Monday, 16 May, 2022
TopicKamal Haasan

Topic: Kamal Haasan

Kamal Haasan loses, his MNM draws a blank in first assembly poll outing in Tamil Nadu

While Kamal Haasan polled just over 33% of the votes in Coimbatore South, other candidates from his party failed to make any dent in the opponents' prospects.

Kamal Haasan releases MNM manifesto, assures income for housewives through skill development

Outlining his party's manifesto, Haasan said facilitation is proposed to be made for homemakers to get suitable opportunities to earn and it doesn't mean doles from govt treasury.

Prosperity line, not poverty line, will be my focus, want to bring TN above that: Kamal Haasan

In an interview to ThePrint, actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan explained his party’s economic ideology and said why BJP’s brand of politics will not work in Tamil Nadu.

Shah’s strike rate better than Didi’s, says ABP’s Awasthi & why Kamal Haasan does Bigg Boss

A quick take on what prime time TV news talked about.

Kamal Haasan files nomination from Coimbatore South for Tamil Nadu polls

The actor-politician, who has been critical of both the DMK and AIADMK, is fighting on the plank of corruption and good governance in the state.

Kamal Haasan’s car ‘attacked’ during poll campaign in Tamil Nadu, claims party leader

MNM party leader said Haasan was not injured in the incident though his vehicle's windscreen was damaged. The man who 'attempted to attack' Sunday has been handed over to the police.

Kamal Haasan to contest from Coimbatore South constituency in Tamil Nadu assembly polls

The MNM chief made the announcement Friday, while expressing confidence that people of his constituency would enable him to voice his views in the assembly by voting for him.

Sadma is an achingly beautiful story about a love that defies labels

Balu Mahendra's Hindi remake of his Tamil classic, Moondram Pirai, was a milestone in his, Sridevi's and Kamal Haasan's careers.

Lockdown repeats mistake of demonetisation on bigger scale, says Kamal Haasan in letter to PM

In an open letter, Makkal Needhi Maiam chief Kamal Haasan criticised PM Modi for how the lockdown has hurt the livelihood of the poor.

Home quarantine sticker pasted on Kamal Haasan’s office, later removed

Kamal Haasan issued a statement, clarifying that he was not under home quarantine and that he had not lived at the address in years.

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Pakistan Prime Minister-elect Shehbaz Sharif on 7 April | Photographer: Aamir Qureshi/AFP/Getty Images via Bloomberg

The four-point plan to revive Pakistan’s economy—from land reform to real estate

Pakistan must reduce non-productive expenditures like defence. The country's political economy has been overdetermined by the imperative of 'national security'.

Bad timing could hamper LIC IPO

Most early public enterprise IPOs have been trading 75% below their original price, small investors concerned.


Representational image of army personnel in Ladakh | ANI

India ‘doesn’t foresee’ border fighting with China, but ‘won’t back down’ if tensions reignite

Aim is to ensure not just disengagement of troops, but overall de-escalation. Govt in favour of solving tensions through talks as it wants peace with all neighbours including China.

How Congress is like the Ambassador & why Indian politics needs a brand new set of wheels

Like the car, nothing the party has done to reinvent itself has worked. Only way forward is to offer something looking towards the future, not in image of glorious past.