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New surveillance system in place along Maha coastline

Defence Minister A K Antony on Saturday inaugurated the Maharashtra cluster of chain of static sensors aimed at proving real time surveillance cover along the coastline. The sensors are......

India must pause before venturing into choppy waters

Realpolitik demands that India now crafts its own approach to counter China's Indian Ocean 'string of pearls' strategy and its new stance on Pakistan Occupied Kashmir, says Admiral Arun Prakash......

India's jewel in the Arabian Sea

Muhammad Hamdullah Sayeed In our special series on the India You Didn't Know, the youngest MP in Parliament hails a unique dance form from the pristine Minicoy island in Lakshadweep that has......

Maintain constant vigil: Antony to armed forces

Against the backdrop of a terror attack on a Karachi naval base, Defence minister A K Antony on Wednesday asked the forces to maintain operational readiness as India is living in a "volatile......

Somali pirates linked to Pakistani terror groups?

Security agencies are probing any possible link between Somalian pirates and Pakistan-based terror groups. Somalian pirates were now operating eastwards from their country and moving towards India......

Banking still miles away from Jalanga

Saraswati Das, 32, walks 20 km whenever she has to carry out a banking transaction. The walks have become more frequent of late because membership of the self-help group (SHG) she heads has been......

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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

Q. Which of the following are NOT islands of the Arabian Sea:A. LakswadweepB. MinicoyC. AndamanD. Amindivi
Nauty:  A. Google will tell U every thing more

Q. minicoy island is the alrgest inhabited island of Lakshadweep in India - true of false ?
Stalin:  A. MinicoyC. Andaman more

manish  keshari
Q. capital of lakshdweep islands?
Manish Keshari:  A. true more

manish  keshari
Q. Which place has been named' island of females?
Manish Keshari:  A. Minicoy or Malik is the southern most island in Lakshadweep and has the largest lagoon in the group. Marco Polo referred to it as the female island...... more

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