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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......

'The situation in Sri Lanka is not alarming for refugees to return'

'I am not saying the situation is either good or conducive' 'What I am trying to do is to place all the facts before the refugees and just nudge them to take a call'  Image: A file photograph......

ONGC, Cairns India bid for Sri Lankan oil fields

The overseas-arm of the state run ONGC, ONGC Videsh, which paid $1 million for acquiring data in the Mannar offshore basin in Sri Lanka, and Cairn India have bid for oil exploration blocks in the......

India wants world to work with urgency on climate, says Modi

Describing climate change as a major global challenge, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that India wants the world to work with urgency to agree on a comprehensive, equitable and durable......

OIL to float foreign arm in 4 months, sets sight on Lanka

Oil India Ltd is set to float a foreign arm in four months for exploration and acquisition of hydrocarbon assets abroad, thereby becoming the third state-run oil company to have a dedicated......

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......

Vedanta completes deal with Cairn India

Nearly 15 months after first announcing the deal, Vedanta Resources on Thursday announced the completion of its acquisition of a controlling stake in Cairn India.Vedanta has acquired 58.5 per cent......

Review: Mannar Mathai Speaking 2 is a repeat of what we've seen before

Malayalam film Mannar Mathai Speaking 2 is not a patch on the previous two films, writes Paresh C Palicha. Some films make you wonder why they were even made. Mannar Mathai Speaking 2,......

Mannar Mathai Speaking 2 arrives today

They first appeared in the cult comedy Ramji Rao Speaking, in 1989. In 1995, they returned with Mannar Mathai Speaking. Now, Mannar Mathai (Innocent), Gopalakrishnan (Mukesh) and Balakrishnan (Sai......

First Look: The return of Mannar Mathai Speaking

In 1989,Ramji Rao Speaking redefined the way Malayali viewers watched comedies. Soon the three leads from the film, Mannar Mathai (Innocent), Balakrishnan (Sai Kumar) and Gopalakrishnan......

MSV's Greatest Soundtracks Of All Time

Saluting the late MS Viswanathan and his brilliant music. Legendary music composer Manayangath Subramanian Viswanathan, or MSV, was popularly known as Mellisai Mannar or the King of......

Disappointing first quarter for Malayalam cinema

With only two hits in the first three months of 2014, Malayalam cinema is going through one of the worst times in recent history. The two hits are Abrid Shine’s 1983 and Jude Anthany......

Skill, not Sunny or Sachin, got them India cap

Haresh Pandya examines if there is any truth in Saamna's claim that Sunil Gavaskar's tenure as India captain benefited Mumbai/Marathi-speaking cricketers more than Sachin Tendulkar's stint as......
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Soil day celebrations at Kanakakunnu

Thiruvananthapuram: The state soil survey and conservation department will conclude its massive soil awareness day campaigns being held as a part... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/nation/in-other-news/051216/soil-day-celebrations-at-kanakakunnu.html
Panel defers nod for ONGC's project in Ramanathapuram

: The Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change's (MoEF & CC) expert appraisal committee (EAC) has deferred clearance for a proposal... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/Panel-defers-nod-for-ONGC%E2%80%99s-project-in-Ramanathapuram/article16734814.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
With the BDA, city life is no walk in the park

Why are Bengaluru's parks closed during the day? Lalbagh and Cubbon Park, which double up as cultural venues on weekends, are the only sources of... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/nation/current-affairs/301116/with-the-bda-city-life-is-no-walk-in-the-park.html
Rising temperatures to blame for coral catastrophe this year

A sustained rise in water temperature this year has wreaked havoc on coral reefs, wiping out 16.2 per cent of corals in the Gulf of Mannar (GoM)... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/Rising-temperatures-to-blame-for-coral-catastrophe-this-year/article16727405.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Snake bites Vava Suresh again

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Snake Master Vava Suresh was again bitten by a snake today. The incident happened in the noon at Mannar NSS higher secondary... ...

http://kaumudiglobal.com/innerpage1.php?newsid=85440

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