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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At 89, country's oldest CM seeks votes to add 10 years to life (News Analysis)

    Updated On : Dec 06,2016   12:32 pm
Chandigarh, Dec 6 (IANS) At 89, he is the country's oldest serving Chief Minister. And he is showing no signs of giving up any time soon. Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal is now in full election mode and is telling the electorate that their votes will give him another 10 years of life. View More..

Tamil film industry mourns J. Jayalalithaa's death

    Updated On : Dec 06,2016   7:32 am
Chennai, Dec 6 (IANS) The Tamil filmdom paid rich tributes to veteran movie star turned politician J. Jayalalithaa, who passed away here on Monday at the age of 68, with superstar Rajinikanth describing her as a brave daughter. View More..

Writing multi-starrers comes to me easily: Venkat Prabhu

    Updated On : Dec 03,2016   12:06 pm
Chennai, Dec 3 (IANS) Filmmaker Venkat Prabhu's upcoming Tamil directorial "Chennai 600028 II" features a battalion of actors in key roles. He says he finds the process of writing a multi-starrer easier than writing a story with a single lead actor. View More..

Slain Maoist's kin to move Kerala court for fresh post-mortems

    Updated On : Nov 29,2016   6:34 pm
Manjeri (Kerala), Nov 29 (IANS) As a court here on Tuesday ordered for preservation till December 5 of the bodies of two alleged Maoists killed in a gunfight, the kin of one of them said he will move the court for fresh post-mortems. View More..

Court tells Kerala cops to preserve Maoists' bodies

    Updated On : Nov 28,2016   3:06 pm
Manjeri (Kerala), Nov 28 (IANS) Amid a controversy over the gunning down of two alleged Maoists, a court here on Monday asked the authorities in Kerala to preserve their bodies until Tuesday evening. View More..

Over 40 lakh youth in Punjab addicted to drugs: Kejriwal

    Updated On : Nov 26,2016   7:52 pm
Chandigarh, Nov 26 (IANS) AAP national convener Arvind Kejriwal said on Saturday that over 40 lakh youth in Punjab were addicted to drugs and accused the ruling Akali Dal of spreading a durg network in the state. View More..

Controversy over killing of two Maoists, bodies preserved till Monday

    Updated On : Nov 26,2016   6:38 pm
Kozhikode, Nov 26 (IANS) While the Kerala Police have maintained that two Maoists were killed in a shootout in the forest, human rights activists have said that this was a "fake encounter". View More..

Autopsy to be held on Maoists killed in Kerala

    Updated On : Nov 25,2016   6:26 pm
Malappuram (Kerala), Nov 25 (IANS) The bodies of two Maoists, shot dead in a gunfight with Kerala Police near here, will undergo an autopsy at the Kozhikode Medical College hospital, an official said Friday. View More..

Tamil director K. Subaash passes away

    Updated On : Nov 23,2016   11:02 am
Chennai, Nov 23 (IANS) Tamil writer-director K. Subaash, best known for penning superstar Shah Rukh Khan starrer "Chennai Express", breathed his last on Wednesday here. View More..

Sri Lanka sees no threat from Indian nuclear power plants

    Updated On : Nov 22,2016   5:00 pm
Colombo, Nov 22 (IANS) Sri Lanka sees no threat from nuclear power plants in India, a Minister said on Tuesday. View More..

Akshara Haasan to join Ajith's next film

    Updated On : Nov 21,2016   12:50 pm
Sofia, Nov 21 (IANS) Actress Akshara Haasan, who plays an important role in Ajith Kumar-starrer yet-untitled upcoming Tamil spy thriller, will soon join the film's crew in Bulgaria. View More..

Denied Akali ticket, ex-minister says Majithia linked to drug mafia

    Updated On : Nov 18,2016   7:58 pm
Chandigarh, Nov 18 (IANS) Just two days after the ruling Shiromani Akali Dal denied him a ticket for the 2017 assembly elections, former Punjab minister Swaran Singh Phillaur on Friday claimed that Revenue Minister Bikram Singh Majithia had links with the drug mafia. View More..

Akali Dal announces 69 candidates for Punjab assembly polls

    Updated On : Nov 16,2016   7:28 pm
Chandigarh, Nov 16 (IANS) Punjab's ruling Shiromani Akali Dal on Wednesday announced its first list of 69 candidates for the forthcoming state assembly elections early next year. View More..

45-day schedule in Bulgaria for Ajith's next

    Updated On : Nov 14,2016   1:50 pm
Chennai, Nov 14 (IANS) The makers of Ajith Kumar's next yet-untitled Tamil project, which also stars Kajal Aggarwal and Akshara Haasan in the lead, have left for Bulgaria to work on an over a month-long schedule. View More..

Sukhbir Badal opens Punjab's largest solar power plant

    Updated On : Nov 08,2016   6:30 pm
Bathinda, Nov 8 (IANS) Punjab's Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Tuesday inaugurated the state's largest solar power plant of 100 MW set up near here the Adani Group subsidiary Adani Green Energy Ltd at an investment of around Rs 640 crore. View More..

Sri Lanka to introduce plain packaging for tobacco products

    Updated On : Nov 07,2016   5:54 pm
Greater Noida, Nov 7 (IANS) Sri Lanka is planning to introduce plain packaging of all tobacco products in a new step to curb its consumption, President Maithripala Sirisena said on Monday. View More..

NIA officials begin probe at Malappuram blast site

    Updated On : Nov 02,2016   3:26 pm
Malappuram (Kerala), Nov 2 (IANS) A team of National Investigation Agency (NIA) officials, probing a blast in Mysuru along with their Kerala counterparts, on Wednesday arrived at the Malappuram Collectorate premises where an explosion took place the previous day. View More..

Kejriwal appears before Amritsar court in defamation case

    Updated On : Nov 01,2016   3:30 pm
Amritsar, Nov 1 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal appeared before a court in Amritsar on Tuesday in connection with a defamation case filed against him and other AAP leaders by Punjab Revenue Minister Bikram Singh Majithia. View More..

BCCI announces U-19 Challenger Trophy squads

    Updated On : Oct 25,2016   4:30 pm
New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) The junior selection committee of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Tuesday announced the squads for the Under-19 Challenger Trophy which will be held at Bilaspur in Himachal Pradesh from October 26 to 29. View More..

Amarinder, Kejriwal trade barbs over debate on Twitter (Lead, Changing dateline)

    Updated On : Oct 24,2016   7:30 pm
Chandigarh, Oct 24 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister and AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal and Punjab Congress president Amarinder Singh were locked in a war of words on Monday on social media platform Twitter over holding an open political debate on Punjab. View More..