Thalaivi first look: Kangana Ranaut gets into the skin of Jayalalithaa

The makers of Kangana Ranaut starrer Thalaivi, a biopic on late Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa, have unveiled the first look and teaser of the film. In a minute-long snippet, Jayalalithaa's transition from a 'superstar heroine' to a 'revolutionary hero' has been shown.

Nov 23, 2019, 17:02 PM IST

Dileep removed from AMMA: Mohanlal

Senior actor Dileep, who was named in a Malayalam actress kidnapping case, was on Friday removed from the Association of Malayalam Movie Artists, its chief Mohanlal said.

Oct 20, 2018, 00:09 AM IST

WCC terms Mohanlal's stand on revoking Dileep's suspension from AMMA as 'disappointing'

The organisation also rejected Mohanlal's claim that AMMA had received letters from only two of four actresses.

Jul 11, 2018, 21:53 PM IST

AMMA could have split on Dileep issue: Mohanlal

Mohanlal clarified that the victim was given all the necessary emotional support by AMMA.

Jul 09, 2018, 15:44 PM IST

Dileep row refuses to die down, protest outside Mohanlal's house

Mohanlal was not present in the house at the time.

Jun 29, 2018, 21:03 PM IST

WCC demands AMMA's urgent meeting over Dileep's reinstatement

The actress, who was assaulted, had resigned yesterday with three others too putting in their papers in solidarity with her.

Jun 28, 2018, 20:00 PM IST

Sexual assault case; actress resigns from AMMA

Seven people, including key accused 'Pulsar' Suni, were arrested in connection with the actor's abduction case.

Jun 27, 2018, 19:14 PM IST

Row over revoking of Malayalam actor Dileep's suspension continues

However, AMMA's general secretary Edavela Babu has maintained a silence.

Jun 26, 2018, 19:14 PM IST

Actress body irked as AMMA revokes Dileep's suspension

Dileep is accused of playing a role in the conspiracy to abduct the young actress in February 2017.

Jun 25, 2018, 21:36 PM IST

Mohanlal elected new president of Malayalam actors body

Malayalam superstar Mohanlal was on Sunday unanimously elected the new President of the Association of Malayalam Movie Actors (AMMA), replacing Innocent, the hugely popular comedian and CPI-M backed Lok Sabha member from Chalakuddy, who was at the helm for the past 18 years.

Jun 24, 2018, 22:15 PM IST

Sridevi's uncanny connection with Jayalalithaa

The actress suffered a massive cardiac arrest on Saturday night in Dubai and was declared dead by the doctors.

Feb 26, 2018, 16:37 PM IST

BJP backs Amma's death probe

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has lent their support for the probe into the death of former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa.

Aug 18, 2017, 08:19 AM IST

Malayalam actress assault: Actor Dileep's judicial custody extended till August 22

Kerala Angamali magisterial court on Tuesday extended the judicial custody of actor Dileep till August 22, in connection with assault and abduction of a Malayalam actress.

Aug 08, 2017, 13:05 PM IST

Police question kin of Malayalam actor Dileep in actress abduction case

Kerala Police on Wednesday called the brother of Malayalam superstar Dileep`s former actress wife Manju Warrier to the Aluva Police club as part of its probe into the abduction and molestation of a popular actress earlier this year.

Aug 02, 2017, 19:42 PM IST

Sukesh Chandrasekar, father given chargesheet copies in cheating case

Middleman Sukesh Chandrasekar, arrested recently by the Delhi Police for allegedly trying to bribe an Election Commission official on behalf of AIADMK (Amma) leader TTV Dhinakaran, was given copy of the charge sheet in a seven-year-old cheating case.

Jul 06, 2017, 15:10 PM IST

RK Nagar bypoll: Sasikala faction says AIADMK poll symbol on website was 'unnoticed', to be removed

AIADMK's Sasikala faction on Thursday said the presence of Two Leaves symbol, frozen by the Election Commission ahead of the April 12 RK Nagar Assembly byelection, on its website was 'unnoticed' and would be removed.

Apr 06, 2017, 17:52 PM IST

AIADMK Sasikala faction frowns at 'Y' category security granted to Panneerselvam, calls it 'unnecessary'

AIADMK (Amma) on Tuesday said 'Y' category security cover granted by the Centre for former Chief Minister O Panneerselvam was unnecessary and "it showed that he is in the grip of saffronites."

Apr 04, 2017, 21:12 PM IST

Jayalalithaa's demise: Panneerselvam camp meets Chennai top cop again, seek permission on staging fast

The O Panneerselvam faction today met Greater Chennai Police Commissioner S George for the second time, seeking permission to observe a one-day fast here, part of their March 8 state-wide stir in district capitals, seeking an independent probe into the demise of former Chief Minister Jayalalithaa

Mar 06, 2017, 17:15 PM IST

AIADMK crisis: Panneerselvam gathers more support, Sasikala may protest today

O Panneerselvam got a boost, with an MLA and 4 MPs of AIADMK joining him after deserting V K Sasikala who threatened to hold protest on Sunday while targeting Governor Vidyasagar Rao for the delay in swearing her in as the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu.

Feb 12, 2017, 10:09 AM IST

Sinister intentions of many cannot harm us: VK Sasikala

In a veiled attack on interim Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam, All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) general secretary V.K. Sasikala Natarajan said no evil intentions can hurt her till the time she has her supporters by her side.

Feb 11, 2017, 16:35 PM IST