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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......

A better-connected India? Things that need to be done

The restriction that a telecom company cannot own more than 25 per cent of all spectrum in a licence area must be changed, notes Rahul Khullar The Department of Telecommunications must take up......

It's not Bengaluru or Patna, these 98 places will be 'Smart Cities'!

Modi government's ambitious ‘Smart Cities’ project has shortlisted 98 cities but Bengaluru and Patna don't figure in the list. Image: Jaipur has been selected to be turned into a Smart......

New airlines might find flying abroad tougher

The Centre has made its proposed credit-based system for allowing new airlines to fly abroad more stringent. In January, the Union civil aviation ministry had proposed a ‘domestic flying......

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......

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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India plans to eliminate malaria in 11 years, ahead of globaltarget

India's real malaria figures have always been a matter of dispute between the government and global development agencies but come February 11,... ...

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Former Aviation Minister Opposes Raising FDI Cap In Airlines

Advertisement Former Civil Aviation Minister Praful Patel on Sunday strongly opposed the NDA government's proposal to hand over substantial... ...

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Hailstorm likely in Uttar Pradesh

Pune, Feb 7 : Hailstorm or thunder squall is likely to occur at isolated places over west Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh.... ...

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Rajnath Singh visits Lakshadweep Islands, reviews security, development

New Delhi, Feb 6 (UNI) Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh visited the Union Territory of Lakshadweep on February 5 and 6. He was accompanied by... ...

http://www.uniindia.com/rajnath-singh-visits-lakshadweep-islands-reviews-security-development/india/news/372166.html
Rajnath reviews coastal security, development and governance issues in Diu

Feb 6, 9:36 pm Lakshadweep, Feb. 6 ( ANI ): Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday visited the island of Diu in Daman and Diu to review... ...

http://www.aninews.in/newsdetail2/story251401/rajnath-reviews-coastal-security-development-and-governance-issues-in-diu.html

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