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The Economic Times
Pay commission recommendation would be implemented in few months: TN governmentMADURAI: Tamil Nadu government today informed the Madras High Court that the se
The Economic Times / Posted 18 hours ago
MADURAI: Tamil Nadu government today informed the Madras High Court that the seventh pay commission recommendations would be implemented in another four to five months. Advocate General Vijay Narayan submitted a division bench comprising justices K... Read more
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International Business Times
School head found guilty of sexually abusing 22 girl students jailed for 55 years was jailed for 55 years on Tuesday (19 September). S Arockiasamy, the head of
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
was jailed for 55 years on Tuesday (19 September). S Arockiasamy, the head of a government school in Podhumbu village in Madurai district in Tamil Nadu state, was found guilty of abusing 22 girls. The court ordered him to pay a fine to all the... Read more
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The Hindu
headmaster gets 55-year imprisonment for sexual abuseThe Madurai District Court on Tuesday sentenced a former government school head
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
The Madurai District Court on Tuesday sentenced a former government school headmaster to undergo 55 years of imprisonment “consecutively” and pay a fine of ₹12,32,500 in a case of sexual abuse of 20 girl students, six years ago. Five of these girls... Read more
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The Economic Times
High Court restrains police from arresting Dhinakaran in defamation caseIn an interim order, Justice S S Sundar of Madurai bench also barred the police
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
In an interim order, Justice S S Sundar of Madurai bench also barred the police from arresting actor and AIADMK functionary Senthil, cited as a co-accused in the case, and posted the matter to October 4 for further hearing. He passed the interim... Read more
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dna
Madras HC's Madurai bench restraints police from arresting TTV DhinakaranThe Madras High Court's Madurai bench on Tuesday restrained Tamil Nadu police f
dna / Posted 3 days ago
The Madras High Court's Madurai bench on Tuesday restrained Tamil Nadu police from arresting TTV Dhinakaran and actor Senthil till October 4 on AIADMK Tiruchy MP Kumar's complaint about derogatory remarks. Kumar had lodged a complaint with Tiruchy... Read more
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The Hindu
HC expects ECI to announce dates for RK Nagar bypoll by Dec 31Bench of Chief Justice Indira Banerjee and Justice M. Sundar passed the order o
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
Bench of Chief Justice Indira Banerjee and Justice M. Sundar passed the order on a Public Interest Litigation filed by Madurai-based activist K.K. Ramesh seeking a direction to the commission to conduct the bypoll at the earliest. Though the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Kamal Haasan's entry may not impact TN politics, say expertshosting a reality television show -could not be reached for comments. Calls to
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
hosting a reality television show -could not be reached for comments. Calls to Rajinikanth's office went unanswered too. Madurai Central DMK MLA Palanivel Thiagarajan said he did not regard the two actors as similar to either MG Ramachandran (who... Read more
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dna
Dhinkaran colluding with DMK to topple state government: Tamil Nadu CM Palaniswamiagainst the backdrop of opposition from various political parties to the openin
dna / Posted 4 days ago
against the backdrop of opposition from various political parties to the opening of Navodaya schools in the state. The Madurai bench of the Madras High Court had recently directed the Tamil Nadu government to take a decision on issuing a... Read more
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dna
TTV Dhinakaran vows to end Palaniswami rule in a weektold the court that the Speaker had initiated the process to take action on the
dna / Posted 6 days ago
told the court that the Speaker had initiated the process to take action on the disqualification notice. Meanwhile, the Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court on Friday asked the Election Commission of India to decide on the AIADMK symbol row.... Read more
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asianage
SC notice to govt on PIL seeking ‘Blue Whale’ banA.M. Kanwilkar and D.Y. Chandrachud also sought the assistance of Attorney Gene
asianage / Posted 6 days ago
A.M. Kanwilkar and D.Y. Chandrachud also sought the assistance of Attorney General K.K. Venugopal on the PIL filed by a Madurai-based advocate N.S. Ponnaiah and posted the matter for further listing after three weeks. The petitioner submitted... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Air India Express starts Delhi-Madurai flightAir India Express launched on Friday its direct flight from the national capita
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 6 days ago
Air India Express launched on Friday its direct flight from the national capital to Madurai. The airline is the low cost arm of Air India. The service was inaugurated by Air India CMD Rajiv Bansal at a function at Terminal 3 of the international... Read more
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The Hindu
Proudly made in Indiaof organisation had also cost Tiruchi dearly in terms of tourism revenue, he sa
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
of organisation had also cost Tiruchi dearly in terms of tourism revenue, he said. “Tiruchi has lost out to Thanjavur and Madurai in the last 10 years because authorities have failed to project the historicity of Sriranagam,” he said. On... Read more
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The Hindu
From East to West, butterflies are the bestof colours with a congregation of butterflies. Reports of the sightings have co
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
of colours with a congregation of butterflies. Reports of the sightings have come in from The Nilgiris, Erode, Tiruppur, Madurai and Theni districts, parts of Chennai, and Rajapalayam too. “It’s a combination of yellows, blues and browns as the... Read more
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The Hindu
How to protect your child from Blue Whale Challenge, TN Police issues advisoryadvisory in a bid to create awareness of Blue Whale Challenge. The online game
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
advisory in a bid to create awareness of Blue Whale Challenge. The online game has claimed the life of a youth in Madurai, and reports of youngsters harming themselves as part of "challenge" has been coming from rest of the country as... Read more
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The Economic Times
Supreme Court seeks Centre's reply on plea for banning Blue Whale gameyoung children in the age group of 13 to 15 years, the petition filed through C
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
young children in the age group of 13 to 15 years, the petition filed through C R Jaya Sukin said. The petitioner said the Madurai City Police had confirmed that a college student, who had committed suicide after playing the game, had forwarded it... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
30 tribal kids in Maoist-hit Dantewada found playing Blue Whale Challenge to solve personal problemsgame, first developed in Russia. Last month, a 19-year-old student was found ha
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 7 days ago
game, first developed in Russia. Last month, a 19-year-old student was found hanging from the ceiling fan in Tamil Nadu’s Madurai as part of the game, where players are asked to perform 50 increasingly difficult tasks of self-harm culminating in a... Read more
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dna
Govt edu institutes not in top 50 of swachhta list: HRD Minsaid. In the government category, GB Pant University of Agriculture and Techno
dna / Posted 7 days ago
said. In the government category, GB Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Pantnagar has topped the chart, with Madurai Kamaraj University in the second position, and IIT Guwahati in the fifth. Among colleges, Kongu Arts and Science... Read more
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dna
HRD ministry releases list of swachh institutions; no Delhi college makes the cutVivekananda College of Engineering for Women (Tiruchengode), RMD Engineering Co
dna / Posted 7 days ago
Vivekananda College of Engineering for Women (Tiruchengode), RMD Engineering College and RMK Engineering College (Chennai), Madurai Kamraj University (Madurai) and Alagappa University (Karaikudi). Asked about Delhi colleges failing to find a spot... Read more
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New Kerala
SPMCIL to Mint Commemorative Coins on the Birth centenaries of Dr. M S Subbulakshmi and Dr. M G Ramachandran - newkerala news #271553aforesaid Commemorative Coins will be minted by Security Printing and Minting C
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
aforesaid Commemorative Coins will be minted by Security Printing and Minting Corporation of India Limited (SPMCIL). Dr. Madurai Shanmukhavadivu Subbulakshmi also known as Dr. M.S. Subbulakshmi, was a Carnatic vocalist born on 16/09/1916 in... Read more
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The Economic Times
12 out of 25 top 'swachh' institutes in Tamil Nadu,Delhi failsVivekananda College of Engineering for Women (Tiruchengode), RMD Engineering Co
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
Vivekananda College of Engineering for Women (Tiruchengode), RMD Engineering College and RMK Engineering College (Chennai), Madurai Kamraj University (Madurai) and Alagappa University (Karaikudi). Asked about Delhi colleges failing to find a spot... Read more
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The Economic Times
AIADMK meet triggers all-out war between rival factionscouncil members present at the meet. Minutes after the resolutions were passed
The Economic Times / Posted 9 days ago
council members present at the meet. Minutes after the resolutions were passed Dinakaran held a press conference in Madurai and said that the general council meet was itself of no consequence as it has been challenged in the courts and... Read more
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The Indian Express
Ousted with Sasikala, TTV Dinakaran vows revengeto the latest development, Dinakaran said, “The time has come to send this gove
The Indian Express / Posted 9 days ago
to the latest development, Dinakaran said, “The time has come to send this government home.” Speaking to reporters in Madurai, he said, “Only the general secretary can convene a general council meeting. Whatever happened today was not a... Read more
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The Hindu
Sasikala removed as AIADMK chief“invalid” and “not in consonance with the party’s by-laws.”Dhinakaran’s caveat
The Hindu / Posted 9 days ago
“invalid” and “not in consonance with the party’s by-laws.”Dhinakaran’s caveat However, Mr. Dhinakaran told journalists in Madurai that the Madras High Court had made it clear on Monday that all decisions taken at the general council meeting would... Read more
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dna
Amma lives on: Jayalalithaa made AIADMK 'eternal general secretary'; Sasikala sackedHouse?a seat is lying vacant after the death of Jayalalithaa. The majority mark
dna / Posted 9 days ago
House?a seat is lying vacant after the death of Jayalalithaa. The majority mark is 117. Dhinakaran told reporters in Madurai that Sasikala alone had the right to convene the general council meeting and dared the camp led by Palaniswami to... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
SBI recruitment 2017: Vacancy for specialist cadre officers post notified, check details hereThe test may be held at Ahmedabad, Vadodara, Bangalore, Bhopal, Raipur, Bhubane
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 9 days ago
The test may be held at Ahmedabad, Vadodara, Bangalore, Bhopal, Raipur, Bhubaneshwar, Chandigarh, Jammu, Srinagar, Chennai, Madurai, Guwahati, Hyderabad / Secunderabad, Vishakhapatnam, Kolkata / Greater Kolkata, Lucknow, Varanasi, Mumbai / Greater... Read more
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New Kerala
Prepared to bring Tamil Nadu govt down if CM is not changed: Dinakaran - newkerala news #271090Madurai (Tamil Nadu) , Sept 12 : Leader of All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazh
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
Madurai (Tamil Nadu) , Sept 12 : Leader of All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) Sasikala faction, T.T.V Dinakaran on Monday said that the party faction is prepared to bring down the government of Tamil Nadu, if Chief Minister K... Read more
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dna
Blue whale challenge: TN man approaches SC seeking ban on suicide gameA 73-year-old man from Madurai in Tamil Nadu has approached the Supreme Court s
dna / Posted 10 days ago
A 73-year-old man from Madurai in Tamil Nadu has approached the Supreme Court seeking a ban on the internet-based suicide game 'Blue Whale challenge' that has been linked to the deaths of several children worldwide. A bench of Chief Justice Dipak... Read more
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New Kerala
Roving Surgical Bot: da Vinci Robot to Visit Trichy, Madurai - newkerala news #270934Madurai, Sep 11: In an effort to familiarise surgeons and hospital administrato
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
Madurai, Sep 11: In an effort to familiarise surgeons and hospital administrators in Trichy and Madurai with computer-assisted surgeries, the da Vinci surgical robot will drive into these cities on September 11 for a live demo. Robotic Surgeries,... Read more
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asianage
Supreme Court to hear plea for ban on Blue Whale gameNew Delhi: A 73-year-old man from Madurai in Tamil Nadu has approached the Supr
asianage / Posted 10 days ago
New Delhi: A 73-year-old man from Madurai in Tamil Nadu has approached the Supreme Court seeking a ban on the internet-based suicide game 'Blue Whale challenge' that has been linked to the deaths of several children worldwide. A bench of Chief... Read more
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The Hindu
Sivaji’s fans celebrate 100th day of a remastered flickof the digitally remastered version of the actor’s popular film ‘Rajapart Ranga
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
of the digitally remastered version of the actor’s popular film ‘Rajapart Rangadurai.’. Speaking at the function, ‘Madurai’ Kavirajan, one of the fans and a distributor of Sivaji Ganesan’s films during the late actor’s active years, said it... Read more
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The Economic Times
Smaaash buys 13 bowling and gaming assets from SVM— the largest for any player in this space in the country. Of the 13, SVM owns
The Economic Times / Posted 11 days ago
— the largest for any player in this space in the country. Of the 13, SVM owns eight (four in Hyderabad and one each in Madurai, Mysore, Mangalore and Vijaywada), while five units (four in Hyderabad and one in Pune) are owned by franchises.... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Local Aid Groups Are Key To Disaster Relief. So Why Are They Overlooked?"We want them to be in a better position to face the next floods on their own."
KERA North Texas / Posted 13 days ago
"We want them to be in a better position to face the next floods on their own." With additional reporting from Danielle Preiss in Kathmandu, Nepal, and Kamala Thiagarajan in Madurai, India. Copyright 2017 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.or... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Local Aid Groups Are Key To Disaster Relief. So Why Are They Overlooked?"We want them to be in a better position to face the next floods on their own."
KPBS San Diego / Posted 13 days ago
"We want them to be in a better position to face the next floods on their own." With additional reporting from Danielle Preiss in Kathmandu, Nepal, and Kamala Thiagarajan in Madurai, India. Copyright 2017 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.or... Read more
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The Hindu
How this artiste survived Sri Lankan civil war to hit the high noteof musical ideas. Asked how he improved his repertoire, Mr. Balamurugan said h
The Hindu / Posted 14 days ago
of musical ideas. Asked how he improved his repertoire, Mr. Balamurugan said he would regularly listen to late vocalists Madurai S. Somasundaram and Maharajapuram V. Santhanam. “Their way of rendering offers enormous scope for improvisation that... Read more
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Daily Mirror
'Dead' woman comes back to life as her family arrive for last rites in mortuarycaused by severe jaundice. Her family had elected to remove her from the hospi
Daily Mirror / Posted 14 days ago
caused by severe jaundice. Her family had elected to remove her from the hospital where she had spent two months, in Madurai in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu, so she could spend her last days at home. They diverted to a mortuary in... Read more
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The Economic Times
Lasers, tags and cameras target baby thieves in Indian hospitalsthreat of babies being stolen from maternity wards and sold illegally for adopt
The Economic Times / Posted 14 days ago
threat of babies being stolen from maternity wards and sold illegally for adoption. At the Rajaji government hospital in Madurai, the first in Tamil Nadu to introduce the programme, laser beams at exit points trigger alarms if untagged adults... Read more
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The Economic Times
Nirmala Sitharaman travels the road from JNU to South Block as first woman defence ministerbut Sitharaman is the first full-time woman minister. Sitharaman was born on A
The Economic Times / Posted 14 days ago
but Sitharaman is the first full-time woman minister. Sitharaman was born on August 18, 1959 in the temple town of Madurai, Tamil Nadu. She did her graduation in economics from Seethalakshmi Ramaswamy College in Tiruchirapalli. She did her... Read more
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asianage
Jet Airways to focus on direct connectivity between tier-IIper day and 20,000 flights per month across our network," Iyer said. The entry
asianage / Posted 15 days ago
per day and 20,000 flights per month across our network," Iyer said. The entry of Jet Airways into the markets such as Madurai, Calicut from metros like Delhi, Mumbai and Bengaluru has also helped these markets grow 50 to 120 per cent in the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Jet Airways to focus on direct connectivity between tier-II citiesper day and 20,000 flights per month across our network," Iyer said. The entry
The Economic Times / Posted 15 days ago
per day and 20,000 flights per month across our network," Iyer said. The entry of Jet Airways into the markets such as Madurai, Calicut from metros like Delhi, Mumbai and Bengaluru has also helped these markets grow 50 to 120 per cent in the... Read more
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The Hindu
After NEET, 1 in 7 medical seats goes to Chennaigreater benefits. The data accessed by The Hindu reveal that more candidates f
The Hindu / Posted 15 days ago
greater benefits. The data accessed by The Hindu reveal that more candidates from Chennai, Kancheepuram, Tiruvallur, Madurai, Coimbatore, Tirunelveli and Kanyakumari districts have been admitted to medical colleges under the State government... Read more
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The Hindu
Back to life, from funeral siteRathanam of Vandanmedu here ‘returned to life after death’ on Wednesday. She w
The Hindu / Posted 15 days ago
Rathanam of Vandanmedu here ‘returned to life after death’ on Wednesday. She was undergoing treatment for jaundice in Madurai and was brought back to Vandanmedu in a ventilator on an ambulance after her situation turned worse on Tuesday night.... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Boarder skirmish eruptsKevin Gillies, Charles Arnold, Lyn Gorman, Craig McMaster, Karen McMaster, Chri
Daily Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
Kevin Gillies, Charles Arnold, Lyn Gorman, Craig McMaster, Karen McMaster, Chris Winslow, Neil Caldwell, David Madurai, Dawn Madurai, Lilla Vincent, Coral Bradshaw, Clifton Vincent, Cr Julie Griffiths, Aye Akele, Ajeet Oberoi, Andrew... Read more
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EuroNews
Blue Whale Challenge: Crackdown in India after surge in interest50 days, climaxing with suicide. The court’s action came after a student, Vign
EuroNews / Posted 16 days ago
50 days, climaxing with suicide. The court’s action came after a student, Vignesh, 19, was found hanging in his house in Madurai, Tamil Nadu, on August 30. His death was linked to the challenge after the discovery of a suicide note, which... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Sri Lankan navy attacks Tamil Nadu fishermen, 20 boats damagednation. The released fishermen belonged to Ramanathapuram, Pudukottai, Karaika
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 16 days ago
nation. The released fishermen belonged to Ramanathapuram, Pudukottai, Karaikal, Nagapattinam, Kanyakumari, Tirunelveli, Madurai and Puducherry districts, a government official said. The Sri Lankan government had agreed to release the 80... Read more
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dna
Lankan navy attacks TN fishermen, 20 boats damagednation. The released fishermen belonged to Ramanathapuram, Pudukottai, Karaika
dna / Posted 16 days ago
nation. The released fishermen belonged to Ramanathapuram, Pudukottai, Karaikal, Nagapattinam, Kanyakumari, Tirunelveli, Madurai and Puducherry districts, a government official said. The Sri Lankan government had agreed to release the 80... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Blue Whale Challenge: Jodhpur girls jumps into lake, feared harm to mothergame, first developed in Russia. Last month, a 19-year-old student was found ha
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 17 days ago
game, first developed in Russia. Last month, a 19-year-old student was found hanging from the ceiling fan in Tamil Nadu’s Madurai as part of the game, where players are asked to perform 50 increasingly difficult tasks of self-harm culminating in a... Read more
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Business Standard India
Beef would continue to be consumed in Kerala: KannanthanamMay following a central government notification banning sale and purchase of ca
Business Standard India / Posted 17 days ago
May following a central government notification banning sale and purchase of cattle from animal markets for slaughter. The Madurai bench of the Madras High Court has stayed the Centre's notification on cattle slaughter ban, while the Kerala High... Read more
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The Economic Times
Travel Companies, hotels cashing in big time on spiritual tourismsaid Kurt Straub, vice-president, operations, Hyatt. “Earlier, people who want
The Economic Times / Posted 17 days ago
said Kurt Straub, vice-president, operations, Hyatt. “Earlier, people who wanted to visit the famous temples would stay at Madurai or Chennai and visit Rameswaram for only a day or two. This was in part due to lack of hospitality brands and stay... Read more
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dna
Beef would continue to be consumed in Kerala: Union Minister Alphons KannanthanamMay following a central government notification banning sale and purchase of ca
dna / Posted 17 days ago
May following a central government notification banning sale and purchase of cattle from animal markets for slaughter. The Madurai bench of the Madras High Court has stayed the Centre's notification on cattle slaughter ban, while the Kerala High... Read more
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asianage
Kerala will consume beef, BJP doesn't dictate food habits: Alphons KannanthanamMay following a central government notification banning sale and purchase of ca
asianage / Posted 17 days ago
May following a central government notification banning sale and purchase of cattle from animal markets for slaughter. The Madurai bench of the Madras High Court has stayed the Centre's notification on cattle slaughter ban, while the Kerala High... Read more
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