Tamils

The Tamil people, also known as Tamilar (Tamil: தமிழர், romanized: Tamiḻar, pronounced [tamiɻaɾ] in the singular or தமிழர்கள், Tamiḻarkaḷ, [tamiɻaɾxaɭ] in the plural) or simply Tamils (), are a Dravidian ethno-linguistic group who trace their ancestry to the South Indian state of Tamil Nadu, Union territory of Puducherry or to Sri Lanka. Tamils constitute 5.9% of the population in India (concentrated mainly in Tamil Nadu), 15% in Sri Lanka, 6% in Mauritius, 7% in Malaysia and 5% in Singapore. Tamils, with a population of around 76 million and with a documented history stretching back over 2,000 years, are one of …

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RCIS · 25 April 2022 English

2022/4 Abstract Using the Political Opportunity Structure thesis as the analytical framework, this paper examines the political participation and representation of the South Asians and the Chinese in the Great …

congregate in Brampton and Mississauga, while Sri Lankan Tamils concentrate in eastern Toronto (mainly in Scarborough)


Mixed Migration Centre · 15 April 2022 English

While Iran and Pakistan have historically hosted the largest numbers of Afghan refugees and migrants in the world, xenophobia and discrimination in those countries are reported to be on the …

crisis In late March, 16 Sri Lankan nationals, all Tamils from the Jaffna and Mannar regions, reached Tamil


Jamestown Foundation · 8 April 2022 English

These (proselytization) and he discussed the “military-backed monks,” however, are not history of Islam, challenged the theories of necessarily local to the villages where they atheism, communism and capitalism, are …

and South Indians are joining IS. For example, Tamils overseas, the threat is not just radical Indian


DPG · 6 April 2022 English

the Government of India was consistently supportive of the realization of the aspirations of the Tamils of Sri Lanka for equality, justice, peace and dignity within the framework of a united Sri Lanka

supportive of the realization of the aspirations of the Tamils of Sri Lanka for equality, justice, peace and dignity


DPG · 6 April 2022 English

the Government of India was consistently supportive of the realization of the aspirations of the Tamils of Sri Lanka for equality, justice, peace and dignity within the framework of a united Sri Lanka

supportive of the realization of the aspirations of the Tamils of Sri Lanka for equality, justice, peace and dignity


VR · 31 March 2022 Maltese

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VR · 29 March 2022 English

For this the most recent birthday was selected to participate purpose, the questions in the survey tested the in the survey. [...] effect of misinformation, trust in authorities and the …

Sinhala, Tamil (Sri November 2021. Lankan Tamils and Hill Country Tamils),1 and Muslim communities, which are monitoring. 1 Sri Lankan Tamils are described to distinguish them from Hill Coun- try Tamils, who consist mainly various ways: as ‘Indian Tamils’, ‘Indian-origin Tamils’ or ‘plantation Tamils’. Members of the community typically identify themselves as malaiyaha Tamils (Hill Country Tamils). This community is also largely situated vaccine confidence and Sri Lankan Tamils, 3% were Hill Country Tamils and uptake in Sri Lanka. The campaign


DPG · 6 March 2022 English

DPG is deeply committed to the growth of India’s national power and purpose, the security and prosperity of the people of India and India’s contributions to the global public good. …

Lanka’s “own interest that the expectations of Tamils in Sri Lanka for equality, justice, peace and dignity


CEPA · 25 February 2022 English

The second step included an analysis of the discursive practices of the interviewees, i.e., discourses and genres from which they drew on when answering the questions – this allowed the …

through to be one of a minority ethnic group – Tamils and murals, shape youth ethno-religious identities medium, art, is used to disseminate state for the Tamils in the North and East of the island poignant political www.dailymirror.lk/news-features/New-street-art- Tamils. New Delhi: Sage Publications. trend-Drawing-t


DPG · 6 February 2022 English

DPG is deeply committed to the growth of India’s national power and purpose, the security and prosperity of the people of India and India’s contributions to the global public good. …

China’s ‘soft-power blitzkrieg’ on Sri Lanka’s Tamils rings alarm bells in India February 5, 2022, South 165850/chinas-soft-power-blitzkrieg-sri-lankas-tamils-rings-alarm-bells Sri Lanka gets urgent $500 million


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