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Why Coast Guard's new HQ in Lakshadweep matters

India's coastal security apparatus around Lakshadweep chain of islands will receive a boost when a new Coast Guard (CG) headquarters and a station will start functioning at Kavaratti and Minicoy......

Navy apprehends suspicious dhow near Lakshadweep

The Indian Navy has apprehended a suspicious dhow in the exclusive economic zone west of Bitra Island in the Lakshadweep Islands. At nearly 2 pm on Friday, INS Rajput, which was on anti-piracy......

Lakshadweep, mainland air-link still suspended

The civil aviation link between the remote Lakshadweep islands and the Indian mainland continued to remain suspended with Indian Airlines, which operates a daily Dornier service from here to Kochi,......

Rain fury in Lakshadweep, Kerala

Torrential rains continued to batter Lakshadweep islands and Kerala, causing extensive damage to property, even as two passenger ships bound for Lakshadweep were forced to anchor in the Arabian sea......

Conditions favourable for advance of monsoon

Even as the southwest monsoon is expected to set in over Kerala and the Lakshadweep Islands between June 8-10, parts of the state received modest pre-monsoon rains since Thursday night bringing......

AirAsia eyes Northeast

AirAsia seems to have sensed an opportunity in the underserved northeast region, which has only two direct flights to Mumbai and Bangalore.  At a company event on Friday, Chief Executive Tony......

Centre readies direct cash transfer process

The central government has worked out an elaborate plan to disburse food subsidy to beneficiaries directly in states and Union Territories.The programme worked out by the food ministry is to be......

FM to meet state CMs, banks to review credit flow

In the run-up to the 2014 general elections, Finance Minister P Chidambaram will review credit flow to agriculture, education and housing and monitor progress of centrally sponsored schemes, at a......

ONGC hikes Pawan Hans stake to 49 pc

State-run oil firm ONGC is hiking its stake in Pawan Hans Helicopters Limited (PHHL) from 21 to 49 per cent, even as another top public sector company firms up plans to invest Rs 55 crore in the......

World's top 20 BPO hotspots

Even as some reports suggest that the Philippines has displaced India as the business process outsourcing capital of the world, it is pertinent to note that India continues to be a BPO powerhouse......

Review: Mosayile Kuthirameenukal is worth a watch

Mosayile Kuthirameenukal is visually enchanting, so watch it in spite of some flaws, says Paresh C Palicha. Mosayile Kuthirameenukal by first-time director Ajith Pillai settles into cohesive......

'You will see me in a new avatar in Hudugaru'

If her charming personality has made her a hot favourite with the Kannada hudugaru (boys), it's her talent that appeals to the critics and award juries. Kannada lass Radhika Pandit is once again......

Pix: Lara & Mahesh's Wedding Album

Lara Dutta and tennis star Mahesh Bhupati exchanged wedding vows in Victorian style at the sunset point of the erstwhile Portuguese fort of Aguada in Goa on Saturday. 'We had a memorable time at......

Ashutosh Gowariker on directing Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey

If anyone thought Ashutosh Gowariker is not worried about directing yet another period film thanks to the huge success of Lagaan and Jodhaa-Akbar, they should listen to the filmmaker describe his......

The Best Celeb Hairstyles

A new poll of the best celeb hairstyles was conducted and David Beckham landed the fifth spot. The English footballer makes as much news for his stylish haircuts as he does for his fashionable wife......

Gough spurred on by critics

Gough spurred on by criticsEngland paceman Darren Gough has hit back at the doubters who wrote him off as a Test bowler following his recall for the forthcoming first Test against South Africa at......

Rahul Dravid joins Scottish side

BCCI to chalk out plan for growth of cricket in 12 statesIn an unprecedented move to spread cricket to all parts of the country, the Cricket Board has decided to chalk out a plan and offer all......

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jameel ahmed
Q. The name of the Laccadive, Minicoy and Amindivi islands was changed to Lakshadweep by an Act of Parliament in which year ?
Jameel Ahmed:  A.  more

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Q. Can an important bill be passed with 10% of Members of Parliament?
Padala Durga:  A. Google will tell U every thing more

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Q. coral island in india
PRACHI:  A. Lok sabha:', The Lok Sabha House of the People is the lower house in the Parliament of India. Members of the Lok Sabha are direct representatives...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/coral-island-in-india/26526605/answers/27114745

  Web results for Lakshadweep Islands
Conditions favourable for advance of SW Monsoon into Gujarat

Conditions are favourable for further advance of south-west Monsoon into some more parts of Gujarat during next 48 hours. The south-west Monsoon... ...

http://www.netindia123.com/netindia/showdetails.asp?id=2422747&n_date=20140711&cat=India
Report

: India's overall forest cover has increased by 5,871 sq km since 2011 and the maximum rise has been witnessed in West Bengal (3,810 sq km)... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a472073.html
Fishworkers forum demands a separate ministry for their welfare

The National Fishworkers Forum(NFF) has reiterated its demand that the Union Government to fulfil the demands of fishermen which primarily includes... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/other-states/fishworkers-forum-demands-a-separate-ministry-for-their-welfare/article6190301.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Norway supports solar electrification project in Indian villages

Norway has plans to support a project to electrify 28 villages in India, in states of Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Jharkhand and Jammu and... ...

http://www.greentechlead.com/2014/07/08/norway-supports-solar-electrification-project-indian-villages-14978
Cyber crime numbers surge along with advance in technology!

Ritu Raj/ Zee Research Group/ Delhi Technology may have made lives easier for people, but it has also added to their woes with criminals adopting... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/news/net-news/cyber-crime-numbers-surge-along-with-advance-in-technology_945901.html

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