Prakash Raj

Mani Ratnam's gangster-drama 'Chekka Chivantha Vaanam' is a winner at Australian Box Office

Mani Ratnam's gangster-drama 'Chekka Chivantha Vaanam' is a winner at Australian Box Office

The film is about the power struggle between three siblings to take the place of their father, the most powerful gangster in town.

Sep 29, 2018, 15:01 PM IST

Why this Kaala-Kaveri Di? Tamil Nadu and Karnataka must talk to each other, not talk at each other

Tamil Nadu and Karnataka are exemplary for the rest of India on many fronts. Surely, they can work this issue out.

Jun 05, 2018, 13:09 PM IST
Karnataka Assembly elections 2018: BJP files complaint against Jignesh Mevani, Prakash Raj for remarks on PM Modi

Karnataka Assembly elections 2018: BJP files complaint against Jignesh Mevani, Prakash Raj for remarks on PM Modi

BJP Karnataka wing wrote to the Chief Electoral Officer accused Mevani and Raj of making relentless attempts towards jeopardising PM`s and Yeddyurappa`s image

May 01, 2018, 08:36 AM IST
Mani Ratnam's multi-starrer is titled 'Chekka Chivantha Vaanam' — Film poster out

Mani Ratnam's multi-starrer is titled 'Chekka Chivantha Vaanam' — Film poster out

Mani Ratnam’s upcoming Tamil film will be titled 'Chekka Chivantha Vaanam' and will star Silambarasan, Arvind Swami, Vijay Sethupathi, Arun Vijay and Jyothika in the lead roles. 

Feb 09, 2018, 20:48 PM IST
Now, Prakash Raj attacks PM Modi over Bengaluru rally with ‘promise toothpaste’ jibe

Now, Prakash Raj attacks PM Modi over Bengaluru rally with ‘promise toothpaste’ jibe

A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday addressed a rally in Bengaluru, Prakash Raj, who started his acting journey from Karnataka, has once again hit out at the Bharatiya Janata Party-led NDA government at the Centre.

Feb 05, 2018, 09:18 AM IST
Children shiver with fear: Actor Prakash Raj questions parties over Padmaavat row

Children shiver with fear: Actor Prakash Raj questions parties over Padmaavat row

Prakash Raj has questioned the government for 'looking the other way' and the opposition for being 'diplomatic' about violent protests against the controversial film Padmaavat. This after a school bus was attacked by protestors in Gurugram.

Jan 25, 2018, 11:46 AM IST
I am anti-PM Modi, anti-Amit Shah but not anti-Hindu: Actor Prakash Raj

I am anti-PM Modi, anti-Amit Shah but not anti-Hindu: Actor Prakash Raj

The actor came down heavily on the government and BJP leadership at a TV news channel's conclave but his remarks drew an equally strong response from the party he targeted.

Jan 18, 2018, 20:46 PM IST
BJP members sprinkle 'divine' cow urine to cleanse stage where Prakash Raj gave a speech

BJP members sprinkle 'divine' cow urine to cleanse stage where Prakash Raj gave a speech

The actor reportedly criticised Union Minister Anant Kumar Hegde during his speech which irked the BJP members.

Jan 17, 2018, 12:19 PM IST
Are you reincarnation of Hitler? Prakash Raj slams BJP's Anantkumar Hegde for equating nationalism with hindutva

Are you reincarnation of Hitler? Prakash Raj slams BJP's Anantkumar Hegde for equating nationalism with hindutva

Actor Prakash Raj has slammed Union minister Anantkumar Hegde for equating nationalism with 'hindutva'.

Dec 08, 2017, 15:26 PM IST
Actor Prakash Raj sends legal notice to BJP MP for 'trolling'

Actor Prakash Raj sends legal notice to BJP MP for 'trolling'

BJP MP Pratap Simha on Oct 2 tweeted flaying the actor for questioning PM's silence over those "celebrating" the killing of activist-journalist Gauri Lankesh.

Nov 23, 2017, 18:08 PM IST
Amid Rajinikanth, Haasan's 'debut', Prakash Raj says actors joining politics a disaster

Amid Rajinikanth, Haasan's 'debut', Prakash Raj says actors joining politics a disaster

Prakash Raj has been extremely vocal in his criticism of Central government's policies and Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Nov 12, 2017, 13:30 PM IST
Would you mind saying sorry, asks Prakash Raj on notes ban anniversary

Would you mind saying sorry, asks Prakash Raj on notes ban anniversary

The actor took to Twitter and, in an apparent reference to the Prime Minister, asked if the latter was ready to apologise to the nation for notes ban.

Nov 08, 2017, 22:22 PM IST
Prakash Raj questions if Taj Mahal will be a 'past in our future'

Prakash Raj questions if Taj Mahal will be a 'past in our future'

Actor, director Prakash Raj spoke on the ongoing controversy over the iconic Taj Mahal and questioned if it will be a 'past in our future'

Oct 25, 2017, 11:25 AM IST
Prakash Raj Award Wapsi row: Don't accept honors, BJP minister hit back

Prakash Raj Award Wapsi row: Don't accept honors, BJP minister hit back

The veteran actor hit the headlines after calling out PM Modi for following people celebrating journalist Gauri Lankesh's murder

Oct 09, 2017, 09:04 AM IST
October 5: Everything you need to know

October 5: Everything you need to know

Oct 05, 2017, 22:23 PM IST
Prakash Raj defends 'anti-Modi' remark, says disturbed by silence of PM

Prakash Raj defends 'anti-Modi' remark, says disturbed by silence of PM

Days after famous South star Prakash Raj hit the headlines for his remarks against Prime Minister Narendra Modi, a case was filed against him for doing so.

Oct 05, 2017, 17:14 PM IST
Prakash Raj booked over 'controversial' remarks against PM Narendra Modi

Prakash Raj booked over 'controversial' remarks against PM Narendra Modi

Raj, a popular actor in Kannada, Telugu and Tamil film industries, has won five National Film Awards for his movies.

Oct 04, 2017, 17:13 PM IST
Prakash Raj threatens to return National Awards - Here's why

Prakash Raj threatens to return National Awards - Here's why

Actor Prakash Raj has threatened to return his five National Awards and condemned the silence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the murder of journalist Gauri Lankesh.

Oct 02, 2017, 16:34 PM IST
Long-time desire to do a period film: Dulquer Salmaan

Long-time desire to do a period film: Dulquer Salmaan

Actor Dulquer Salmaan, who plays veteran star Gemini Ganesan in upcoming Telugu-Tamil bilingual biopic "Mahanati", on the legendary southern actress Savitri, says it has been his desire for long to be part of a period film.

Sep 18, 2017, 15:21 PM IST

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