December 2017

Review: Ulkuthu- Twists & turns

Director Caarthick Raju of Thirudan Police fame, has come up with a revenge drama in Ulkuthu, which is about the predicaments of fishermen from moneylenders, who charge exorbitant interest rates. Dinesh and Nandita play the lead roles. The cast includes Sriman, Bala Saravanan, Sura Shankar, Sarath, Chaya Singh, John Vijay, Dhilip Subbarayan and chef Damodaran in the cast. The movie has cinematography by Varma, music by Justin Prabhakaran, editing by

Review: Balloon- Eerie thriller

Horror movies always go well with masses. Many have won in the past. Balloon is actor Jai’s first full-length horror film. When a filmmaker is forced to make a horror movie because of some external pressures from producer, he camps at a hill station in search of the story of a haunted house that he comes across in Facebook. With this one line plot, Balloon is packed with a lot

TN Guv, CM greet people

Chennai: Governor Banwarilal Purohit and Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami extended greetings to the people on the eve of New Year. In his message, the Governor said, “I extend my warm greetings and best wishes to the people of Tamilnadu at the dawn of New Year 2018”. “On this happy occasion let us all resolve to work together in a spirit of harmony and friendship to usher in progress and

Rajini 2.0: Politician now

Chennai: Ending long-drawn suspense, actor Rajinikanth today announced his entry into politics, promising to launch a party and fight the next Assembly elections in all 234 seats. Quoting a sloka from the Bhagwad Gita which stresses the importance of doing one’s duty and leaving the rest to the Lord, the actor said, ‘It is the compulsion of time.’ “I am joining politics for sure,’ the 67-year-old said amid thunderous applause

It was happening year on defence front

Chennai: The year has been a time for a lot of developments on the defence front in Tamilnadu. While 2017 is about to bid goodbye to all of us, it is time for us to recollect the happenings of the year. DECOMMISSIONED INS Rajali at Arakkonam, near Chennai, became a subject matter this year for news when its maritime patrol aircraft TU-142M was decommissioned. New patrol aircraft P8-I was inducted