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TN gets diaspora's help to boost school education

The Tamil Nadu government has signed a Memorandum of Agreement with the United States-based Tamil Nadu Foundation to reduce the number of school dropouts in the state's villages. The MoU was signed......

Rajapaksa's win puts Tamil diaspora in a quandry

Mahinda Rajapaksa's re-election as Sri Lankan president has come as a disappointment for the Tamil diaspora, which is still reeling from Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam rebels' defeat in the......

Jallikattu: Protests intensify, OPS ponders over options, PETA warns Centre

Protests demanding Jallikattu swelled on the streets of Tamil Nadu after agitators rejected statements by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chief Minister O Panneerselvam and the state braced for a......

Band, bajaa and masti: Indians celebrate Independence Day in New York

Thousands of Indians in traditional finery celebrated India’s 70th Independence Day at one of the largest parades outside the country with the iconic Empire State Building lighting up in......

The calculations behind Jaya's opposition to GST

With Tamil Nadu’s economy getting increasingly debt-ridden with each passing budget, any concession to the Centre on the tax front, the state government has argued, would only help forgotten......

Indian Malaysians irked with new visa ruling

A large-section of the diaspora in Malaysia is irked with a new visa ruling imposed by New Delhi, which bars tourist visa holders from re-entering India within two months of the last visit,......

Column: Bollywood's global market beckons

A WTO ruling opening up China to Hollywood should help Bollywood too, Sanjaya Baru.Bollywood is becoming big business, said the opening line of the lead story in the Business Standard last week.......

Showcasing Gujarat, abroad

Rajiv Shah's appointment as Barack Obama's Under Secretary for Research, Education and Economics reminds us that there isn't any comprehensive study of the Gujarati diaspora. Though Shah's news......

Economy to dominate Pravasi Bharatiya Divas

The state of the economy is likely to dominate the seventh annual Pravasi Bharatiya Divas events to be held in Chennai from January 7 to 9.Vayalar Ravi, Union Minister for Overseas Indian Affairs,......

Anil Ambani eyes video rental business

The Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group (R-ADAG) has chalked out a roadmap for its online and offline video rental business - BigFlicks - which works on the lines of the US video rental......

The American prof who's made a movie about India

Meet Srihari Sathe. Producer. Director. Professor. Shrihari Sathe is an Indian- American film producer based in New York City. He has worked on a range of films: Producing Dukhtar, Pakistan's......

'The new singers can't sing good'

'There were no singers like Lata, Kishore, Rafi or Mukesh. And until now, there is nobody.''Nobody with that kind of voice, nobody with that kind of brain to learn.''Not only to learn, but to......

'Indian filmmakers make art even when they aren't thinking they are making art'

'I personally consider Indian cinema as one of the most creative and powerful forms of cinematic expression in the world.' 'An average Indian film is 10 times better than a costly American......

Modern or shockingly regressive? The 2 States of mind

'2 States, for all its modern touches, is a very regressive film, deeply rooted in old fashioned values that surely make no sense in the India of 2014,' says Aseem Chhabra.An elderly gentleman I......

Is Jai Ho A R Rahman's best song?

Aseem Chhabra listens to the music played at A R Rahman's concert in New York. Also Read: Thousands flock to catch A R Rahman in actionIs Jai Ho! A R Rahman's best composition? Most Indian fans of......
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​When support for ​j​allikattu poured in from United States' Kansas

The Tamil Nadu government on Monday passed a bill to legalise ​j​allikattu, the traditional bull-taming sport in the state. Support for the... ...

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Sharad Utsav to be the theme of West Bengal's R-Day tableau

Sharod Utsav, West Bengal's biggest festival which is observed as victory of good over evil and one that symbolises woman power, will be the theme... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/sharad-utsav-to-be-the-theme-of-west-bengal-s-r-day-tableau-117012300948_1.html
Ordinance okayed, TN to play Jallikattu today

Tamil Nadu issued an ordinance on Saturday to work around the Supreme Court ban on Jallikattu. The ordinance was signed by Governor Ch Vidyasagar... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/592679/ordinance-okayed-tn-play-jallikattu.html
Modi returns Panneerselvam empty-handed

The statewide protests, demanding the lifting of ban on Jallikattu, intensified on Th­u­rsday in Tamil Nadu, after the meeting of chief minister... ...

http://www.mydigitalfc.com/news/modi-returns-panneerselvam-empty-handed-528
'Jallikattu' stir spreads to Lanka, UK and Australia

Protests demanding lifting of the ban on bull-taming sport 'jallikattu' have spread to outside India with the Tamil diaspora in Sri Lanka, Britain... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/jallikattu-stir-spreads-to-lanka-uk-and-australia-117011901061_1.html

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