Gulabi Gang

  • Leadership tussle erupts in 'Gulabi Gang' March 3, 2014

    A leadership tussle erupted today in 'Gulabi Gang', an organistaion which shot into limelight for taking up the cudgels against women atrocities, with a faction claiming that Sampat Pal was no longer its head. "Suman Singh, commander of Mahoba unit has been appointed the working chief of the group", national convenor...
  • Idol Chat: Madhuri Dixit and Juhi Chawla on working together in 'Gulabi Gang' March 1, 2014

    Watch actresses Madhuri Dixit and Juhi Chawla share their experience on working together in 'Gulabi Gang'. Also on the show, Madhuri sings a beautiful song from the film. ...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Shaadi Ke Side Effects', 'Nebraska' and 'Dallas Buyers Club' March 1, 2014

    This week, CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand reviews 'Shaadi Ke Side Effects', 'Nebraska' and 'Dallas Buyers Club'. Also on the show, actresses Madhuri Dixit and Juhi Chawla talk about their upcoming film Gulabi Gang. ...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Highway', 'The Monuments Men' and 'Gulabi gang' February 22, 2014

    This week, CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand reviews 'Highway', The Monuments Men' and 'Gulabi Gang'. Also on the show is a conversation with the director of 'The Monuments Men' George Clooney. ...
  • 'Gulabi Gang' review: It reminds the vulnerability of women in rural India February 22, 2014

    Director: Nishtha Jain Dressed in pink sarees and wielding lathis to dispense justice, the Gulabi Gang, a vigilante group of women in Bundelkhand in Northern India, have fascinated filmmakers ever since the group was founded in 2006 by Sampat Pal. Nishtha Jain's Gulabi Gang comes on the heels of British documentarian...
  • 'Gulabi Gang' is based on real life while 'Gulaab Gang' is a work of fiction: Kiran Rao February 14, 2014

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Kiran Rao has said she is supporting 'Gulabi Gang', a documentary made on the life of Uttar Pradesh-based social activist Sampat Pal as it has inspired her. 'Gulabi Gang', made by Nishtha Jain, traces the life and struggle of Sampat Pal and her group Gulabi Gang that works towards...
  • Kiran Rao to hold special screening of documentary film 'Gulabi Gang' February 13, 2014

    Mumbai: A special screening of documentary film titled 'Gulabi Gang', directed by Nishtha Jain, will be held tomorrow for many Bollywood biggies including Raj Kumar Hirani, Gauri Shinde, Vidhu Vinod Chopra and Prasoon Joshi. Filmmaker Kiran Rao, who is supporting the documentary, has invited these A-listers to view it. Last...
  • The 11 Indian Indies to look forward to in 2013 December 21, 2012

    New Delhi: 2012 was widely considered as the year of the revival of the India Independent Film Industry. In the year 2013, we will have to make sure that the Indian Independent cinema movement is taken forward with the same zeal with which it was started. But how do we...
  • Bigg Boss 6: Why Sampat Pal said yes to the show October 8, 2012

    Mumbai: Known for her fight for women's rights, 'Bigg Boss' show contestant Sampat Pal is upset that the makers of Madhuri Dixit starrer 'Gulab Gang' have not sought her permission to make the film. It was reported that the film 'Gulab Gang' was based on Pal, who heads a women's...
  • Gulabi gang leader to be a part of 'Bigg Boss 6' October 4, 2012

    Lucknow: Women's rights activist and 'Gulabi gang' leader Sampat Pal says she has decided to participate in the reality show 'Bigg Boss' season six. Sampat had earlier claimed that she had been offered a stint on the upcoming edition of the show but was reluctant as she wanted to attend...
  • Gulabi Gang leader to participate in 'Bigg Boss'? October 1, 2012

    Lucknow: Sampat Pal, head of Gulabi Gang in Banda district of Uttar Pradesh, is likely to be one of the housemates in the sixth season of reality show 'Bigg Boss', going on air Sunday on Colors channel. Confirming that people from some channel had come over to shoot at her house...