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Lakshadweep reports first coronavirus case

January 20, 2021 4:04 am

The Covid-19 case was reported two weeks after the Lakshadweep administration revised Standard Operating Procedures by doing away with mandatory quarantine guidelines for those arriving from Kochi.

At India's only Covid-free territory: 'Students happy to get out of home... Attendance has been good'

January 01, 2021 10:50 am

In Lakshadweep, India's only territory that remains Covid-free, schools held their first gathering of the year.

Low pressure area to intensify into depression, southern states to receive rainfall next week: IMD

November 28, 2020 5:04 pm

"A low pressure area over south Andaman Sea and adjoining Bay of Bengal are 'very likely' to concentrate into a depression in the next 48 hours and will intensify further before moving towards the Tamil Nadu coast", the IMD said.

Lakshadweep corals could offer vital answers about Indian monsoon: Study

August 13, 2020 4:32 am

A recent study from Pune-based Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM) has stated that corals found in the North Indian Ocean had potential to provide new insights into the onset and withdrawal of the Indian monsoon until a few hundred years ago.

With zero cases, how Lakshadweep has remained an island of calm amidst Covid-19 storm

May 22, 2020 11:12 pm

Health officials of Lakshadweep, whose 64,000 population is highly dependent on Kerala for their medical needs, attribute the success so far to early preparedness, mandatory testing of its residents and strict quarantine.

Cyclone Maha, Weather forecast today HIGHLIGHTS: IMD issues red alert in Lakshadweep, heavy rainfall predicted in Kerala, Tamil Nadu

November 05, 2019 9:28 am

Cyclone Maha, Weather forecast Today: Lakshadweep will receive extremely heavy rainfall today. A warning has been sounded in Kerala too, which is expected to receive heavy to very heavy rainfall.

From The Indian Express archives 30 years ago: Rajiv in Lakshadweep

May 11, 2019 6:47 am

The Indian Express published several news reports, features, and pictures relating to Rajiv’s visit to Lakshadweep around New Year’s Day in 1988.

PM to visit Lakshadweep in November : Amit Shah

May 17, 2017 4:22 pm

The BJP President also said that Kavaratti will be included in the Smart City Project of the centre.

Lakshadweep tops,Jharkhand is last

December 06, 2013 12:52 am

Led by Lakshadweep for a second year in a row,the EDI ranking shows Puducherry on the second spot.

2 IAS officers chargesheeted for graft in Lakshadweep

September 20, 2013 2:38 am

The CBI found Selvaraj accepted ornaments,sarees and gadgets from Kassim,who took up renovation of his Pondicherry house.