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a member of the mixed Dravidian and Caucasian people of southern India and Sri Lanka

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the Dravidian language spoken since prehistoric times by the Tamil in southern India and Sri Lanka

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Tamil Nadu Chief Minister has requested Andhra Pradesh CM to release Tamil Nadu's share of water from Srisailam.
Yogeswaran said that the Government must ensure steps are taken to establish a separate administrative unit for the Tamils in Kalmunai before the vote in Parliament tomorrow on the no-confidence motion against the Government
The minister also suggested that the conference of World Tamil Sangam of Tamil Nadu could be embedded with the WTC.
Tension prevails as Tamil fishers were mobilising to defend themselves.
We are committed to supporting the national standards for Indian language technologies including the InScript keyboard layouts and adding the Tamil 99 keyboard is another significant step to making computing more accessible to a large number of users.
RJ Naga of 89.4 Tamil FM (right), a Dubai-based radio channel, recollects: "He is a legend in Tamil literature.
Srinivasan added, "He was a guardian for all Tamils and made a lot of important changes during his time in office.
Overall, the main factor that turned Tamil cinema into an obsolete medium has been the supremacy of the Sinhala Buddhists' racial and political ideology that severely and permanently divided the island into racial and ethnic grounds, which, at last, led to the rise of an armed struggle by the Tamils, who emerged as the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam, or the Tamil Tigers.
While the state and the law actively construct the Tamil plantation workers as moveable or disposable workers or in some cases ex-workers on plantations, the plantation Tamils have responded by actively (re)constructing their identity as makers of modern-day Malaysia.
In light of the current situation, two of the authors conducted separate research on Sri Lankan Tamil refugees' repatriation and livelihood plans, and the results of these studies provide the basis for the development of a repatriation program as a durable solution for this population.
The Tamil Tigers remain a banned outfit in Sri Lanka but some groups have in past held events in support of the rebels despite the ban.
Speaking at a seminar on IT and ITes opportunities in Tamil Nadu, chairman of Nasscom and executive vice-chairman of Cognizant R
India called on Rajapakse's government and the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) to engage "constructively" to address the needs of the region's residents, after the end of the separatist conflict that claimed over 100,000 lives.
21 -- The Free Software Foundation (FSF) in Tamil Nadu has worked hard to make the Mozilla Firefox browser available in Tamil.
The Daily News, dated 22 May 2013, has published an article entitled "Tamil Eelam Sprang from Chola Expansionism" written by W A De Silva.