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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......

'Katchatheevu was geologically linked to Indian land mass'

The Centre has taken the controversial stand that Katchatheevu in the Palk Strait off Rameswaram coast in Tamil Nadu was never part of India, but a senior geologist and remote sensing expert says......

Is India-Sri Lanka fishing row nearing an end?

Sri Lanka’s signals -- that it is ready for ‘joint fishing’ initiatives -- and Tamil Nadu fishermen’s sticking to commitments have paved the way for a negotiated settlement......

Jaya writes to PM to facilitate talks between TN, SL fishermen

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Sunday requested Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to facilitate a dialogue between fishermen associations in the state and Sri Lanka in Chennai in December......

Jaya seeks PM's intervention to secure release of fishermen

Strongly protesting the "abduction" of 49 fishermen by the Sri Lankan Navy, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa urged Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to instruct the external affairs ministry 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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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

Francisco
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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Next round of fishermen talks with Lanka in May

CHENNAI: Tamil Nadu chief minister Jayalalithaa has proposed that the second round of talks between Indian and Sri Lankan fishermen can be held in... ...

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ICGS Rajshree Swaps ICGS Akka Devi...

In a stately ceremony organized at the Coast Guard quay Saturday morning, ICGS Rajshree was inducted into the Coast Guard region (A&N). On arrival,... ...

http://echoofindia.com/port-blair-icgs-rajshree-swaps-icgs-akka-devi-port-blair-54080
Photo finish likely in Ramanathapuram

Candidates for the Lok Sabha polls hailing from the OBC 'Mukkulathor' community usually hold sway in this drought-prone backward constituency.... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/photo-finish-likely-in-ramanathapuram/article5893036.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Sri Lankan Navy arrests 75 fishermen with 31 boats

A day after the repatriation of 140 Tamil Nadu fishermen with their 31 boats, the Sri Lankan Navy arrested as many as 75 fishermen with their 18... ...

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Brothers hope for amicable solution

"There are no boundaries in the sea," says S. Emarit, a fisher leader from Rameswaram. One of the pilgrims at the Katchatheevu St. Anthony's... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/international/brothers-hope-for-amicable-solution/article5797298.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication

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