The city has come under a tight security wrap by the police for ‘Kaanum Pongal’ today. In a bid to avoid any untoward situation during ‘Kaanum Pongal’ celebration, 20,000 police personnel have been posted across the metropolis. Police have planned to provide identity cards for children to help trace those who go missing in the crowd at Marina and Besant… Continue reading "Tight security for Kaanum Pongal, 20,000 cops for Chennai alone"
It’s official at last and Vishal has announced that he would soon enter wedlock with Telugu actress Anisha Alla of Arjun Reddy fame. Anisha, who posted a picture of her with Vishal on Instagram, said, “To the start of something new. Thank you all for everything you’ve done; Been a part of my growth, my learning, my observations, my inspiration,… Continue reading "Vishal and his future wife talk about each other"
The Tamil Nadu Police, who on Sunday arrested from New Delhi two persons who were allegedly involved in a robbery in late Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa’s Kodanadu estate in the Nilgiris and had accused the incumbent CM Edappadi Palaniswamy of having links with the break at the estate in April 2017, reportedly brought them to Chennai today. The two —… Continue reading "Two men who alleged EPS’ hand in Kodanadu crimes brought to Chennai from Delhi"
Madhavan has revealed that he had to sit on a chair for 14 hours to wear make-up for his upcoming film titled Rocketry – The Nambi Effect, which is based on the life of legendary ISRO scientist Nambi Narayanan. Releasing a video on the make-up, the Alaipayuthey and Vikram Vedha actor said, “When getting in the character take 2 years… Continue reading "Madhavan wears make-up for 14 hours for his upcoming flick"
Coming down heavily on opposition parties for their efforts to form a grand alliance against the BJP, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday the BJP is here to serve the country whereas on the other side there are “opportunistic alliance, dynastic parties”. During an interaction with booth-level BJP workers from five parliamentary constituencies in Tamil Nadu, he said, “They… Continue reading "Modi interacts with TN BJP workers, asks them to focus on first-time voters"
Jiiva, who is waiting for the release of Gypsy, is all set to play legendary cricketer Krishnamachari Srikkanth in his upcoming Hindi film 1983. The film will mark his high profile debut in Bollywood. 1983 is expected to retell the events that led to the Indian cricket team’s big win in the year in the World Cup. Bollywood star Ranveer… Continue reading "Jiiva thrilled to play Krishnamachari Srikanth"
The latest buzz in K-Town is that- either Sivakarthikeyan or Dulquer Salam would play the lead role in the Tamil remake of Malayalam super hit Pavithram, which had Mohanlal in the lead. “The original, released in 1994, was a superhit film, and recently, Bollywood Badhaai Ho, also loosely based on Pavithram, did extremely well at the box office, too,” said… Continue reading "Sivakarthikeyan to remake Mohanlal movie?"
Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami Saturday denied any links with the murder of a security guard and break-in at late Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa’s Kodanadu estate bungalow in 2017, as claimed in a video release by Tehelka former Editor and said legal action would be taken against those involved in publishing such false information. Referring to journalist Samuel Mathew releasing… Continue reading "CM denies murder charges, says rivals behind allegations"
With superstar Rajinikanth’s Petta and Ajith’s Viswasam clashing at the box office by simultaneously hitting the screens on January 10, many were wondering which movie would win the reace. In Chennai, Petta grossed Rs 1.12 crore and Viswasam is said to have collected 88 lakh. But the Thala starrer took Rs 3 crore lead in Tamil Nadu. According to early… Continue reading "Petta and Viswasam: Collection updates"
The Madras High Court on Friday rejected former Minister P Balakrishna Reddy’s plea to suspend his three-year imprisonment sentence in a 1998 rioting case. Justice V Parthiban dismissed the plea by Reddy, seeking to suspend the conviction and three-year sentence till the final disposal of his appeal challenging the January 7 order of the special court. The judge said, “This… Continue reading "No relief for Balakrishna Reddy, as HC refuses to stay sentence by special court"