Chennai, Oct 13 : India cannot be a mute spectator when Sri Lanka continues to violate the rights of Indian fishermen, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa said here on Tuesday.
Chennai, Oct 13 : Filmmaker Selvaraghavan's ambitious Tamil project "Kaan" has hit a roadblock and if the industry grapevine is anything to go by, the makers are planning to shelve it due to financial issues.
Chennai, Oct 12 : Bankers and insurers in Tamil Nadu in particular and across the nation in general will have a long weekend starting October 21 while a top bank union leader said that public would not be inconvenienced much given the alternate delivery channels for banking service.
Colombo, Oct 12 : Tamil political detainees, including former Tamil Tiger guerrillas, started a hunger strike on Monday in Sri Lanka, calling for their immediate release.
Chennai, Oct 12 : The team behind superstar Rajinikanth-starrer "Enthiran 2" is reportedly planning to use motion capture technology to shoot some of the important portions of the Tamil film, which will also be shot in 3D.
Chennai, Oct 12 : "Mirziya" actress Saiyami Kher, who was last seen in Telugu film "Reya, has reportedly bagged a role in ace filmmaker Mani Ratnam's next yet-untitled Tamil-Telugu bilingual, which features Karthi and Nani in the lead.
Chennai, Oct 11 : Tamil Nadu Governor K. Rosaiah, Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa and others on Sunday condoled the death of veteran actor Manorama who died here on Saturday.
Chennai, Oct 11 : A quintessential multi-talented artist, Manorama's journey from a street artist to one of the most versatile, loved and respected south Indian actresses will go down as one of the most inspiring stories in Indian cinema.
Chennai, Oct 11 : Celebrities like R. Madhavan, Khushbu Sundar, Selvaraghavan and Devi Sri Prasad took to Twitter to mourn the death of legendary Tamil actress Manorama who died here on Saturday following cardiac arrest.
Chennai, Oct 11 : Legendary Tamil comedian and actress Manorama, who had starred in over 1,000 southern films, breathed her last here on Saturday. She was 78.
Chennai, Oct 11 : Well-known Tamil comedian and actress Manorama died here on Saturday. She was 78 and is survived by her son and singer-actor Boopathy.
Chennai, Oct 11 : Well-known Tamil comedian and actress Manorama died here on Saturday, a family source told IANS. She was 78.
Chennai, Oct 10 : It took leading southern actress Nayanthara a decade to finally dub in her own voice for upcoming Tamil film "Naanum Rowdydhaan", in which she plays a hearing impaired character.
Chennai, Oct 10 : Auraa Cinemas, one of the leading south Indian distribution companies, has acquired the theatrical rights of filmmaker Radha Mohan's upcoming Tamil comedy "Uppu Karuvadu".
Chennai, Oct 9 : Producer R.K. Suresh of Studio 9 has landed yet another role as a baddie in actor Vishal Krishna Reddy's upcoming Tamil film "Marudhu".
Chennai, Oct 7 : Tamil superstar Vijay claims that he has never evaded paying taxes, contrary to reports filed by Income Tax sleuths following searhes at his residence here last week.
Chennai, Oct 7 : Director Rajesh M. Selva said on Wednesday here that the single from upcoming Tamil thriller "Thoongaavanam" is an advance birthday gift from the film's team to its lead actor Kamal Haasan.
Chennai, Oct 7 : He may not have burnt dishes in the kitchen. But 40-year-old celebrity Lebanese chef Ahmed Ammouri did burn his fingers by turning an entrepreneur and opening a restaurant in Lebanon some years ago.
Chennai, Oct 7 : The second trailer of Kamal Haasan-starrer Tamil crime-thriller "Thoongaavanam", which was unveiled here on Wednesday, is extremely stylish, action-packed and high on tension.
Chennai, Oct 6 : Superstar Rajinikanth, who is busy shooting for his upcoming film "Kabali", took out time to watch the latest Tamil fantasy drama "Puli" in a private screening and has since then been in awe of the film and the team behind it.
Rameswaram (Tamil Nadu), Oct 5 : About 10,000 people visit former president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam's memorial everyday.
New Delhi, Oct 5 : Tamil writer Perumal Murugan will be honoured with the fifth Indian Languages Festival's (ILF) 'Samanvay Bhasha Samman' award, it was announced on Monday.
Chennai, Oct 5 : Malayalam heartthrob Dulquer Salmaan has given a green signal for a project in the language with actor-filmmaker Pratap Pothen. This yet-untitled project will have story by writer-director Anjali Menon.
Rameswaram (Tamil Nadu), Oct 5 : The expansion work at Hotel Tamil Nadu in Rameswaram belonging to the Rs.105.98 crore Tamil Nadu Tourism Development Corporation (TTDC) is expected to be over by the end of this year, said an official.
Chennai, Oct 5 : Rameswaram is perhaps the only place in the country where the rail route to the temple town offers a lifelong memorable experience.
Chennai, Oct 4 : Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar, who rubbed shoulders with Tamil megastar Rajinikanth at the opening ceremony of the second edition of Indian Super League here, finds the actor's enthusiasm infectious.
Chennai, Oct 3 : Helder Postiga justified his tag of marquee player by netting a brace, as Atletico de Kolkata began their title defence with a 3-2 victory over Chennaiyin FC in a hard-fought encounter that kick-started the second season of the Indian Super League here on Saturday.
Mumbai, Oct 3 : Adani Ports on Saturday announced that it will evaluate the Tamil Nadu-based Kattupalli port's operations for a period of one month.
Chennai, Oct 3 : Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J.Jayalalithaa has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to secure the release of Indian fishermen and their boats from Sri Lankan custody.
Rameswaram (Tamil Nadu), Oct 3 : Around 100 enthusiasts, including some from overseas, would converge at the temple/holy island of Rameswaram this month-end compete in a water sports event, an organiser said.
Chennai, Oct 3 : The trailer of Vikram-starrer Tamil actioner "10 Endrathukulla", which is slated to hit the screens on October 21, has crossed over 1 million views in just two days since its release.
Chennai, Oct 3 : Actress-singer Shruti Haasan has teamed up with young composer Anirudh Ravichander for the third time to record a song in her upcoming Tamil film "Vedalam", which features Ajith Kumar in the lead.
Chennai, Oct 3 : The team of superstar Rajinikanth-starrer Tamil film "Kabali", which is currently on the floors here, will start shooting in Malaysia from October 19 and this schedule will last for a month.
Chennai, Oct 2 : Film - "Puli"; Director - Chimbu Deven; Cast - Vijay, Shruti Haasan, Hansika Motwani, Sridevi, Kichcha Sudeep, Thambi Ramaiah, Robo Shankar, Ali and Prabhu; Rating - *1/2
Chennai, Oct 1 : Income tax officials, who raided the properties of Tamil superstar Vijay here on Wednesday and Thursday, have revealed that the actor has been partially evading payment of tax for the last five years.
Chennai, Oct 1 : Two low intensity explosions took place inside two government buses parked outside Madurai city, reports said.
Chennai, Oct 1 : After initial obstacles, superstar Vijay's Tamil fantasy drama "Puli" finally hit the screens worldwide on Thursday from noon onwards.
Chennai, Oct 1 : After initial obstacles, superstar Vijay's Tamil fantasy drama "Puli" finally hit the screens on Thursday.
Chennai, Oct 1 : The release of superstar Vijay's Tamil movie "Puli" has hit a roadblock after early morning shows and overseas premiere of the film were cancelled for reasons still unclear.
Chennai, Sep 30 : The release of superstar Vijay's Tamil fantasy drama "Puli" on Thursday seems unlikely as theatres in Tamil Nadu and overseas have cancelled a few shows for reasons still unclear.
Chennai, Sept 30 : Income tax officials on Wednesday raided the residence and office of southern actor Vijay and the producers of his upcoming big budget film "Puli" across three southern states.
Kochi/Chennai, Sep 30 : Searches were conducted at the residences and offices of southern actors Vijay, Samantha Ruth Prabhu and Nayanthara on Wednesday "following reports that some investment made in 'Puli' is unaccounted for", sources said.
Chennai, Sep 30 : Income tax officials on Wednesday raided houses of leading southern actors Vijay, Samantha Ruth Prabhu and Nayantara.
Chennai, Sep 29 : Actor Dhanush, who was on Tuesday was roped in as the ambassador of Hero Super Indian Football League for Tamil Nadum said as a passionate enthusiast of the game, he'd love to work in football-based script.
Chennai, Sep 29 : Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J.Jayalalithaa on Tuesday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to extend, by a year, the time for implementation of National Food Security Act (NFSA) for the state.
Chennai, Sep 29 : An integrated textile park, caustic soda plant, aerospace design centre, and a bio-technology venture capital fund are going to come up in Tamil Nadu, Chief Minister J.Jayaalithaa told the assembly on Tuesday.
Chennai, Sep 29 : Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J.Jayalalithaa on Tuesday launched Microsoft India's cloud computing services, an official statement said.
Chennai, Sep 29 : Director Chimbu Deven says the biggest advantage of making fantasy films is that they don't have a language barrier and can easily appeal to everybody across all age groups.
Chennai, Sep 29 : Superstar Vijay watched his forthcoming Tamil release "Puli" with family and close friends at a private screening here.
Chennai, Sep 28 : Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa on Monday announced distribution of Amma mobile phones to trainers of women's self-help groups.
Chennai, Sep 28 : Filmmaker Mani Ratnam's upcoming yet-untitled Tamil project, which was slated to go on the floors in December, is most likely to be postponed as the veteran is contemplating the idea of making it as a bilingual.
Bengaluru, Sep 27 : Actress Shruti Haasan says she's "protective" about her younger sister Akshara, who made inroads into Bollywood with "Shamitabh".
Chennai, Sep 27 : Global United Media, the Kerala distributors of "Baahubali - The Beginning", who were instrumental behind the Guinness World Record for the largest poster, are gearing up for yet another feat -- this time for their maiden production in Malayalam, "Lord Livingstone 7000 Kandi".
Chennai, Sep 26 : Reiterating the Narendra Modi government's stand on relationship with Sri Lanka, union Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu said on Saturday that India has to maintain friendly relations with its neighbour.
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 26 : After the stupendous success of Malayalam film "Ennu Ninte Moideen", its debutant director R.S.Vimal said that it will be remade in Tamil and Prithviraj Sukumaran, who played the lead role in the Malayalam film, might also be cast in the Tamil version.
Chennai, Sep 25 : The makers of superstar Rajinikanth-starrer Tamil drama "Kabali", which is currently on the floors, are planning to release their film in April 2016 to coincide with the Tamil New Year.
Chennai, Sep 25 : Ruling out introduction of liquor prohibition in the state, the Tamil Nadu government on Friday told the assembly said a ban would result illicit liquor tragedies.
Chennai, Sep 25 : The website of Chennai customs department has been hacked and is not accessible.
Chennai, Sep 25 : Political leaders in Tamil Nadu condoled the death of over 700 Haj pilgrims in Saudi Arabia including three from the state.
Chennai, Sep 25 : Actor-filmmaker Sundar C's Tamil horror-comedy "Aranmanai 2", which is in its last leg of shooting, has set a new record for creating Asia's largest statue of goddess Amman, which will be used in important juncture in the film.