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dna
Rajnikanth's decision to enter politics is entirely up to him: Pon Radhakrishnanfishermen, seized by the island nation's navy, he said it became possible due t
dna / Posted 2 days ago
fishermen, seized by the island nation's navy, he said it became possible due to the efforts of the Centre. Meanwhile, Rameswaram Fishermen Association President P Sesuraja, part of a seven-member delegation that inspected the boats released by... Read more
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The Economic Times
Rajnikanth's decision to join politics entirely his own: Pon Radhakrishnanfishermen, seized by the island nation's navy, he said it became possible due t
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
fishermen, seized by the island nation's navy, he said it became possible due to the efforts of the Centre. Meanwhile, Rameswaram Fishermen Association President P Sesuraja, part of a seven-member delegation that inspected the boats released by... Read more
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The Hindu
Behl’s book on Indian art offers visual treatthe 8th century Sun temple at Martand in Kashmir; the trans-Himalayan Buddhist
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
the 8th century Sun temple at Martand in Kashmir; the trans-Himalayan Buddhist monasteries; the Ramanathaswamy temple in Rameswaram; the rock-cut Jaina reliefs at Kazhugumalai; the Konark temple in Odisha; the Jaina temples in Rajasthan; and the... Read more
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dna
7 member team from TN to inspect boats released by Sri LankaAdditional Director G S Sameeran would head the team, which also includes senio
dna / Posted 6 days ago
Additional Director G S Sameeran would head the team, which also includes senior Fisheries department official Manikandan, Rameswaram Fishermen Association president P Sesuraja and members from the associations in Pudukottai and... Read more
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dna
SUMMARY OF OBSERVATIONS RECORDED AT 0830 HRS IST:AWS (Thanjavur Dist), Sirkali (Nagapattinam Dist) 4 each, Thanjavur PTO (Thanj
dna / Posted 9 days ago
AWS (Thanjavur Dist), Sirkali (Nagapattinam Dist) 4 each, Thanjavur PTO (Thanjavur Dist), Kalavai AWS (Vellore Dist), Rameswaram (Ramanathapuram Dist), Coimbatore south (Coimbatore Dist), Vilupuram (Villupuram Dist), Kadaladi (Ramanathapuram... Read more
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New Kerala
12 Indian fishermen apprehended by Sri Lankan Navy - newkerala news #261857Rameswaram (Tamil Nadu) , August 10 : As many as 12 Indian fishermen, along wit
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
Rameswaram (Tamil Nadu) , August 10 : As many as 12 Indian fishermen, along with two boats, were apprehended near Delft Island by the Sri Lankan Navy on Thursday early morning. After this incident, the Navy boat allegedly hit another Indian boat... Read more
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DMK terms arrest of TN fishermen as 'atrocious'is barbaric," he added. The 'attack' came days after the Prime Minister had la
dna / Posted 13 days ago
is barbaric," he added. The 'attack' came days after the Prime Minister had launched a deep-sea fishing initiative in Rameswaram and the latest arrest was in complete violation of human rights, he claimed. He said the arrest amounted to... Read more
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Business Standard India
Tamil Nadu fishermen on strike seeking release of detainees from Sri LankaPudukottai Ramanathapuram districts of Tami Nadu were apprehended by Sri Lankan
Business Standard India / Posted 13 days ago
Pudukottai Ramanathapuram districts of Tami Nadu were apprehended by Sri Lankan Navy when they were fishing in Lankan waters. He pointed out that subsidy scheme to buy long liners for deep sea fishing was launched by the Prime Minister at Rameswar... Read more
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dna
TN fishermen announce indefinite strike from today @ 9:35:43 AMdetained by Lanka. He pointed out that subsidy scheme to buy long liners for d
dna / Posted 13 days ago
detained by Lanka. He pointed out that subsidy scheme to buy long liners for deep sea fishing was launched by the Prime Minister at Rameswaram. (This article has not been edited by DNA's editorial team and is auto-generated from an agency... Read more
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dna
TN fishermen announce indefinite strike from todaydetained by Lanka. He pointed out that subsidy scheme to buy long liners for d
dna / Posted 14 days ago
detained by Lanka. He pointed out that subsidy scheme to buy long liners for deep sea fishing was launched by the Prime Minister at Rameswaram. (This article has not been edited by DNA's editorial team and is auto-generated from an agency... Read more
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dna
BJP leader invokes 'Tamil pride', says time right for lotus inplan was announced by the prime minister last month when he inaugurated a memor
dna / Posted 15 days ago
plan was announced by the prime minister last month when he inaugurated a memorial of former president A P J Abdul Kalam at Rameswaram. Lauding the late Kalam, Mahajan said Modi had shown respect to the former president and taken forward his... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Sun down, leaves falling, time for lotus to bloom: BJP youth wing tells Tamil Naduto fulfill the people’s aspirations. The BJYM rally comes close on the heels o
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 15 days ago
to fulfill the people’s aspirations. The BJYM rally comes close on the heels of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Rameswaram. BJP president Amit Shah is also expected to visit state later this August. Mahajan, who is also a... Read more
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The Hindu
Fishermen released by Sri Lanka arrive in Tamil Naduthe two sides in Colombo in a bid to defuse the tension following the killing o
The Hindu / Posted 18 days ago
the two sides in Colombo in a bid to defuse the tension following the killing of a 22-year-old fisherman belonging to Rameswaram allegedly by the Sri Lankan Navy. The fisherman, Bridgo, was shot dead on March 6 while he was fishing in a... Read more
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New Kerala
PM Modi has consistently flagged India's concerns over detention of fishermen with Sri Lanka: Sushma Swaraj - newkerala news #259879were reportedly arrested by the Sri Lanka Navy for trespassing Sri Lankan water
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
were reportedly arrested by the Sri Lanka Navy for trespassing Sri Lankan waters. The fishermen from Mandapam near Rameswaram were fishing at Neduntheevu Island in the Palk Straits, close to the island nation's coast. Two Fast Attack Craft... Read more
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dna
After Gita row, visitors banned from taking snaps at APJ Abdul Kalam memorialcontroversy over an engraved 'Bhagavad Gita' near the wooden statue of former P
dna / Posted 22 days ago
controversy over an engraved 'Bhagavad Gita' near the wooden statue of former President APJ Abdul Kalam at his memorial in Rameswaram, visitors to the memorial were not allowed to take photographs or selfies inside the premises on Monday. The... Read more
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The Hindu
All you need to know about Sri Lanka’s bottom trawling ban and India’s deep-sea fishing planhigh value catch. This will work out to a profit of Rs. 7-8 lakh a voyage.Are t
The Hindu / Posted 22 days ago
high value catch. This will work out to a profit of Rs. 7-8 lakh a voyage.Are there any apprehensions about this scheme? Rameswaram fishermen say the beneficiary contribution of Rs. 8 lakhs (10% of the cost of a tuna long-liner) is very high.... Read more
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asianage
Bhagavad Gita at Abdul Kalam memorial kicks off rowRameswaram: A wood-engraved Bhagavad Gita kept close to the statue of late Pres
asianage / Posted 23 days ago
Rameswaram: A wood-engraved Bhagavad Gita kept close to the statue of late President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam in his memorial here has provided fodder for “alert” politicos demanding to know why there weren’t holy books of other religions placed there as... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Row over Gita at Kalam memorial; Quran, Bible also placed later, then removedIndia. The memorial at Peikarambu, inaugurated on the second death anniversary
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 23 days ago
India. The memorial at Peikarambu, inaugurated on the second death anniversary of the popular scientist at his home town Rameswaram, also has on display a replica of rockets and missiles on which the late scientist had worked. Besides, about 900... Read more
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The Economic Times
APJ Abdul Kalam kin seek to defuse row over Gita sculpture in memorialRAMESWARAM: An engraved 'Bhagavad Gita' near the statue of late president A P J
The Economic Times / Posted 23 days ago
RAMESWARAM: An engraved 'Bhagavad Gita' near the statue of late president A P J Abdul Kalam has kicked up a row, with his family seeking to put in to rest by placing a copy of the Quran and Bible near it. "An unnecessary controversy was raised by... Read more
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New Kerala
Narendra Modi inaugurated Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam memorial at Rameswaram - newkerala news #257966Chennai, July 27: The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today inaugurated the
New Kerala / Posted 25 days ago
Chennai, July 27: The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today inaugurated the Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam memorial at Rameswaram. He unveiled a statue of Dr. Kalam, and offered floral tributes at Kalam Sthal. The Prime Minister also briefly interacted with... Read more
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New Kerala
TN: PM Modi flags off weekly express train at Rameswaram - newkerala news #258101Rameswaram (Tamil Nadu) , July 27 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday fl
New Kerala / Posted 25 days ago
Rameswaram (Tamil Nadu) , July 27 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday flagged off the weekly express train Shraddha Sethu Express in Tamil Nadu's Rameswaram. The regular services of the train between Rameswaram and Faizabad via Ayodhya will... Read more
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New Kerala
TN CM requests PM Modi to seek immediate release of detained Indian fishermen, boats - newkerala news #257883were reportedly arrested by the Sri Lanka Navy on for trespassing in their wate
New Kerala / Posted 26 days ago
were reportedly arrested by the Sri Lanka Navy on for trespassing in their waters. The fishermen from Mandapam near Rameswaram were fishing at Neduntheevu Island in the Palk Straits, close to the island nation's coast Two Fast Attack Craft... Read more
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asianage
PM Modi inaugurates APJ Abdul Kalam memorialRameswaram: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday dedicated to the nation th
asianage / Posted 26 days ago
Rameswaram: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday dedicated to the nation the grand memorial for Dr A.P.J. Abdul Kalam built at the place where the People’s President was laid to rest at his native place by the mourning family and thousands of... Read more
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New Kerala
A.P.J. Abdul Kalam stands for 'Anything is possible with just attitude, karma': Venkaiah Naidu - newkerala news #257897Rameswaram (Tamil Nadu) July 27 : National Democratic Alliance's (NDA) Vice pre
New Kerala / Posted 26 days ago
Rameswaram (Tamil Nadu) July 27 : National Democratic Alliance's (NDA) Vice presidential candidate M. Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday said that Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam stands for 'Anything is Possible with Just Attitude and Karma'. He was speaking at the... Read more
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dna
'Kalam worked as much for farmers as he did for developingpassed away on this day in 2015 after he collapsed during a lecture at the IIM
dna / Posted 26 days ago
passed away on this day in 2015 after he collapsed during a lecture at the IIM Shillong. Born on October 15, 1931 at Rameswaram in Tamil Nadu, Kalam became the 11th President of India on July 25, 2002. His focus was on transforming India into... Read more
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New Kerala
PM Modi to inaugurate Dr. Kalam's memorial in Rameswaram - newkerala news #25777627 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Thursday inaugurate Dr. APJ Abdul Kal
New Kerala / Posted 26 days ago
27 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Thursday inaugurate Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam's memorial at Pei Karumbu in Tamil Nadu's Rameswaram on the second death anniversary of the former President. Prime Minister Modi will unveil a statue of Dr. Kalam,... Read more
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The Economic Times
PM Narendra Modi launches deep-sea fishing scheme for Rameswaram fishermenRAMESWARAM (TN): Acceding to a long-pending demand of the Tamil Nadu government
The Economic Times / Posted 26 days ago
RAMESWARAM (TN): Acceding to a long-pending demand of the Tamil Nadu government, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today launched a deep-sea fishing scheme for fishermen of this region, saying it would help them overcome problems of fishing in Palk... Read more
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New Kerala
Preliminary text of PM Modi's speech at the public meeting in Rameswaram - newkerala news #257961thinker and a great President in the form of Abdul Kalam ji. It is a great hon
New Kerala / Posted 26 days ago
thinker and a great President in the form of Abdul Kalam ji. It is a great honour for me to touch this sacred soil of Rameswaram. As home to one of 12 Jyotirlings of our country Rameswaram is not only a religious center. Rameswaram is also a... Read more
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The Economic Times
Work culture in central govt offices has changed under NDARAMESWARAM: The work culture in central government offices has now changed from
The Economic Times / Posted 26 days ago
RAMESWARAM: The work culture in central government offices has now changed from what it was earlier when employees used to have a tea break within an hour or so after reporting to work, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said today. "The government... Read more
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The Economic Times
Both Narendra Modi and APJ Abdul Kalam 'karma yogis:' Venkaiah NaiduRAMESWARAM (TN): NDA vice-presidential candidate M Venkiah Naidu today describe
The Economic Times / Posted 26 days ago
RAMESWARAM (TN): NDA vice-presidential candidate M Venkiah Naidu today described both Prime Minister Narendra Modi and former President APJ Abdul Kalam as 'karma yogis' (selfless workers), committed to the growth of the country. "Kalam and Modi are... Read more
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New Kerala
"Sacred" Rameswaram gave India one of its most famous sons: newkerala news #257877Rameswaram (Tamil Nadu) , July 27 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday sa
New Kerala / Posted 26 days ago
Rameswaram (Tamil Nadu) , July 27 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said that Rameswaram has a vital place in the Indian history and added that this "sacred" land has given India one of its most famous sons Dr. Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Inaugurating memorial for Kalam, Modi woos people of Tamil Nadustate BJP leader H Raja translated it in Tamil alongside, during the function a
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 26 days ago
state BJP leader H Raja translated it in Tamil alongside, during the function at Mani Mandapam, which at Pei Karumbu at Rameswaram, the birthplace of Kalam. Thursday was the second death anniversary of the former President. “Last year, we took... Read more
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dna
Work unitedly to realise Kalam's dream of developed India by 2022coastal line, would bring more investments and benefit people in a big way. An
dna / Posted 26 days ago
coastal line, would bring more investments and benefit people in a big way. Announcing the launch of deep sea fishing to Rameswaram fishermen under hte Blue Revolution scheme, for which Rs 1,500 crore had been allocated, he said it would help... Read more
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The Economic Times
PM Narendra Modi flags off Ayodhya-Rameswaram trainThe Rameswaram-Faizabad-Rameswaram via Ayodhya weekly express is equipped with
The Economic Times / Posted 26 days ago
The Rameswaram-Faizabad-Rameswaram via Ayodhya weekly express is equipped with bio-toilets, Modi said, adding, this will boost the Centre's cleanliness campaign. The train will be known as the "Shraddha Sethu Express", he said flagging it off... Read more
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New Kerala
PM Modi inaugurates Kalam Memorial in Tamil Nadu - newkerala news #257858Rameswaram (Tamil Nadu) , July 27 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated th
New Kerala / Posted 26 days ago
Rameswaram (Tamil Nadu) , July 27 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam Memorial at Pei Karumbu in Rameswaram here on Thursday. The inauguration took place on the occasion of second death anniversary of the former... Read more
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New Kerala
PM to inaugurate Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Memorial - newkerala news #25770126: Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will inaugurate the former President, Dr.
New Kerala / Posted 26 days ago
26: Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will inaugurate the former President, Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam's memorial at Pei Karumbu, Rameswaram, tomorrow (27.07.2017) at 11.30 AM. The Prime Minister will hoist the National flag at the memorial, designed and... Read more
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The Economic Times
PM Modi inaugurates Kalam memorial in Tamil NaduRAMESWARAM: A multi-crore memorial of former president A P J Abdul Kalam was to
The Economic Times / Posted 26 days ago
RAMESWARAM: A multi-crore memorial of former president A P J Abdul Kalam was today inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at Peikarambu here on the occasion of the "Missile Man's" second death anniversary. Modi also paid floral tributes to... Read more
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Business Standard India
A P J Abdul Kalam's death anniversary: PM in Rameshwaram to unveil memorialbeneficiaries of long liner trawlers under 'Blue Revolution' scheme and also fl
Business Standard India / Posted 26 days ago
beneficiaries of long liner trawlers under 'Blue Revolution' scheme and also flag off a new express train from Ayodhya to Rameswaram (via video conference). The PM will also release a synopsis of the 'Green Rameswaram' project, the statement... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Kalam memorial: A befitting tribute to ‘missile man’ who became ‘people’s President’Kalam memorial, or mani mandapam, that Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 26 days ago
Kalam memorial, or mani mandapam, that Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated in Tamil Nadu’s Rameswaram on Wednesday, showcases India’s unity in diversity in a befitting tribute to a man who ignited minds and provided wings to youths. Built by... Read more
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The Hindu
PM Modi inaugurates Abdul Kalam memorial in RameswaramPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday inaugurated a memorial for APJ Abdul K
The Hindu / Posted 26 days ago
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday inaugurated a memorial for APJ Abdul Kalam in Rameswaram, as part of several events planned for the second death anniversary of the former President. Mr. Modi arrived from New Delhi by a special aircraft at... Read more
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asianage
Narendra Modi to inaugurate Dr Kalam's memorial in Rameswaram todayPrime Minister Narendra Modi will on Thursday inaugurate Dr APJ Abdul Kalam's m
asianage / Posted 27 days ago
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Thursday inaugurate Dr APJ Abdul Kalam's memorial at Pei Karumbu in Tamil Nadu's Rameswaram on the second death anniversary of the former President. Prime Minister Modi will unveil a statue of Dr Kalam,... Read more
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PM Modi to inaugurate Dr. Kalam's memorial in RameswaramPrime Minister Narendra Modi will on Thursday inaugurate Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam?s
dna / Posted 27 days ago
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Thursday inaugurate Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam?s memorial at Pei Karumbu in Tamil Nadu?s Rameswaram on the second death anniversary of the former President. Prime Minister Modi will unveil a statue of Dr. Kalam, and... Read more
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Business Standard India
Modi to inaugurate Abdul Kalam memorial in Rameswaramon the occasion. Kalam died of cardiac arrest in Shillong on this day two year
Business Standard India / Posted 27 days ago
on the occasion. Kalam died of cardiac arrest in Shillong on this day two years ago. He was laid to rest at Pei Karumbu in Rameswaram, around 560 km from here. After inaugurating the memorial built at an outlay of around Rs 15 crore, Modi will... Read more
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asianage
Pak man held in Tamil Nadu with 4 fake Aadhaar cardsHe had at least four fake Aadhaar card copies with him. The arrest comes ahead
asianage / Posted 30 days ago
He had at least four fake Aadhaar card copies with him. The arrest comes ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Rameswaram to inaugurate a memorial for the former president, A.P.J. Abdul Kalam on July 27. The person was identified as... Read more
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The Hindu
Parliament bids farewell to Pranab, Tharoor's anxiety to know truth about Sunanda’s death — top stories for todayloss of one wicket in 8 overs. The arrest of the 65-year-old man comes ahead o
The Hindu / Posted 30 days ago
loss of one wicket in 8 overs. The arrest of the 65-year-old man comes ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Rameswaram in the district to inaugurate a memorial for former president late APJ Abdul Kalam on July 27. AIADMK’s... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Pakistani national comes to Tamil Nadu by boat from Sri Lanka, arrestedincluding of drug- peddling, police said on Sunday. The arrest comes ahead of
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 30 days ago
including of drug- peddling, police said on Sunday. The arrest comes ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Rameswaram in the district to inaugurate a memorial for former president late APJ Abdul Kalam on July 27. Mohammed Yunus,... Read more
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The Hindu
Pak national comes to TN by boat from Sri Lanka, heldincluding of drug-peddling, police said on Sunday. The arrest comes ahead of P
The Hindu / Posted 30 days ago
including of drug-peddling, police said on Sunday. The arrest comes ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Rameswaram in the district to inaugurate a memorial for former president late APJ Abdul Kalam on July 27. Mohammed Yunus,... Read more
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dna
Pak national comes to TN by boat from Sri Lanka, heldcharges including of drug- peddling, police said today. The arrest comes ahead
dna / Posted 30 days ago
charges including of drug- peddling, police said today. The arrest comes ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Rameswaram in the district to inaugurate a memorial for former president late APJ Abdul Kalam on July 27. Mohammed Yunus,... Read more
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