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Vanniyan sangam leader murder:3 more booked under Goondas Act

ust of India | Nagapattinam (TN) December 31, 2014 Last Updated at 17:51 IST Three more persons, booked in the recent murder of a top Vanniyar Sangam functionary, were today detained under the stringent Goondas Act. Police said Balraj, Tamilarasan and Vicky, ... Business Standard, 1 month ago
PTI - GOONDAS Namibia Press Agency, 1 month ago

New faces and old guard in DMK

Complaints crop up that no adequate representation is given for Vanniyars, Dalits and women Barring the units in Chennai, the DMK has completed its organisational polls for office-bearers in all districts, ensuring space for new faces along with ...
 The Hindu1 month ago

PMK Meeting to devise Strategy for Party-led Alliance

CHENNAI: Proceeding further on cobbling together a front under its leadership for the 2016 assembly elections, the Vanniyar-dominant PMK is holding a conclave of the party's State and district functionaries on December 27 and 28 to take stock of the ...
 New Indian Express2 months ago

Vanniyar youth Raped Irula Girl: Family

DHARMAPURI: Irula tribes lodged a complaint with Dharmapuri SP J Loganathan on Monday alleging that a 15-year-old girl from the community was raped by a Vanniyar youth. According to the complaint, Kumutha (name changed), resident of Palai, ...
 New Indian Express2 months ago

PMK backs Vaiko, may toe MDMK's line

the Vaiko-led MDMK quit the BJP-led NDA, the Vanniyar-dominated PMK is planning to follow suit, according to sources close to party founder S Ramadoss. We are waiting for the right moment to make the announcement, a close confidante of Ramadoss told ...
 New Delhi Pioneer2 months ago MDMK meet to discuss continuance in NDA  The Hindu2 months ago

PMK pitches against BJP over Gita

he political arm of the Vanniyar community in Tamil Nadu, took strong exception to the suggestion made by Union External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj that the Bhagawad Gita be made the national scripture. In a statement on Monday, S Ramadoss, ...
 New Delhi Pioneer2 months ago

PTI - HC-COMMUNITIES - 'Unfortunate that communites fighting one another despite socio backwardness'

HC-COMMUNITIES - 'Unfortunate that communites fighting one another despite socio backwardness' Contributed by NAMPA / PTI. Chennai, Feb 25 (PTI) The Madras High Court today observed that it was unfortunate to note that communities, despite ...
 Namibia Press Agency1 day ago Unfortunate that communities fighting one another ...  Firstpost.com20 hours ago

Dalits Hurt by Caste Clashes Compensated

CHENNAI: The State government has sanctioned Rs 1.80 lakh to each of the six Dalit families, whose houses were torched and looted in an attack by the Vanniyar community at Kolliruppu village in Cuddalore district in November last year. A ...
 New Indian Express20 hours ago Compensation sanctioned in caste clash: Tamil Nadu Government  Deccan Chronicle23 hours ago List Steps to Rehabilitate Dalits: Court  New Indian Express4 weeks ago
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Marriages in Ancient Tamil Society Not Based on Caste System, Says Professor

CHENNAI: Ancient Tamil literature of the Sangam age clearly shows that Tamil society was based on endogamous marriages and not based on caste system, professor Thamizhachi Thangapandian speaking on Sunday, on the topic Yesterday's Contribution To ...
 New Indian Express3 days ago

CMs galore

Suddenly in the last six months there is a spurt of CMs, present and potential. The CM cup is now overflowing. The abundant choice is actually fun if not for the fact that 2016 seems fixed. By God, I meant. Unless He is overruled by the courts, that ...
 News Today5 days ago
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