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When the waves came crashing

On December 26, 2004, a devastating tsunami took a huge toll on life in Tamil Nadu. A decade later, here’s a look at the changes it has brought Image: A tsunami survivor offers prayers on a......

'If we fished only in Indian waters, we would starve to death'

When over a hundred fishermen from Tamil Nadu were arrested by the Sri Lankan navy and their boats seized last month, fishermen in coastal Tamil Nadu went on strike. Rediff.com's A Ganesh Nadar......

SL navy attack: 5,000 TN fishermen go on indefinite strike

Over 5,000 fishermen from various hamlets in the district on Thursday commenced on an indefinite strike protesting the arrest of their fellow fishermen belonging to Akkaraipettai off......

Fishermen on indefinite strike to protest attack by SL navy

Over 5,000 fishermen from various hamlets in Nagapattinam district in Tamil Nadu on Thursday started an indefinite strike to protest the arrest of their fellow fishermen belonging to Akkaraipettai......

Sri Lankan Navy again attacks Indian fishermen

Four Indian fishermen were on Sunday attacked allegedly by Sri Lankan naval men off Katchatheevu, even as nine others detained by the island Navy arrived at the coastguard camp in Mandapam near......
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Nagapattinam Fishing for Port of Good Hope

If the reign of the Chola dynasty was the watershed moment in Tamil Nadu history, the foundation of their monumental naval glory, which culminated... ...

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Floundering in the land of sorrow

Central Tamil Nadu is afflicted by a multitude of problems — from a debilitating agrarian crisis to a stagnant industry t has been about a... ...

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Two Nagai Fishermen Held by Lankan Navy for Smuggling Ganja

NAGAPATTINAM: A day after the Nagapattinam fishermen here submitted a petition with the district administration alleging Sri Lankan navy was found... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Two-Nagai-Fishermen-Held-by-Lankan-Navy-for-Smuggling-Ganja/2016/03/20/article3337213.ece
36,790 write SSLC exam in Thanjavur on first day

A total of 36,790 students are taking their SSLC examinations that commenced in Thanjavur on Tuesday. They include 1,218 private candidates.... ...

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