Asrani

  • Gujarat is a model of hatred, says actor Asrani 05-04-2014 02:42 PM

    Taking a potshot at the BJP's Prime Ministerial Candidate Narendra Modi, Bollywood comedian Asrani has said that the saffron party wants to take the country to the 18th century while Congress moves with time. "The Gujarat model laced with the Godhra stink is a model of hatred that has taken...
  • Dilli Gang: Kapil Sibal to recite poems in the film 01-09-2013 11:19 AM

    New Delhi: Two poems by Union minister Kapil Sibal will feature in upcoming Hindi film 'Dilli Gang' which is based on murders of senior citizens in Delhi. The 65-year-old law minister will recite the poems in the beginning and at the end of director Ashish Tyagi's debut film. Sibal, who...
  • J Dey murder case: Accused Vinod Asrani gets bail 12-12-2012 09:01 PM

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Wednesday granted bail on medical grounds to builder Vinod Asrani who is one of the accused in the journalist Jyotirmoy Dey murder case of 2011. Asrani had approached the high court seeking the relief on the ground that his health was deteriorating and he...
  • Chhota Rajan aide held in J Dey murder case 05-09-2011 09:21 PM

    Mumbai: A close associate of the fugitive underworld don Chhota Rajan on Monday was arrested for his alleged involvement in the killing of senior crime reporter Jyotirmoy Dey taking the total number of arrests made in the case so far to 10, police said. Paulson Joseph was today apprehended from...
  • Eighth arrest in journalist J Dey murder case 03-07-2011 01:19 PM

    Mumbai Crime Branch on Sunday made one more arrest in the Jyotirmoy Dey murder, taking the count to eight arrested in the case. Vinod Asrani alias Vinod Chembur was arrested and questioned by the Crime Branch, who are probing whether he financed the killing of the Mid Day journalist. Vinod...
  • Why 'Sholay' still works 15-08-2010 02:46 PM

    New Delhi: It drew its inspiration from multiple Hollywood movies but went on to become the quintessential Indian film, perfectly balancing drama and tragedy, romance and violence, comedy and action. This August 15 it will be 35 years since Sholay was released – three decades and more of Gabbar, Jai,...
  • 'Sholay is the mother of Indian cinema' 14-08-2010 09:10 PM

    Ram Gopal Varma was under lot of criticism when he attempted to remake Ramesh Sippy's Sholay. He went ahead and made Ram Gopal Varma Ki Aag with Amitabh Bachchan playing the role of 'Gabbar Singh'. The film bombed at the box-office and Ramu learned the hard way that Sholay can...
  • Sholay booked! 13-08-2010 06:00 PM

    The ever-lasting appeal of one of Bollywood’s biggest blockbusters Sholay is not limited to the celluloid alone. In fact, a few books across the years have kept the film buffs entertained with a pinch of flavour that sends them on a trek to Ramgarh. Cine-lovers, read on… In film journalist...
  • The new age 'Sholay' 12-08-2010 05:10 PM

    Animal friendly version Original scene I Veeru: "Basanti, In kutton ke saamne mat nachna…." The Animal activists’ approved version: "Basanti, Kutton ke saamne nachna par inke saamne nahin…" Original scene II Jai: "Jaake Gabbar se kehdena humne geedadon ke saamne khana daalna band kar diya hai…" The Animal activists’ approved...
  • The film completed silver jubilee and we got nothing: Jagdeep 10-08-2010 06:12 PM

    Jagdeep, who has acted in more than 300 films and portrayed various characters, is still identified as Soorma Bhopali by everyone when he goes for a walk on the streets of Yari Road, Versova. The actor reveals how his character was created by Salim-Javed and some other revealing facts about...
  • Amitabh Bachchan relives 'Sholay' 07-08-2010 09:17 PM

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  • Little known facts about 'Sholay' 16-07-2010 04:29 PM

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