Telugu remake of “96” titled “Jaanu”

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Vijay Sethupathi-Trisha’s romantic film, 96, turned out to be one of the biggest hits in 2018 and both the actors garnered rave response for their performances. The film is currently being remade in Telugu featuring Sharwanand and Samantha in the lead roles.

“Soorarai Pottru” teaser is engaging

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Suriya starrer Soorarai Pottru’s teaser, which was released yesterday, has gone viral in social media. The film is based on Air Deccan’s founder G R Gopinath. Suriya essays the character by the name of Nedumaran Rajangam.

25th edition of ‘Saarang’ kicks off at IIT-M, Chennai

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The lush green campus of IIT-Madras has come alive with the music, dance and games for the 25th edition of Saarang, the institutes annual cultural festival which began today. The events will go on till 12 January. The institute is set to host more than 100 events and expects a footfall of 70,000 students from 500 colleges.

Vijay Sethupathi speaks about Aamir Khan film

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Actor Vijay Sethupathi confirmed that he would be making his debut in Bollywood with Aamir Khan’s Lal Singh Chaddha. The film is said to be the official remake of critically acclaimed Hollywood film, Forrest Gump, which released in 1984

Chennai lad creates health app for kids

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C B Sajan, a 10-year-old boy, from Chennai has created a health check app to raise awareness about the adverse effects of a stagnant life among kids and encourage them to live a healthy life.

Aus bushfire smoke reaches Brazil

Posted on   1:05 pm

Smoke from bushfires raging across Australia reached Brazil, an arm of the National Institute for Space Research said on Twitter. Referring to satellite images, the agency’s Department of Remote Sensing said the smoke had arrived in Brazil’s southernmost state, Rio Grande do Sul.

Dozens die at funeral of Iranian General

Posted on   12:57 pm

A stampede broke out Tuesday at a funeral for a top Iranian general slain in a US airstrike, and at least 56 people were killed and more than 200 were injured as thousands thronged the procession, Iranian news reports said.