by OJ George
Thoughts about imminent Lok Sabha elections spur Congress and CPM to take firm decisions
Lok Sabha elections sooner than later is what forced the Congress and the CPM think about quick political decisions.
While the Congress high command wants maintenance of communal equation, to the satisfaction of community organisations to the extent possible, the CPM central leadership wants to see that no action is taken against Opposition Lead
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Sanjay Dutt would get home-made food and other amenities, but no smoking
Mumbai: The magistrate allowed Sanjay Dutt everything like home-made food, bedding and other amenities in Arthur Road jail, but his request for electronic smoking was declined with a smile.
:Sanjay Dutt who had earlier preferred a petition to allow him to surrender at Yerwada jail in Pune has s
Pran gets Dada Sahib Phalke award
Veteran actor Pran has been selected to be conferred with the Dada Sahib Phalke award. He is 93.
Pran (born Pran Krishan Sikand, 12 February 1920) is a multiple Filmfare and BFJA award-winning Indian actor, known as a movie villain and character actor in Hindi cinema from the 1920s to the 1990s.H
Jagathy Sreekumar seeks Rs 10.50 crore solatium
Thiruvananthapuram: Ace actor Jagathy Sreekumar has approached the Motor Accidents Claims Tribunal seeking a compensation of Rs 10.50 crore on account of the road mishap which has incapacitated him.
The opposite parties are the driver and owner of the car which caused the accident as well as the
Adoor Gopalakrishnan, Santhosh Sivan, Vidya Balan among Limca Records
The Limca Book of Records People of the Year 2013 are from the field of Cinema, including Adoor Gopalakrishnan, Santhosh Sivan and Vidya Balan.
The names are: Mani Ratnam, Aparna Sen Mira Nair, Jahnu Barua, K Vishwanath, Shabana Azmi, Bhanu Athaiya, Kajol, Vidya Balan, Tabu, Kamal Haasan, Naseer
Shaji Kailas resigns
Film director Shaji Kailas has resigned his position as director of Kerala State Film Development Corporation.
Director board member K.S.Balagopal has also resigned.
The resignation is on account of the quitting of Minister K.B.Ganeshkumar from the Cabinet.
Rahul Easwar may act as Changampuzha
Writer and activist Rahul Easwar may don the role of iconic Malayalam poet Changampuzha Krishna Pillai.
Teh film is titled Ramanan, in which Changampuzha is the leading character.