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dna
Tamil Nadu: Jaya's crop loan waiver small relief for stressed farmers70,000 acres during Kuruvai and over a lakh acres are cultivated for Samba in t
Tamil Nadu: Jaya's crop loan waiver small relief for stressed farmers
dna / Posted 13 hours ago
70,000 acres during Kuruvai and over a lakh acres are cultivated for Samba in the delta districts of Thanjavur, Tiruvarur, Nagapattinam, which is the prime cultivation season of Tamil Nadu. With crop failures, farmers were forced to borrow money.... Read more
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The Hindu
Farmers hail waiver of crop loansa lot,” general secretary of the Federation of Farmers' Associations of Cauvery
Farmers hail waiver of crop loans
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
a lot,” general secretary of the Federation of Farmers' Associations of Cauvery Delta Districts Arupathy P. Kalyanan from Nagapattinam region told The Hindu . Tamil Nadu Vivasaya Thozhilalar Sangam vice-president V. Jeevakumar said the... Read more
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The Hindu
Of joy, despair and shades of resignation“This is going to be like Bihar, where results changed in half an hour,” mutter
Of joy, despair and shades of resignation
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
“This is going to be like Bihar, where results changed in half an hour,” muttered R. Sivakumar, who had come from Nagapattinam district. From then on, it resembled a T20 cricket game. At one point, someone flipped channels to Sun News. It... Read more
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The Hindu
I'm forever indebted to the people of TN, says JayalalithaaDMK's Aravind Ramesh is leading AIADMK's N. Sundaram by 11,230 votes. 3:35 p.m
I'm forever indebted to the people of TN, says Jayalalithaa
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
DMK's Aravind Ramesh is leading AIADMK's N. Sundaram by 11,230 votes. 3:35 p.m.: AIADMK wins five of the six seats in Nagapattinam district; DMK wins one. 3:28 p.m.: In Oddanchatram, the former DMK whip R. Sakkarapani retains his seat for the... Read more
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The Financial Express
M Karunanidhi impacted TN political narrative for decadesstation. Born in Thirukkuvalai on June 3, 1924, a small agrarian village in th
M Karunanidhi impacted TN political narrative for decades
The Financial Express / Posted 5 days ago
station. Born in Thirukkuvalai on June 3, 1924, a small agrarian village in the then composite Thanjavur District (now Nagapattinam), he was hooked to the Dravidian movement led by reformist leader Periyar EVR when he was still a... Read more
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The Economic Times
Tamil Nadu poll results: Karunanidhi impacted TN political narrative for decadesstation. Born in Thirukkuvalai on June 3, 1924, a small agrarian village in th
Tamil Nadu poll results: Karunanidhi impacted TN political narrative for decades
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
station. Born in Thirukkuvalai on June 3, 1924, a small agrarian village in the then composite Thanjavur District (now Nagapattinam), he was hooked to the Dravidian movement led by reformist leader Periyar EVR when he was still a... Read more
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dna
Cyclone alert in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry; heavy rains expected in Andhra toorainfall-related grievances. Government had also said Chennai and neighbouring
Cyclone alert in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry; heavy rains expected in Andhra too
dna / Posted 6 days ago
rainfall-related grievances. Government had also said Chennai and neighbouring districts are expected to receive very heavy rainfall of more than 25 cm and Cuddalore, Villupuram, Thanjavur and Nagapattinam districts, more than 12 cms... Read more
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The Hindu
Met department forecasts more rains in Tamil Nadu, Puducherryhad also said Chennai and neighbouring districts are expected to receive very h
Met department forecasts more rains in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
had also said Chennai and neighbouring districts are expected to receive very heavy rainfall of more than 25 cm and Cuddalore, Villupuram, Thanjavur and Nagapattinam districts, more than 12 cm rainfall. Ke... Read more
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New Kerala
Heavy rain forecast in Tamil Nadu - newkerala.com #64577in Tamil Nadu. The Met office forecast heavy rain in coastal and northern part
Heavy rain forecast in Tamil Nadu - newkerala.com #64577
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
in Tamil Nadu. The Met office forecast heavy rain in coastal and northern parts of the state. There were heavy rain in Nagapattinam Cuddalore and isolated rain in Tiruchirapalli Thanjavur and Pudukottai last night. Heavy rain had disrupted... Read more
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The Hindu
State records 73.76% pollingvoters. Following rains in coastal areas of Cuddalore and Thanjavur districts
State records 73.76% polling
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
voters. Following rains in coastal areas of Cuddalore and Thanjavur districts and in Madurai, Sivaganga, Dindigul and Nagapattinam districts, several political parties urged the ECI to extend the polling hours. The Commission did consider... Read more
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The Hindu
Tamil Nadu Assembly polls 2016 — Chennai records lowest polling in TNFollowing rains, polling hours in Cuddalore (coastal areas) Thanjavur (coastal
Tamil Nadu Assembly polls 2016 — Chennai records lowest polling in TN
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
Following rains, polling hours in Cuddalore (coastal areas) Thanjavur (coastal areas) Dindigul (entire) Madurai (entire) Nagapattinam (entire) districts might be increased. We are considering; yet to take a decision. If need arises, will... Read more
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The Economic Times
Over 63 percent cast votes in Tamil Nadu by 3 PMand Dindigul which had witnessed showers in the morning, forcing voters indoors
Over 63 percent cast votes in Tamil Nadu by 3 PM
The Economic Times / Posted 8 days ago
and Dindigul which had witnessed showers in the morning, forcing voters indoors. Voting was affected in Vedaranyam and Nagapattinam due to heavy rains, he said, Lakhoni, however, indicated that the polling hours may not be extended as sought... Read more
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The Economic Times
TN polls: Parties ask EC to extend time to vote in rain hit areas, says CECreceding and after considering the situation by 3 PM, further steps will be tak
TN polls: Parties ask EC to extend time to vote in rain hit areas, says CEC
The Economic Times / Posted 8 days ago
receding and after considering the situation by 3 PM, further steps will be taken," he said. He said Thanjavur, Tiruvarur, Nagapattinam, Tiruchirappalli, Dinidigul, Madurai, Ramanathapuram and Sivaganga districts have been experiencing heavy... Read more
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The Economic Times
Tamil Nadu recorded poll percentage of 42.1 per cent till 1 PMareas. Moderate to heavy rains in parts of Ramanathapuram, Madurai, Dindigul,
Tamil Nadu recorded poll percentage of 42.1 per cent till 1 PM
The Economic Times / Posted 8 days ago
areas. Moderate to heavy rains in parts of Ramanathapuram, Madurai, Dindigul, Tiruchirappalli, Cuddalore, Thanjavur and Nagapattinam districts had hampered polling. In Chennai, Pulianthope area was also affected. Lakhoni had said the rains... Read more
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The Hindu
Election Commission requested to extend voting time in rain-hit areas: TN CEOand after considering the situation by 3 p.m., further steps will be taken,” he
Election Commission requested to extend voting time in rain-hit areas: TN CEO
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
and after considering the situation by 3 p.m., further steps will be taken,” he said. He said Thanjavur, Tiruvarur, Nagapattinam, Tiruchirappalli, Dinidigul, Madurai, Ramanathapuram and Sivaganga districts have been experiencing heavy... Read more
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The Telegraph
25% polling by 11am in TN, heavy rains in some areas hit turnoutsaid moderate to heavy rain in parts of Ramanathapuram, Madurai, Dindigul, Tiru
25% polling by 11am in TN, heavy rains in some areas hit turnout
The Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
said moderate to heavy rain in parts of Ramanathapuram, Madurai, Dindigul, Tiruchirappalli, Cuddalore, Thanjavur and Nagapattinam districts had hampered polling process. In Chennai, Pulianthope area was affected due to rains, he added. ”Due... Read more
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The Economic Times
Tamil Nadu poll percentage over 25 per cent, rains hamper votingsaid moderate to heavy rain in parts of Ramanathapuram, Madurai, Dindigul, Tiru
Tamil Nadu poll percentage over 25 per cent, rains hamper voting
The Economic Times / Posted 8 days ago
said moderate to heavy rain in parts of Ramanathapuram, Madurai, Dindigul, Tiruchirappalli, Cuddalore, Thanjavur and Nagapattinam districts had hampered polling process. "Due to rains there are power cuts in some areas and there are some... Read more
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The Hindu
Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Puducherry goes to the polls: top developmentsFollowing rains, polling hours in Cuddalore (coastal areas) Thanjavur (coastal
Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Puducherry goes to the polls: top developments
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
Following rains, polling hours in Cuddalore (coastal areas) Thanjavur (coastal areas) Dindigul (entire) Madurai (entire) Nagapattinam (entire) districts might be increased. We are considering; yet to take a decision: If need arises, will... Read more
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Daily News
Jayalalitha writes to PM Modi over Sri Lanka church demolitionIsland holds considerable religious significance for the fisherfolk in the coas
Jayalalitha writes to PM Modi over Sri Lanka church demolition
Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
Island holds considerable religious significance for the fisherfolk in the coastal districts of Tamil Nadu including Nagapattinam, Thanjavur, Pudukkottai, Ramanathapuram, Thoothukudi and Tirunelveli. They have traditionally undertaken... Read more
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New Kerala
Jaya writes to PM Modi over demolition of church by SL - newkerala.com #63510Island holds considerable religious significance for the fisherfolk in the coas
Jaya writes to PM Modi over demolition of church by SL - newkerala.com #63510
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
Island holds considerable religious significance for the fisherfolk in the coastal districts of Tamil Nadu including Nagapattinam, Thanjavur, Pudukkottai, Ramanathapuram, Thoothukudi and Tirunelveli. They have traditionally undertaken... Read more
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The Hindu
Dravidian parties failed to develop Tamil Nadu: Nirmala Sitharamanthe Union Minister of State for Commerce said. “Steps will be initiated for st
Dravidian parties failed to develop Tamil Nadu: Nirmala Sitharaman
The Hindu / Posted 10 days ago
the Union Minister of State for Commerce said. “Steps will be initiated for starting fish processing industries in Nagapattinam and Thoothukudi districts,” Ms. Sitharaman said. “The Narendra Modi government wants to take the country on... Read more
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Business Standard India
AIADMK, DMK govts failed to develop Tamil Nadu: Nirmala Sitharamanthe Union Minister of State for Commerce said. "Steps will be initiated for st
AIADMK, DMK govts failed to develop Tamil Nadu: Nirmala Sitharaman
Business Standard India / Posted 10 days ago
the Union Minister of State for Commerce said. "Steps will be initiated for starting fish processing industries in Nagapattinam and Tuthukudi districts," Sitharaman said. "The Narendra Modi government wants to take the country on... Read more
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The Economic Times
AIADMK, DMK governments failed to develop Tamil Nadu: Nirmala Sitharamanthe Union Minister of State for Commerce said. "Steps will be initiated for st
AIADMK, DMK governments failed to develop Tamil Nadu: Nirmala Sitharaman
The Economic Times / Posted 10 days ago
the Union Minister of State for Commerce said. "Steps will be initiated for starting fish processing industries in Nagapattinam and Tuthukudi districts," Sitharaman said. "The Narendra Modi government wants to take the country on... Read more
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The Economic Times
Kanhaiya Kumar’s proposition on test in Tamil NaduJanata Party get a foothold, preserving Tamil Nadu as an electoral arena for lo
Kanhaiya Kumar’s proposition on test in Tamil Nadu
The Economic Times / Posted 10 days ago
Janata Party get a foothold, preserving Tamil Nadu as an electoral arena for local heavyweights. A BJP leader from Nagapattinam told ET that people are addicted to the Dravidian parties. Major political parties in the state trace their... Read more
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The Economic Times
In Tamil Nadu, BJP pins its hopes on Vedaranyam constituencyyear after resigning from DMK and is confident he would help the lotus bloom.
In Tamil Nadu, BJP pins its hopes on Vedaranyam constituency
The Economic Times / Posted 11 days ago
year after resigning from DMK and is confident he would help the lotus bloom. Vedaranyam, a major salt producing centre in Nagapattinam District, has its place in the country's freedom struggle as it was here that C Rajagopalachari in 1930 staged... Read more
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The Economic Times
In Tamil Nadu, BJP pins it's hopes on Vedaranyamyear after resigning from DMK and is confident he would help the lotus bloom.
In Tamil Nadu, BJP pins it's hopes on Vedaranyam
The Economic Times / Posted 12 days ago
year after resigning from DMK and is confident he would help the lotus bloom. Vedaranyam, a major salt producing centre in Nagapattinam District, has its place in the country's freedom struggle as it was here that C Rajagopalachari in 1930 staged... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Corruption eating away fruits of developmentsaid that development was the solution to all problems faced by the nation. Ad
Corruption eating away fruits of development
Central Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
said that development was the solution to all problems faced by the nation. Addressing an election rally at Vedharanyam in Nagapattinam district of Tamil Nadu, he said corruption has to be completely eradicated for the fruits of development to... Read more
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asianage
Ahead of polls, Modi vows to free Tamil Nadu from clutches of DMK, AIADMKPrime Minister Narendra Modi addresses a rally in Nagapattinam, Tamil Nadu. (Ph
Ahead of polls, Modi vows to free Tamil Nadu from clutches of DMK, AIADMK
asianage / Posted 13 days ago
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses a rally in Nagapattinam, Tamil Nadu. (Photo: Twitter) Prime Minister Modi also used the occasion to highlight the scams, which took place during the previous regime. Nagapattinam, Tamil Nadu: Asserting that... Read more
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New Kerala
PM Modi vows to free TN from clutches of DMK, AIADMK - newkerala.com #62194Nagapattinam (Tamil Nadu), May 11 : Asserting that Tamil Nadu wants to be free
PM Modi vows to free TN from clutches of DMK, AIADMK - newkerala.com #62194
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
Nagapattinam (Tamil Nadu), May 11 : Asserting that Tamil Nadu wants to be free from the clutches of the successive governance of the AIADMK and DMK, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday highlighted the developments in the BJP-ruled states to... Read more
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New Kerala
PM Modi to woo Tamil Nadu, Kerala electorate today - newkerala.com #61808of this month and campaigning has reached its peak. In Tamil Nadu, the Prime Mi
PM Modi to woo Tamil Nadu, Kerala electorate today - newkerala.com #61808
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
of this month and campaigning has reached its peak. In Tamil Nadu, the Prime Minister will address a rally in Vedaranyam in Nagapattinam district today evening where Union Minister of State for Road Transport Highways and Shipping Pon Radhakrishnan... Read more
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New Kerala
10 million people to pledge for ethical voting today in Tamil Nadu - newkerala.com #61320take the pledge at 10 am. Meanwhile, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to ad
10 million people to pledge for ethical voting today in Tamil Nadu - newkerala.com #61320
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
take the pledge at 10 am. Meanwhile, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to address a political rally at Vedaranyam in Nagapattinam district tomorrow. Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi who was set to address rallies in the state today has... Read more
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dna
All roads lead to hometowns for Mumbai's Tamil votersin Bhandup, Tamil fisherfolk of Madraswadi too are all charged up over the elec
All roads lead to hometowns for Mumbai's Tamil voters
dna / Posted 17 days ago
in Bhandup, Tamil fisherfolk of Madraswadi too are all charged up over the elections in their home state. Many of these Nagapattinam and Karaikal migrants are still enthused about Jayalalithaa's promises of increased cash assistance during... Read more
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The Hindu
Glimpsing history through etymologysituated on the banks of a river and having bathing ghats were suffixed with ‘t
Glimpsing history through etymology
The Hindu / Posted 19 days ago
situated on the banks of a river and having bathing ghats were suffixed with ‘thurai’, the famous of the lot being Mayiladuthurai while ‘pattinams’, Pillai tells us, are coastal towns and the only constituency that bears that tag is Nagap... Read more
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asianage
PM Modi, Amit Shah rallies to boost campaignModi will come to Tripunnithura on May 11 and address a meeting at 6.30 pm afte
PM Modi, Amit Shah rallies to boost campaign
asianage / Posted 20 days ago
Modi will come to Tripunnithura on May 11 and address a meeting at 6.30 pm after attending a public rally at Vedaranyam in Nagapattinam, Tamil Nadu. Mr Amit Shah was expected to arrive at Nedumbassery late Wednesday night and attend a public... Read more
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The Economic Times
ONGC to drill 17 exploratory wells for shale gasshale oil/shale gas in Cambay basin at Mehsana, Ahmedabad and Bharuch districts
ONGC to drill 17 exploratory wells for shale gas
The Economic Times / Posted 30 days ago
shale oil/shale gas in Cambay basin at Mehsana, Ahmedabad and Bharuch districts of Gujarat, one well in Cauvery basin at Nagapattinam in Tamil Nadu and five wells in KG Basin at East and West Godavari districts of Andhra Pradesh. "ONGC Ltd has... Read more
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Business Standard India
ONGC to drill 17 exploratory wells for shale gasshale oil/shale gas in Cambay basin at Mehsana, Ahmedabad and Bharuch districts
ONGC to drill 17 exploratory wells for shale gas
Business Standard India / Posted 30 days ago
shale oil/shale gas in Cambay basin at Mehsana, Ahmedabad and Bharuch districts of Gujarat, one well in Cauvery basin at Nagapattinam in Tamil Nadu and five wells in KG Basin at East and West Godavari districts of Andhra Pradesh. Shale gas is... Read more
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dna
ONGC to drill 17 exploratory wells for shale gas; invest Rs 700 croreshale oil/shale gas in Cambay basin at Mehsana, Ahmedabad and Bharuch districts
ONGC to drill 17 exploratory wells for shale gas; invest Rs 700 crore
dna / Posted 30 days ago
shale oil/shale gas in Cambay basin at Mehsana, Ahmedabad and Bharuch districts of Gujarat, one well in Cauvery basin at Nagapattinam in Tamil Nadu and five wells in KG Basin at East and West Godavari districts of Andhra Pradesh. Shale gas is... Read more
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The Hindu
Carcasses of sharks seizedpersons, including a juvenile, who were transporting the sharks to Marthandam i
Carcasses of sharks seized
The Hindu / Posted a month ago
persons, including a juvenile, who were transporting the sharks to Marthandam in Kanyakumari district from Poompuhar in Nagapattinam, sources said. Enquiries revealed that some ‘greedy’ fishermen who had ventured into deep sea, about 50 km... Read more

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