GANGSTERS

  • Supreme Court dismisses Abu Salem's plea in fake passport case August 1, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed gangster Abu Salem's appeal against his conviction and sevenyear jail term in fake passport case. The underworld don was sentenced to seven years in jail in 2013 in the 2001 fake passport case by a special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court in...
  • When will the immensely talented actor Jimmy Shergill get the acclaim that he deserves? June 13, 2014

    New Delhi: Don't be fooled by his charming looks, his smooth creamy skin or his guileless grey eyes. The chocolateboy demeanor of Bollywood actor Jimmy Shergill becomes almost meaningless in the latest release 'Fugly', when he dons the avatar of a crooked, ruthless Haryanvi 'thulla' (cop) in Delhi. There is something...
  • Eight gangsters, including kingpin Nito, arrested in Bihar May 24, 2014

    In a major operation, Bihar Police nabbed eight gangsters including their kingpin Nitish Yadav alias Nito alias Don, wanted in several cases of murder, dacoity and loot from Hemjapur village in Patna district on Saturday. The police team led by Patna SSP Manu Maharaj came under fire while trying to catch...
  • Direction is something that I love; it's the most fascinating thing ever: Jimmy Shergill May 18, 2014

    Mumbai: Jimmy Shergill, who is appreciated for being in front of the camera, now wants to go behind it. "Direction is something that I love. It's the most fascinating thing ever. It's either being in front of the camera or behind the camera. If ever I become something apart from an...
  • After being chased for over 20 years, notorious Bihar gangster nabbed May 2, 2014

    The Special Task Force (STF) of Bihar Police on Friday arrested notorious gangster Hareram Yadav who was carrying a reward of Rs one lakh on his head from Lucknow after 20 years chase, police said. Yadav who had been on the run for the last 20 years, hiding in various parts...
  • Ambala police arrest gangster, aides from Madhya Pradesh February 22, 2014

    A special team of the Ambala district police on Saturday nabbed gangster Tarsem Rana and his two aides, accused in several cases of extortion, from Madhya Pradesh. Police Commissioner Ajay Singhal said Rana had been absconding since February 3 when he and his gang members allegedly shot at a trader from...
  • Horror genre hasn't caught up well in India: Jimmy Shergill February 18, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Jimmy Shergill, who will be seen in the soontorelease horror film 'Darr @ The Mall', says there is a dearth of filmmakers who can do justice to the horror genre, which he feels has not caught up really well. "There are one or two people only in our film...
  • Mammootty sheds kilos for upcoming film 'Gangster' February 11, 2014

    Mammootty is leaving no stone unturned to ensure his role in upcoming film Gangster looks convincing. In an attempt to do justice to his new role Akbar Ali Khan, the actor has lost close to 10 kilos. The film also features Nyla Usha and Aparna Gopinath in key roles. ...
  • Gujarat trader's abduction: CID arrests fourth suspect December 23, 2013

    One more person was arrested in Bihar for his alleged role in the abduction of a Gujaratbased businessman October 29, police said on Monday. Bihar Police's Criminal Investigation Department (CID) arrested Prem Prakash, a close associate of main suspect and gangster Chandan Sonar from Vaishali district, and interrogated him in connection...
  • Vijay to reunite with Mammootty in 'Gangster'? December 3, 2013

    After sharing screen space together in Tamil film 'Jilla', Mammootty will yet again be seen with Vijay in a Malayalam film 'Gangster'. However, Vijay will not play a fullfledged role in the film instead he will be seen in a cameo. Directed by Aashiq Abu, 'Gansgter' will see Vijay playing...
  • Bullett Raja: How to become a gangster in 10 easy steps November 30, 2013

    New Delhi: Saif Ali Khan's association with UP's underworld has touched a new level now. With 'Bullett Raja', he has done his bit to redefine the aura of gangsters. In an attempt to become the Dabangg of localised gangsters, he followed the path that have been treaded by the likes...
  • Good, bad, invisible: Movies you watched, missed in MarchApril November 18, 2013

    New Delhi: As the year 2013 nears its end, we give you an insight into Bollywood films both the hits and misses at the box office. While many films were trashed by critics, there have been a few that proved lucky for the industry and raked in the moolah....
  • e Lounge Unwind: Krrish3 was first offered to me, says Kangana Ranaut October 14, 2013

    In an exclusive interview to CNNIBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand, actress Kangana Ranaut said that she was the first to be offered the role in Krrish 3. The actress also talked about her journey in Bollywood. ...
  • Kangana Ranaut: I share a strong connection with Bengal October 8, 2013

    Kolkata: Fasting for Navratri, actress Kangana Ranaut on Monday asserted that as a woman she connects with goddess Durga. And the relationship only deepens through her profession which sees her in a variety of roles. "When you play a character...being a woman... you have to understand the nine forms (of the...
  • Don't want to make gangster film after 'Satya 2': RGV October 7, 2013

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma, whose forte is underworld sagas, says 'Satya 2' will be his last film on the underworld and that now he wants to make romantic movies. Some of his hit gangster dramas are 'Satya', 'Company' and 'Sarkar'. "Yes, this ('Satya 2') may be my last film on underworld....
  • No queries about Ryan Gosling please, says Eva Mendes September 28, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actress Eva Mendes, who is dating Ryan Gosling, shut herself down when a journalist questioned her about her love life. "I'm sorry. I'm shutting down. I'm such a weirdo...," Mendes said to a journalist when asked about her romance with the 'Gangster Squad' star, reports contactmusic.com. Mendes also did not...
  • TADA court to resume trial against Salem in 1993 blasts case August 8, 2013

    Mumbai: Two days after Supreme Court ruled that extradition of Abu Salem to India is still valid, a special TADA court in Mumbai on Wednesday asked prosecution and defence advocates to proceed with the trial against the gangster in the 1993 serial blasts case. Special court judge GA Sanap on...
  • Zanjeer: How glamorous is Mahie Gill's role in the film? July 19, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Mahie Gill, who will be see playing a sensuous character in 'Zanjeer' remake, is excited about her dance number and glam look in the thriller. Mahie plays the same role that Bindu did in Prakash Mehra's 1973 film that starred Amitabh Bachchan as the angry young man. "I am very...
  • Gangster dramas are lucky for me: Kangana Ranaut May 15, 2013

    Mumbai: Himachal girl Kangna Ranaut entered filmdom with hit crimeromance 'Gangster A Love story' and the actress, whose latest release 'Shootout At Wadala' also did well, feels gangster thrillers are lucky for her. "I think gangsterbased films are very lucky for me. My debut film 'Gangster' in 2006 was successful,...
  • Is Kangna Ranaut the favourite moll in gangster films? May 7, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Kangna Ranaut has played various characters on the screen, but it seems she is getting more brownie points for playing a gangster's love interest in movies. She began her career by playing a criminal's girlfriend in 'GangsterA Love story', which was a box office success. The underworld crime thriller...
  • The Big 'D' in Bollywood May 3, 2013

    Now Bollywood's often turned to the underworld for inspiration for their gangster dramas, most usually shy away from naming their characters after the real person. ...
  • I am open to multistarrers: Pravesh Rana March 24, 2013

    New Delhi: Modelturnedactor Pravesh Rana, who shared screen space with Irrfan Khan and Jimmy Shergill in his debut film 'Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster Returns', wants to be part of more such multistarrers. The 29yearold actor may have made his Bollywood debut with the the Tigmanshu Dhulia film, but Rana is...
  • I'll like to work with Anurag Kashyap: Jimmy Shergill March 21, 2013

    Actor Jimmy Shergill joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on the success of 'Saheb Biwi aur Gangster Returns'. Q. Who is your role model. Asked by: Debdulal Pahari A. Shaheed Bhagat Singh. Q. What is your dream role and what kind of roles you like to play the most? Asked by: nikhil_vb ...
  • Tigmanshu Dhulia paid Rs 30 lakh for Lata Mangeshkar's song? March 18, 2013

    Mumbai: If we get to hear Lata Mangeshkar's evocative 'Lag ja gale se' in the stunning sequel to 'Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster', it comes with a heavy price. Film producers are poised for a battle with the music company which own the copyrights of over 95 percent of the vintage...
  • Pravesh Rana: I want to focus on films now March 17, 2013

    New Delhi: TV show host and actor Pravesh Rana, who made an impressive debut with 'Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster Returns', says he was literally beaten up by the public while shooting an action scene for the Tigmanshu Dhulia directed film. Narrating the incident, Pravesh said: "Once for a scene, we had...
  • Tigmanshu Dhulia: My films are not technique driven March 13, 2013

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Tigmanshu Dhulia, who is riding high on the success of 'Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster Returns', says it was the arrival of his doggy named Sahiba, his 'lucky mascot', which changed the course of his career. He says he has even paid a small tribute to her in his latest...
  • 'Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster Returns' rolling in profits March 13, 2013

    New Delhi: Director Tigmanshu Dhulia, who has directed drama-thriller 'Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster Returns', has a reason to celebrate. The movie has managed to mint Rs 12.75 crore during its opening weekend. The opening day figure of 'Saheb Biwi Aur...' stood at Rs 3.5 crore, which jumped to Rs 4.25 crore...
  • 'Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster Returns' collects Rs 12.75 cr in three days March 11, 2013

    New Delhi: Tigmanshu Dhulia is back with the sequel of his much appreciated film 'Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster' and the film has got a good opening at the box office. Within three days of its release, the film has minted Rs 12.75 crore at the box office. Trade Analyst Taran...
  • 'Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster Returns' gets a good opening March 10, 2013

    New Delhi: Director Tigmanshu Dhulia's latest film 'Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster Returns' has received a good opening at the box office. The film has opened to positive reviews and is expected to hold the momentum for some more days. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweets, "#SahebBiwiAurGangsterReturns picked up in evening/night shows...