gangsters

‘Shootout At Wadala’ inspires designer’s gangster-based line


August 7th, 2012 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 7 (IANS) His work in upcoming Bollywood gangster flick "Shoootout At Wadala" inspired designer Rajat K. Tangri to showcase a whole collection based on the concept of "mafias, ... Read more...

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Jailor shot at, escapes unhurt


July 27th, 2012 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, July 27 (IANS) A jail official was shot at by unidentified criminals in the Bihar capital Friday but he escaped unhurt, police said.Amarjeet Singh of Beur Jail was fired ... Read more...

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Gangster arrested in Uttar Pradesh


July 10th, 2012 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 9 (IANS) In a joint operation, the Uttar Pradesh Police and the Karnataka Police Monday arrested a member of the notorious Raja Shetty gang here, an official said.Akash ... Read more...

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British juror caught smoking cannabis, fined


May 19th, 2012 - 11:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 19 (IANS) A British juror on a rape trial was fined 450 pounds (over $700) after being caught smoking cannabis cigarette during lunch break.Shezad Hussain, 26, was puffing ... Read more...

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Satish Kaushik’s ‘Mayanagri’ to roll in September


May 19th, 2012 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 19 (IANS) Filmmaker Satish Kaushik's "Mayanagri", which deals with male prostitution, is finally ready to go on floors. The director says he will start shooting the film starting ... Read more...

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Injured Al Pacino gets treatment on movie set


April 26th, 2012 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 26 (IANS) Veteran actor Al Pacino was treated by doctors on the set of his new movie "Stand Up Guys" after he hurt his eye in an ... Read more...

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`Department’ is mass entertainer: RGV


April 19th, 2012 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 19 (IANS) Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma, who is all set for the release of his next film "Department", says the movie is distinct from his past projects ... Read more...

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Family taken hostage, inspector shot dead by gangsters in UP


April 18th, 2012 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 18 (IANS) An inspector of the Uttar Pradesh Police was shot dead Wednesday in Mau district in a fierce gun battle between a Special Operations Group (SOG) team ... Read more...

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I’m super excited to play Dawood Ibrahim: Sonu Sood


April 18th, 2012 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 18 (IANS) Bollywood actor Sonu Sood is excited to essay underworld don Dawood Ibrahim in "Shootout At Wadala", and he is doing his bit to carry off ... Read more...

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Shahid-Priyanka chemistry in ‘Teri Meri…’ better than ‘Kaminey’


April 12th, 2012 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) Shahid Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra will be next seen together in Kunal Kohli's "Teri Meri Kahaani" and the filmmaker says that their onscreen chemistry ... Read more...

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‘Bheema Theeradhalli’ - far from true biopic (Kannada Movie Review)


April 7th, 2012 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Bheema Theeradhalli"; Cast: Vijay, Praneetha, Prajwal Poovaiah, Sharath Lohithashwa, Suchayeendra Prasad, Sreenivasa Murthy, Uncle Lokanath; Screenplay-Direction: Om Prakash Rao; Producer-Cameraman: Anaji Nagaraj; Dialogues: M.S. Ramesh; Music: Abhiman Roy; Rating: ... Read more...

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Vidhu’s best yet to come: Anil Kapoor


March 30th, 2012 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 30 (IANS) Vidhu Vinod Chopra has given Bollywood several iconic films like "Parinda", "Munna Bhai M.B.B.S." and "3 Idiots", but the audiences have not seen his best yet, ... Read more...

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Naseer teams up with son Vivaan for ‘Mastaan’


March 26th, 2012 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 26 (IANS) Veteran actor Naseeruddin Shah has teamed up with his younger son Vivaan for "Mastaan". While the former will play gangster Karim Lala, the latter will ... Read more...

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Gangsters kill rival, ‘eat him for lunch’


March 23rd, 2012 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 23 (IANS) Serbian gangsters beat a gang member to death with a hammer, skinned and boned him with a sharp knife then put him through a meat grinder ... Read more...

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Not making heroes out of gangsters: John Abraham


March 19th, 2012 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 19 (IANS) John Abraham, who will be seen as gangster Manya Surve in "Shootout at Wadala", defends the glamour quotient attached to underworld-based movies, saying they are ... Read more...

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Five slain at Mexican hospital


March 3rd, 2012 - 11:48 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, March 3 (IANS/EFE) Five people were gunned down at a private hospital in Culiacan, capital of the western Mexican state of Sinaloa, authorities said Friday.Several armed men entered ... Read more...

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Ekta describes ‘Shootout at Wadala’ as real


March 1st, 2012 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 1 (IANS) Ekta Kapoor says her latest film on the world of gangsters, "Shootout at Wadala", is more real as compared to her earlier gangster film "Once ... Read more...

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Sanajay Gupta moves on without Sanjay Dutt!


March 1st, 2012 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 1 (IANS) Sanjay Gupta, known for his dark thrillers, is set to direct his next "Shootout At Wadala" from Thursday and this will be his first movie ... Read more...

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Luthria to jazz up ‘Once Upon…2′ with flamboyance, music


February 20th, 2012 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 20 (IANS) Director Milan Luthria says his much-anticipated sequel "Once Upon A Time In Mumbaai 2" will not follow any "gangster movie trend" as in his film ... Read more...

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Agra rocked by spate of looting, shooting, killing


February 13th, 2012 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Feb 13 (IANS) As security forces are engaged with the election process, tightening checks at borders, looking for concealed wealth, and preventing transport of illicit cash or liquor bottles ... Read more...

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Bonnie and Clyde guns’ auctioned for $210,000


January 23rd, 2012 - 9:11 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Kansas City, Jan 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Two guns believed to be originally owned by gangsters Bonnie and Clyde have been purchased for more than $200,000. The guns were seized by the police ... Read more...

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BSP parliamentarian booked under stringent law


December 16th, 2011 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 15 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government Friday invoked the stringent gangsters act aggainst don-turned-Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) MP Dhananjay Singh who was arrested last week for a ... Read more...

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Family wants capital punishment for Dey’s killers


November 25th, 2011 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 25 (IANS) The family members of slain senior journalist Jyotirmoy Dey Friday demanded that capital punishment be given to his killers.Mid Day's editor (special investigations), Dey (56) was ... Read more...

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‘Loot’ downhill all the way (Hindi Movie Review — Rating: * 1/2)


November 4th, 2011 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Loot"; Cast: Govinda, Suniel Shetty, Javed Jaffrey, Mahaaskshay Chakbraborty, Ravi Kissan and Prem Chopra; Director; Rajneesh Thakur; Rating: * 1/2There is a Don (oh, there are many of them ... Read more...

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China arrests 2,200 in crackdown on organied gangs


September 16th, 2011 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 16 (IANS) Police in China have arrested about 2,200 suspected gangsters and destroyed 18 gangs during a nationwide crackdown, said the ministry of public security in a statement.The ... Read more...

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‘Shabri’ director pens novel on its journey to release


August 30th, 2011 - 8:51 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 30 (IANS) Actor-writer Lalit Marathe, who had to wait for five years for the release of his directorial debut "Shabri", made under Ram Gopal Varma Production, is ... Read more...

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Actor Gulshan Devaiah on negative streak!


August 29th, 2011 - 9:50 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 29 (IANS) Whether it was as Ricky in "Dum Maaro Dum", KC in "Shaitan" or his latest role in forthcoming film "That Girl In Yellow Boots", Gulshan Devaiah's ... Read more...

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Britain pulled up for doublespeak


August 11th, 2011 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 11 (IANS) A Chinese newspaper Wednesday pulled up British authorities for calling rioters in London "thugs" while lauding those in revolt in Third World countries as defenders ... Read more...

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Delhi staged shootout: Rs.15 lakh for victims’ families


July 4th, 2011 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) The Delhi government was Monday directed to pay compensation of Rs.15 lakh each to the families of two businessmen 14 years after they were shot ... Read more...

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It’s the Big B through and through in ‘Bbuddah…’ (IANS Hindi Film Review)


July 2nd, 2011 - 1:09 am ICT by IANS
Film: "Bbuddah…Hoga Tera Baap"; Starring: Amitabh Bachchan, Sonu Sood, Hema Malini, Raveena Tandon, Prakash Raj, Makarand Deshpande, Charmee Kaur; Written & Directed by: Puri Jagannath; Rating: *** 1/2Folklore has ... Read more...

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US has over a million gangsters


June 27th, 2011 - 1:09 pm ICT by IANS
New York, June 27 (IANS) More than one million people, mostly youth, are involved in gangs in the US, say official statisticsAccording to a Department of Justice report, there were ... Read more...

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Mobile phones seized in Bihar jail


June 23rd, 2011 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, June 23 (IANS) Three mobile phones were seized from inmates of a Bihar jail during a raid early Thursday, police said.A police team led by city police superintendent Sandip ... Read more...

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‘Aaranya Kaandam’ - a realistic account of gangsters (Tamil Movie Review)


June 11th, 2011 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Aaranya Kaandam"; Cast: Jackie Shroff, Ravi Krishna Sampath Raj, Yasmin Ponnappa, Somasundaram; Producer: Capital Film Works; Director: Thiagarajan Kumararaja; Music: Yuvan Shankar Raja; Rating: *** 1/2Debutant Thiagarajan Kumararaja's "Aaranya Kaandam", ... Read more...

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Shetty’s ‘Singham’ set for monsoon release


June 3rd, 2011 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 3 (IANS) Rohit Shetty, known for directing comedies, is coming out with an action movie called "Singham" after eight years and the cop movie will land ... Read more...

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Two held for making extortion calls


April 28th, 2011 - 2:07 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) Two people were arrested for making extortion calls to a city-based silver trader demanding Rs.1 crore, police said Wednesday.The arrested men have been identified as ... Read more...

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