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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......

Rustom-1 drone to monitor maritime boundary with Lanka

DRDO says it is working with the navy to fit the Rustom-1 with an Automatic Identification System that will identify Indian fishing vessels along the maritime boundary The international maritime......

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......

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......

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......

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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Rameshwaram

Situated in the Gulf of Mannar, is an island situated at the tip of the Indian peninsula. This town is an important pilgrim centre as according to... ...

http://www.financialexpress.com/article/travel/destination-of-the-week/rameshwaram/125439/
Hope grows on enthusiasm of first-time voters

The low turnout of voters during the last BBMPelections painted a dismal picture of the sense of responsibility of Bengaluruaens towards their... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/496786/hope-grows-enthusiasm-first-time.html
OIL develops domestic acreages while global crude prices drop

OIL India (OIL) is focussed on developing domestic acreages as the drop in global crude prices has forced companies to go slow on upstream... ...

http://www.mydigitalfc.com/companies/oil-develops-domestic-acreages-while-global-crude-prices-drop-558
Qualified and successful, they jump into poll fray

From teaching Spanish to running hospitals, some of these candidates who have carved successful career paths, have taken a temporary break from... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/495603/qualified-successful-they-jump-poll.html
Indian fishermen freed by Sri Lanka to return home today

Aug 12, 9:22 am Chennai, Aug. 12 ( ANI ): The 40 Tamil fishermen released by Sri Lanka will be reportedly returning to Tamil Nadu today.... ...

http://www.aninews.in/newsdetail2/story228681/indian-fishermen-freed-by-sri-lanka-to-return-home-today.html

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