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Vairamuthu returns ONV award after academy says it is reconsidering decision

Vairamuthu, who was called out at the height of the #MeToo movement in India in 2018, was the first...

30 May 2021 15:55 IST — Haricharan Pudipeddi

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Geethu Mohandas, Anjali Menon oppose decision to confer ONV award on Vairamuthu

The Tamil lyricist was accused of sexual harassment by 17 women, including singer and dubbing...

27 May 2021 21:07 IST — Our Correspondent

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Parvathy slams ONV award jury for honouring #MeToo accused Vairamuthu

The award, instituted in memory of the poet ONV Kurup, is conferred on poets in Malayalam and other...

27 May 2021 17:48 IST — Haricharan Pudipeddi

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No mention of lyricist in Ponniyin Selvan title poster

Earlier reports had said veteran lyricist Vairamuthu was signed for the project, but he is believed...

03 Jan 2020 18:21 IST — Haricharan Pudipeddi

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Pa Ranjith steps up to support Chinmayi Sripaada as producer K Rajan threatens her

In a new video that has come to light, Ranjith condemned the producer's speech against the of to...

16 Apr 2019 20:00 IST — Our Correspondent

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Pictures: Soundarya Rajinikanth gets married to Vishagan Vanangamudi in traditional ceremony

Filmmaker Soundarya tied the knot with actor-businessman Vishagan Vanangamudi in a traditional...

11 Feb 2019 14:58 IST — Our Correspondent

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MeToo backlash: Union of dubbing artistes terminates Chinmayi Sripaada's membership

Well-known singer and dubbing artiste Chinmayi Sripaada had accused veteran lyricist Vairamuthu of...

17 Nov 2018 22:31 IST — Karthik Kumar

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Some of the names have shocked me: AR Rahman on #MeToo allegations

The music composer said social media offers great freedom for victims to speak up, however, we be in...

23 Oct 2018 12:08 IST — Manigandan KR

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Why this urgent support for an allegation that has no credible evidence: Director-cinematographer Vijay Milton backs Vairamuthu

Vijay Milton's support to Vairamuthu comes at a time when Chinmayi has said that she and the who...

15 Oct 2018 18:00 IST — Manigandan KR

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I am ready to face these cases in court: Lyricist Vairamuthu on #MeToo allegations

He called the allegations levelled against him 'completely false'....

15 Oct 2018 13:47 IST — Our Correspondent

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Vairamuthu responds to sexual harassment allegations; Chinmayee calls him 'liar'

The moment Vairamuthu put out his response, Chinmayee responded with a tweet of her own in which she...

10 Oct 2018 17:33 IST — Our Correspondent

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Tamil lyricist Vairamuthu accused of sexual misconduct, singer Chinmayee Sripada shares anonymous complaint

Two separate instances of improper behaviour by the lyricist were shared by journalist Sandhya Menon...

09 Oct 2018 15:32 IST — Our Correspondent

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Madras high court rejects PIL against lyricist Vairamuthu

A PIL was filed against lyricist Vairamuthu for 'hurting religious sentiments' following his...

19 Jan 2018 14:54 IST — Our Correspondent

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Intention was to glorify Andal, Vairamuthu clarifies again

Vairamuthu's second clarification comes as the fight between Hindu outfit leaders and those...

15 Jan 2018 17:00 IST — Manigandan KR

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Lyricist Vairamuthu expresses regret over Andal controversy

The poet in a recent speech had quoted from a book which said the saint was a devdasi, angering...

09 Jan 2018 20:37 IST — Manigandan KR