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The beginning of the end of Andaman & Nicobar's Particularly Vulnerable Tribal Groups

Down To Earth Magazine (blog)The beginning of the end of Andaman & Nicobar's Particularly Vulnerable Tribal GroupsDown To Earth Magazine (blog)(Two warriors of the Great Andamanese tribe circa 1875 Credit: Wikimedia Commons). In the first week of August 2018, the government of India (GOI) removed Restricted Area Permit (RAP) from 29 islands in Andaman, in order to foster tourism in the ......Read More[]

Centre relaxes Andaman's Restricted Area Permit; conditions specified for foreign tourists

The New Indian ExpressCentre relaxes Andaman's Restricted Area Permit; conditions specified for foreign touristsThe New Indian ExpressPORT BLAIR: With a view to promote tourism and overall development of these Islands, the Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India, modifying its earlier orders had removed 29 inhabited Islands of Andaman and Nicobar Islands under the Foreigners ......Read More[]

India's only active volcano spews lava, ash again in Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Financial ExpressIndia's only active volcano spews lava, ash again in Andaman and Nicobar IslandsFinancial ExpressIndia's only active volcano, the Barren Island volcano, in the Andaman & Nicobar Islands, has begun to spew lava and ash. The volcanic eruption could be linked to the recent earthquake that rocked Indonesia in Southeast Asia, according to geologists.and more »...Read More[]