Poorna

  • Narendra Modi congratulates two youngsters for climbing Mt Everest June 14, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday congratulated two young mountaineers who recently made India proud by scaling Mt. Everest, saying they had achieved a great feat at a tender age. He blessed 13yearold Poorna Malavath and 17yearold Anand Kumar for the rare achievement, an official statement said. Malavath created a record...
  • 13yearold Telangana girl scales Everest, sets new record May 27, 2014

    Hyderabad: Thirteenyearold M Poorna has conquered the world's highest peak, Mt Everest, becoming the youngest woman ever to do so. Poorna and 17yearold Anand, both from Telangana, scaled the peak on the same week which marks the 60th anniversary of Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay first conquering the mountain. It...
  • Actors Trisha, Isha, Nikisha are off to Muscat January 29, 2013

    Cheekily called 'RUM', that is MS Raju's next film starring actors Trisha Krishnan, Isha Chawla and Nikisha Patel the movie is busy with it's ongoing shooting schedule in Muscat. This heroine significant film is expected to break new grounds in Telugu cinema, especially because it seems to be an experimental film...
  • 'Delhi Belly' actress Poorna to star in 'Criminal Justice' December 5, 2012

    Mumbai: Poorna Jagannathan, the dusky beauty from 'Delhi Belly', has bagged a starring role in HBO drama series 'Criminal Justice'. Jagannathan, 39, plays Safar Khan, a Pakistani woman whose son is accused of committing a murder in the pilot, which has Oscarwinning writer Steven Zaillian of 'Schindler's List' as cowriter...
  • Poorna denies reports of dating Hemanth Menon October 10, 2012

    Poorna has denied reports appeared in few sections of the media, which claimed that she is in love with Malayalam actor Hemanth Menon and would enter wedlock with him soon. "I have worked with him in 'Chattakari' and he is a good friend and colleague. There is nothing beyond this between...
  • Telugu film 'Avunu' likely to be remade in Hindi October 5, 2012

    After scaring the wits out of the audience in Telugu, the suspensethriller 'Avunu' is likely to be remade in Hindi and Anushka Sharma may be roped in for an important role. Ravi Babu, who directed 'Avunu', told IANS: "Talks are on to remake the film in Hindi, but at this moment...
  • My next will be fulllength comedy entertainer: Ravi Babu September 23, 2012

    Actordirector Ravi Babu, who scared the living daylights out of the audience with his Telugu thriller 'Avunu', promises that his next film will be a lighthearted entertainer. "My last film ('Avunu') was for open family audiences, however, my next film will be for the entire family. I haven't started working on...
  • Telugu Review: 'Avunu' neither scares nor entertains September 22, 2012

    Unlike 'Anasuya' and 'Amaravathi', 'Avunu' is not a mixed baggage of suspense and macabre. However, there is the usual dose of perversion and lechery. There is less gore and less of nailbiting moments, and even less investigation of the criminal's psychology. The film is more about the unsatisfied spirit...
  • 'Avunu' is not a horror film: Ravi Babu September 20, 2012

    Telugu filmmaker Ravi Babu says his upcoming film 'Avunu' will not fall in the horror genre. ",'Avunu' is a thriller, suspense film set within a small family with a good mix of scary and funny moments, but not a horror film," Ravi Babu told IANS. The story of the film revolves around...
  • 'Devaraya's' music to be released by Pawan Kalyan September 5, 2012

    'Devaraya', directed by Nani Krishna stars Srikanth in the lead role, where he is playing two roles. One that of Sri Krishnadevaraya, and the other one is of a Dora Babu. Chakri's music will be released on the September 12, 2012. The makers are happy to announce that Pawan Kalyan is...
  • British Council awards Kannada film 'Lucia' August 11, 2012

    Director Pawan Kumar of 'Lifeu Ishtene' fame has bagged an international award even before completion of his film 'Lucia'. 'Lucia' has been awarded a 'Creative New Business Idea Award' by British Council. 'Lucia' which is under production, was one among the 150 films in the contest for the novel...
  • Why 'Maatraan' is called 'Maattrraan' now August 8, 2012

    Suriya Sivakumar's 'Maattrraan' has undergone a title change, apparently in sync with the film's theme all the letters have doubled, 'Maatraan' to 'Maattrraan', Suriya plays conjoined twins in the film. The makers are currently busy with the audio launch of the movie. The event's satellite rights have been bagged...
  • Tamil Actor Arulnidhi blows candle on his birthday July 22, 2012

    The 'Mounaguru' boy, Arulnidhi, celebrates his birthday on July 21. He is currently working on 'Thagararu' with Dhayanidhi Alagiri's Cloud Nine Movies. The actor celebrated his birthday with his fans and friends. On his birthday the team unveiled a couple of posters that sees the young talent as a rebel, quite...
  • 'Sambhavum' to go on floors on June 4 May 27, 2012

    Arulnidhi and Poorna are teaming up for 'Sambhavam' which will be helmed by Ganesh Vinayak. The film will go on floors in Chennai on June 4. 'Sambhavam' will be produced by Dhayanidhi Alagiri under the banner Cloud Nine Movies. Music is by 'Thenmerku Paruvakatru' fame Ragunathan. TS Suresh is the editor...
  • Poorna on entering the big competitive world May 25, 2012

    Right attitude, looks are not only the assets of this budding actress Poorna. She has come at the right time to tinsel town. Finished the education in Electronics Engineering and gathered too good attention in ad world and now she is on the big screen in a very big competitive...
  • IPL: CIC issues show cause notice to Alliance Air January 24, 2012

    New Delhi: The Central Information Commission has issued a show cause notice to Air India subsidiary Alliance Air for not disclosing information about a flight which was pulled out of its scheduled departure to ferry an IPL cricket team, despite its orders. The DelhiCoimbatore flight was aborted on April 20, 2010...
  • Poorna eager to work with Aamir Khan again January 15, 2012

    Mumbai: Actress Poorna Jagannathan seems to be smitten by Aamir Khan. The actress says she would love to work with the 'Delhi Belly' producer again, even if it means being a part of his new talk show's audience. "Hundred percent! I even will be an audience member on his new TV...
  • 'Delhi Belly' is Poorna's dream debut June 30, 2011

    Imran khan's Delhi belly hits the screens this Friday but its female leads have been conspicuous by their absence. ...
  • Watch: Delhi Belly the uncensored trailer June 8, 2011

    Tashi, Arup and Nitin flatmates, buddies and partners in crime. Tashi is to get married in a month but still doesn't know if his fiance is 'the one!' Arup can't make up his mind who he wants to kill first his girlfriend who has just dumped him or...
  • BCCI grills IMG over IPL's financial dealings May 17, 2010

    Mumbai: Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) officials are meeting the officials of Indian Premier League's marketing company IMG on Monday to seek details of the financial dealings during Lalit Modi's tenure as the league's chairman. BCCI Chairman Shashank Manohar, Chief Administrative Officer Ratnakar Shetty and IPL Interim Chairman...