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  • Preetha Reddy to succeed me as Apollo Hospitals Chairman: Prathap C Reddy July 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Apollo Hospitals founder chairman Prathap C Reddy said on Thursday his daughter Preetha Reddy is likely to succeed him as the chairman of the group. "As things stand today Preetha is most likely to succeed me as chairman," Apollo Hospitals group chairman Prathap C Reddy told a private...
  • Budget 2014: Health sector needs to be boosted, says Apollo chairman June 30, 2014

    New Delhi: The chairman of Apollo hospitals, Dr Prathap Reddy believes that the health sector is in dire need of attention. Reddy pointed out that the present government has promised health and education among their top priorities and he has a lot of expectations from the Centre in this regard....
  • Former Congress leader vs sitting Congress MP in the Rajampet battle May 2, 2014

    It's the battle of the turncoat candidates who have defected from the Congress including former union minister Purandeshwari. CNNIBN's Preeti Singh caught up with the two candidates battling out in the Rajampet Constituency of Seemandhra D Purandeshwari and Congress's incumbent Sai Prathap. ...
  • Siddharth sheds boy-next-door image in 'Jigarthanda' March 5, 2014

    Chennai: Popularly known for his romantic roles in several southern films, actor Siddharth says forthcoming Tamil gangster-drama 'Jigarthanda', has given him the opportunity to shed his boy-next-door image. Siddharth has essayed romantic roles in films such as 'Koncham Ishtam Koncham Kashtam' and 'Love Failure'. "I'm known for my boy-next-door kind of roles...
  • Nine Andhra MPs suspended from Lok Sabha September 2, 2013

    New Delhi: Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar Monday suspended nine members from Andhra Pradesh from the house for five days for causing unending disruption over the decision to create a separate Telangana state. The speaker named the nine MPs - four from the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) and five from the...
  • Telangana: Cong in damage control mode as leaders continue to resign August 2, 2013

    New Delhi, Hyderabad: The revolt among Congress leaders over Telangana is far from over. Seven MPs, a state minister and seven MLAs from Andhra and Rayalaseema regions have so far resigned protesting the creation of Telangana state while there are indications that some more are likely to follow suit. Union HRD...
  • Malayalam superstar Mohanlal receives honour in Qatar May 12, 2013

    Dubai: Malayalam super star Mohanlal was among the list of personalities from the Malayalam film industry to receive awards at the inaugural Indian Movie Awards in Qatar (IMAQ 2013) at a function in Qatar's capital, Doha Others who received awards at the event Friday were actors Prathap K Pothan, Biju Menon,...
  • Tamil actor Arjun Sarja to direct 'Jai Hind 2' May 11, 2013

    Chennai: Southern actor Arjun Sarja is all set to wield the megaphone for multi lingual action drama 'Jai Hind 2', the sequel to his Tamil blockbuster 'Jai Hind'. The film will be made in Tamil, Telugu and Kannada. He has also directed Tamil films such as 'Sevagan', 'Prathap', 'Vedham' and 'Madrasi'....
  • Prithviraj buys Malayalam film 'Ayalum Njanum Thammil's rights April 26, 2013

    Many times in his previous interviews, actor Prithviraj Sukumaran has expressed his interest to direct movies and so now most probably he is walking in the similar route as the star who has bought the rights of his Malayalam film 'Ayalum Njanum Thammil', originally directed by Lal Jose. A hit in...
  • Southern actor Prithviraj to offer a script to Big B April 22, 2013

    Mumbai: Southern superstar Prithviraj Sukumaran, who debuted in Bollywood with 'Aiyyaa', has bought the rights of his hit Malayalam film 'Ayalum Njanum Thammil'. He plans to make it in Hindi and approach Amitabh Bachchan with the script. 'Ayalum Njanum Thammil', directed by Lal Jose, released in October last year. Also featuring...
  • 'Arikil Oraal' is Sunil's second Malayalam venture March 16, 2013

    Young director Sunil Ibrahim who got much critical acclaim for his debutante movie 'Chapters' has named his second venture as 'Arikil Oraal'. Also scripted by the director, the movie will have Indrajith, Nivin Pauly, Remya Nambishan, Prathap Pothan and Lena donning the lead roles. The movie will have cinematography by...
  • Actor-turned-director Prathap Pothen to star in '3 Dots' March 8, 2013

    2012 was an eventful year in the life of actor-turned-director Prathap Pothen, who surprised everyone with two diametrically opposite characters in Mollywood in '22FK' and 'Ayaalum Njaanum Thammil'. Though the senior star missed out of an award in the recent state awards, he is still taking strides to fetch...
  • '3 Dots' game launched February 15, 2013

    Thiruvananthapuram: A game inspired by upcoming Malayalam film '3 Dots' has been launched for people active on digital platforms. Actors Kunchacko Boban, Biju Menon and Prathap K Pothan along with child artist Vivaswan launched the game in Munnar earlier this week during the third and last schedule of the shoot...
  • 'Ayaalum Njaanum Thammil' Review: One of the best directorial October 23, 2012

    Laljose seems to be the leader of quality filmmakers in Malayalam cinema, enlivening the middle stream movies with his most lovable films. The latest to add to his list of bests is 'Ayaalum Njaanum Thammil', a terrific directorial which has an authentic stamp of his finesse of presentations. With a...
  • Kalabhavan Mani to act in Lal Jose's new film August 4, 2012

    Kalabhavan Mani will appear in a Lal Jose film shortly. Lal Jose has earmarked an important role for Mani in his new movie 'Ayalum Njaanum Thammil' which has already started its shoot at Kannur. Mani had rarely played any notable role in any of the Lal's films. 'Ayalum Njaanum Thammil'...
  • Malayalam Review: '22 Female Kottayam' is excellent May 19, 2012

    When we first heard the song 'Chillane', we suspected something in its lyrics that posed a contempt on the tenderness of female psyche. But after watching the movie, which intelligently narrates the transformation of a gullible, 22 year girl into bold, tough women, in between the repetition of the same...