Press Trust of India | Thursday November 19, 2015
Kriti Kharbanda, who has acted in Kannada and Telugu films, will now make her debut in the Tamil and Hindi film industry. Gaurav Arora, who was reportedly dating actress Kriti Sanon, will also feature in Raaz 4. "Kriti and Gaurav will feature in Raaz 4. Both of them are good and fit the bill. It will be a love triangle," said Mukesh Bhatt
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 4, 2015
Renowned scientist Jayant Narlikar has disapproved Sahitya Akademi awardees returning their awards over the killing of Kannada writer and rationalist MM Kalburgi.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Monday November 2, 2015
Looking forward to promoting studies and research in Indian languages, Jawaharlal Nehru University is considering setting up of a School for the same which will offer courses in Hindi, Urdu, Kannada and Assamese among others.
Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday October 25, 2015
Actor Kichcha Sudeep, who is currently shooting for the third season of the Kannada version of Bigg Boss 3, said that he shot continuously for 15 hours for the show, on October 25. He said that working for the popular television show is like a "wonderful journey"
India News | Reported by Ketki Angre, Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Friday October 23, 2015
Breaking its widely-criticised silence, top literary body Sahitya Akademi today condemned the killing of Kannada Writer MM Kalburgi and other rationalists and came out strongly in support of writers who have protested against what they call "rising intolerance" in the country.
Karnataka News | Written by Maya Sharma | Wednesday October 21, 2015
Four people were arrested in Karnataka's Dakshina Kannada district on Tuesday in connection with the murder of Bajrang Dal activist Prashant Poojary, raising the total number of arrests in the case to eight.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 17, 2015
Hailing several writers' move to return their Sahitya Akademi award in the aftermath of Kannada scholar MM Kalburgi murder and Dadri lynching incident, social activist Medha Patkar on Friday said an atmosphere of communalism and divisive forces was prevailing in the country.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 15, 2015
For 17 year-old Ria Vithasha, who has authored five novels, the killing of senior Kannada writer MM Kalburgi distressed her enough to take the decision to return her Karnataka Sahitya Academy award.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 13, 2015
Joining the bandwagon of writers and poets protesting against the growing intolerance, Kannada writer and professor, Rahamat Tarikeri has returned his Sahitya Akademi award in protest against the killing of scholar MM Kalburgi and rationalists Narendra Dabholkar and Govind Pansare.
India News | Veer Arjun Singh (with inputs from agencies) | Monday October 12, 2015
Gujarat-based writer Ganesh Devy, 'Yuva Puraskar'-winning author Aman Sethi and four other eminent writers from Punjab returned their Sahitya Akademi awards on Sunday. Kannada writer Aravind Malagatti resigned from the body's general council, joining the growing protest by writers over "rising intolerance" and "communal" atmosphere.
Karnataka News | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 11, 2015
Joining the group of writers resigning their posts from the Sahitya Akademi, Kannada writer and researcher Dr Aravind Malagatti today resigned from its General Council, condemning its 'silence' over the killing of progressive thinker and scholar MM Kalburgi.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday October 9, 2015
Kannada actress Maria Susairaj, who served jail term in Mumbai's Neeraj Grover murder case, was today arrested by Ahmedabad Police for allegedly duping Haj pilgrims to the tune of Rs 2.68 crore in Vadodara.
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday October 8, 2015
Rudhramadevi is scheduled to release on October 9 in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and other states. The film has reportedly been made on a budget of Rs80 crore and was first shot simultaneously in Telugu and Tamil and later dubbed into Kannada, Hindi and Malayalam
Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday October 7, 2015
"He's perfectly fine and healthy. Following medical checks like angiogram and electrocardiogram, he was kept under observation in the Cardiac Care Unit on Tuesday. He has now been shifted to the VIP room in the deluxe ward," a source told IANS
Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday October 6, 2015
"The gym manager informed Shivraj Kumar's wife Geetha, who immediately rushed him to Columbus Hospital here. The doctors reported that he may have suffered a mild heart attack," a source said." Initial reports revealed that he has two blockages in the artery, and they're considering performing angioplasty," he added
Karnataka News | Written by Maya Sharma | Saturday October 3, 2015
Six Kannada writers today registered their protest against what they said was slow progress in the investigation of the murder of rationalist writer M M Kalburgi.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 1, 2015
Hindu outfits, Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) and Bajrang Dal, today demanded that the government should arrest rationalist Kannada writer, KS Bhagwan for his "derogatory" remarks on Hindu Gods.
Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday September 26, 2015
"Wonderful news which I must share with all of you! Esha's bilingual movie in Kannada and Hindi has made a lateral entry into the 2016 Oscars! Premiere will be in Los Angeles, USA, in October, before release in India. The movie will be released in Hollywood style with a lot of fanfare," wrote Hema Malini on Twitter
Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday September 23, 2015
Director Mustan of Abbas-Mustan duo said: "Our film got the copyright in the Film Writers Association in 2008 and these people (makers of Kannada film) have made their film in 2013." The film's lead actor Kapil Sharma added, "Whenever there is a film, which is releasing, certain allegations sprout up. I have not got the notice from anyone"
Karnataka News | Written by Sreenivasan Jain (with inputs from Manas Roshan) | Tuesday September 15, 2015
A fortnight after the murder of Kannada scholar MM Kalburgi, the Karnataka police say they have ruled out property dispute as a motive.
Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday September 12, 2015
Apart from acting, Sudeep has also directed and produced films. He has also featured in a few Hindi, Tamil and Telugu films. As a director, he's known for films such as Kempegowda, Maanikya and My Autograph
Karnataka News | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 10, 2015
Over a week after the murder of noted Kannada scholar MM Kalburgi, another rationalist free-thinker and writer KS Bhagwan has received a threat letter.
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday September 3, 2015
"I'm really looking forward to work with Prakash Raj. I'm so excited. I'm not allowed to divulge any more information. It's going to be another interesting project as it features a fresh star cast," said Madhoo
Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday September 1, 2015
Rudhramadevi is based on a third century queen of the Kakatiya dynasty with Anushka Shetty playing the protagonist. The Gunasekhar-directed film, produced by Abhishek Nama, will be released in Telugu, Hindi, Tamil, Kannada and Malayalam