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Former external affairs minister Natwar Singh has said that Rajiv Gandhi decided to send troops to Sri Lanka without consulting his own cabinet to prop up Sri Lankan President, J.R. Jayewardene against a coup following the signing of the India-Sri Lanka accord.

Then prime minister Rajiv Gandhi decided to send Indian troops to Sri Lanka in 1987 without consulting his officials, former...

Carnatic music is essentially classical music from the south of India.
Carnatic music is essentially classical music from the south of India.

Words cannot describe the beauty of Carnatic music and its essence. Generally when one listens to Carnatic music on disks or attends a musical.

94 children were charred to death in the horrific fire at Sri Krishna Middle School, Kumbakonam on July 16, 2004.

A Thanjavur court Wednesday held 10 people guilty and acquitted 11 others in the Kumbakonam school fire accident in Tamil Nadu that killed 94 children and left 18 injured in.

Tamil Nadu's Sathish Sivalingam did India proud by winning gold at the Commonwealth Games in Glosgow in the men's 77k g weight lifting event.

Tamil Nadu's Sathish Sivalingam did India proud by winning gold at the Commonwealth Games in Glosgow in the men's 77k g weight lifting event. Satish broke a Commonwealth Games record,.

The Opinion Pages
The Western Ghats Dilemma

Intellectuals from all quarters have been debating on the heavily controversial report of Dr. Kasturirangan’s High Level Working Group’s recommendations which has been agreed by

Are Hindutva Hawks Flying Again?

The latest reported observations of the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) supremo, Ashok Singhal, echo what the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) ideologue, M.S. Golwalkar, said in.

Arts
Kolam: A Tradition Combining Art and Geometry to Form Colorful Patterns

Move through the streets of any village in Tamil Nadu, India, early in the morning, and try to find a home…

Story Telling with a Message Set to Music!

Storytelling is an art form greatly revered by the Tamil people. The art of narrating tales has flourished in Tamil Nadu…

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