‘Baahubali 2’ mints over $3 mn in bookings in US

Chennai |Thursday, 2017 2:15:04 PM IST

S.S. Rajamoulis magnum opus "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion" has stirred a box office storm even before release. In the US, the film has already minted over $3 million from pre-sales of tickets, accordin

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Tamil Nadu CM urges Centre not to privatise Salem Steel Plant

Chennai |Thursday, 2017 2:15:04 PM IST

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami has urged the Centre to reconsider its plan to privatise Salem Steel Plant, citing the package of incentives given by the state government to the plan

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Nobody could do what Prabhas has done for ‘Baahubali’: Rana

Chennai |Thursday, 2017 3:15:06 PM IST

Actor Rana Daggubati says that his "Baahubali" co-star Prabhas deserves more credit than anyone for his involvement because what he has done for the film is greater than any other individuals contribu

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'Dinakaran arrest not to impact proposed unification talks in AIADMK'

Chennai |Wednesday, 2017 9:45:04 AM IST

The midnight arrest of AIADMK Deputy General Secretary T.T.V. Dinakaran by the Delhi Police will not affect the proposed unification talks between the two factions in the party, said a former AIADMK p

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Banners sporting Sasikala image removed from AIADMK office

Chennai |Wednesday, 2017 11:45:05 AM IST

AIADMK cadres on Wednesday removed sidelined party General Secretary V.K. Sasikala's banners from the party office here in Tamil Nadu.

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Early kidney transplant must for children with renal failure

Chennai |Wednesday, 2017 11:45:06 PM IST

Early transplant of kidney is important for children diagnosed with advanced kidney failure, said a senior nephrologist on Wednesday at the local Kavery Hospital, where two boys underwent successful k

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Palaniswami announces compensation for 4 killed CRPF men from TN

Chennai |Tuesday, 2017 2:45:04 PM IST

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Tuesday condoled the death of four CRPF personnel from the state who were killed in a Maoist attack in Chhattisgarh and announced a solatium of Rs 20 lakh e

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Huge fan of southern cinema: Freddy Daruwala

Chennai |Tuesday, 2017 4:15:04 PM IST

Freddy Daruwala, who is making his Telugu debut with Ravi Teja starrer "Touch Chesi Chudu", says he has always been a huge fan of southern cinema for its overall "paisa vasool" entertainment factor.

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High Court restrains TN government from opening liquor outlets

Chennai |Tuesday, 2017 7:45:06 PM IST

The Madras High Court on Tuesday restrained the Tamil Nadu government from opening/reopening or relocating liquor shops along or abutting the national or state highways in the southern state for three

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'Baahubali 2' will make filmmakers feel like serial directors: RGV

Chennai |Tuesday, 2017 12:15:04 PM IST

Ace filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma on Tuesday said S.S Rajamouli's magnum opus "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion" will make most filmmakers feel like amateurs.

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Murugadoss, Shankar inspired me to be producer: Atlee

Chennai |Tuesday, 2017 11:45:04 AM IST

Well-known filmmakers such as A.R Murugadoss and Shankar inspired director Atlee to foray into production with upcoming Tamil horror-comedy "Sangili Bungili Kadhava Thorae".

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Chiranjeevi congratulates Viswanath

Chennai |Tuesday, 2017 3:45:04 PM IST

Megastar Chiranjeevi on Tuesday met and congratulated veteran filmmaker K. Viswanath for being conferred the Dada Saheb Phalke Award, the country's highest award in cinema.

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