Poonam Pandey

  • Watch: Poonam Pandey puts on a fake accent in this overly dramatic ALS Ice Bucket Challenge video; challenges Aamir, Shah Rukh and Salman Khan Yesterday

    With the number of celebrities - both Hollywood and Bollywood - taking up the ice bucket challenge increasing by the day, there is no way the campaign will die down anytime soon. If Benedict Cumberbatch wowed his fans after he was drenched in cold water for four times, Indian starlet...
  • Rape case: DIG Sunil Paraskar gets anticipatory bail August 12, 2014

    Mumbai: A Mumbai court on Tuesday granted anticipatory bail to DIG Sunil Paraskar in the alleged rape case of a 26-year-old model. The complainant had alleged that Paraskar (57) molested and sexually assaulted her on two occasions in December, 2013. "Custodial interrogation is not necessary. The anticipatory bail application is allowed," said judge...
  • Rape case: Lawyer says model tried to malign DIG to gain publicity August 5, 2014

    Mumbai: The case against Mumbai DIG Sunil Paraskar for alleged rape and molestation of a model took an unexpected twist on Monday. In his statement recorded by Mumbai Police, Rizwan Siddiqui, the model's first lawyer claims that she had never informed him that she was raped by DIG Sunil Paraskar....
  • Rape case: Emails reveal model furious with DIG Paraskar, threatens to go public August 2, 2014

    Mumbai: A chain of emails exchanged between alleged rape accused Mumbai DIG Sunil Paraskar and the complainant-a 26-year-old model-has revealed new twists in the case. The emails, sent a month before the complainant filed an FIR, suggest that she was warning Paraskar to go public with her complaint. This chain...
  • Rape case: Model threatened to expose DIG Paraskar; Poonam Pandey's name mentioned in e-mails August 2, 2014

    Mumbai: A month before filing the complaint against Mumbai DIG Sunil Paraskar for alleged rape and molestation, the model had threatened to expose him. In e-mail exchanges between Paraskar and the model, acccessed by CNN-IBN, she has also mentioned the name of Bollywood actress Poonam Pandey and has alleged that...
  • 'I have a joke on Poonam Pandey but I'm on a fast': the most hilarious Poonam Pandey jokes that made her trend on Twitter July 8, 2014

    Indian internet celebrity Poonam Pandey who calls herself a model and an actress became the butt of jokes on Twitter last night. The starlet is famous for willing to strip on every occasion that deserves a celebration, especially when the Indian cricket team lifts trophies or a cricketer breaks a...
  • Watch: What in the world is Poonam Pandey doing in this bizarre World Cup 2014 video inside a deserted bar? June 18, 2014

    New Delhi: I'd blame the scorching heat outside in Mumbai. The heat has clearly affected Poonam Pandey grossly. Because there is no other way one can explain her extremely strange way of cheering for the world cup. Pandey is seen in a video dancing or rather just simply moving her...
  • I was harassed by the cops for being a Pandey: Poonam Pandey May 6, 2014

    Mumbai: Controversy queen Poonam Pandey, who says she was rudely questioned by Mumbai cops for allegedly "misbehaving" with a man in her car here, insists her surname goes against her image. The incident took place Saturday night quite close to her home on Mira Road and the man, as it turned...
  • Poonam Pandey arrested in Mumbai for 'indecent behaviour', released May 3, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Poonam Pandey was arrested late on Friday night from Mira road in Mumbai. She was held for allegedly behaving indecently in public. The actress was later released after a warning from the police. More details of the incident are yet to emerge. Poonam Pandey was last seen in...
  • Snapshot: Hrithik Roshan spends Holi with kids, Zayed and Farah Ali Khan March 18, 2014

    Hrithik Roshan may have separated from Sussanne Khan, but he remains close to her family. The actor spent Holi with his children and Sussanne's siblings, actor Zayed Khan, his wife Malika, jwellery designer Farah Ali Khan and their children. Farah shared photos of the happy bunch on Instagram. Meanwhile, Sonakshi...
  • Poonam Pandey: Sometimes I just want time to put my head in my mom's lap March 14, 2014

    Mumbai: Model-actress Poonam Pandey, who had a quiet 23rd birthday with her parents, was reportedly flooded with text messages and calls. The "Nasha" actress says sometimes she just wants to spend quality time with her mother and father. She apparently received close to 2,000 text messages and nearly 500 calls wishing...
  • Poonam Pandey's website gets hacked, files a complaint January 29, 2014

    We have seen and heard about many celebrities' accounts being hacked and revived before. Ans, the recent to fall prey is non other than Poonam Pandey. The actress' website was hacked by Pakistani hackers late evening on 26th January and now reads 'Pakistan Zindabad'. The website has been hacked by...
  • Poonam Pandey was manhandled on New Year's eve January 9, 2014

    Mumbai: Controversial model Poonam Pandey, who recently made her Bollywood debut with bold film 'Nasha', has vowed never to perform at a New Year's Eve celebration after her nightmarish experience in Bangalore while performing at a posh club. "Never again! Never will I perform at a New Year's Eve celebration. It's...
  • Gauhar Khan to participate in 'Bigg Boss 7'? September 11, 2013

    Mumbai: Model-actress Gauhar Khan will be participating in the seventh season of controversial reality show 'Bigg Boss'. Gauhar has been part of films like Ranbir Kapoor starrer 'Rocket Singh' and Arjun Kapoor's debut film 'Ishaqzaade'. She is the sister of television actress Nigaar Khan. Sources close to the actress have confirmed...
  • Stay away! 8 celebrities who should quit Twitter September 3, 2013

    Whether it is about making a cutting remark against someone, pulling someone down or taking a jab at rivals, celebrities know Twitter is where they can easily put forth their grievances and settle a score. While it is fine to rebuke other celebrities, many also end up using abusive language...
  • Poonam Pandey offered Rs 2 crore for 'Bigg Boss 7'? September 1, 2013

    Mumbai: Model-actress Poonam Pandey is said to have been offered over Rs 2 crore for the upcoming season of reality show 'Bigg Boss'. "For this season of 'Bigg Boss' Poonam was approached as well. She had asked Rs 3 crore, but they (officials of the show) agreed for Rs 2-2.5...
  • Don't blame me for rapes: Poonam Pandey August 27, 2013

    Mumbai: Controversial model Poonam Pandey is appalled, amused and annoyed by talk that her provocative pictures on the internet and in magazines are responsible for the increase in crimes against women. Poonam, who recently made her Bollywood debut with a bold film 'Nasha', says she was "constantly badgered and persuaded to...
  • It's sad that 'Nasha' is not playing in any multiplex: Poonam Pandey August 3, 2013

    Mumbai: Poonam Pandey feels that she has been given a raw deal. While her debut film 'Nasha' is doing well in single theatres, the model-turned-actress says the film has deliberately been kept out of multiplexes. "It is sad that our film is not playing in any multiplex in Mumbai. The director...
  • News briefs: Forest officials called in as monkey disrupts court proceedings in Indore August 1, 2013

    A monkey entered the district court premises in Indore and created panic among the officials, advocates and visitors on Tuesday. The rescue team of the  forest department rushed to the court premises on receiving information but the monkey climbed on the roof and escaped. The simian had also created problem...
  • I have never faced the casting couch: Poonam Pandey July 31, 2013

    Poonam, who made headlines during the 2011 Cricket World Cup when she offered to go nude before Team India if they won the trophy, is making her Bollywood debut with 'Nasha'. Produced by Aditya Bhatia, 'Nasha', an adult film, is a passionate love story between an 18-year-old boy and a...
  • We welcome porn star but frown at own daughter: Poonam Pandey July 28, 2013

    Mumbai: The posters of 'Nasha' reportedly irked the members of a political party so much that they pulled it down. Poonam Pandey, who plays the lead in the erotic thriller, says it has hurt her sentiments. "This has hurt me. I don't normally allow myself to get affected. But I never...
  • 'Issaq' to 'The Wolverine': This Friday is jam-packed with 11 releases July 25, 2013

    Mumbai: From strip queen Poonam Pandey's erotic thriller "Nasha" to director Sushant Shah's laugh riot "Bajatey Raho"- the box-office will see the release of 11 mid budget films this Friday. 'Nasha' has already grabbed eye balls with its bold posters which were torn and burnt in two metropolitan cities for...
  • Poonam Pandey: Please don't compare me with Sunny Leone July 24, 2013

    Mumbai: Controversy queen Poonam Pandey, ready for her Bollywood innings with bold project 'Nasha', is fed up of being compared to Indo-Canadian porn star Sunny Leone. "I am tired of this comparison. I don't know why people compare me with Sunny Leone. I'm here to act and you will see me...
  • I'm doing social service by wearing less clothes: Poonam Pandey July 20, 2013

    Indore: Upset at being compared with porn star-turned-actress Sunny Leone, starlet Poonam Pandey says she wants to be in the league of her favourite stars Rekha, Madhuri Dixit and Kajol. Talking to reporters, she said she hated to be compared with Leone, adding her favourite stars are Rekha, Madhuri and...
  • Poonam Pandey will bring in a lot of audience for 'Nasha': Shivam July 12, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Shivam, who stars opposite Poonam Pandey in 'Nasha', is not bothered about being ignored at the promotional events for the film. "I know Poonam Pandey will bring in a lot of audience for the film, which is only good for me. My job was to give my best in...
  • Snapshot: Meet Shivam, Poonam Pandey's hero in 'Nasha' July 9, 2013

    New Delhi: Shivam is making his debut as an actor in 'Nasha' opposite Poonam Pandey. He is playing a young college student's character who falls in love with an older woman. The film has been directed by Amit Saxena, and is set to be released on July 26, 2013. ...
  • When I met Poonam during rehearsals, I was stunned: Amit Saxena June 24, 2013

    Mumbai: Filmamker Amit Saxena, who is launching controversy queen Poonam Pandey in 'Nasha', says he was apprehensive about casting her in the film. "I had apprehensions because the kind of character the film has demanded a more experienced girl. But when I met Poonam during rehearsals, I was stunned. I was...