Kamal Haasan

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3 killed in accident on Kamal Haasan's 'Indian 2' sets

20 Feb 2020

3 killed in accident on Kamal Haasan's 'Indian 2' sets

In a tragic incident, 3 people were killed and many others were injured after a crane collapsed on the sets of Kamal Haasan's upcoming movie Indian 2.

First look poster of Ranveer Singh's sports drama '83' out

26 Jan 2020

First look poster of Ranveer Singh's sports drama '83' out

Bringing an end to the wait, the makers of Kabir Khan's much-anticipated sports drama film '83 have finally released the first look poster of the movie.

Jeff Bezos calls SRK 'humble'; Khan's response cracks him up

18 Jan 2020

Jeff Bezos calls SRK 'humble'; Khan's response cracks him up

If you've been looking for a lesson in acceptance and self-deprecating humor, learn it from Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan.

Pragya Thakur apologizes for Godse remark; says statement was 'distorted'

29 Nov 2019

Pragya Thakur apologizes for Godse remark; says statement was 'distorted'

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Pragya Singh Thakur has tendered an apology for praising Mahatma Gandhi's assassin in the Parliament.

Ayodhya case: Meet the 92-year-old lawyer who defended Lord Rama

09 Nov 2019

Ayodhya case: Meet the 92-year-old lawyer who defended Lord Rama

On Saturday, the Supreme Court delivered its verdict in the long-drawn Ayodhya title dispute case.

AIADMK-leader says "book" wind for techie's death due to banner

06 Oct 2019

AIADMK-leader says "book" wind for techie's death due to banner

A 23-year-old techie died in Chennai in September after a banner of AIADMK fell on her. Her death even sparked the anger of Madras High Court which pulled up the ruling party for not keeping a check on deadly banners.

Five Chartered Accountants turned IAS officers to know about

19 Sep 2019

Five Chartered Accountants turned IAS officers to know about

Chartered Accountancy (CA) is one of the most sought-after and toughest professional courses in the country.

Rajinikanth supports Shah's 'one language' policy, but explains the problem

18 Sep 2019

Rajinikanth supports Shah's 'one language' policy, but explains the problem

Union Home Minister Amit Shah stoked a controversy on Hindi Diwas last week when he batted for "imposing" Hindi in the country, saying it will bolster unity.

#HindiDebate: Kamal Haasan says 'battle for Tamil bigger than Jallikattu'

16 Sep 2019

#HindiDebate: Kamal Haasan says 'battle for Tamil bigger than Jallikattu'

Mere days after Home Minister Amit Shah's push to make Hindi India's national language, actor and politician Kamal Haasan has come out in opposition of his comments.

'Bigg Boss Tamil 3': Madhumita files complaint against Kamal Haasan

06 Sep 2019

'Bigg Boss Tamil 3': Madhumita files complaint against Kamal Haasan

Bigg Boss Tamil 3, which has been home to several controversies, grabbed headlines again after ex-contestant Madhumita filed a complaint against its host and contestants.

Five Chartered Accountants turned IAS officers to know about

30 Aug 2019

Five Chartered Accountants turned IAS officers to know about

Chartered Accountancy (CA) is one of the most sought-after and toughest professional courses in the country.

Five Hollywood flicks that were inspired from Bollywood hit films

16 Aug 2019

Five Hollywood flicks that were inspired from Bollywood hit films

It's a known fact that Bollywood copies other countries' works, unabashedly.

Rahul Bose was charged Rs. 442.50 for two bananas. What?

24 Jul 2019

Rahul Bose was charged Rs. 442.50 for two bananas. What?

Luxury comes at a price, even if one eats something as cheap as bananas at a top-tier hotel.

#BiggBossTamil3: Fathima Babu reveals Abhirami is suffering from depression

09 Jul 2019

#BiggBossTamil3: Fathima Babu reveals Abhirami is suffering from depression

Fathima Babu, who was recently eliminated from Kamal Haasan's Bigg Boss Tamil 3, is all over the news.

Five Chartered Accountants turned IAS officers to know about

07 Jul 2019

Five Chartered Accountants turned IAS officers to know about

Chartered Accountancy (CA) is one of the most sought-after and toughest professional courses in the country.

#BiggBossTamil3: This contestant to get eliminated from Kamal Haasan's show

07 Jul 2019

#BiggBossTamil3: This contestant to get eliminated from Kamal Haasan's show

Kamal Haasan's Bigg Boss Tamil 3 has completed almost two weeks amid a fair share of drama, tasks and controversies.

#BiggBossTamil3: Cops grill Vanitha in kidnapping-case, daughter bails her out

05 Jul 2019

#BiggBossTamil3: Cops grill Vanitha in kidnapping-case, daughter bails her out

Bigg Boss Tamil-3 contestant Vanitha Vijayakumar, who was accused of kidnapping her daughter, can breathe now.

Mahie Gill reveals she has 3-year-old daughter, talks about boyfriend

03 Jul 2019

Mahie Gill reveals she has 3-year-old daughter, talks about boyfriend

Mahie Gill, who is known for movies like Dev D, Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster series, created a buzz in the town after she revealed that she has a three-year-old daughter named Veronica.

Five Bollywood celebrities who are awesome singers

27 Jun 2019

Five Bollywood celebrities who are awesome singers

Bollywood provides a huge space for showcasing one's talents, and there are many celebrities who don several hats.

Explanation sought from 3 senior BJP leaders over pro-Godse remarks

17 May 2019

Explanation sought from 3 senior BJP leaders over pro-Godse remarks

Just two days ahead of the final phase of voting for the Lok Sabha elections, BJP launched damage control after three senior party leaders and election candidates made comments favoring Mahatma Gandhi's assassin Nathuram Godse.

Will never forgive Pragya for insulting Bapu: PM Modi

17 May 2019

Will never forgive Pragya for insulting Bapu: PM Modi

A day after BJP's Bhopal candidate Pragya Singh Thakur called Mahatma Gandhi's assassin Nathuram Godse a deshbhakt, PM Narendra Modi slammed her over her remarks.

Godse was 'deshbhakt', says BJP's Pragya Thakur; apologizes later

16 May 2019

Godse was 'deshbhakt', says BJP's Pragya Thakur; apologizes later

BJP's Bhopal Lok Sabha candidate and Malegaon blasts-accused, Pragya Singh Thakur, on Thursday called Mahatma Gandhi's assassin Nathuram Godse a "deshbhakt" (patriot).

5 questions for (Kabhi)neta Kamal Haasan

13 May 2019

5 questions for (Kabhi)neta Kamal Haasan

Kamal Haasan is a part-time politician. When he is bored, his team asks him to perform in front of live audience. Case in point: Voters in a Muslim-dominated area (by his own admission) of Karur district.

If Indian actors (non-Bollywood) were playing 'GoT' characters

24 Apr 2019

If Indian actors (non-Bollywood) were playing 'GoT' characters

The cast of Game of Thrones has some of the distinguished actors. It is honestly impossible to envision anyone else playing their roles.

'GoT' special: Here are some intriguing facts about Tyrion Lannister

20 Apr 2019

'GoT' special: Here are some intriguing facts about Tyrion Lannister

He is someone who knows what he is and wears it like an armor.

Happy Birthday, Quentin Tarantino! Know what makes him a genius

27 Mar 2019

Happy Birthday, Quentin Tarantino! Know what makes him a genius

The films of Quentin Tarantino have been a huge influence on modern pop culture, not to mention other directors' works.

Kamal Haasan withdraws from poll-race, promises 50L jobs in manifesto

25 Mar 2019

Kamal Haasan withdraws from poll-race, promises 50L jobs in manifesto

On Sunday, actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan announced that he wouldn't contest upcoming Lok Sabha elections or Assembly polls in Tamil Nadu while stressing that all "candidates were his faces".

Pulwama attack: After supporting plebiscite in Kashmir, Kamal Haasan clarifies

18 Feb 2019

Pulwama attack: After supporting plebiscite in Kashmir, Kamal Haasan clarifies

Actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan sparked controversy on Monday by calling for a plebiscite in Kashmir, just days after the Pulwama terror attack shocked the nation.

Superstar-turned-politician Rajinikanth won't contest Lok Sabha elections

17 Feb 2019

Superstar-turned-politician Rajinikanth won't contest Lok Sabha elections

Superstar Rajinikanth, who took the plunge into politics last year, clarified on Sunday he would not contest the upcoming general elections.

Rajinikanth's daughter Soundarya gets married to Vishagan (see pics)

11 Feb 2019

Rajinikanth's daughter Soundarya gets married to Vishagan (see pics)

2018 witnessed some of the most glamorous celebrity weddings including Ranveer Singh-Deepika Padukone, Priyanka Chopra-Nick Jonas, Isha Ambani-Anand Piramal.

Actor Prakash Raj will be contesting Lok Sabha elections

06 Jan 2019

Actor Prakash Raj will be contesting Lok Sabha elections

Actor Prakash Raj, who has been critical of the Narendra Modi government, announced on Saturday he will contest the Lok Sabha election as an independent candidate from Bengaluru Central constituency.

Speculations put to rest: Kamal Haasan's party will contest 2019-elections

22 Dec 2018

Speculations put to rest: Kamal Haasan's party will contest 2019-elections

Veteran actor Kamal Haasan on Saturday put all rumors to rest as he announced his party, Makkal Needhi Maiam, will contest the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. He made the announcement while speaking to reporters in Chennai.

Cyclone Gaja: Rise above politics, Kamal Haasan urges Kerala CM

27 Nov 2018

Cyclone Gaja: Rise above politics, Kamal Haasan urges Kerala CM

Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) president and actor Kamal Haasan today appealed to Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan to "rise above politics" and extend support to the people affected by Cyclone Gaja in Tamil Nadu.

Kamal Haasan's party is ready for Tamil Nadu by-polls

08 Nov 2018

Kamal Haasan's party is ready for Tamil Nadu by-polls

Actor Kamal Haasan, who forayed into politics earlier this year, announced on Wednesday that his party Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) is ready to contest by-polls in Tamil Nadu whenever it happens.

#2Point0Trailer: It's massive, Rajinikanth and Akshay in their best forms

03 Nov 2018

#2Point0Trailer: It's massive, Rajinikanth and Akshay in their best forms

Bring Rajinikanth, the megastar idolized by millions, and Akshay Kumar, the superstar adored by an equal number, and you are sure to get something which is massive in every sense.

Veteran Tamil comedian, Vellai Subbaiah passes away at 78

06 Sep 2018

Veteran Tamil comedian, Vellai Subbaiah passes away at 78

Veteran Tamil film comedian, Vellai Subbaiah died after a brief illness at Mettupalayam near Coimbatore, family sources said on Thursday.

I always feel like an outsider, says Shruti Haasan

26 Aug 2018

I always feel like an outsider, says Shruti Haasan

It has been over a year since Shruti Haasan made her last appearance on the big screen and the actor says it was a conscious decision to stay away from the camera as she wanted to reassess her career.

Jaipur: Man has unnatural sex with female stray dog, booked

25 Aug 2018

Jaipur: Man has unnatural sex with female stray dog, booked

A man was booked in Jaipur on Friday for having unnatural sex with a female stray dog, police said.

Kumaraswamy spent Rs. 42L of taxpayers' money on swearing-in!

09 Aug 2018

Kumaraswamy spent Rs. 42L of taxpayers' money on swearing-in!

The JD(S)-Congress government in Karnataka sworn in more than two months ago hasn't exactly earned the love of the masses, mostly due to lack of projects and pending salaries.

'Can I call you 'appa' now?': Stalin's emotional-letter to Karunanidhi

08 Aug 2018

'Can I call you 'appa' now?': Stalin's emotional-letter to Karunanidhi

MK Stalin, son of M Karunanidhi and working president of the party, penned an emotional letter to his father after the DMK chief's death.