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China denies setting up military base in Seychelles

China's plan to establish a supply and recuperation facility in the strategically-located Indian Ocean island of Seychelles hardly amounts to setting up a military base, Chinese military analysts......

Hijacked Indian boats spotted at Seychelles

One out of the eight boats that were kidnapped by Somali pirates was on Tuesday reportedly traced near the Seychelles port after the Kenyan Navy established communication with the crew. Authorities......

Indian Navy ship nabs sea pirates off Seychelles

Soon after being deployed off the coast of Seychelles to carry out anti piracy operations, Indian Naval Ship Nirdeshak nabbed nine sea-pirates with the help of the Spanish and French navies."INS......

Weather satellite INSAT-3D successfully launched

India's advanced weather satellite INSAT-3D has been successfully launched by commercial launch services provider Arianespace from Kourou in French Guiana. INSAT-3D, developed by the Indian Space......

Prehistoric 'lost continent' found in the Indian Ocean

Scientists claim to have discovered remains of a lost ancient continent between India and Madagascar, found buried under huge masses of lava. The continent fragment known as Mauritia detached about......

Seychelles seeks stronger biz ties with India

Seychelles, an African country located in the mid-western part of the Indian Ocean, has sought greater business cooperation with India, especially in the field of energy and technology.In these......

Bharti Airtel to buy Telecom Seychelles for $62 m

Continuing its acquisition spree in the international market, Bharti Airtel on Wednesday said the company will acquire 100 per cent stake in Telecom Seychelles for $62 million (about Rs 288 crore).......

Siva eyes Seychelles island

Non-resident Indian businessman C Sivasankaran's Sterling Infotech group is in talks with the Seychelles government to lease an island for 99 years, on which it plans to build an integrated mega......

Oberoi to expand in SA, West Asia

East India Hotels, which runs the Oberoi chain of hotels, will open new hotels in South Africa, West Asia and Seychelles in the next three to four years.The hospitality major will focus on......

Travel now, pay later

Soaking in the sun in Seychelles or skiing in the Swiss Alps need not just remain in the realms of fantasy for the Indian middle class - travel loans are making their dreams come true.The array of......

Review: Yuvan Yuvathi is disappointing

Pavithra Srinivasan feels Yuvan Yuvathi is mostly just bland and insipid. Post Your reviews here!It's a pity that director GNR Kumaravelan chose not to focus on a feel-good romance and instead went......

Jennifer Aniston debuts brunette look for new film

Jennifer Aniston is set to sizzle your screens this summer with her hot new brunette look in upcoming comedy Horrible Bosses. Costarring Colin Farrell, Kevin Spacey and Jason Bateman, Horrible......

'Overwhelmed by response for Ala Modalaindi'

Director B V Nandini Reddy has been riding the wave of success ever since her debut Telugu film Ala Modalaindi was declared a hit. The rom-com just completed 50 days in the theatres and is......

'Ko is not autobiographical'

National Award-winning cinematographer K V Anand is coming out with his third Tamil film Ko very soon. His first film as a director was Kana Kandein which was critically acclaimed......

Prateik Babbar on the mother he has never known

A few months ago, Prateik Babbar walked the red carpet at the Toronto International Film Festival with Aamir Khan and director Kiran Rao at the premiere of their film Dhobi Ghat. It could well......

Shuttlers smash Seychelles

Star-studded India handed a 5-0 thrashing to lowly Seychelles to register their second successive win and sail into the quarter-finals of the badminton team event at the Commonwealth Games in......

Manpreet, Manoj in last 16 at World Boxing Championships

Indian boxers continued to pack a mighty punch at the World Championships, as Manoj Kumar (64kg) and Manpreet Singh (91kg) entered the pre-quarter-finals with contrasting victories in their......

Vijender romps through World C'ship opener despite viral fever

Vijender Singh (75kg) turned in a solid showing despite being down with viral fever to beat Sweden's Hampus Henriksson in his opening bout at the World Championships in Almaty, Kazakhstan, on......

Barcelona's Xavi gets hitched in low-key affair

In a low-key ceremony, Barcelona and Spain's star mid-fielder, Xavi Hernandez married his girlfriend of one-and-a-half years, Nuria Cunillera, on Saturday. Xavi's nuptials took place at the local......

Jai Bhagwan storms into second round of 60kg event

Indian boxer Jai Bhagwan produced a dominating performance to storm into the pre-quarterfinals of the lightweight (60kg) category in the Olympics in London on Sunday. Participating in his maiden......
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Miss Seychelles receives membership card from Alliance Francaise

Apart from working on her obesity project and taking part in activities hosted locally, Miss Seychelles… Another World 2014 Camila Estico is also... ...

http://www.travelandtourworld.com/news/article/miss-seychelles-receives-membership-card-alliance-francaise/
Batelco seeks $212 million from Sivasankaran

Bahrain-based Batelco Group has demanded a full repayment to it of the $212 million (Rs 1,279 crore) awarded by a British court against... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/companies/batelco-seeks-212-million-from-sivasankaran-114072100963_1.html
Lafayette College Names New VP for Marketing and Communications

Michael D. Kiser, vice president for communications at Colby College, replaces Robert. J. Massa effective Sept. 1. Easton, PA (PRWEB) July 21,... ...

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IIPT seeks Seychelles Minister's vision to support mission

Mr. Louis DAmore, the International Institute for Peace Through Tourism (IIPT) Founder and President sent an email to Minister Alain St.Ange, the... ...

http://www.travelandtourworld.com/news/article/iipt-seeks-seychelles-ministers-vision-support-mission/
Seychelles tourism trade puts forward suggestions to boost up the industry as their mid-year marketing meeting closes

A series of recommendations have been put forward during the Seychelles Tourism Board's mid-year marketing meeting held last week.The 2014 edition... ...

http://www.travelandtourworld.com/news/article/seychelles-tourism-trade-puts-forward-suggestions-boost-industry-mid-year-marketing-meeting-closes/

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