Haasan had made known his views against the death penalty before he entered politics. The MNM chief said the important thing was for families to change their mindset in the way they brought up boys.
The latest season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) is facing the heat amid ongoing agitations in the state. On Sunday, Superstar Rajinikanth backed the Opposition’s demand on the IPL.
At the Nadigar Sangam protest in Chennai when Rajinikanth was asked to share his thoughts on Kamal Haasan’s comments, the 67-year-old superstar insisted that Kamal Haasan is not his enemy and he will not oppose him.
While it was the Centre’s responsibility to constitute the Cauvery Management Board, the state government “cannot hallucinate that it has fulfilled its duty towards the people by just filing a contempt petition after the deadline or by holding a farcical one-day hunger strike”, Kamal Haasan said.
Shah Rukh Khan and Christopher Nolan met each other recently in Mumbai, and the former couldn’t contain his excitement at meeting the Oscar-nominated filmmaker. SRK shared a picture of himself with the director on Twitter.
This is Christopher Nolan’s first time in India and he is accompanied by his wife, Emma Thomas. The celebrated director is also accompanied by visual artist Tacita Dean. He is here to draw the attention of people towards the importance of celluloid in the digital age.
Kamal Haasan emphasised that water is a necessity for both Tamil Nadu and Karnataka. He was addressing the media in Chennai.
Meet Govindaraju, a book collector, whose stories and books pleasantly remind us of an era that we nostalgically yearn for. If you’re in Chennai and like books or cinema, his shop is a must-visit.
Kamal Haasan will soon start shooting for his next project with director Shankar. Indian 2 is a sequel to the actor-director duo’s 1996 blockbuster about an old-aged vigilante.
Sixteen people, part of a 36 member team, lost their lives in the devastating fire at Kurangani forests in the Theni district, some 500 kms away from Chennai. Of the 16 killed in the blaze , 12 were women.
Deputy Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam yesterday presented a revenue deficit budget of Rs 17,490.58 crore for 2018-19 even as it allocated crores of rupees for welfare initiatives, including free laptop for school students.
The actor-turned-politician was apparently referring to the recent incidents of assault on women in the state including the murder of a college student in Chennai a couple of days ago.
The actor-cum-politician is on a tour of Coimbatore, Tirupur and Erode districts to meet people and workers.
Rajinikanth’s baby steps towards bidding goodbye to the film industry as he prepares to take up the role of a public servant. Kamal Haasan, who has also taken the political plunge, is also fast learning the rules of engagement in the world of politics.
At one point, referring himself as ‘citizen K and not the politician’, Haasan said that some people were bringing casteism back to the state, something that the state had fought hard to push back.