The sequel to Dhanush-starrer Maari will go on the floors soon. Director Balaji Mohan has completed the scripting work for the film and has given the final draft to actor Dhanush. In Maari, Dhanush played a lungi-clad, moustache-twirling local don. “He will reprise the same role in the sequel. The team is waiting for Dhanush to grow back his handlebar… Continue reading "Dhanush all set to start Maari 2"
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam arrived in New Delhi this morning. He will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi to hand over a letter that would request the government to bestow the Bharat Ratna on former chief minister J. Jayalalithaa and to install a bronze statue in the Parliament complex. He will also seek financial assistance for damage caused by… Continue reading "Panneerselvam in Delhi to meet PM with multiple demands"
DMK president Karunanidhi, who is undergoing treatment in Chennai for breathing difficulty caused by throat and lung infection, is doing well, party treasurer and the nonagenarian leader’s son M K Stalin said today. Speaking to reporters, he said, “Doctors treating Kalaignar (Karunanidhi) told me that the party chief is all right and asked me not to worry.” It is said… Continue reading "Karunanidhi is doing fine, discharge soon"
Actress Pooja Umashankar of Attakasam and Jay Jay fame has entered wedlock with one Prajan David Vedhakan in Colombo. Acording to sources, it was a simple and secret wedding which saw the presence of only family members and close friends. Pooja Gauthami Umashankar, mononymously known as Pooja, is an Indian-Sri Lankan actress, who has primarily appeared in Tamil films as… Continue reading "Pooja enters wedlock"
Simbu is all set to turn a music director for his friend Santhanam. The actor will compose music for the latter’s upcoming film titled Sakka Podu Podu Raja. Santhanam posted on his online page: “Thrilled and excited to announce the #MusicDirector of #sakkapodupoduRaja in some time …. A great surprise is awaited for fans. Any guess?” Sometime later, he posted:… Continue reading "Simbu turns music composer for Santhanam"
Dr. Niruj Agarwal presented the work of the Swiss Foundation Dignitas that enables assisted suicide. He pointed out that large numbers of people from around the world had approached the facility for help. He pointed out that laws for euthanasia varied across the globe with countries like Switzerland and the Netherlands being liberal in their approach and others considering it… Continue reading "End of Life Care – Neurokrish & TRIMED host a Chennai workshop"
DMK supremo and former Tamil Nadu chief minister M Karunanidhi, who was admitted to a hospital in Chennai last night, underwent tracheostomy today. “DMK President and former Chief Minister of Tamilnadu Dr Kalaignar M.Karunanidhi, readmitted at Kauvery Hospital, Alwarpet, Chennai on 15th December 2016 with breathing difficulty due to throat and lung infection, has undergone Tracheostomy to optimise breathing.” said… Continue reading "Karunanidhi undergoes tracheostomy, ‘condition stable’"
Cyclone Vardah has re-emerged in Arabian Sea and is presently seen a low pressure area close to Lakshadweep. This will bring to Chennai and other parts, experts said. “With this, we can expect good rains over Lakshadweep region, while scattered rains will continue over Coastal and South Karnataka including Bangalore, parts of Tamil Nadu and South Andhra Pradesh,” sources said.… Continue reading "Vardah to bring rains to Chennai again"
AIADMK’s Rajya Sabha MP Sasikala Pushpa has demanded a judicial inquiry into the death of former Tamil Nadu chief minister and party supremo J Jayalalithaa. “It would too wrong to nominate Sasikala Natarjan as the general secretary of the party. Because nowhere madam (Jayalalithaa) has mentioned her name,” she told a news agency. “She has not even given her a… Continue reading "Sasikala Pushpa comes down heavily on Sasikala"
Controversial director Ram Gopal Varma has registered his new film title ‘Sashikala’. “Just registered my new film title “Shashikala” it’s the story of a very dearest closest friend of a politician and completely fictional”, RGV posted on his microblogging page. He also tweeted “Shashikala is going to be a very very sincere from the heart Tamilan love story and absolutely… Continue reading "Ram Gopal Varma to make biopic on Sasikala?"