Andaman and Nicobar Islands used to be a place appreciated for peaceful coexistence, untill a cat named Buffer Zone (BZ) was let out of the bag on 08/12/2010, ie the day Buffer Zone was implemented in select areas of Andaman Islands. Since then islanders, especially settlers from North and Middle Andamans are having sleepless nights for the reason - the controversial Buffer Zone Notification ex post facto brought 31 historically settled revenue villages into its ambit, that too without public discussion. 

As far as my knowledge goes, democracy is "By the people, for the people and of the people". Now, ours is the second largest population of the world and we are a democratic nation. So in that regards we can claim that, ours is the largest democracy of the world as the other competitor in demography; China, is a Communist country.

 Andaman Trunk Road: The greatest sin

- Denis Giles, Editor, Andaman Chronicle

It’s an old video which has been in circulation on the internet for some time, claimed the Andaman & Nicobar Administration soon after UKs Guardian and Observer flashed three video clippings on exploitation of the Jarawa tribe, sending a message across India that ‘All is not well’ with the Jarawa tribes of Andaman.