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  • Allahabad tense after BJYM leader gunned down in broad daylight March 20, 2014

    Uttar Pradesh's Allahabad city was tense on Thursday after a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) youth wing leader was shot dead on late Wednesday. Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM) leader Vimal Pandey was shot in the head at the Mewalal Bagiya tri-section on Wednesday. Angry party workers, supporters and family members of the...
  • Two IIT Kanpur students get Rs 1.20 crore package December 3, 2013

    Kanpur: Two students of Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur got Rs 1.20 crore package during the ongoing placement drive. The drive was started on Sunday and it would continue till December 22, the IIT sources said. Two students have got the highest package of Rs 1.20 crore per annum from IT...
  • Three Indianorigin men among Africa's 50 richest November 14, 2013

    Three Indianorigin men are among the 50 richest persons in Africa this year, according to Forbes magazine. Vimal Shah, Sudhir Ruparelia and Naushad Merali figured in the list with a net worth of $1.6 billion, $1.1 billion and $430 million respectively. Shah, who ranks 18th on the list, is chief executive of...
  • BJP expels five rebels from party's primary membership in Chhattisgarh November 6, 2013

    Ruling BJP in Chhattisgarh on Wednesday expelled five of its party leaders, including a former minister, from its primary membership, for a period of six years. The BJP's disciplinary committee expelled five party leaders namely Rajinder Pal Singh Bhatia, Ganesh Ram Bhagat, Vimal Chopda, Balmukund Dewangan and Shivcharan Cherwa, from its...
  • 'Desingu Raja' review: Stale wine in a new bottle August 24, 2013

    Cast: Vimal, Bindu Madhavi, Soori, Singampuli, Ravi Mariya, Naren, Vinu Chakravarthy Director: Ezhil Rating: 1.5 out of 5 Rural potboilers in Tamil cinema are usually about a love story or rivalry between two villages. Not surprisingly, 'Desingu Raja' merges both the common themes into a story, which partially entertains, but otherwise is...
  • Banga Beats bank on Carolina to overwhelm Pune Pistons August 21, 2013

    Bangalore: Banga Beats chief coach Vimal Kumar is banking on Spain's Carolina Marin to win the women's singles and mixed doubles against Pune Pistons in Pune on Friday to keep the team in the hunt for a semifinal berth in the inaugural Indian Badminton League. "We are banking on Carolina to...
  • We have learnt from our mistakes: Banga Beats coach Vimal Kumar August 17, 2013

    Lucknow: Defeats to star shuttlers P Kashyap and Hu Yun in men's singles competition saw BOP Banga Beats narrowly lose their opening tie but coach Vimal Kumar on Saturday exuded confidence his wards would come good against Awadhe Warriors on Sunday. Kumar said his team was tired because of the travelling...
  • IBL: Banga coach confident of good show against Mumbai Masters August 14, 2013

    Bangalore: Banga Beats chief coach, U Vimal Kumar is confident of his side's good showing against Mumbai Masters in their opening match of the Indian Badminton League, here on Wednesday. "Despite last minute stitch up, we are all raring to go," Vimal said. "Everything was like a welloiled machinery...last night at...
  • Sindhu will learn from her mistakes: Former players August 10, 2013

    New Delhi: India's PV Sindhu on Saturday settled for a bronze medal after losing her semifinal match at the World Championships and former players said the rising shuttler has a bright future ahead but she has to learn from her mistakes. Sindhu suffered a 1021, 1321 loss against world no. 3...
  • Ashwini could have added value to team: Banga Beats Coach July 31, 2013

    Bangalore: Banga Beats bought Parupalli Kashyap as their icon player but chief coach U Vimal Kumar feels even Ashwini Ponnappa would have been a good choice as being a local star she could have added value to the Bangalore side in the upcoming Indian Badminton League (IBL). "It (giving a miss...
  • Dinesh, Vijay team up for Tamil film 'Sontha Oru' May 26, 2013

    It was earlier reported that Vimal and Vijay Seethupathi will be part of director Seenu Ramasamy's next project. The director is noted for movies like 'Neerparavai' and 'Merku Parava Katru'. However the latest buzz is that Vimal will not be a part of the venture and now Dinesh of 'Attakathi'...
  • Tamil thriller 'Netru Indru' has been shot in dense forests April 1, 2013

    Chennai: An increasing number of films is being shot at picturesque international locales, but the unit of upcoming Tamil thriller 'Netru Indru' shot the movie in uninhabitable forests of Tamil Nadu and on edges of bordering states. The director admits it was challenging. "It's a suspensethriller shot completely in the forests...
  • Actor Sarath Kumar takes special interest in production March 23, 2013

    Chennai: Buoyed by the news that Malayalam comedy 'Ustad Hotel' pocketed three National awards this year, Tamil actor R Sarath Kumar has expressed interest to coproduce more films with the film's producer Listin Stephen. Listin and Sarath are awaiting the release of Tamil drama 'Chennaiyil Oru Naal', Tamil remake of Malayalam...
  • Tamil film 'Rendavathu Padam' to hit screens soon February 22, 2013

    'Rendavathu Padam' is a film that is much awaited by filmmaker CS Amudhan. The director had earlier floored the audience with his debut in Kollywood, 'Tamizh Padam', a spoof entertainer. Vimal, Aravind Aakash of 'Goa' and 'Mankatha' fame and Ajith's brotherinlaw, Richard play the lead roles in this movie, to be...
  • Zee bags Tamil film 'Moondru Per Moondru Kadal' February 22, 2013

    Bringing an exciting development on Vasanth's forthcoming film 'Moondru Per Moondru Kadal' (MPMK), Zee TV, one of the premium banners in the industry, reported to have bought the satellite rights of the film. After facing a stiff competition from other players in the field, Zee successfully raced ahead, by bagging...
  • Actor Simbu to sing in 'Kedi Billa Killadi Ranga' February 7, 2013

    Upcoming movie 'Kedi Billa Killadi Ranga' was supposed to have it's audio launch on February 6. This event was cancelled due to unavoidable circumstances according to actor Siva Karthikeyan's tweet yesterday. This Kannada comedy has a cast including actors Siva Karthikeyan, Vimal, Bindhu Madavi and Regina Cassandra. This movie is a...
  • Video: Teaser of Mohanlal's 'Lokpal' January 25, 2013

    An upcoming Malayalam thriller, the movie is written by S. N. Swamy. Direction is by filmmaker Joshiy and 'Lokpal' stars actors like Mohanlal and Kavya Madhavan in the lead roles while Meera Nandan, Manoj K. Jayan, Vijayaraghavan and Saikumar features in supporting roles. The film however is scheduled to release on 31...
  • Tamil actor Vimal to star in Ravi Lallin's next January 23, 2013

    'Sillunu Oru Sandhippu' is next on the plate for actor Vimal. It is also actress Dipa Shah's debut who is the female lead in the movie. The director of this movie Ravi Lallin is also making his directorial debut with this film. Produced by Nandhagopal of Madras entertainment the movie...
  • 'Moondru Per Moondru Kadhal' is to hit screens soon December 22, 2012

    Director Vasanth's 'Moondru Per Moondru Kadhal' is about three protagonists and their respective love affairs. But there is an interesting twist in it also. While Arjun and Vimal have interesting dialogues in the movie, Cheran hardly has a line to speak. "I was so happy when Vasanth told me that he would...
  • 'Alex Pandian', 'KKBR' to be released during Pongal November 30, 2012

    Looks like this Pongal will be a big release date for Studio green as KE Gnanavel Raja's house is coming out with two films around the date. 'Alex Pandian', produced by Studio Green will be joined by a film they are distributing, 'Kedi Billa Killadi Ranga'. Reports have confirmed that...
  • 'Moondru Per Moondru Kadhal' audio to be out on Dec 1 November 30, 2012

    Three heroes, three heroines and three lands. This is how director Vasanth's forthcoming film 'Moondru Per Moondru Kadhal' can be defined in a nutshell. While Arjun, Cheran and Vimal play the male leads, Banu (of 'Thamirabharani' fame) and debutantes Surveen and Lasini are the female leads. And the three landscapes that will...
  • PETA's hottest vegetarian: Indian makes it to the race November 5, 2012

    Thrissu: Twenty four year old Vimal Das from Engadiyur in Kerala's Thrissur district is among the 10 male finalists vying for PETA's hottest vegetarian crown. Vimal has beaten out hundreds of other entrants from across India to become one of 10 male contestants to advance to the final round of the...
  • 'Naluguru Snehithula Katha' Review: Telugu film falls flat October 29, 2012

    'Naluguru Snehithula Katha', the Telugu dubbed version of the Tamil film 2011 'Thoonga Nagaram', documents the idiosyncratic lifestyle of people of a small town, and brings to light the darker side of their cheerful lives. Four strangers Vimal, Bharani, Maari and Gaurav get acquainted one night at a bar, share...
  • Tamil comedy 'Pasanga' to have its sequel October 23, 2012

    National Award winning Tamil comedy 'Pasanga' is all set to have a sequel. It will be directed by cinematographer turned director Vijay Milton, known for his work in pathbreaking films such as 'Kaadhal' and 'Vazhakku En 18/9'. Directed by Pandiraj, 'Pasanga', released in 2009, was about the juvenile enmity between school kids...
  • IBN7 visits Ministry of Crab in Sri Lanka September 23, 2012

    IBN7's Vimal Kumar revels in some unique delicacies of Ministry of Crab, a restaurant jointly started by Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardene. ...
  • Comedian Sathyan to act in Tamil film 'MPMK' August 4, 2012

    As far the cast of 'Moondru Per Moondru Kaadhal' is concerned, director Vasanth has roped in popular names of Tamil Industry. Actors Arjun, Vimal and director Cheran play the leads in the film, with actors Thambi Ramaiah and Appukutty playing important roles. Director Vasanth said comedian Sathyan will be part of...
  • 'Kedi Billa Killadi Ranga' got its leading lady August 2, 2012

    Pandiraj's 'Kedi Billa Killadi Ranga' is making headlines even before it goes on floors and the director has found his second lead lady, Ragini of SMS, a Telugu film fame. Shooting of the commercial laugh riot goes on floors on August 2 in Chennai. Thambi Ramaiya and Parota Soori playing pivotal...
  • Go for Glory: Vijender's experience got him through July 29, 2012

    CNNIBN's panel of experts reviews boxer Vijender Singh's first round win on Saturday night. It also discusses India's challenge on the second day of the Olympics. ...
  • Vasanth goes ecofriendly, bans plastic on set July 26, 2012

    Director Vasanth has banned the usage of plastic on the sets of his forthcoming film 'Moondru Per Moondru Kadhal', which has Arjun, Cheran and Vimal in lead roles. "This is a small step towards protecting the environment. I will be happy if my colleagues in the industry follow the suit," says...
  • Veyilodu Vilayadu: Mahesh to do a cameo July 14, 2012

    Tamil: It seems everything falls in place for a good script or thats what you would think as far as the film 'Veyilodu Vilayadu' is concerned. While there have been movies about different sports like cricket, football and kabbadi, debutant director N V Ramkumar has woven a story around a...