Hyderabad, April 22 (IANS) Actor Rana Daggubati has praised the Telugu film industry and said it is in its best form and time. "Telugu cinema's storytelling in its best time! 'Jersey' what a simple, beautiful story told with excellent craftsmanship," Rana tweeted on Monday.  

Mohanlal takes directorial plunge with 3D film

Mohanlal takes directorial plunge with 3D film

Chennai, April 22 (IANS) Malayalam superstar Mohanlal is all set to take directorial plunge with the upcoming 3D film "Barroz - Guardian of D'Gama's Treasure" after four decades of acting.  

Shruti Haasan, Vijay Sethupathi team up for first time

Shruti Haasan, Vijay Sethupathi team up for first time

Chennai, April 22 (IANS) Actors Shruti Haasan and Vijay Sethupathi have joined hands for the first time in the upcoming Tamil film "Laabam", which had its official launch ceremony on Monday in Rajapalayam, Tamil Nadu.  

Indian actress has narrow escape in Colombo

Indian actress has narrow escape in Colombo

Colombo, April 21 (IANS) Noted Indian Tamil actress Radikaa Sarathkumar had a narrow escape when she left one of the three hotels in the Sri Lankan capital just before it was bombed on Sunday.  

Bangladeshi actor seen at poll rally asked to leave

Bangladeshi actor seen at poll rally asked to leave

New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) The Indian government on Thursday asked one more Bangladeshi actor, Ghazi Abdul Noor, who was seen at a Trinamool Congress rally in West Bengal earlier this week, to leave the country after it was found that his visa has expired.  

Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan, Ajith Kumar cast vote

Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan, Ajith Kumar cast vote

Chennai, April 18 (IANS) Popular Tamil stars Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan, Vijay, Ajith and Suriya among others cast their vote here on Thursday.  

Women-led films not a recent phenomena: Shweta Basu

Women-led films not a recent phenomena: Shweta Basu

Mumbai, April 18 (IANS) Actress Shweta Basu Prasad, who has featured in "The Tashkent Files", says the celebration of women-centric films is not a new phenomena as Indian cinema is known for presenting women in a progressive manner from the 1940s era.  

K. Bhagyaraj is prolific director, actor: Big B

K. Bhagyaraj is prolific director, actor: Big B

Mumbai, April 18 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has called director K. Bhagyaraj, who has completed 40 years in cinema, a prolific personality in the Tamil region.