Sampat Pal

  • 'Gulaab Gang' Tweet Review: First day, first show 07-03-2014 10:17 AM

    New Delhi: For those who grew up in the 1990s, watching a movie with arch rivals Madhuri Dixit and Juhi Chawla would perhaps be unthinkable. Two decades later producer Anubhav Sinha has managed a casting coup of sorts by casting the reigning Divas of 90s together for a film. Inspired...
  • Delhi HC lifts stay order, allows the release of Madhuri Dixit's 'Gulaab Gang' 06-03-2014 04:50 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court Thursday cleared the release of Hindi movie 'Gulaab Gang', reportedly based on the life of activist Sampat Pal, who formed the Gulabi Gang, a group of pink sari clad women vigilantes in Uttar Pradesh. A division bench of Acting Chief Justice B.D. Ahmed and...
  • Delhi HC to hear 'Gulaab Gang' producers' plea against stay on release 06-03-2014 01:08 PM

    The Delhi High Court on Thursday agreed to hear the appeal of 'Gulaab Gang' film producers who have challenged its order staying release of the movie which is claimed to be based on the life of activist Sampat Pal and her organisation Gulabi Gang. A bench of Acting Chief Justice...
  • Delhi HC stays nationwide release of Gulaab Gang movie 05-03-2014 06:02 PM

    The Delhi High Court on Wednesday stayed the nationwide release on Friday of Hindi film Gulaab Gang, starring Madhuri Dixit and Juhi Chawla, on the plea of activist Sampat Pal who claimed that the film has been inspired by her group Gulaabi gang. Justice Sanjeev Sachdeva restrained the film's producers,...
  • Delhi High Court puts stay order on release of Madhuri Dixit's 'Gulaab Gang' 05-03-2014 04:43 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court Wednesday stayed the release of forthcoming Hindi movie 'Gulaab Gang', reportedly based on the life of activist Sampat Pal, who formed Gulabi Gang, a group of pink sari clad women vigilantes in Uttar Pradesh. Justice Sanjeev Sachdeva stayed the release of the film, starring...
  • Gulaab Gang: Sampat Pal moves Delhi High Court to block the release of the film 05-03-2014 12:05 PM

    New Delhi: Activist Sampat Pal Wednesday moved the Delhi High Court for blocking the release of forthcoming Hindi movie 'Gulaab Gang', which is reportedly based on her life. Sampat Pal formed Gulabi Gang, a group of pink sari clad women vigilantes from Uttar Pradesh. The film, starring Madhuri Dixit and...
  • Leadership tussle erupts in 'Gulabi Gang' 03-03-2014 10:55 PM

    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...
  • 'Gulabi Gang' is based on real life while 'Gulaab Gang' is a work of fiction: Kiran Rao 14-02-2014 01:17 PM

    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...
  • Kiran Rao to hold special screening of documentary film 'Gulabi Gang' 13-02-2014 12:10 PM

    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...
  • Pink Sari Revolution: The story of Sampat Pal, Gulaabi Gang 29-01-2014 11:44 PM

    This book caught my attention when the publishers (Picador India) first revealed its cover on their Facebook page. I had heard about Gulaabi Gang through some newspapers while I was studying and also Anubhav Sinha (Bollywood director) is also working on a movie based on this gang. I thought of...
  • Juhi Chawla to play a negative role in 'Gulaab Gang' 28-04-2013 12:00 PM

    Kolkata: Actress Juhi Chawla, who will be seen in a negative role in "Gulaab Gang", says the film "may be sort of" inspired by Sampat Pal Devi, the founder of Gulabi Gang in Uttar Pradesh. "It is not someone's story... may be sort of inspired by Sampat Pal Devi's story....
  • Gulab Gang: Juhi Chawla joins Madhuri Dixit 20-11-2012 06:28 PM

    Mumbai: After roping in Madhuri Dixit for 'Gulab Gang', now filmmaker Anubhav Sinha has cast Juhi Chawla for the film and says it will be great to see them together for the first time on big screen. "Actually, there were two reasons to cast Juhi Chawla for the film. The...
  • Porn star Priya Rai is not coming to 'Bigg Boss 6' 10-11-2012 12:25 PM

    New Delhi: Priya Rai, porn star of Indian origin, has denied coming to the reality show 'Bigg Boss'. She was rumoured to get a wild card entry in the ongoing sixth season of the show. She writes on Twitter, "I am NOT coming to Big Boss I don't know who...
  • Bigg Boss 6: Sampat Pal eliminated from the show 10-11-2012 10:08 AM

    Mumbai: Following an eventful stay in the house of 'Bigg Boss', Gulabi Gang leader Sampat Pal was evicted out of the reality show Friday. Before entering 'Bigg Boss 6', Pal was doubtful if any of the glamorous celebrities would know about her. But she was pleasantly surprised when many praised...
  • Mink Brar hopes to add colour to 'Bigg Boss 6' 06-11-2012 04:21 PM

    New Delhi: Model-actress Mink Brar, who entered 'Bigg Boss 6' as a wild card contestant, hopes to add some passion and colour to what she feels is a "dull" house. "Everyone in the house is very nice, but a little dull. I want to add some life, passion and colour...
  • Bigg Boss 6: Karishma Kotak leaves the show 01-11-2012 03:08 PM

    New Delhi: After being inside the 'Bigg Boss 6' house for almost four weeks, model Karishma Kotak decided to leave the show. News of her father's demise came as a shock for her and she immediately decided to leave. Karishma Kotak was seen talking about her father inside the house...