IANS, Chennai | Tuesday January 14, 2014
A pongal dish that is in red, black, yellow and brown! Pumpkin, beetroot and wheat pongals!Well, it certainly is interesting as for Tamilians the world over, the pongal dish normally means two types - cream-coloured ven pongal which is light on the s...
India | Press Trust of India | Friday November 15, 2013
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh by deciding to skip the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in Sri Lanka has respected the sentiments of people of Tamil Nadu, Shipping Minister G K Vasan has said.
Chennai | Express News Service | Tuesday December 27, 2011
Inaugurating the year-long celebrations to mark the 125th year of Srinivasa Ramanujan at a function here, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said there is a general perception in society that the pursuit of maths did not lead to attractive career possibil...
India | Press Trust of India | Monday September 26, 2011
A mountain flight to view Mount Everest at the conclusion of a business conference ended in a tragedy for a group of eight city-based builders when their plane crashed in Nepal on Sunday.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday August 26, 2011
US Vice-Consul Maureen Chao, who was caught in a row for her remarks of "dirty and dark" Tamilians, has decided to leave India.
Top Stories | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 18, 2011
A US diplomat at the Chennai consulate, who was caught in a row over her remarks of "dirty and dark" Tamilians, has enrolled herself in a cultural sensitivity course.
India | NDTV Correspondent and Agencies | Saturday August 13, 2011
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has demanded an apology from a US diplomat, caught in a row after her remarks of "dirty and dark" Tamilians. The AIADMK chief has said that US vice-counsul should withdraw the remark and apologise. In a speech at the SRM University, US vice-consul Mauree...
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 13, 2011
A US diplomat was caught in a row after she called Tamilians "dirty and dark" prompting the American Consulate here to term them as "inappropriate".
World | Nitin Gokhale | Wednesday April 29, 2009
Caught in Sri Lanka's 25-year old war, displaced time and time again from their homes, the Tamilians have forgotten what is called home.
Diaspora | Swati Maheshwari | Wednesday April 29, 2009
In London, hundreds of Tamilian activists staged protests outside the Indian High Commission shouting anti-India slogans.
World | Press Trust of India | Friday April 17, 2009
The US called on the Rajapaksa Government to come out with a proposal to engage Tamilians in a power-sharing arrangement dialogue.