2019 elections: Is Tamilnadu no more star-struck, politically?

Are film stars shooting into oblivion in the political universe of Tamilnadu? Yes, as a close watch of the electoral juggernaut rolling through the State now reveals, heroes, heroines, comedians, sidekicks and technicians from the celluloid world seem to have lost the pride of place they had in the State’s political firmament as prime influencers and party ambassadors. Continue Reading

2019 polls: Happy if Rajini campaigns for MNM, says Kamal

Addressing mediapersons at Chennai airport today, Kamal said, “When I met Rajinikanth a few weeks ago, he assured his support for us. We cannot go and request him to support us again and again. If he campaigns for us, we would be happy.” Continue Reading

DMDK in alliance: Confusion continues to reign in TN politics

The DMDK that is playing hard to get is part of the confusion. Though it has not made its stand clear, sources say it is still bargaining with the Dravidian majors. Continue Reading

Ilayaraja 75: Kamal says it was music maestro who asked him to join politics

The highlight of the ‘Ilayaraja 75’ show at Nandanam YMCA Grounds Sunday evening was actor Kamal Haasan. He chose to share the stage with Ilayaraja and croon with the orchestra some of his popular numbers from Sigappu Rojakkal till Hey Ram. Taking a trip down to the past, he shared his experiences on singing for Ilayaraja. Continue Reading

Kamal Haasan welcomes Vijay’s political entry

“We welcome actor Vijay’s intentions to enter politics,” said Makkal Needhi Maiam chief Kamal Haasan. Addressing mediapersons at Chennai airport Friday morning, Kamal Haasan, said, “There is nothing wrong in Vijay expressing his desire to enter politics.” Continue Reading