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

  • A city of eastern India on the Bay of Bengal northeast of Chennai (Madras). Established by the English as a trading post in 1683, it is a health resort and processing center with a protected harbor and shipping facilities. Population: 969,000.

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  • proper n. A large city and district in India, in the state of Andhra Pradesh.

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  • VISAKHAPATNAM: A User Development Fee (UDF) of Rs. 150 per embarking passenger will be collected at the Visakhapatnam aAirport from June 15.

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  • VISAKHAPATNAM: A recording engineer (sound engineer) from the city has done Visakhapatnam and the State proud by bagging a Grammy for the best compilation soundtrack album for Slumdog

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  • VISAKHAPATNAM: After reeling under hot weather conditions for more than a month, thunderstorm activity finally kicked off in Visakhapatnam and districts of East and West Godavari in the past one week.

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  • VISAKHAPATNAM: Political parties, except the Congress, launched a joint agitation demanding creation of separate Railway Zone with Visakhapatnam as headquarters.

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  • VISAKHAPATNAM: BJP senior leader and Leader of Opposition in the Lok Sabha, Sushma Swaraj, assured party colleagues from the city to bring to the notice of the Railway Minister, Mamata Banerjee, the demand for formation of a separate railway zone with headquarters at Visakhapatnam or merge Waltair Railway Division with South Central Railway.

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  • VISAKHAPATNAM: A total of 97 of the 195 candidates from the region, who had appeared for Sol Clerk/SKT Common Entrance Examination held on January 30, have been selected in the All India merit list, according to Col Tushar Roy, Director Recruiting at the Army Recruiting Office (ARO), Visakhapatnam.

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  • VISAKHAPATNAM: A meeting of all political parties has decided to wage a people's movement with the involvement of various sections to achieve a separate Railway Zone with headquarters in Visakhapatnam.

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  • VISAKHAPATNAM: A decade after four-laning of National Highway No. 5, the portion passing through Visakhapatnam city has turned into a bottleneck, but no decision has been taken at the highest level on how to decongest it.

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  • VISAKHAPATNAM: The Pratyeka Railway Zone Sadhana Committee agitating for a special railway zone with Visakhapatnam as headquarters and routing of trains going via Duvvada to the city has planned for rail roko for six hours on Monday.

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  • VISAKHAPATNAM: The 25th Maha Kumbabhishekam, being organised jointly by the T.S.R. Seva Peetham, Visakhapatnam, and Bharata Yagna Peetham of Kakinada, will be conducted at the R.makrishna Beach here on February 12.

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