Vikram Lander: Last day tomorrow to establish contact

Things do not seem to be bright for establishing communication with ISRO’s lunar lander Vikram, as the south pole of the moon, where the landing attempt was made, will plunge into darkness for the next 14 days starting tomorrow. Continue Reading

Will Trisha star in ‘Ponniyin Selvan’?

Actress Trisha has been approached by director Mani Ratnam to play a crucial role in Ponniyin Selvan. Buzz is that she would play the role of Poonkuzhali in the film. Trisha’s previous collaboration with Mani Ratnam was in Aayutha Ezhuthu. Ponniyin Selvan which will be made on a budget of over Rs 300 crore will start rolling in December. Continue Reading

Chandrayaan-2 successfully enters orbit around Moon

Lunar Orbit Insertion (LOI) manoeuvre was completed successfully at 0902 hours as planned, using the onboard propulsion system, the Bengaluru headquartered space agency said in a statement. Continue Reading

Parthiban is part of ‘Ponniyin Selvan’

Director Mani Ratnam is busy with pre-production works for his dream project Ponniyin Selvan. Stars like Vikram, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Jayam Ravi, Karthi and Keerthy Suresh have already signed the project. Sources say that the film will be made on a mammoth budget of Rs 400 crore. Continue Reading

Rajesh M Selva speaks about ‘Kadaram Kondan’

“I had a very big responsibility to please Kamal sir,” he says. Rajesh recalls the time when he showed him the final cut. “I was very nervous as he started taking down notes, page after page,” laughs Rajesh. “But when the movie ended, Kamal sir said “It works for me.”  Only then I sighed in relief” He adds with a grin, “The amount of notes he took down made me feel that he might give me a new script.” Continue Reading

I want to act in Jayalalithaa’s bio-pic, says Namitha

“It is my greatest desire to play the title role in a bio-pic on former chief minister Jayalalithaa. She was an iron lady and an inspiration to all,” says actress Namitha. Continue Reading