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A historic occasion for Canadian Tamils!

The history of Tamils migrating to Canada dates back to as early as the 1950s. In what is a historic occasion for the huge number of Tamil residents in the country, the Canadian Parliament recently voted to declare January as Tamil Heritage Month....

TamilFest claims record for street festival attendance in Scarborough

Organizers say more than 175,000 came to the three-day event on Markham Road

08/09/16 READ MORE
PHOTOS: Piece of Tamil-Canadian history unveiled at annual Tamilfest in Scarborough

Lifeboat carrying refugees 30 years ago into Newfoundland on display this weekend

08/09/16 READ MORE
Tamil Canadians Support the Establishment of Tamil Chair in Harvard University

On Sunday July 17th, 2016 the Canadian Tamil Congress hosted the Yagnaseni...

21/07/16 READ MORE
Toronto’s Tamil Fest celebration to move to Markham Road, just south of Steeles, for 2016

Tamil Fest must move, because it will keep growing.

08/06/16 READ MORE
Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on the Seventh Anniversary of the End of the War in Sri Lanka

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the Seventh Anniversary of the End of the..

18/05/16 READ MORE
First stage of Sampur (Sri Lanka) Housing Project completed with the support of Tamil Canadians.

In 2006, thousands of Tamils were forced to flee their homes in Sampur village due to...

25/03/16 READ MORE

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The Canadian Tamil Congress (CTC) is proud to announce that the proceeds from the 9th Annual Tamil Canadian Walk being held on September 10th at Thomson Memorial Park will be raised to help the resettlement efforts and build sustainable economic opportunities in the village...

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For Immediate Release October 5, 2016 "That, in the opinion of the House, the government should recognize the contributions that Tamil-Canadians have made to Canadian society, the richness of the Tamil language and culture, and the importance of Tamil heritage...

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Tamil Fest broke records in its second year, drawing over 150,000 visitors from across North America and becoming the largest event to be hosted in Scarborough. Hosted by the Canadian Tamil Congress, the annual festival took place from August 26...

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Festival Expected to Draw 150,000+ Visitors Tamil Fest, which celebrates the richness and diversity of Tamil Canadian arts, culture, cuisine, and entertainment within the Canadian landscape, will be kicking off with an opening ceremony on Friday, August 26, 2016, in...

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