D COMPANY

  • Film runs into trouble for showing Dawood on poster October 7, 2013

    Thiruvananthapuram: Police here have taken up a suo motu case against a Malayalam film whose posters carried pictures of underworld don Dawood Ibrahim. The film, 'DCompany', an action thriller released during the Onam festival season last month, is directed by M Padmakumar, Vinod Vijayan and Diphan. The theme of the film, however,...
  • How exactly does betting in cricket work? May 22, 2013

    Mumbai: As the interrogation of arrested actor Vindoo Dara Singh reveals heavy betting in the Indian Premier League, the question is as to how exactly does betting in cricket work. It is much like any other business but for a few fascinating exceptions. The cricket world in a fix over...
  • 'Bookies used underworld connection to threaten players' May 19, 2013

    New Delhi: The cricketers and the bookies in custody in IPL spotfixing case are being interrogated for the third day in the national capital on Sunday. Sources are telling CNNIBN that Sreesanth resisted arrest by the Delhi Police. Sources also say Sreesanth was in a sedan when the police approached him...
  • DCompany link established in IPL fixing saga? May 17, 2013

    New Delhi: According to the Mumbai Police sources, a Dubaibased bookie Sunil Abhichandani alias Sunil Dubai is suspected to be the DCompany link to the latest IPL spotfixing scandal that has hit Indian cricket. Police sources also told CNNIBN that a lookout notice had been issued against Sunil in 2012, which...
  • 'Dongri to Dubai,' the rise of Dawood Ibrahim June 25, 2012

    S Hussain Zaidi, better known as Mumbai's leading crime reporter, has authored yet another book titled 'Dongri to Dubai: Six Decades Of The Mumbai Mafia'. The cinematic adaptation of which is reportedly 'Shootout At Wadala' by Sanjay Gupta. His earlier books too have found their way to the screens one...
  • Actor Mohan Lal to act in 'D Company' June 6, 2012

    As the new generation movies have started to impress Mollywood audience like never before, more and more superstars are turning their heads towards the experimental projects. According to unconfirmed reports, superstar Mohanlal has agreed to be on a new project, an assimilation of five action movies under one common title,...
  • US puts sanctions on Dawood Ibrahim's 2 top aides May 16, 2012

    Washington: The United States on Tuesday slapped sanctions against underworld don Dawood Ibrahim's two top aides, Chhota Shakeel and Tiger Memon, for their role in drug trafficking in the region. The US Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) designated Chhota Shakeel and Ibrahim 'Tiger' Memon as Specially...
  • Don's brother detained? India asks Jeddah August 12, 2008

    New Delhi: The CBI on Tuesday contacted Saudi Arabian authorities to verify reports that Anees Ibrahim, brother of underworld don Dawood Ibrahim and an accused in the 1993 serial blasts, had been detained in Jeddah. Reports say Anees and his associates Saleem Chiploon and Shamser Dawood, alias Chota Dawood, were detained...
  • Police retracts claim against Bhujbal April 13, 2007

    Mumbai: Former Mumbai ACP Shankar Kamble accused NCP Leader Chagan Bhujbal of protecting a man linked to Dawood Ibrahim. For Chagan Bhujbal, the revelation by former ACP of Mumbai Police Shankar Kamle could have proved to be too hot to handle. Kamble had accused Bhujbal, who was then the home minister,...
  • Cop retracts claim against Bhujbal April 13, 2007

    New Delhi: The Mumbai police officer who charged former Maharashtra chief minister Chhagan Bhujbal of links with don Dawood Ibrahim has retracted his statement. ACP Shankar Kamble (Retd), the investigating officer of Mumbai's infamous SaraSahara case, had accused Bhujbal, who was then the home minister, of instructing him to go...
  • 'Bhujbal shielded don's property' April 13, 2007

    Mumbai: Maharstra's PWD minister and Senior NCP Leader Chhagan Bhujbal is once again in news for all the wrong reasons. ACP Shankar Kamble (Retd), the investigating officer of Mumbai's infamous SaraSahara case, has accused Bhujbal, who was then the home minister, of instructing him to go slow on BMC officer...