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The Hindu
Pallavi Aiyar on Indonesia’s Medan city and its deep-rooted Indian connectionsMedan, Indonesia’s third-largest city, offers a glimpse of deep-rooted Indian c
Pallavi Aiyar on Indonesia’s Medan city and its deep-rooted Indian connections
The Hindu / Posted 3 hours ago
Medan, Indonesia’s third-largest city, offers a glimpse of deep-rooted Indian connections. Medan, a mid-sized city on the Indonesian island of Sumatra, is smoggy and crowded. The thrum of motorised rickshaws and the sizzle of street food carts... Read more
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The Indian Express
In Tamil Nadu’s Vazhavur, another story of Dalit death and prejudicePolicemen carry the body of Chellamuthu through the forest path for burial at V
In Tamil Nadu’s Vazhavur, another story of Dalit death and prejudice
The Indian Express / Posted 8 days ago
Policemen carry the body of Chellamuthu through the forest path for burial at Vazhavur, Nagapattinam. WITH A straight face, M Karthikeyan says his grandparents, who died recently, received “the distinction of a state burial”. “They were buried by... Read more
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The Hindu
The not-so-bullish tale of native breedsTwo native bulls classified as endangered; one nearly extinct Cattle breeds un
The not-so-bullish tale of native breeds
The Hindu / Posted 9 days ago
Two native bulls classified as endangered; one nearly extinct Cattle breeds unique to Tamil Nadu are facing a threat due to a slew of factors including mechanisation of agriculture, introduction of exotic germplasm through cross breeding programmes,... Read more
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Daily News
Indian fishermen seek retrieval of 76 boatsHigh drama prevailed as hundreds of fishermen from the six coastal districts, o
Indian fishermen seek retrieval of 76 boats
Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
High drama prevailed as hundreds of fishermen from the six coastal districts, on Friday, protested in an unprecedented manner and sought retrieval of 76 fishing boats seized by the Lankan government in the past one year. They picketed the rail and... Read more
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Daily News
Indian fishermen suspend indefinite stirFishermen belonging to six coastal districts yesterday suspended their five-day
Indian fishermen suspend indefinite stir
Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
Fishermen belonging to six coastal districts yesterday suspended their five-day-old indefinite stir, seeking steps to secure release of Indian fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan Navy and their boats, following talks with the authorities. The fishermen... Read more
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Daily News
Tamil Nadu fishermen go on strikeMore than two lakh fishermen from six districts are on a strike since last nigh
Tamil Nadu fishermen go on strike
Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
More than two lakh fishermen from six districts are on a strike since last night in Tamil Nadu, demanding that 75 of their fishing boats be retrieved from Sri Lanka. The fishermen who went on hunger strike on Republic Day at Nagapattinam said that... Read more
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The Hindu
Centre okays construction of 23,476 affordable houses in Tamil NaduThe Centre on Monday approved fitting of rooftop solar energy panels on 10,000
Centre okays construction of 23,476 affordable houses in Tamil Nadu
The Hindu / Posted 19 days ago
The Centre on Monday approved fitting of rooftop solar energy panels on 10,000 houses belonging to economically weaker sections (EWS) in Tamil Nadu at an estimated cost of Rs 253 crore under Prime Minister’s Awas Yojana (Urban). This proposal of the... Read more
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The Hindu
‘DMDK should decide on being part of PWF’No difference between AIADMK and DMK: CPI (M) leader It is for the DMDK to dec
‘DMDK should decide on being part of PWF’
The Hindu / Posted 20 days ago
No difference between AIADMK and DMK: CPI (M) leader It is for the DMDK to decide if they want to be part of People Welfare Front (PWF), said G.Ramakrishnan, State secretary of Communist Party of India (Marxist) here on Saturday. Speaking to the... Read more
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Daily News
Two gold bars smuggled from Sri Lanka seizedGold bars valued at 22.1 million Indian rupees (LKR 47.2 million), smuggled int
Two gold bars smuggled from Sri Lanka seized
Daily News / Posted 21 days ago
Gold bars valued at 22.1 million Indian rupees (LKR 47.2 million), smuggled into India from Sri Lanka, have been seized from a vehicle by Directorate of Revenue Intelligence officials at a toll gate on a national highway in Tamil Nadu. A total of... Read more
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Daily News
57 fishermen return home from Sri LankaFifty-seven Tamil Nadu fishermen who were arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy and s
57 fishermen return home from Sri Lanka
Daily News / Posted 22 days ago
Fifty-seven Tamil Nadu fishermen who were arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy and subsequently freed reached Karaikal, Tamil Nadu on Thursday. The fishermen were handed over to the Indian Coast Guard (ICG) by the Sri Lankan government and were brought... Read more
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The Hindu
102 fishermen arriveForty-five of the 102 fishermen arrested by the Sri Lankan navy on a charge of
102 fishermen arrive
The Hindu / Posted 22 days ago
Forty-five of the 102 fishermen arrested by the Sri Lankan navy on a charge of poaching and released by the Sri Lankan government on the occasion of Pongal, arrived here on Thursday to an emotional family reunion. The remaining 57 fishermen from... Read more
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The Hindu
Women outnumber men on electoral rollThere are 4,383 voters in the Third Gender category. The total electorate in t
Women outnumber men on electoral roll
The Hindu / Posted 24 days ago
There are 4,383 voters in the Third Gender category. The total electorate in the State stands at 5.79 crore, according to the final electoral rolls of the special summary revision. The data shows there are more female voters than male voters. The... Read more
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Daily News
Three Tamil Nadu fishermen arrestedThree fishermen from Nagapattinam District in Tamil Nadu were arrested by the S
Three Tamil Nadu fishermen arrested
Daily News / Posted 27 days ago
Three fishermen from Nagapattinam District in Tamil Nadu were arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy off Nedutheevu for allegedly crossing the International Martime Boundary Line. "The three fishermen of Kottaipattinam in Nagapattiman district were... Read more
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The Hindu
Unfortunate that Dalit was denied decent funeral: Punia“It is unfortunate that an elderly Dalit was denied a decent funeral; the divis
Unfortunate that Dalit was denied decent funeral: Punia
The Hindu / Posted 27 days ago
“It is unfortunate that an elderly Dalit was denied a decent funeral; the divisive mindset of some sections of society needs to change for holistic development of the people,” Chairman of the National Commission for Scheduled Castes, P.L. Punia, said... Read more
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The Hindu
Eight fishermen reach KaraikalEight fishermen of Akkaraipettai in Nagapattinam, who were repatriated by Sri L
Eight fishermen reach Karaikal
The Hindu / Posted 27 days ago
Eight fishermen of Akkaraipettai in Nagapattinam, who were repatriated by Sri Lanka, reached Karaikal on Friday. A patrolling vessel of Coast Guard, Rani Abbakka, brought them to Karaikal after they were handed over by Sri Lankan authorities near... Read more
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Calcutta News
Sri Lanka to release all 104 Indian fishermen New Delhi, Jan. 15 (ANI): Sri Lanka is set to release all the 104 Indian fish
Sri Lanka to release all 104 Indian fishermen
Calcutta News / Posted 29 days ago
New Delhi, Jan. 15 (ANI): Sri Lanka is set to release all the 104 Indian fishermen from its prisons in view of Pongal which is being celebrated in Tamil Nadu today. Tamil Nadu Chief Minister... Read more
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New Kerala
Sri Lanka to release all 104 Indian fishermenNew Delhi, Jan. 15 : Sri Lanka is set to release all the 104 Indian fishermen f
Sri Lanka to release all 104 Indian fishermen
New Kerala / Posted 29 days ago
New Delhi, Jan. 15 : Sri Lanka is set to release all the 104 Indian fishermen from its prisons in view of Pongal which is being celebrated in Tamil Nadu today. Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J.Jayalalithaa said that Sri Lanka has already released 55 of... Read more
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