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Global warming is causing rising sea levels ‘The IPCC’s 5th Assessment Report and Implications for Policy and Decision Making’

Sea Erosion at Kadmat Beach Resort, Kadmat, Lakshadweep. The island chain of Lakshadweep has got total shore length of 132 Km. Global warming is causing rising sea levels ‘IPCC’s 5th Assessment Report and Implications for Policy and Decision Making’ April … Continue reading

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Lakshadweep to open three uninhabited islands for tourists

Lakshadweep to open three uninhabited islands for tourists March 30, 2014 Indo-Asian News Service Kolkata: Ever imagined holidaying in a spectacular beach resort island where no one lives? Lakshadweep has now decided to open three uninhabited islands exclusively for tourists … Continue reading

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India Sends Planes, Warships to Hunt For Missing Jet

India Sends Planes, Warships to Hunt For Missing Jet Mar 21, 2014 Pictured, P-8I aircraft. —Boeing Co. India has dispatched a P-8I long-range maritime reconnaissance jet and a C-130J Super Hercules aircraft to Malaysia to join the multinational team searching … Continue reading

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New Speed Vessels to Ferry Tourists – Lakshadweep Islands

New Speed Vessels to Ferry Tourists – Lakshadweep Islands 07 Sep, 2013 Kochi The Administration has announced launching of modern vessels with air-conditioned cabins, to carry the people from Agatti to Kadmat and other inner islands. Society for Promotion of … Continue reading

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Accommodation Charges at Kadmat, Minicoy, Kavaratti, Thinnakara and Bangaram Islands

Accommodation Charges at Kadmat, Minicoy, Kavaratti, Thinnakara and Bangaram Islands 25 August, 2013 Kochi Sub: SPORTS-Lakshadweep-Revision of accommodation charges for staying packages operated by SPORTS – as per Order F.No.115/01/2013-SPORTS dated 17th August 2013 issued by Shri D. Karthikeyan, Managing … Continue reading

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The Emergence of Land-Mafia in Lakshadweep

The Emergence of Land-Mafia in Lakshadweep 07 Aug, 2013 Kochi The never-ending exploitation and harassment of Scheduled Tribe people of the Lakshadweep Islands by land mafia. The small pieces land belonging to the illiterate Scheduled Tribes, one of the most … Continue reading

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Pay more or return Lakshadweep: Arakkal family

Pay more or return Lakshadweep: Arakkal family P Sudhakaran, TNN | Jul 25, 2013 KANNUR: The Arakkal family has raised an apparently bizarre demand after the row over the disputed KeyiRubath property in Saudi Arabia. The only Muslim family to … Continue reading

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Legal row hits tourist spots in Lakshadweep

Legal row hits tourist spots in Lakshadweep 10th June 2013 By Anil S | ENS – Kochi Tourism, which was a huge source of revenue for Lakshadweep islands once, has been facing a major crisis. Caught in legal battles between … Continue reading

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‘It seemed our life would end in the middle of Arabian Sea’

‘It seemed our life would end in the middle of Arabian Sea’ May 20, 2013  Kochi The Hindu Couple on trip to Lakshadweep islands recounts their horrifying experience; boat accident claimed 5 lives on Saturday At Lakshadweep, the tropical blue … Continue reading

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Five drown in Lakshadweep boat capsize

Five drown in Lakshadweep boat capsize May 19, 2013 Kochi  The Hindu Five persons on board a crowded fishing trawler drowned after the vessel capsized near Kadamat island in Lakshadweep on Saturday morning. Two of them were children. Twenty-four others … Continue reading

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Italian marines return to India to face trial

Italian marines return to India to face trial March 22, 2013 Two Italian marines accused of killing two Indian fishermen have returned to Delhi for trial, Indian officials have said, as diplomatic tensions ease. The pair landed in an Italian … Continue reading

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UNCLOS – United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea

UNCLOS – United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea of 10 December 1982 20 March, 2013 The United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea. The year 2012 marks the 30th anniversary of the opening for signature … Continue reading

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