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Tuesday, October 27, 2020

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Nambiar Swami: A grandson’s biography that chronicles Kollywood’s greatest on-screen villain

September 16, 2019 5:37 pm

Nambiar Swami - The Good, The Bad and The Holy is a biography of M N Nambiar by the actor's grandson Dipak Nambiar. It traces Nambiar's life and his friendships with actors in the industry, particularly with M G Ramachandran and Sivaji Ganesan.

From rain sequences to Royal Enfield: How Chennai plans to save water in face of water crisis

June 26, 2019 7:45 pm

In the reality tv show Bigg Boss, hosts Kamal Haasan said he instructed the crew to avoid keeping swimming pool inside the house.

Vijay fans compare actor to Dravidian ideologues, receive flak on social media

June 20, 2019 9:53 pm

Vijay fans' carry huge admiration for the actor and respect for him is immense—so much so that they started comparing the 'Sarkar' actor with Dravidian ideologues EV Ramasamy Periyar and CN Anna Durai.

‘Paal Abhishekam’: ‘Fans stealing milk packets’ for film releases, Tamil Nadu dealers seek ban

January 24, 2019 10:00 am

With the thefts causing a huge loss to traders, the outfit representing milk dealers in the state has approached the police with three demands.

'Chennai Singapore' makers hope to popularise Singapore

September 15, 2014 12:25 pm

The makers of the upcoming Tamil romantic-comedy hope that their film will popularise Singapore as a favourite shooting destination among southern filmmakers.

Balu Mahendra: True to the spirit of ’60s,’70s, his stories were simple and visuals evocative

February 14, 2014 9:51 am

He was known in Hindi for his 1983 film Sadma.

In the Name of My Hero

September 22, 2013 5:27 am

Fandom and its changing nature in Chennai

The Man Who Wants to be Boss

September 01, 2013 10:56 pm

The rise of actor Vijay,perhaps the last of the political animals of Tamil cinema ,and a challenge that fizzled out

I'm fed up of Kolaveri Di,don't want to be associated with it anymore,says Dhanush

June 14, 2013 5:57 am

Dhanush on stalking and love,Raanjhanaa and Rajinikanth,song and sleep.

Excited to bring a remake of Aamir in Tamil: Siddharth Roy Kapur

June 12, 2013 4:15 pm

Raj Kumar Gupta's critically acclaimed debut <i>Aamir</i>,starring Rajiv Khandelwal,is getting a Tamil remake.


Happy Birthday, Thala: The times when Ajith slayed in the salt-and-pepper look

May 01, 2019 3:20 pm

Happy Birthday, Thala: One man who has not shied away from showing off his age is Tamil film industry's "Ultimate Star" Ajith Kumar who turns 48 today. Here's a look at how Thala has carried the iconic combination of salt-and-pepper look so far and charmed all.