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  • black money fight india seychelles sign info exchange pact

    Black money fight: India, Seychelles sign info exchange pact

    India | August 27, 2015 7:14 IST

    New Delhi: In its fight against black money, India on Wednesday signed an information exchange agreement with Seychelles on tax matters, along with pacts to deepen ties in security and defence among other areas.While the

  • india begins infrastructure work on assumption island of

    India begins infrastructure work on Assumption Island of Seychelles

    India | August 27, 2015 5:18 IST

    New Delhi:   Five months after leasing Assumption Island, one of the 115 islands that constitute Seychelles, India has begun preparations for infrastructure development, including quarters for the Seychelles Coast Guard and fixing the airstrip

  • government approves pact with seychelles to check black

    Government approves pact with Seychelles to check black money

    India | August 21, 2015 0:42 IST

    New Delhi:  Stepping up its fight against black money generation, the government today approved signing and ratification of an agreement between India and Seychelles for exchange of information on taxes.The agreement will stimulate information exchange

  • flights to increase between india and seychelles

    Flights to increase between India and Seychelles

    India | August 20, 2015 15:07 IST

    New Delhi:  The government on Thursday approved an increase in flights between India and Seychelles from three to seven per week through a revised air service agreement (ASA) with the Indian Ocean country.The decision was

  • indian ocean to become india s ocean modi fetches two

    Indian Ocean to become India's Ocean: Modi fetches two islands for development

    India | March 12, 2015 9:26 IST

    New Delhi: After offering USD 500 million credit to Mauritius and inking five pacts, India has successfully bagged “infrastructure development rights” for two islands in the Indian Ocean – Agalega from Mauritius and Assomption from

  • climate change poses serious threat similar to terrorism pm

    Climate change poses serious threat similar to terrorism: PM

    World | March 11, 2015 21:09 IST

    Victoria: Climate change poses serious threat to island nations like Seychelles as terrorism to the world, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said as he expressed India's deep commitment to combat global warming.“The world must come

  • india seychelles agree to lease assumption island for

    India, Seychelles agree to lease Assumption Island for 'infrastructure development'

    World | March 11, 2015 22:44 IST

    India will be leasing the Assumption Island, one of the 115 islands that constitute the Seychelles.On paper, the island will be leased for ‘island development' for tourism purposes, but in actuality, it could be put

  • pm modi arrives in mauritius

    PM Modi arrives in Mauritius

    World | March 11, 2015 18:41 IST

    Port Louis (Mauritius): Prime Minister Narendra Modi today arrived in Mauritius from Seychelles on the second leg of his three-nation tour that will also take him to Sri Lanka.Modi will meet Mauritius President Rajkeswur Purryag

  • pm modi departs seychelles for mauritius

    PM Modi departs Seychelles for Mauritius

    World | March 11, 2015 18:33 IST

    Victoria (Seychelles): Prime Minister Narendra Modi today left the Seychelles capital for Mauritius on the second leg of his three-nation tour that will also take him to Sri Lanka.The prime minister will meet Mauritius President

  • pm modi arrives in seychelles

    PM Modi arrives in Seychelles

    World | March 11, 2015 7:46 IST

    Victoria: Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Seychelles on Tuesday to a warm welcome from the Indian community on the first leg of his three-nation visit.The prime minister was welcomed on arrival in Seychelles by

  • modi s three nation tour to give fillip to maritime

    Modi's three-nation tour to give fillip to maritime diplomacy

    India | March 10, 2015 14:09 IST

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi sets off on Tuesday on a five-day official visit to the three key Indian Ocean island neighbours - the Seychelles, Mauritius and Sri Lanka - in a bid to

  • kolkata zoo to get giant tortoises from seychelles

    Kolkata zoo to get giant tortoises from Seychelles

    India | October 16, 2014 14:42 IST

    Kolkata: The Alipore Zoo here is all set to host a pair of giant tortoises from the island nation of Seychelles. They are expected to arrive later this week, an official said on Thursday.One of

  • george clooney and wife alamuddin on honeymoon in seychelles

    George Clooney and wife Alamuddin on honeymoon in Seychelles

    Hollywood | October 05, 2014 7:42 IST

    Los Angeles: Newly-wed couple actor George Clooney and British human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin have reportedly jetted to the North Island in Seychelles for their honeymoon.According to a website, the couple is staying at

  • top 10 destinations around the world to visit this winter

    Top 10 destinations around the world to visit this winter

    World | November 23, 2013 6:18 IST

    New Delhi: The spine chilling months of December and January are very difficult to live in. One needs a good winter getaway to escape the coldest months of the year where you can bask in

  • seychelles invitation to pratibha patil shredded burnt

    Seychelles' invitation to Pratibha Patil shredded, burnt

    India | January 07, 2013 17:57 IST

    New Delhi, Jan 7 :  Pratibha Patil, who had undertaken a number of foreign trips as President, visited Seychelles for which invitation came as a telegram.The invitation was received by Central Cipher Bureau and the

  • china to open its first military base abroad in indian ocean

    China To Open Its First Military Base Abroad In Indian Ocean

    World | December 12, 2011 13:08 IST

    Beijing, Dec 12: In a move that may cause unease in India, China today announced that it will set up its first military base abroad in the Indian Ocean island of Seychelles to “seek supplies

  • in front of wife shark kills man on honeymoon

    In front of wife, shark kills man on honeymoon

    World | August 18, 2011 8:36 IST

    Victoria, August 18:  A shark savaged a British tourist as his newlywed wife watched from the beach in the Seychelles, the second holidaymaker to die in such an attack this month, police said on Wednesday.The