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So whose backyard is Indian Ocean anyway ? (Part 1)

Visakhapatnam of Andhra being HQ of Eastern Naval Command (one of India’s three major formations), exercises control over Bay of Bengal, co-ordinates fleet distributed among its bases of Kolkata, Chennai and Andaman among others.

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Bangladeshi F-7 crashes near Chittagong

An F-7 of the Bangladeshi Air Force has crashed in the sea near Chittagong. The fighter’s pilot, Flight Lieutenant Rumman Tahmid Chowdhury, is missing according to… 197 more words



In the Bay of Bengal, a cyclone brewed,
the soft eastern sands remembered the fear,
from Chennai to Puri, a dark eye moved,
a headless death god, his shadow drew near. 79 more words


The Monsoon This Year: More Wind than Water

The monsoon this year has been behaving strangely. First, its arrival was delayed by a couple of weeks, and I cannot remember the last time that happened. 474 more words


Spectacular Places that you must visit to do nothing but to enjoy Nature

Coral Reefs of the Bangaram Island in Lakshaweep – Bangararm is also known as the Jewel of Lakshadweep, sparsely populated, popular for its coral formation, especially black coral formation, silvery beaches, lush green coconut palms, coral reefs and turquoise blue lagoons. 581 more words

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Winds of monsoon India

This panel of four images shows: top left, winds at around sea level; top right, winds at about 1,460 metres altitude (around 4,780 feet); lower left, winds at 3,010 metres (9,880 feet); lower right, winds at 5,570 metres (18,280 feet). 315 more words


Chinese Takeaway: Bengal’s Bay

In expanding maritime connectivity and cooperation with Dhaka, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has begun to devote the kind of strategic attention the Bay of Bengal has long deserved. 34 more words