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No Tamil? No problem! You have an option of not writing Tamil exams now

High Court exempts non-Tamil students from writing Tamil language exam

Published on 1st March 2017
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Srivatsan Sankaran, the man behind Madras Photo Bloggers, will be taking you on a photo walk through Koyambedu Market. Ready?

Chennai photographer Srivatsan Sankaran, is organising a photo walk in Koyambedu Market on October 15. What do you stand to gain? Learning how to take awesome photos and some fruit!

Published on 2nd October 2017
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This young interior designer from Coimbatore is recycling old wood and is using it to make houses

This 24-year old Nivedhithaa Ramaswami Coimbatore-based interior designer loves bringing a classic touch to her designs using recycled wood

Published on 11th October 2017
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Kamal Haasan just jumped on the Harvard Tamil Chair bandwagon. Here's everything you need to know about the Chair and the men behind it

In a worldwide campaign, Tamilians are going all out to get the Tamil language and establish a Chair at one of the world’s top universities, Harvard. Will they raise enough money in time?

Published on 16th November 2017
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Remembering Amma: Five awesome Jaya films that every millennial MUST WATCH

Go online, find a pirate site or go scround around in old DVD rental places till you've got a copy of these movies and then binge watch 

Published on 5th December 2017
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To Surname or not to surname: The NEET question all the students are asking

Students in Tamil Nadu are finding the application process for the NEET exam an uphill task especially when it comes to whether or not they should spell out their whole surnames or stick to initials 

Published on 23rd February 2018
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University of Madras is a model for the country: President Ram Nath Kovind

He said this while delivering the 160th convocation address at the Madras University, adding that no other university in the country can boast the fact that six former presidents studied there 

Published on 5th May 2018
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This queer Tamil student's comic Puu is smashing gender and religion stereotypes. Check it out!

Nabi's 'Puu' is a web-comic series about sexuality, gender, race, language, religion and its collective politics. But above all, 'Puu' is a story of unabashed love

Published on 17th July 2018
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Pondicherry University writes to MHRD for granting 25 per cent reservation to Puducherry students

At present 35 per cent of the seats in all subjects are occupied by Puducherry students, claimed the Vice Chancellor

Published on 1st December 2018
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Come March, new Tamil dictionaries are likely to hit the stands

Three dictionaries — contemporary Tamil dictionary, students' literary Tamil dictionary, and a dictionary of Tamil equivalents for words from other languages will be launched by March 2019

Published on 26th December 2018
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Meet Narthaki Nataraj, the first-ever transwoman recipient of the Padma Shri award

54-year-old Narthaki Nataraj opens up about dance and being the first transwoman to receive a Padma Shri award

Published on 26th February 2019
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This girl was awarded a State Award for her literary contributions to Tamil

Nila Saravanaraja has taken painstaking efforts to translate Tamil literature's greatest novel into the world's second most widely spoken language

Published on 5th June 2019
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Why we're so turned off by Bharathiyar's saffron turban: Did the orange fall too far from the tree

Writers and academics debate on Bharathiyar's understanding of Hindusim and if his saffronised turban wasn't very far from the truth

Published on 24th June 2019
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Tamil film Pariyerum Perumal finds its way into the legendary Konar Tamil Urai

The Konar guide book has been a deeply cherished book for students since the 1940-50's and the film Pariyerum Perumal just became one of the answers to a question in the book

Published on 27th June 2019
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After Sanskrit vs Tamil furore, TNSCERT drops entire chapter from Class 12 textbook

The fifth unit of the English book said that the origin of Tamil language is 300 BC, while Sanskrit’s origin was mentioned as 2,000 BC.

Published on 1st August 2019

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