Prathibha Parameswaran

  • Man arrested for tweets against Chidambaram's son plans legal action November 1, 2012

    Ravi Srinivasan, a businessman from Puducherry was arrested and later released, for his tweet on the Finance Minister's son Karti Chidambaram. ...
  • Media conclave kick-starts in Chennai October 18, 2012

    The fourth edition of the FICCI entertainment and Business Conclave kick-started in Chennai and the first day of the conference had in attendance some biggies including the Chairman of the Conclave Kamal Hassan along with noted Hollywood producer-director Barrie Osborne. The evening saw a felicitation of greats of the industry...
  • Tamil star Vikram's 'Thandavam' is a revenge story September 14, 2012

    After 2001's 'Kasi', Tamil star Vikram once again plays the role of a visually impaired man in his forthcoming 'Thaandavam.' But what makes it special is the use of echo location - a technique that helps his character detect objects around him, using the echoes of his tongue-clicks. ...
  • Rajinikanth's 'Sivaji' to be released in 3D July 20, 2012

    Chennai: There's good news for all Rajinikanth fans. The 'boss', as he is fondly referred to by his fans, will get more real on the silver screen. His 2007 hit 'Sivaji' will now be released in 3D, tentatively this September. It just cannot get bigger than this - the stylish...
  • Suriya teams up with KV Anand for 'Maatran' July 15, 2012

    Suriya once again teams up with cinematographer turned director KV Anand for 'Maatran,' which hits the screens on Independence Day. ...
  • Review: Watch sluggish 'Billa 2' only for Ajith July 13, 2012

    There was much in favour of 'Billa 2' right from when it went on floors. First of all it was touted as a prequel to 'Billa' the remake of Rajinikanth's original classic - the stylish film that worked wonders for the star at the box office. He then topped up...
  • Tweet Review: 'Billa 2', first day, first show July 13, 2012

    Chennai: Ajith Kumar's 'Billa 2' is the prequel of 2007 film 'Billa' which was directed by Vishnuvardhan. The new edition is directed by Chakri Toleti who has wielded the megaphone for films such as 'Unnaipol Oruvan' and 'Eenadu' in the past. The films story probes the history of a dreaded...
  • Chennai couple goes online to recycle waste May 23, 2012

    Chennai: A software engineer couple in Chennai have been troubleshooting all 'trash' problems. Chennai grapples with over 3,200 tonnes of solid waste everyday and much of it is recyclable. This struck two young software engineers, Sujatha and Jegan, the couple who started Kuppathotti.com in November, 2011. Kuppathotti, when translated in...
  • Sneak Peek: First song promo of Ajith's 'Billa 2' April 25, 2012

    Ajith's 'Billa 2' is one of the most waited films of 2012. Touted as a prequel to Ajith's 2007 release 'Billa', a remake of yesteryear Rajinikanth starrer by the same name, will tell the story of the David Billa's history and how he became a gangster. ...
  • 'Mayamohini' creates waves at the box office April 16, 2012

    Malayalam actor Dileep's portrayal of female seductress in the film 'Mayamohini' is creating quite a buzz at the box office. ...
  • K Soundarajan: making Maths easy January 6, 2012

    Chennai: Kannan Soudarajan is someone who revolutionised the mathematical world with his number theory. He is the winner of the Infosys Foundation Science Prize 2011. Kannan Soudarajan showed that mathematical analysis can influence our day-to-day life - be it tips to become a champion billiards player or even creating a...
  • Rajinikanth fans celebrate his 61st birthday December 12, 2011

    Superstar Rajinikanth has acted in more than 150 films across various film industries of India. ...
  • DMK celebrates as Kanimozhi returns home December 3, 2011

    Chennai: After over six months in Tihar Jail, DMK MP Kanimozhi finally arrived in Chennai to a rousing welcome by her party cadres on Saturday. It was an emotional homecoming. There were drum beats, banners and celebrations all the way from airport to her CIT colony residence. Kanimozhi came back...
  • Dhanush, Aishwarya talk about Rajinikanth, 'Kolaveri' November 23, 2011

    Aishwarya Rajinikanth is directing her husband Dhanush in her next movie which is already making headlines with the song 'Kolaveri Di'. ...
  • Hindu's music fest Novemberfest kicks off November 12, 2011

    Chennai: There's still days to go before the music festival officially sets in to Chennai. But for those who cannot wait--here's a treat in store for you--the Hindu's annual music festival--Novemberfest. The festival was launched in Chennai on Thursday evening with a performance from the Madras String Quartet--a quartet that...