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India hunts for missing Malaysian plane near Port Blair

The search for the missing Malaysian airliner under India's ‘Operation Searchlight’ has been expended to the Bay of Bengal area 900km west of Port Blair by the navy, the defence......

At least 21 killed as boat capsizes in Andaman

At least 21 persons died on Sunday when a tourist boat carrying them capsized in the Bay of Bengal near Port Blair in the Andaman and Nicobar islands, official sources said. The boat carrying 45......

Top US admiral to visit India during war game

Top US military official Vice Admiral William Douglas Crowder will visit Chennai and Port Blair during September 6-8, coinciding with the participation of the formation commanded by him in the......

Struck by tsunami, isolated by geography

At the best of times, the normal travel time between Chennai on the Indian mainland and Port Blair, the capital of the Andaman and Nicobar islands, is 50 to 60 hours by ship. And that is the easy......

Tsunami's drifters

The road to the Brichgunj camp winds up a picturesque hill that overlooks the Port Blair airport runway. Shamsher, the Punjabi driver of our Maruti car, had said the ride wasn't going to be smooth,......

Port Blair-Pune SpiceJet flights soon

Domestic budget airline, SpiceJet, will introduce air services from Chennai to Port Blair and to Pune from the October 5, a top airline official said on Tuesday.It would also start operating to......

Port Blair, Phuket in tourism pact

In a unique arrangement the capital city of Andaman and Nicobar islands has joined hands with Thailand's beach resort of Phuket to promote tourism, trade and commerce in the two popular tourist......

Govt woman staff can take 2-year leave for child care: SC

The Supreme Court on Tuesday held that woman employees of central government can get uninterrupted leave for two years for child care, which also includes needs like examination and sickness. A......

Alliance Air to charge for on-board meals from Saturday

Air India subsidiary Alliance Air would start charging for meals on board from Saturday at a price ranging from Rs 40 to Rs 100. The airline, which operates 24 daily flights including linking Delhi......

Non-metro airports to be fit for seamless travel

Air travellers from several non- metro cities would soon start enjoying world-class check-in and other facilities with the state-run AAI and IT solutions provider SITA joining hands to equip the......

'Rakta Charitra 2 is Vivek and Suriya's film'

Priyamani is heading for the big league after getting opportunities to do films with big directors like Mani Ratnam and S S Rajamouli, and actors like Nagarjuna (Ragada is their latest project).......

Will Krish do a Gamyam with Vedam?

There's plenty of reasons why we should look forward to the Telugu film Vedam. For starters, it's Radhakrishna (Krish) Jagarlamudi's second film after Gamyam, which won many awards. Then there's......

Kids take over the box office

Hollywood's biggest stars George Clooney and Johnny Depp might well be in their forties but the next generation (or is that next to next gen?) isn't far behind at all. Teenage superstars are......

Oscars 2010: The big fight for Best Picture

Ten nominees stand for Best Picture this year for the first time since 1944, the category having been expanded to include both more mainstream and more obscure films.   This year's......

Quiz: Guess the real names of these stars

What's in a name, you ask? Well, a lot actually.   While some are born with catchy names, others not so lucky, have taken matters in their own hands. Like Mallika Sherawat, for......

Zaheer Khan honing skills in South Africa

After working on his fitness in France, Indian pacer Zaheer Khan is now honing his skills with South African provincial team Knights in an attempt to regain his place in the Indian national squad.......

Milestones to Test match #2000

As India and England prepare to square off in the first Test of the four-match series at Lord's, Rajneesh Gupta presents the many landmarks on the road to the 2000th match of cricket's longest......

Hayden digs up old graves of '04 Test in new autobiography

Former Australian opener Matthew Hayden has re-opened a seven-year-old controversy by claiming that ex-India captain Sourav Ganguly and off-spinner Harbhajan Singh chickened out of the......

Vishy Anand to welcome QBR to Chennai

Four-time world chess champion Viswanathan Anand will be among the few sportspersons who will welcome the Queen's Baton Relay (QBR) for theDelhi Commonwealth Games when it reaches Chennai on......
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Q. The Capital of Andaman and Nicobar Islands is A. ShillongB. Port BlairC. KavarattiD. Colombo
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Q. Should the Circular Jail in Port Blair be revived to banish the hardened criminals and rogues there ?
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MP booked for using fake air tickets for travel claims, more under scrutiny

New Delhi: The CBI has conducted searches in Parliament House and booked a Bihar MP from the Janata Dal United, one of nine members of Parliament... ...

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Experiences of a local Merchant Navy sailor

Alaftash Sahil, 28, an Engineer Officer with Foreign Merchant Navy was born and brought up at Port Blair. He did his schooling at city's Model... ...

http://echoofindia.com/port-blair-experiences-local-merchant-navy-sailor-54654
Cellular Jail, Narcondum Island in UNESCO's provisional heritage list

Cellular Jail the historical monument which stands mute witness to the tortures meted out to the freedom fighters incarcerated in the Jail and... ...

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Cheap tickets here

It's sale season in the skies. Sunday Times tells you how to get a fare deal Airlines and political parties have nothing in common, except that no... ...

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HRO praises CEO team

The Human Rights Organization, A & N Islands, Port Blair has appreciated Smt.Rina Ray, Chief Electoral Officer and other officials involved in... ...

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