Rameshwaram

Rameshwaram: Here’s where Lord Rama worshipped Shiva

Rameshwaram: Here’s where Lord Rama worshipped Shiva

According to a legend, Lord Rama sent Hanuman to Varanasi (Kashi) to bring a Linga so that he could worship Lord Shiva before leaving for Lanka.

May 18, 2017, 11:34 AM IST

18 Tamil Nadu fishermen released

 Eighteeen of 38 fishermen from Tamil Nadu, arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy between March 21 and 26, were released by the island nation today and will be handed over to India this afternoon, officials said.

Apr 04, 2017, 10:49 AM IST
Ram Setu was built naturally or was man-made - ICHR's  pilot project to 'ascertain'

Ram Setu was built naturally or was man-made - ICHR's pilot project to 'ascertain'

Ram Setu is a continuous stretch of limestone shoals that runs from Pamban Island near Rameshwaram in South India to Mannar Island off the northern coast of Sri Lanka. 

Mar 24, 2017, 17:22 PM IST

Pregnancy termination tablets seized off Rameswaram coast

Over two lakh pregnancy termination tablets, allegedly being smuggled to Sri Lanka were seized from a country boat near Pamban here today, customs officials said.

Feb 17, 2017, 17:46 PM IST
Another 10 Tamil Nadu fishermen apprehended by Sri Lankan navy, boats seized

Another 10 Tamil Nadu fishermen apprehended by Sri Lankan navy, boats seized

The Sri Lankan Navy personnel apprehended as many as ten Tamil Nadu fishermen along with their boats at Palk Strait in the wee hours on Sunday. 

Jan 08, 2017, 12:28 PM IST
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Aug 27, 2016, 12:14 PM IST