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'IAMK is not a porn movie'

Chennai: Director Santhosh P Jayakumar, after Hara Hara Mahadevaki, is busy with Iruttu Arayil Murattu Kuththu (IAMK) with Gautham Karthik as the hero. Meanwhile, after the release of IAMK‘s teaser, many people started calling it a blue film or a porn movie. However the director clarified as that it is not one. He said, “Firstly, what is a blue film? In world cinema, there is a genre called adult comedy

Woman entrepreneurs set up eco kitchen in Chennai

Chennai: Project Eco (Enhancing Community Opportunities), an initiative at ECR, is running programmes to ensure economic stability for the female gender and to improve food security in the community. At the core of the project is Eco kitchen, that helps women stand on their own feet and support their families. Located at Injambakkam, near Adyar in the city, the space is constructed using ‘eco-conscious technology’ and is run on a

Simran plays negative role in 'Seema Raja'

Chennai: Yesteryear actress Simran is one of the most sought-after heroine who is still having a huge craze among her fans. Sources say that her character in Sivakarthikeyan’s Seema Raja has shades of grey. And they say it has come really good. Directed by Ponram, the movie has Samantha Akkineni as heroine. Ponram has already given two big hits for Sivakarthikeyan, namely Varuthapadadha Vaalibar Sangam and Rajini Murugan. The new

Chennaiyin FC, JFC draw match at Marina Arena

Chennai: “After the second-half performance we deserved all three points. That is our fourth game in 12 days and we had to travel as well. The way we dominated the second half showed what we are made of,” said Chennaiyin FC coach, John Gregory after the 1-1 draw against Jamshedpur FC at Marina Arena, here. Super-sub Mohammed Rafi’s header in the 89th minute helped CFC secure a hard fought draw

Vijay to shoot in America?

Chennai: After shooting in Kolkata, director A R Murugadoss and actor Vijay were camping in various educational institutions across Chennai to shoot for their next. The untitled 62nd flick of Vijay is progressing fast for a release this Deepavali. The producers of the movie, Sun Pictures, have announced that the cast and crew of Vijay62 will be off to America to shoot some important sequences for the movie. The movie

Ashwin receives 'Icon of Chennai' award

Chennai: “Ashwin is the pride of Tamilnadu, the pride of our country. I have no words to express the achievements which Ravichandan Ashwin has made,” said cricketing legend Syed Kirmani at an event held in the city. Speaking at the event, which was the Rotary International District Conference for the current calendar year, Kirmani said Ashwin is a “legend in the making” and added, “Ashwin will bring glory to our