Kamal unveils dad’s statue

“We should respect the work we do to earn our livelihood. Nothing is inferior to another. Developing such an attitude will generate more employment opportunities,” said actor and Makkal Needhi Maiam chief Kamal Haasan today after unveiling the statue of his father and freedom fighter Srinivasan at Paramakudi. Continue Reading

Indian 2 to release after Lok Sabha elections?

The shooting for the much-anticipated magnum opus Indian 2 starring Kamal Haasan and directed by Shankar will resume after Lok Sabha elections, say sources. Reportedly Kamal has asked the film’s director Shankar to resume the shoot in May as he was busy now with election duties and campaigning for his own party Makkal Needhi Maiam. Continue Reading

Kamal’s MNM gets ‘Torch Light’ symbol

The Election Commission of India today allotted the ‘torch light’ symbol to Kamal Haasan’s Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM). The actor-turned-politician tweeted to thank the poll body and said MNM will try to be the torch-bearer of a new era of politics. Continue Reading

Kamal seeks applications from aspiring candidates

Makkal Needhi Maiam founder president Kamal Haasan today announced that cadres who are willing to contest on behalf of the party in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections can get the nomination forms from the party office in Chennai and Pollachi from Thursday. Continue Reading

Rajini to support Kamal?

Days after announcing that he will not contest in the polls, actor-turned-politician Rajinikanth on Sunday took to social media to extend best wishes to Kamal Haasan and his political party, Makkal Needhi Maiam, ahead of the general elections. In his reply, Kamla wrote, “Thanks my 40 years old friend. If good people stand with us, 40 (40 seats) is easy, Tomorrow is ours”. Continue Reading

Kamal takes a dig at Stalin

Alleging that the DMK has been copying their idea of holding grama sabha meetings across Tamilnadu, Makkal Needhi Maiam chief Kamal Haasan today said it is a surprise that only after MNM held such meetings, the DMK is conducting the same across the State. Continue Reading

Rajinikanth to attend Karunanidhi statue unveiling in Chennai

The DMK is making elaborate arrangements for the event that is to take place tomorrow as it would see the participation of who’s who of Indian politics, including former Congress president Sonia Gandhi. Continue Reading

Kamal greets ‘News Today’ as it enters 37th year of publishing

Actor-politician Kamal Haasan, who has floated a political party called, Makkal Needhi Maiam, has sent his greetings to News Today on its entering its 37th year of publication as an evening newspaper.  Continue Reading