MANSOOR ALI KHAN

  • Cricket was my father's life and he was little unhappy when he couldn't play: Saif Ali Khan June 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Saif Ali Khan, who is planning to make a film on late Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi, says his father was like a prince and he is like him in some ways. "He is a very special person. We have a memory of an amazing role model. He never told...
  • Haj pilgrims to get 5star level facilities at 'Rubaat' in Saudi Arabia May 7, 2014

    About 250 Haj pilgrims of the then Bhopal royal estate will get fivestar like facilities this year at Rubaat (guest house) in Saudi Arabia on pilgrimage. Late Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi's daughter Saba Sultan, who is the Mutawalli (custodian) of AuqafeShahi (royal properties), had recently decentralised its work and formed a...
  • Late Nawab Pataudi's daughter Saba forms new board to look after royal properties March 18, 2014

    Late Mansoor Ali Khan's daughter Saba Sultan, who is the Mutawalli (custodian) of Auqaf-e-Shahi (royal properties), has de-centralised its work and formed a five-member executive board to solve all its issues. Saba told reporters in Bhopal on Sunday that she was determined to solve all the problems related to the Auqaf-e-Shahi...
  • Aukaf-e-Shahi Trust's new executive board constituted March 16, 2014

    A new executive board of the Aukaf-e-Shahi Trust (Bhopal) was constituted on Sunday. Former cricketer Late Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi and Sharmila Tagore's daughter, Saba Sultan, who is the head of the organisation, made this announcement in a press conference here. Former MP and Waqf Board's former chairman Gufran-e-Azam, industrialist Sikander Hafiz...
  • Kumble to deliver Pataudi Memorial lecture this year October 26, 2013

    Mumbai: Former Indian cricket captain Anil Kumble will deliver the second annual Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi Memorial Lecture on November 13 here. Kumble, India's highest wickettaker in Tests and ODIs, is only the second bowler to take all 10 wickets in a Test innings. He led India in 14 Tests. "Throughout...
  • I became an actor against my parents' will: Soha Ali Khan August 24, 2013

    Mumbai: Soha Ali Khan, daughter of veteran actress Sharmila Tagore and late cricketer Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi, says when she decided to become an actress at the age of 25, it was against her parents' will. The decision also came as a shock to her actor brother actor Saif Ali Khan. "When...
  • BCCI institutes annual lecture in memory of Pataudi February 6, 2013

    New Delhi: The BCCI on Wednesday instituted an annual lecture to honour the memory of late former India skipper Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi which would be inaugurated by the legendary Sunil Gavaskar on February 20 in Chennai. "The inaugural Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi Memorial Lecture will be delivered by cricketing legend...
  • Bolly Buzz: Sharmila Tagore, Soha at the book launch on Pataudi January 17, 2013

    Sharmila Tagore and daughter Soha Ali Khan was recently spotted at the book launch on Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi. Which was also attended by External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid. ...
  • Tamil Review: 'Mirattal' deserves a watch August 4, 2012

    If you are in search for an entertainer loaded with comedy, songs, fights and other commercial elements and sit back and enjoy, 'Mirattal' can be your destination. Directed by Madhesh, the film, which is inspired by Telugu movie 'Dhee', is a cocktail of everything one would expect from a masala flick....
  • Tamil actor Mansoor is composing music for his film August 3, 2012

    Mansoor Ali Khan, known for his baddie roles in many Tamil movies, has turned a music composer for his upcoming flick 'Lollu Dhadha Parak Parak'. Inspired by Bollywood flick 'Gullu Dada Returns', the comedy caper has Mansoor playing a loan shark. Shilpa is cast opposite him as the heroine. Besides playing the...
  • 'Mirattal' to released in Tamil, Kannada on July 27 July 18, 2012

    Produced and directed by R Madesh, Tamil Kannada bilingual 'Mirattal' stars Vinay and Sharmila in the lead roles with Santhanam providing comic relief. The film will simultaneously release in both the languages on July 27. The film also stars Prabhu, Ganja Karuppu, Pradeep Rawat, Mansoor Ali Khan, Pandiarajan, Uma...
  • SaifKareena wedding postponed to December July 17, 2012

    Mumbai: The Muhurat of the muchawaited Bollywood wedding of Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor remains elusive with the actor revealing that the marriage is postponed to the yearend and not going to happen in London contrary to the buzz about the change in the venue. Earlier, Saif's mother Sharmila Tagore...
  • 'Nawab' Saif's bad boy behaviour continues February 22, 2012

    Mumbai: Controversies dog stars and Saif Ali Khan is no stranger to them. The Bollywood star, who was embroiled in a black buck hunting case in 1998, is again in the dock this time for punching a South African businessman at a fivestar hotel here. He has been accused of...
  • We were in awe of Tiger Pataudi: Imran January 31, 2012

    Kolkata: Pakistan's world cup winning captain Imran Khan on Monday revealed that during his formative years he looked up to Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi for inspiration. Addressing a gathering at the Tiger Pataudi Memorial Lecture here, Imran said there was a certain engima about Tiger Pataudi whose academic qualification was equally...
  • Saif will be annointed next nawab of Pataudi October 24, 2011

    Bhopal: Filmstar Saif Ali Khan, son of former Indian cricket captain Mansoor Ali Khan, will be annointed the next nawab of Pataudi, his sister Saba Ali Khan said here Monday. Saba patron of the AuqafeShahi or the body managing the religious and charitable endowments of the erstwhile princely state ...
  • Pataudi's daughter named custodian of trust October 2, 2011

    Bhopal: After the death of her father Nawab Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi, his youngest daughter Saba Ali Khan has been officially designated as the custodian of a trust that takes care of huge properties spread from Bhopal to Saudi Arabia, official sources said on Sunday. Madhya Pradesh Wakf Board, after receiving...
  • The Last Word: Remembering Tiger Pataudi September 24, 2011

    CNNIBN pays tributes to MAK Pataudi, arguably the greatest Indian cricket captain ever. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai September 23, 2011

    Catch the day's top stories on India at 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • Friends, family bid final farewell to Pataudi September 23, 2011

    New Delhi: Friends, fans and family members of late Indian cricket captain Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi paid homage to the legend at his residence in the national capital on Friday. Tiger Pataudi's burial took place near his ancestral haveli in Patuadi village, on the outskirts of Haryana. His actor son Saif...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai September 22, 2011

    Catch the day's top stories on India at 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • Tiger's burial at Pataudi village on Friday September 22, 2011

    Chandigarh: The burial of former India captain Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi, who died in a Delhi hospital on Thursday, will take place at Pataudi village in Gurgaon district on Friday afternoon. "The burial will take place at 2.15 pm. I will be representing Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda at the...
  • Pataudi's legacy lives on in family of thespians September 22, 2011

    New Delhi: As the cricketing world grieves the loss of one its finest captains in Mansur Ali Khan, erstwhile Nawab of Pataudi, little is said of a man who was a constant presence in the lives of his family of actors with quiet empathy towards a profession alien to his...
  • Pataudi still in ICU, condition remains critical September 22, 2011

    New Delhi: The condition of former Indian cricket captain Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi, who is suffering from lung infection, continues to be critical on Thursday. "Mansur Ali Khan continues to remain critically ill in the ICU. He is on very high level of oxygen support requiring intermittent Bilevel Positive Airway Pressure...
  • Pataudi says clean up IPL, probe funding April 22, 2010

    New Delhi: IPL Governing Council member Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi admits the panel failed in checking IPL mess, calls for an investigation and a cleanup of the Twenty20 body in a CNNIBN exclusive interview with Karan Thapar on Devils Advocate. Pataudi also spoke at length about the role of Lalit...
  • 1970, a hattrick of defeats for Pataudi May 7, 2009

    New Delhi: In the last months of 1970, the great cricketer the Nawab of Pataudi suffered two major defeats. First, in August, the Lok Sabha voted to annul the privileges of the princes. Next in December, Pataudi was sacked from the captaincy of the Indian Cricket team. The...
  • Soha Ali Khan's arms licence cancelled May 8, 2008

    New Delhi: The arms licence issued to film actress Soha Ali Khan, whose rifle was allegedly used by her father and former Indian cricket captain Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi to kill a blackbuck, was cancelled on Thursday by a court in Gurgaon. Gurgaon District Magistrate Rakesh Gupta cancelled the licence issued...
  • Cops to grill Soha over illegal gun licence March 18, 2008

    New Delhi: It's Bollywood's latest brush with the wrong side of the law. The Gurgaon administration has issued a show cause notice to Bollywood actress Soha Ali Khan for possessing a rifle at 18 years of age three years before the eligible age. And that's not all. An RTI...