Rajinikanth, ahead of floating his political party, will leave for the Himalayas on Saturday on a week-long spiritual trip. Sources said he will take a flight from Chennai to Shimla tomorrow. From there, he will visit Dharmashala and Rishikesh by road. For more than a decade now, Rajinikanth has been visiting the Dunagiri area near the Himalayas to meditate in… Continue reading "Rajini heads to Himalayas"
“Vannakam.” With just one word, superstar Rajinikanth made his Facebook debut. On Instagram, posting an image from his 2016 film Kabali, the actor-turned-politician said, “Vannakam! Vandhuten nu sollu”. In both platforms, Rajinikanth got lakhs of followers soon after his joining. “Welcome to the virtual world Thalaivaaa,” commented one fan. “Facebook joined Rajinikanth,” said another. Earlier this week, Rajinikanth made headlines… Continue reading "Rajini enters Facebook and Instagram in style"
Superstar Rajinikanth unveiled a statue of former chief minister and matinee idol MG Ramachandran, at the Dr MGR Educational and Research Institute in Chennai, on Monday. After unveiling the statue, he delivered his first public address since his political entry in December last year and scored huge brownie points. “I know the political journey is not easy. It is a… Continue reading "I will fill political vaccum in TN, provide MGR regime: Rajini"
Leaders cutting across party lines and top stars Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan on Thursday greeted DMK working president M K Stalin on his 65th birthday. MDMK general secretary Vaiko said, “Stalin should live long and govern the State for a long time.” He also handed him his new book. Vaiko also vowed to safeguard and protect Stalin. Tamil Nadu Congress… Continue reading "Rajini, Kamal come together for Stalin; Vaiko’s special vow"
For the first time in his career, Anirudh Ravichander will be composing music for Superstar Rajinikanth’s next film, to be directed by Karthik Subbaraj. Sun Pictures, the producers of the movie, tweeted: “We are happy to announce that for the first time, @anirudhofficial will be composing the music for @superstarrajini’s movie, produced by @SunPictures. #SuperstarwithSunPictures.” In an earlier interaction, Karthik… Continue reading "Rajini rocks & rules in Kaala teaser"
After May this year, actor Rajinikanth is meeting his fans for six days beginning today at Raghavendra Kalyana Mandapam, an announcement that has given rise to speculations that he might finally announce his long expected political entry. Rajinikanth, who has stridden the Tamil cine world like a colossus for the past four decades and enjoys almost a demigod-like status among… Continue reading "Rajini starts meeting fans, political plans clear"
The logjam between Tamil Film Producers’ Council and the Film Employees Federation of South India (FEFSI) has seen no improvement as the strike stepped into third day today. FEFSI president R.K. Selvamani met Superstar Rajinikanth to explain FEFSI’s position on the strike as the actor’s next, Kaala, was also stopped. In a statement soon after the meeting, Rajinikanth urged both… Continue reading "FEFSI strike: Will Rajini’s words have the desired impact?"
Co-operatives Minister Sellur Raju on Sunday dared Tamil stars Kamal Haasan and Rajinikanth to join the ruling AIADMK. His ‘invitation’, however came with a rider. “If Rajini and Kamal really intend to do good to the people of the State, they should join AIADMK,” the Minister said. If Kamal points out to their mistakes after joining the AIADMK, they would… Continue reading "Minister invites Rajini, Kamal to join AIADMK"
The team of Rajinikanth’s upcoming film Kaala, produced by his son-in-law Dhanush’s production company Wunderbar films, has sought one week time from the Madras High Court to reply on plagiarism charges. When the case by Rajasekaran, alleging that the story of Kaala was his, came up for hearing before fourth additional city civil court, judge Ilangovan wanted to know the… Continue reading "Kaala case: Court gives one week time to Rajini"
Superstar Rajinikanth, who was in the United States for the past couple of weeks for health check-up, returned to Chennai on Monday night. He was accompanied by his elder daughter Aishwarya R Dhanush and the ‘thalaivar’ was seen in his usual activeness. Now that he has returned, he will resume shooting for his upcoming flick Kaala, besides discussing political plans… Continue reading "Rajini back in Chennai"