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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 (2005 est. pop. 81,000), 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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And he admitted that he was looking forward to the challenge of joining his fellow Frenchman Stephane Mahe at the Gorgie club.
Mahe, one of the stars of Wim Jansen's title-winning Parkhead side, found himself surplus to requirements under Martin O'Neill and managed just seven starts last season.
Riseth and Mahe were the two players given their marching orders by Hugh Dallas in last season's Old Firm shame game when Rangers clinched the championship.
Before the season kicked off new coach John Barnes said he had spoken to Mahe and that the Frenchman had promised to cool it.
His life was turned upside down on the night Mahe went over the top at Celtic Park.
Water shortages are common in Mahe, the Seychelles' largest island, especially during the dry seasons when water rationing is enforced.
After Mahe was ordered off, referee Hugh Dallas was struck by a coin thrown by a Celtic fan.
Mahe opened his heart to Mailsport over his agony and said: "I am not a violent or a hard player.
Stephane Mahe has a bug although Austin McCann can fill that position.
Levein did confirm he wants Celtic defender Stephane Mahe but admitted the Frenchman's wage demand is a major stumbling block.
Handball has always been in the centre of the Mahe family's life: Pascal Mahe was a successful player, later coach, so it was obvious that his son Kentin would fill his footprints.