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Pud·u·cher·ry

 (po͝od′ə-chĕr′ē, -shĕr′-)
A city of southeast India on the Bay of Bengal south-southwest of Chennai. Formerly called Pondicherry, it was founded as a French trading post in 1674 and was transferred to Indian sovereignty in 1954.

Puducherry

(ˌpuːduːˈtʃɛrɪ)
n
1. (Placename) a Union Territory of SE India: transferred from French to Indian administration in 1954 and made a Union Territory in 1962. Capital: Puducherry. Pop: 973 829 (2001 est). Area: 479 sq km (185 sq miles)
2. (Placename) a port in SE India, capital of the Union Territory of Puducherry (Pondicherry), on the Coromandel Coast. Pop: 220 749 (2001)
Former official name (until 2006): Pondicherry
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Pondicherry: Institut Francais De Pondichery, Ecole Francaise D'Extreme-Orient, 2013.
de Beaulieu capitaine de vaisseaufait executer devant lui a Pondichery, Bibliotheque Centrale du Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Ms 193(1).
Other species are known from the Miocene-Pliocene Cuddalore sandstone deposits near Pondichery, India.
Among the six restaurants and bars included are Pondichery Cafe, specialising in combinations of Indian and French flavours and Jyran, featuring a classical Indian decor serving traditional North Indian cuisine.
DIAMONDS AND GLASS Besides elephants and paisleys, glass and diamonds are another theme running through the hotel, finding expression in the majestic floor-to-ceiling beverage tower in the heart of Pondichery Cafe, the all-day dining restaurant at the hotel.
SPLURGE: Eliska Scented Candle - Pondichery, pounds 35, a natural wax candle with an evocative scent of black pepper, leather, tonka bean and iris.
Many states have assured to achieve Zero Vacancy" at the earliest, Pondichery already achieved it, Gujarat assured to achieve it by March and Maharashtra by the end of this year," he added
Free Eye Screening Camp by L & T: The beneficiaries of this scheme in Kancheepuram and neighbouring villages exceeded 600 including surgical activities free of cost at Pondichery.
BCC models also shows that Assam, Haryana, Jharkand, Kerala and Pondichery, UP are efficient itself but not as a peer to any inefficient DMUs.
Prevalence of psychiatric morbidity Investigator Year Centre Location Sampling Surya (4) 1964 Pondicherry U H-H Sethi et al (9) 1967 Lucknow U H-H Dube (1) 1970 Agra M H-H Elangar et al (10) 1971 Hoogly R H-H Sethi et al (11) 1972 Lucknow R H-H Verghese et al (12) 1973 Vellore U SRS Sethi et al (13) 1974 Lucknow R 3SPS Thacore et al (14) 1975 Lucknow U H-H Nandi et al (15) 1975 West Bengal R H-H Nandi et al (16) 1979 West Bengal R H-H Shah et al (17) 1980 Ahmedabad U H-H Mehta et al (18) 1985 Vellore R S-S Sachdeva et al (19) 1986 Faridkot R H-H Premarajan et al (20) 1993 Pondichery U RS Shaji et al (21) 1995 Erankulam R H-H Sharma et al (22) 2001 Goa M SRS Investigator Tool Population Prevalence/ 1000 Surya (4) MHSQ(P) 2731 9.
Insecticide susceptibility status of some common mosquitoes in Pondichery.