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A Ghost Town that Houses Old Myths

BANGALORE: About 620 km from Bangalore, on the southern tip of Pamban Island in Tamil Nadu, is a ghost town known as Dhanushkodi. The place, just 28 kilometres away from Sri Lanka, is famous for its mythological importance. It is said that Lord Rama ... New Indian Express, 1 month ago

Muruga Dhanushkodi Girls School Celebrates Thiruvalluvar Vizha

CHENNAI: Muruga Dhanushkodi Girls Hr Sec School celebrated Thiruvalluvar Vizha on Aug 20. Headmistress D Nirmala Rani welcomed the gathering. L Balaji, managing board member presided over the function. Chief guest M Vanmathy, (writer and editor of ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago
The Week

Chalk and cheese

My heart was set upon Dhanushkodi, a tiny strip of land between India and Sri Lanka. However, it is nearly impossible to miss Rameswaram—a small island off the Gulf of Mannar—on the way. Legend has it that Rama, on his way back from Lanka after ...
 The Week1 month ago

NH 47 accident turns traffic turtle

The LPG tanker overturned at Maradu on Wednesday night is being pulled up by the Fire and Safety personnel and police after gas was evacuated to another tanker. (Photo: Arunchandra Bose) Kochi: The delay in removing the overturned LPG tanker ...
 Deccan Chronicle1 day ago

Excommunication row claims a life in Marayur

KOTTAYAM: The age-old practice of 'ooruvilakku' (excommunication) in some villages of Marayur, Idukki claimed a life on Wednesday, with the head of a village 'nattukoottam' (panchayat) succumbing to injuries he suffered in an altercation with a ...
 Times of India1 week ago

PWD to launch work on Rs 64-cr bridge to Edakochi

KOCHI: The public works department (PWD) will launch the construction work of the Rs 64-crore bridge connecting Edakochi and Willingdon Island on Saturday. The 640-meter-long bridge across the backwaters would bring the west Kochi region closer to ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago

Railway bridge works in slow lane

Chennai: Nearly 130 spillover works were taken up in 2012 -13 under the railway works initiatives. Of these, only 89 were taken up in a phased manner, and around 20 per cent of the projects are yet to be completed. In all, Rs 700 crore worth of ...
 Deccan Chronicle2 weeks ago

16 TN fishermen arrested by SL navy

Sixteen Indian fishermen found poaching in Sri Lankan waters had been arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy in the seas off North Mathagal in Jaffna yesterday, the Navy said. Navy Spokesman Commander Kosala Warnakulasuriya said four fishing vessels had ...
 Daily Mirror Sri Lanka3 weeks ago 16 Fishermen Arrested by Sri Lankan Naval Personnel  Outlook India3 weeks ago 16 TN fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan navy  IndiaVision3 weeks ago

Hatsun Agro raising $4.8M from HNIs, to enter ready to eat food range... Kridhan to buy 60% stake in Singapore-based soil testing firm Econ Geo...

Hatsun Agro Product Ltd, India's largest private sector dairy firm, is raising Rs 30 crore ($4.8 million) through preferential issue of equity shares to a clutch of individuals. The firm is also planning to add a range of ready-to-eat food items to ...
 VC Circle4 weeks ago Hatsun board approves preferential allotment; to raise Rs 300 mn  MyIris1 month ago

'Mahalaya Amavasya' celebrated

Lakhs of devoutees from various parts of the country took a holy dip in the 'Agni Theertham' (Sea) and performed oblations to their departed ancestors in Rameswaram, on the occasion of 'Mahalaya Amavasya' today. Mahalaya Amavasya is considered as a ...
 NetIndia123.com1 month ago
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