John Vijay, who was appreciated for his performance in films such as Kabali, Kalakalappu and Mounaguru, has now tried his hand at singing. The actor has crooned a song for the film, Aaluku Padhi that has Sethu of Kanna Laddu Thinna Aasaiya fame and Shruti playing the lead. In an recent interview, on how he was roped in for Kabali,… Continue reading "John Vijay turns singer"
Close on the heels of the recent murders of two older women, living alone in the city, police have unveiled a list of measures to protect the residents, especially the senior citizens. To extend security to them, police are updating information about senior citizens, tenants, migrant labours. Additional commissioner of police, North, C Sridhar said so far, around 4,600 senior… Continue reading "Murders: Chennai police collect details of senior citizens"
Thanks to a marked improvement in her health status, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa is likely to be moved out of the critical care unit (CCU) to a private room in about three days, reports, said, quoting informed sources. According to the reports, a special room has been readied for her in Apollo Hospitals in preparation for this move and… Continue reading "Jaya to be moved out of CCU, discharged in 3 weeks"
Choreographer, actor and director Raghava Lawrence is a huge fan of Superstar Rajinikanth. And he will soon remake the thalaivar’s blockbuster Moondru Mugam. Moondru Mugam is a 1982 Tamil feature film starring Rajinikanth in triple roles as Alex Pandian, Arun and John. The film ran for 250 days in theaters. According to sources, e has already bought the remake rights… Continue reading "Raghava Lawrence to act in Moondru Mugam remake"
A heavy rainfall forecast has been issued for Tamil Nadu, including the capital city of Chennai, like last year, and the National Disaster Response Force has been kept on alert. Mylapore, Foreshore Estate and R A Puram in the city experienced heavy winds and rainfall today. Strong easterly winds are bringing rains to the coastal areas and this would continue… Continue reading "Heavy rain warning issued, NDRF teams called in"
Suriya’s upcoming film Thaana Serndha Kootam, directed by Vignesh Sivan of Naaum Rowdy Thaan fame, got an auspicious start in Chennai on Wednesday with an auspicious pooja. It’s the first time Vignesh, Suriya and Keerthy Suresh are teaming up and the combination has already raised a lot of expectations. Keerthy was officially signed on earlier this week on her birthday… Continue reading "Suriya starts Thaana Serndha Kootam"
There is a grand fight sequence in Kadamban, Arya’s next movie, in which the actor would fight with 50 elephants and 100 fighters. It would be shot in Thailand. “The fight is choreographed by stunt master Dhilip Subbarayan, and we are taking along 100 fighters from here for it,” sources said. The first look posters and the official teaser of… Continue reading "Arya’s fight with 50 elephants, 100 fighters"
A total of 139 candidates, including those from ruling AIADMK, opposition DMK and Bharatiya Janata Party, are in the fray for the November 19 election to three Assembly constituencies in Tamil Nadu as the filing of nominations ended on Wednesday. According to sources in the Election Commission, a total of 59, 36 and 44 nominations were received in Aravakurichi, Thanjavur… Continue reading "139 candidates in fray in Thanjavur, Aravakurichi & Thirupparankundram"
In a big good news to lakhss of AIADMK workers, a party senior has said Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, hospitalised for more than a month, has “progressed well” and “started living a normal life”. Speaking to reporters, party spokesperson and former minister Panruti Ramachandran exuded confidence that she will soon resume her public service. “The people are confident of her… Continue reading "Jaya started living normal life: AIADMK"
With certain sections in the media claiming that Shruti Haasan was the main reason behind the break-up of her father Kamal Haasan with Gautami, the young actress has cleared the air. “Shruti has never commented on anyone’s personal life and their decisions. For her, what matters most is standing by, loving and respecting her family – her parents and her… Continue reading "Shruti distances herself from Kamal-Gautami break-up"