SALMAN KHAN

  • Salman Khan's driver most truthful, natural witness: Defence 6 hours 36 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Salman Khan's lawyer Shrikant Shivade on Saturday described the actor's driver Ashok Singh, who owned responsibility for the 2002 accident, as "most truthful and natural witness" in the case. The defence lawyer pointed out that Singh's testimony shows Salman did not flee from the scene of the accident...
  • Culpable homicide charge wrongly applied on Salman Khan: Defence 21 hours 32 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Lawyer Shrikant Shivade, defending Salman Khan in the 2002 accident case, argued on Friday that the Indian Penal Code seection dealing with culpable homicide not amounting to murder was wrongly applied on the actor. The Section 304 part IIsection stipulates a maximum punishment of 10 years jail. According to Shivade,...
  • 2002 hit-and-run case: Superfast RTO official checked Salman Khan's vehicle in 20 minutes, claims defence Yesterday

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Salman Khan's lawyer Shrikant Shivade on Thursday questioned how the actor's Toyota Land Cruiser, which was involved in the accident on September 28, 2012 in Bandra, was examined in flat 20 minutes by an RTO officer. "Is that possible? We now have superfast experts... medical and blood test...
  • 2002 hit-and-run case: How was Salman Khan's medical check-up done in five minutes, asks defence 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Attempting to pick holes in the prosecution case against Bollywood actor Salman Khan in the 2002 road accident, the actor's counsel on Wednesday said after the accident, the actor's blood samples were tampered with and his medical examination was done in just five minutes. Defence counsel Shrikant Shivade argued before...
  • 2002 hit and run case: Salman Khan didn't order drinks, says witness 3 days ago

    According to defence's arguments no drunken driving case has been made out against Bollywood actor Salman Khan. The defence, while making its argument, also stated that the entire story was created on October 1 and when the original FIR was registered, there was no whisper about drunken driving. It was...
  • 'Kamaal karti ho yaar Rajjo'; Salman Khan praises Sonakshi Sinha's weight loss 3 days ago

    Mumbai: Superstar Salman Khan says he is happy that his 'Dabangg' co-star Sonakshi Sinha has shed the extra kilos and looks fitter than before. The 49-year-old 'Kick' star was so pleased that he took to Twitter to share a photo of a slimmer Sonakshi, 27. "Dekh lo dubli patli sonakshi devi...
  • Salman Khan was driving the killer vehicle, prosecution reiterates 4 days ago

    Mumbai: The prosecution in the 2002 Salman Khan accident case reiterated its stand that the Bollywood actor, and not his driver Ashok Singh, was driving the vehicle when it ran over sleeping pavement-dwellers, killing one man, in its written submissions in the ongoing final arguments. Public prosecutor Pradeep Gharat said that...
  • #5YearsOfSalmanOnTwitter: 5 things you probably didn't know about Salman Khan's Twitter habits 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Salman Khan, one of the three big Khans of Bollywood, might have fewer Twitter followers than the other two but that is no indication of his stature at the box office. Today, April 13, 2015, @BeingSalmanKhan completes 5 years of Twitter presence. It shouldn't come as a surprise...
  • Convict Salman Khan for culpable homicide, demands prosecution April 10, 2015

    Mumbai: The prosecution in the Salman Khan trial on Thursday rested its case against the Bollywood actor, demanding he be convicted for culpable homicide not amounting to murder, which attracts a 10-year jail term. Public prosecutor Pradeep Gharat who concluded his final arguments before Additional Sessions Judge D.W. Deshpande, forcefully argued...
  • Salman Khan hit-and-run case: The actor was drunk at the time of the accident, says prosecution April 9, 2015

    Mumbai: Attempting to further nail Salman Khan in the 2002 hit-and-run case, the prosecution on Wednesday cited evidence to prove that the Bollywood star was indeed under the influence of alcohol and his Toyota Land Cruiser vehicle did not have any mechanical defects. Public prosecutor Pradeep Gharat had on Tuesday forcefully...
  • Not Shah Rukh, but Salman Khan to release his film 'Prem Ratan Dhan Payo' this Diwali; to tap the five-day weekend April 6, 2015

    Mumbai: Bollywood superstar Salman Khan-starrer family entertainer 'Prem Ratan Dhan Payo' is all set to release on November 11, on the festival of Diwali, its makers announced on Monday. The mid-week release will help the movie tap good box office numbers, said a trade analyst. Unlike a usual Friday release date,...
  • Would not want to make biopic on Salman: Arbaaz Khan April 6, 2015

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Arbaaz Khan is not convinced about the idea of making a biopic on his brother superstar Salman Khan as he feels there is nothing new about Salman that he can show in the biopic. The 'Dabangg' filmmaker, when asked if he'd make a biopic on Salman's life, said: "It...
  • Salman Khan hit-and-run case: Prosecution accuses the actor's driver of lying under oath April 6, 2015

    Mumbai: The prosecution today rejected Salman Khan's driver Ashok Singh's statement and accused him of lying under oath. Pradeep Gharat, Public Prosecutor on the hit and run case stated that defence witness Ashok Singh (driver) had lied under oath and could be tried for perjury. The prosecution stated that the dirver...
  • Court urged to reject claim of Salman Khan's driver April 1, 2015

    Mumbai: The prosecution in Salman Khan's hit-and-run case here on Wednesday made a fervent plea before the court to reject the claim of the Bollywood actor's driver that he was driving the killer vehicle when it left one pavement dweller dead in 2002. Resuming the final arguments in the ongoing re-trial...
  • Salman Khan's ex-girlfriend Somy Ali opens up on her traumatic childhood, says she was sexually abused April 1, 2015

    New Delhi: The 90s actress Somy Ali, who came to Bollywood as a teenager, and rose to fame because of her relationship with Salman Khan, has now written an autobiography disclosing that she was sexually abused at the age of five. Ali met Salman through a common friend and they...
  • Sonakshi Sinha tells fans why they should never 'try and use' her popular dialogue 'Thappad se darr nahin lagta' April 1, 2015

    'Thappad se darr nahin lagta, Saahab. Pyaar se lagta hai' said Sonakshi Sinha in 'Dabangg' and the viewers watching the film fell for the actress almost instantly. That's the impact that her popular dialogue left. Years later, Sonakshi, who won plaudits for her role in 'Dabangg' which featured Salman Khan...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay March 30, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India. ...
  • News 360: Indians stranded in Yemen will be evacuated via sea route, says MEA March 30, 2015

    Concerned over the safety of Indians in strife-torn Yemen, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj held an inter-ministerial meeting during which it was decided to evacuate at least 400 nationals from Aden by sea routes on Monday night. ...
  • 2002 hit-and-run case: Salman Khan's driver tells court he and not the actor was driving the car March 30, 2015

    In the recent development in the 2002 hit-and-run case in which Bollywood actor Salman Khan is accused, his driver Ashok deposed before a Mumbai court on Monday. He told the court that it was not Salman but he who was driving the car on the night of the accident in...
  • Aditya Roy Kapur: Doubt I'll play second lead again March 29, 2015

    New Delhi: Aditya Roy Kapur, who took the plunge into acting with 2009 film 'London Dreams' that featured Ajay Devgn and Salman Khan in lead roles, hopes he doesn't go back to the days when he used to be cast as second lead. After his debut film, the 29-year-old went on...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob March 27, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Immigration official suspended after harassing a woman passenger at Delhi airport March 27, 2015

    The Home Ministry on Friday suspended an immigration officer at the Delhi airport after a female passenger complained that he allegedly verbally sexually harassed her by asking some offensive questions when she was flying to Hong Kong via Delhi on March 18. ...
  • My driver was driving; a false case has been registered against me: Salman Khan on 2002 hit and run case March 27, 2015

    Mumbai: Dressed in a white shirt, actor Salman Khan walked inside the Mumbai sessions court to record his statement under Section 313 of CrPC -- a right that every accused has to explain the evidences against him. He answered the questions posed by the sessions court for almost 4 hours....
  • Court rejects Salman's plea to ban media during recording of statement March 27, 2015

    Mumbai: Bollywood superstar Salman Khan moved an application to ban the media during the recording of his statement in a 2002 hit-and-run case in a sessions court here on Friday but it was rejected. Judge D. W. Deshpande rejected the plea but directed the media to report only after the recording...
  • Salman Khan's statement to be recorded on Friday in hit-and-run case March 27, 2015

    Mumbai: Bollywood mega star Salman Khan will step into the witness box on Friday to record his statement on the 13-year-old hit-and-run case in which he allegedly ran his vehicle over pavement dwellers here. A man was killed and four others were injured. Salman has been ordered to personally appear before...
  • As India steps out of the World Cup, the new 'Mauka' ad points us to 'kabaddi' March 26, 2015

    The new 'Mauka' ad was a weird premonition. The 'Mauka' guy was seen asking Salman Khan 'Ab kya mauka' to which Salman Khan answers 'Kabaddi'.However much everyone laughed at the 'Mauka' guy, throughout the World Cup campaign, we failed to realize that we were in fact, the 'Mauka' guy and...
  • Hit-and-run case: Court rejects Salman Khan's plea for adjournment March 26, 2015

    Mumbai: A court here on Wednesday declined a plea by Bollywood actor Salman Khan to adjourn for three weeks the recording of his statement in the 2002 hit-and-run case, due to start on March 27. Sessions Judge D.W. Deshpande ordered Salman Khan to remain present in the court Friday when his...
  • Hit-and-run case: Court to record Salman Khan's statement on March 27 March 24, 2015

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Salman Khan was on Tuesday asked by a session court to appear before it on March 27 for recording his statement on prosecution evidence in the 2002 hit-and-run case, in which he is charged with killing one and injuring four others by ramming his car into a...