Though the early morning shows had to be cancelled due to financial issues, Baahubali 2 hit the screens later in the day and delighted one and all. Almost everyone who has watched the movie is raving about it, heaping rich praises on director S S Rajamouli and his team and celebrities are no exception. DMDK president and actor Vijayakanth watched… Continue reading "Baahubali 2 wows all; Vijayakanth, Dhanush watch on first day itself"
Superstar Rajinikanth, Vijayakanth and other prominent personalities of the film industry have condoled the death of Vinu Chakravathy The veteran actor, who was 72, passed away in Chennai on Thursday night. “RIP Vinu Chakravarthi… my condolences to the family,” Rajini tweeted. Only in the morning, Rajini condoled Bollywood actor Vinod Khanna’s death and said, “My dear friend Vinod Khanna… will… Continue reading "Rajini, Vijayakanth condole Vinu Chakravarthy’s death"
Desiya Murpokku Dravida Kazhagam president Vijayakanth on Sunday returned home from a private hospital in the city, where he was admitted to 10 days ago. He admitted to the private hospital in Chennai during the last week of March. A statement released by party stated that he has been admitted to undertake a general medical check-up and it is Vijayakanth’s… Continue reading "Vijayakanth back to home from hospital"
In an apparent bid to put full-stop to rumours surrounding the health condition of actor DMDK president Vijayakanth, his wife and the party’s women’s wing leader Premalatha on Thursday said he is fine and is in hospital for a routine check-up. “There is nothing to worry about Captain’s health. He is completely alright. He is in the hospital for annual… Continue reading "Update on Vijayakanth’s health"
Desiya Murpokku Dravida Kazhagam president Vijayakanth was admitted to Miot Hospitals in Chennai in the early hours of today. Confirming his hospitilisation, a statement from his party however said he was in the hospital for routine general health checkup. Requesting party workers not to visit hospital, it said that the ‘Captain’ would return from the hospital in a day or… Continue reading "Vijayakanth hospitalised, DMDK says routine check-up"
Desiya Murpokku Dravida Kazhagam president Vijaykanth has announced party candidates for polls to Thanjavur, Aravakurichi and Thirupparankundram Assembly constituencies. The polls to Thanjavur and Aravakurichi and bypoll to Thirupparankumdram will all be held on November 19, it is to be noted. The DMDK’s decision to remain the poll fray should go towards making the contest all the more interesting. The… Continue reading "Vijayakanth announces candidates for 3 constituencies"
A day after meeting DMDK president Vijayakanth in Chennai and holding ‘crucial talks’, Tamil Nadu Congress Committee president S Thirunavukkarasar has left for New Delhi to meet Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi. These developments are taking place amid reports that there are strains in the alliance between Congress and DMK. Thirunavukkarasar met Vijayakanth at the actor-politician’s party headquarters in Chennai on… Continue reading "After meeting Vijayakanth, Thirunavukkarasar meets Rahul in Delhi"
DMDK founder leader Vijayakanth and his wife Premalatha have moved the Madras High Court seeking to quash criminal defamation cases filed against them by the public prosecutor in different courts in Tamil Nadu. They said in the petition, filed pursuant to the Supreme Court direction asking them to approach the high court for remedy. Justice P N Prakash, before whom… Continue reading "Vijayakanth, Premalatha move HC for quashing defamation cases"
A Tirupur court on Tuesday issued arrest warrants against DMDK leader Vijayakanth and his wife Premalatha after they repeatedly failed to appear before it in a defamation case filed against them. The non-bailable warrant for failing to appear before the court in connection with a defamation case filed by special public prosecutor for alleged derogatory speech against chief minister J… Continue reading "Non bailable arrest warrant issued against Vijayakanth, Premalatha"
Vijayakanth’s ex-aides slam him, say he’s unfit to run party: The breakaway DMDK group, Makkal DMDK, led by former party whip V C Chandrakumar has decided to merge with the DMK. The group comprising two other heavyweights, S R Parthiban and C H Sekar, both former MLAs, formalised the merger on Monday. “With the faith that DMK alone would be… Continue reading "Vijayakanth’s ex-aides slam him, say he’s unfit to run party"