US Tourist Paid Fishermen Rs 25,000 For Fatal Trip To Sentinelese Island
Thursday, November 22, 2018, 9:13 AM
An American man from Alabama, who was killed by a protected tribe in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands possibly on November 16, had reportedly paid fishermen Rs. 25,000 for smuggling him to the island. Efforts to recover his body, supposedly buried by the tribals, have been unsuccessful so far. We are aware of reports concerning a US citizen in the Andaman & Nicobar Islands.
Transferred To Andamans? Nice Place: Chief Justice Told CBI's AK Bassi
Saturday, November 17, 2018, 9:42 AM
After CBI officer AK Bassi challenged his abrupt transfer to Port Blair in Andaman and Nicobar Islands in the Supreme Court, CJI Ranjan Gogoi said, "It's (Andamans) a good place...be there for a few days." The court said it would decide on his transfer application later. Bassi was leading the investigation into bribery charges against CBI Special Director Rakesh Asthana.