Tamil people

Baahubali 2 in Karnataka: Sathyaraj apologises to Kannadigas for his comments on Cauvery water dispute

Baahubali 2 in Karnataka: Sathyaraj apologises to Kannadigas for his comments on Cauvery water dispute

The veteran, who was reportedly under tremendous pressure to tender an apology, said that his remarks were about the Cauvery water dispute and not against the people of Karnataka.

Apr 21, 2017, 12:33 PM IST

Sri Lankan Tamils: Karunanidhi seeks UN referendum

Key UPA constituent DMK said India should press United Nations to undertake a "referendum" on the Eelam Tamils issue.

Nov 12, 2012, 09:33 AM IST

India committed to dignity of Tamils: TNA

India has assured that it is committed to and would contribute its best efforts to ensure that Tamils in Sri Lanka secured a better future.

Oct 13, 2012, 22:27 PM IST

India, Sri Lanka hold talks on nuclear safety

India tried to address Sri Lanka`s concerns on the safety measures instituted at the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant in Tamil Nadu.

Oct 12, 2012, 20:08 PM IST

Karunanidhi for self-rule for Tamils in Sri Lanka

Dravida Munnettra Kazhagam chief M Karunanidhi said that the Sri Lankan administration has never let Tamilians to live in peace.

Oct 04, 2012, 11:30 AM IST

Move to stop attacks on fishermen: Jaya, Karuna

Tamil Nadu CM J Jayalalithaa and DMK president M Karunanidhi have asked central government to take steps to stop attacks on Indian fishermen by Sri Lanka.

Aug 20, 2012, 13:20 PM IST

Marchers support Sri Lanka official in threat case

Seven lawyers have filed a case accusing minister Rishad Bathiudeen of threatening and intimidating a judge.

Jul 27, 2012, 21:34 PM IST

`Sri Lankan Tamils deported by UK were tortured`

A victim recalled that he was tortured in Sri Lanka for 17 days after being deported from Britain last year.

Jun 06, 2012, 15:44 PM IST

UK: `Tamil asylum seekers to be forcibly deported`

Dozens of Sri Lankan asylum seekers will be forcibly removed from Britain on a secretive deportation flight.

May 31, 2012, 14:21 PM IST

`Sri Lanka north not just for Tamils’

The Sri Lankan Army defeated the separatist Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam rebels after 26 years of a bloody civil war in May 2009.

May 29, 2012, 13:29 PM IST

Now, DMK pulls out of team to Sri Lanka

DMK president M Karunanidhi said that his party would not be a part of the all-party parliamentary delegation to Sri Lanka.

Apr 15, 2012, 13:44 PM IST

MPs’ visit to Sri Lanka a ‘mere waste’: MDMK

The MDMK described as ‘mere waste’ the scheduled visit of an all-party MPs’ delegation to Sri Lanka from April 16-22.

Apr 15, 2012, 13:42 PM IST

Sri Lanka celebrates Sinhala and Tamil New Year

The new year is observed by the Sinhala Buddhist community which forms 74 percent of Sri Lanka`s population and Tamil Hindu community.

Apr 13, 2012, 16:39 PM IST

India votes against Sri Lanka; resolution adopted

The US resolution in Geneva has become the driving issue in Sri Lanka`s ties with India.

Mar 22, 2012, 09:15 AM IST

Sri Lanka postwar policies threaten peace: Group

Sri Lanka`s civil war ended in 2009 when government troops crushed separatist Tamil Tiger rebels.

Mar 16, 2012, 12:31 PM IST

Sri Lanka rejects latest war crimes video

A new video aired on Britain`s Channel 4 levelled fresh allegations of war crimes against Sri Lanka`s leadership and military.

Mar 15, 2012, 15:46 PM IST

Tamil lawmakers want UN pressure on Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka`s civil war ended in 2009 after government troops crushed the separatist Tamil Tiger rebels.

Mar 15, 2012, 12:37 PM IST