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Coimbatore: Metropolis in Tamil Nadu, India
Coimbatore, also known as Kovai or sometimes spelt as Covai, is a city in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. It is located on the banks of the Noyyal River and surrounded by the Western Ghats. Coimbatore is the second largest city in Tamil Nadu after Chennai and the 16th largest urban agglomeration in India. It is administered by the Coimbatore Municipal Corporation and is the administrative capital of Coimbatore district.


Coimbatore engineering students develop robot for contactless care of COVID patients [Video]

Coimbatore engineering students develop robot for contactless care of COVID patients

Amid COVID-19 scare across the globe, when the best medicine is social distancing to reduce contamination, a proactive team of six undergraduate Mechatronics engineering students of a private college,..

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Locals in Coimbatore burst firecrackers to celebrate Diwali [Video]

Locals in Coimbatore burst firecrackers to celebrate Diwali

Locals burst firecrackers in Coimbatore to celebrate the auspicious festival of Diwali. Sivakasi in Tamil Nadu is major hub of manufacturing firecrackers. Several states have imposed ban on crackers to..

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Gandhi Jayanti: Coimbatore artist pays tribute to Bapu in unique way [Video]

Gandhi Jayanti: Coimbatore artist pays tribute to Bapu in unique way

An artist from Tamil Nadu's Coimbatore paid tribute to the father of the nation, Mahatma Gandhi on his birth anniversary. He remembered Bapu by drawing his sketch in a unique way. Umt Raja made Mahatma..

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Tamil Nadu: I-T dept uncovers unaccounted investment of around Rs 150 crore, searches still underway

The searches on the Educational institution and their associates, including a civil contractor began on Wednesday and were carried out in Coimbatore, Erode, Chennai and Namakkal.
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Tamil Nadu: Ahead of PM Modi's 70th birthday, BJP workers in Coimbatore offer 70 kg laddu to Lord Shiva

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19-year-old girl, preparing for NEET, commits suicide in Tamil Nadu's Coimbatore

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Coimbatore: Masks made of gold and silver on sale, shop sees high demand

Radhakrishnan, the owner of RK Jewel Works in Coimbatore, says he can make masks in 18K, 22K hallmark certified gold. He offers masks in 92.5 Sterling silver.
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Tamil Nadu: Periyar statue defaced in Coimbatore

A statue of social activist Periyar EV Ramasamy was defaced by unknown people who allegedly poured saffron colour on it.
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Textile shop customers told to self-quarantine

textile shop customers told to self-quarantine
Coimbatore: As the Balan Nagar cluster grows larger, spreading across Peelamedu and Saravanampatti, where some of the textile shop’s customers tested positive, Coimbatore collector K Rajamani has..
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Covid-19: Coimbatore based textile company develops anti-viral fabric

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Train services resume at Coimbatore Junction

train services resume at coimbatore junction
COIMBATORE: Train services resumed at Coimbatore Junction railway station on Monday after 67 days. Two special trains — Coimbatore Katpadi Express and Coimbatore Mayiladuthurai Jan Shatabdi Express..
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Asymptomatic passengers who travelled in different IndiGo flights test Covid-19 positive

"Few asymptomatic passengers who travelled on IndiGo flights were tested positive for COVID-19 on May 28. A total of 3 passengers onboard from Delhi to Jammu on May 26 tested positive for COVID-19, 6..
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IAF conducts fly-past over Delhi saluting 'corona warriors'

The military jets, including Sukhoi-30 MKI, MiG-29 and Jaguar, flew over Rajpath, Delhi's centrepiece boulevard, and then orbited over the city for around 30 minutes from 11 am. IAF is carrying out..
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KSRTC bus accident: At least 20 killed as bus collides with truck in Coimbatore

ksrtc bus accident: at least 20 killed as bus collides with truck in coimbatore
The bus was on its way to Ernakulam from Bengaluru. (ANI) At least 20 people were killed and several injured in a major accident in Tamil Nadu's Coimbatore early on Thursday morning after a Kerala..
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Tamil Nadu: 19 killed as container truck collides with passenger bus near Coimbatore

Kerala State Road Transport Corporation bus was going to Kerala's Thiruvananthapuram from Bengaluru in Karnataka, while the truck was coming from the opposite direction on the Coimbatore-Salem Highway.
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Tamil Nadu rains live: At least 15 killed, several injured after compound wall collapses in Coimbatore

The MeT department has forecast widespread rains across Tamil Nadu in the coming days.
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At least 15 killed in Tamil Nadu due to heavy rainfall; schools, colleges closed

at least 15 killed in tamil nadu due to heavy rainfall; schools, colleges closed
Chennai: At least 15 people were killed after a wall collapsed on four houses due to heavy rainfall in Tamil Nadu’s Coimbatore on Monday. The state authorities had ordered schools and colleges to..
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Class 11 girl, returning home after celebrating birthday, sexually assaulted in Tamil Nadu's Coimbatore; four held

The incident took place on November 26 when she was returning home after celebrating her birthday at a park in Coimbatore.
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Tamil Nadu: NIA searches 6 locations across 5 districts for IS links

The early morning searches were carried out at two locations in Coimbatore City, besides one location each in Sivaganga, Tiruchirapalli, Nagapattinam, and Toothukudi districts.
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ISIS case: NIA raids five places in Coimbatore

The agency had earlier conducted searches at the houses of six accused in this case on June 12, 2019, and two of them -- Mohammed Azarudheen and Shiek Hidayathulla -- were arrested
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IS module case: NIA conducts raids at 5 locations in Coimbatore

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Thursday conducted searches at five locations based on warrants issued by a special NIA court, Ernakulam, it said in a release. The suspects were being..
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NIA conducts searches in Coimbatore over terror alert

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Tamil Nadu: NIA raids 5 locations in Coimbatore as part of IS probe, laptops, mobile phones, pen-drives seized

Previously in June, NIA had arrested Mohammed Azarudeen, the alleged mastermind of ISIS Tamil Nadu module who was a Facebook friend of Sri Lankan suicide bomber Zahran Hashim.
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High alert in Coimbatore, Chennai after inputs of six terrorists entering India via sea route from Sri Lanka

The 14 major road routes that lead to Coimbatore are currently under strict vigil, while more than 1,500 police personnel have been deployed across the city.
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DGCA suspends licenses of two SpiceJet pilots

The flight (SG-6248) was operating from Coimbatore to Mumbai on July 2, 2019, when it overshot the runway while landing
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Postal service building collapses at Coimbatore railway station, 2 dead

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Around 300 Sri Lankan refugees seek Indian citizenship

Around 300 families of Sri Lankan refugees, staying in a camp on the outskirts of Coimbatore, petitioned the Tamil Nadu government seeking Indian citizenship. The Lankan nationals said they were..
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TN CM Palaniswami calls on Prime Minister Modi, discusses projects

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Tamil Nadu: NIA raid continues, more locations brought under probe based

National Investigation Agency's (NIA) raid at seven locations in Coimbatore in connection with ISIS module case continued on Thursday morning.
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NIA arrests Tamil Nadu ISIS module 'mastermind' Mohammed Azarudeen in Coimbatore

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NIA raids 7 places in Coimbatore to bust IS cell

The NIA on Wednesday raided seven locations in Coimbatore in connection with a new IS module whose leader Mohammad Azarudeen is a 'Facebook friend' of Zahran Hashim, the Sri Lankan mastermind of the..
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Sri Lanka bombings: NIA conducts raids at 7 places in Coimbatore to bust ISIS module

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Heat wave rages on; 4 elderly pilgrims die in train

Several parts of the country continued to reel under sweltering heat on Tuesday with mercury crossing the 45-degree mark, even as four elderly pilgrims travelling on a train from Agra to Coimbatore..
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Jhansi: Passengers aboard Kerala Express collapse to extreme heat, 4 dead

The bodies were taken for post-mortem from the Jhansi Railway Station, after which they will be sent to Coimbatore.
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