Tag Archives: Tamil Nadu
Short Film Fest First Clap To Go National Next Year
Chennai: Following the success of the first edition of First Clap, a short film contest organised by Moviebuff to unearth budding filmmakers from Tamil Nadu, the plan is to go national with the second edition of the initiative next year. Beginning December 16, 2016, more than 250 entries were rec..
Not Aware Of Any Possible Rajini-Modi Meeting: Venkaiah Naidu
Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu today said he was not aware of any possible meeting between actor Rajnikanth and Prime Minister Narendra Modi. "Rajnikanth is a great actor. Modi is a great leader. If he wants to meet the Prime Minister, there is no problem", Naidu told reporters here. He pitch..
Tamil Nadu Minister Hits Out At Rajinikanth Over Sathyaraj Row
Municipal Administration Minister S P Velumani today took a dig at actor Rajinikanth for not raising his voice against those in Karnataka for protesting against colleague Sathyaraj ahead of release of his recent film 'Baahubali.'. Speaking to reporters here, he sought to know why Rajinikanth had ..
Superstar Rajnikanth Adamantly Hints On Joining Politics
Dropping what is perhaps his biggest hint so far on joining politics, Tamil superstar Rajinikanth today asked his supporters to be ready for war when it comes, asserting the "system is rotten" and that it needs to be changed. The 67-year-old Rajinikanth, who has a demi-god status among millions o..
‘Baahubali 2’ Second Film To Mint Over Rs 100 Cr In Tamil Nadu
S.S. Rajamouli's magnum opus "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion" has officially joined the Rs 100-crore club in Tamil Nadu. It is the second film after superstar Rajinikanth's Tamil science-fiction actioner "Enthiran" to achieve the rare feat. "It took 16 days for the film to officially cross Rs 100 cr..
Driver Of Jayalalithaa’s Kodanad Estate Dies In Accident
Chennai: A former driver Kanakaraj, employed in late Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa's Kodanad Estate, died in a road accident on Saturday morning in Salem district, police said. According to the police, a car hit Kanakaraj who was riding a two-wheeler. He was taken to the hospital wher..
‘Baahubali 2’ Finally Releases In Tamil Nadu
After initial woes in Tamil Nadu, S.S Rajamouli's magnum opus "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion" finally released in the state. Regular shows commenced from 10 a.m. in select theatres. Wider release across the state started from noon, an industry source told IANS. The release was stalled on Friday..
AIADMK Party Removes Sasikala’s Posters From HQ; OPS Faction Lauds Move
Banners featuring AIADMK general secretary V K Sasikala were today pulled down from the party headquarters here, a move welcomed by the rival Panneerselvam camp. The AIADMK (Amma) faction, however, said the removal of the banners had nothing to do with the demand of its rivals. "We did not rem..
Shutdown Affects Normal Life In Tamil Nadu
Normal life was affected in Tamil Nadu due to the shutdown strike called by opposition parties in the state on Tuesday. While shops, hotels downed their shutters across the state, government buses were seen plying on the roads. Offices central/state government, public and private sector undert..
Protesting Tamil Nadu Farmers Drink Urine In Bid To Draw Government’s Attention
Grabbing eyeballs with their novel way of protest, Tamil Nadu farmers today drank urine in another desperate bid to draw the government's attention towards their plight. Over the last 39 days, they have shaved half of their moustache and head, kept mice and snakes in their mouth, conducted mock f..