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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SAD smells corruption in Punjab's move to privatize rural health services

    Updated On : Jan 21,2019   6:20 pm
Chandigarh, Jan 21 (IANS) Alleging corruption in the move by the Punjab government to privatize rural healthcare services, the Shiromani Akali Dal on MOnday demanded a high-level probe into it. View More..

Duterte's drug war 'example to the world': Sirisena

    Updated On : Jan 18,2019   2:54 pm
Manila/Colombo, Jan 18 (IANS) Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has praised his Philippines counterpart Rodrigo Dutertes brutal war on drugs, which has taken thousands of lives, calling it an "example to the world". View More..

No one will be allowed to create rift between communities: Amarinder

    Updated On : Dec 27,2018   5:30 pm
Fatehgarh Sahib (Punjab), Dec 27 (IANS) Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday warned that his government will not tolerate any attempt to create a rift between communities and will deal with anyone trying to disturb the state's secular fabric with an iron hand. View More..

Sri Lankan President appoints non-Cabinet, state, deputy ministers

    Updated On : Dec 22,2018   6:30 pm
Colombo, Dec 22 (IANS) Three non-Cabinet, 17 state and seven deputy ministers have been sworn in, it was announced here on Saturday. View More..

Sri Lankan President unveils new Cabinet

    Updated On : Dec 20,2018   3:04 pm
Colombo, Dec 20 (IANS) Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena unveiled a new Cabinet on Thursday, days after Ranil Wickremesinghe was reinstated as Prime Minister in a move that ended a nearly two-month-long political impasse that erupted after his surprising dismissal. View More..

Rookies turn overnight millionaires at 2019 IPL auction (Roundup)

    Updated On : Dec 18,2018   10:40 pm
Jaipur, Dec 18 (IANS) The 2019 Indian Premier League (IPL) auction on Tuesday witnessed a new list of millionaires with Varun Chakaravarthy and Jaydev Unadkat topping the charts among the Indian players with a hefty purse of Rs 8.4 crore each, while Englishman Sam Curran emerged as the highest paid overseas player with a price tag of Rs 7.2 crore. View More..

BJP, SAD hail Sajjan conviction, don't politicise, says Congress

    Updated On : Dec 17,2018   7:28 pm
New Delhi/Chandigarh, Dec 17 (IANS) The BJP, Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) and several other parties on Monday hailed the Delhi High Court verdict holding Congress leader Sajjan Kumar guilty in the 1984 killing of Sikhs and sentencing him to imprisonment for life, while the Congress said the matter should not be politicised. View More..

1984 anti-Sikh riots: Harsimrat demands action against Gandhi family

    Updated On : Dec 17,2018   5:26 pm
Chandigarh, Dec 17 (IANS) Union Food Processing Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Monday demanded that action be taken against the Gandhis, alleging that the family extended political patronage to the perpetrators of the 1984 Sikh massacres. View More..

Ajith to star in Tamil remake of 'Pink'

    Updated On : Dec 15,2018   8:20 am
Chennai, Dec 15 (IANS) The Tamil remake of "Pink", which will be bankrolled by Boney Kapoor, was officially launched in a customary ceremony on Friday. The yet-untitled project will star Ajith Kumar in the lead role. View More..

Amarinder flays Akali Dal for politicising Kamal Nath issue

    Updated On : Dec 14,2018   5:52 pm
Chandigarh, Dec 14 (IANS) Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday slammed the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD)for politicising the 1984 riots following Congress leader and former union minister Kamal Nath being named as Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister. View More..

Directing Mohanlal has been the highlight of my career: Prithviraj

    Updated On : Dec 11,2018   1:32 pm
Chennai, Dec 11 (IANS) Popular Malayalam actor Prithviraj Sukumaran, who is making his directorial debut with "Lucifer", says directing superstar Mohanlal in the project has been his career's biggest highlight. View More..

I-League: Confident Chennai City to face Mohun Bagan (Preview)

    Updated On : Nov 30,2018   7:20 pm
Kolkata, Nov 30 (IANS) An in-form Chennai City FC, who have won five of their six games, is all set to face city football giants Mohun Bagan in an I-League match at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan (VYBK) here on Saturday. View More..

Kartarpur corridor: Foundation stone replaced amid row over credit

    Updated On : Nov 26,2018   3:50 pm
Dera Baba Nanak (Punjab), Nov 26 (IANS) A massive political slug-fest was played out on Monday in full public view, shoving protocol to the side in the presence of Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu, as political leaders from opposing sides in Punjab bared it at what was meant to be solemn celebration related to the Kartarpur Sahib gurdwara corridor project. View More..

Ranji Trophy: Kerala thrash Bengal by 9 wickets in Round 3

    Updated On : Nov 22,2018   7:42 pm
Kolkata, Nov 22 (IANS) An impressive performance by Kerala saw them defeat Bengal by nine wickets in a group B encounter of Ranji Trophy Round 3 here on Thursday. View More..

Amritsar grenade attack: Punjab Police arrest one; Amarinder blames ISI, KLF

    Updated On : Nov 21,2018   7:16 pm
Chandigarh, Nov 21 (IANS) Within 72 hours of the terror incident, the Punjab Police has arrested one person in connection with Sunday's grenade attack on the Nirankari Satsang Bhawan that killed three persons, Chief Minister Amarinder Singh said here on Wednesday. View More..

Congress sits pretty as AAP, Akali Dal grapple with infighting (News Analysis)

    Updated On : Nov 18,2018   11:54 am
Chandigarh, Nov 18 (IANS) Infighting in Punjab's main opposition Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and the politically-active Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) is giving the ruling Congress in the state a happy-hours' feeling. View More..

Kerala Police officer involved in murder kills self

    Updated On : Nov 13,2018   7:22 pm
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 13 (IANS) A senior Kerala Police officer who was eluding arrest after causing a man's death a week back was on Tuesday found hanging at his home in Kollam district. View More..

Kerala cop involved in murder, kills self

    Updated On : Nov 13,2018   12:22 pm
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 13 (IANS) A senior Kerala Police officer who was eluding arrest after causing a man's death a week back, on Tuesday was found hanging in his home in Kollam district, police said. View More..

Documentary captures indomitable spirit of 'God's Own Country'

    Updated On : Nov 08,2018   9:06 pm
Mumbai, Nov 8 (IANS) As Kerala struggles to normalcy post devastating flood that took scores of lives and led to loss of habitat worth around Rs 40,000 crore, a documentary titled 'Kerala Floods - The Human Story' has attempted to incorporate the lives of people during the tumultuous time. View More..

All three major parties in Punjab hit by the 'apology' bug (News Analysis)

    Updated On : Nov 06,2018   12:28 pm
Chandigarh, Nov 6 (IANS) Politics in Punjab is in "apology" mode these days. The three major parties in the state -- the ruling Congress, the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) and the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) -- have been bit in one way or the other by the apology bug. View More..