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London-based standup comedian Sindhu Vee, made her debut in comedy later in life than many others. Born in New Delhi, Sindhu Vee spent her childhood in India and the Philippines, before receiving degrees in Oxford, Montreal, and Chicago universities. Once upon a time, Sindhu was an investment banker, now she is firmly in the British […]

20-year-old Tamil kick-boxer Indukadevi Ganesh from rural Puthiyangar, Mullaitivu district, in northern Sri Lanka has won a gold medal in an international competition. She competed yesterday in Lahore, Pakistan, against other female fighters in the under 25s, 50-55kg category. Attracted to sports, specifically kickboxing, she found a suitable and skillful trainer at school in 2017. […]

“After a decade of experience in the fast fashion industry, I found purpose in slow fashion; upholding the ethos that we buy less, choose well and make it last.” This is British Tamil entrepreneur Lux, the founder of LoveLux London. After a decade working for brands like ASOS and Not on the high street, Lux […]

A 14-year-old inventor from Tamil Nadu is in the running to win £1 million as a finalist in “The Earthshot Prize”, an global environmental initiative launched by Prince William. Vinisha Umashankar of Tiruvannamalai, Tamil Nadu, proves you are never too young to help the environment through innovation. Aged just 14, her solar-powered ironing cart is […]

Congratulations to Jaffna born Khamshajiny Gunaratnam, who was recently elected as a member of the parliament of Norway. Best-known by her nickname Kamzy, at three years old she and her family fled to Europe as refugees from Sri Lanka’s civil war. “I became engaged with politics mainly because of the situation in Sri Lanka. It’s […]