Kolhapur

  • Rishi Kapoor, Lata Mangeshkar, Zakir Hussain chosen for Deenanath Mangeshkar Award 14-04-2014 10:10 AM

    Mumbai: Zakir Hussain and Pandharinath Kolhapure have been named for this year's Master Deenath Mangeshkar Award for music, actor Rishi Kapoor for theatre and cinema and Anna Hazare for social awareness, renowned singer Lata Mangeshkar announced here Sunday. Theatre personalities Dinesh Pedanekar and Mukta Barve, founders of Anamika and Rasika...
  • Total bandh in Kolhapur a day after toll booths were vandalised 13-01-2014 10:49 AM

    Kolhapur: The Shiv Sena has called for a total bandh in Kolhapur to protest toll collection at nine toll posts on Monday. No incidents of violence has been reported so far. But there were violent protests with toll booths vandalised on Sunday in Kolhapur. Some toll booths were even set...
  • Maharashtra: Four toll booths vandalised over tariff collection dispute 12-01-2014 01:22 PM

    Kolhapur: Four toll booths in Kolhapur have been attacked over the dispute of collection of toll tariff in the district. Not just toll booths, but the roads and highways nearby have also been severely vandalised. Shiv Sena workers are being blamed for the attack. In retaliation the Shiv Sena has...
  • Lata Mangeshkar opposes heritage tag for studio on her plot, moves Bombay HC 22-12-2013 12:37 PM

    New Delhi: Playback singer Lata Mangeshkar on Saturday moved to the Bombay High Court challenging a Maharashtra Government's order which declared a film studio located on her plot in Kolhapur as a heritage structure. Her petition came up for hearing before a Bench headed by Justice Abhay Oka, which directed...
  • Salt 'N' Pepper: Watch Nawazuddin, Tejaswani in a hard hitting short film 13-11-2013 10:42 AM

    New Delhi: Today Nawazuddin Siddiqui is known throughout the world for his acting skills but there was a time when he was a struggler waiting for his chance. In those days, he did everything from writing scripts to acting in short films. 'Salt 'N' Pepper' is one of those short...
  • Write your review: 'Phata Poster Nikhla Hero'

    Rajeev Masand says 'Phata Poster Nikhla Hero' loses steam at the halfway mark. What do you say? Write your own review and win prizes. ...
  • Shahid Kapoor: Films with Kareena Kapoor? Have no issues 20-09-2013 02:07 PM

    New Delhi: He is one of the few actors in Bollywood who show no inhibitions in speaking about his past break-ups, weirdest dating rumors and the not-so-successful phase in his professional life. The actor, who has spent a decade in the industry, doesn't feel the need of bragging about his...
  • Blown by the promo of Anurag Kashyap's 'Ugly': Nikhil Dwivedi 14-09-2013 05:04 PM

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Nikhil Dwivedi is eagerly waiting for the release of Anurag Kashyap's 'Ugly'. The actor has really enjoyed the promo of the psychological thriller. "Blown by the promo of Anurag Kashyap's 'Ugly'. Particularly excited to see dear friend Tejaswini Kolhapure in it. Life comes full circle for her,"...
  • 'Ugly' trailer: Anurag Kashyap returns with a dark thriller 13-09-2013 01:50 PM

    New Delhi: The makers have revealed the first trailer of director Anurag Kashyap's much awaited psychological thriller 'Ugly'. The film features Girish Kulkarni, Ronit Roy, Tejaswini Kolhapure and Vipin Sharma in pivotal roles. The trailer shows the dark underbelly of a metropolitan city where several personalities live within the same...
  • 10 stars before they earned huge popularity 06-09-2013 12:00 AM

    New Delhi: Get ready to be shocked and amazed! For we bring to you those photos of popular celebrities - Aamir Khan, Sridevi, Alia Bhatt, Hrithik Roshan, Shashi Kapoor, Padmini Kolhapure, Aditya Narain, Aftab Shivdasani, Imran Khan, Bobby Deol - which were clicked during their childhood. While some stars, who...
  • Kolhapur: Policewomen scour streets on motorcycle to tackle molesters 27-08-2013 09:40 AM

    Kolhapur: Kolhapur's female SP and Deputy SP have found a unique way to tackle sexual harassment on the streets. Riding a motorcycle through the city's streets Deputy SP Vaishali Mane and SP Jyotipriya Singh scour the streets looking for miscreants. They have also managed to arrest a few men who...
  • Police shifts 1993 blast convict to Nashik prission 16-08-2013 07:18 PM

    Maharashtra Police today informed the Bombay High Court that a 70-year-old 1993 bomb blasts convict had been shifted from Kolhapur Central prison to Nashik Jail on medical ground. Taking this statement on record, a bench headed by Justice S C Dharmadhikari disposed of a petition filed by the prisoner, Mohammed...
  • Suspected MNS, Shiv Sena activists attack North Indians in Kolhapur after child's rape 14-08-2013 12:34 AM

    Suspected Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) and Shiv Sena activists on Tuesday attacked migrant workers from North India and ransacked their properties in adjoining Kolhapur district after a two-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a labourer from Jharkhand. Two persons received minor injures when the activists, armed with sticks, went on...
  • 6 people killed in 2 months at Kolhapur Railway station 18-06-2013 04:15 PM

    Kolhapur: Terror has gripped the people visiting the Kolhapur Railway Station in Maharashtra. In the last two months, six people have been murdered there and all of them have been killed with their heads crushed by a stone. The deaths have sparked fears of a serial killer. "At this spot...
  • 'Ugly' Sneak Peek: Kashap returns with another dark tale 08-05-2013 02:28 PM

    New Delhi: The sneak peek of Anurag Kashyap's forthcoming film 'Ugly' looks interesting. It seems Kashayp is going to surprise the audience with his dark portrayal of the world around us. The film stars Ronit Roy, Tejaswini Kolhapure and Vipin Sharma in the lead roles. ...
  • 'Ugly' First Look: The poster of Anurag Kashyap's next 30-04-2013 12:07 PM

    New Delhi: Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap has confirmed on Twitter that the poster which is doing rounds on internet is indeed of his forthcoming film 'Ugly'. The film stars Ronit Roy, Tejaswini Kolhapure and Vipin Sharma in the lead roles. ...
  • Maharashtra: Protests intensify as sugarcane farmers clash with police 15-11-2012 07:31 AM

    Sangli/Kolhapur: Protests by the sugarcane farmers in Maharashtra, who are demanding better price for their produce, intensified on Wednesday with farmers damaging police vehicles and state transport buses in Kolhapur. Additional companies of the State Reserve Police Force have been sent to Sangli, Kolhapur and Satara districts. When policemen tried...
  • Sugarcane protests: Police vehicle set ablaze in Kolhapur 14-11-2012 12:30 PM

    Mumbai: The agitation by farmers has taken an ugly turn in Kolhapur in Maharashtra. A police vehicle has been torched in the Karvir area. Policemen who were in the vehicle escaped as stones were pelted at them. State Transport buses, which had started plying on Wednesday morning, stood suspended. Additional...
  • CM should intervene in the Sugarcane farmers issue: MPCC Chief 13-11-2012 01:30 PM

    Sangli in Maharashtra remains tense, a day after two sugarcane farmers were killed in clashes with police. ...
  • Maharashtra: Sangli remains tense as two farmers die 13-11-2012 09:12 AM

    Mumbai: Sangli in Maharashtra remains tense a day after two sugarcane farmer died. One died in police firing while the other was run over by a truck. Farmers are protesting against refusal of cooperative sugar factories in Sangli, Satara and Kolhapur districts of western Maharashtra to give Rs 3,000 per...
  • Surplus sugar lies wasted in Maharashtra 18-06-2011 09:35 AM

    Mumbai: After wheat and paddy, the big grain drain now includes sugar which has been left out in the open at the risk of getting spoiled because Maharashtra has had a bumper harvest this year and has run out of storage space. Seventy thousand quintals of sugar has been stored...
  • Asha Bhosle taken on acting in 'Maaee' 03-06-2011 01:48 PM

    Asha Bhosle is not new to the camera but at 77, she will now be onscreen in a new avatar with the film 'Maaee'. ...
  • Sex scam hits police academy in Kolhapur 28-04-2011 08:16 PM

    Mumbai: Head constable Yuvraj Kamble who was suspended after being arrested on charges of raping a trainee constable for over two months at Kolhapur's police training center, has blamed his senior officers. Investigation has so far found incriminating phone call records which ascertain that Kamble called the complainant to his...
  • Probe ordered into rape of Kolhapur constable 28-04-2011 03:17 PM

    Kolhapur: Police are investigating the alleged case of sexual abuse of three women trainee constables at a police training academy in Kolhapur by drill officer head constable Yuvraj Kamble. A senior woman Indian Police Service officer is inquiring into the allegations. Kolhapur Superintendent of Police SP Yadav has promised senior...
  • Rape at Kolhapur police training school 27-04-2011 06:22 PM

    Kohlapur: Three trainee women constables were allegedly sexually molested at a police training school in Kolhapur by drill officer, head constable Yuvraj Kamble. Kamble was suspended and arrested on Wednesday. The arrest was made after a trainee constable made a complaint, alleging that Kamble had gagged her and raped her...
  • MNS spoils Cong, BJP-Shiv Sena party in Kalyan 01-11-2010 04:25 PM

    Mumbai: Contesting the Kalyan-Dombivli civic elections for the first time, Raj Thackeray-led Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) won 26 seats in the 107-member House which saw a fractured verdict. Shiv Sena-BJP ruling combine secured 40 while Congress-NCP polled 30 seats, far short of the 54-seat mark for staking claim to power....
  • Moderate quake in parts of Maharashtra 14-11-2009 08:05 PM

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