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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1956 France cedes its former settlements in Pondicherry, Karikal and Mahe in India.
That time, CARE Ratings had said that while KPL had several strengths, it faces stiff competition from non-major private ports like Krishnapatnam port, Karikal port and L&T's Katuupalli port.
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We had a very rough passage after we left the canal until reaching Karikal in India, on March 12th.
This Karikal two-seater sofa costs pounds 400 from Freemans (0800 731 9731)
Chennai, Dec 16 (ANI): Incessant rains continued to lash Pudducherry and Karikal for the fourth consecutive day today.