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Thrissur

(trĭso͝or`), formerly

Trichur

(trĭcho͝or`), city (1991 pop. 275,053), Kerala state, SW India. It is a market for betel and cashew nuts and has industries in sawmilling, rice and oilseed milling, and cotton production. Thrissur, a district administrative center, is thought to be one of the oldest communities on the Malabar Coast. The city is known for its ancient temples and churches.
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Summary: Thrissur (Kerala) [India], Mar 27 (ANI): Well-known Malayalam writer and poet Ashita passed away at the age of 63 here at a private hospital in Thrissur on Wednesday.
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An event recreating a major Hindu temple festival of Kerala, Thrissur Pooram (festival of Thrissur), took place yesterday.
Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy inaugurated the newly-built Padma Shri C K Menon Block at the Church Mission Society (CMS) Higher Secondary School, Thrissur. Doha-based entrepreneur, C K Menon, contributed more than Rs8mn for constructing the new building at the educational institution.
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THRISSUR: The Kerala Government has announced an IT park here as part of its IT development program.
Summary: Thrissur (Kerala) [India], Dec 5 (ANI): A French investigation team on Wednesday reached Viyyur prison in Kerala's Thrissur city to interrogate Subahani Haja Moideen, a suspected Islamic State (ISIS) terrorist, in connection with the 2015 terror attacks in Paris that left 130 people dead and hundreds injured.
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Kerala construction group Skyline Builders has launched two new projects, in Thrissur and Thiruvalla.
Dubai The battle for the top four positions in the Capital-Kerala Premier League has intensified after Yogi Group Thrissur joined Dunes Kannur in joint second place on the table with eight points.