ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Chicken Biryani and the Inconsequential Brahmin

Inconsequential Brahmin M S S Pandian The Brahmin community constituting 'barely three per cent' of the population in Tamil Nadu but wielding as it does a near monopolistic control over the press, played a major role during the Lok Sabha elections in dismantling the anti-Brahminism of the Dravidian movement.

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