But equality of opportunity to all to the exclusion of political and language rights has alienated the Tamils.
Direct State involvement is needed as conditions are unfavorable for self-employment and entrepreneurial development schemes.
India needs to act on facts, not guesstimates and passionate rumors," says Prof.Neeraj Kaushal of Colombia University.
Chauvinism should not underlie a language movement. The aim should be to create cohesion, empathy and respect for all languages.
The national anthem had been an issue in South Asian countries in varying degrees.
The book suggests that Sri Lanka’s foreseeable future will be a fascinating interplay of continuity and change and therefore, well worth watching.
Why no overtures will be made to Tamils and Muslims by the SLPP until after the parliamentary elections .
Rajinikanth’s pro-BJP and RSS leanings are a cause of concern for the Tamil political class as most Tamils support the Dravidian parties.
TNA MP Sumanthiran reminded President Gotabaya that all previous Presidents had pledged to solve the issue through devolution of power.
Vatican City, January 2 (Reuters) - Pope Francis apologized on Wednesday for having angrily slapped a woman’s arm when she had grabbed hold of his hand and yanked him toward her, saying he had lost his patience and set a “bad example”. His unusual apology came after he used his first homily of the new year to denounce violence against...