SANJAY DUTT

  • Actor Sanjay Dutt to spend four more days in jail, says Shinde February 18, 2015

    Mumbai: Four more days of imprisonment would be added to actor Sanjay Dutt's prison term, as he spent extra days out jail when his furlough period ended and a decision on extension of his furlough was pending, Maharashtra Minister of State for Home Ram Shinde said in Mumbai on Wednesday. A...
  • Sanjay Dutt's life is a big story: Rajkumar Hirani on his biopic on the actor February 15, 2015

    Jaipur: After the success of his last film 'PK', filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani says he is busy with his next project which is a biopic on actor Sanjay Dutt. The 52-year-old director has worked with Dutt, who is currently serving a five-year jail term, in films like 'Munnabhai MBBS', 'Lage Raho Munnabhai'...
  • Sanjay Dutt's application for extension of furlough rejected, asked to surrender January 10, 2015

    Mumbai: The Maharashtra government on Saturday rejected Sanjay Dutt's application to extend his furlough by 14 days, an official said, adding that the Bollywood actor will return to Pune's Yerawada Central Jail (YCJ) later in the day. "His application has been rejected. He will return to jail today itself," his lawyer...
  • Sanjay Dutt returns to jail in Pune, doesn't surrender and comes back to Mumbai January 9, 2015

    Pune/Mumbai: Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt, who returned to Yerawada Central Jail in Pune Thursday to serve the remainder of his term after 14-day-long furlough ended and there was no response to his request for an extension, however did not surrender. Maharashtra home ministry officials said that they were awaiting a reply...
  • Snapshot: Sanjay Dutt's 14-day-long furlough ends, leaves Mumbai home to report back to the jail January 8, 2015

    Pune/Mumbai: Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt will return to Yerawada Central Jail in Pune today after authorities rejected his application to extend his furlough. Dutt left his Mumbai home to report back to the jail at the end of his 14-day-long furlough on Thursday. ...
  • 'PK' crosses the Rs 300 crore-mark in India; Aamir Khan, Rajkumar Hirani and the team rejoice January 5, 2015

    Mumbai: Aamir Khan-starrer 'PK', which has kept the cash registers ringing at the Bollywood box office since the last three weeks has crossed the Rs.300 crore figure in the country, said distributors and trade analysts. "#PK creates History. Crosses Rs.300 cr. (Week 3) Sun 11.58 crore. Grand total: 305.27 cr nett....
  • 'PK' should not be opposed on flimsy grounds by people who haven't even seen the film: Swami Agnivesh January 3, 2015

    New Delhi: Aamir Khan-starrer 'PK' should not be opposed on "flimsy" grounds by people who haven't even seen the film, Arya Samaj leader Swami Agnivesh said Friday. "I think it is high time that a film like 'PK' must be welcomed by one and all. It should not be opposed on...
  • Bajrang Dal protests against 'PK', burns poster in Odisha December 30, 2014

    Bhubaneswar: The Bajrang Dal Tuesday protested at various cinema halls in this Odisha capital and demanded a ban on Aamir Khan's movie 'PK', saying it was against religious sentiments of Hindus. Activists vandalised a cinema hall for screening the movie that shows godmen misusing religion for personal gain. They also burnt...
  • Priyanka Chopra: Happy that I didn't have swimsuit round during Miss World 2000 December 29, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress and Miss World 2000 Priyanka Chopra says she was lucky not to have a swimsuit round during the competition as she finds it strange to walk in bikini on stage. The organisers of The Miss World contest, which has been an annual feature since 1951, have removed swimsuit round...
  • Censor Board will not remove any scenes from Rajkumar Hirani's 'PK' December 29, 2014

    New Delhi: Amid demands by Hindu outfits to ban alleged objectionable scenes from Aamir Khan 'PK', the Censor Board has refused to take any such action. Leela Samson, chairperson of Censor Board of Film Certification (CBFC), said the board will not remove any scenes from the film as it has...
  • Aamir Khan-starrer 'PK' crosses Rs 200 crore in India December 28, 2014

    New Delhi: 'PK', a film that "stirs thought and discussion", continues to perform well at the Indian box office. It has earned Rs.214.14 crore so far. Featuring Aamir as an alien, the film takes a hard hitting swipe at organised religion, god and godmen. Vinod Chopra Films and Rajkumar Hirani Films, in...
  • Setback to Sanjay Dutt, Maharashtra government orders probe into repeated furloughs December 26, 2014

    Mumbai: In a setback to actor Sanjay Dutt, the Maharashtra government has ordered an inquiry into grant of repeated furloughs to him, Minister of State for Home Ram Shinde in Mumbai on Friday. Dutt was granted 14-day furlough earlier this week. He was released from Pune's Yerawada jail on Christmas eve. Dutt...
  • Maharashtra government to investigate furlough granted to Sanjay Dutt December 26, 2014

    Mumbai: There is no end to problems for actor Sanjay Dutt, it seems. Maharashtra government has decided to look into the furlough granted to the actor. He left Pune's Yerwada jail on Wednesday. As reported, this isn't the first time that Maharashtra home minister wants to look into the furlough...
  • Only Raju, Vidhu, Aamir can make films like 'PK': Sanjay Dutt December 26, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Sanjay Dutt, who is out from jail on a 14-day furlough, saw his latest release 'PK' at a special screening and loved it. Happy about its success, he says none other than the trio Rajkumar Hirani, Vidhu Vinod Chopra and Aamir could have made a film as 'honest'...
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  • News 360: Bharat Ratna announced; Vajpayee, Malaviya honoured December 24, 2014

    President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday approved the government's request to award Bharat Ratna to former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee and educationist Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya. The announcement was made just a day before Vajpayee's 90th birthday. ...
  • Actor Sanjay Dutt back home for Christmas; has been granted a 14-day furlough by the Yerwada Central Jail authorities December 24, 2014

    Pune: Actor Sanjay Dutt has a reason to cheer this Christmas as he has been granted furlough by the Yerwada Jail. His application was sanctioned yesterday. The actor is serving a jail sentence in Yerwada Central Jail after being convicted under the Arms Act in 2013 in Mumbai bomb blast case....
  • 18 kilos and counting: Sanjay Dutt looks almost unrecognisable as he flaunts his abs after coming back home from jail December 24, 2014

    Good lord! Sanjay Dutt looked absolutely unrecognizable as stepped out to greet the media on Wednesday afternoon as he came back home from Yerwada Jail. The actor had applied for a furlough and was granted permission from the authorities only on Tuesday. While addressing the media, the actor said, "I...
  • Praneet Bhatt: Would love to see someone from P3G group win 'Bigg Boss 8' December 21, 2014

    Mumbai: TV actor Praneet Bhatt, the latest contestant to be evicted from 'Bigg Boss 8', says he wants someone from the famous P3G gang- comprising Puneet Issar, Pritam Singh, Gautam Gulati besides him, to win the show. The 34-year-old actor, who best known for playing the role of Shakuni mama on...
  • 'PK' review: It's a courageous film that sticks to Hirani's well-oiled formula December 19, 2014

    Director: Rajkumar Hirani Cast: Aamir Khan, Sanjay Dutt, Anushka Sharma Two films may be too few to base a theory on, but it does appear that in Aamir Khan and Rajkumar Hirani, Bollywood has found an actor/director pair committed to telling brave, relevant stories, the sort rarely tackled in mainstream popular...
  • Sanjay Dutt has lived an unbelievable life: Rajkumar Hirani December 17, 2014

    New Delhi: After working with Sanjay Dutt in two 'Munnabhai' films, Rajkumar Hirani is keen to make a biopic on him that will depict the actor "with all his flaws". Ranbir Kapoor is slated to play Dutt in the movie, which the director is writing with Abhijat Joshi. Dutt, 55,...
  • The struggle is to find a new and unique idea; script is the real foundation: Rajkumar Hirani December 15, 2014

    New Delhi: It took almost five years for Rajkumar Hirani to finish his upcoming project 'PK' and the director, known for his 'Munnabhai' series and '3 Idiots', says he would rather make fewer films than compromise on his story for quick money. In his decade-long career as a director, Hirani, 52,...
  • Aamir Khan: My kids think 'PK' is my best film till now December 12, 2014

    Mumbai: Aamir Khan's says his three-year-old son Azad has started calling him 'PK', the title of his upcoming film. The family had a screening of the Rajkumar Hirani movie recently here and they felt it's his "best film" till date. "I have good news, my family saw the film & loved...
  • Wouldn't have gone nude three years ago, says Aamir Khan December 11, 2014

    Hyderabad: Actor Aamir Khan has confessed that he would not have dared to shed clothes three years ago if was asked to do so. He says he decided to bare all for 'PK' because of the "strong script". The actor-filmmaker raised eyebrows when shed clothes for the poster of his forthcoming...
  • Farah Khan, Farhan Akhtar extend birthday greetings to Boman Irani December 2, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Boman Irani turned 55 Tuesday and fellow fraternity members like Karan Johar, Farah Khan and Farhan Akhtar showered him with wishes. Boman, who recently featured in 'Happy New Year', has earlier starred in entertainers like 'Main Hoon Na', 'Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd.', 'Dostana', 'Munna Bhai M.B.B.S.' and 'Don: The...
  • 'Ungli' review: The movie moves along predictably with a lazy screenplay November 28, 2014

    Director: Renzil D'Silva Cast: Emraan Hashmi, Kangana Ranaut, Sanjay Dutt There's some good old fashioned earnestness at the core of writer-director Rensil D'silva's Ungli, but the film is so steeped in naiveté and trades in such simplistic solutions, it's as if you're listening to a Class V moral science lesson. Best...