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enclave and town, India: see French IndiaFrench India,
former overseas territory of France in India, composed of the coastal enclaves of Pondichéry (now Puducherry), Karikal (now Karaikal), Yanaon (now Yanam), and Mahé (now Mahe) in the south and the inland trade settlement of Chandannagar near Kolkata
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; PuducherryPuducherry
, formerly Pondicherry
or Pondichéry
, union territory (2001 provisional pop. 973,829), 183 sq mi (474 sq km), India. It comprises the noncontiguous enclaves of former French India: Puducherry (formerly Pondicherry or Pondichéry) and
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Mahé, island, Seychelles:

see SeychellesSeychelles
, officially Republic of Seychelles, republic (2015 est. pop. 94,000), c.110 sq mi (285 sq km), comprising approximately 100 islands in the Indian Ocean, c.600 mi (970 km) N of Madagascar and c.1,000 mi (1,600 km) E of Mombasa, Kenya.
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Etihad Airways guests, particularly from key feeder markets of Germany, France, Italy, Belgium and the United Kingdom, will also benefit from the increased connectivity options in travel to Mahe and onward destinations across the Air Seychelles network, such as Mauritius and Johannesburg.
Pair a night at Bird Island Lodge - the least expensive private island option, at pounds 148pp full-board - with a stay in a simple self-catering chalet on Mahe from pounds 58pp per night.
They put us up in two quite magnificent hotels, the first of which, The Berjaya Beau Vallon Beach Resort on Mahe, opens on to a golden beach and warm sea while the second, the Acajou on Praslin, was simply stunning.
With beautifulwhite beaches surrounding a forest-covered mountain, Mahe looks idyllic as you come in to land - and it doesn't disappoint.
Mahe qualified from third place and, with reigning Olympic champion Olaf Tufte also through to the final, Campbell faces tough competition for a medal.
The Mahe field is Xinjiang Oil Field Company's third-largest producing gas field in the prolific Juggar Basin and is now China's key energy production base.
Bernard Guy MacGaw, P O Box 302, Victoria, Mahe, Seychelles
Mahe, who won the second of his two caps in the defeat by France last month, arrived at Sharmans Cross Road last week on an initial two-week trial.
A NIGHTCLUB owned by footballer Stephane Mahe has gone bust after five months with debts of more than pounds 500,000.
Emmanuel Mahe said at the 20th World Congress of Dermatology.
Stephane Mahe, the Celtic defender dismissed in the Old Firm derby mayhem last Sunday, was yesterday forced into a humiliating climbdown, writes Adrian Humphries.