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Ramar Sethu, a world heritage centre?

The Rs 2,427.40-crore Sethusamudram canal project aims to create a navigable channel of 152.2 km from the Gulf of Mannar to the Bay of Bengal through the Palk Bay and Palk Strait. The project that......

'Widening Ramar Sethu can amplify tsunamis'

Ramar Setu, or the Sethusamudram Project coming up in the Gulf of Mannar separating India and Sri Lanka, has evoked strong reactions both from those opposing the project as well as those in support......

Why the Ram Setu must not be destroyed

Sethusamudram, a project to create alternative shorter route for ships to cross the Gulf of Mannar, is a wonderful idea -- one which is more than 150 years old. The channel, originally an idea of a......

Hope for paradise of biologists

Will the Gulf of Mannar, the 'Paradise of Biologists', be lost or saved due to indiscriminate fishing? This is the question often posed by environmentalists.Hope has emerged in the form of Gulf of......

'They are going to hang my husband as a lesson to others'

Pakyaselvi (left), on her left is Skanita. Pakyaselvi's parents are at the back with her daughter on their lap A Ganesh Nadar/Rediff.com meets the shattered families of the five Tamil fishermen......

Sethusamudram controversy back in the spotlight

There seems to be no end to the 16-year-old war over the controversial Sethusamudram project. The project involves dredging the stretch of water between Tamil Nadu and Sri Lanka to make it......

India to start power trade with Sri Lanka by 2014

The two countries are likely to sign an MoU for a Rs 2,500-crore (Rs 25 billion) project.The government's initiative to have trading of electricity with Sri Lanka is likely to bear fruit by......

'Bio resources:India wants legally binding treaty'

India plans to play a larger role in protection of forests and biodiversity, especially in the 10th Conference of Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity to be held in Nagoya, Japan, in......

India-Sri Lanka power link by 2013

The government's initiative to set up a high-capacity power transmission link between India and Sri Lanka is likely to be completed by 2013. The 285-kilometre power link, including submarine cables......

Reliance on oil hunt in Lanka

Mukesh Ambani-controlled Reliance Industries is drawing up plans to invest in oil and gas exploration, production and refining in Sri Lanka.Seismic surveys have indicated that the island nation has......
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Vaiko plea to Centre on oil wells in Gulf of Mannar

Chennai, May 16 (UNI) MDMK Leader Vaiko today appealed to the Union Government to cancel the licence given to the ONGC to dig wells for natural gas... ...

http://www.uniindia.com/news/others/vaiko-plea-to-centre-on-oil-wells-in-gulf-of-mannar/60201.html
Arabian Sea lets down monsoon watchers; focus shifts to Bay

The suspense over a low-pressure area spinning up in the Arabian Sea did not lift on Friday, the second day after the appointed day. The formation... ...

http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/industry-and-economy/agri-biz/arabian-sea-lets-down-monsoon-watchers-focus-shifts-to-bay/article7210993.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Four arrested in Tamil Nadu for smuggling se...

TUTICORIN: The Coastal Security Group (marine police) on Sunday arrested four people in Tuticorin on charges of smuggling sea cucumbers. The police... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chennai/Four-arrested-in-Tamil-Nadu-for-smuggling-sea-cucumbers/articleshow/47223786.cms
Palk Bay Deepening Crisis

ByProf. V. Suryanarayan It is unfortunate because the Sirisena-Ranil administration is very keen to develop and foster friendly... ...

http://southasiamonitor.org/detail.php?type=n&nid=11684
The Grand Spires of the Sacred Ramanathswamy Temple

Rameshwaram is known as Dakshin Kashi and most pilgrims come here to see the famous thousand-pillared Ramanathswamy temple that apart from its... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bengaluru/The-Grand-Spires-of-the-Sacred-Ramanathswamy-Temple/2015/05/07/article2800725.ece

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