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  • Island hopping in Seychelles

    Island hopping in Seychelles

    The stunning sunsets of Seychelles are undeniably its finest feature. And they are best enjoyed along a delicious Creole meal, which consists of preparations made with fish and shellfish, heightened with coconut, mangoes and breadfruit served with a bed of garden-fresh vegetables.

    August 16, 2021
  • Island-hopping getaway guide to Seychelles

    Island-hopping getaway guide to Seychelles

    The estate is also home to the cemetery of the original settlers of La Digue and to one of the most pristine beaches in Seychelles, the legendary Anse Source d' Argent.

    June 8, 2021
  • 9th edition of International Women’s Conference to see participation of 400 accomplished women leaders

    9th edition of International Women’s Conference to see participation of 400 accomplished women leaders

    Over the last 15 years, the conference has seen over 425 international speakers and 6000+ delegates come together from 110 countries in this celebration of womanhood, spirituality, and collective action.

    February 6, 2020
  • Amy Jackson shares ‘real life vs Insta life’ moment in swimsuit

    Amy Jackson shares ‘real life vs Insta life’ moment in swimsuit

    Amy also shared an adorable picture with her son on her Instagram story besides giving a glimpse into her Seychellian vacay.

    January 31, 2020
  • French tourist injured by shark attack in Seychelles

    French tourist injured by shark attack in Seychelles

    Such incidents are rare in Seychelles, though two tourists, one French and one British, were killed in shark attacks off Praslin in August 2011.

    December 30, 2019
  • Former Army chief Dalbir Singh appointed envoy to Seychelles

    Former Army chief Dalbir Singh appointed envoy to Seychelles

    He is expected to take up the assignment shortly, the External Affairs Ministry said.

    April 25, 2019
  • Look at neighbours before looking east

    Look at neighbours before looking east

    The Seychelles President, Danny Faure, has commenced his five-day state visit to India. The visit comes as India has slowly begun losing its grip on the country and seeks to re-establish its image. India had signed an agreement in 2015 to develop a naval facility on Assumption Island on a 25-year lease. The agreement was …

    June 26, 2018
  • La Digue, the old charm

    La Digue, the old charm

    Tranquil and charming, La Digue is the fourth largest island in Seychelles. Popular for its rich wildlife, beautiful beaches and traditional island life, this beauty of a place should be on your must-visit destinations. Here a few interesting facts about the island you need to know. La Digue is named after a ship   One …

    September 18, 2017
  • Focus: Destination Seychelles

    Focus: Destination Seychelles

    In an effort to highlight places of interest in countries across the world, their varied culture, economy and history, The Statesman brings to you a Weekly Focus on countries with which India shares diplomatic ties and friendship. This week’s focus is on Seychelles. Know all about the country. Capital: Victoria, Currency: Seychellois rupee, Language: Seychellois …

    September 18, 2017
  • Nirvana on earth

    Nirvana on earth

    I got a taste of the famed Sri Lankan hospitality on board the Srilankan Airlines as I flew to Seychelles. I was absolutely surprised with a delightful diversity of food and I must add that the airline has intelligently devoted time in picking perfect in-flight meals. Gateway to Seychelles is the Seychelles International Airport, located …

    March 8, 2017
  • Seychelles: As exotic as it gets

    Seychelles: As exotic as it gets

    It was raining heavily when the inaugural SriLankan Airlines flight from Colombo touched down on the Indian Ocean archipelago nation of Seychelles and one could hardly make out the water cannon salute from inside the aircraft. As the passengers deboarded at the Seychelles International Airport on Mahe island, each of them were handed out umbrellas …

    November 23, 2016