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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 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......

Jaya keeps the glove on for Modi, for now

Amma will wait for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ‘honeymoon’ with the voter to fade away before deciding on the issues that are of real concern to the state and  others that......

Jaya writes to PM on fishermen issue; seeks permanent solution

In the wake of arrests of Indian fishermen by Sri Lankan Navy, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Sunday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking laying down a time-bound action plan to......

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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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

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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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TN for Centre's intervention in fishermen's release

Press Trust of India Chennai,23 July: TamilNadugovernment has sought Centre's intervention in securing the release of 43 Indian fishermen... ...

http://www.thestatesman.net/news/67316-tn-for-centre-s-intervention-in-fishermen-s-release.html
Tamil Nadu government seeks Centre's intervention to secure fishermen's release

Chief Minister Jayalalithaa in her July 22 letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, released by the state government on Wednesday, pressed for... ...

http://post.jagran.com/tamil-nadu-government-seeks-centres-intervention-to-secure-fishermens-release-1406099565
Madras high court seeks Centre's report on protecting Tamil Nadu fishermen

MADURAI: The Madras high court Madurai bench on Tuesday directed the central government to give details regarding the steps taken to protect Tamil... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/madurai/Madras-high-court-seeks-Centres-report-on-protecting-Tamil-Nadu-fishermen/articleshow/38890180.cms
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DMK president M. Karunanidhi on Tuesday opposed in the Supreme Court the Centre's stand that Katchatheevu belonged to Sri Lanka in light of the... ...

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Sri Lankan Foreign Minister Meets Sushma Swaraj, Fishermen Issue on Top of Agenda

Press Trust of India Sri Lankan Foreign Minister G L Peiris meets his Indian counterpart Sushma Swaraj in New Delhi on Friday New Delhi :... ...

http://www.ndtv.com/article/india/sri-lankan-foreign-minister-meets-sushma-swaraj-fishermen-issue-on-top-of-agenda-556925?pfrom=home-rightnow

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