Politicos dominate, film fraternity ignored at Cherry function

Politicos dominate, film fraternity ignored at Cherry function

0 on December 2, 2011, 9:50 am / in Editor's Pick, Headlines, Movies

The engagement of Ram Charan Tej and Upasana at Temple Trees, a farm house in Moinabad, witnessed a confluence of celebrities from political, film and corporate world.The meticulously planned ceremony went off smoothly as invitees were only family, friends, colleagues and VIPs. Restricted admission meant that fans had no chance to witness the colorful event or create hulchul.   MORE

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T argument : Relay run of the lame

T argument : Relay run of the lame

0 on December 2, 2011, 9:47 am / in Blogs, Headlines

Dr Parakala Prabhakar has been in the news recently for his dissenting voice on the issue of separate state. In this article, the general secretary of Visalandhra Mahasabha describes how the T votaries resort to personal attacks and filthy language when confronted with clinical arguments. The T supporters shift the debate continually from one point to another  because they can’t […]

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Rowdyism or comedy!

Bezawada is a dud film

0 on December 1, 2011, 2:44 pm / in Headlines, Movies

As expected, Ram Gopal Varma’s Bezawada has turned out to be a dud. The film is more intolerable than expected is the general talk. One viewer said it was more like a parody on rowdyism and absolutely lacked the punch that is associated with Varma films. Varma claimed that after watching Naga Chaitanya’s acting in the film, he firmly believes […]

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Jagan group cornered

Jagan MLAs caught in fix

0 on December 1, 2011, 2:42 pm / in Headlines, Politics

Jagan’s group in Congress is in a state of confusion. After challenging TDP to move the motion for no-confidence, the YSR  party is running for cover. That is because the MLAs owing loyalty to Jagan cannot now go back on their stand to vote for the motion. But they cannot also actually vote against the government as that would mean […]

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Pround parents of twins

Manchu family to have twins

0 on December 1, 2011, 10:56 am / in Headlines, Movies

Manchu Vishnu may not have made much of his film career but he is going to be a proud father of twins. Yes, Vishnu and Viranica are expecting twin girls. Already the two families – Mohan Babu and Viranica – are excited about naming the kids. While Mohan Babu wants them to be named Mahalakshmi and Bhagyalakshmi, Viranica’s parents (YSR’s […]

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Varma no more welcome to studios!

TV9 says No to Varma

0 on November 30, 2011, 12:42 pm / in Headlines, Movies

Ram Gopal Varma is a poor reflection of his former self. His desperation to grab attention is showing. Every time he plans a film, or releases one, he keeps indulging in every trick under sleeve to make viewers interested in his wares. Once inaccessible even to the high and mighty of Telugu film industry, the maverick director is now available […]

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KVP's future in doldrums

Can KVP escape CBI dragnet?

0 on November 30, 2011, 9:54 am / in Headlines, Politics

Will KVP Ramachandra Rao, the Chanakya who ruled roost during the YSR regime, be brought under the scanner in the ongoing CBI inquiries? That’s the million dollar question the Congressmen themselves are posing. KVP was the Advisor to Government of Andhra Pradesh on Public Affairs with cabinet rank  (May 2004-March 2008) under Rajasekhara Reddy. He was the eyes and ears […]

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Gali with Sriramulu in good times

Gali plotting new party from his cell

0 on November 29, 2011, 11:07 pm / in Headlines, Politics

So what is Gali Janardhana Reddy, the mining baron and the former kingmaker in Karnataka,  doing nowadays in Hyderabad Chanchalguda jail? He is closely monitoring the battle against the BJP in Bellary rural constituency in which his loyal friend B Sriramulu is contesting as independent for the ensuing by-poll. And planning to found a new political party to take on […]

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Politics of change!

Chandrababu’s Plain Speaking

0 on November 29, 2011, 11:21 am / in Headlines, Politics

Chandrababu Naidu has progressed from ‘Plain Speaking’ to ‘Frankly Speaking’. Naidu now feels that while he played a key role in economic reforms, he failed to ensure equitable distribution of the benefits of privatization. Interestingly, Chandrababu wrote a book “Plain Speaking” during his hey days in power, wherein he opined that that there were no ‘isms’ in the world anymore […]

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KCR under the scanner

KCR family awarded Metro sub-contracts?

0 on November 29, 2011, 9:31 am / in Editor's Pick, Headlines, Politics

Kancha Ilaiah, a professor of political science, has always been a bitter critic of KCR and his ideological moorings. The dalit intellectual has charged the undisputed leader of TRS of sabotaging the movement for the separate state in lieu of Polavaram contract. The diminutive professor also alleges that KCR’s family were given away sub-contracts in the ongoing Metro project and […]

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