Actress KPAC Lalitha passes away

Actress KPAC Lalitha passes away

Kochi: Legendary actor KPAC Lalitha with her acting career in the Malayalam film industry spanning over five decades, passed away at Kochi on Tuesday. She was 74. She was diagnosed with severe liver ailments, and had been hospitalized since early November. Maheshwari Amma, well known by her stage name KPAC Lalitha, has acted in over […]

Singer-Composer Bappi Lahiri passes away

Singer-Composer Bappi Lahiri passes away

MUMBAI: Hindi singer-composer Bappi Lahiri breathed his last at Criticare hospital in Mumbai. He was 69. He was discharged on last Monday after a month of hospital treatment. After returning home, his health deteriorated and was again rushed to the hospital. Bappi Lahiri was one of the pioneers of disco style of music in India. […]

‘Queen of melody’ Lata Mangeshkar dies at 92

‘Queen of melody’ Lata Mangeshkar dies at 92

MUMBAI: Singing legend Lata Mangeshkar, the voice of generations of Indians and one of the biggest music icons of the country, died Sunday due to multiple organ failure, her sister Usha Mangeshkar and doctors treating her said. She was 92. “She is no more. She died in the morning,” Usha Mangeshkar said. “Lata di died […]

Dhanush, wife Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth part ways; announce decision

Dhanush, wife Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth part ways; announce decision

Actor Dhanush, his wife Aishwaryaa announced their decision to part ways after 18 years of marriage. Dhanush took to Twitter to announce separation from Aishwaryaa, the elder daughter of superstar Rajinikanth. Dhanush wrote, “18 years of togetherness as friends, couple, as parents and well wishers to each other. The journey has been of growth, understanding, […]

WCC raises pertinent questions to film fraternity over ‘newly emerged’ support for survivor

WCC raises pertinent questions to film fraternity over ‘newly emerged’ support for survivor

Kochi: Following the offers of ‘support’ from the big shots of Mollywood, including Mammootty and Mohanlal, to the survivor of the actor abduction case,  Women in Cinema Collective has raised some pertinent questions. While acknowledging the ‘newly emerged’ support to the actor, WCC flagged its disappointment over the ‘delay’ in the support. “We’d still like […]

Court nod to record confidential statement of director Balachandra Kumar against actor Dileep

Court nod to record confidential statement of director Balachandra Kumar against actor Dileep

Kochi: The Trial court on Thursday granted permission to record the confidential statement of director Balachandra Kumar who recently came out with fresh allegations against actor Dileep in the actor assault case. The Ernakulam CGM court asked the Magistrate to record the statement and it will be done soon. Balachandra Kumar, a former friend of […]

Actor Jacqueline Fernandez stopped at Mumbai airport from flying abroad

Actor Jacqueline Fernandez stopped at Mumbai airport from flying abroad

Agency sleuths then reached the Mumbai airport and disallowed her travel, asking her to remain in the country as she may be required to join the probe, they added. It is understood that she was either travelling to Dubai or Muscat and after she was stopped, she left the airport around 6 pm. The Sri […]

Lyricist Bichu Thirumala passes away

Lyricist Bichu Thirumala passes away

Thiruvananthapuram: Noted Malayalam lyricist and poet Bichu Thirumala passed away at the age of 80, following a heart attack at a private hospital here at 3.15 am. He was undergoing treatment for breathing trouble and was placed under the ventilator after his condition worsened. Bichu Thirumala was notable for his eloquent writing pedigree that brought a […]