'Translation of Tamil classic Tirukkural into Mandarin over'

 Tamil Nadu government today said the translation of Tamil classic 'Tirukkural', which was penned by saint-poet Tiruvalluvar, into Mandarin has been completed.

Sep 01, 2015, 21:14 PM IST

Govt to organise online essay competition on Tiruvalluvar

An online essay competition which encourages students to learn the life and works of famed Tamil poet-saint Thiruvalluvar would be held this month, Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani on Wednesday said.

Jan 07, 2015, 14:59 PM IST

Ferry service to Vivekananda rock resumes

With the seas turning calm after a 10 day gap, the ferry service to Vivekananda rock and Tiruvalluvar statue resumed Wednesday, officials said.

Jan 16, 2013, 13:29 PM IST

New chapter in TN-K`taka ties as Tamil poet`s statue unveiled

Unveiling a sort of statue diplomacy, Tamil Nadu and Karnataka on Sunday buried 18 years of bitterness when the bust of renowned saint-poet Tiruvalluvar
was opened in Bangalore by Chief Minister M Karunanidhi.

Aug 09, 2009, 23:48 PM IST