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Madurai HC grants anticipatory bail to Kamal Haasan over his 'Godse Hindu terrorist' remark

Police in Aravakurichi in Karur district had registered a case against the actor based on a complaint filed by a right-wing activist.

May 20, 2019, 11:47 AM IST

Kamal Haasan will have to take new birth to understand Hinduism: Giriraj Singh

Earlier this week, Kamal Haasan courted controversy when he called Mahatma Gandhi`s assassin Nathuram Godse, the first Hindu terrorist in independent India, irking some Hindu outfits.

May 18, 2019, 17:33 PM IST

Badhir News: Special show for hearing impaired, 18th May 2019

This is a special segment for hearing impaired which brings to you latest updates of the afternoon. Watch this video to know the latest news stories of the day.

May 18, 2019, 16:22 PM IST

Campaign for high stakes bypolls to four constituencies in Tamil Nadu ends

The outcome of the by-polls to a total of 22 seats will decide the future political course in Tamil Nadu as the results would determine the continuance of the two-year-old Palaniswami government.

May 17, 2019, 18:41 PM IST

More actors are now in politics, but can they succeed?

In the North, actors have largely failed to deliver as politicians. In the South, the era of iconic actor-politicians is over.

May 17, 2019, 15:09 PM IST

Kamal Haasan stands his ground on Nathuram Godse remark, says every religion has terrorists

Speaking to the media outside the Chennai International Airport, Haasan said that there are terrorists in every religion.

May 17, 2019, 10:21 AM IST

Eggs, stones thrown at meeting addressed by Kamal Haasan in Tamil Nadu's Aravakurichi

No one was injured in the incident and Kamal Haasan was escorted safely

May 17, 2019, 08:19 AM IST

Madras HC reserves orders on Kamal Haasan's anticipatory bail plea

A case was registered under sections 153A and 295A of the Indian Penal Code, which deal with "outraging religious feelings" and "promoting enmity between different groups" respectively.

May 16, 2019, 21:29 PM IST

BJP asks Sadhvi Pragya to apologise for Godse 'deskbhakt' remark after row

The debate over Nathuram Godse surfaced after MNM chief Kamal Haasan said that 'free India's first extremist was a Hindu'. 

May 16, 2019, 16:42 PM IST

Kamal Haasan stands his ground on Nathuram Godse remark, calls it historical truth

Haasan said, “People are getting angry for what I said at Aravakurichi. What I have said is the historical truth. I am not trying to pick a fight with anybody”. 

May 16, 2019, 07:49 AM IST

Kamal Haasan to return as host of Tamil 'Bigg Boss'

It was in 2017 that Kamal made his television debut with the first season of "Bigg Boss".

May 15, 2019, 18:45 PM IST

Kamal Haasan approaches Madras HC, seeks to quash FIR in connection with Godse remark

An FIR was filed against Kamal Haasan at Aravakuruchi Police Station over his reference to Nathuram Godse as 'independent India's first terrorist was a Hindu.'

May 15, 2019, 15:17 PM IST

'Godse was a first Hindu extremist' remark: HC refuses to entertain PIL against Kamal Haasan

The petition, filed by BJP leader Ashwini Upadhyay, has also sought debarring of candidates and deregistration of parties that "misuse" religion for electoral gains. 

May 15, 2019, 13:43 PM IST

Godse is a terrorist: Asaduddin Owaisi backs Kamal Haasan, says 'what else Mahatma Gandhi's killer be called'

The AIMIM chief has come out in the support of Kamal Hassan for his 'Hindu terrorist' remarks.

May 14, 2019, 17:26 PM IST

Criminal complaint filed against Kamal Haasan for 'hurting religious sentiments' over Godse remark

Sumit Kumar reports that the complaint alleges Haasan 'has hurt religious sentiments of Hindus by associating terrorism with Hindu religion in Tamil Nadu on May 12.'

May 14, 2019, 16:29 PM IST

Security beefed up outside MNM office after Kamal Haasan's controversial remarks on Nathuram Godse

MNM sources said that Kamal Haasan is not in Chennai as he is out for campaigning in Thirupparankundram for the upcoming by polls, scheduled for Sunday.

May 14, 2019, 14:29 PM IST

Top 5 agendas of the day, 14th May, 2019

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May 14, 2019, 10:12 AM IST

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May 14, 2019, 08:14 AM IST

Kamal Haasan's tongue should be chopped off: TN Minister Rajendra Balaji

Kamal Haasan has been widely slammed for a speech made on Sunday in which he said that the assassin of Mahatma Gandhi 'was independent India's first terrorist and a Hindu.'

May 13, 2019, 20:10 PM IST

Let's not divide India: Vivek Oberoi tells Kamal Haasan

Referring to Gandhi's killing, Haasan added: "I am here to question that killing."

May 13, 2019, 19:42 PM IST