K B Ganesh Kumar

  • J Sasikumar honoured with J C Daniel Award February 14, 2013

    Thiruvanathapuram: Malayalam actor-director J Sasikumar has been selected for Kerala's highest film honour J C Daniel award, the state's version of nation's topmost film honour, Phalke award. Sasikumar, who holds a record for directing as many as 141 films, is known for his box-office hits of the 1960s and 70s, most...
  • 17th IFFk kicks off with a gala opening December 8, 2012

    As usual with its glowing tradition, the 17th edition of the IFFK also opened to packed houses yesterday. The state Chief Minister Oommen Chandy inaugurated the 17th International Film Festival of Kerala at Nishagandhi Open Auditorium in a function attended by 3000 delegates. Alfred Hitchkock's Silent movie 'The ring...
  • Kerala: Father-son spat puts Chandy govt in a spot November 23, 2012

    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...
  • 'Salim's complaint on film award has no merit' July 24, 2012

    National award-winning actor Salim Kumar has filed a complaint that his documentary 'Pokkali' was not even screened for the jury of Kerala State Film Awards 2011. But his complaint has no merit, says Kerala Cinema Minister K.B. Ganesh Kumar. Ganesh Kumar told IANS Tuesday that the rules of the Kerala State...