Padman is an upcoming Comedy-drama film directed by R Balki. It features Akshay Kumar, Sonam Kapoor and Radhika Apte in lead roles. Veteran actor Amitabh Bachchan appears in a prominent role. The film is produced by Akshay Kumar and Twinkle Khanna Kumar under Hope Productions. The story plot is based on social entrepreneur Arunachalam Muruganantham. While Cinematography is taken care by PC Sreeram, Music is composed by Amit Trivedi. Editing is done by Chandan Arora.

The film will be released on 13th April 2018.

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'Padman' is Akshay Kumar's 'Toilet: Ek Prem Katha' Of 2018

    Updated On : Dec 15,2017   3:28 pm
Mumbai, Dec 15 (IANS) The "Padman" trailer is finally out. And it's an outright winner. View More..

Hope 'Padman' will start conversations within homes: Twinkle Khanna (IANS Interview)

    Updated On : Dec 15,2017   2:02 pm
New Delhii, Dec 15 (IANS) Her debut film production "Padman" is a biopic on Arunachalam Muruganantham, the inventor of a low-cost sanitary pad making machine in India. Actress-turned-author Twinkle Khanna says she is hopeful that the film will bring a spotlight on something that has been "hidden in the darkness" for so long. View More..

Twinkle, Mithali Raj to be part of 'We The Women'

    Updated On : Dec 04,2017   12:14 pm
Mumbai, Dec 4 (IANS) Author-producer Twinkle Khanna, along with actor-filmmaker Farhan Akhtar, women's cricket team captain Mithali Raj and Union Minister Smriti Irani will be a part of We The Women, a fest, later this week. View More..

Andhra passes bill for 5% quota for Kapus

    Updated On : Dec 02,2017   5:22 pm
Amaravati, Dec 2 (IANS) The Andhra Pradesh assembly on Saturday unanimously passed a legislation to provide five per cent reservation for the Kapu community in government jobs and educational institutions. View More..

'Easier to shrug off failure if success not taken seriously'

    Updated On : Dec 01,2017   7:06 am
Mumbai, Dec 1 (IANS) Asserting she "failed spectacularly as an actor", former actress and author-producer Twinkle Khanna has said it is easier to shrug off failure when success is not taken seriously. View More..

Akshay turns 'superhero' for 'Padman'

    Updated On : Nov 27,2017   2:04 pm
Mumbai, Nov 27 (IANS) Akshay Kumar poses as a superhero in a new poster of his next film "Padman", which touches upon the issue of sanitary napkins. View More..

Was great working with Akshay: Radhika Apte

    Updated On : Nov 25,2017   2:24 pm
New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) Actress Radhika Apte, who will be seen with National Award winner Akshay Kumar in the upcoming film "Padman", says working with him was great. View More..

India to be testing ground for questionable genetic control of mosquitoes?

    Updated On : Nov 17,2017   12:10 pm
Bengaluru, Nov 17 (IANS) If approved by its regulators, India will become testing ground for a new but controversial technology that its US developers claim can wipe out malaria from the country. View More..

Akshay perfect person to play 'Padman': Sonam

    Updated On : Nov 15,2017   3:42 pm
Mumbai, Nov 15 (IANS) Actress Sonam Kapoor says Akshay Kumar is the perfect person to play the lead role in "Padman". View More..

Rains pound Thiruvananthapuram, final T20I in jeopardy

    Updated On : Nov 06,2017   5:18 pm
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 6 (IANS) With just around 24 hours for the deciding third and final T20 International between India and New Zealand to be staged in the state capital, Monday saw heavy rains lashing the Greenfield International Stadium. View More..

'Padman' to release on Republic Day

    Updated On : Oct 29,2017   12:54 pm
Mumbai, Oct 29 (IANS) National Award winning actor Akshay Kumars "Padman", an upcoming Hindi film that focuses on menstruation and women's health, will release on the Republic Day next year. View More..

Twinkle Khanna bags Popular Choice Award at Bangalore Lit Fest

    Updated On : Oct 28,2017   2:50 pm
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) Writer, film producer and former actress Twinkle Khanna feels honoured to get the Popular Choice Award at the sixth edition of Bangalore Literature Festival for her book "The Legend of Lakshmi Prasad". View More..

Green building projects in India growing 20-30% annually: USGBC (Lead, correcting para 3)

    Updated On : Oct 11,2017   7:44 pm
Kolkata, Oct 11 (IANS) Green building projects in India are growing at the rate of 20-30 per cent on a year-on-year basis, a US Green Building Council (USGBC) official said on Wednesday. View More..

Green building projects in India growing 20-30% annually: USGBC

    Updated On : Oct 11,2017   4:20 pm
Kolkata, Oct 11 (IANS) Green building projects in India are growing at the rate of 20-30 per cent on a year-on-year basis, a US Green Building Council (USGBC) official said on Wednesday. View More..

Royal Fables season nine flags off

    Updated On : Oct 06,2017   5:18 pm
New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) Royal Fables, a heritage platform that promotes regal, royal India in all its glory, unveiled season nine here. View More..

Akshay Kumar salutes 'cleaning soldiers' of India

    Updated On : Oct 05,2017   11:04 am
Mumbai, Oct 5 (IANS) Actor Akshay Kumar has acknowledge the hard work of the sweepers, garbage and sewer cleaners among many others and has called them the country's "cleaning soldiers". View More..

Mishra takes oath as Arunachal Pradesh Governor

    Updated On : Oct 03,2017   2:12 pm
Itanagar, Oct 3 (IANS) Brigadier (Retd) B.D. Mishra was on Tuesday sworn in as Governor of Arunachal Pradesh by Gauhati High Court Chief Justice Ajit Singh at the Raj Bhavan here. View More..

Akshay Kumar visits Golden Temple, feels surreal

    Updated On : Sep 19,2017   12:08 pm
Amritsar, Sep 19 (IANS) Away from the hustle bustle of Mumbai and from the humdrum of movie shootings and promotions, Bollywood star Akshay Kumar says a visit to the Golden Temple here left him feeling surreal. View More..

Yesudas granted permission to pray at Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple

    Updated On : Sep 18,2017   9:52 pm
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 18 (IANS) Legendary playback singer K.J. Yesudas has been given permission to pray at the famed Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple here on the occasion of Vijayadashami, a member of the erstwhile Travancore Royal family said on Monday. View More..

18 rebel AIADMK MLAs disqualified, edge for TN CM (Roundup)

    Updated On : Sep 18,2017   7:58 pm
Chennai, Sep 18 (IANS) Eighteen AIADMK MLAs owing allegiance to rebel leader T.T.V. Dinakaran were on Monday disqualified by Tamil Nadu Assembly Speaker P. Dhanapal, giving the ruling side an edge in a show of strength which now seems imminent. View More..