Ajith Kumar Biography

Ajith Kumar Biography Name: Ajith Kumar
Dob: May 1, 1971
Family: Palakkad Tamil Iyer father and a Sindhi mother
Debut Film: Amaravathi in Both Tamil and Telugu

Ajith delivered his first major hit in Aasai. Next year he starred in another success, Kadhal Kottai. It was followed by a slump of two years with limited successes, some of which include Ullasam and Kadhal Mannan.

Ajith received his first Filmfare Best Actor Award in Tamil for his dual role in Vaali (1999). He was noted for his romantic roles in melodramas like Mugavari and Kandukondain Kandukondain though his focus later turned to action films after the success of Amarkalam and Dheena.

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Blue light from digital devices could accelerate blindness

    Updated On : Aug 13,2018   10:50 am
Washington, Aug 13 (IANS) Blue light from digital devices including smartphones could accelerate blindness, researchers have found. View More..

How blue light accelerates blindness

    Updated On : Aug 09,2018   3:14 pm
Washington, Aug 9 (IANS) Are you addicted to your smartphones, laptops and tablets? The blue light emitting from these digital devices can affect your eye's retina and lead to age-related macular degeneration, according to a research led by a professor of Indian-origin. View More..

'Referendom 2020': SAD says Congress playing with fire

    Updated On : Aug 06,2018   8:04 pm
Chandigarh, Aug 6 (IANS) With the 'Referendum-2020' controversy propped up by Sikh separatists refusing to die down, the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Monday said the Congress was playing with fire. View More..

AAP blames RSS, Akalis for party crisis in Punjab

    Updated On : Jul 31,2018   10:42 pm
Chandigarh, July 31 (IANS) With its Punjab unit facing a crisis, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Tuesday blamed the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD), Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and two legislators for trying to split the party. View More..

Two Kerala policemen get death for custodial death, three get RI

    Updated On : Jul 25,2018   3:26 pm
Thiruvananthapuram, July 25 (IANS) A CBI Special Court here on Wednesday sentenced to death two policemen and three others to rigorous imprisonment for three years in a case of custodial torture and death 13 years ago. View More..

Akshay replaces Abhishek in India Red squad for Duleep Trophy

    Updated On : Jul 24,2018   12:16 am
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) The BCCI on Monday made a late replacement in the India Red squad for the upcoming Duleep Trophy domestic competition by including Akshay Wadkar in place of banned Abhishek Gupta. View More..

Shreyas Iyer to lead India A against SA, Australia A sides

    Updated On : Jul 23,2018   5:16 pm
Kolkata, July 23 (IANS) Promising top-order batsman Shreyas Iyer was on Monday named captain of the India A teams which will take on South Africa A in the upcoming four-day games and a quadrangular series involving the two teams and Australia A. View More..

Construction of China-aided hospital begins in Sri Lanka

    Updated On : Jul 21,2018   8:52 pm
Colombo, July 21 (IANS) Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena attended a groundbreaking ceremony on Saturday to launch the construction of a China-Sri Lanka friendship hospital in the country's Polonnaruwa region. View More..

Sri Lanka set to appoint Tri-Forces to combat drug trafficking

    Updated On : Jul 12,2018   10:02 pm
Colombo, July 12 (IANS) The Sri Lankan government on Thursday said it had decided to enact legislations to give powers to the Tri-Forces to assist the police in dealing with drug-related violence, the media reported. View More..

Chandimal in Sri Lanka Test squad despite pending ball-tampering hearing

    Updated On : Jul 05,2018   8:54 pm
Colombo, July 5 (IANS) Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) selectors on Thursday named Dinesh Chandimal in the 16-man squad for the two-Test series at home against South Africa, despite the skipper's availability hanging by a thread due to the impending ball-tampering hearing on July 10. View More..

Dileep row: 14 actresses say no to joining 'unfair' AMMA

    Updated On : Jul 01,2018   4:48 pm
Thiruvanathapuram, July 1 (IANS) As many as 14 actresses on Sunday said they will not join the Association of Malayalam Movie Artists (AMMA) as it lacks any fairness, a week after the members of the association revoked the suspension of actor Dileep, accused of kidnapping an actress. View More..

With political self goals, Punjab's Aam Aadmi Party is in disarray (News Analysis)

    Updated On : Jun 25,2018   3:12 pm
Chandigarh, June 25 (IANS) For a political party that was taking a serious shot at coming to power in Punjab less than two years ago, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) appears to have gone wayward. View More..

Windies look to pocket series in second Test vs Sri Lanka (Preview)

    Updated On : Jun 13,2018   5:44 pm
St Lucia, June 13 (IANS) Fresh from a 226-run win in the first Test, the West Indies will aim to pocket the three-match rubber when they take on a depleted Sri Lanka in the second match at the Darren Sammy National Cricket Stadium here from Thursday. View More..

Sri Lanka eye historic Test series win in Caribbean (Preview)

    Updated On : Jun 05,2018   4:28 pm
Trinidad, June 5 (IANS) Sri Lanka will aim to register their first ever Test series win in the West Indies when they take on take on the hosts in the first of the three-Test rubber at the Queen's Park Oval here from Wednesday. View More..

7UP Madras Gig to showcase sounds from south India

    Updated On : May 11,2018   4:58 pm
Chennai, May 11 (IANS) The first season of 7UP Madras Gig will showcase musicians and sounds from south India. It will have artistes explore and experiment with new themes and genres. View More..

Did no wrong, Akalis politicising issue: Dyal Singh College Chairman

    Updated On : May 03,2018   7:02 pm
New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) Sticking to the decision to change name of the Dyal Singh College, its governing body chairman Amitabh Sinha on Thursday said that the administration had done no wrong and accused the Akali Dal of politicising the issue in the name of minority rights. View More..

Dyal Singh College name change report false: DU

    Updated On : May 02,2018   9:26 pm
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) The Delhi University on Wednesday clarified that name of Dyal Singh College has not been changed and the entire controversy was the result of a "false news". View More..

Strict action against those who changed Delhi college name: Javadekar

    Updated On : May 02,2018   7:14 pm
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) Reacting to the change in the name of Dyal Singh College here, Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar on Wednesday warned of strict action against the management people who "dared" to change the name. View More..

Veteran journalist T.V.R. Shenoy passes away (Lead, changing dateline)

    Updated On : Apr 17,2018   10:52 pm
Mangaluru, April 17 (IANS) Veteran journalist T.V.R. Shenoy passed away at a private hospital here on Tuesday night, family sources said. He was 77. View More..

Malayalam actor Ajith dead

    Updated On : Apr 05,2018   10:18 am
Kochi, April 5 (IANS) Malayalam film star Ajith, known for portraying negative roles, died on Thursday at a private hospital here, family sources said. View More..