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The Hindu
Air quality nosedives in spite of a quieter Deepavalithe Bay of Bengal, resulted in the high levels of pollutants enveloping Chennai
The Hindu / Posted an hour ago
the Bay of Bengal, resulted in the high levels of pollutants enveloping Chennai. K. Karthikeyan, former Member Secretary, Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board, said, “This year, the particulate matter was much higher on Deepavali day than it was... Read more
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dna
From sweet box to inbox: India celebrates Diwali with traditional fervour and modern outlook"We are, because they (the soldiers) are." In an exemplary show of empathy tow
dna / Posted 2 hours ago
"We are, because they (the soldiers) are." In an exemplary show of empathy towards winged creatures, several villages in Tamil Nadu celebrated Diwali without bursting crackers to avoid scaring birds and bats in their areas. For a long time,... Read more
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The Hindu
BJP objects to ‘incorrect references’ on GST in Vijay’s ‘Mersal’in a statement. Instead of focusing on such issues, Ms. Sounderrajan could hig
The Hindu / Posted 5 hours ago
in a statement. Instead of focusing on such issues, Ms. Sounderrajan could highlight more “pressing issues” concerning Tamil Nadu like the constitution of the Cauvery Management Board and get it done with Centre so as to address the “lifeline”... Read more
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dna
What do filmmakers know about economics: BJP angry with GST reference in Vijay's Mersalhe said in a statement. Instead of focusing on such issues, Sounderrajan could
dna / Posted 5 hours ago
he said in a statement. Instead of focusing on such issues, Sounderrajan could highlight more "pressing issues" concerning Tamil Nadu like the constitution of the Cauvery Management Board and get it done with Centre so as to address the "lifeline"... Read more
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The Hindu
BJP objects to ‘incorrect references’ on GST in Vijay’s ‘Mersel’in a statement. Instead of focusing on such issues, Ms. Sounderrajan could hig
The Hindu / Posted 7 hours ago
in a statement. Instead of focusing on such issues, Ms. Sounderrajan could highlight more “pressing issues” concerning Tamil Nadu like the constitution of the Cauvery Management Board and get it done with Centre so as to address the “lifeline”... Read more
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asianage
What Tamil Nadu govt employees will get under 7th Pay CommissionMumbai: Tamil Nadu government headed by chief minister K Palaniswami on October
asianage / Posted 9 hours ago
Mumbai: Tamil Nadu government headed by chief minister K Palaniswami on October 11 accepted recommendations on salary hike drawn out by the 7th Pay Commission. With this move, the state government has raised remuneration of its employees by manifold... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Diwali sans firecrackers in several Tamil Nadu villages to help birds, batsIn a striking example of empathy towards winged creatures, several villages in
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 13 hours ago
In a striking example of empathy towards winged creatures, several villages in Tamil Nadu have celebrated Diwali without bursting firecrackers to avoid scaring birds and bats in their areas. For a long time, people of Koothankulam village in... Read more
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The Indian Express
Fund crunch: 88% of NREGA budget over, 6 months leftFinance Ministry cleared only Rs 9,000 crore. According to ministry officials,
The Indian Express / Posted 20 hours ago
Finance Ministry cleared only Rs 9,000 crore. According to ministry officials, the states of Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Tamil Nadu and Kerala have exhausted their budget for the entire year due to uptake in MGNREGA work owing to drought or... Read more
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dna
Assembly Polls: AIADMK high command to decide candidate for RK NagarTamil Nadu Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam on Wednesday said that the AIA
dna / Posted yesterday
Tamil Nadu Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam on Wednesday said that the AIADMK high command would decide about the candidate for the R K Nagar assembly bypolls. Talking to reporters here, he said "our party high command will decide on who will... Read more
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New Kerala
Andhra CM Naidu lays foundation stone for TU142M aircraft museum - newkerala news #281382it is going to inspire the future generations." The Russian aircraft, which wa
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
it is going to inspire the future generations." The Russian aircraft, which was decommissioned in March at INS Rajali in Tamil Nadu after 29 years, was brought to the city on April 8 to be converted into a Museum. Naidu also heaped praises on... Read more
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asianage
Paytm Gold sees 1 million buyers on Dhanteras, makes Rs 120 crore transactionsthan 60 per cent of Paytm Gold sales were from smaller cities and towns, with s
asianage / Posted yesterday
than 60 per cent of Paytm Gold sales were from smaller cities and towns, with southern and eastern states like Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Jharkhand and West Bengal registering the maximum demand," Paytm said in... Read more
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The Hindu
It’s raining gold in government officeschecks conducted by sleuths of the Directorate of Vigilance and Anti-Corruption
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
checks conducted by sleuths of the Directorate of Vigilance and Anti-Corruption (DVAC) in Government establishments across Tamil Nadu a day ahead of Deepavali led to seizure of more gold than cash. Investigators say that a new trend of accepting... Read more
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New Kerala
Stalin criticises Vice-Prez Naidu TN politics comment - newkerala news #281253Chennai (Tamil Nadu) , Oct 17: Urging Vice-President M. Venkaiah Naidu to maint
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) , Oct 17: Urging Vice-President M. Venkaiah Naidu to maintain the dignity of his office and be non-partisan on political matters, Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam(DMK) working president MK Stalin said on Tuesday that the former should... Read more
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New Kerala
India, Japan sign MoC to expand bilateral cooperation in skill development - newkerala news #281372skills and practices. The first four JIMs were established in the States of Gu
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
skills and practices. The first four JIMs were established in the States of Gujarat, Karnataka, Rajasthan and Tamil Nadu in July-August 2017 respectively by Suzuki, Toyota, Daikin and Yamaha. The first Japanese Endowed Course (JEC) in... Read more
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New Kerala
Growth Innovation Leadership Index Recognizes Maharashtra as the #1 State in Overall Development - newkerala news #281285the number one State demonstrating overall economic development. The second and
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
the number one State demonstrating overall economic development. The second and third places in the index were secured by Tamil Nadu and Karnataka, respectively. To know more about Frost & Sullivan's Annual "Growth Innovation Leadership Index for... Read more
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The Hindu
Political and partisanis made by the presiding officer of the House, offering ample scope for Speaker
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
is made by the presiding officer of the House, offering ample scope for Speakers to exercise discretion. In 1988, Tamil Nadu Assembly Speaker P.H. Pandian disqualified six senior AIADMK ministers for giving up their party membership, along... Read more
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The Hindu
Of faith and fever: On T.N.’s dengue epidemicFaced with one of the worst dengue epidemics it has seen, this year the Tamil N
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
Faced with one of the worst dengue epidemics it has seen, this year the Tamil Nadu government responded by freely distributing a herbal concoction, nilavembu kudineer, recommended for fevers under the ancient Siddha system of medicine. Even though... Read more
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The Hindu
Northeast monsoon may come by October-endof the Northeast monsoon to make up for the deficit this year in some parts of
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
of the Northeast monsoon to make up for the deficit this year in some parts of the peninsular States, particularly Tamil Nadu. The winter monsoon is likely to have a delayed onset, around the last week of October. The Northeast monsoon... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Ranji Trophy: Delhi go on top with innings win, Bengal and Karnataka secure victoryGandhi as they shared 27 runs for the seventh wicket to finally end the game on
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
Gandhi as they shared 27 runs for the seventh wicket to finally end the game on a winning note. Rain plays spoilsport Tamil Nadu had to settle for three points from its drawn Ranji Trophy Group “C” match against Tripura here as rain and bad... Read more
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The Hindu
Tamil Nadu stymied by poor lightOn the eve of the festival of lights, the lack of sufficient brightness hurt Ta
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
On the eve of the festival of lights, the lack of sufficient brightness hurt Tamil Nadu. The sound of early Diwali fireworks could be heard inside the stadium but silence ruled for the most part in the middle. On a final day of darkness and cloud... Read more
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asianage
10 Diwali delicacies from across the country that you just can't missconsuming delicacy popular in Bengal. Made with rice flour and cumin seeds, th
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
consuming delicacy popular in Bengal. Made with rice flour and cumin seeds, this crunchy snack is popular in the state of Tamil Nadu. It may not look very attractive but the fried savoury is a great way to add a spicy touch to your Diwali... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
10 delicacies from across India that you must gorge on this Diwaliconsuming delicacy popular in Bengal. Made with rice flour and cumin seeds, th
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
consuming delicacy popular in Bengal. Made with rice flour and cumin seeds, this crunchy snack is popular in the state of Tamil Nadu. It may not look very attractive but the fried savoury is a great way to add a spicy touch to your Diwali... Read more
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New Kerala
Adhaar important to eliminate middlemen, corruption: Vice President Naidu - newkerala news #281238Chennai (Tamil Nadu) Oct. 17 : Vice President Venkaiah Naidu on Tuesday asserte
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) Oct. 17 : Vice President Venkaiah Naidu on Tuesday asserted that the Adhaar card is very important as it will eliminate middlemen and corruption. "Aadhaar card is very much required as it will eliminate middlemen and corruption.... Read more
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The Hindu
The Mersal effectare not new with several of his recent releases facing obstacles upon release.
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
are not new with several of his recent releases facing obstacles upon release. Even his 2013 film Thalaivaa reached Tamil Nadu theatres two weeks after its worldwide release. Vijay even met Tamil Nadu Chief Minister E Palanisamy though the... Read more
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New Kerala
Timely treatment of rare diseases essential for patients' quality life - newkerala news #281197Chennai (Tamil Nadu) , Oct 17 : Emphasising on the importance of timely treatme
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) , Oct 17 : Emphasising on the importance of timely treatment for Lysosomal Storage Disorders (LSDs), medical experts urged for concrete steps to be taken in this direction. LSDs are approximately 50 genetic rare disorders which... Read more
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New Kerala
Hatsun Agro Product invests Rs. 60 cr to support farmers in Tamil Nadu, Telangana - newkerala news #281207brands such as 'Arun', 'IBACO' and 'Hatsun' has invested Rs. 60 crore to expand
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
brands such as 'Arun', 'IBACO' and 'Hatsun' has invested Rs. 60 crore to expand its cattle feed production plant in Tamil Nadu. The plant will support the growing requirements of the farming community in Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh,... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Modern Indian cinema lacks realism, says Vyjayanthimalagrandchildren. “I’m doing research on rare types of dance forms performed by da
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
grandchildren. “I’m doing research on rare types of dance forms performed by dancers at Brihadeeswara Temple at Tanjore in Tamil Nadu. I’m tracing these kinds of dance forms,” affirmed Vyjayanthimala. Observing that art in India was unlike in... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Eight Tamil Nadu fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan NavyEight fishermen from Tamil Nadu were arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy for allege
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
Eight fishermen from Tamil Nadu were arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy for allegedly fishing in their territorial waters off Thalaimannar coast, the police said here on Tuesday. According to information reaching here, the Sri Lankan Navy also seized... Read more
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The Hindu
Eight Tamil Nadu fishermen held by Sri Lankan NavyEight fishermen from Tamil Nadu were arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy for allege
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
Eight fishermen from Tamil Nadu were arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy for allegedly fishing in their territorial waters off Thalaimannar coast today, the police said here today. According to information reaching here, the Sri Lankan Navy also seized... Read more
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New Kerala
Eight Indian fishermen apprehended by Sri Lankan Navy - newkerala news #281165Rameswaram (Tamil Nadu) , October 17 : Eight Indian fishermen were on Tuesday
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Rameswaram (Tamil Nadu) , October 17 : Eight Indian fishermen were on Tuesday detained by the Sri Lankan Navy, while fishing near the Delft Island. The fishermen belong to Tamil Nadu's Rameswaram. They have been taken to Sri Lanka's Mannar naval... Read more
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asianage
Trade bodies welcome Air India Express flight to SingaporeGlobal Forum (KGF), on Thursday said that this will significantly help passenge
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
Global Forum (KGF), on Thursday said that this will significantly help passengers from seven district of Western Parts of Tamil Nadu. Besides, Coimbatore, Tirupur, Karur, Nilgiris, Salem, Erode and Namakkal, the passengers from Palakkad in Kerala... Read more
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The Star
Local artistes threaten to boycott Kollywood eventCompiled by ALLISON LAI, MARTIN CARVALHO and R. ARAVINTHAN A CELEBRITY cricket
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
Compiled by ALLISON LAI, MARTIN CARVALHO and R. ARAVINTHAN A CELEBRITY cricket match organised by the Tamil Nadu-based South Indian Artistes’ Association (SIAA) will be boycotted by Malaysian Indian artistes if the event does not benefit them, Tamil... Read more
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asianage
Sitaram Yechury camp sees political win in Round 2Uttar-akhand and Jammu and Kashmir. Significantly, there was a division in the
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
Uttar-akhand and Jammu and Kashmir. Significantly, there was a division in the South Indian states also with members from Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana as well as Kerala supporting his stand. In might be recalled that in the last meeting... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Ind vs NZ: Dinesh Karthik eyes spot at No 4Zealand, starting in Mumbai on October 22. “I think No. 4 is a great position f
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Zealand, starting in Mumbai on October 22. “I think No. 4 is a great position for me to bat. I have been batting there for Tamil Nadu in white ball cricket and it’s been going good. I have also done it at No.4 at various levels. I’m confident of... Read more
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New Kerala
Centre promises to make Tamil Nadu 'dengue free' - newkerala news #280801Chennai (Tamil Nadu) , October 15 : Minister of State for Health and Family Wel
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) , October 15 : Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare Ashwini Kumar Choubey on Sunday met Tamil Nadu Chief Minister E. Palanisamy wherein he discussed about the ongoing dengue situation in the state. Choubey said the... Read more
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dna
Kohli's men will be one of greatest ever Indian team in few years: Dinesh KarthikTamil Nadu wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik today said he was proud and priv
dna / Posted 3 days ago
Tamil Nadu wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik today said he was proud and privileged to be part of the present India team led by Virat Kohli, which has been doing very well and felt was set to leave a legacy in the next few years as one of the... Read more
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The Hindu
inclement weather stops proceedingsThis was the scenario Tamil Nadu dreaded — inclement weather stopping proceedin
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
This was the scenario Tamil Nadu dreaded — inclement weather stopping proceedings just when the side was on top. Bad light and persistent drizzle permitted just seven overs on day three of the Ranji duel at the M.A. Chidambaram Stadium on... Read more
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The Hindu
Four is great for me, says Dinesh Karthiknow that Manish was fit they should give him an opportunity. I was just waiting
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
now that Manish was fit they should give him an opportunity. I was just waiting for my chance. I am happy I got it.” The Tamil Nadu wicketkeeper-batsman, principally selected for his batting credentials these days, was picked in the Twenty20... Read more
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The Hindu
Navy joins operation to search for Indian sailorsships, continued to be on the lookout for the ten missing sailors. m.v. Emerald
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
ships, continued to be on the lookout for the ten missing sailors. m.v. Emerald Star had 26 crew members, many of them from Tamil Nadu. Eleven crew members were rescued by m.v. Densa Cobra and are currently in Xiamen, China. Five, who were rescued... Read more
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dna
Majority in Delhi welcomes ban on firecrackers: Assochamthe environment but it might also hurt brand India thereby severely hitting sec
dna / Posted 3 days ago
the environment but it might also hurt brand India thereby severely hitting sectors like tourism," it said. It also said that there are about 800 licensed fireworks units in and around Sivakasi town in Tamil Nadu and employees about 10 lakh work... Read more
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dna
Govt will ensure noise-free and zero-pollution firecrackers, says Harsh Vardhanissues," he said. He also announced the institution of an award for journalist
dna / Posted 3 days ago
issues," he said. He also announced the institution of an award for journalists writing on science. Besides Naidu, Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit, Minister of State Y S Chowdary and Tamil Nadu Ministers D Jayakumar and K P Anbalagan... Read more
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Business Standard India
Truce in CPI(M) after Yechury camp wins current roundambivalent. Yechury found support not just from delegates from north Indian sta
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
ambivalent. Yechury found support not just from delegates from north Indian states, but also some of the delegates from Tamil Nadu and Kerala. Former Kerala chief minister VS Achuthanandan and Kerala finance minister Thomas Isaac supported... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Proud to be a part of current Virat Kohli-led Team India, says Dinesh KarthikChennai: Tamil Nadu wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik on Monday said he was p
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Chennai: Tamil Nadu wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik on Monday said he was proud and privileged to be part of the present India team led by Virat Kohli, which has been doing very well and felt was set to leave a legacy in the next few years as one... Read more
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dna
At EC hearing, Sasikala camp urges freezing 'two-leaf' symbol permanentlyto the merger, the two factions led by Panneerselvam and Palaniswami, V K Sasik
dna / Posted 3 days ago
to the merger, the two factions led by Panneerselvam and Palaniswami, V K Sasikala had staked claim over the symbol. Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Palaniswami was then a Sasikala loyalist. The poll panel had, however, frozen the symbol, pending... Read more
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Gulf News
Kerala shutdown called by United Democratic Front total and peacefulplaces some protesters tried to create problems and were taken into custody.In
Gulf News / Posted 3 days ago
places some protesters tried to create problems and were taken into custody.In the state capital, buses operating towards Tamil Nadu were found plying. Autorickshaws were also seen on the roads.Buses of the Indian Space Research Organisation... Read more
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dna
Man falls 2,400 feet to his death while encircling Trichi templehours after a British tourist fell to his death at Laxmi Narayan Temple in Madh
dna / Posted 3 days ago
hours after a British tourist fell to his death at Laxmi Narayan Temple in Madhya Pradesh, another report - this time from Tamil Nadu - of a man falling to his death at a temple in Trichi is doing the rounds. In this case, the horrific incident... Read more
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dna
EC bribery case: Will take 4-6 weeks to complete probe, says Delhi policeofficials to get the AIADMK 'two leaves' symbol for the Sasikala faction in a b
dna / Posted 3 days ago
officials to get the AIADMK 'two leaves' symbol for the Sasikala faction in a by-election to the R K Nagar Assembly seat in Tamil Nadu. Dhinakaran was arrested here on April 25 after four days of questioning for allegedly attempting to bribe EC... Read more
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The Hindu
Dengue in numbers: a sting in the talegeographical pattern This year, 55% of all dengue cases were recorded in the t
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
geographical pattern This year, 55% of all dengue cases were recorded in the three southern States — Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Karnataka. Karnataka with 13,016 cases (16.5% to overall) until October 8, has registered a historical high... Read more
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asianage
Celebrate this Diwali the eco-friendly way!a spiritual wave, or party hard at the other beaches here - chances are that yo
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
a spiritual wave, or party hard at the other beaches here - chances are that you will not miss the fireworks. 2. Coonoor, Tamil Nadu This hill station is nestled in the Nilgiris and is surrounded by tea plantations and lush greenery, making it... Read more
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BBC News
The Hindu-Muslim marriage stuck in courtto Islam. She was sharing a house with two Muslim girls who were her classmates
BBC News / Posted 3 days ago
to Islam. She was sharing a house with two Muslim girls who were her classmates. She was studying in the southern state of Tamil Nadu at the time. Her parents lived in the neighbouring state of Kerala. Her father, KM Asokan, approached the courts... Read more
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