Opinion  /  Published 18.07.21

Prasad and his reshuffle shock

It appears that the days when southern film personalities commanded influence over politics are over. Rajinikanth trashed his political ambitions and dissolved his Rajini Makkal Mandram just when his ...
By Delhi Diaries

India  /  Published 12.07.21

Rajini disbands 'Mandram'

  Top star Rajinikanth on Monday announced disbanding the Rajini Makkal Mandram, launched for his political entry and reiterated that he has no intention of involving himself in politics in futu...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Chennai

India  /  Published 12.07.21

Rajini mulls entry into politics

  Top star Rajinikanth on Monday said he would consult his Rajini Makkal Mandram functionaries on whether or not to join politics in future, six months after he opted out of politics. Indicatin...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Chennai

India  /  Published 02.04.21

Dadasaheb Phalke for Rajini

Replying to the PM, the actor tweeted, “Immensely humbled and honoured with your greetings and the most prestigious #DadasahebPhalkeAward award respected and dearest Shri @narendramodiji. My hea...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 01.04.21

Cong questions timing of Rajini award

The Congress on Thursday questioned the timing of Dadasaheb Phalke Award to superstar Rajinikanth, saying the government should not do anything that unnecessarily drags celebrities in political contro...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi


Entertainment  /  Published 01.04.21

Rajinikanth gets Dadasaheb Phalke Award

Announcing the award for Rajinikanth, Javadekar said, "India every year gives Dadasaheb Phalke award to a film personality. This year this selection has been made by a jury comprising Asha Bhonsl...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

India  /  Published 11.01.21

Rajini firm on no-politics decision

Prompted by the protest seeking a reversal of decision, Rajinikanth made it clear within a fortnight that he stuck to his earlier position of 'no' to politics. The actor had last month camped...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Chennai

Opinion  /  Published 31.12.20

Changing plan: Rajinikanth to not launch party

Sir — It was unfortunate to read that the Tamil superstar, Rajinikanth, has declared that he will not foray into politics, citing ill health and his general vulnerability to Covid-19. The announ...
By The Telegraph

India  /  Published 30.12.20

Rajini cites God, calls off political plunge

Superstar Rajinikanth on Tuesday announced his decision not to join politics, two days before he was to float a political party, citing his frail health and his vulnerability to Covid-19 and seeing in...
By M.R. Venkatesh in Chennai

India  /  Published 29.12.20

Rajinikanth: no political party after all

Rajinikanth's elder brother on Tuesday backed the Tamil superstar's move to withdraw his decision to launch a political party.  The 77-year-old R Sathyanarayana Rao said it's his bro...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Chennai


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