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Mass nesting of Ridleys begins in Rushikulya

Olive Ridleys, the rare and endangered marine turtle species of the world, have started mass nesting at Rushikulya rookery in Ganjam district. After sporadic nesting in the last week of January, over 8,000 turtles have laid eggs on the 5-km coastline from Gokharkuda to Podempeta...

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Odisha Govt to Develop Talsari Beach in Balasore

The Odisha government has decided to constitute a development authority to attract more tourists to Talsari beach in Balasore district by developing basic amenities. More than 36 villages near Talsari, Chandaneswar and Bhusandeswar will be covered by the development authority. The decision was taken at...

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US issues travel warning for India

The US has issued a travel alert for its citizens travelling to India "reminding" them of the continued possibility of terrorist attacks throughout the country ahead of the festival season. The US State Department routinely issues such advisories. The US State Department "urges citizens to...

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Tourist Circuit in West Coast

Goa Tourism is working with the neighbouring states to offer a wholesome tourist circuit on the West coast at the upcoming Goa International Travel Mart (GITM). "We want to build synergies with the West coast states of Maharashtra, Gujarat, Karnataka and Kerala to create a...

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New Coastal Regulation Zone Guideline

The new Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ) guidelines that might make life easier for fishermen and allowing regulated development on coasts has came into force, five years the process was initiated. In a relief to seven million fishing families, the no development zone in the new...

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