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Mannar

Gulf of. the part of the Indian Ocean between SE India and the island of Sri Lanka: pearl fishing
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Adam's Bridge, also known as Rama's Bridge or Rama Setu, is a chain of limestone shoals, between Pamban Island, also known as Rameswaram Island, off the south-eastern coast of Tamil Nadu, India, and Mannar Island, off the northwestern coast of Sri Lanka.
The signing of the Petroleum Resources Agreement (PRA) to explore oil and natural gas in the Mannar Basin was held in July 2008 in Colombo.
Haneefa endeared himself with unforgettable performances in a number of Malayalam films including major hits like Aniyathipravu, Mannar Mathai Speaking, Kalapani, Meesa Madhavan and Vaalsalyam.
Nablus / PNN - At a loss for words, the family of released prisoner Mannar Jabareen cried with joy as they welcomed her back to the Haifa-area city of Umm Al Fahm.
Troops shot dead 30 rebels in the districts of Vavuniya, Mannar and Mullaitivu on Sunday, the ministry said, adding another 34 were wounded.
The study focussed on women from six conflict-affected areas in the north and east of the country: Jaffna (Northern Province), Mannar and Puttalam (North-Western Province), Polonnaruwa (North-Central Province), Batticaloa and Ampara (Eastern Province).
Soldiers in the rebel-held northern Mannar district captured nine Tamil Tiger bunkers, killing nine insurgents.
He said the bombs fell on the village of Padahuthurai near Iluppaikkdavai in north-west Sri Lanka's Mannar district, killing at least 15 civilians and wounding 35 others.
In Puttalam, women were displaced from Jaffna and Mannar.
Indeed, Flores' study may be called the first monograph to deal in its entirety with the Gulf of Mannar exclusively.
The agreement was signed at Anna University on November 6 by Babak Hedayati, Cypress's Senior Vice President of Worldwide Marketing and Corporate Business Development, and Mannar Jawahar, Vice-Chancellor of Anna University Chennai.
K D Tripathi opined that to realize the untapped potential in the Indian sedimentary basins, geoscientists need to challenge the oil concepts and look for new ones, especially in the Mannar, Bengal and Andaman deepwaters.