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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Pune stand between Mumbai and third IPL title (Preview)

    Updated On : May 20,2017   3:56 pm
Hyderabad, May 20 (IANS) Two-time Indian Premier League (IPL) champions Mumbai Indians will be wary of the challenge posed by Rising Pune Supergiant (RPS) when the two Maharashtra cities lock horns in what promises to be a pulsating final of the 10th edition of the cash-rich cricket league here on Sunday. View More..

Kerala CM assures new women's film body to look into issues

    Updated On : May 18,2017   7:12 pm
Thiruvananthapuram, May 18 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Thursday assured a delegation of women professionals from the film industry that the state government will set up a committee to study their needs and suggest measures to take care of them. View More..

Selected footballers from Santosh Trophy, universities train under Constantine

    Updated On : May 16,2017   3:54 pm
Mumbai, May 16 (IANS) A total of 40 U-22 players from all across the country selected by the All India Football Federations (AIFF) scouting network are undergoing trials under India coach Stephen Constantine at the Andheri Sports Complex here in a four-day trial camp. View More..

Hong Kong asylum denied to group that helped Snowden

    Updated On : May 15,2017   5:50 pm
Hong Kong, May 15 (IANS) The Hong Kong Immigration Department on Monday rejected an asylum request of migrants who sheltered US whistleblower Edward Snowden in 2013. View More..

IPL-10: Mumbai wary of Pune's prowess ahead of first qualifier (Preview)

    Updated On : May 15,2017   2:44 pm
Mumbai, May 15 (IANS) After losing to Rising Pune Supergiant in both their home and away encounters during the league stages of the Indian Premier League (IPL), table-toppers Mumbai Indians will need to pull up their socks when they take on Steve Smith's side in the first qualifier at the Wankhede Stadium here on Tuesday. View More..

Ajith's 'Vivegam' shooting wrapped up

    Updated On : May 15,2017   1:06 pm
Chennai, May 15 (IANS) The principal shooting of actor Ajith Kumar'S upcoming Tamil spy thriller "Vivegam", slated for release in August, has been completed. View More..

Ajith's 'Vivegam' teaser clocks 10 mn views

    Updated On : May 14,2017   1:40 pm
Chennai, May 14 (IANS) The teaser of actor Ajith Kumar's upcoming Tamil spy thriller "Vivegam", slated for release in August, has clocked 10 million views in just 68 hours. View More..

IPL-10: Pune, Punjab to battle for play-offs berth (Preview)

    Updated On : May 13,2017   4:38 pm
Pune, May 13 (IANS) There could not be a more exciting end to the league stage of the Indian Premier League (IPL) as a resurgent Kings XI Punjab will take on Rising Pune Supergiant (RPS) in a virtual knock out clash at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium here on Sunday. View More..

Jumbo tramples two CRPF troopers to death near Bengaluru

    Updated On : May 07,2017   4:38 pm
Bengaluru, May 7 (IANS) A wild elephant trampled to death two Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel at their camp near here, said police on Sunday. View More..

IPL-10: Sloppy Hyderabad face resurgent Pune (Preview)

    Updated On : May 05,2017   2:44 pm
Hyderabad, May 5 (IANS) Back to their favourite hunting ground after their fourth away loss in the Indian Premier League (IPL), Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) will aim to bounce back when they take on a resurgent Rising Pune Supergiant (RPS) at home on Saturday. View More..

IPL-10: Sloppy Hyderabad face resurgent Pune (Preview)

    Updated On : May 04,2017   3:50 pm
Hyderabad, May 4 (IANS) Back to their favourite hunting ground after their fourth away loss in the Indian Premier League (IPL), Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) will aim to bounce back when they take on a resurgent Rising Pune Supergiant (RPS) at home on Friday. View More..

IPL: In-form Pune challenge for Kolkata (Preview)

    Updated On : May 02,2017   12:20 pm
Kolkata, May 2 (IANS) A Ben Stokes-inspired Rising Pune Supergiant will pull out all stops in their bid to consolidate the play-offs spot when they take on Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in an Indian Premier League (IPL) face-off here at the Eden Gardens on Wednesday. View More..

Ajith an inspiration to all: Vivek Oberoi

    Updated On : May 01,2017   2:12 pm
Chennai, May 1 (IANS) Actor Vivek Oberoi on Monday said he learnt a lot while working with his co-star Ajith Kumar on upcoming Tamil spy thriller "Vivegam". He called Ajith an inspiration to all. View More..

'Vivegam' makers release Ajith poster on birthday

    Updated On : May 01,2017   1:54 pm
Chennai, May 1 (IANS) As actor Ajith Kumar turned 46 on Monday, the makers of his upcoming Tamil spy thriller "Vivegam" unveiled a special poster of the movie. View More..

IPL-10: Pune fancy win against depleted Bangalore (Preview)

    Updated On : Apr 28,2017   3:38 pm
Pune, April 28 (IANS) Rising Pune Supergiant (RPS) will aim to shed off their inconsistent run in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2017 on Saturday, when they take on a depleted Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB), who are almost out of the race to the play-offs. View More..

IIITM-K develops app for coffee growers

    Updated On : Apr 25,2017   5:58 pm
Thiruvananthapuram, April 25 (IANS) State owned Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management-Kerala (IIITM-K) on Tuesday launched an application to provide soil nutrient information and fertiliser recommendation for coffee plantation owners. View More..

Resurgent Pune have task cut out against in-form Kolkata (Preview)

    Updated On : Apr 25,2017   2:42 pm
Pune, April 25 (IANS) On a roll after three back-to-back wins, the resurgent Rising Pune Supergiant will have their task cut out when they take on high-flying Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in an Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter here on Wednesday. View More..

IPL: Confident Mumbai to take on resurgent Pune (Preview)

    Updated On : Apr 23,2017   4:00 pm
Mumbai, April 23 (IANS) A confident Mumbai Indians, who won six consecutive games in the ongoing edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL), are all set to take on resurgent Rising Pune Supergiant at the Wankhede Stadium here on Monday. View More..

Punjab Cabinet scraps Khalsa University Act

    Updated On : Apr 19,2017   5:10 pm
Chandigarh, April 19 (IANS) The Punjab Cabinet on Wednesday decided to scrap a controversial law passed by the earlier SAD-BJP government to facilitate the setting up of a new university on the Khalsa College campus in Amritsar. View More..

Gujarat Lions eye win against Rising Pune Supergiant in IPL-10 (Preview)

    Updated On : Apr 13,2017   4:04 pm
Rajkot, April 13 (IANS) After suffering two consecutive loses in their opening matches of the Indian Premier League (IPL), Gujarat Lions will look to turn their fortunes around when they take on Rising Pune Supergiant (RPS) at the Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium here on Friday. View More..