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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......

Indian islands to be developed under Swiss challenge model

Govt to soon appoint consultant to explore opportunities for shortlisted Andaman & Nicobar and Lakshadweep island clusters. The Centre is going to implement a comprehensive plan to develop Andaman......

The hotelier who broke the mould

Dominic Jose understood that luxury has a new definition.It's not ostentation, but the experience that matters.Anjuli Bhargava on the hotelier who made home-grown tourism a grand success.  ......

Why Port Blair may soon lose 'major port' tag

On June 1, 2010, under Indian Ports Act, 1908, govt declared Port Blair as 13th major port in India Port Blair may soon "officially" lose the tag of a major port, granted to it seven years ago, as......

Bad news on job front as unemployment rate hits 5-year high

The unemployment rate in India has shot up to a five-year high of five per cent in 2015-16, with the figure significantly higher at 8.7 per cent for women as compared to 4.3 per cent for men,......

How Mallya squandered money on yachts, jets and islands

  Vijay Mallya went on a buying spree abroad, including a penthouse in New York’s Trump Plaza, but had to sell some as troubles mounted at home In his declaration of interests to the......

The cast makes Anarkali worthwhile

Anarkali is a mixture of old and new world of storytelling, Paresh C Palicha If you have ever wondered why love stories do not go out of fashion, the Malayalam film Anarkali may provide......

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......
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Coast Guard rescues foreign yacht with 2 people on board in Lakshwadeep

Louise, a yacht sailing from Port Victoria in Seychelles to Abu Dhabi with two crew members on board, was rescued by Indian Coast Guard ship... ...

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/indian-coast-guard-lakshwadeep-ship-samarth-kavaratti-island-foreign-yacht-lousie/1/1019502.html
10 islands chosen for holistic development

The government has chosen ten islands in Lakshadweep and Andaman and Nicobar for their holistic development in the first phase of work being done... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a759281.html
Rajnath Singh chairs meeting of Island Development Agency, presents vision for developing India's maritime economy

[India], July 25 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday chaired the first meeting of the newly constituted Island Development Agency... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/rajnath-singh-chairs-meeting-of-island-development-agency-presents-vision-for-developing-indias-maritime-economy-news-national-rhyrMnjgfihid.html
Government in Lok Sabha

The government today said it was "pro-actively" considering the matter of the country having two separate time zones. The issue was raised in the... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-pro-actively-considering-two-time-zones-in-country-government-in-lok-sabha-2507672
Ministry of Railways reforms recruitment process through induction of digital technology

Railway Recruitment Boards (RRBs) have conducted the world's largest computer based test for about 92 lakh candidates. This examination was... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/news-cm/ministry-of-railways-reforms-recruitment-process-through-induction-of-digital-technology-117070700471_1.html

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