• Year 11 AOS - Outsiders
    as he is wary not to upset balance of society. “Tamils: Why we get on boats” by Ben Doherty The newspaper article, “Tamils: Why we get on boats” written by Ben Doherty, brings to light the separation placed upon the members of the “isolated Tamil-dominated fishing village”. The use of “isolated”...
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  • Shakti the Power
    people in Tamilnadu and eastern Srilanka have special meaning for it. It is the heart and secret women power because women have special status in the Tamil society. It is found in every drop of female blood. Blood is a center of Shakti. People believe that every type of food we eat turns into blood (1)...
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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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  • 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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  • 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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     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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  • Singapore English
    amongst scholarly literature and within the general population, that CSE (its lexicon/syntax/etc.) is predominantly Chinese- or Malay-based and that Tamil has only had minimal influences (Leimgruber, 2009). However, little thought has been given, by the general population at least, as to why exactly this...
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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Tamil Nadu
    tamil Nadu has been ranked No 1 by the Economic Freedom Rankings for the States of India [1] Possessing the fifth largest economy (2004–2005) among states in India, Tamil Nadu is also the second most industrialised state next to Maharastra.[2] It ranks second in per capita income (2004–2005) among...
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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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  • Wind Power in India
    highest among the other top four countries. As of 31 Jan 2013 the installed capacity of wind power in India was 18634.9[2][3] MW, mainly spread across Tamil Nadu (7134 MW),[4] Gujarat (3,093 MW), Maharashtra (2310.70 MW), Karnataka (1730.10 MW), Rajasthan (1524.70 MW), Madhya Pradesh (275.50 MW), Andhra...
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  • Funny Boy
    tells us a story through the eyes of a growing Tamil homosexual boy, Arjie. By using a first person narrator, Selvadurai vividly describes Arjie¡¯s struggle to negotiate life in Sinhala-dominated Colombo. Besides, the horrible ethnic violence between Tamil and Sinhalese in Sri Lanka was also highlighted...
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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Fun Learning
    Join tamil-ulagam by sending an e-mail to tamil-ulagam-subscribe@eGroups.com Abacus abroad absent abuse academy accident accountant accurate accuse ache achievement achievement test actor actress add address admire admission admit adopt advance booking advertisement advice adviser aerobic fitness...
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