Eelam Tamil Refugees in Malaysia01/29/15
During the visit to Malaysia, Maheswaran Prabaharan visited the school - TFM CLC and met the Executive Programme Director of CHILD, Dr Kuna Iynkaran. Dr Kuna Iynkaran was talking about Eelam Tamil Refugees in Malayasia and their children's...
Queesland Election – An analysis
Queensland State election will be held on Saturday 31 January 2015. Queenslanders will choose either the incumbent Liberal/National government led by Premier Campbell Newman or Labor party led by Annastacia Palaszczuk. M Pathmanathan, a keen...
Senior federal Cabinet Ministers have been forced to defend Prime Minister Tony Abbott's ability to handle the top job. The decision to make Prince Philip a knight of the Order of Australia without consultation is attracting critics who doubt...
Three astronauts die in Apollo 1 tragedy
In 1967 three American astronauts die when fire engulfs the Apollo capsule on its launch pad at Cape Kennedy. Explains Raj, our correspondent in India. ( 1967ம் ஆண்டு அப்பொலோ 1 விண்வெளி வீரர்கள் மூவர் கென்னடி விண்வெளி மையத்தில் தமது விண்கலத்தைப்...
"You don't have to read all the books you buy" !!
In the long history of publishing in Tamil, Crea has a unique place. For a little over 41 years Crea has excelled in publishing seminal work, translations, and a practical Tamil-English dictionary. The force behind Crea is writer and publisher,...
Brisbane Pongal Festival 2015
Brisbane Thaai Tamil School and Tamil Association Queensland is jointly organizing Pongal Festival 2015 in Brisbane. Mrs. Saradha Ravichandran explains more…. Date: 31 January 2015 from 3:00 until 09:00 PM (Saturday)(பிரிஸ்பேர்னில் நடைபெறவுள்ள பொங்கல்...
Edward Jenner(17 May 1749 – 26 Jan 1823)
Kalaththuli is a compilation of historic incidents, memorable events, Australian past, Tamil history and heritage and more. (பழைய உலக நிகழ்வுகள், தடம் பதித்த சம்பவங்கள், ஆஸ்திரேலியாவின் வரலாறு, தமிழர் தொடர்பான பதிவுகள். இவைகள் இடம் பெறும் காலத்துளி...
First “Super Star” Music Director – Part 2
Mr S V Venkatrmaan is seen as the first Super Star music director in Tamil cinema. Explains Thirumalai Moorthy, an expert in Tamil cinema. (தமிழ்த் திரையுலகின் முதல் நட்சத்திர இசையமைப்பாளர் என்று புகழப்பெறும் எஸ்.வி.வெங்கட்ராமன் அவர்கள், பழைமைக்கும்...
Asylum seekers legally detained on Customs vessel, High Court rules
The High Court has found the government didn't act illegally when it detained 157 Tamil asylum seekers aboard a Customs boat for almost a month. The case was mounted by a man named only as C-P-C-F who was aboard the vessel which de...(கடந்த வருட June...
Order of Australia recipient Dr Nadana Chandran
On Australia Day 2015, a Tamil from Sydney is honoured with the Order of Australia AM Medal for significant service to the international community through humanitarian outreach programs, particularly health care and medical training. Associate...
A Medal for 75 year old person's hard work
Mr Saravanamuthu Poonampalam who is living in Canbarra Kaleen suburb and working in IP Australia for 19 years had received Public Service Medal on Australia Day. Our program producer Selvi produces this feature about Mr Poonampa...(ஜனவரி 26ம் திகதி...
Tamils Celebrate Australia Day in Sydney
Maheswaran Prabaharan visited the Australia Day Thamilar Onrukoodal 2015 venue in Sydney and filed this report. (சிட்னி வாழ் தமிழர்கள் ஒன்று கூடி, குழந்தைகள் முதல் பெரியவர்கள் வரை எமது பாரம்பரிய விளையாட்டுகளுடன் வேறு பல விளையாட்டுகளையும் விளையாடி...
Kids' education costs a struggle for migrant families
Students across the country begin heading back to school this week after the lengthy Christmas holidays. But for some children from newly arrived migrant families the coming school year could be filled with hardship. Many are strugglin...(கிறிஸ்மஸ்...
Ramalinga Swamy (5 Oct 1823 – 30 Jan, 1983)
Ramalinga Swamy was one of the most famous Tamil Saints and also one of the greatest Tamil poets of the 19th century. Raysel records the Saints philosophy and teachings. (பிற உயிர்களையும் தம் உயிர் போல் பாவிக்கும் கருணை உள்ளம் கொண்டவராக விளங்கியவர்...
They regret for not learning Tamil
Dr Seetha Lakshmi, Associate Professor in Asian Languages and Cultures (ALC), National Institute of Education of Nanyang Technological University in Singapore. She visited Australia to deliver a speech at the first Australian Tamil Teachers...
Why no Tamil in Tertiary level in Australia?
NSW Federation of Tamil Schools is organised the first Australian Tamil Teachers Conference on Sunday (25 Jan) at University of Western Sydney Parramatta Campus in Sydney. The participants and key note speaker Dr. Ken Cruickshank, Associate...
Corporatising Hindutva is their agenda
Dr.R.Thirunavukkarasu, Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology in Central University, Hyderabad, analyses the current Tamil Nadu and Indian politics. (தமிழ் நாட்டில் அரசியல் காட்சிகள் மாறுகின்றன. எனவே கூட்டணிக் களங்களும் மாறுமா? இந்திய ஆளும்...
How to care for your Foliage Plants
Medicinal plants have been identified and used throughout human history. Plants have the ability to synthesize a wide variety of chemical compounds that are used to perform important biological functions, and to defend against attack from...
Harry Melbourne, creator of the Freddo Frog, dies at age 94
Kalaththulli is a compilation of Historic incidents, memorable events, Australian past, Tamil history and heritage and more. In this episode, Kulasegaram Sanchayan focuses on an Australian icon, Freddo Frog Chocolate. Harry Melbourne, creator...
We are not here to make a living; this is our country
Susai Banjamin, Solicitor and Barrister, Public Notary and Councilor for Blacktown City Council, has been preselected by Labor party to contest in Seven Hills constituency in NSW. Susai shares his life story and articulates his vision for the...
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