Tag Archives: nagarjuna

The KCR vs CBN battle


By T S Sudhir They are technically next door neighbours but in the convoluted ten-year lease agreement drawn up between Telangana and Andhra Pradesh, Chandrababu Naidu also is a non-paying guest in Telangana till June 2, 2024. His landlord, K … Continue reading

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What’s cooking between Modi and Nagarjuna?


By T S Sudhir Just why did Telugu superstar Akkineni Nagarjuna go all the way to Ahmedabad to visit Narendra Modi? The visit raised eyebrows because it came just days after Congress leader Chiranjeevi’s actor-brother Pawan Kalyan had called on … Continue reading

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ANR is no more. RIP


By T S Sudhir “Are you Mr Nageswara Rao?” the caller at the other end had enquired. “Yes.” “Mr Ahmed from the Ministry of Home would like to speak to you, Sir.” This was on January 25, 2011 when Akkineni … Continue reading

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Natasamrat Padma Vibhushan ANR


By T S Sudhir “Are you Mr Nageswara Rao?” the caller at the other end enquired. “Yes.” “Mr Ahmed from the Ministry of Home would like to speak to you, Sir.” It was around 5:45 pm on January 25 and … Continue reading

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Paradise Lost


By Uma Sudhir “I wish we were not connected by the National Highway, we did not have a rail link and we were not so close to the sea.” This was our local escort Ramu thinking aloud as we drove … Continue reading

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Camera, lights, sound … CUT !


By T S Sudhir Nothing is going according to script in the Telugu film industry. Nothing new, given the ways of the star-struck industry, which runs more according to the whims and fancies of a few big stars and bound … Continue reading

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