Former MLA, senior PMK leader and firebrand Vanniyar Sangam leader ‘Kaduvetti’ J Guru died at a private hospital in Chennai on Friday. He is survived by his wife, a son and a daughter. A trusted lieutenant of party founder S Ramadoss, Guru was a fiery orator known for organising his community men. He headed the Vanniyar Sangam for long. Guru… Continue reading "Kaduvetti Guru dies, Ramadoss swoons after hearing news"
After Vadivelu announced walking out of the sequel of Imsai Arasan 23am Pulikesi, makers of the movie filed a complaint with the Tamil Film Producers Council. Now, sources say, the TFPC has decided on two options for Vadivelu- either he acts in the film without any restrictions or settles a sum of 9 crore to the production team. Reports said… Continue reading "Vadivelu given 1 week time to settle Imsai Arasan issue"
Rambha, who recently dismissed media reports which claimed a rift between her and her husband Indiran (a businessman in Canada), has now announced that she is pregnant for third time. Along with a photo of her with baby bump, she wrote: “On this very happy moment 😃I wish to share my happy news to all my loved ones around the… Continue reading "Rambha to become mom for 3rd time"
Claiming that main demand of shutting down Sterlite plant has already been met, the newly appointed Thoothukudi district collector Sandeep Nanduri has appealed to the people to cooperate with the government to restore normalcy in the district, rocked by violence for the past three days. He said that the government was seeking a permanent closure of a big copper smelter… Continue reading "TN hints at permanent closure of Sterlite plant, bandh by DMK today"
Atharvaa will be teaming up with director Sam Anton of Darling fame for an action thriller, which is likely to go on the floors later this year. According to sources, the film has been titled 100 and it will have Hansika as the heroine. This is for the first time Atharvaa and Hansika are coming together for a movie. Atharvaa,… Continue reading "Atharvaa-Hansika in 100"
Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today said that the anti-Sterlite protests in Thoothukudi were instigated by Opposition parties and anti-social elements for vested interests. Speaking to the media, he said, “The government of Tamil Nadu is taking all legal efforts to close the Sterlite Copper Plant in Thoothukudi. Section 144 was imposed so there are no untoward incidents occur. Despite… Continue reading "CM blames oppn, anti-socials for Tuticorin firing; Stalin arrested after dharna"
Many prominent citizens of Tamil film industry have expressed anguish over the firing in Thoothukudi, which has reportedly killed at least 12 people. Rajinikanth: One can’t understand why the government, which gave the nod for the plant, is not taking any action and is just watching. Kamal Haasan: The expansion (of Sterlite Copper) should not at all be allowed. If… Continue reading "What Kollywood has to say about Thoothukudi firing"
The Union Home Ministry has sought a report from the Tamil Nadu government on the circumstances leading to police firing on protesters demanding the closure of Vedanta group’s Sterlite Copper plant, which they claim had polluted ground water in the area. Meanwhile, internet services have been suspended in Thoothukudi, Tirunelveli and Kanniyakumari districts for five days, following an order from… Continue reading "TN shuts internet services in southern districts; Collector, SP transferred"
Known for making films with casteist messages, director Muthiah has now joined hands with Gautham Karthik for a movie titled Devarattam. According to sources, this film too will have casteistic references. edominantly. The director says, “Devarattam is a traditional folk art, and is very popular in villages. While the film is not about devarattam, the folk art is intrinsic to… Continue reading "Is Gautham Karthik’s next a casteist film?"
Rumours which suggested relationship between legendary actor Sivaji Ganesan’s grandson Sivaji Dev and actress and Bigg Boss contestant Suja Varunee have come true. Sivaji Dev, who is an actor and producer, stated: “To all Sujavarunee fans and my media friends, it’s my responsibility to clarify a few things to see that none of your rumours hurt or affect other people’s… Continue reading "Sivaji’s grandson confirms relationship with Suja Varunee"