Urmila Matondkar

Kangana Ranaut has been given undue importance, says Urmila Matondkar after joining Shiv Sena

Not long ago, Kangana had described Urmila as a "soft porn star", but Urmila says her new political status does not mean she will hit back.

Dec 02, 2020, 09:36 AM IST

Urmila Matondkar: ‘Rangeela’ actor’s brief political journey from Congress to Shiv Sena

Maharashtra’s ruling party hopes that her induction will add a nationally-recognised face and voice, well conversant in Marathi, Hindi as well as English, to represent the party. 

Dec 01, 2020, 11:21 AM IST

Urmila Matondkar, actor-turned-politician, all set to join Shiv Sena today

Bollywood actor Urmila Matondkar had resigned from the Congress last year, which is a key ally of the Shiv Sena-led Maha Vikas Aghadi government in Maharashtra, citing petty in-house politics in the Mumbai Congress as the reason.

Dec 01, 2020, 10:22 AM IST

Why Urmila Matondkar is trending and all you need to know about her

Urmila Matondkar may join the ranks of the Shiv Sena today.

Dec 01, 2020, 10:17 AM IST

Sunny Leone's cryptic post looks like a perfect reply to Kangana Ranaut's sly dig

Sunny Leone left the adult film industry long back and moved to India after 'Bigg Boss' happened.

Sep 19, 2020, 10:48 AM IST

'Pyaar Tune Kya Kiya' director Rajat Mukherjee dies in Jaipur; Urmila Matondkar, Manoj Bajpayee and others pay tributes

Manoj Bajpayee was among the first celebrity to pay tribute to Rajat Mukherjee. He had directed Manoj Bajpayee in 'Road' (2002), which also starred Vivek Oberoi, Antara Mali and Vijay Raaz.

Jul 19, 2020, 12:44 PM IST

When Shekhar Kapur convinced Jugal Hansraj to act in 'Masoom'

"Masoom" is Shekhar Kapur's first directorial film. It featured Naseeruddin Shah and Shabana Azmi, with Jugal Hansraj and Urmila Matondkar as child actors.

Jul 07, 2020, 15:38 PM IST

Bollywood news: Ram Gopal Varma posts bizarre comment with throwback pic of Urmila Matondkar in 'Masoom'

Ram Gopal Varma has posted a throwback picture of actress Urmila Matondkar from her child artiste days in "Masoom", but it is Varma's bizarre play of words in the caption of the snapshot that is grabbing attention.

Apr 28, 2020, 16:08 PM IST

Not joining any other party, says Urmila Matondkar amid political speculations on meet with Uddhav Thackeray’s PA

"I am not joining any other party. It is unfair towards me, to say the least, and also not appropriate towards any party,” said the politician who was with the Congress for a brief period.

Sep 17, 2019, 15:47 PM IST

Urmila Matondkar meets Uddhav Thackeray’s PA, triggers political speculations

Actress-turned-politician Urmila Matondkar met Milind Narvekar, who is the personal assistant of Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray.

Sep 17, 2019, 10:53 AM IST

Sanjay Nirupam requests Urmila Matondkar to reconsider resignation

This comes after Matondkar, who joined the party in March, resigned on Tuesday from citing inaction on the part of "key functionaries of Mumbai Congress" for the "betterment of the organisation".

Sep 11, 2019, 13:31 PM IST

Milind Deora blames Sanjay Nirupam for Urmila Matondkar's resignation

Hours after Urmila Matondkar resigned from Congress, former Mumbai Congress president Milind Deora posted a tweet saying that Mumbai North leaders should be blamed for her resignation.

Sep 10, 2019, 22:06 PM IST

Urmila Matondkar hasn't spoken to in-laws in J&K in 22 days

She also mentioned that her in-laws suffer from diabetes and high-blood pressure. 

Aug 30, 2019, 17:20 PM IST

Only have party's best interest in mind: Urmila Matondkar on letter which exposed Congress' flaws

Urmila Matondkar, in a letter to Milind Deora, had levelled serious allegations against certain party functionaries.

Jul 09, 2019, 14:18 PM IST

Urmila Matondkar's May 16 letter to Milind Deora bares Congress' blunders in Lok Sabha election 2019

Even before Lok Sabha election 2019 had officially concluded, Urmila Matondkar had lashed out against certain Congress functionaries who, she wrote, completely mishandled her campaign.

Jul 09, 2019, 09:28 AM IST

Man booked for obscene post on Urmila Matondkar

A 57-year-old man has been booked for allegedly posting a derogatory matter on actress Urmila (Matondkar) on social media, police said.

May 28, 2019, 10:46 AM IST

It's just a start, I won't quit politics: Urmila Matondkar on loss

As per the latest trends available, Shetty has taken a decisive lead of 4,52,226 votes over Matondkar.

May 23, 2019, 18:02 PM IST

Urmila Matondkar alleges discrepancy in signatures on EVM form

The actor, who is making her debut in electoral politics, earlier described the 2019 Lok Sabha polls as the "deciding election for the country".

May 23, 2019, 13:00 PM IST

BJP-Shiva Sena gain in Mumbai; Congress's Milind Deora, Urmila Matondkar trail

In Mumbai-North Central, sitting BJP MP Poonam Mahajan is leading over her Congress rival Priya Dutt by 20,512 votes.

May 23, 2019, 10:50 AM IST

More actors are now in politics, but can they succeed?

In the North, actors have largely failed to deliver as politicians. In the South, the era of iconic actor-politicians is over.

May 17, 2019, 15:09 PM IST