• India and Her Neighbours
    the provinces the Sri Lankan troops were withdraw to their barracks in the north, the Tamil rebels were to disarm. Importantly however, the Tamil groups, notably the LTTE (which at the time was one of the strongest Tamil force) had not been made party to the talks and initially agreed to surrender their...
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  • The Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam
    The Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam Introduction The Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE), also known as the Tamil Tigers, are a terrorist organization in Sri Lanka. The LTTE is infamous for introducing the suicide bomb jacket, as well as the use of women in suicide attacks. They are blamed for...
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  • “How Far Was the Resettlement of Sinhalese Peasants to Tamil Areas a Cause of the Conflict Between Sinhalese and Tamils in Sri Lanka? Explain Your Answer.”
    Lanka was due to the various policies introduced by the Sinhalese-dominated government after independence which favoured the Sinhalese, causing the Tamils to feel that they were discriminated against. Besides the resettlement issue, there were also the citizenship rights issue and the language policy...
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  • Diplomacy & Deterrence + Conflict in Multi-Ethnic Societies Notes N(a) Level Standard. #2013
    father and grandfather born in Sri Lanka. - Indian Tamils brought to Sri Lanka by British remained stateless in Sri Lanka and were denied of basic rights (E.g Voting, Education, Housing and Job). - India decided to help Indian Tamils by holding a discussion with the Sri Lanka government and...
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  • Essays
    Throughout the 1980s Tamil opposition | The population in Sri Lanka was about 17.3 million. The majority of the population is Sinhalese, but Tamils form a minority. The Sinhalese are Buddhists while the Tamils are Hindus. There were two types of Tamils in Sri Lanka: The Sri Lankan Tamils and the Indian...
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  • topics
     TAMIL NADU OPEN UNIVERSITY GUINDY, CHENNAI – 600 025 TIME TABLE FOR JULY– 2010 TERM END EXAMINATIONS U.G. PROGRAMMES Time: Fore Noon (F/N) : 10:00 a.m – 01:00 p.m After Noon (A/N) : 02:00 p.m – 05:00 p.m FOUNDATION COURSE– OTHER LANGUAGES COMMON FOR ALL FIRST...
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  • Teaching
    Structure under CBCS (applicable to the candidates admitted from the academic year 2010 -2011 onwards) Sem. Part Course Language Course – I (LC) – Tamil*/Other Languages +# English Language Course - I (ELC) Core Course – I (CC) - Introduction to Tourism Core Course – II (CC) - Geography of Tourism First...
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  • economy of tamil nadu
    Tamil Nadu possesses the second-largest economy (2011–12) among states in India after Maharashtra.[1][2] It is the second most industrialised state next to Maharastra.[3][4] As of 2010–11, Tamil Nadu had a per capita GDP of $1,622, the sixth highest in India. Tamil Nadu's gross state domestic product...
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  • Intellectual Property Rights
    West Bengal | 2 | Aranmula Kannadi | Handicraft | Kerala | 3 | Pochampalli Ikat | Handicraft | Andhra Pradesh | 4 | Salem Fabric | Handicraft | Tamil Nadu | 5 | Chanderi Fabric | Handicraft | Madhya Pradesh | 6 | Solapur Chaddar | Handicraft | Maharashtra | 7 | Solapur Terry Towel | Handicraft...
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  • Distance Education Programmes in Tn Universities
    TAMIL NADU STATE COUNCIL FOR HIGHER EDUCATION Distance Education Programmes offered by Tamil Nadu State Universities December 2004 Distance Education Programmes offered by Tamil Nadu State Universities The need for offering of programmes by the universities through means other than the regular...
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  • 20th Century Drama
    Year – 603 / Third Year-703) SUBJECT CODE I-YEAR PART-I (Examination will be held from 2.00 P.M. to 5.00 P.M.) 510 512 513 514 515 516 I-YEAR TAMIL -POETRY AND GRAMMAR HINDI -PROSE AND DRAMA FRENCH -PROSE-1, POETRY-1, TRANSLATION & GRAMMAR MALAYALAM -POETRY AND GRAMMAR (Candidates joined during...
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  • Tamil Tigers
    campaign of terrorist acts all around Sri Lanka. The biggest enemy of the Tamil Tigers, the other way to call them, is the government of Sri Lanka. Dravidian people that were originally from the south of India are named Tamils after their own language, Tamilian. When India was still a British colony...
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  • Comparing Terrorist Networks
    insurgency to regain their lost sovereignty. What makes them a terrorist organization, however, is the tactics they use and who they use them against. The Tamil Tigers in Sri Lanka began their “freedom” fight against the Sinhalese government when they felt all democratic means at gaining autonomy had failed...
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  • Gobichettipalayam.
    History Gobichettipalayam (also known as Gobi) is a town and municipality in Erode District of Tamil Nadu state, India. Gobichettipalayam is an important town in the northwestern part of the state and is the headquarters of the taluk of the same name. It is situated at 213 metres above sea level and...
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  • Sri Lankan Civil War
    Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (the LTTE, also known as the Tamil Tigers), a separatist militant organisation which fought to create an independent Tamil state called Tamil Eelam in the north and the east of the island. After a 26-year military campaign, the Sri Lankan military defeated the Tamil Tigers in May...
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  • History of Tamilnadu
    the History of Tamil Nadu consists of the rise of the different kingdoms under the then rulers. History of Tamil Nadu is a witness to the rise and fall of the several dynasties under their able and incompetent rulers. The Chola dynasty rose in power in Tamil Nadu between the 1st and 4th centuries. Karikalan...
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  • Sri Lanka
    minorities). Sadly though there are those groups that display discrimination on the grounds of race and ethnicity. We see this vividly portrayed in the Tamil and Sinhala conflict in Sri Lanka (of religion and power). A longstanding rivalry has ensured an extremely volatile relationship. The race and ethnic...
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  • History of India - Sangam Age
    as long ago as 10,000 BCE, but most was written from c. 400 BCE to c. 400 CE. of Between 350 BCE to 200 CE, South India (mostly Tamil Nadu) was ruled by the three Tamil dynasties of Chola, Pandya and Chera. The Cholas The heartland of the Cholas was the fertile valley of the Kaveri River, but...
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  • Mangroves for Mankind
    calamities like cyclones and tsunami. Tamil Nadu reported more than 1500 deaths but surprisingly, human casualty and damage was minimal in and around Pichavaram and Muthupet mangroves. Following this, Government of India had funded massive mangrove afforestation in Tamil Nadu. Muthupet has been a major mangrove...
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  • Prospects and Retrospect of Tourism Industry in Tamil Nadu
    Prospects and Retrospect of Tourism Industry in Tamil Nadu M. Kannan Assistant Professor in Commerce, Kaamadhenu Arts and Science, Sathyamangalam. Introduction Tourism is travel for predominantly recreational or leisure purposes with a view to enhancing the knowledge and widening the...
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