Vishnu

  • 'Rowdy' RGV's best since 'Sarkar': Vishnu Manchu 30-03-2014 04:32 PM

    Chennai: Actor Vishnu Manchu, who has teamed up with Ram Gopal Varma for the forthcoming Telugu action-drama "Rowdy", says it will be the filmmaker's best movie since the 2005 release "Sarkar". Vishnu also feels that the film will a befitting reply to critics, who have been complaining about poor quality...
  • Vishnu lauds 11-minute action sequence in RGV's 'Rowdy' 26-03-2014 05:59 PM

    Chennai: The pre-interval 11-minute fight sequence in Ram Gopal Varma's forthcoming Telugu directorial "Rowdy" is one of the best of his career, says actor Manchu Vishnu, who will seen in the particular scene alongside his father Manchu Mohan Babu. "Rowdy" is slated to release in cinemas April 4. "This interval...
  • Ram Gopal Varma's Telugu directorial 'Rowdy' gets its release date 19-03-2014 02:01 PM

    Chennai: Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma's forthcoming Telugu directorial "Rowdy", which was earlier slated to release March 28, will now hit the theatres worldwide April 4. "'Rowdy' will open in several multiplex and single theatres this summer on April 4," read a statement from the film's production house A.V. Pictures. The...
  • 'Pandavulu Pandavulu Tummeda' to be released in Malayalam as 'Pandavapuram 2014' 07-02-2014 04:38 PM

    Chennai: Vishnu Manchu-starrer Telugu romantic-comedy 'Pandavulu Pandavulu Tummeda', will be dubbed and released in Malayalam as 'Pandavapuram 2014' across Kerala Feb 14. Manchu's recent Telugu releases 'Denikaina Ready' and 'Doosukeltha' were dubbed and released in Malayalam as 'Endhinum Ready' and 'Sakala Kala Vallavan', respectively. "The film, which releases Feb 14,...
  • 'Pandavulu Pandavulu Tummeda' to be released on January 31 25-01-2014 01:20 PM

    Chennai: Telugu family-drama 'Pandavulu Pandavulu Tummeda' is slated for release Jan 31 and its producers are also planning to release it on alternate distribution platforms such as video-on-demand (VOD), online and mobile platforms too. "There is a growing appetite for Indian films in the overseas market. Telugu films have a...
  • Goa: BJP MLA takes dig over huge crowd at Narendra Modi's rally 15-01-2014 03:14 PM

    BJP MLA Vishnu Wagh, who was allegedly attacked in December by party workers over reports that he was joining NCP, on Wednesday said it remains to be seen whether Modi can translate the crowd into votes for the upcoming polls. "Narendra Modi can draw crowds but (we) will have to...
  • Hindu Raksha Dal disrupts Bhushan's conference, calls him a CIA agent 13-01-2014 04:50 PM

    New Delhi: Days after Hindu Raksha Dal leader Pinky Choudhary was detained for the attack on Aam Aadmi Party office in Kaushambi, another leader of the outfit disrupted the press conference of AAP leader Prashant Bhushan. Vishnu Gupta disrupted the media conference and called Bhushan a CIA agent. Gupta had...
  • Not back on Twitter, says actor Vishnu Manchu 29-11-2013 02:57 PM

    Chennai: Telugu actor Vishnu Manchu, who had left Twitter a few months ago after his account was hacked, has confirmed that he is yet to return to the micro-blogging site. He says his impostor is currently accessing a fake profile. "I am not back and I am not tweeting. It's...
  • No ticketing at IFFI next year: Organiser 26-11-2013 02:38 PM

    Panaji: Movie buffs here will not have to stand in a queue to buy tickets for film screenings during the next edition of the International Film Festival of India (IFFI), an organiser said Tuesday. Vishnu Wagh, chairman of the Entertainment Society of Goa (ESG), a co-organiser of the festival, said...
  • Udaya Bhanu upsets makers of 'Madhumati' 24-11-2013 04:50 PM

    Hyderabad: Telugu TV anchor-turned actress Udaya Bhanu, who was not present at the audio launch of her upcoming release 'Madhumati' in the same language, has earned the ire of the film's makers, who plan to press charges against her in Movie Artistes Association and Producers Council (MAAPC). "Our producer is...
  • Goa not just about booze, dance, women: IFFI organiser 24-11-2013 11:01 AM

    Panaji: Goa is not just about booze, dance and women, said an organiser of the IFFI in Goa, even as the state has come under spotlight for a sexual assault involving a high profile journalist and a sexual harassment case in the festival arena. Vishnu Wagh, chairperson of the Entertainment...
  • Muzaffarnagar riots: Vishnu Sahai commission granted 6 months' time to submit report 15-11-2013 08:42 AM

    Uttar Pradesh government has extended the tenure of the one-man inquiry commission into Muzaffarnagar riots by six months. The tenure of former Justice Vishnu Sahai commission, constituted to probe into Muzaffarnagar riots, has been extended by six months, Special Secretary (Home), Saroj Kumar on Thursday told reporters. The UP government...
  • Yuki, Vishnu, Balaji in semis of ITF Futures 14-11-2013 05:27 PM

    New Delhi: Top seed Yuki Bhambri and Vishnu Vardhan are headed for a possible title clash as they breezed into the semi-finals of the ITF Futures event after scoring easy victories against their respective rivals, who failed to play to their potential, here on Thursday. Yuki, ranked 202, overwhelmed Karunuday...
  • Easy win for Yuki, Vishnu knocks out Ranjeet in ITF 12-11-2013 04:43 PM

    New Delhi: Top seed Yuki Bhambri had an easy outing against an erratic Shonigmatjon Shofayziyev while Vishnu Vardhan was impressive in his comeback trail as he knocked out sixth seed V M Ranjeet from the USD 10,000 ITF Men's Futures tournament on Tuesday. Yuki, who is coming into the event...
  • Commission on Muzaffarnagar riots seeks more time 12-11-2013 03:25 PM

    With the two-month deadline to submit the report coming to an end, the one-man inquiry commission into Muzaffarnagar riots that left over 60 people dead has sought six months extension from the Uttar Pradesh government. "The Commission has sought more time to complete its inquiry and the process is already...
  • Muzaffarnagar riots: Vishnu Sahai Commission seeks 6 months' time more to submit report 12-11-2013 03:01 PM

    With the two-month deadline to submit the report coming to an end, the one-man inquiry commission into Muzaffarnagar riots that left over 60 people dead has sought six months extension from the Uttar Pradesh government. "The Commission has sought more time to complete its inquiry and the process is already...
  • 'Khaidi' will be re-released on November 15 08-11-2013 03:04 PM

    New Delhi: 'Khaidi', featuring Sahasa Simha Vishnuvardhan, which was released decades back in 1984, will be re-released on November 15. Following Vishnu's supporters' demand, the decision was taken to re-release the film. Directed by KSR Das, 'Khaidi' was produced by GRK Raju under Vishwachitra Productions. The film was primarily the...
  • Vishnu Manchu excited about Malayalam version of 'Doosukeltha' 05-11-2013 02:46 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: The dubbed Malayalam version of Vishnu Manchu's Telugu film 'Doosukeltha', which opened last week in Andhra Pradesh, will release in Kerala on Friday as 'Sarva Kala Vallavan'. This is Manchu's second film to be released in the state after his debut Malayalam movie 'Endinum Ready' last year and he...
  • When Pawan Kalyan was approached by Veeru Potla for 'Doosukeltha' 22-10-2013 04:23 PM

    New Delhi: Telugu movie 'Doosukeltha', which featured Vishnu Manchu and Lavanya Tripathi in pivotal roles, has had a good opening at the Box Office. If rumours doing the rounds are anything to go by, Veeru Potla was interested in doing the film with Pawan Kalyan. He had also contacted the...
  • Vishnu Vishal gets busy with five Tamil films 15-10-2013 04:04 PM

    Chennai: Vishnu Vishal, known for films such as 'Bale Pandiya' and 'Drohi', is currently busy juggling five Tamil films. Two of the five projects will see the actor teaming up with same directors he has worked in the past. Vishnu will be teaming up with directors Suseenthiran and Seenu Ramaswamy...
  • The harder I work, the luckier I get: Vishnu Manchu 14-10-2013 02:09 PM

    Chennai: Telugu actor Vishnu Manchu, who recently completed a decade in the Telugu film industry, has so far only featured in 10 films. He says it is time for him to "stop being over-cautious" and "work harder and faster". "I haven't achieved much, there's still lot more to do. I...
  • Has IFFI become a promotional ground for Bollywood films? 09-10-2013 11:28 AM

    Panaji: Bollywood movies may get a thumbs down this IFFI, an organiser said. "IFFI is for serious films and not for new Bollywood films," Vishnu Wagh, vice chairman of the Entertainment Society of Goa, one of the two government agencies organising the International Film Festival of India, told reporters after...
  • Judicial commission begins probe into Muzaffarnagar riots 07-10-2013 08:16 PM

    The one-man judicial commission appointed to probe the Muzaffarnagar riots began its work on Monday. Commission chairman, retired high court judge Vishnu Sahay, was briefed by district officials in Muzaffarnagar. He is likely to meet the riot-affected people Tuesday and get a first hand account of the events that preceded...
  • Vishnu Manchu's 'Doosukeltha' joins Dussehra race 26-09-2013 03:45 PM

    Chennai: Following the exit of Pawan Kalyan-starrer Telugu action-drama 'Attarintiki Daaredhi' from the Dussehra race, Vishnu Manchu's 'Doosukeltha', which is releasing Oct 11, will now slug it out with Junior NTR-starrer 'Ramayya Vasthavayya' at the box-office. Following the online leak, 'Attarintiki Daaredhi' originally slated to release Oct 9, is now...
  • Indian-American among those killed in US Navy Yard shooting 17-09-2013 11:55 AM

    Indian-American Vishnu Pandit was among the 12 individuals killed by a gunman at a highly secure Navy Yard in the American Capital, the latest in the series of mass shootouts in the US in the last few years. In all 12 people mostly military contractors were killed when the gunman,...
  • President greets nation on the eve of Janmashtami 27-08-2013 04:39 PM

    President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday greeted the nation on the eve of Janmashtami festival and said people should recall the teachings of Lord Krishna. "Let us, on this sacred day, recall the teachings of Lord Krishna which have for centuries been an inspiration to us to follow the path of...
  • Sindhu enters third round; Kona-Vishnu crashes out of World Badminton 07-08-2013 01:30 PM

    Guangzhou: Rising Indian shuttler PV Sindhu overcame a fighting Kaori Imabeppu of Japan to secure her place in the third round of the women's singles competition at the World Badminton Championships on Wednesday. Seeded 10th, Sindhu, who won the Malaysia Grand Prix in May this year, had to sweat it...
  • Shraey Khanna: Didn't expect to win 'India's Dancing Superstar' 05-08-2013 09:52 AM

    Mumbai: Shraey Khanna, member of Team MJ5, which won 'India's Dancing Superstar' (IDS) and the prize money of Rs.50 lakh, says they went numb after hearing the results, but have no plans to do more reality shows. "We were actually trying to make out what is happening. After the results...
  • Veteran freedom fighter Vishnu Dayal Gupta dies 26-07-2013 04:12 PM

    Veteran freedom fighter Vishnu Dayal Gupta died following prolonged illness at a hospital in Etawah, family sources said on Friday. He was 91. Gupta breathed his last on Thursday at Rural Institute of Medical Sciences in Saifai where he had been admitted a couple of days ago, they said. The...
  • Court to hear plea against Dhoni for hurting religious sentiments 04-06-2013 08:47 AM

    Hyderabad: A court in Andhra Pradesh is set to hear a complaint made against the Indian cricket team captain MS Dhoni for hurting religious sentiments. The case was filed against the skipper after he appeared in an avatar of Indian god Vishnu in a national business magazine. In its April...