Topic: Andaman & Nicobar Islands
India finally halted the practice of allowing tourists to ogle the native tribes of a secluded Island in the Andaman Islands. But with a growing tourism industry there, the battle might not be over.
Tsunami warning sirens sounded around the Indian Ocean region after an 8.6 earthquake hit yesterday. During the 2004 tsunami, few warning systems were in place.
Ocean temperatures in the waters off Indonesia have climbed into the 90s, devastating some of the world's most biodiverse coral reefs and threatening the livelihood of locals.
08/17/2010 03:33 pm
A Christian Science perspective.
08/12/2009 01:00 am
Two earthquakes – in Japan and the Indian Ocean – added to the punishing weather striking East Asia.
08/11/2009 01:00 am
Nearly 1,000 refugees were detained on a remote island in December before being towed out to sea and abandoned with little food or water, rights group says.
01/23/2009 12:00 am