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Rajinikanth fans put up posters asking him to start his political journey

Rajinikanth’s tweet on a statement about his health and political entry has created a furor. His fans, who have been waiting for nearly 25 years for his political entry, are a disappointed lot and they think that his tweet is a sign of preparing them to receive the message from Thalaivar at a later date that he won’t be […]

Rajini says ‘leaked’ letter on his political exit is fake

Rajini, however, tweeted: “A letter appearing to be my statement is being shared virally on social media and in the press. Everyone knows that it is not my statement.” After a letter purportedly written by Rajinikanth hinting at his political exit was “leaked” to the media, the actor Thursday dismissed it as fake, but added that its […]

Politician Rajinikanth Doubtful? “Shouldn’t Campaign,” Doctors Advised

Superstar Rajinikanth today hinted at a rethink on joining electoral politics and said he would announce his stand at an “appropriate time” amid speculation triggered by a letter that many believed was written by him and leaked. “The letter is not mine but the information on my health and doctors’ advice is true,” Rajinikanth said […]

Actor Rajinikanth dismisses ‘leaked letter’ about political journey, but agrees health a concern amid COVID-19

Actor Rajinikanth has denied ownership of a statement (that was rumored to be his)which was doing the rounds on social media, claiming that he was quitting politics. However, he agreed that some contents of the statement pertaining to his health were true and that he would hold discussions with the functionaries of his unified fan […]

Rajinikanth To Rethink 2021 Political Entry; Cites COVID Pandemic & Ill-health As Reasons

Superstar Rajinikanth on Thursday issued a clarification on his social media handle about his entry in Tamil Nadu politics amidst growing rumours over the actor’s health. Taking to Twitter, Rajinikanth wrote: “The statement circulated on media saying it’s mine, is false. However, the issues regarding my health are true. I shall convene meetings with my […]

Rajinikanth’s Political Entry Likely To Be Delayed Ahead Of TN Polls: Statement Out

Even as fans and followers of Thalaivar Rajinikanth eagerly await the superstar’s ‘official’ plunge into politics, a ‘leaked’ statement from the superstar states, most likely Thalaivar will not be testing political waters before elections 2021.  A statement that was leaked yesterday allegedly said to be of Superstar Rajinikanth states that the actor’s entry into politics […]

Rajinikanth Denounces ‘Leaked’ Letter But Confirms Ill Health

Confirming news about his frail health, superstar Rajinikanth said he would announce his decision about launching his political party after consulting the office bearers of the Rajini Makkal Manram. Outlook had reported yesterday that in a letter he had reportedly sent to his close confidants (which was leaked to the media), the superstar had said that his […]

Is Rajinikanth quitting politics? Followers try to make peace with the possibility

CHENNAI: After at least two decades of speculation and anticipation over actor Rajinikanth’s political debut, it now appears the superstar might call it quits without even taking the plunge.  A note purportedly authored by the actor has been making the rounds in the Tamil Nadu political space. In it, the star allegedly has cited the […]

Rajinikanth’s Political Entry Is Doubtful Before Next TN Elections In May ’21

If a leaked statement of superstar Rajinikanth is to be believed, the actor’s political entry into politics and the launch of a new party look highly doubtful. The uncertainty caused by corona and his health not permitting him to undertake strenuous public tours appear to have convinced the film star to reconsider his political plunge. […]

Darbar new poster: Rajnikanth’s stylish look is a Diwali gift for fans

Director AR Murugadoss released a new poster of Darbar featuring Rajinikanth as a Diwali treat for fans. Apart from Rajnikanth, the film stars Nayanthara, Suniel Shetty, Nivetha Thomas and Prateik Babbar among others. Rajinikath fans were in for a treat this Diwali. AR Murugadoss, known for helming films like Thuppakki and Sarkar, unveiled a new […]

Rajinikanth pays property tax for his marriage hall

Actor Rajinikanth has paid the property tax of ₹6.50 lakh for his Raghavendra Mandapam (marriage hall) located in Viswanathapuram Main Road, Kodambakkam, on Thursday. In a press release on Thursday, the Greater Chennai Corporation confirmed the payment of the property tax by the actor totalling an amount ₹6,56,000 (which includes the late pay penalty). The […]

Rajinikanth pays Rs 6.5 lakh property tax, calls approaching court ‘mistake’

Actor Rajinikanth has paid Rs 6.5 lakh as property tax to Chennai Corporation that became a matter of controversy after he approached the Madras High Court over it. The superstar tweeted that he could have avoided a mistake and appealed to the Chennai Corporation over a Property Tax dispute, rather than approaching the Madras High Court. This […]

Rajinikanth Withdraws Plea Against ₹ 6.5 Lakh Property Tax

Superstar Rajinikanth has withdrawn his petition from the Madras High Court which had asked the court to restrain the Chennai Corporation from imposing fine over the 6.5 lakh property tax levied on his wedding hall. The court said the actor ought to have issued a reminder to the local body before coming to court.   […]

Rajinikanth Moves Court Against Property Tax Demand on Wedding Hall Closed Due to Lockdown

Actor Rajinikanth has moved the Madras High Court against a property tax demand of Rs 6.5 lakh over a wedding hall — Raghavendra Mandapam – that he owns in Chennai. As the property has been closed since March 24 this year in view of the coronavirus lockdown, the actor has argued that he is eligible […]

Rajinikanth to withdraw case over property tax after court warns of imposing cost

The actor had approached the court with regard to the Property Tax demand made by the Greater Chennai Corporation for the months April-September. Actor Rajinikanth’s counsel has informed the Madras High Court that they would be withdrawing the writ petition challenging the Rs.6.5 lakh property tax imposed by the Chennai Corporation, upon the Raghavendra Marriage […]