India: see PalakkadPalakkad
or formerly Palghat
, town (2011 pop. 130,955), Kerala state, SW India. It commands the Palakkad, or Palghat, Gap, the major pass for road and rail through the Western Ghats, connecting the Indian states of Tamil Nadu and Kerala.
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Fixed income veterans Kumar Palghat and Nick Maroutsos founded Kapstream in 2006.
He was born in Palghat, Kerala, and is a household name in the southern-Indian state.
They are the Government Engineering Colleges of Kannur, Kozhikode, Trichur and Trivandrum; Athanasius Kothamangalam; NIT Calicut; TKM Quilon and NSS Palghat, besides engineers who have studied outside Kerala (KEF - Kerala Engineers Forum) and MES Kuttippuram (MESCEQ).
Bombay Balaji is a disciple of legendary Palghat Mani Iyer, Trichy Raghava Iyer and Palghat Raghu.
The genetic data found that the major geographical gaps in the Western Ghats -- the Palghat Gap and the Shencottah Gap ( spots of today's rail and road links) -- also caused a break in the populations of the species.
Clockwise from top left, a satellite image of hurricane Isabel approaching the US mainland; Corporal Clifford Thompson of the HHC 4th Infantry Division of the US army looks through the window of his humvee in Tikrit, which was damaged by an improvised explosive device; domesticated elephants line up to be judged the tallest or most beautiful elephant in the Gajamela elephant competition at Palghat, India
Tenders are invited for requirement of spares of electric actuator make il palghat installed for cold gas control valve of unit 1 and 2 of ctpp chhabra
Summary: TRIVANDRUM -- The Congress-led United Democratic Front government has sought to revive the stagnant manufacturing sector in Kerala by mooting a National Investment and Manufacturing Zone, or NIMZ, along the National Highway from Cochin to Palghat.
He later went on to become the President of the Kerala Congress in 1977 after serving as General Secretary and President of the Palghat district unit of the party and also served as the Working Committee Member of the AICC.
Tenders are invited for Divisional Railway Manager (Works) Southern Railway, Palghat 678 002.
and providing cement concrete road for staff quarters at various locations in Calicut -Mangalore section in Palghat division of Southern Railway.