• Sri Lankan Civil War
    The Sri Lankan Civil War was a conflict fought on the island of Sri Lanka. Beginning on 23 July 1983, there was an intermittent insurgency against the government by the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (the LTTE, also known as the Tamil Tigers), a separatist militant organisation which fought to...
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  • Kongu Gounder
    life. Having realized this through various experiences, a thought occurred to me to find out, atleast, how the caste I belong to- Kongu Vellalar Gounder (in Tamil Nadu) actually came into existence. The following has been highly drawn from secondary sources. * Gounders! Who are they? The Tamil...
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  • rajaraja cholan
    Who is this Raja Raja Cholan (more precisely, Raja Raja Cholan-I)? Readers who are fans of the popular Tamil novelist Kalki may be familiar with his historical novel “Ponniyin Selvan”. That novel is woven around the life of Raja Raja Cholan, also known an Arunmoli. Of course, much of the novel and...
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  • Essays
    Soils of Tamil Nadu Booklet No. 359 Soil Science SSS – 4 Contents Preface I. Geographical Situation II. Land Utilization Pattern III. Physiography IV. Climate V. Vegetation VI. Classification of Soils VII. Physico-chemical Properties of Soils VIII. Irrigation and Cropping...
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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...
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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...
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  • Shakti the Power
    Shakti the Power Shakti is a religious Hindu word derived from its script called Sanskrit. Shakti means power, but 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...
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  • Subramainaya Baharathi
    Introduction: Subramaniya Bharathi the Poet of Tamil Nationalism & Indian Freedom "He who writes poetry is not a poet. He whose poetry has become his life, and who has made his life his poetry - it is he who is a poet." - Bharathy Mahakavi Subramaniya Bharathi was born on 11 December 1882 in...
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  • Tamilnadu Power Crisis Reason
    Abstract : In this paper, I have made an attempt to study the present power situation in Tamil Nadu, a state that has attracted plenty of FDI in power critical industries. Presently, the environment is conducive for big companies to invest in Tamil Nadu. However, there are many challenges to ensure...
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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.”
    The conflict in Sri 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...
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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...
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  • Carbohydrate
    Government to divert water eastwards to Madras Presidency area (the present-day Tamil Nadu). It has a height of 53.6 m (176 ft) from the foundation and length of 365.7 m (1,200 ft). The Periyar National Park, Thekkady is located around the dam's reservoir. The dam and the river are located in Kerala, but the...
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  • Tunninni
    Paper-I Answers must be written in Tamil. Section: A Part: 1 History of Tamil Language Major Indian Language Families-The place of Tamil among Indian languages in general and Dravidian in particular-Enumeration and Distributionof Dravidian languages. The language of Sangam literature-The...
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  • History of Arakkonam
    [pic]Arakkonam Arakkonam (also "Arkonam") (Tamil: அரக்கோணம்) is a mid-sized town in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu with a population of about 77,000. This town is located in the Vellore District about 69 kilometres (43 mi) (via rail) from the state capital of Chennai. Arakkonam is...
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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...
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  • Diplomacy & Deterrence + Conflict in Multi-Ethnic Societies Notes N(a) Level Standard. #2013
    Rights - Only given to those born in Sri Lanka or whose 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...
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  • How Media Affects Society
    are through the facts it chooses to reveal, as recently seen in the case of the Tamil war in Sri Lanka. The tone in which it is presented such as the recently reported cases of Tamil protest on the streets of downtown Toronto and finally in the manner it chooses to target certain audiences, such as...
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  • Sri Lanka Genocide
    and political support. This reflects Sri Lanka's strategic significance, but also that the military, political and theocratic elites that rule Sri Lanka maintain Western domination of the economy that still follows the colonial export-oriented model (FRONTLINE). The Tamils of South India...
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  • Sri Lanka
    “One of the fundamental bedrocks of human rights is the principle that all beings are born equal” (article: the rights of ethnic and racial 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...
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  • Jaindost.Com
    The Head Grant-in-aid Section, Central Institute of Indian Languages, Hunusur Road, Manasagangotri, MYSORE. Respected Sir, Sub:- Submission of Appliction for financial Assistance to organize a 3 days Seminar on "Promotion of Tamil Language" - Reg...
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