from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A town of southeast India north of Chennai (Madras). It is a major port and market center. Population: 378,000.

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


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  • NELLORE: For Maoists, Nellore seems to be a shelter zone and a place to fall back and regroup, if the history of the past few decades is any indication.

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  • NELLORE: About ten companies including the manufacturers of rocket spare parts would be established near Sriharikota in Tada mandal in Nellore district, said Tirupati MP Chinta Mohan.

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  • NELLORE: The Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) will provide 3rd Generation (3G) services to the customers in Nellore town from March 30.

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  • NELLORE: In yet another case, miscreants struck at Sindhu Silver Jewellery in Kota town in Nellore district on Tuesday night and took away - Articles related to Frame policy on unauthorised religious structures, Supreme Court tells States

  • NELLORE: A teacher, P. Subba Rao (37), allegedly committed suicide by jumping under a running goods train in Nellore city on Wedesday.

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  • NELLORE: The annual 'Rottela Panduga' will be organised from December 27 to 31 on the banks of river Penna in Nellore city.

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  • NELLORE: The All-India Junior Major Ranking Tournament under16 and 19 for boys and girls was started at A.C. Subbareddy Stadium in Nellore on Wednesday.

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  • NELLORE: The Integrated Tribal Development Agency (ITDA), NGOs - United Nations International Children Emergency Fund (Unicef) and Hindustan Latex Family Planning and Promotion Trust (HLFPPT) launched a two-day training programme for the teachers of Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalayams (KGBVs) of Nellore, Chittoor and Kadapa districts here on Thursday.

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  • On a monthly basis at least 7 or 8 being replaced, to get the ethos of the company ingrained in smaller places like Nellore is going to be a challenge, says Charu Sharma, chief operating officer.

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  • /Associated Press A fisherman looked towards the Bay of Bengal as he stood on a boat at Mypadu beach in Nellore district, Andhra Pradesh, on Monday.



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