Kolhapur

  • Maharashtra: Lowintensity blast in Kolhapur, 1 injured August 24, 2014

    Kolhapur/Mumbai: A roadside vendor suffered minor injuries in a lowintensity blast on the outskirts of Kolhapur town in western Maharashtra on Saturday night, police said. The explosion occurred near a food cart close to Shahu toll plaza, a senior police officer said in Mumbai. As per preliminary information, the bomblike device...
  • Padmini Kolhapure to make her TV debut in 'Ekk Nayi Pehchaan' May 24, 2014

    Mumbai:Popular yesteryear actress Padmini Kolhapure is making her television debut with a daily soap 'Ekk Nayi Pehchaan'. Padmini will be playing a central role in the popular show which has her contemporary actress Poonam Dhillon in the lead. Both Padmini and Poonam grew up together in the industry and started...
  • Bollywood stars campaign for AAP in Mumbai April 21, 2014

    As campaigning for the six Mumbai Lok Sabha seats that votes on April 24 is slowly winding down, many from the film and TV fraternity have come out in the support of the Aam Aadmi Party. Actors Ranvir Shorey, Tejaswini Kolhapure, Ayub Khan, Vidya Malvade, Raghu Ram and music director...
  • Rishi Kapoor, Lata Mangeshkar, Zakir Hussain chosen for Deenanath Mangeshkar Award April 14, 2014

    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 Sanstha,...
  • Total bandh in Kolhapur a day after toll booths were vandalised January 13, 2014

    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...
  • BJP: Attack reflects anger against state government January 12, 2014

    BJP leader Shaina NC said that the attack on four toll booths in Kolhapur reflects the public anger against the state government. The skirmish began 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...
  • Maharashtra: Four toll booths vandalised over tariff collection dispute January 12, 2014

    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 December 22, 2013

    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 the...
  • Salt 'N' Pepper: Watch Nawazuddin, Tejaswani in a hard hitting short film November 13, 2013

    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...
  • Shahid Kapoor: Films with Kareena Kapoor? Have no issues September 20, 2013

    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 September 14, 2013

    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," he...
  • 'Ugly' trailer: Anurag Kashyap returns with a dark thriller September 13, 2013

    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 September 6, 2013

    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 August 27, 2013

    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 August 16, 2013

    Maharashtra Police today informed the Bombay High Court that a 70yearold 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 Kasam...
  • Suspected MNS, Shiv Sena activists attack North Indians in Kolhapur after child's rape August 14, 2013

    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 twoyearold girl was allegedly raped by a labourer from Jharkhand. Two persons received minor injures when the activists, armed...
  • 6 people killed in 2 months at Kolhapur Railway station June 18, 2013

    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 of...
  • 'Ugly' Sneak Peek: Kashap returns with another dark tale May 8, 2013

    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 April 30, 2013

    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. ...
  • 'Mai' Review: It teaches you to value elders February 1, 2013

    Film: 'Mai...'; Actors: Asha Bhosle, Padmini Kolhapure and Ram Kapoor; Director: Mahesh Kodiyal; Rating: ***1/2 The mother is a figure that instantly evokes tender thoughts in each of us. Getting singing diva Asha Bhosle to play the mother in 'Mai...' was itself a masterstroke. At 80, Ashaji, with all her years...
  • Ashaji will surprise in 'Mai': Padmini Kolhapure January 16, 2013

    Mumbai: One of the best performers of her time, Padmini Kolhapure has teamed up with Asha Bhosle in 'Mai' and says that the legendary singer will surprise everyone. If 'Mai' marks Asha Bhosle's acting debut, it is also Mahesh Kodiyal's first film as a director. About he the plight of a woman...
  • Survey: Bizarre small town sex facts you didn't know December 4, 2012

    The INDIA TODAYNielsen Sex Survey of four metros (Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata and Chennai) as well as 12 towns (Hisar, Moradabad, Kota, Kolhapur, Jamnagar, Ratlam, Salem, Kottayam, Guntur, Asansol, Baleshwar and Aizawl) throws up some interesting facts about how people from India's small towns behave between the sheets. The 10th annual sex...
  • Maharashtra: Protests intensify as sugarcane farmers clash with police November 15, 2012

    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 November 14, 2012

    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 November 13, 2012

    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 November 13, 2012

    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...
  • Watch the trailer of Asha Bhosle's debut film 'Mai' September 12, 2012

    New Delhi: The trailer of 'Mai' is out. This film marks Asha Bhosle's entry into the world of acting. Directed by Mahesh Kodiyal, the film also marks the comeback of Padmini Kolhapure to the silver screen. ...
  • Hyderabad: Special trains to Kolhapur from Tuesday August 7, 2012

    Hyderabad: The South Central Railway will run 10 special trains between Hyderabad and Kolhapur. Accordingly Train No. 07143 HyderabadKolhapur special train will depart Hyderabad at 11.10 pm on Aug 7, 8, 9, 11 and 12 and will arrive Kolhapur at 10.45 pm the next day. In the return direction, Train...