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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Cricket: Tamil Nadu beat India 'Red' to win Deodhar Trophy

    Updated On : Mar 29,2017   9:12 pm
Visakhapatnam, March 29 (IANS) Seasoned Dinesh Karthik cracked 126 as Tamil Nadu defeated India 'Red' by 42 runs in the final to clinch the Deodhar Trophy 50-overs cricket tournament at the ACA-VDCA stadium here on Wednesday. View More..

'Submit probe report in 3 months on Kerala minister's episode'

    Updated On : Mar 29,2017   12:50 pm
Thiruvananthapuram, March 29 (IANS) The Kerala cabinet on Wednesday appointed retired Justice P.S. Antony to conduct a judicial probe into the circumstances leading to the resignation of Transport Minister A.K. Saseendran. View More..

Staying independently lets you take better decisions: Akshara Haasan

    Updated On : Mar 28,2017   6:40 pm
Hyderabad, March 28 (IANS) Actress Akshara Haasan, who has started living on her own in Mumbai, believes that staying independently lets an individual take better decisions in life and prepares him or her to fend for themselves. View More..

Anil Kapoor finds peace, sanity in wife (Movie Snippets)

    Updated On : Mar 25,2017   5:48 pm
Mumbai, March 25 (IANS) On his wife Sunita's birthday on Saturday, veteran actor Anil Kapoor said he finds his peace, thrill and sanity in her. View More..

Journalists not allowed to report truth: Sharad Yadav

    Updated On : Mar 22,2017   6:52 pm
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) Janata Dal(U) leader Sharad Yadav on Wednesday said media organisations in the country are in the clutches of businessmen and "journalists are not free to report the truth". View More..

Tamil Nadu clinch fifth Vijay Hazare crown, outplay Bengal (Lead, correcting intro)

    Updated On : Mar 20,2017   6:12 pm
New Delhi, March 20 (IANS) Inspired by a belligerent century from seasoned keeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik, Tamil Nadu outshone Bengal by 37 runs at the Feroz Shah Kotla here on Monday, to clinch the domestic 50-over cricket competition, the 2016-17 Vijay Hazare Trophy for the fifth time. View More..

Tamil Nadu clinch third Vijay Hazare crown, outplay Bengal

    Updated On : Mar 20,2017   5:40 pm
New Delhi, March 20 (IANS) Inspired by a belligerent century from seasoned keeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik, Tamil Nadu outshone Bengal by 37 runs to clinch the domestic 50-over competition, the 2016-17 Vijay Hazare Trophy for the third time at the Feroz Shah Kotla here on Monday. View More..

Tamil Nadu down Baroda to reach Vijay Hazare final

    Updated On : Mar 16,2017   8:00 pm
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) Half-centuries from seasoned campaigner Dinesh Karthik and skipper Vijay Shankar helped Tamil Nadu beat Baroda by six wickets and reach the final of the Vijay Hazare cricket tournament at the Ferozeshah Kotla Stadium here on Thursday. View More..

Another month-long Bulgaria schedule for 'Vivegam' team

    Updated On : Mar 15,2017   12:14 pm
Chennai, March 15 (IANS) The makers of actor Ajith Kumar-starrer upcoming Tamil action-thriller "Vivegam" will start a month-long final leg of shooting from Thursday in Bulgaria. View More..

Tamil Nadu thump Gujarat to enter Vijay Hazare semis

    Updated On : Mar 12,2017   6:28 pm
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) Tamil Nadu defeated defending champions Gujarat by five wickets in the quarter-finals of the Vijay Hazare 50-overs domestic cricket tournament at the Palam Ground here on Sunday. View More..

Pune Supergiants acquire pacer Shardul Thakur for IPL 2017

    Updated On : Mar 06,2017   2:56 pm
New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Rising Pune Supergiants (RPSG) on Monday roped in Mumbai medium pacer Shardul Thakur for the forthcoming 10th edition of the cash-rich cricket league. View More..

Pant helps Delhi outclass Tripura in Vijay Hazare Trophy (Roundup)

    Updated On : Mar 03,2017   7:28 pm
Cuttack, March 3 (IANS) Continuing his dominant form with the willow, Delhi skipper Rishabh Pant narrowly missed a century but that was more than enough to help his side outclass Tripura by 70 runs in a Group B match of the Vijay Hazare Trophy at the Barabati Stadium here on Friday. View More..

Happy Akshara is working with Ajith: Shruti Haasan

    Updated On : Mar 02,2017   11:14 am
Chennai, March 2 (IANS) Actress Shruti Haasan is happy for her sister Akshara, who has teamed up with Tamil superstar Ajith in upcoming Tamil action thriller "Vivegam". View More..

Vijay Hazare Trophy: Mumbai beat defending champs Gujarat

    Updated On : Feb 25,2017   8:18 pm
Chennai, Feb 25 (IANS) Half-centuries by Aditya Tare and Siddhesh Lad coupled with an excellent bowling performance enable Mumbai to defeat defending champions Gujarat by 98 runs in a Group C match of the Vijay Hazare Trophy here on Saturday. View More..

Australia aim to brush skills in practice tie vs India A (Preview)

    Updated On : Feb 16,2017   4:46 pm
Mumbai, Feb 16 (IANS) Ahead of the four-match cricket Test series against top-ranked India later this month, Australia will aim to try and sort out their combination when they take on India A in a three-day practice match, starting at the Brabourne Stadium here from Friday. View More..

Ajith most humble, caring human being: Vivek Oberoi

    Updated On : Feb 16,2017   1:40 pm
Chennai, Feb 16 (IANS) Actor Vivek Oberoi, who is sharing screen space with Ajith Kumar in upcoming Tamil actioner "Vivegam", says he finds his co-star to be very humble and caring. He is enjoying being pampered on the sets of the film. View More..

Ajith's transformation for 'Vivegam' inspiring, age-defying, say colleagues

    Updated On : Feb 10,2017   11:22 am
Chennai, Feb 10 (IANS) Actor Ajith Kumar's physical makeover for his next Tamil outing "Vivegam" has stunned everybody, including those who have often criticised him for not being fit. His colleagues describe his transformation as "inspiring" and "age-defying". View More..

Re-poll begins in 5 Punjab districts

    Updated On : Feb 09,2017   9:48 am
Chandigarh, Feb 9 (IANS) Voting in 48 polling stations in five districts in Punjab began on Thursday morning following re-polling announced by the Election Commission (EC). View More..

Punjab re-poll on Thursday; holiday declared in 5 districts

    Updated On : Feb 08,2017   8:10 pm
Chandigarh, Feb 8 (IANS) With re-polling announced by the Election Commission in 48 polling stations, scheduled to be held on Thursday, the Punjab government has announced a holiday in five districts. View More..

Repoll ordered in 48 polling stations in Punjab

    Updated On : Feb 07,2017   5:14 pm
New Delhi/Chandigarh, Feb 7 (IANS) The Election Commission on Tuesday ordered repoll in 48 polling stations of five assembly constituencies in Punjab where polling got interrupted due to snags in electronic voting machines (EVMs) and voter verifiable paper audit trail (VVPAT) equipment. View More..