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  • A city of south-central India northwest of Chennai (Madras). A market town, Kurnool was overrun by Muslims in 1565 and ceded to the British in 1800. Population: 267,000.

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  • proper n. Name of a district and town in Andhra Pradesh, India.


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  • KURNOOL: In a gruesome faction murder, a person identified as G. Maddileti was hacked to death and another person escaped with injuries at Pulakurthi in Kurnool district on

    The Hindu - Front Page

  • KURNOOL: CPI (M) district secretary T. Shadrak resented the delay in regularising the services of 89 multi-purpose health assistants (female) in Kurnool district despite their agitation for 25 days.

    The Hindu - Front Page

  • KURNOOL: Lightning struck dead seven persons in two different incidents near Owk reservoir in Kurnool district on Friday.

    The Hindu - Front Page

  • Nearly 24 hours after YSR's chopper went missing, it was located atop Serai Salem hill, at a distance 40 nautical miles (70 kms) east of Kurnool.

    Andhra Pradesh CM killed in chopper crash

  • This is Kurnool, a small city with big problems in the aftermath of the floods.

    CNN Transcript Oct 7, 2009

  • In another similar incident on the same day, a 17 year old plus two college student was attacked with knives by a rowdy for spurning his love at a village near Adoni town in the Kurnool district of Andhra Pradesh.

    Love turns into hate

  • Harish, who hailed from Nandyal in Kurnool district was studying civil engineering at the government polytechnic college at Anantapur, attempted suicide after he was allegedly ragged, tortured and humiliated by the seniors.

    Bullying Leads to 2 Deaths in India

  • • The Progressive Organisation of People, affiliated to revolutionary left movement, launches a temple entry movement for lower castes in Gudipadu near Kurnool in Andhra Pradesh.

    History of Naxalism according to HT

  • Jana Reddy told newsmen in Kurnool district Friday that police were on full alert to foil any attempt by Maoists to regroup in Nallamalla forest, which is spread over Kurnool and four other districts.

    Two maoists of (CPI-ML) Praja Pratighatna group killed in Andhra

  • Land acquisition is on in Kadapa and Kurnool districts for setting up the units there.

    Archive 2006-11-01


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