Ethnic Tamils

  • Malaysian parties up the ante to get Indian votes 28-04-2013 01:14 PM

    Kuala Lumpur: Ahead of general elections in Malaysia, the 950,000-strong ethnic Indian community, mostly Tamils, is being wooed by both the ruling and opposition parties with catchy Tamil songs, pamphlets and online videos. Both sides are vying for the votes of ethnic Indians, which can play a crucial role in...
  • Malaysian PM denounces Hindraf rally as 'disruptive' 17-02-2008 03:51 PM

    Harare: Zimbabwe will play their first Test match in six years starting Thursday, with former captain Tatenda Taibu conceding that many of the problems that led to the team's voluntary withdrawal from the five-day game still persist. A boycott by senior players following a dispute with the board prompted Zimbabwe...