Sport as Social Progress: April 6, International Day of Sport for Peace and Development 2017

April 4, 2017 1:21 AMComments Off on Sport as Social Progress: April 6, International Day of Sport for Peace and Development 2017
Sport as Social Progress: April 6, International Day of Sport for Peace and Development 2017

From the Super Bowl to the World Cup to the Olympics, these and other similar events have from time and again brought various people together due to one thing: the love of sport. Sport has not only been a phenomenon that encourages us to demonstrate the best of our physical […]

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Ragavan Paranchothy, PC candidate for Markham-Thornhill by-election on April 3rd

March 29, 2017 9:51 PMComments Off on Ragavan Paranchothy, PC candidate for Markham-Thornhill by-election on April 3rd
Ragavan Paranchothy, PC candidate for Markham-Thornhill by-election on April 3rd

“International pressure ought to be ratcheted to bring the perpetrators of war crimes to justice in Sri Lanka”, says Ragavan By Siva Sivapragasam Ragavan Paranchothy, one of Canadian Tamil community’s best known personalities in the fields of TV presentation and radio broadcasting, is the Conservative Party’ choice in the upcoming […]

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Ravi Gukathasan helps to further develop Tamil studies at the University of Toronto Scarborough

February 7, 2017 9:23 PMComments Off on Ravi Gukathasan helps to further develop Tamil studies at the University of Toronto Scarborough
Ravi Gukathasan helps to further develop Tamil studies at the University of Toronto Scarborough

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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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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‘Puthiya Velicham’ (New Light)

November 9, 2016 10:20 PMComments Off on ‘Puthiya Velicham’ (New Light)
‘Puthiya Velicham’ (New Light)

Navajeevan Anantharaj has taken a noble initiative towards contributing for the betterment of Sri Lanka war survivors living for the past seven years with painful memories. The following are details about the venture undertaken by the Toronto based media professional Navajeevan Anantharaj to benefit the traumatized people living through the […]

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