Black Buck

  • Black buck killing case: SC issues notice to Salman Khan, asks him to reply within 4 weeks July 9, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday issued notice to actor Salman Khan in connection with the black buck killing case. The notice came on Rajasthan government's plea challenging the High Court order suspending Khan's conviction in the case. Khan, who was sentenced to five years in jail by a...
  • Snapshot: When Salman Khan appeared before Jodhpur court January 30, 2014

    Actor Salman Khan, who was booked under the Arms Act case in connection with poaching of blackbucks, appeared before the Jodhpur court on January 30. "Salman, in his statement, has denied all the allegations and said he neither was carrying illegal arms nor did he poach blackbucks," Salman Khan's counsel...
  • Black buck poaching case: Salman Khan reaches Jodhpur court January 29, 2014

    Jodhpur: Actor Salman Khan on Wednesday reached the CJM court in Jodhpur to record his statement in an Arms Act case. The case is in connection with the 1998 black buck poaching case during the shooting of 'Hum Saath Saath Hain'. Salman is charged with illegal possession and use of...
  • Black buck poaching case: Salman Khan told to appear before court January 15, 2014

    Jodhpur: Actor Salman Khan has been asked to appear before a local court in Jodhpur on January 29 in connection with the black buck poaching case. The Jodhpur District Court comprising Chief Judicial Magistrate Chandra Kala Jain, after examining all prosecution witnesses, today asked Salman to appear before the court in...
  • Blackbuck poaching case: Sonali Bendre, Tabbu appear before court for identification by witness December 3, 2013

    Film actors Sonali Bendre and Tabbu were on Monday produced before a court in Jodhpur by the defence for their identification by the witness in the black buck poaching case of 1998. Eye witness Poonam Chand, whose cross examination by the defence was underway, refused to identify Sonali while on...
  • Four black bucks killed in MP forest March 25, 2013

    Bhopal: Police department officials confirmed that four black bucks were hunted down by poachers in Sehore district, Madhya Pradesh. They said that four suspected poachers were arrested on Sunday night for the killing of the endangered species, protected under the Wildlife Act, in a forest area of the district. The animal's...
  • Black buck case: Charges against Salman finalised July 24, 2012

    Jodhpur: The Rajasthan High Court on Tuesday revised the charges against actor Salman Khan and his colleagues in the 14-year-old black buck killing case, paving the way for start of trial in the case. Disposing of a state government plea against a sessions court order dropping some of the charges against...
  • Delhi may soon have its own state bird, animal June 24, 2009

    New Delhi: The country's showpiece Capital, Delhi may soon have its own state bird, animal, tree and flower. Delhi government is in the process of selecting species from a set of wildlife options provided by the Indian National Trust for Art and Cultural Heritage (INTACH). "There are two species each in four...
  • Over 70 black bucks dead after cloudburst in Rajasthan June 4, 2009

    Disaster has struck the endangered black buck population in Rajasthan. Over 70 perished at the Tal Chappar Sanctuary following an unexpected cloudburst. ...
  • Salman walks out, says 'I cried on Rakshabandhan' September 1, 2007

    Mumbai: Salman Khan returned to Mumbai after he was granted bail from the Jodhpur high court on Friday and scores of fans were there outside his house to welcome him. So much so, that Khan had to scale the compound walls to get home in one piece. He later, however,...
  • Will Salman get bail? HC to hear plea today August 29, 2007

    New Delhi: The Rajasthan High Court will decide on Wednesday whether Bollywood actor Salman Khan will have to cool his heels in the Jodhpur Central Jail for a longer duration or he be released on bail, pending his review petition. Salman's counsel Hastimal Saraswat moved the review and bail petition in...
  • Salman jailed, Mumbai says he deserves it August 25, 2007

    The question that we are asking on India Talks today is - Do you think Salman Khan respects the law? Here are some voices from Mumbai. ...
  • Salman Khan arrested at Jodhpur airport, jailed August 25, 2007

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Salman Khan who reached Jodhpur, a day after the local court rejected his appeal against five-year jail term in the Chinkara poaching case, was arrested as soon as he reached the airport on Saturday. Salman who flew down to Jodhpur with members of family, friends and his...
  • Salman's case is tip of poaching iceberg August 25, 2007

    New Delhi: Conservationists argue that Salman Khan's case is only the tip of the iceberg. Data collected by the Wildlife Protection Society of India show that there are over 15,000 wildlife crime cases pending in courts across India involving over 400 species of endangered wildlife. ...
  • Salman's absence in court may go against him August 25, 2007

    Jodhpur: Salman Khan may have tried to put up a brave front by posing for cameras at his home in Mumbai on Friday evening, but the anxiety was evident. Earlier in the day, the actor failed to show up at the Jodhpur court hearing his appeal on a five-year jail...
  • Crimes and controversies starring Salman August 24, 2007

    New Delhi: Actor Salman Khan, who on Friday lost an appeal against a conviction for shooting chinkaras, is no stranger to trouble. Khan, 41, was charged with hunting chinkaras on the night of September 28, 1998, in the Ghoda Farm area in Jodhpur district. He was shooting for the film Hum...
  • Salman runs to HC with review plea to avoid jail August 24, 2007

    New Delhi: A Sessions Court in Jodhpur on Friday upheld the five-year jail term for actor Salman Khan in the Chinkara poaching case, turning down the actor’s appeal against his sentencing last year. “Salman will now file a review petition in the high court, Salman’s lawyer Dipesh Mehta said. “The honorable...
  • Appeal quashed, it's jail for Salman Khan August 24, 2007

    New Delhi: A Sessions Court in Jodhpur on Friday upheld the five-year jail term for actor Salman Khan in the Chinkara poaching case, turning down the actor’s appeal against his sentencing last year. The actor failed to appear for the hearing, saying he missed the flight to Jodhpur from Hyderabad where...
  • Buck stops here: Salman to know fate today August 24, 2007

    Jodhpur: While actor Sanjay Dutt is out of the jail for now, his colleague and Bollywood’s favourite controversy child Salman Khan is struggling. The countdown has begun for Bollywood's self-proclaimed 'bad' boy and a session’s court in Jodhpur is set to pronounce its verdict in the actor’s appeal against the...
  • No kidding! Salman swaps roles June 16, 2007

    Jaipur: He may be Bollywood's bad boy and his connection with Rajasthan mostly for wrong reasons, but for once Salman Khan was in Rajasthan not for a court hearing in the Black Buck poaching cases but to spend some quality time with differently-abled children of the Pink City. Amidst heavy...
  • Salman gets notice in black buck case September 9, 2006

    Jodhpur: A court in Jodhpur has served a notice on Bollywood actor Salman Khan for producing a false oath letter in the infamous black buck poaching case and asked him to reply by October 3. Judicial Magistrate Dalpat Singh Rajpurohit served the notice on Saturday after hearing...
  • Pataudi accused of threatening witness August 28, 2006

    New Delhi: A complaint was filed in the capital against former cricket captain Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi, an accused in a black buck poaching case, for allegedly threatening a co-accused in the case. Madan Singh, an accused in the poaching case, filed a complaint at Vasant Vihar Police Station in south-west...