Mirchi

  • Actor Rajkummar Rao to romance a much older Hema Malini in Ramesh Sippy's next July 31, 2014

    Mumbai: Young and versatile actor Rajkummar Rao, who will be seen in Ramesh Sippy's film 'Shimla Mirchi', says the movie is unusual and that he's excited about romancing Bollywood's "dreamgirl" Hema Malini in it. "It's ('Shimla Mirchi' is) a very unusual film. It's a romcom and the treatment of the film...
  • Shah Rukh Khan, Farhan Akhtar honoured at Mirchi Music Awards February 28, 2014

    Mumbai: Megastar Shah Rukh Khan and actor-filmmaker Farhan Akhtar were honoured at the 6th Mirchi Music Awards here. The event, organised by Radio Mirchi, was held Thursday. Shah Rukh, known for his romantic numbers such as 'Tujhe dekha to ye jaana sanam' (Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge), 'Humko hami se chura lo' (Mohabbatein)...
  • Kiccha Sudeep's 'Maanikya' to be released in March January 18, 2014

    The fans of Kiccha Sudeep have a reason to rejoice as the makers are finally out with release date of the Kannada film. Sudeep, who is also the director of the film, took to Twitter to announce the release date of 'Maanikya'. He tweeted, "For all those who were enquiring...
  • UTV ropes in Mahesh Babu for its Telugu film October 21, 2013

    New Delhi: UTV Motion Pictures Monday announced its first production in Telugu with superstar Mahesh Babu. To be written and directed by Koratala Siva, the film will go on the floors in July 2014. The project will be presented in association with Indira Productions. "We are extremely delighted to commence our journey...
  • Varalaxmi Sarathkumar to star in Kannada remake of 'Mirchi' September 2, 2013

    Chennai: Tamil actress Varalaxmi Sarathkumar has been roped in to pair with superstar Kiccha Sudeep in the untitled Kannada remake of Telugu blockbuster 'Mirchi', which went on floors recently. "We have roped in Varalaxmi to play one of the heroines in the film. We are on the lookout for the rest...
  • Tunda's arrest a blow for Lashkarled terror groups: MHA sources August 17, 2013

    The Delhi Police on Saturday made one of the biggest breakthroughs in terror investigations with the arrest of top LashkareToiba bomb expert Abdul Karim Tunda. Home Ministry sources have said that Tunda's arrest and former Dawood aide Iqbal Mirchi's death in London last week have been a shot in the...
  • Dawood Ibrahim's close aide Iqbal Mirchi dies in London August 15, 2013

    London: One of the India's most wanted terrorists Dawood Ibrahim's close aide Iqbal Mirchi died of heart attack in London. He was apparently handling the drug business of underworld don Dawood in Mumbai. His name also appeared during IPL betting case. Mirchi, 63, the righthand man of underworld don, was facing...
  • Excited to act in the Hindi remake of 'Mirchi': John Abraham July 30, 2013

    Mumbai: Actorproducer John Abraham will act in the remake version of Telugu hit film 'Mirchi'. Directed by debutant Koratala Siva, 'Mirchi' starred Prabhas, Anushka Shetty and Richa Gangopadhyay in the lead roles. Released in February this year, the film went on to be a huge blockbuster. John has acquired the...
  • Watch 'Thillu Mullu' to be happy, it's a guarantee: Mirchi Shiva June 20, 2013

    'Thillu Mullu' is a Tamil comedy film directed by Badri who earlier directed 'Veerappu' and 'Ainthaam Padai'. It is a remake of Rajinikanth's film 'Thillu Mullu' which itself was a remake of Hindi film 'Gol Maal'. The USP of the film is its cast including Manobala, Kovai Sarala, Sathyan, Ilavarasu,...
  • Telugu film 'Mirchi' completes 50 days of commercial success March 28, 2013

    Mirchi, starring actors Prabhas, Anushka and Richa Gangopadhyay has proed to be mega hit at the box office. The film has been running successfully in theatres and will complete 50 days in 238 centres by March 29th. Writerdirector Koratala Siva has created magic with his first directional debut. V Vamsi Krishna...
  • Telugu producer confirms a film with Koratala Siva March 4, 2013

    Chennai: Buoyed by the success of Telugu action-drama 'Mirchi', producer Bandla Ganesh has confirmed he is doing a film with writer-director Koratala Siva. "After the super success of 'Mirchi', we are proud to announce a prestigious project with writer-director Koratala Siva. Will announce details soon," Ganesh posted on Twitter. Post the...
  • Actor Prabhas credits team for 'Mirchi' success February 19, 2013

    Chennai: The success of Telugu action drama 'Mirchi', which has reaped gold at the boxoffice, is a team effort and no single person from the unit can claim the success, says actor Prabhas Raju. "I'm extremely happy with the success of the movie. All of us worked together for one common...
  • 'Mirchi mints Rs 7,86 crore on its first day February 12, 2013

    Chennai: Prabhasstarrer Telugu actiondrama 'Mirchi' raked in Rs 7,86 crore on its opening day worldwide. The film is said to have been made at a budget of Rs 30 crore. "This is probably the best ever opening for Prabhas. The film collected approximately Rs 7,86 crore on the day of the release....
  • 'Mirchi': Telugu film team celebrates its success February 11, 2013

    The team of the Telugu film 'Mirchi' called for a press meet in Hyderabad, to celebrate the success of the film. The director of the movie Koratala Siva, actress Richa Gangopadhyaya and the producer V Vamsi Krishna Reddy were present at the event. The leading lady of the film Richa...
  • 'Mirchi': Telugu movie to be released on February 8 February 3, 2013

    'Mirchi' is an upcoming film written and directed by debutant director Koratala Siva. The film will have actor Prabas, Richa Gangopadhya and Anushka Shetty in lead roles and also Sathyaraj, Adithya and Nadhiya in important roles. The film will be produced under the banner of UV Creations produced jointly by V...
  • Telugu movie 'Mirchi' to be released on Feb 7 January 22, 2013

    Telugu film 'Mirchi' directed by Koratala Siva is set to release on February 7. The producers of the film V Vamsi Krishna Reddy and Pramod Uppalapati have finished the postproduction work of the film on the banner of UV Creations. Though the film's shooting was wrapped up long ago, the postproduction work...
  • Mirchi: Sneak peek of this Telugu film November 20, 2012

    Directed by Koratala Shiva, 'Mirchi' stars Prabhas, Anushka Shetty and Richa Gangopadhyaya in the lead roles. It'll hit the marquee on January 11, 2013. The film's music is composed by by Devi Sri Prasad. ...
  • Prabhas' 'Mirchi' to hit the screens on Jan 11, 2013 November 9, 2012

    Koratala Shiva directed 'Mirchi', starring Prabhas, will hit the marquee on January 11, 2013. The film's music is composed by by Devi Sri Prasad, it sees Anushka Shetty and Richa Gangopadhyaya as the female lead actresses. Sathyaraj has a crucial role, while Nadia Moidu is playing Prabhas' mother. Brahmanandam...
  • Prakash Raj to act in 'Thillu Mullu' remake August 1, 2012

    The remake of 'Thillu Mullu', which has Mirchi Shiva in the lead, have talented set of cast and crew. The latest additions to the project are Prakash Raj and Kovai Sarala. While Prakash Raj will do the role made memorable by Thengai Srinivasan, Kovai Sarala will repeat the magic of Sowcar...
  • Bhopal: Iqbal Mirchi's bungalow sold for Rs 7.5 cr March 17, 2012

    New Delhi: A Mumbaibased marketing company has bought a bungalow that belonged to notorious drug lord Iqbal Mirchi in Bhopal. The 8000square foot bungalow cost Rs 7.5 crore. In an earlier auction nobody bought the prime property but now it has gone to Surewin marketing company. ...
  • UK prosecutors drop charges against Iqbal Mirchi November 15, 2011

    London: British prosecutors on Tuesday dropped charges against underworld don Dawood Ibrahim's close aide Iqbal Mirchi in connection with a case in which he was accused of threatening to kill a man, citing lack of evidence. Britain's Crown Prosecution Service said on Tuesday that it has decided to discontinue the charges...
  • British court to hear case against Iqbal Mirchi November 10, 2011

    New Delhi: The trial of underworld don Dawood Ibrahim's aide Iqbal Mirchi is set to begin in a British court on Thursday. Mirchi has been charged with threatening to kill 41yearold Nadeem Kader. Last month, a lower court, granted him conditional bail. India's efforts to extradite him have been in...
  • J Dey might have met Dawood's aide: Police October 16, 2011

    Mumbai: City police probing the killing of senior journalist Jyotirmoy Dey on Sunday said that the reporter might have had met underworld don Dawood Ibrahim's key aide Iqbal Mirchi in April in London. After the reporter's murder, police initially had parried questions whether Dey had met Iqbal Memon alias Iqbal Mirchi...
  • Iqbal Mirchi remanded to judicial custody in UK October 13, 2011

    London: Iqbal Mirchi, the right hand man of underworld don Dawood Ibrahim and an accused in the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts, was on Thursday remanded to judicial custody by a British court after he was charged with threatening to kill a man, police sources said. 61yearold Mirchi, who was arrested from...
  • MEA working on Iqbal Mirchi's extradition from UK October 13, 2011

    Ministry of External Affairs has said that it has formally started work on the process of extraditing Iqbal Mirchi from the UK. ...
  • Dawood aide Mirchi owns a huge bungalow in Bhopal October 12, 2011

    Bhopal: Gangster Iqbal Mirchi, who was arrested in London, owns a sprawling bungalow on the banks of the Upper Lake in the city and its estimated market value is close to Rs 10 crore. The bungalow is known as the "Angrezan Bungalow" is located on plot...
  • Dawood aide Iqbal Mirchi arrested in London October 12, 2011

    New Delhi: Iqbal Mirchi, a member of the Dawood Ibrahim gang was arrested in London on Tuesday, CBI said. Mirchi handles Dawood's drug trade and and is wanted in India for his alleged role in the 1993 Bombay serial blasts. CBI sources told CNNIBN, "We have to see if we can...
  • Dawood aide Iqbal Mirchi arrested in London: CBI October 11, 2011

    New Delhi: Iqbal Mirchi, a member of the Dawood Ibrahim gang, and an accused in the 1993 Mumbai blasts, has been arrested in London, CBI said. CBI sources told CNNIBN, "We have to see if we can demand Mirchi's extradition once again now because we could not extradite him the last...
  • Popular RJs' tribute to CWG September 4, 2010

    With just 30 days left for the Commonwealth Games to begin, Radio Mirchi's popular RJs pay tribute to the Games. ...