An extraordinary gift has been bestowed upon the Tamil community in Toronto, and individuals scattered across the rest of Canada and the world for that matter! Ravi Gukathasan, a business owner in the Scarborough area of Toronto and former alumni of University of Toronto Scarborough (UTSC), donated $2 million to […]
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By Siva Sivapragasam She was once the glamour queen of Tamil cinema and later became four times Chief Minister of...
Navajeevan Anantharaj has taken a noble initiative towards contributing for the betterment of Sri Lanka war survivors...
By Siva Sivapragasam Dr. Indrajit Coomaraswamy has been appointed as the new Governor of Sri Lanka’s Central Bank. Indrajit...
British PM David Cameron to quit premiership as UK votes against remaining in the EU Former London Mayor Boris Johnson tipped to be UK’s new Prime Minister By Siva Sivapragasam The majority of people in UK voted at a referendum for the country to leave the European Union forcing British […]Read more ›
By Siva Sivapragasam Sixty Eight year old Jayalalitha Jayaram, leader of the AIADMK and her party have been voted once again to rule Tamil Nadu, India’s largest state with a population of fifty – million. Tamil Nadu is the citadel of Tamil culture with it’s ancient temples and […]Read more ›
State Assembly will have a stronger Opposition this time By Siva Sivapragasam Proving the exit poll results wrong, current Chief Minister and onetime Bollywood’s glamour queen Jayalalitha Jayaram’s AIADMK has taken an early lead and appeared likely to retain power in India’s largest state Tamil Nadu, as the […]Read more ›
Three contestants vying for the Chief Minister’s post…… By Siva Sivapragasam The coming Tamil Nadu elections next month will see a three cornered fight between incumbent Chief Minister Jayalalitha, DMK leader and former Chief Minister Karunanithi plus cinematic idol Vijayakanth – all three vying for the Chief Minister’s post. […]Read more ›
By Siva Sivapragasam The battle for U.S. Presidency is being narrowed down to a possible race between Billionaire Donald Trump and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. The race to occupy the White House will take place this September when incumbent President Barack Obama’s two-time term ends. President Obama is […]Read more ›
Vicar General of Jaffna (2002 – 2007) Rector of St. Patrick’s College, Jaffna; (2007 to date) By Raymond Rajabalan Pope Francis has appointed Monsignor Justin Bernard Gnanapragasam as the new Bishop to the Diocese of Jaffna. He was the Vicar General of the diocese before his new appointment […]Read more ›