Tamil language

Madras University plans Spoken Tamil course

Last year, a few nationalized banks approached the university to train its non-Tamil speaking employees in the language to help them interact with their customers better.

published on : 25th May 2022

Railway staff in TN should learn Tamil: Ashwini Vaishnaw

This will ensure smooth operation of trains, says Vaishnaw, inspects railway infra works

published on : 21st May 2022

Governor wants Tamil spread beyond Tamil Nadu

Tamil is an enormously rich and ancient language that must be spread far and wide, said Governor RN Ravi on Monday.

published on : 17th May 2022

'Namma Ooru Thiruvizha’ to be organised in more TN cities

Rs 6 crore Will be spent to organise Namma Ooru Thiruvizha, a grand folk arts festival held in Chennai recently, in Coimbatore, Madurai, Trichy and Tirunelveli 

published on : 6th May 2022

Southern Railways criticised for spelling Coimbatore wrong in Tamil

A senior official of Coimbatore railway station said that he will look into the issue.

published on : 29th April 2022

For the love of Tamizh: How this expert pieces together puzzle of Keezhadi

During the final year of his MA Tamil course in 2005, he brought out his second book Udaipadum Manase.

published on : 24th April 2022

Pilot recites Tamil poem on flight, clip viral

In the video, the pilot, identified as Priya Vignesh, can be  seen reciting a Tamil poem for the passengers. 

published on : 17th April 2022

International Mother Language Day: Tamil poet Bharathiyar's descendant makes language matter

The beginner’s course will lay the foundation for anyone to write and speak basic Tamil.

published on : 21st February 2022

TN police exams to have mandatory Tamil paper

The Tamil Nadu Uniformed Services Recruitment Board (TNUSRB) announced on Wednesday that a Tamil paper will be mandatory in the police recruitment exams in the State. 

published on : 3rd February 2022

FinMin PTR to banks: Use Tamil in all interfaces

He stressed that bank officials, who are deployed in frontline desks and helpline desks, should be conversant in Tamil.

published on : 25th January 2022

TNPSC’s inclusion of general Tamil in exams opposed

Currently, exams for group II and II A posts have got a preliminary paper on general studies and aptitude for 300 marks and a main paper.

published on : 28th December 2021

Students must study engineering in Tamil: Anna University V-C

The VC stressed that people can learn other languages, but should first learn and promote their mother tongues.

published on : 24th November 2021

Make Tamil an official language: CM MK Stalin to Union government

Chief Minister MK Stalin demanded that the Union government take steps to make Tamil one of the official languages of the country.

published on : 15th November 2021

Nearly 10k students seek to do B.Sc agri/horticulture course in Tamil

The rank list will be released on November 2, after which the dates will be announced for the first phase of counselling.

published on : 21st October 2021

Zomato staff kicks up Hindi debate; fired, later rehired

Food aggregator, Zomato, came under fire on Tuesday after a person from Tamil Nadu tweeted about the company’s customer care agent chiding him for not knowing Hindi.

published on : 20th October 2021
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