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Nilgiri Hills

(ˈnɪlɡɪrɪ) or

Nilgiris

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(Placename) a plateau in S India, in Tamil Nadu. Average height: 2000 m (6500 ft), reaching 2635 m (8647 ft) in Doda Betta
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Noun1.Nilgiri Hills - hills in southern India
Bharat, India, Republic of India - a republic in the Asian subcontinent in southern Asia; second most populous country in the world; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1947
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Colonial roots Just like many other hill stations in the country, Ooty too was founded by British colonials, who sought respite from the sweltering heat of the plains in the mist-clad blue Nilgiris, which is also home to the virgin Shola forests.
The two parties were in power in the Centre then but did nothing to protect the Lankan Tamils, he said campaigning for AIADMK Nilgiris Lok Sabha constituency candidate M Thiagarajan in Gudalur, in Nilgiris District.
Five private tea estates from the Nilgiris won awards for the quality of their tea production in the different tea categories: United Nilgiri Tea Estates Company Limited, Hittakal Group, Woodbriar Group, Darmona Tea Industry and Kodanad Estate.
Future Group's FMCG arm buys convenience store chain Nilgiris
20 November 2013 - India's retailer Future Group, owned by businessman Kishore Biyani, is in talks with UK buyout firm Actis Capital LLP to take full control of Bangalore-based supermarket chain Nilgiris, The Economic Times reported today citing a knowledgeable source.
Coimbatore/ Nilgiris (Tamil Nadu), June 10 ( ANI ): Former Telecom Minister and prime accused in the 2G-spectrum scam A.
I am getting addicted to my newly fond love for Nilgiris tea and am soon itching for another cup.
Professor Ramalingaswami's research career started at Nutrition Research Laboratories, Coonoor in the Nilgiris (now the National Institute of Nutrition, Hyderabad) in 1947.
and Canada has brightened up the possibility of increased shipments of Nilgiris teas to these destinations, reveals a review.
In the Nilgiris area, there are six tribal communities living here.