Balakrishna

  • Andhra Pradesh: NTR's son Balakrishna to contest on TDP ticket 14-04-2014 02:56 PM

    Telugu Desam founder-president N T Rama Rao's son and Telugu film star Nandamuri Balakrishna has jumped into the poll fray for the first time as the party announced his name for Hindupur Assembly seat in Anantapuram district. Hindupur was once represented by NTR himself and later for a term by...
  • LS polls: N Balakrishna plans to contest polls 01-04-2014 11:52 AM

    Telugu Desam Party (TDP) founder NT Rama Rao's son and popular Telugu film actor N Balakrishna said he would take a decision on contesting the elections after consultation with party chief N Chandrababu Naidu. He told reporters at Visakhapatnam on Tuesday that he has not yet taken a decision whether...
  • Puri Jagannadh's son to play young Balakrishna in 'Legend' 16-11-2013 03:31 PM

    Chennai: Child actor Puri Akash, son of filmmaker Puri Jagannadh, will essay the role of young Nandamuri Balakrishna in upcoming political-drama 'Legend', slated to be released next year. "Puri's son Akash will play the younger version of Balakrishna in the film. I had seen his performances in other films and...
  • Radhika Apte to act opposite Balakrishna in Srinu's next 20-09-2013 04:41 PM

    Chennai: Bollywood actress Radhika Apte has been confirmed as the leading lady opposite Nandamuri Balakrishna in his upcoming yet-untitled Telugu action drama that also features Sonal Chauhan. "Radhika Apte and Sonal Chauhan are the heroines in our Balakrishna starrer film with Boyapati Srinu," the film's producer Anil Sunkara posted on...
  • Sonal Chauhan to act with Balayya in her next? 17-09-2013 02:25 PM

    Chennai: Bollywood actress Sonal Chauhan has already been roped in opposite Nandamuri Balakrishna aka Balayya in an upcoming yet untitled Telugu flick. However, the film's makers are still on the lookout for a leading lady. "We have a few names in mind, but haven't zeroed in on anyone yet. We...
  • Kerala: Balakrishna Pillai hints at leaving Congress 05-06-2013 06:53 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: The woes of the Kerala Congress are far from over. Senior party chairman R Balakrishna Pillai on Wednesday hinted at leaving the party if his son KB Ganeshkumar wasn't given a Cabinet berth. Chief Minister Oommen Chandy is already under pressure to include KPCC Chief Ramesh Chennithala in the...
  • Balakrishna Pillai wants son back in Kerala cabinet 27-05-2013 12:00 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: For more than a year, veteran Kerala politician and chairman of Kerala Congress (Pillai) R Balakrishna Pillai's only demand was the ouster of his son from the cabinet. On Monday, he did a volte-face. The father requested Chief Minister Oommen Chandy Monday to reinstate his son in the cabinet....
  • Veteran actor NTR statue unveiled in the Parliament today 07-05-2013 05:25 PM

    The legendary actor and former Chief minister of Telugu Desum Party Dr NT Rama Rao's statue has been unveiled at the Parliament today. The event was a conglomeration of politicians, family members and celebrities from the Southern film industry who participated at the event. Meera Kumar, speaker of Lok Sabha...
  • Dasari Narayana Rao annouces five Telugu films 27-04-2013 07:32 PM

    Hyderabad: Veteran Telugu filmmaker and politician Dasari Narayana Rao Saturday announced he will wield the megaphone for five Telugu films, including one titled 'Vaddi Kaasula Vaadu', in which he will also act. "My 151st film titled 'Vaddi Kaasula Vaadu' will go on floors May 4 coinciding with my birthday. I...
  • Kerala: Father-son spat puts Chandy govt in a spot 23-11-2012 11:38 AM

    Thiruvananthapuram: "Issues" between K B Ganesh Kumar, a cabinet minister, and his father R Balakrishna Pillai, a former cabinet minister and veteran politician, have put Chief Minister Oommen Chandy and his government in a spot. Pillai, 78, is chairman of the Kerala Congress (B) and an eight-time legislator who has...
  • Kerala: Pillai out, VS pursues him 02-11-2011 12:17 PM

    THIRUVANANTHAPURAM:Despite the virulent criticism unleashed by the Opposition LDF, the UDF Government ensured R Balakrishna Pillais release on Tuesday, as he was given a two-month remission on his one-year jail term. Pillai, however, will continue his stay in the specialist hospital here forafew more days and is likely to go...
  • Jailed ex-minister Pillai released in Kerala 01-11-2011 10:43 AM

    Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Congress (B) leader and former minister R Balakrishna Pillai, sentenced to jail for a year in a corruption case, was on Tuesday freed under the remission granted by the state government on the occasion of state-formation day. The release orders were handed over by the Central Prison officials...
  • Kerala: Pillai to be freed under amnesty scheme 31-10-2011 04:33 PM

    THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Jailed former minister R. Balakrishna Pillai and 137 other inmates will be released ON Tuesday, while the jail terms of 2,500 prisoners will be reduced as part of an amnesty scheme of the Kerala government. The amnesty is being given on the occasion of Kerala Day on Nov 1,...
  • Inclined to contest AP polls: Nandamuri 11-09-2011 05:02 PM

    Anantapur: Telugu actor Nandamuri Balakrishna, son of former chief minister late NT Rama Rao, on Sunday announced his inclination to contest the next Andhra Pradesh Assembly elections. The actor, who today participated in a Tollywood cricket match held for charity, told reporters that he would take a plunge into active...
  • Ramdev's aide Balakrishna in a new controversy 02-07-2011 01:16 PM

    New Delhi: Acharya Balakrishna is the man who is in charge of collecting funds for Baba Ramdev and his organisation and is one of yoga guru's closest associates. CNN-IBN has now got copies of his birth certificates which could bring fresh trouble for him. Two certificates issued by two different...
  • Happy that Baba responded to our pleas: Morari Bapu 12-06-2011 01:07 PM

    Spiritual leader Morari Bapu and Acharya Balkrishna were happy that Baba Ramdev had ended his fast against black money on Sunday saying that the public was aware of the cause they were fighting for. ...
  • Simha: This lion doesn't quite roar 06-05-2010 01:17 PM

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