Thoothukudi


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Thoothukudi

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Tuticorin

(to͞o'tĭkôrĭn`), city (1991 pop. 280,091), Tamil Nadu state, SE India. An important seaport and fishing center, it has a Fishing Technological Institute and is also famous for its pearl oysters. The nearby V. O. Chidambaranar Port, formerly Tuticorin Port, opened 1974, is one of India's ten major ports. Thoothukudi was founded c.1540 by the Portuguese, captured by the Dutch in 1658, and ceded to the British in 1825.
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Summary: Thoothukudi (Tamil Nadu) [India], May 21 (ANI): The first of its kind marriage between a man and a transgender woman was registered at the district registrar office in Thoothukudi.
IANS Chennai The Madras High Court's Madurai Bench on Friday ordered the Tamil Nadu government to state the reasons, by June 6, for the May 22 police firing in Thoothukudi which left 13 persons dead.
Summary: Thoothukudi (Tamil Nadu) [India], Apr 17 (ANI): Nothing was found at Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) leader and the party's Thoothukudi candidate K Kanimozhi's residence and office in the southern port town, which were raided by the income tax (I-T) department and the Election Commission (EC) on Tuesday night, said sources.
Summary: Thoothukudi (Tamil Nadu) [India], Apr 17 (ANI): Unfazed by the Income Tax (I-T) department raids at her residence, DMK leader Kanimozhi on Wednesday said that the BJP cannot prevent her from winning in the ongoing elections.
Summary: New Delhi, Feb 18 (ANI) The Supreme Court on Monday set aside National Green Tribunal's (NGT) order of December 15, 2018, which had allowed Vedanta Limited owned Sterlite Copper plant at Thoothukudi to reopen.
Summary: Thoothukudi (Tamil Nadu) [India], Feb 18 (ANI): Sandeep Nanduri, Collector of Thoothukudi on Monday informed that Vedanta Limited owned Sterlite Copper plant will be closed permanently.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Feb 18 (ANI) The Supreme Court on Monday set aside the National Green Tribunal's December 15 order which had allowed the reopening of the Sterlite Copper plant at Thoothukudi, owned by Vedanta Limited.
Summary: Thoothukudi (Tamil Nadu) [India], Oct 26 (ANI): The Thoothukudi Magistrate Court on Thursday ordered police officials to register a case against Tamil Nadu Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Dr.