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Ram Mandir politics is played in Delhi and Lucknow AC rooms: Prakash Raj

Prakash Raj suggested that journalists must visit Ayodhya in Uttar Pradesh and see how people in the holy town are “living on streets”.

Jan 18, 2019, 14:15 PM IST

Kamal Haasan welcomes Prakash's entry into politics

Actor-politician Kamal Haasan on Sunday wished "good luck" to actor-filmmaker Prakash Raj for foraying into politics.

Jan 06, 2019, 19:33 PM IST

Will contest 2019 Lok Sabha polls from Bengaluru central, confirms actor Prakash Raj

Prakash Raj took to Twitter to make the announcement.

Jan 06, 2019, 08:16 AM IST

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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'

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

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

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'

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

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

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Oct 05, 2017, 22:23 PM IST

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