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Mersal all set to become the first Tamil film to release in China

Mersal is a revenge drama set in the backdrop of corruption in the country's healthcare system. It follows the efforts of a vigilante to eliminate corrupt medical practitioners and avenge his father's death.

Mersal, Baahubali 2, Suriya's TSK dominate Twitter in 2017

Not just at the box office, even on social media south Indian films dominated the discussions this year beating Bollywood films. Baahubali 2, Mersal were the most-talked topics on Twitter in 2017.


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Mersal box office collection: Third week on but Vijay starrer refuses to slow down

Vijay's Mersal, which is directed by Atlee, is showing no sign of slowing down in Chennai, where the crowd reportedly continues to throng theaters even braving heavy rains. Mersal has also broken box office records set by blockbusters in the past.

Mersal box office collection: Vijay's film continues its dream run

Vijay-Atlee's Mersal seems to be having the perfect time at the theaters and setting new benchmarks. However, a leading distributor has claimed that the box office figures are being fudged. Here is everything you need to know about the latest Mersal figures.

Arrested man made PM Modi remark on private Facebook chat

The remarks on PM Narendra Modi were made in a private conversation on Facebook


Vijay fan arrested for posting derogatory comments against PM Modi

The arrest came after BJP district secretary K Marimuthu filed a complaint with Srivilliputhur town police.

Defamation, not at the cost of gagging free speech

The curtailment of an individual writer or author's freedom of speech and expression should never be lightly viewed. Any person who feels that his good name is being tarnished is entitled to vindicate himself by filing for damages. But to gag the press is illogical.

Madras High Court junks PIL against Mersal certification

Suggesting that the petitioner take up real issues and fight social evils instead of targeting a movie, the bench reminded that they cannot issue gag orders against those who criticise demonetisation

Ahead of Kamal Haasan's 'tell all' on Nov 7, here are his recent political statements

Amid speculation that Kamal Haasan can announce his entry into politics any moment, the veteran Tamil actor said he will make a big announcement — or "tell all"— on November 7.

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Arrested man made PM Modi remark on private Facebook chat

The allegedly abusive comments on PM Narendra Modi that landed a man in police custody were part of a private conversation on Facebook, police said. Virudhunagar SP M Rajarajan said S Thirumurugan, a 19-year-old engineering diploma holder, was picked up from Srivilliputhur town Monday based on a complaint from K Marimuthu, BJP district secretary, for his allegedly abusive […]