Ganges

  • Inter-state robbers gang busted, 3 arrested 2 days ago

    Police on Sunday claimed to have busted an inter-state gang of robbers with the arrest of three persons from Alwar and recovery of stolen bike, sarees, sewing machine, 15 mobile handsets and laptop from them. According to a Police Headquarters' release here, the accused were identified as Islam alias Titu, Aslam,...
  • Woman allegedly gang raped at gunpoint by four men in Delhi 5 days ago

    New Delhi: A 22-year-old woman was allegedly raped at gunpoint by a gang of four men in Delhi on Tuesday, the police have said. The woman, who hails from Mathura in Uttar Pradesh, was returning from Gurgaon on Tuesday when a group of men intercepted the car she was travelling in...
  • Watch: Saving the Ganga July 19, 2014

    CNN-IBN travels from the mountain tops to the planes where the might river Ganga flows to find out who are the people trying to save this mighty river from getting anymore polluted. ...
  • Laws are not written in the stone, says Kiran Bedi July 14, 2014

    Women and Child Welfare Minister Maneka Gandhi on Monday said that juveniles who commit rape should be tried as adults. National Commission for Women chairperson Mamata Sharma supported Maneka Gandhi's opinion and said, " I think what Maneka Gandhi is doing is right, the matter is debatable, so I think...
  • Thane: Gang rape victim molested by local NCP leader July 12, 2014

    Thane: A 14-year-old girl who was gang raped allegedly by two youth earlier this month in the neighbouring Raigad district, was also molested by a local NCP leader on the very same day of the incident, police said on Saturday. The minor, who was gang raped on July 6 by two...
  • I declined 'Gangs of Wasseypur' because I was tired: Shilpa Shukla June 28, 2014

    Leh: Actress Shilpa Shukla, best known for her roles in 'Chak De! India' and 'Khamosh Paani', says she was offered Anurag Kashyap's 'Gangs of Wasseypur' but had to decline it as she needed a break. "I refused the movie because I was tired. I just went to Banaras and stayed...
  • Police arrest Muzaffarnagar riots gang-rape accused June 27, 2014

    Police have arrested one person accused of gang-raping a woman at Lank of Muzaffarnagar during last year's riots. The accused, Maheshvir Singh, was arrested on Thursday, a police officer said. He had been sent to 14 days' judicial custody after being produced before the court of additional chief judicial magistrate Sunder...
  • Delhi: 3 men gang-rape 17-year-old girl after befriending her in pub June 24, 2014

    New Delhi: A 17-year-old girl, who had gone to a pub in West Delhi with a female friend, was allegedly drugged and molested by a youth and then gang-raped by three other men who had rescued her from the molester in the first place, police said on Tuesday. The three men...
  • Minor gang raped in Uri, Kashmir June 21, 2014

    New Delhi: A minor girl was allegedly gang-raped by four men during a wedding ceremony in Uri, Kashmir. The girl's family claims that the 12-year-old was attending the ceremony when she was abducted by four men, who allegedly took her to a forested area and raped her. The police has...
  • Gang of auto-lifters active in Delhi, Noida, Ghaziabad busted June 14, 2014

    With the arrest of four persons, the police on Friday claimed to have busted a gang of auto-lifters active in Delhi, Noida and Ghaziabad. The accused have been identified as Ajit, Naveen, residents of Ghaziabad, Rajkumar and Monu, both residents of Bulandshar district, all aged between 22 and 30 years. The police...
  • Woman alleges gang rape in Sambhal June 7, 2014

    Sambhal: A 35-year-old woman was allegedly gang raped by four persons in Asmauli area, police said on Saturday. The victim alleged that she was gangraped by four persons on June 5 when she was alone at her residence, circle officer Jagveer Singh said. He said that the woman lodged a complaint...
  • Four ministries to work together for cleaning up the Ganges June 6, 2014

    New Delhi: As part of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's mission to clean up the Ganges, four ministries would work hand in hand to cleanse the polluted holy river and make it a hub of spiritual tourism. Announcing this at a press conference on Friday after a meeting of the ministries, Minister...
  • Delhi gang rape: Convicts move SC, seeks stay on death sentence June 3, 2014

    The remaining two convicts in the December 16, 2012 Delhi gang rape case - Vinay Sharma and Akshay Thakur - have moved the Supreme Court, seeking stay on execution of their death sentence. The petition in this regard was filed by Sharma and Thakur on Monday. The two have followed Mukesh...
  • Physically-challenged woman gang-raped in Shamli, case registered after 8 months June 3, 2014

    A 25-year-old physically-challenged woman was allegedly gangraped by four youths at Kairana town in the neighbouring Shamli district, police said on Tuesday. The incident which occurred about eight months ago, came to light when the victim was found pregnant by her relatives, to whom she narrated the matter, police said. A case...
  • One person injured as gang war erupts in court premises, 2 arrested May 24, 2014

    Two persons were arrested with arms and ammunition while another was injured in the local court premises in Jamshedpur, following rivalry between members of two gangs in Jamshedpur. Senior Superintendent of Police, Amol V. Homkar said the trouble began when the arrested kingpin of a gang, Akhilesh Singh was being produced...
  • 'Gangs of Wasseypur' writer Zeishan Quadri to direct his first film May 13, 2014

    Mumbai: A sub-plot inspired by the kidnapping of Noida industrialist Kapil Gupta is likely to be part of actor-turned-director Zeishan Quadri's debut film. Quadri, who started his career as a writer and actor with 'Gangs Of Wasseypur' in 2009, is all set to make his debut as director with a...
  • Khatoli: Gang of arms supplier busted, two country-made guns seized May 10, 2014

    An arms supplier gang was busted with the arrest of one of its members and seizure of two guns at Khatoli in Muzaffarnagar district, police said on Saturday. Acting on a tip-off, police arrested Naushad (26), and seized two country-made guns from his possession on Friday, while other members of the...
  • After 'Gunday', 'Gangs of Wasseypur', Suneil Shetty's 'Koyelaanchal' to show how coal mafia operates May 5, 2014

    Mumbai: After shunning it for decades, it seems Hindi filmmakers have woken up to 'coal mafia' in a big way. After 2012's two-part realistic drama "Gangs of Wasseypur" and latest release "Gunday", this Friday brings "Koyelaanchal", another expose on the same. Produced and directed by Asshu Trikha, the film will show...
  • Robbers' gang active in NCR busted in Ghaziabad May 2, 2014

    Police on Friday claimed to have busted a gang of robbers active in Delhi, Noida and Ghaziabad with the arrest of two persons, an official said told reporters. Shekhar, a resident of Railway Road and Santosh, a native of Bhopra, who were wanted in several cases of robbery and chain- snatching,...
  • 'Gangs of Haseepur' has something for all: Mandira Bedi April 18, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress and popular TV host Mandira Bedi, who is geared up to judge new comedy show "Gangs of Haseepur", says the "topical" progamme has something for everyone. "Gangs of Haseepur", set to go on air April 26 on Zee TV, will reflect various issues affecting common lives in a comic...
  • Award-winning Bengali film 'Phoring' selected for LA film festival April 7, 2014

    Kolkata: Bengali film 'Phoring', which was screened in the IFFI-2013, has been selected for the Los Angeles Film Festival of independent experimental Indian films. The film, which deals with a boy stepping into his adulthood and the attendant questions that appear in his mind, will be screened on April 12 and vie...
  • Not comfortable doing intimate scenes, wearing skimpy clothes: Meera Chopra April 1, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Meera Chopra, seen in 'Gang Of Ghosts', is not ready to shoot intimate scenes for the screen and she says she has restrained herself from taking up any film offers which require her to go beyond her comfort zone. "I am not comfortable doing intimate scenes. I am not...
  • Meera Chopra on the failure of 'Gang of Ghosts': In an ensemble cast, loss is borne by all March 23, 2014

    Mumbai: Southern actress Meera Chopra, who teamed up with a host of actors in her Bollywood debut 'Gang Of Ghosts', says there is an advantage of working in a multi-starrer - the onus is on everyone if the movie doesn't work. Released Friday, the comedy revolves around ghosts. It has been...
  • 'Gang of Ghosts' review: Easy steps to ruin a potentially good film March 22, 2014

    How to ruin a potential cult film. Take a super hit regional film. Copy it word by word, scene by scene. Put dollops of Bollywood commercial elements in it. Completely misinterpret each and every point of the original script and just do a token service to some burning issues of...
  • 'Gang of Ghosts' Tweet Review: The satire lacks the required humour March 21, 2014

    If its anything like the original, Satish Kaushik's 'Gang of Ghosts' is going to be a movie worth watching. An official remake of Bengali hit film 'Bhooter Bhabishyat', the film is a satire and has the Sharman Joshi, Mahie Gill and Anupam Kher playing important roles. The film talks about...
  • Gang Of Ghosts: A comedy is never complete without a tragic element, says Satish Kaushik March 21, 2014

    New Delhi: What happens when you put personalities from different time periods together? And what if they are not even alive? The upcoming film 'Gang of Ghosts', adapted from the hit Bengali film 'Bhooter Bhabishyat' promises to deal with this subject in a hilarious manner. In the city to promote the...
  • Queen, Gulaab Gang, Highway: Women in Indian cinema are finally claiming their rightful place March 21, 2014

    New Delhi: Men, kindly take note. The women in Indian cinema tasted blood and they won't be satisfied with being just an arm candy anymore. In a male dominated industry, where a hero brings in the audience to the theatre every Friday, filmmakers are seemingly taking the risk to cast...
  • 'Gang of Ghosts' trailer: Will Anupam Kher-Rajpal Yadav's comic timing make the film an instant hit? March 17, 2014

    'Gang of Ghosts', directed by Satish Kaushik, is a remake of Bengali blockbuster 'Bhooter Bhabishyat'. The story revolves around a haunted house which is being pulled down and being replaced by a swanky shopping mall. But the ghosts in the house, who all belong to different eras, consider it their...