Charles Sobhraj

  • Serial killer Charles Sobhraj worked as arms dealer for Taliban 23-03-2014 01:46 PM

    Serial killer Charles Sobhraj, a Frenchman of Indian and Vietnamese parentage, who has served long jail terms in India and other countries, claimed that he worked as an arms dealer for Taliban after befriending JeM chief Masood Azhar in Tihar prison and was even associated with American spy agency CIA....
  • 'Bad' is not based on the life of Charles Sobhraj: Director 21-07-2013 12:32 PM

    Mumbai: Director Prawaal Raman has dismissed rumours that his film 'Bad', produced by Pooja Bhatt, is based on the life and times of notorious criminal Charles Sobhraj. The film is said to be based on the 'Bikini Killer' Charles Sobhraj's sensational jailbreak from the Tihar prison in 1986. "Our film...
  • Juhi Parmar beats Mahek Chahal to win Bigg Boss 5 08-01-2012 08:33 AM

    The actor who once was primetime TV's favourite bahu walked away with one crore rupees in prize money after spending 3 months in the Bigg Boss Mansion completely cut off from the outside world . Actors Amar Upadhyay, and Akashdeep Sehgal, and VJ Siddharth Bharadwaj were among the 5 finalists....
  • Bigg Boss: Inmates shocked with Swami Agnivesh's entry 10-11-2011 03:20 PM

    The inmates of the Bigg Boss house were shocked and curious when saffron-clad social activist Swami Agnivesh entered the house. ...
  • I could die in the arms of Sobhraj: Nihita 04-10-2011 11:20 AM

    New Delhi: Day one inside the Bigg Boss house saw some drama, some cattiness and celebrity guests trying to make sense of each others past choices while preparing for the long haul. Nihita Biswas, the wife of notorious serial killer Charles Sobhraj, on Monday fielded tough questions from other inmates...
  • Did you have sex with Sobhraj? wife Nihita asked 03-10-2011 05:30 PM

    Kathmandu: When Nihita Biswas Sobhraj made entertainment history Monday night by becoming the first contestant from Nepal to take part in Indian TV channel Color's reality show 'Bigg Boss 5', back home in Kathmandu her family's moment of pride turned into shock and consternation at the first barrage of questions...
  • Models, wrestler, transgender: Bigg Boss inmates 03-10-2011 12:15 PM

    Mumbai: It's almost a "Bachna ae haseeno" moment in the "Bigg Boss" house this season. Thirteen beauties from different walks of life entered the fifth edition of the controversial reality show, with Bollywood villain Shakti Kapoor in tow Sunday night. What will add "double dhamaal" is hero Salman Khan and...
  • Nihita, wife of Charles Sobhraj in 'Bigg Boss 5' 29-09-2011 06:34 PM

    Kathmandu: She might have been vilified by outraged members of the public for falling in love with and marrying an alleged murderer but come October and Nihita Biswas Sobhraj, the Nepali wife of Charles Sobhraj, will show the world who's Bigg Boss. The 23-year-old, who became an instant celebrity three...
  • Sobhraj upto his old tricks to seek freedom? 10-06-2011 05:05 PM

    Kathmandu: Charles Sobhraj, the alleged serial killer, con man and prison escape artist who is serving a life sentence for murdering an American tourist in Nepal, may be up to his old tricks of bribery and manipulation to seek freedom. Security guards at Kathmandu's Central jail recently discovered that Sobhraj...
  • It was love at first job for Sobhraj's fiance Nihita 08-07-2008 01:32 AM

    Cape Town: Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Gautam Gambhir wants his teammates to play smart and better cricket in their remaining two matches after they suffered a seven-wicket defeat against Auckland Aces in a Group A match of the Champions League Twenty20 tournament, here on Monday night. We need to play...
  • Sobhraj's new love could spell legal trouble for him 07-07-2008 12:21 AM

    Melbourne: Australia chief selector John Inverarity believes that the Champions League Twenty20, starting in South Africa on Saturday, is adversely affecting the team's Test preparations ahead of the series against South Africa next month. Team's star players such as: World Twenty20 Player-of-the-Tournament Shane Watson, Mike Hussey, Brad Haddin, David Warner,...
  • Sobhraj's sweetheart starts fight to be his saviour 06-07-2008 04:59 PM

    New Delhi: Former India captain Bishan Singh Bedi on Friday blasted the Delhi & Districts Cricket Association (DDCA) for not pulling their weight behind Mohinder Amarnath who was removed from selector's post after his first season. Without naming him, Bedi also didn't spare BCCI president N Srinivasan and questioned the...
  • Sobhraj in a knotty affair | 'Bikini killer' to wed 20-yr-old 06-07-2008 09:31 AM

    Colombo: Former India captain Anil Kumble was on Thursday unanimously appointed chairman of ICC's Cricket Committee by the game's governing body, replacing West Indies great Clive Lloyd. In Anil Kumble, we have a new chairman who has unquestioned experience not only as a player with India but also as an...
  • 'Bikini killer' Sobhraj to wed 20-yr-old interpreter 04-07-2008 08:57 AM

    Colombo: Australian umpire Simon Taufel, who is set to stand in his final international game during Sunday's ICC World Twenty20 final, termed the 2011 World Cup semi-final between India versus Pakistan as the most exciting match of his career. When I look back, there are many memorable moments but I...
  • Sobhraj claims copyright on life, sues filmmaker 24-05-2008 02:12 PM

    The MCA has filed a complaint alleging that the actor got drunk and misbehaved after his team KKR beat Mumbai. ...
  • Charles Sobhraj hopes 13 will prove lucky for him 21-01-2008 02:10 PM

    Jaipur: A visibly disappointed Pune Warriors captain Yuvraj Singh blamed it on "poor fielding" which resulted in the sixth loss for the franchise in the Indian Premier League after Rajasthan Royals defeated them by six wickets. "Sunday's loss was a result of poor fielding. If you drop catches of three...
  • Old jail mates come to wish Sobhraj luck 26-12-2007 04:12 PM

    CNN-IBN look back at the Australia vs Sri Lanka tie that got abandoned due to rain. ...
  • Sobhraj wants French Prez to protest for his cause 25-12-2007 11:28 PM

    Bangalore: Ireland batting sensation Kevin O'Brien warned his team to beware an India World Cup backlash when the two sides meet on Sunday as the quarter-final race hots up. India came under fire for a sloppy bowling and fielding display which allowed England to tie their 338 in Bangalore last...
  • Diary of a criminal mind: Sobhraj bares his heart 25-12-2007 10:47 AM

    London: Ireland's sensational three-wicket win over England in the World Cup has sparked massive celebrations at home as many hope the triumph will force the authorities to take cricket seriously. There was "mayhem" in the Balbriggan Cricket Club in Dublin as supporters celebrated Ireland's famous win - and the role...