Monday 18th February 2019

Canada and America

Tamil Nadu based Lydian Nadhaswaram (“Mini Maestro”) plays the piano at an incredible speed to compete for a shot to advance in the competition, on THE WORLD’S BEST, on America’s CBS Television Network. The 13-year-old captivates judges with his lightning-speed finger work on “Flight of the Bumblebee.”

How did Yamuna Sangarasivam get a chance to dance with Michael Jackson in his iconic “Black or White” video — which premiered in 27 countries to an audience of 500 million? Although she was a huge fan of the King of Pop, she never imagined that she would meet him, let alone dance a duet […]

The Cambridge Film Festival (UK) will host the international premiere of Roobha, A unique romantic tale that deals with the complexities of gender identity. Roobha, a Tamil trans-woman, struggles to find her place after being ostracized by her family. Her chance encounter with a family man, Anthony, leads to a beautiful romance. But their blissful […]

The iconic Kothu Roti was given the spotlight in the heart of Toronto on Sunday 28th July at KothuFest 2018. Now in its third year, Kothufest is an independent food festival organised by members of the Tamil & Sri Lankan communities in Canada. Making the shift from Scarborough to downtown Toronto’s Yonge–Dundas Square, the organisers […]

Today Forbes published their “30 under 30” lists, one for Europe & another for North America, featuring 1200 young stars under 30-years-old from 20 industries. From art & culture to science & entrepreneurship, the annual lists for Europe & North America are decided by experts and overwhelmingly successful individuals. Here are the influential Tamils from […]