Experts puzzled over National Green Tribunal's order on Andaman and Nicobar infrastructure projects

In its order, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has admitted some basic violations made to EC (Environmental Clearance) to the project. However, It has asked the same people to review its violations.

published on : 8th April 2023

NGT stays Rs 72,000 crore Great Nicobar Island project 

“Till then, further work in pursuance of impugned EC may not proceed except for the work which may not be of irreversible nature,” the bench said. 

published on : 7th April 2023

Burma bounty from homegrown label Nicobar

Design-led label Nicobar’s latest edit pays homage to Myanmar’s culture and landscapes.

published on : 2nd March 2023

PM unveils model of Netaji memorial, names 21 islands in Andamans after decorated soldiers

He also pointed out that demands to make Netaji's files public were made by many for long, and his government has done that.

published on : 23rd January 2023

Rajnath Singh reviews military preparedness of Andaman and Nicobar Command

The Defence Minister said the government's aim is to make Indian Armed Forces "one of the strongest militaries in the world.”

published on : 6th January 2023

Pandemic under check in Andamans as tourists required to furnish COVID negative reports to enter archipelago: Official

Even islanders have to produce COVID negative certificates to visit any other island than the one they live in, the health official said.

published on : 21st March 2021

Kochi: Two passenger vessels for Andaman and Nicobar administration

Cochin Shipyard Limited CSL commenced the Block erection of 500 Pax cum 150 T Cargo vessels for Andaman and Nicobar Administration.

published on : 29th April 2018

Post-Dokalam, first China travel warning for tourists to India 

China has issued a travel advisory to its nationals visiting India, the first such warning after the Dokalam standoff, warning them about denial of visas to visit "restricted areas".

published on : 6th October 2017