Aslam

  • Aslam Pervez confesses his involvement in Bodh Gaya, Gandhi Maidan blasts: Police 08-03-2014 11:03 PM

    The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Saturday arrested one accused of the serial blasts during Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's rally in Patna last in October last year from a village in Arwal district of Bihar, police said. The person arrested was identified as Aslam Pervez, son of Maqsood Alam...
  • U-19 World Cup: Resurgent Pakistan face tough test against South Africa in final 01-03-2014 08:31 AM

    Dubai: South Africa will aim to break the title drought when they lock horns with two-time champion Pakistan in the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup final at Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Saturday. South Africa finished runner-up in the 2002 and 2008 tournaments while Pakistan remains the only side to...
  • Congress leaders must learn lessons from defeat in polls: Aslam Sher Khan 10-01-2014 11:02 AM

    Congress leaders must ponder over party affairs, especially after the emergence of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in Delhi which has totally routed the party in the national capital, senior party leader Aslam Sher Khan has said. "Earlier Congress was considered to be the party of 'aam aadmi' (common man). But,...
  • Pakistan describes Indo-Pak DGMO meet 'positive step forward' 26-12-2013 05:08 PM

    Describing the meeting of the DGMOs of the two countries as a "positive step forward", Pakistan on Thursday said better relations with India is a top priority. "This meeting is a positive step forward," Foreign Office spokesperson Tasnim Aslam said about the December 24 meet between the Directors General of...
  • Five more suspected SIMI members arrested in Chhattisgarh 17-11-2013 11:59 PM

    Continuing its crackdown on Students Islamic Movement of India (SIMI), Chhattisgarh police, on Sunday, said five more members of the banned outfit have been arrested from the different locations of the capital in the past two days. These fresh arrests have been made to facilitate ongoing investigations, which have established...
  • Will closely challenge BJP in MP Assembly polls: Congress 19-09-2013 01:15 PM

    Senior Congress leader Aslam Sher Khan on Thursday said that there would a close contest between his party and the ruling BJP in Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections slated later this year. There is a "neck-and-neck race between the Congress and the BJP" right now for the upcoming Assembly elections, Aslam...
  • 'Ramaiya Vasta Vaiya' Music Review: It's an average album 22-05-2013 10:23 AM

    Music Director: Sachin-Jigar Singers: Atif Aslam, Shreya Ghoshal, Mika Singh, Monali Thakur, Mohit Chauhan, Neha Kakkar Rating: 2.5 out of 5 The music album of director Prabhu Deva's 'Ramaiya Vasta Vaiya' has six tracks and composer duo Sachin-Jigar has given elements of love and fun their due importance. In short...
  • Snapshot: Atif Aslam and Sara Bharwana at their Walima 04-04-2013 10:44 AM

    Atif Aslam and his bride Sara Bharwana hosted a grand Dawat-E-Walima (reception) on March 29 in Lahore. The couple who have known each other for the past 7 years, married on March 28. For the reception, Atif chose to wear a Tuxedo while Sara wore a white lehenga. We wish...
  • Pakistan: TV journalist shot dead by unidentified gunmen 18-11-2012 09:20 PM

    Islamabad: A reporter of a TV news channel was shot and killed by unidentified gunmen in the restive Balochistan province of southwest Pakistan on Sunday, police said. Rehmatullah Abid, a reporter for Dunya News, was sitting at a barber's shop in Washbood area of Panjgur district when two gunmen riding...
  • Mustafa: Director Aslam's next Tamil film 29-10-2012 05:05 PM

    After he made an impressive debut with Srikanth starrer 'Mustafa', there were talks that director Aslam would make the same film in either Hindi or Telugu. Today it was made clear that Aslam's second film will be in Tamil cinema only. "Titled 'Mustafa', a top hero is going to play...
  • Aamir Khan in the Professor Pyarelal look 26-12-2011 11:08 AM

    Mumbai: Don't miss Aamir Khan in the Professor Pyarelal look. Now that the shoot for his flick 'Talaash' is over, the star has gone back to being clean-shaven. Chashm-e-buddoor. Farhan to compile a book on poetries from 'Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara' Now that Don 2 has released, the next commitment...
  • Saif Ali Khan, Deepika Padukone's love in Turkey 12-12-2011 05:52 PM

    Mumbai: Saif Ali Khan and Deepika Padukone will shoot for their intimate scenes together for Race 2 in Turkey early next year. Kangna Ranaut lands a role in an all-girls film Though Kangna Ranaut is now busy with Krrish's sequel, the actress has also landed a role in an all-girls...
  • 8 killed in suicide attack in Karachi 19-09-2011 09:16 AM

    Karachi: A Taliban suicide bomber on Monday rammed an explosives-laden vehicle into the home of a senior police officer in the Pakistani port city of Karachi, killing at least eight persons and injuring several others. The bomber targeted the residence of Special Superintendent of Police Chaudhry Aslam of the Crime...
  • Masand: 'Bol' is a film with an urgent message 02-09-2011 11:40 PM

    Cast: Iman Ali, Mahirah Khan Askari, Atif Aslam, Shafqat Cheema Director: Shoaib Mansoor There's an inherent sincerity in 'Khuda Ke Liye' director Shoaib Mansoor's new film 'Bol', that compels you to look beyond its shortcomings. This film raises important questions about the terrifyingly regressive attitude towards women in Pakistan's patriarchal...
  • Norway attacker's remote Varanasi connection 27-07-2011 11:31 AM

    Varanasi: Norway's mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik, whose bombing and shooting spree in Oslo left atleast 76 people dead, has a remote Indian connection. The combat badges of the 32-year-old's militant outfit were supplied by a weaver in Varanasi. Breivik, a self-proclaimed anti-Muslim fundamentalist, placed an order for preparing an...
  • Pakistani film 'Bol' set for Eid release 07-07-2011 06:46 PM

    New Delhi: Pakistani film Bol, starring singer-actor Atif Aslam, is set to release in India on Eid, Aug 31. Directed by Shoaib Mansoor of Khuda Kay Liye fame, Bol is a social drama which aims at highlighting the plight of women who are treated as a burden to a family...
  • Masand: 'Break Ke Baad' is an engaging film 27-11-2010 08:47 AM

    Cast: Imran Khan, Deepika Padukone, Sharmila Tagore Director: Danish Aslam As romantic comedies go 'Break Ke Baad', starring Imran Khan and Deepika Padukone, is arguably more engaging than recent films of this genre - 'Aisha', 'Anjaana Anjaani' and 'Jhootha Hi Sahi'. Yet this film suffers from one key problem that...
  • I never understood the concept of a break in a relationship: Deepika 26-11-2010 12:55 PM

    Mumbai: Deepika Padukone is very sensitive when it comes to relationships and so she couldn't connect to her character in the forthcoming film Break Ke Baad. But the actress took the challenge because she wanted to do something different from her previous roles. "I think the reason I chose to...
  • The story of 'Break Ke Baad' 23-11-2010 05:40 PM

    'Break Ke Baad' movie is not just a coming of age film, but a film about couples growing up - together. In a fickle world where relationships break up on the smallest of differences, Abhay and Aaliya manage to save theirs despite geographical ones. Abhay Gulati and Aaliya Khan have...