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Poster of Ram Charan's 'Dhruva'
Demonetisation forced us to postpone 'Dhruva': Producer

Directed by Surender Reddy, the film also stars Rakul Preet Singh and Arvind Swami.

27 Nov 2016

Neil Nitin Mukesh (Sampurn Pix)
Trilingual Neil

Neil Nitin Mukesh is teaming up with Telugu star Prabhas in an as-yet-untitled tri-lingual film.

26 Nov 2016

Congress MP demands Bharat Ratna for Balamuralikrishna

Congress MP said honouring the Carnatic music legend with the highest civilian honour will make millions of music lovers in the country happy.

24 Nov 2016

Allu Arjun becomes a daddy again

elugu star Allu Arjun and his wife Sneha Reddy have become proud parents to a baby girl. The actor wrote on Twitter, “Blessed with a baby girl!…

24 Nov 2016

‘I am a loner’

 Actor Jiiva speaks about working with Kajal Aggarwal in the upcoming film Entha Varaku Ee Prema

24 Nov 2016

Telugu filmmaker Ravi Babu with a piglet | Facebook
Telugu actor Ravi Babu spotted with piglet at an ATM

Actor-filmmaker Ravi Babu on Tuesday made a public appearance with a piglet here, much to the surprise of the general public.

23 Nov 2016

Carnatic singer Balamuralikrishna passed away after a brief illness at his home in Chennai on Tuesday (EPS)
Music lovers bid tearful adieu to Balamuralikrishna

The body of 86-year-old Balamuralikrishna was taken in a decorated vehicle and cremated at the Besant Nagar electric crematorium.

23 Nov 2016

A file photo of Balamuralikrishna |Express archives
Vikku Vinayakaram, Balamuralikrishna's friend and contemporary, speaks to Express

I love it when he plays the kuntalavarali ragam: Ghatam maestro Thetakudi Harihara Vinayakram

22 Nov 2016

M Balamuralikrishna: Maverick musician with a magnetic voice

His father Pattabiramayya was a well-known flautist, violinist and veena-player and Suryakantamma, a renowned veena player.

22 Nov 2016

M Balamuralikrishna, Carnatic musician | Express Archives
Top 5 songs of M Balamuralikrishna

Here are the top five songs of the legendary Carnatic musician M Balamuralikrishna.

22 Nov 2016

Carnatic singer Balamurlikrishnan
How Balamuralikrishna’s Bala Krishna Devam became my own

The beauty of all Balamuralikrishna compositions is that it allows you your own rendition, and lets you make it your own. 

22 Nov 2016

Carnatic vocalist M Balamuralikrishna
Five things you must know about Balamuralikrishna, the legendary Carnatic musician

M Balamuralikrishna, who has composed more than 400 pieces of music, performed at his first public concert when he was hardly eight years old.

22 Nov 2016

Bahubali-2 nine-minute video leaked; graphic designer arrested

The graphic designer, Krishna, working at Annapurna film studio, reportedly leaked the video a few days ago.

22 Nov 2016

Veteran Carnatic singer Balamuralikrishna passes away at 86

M Balamuralikrishna was also the recipient of Padma Vibushan, India's second highest civilian honour, for his contribution towards Indian arts.

22 Nov 2016

Actor Kajal Aggarwal
If there is a good script and a good role, I will definitely try parallel cinema: Kajal Agarwal

With big-ticket releases set to hit the screens this season, Kajal Aggarwal is strengthening her position South of Bollywood.

18 Nov 2016

Around 30 per cent of our collections have been hit by this. Fortunately, the people who have watched it have given a good response and there are no big releases coming up  — Gautham Menon, director
With six releases postponed, has cash crunch crippled Tollywood?

With as many as six releases getting postponed, the Telugu film industry is reeling under the effect of #Demonitisation

17 Nov 2016

Poster of Ram Charan's 'Dhruva'
Release of six films deferred as cash crunch hits Tollywood

The queues have shifted away from box-office counters at cinema halls to banks and ATMs after Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s decision to demonetise…

17 Nov 2016

Tollywood Thunders wins Celebrity Badminton League finals

ollywood Thunders wins the finals of the just concluded Celebrity Badminton League(CBL) at Malaysia. Tollywood Thunders is the team that represented both…

16 Nov 2016

The company will focus on increasing its audience-reach among young people and women. (File Photo | Reuters)
BBC to launch services in four more Indian languages

The respected broadcaster will make Delhi its largest bureau outside UK.

16 Nov 2016

Actor Nikhil Siddharth
Nervous Nikhil hopes to beat cash crunch

The prevailing cash crisis has crippled the Telugu film industry, with several releases being postponed as people are reluctant to come out and spend money on film tickets.

15 Nov 2016