July 17, 2017

Game of Thrones gets huge attention

Chennai: Finally, the wait is over as the seventh season of Game of Thrones as it was back on screen from today with its own twists and turns. The American TV series that grabbed huge attention of youths especially from Chennai, had six long episodes and the next season after a break was released today. News Today, had conversation with some of the youngsters about how much excited they are

Scuba diving camp organised in Chennai

Chennai: Naval cadets from Tamilnadu had a thrilling adventure experience at the scuba diving camp during their closing ceremony held recently. According to a press release, the camp was organised by Youth Welfare and Sports Development Department (government of Tamilnadu) in association with the NCC Directorate of Tamilnadu, Puducherry and Andaman Nicobar at Anna Swimming Pool at Marina Beach between 3 and 14 July. Deputy Director General of NCC Directorate

I want to act in rural stories: Ashok Selvan

Chennai: “I like to do films like Paruthiveeran. An actor should take up roles that not just entertain audience but leave a lasting impact on their minds,” says Ashok Selvan. He plays the lead in Kottathil Ooruvan, which is releasingĀ  28 July. Directed by Gnanavel, the movie speaks about ‘middle benchers’, who come up the hard way in their lives. Excerpts of his interview Q: What is Kottathil Ooruvan about?

Sibiraj's Sathya to hit screens in August

Chennai: Sibiraj starrer Sathya will be released this August. Directed by Pradeep Krishnamurthy, the movie stars Remya Nambeesan and Varalaxmi Sarath Kumjar play prominent roles. Remember it is the title of yesteryear Kamal Haasan movie. When asked, Pradeep, says, “We though Sathya would be an apt title for this crime thriller. When we approached Kamal Haasan sir, he immediately agreed and gave it to us. We are thankful for his

Nungambakkam railway station gets CCTV cameras

Chennai: After a long gap of more than a year after 24-year-old techie Swathi was gruesomely hacked to death, Nungambakkam Railway Station where the incident took place has finally got CCTV cameras. A total of 13 cameras have been installed so far with money from Nirbaya Fund. Techie Swathi was gruesomely murdered by her stalker during the early hours at Nungambakkam railway station. The murdered Ramkumar was caught after a

Vandi: A movie inspired by Bicycle Thieves

Chennai: Inspired by the acclaimed Italian film Bicycle thieves is Viddharth starrer Vandi. Produced by Hasheer and directed by Rajeesh Nala, the movie speaks about a man and his love for his two-wheeler. The film also stars Sriram Karthik, Kishore Kumar, Chandi, John Viojay, Arul Doss among others. Cinematography is by Rakesh Narayanan and music by Suraj J Kuroop. Speaking about the film, the director, says, “We have seen Bicycle