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Arcot

(är`kŏt), town, Tamil Nadu state, SE India, on the Palar River. It is an agricultural market and has a weaving industry. It became the capital of the Muslim Nawab of Karnataka in 1712. Arcot was the first important fortified town captured (1751) by Robert CliveClive, Robert, Baron Clive of Plassey
, 1725–74, British soldier and statesman. He went to India in 1743 as a clerk for the British East India Company and entered the military service of the company in 1744; he soon distinguished himself in the fighting against the French.
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 in the British-French struggle for S India.
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The overwhelming logic and feeling of his speech 'On the Nabob of Arcot's Debts' produced so little effect at its delivery that the ministers against whom it was directed did not even think necessary to answer it.
Despite awful wet weather, the Arcot Hall course stood up well, and Donnison soon showed he meant business with a first round 67, and followed with an equally consistent 68.
Other scores: Tyneside 10 Newcastle United 2, Ravensworth 6 Blyth 6, Newbiggin 8 Westerhope 4, Whitley Bay 4 Gosforth 8, Morpeth 10 Arcot Hall 2, Northumberland 8 Tynemouth 4, Backworth 7 City of Newcastle 5.
* Men's Open finalist Arcot Naresh and champion Sid Naresh;
Bob Everett, of Eaglescliffe (right) and Bob Dixon of Arcot Hall shake on the partnership deal
The 150-year-old Amir Mahal Darbar Hall, the residence of the Prince of Arcot, was opened on Sunday after undergoing a Rs.3-crore repair and renovation exercise.
, the de facto global leader in secure e-Payment and authentication solutions, Arcot will provide the installation and management of A-OK.
The acquisition of Arcot adds visionary technology for fraud prevention and advanced authentication to CA Technologies leading Identity and Access Management (IAM) offerings.
Arcot Systems, Inc., Sunnyvale, Calif., a global leader in delivering cloud-based authentication and fraud- and risk-management solutions, and Sumisho Computer Systems Corporation (SCS), one of Japan's largest providers of IT solutions and services, have announced a strategic partnership to deliver Arcot A-OK On Demand solutions to the Japanese market.
Arcot Systems is a provider of secure e-payment, strong authentication, real-time risk assessment, and digital signature software solutions with over 12000 financial institutions and in excess of 50 million end users.
Arcot N Veeraswami, Minister of Tamil Nadu for Electricity was the Chief Guest for the conference.
Lancashire Boys' captain-manager Terry Horrocks said: "We were a depleted side, not as strong as when we qualified in the northern region at Arcot Hall (Northumberland).