Sky-rocketing onion prices affect many

Soaring onion prices have left everyone fuming from Kashmir to Kanyakumari. Onion prices have touched an all-time high in Chennai with one kilogram of the vegetable being sold for Rs 150 at the Koyambedu wholesale market. And, what is more shocking is one kilogram of small onions is priced up to Rs 180. Continue Reading

J Jayalalithaa ennum naan…

Come tomorrow, it’s three years since former Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa passed away. But her legacy and influence still continue in Tamilnadu politics. Continue Reading

Review: ‘Azhiyatha Kolangal 2’ – Emotional drama

Balu Mahendra’s ‘Azhiyatha Kolangal’ (1979) is one of the cult classics in Tamil cinema. And when filmmaker MR Bharathi chose to come out with a movie as a tribute to Balu Mahendra, he has appropriately named it ‘Azhiyatha Kolangal 2’ Continue Reading

‘I am staunch believer’, says RJ Balaji

RJ Balaji, who started his career as radio jockey, made his mark as comedy actor and then went on to do supporting roles in prominent films. Last year, he turned solo lead with the film ‘LKG’, which received acclaim from the audience. He is all set to make his directorial debut with his next film, ‘Mookuthi Amman’. He will direct the movie along with NJ Saravanan. Interestingly, Nayanthara will be playing the lead role in the flick. Continue Reading

Rajini, Kamal to come together?

Actor Rajinikanth who is all set to announce his political party soon is likely to join hands with his good friend Kamal Haasan in his journey. Continue Reading

Celebs speak to ‘NT’ about their love for pets

Lucky are those who have a pet as a best friend. Pets love you unconditionally without expecting anything in return. They bring joy and happiness to the entire family. Celebs of Tamil film industry are not far behind when it comes to having a pet, especially dogs. Samantha along with her hubby Naga Chaitanya recently shared photos and videos of her puppies named Hash Akkineni and Drogo Akkineni. Arun Vijay’s bonding with his dog and Trisha’s love for her pets are widely known in the industry. Continue Reading

Five films of ‘Ulaga Nayagan’ that deserved better reception

A day to cherish for Kamal Haasan fans. And come tomorrow he turns 65. In his career spanning six decades, he has come out with several hundred films in various languages, winning a bag full of awards nationally and internationally. An actor, dancer, director, screenwriter, producer, playback singer and lyricist, he has many firsts to his credit from Kalathoor Kannama to Vishwaroopam 2. Continue Reading

Italian model Giorgia Andriani speaks to ‘NT’ about ‘Karoline Kamakshi’

Giorgia Andriani, a popular Italian model, is making her acting debut in Tamil with a web series ‘Karoline Kamakshi’. The action-comedy is said to be about two officers, Interpol’s Karoline and CBI’s Kamakshi, who have opposing personalities but come together to hunt down a dangerous mafia don. Continue Reading