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Chinese AI and India’s National Security

Financial Express 06 Dec 2022
It is often reported that Chinese mobile phones which are freely available in India pose a threat to national security. Follow Us. By Lt Gen P R Shankar (R) ... One does not comprehend it ... China ... You could also ask – what is Bharatanatyam and you will get the answer ‘Bharatanatyam is a classical dance form that originated in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.

Be it north or south, people of India are one: Sitharaman

The Times of India 05 Dec 2022
Kashi Tamil Sangamam is ... Speaking on the occasion, Arimalam Padmanabham, professor of Music and Theatre, Central Institute of Classical Tamil, expressed his views on the topic of ‘Knowledge forms in Drama and Music’and presented a song by Bharathiyar -‘Thean Madurath Tamil Osai’.

Prioritise regional languages in court activities, says Union Law Minister Rijiju

The Telegraph India 02 Dec 2022
Hailing Tamil as a classical language, he described it as "handsome" and said the common people of Tamil Nadu must be able to do whatever they want, however they want to practice -- the lawyers, the judges, the common people -- and that the common language must be Tamil.

Bhasha Utsav salute to Subramania Bharati

The Telegraph India 30 Nov 2022
The Tamil Nadu government has rejected the NEP and set up its own committee to frame a “State Education Policy... Gnanasundaram, former vice-chairman of the Central Institute of Classical Tamil, said the Centre was sincerely trying to promote harmony among Indians who speak different languages.

Shiva’s next 'Kaasethaan Kadavulada' to release on December 23

The Times of India 30 Nov 2022
The remake of the old Tamil classic 1972 movie, which features Shiva, Yogi Babu, Karunakaran, Priya Anand, and Urvashi in the lead roles is all set to hit the screens on December 23, 2022.

Books on literaryclassics in differentlanguages on display

The Times of India 28 Nov 2022
A large range of books in and English on a plethora of subjects are on display and for sale at the stalls being operated at Kashi courtesy All India Council for Technical Education, National Book Trust, Central Institute of Classical Tamil and Central Institute of Indian Languages.

With Pushpak turning 35, Kamal Haasan fondly remembers the silent comedy

The Times of India 28 Nov 2022
The film, which was released as Pesum Padam in Tamil, hit screens on November 27, 1987. Marking the 35th year of the cult classic, Kamal Haasan has shared a note about it, fondly remembering the film and its director ... Thank you Kamalji for taking us down the memory lane." ... .

Uttar Pradesh: ‘Periyar’ spanner in Centre’s Kashi-Tamil love fest

The Telegraph India 27 Nov 2022
He expressed shock at Adityanath’s claim at the inauguration that the “two languages — Sanskrit and Tamil — arose from Shiva’s two-faced damaru, describing as “absurd” the attempt to accord equal status to these two classical languages from a religious-mythological perspective.

Tamil scholar ‘Avvai’ Natarajan dies at 86The scholar was admitted at a private hospital in ...

Deccan Herald 22 Nov 2022
'Avvai' Natarajan, a renowned Tamil scholar and a multi-faceted personality who headed the prestigious Thanjavur Tamil University for three years, passed away here on Monday ... He was also associated with the Central Institute of Classical Tamil, which was formed after Tamil was declared a classical language in 2004 by the then UPA-I government.

Tamil scholar Avvai Natarajan passes away

The Times of India 22 Nov 2022
Art Panorama of Tamils’is one of his famous works. The vice-chancellor of Tamil University from 1992 to 1995, he was also vice-chairman of the Central Institute of Classical Tamil in 2014 and received the Padma Shri award in 2011 ... Born to Tamil ...

PM Modi describes Kashi, Tamil Nadu as timeless centres of culture and civilisation

Hindustan Times 19 Nov 2022
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday described his parliamentary constituency Varanasi (Kashi) and Tamil Nadu (TN) as timeless centers of culture and civilisation ... Ignoring Tamil will be a great disservice to the nation, he said ... PM released books on Tirukkural (a classic Tamil language text) and Kashi-Tamil culture.

Governor vs govt face-off intensifies in Kerala, Telangana, Tamil Nadu; DMK calls for Ravi's sacking

India TV 09 Nov 2022
Tamil Nadu's SPA seeks Governor Ravi's sacking ... In the past, he has made similar "communal remarks like praising sanatana dharma, communalising the jewel of Tamil literature – the Thirukural (a classical collection of couplets on various aspects of life) & denouncing Dravidian heritage and Tamil pride.

DMK, allies petition President Murmu for 'sacking' Tamil Nadu Governor

Deccan Chronicle 09 Nov 2022
In the past, he has made similar "communal remarks like praising sanatana dharma, communalising the jewel of Tamil literature � the Thirukural (a classical collection of couplets on various aspects of life) & denouncing Dravidian heritage and Tamil pride ... Yet, such a situation prevails in Tamil Nadu," the signatories alleged.

Travel guide: Tips to keep in mind when planning a trip to South India

Hindustan Times 07 Nov 2022
Here’s a travel itinerary that will unravel for you a scrumptious mix of culture and splendour, deliciously untasted. (Also read. Rural Tourism ... 1. How to reach. ... 2 ... The Nilgiri Mountain Railway, running from Ooty to Coonoor in Tamil Nadu, a classic remnant of colonial times, is one of the best ways to enjoy the Western Ghats in all their lush splendour.

Tamil Nadu: Hindi only not ok please

The Times of India 04 Nov 2022
The Centre's funding for Hindi and Sanskrit is 22 times more than what is allotted for classical regional languages ... The Centre’s funding for the Central Institute of Classical Tamil (CICT), the foremost institute of research on classical Tamil, has gone down by 56%.

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