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Is Rajinikanth’s aura waning?

The fan clubs are going into hysterical cartwheels over their demi-god ’s new release. But do you know anyone who has really liked the garbled politics of Rajinikanth in his latest film Kaala?

Jun 12, 2018, 09:19 AM IST

Rajinikanth's Kaala registers magnificent growth at Austrailia Box Office

Directed by Pa. Ranjith and produced by Dhanush under his banner Wunderbar Films, 'Kaala' stars Rajinikanth as a mob boss of the slum Dharavi. 

Jun 11, 2018, 12:25 PM IST

Rajinikanth starrer 'Kaala' won't be released in Karnataka-Here's why!

'Kaala' is now releasing on June 7, 2018. 

May 29, 2018, 19:22 PM IST

Cauvery water row: Police detains TTV Dhinakaran for gheraoing Trichy airport

Former AIADMK leader TTV Dhinakaran, who launched his own political party Amma Makkal Munetra Kazhagam, was detained by police on Tuesday after he tried to gherao the Tiruchirappalli International Airport in Tamil Nadu's Tiruchirappalli over the ongoing row on Cauvery Mangement Board (CMB).

Apr 03, 2018, 13:52 PM IST

Cauvery water row: SC turns down TN govt plea seeking release of 63-TMC water

The Supreme Court on Tuesday turned down Tamil Nadu government's application seeking release of 63-thousand million cubic (TMC) of water in Cauvery river from Karnataka for this year.

Nov 21, 2017, 13:09 PM IST

Kannada activist opposes 'Baahubali 2' release in the state

Vatal Nagaraj, president of Kannada Chalavali Vatal Paksha, a regional pro-Kannada political party, says he does not have any problem with the SS Rajamouli-directed magnum opus but won't allow the release because of the Katappa depictor's comments.

Apr 13, 2017, 20:47 PM IST

Cauvery dispute: SC directs Karnataka to release 2000 cusecs of water to Tamil Nadu, to begin final hearing from July 11

The Supreme Court on Tuesday directed the Karnataka government to release at least 2,000 cusecs of Cauvery river water to Tamil Nadu on a daily basis. 

Mar 21, 2017, 17:23 PM IST

Cauvery water row: Tamil Nadu seeks Rs 2,480cr compensation from Karnataka for not releasing wate

The Tamil Nadu government sought a compensation of Rs 2,480 crore from Karnataka.

Jan 09, 2017, 11:42 AM IST

Cauvery row: Fali Nariman declines to represent Karnataka in SC

Veteran lawyer Fali S Nariman has declined to represent Karnataka before the Supreme Court in the case on sharing of the Cauvery river water with Tamil Nadu, said an official on Monday.

Oct 03, 2016, 23:20 PM IST

Cauvery row: Karnataka CM chairs all-party meet, Oppn backs govt's and to not release water to TN

Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah convened an all-party meeting in Bengaluru on Saturday to discuss future course of action after Supreme Court reprimanded the state for ignoring its order to release Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu.

Oct 01, 2016, 18:52 PM IST

Cauvery dispute: Will plead to reconsider the order passed, says Karnataka Law Minister

The Cauvery River originates in Karnataka but flows into Tamil Nadu and the matter of how much water each state should get has been a recurring dispute for decades.

Sep 29, 2016, 09:02 AM IST

Cauvery row: SC directs Karnataka to release 6,000 cusecs of water to Tamil Nadu within three days

Karnataka government sought modification of the Supreme Court order on Cauvery water sharing on Monday.

Sep 27, 2016, 15:18 PM IST

Cauvery row: Special Karnataka Assembly Session called today to decide on SC verdict

A special session of both Houses of Karnataka legislature will be held today to take a call on the Supreme Court's direction to the state to release 6,000 cusecs of Cauvery water per day to Tamil Nadu.

Sep 23, 2016, 08:53 AM IST

Cauvery row: Karnataka legislature special Session on Friday to take call on SC order

In a move that may set the state on a collision course with the judiciary, a special session of both Houses of Karnataka legislature will be held on Friday to take a call on the Supreme Court's direction to the state to release 6,000 cusecs of Cauvery water per day to Tamil Nadu.

Sep 22, 2016, 21:24 PM IST

Cauvery row: Karnataka trying to create a constitutional crisis, says Ramadoss

The Karnataka government which was trying to create a confrontation between the legislature and the judiciary on the Cauvery issue should be taught a strict lesson, said PMK founder S.Ramadoss on Thursday.

Sep 22, 2016, 12:23 PM IST

Karnataka to decide next move on Cauvery row on Wednesday

Karnataka will decide on Wednesday its next course of action on the Cauvery row following the Supreme Court`s order to release more water to Tamil Nadu.

Sep 21, 2016, 01:41 AM IST

Cauvery water sharing row: Pro-Kannada groups protest in Mandya by eating mud, restrictions imposed

The Supreme Court will on Tuesday hear the plea on directions to both Tamil Nadu and Karnataka to take preventive measures in connection with a row over sharing of the Cauvery river water. Meanwhile, Section 144 has been imposed in Mandya's Sanjay circle ahead of the apex court's order.

Sep 20, 2016, 09:07 AM IST

Bengaluru wastes nearly 50% of the water it gets from Cauvery

The only Indian city that wastes water at a greater rate is Kolkata. And the situation in Bengaluru will only worsen.

Sep 16, 2016, 13:17 PM IST

Cauvery row: Supreme Court to hear plea on maintaining law and order in Tamil Nadu, Karnataka today

Bengaluru limped back to normal life on Wednesday, making police lift curfew in all the affected areas two days after violence shook the country's tech hub.

Sep 15, 2016, 08:54 AM IST

Cauvery row: Two days after violent protests, calm returns to Bengaluru; schools reopen today, metro starts functioning

Two days after violent protests against release of Cauvery river water to Tamil Nadu, Bengaluru is slowly limping back to normalcy.

Sep 14, 2016, 09:52 AM IST