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 (mä′də-rī′, măd′yo͝o-rī′)
A city of southern India south-southwest of Chennai. It is a Hindu pilgrimage site and an educational and cultural center with varied industries.


(Placename) a city in S India, in S Tamil Nadu: centre of Dravidian culture for over 2000 years; cotton industry. Pop: 922 913 (2001). Former name: Madura


(ˈmæd yʊˌraɪ)
a city in S Tamil Nadu state, in S India. 940,989.
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Madurai police has identified killed gangsters as Mayakannan and Saguni Karthik.
A villager attempts to control a bull during the annual bull-taming festival Jallikattu in Madurai yesterday.
Madurai/Chennai: In a humanitarian gesture, Air India on Wednesday diverted a plane to make an unscheduled halt in Madurai to help rush the harvested heart of a 29-year-old brain dead man to a hospital in Chennai in time for transplant.
Indian carrier Jet Airways on Tuesday announced it has launched an additional service between Madurai and Bangalore/Chennai from 30 October 2011.
Heritage Madurai is the only hotel in South India to bag this award.
Madurai, located on the banks of the River Vaigai, is one of India's oldest cities, with a history dating all the way back to the Sangam period of the pre-Christian era.
Even though the Tamil Nadu Government recommended the transfer of the case of life threat letters to Ms Jayalalithaa to the CBI, the Jaya TV received two more threat letters on Friday, warning her against visiting Madurai on October 18.
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Summary: Madurai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Feb 3 (ANI): A major fire broke out in Tamil Nadu's Madurai Meenakshi Amman temple complex on Saturday.
The manifold increase in air passenger traffic in recent years reflected not only growth in aviation sector but also profile of those traveling by air, Mr Praful Patel said in Madurai while inaugurating the new terminal on Sunday
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