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Kerala, located on the South-western tip of India, enjoys unique geographical features that have made it one of the most sought-after tourist destinations in Asia. Fondly referred to as ‘God’s Own Country’, Kerala was selected by the National Geographic Traveller as one of the 50 destinations of a lifetime and one of the thirteen paradises in the world. Wedged between the Western Ghats on the East and the Arabian Sea on the West, this narrow strip of land is a destination of a lifetime. Kerala is...

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Kerala is a state in India. It is located on the south-western region of the country. It was created on 1 November 1956, with the passing of the States Reorganisation Act bringing together the areas where Malayalam was the dominant language. The state has an area of 38,863 km2 and is bordered by Karnataka to the north, Tamil Nadu to the south and the east and the Lakshadweep Sea towards the west. Thiruvananthapuram is the capital and largest city of Kerala. Kochi and Kozhikode are the other major...

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Kerala is famous for its backwaters, which are a network of canal, rivers and deltas that drain into the Arabian Sea. The major portion of this backwater is navigable and it connects the villages lying along and it is also used for transportation of goods and people. The largest stretch of Backwater is the Vembanad Lake and the major towns around which backwater activities occur are Alleppey (often called theVenice of the East), Kumarakom and Kollam. An overnight cruise in the traditional ‘House-Boat’...

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In kerala the food is simple , fresh and easywith mainly rice , coconut and vegetables whereas in ladakh food is hot and spicy with mainly meat. Ladakh is a hill station and has very cold weather and snows in winter time however kerala is a large state and has tropical climate and is covered with trees and has very high rainfall Ladakh is a small town in J & Kwhere as kerla is a state. Ladakh is a hill station or you can say a mountain desert, is very cold place and is sarounded with mountains...

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Kerala from Sangam to Dutch Period

Introduction.  Kerala has a unique Geographical position.  Kerala has a rich culture and is the meeting point of many types of ideologies, Ideas and religious views.  Travelers, merchants and rulers visited kerala and influenced its History.  Story Behind the birth Of Kerala.  Parasurama the 6th Incarnation of Lord Vishnuthrew an axe far into the sea and commanded the sea to retreat.  The land that emerged from the waters became Kerala.  From where does the term kerala come from ? ...

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Kerala Tops National Crime Records Bureau

Kerala CPI-M leader arrested in murder case Tweet Is God's own Country, the country's crime capital? So says the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) about Kerala, the country's showpiece for human development. According to NCRB's latest annual report for 2011, Kerala ranked first in criminal activity among Indian states and union territories while the state's commercial capital Kochi held the same dubious record among Indian cities. This has provoked angry outbursts from the Kerala government...

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013 Kerala Solar Panel Scam

013 Kerala solar panel scam From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia 2013 Kerala solar panel scam involved a fraudulent solar energy company, Team Solar, in Kerala, India, which used two women to create political contacts with links even to the Chief Minister's office, duped several influential people to the tune of 70 million Rupees, by offering to make them business partners, or by offering to install solar power units for them, and receiving advance payments for the same. Contents   [hide]  1 Incident...

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swot analysis of kerala medical tourism and marketing strategy

kerala medical tourism swot analysis Promote health tourism, say US-based Malayalis By Indo Asian News Service | Friday, December 01, 2006 | 1:05:16 PM IST (+05:30 GMT) 0 Comment Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 1 (IANS) Kerala should appoint a brand ambassador to boost its health tourism industry in the US, says an umbrella grouping of Malayalis based abroad. Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 1 (IANS) Kerala should appoint a brand ambassador to boost its health tourism industry in the US, says an umbrella grouping...

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Kerala, a state situated on the tropical Malabar Coast of southwestern India, is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the country. Named as one of the ten paradises of the world by the National Geographic Traveler,[1] Kerala is famous especially for its ecotourism initiatives.[2] Its unique culture and traditions, coupled with its varied demography, has made Kerala one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world. Growing at a rate of 13.31%, the tourism industry is a major contributor...

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Post Independent india in The God of Small Things

history (40).” It is also interesting to note that English has crept into the vocabulary of the characters and there is special effort by Ammu to make sure that her children speak impeccable English. Meanwhile the political ambience, especially in Kerala as portrayed in the novel, is outwardly left-leaning and anti-Western. This seems to be an intriguing paradox in the post colonial setup. The depiction of the state machinery is also fundamental in portraying a historically “post-independent” India...

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