8:44 pm

The proposal was initiated by the administration after several litigations were moved before the Kerala High Court against the decisions taken by the islands' new administrator Praful Khoda Patel.

Lakshadweep administrator arrives to 'Black Day' stir on isle

June 14, 2021 9:10 pm

Soon after reaching Agatti, Patel met top officials in the administration and reviewed the progress of various development projects.

Sedition case against filmmakers: BJP leaders, workers in Lakshadweep quit party in protest

June 13, 2021 7:48 am

The sedition case was based on a complaint filed by C Abdul Khader Haji, president of the BJP's Lakshadweep unit.

Lakshadweep admin issues new order to deploy govt officials in fishing boats

June 06, 2021 8:24 pm

The administration also issued a new order on managing cleanliness and hygiene, directing the people to scientifically dispose of the tender coconut shell, tree leaves, coconut husk, coconut shell, trunk etc in and around dwelling and public places.

Lakshadweep: An isolated island that became a melting pot of cultures

June 03, 2021 7:13 pm

The socio-cultural life in the islands is unique. Though inhabited by a majority of Muslim residents, Islam practised in the Lakshadweep is unlike that followed anywhere else in the country.


May 27, 2021 7:44 am

Centre must advise Lakshadweep administrator against imposing questionable agenda in name of islands’ development

Uninhabited Lakshadweep island vanishes, says study  

September 06, 2017 2:59 pm

India's coasts and islands, which are densely populated, are highly vulnerable," said Bhushan, who is also deputy director general of New Delhi-based advocacy group Centre for Science Environment (CSE).

Lakshadweep being developed as strategic outpost for Navy

December 03, 2014 5:54 pm

Minicoy, Kavaratti, Androth are the three islands in Lakshadweep which already have naval detachments.

Kerala royal family gets Rs 23,000 a year for Lakshadweep,wants more

July 25, 2013 2:58 am

Rafi says the family of 150 is struggling to finance its royal rituals and maintain its infrastructure

14 Pakistani fishermen released from Kerala jail

April 04, 2013 12:53 pm

Pakistani fishermen held as prisoners in Kerala,have been sent back to their country.