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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: 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......

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......

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

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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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Plea for legal action against Indian trawlers

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Fishermen leaders of Northern Sri Lanka have sought legal action to deter Indian fishermen from illegal... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/plea-for-legal-action-against-indian-trawlers/article6513176.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
OPS Writes to PM Again on Release of TN Men, Boats

CHENNAI: Chief Minister O Panneerselvam on Thursday implored Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take urgent steps to free 24 fishermen from the State... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/OPS-Writes-to-PM-Again-on-Release-of-TN-Men-Boats/2014/10/17/article2481624.ece
TN pitches for Katchatheevu Island again

Chennai, 16 October: The Tamil Nadu government today made yet another pitch with the Centre for taking back Katchatheevu island with Chief Minister... ...

http://www.thestatesman.net/news/81582-tn-pitches-for-katchatheevu-island-again.html
India may clear new sea route to Sri Lanka

The vexed Sethusamudram project — which proposes to provide a navigable shipping channel across the Palk Straits between India and Sri Lanka —... ...

http://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/india-may-clear-new-sea-route-to-sri-lanka/article1-1275424.aspx
CMO at work after lull

Tamil Nadu secretariat. (Photo: DC/File) Chennai: After a lull due to political turmoil and festive holidays, Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/141009/nation-current-affairs/article/jayalalithaa-jail-term-cmo-work-after-lull

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