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EC censures BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj for controversial remarks

EC censures BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj for controversial remarks

The election commission on Thursday ‘censured’ BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj for his controversial remarks that indirectly blamed Muslims for the population growth. The commission warned that it would take stern action against him using all powers available to it if he violates the model code …

AR Rahman brings out a new version of Urvasi and it’s freaking awesome

AR Rahman brings out a new version of Urvasi and it’s freaking awesome

It’s an undeniable fact that A.R. Rahman’s super­peppy, addictive tune of ‘Urvasi Urvasi’ from the 1994 Tamil film Kadhalan continues to amuse us for its rich music and funky lyrics. The image of Prabhu Deva dancing atop that bus with glass ceiling is so fresh …

Vidya Balan shies away from Kamala Das biopic

Vidya Balan shies away from Kamala Das biopic

Actor Vidya Balan has pulled out of a biopic on the poet Kamala Das directed by Kamal. Reports suggest that several Hindu outfits, including the Shiv Sena, were opposed to Vidya Balan playing the controversial figure. Contrary to reports, Vidya Balan told a daily that …

Film releasion issue:Producers hatch master plan to defeat Kerala theater strike, Vijay’s ‘Bairavaa’ to release tomorrow

Film releasion issue:Producers hatch master plan to defeat Kerala theater strike, Vijay’s ‘Bairavaa’ to release tomorrow

» Producers and distributors to release movies in multiplexes, theaters not affiliated to Kerala Film Exhibitors’ Federation and in govt­owned theaters from tomorrow (Jan 12, Thursday) » Vijay­starrer Tamil film Bairavaa will be released in over 200 theaters across Kerala » Malayalam films will be …

Kerala Govt to monitor self-financing colleges, offers 10 L to Jishnu’s kin

Kerala Govt to monitor self-financing colleges, offers 10 L to Jishnu’s kin

» Kerala government constitutes committee to check conditions in self­financing colleges across the state » Panel will be headed by education minister C. Raveendranath » Cabinet also decides to give Rs 10 lakh to Jishnu Pranoy’s family » Crime branch takes over probe into Jishnu’s …

John McCain passes dossier alleging secret Trump-Russia contacts to FBI

John McCain passes dossier alleging secret Trump-Russia contacts to FBI

Russia “cultivated” and “supported” Donald Trump for years and has collected compromising information on his personal life and finances, multiple media reports said Wednesday, even as the US president­elect dismissed the claims as a “political witch hunt”. The allegations were presented to Trump and outgoing …

Sushma Swaraj asks envoy to help cancer-stricken PIO in France

Sushma Swaraj asks envoy to help cancer-stricken PIO in France

External affairs minister Sushma Swaraj Tuesday directed Indian ambassador to France Mohan Kumar to make arrangements for the travel of a Person of Indian Origin (PIO) suffering from cancer to India after the man sought help through a video message on YouTube. She also advised …

Fake News Buster: Paytm wallet money invalid after Jan 15th

Fake News Buster: Paytm wallet money invalid after Jan 15th

Digital payments firm Paytm Tuesday said its wallet business will soon be transferred to its payments bank but quashed social media rumors that the m­wallets will stop working after January 15. “There are some rumors circulating that you will not be able to use the …

Bhima Gold ad fame Richa Panai to play an airhostess in Lakehouse

Bhima Gold ad fame Richa Panai to play an airhostess in Lakehouse

Bhima Gold ad fame Richa Panai to play an airhostess in Lakehouse Actress Richa Panai is back in Mollywood with the anthology movie Crossroad, in which she would play the female protagonist in director Sasi Paravoor’s segment titled Lakehouse. Richa made her debut with Albert …

Geetu`s re entry in to Malayalam

Geetu`s re entry in to Malayalam

Geetu`s re entry in to Malayalam   Geetu Mohandas” upcoming movie Moothon has been creating quite a buzz since its announcement and rightly so. The actress-turned-filmmaker has roped in a stellar team featuring some of the best talents in the Indian film industry for her …

Reenu-Mammootty teaming up again!

Reenu-Mammootty teaming up again!

Reenu-Mammootty teaming up again! Reenu Mathews could be back in Mollywood, once again with Mammootty. It was recently reported that the actress, who was last seen in Anil Radhakrishnan Menon’s Lord Livingstone 7000 Kandi, has been approached to play the female protagonist in the Shyamdhar’s …

After `Oppam`  Priyadarshan, Mohanlal to team up again for a big budget movie

After `Oppam` Priyadarshan, Mohanlal to team up again for a big budget movie

After `Oppam`  Priyadarshan, Mohanlal to team up again for a big budget movie The success of Priyadarshanand Mohanlal’s recent venture Oppam would surely have spurred the duo on to team up again. From recent reports, it’s gathered that the two would indeed be collaborating on …

Arvind  Kejriwal’s tongue-in-cheek reply to Narendra  Modi after PM tweets visit to mom

Arvind Kejriwal’s tongue-in-cheek reply to Narendra Modi after PM tweets visit to mom

Hours after prime minister Narendra Modi tweeted about skipping his daily yoga session to have breakfast with his mother, Hiraba, in Gujarat, Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal said the PM was using his mother for political benefits. Through a tweet, Modi said he went to …

Yahoo to be renamed Altaba, CEO Marissa Mayer to step down

Yahoo to be renamed Altaba, CEO Marissa Mayer to step down

» Yahoo to be renamed Altaba Inc, Reuters reported » CEO Marissa Mayer will step down after closing the deal with Verizon » Yahoo last year disclosed two instances of data breach » Five other directors will also resign after the deal with Verizon closes …

FLASH:Torture rooms, fine for beards, no girlfriends: Nehru College students list out harassment methods

FLASH:Torture rooms, fine for beards, no girlfriends: Nehru College students list out harassment methods

Amid the row over the suicide of a student allegedly due to harassment by management of Nehru College of Engineering, Pambady, here, more students have come out with shocking revelations about the ill­treatment meted out to them at the institute. While a student recollected the …