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Kamal Haasan

TMC Forms Alliance With Kamal Haasan's Party for LS polls

Mar 25, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

The TMC would field one candidate for the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, and Haasan said his party would extend full support to him.

'All Candidates Are My Faces': Kamal Haasan Not To Contest Lok Sabha Elections

Mar 25, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

Kamal Haasan assured the public that all the winners in the Lok Sabha elections would deliver and fulfil the promises they had made during the regime, adding that they would be removed if proved otherwise.

Kamal Haasan Terms PoK 'Azad Kashmir', Calls For Plebiscite in Kashmir

Talking at length about Kashmir and problems plaguing in the region, Haasan said that if India and Pakistan 'behave well', the Line of Control (LoC) will be under check.

Kamal Haasan To Contest 2019 Polls, May Form Alliance With ‘Like-Minded’ Parties

Dec 22, 2018 Outlook Web Bureau

Speaking at a press meet, Hassan said, his party has authorised him to take a decision on forging an alliance with like-minded parties for next year's Lok Sabha polls.

Complaint Registered Against Kamal Haasan For 'Portraying Jayalalithaa As 'Dictator' In Bigg Boss

Advocate Louisal Ramesh alleged that Haasan, the founder of the Makkal Needhi Maiam party, was using the show to further his political interests.

13 April, 2018

'I'M Sorry My Child': Kamal Haasan Apologies To Kathua Gangrape Victim

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"Does it have to be your own daughter for you to understand? She could've been mine," he tweeted.

11 March, 2018

Kamal Haasan Criticises Demonetisation, GST, Backs Rahul Gandhi's Argument

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He also dubbed the condition of women as despicable and shameful.

21 February, 2018

Kamal Haasan Launches Political Party, Names It 'Makkal Needhi Maiam'

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He had begun his political journey by visiting the house of APJ Abdul Kalam in Madurai, describing the former president as his "role model".

20 February, 2018

Day Before Launching His Political Party, Kamal Haasan Says He Is In Politics Because 'AIADMK Is Bad'

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Haasan will kick off his state-wide tour on Wednesday with the launch of his political party Tamil Nadu's Madurai.

18 February, 2018

11 February, 2018

Here's Why Kamal Haasan Is Unsure About Political Alliance With Rajinikanth

Outlook Web Bureau

"My politics will definitely not be saffron," he said.

02 February, 2018

Union Budget 'Indifferent' Towards Middle Class, Says Kamal Haasan

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He also said that the Centre's attention has "slightly" turned towards farmers and rural areas.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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