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US agency funding unique project to boost Indian agriculture


July 16th, 2012 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) How to increase farm productivity to feed a burgeoning populace, how to use the existing farming methods and practices optimally - these and other critical ... Read more...

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Madras High Court stays trial in Sankararaman murder case


August 25th, 2011 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, August 25 (IANS) The Madras High Court Thursday stayed for eight weeks the Sankararaman murder trial being held in a Puducherry court in which two seers of the Kanchi ... Read more...

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Two more Indians head to Asia Pacific Rally Championship


June 10th, 2011 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 10 (IANS) After a lapse of nine years, two Indians will pair up to participate in the Asia Pacific Rally Championship. Sanjay Takale,42, from Pune, with Musa Sherif, ... Read more...

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Social auditing recommended for more transparency at Coimbatore convention


December 29th, 2010 - 8:17 pm ICT by ANI
Coimbatore, Dec 29 (ANI): The auditors recommended social auditing for more transparency at the two-day national convention of chartered accountants students, which began here on Wednesday.The convention, which is being organised by ... Read more...

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Review Of Thenmerku Paruvakatru: Celebrates Motherhood With Interesting Storyline


December 24th, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Thenmerku ParuvakatruDirector: Seenu RamasaamyCast: Vijay Sethupathy, Aruldas, Stills Kumar, Saranya, Vasundhra, Kadhal Sukumar, Kambam Guna, Theepetti Ganeshan.Music: N. R. Rahnandan.Rating: ***Director Seenu Ramasamy has presented a simple story with interesting twists ... Read more...

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16th Technology Summit kicks off in New Delhi


December 7th, 2010 - 8:53 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 7 (ANI): The 16th Technology Summit began here on Tuesday with Germany as the partner country.The Secretary Department of Science and Technology, Dr.T.Ramasamy, inaugurated the two-day event jointly with ... Read more...

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Ramachandra Guha to speak on makers of political tradition


October 15th, 2010 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) Historian and author Ramachandra Guha will shed light on "The Indian Political Tradition - And Those Who Made It" at the Penguin Annual Lecture 2010 at the ... Read more...

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Malaysian-Indian minister switches party


August 6th, 2010 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Aug 6 (IANS) Senator T. Murugiah, a deputy minister in the prime minister's department, has joined the Malaysian Indian Congress (MIC), the largest party of the Indians in the country. Murugiah, ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu cut up with Malaysian minister over LTTE


June 4th, 2010 - 12:27 pm ICT by IANS
By Anjali Ojha New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Police hope Malaysian Tamil politician P. Ramasamy will keep away from the upcoming World Tamil Conference in India because he is seen as ... Read more...

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Foreign workers allowed to work in Malaysia despite work permit expiry


April 21st, 2010 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
Penang (Malaysia), Apr 21 (ANI): Employers in Malaysia are allowing the foreign workers to work illegally, despite their work permits expiring, reports Star online.The Tamil Nesan quoted Suhakam (Human Rights Commission of ... Read more...

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Chief secretaries to adopt science to better people’s lives


February 1st, 2010 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) Chief secretaries from states were impressed by the scientific output of the central government and will adopt the ready to use technology products to better the lives ... Read more...

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37-hour marathon tennis match to help Haiti victims set Guinness record


January 25th, 2010 - 6:19 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan 25(ANI): Two Australians, Indian-origin Jeganathan "Jega" Ramasamy and Gavin White, have completed their endeavour to play the world's longest continuous singles tennis match in efforts to help victims in Haiti.Jega ... Read more...

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HINDRAF chief files RM 100 m libel suit against ten persons


January 1st, 2010 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Jan.1 (ANI): HINDRAF chairman P. Waytha Moorthy is suing Penang Deputy Chief Minister Prof Dr P. Ramasamy, six local media organisations and three others for RM 100 million for defamation. ... Read more...

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‘Rettaisuzhi’ to release in December


October 19th, 2009 - 12:49 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Followed by the grand success of "Eeram', director Shankar is ready with his next production "Rettaisuzhi'. If "Eeram' was a supernatural thriller, this film will be a pure family drama with ... Read more...

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Dark Deepavali for residents of Malaysia’s demolished village


October 16th, 2009 - 4:09 pm ICT by ANI
George Town, Oct. 16 (ANI): Residents of Malaysia's Kampung Lorong Buah Pala village are being forced to celebrate a dark Deepawali, as they are still to get back their cattle's lost homes, ... Read more...

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Australian state premier writes to Indian students


August 29th, 2009 - 2:30 pm ICT by IANS
By Neena Bhandari Adelaide, Aug 29 (IANS) The premier of an Australian state has taken the unusual step of writing a personal letter to each of the 4,787 Indian overseas students enrolled in ... Read more...

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Malay Indian party open to all Malaysians


May 28th, 2009 - 3:39 pm ICT by ANI
Klang (Malaysia), May 28 (AN): The newly formed Malaysian Makkal Sakthi Party (MMSP) is not exclusively for Indians and its founders hope that Malaysians of all races will join it.Pro tem secretary-general ... Read more...

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Hindraf leaders no longer a threat to Malaysia: Minister


May 21st, 2009 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
Putrajaya, May 21 (ANI): Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Mohamed Nazri Abdul Aziz has said Hindu Rights Action Force (Hindraf) leaders are no longer deemed a threat to Malaysia.The Hindraf, ... Read more...

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Penang Govt. ready to allot land for Malay Tamil schools


May 21st, 2009 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
Penang (Malaysia), May 21 (ANI): Penang Deputy Chief Minister Prof Dr P. Ramasamy has said that the Penang Government is ready to allot land for Tamil schools in Malaysia.For this, schools ... Read more...

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Hindraf leaders form a political party


May 19th, 2009 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
Klang (Malaysia), May 19 (ANI): Several Hindraf leaders in Malaysia have formed a political party, which they say is aimed at addressing the aspirations of the Indian community.Led by the Hindu ... Read more...

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New party for Malaysian Indians formed


May 19th, 2009 - 12:27 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, May 19 (IANS) Several key members of the Hindu Rights Action Force (Hindraf), banned in Malaysia, have set up Makkal Sakthi Party, the latest outfit that claims to speak ... Read more...

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Malaysian Indian Congress chief asked to explain scandals


March 2nd, 2009 - 4:54 pm ICT by ANI
Petaling Jaya (Malaysia), Mar. 2 (ANI): Penang Deputy Chief Minister P. Ramasamy has asked Malaysian Indian Congress President S. Samy Vellu to provide details about the several financial scandals linked to ... Read more...

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Malaysian Indian education body hit by scam


March 2nd, 2009 - 11:51 am ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, March 2 (IANS) A major scam followed by public airing of allegations has tarnished the image of Maju Institute of Educational Development (MIED), part of the business arm of the ... Read more...

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Malaysian Indian youth laid to rest after custody death (Lead)


January 28th, 2009 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
Puchong (Malaysia), Jan 28 (IANS) Hundreds of Malaysian Indians Wednesday bade an emotional farewell to A. Kugan, a suspected car thief who died in police custody. The custodial death in the capital ... Read more...

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Hindraf will join coalition only after its leaders are released from detention under ISA


October 13th, 2008 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur , Oct 13 (ANI): Hindu Rights Action Force (Hindraf) national event coordinator Kannan Ramasamy has reportedly said that the organisation looking after the interests of the Indians in Malaysia ... Read more...

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Hindraf unhappy over non-representation in Malay Democratic Action Party


August 25th, 2008 - 3:24 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Aug 25 (ANI): The Democratic Action Party Malaysia has been on a roll at its 15th triennial national congress, with the re-election of the old guard, unveiling of a ... Read more...

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Malaysian Indian Congress wooing HINDRAF to improving community living standards


July 28th, 2008 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, July 28 (ANI): Keen to improve Malay Indian community rights, the Malaysian Indian Congress (MIC) is seeking the support of the Hindu Rights Action Force (HINDRAF).MIC President S. Samy ... Read more...

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Another actress walks out of Tamil film set


July 12th, 2008 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 12 (IANS) Yet another actress has walked out of a Tamil movie set with a slew of complaints. Producer Tirupur Ramasamy and director Jayamurugan said in their complaint to the ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu varsity to help Australia extract drumstick oil


July 10th, 2008 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
Coimbatore, July 10 (IANS) The ubiquitous 'murungai', the popular vegetable known as drumstick, will now be used for biofuel extraction on an industrial scale. The Tamil Nadu Agriculture University (TNAU) here has ... Read more...

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Rs.49 million subsidy announced for Tamil films


July 9th, 2008 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 9 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu government Wednesday announced that 70 films were eligible for a total subsidy outlay of Rs.49.7 million during the current fiscal. The government said in a ... Read more...

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New website on Jayalalitha


July 2nd, 2008 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Nagecoil, July 2 (IANS) AIADMK chief and Tamil Nadu's Leader of Opposition J. Jayalalitha has a new website dedicated to her. The website, www.jjamma.com, set up by a part member from Nagercoil, ... Read more...

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India eyes Penang for setting up study campus


June 20th, 2008 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, June 20 (IANS) Indian educational institutions are in the race with those from South Korea and the Netherlands to set up schools and colleges in Penang, Malaysia, where there is ... Read more...

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Indian college planning to open branch in Penang


June 20th, 2008 - 2:45 pm ICT by ANI
George Town, June 20(ANI): Deputy Chief Minister II P. Ramasamy has said that an Indian International college may soon open its branch in Penang. Speaking after a briefing on the inaugural ... Read more...

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Ponni rice in patent row


June 10th, 2008 - 9:39 pm ICT by ANI
Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu), June 10 (ANI): Farmers in Tamil Nadu growing popular non-basmati rice 'Ponni' have protested vociferously over Malaysia being granted trademark rights for the rice variety.One of the Malaysia's ... Read more...

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Malaysian state government committee to study woes of Tamil schools’


May 7th, 2008 - 5:22 pm ICT by admin
Kuala Lumpur, May 7 (ANI): A Tamil education sub-committee has been created to look into the problems faced by Tamil schools in Malaysia. State education committee chairman Dr P. Ramasamy said ... Read more...

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