MANISHA KOIRALA

  • Manisha Koirala thanks Narendra Modi for support after earthquake Yesterday

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Manisha Koirala, who has her roots in Nepal, has thanked India and Prime Minister Narendra Modi for quickly coming to Nepal's help after the devastating earthquake. Koirala was in tears while watching the news of the destruction on TV after a 7.9-magnitude quake left over 1,800 people dead. "Commendable...
  • Hrithik Roshan: I don't go nude in films, but somewhere else 1 week ago

    Mumbai: Actor Hrithik Roshan is finding it tough to shoot for "Mohenjo Daro" in dust storms. However, he is happy that the "film is progressing fantastically". "We are working very hard in the middle of dust storms. It's a tough shoot. What to say... people are fainting on the set. But...
  • How Manisha Koirala created the most memorable TV moment ever April 6, 2015

    It may seem like the celebrities we watch on the big screen live a charmed life. They are only seen driving the most expensive cars, wear designer clothing, and invariably look on top of their game while facing the cameras. But the fact remains that they aren't immune to the...
  • Manisha Koirala not taking up spirituality February 21, 2015

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Manisha Koirala is not planning for a life of renunciation despite her spiritual leanings. The 44-year-old 'Dil Se' star, who was recently spotted in a saffron attire, said it is tough to lead such a life. "This is just to say that I have had a fortune...
  • Movies are my lifeline, cannot think of going away from the film industry: Manisha Koirala February 19, 2015

    Haridwar: Bollywood actress Manisha Koirala today said films are her lifeline and it is difficult for her to think of a life without movies. When asked whether she was preparing to retire from films and stepping towards a life of spirituality and renunciation, Koirala who is here to attend a religious...
  • Manisha Koirala to re-enter Tamil film industry with AMR Ramesh's next? February 10, 2015

    Actress Manisha Koirala, is going to make a strong comeback in Tamil cinema. Sources say that the actress is impressed with a script by director AMR Ramesh, which features actors Shaam and Arjun in the lead, that she is likely to sign the project, which is yet to be titled. Actor...
  • Manisha Koirala walks to support fight against cancer February 8, 2015

    New Delhi: Actress Manisha Koirala, a survivor of ovarian cancer, took part in CanSupport's Walk for Life 2015 here Sunday to create awareness about the disease. The purpose of the walk is to alert everyone to the rising incidence of cancer, to show solidarity with those affected by the disease, and...
  • 60th Filmfare Awards: The complete list of winners February 1, 2015

    Best Director- Vikas Bahl for 'Queen' Best Film- 'Queen' Best Actor (Female)- Kangana Ranaut for 'Queen' Best Actor (Male)- Shahid Kapoor for 'Haider' Best Supporting Actor (Female)- Tabu for 'Haider' Best Supporting Actor (Male)- Kay Kay Menon for 'Haider' Best Actress (Critics)- Alia Bhatt for 'Highway' Best Actor (Critics)- Sanjay Mishra for 'Ankhon Dekhi' Best Film (Critics) Award-...
  • Snapshot: Manisha Koirala tweets her photo with Shah Rukh Khan, calls his charisma unmatched January 29, 2015

    Actors Shah Rukh Khan and Manisha Koirala may have done just 3 films 'Guddu', 'Dil Se', 'Achanak' together. But such was their chemistry that the viewers still refer to them as one of the most impressive on-screen couple in Bollywood. And when the two stars met each other Sanjay Leela...
  • Manisha Koirala to start shooting for Rajkumar Santoshi's next from January 2015? September 30, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Manisha Koirala, who has successfully battled cancer, may face the cameras again soon and if all goes well, she may be seen in Rajkumar Santoshi's next project. Manisha's manager says she's "absolutely fine and doing well". "She has been reading scripts and she has almost finalised Rajkumar Santoshi's next film....
  • Snapshot: Manisha Koirala celebrates a year of being cancerfree with friends Tabu and Jackie Shroff May 3, 2014

    It has been an year that actress Manisha Koirala has been cancerfree and the actress celebrated this milestone with close friends at her residence in Mumbai. The guest list included actor Jackie Shroff, actresses Tabu and Deepti Naval and Suchitra Krishnamoorty among others. Manisha tweeted the pictures of the party...
  • Manisha Koirala says no to small roles, wants to be part of good scripts April 4, 2014

    Mumbai: Post illness, actress Manisha Koirala is eagerly waiting to wear the grease paint and face the camera, but is not ready to do small roles. "I want to see myself on the screen but it has to be with good script, good actors, and director. I have been getting lot...
  • Snapshot: Two years after surviving cancer, Manisha Koirala stuns everyone as she debuts her new curly hairdo March 31, 2014

    Those who know what cancer survivor Manisha Koirala's last hairdo was like, would agree that she has drastically changed her look. Manisha, who was diagnosed with ovarian cancer a couple of years ago, debuted her latest curly hairdo as she attended Neeta-Nishka Lulla's brunch. The actress may have kept her...
  • Our films misinform about cancer: Manisha Koirala February 22, 2014

    New Delhi: Manisha Koirala, who hails from Nepal and emerged a star in Bollywood and then survived cancer, does not approve of the kind of portrayal that cancer patients get in Hindi films where they are invariably shown as fighting a losing battle. She says it misguides already misinformed people...
  • Manisha Koirala wants Ranbir Kapoor to play her younger brother on screen February 22, 2014

    New Delhi: Actress Manisha Koirala, who has worked with Bollywood's big stars, including Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan and Aamir Khan, is impressed by the younger talent and says she finds Ranbir Kapoor fit to play her brother on screen. "I have been seeing Ranbir Kapoor, and I think he is...
  • Pic: A year after surviving cancer, Manisha Koirala looks stunning November 29, 2013

    New Delhi: Manisha Koirala, who was diagnosed with ovarian cancer almost a year ago, is back with a bang. The actress underwent a successful surgery and was recently spotted at director Vishesh Bhatt's wedding reception. Manisha looked stunning in a saree with a pixie haircut. The actress posed with Gulshan...
  • Manisha Koirala suffering from jaundice, manager says she's recovering November 20, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Manisha Koirala is down with jaundice but her manager confirms she is on the road to recovery. "Manisha is taking rest now. She is recovering from jaundice. She is absolutely fine. In fact, she has already recovered," Manisha's manager Subroto Ghosh told IANS. She was reportedly planning to return to...
  • Sanjay Leela Bhansali's women: Why you wouldn't want to mess with them November 20, 2013

    New Delhi: For all the fuss about the lack of powerful female characters in Bollywood, fortunately there are a few directors who use films to put forth actresses' incredible strength and exceptional talent. Whether it is Manisha Koirala, Madhuri Dixit, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan or Deepika Padukone, filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali...
  • Manisha Koirala celebrates Diwali with family in Nepal November 4, 2013

    Mumbai: Cancerfree Manisha Koirala is celebrating Diwali Sunday with family members in Nepal, said her manager Subroto Ghosh. "Manisha has gone to Nepal and she is there with her family to celebrate Diwali. She is absolutely fine and spending quality time with her family this Diwali," Ghosh told IANS. The 43yearold, who...
  • Tough days opened my eyes: Manisha Koirala October 17, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Manisha Koirala, who emerged successful in a battle against cancer, says her 'tough days' were an eyeopener about the 'quality' of people who surrounded her. "Tough times... few whom I considered family said, 'Oh, she is going to pop any minute, she is too critical, prayers won't help'...and those...
  • Cancer has an answer, say Manisha, Yuvraj October 2, 2013

    Kolkata: In a joint effort to raise awareness about cancer, Bollywood actress Manisha Koirala and Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh Tuesday evening pepped up millions of people affected with the ailment, asserting 'If we can, you can'. Rejecting the notion 'cancer has no answer', both Koirala and Yuvraj Singh valiantly fought and...
  • Will return to movies after December: Manisha Koirala September 14, 2013

    Kathmandu: Bollywood actress Manisha Koirala, who battled cancer, Friday said that she will return to films after December. "I will take rest up to that time," she said here while talking at a two-day international cancer conference. This is her first appearance in Kathmandu after recovering from the disease. "I am...
  • Brothers are most precious, say Bollywood divas August 20, 2013

    Mumbai: Brothers play an important role in the lives of Bollywood actresses. If for veteran actress Shabana Azmi her brother Baba is the most precious, new entrant Parineeti Chopra describes her two siblings as her buddies. On the occasion of Raksha Bandhan, which falls Aug 20, actresses share the kind of...
  • Manisha Koirala to start work from November August 12, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Manisha Koirala, who is finding solace in yoga following her successful battle against cancer, will most likely start working on her next project in November, her manager said. "She is busy with her yoga and meditation for wellness. A special guru from Nepal has come down for her. She...
  • Cancer free Manisha Koirala follows strict fitness regime July 27, 2013

    New Delhi: Actress Manisha Koirala, who has successfully battled ovarian cancer, seems to be following a strict fitness regime as suggested by her father, politician Prakash Koirala. "As dad has persistently asked me to walk eight to twelve kilometres, I do it as obediently," Manisha posted on microblogging site Facebook. "It...
  • Bald and beautiful! Cancerfree Manisha Koirala tweets new pictures July 23, 2013

    New Delhi: After successfully battling cancer, Manisha Koirala is back with a bang. The actress, who had earlier posted her pictures on Twitter of her head covered in a turban, has finally managed to come out with her bald pictures. Manisha Koirala was diagnosed with ovarian cancer last year and...