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Tamil Nadu parties cry foul over Hindi imposition, Centre steps in to allay fears

The Centre said that there was no intention to impose any language on anyone. 

Jun 01, 2019, 21:41 PM IST

MNM chief Kamal Haasan invited for PM Narendra Modi's swearing-in on May 30

Kamal Haasan is a vocal critic of PM Narendra Modi and the BJP-led NDA government's functioning and its policies.

May 27, 2019, 16:06 PM 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

Kamal Haasan's MNM invites applications from aspirants to contest assembly bypolls

Haasan had on Sunday said MNM would contest the bypolls.

Mar 14, 2019, 15:18 PM IST

Kamal Haasan gets 'battery torch' as party symbol, says MNM will be 'torch-bearer' in politics

Haasan had launched his political party MNM on 21 February 2018 from his hometown of Rameswaram. 

Mar 10, 2019, 15:06 PM IST

Makkal Needhi Maiam welcomes SC order on Lokayukta, calls it poetic justice

The party said it is shameful that Tamil Nadu had not set up the watchdog yet.

Apr 19, 2018, 23:49 PM IST

Kamal Haasan hits out at Tamil Nadu's AIADMK government, accuses it of subservience to Centre

He also lashed out at the Centre for failing to set up the Cauvery Water Management Board.

Apr 04, 2018, 12:08 PM IST

Kamal Hassan slams PM Modi govt's GST, notes ban move, denies funding by Christian missionaries

Actor-turned-politician Kamal Hasan on Sunday criticised the Goods and Services Tax (GST) bill and the notes ban move of the Narendra Modi-led NDA government at the Center. 

Mar 11, 2018, 17:01 PM IST

Centrist, populist, charismatic: Can Kamal Haasan become Tamil Nadu's Macron?

Periods of turmoil typically favour the rise of charismatic leaders, and both Kamal and Rajni seem to fit that bill.

Mar 07, 2018, 17:34 PM IST

Breaking 20-20: Actor Kamal Haasan launches his new party Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM)

Actor Kamal Haasan launches his new political party Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM). Watch this video for more information.

Feb 22, 2018, 17:23 PM IST