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'BJP's Ram Sethu claims lack scientific proof'

Puncturing the Bharatiya Janata Party's claims over the Adam's Bridge in the Palk Bay being the mythical Ram Sethu, Union Shipping and Road Transport Minister T R Baalu said the hypothesis lacked......

TN seeks Modi's intervention for release of fishermen

Tamil Nadu government has sought the Centre's intervention for the release of 14 Indian fishermen arrested by the Lankan navy on Sunday, and raised the issue of financial package for the community.......

TN: Lankan navy arrests 50 fishermen from Nagapattinam

Fifty fishermen from Nagapattinam and Karaikal have been arrested by the Sri Lankan navy personnel for allegedly fishing near the Lankan coast. This is the second time this week that Indian......

TN fishermen nabbed by SL: Jaya for Centre's intervention

Tamil Nadu government has sought Centre's intervention in securing the release of 43 Indian fishermen arrested recently by the Sri Lankan navy, besides their 55 boats, which is under custody of......

CM Jayalalithaa seeks diplomatic action for release of fishermen

Seeking strong diplomatic action from the Centre for release of 28 Indian fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan Navy, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Monday said the Centre should......

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......

Sethu project faces 20-30% cost surge

The Rs 2,427.40-crore (Rs 24.27 billion) Sethusamudram canal project off the Tamil Nadu coast will face a cost escalation of over 20 to 30 per cent and a delay of over a year if the government......

Govt clears Sethusamudram project

The government on Thursday cleared the long-delayed Sethusumudram Ship Canal Project off Rameshwaram in Tamil Nadu that would vastly reduce distance between east and west coasts of India.The Rs......

Core fillip for loan syndications

A sharp upturn in business cycles in the steel and infrastructure sectors has spurred hectic activity in the big-ticket loan syndication market.Tamil Nadu-based mining company Neyveli Lignite......

Sagarmala project in muddy waters

The much-hyped Sagarmala project, which envisages integrated development of ports, shipping and inland water transport, appears to be losing steam. While a formal Cabinet approval is still......
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Q. which waterbody separates India from Sri Lanka?
:  A. Palk Bay more

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Q. Which two countries are connected by the Palk strait ?
Dare Devil:  A. India and Sri Lanka. The Palk Strait is a strait that lies between the Tamil Nadu state of India and the island nation of Sri Lanka. It connects...... more

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Asutosh Sahu
Q. In which year Dhanushkoti railway station vanished and why?
Asutosh Sahu:  A. 1964 cyclone Danushkodi is about 18 miles West of Talaimannar in Jaffna, Ceylon. Before 1964 storm there was a train service up to Danushkodi...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/in-which-year-dhanushkoti-railway-station-vanished-and-why/13817840/answers/13117411

Prem Malhotra
Q. Which countries have common borders with India?
Prem Malhotra:  A. India occupies much of the South Asian subcontinent, and the Indian mainland stretches eastward from Pakistan in the west to Bangladesh and Burma...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-countries-have-common-borders-with-india/13106539/answers/12774731

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Q. features on Indian Marine wealth
Francisco:  A. The Indian peninsula, bordered by the Indian Ocean, Arabian Sea and the Bay of Bengal, boasts of a variety of diverse marine ecosystems. Dense...... more

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Rameswaram fishermen resume fishing

Comment · print · T T T+· T- TOPICS Rameswaram fishermen, who had launched an indefinite strike along with Pudukottai, Nagapattinam... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/rameswaram-fishermen-resume-fishing/article6731388.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Women dive deep to weed out gender barrier, make a living

As heavy winds lash the Ramanathapuram coast, A Mariammal and her niece M Rasakka sit outside their shanty and stare listlessly at the turbulent... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chennai/Women-dive-deep-to-weed-out-gender-barrier-make-a-living/articleshow/45624501.cms
SL Navy hands over 66 released fishermen to Indian forces

A day after 66 Tamil Nadu fishermen were set free by two Sri Lankan courts, the island nation's Navy handed them over to the Indian Maritime Forces... ...

http://www.netindia123.com/netindia/showdetails.asp?id=2516338&n_date=20141223&cat=India
66 TN fishermen repatriated

Comment · print · T T T+· T- TOPICS The 66 Tamil Nadu fishermen, who were arrested by the Sri Lankan navy on charges of illegal... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/international/south-asia/66-tamil-nadu-fishermen-repatriated/article6718805.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Disruptive fog in north India; south may spin off Tamil Nadu coast

In the first such reported incident of the season, dense fog disrupted surface and air traffic to some extent in Delhi and neighbourhood early this... ...

http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/news/disruptive-fog-in-north-india-south-may-spin-off-tamil-nadu-coast/article6715647.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication

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