Crime thriller about Pollachi sex scandal

Udukkai is a crime thriller that is inspired by the shocking Pollachi sex scandal, says filmmaker Balamithran.
Produced by BMR Film Factory, the movie features Vipin, Umar, Sanjana Singh, Ankitha, Lakshmi and Valeenaa in the lead roles. Continue Reading

Story about a spooky bungalow

Dana Naidu, a theatre personality from London, has been roped in to play the lead in a horror thriller titled Khyla. Directed by Bhaskar Srinivasan, the movie is set in a spooky bungalow. Dana Naidu plays a writer who visits the place for a research. Her weird encounters with evil spirits forms the crux of the movie. Continue Reading

‘Monster’ is about ‘rat’ race

Monster is a hilarious entertainer based on real life incidents with rats, said filmmaker Nelson Venkatesan. Starring S J Suryah and Priya Bhavani Shankar in the lead roles, the movie has music by Justin Prabhakaran. Continue Reading

Shariq Hassan speaks about his passion and career

“I aspired to be behind the camera, fortunately or unfortunately I happen to be in front of it now,” said actor Shariq Hassan. Shariq Hassan, son of popular actor Riyaz Khan, is passionate about photography. He became popuular after he took part in season 2 of Big Boss Tamil. He played antagonist in Pencil. Continue Reading

Bharathiraja to act in Sivakarthikeyan’s film

With Sivakarthikeyan starrer Mr Local getting ready for release 17 May, Sivakarthikeyan has begun shooting for another film. Tentatively titled SK16, it will be produced by Sun Pictures and directed by Pandiraj. Anu Immanuel who was last seen in Vishal’s Irumbu Thirai plays his heroine. Continue Reading

Mamata insulting Constitution by not accepting me as PM, says Modi

Addressing a rally here, Modi said “Didi (Banerjee) is publicly saying that she is not ready to accept the country’s PM as the head of the nation, but she feels proud in acknowleding Pakistan PM as that country’s Prime Minister.” Continue Reading

Ready to back Rahul as PM, says Kejriwal

“If Delhi is granted statehood, we would support Congress president Rahul Gandhi to become Prime Minister,” said Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejiriwal today. Hitting out at the Centre, he alleged, police force and other important government agencies in the union territory are being governed by the Centre. “To avoid it, I want Delhi to gain statehood status and it has been the primary demand of Aam Admi Party,” Kejriwal said. Continue Reading

Arun Jaitley hits out at Gandhi family

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today accused the Gandhi family of misusing India’s Naval assets, day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi levelled similar accusations against late prime minister Rajiv Gandhi. Continue Reading

Issue surrounding new high-security registration plates remains unresolved

Scepticism about high-security registration plates (HSRP) and their implementation were ruling high and when the Centre stopped handing out registration certificates, the problem rose further. However, the issue was only partially settled with the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways stating that it (the plate) is only mandatory for vehicles sold on or after 1 April 2019. Continue Reading

Apollo ties up with HearFon for speech and hearing therapies

To provide specialised speech and hearing therapies, Apollo Clinic has tied-up with HearFon that will give access to a range of treatment and hearing aids by qualified audiologists. The partnership which was signed Tuesday, will be implemented in Chennai, Bengaluru and Hyderabad among other cities. Continue Reading