IIMC mulling journalism courses in regional languages

The IIMC is considering offering courses in regional languages, including Malayalam and Marathi.

Superstar Mohanlal turns 56

Superstar Mohanlal turns 56

Superstar Mohanlal turned 56 on Saturday and he used the occasion to release the teaser of his forthcoming film "Pulli Murugan".

Malayalam actor Suresh Gopi nominated to Rajya Sabha

Malayalam actor Suresh Gopi nominated to Rajya Sabha

Actor Suresh Gopi said his Rajya Sabha nomination was a gift by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the people of Kerala.

'Hindu temple remnants were found at Babri Masjid site, Left historians distorted facts'

'Hindu temple remnants were found at Babri Masjid site, Left historians distorted facts'

In a revelation that has put the role of historians in shaping the fact-based history under scanner, former Regional Director(North) of Archaeological Survey of India KK Muhammad has alleged that an excavation done by a team headed by Professor BB Lal, then director general of the ASI during 1976-77, found the remnants of a Hindu temple at the Babri Masjid site.

Prithviraj in Malayalam remake of Spanish time-travel film

 Well-known actor-producer Prithviraj Sukumaran will star in the Malayalam remake of critically-acclaimed Spanish time-travel thriller "Timecrimes".

Om Puri to be back in Malayalam films after 27 years

Om Puri to be back in Malayalam films after 27 years

After a gap of nearly three decades veteran Bollywood actor Om Puri is all set to make a comeback in Malayalam films with an upcoming horror thriller.

Row derails release of translated version of APJ Abdul Kalam's book

The release of Malayalam translation of a book authored by former president APJ Abdul Kalam was cancelled here on Saturday after protests erupted over a woman writer being allegedly asked to stay away from the function citing the presence of a 'swamiji'.

Kabir Bedi enjoyed working in Malayalam film 'Anarkali'

Kabir Bedi enjoyed working in Malayalam film 'Anarkali'

 Actor Kabir Bedi, who has been missing from the silver screen, will next be seen in the Malayalam film "Anarkali" and says that he "enjoyed" working with actor Prithviraj Sukumaran in the movie.

Lt Governor of Puducherry extends Onam greetings

Lt Governor of Puducherry Lt General (retired) AK Singh has extended his greetings and good wishes to people of Puducherry in connection with Onam festival.

Malayalam films to be available online on release day

Malayalam films to be available online on release day

 A group of film buffs has come up with an online site which will enable people to watch the latest Malayalam movies on the digital platform legally at a download cost of Rs.180 for an ordinary print and Rs.300 for a high definition print.

'Premam' row: Makers asked to appear before Anti Piracy cell

The Anti-Piracy cell here today summoned hit Malayalam film "Premam" producer Anwar Rasheed and director Alphonse Puthren in connection with the controversy over the issue of piracy of the movie.

Kerala superstar Suresh Gopi shooed away by NSS

 Malayalam film superstar Suresh Gopi was on Saturday asked to leave a venue where a meeting of the Nair Service Society (NSS), a powerful social group, was being held here, about 130 km from the capital city.

Hindi, 3 Indian languages find place in Dubai driving tests

 Four Indian languages including Hindi can be chosen while appearing for driving tests here in the UAE from September.

Singer Ayiroor Sadasivan dies in road accident

Playback singer and music director Ayiroor Sadasivan, who has given many hit songs in Malayalam, was today killed in a road accident at Manakkachirayil on the Alappuzha-Changanassery road.

Keralites stranded in Yemen seek help

A group of stranded Keralites in strife-torn Yemen has desperately sought help from Indian authorities for their evacuation from that country.

Keralites stranded in Yemen seek help

A group of stranded Keralites in strife-torn Yemen has desperately sought help from Indian authorities for their evacuation from that country.

Lakshmy Devy turns screenplay writer for next

 Actress Lakshmy Devy has penned the screenplay of upcoming Tamil comedy "Masala Padam" at the behest of the film's director-cinematographer Lakshman Kumar, and producer Vijay.

Amitabh to speak Tamil, Telugu and Malayalam for ad

Amitabh to speak Tamil, Telugu and Malayalam for ad

Film icon Amitabh Bachchan, who is known for his effortless chaste Hindi and eloquent English, will be seen speaking in three southern languages for an advertisement, featuring younger southern stars.

Classical language status to Oriya, Malayalam challenged in Madras HC

The Madras High Court on Wednesday ordered issue of notices to the Centre and governments of Odisha and Kerala on a PIL challenging the grant of classical language status to Oriya and Malayalam languages.

Malayalam film shot in Qatar to release soon

National Award-winning Malayalam filmmaker T. Rajeevnath says his next directorial “Rasam”, which was shot in Qatar, is set for Jan 23 release.