DARA SINGH

  • IPL spot-fixing: Mudgal report gives clean chit to Srinivasan, but raises question on his conduct November 17, 2014

    New Delhi: The rot in Indian cricket runs deep and it isn't limited to a few cricketers and a few Indian Premier League team owners who loved placing bets, according to findings of the Mukul Mudgal Committee's report which were made public on Monday. International Cricket Council Chairman N Srinivasan is...
  • I will never bet or watch cricket again: Vindoo Dara Singh November 17, 2014

    "I have never lied. I got into a bad habit of betting, which I have now taken out of my system," said Vindoo. ...
  • 'Balwinder Singh Famous Ho Gaya' Review: Endless cliches, gross-out humour, weak plot; don't waste your time September 28, 2014

    Cast: Mika Singh, Shaan, Anupam Kher, Rajpal Yadav, Vindu Dara Singh Director: Sunil Agnihotri Running time: 2 hours 17 minutes Rating: 1/5 It takes tremendous patience and special admiration for singers Mika Singh and Shaan to watch their Bollywood debut 'Balwinder Singh Famous Ho Gaya'. This alleged comedy features Mika and Shaan as lead...
  • 'Jatt James Bond' collects Rs 7 crore in first four days May 1, 2014

    Mumbai: Punjabi movie 'Jatt James Bond' has collected about Rs.7 crore in its first four days of release and still going strong. Actor Vindu Dara Singh, who plays one of the prominent roles in the movie, is elated. "The theme is topical and I am thrilled that it is doing very...
  • Zee rebuts Dhoni's allegations, says moved SC with evidences March 18, 2014

    New Delhi: After India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni filed a Rs. 100 crore defamatory suite against Zee network for maligning his image in a news related to the IPL scandal, Zee rebutted Dhoni's allegations saying that it never targeted any individual or showed any programme targeting any individual. Zee said that...
  • IPL spotfixing: Panel says hawala money, terrorist elements involved February 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Influx of hawala money and involvement of terrorist elements in betting and fixing of sports is causing serious threat to national security, a report of a highlevel panel said on Monday in the Supreme Court while recommending setting up of a SIT to probe such cases. "It is necessary...
  • Lajpat Nagar heist: Mastermind surrenders to police February 3, 2014

    New Delhi: The alleged mastermind of the Lajpat Nagar heist case has surrendered to the police. According to sources, Ajay surrendered to the Madangir police early on Monday. Ajay is reportedly a relative of the juvenile already apprehended by the police in the case. The total number of arrests in the case...
  • Lajpat Nagar heist: Delhi Police arrests three February 1, 2014

    New Delhi: Four days after the daring daytime robbery in Lajpat Nagar in south Delhi, the Delhi Police has arrested three suspects in the case. The three men have been identified as Bhanu, Praveen and Tiku. The police also said that it had recovered a good amount of the cash stolen,...
  • Lajpat Nagar heist: Police claims breakthrough, says most accused identified January 31, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police has claimed a breakthrough in the Lajpat Nagar heist case. On Friday, it said that it has identified most of the accused in the case and has made a few detentions. It is yet to make any arrests, however. The police said that there are more than...
  • Lajpat Nagar robbery: Honda City car was used by Vindu Dara Singh, reveals probe January 30, 2014

    New Delhi: New and interesting details have been emerging in the Lajpat Nagar robbery case where over Rs 7 crore were stolen from a Honda City car in broad daylight. Investigations now reveal that this car was used by Vindu Dara Singh when he was arrested by the Mumbai Police in...
  • I was a saint compared to 'Bigg Boss 7' contestants: Vindoo December 20, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Vindoo Dara Singh, who won the third season of popular reality show 'Bigg Boss', believes he was a 'saint' when compared to the contenders of the ongoing edition of the show. He says they 'fight like crazy', and clarified that getting aggressive inside the house is not tutored...
  • SCappointed panel to speak to Sreesanth next November 7, 2013

    Mumbai: The Supreme Courtinstituted threemember committee probing the IPL spotfixing scandal will speak to banned pacer S Sreesanth, Rajasthan Royals coowner Raj Kundra and a few others, including commentator Harsha Bhogle, when it meets for three days here starting November 16. The committee, headed by former Punjab and Haryana High Court...
  • I've never done anything wrong in my umpiring: Asad Rauf September 22, 2013

    New Delhi: After his name figured in the Mumbai Police's IPL chargesheet, the former international umpire, Asad Rauf clarified on Sunday that all the allegations against him are wrong. "All allegations against me are wrong. I have umpired in five IPL's with 100 per cent results and never done anything wrong...
  • Meiyappan, Vindoo, Asad Rauf named as accused in the IPL betting case September 22, 2013

    Mumbai: Forty six people including Chennai Super Kings co-owner and BCCI chief N Srinivasan's son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan and actor Vindoo Dara Singh were named as accused in the Indian Premiere League betting case. Mumbai police had filed chargesheet in the IPL betting case on Saturday. Pakistani umpire Asad Rauf has...
  • IPL scandal: Gurunath Meiyappan charged with betting September 21, 2013

    The Mumbai police filed their chargesheet on Saturday that runs to thousands of pages and contains transcripts of telephone conversations between Meiyappan, Vindoo Dara Singh, Asad Rauf and bookies. ...
  • Why Srinivasan's being treated as an exception? asks Pradeep Magazine September 21, 2013

    Gurunath Meiyappan, Pakistan umpire Asad Rauf and actor Vindoo Dara Singh have been chargesheeted in the IPL betting case by Mumbai Police. ...
  • IPL: Meiyappan charged with betting, provided details to Vindoo September 21, 2013

    Mumbai: The Mumbai police on Saturday filed its chargesheet in the IPL betting scandal. Chennai Super Kings owner and BCCI chief N Srinivasan's son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan has been named as one of the accused in the chargesheet. The Mumbai police said that they have not found any evidence of spot-fixing...
  • IPL chargesheet: What nailed Gurunath Meiyappan September 21, 2013

    The chargesheet in the spot-fixing scandal filed by Mumbai Police on Saturday contained the conversation between former Chennai Super Kings' team principal Gurunath Meiyappan and actor Vindoo Dara Singh. The chargesheet also had details of the former international umpire Asad Rauf speaking to Vindoo about betting on one of the...
  • IPL betting case: Meiyappan in court, chargesheet likely to be filed soon September 21, 2013

    The chargesheet by Mumbai Police in the IPL betting case names 22 accused including BCCI chief N Srinivasan's son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan and Vindoo Dara Singh. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey September 20, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Indian Mujahideen terror accused Afzal Usmani escapes from Mumbai Police custody September 20, 2013

    An alleged Indian Mujahideen terrorist Afzal Usmani on Friday escaped from Mumbai Police's custody. Usmani managed to escape while he was being taken to a Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act (MCOCA) court in Mumbai by a team of police officials....
  • IPL spot-fixing: Mumbai Police chargesheet names Meiyappan September 20, 2013

    Mumbai: The chargesheet by Mumbai Police in the IPL spot-fixing case names 22 accused including BCCI chief N Srinivasan's son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan and Vindoo Dara Singh. The chargesheet accessed by CNN-IBN does not mention any instance of spot-fixing in the IPL matches. Sources say all 22 accused have been charged with...
  • Mulayam Singh Yadav supports Food Bill with reservations August 26, 2013

    Minutes after Congress chief Sonia Gandhi spoke on the Food Bill, Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav expressed support for the legislation but with some reservations. "Who will foot the financial burden for the states in implementing the bill? The centre should have convened a meeting of chief ministers on the...
  • IPL spot fixing case: Bombday HC refuses to grant relief to two bookies August 21, 2013

    Observing that probe in the IPL betting scandal was at a premature stage, the Bombay High Court today refused to grant relief to two bookies from Jaipur, accused to have been in touch with actor Vindoo Dara Singh and Pakistani umpire Asad Rauf for placing bets. A division bench of Justices...
  • Cricket fans feel cheated with IPL betting scandal: Bombay HC August 6, 2013

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Tuesday observed that the recent IPL betting scandal has international ramifications and repercussions as the general public following the game of cricket keenly, feel cheated. The observation was made by Justice Sadhana Jadhav while hearing anticipatory bail pleas filed by brothers Pawan Jaipur and...
  • Akshay Kumar to play Dara Singh in a biopic? July 29, 2013

    Mumbai: After Farhan Akhtar as ace athlete Milkha Singh and Priyanka Chopra as boxing Olympic medallist Mary Kom, Bollywood's action star Akshay Kumar could well be on his way to essay late wrestleractor Dara Singh. Dara Singh's son Vindoo says he has been approached by director Rohit Jugraj for the project. "Yes,...
  • Two months on, where are the alleged IPL6 fixers? July 16, 2013

    It's been 60 days since the IPL spotfixing controversy shook the roots of Indian cricket's establishment. In a neverseenbefore crackdown, Delhi and Mumbai Police went all out to nab the suspects, which led to the arrests of Test cricketer S Sreesanth and his teammates at Rajasthan Royals Ajit Chandila and...
  • IPL spotfixing: Police arrest main bookie June 28, 2013

    New Delhi: Delhi Police on Friday arrested one of the main bookies who allegedly controlled the IPL spotfixing network. Jitendra Singh alias Jeetu was arrested from Ahmedabad. He has been brought to New Delhi on transit remand and will be produced in Saket court shortly. Jeetu was in touch will all...