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(Placename) a former princely state of S India which joined with Cochin in 1949 to form Travancore-Cochin: part of Kerala state since 1956
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(ˈtræv ənˌkɔr, -ˌkoʊr)

a former state in SW India: now a part of Kerala state.
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Briefing about the decision, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar had said that the government has decided to revive the Fertilisers and Chemicals Travancore (FACT), which is facing financial burden and bogged down with heavy borrowing.
Summary: Former royals contest Vijayan's statement that legal custodian of Sabarimala temple was the Travancore Devaswom Board
'Mall of Travancore' the largest shopping mall of the capital city, is all set to open its doors to the people of Trivandrum, adding colours to their life.
Coins from Egypt, the Hoysala era, medieval South India, Travancore and many other rare coins will be on display including the coins depicting the queens of Tranvancore.
The Travancore Devaswom Board authorities said the decision to change the name of the temple was taken at the meeting of the board on October 5.
Ramaswami Aiyar (Sir C.P), both larger-than-life figures on Travancore's stage before India's Independence.
New Delhi: Public sector lender State Bank of Travancore (SBT) today said it has raised Rs 515 crore by issuing Basel-III complaint tier-II bonds.
Indian expatriates residing in Oman can now transfer money directly to their beneficiary having account in State Bank of Travancore across borders in India through FLASHremit, a real time account credit facility.
Global Banking News-December 31, 2015--India's State Bank of Travancore to raise capital
He set up the first Ramakrishna Ashram at Haripad in Travancore and a string of ashrams in Kochi and Malabar.
In her letter, she had objected to Nadars being described as migrants in Travancore, who worked as toddy tappers under Nair landlords.