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Andaman to get double Lane ATR and two ATR bridges by year end

The lone Member of Parliament, Mr. Bishnu Pada Ray today said that the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has allocated funds for construction of Andaman Trunk Road (ATR) in double lane and also construction of two crucial bridges of ATR, over ..., 3 weeks ago
Jolly bats for night transport on ATR The Echo Of India, 1 month ago

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The Telegraph

Jarawa worries at road plan

July 15: A proposal to two-lane the Andaman Trunk Road has caused concern among global tribal rights groups, who fear heightened tourist intrusion into the Jarawa habitat that is largely sheltered from the outside world. A release from Survival International, ...
 The Telegraph2 weeks ago

Andaman tribe threatened by illegal 'human safari' road upgrade

15th July 2014 Plans for a major building project on an illegal road notorious for its 'human safaris' to the vulnerable Jarawa tribe have been condemned by Survival International. The group, which campaigns for tribal peoples' rights, fears that ...
 Ecologist2 weeks ago Major investment in human safaris road sparks fears for tribe  Survival2 weeks ago

Survival of a tribe

Despite the 2002 Supreme Court order, which protects the dwindling Jarawa tribe of the Andamans, hordes of vehicles continue to prowl on the Andaman Grand Trunk Road. Worse, a recent statement by BJP MP from the Andaman Islands Bishnu Pada Ray has added to ...
 Asian Age1 week ago

Majuli, Andaman cellular jail in ASI's tentative UNESCO list

Majuli islands, saytagraha sites associated with the freedom movement and the cellular jail of Andaman islands are among the sites which in the tentative list of World Heritage sites prepared by the Archaeological Survey of India, the Rajya Sabha ...
 Business Standard India1 week ago ASI proposes Majuli for World Heritage status  New Delhi Pioneer1 week ago

NGO petitions against Jarawa tourism in the Andamans

Snaking queues of vehicles on the Andaman Grand Trunk Road has prompted a furious petition by Survival International, which has managed to get over 7,000 signatures so far against Jarawa tourism. In 2002, the Supreme Court had ordered that the road ...
 The Hindu1 week ago Petition against Jarawa tourism in the Andamans  The Hindu2 weeks ago

Army Jawan arrested in Andaman for clicking Jarawa Tribes Photo

Port Blair, Jun 10 : Two people, including an Army Jawan, have been booked for taking photographs of Jarawa Tribes on Andaman Trunk Road (ATR). The arrests were made under section 8 (4) A & N Islands Protection of Aboriginal Tribes (Amendment) ...
 NewKerala.com1 month ago Jawan arrested for clicking Jarawa Tribes Photo  NewKerala.com1 month ago
The Hindu

Exploring the Andaman culture

The papilionanthe teres is of special significance in the Andaman Islands; the wild orchid can be found in abundance on the islands but only in regions where the canopy of the native tropical forest has been replaced with agricultural fields or ...
 The Hindu1 month ago

TMC Supporters block GT Road against resignation of Moloy Ghatak

Home> News > west-bengal-news Asansol, May 20 : A section of ruling Trinamool Congress supporters today blocked the busy highway GT Road in this industrial town in protest against the resignation of Agriculture Minister Moloy Ghatak after debacle ...
 NewKerala.com2 months ago

Places from Gujarat in tentative list of Indian nominations for World Heritage Sites

UNESCO recently declared Gujarat's Queens Stepwell(Patan) as World Heritage Site. Earlier UNESCO had declared Gujarat's Champaner as World Heritage Site. But for Gujarat, this is not the end. There are five more sites from Gujarat listed under ...
 DeshGujarat6 days ago
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