Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa passes away

December 5, 2016 10:50 PMComments Off on Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa passes away
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa passes away

 By Siva Sivapragasam She was once the glamour queen of Tamil cinema and later became four times Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, the largest state in India. As a film heroine, her films were instant-hits since she teamed up with the swashbuckling hero MGR who was worshipped by millions of […]

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The First Generation

December 2, 2016 12:25 AMComments Off on The First Generation
The First Generation

  By: Andrea Shanmugarajah The Tamil community in Toronto is undoubtedly an interesting one – as part of a growing global diaspora that was driven out of Sri Lanka largely because of a long-standing civil war, Tamil people have managed remarkably to preserve our culture, even on the opposite side […]

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Tamil Chair in prestigious Harvard University soon……..

September 28, 2015 9:44 AMComments Off on Tamil Chair in prestigious Harvard University soon……..
Tamil Chair in prestigious Harvard University soon……..

Two Tamil philanthropists promise $ 1 million donation                                        By Siva Sivapragasam   Poet Subramania Bharathiyar’s dream that the Tamil Language should spread throughout the world (“Themathura Thamil osai ulahamellaam paravum varai seithal vendum”) takes shape when the prestigious Harvard University sets-up a Chair for Tamil, a language spoken […]

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Krishna: A review of the London debut of Krishna by Padmashree Shobana

June 6, 2015 9:34 PMComments Off on Krishna: A review of the London debut of Krishna by Padmashree Shobana
Krishna: A review of the London debut of Krishna by Padmashree Shobana

By Rajini Nathan | London, UK Amongst a sea of audience sat in anticipation at the Watford Colloseum, the stage opened with the disciples of acclaimed dancer and actress Padmashree Shobana to set the scene of the theme that is Krishna. It did not follow an exact storyline, however, the […]

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Tamil Canadian Teen Jessica Judes selected first runner up in Super Singer Junior Finals

February 20, 2015 9:44 PMComments Off on Tamil Canadian Teen Jessica Judes selected first runner up in Super Singer Junior Finals
Tamil Canadian Teen Jessica Judes selected first  runner up in Super Singer Junior Finals

Nine year old Spoorthi becomes winner and receives luxury apartment                          By Raymond Rajabalan The  grand finale of the fourth season of the Airtel Super Singer Junior show – the search for the melodious voice of Tamil Nadu  was […]

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Lizt Alfonso Dance Cuba’s New Musical “Amigas” – Canadian Tour set to turn up the heat in Markham

February 9, 2015 11:08 PMComments Off on Lizt Alfonso Dance Cuba’s New Musical “Amigas” – Canadian Tour set to turn up the heat in Markham
Lizt Alfonso Dance Cuba’s New Musical “Amigas” – Canadian Tour set to turn up the heat in Markham

Lizt Alfonso Dance Cuba’s New Musical “Amigas” Canadian Tour set to turn up the heat in Markham This fast-paced theatrical musical will have you dancing in the aisles! The latest production by Lizt Alfonso Dance Cuba, “Amigas”, heads to Ontario for a two-night engagement on February 26 and 27at the […]

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