Dawood Ibrahim

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'I owe my living to Dawood Ibrahim': Ram Gopal Varma

26 Jan 2021

'I owe my living to Dawood Ibrahim': Ram Gopal Varma

Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma is known for making movies on crimes and the underworld.

NIA suspects Dawood Ibrahim link in Kerala gold smuggling case

15 Oct 2020

NIA suspects Dawood Ibrahim link in Kerala gold smuggling case

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) suspects that the most-wanted terrorist Dawood Ibrahim could be involved in the Kerala gold smuggling case, which has rocked politics in the Southern state for weeks now.

Pakistan admits Dawood Ibrahim lives in Karachi, releases his address

22 Aug 2020

Pakistan admits Dawood Ibrahim lives in Karachi, releases his address

The Pakistan government on Saturday admitted that Dawood Ibrahim, who is among India's most wanted, lives in Karachi.

Dawood Ibrahim tests positive for coronavirus, hospitalized: Report

05 Jun 2020

Dawood Ibrahim tests positive for coronavirus, hospitalized: Report

Wanted terrorist Dawood Ibrahim has contracted coronavirus and is admitted to an army hospital in Karachi, Pakistan, News18 reported on Friday citing top government sources.

Rishi Kapoor: 10 memorable movies you can stream right away

30 Apr 2020

Rishi Kapoor: 10 memorable movies you can stream right away

We all have our distinct set of vivid memories from Rishi Kapoor's rich filmography.

Rishi Kapoor: The legend's five best performances of this decade

30 Apr 2020

Rishi Kapoor: The legend's five best performances of this decade

Rishi Kapoor loved movies.

LeT wanted to paint 26/11 attack as 'Hindu terrorism'

18 Feb 2020

LeT wanted to paint 26/11 attack as 'Hindu terrorism'

Lashkar-e-Taiba, the hated terrorist organization which executed the Mumbai attacks years ago, wanted to pass it off as a case of "Hindu terrorism".

Sanjay Raut withdraws controversial statement on Indira Gandhi's underworld connection

16 Jan 2020

Sanjay Raut withdraws controversial statement on Indira Gandhi's underworld connection

After his remarks on former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi and underworld don Karim Lala sparked controversy, Shiv Sena spokesperson Sanjay Raut on Thursday withdrew his statement.

Ex-Dawood Ibrahim aide gangster Ejaz Lakdawala arrested in Mumbai

09 Jan 2020

Ex-Dawood Ibrahim aide gangster Ejaz Lakdawala arrested in Mumbai

In a major breakthrough, Mumbai Police arrested Ejaz Lakdawala, a wanted underworld don who was on the run for 20 long years.

ED summons Shilpa Shetty's husband Raj Kundra in money-laundering case

29 Oct 2019

ED summons Shilpa Shetty's husband Raj Kundra in money-laundering case

Enforcement Directorate has issued summons to businessman Raj Kundra, and husband of actress Shilpa Shetty, in connection to a money laundering case.

Masood Azhar, Hafiz Saeed declared terrorists under new anti-terror law

04 Sep 2019

Masood Azhar, Hafiz Saeed declared terrorists under new anti-terror law

On Wednesday, Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) chief Masood Azhar and Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) founder Hafiz Muhammad Saeed were declared individual terrorists by the Centre under the new anti-terror law.

Everything wrong with CJI Ranjan Gogoi sexual harassment case

05 May 2019

Everything wrong with CJI Ranjan Gogoi sexual harassment case

The Supreme Court of India has become the center of controversy ever since a former employee of the apex court leveled allegations of sexual harassment against the Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi.

Ex-aide of gangster Dawood, Lambu Shakeel, dies of heart ailment

25 Mar 2019

Ex-aide of gangster Dawood, Lambu Shakeel, dies of heart ailment

A former aide of fugitive gangster Dawood Ibrahim died in Jaslok Hospital in south Mumbai, medical authorities said today.

Pawan Khera likens Modi to Masood Azhar, Osama; sparks row

17 Mar 2019

Pawan Khera likens Modi to Masood Azhar, Osama; sparks row

A massive row erupted after Congress' spokesperson Pawan Khera equated Prime Minister Narendra Modi to terrorists during a program on a news channel on Saturday.

Pakistan should return Dawood to show stand against terrorism: Govt-sources

16 Mar 2019

Pakistan should return Dawood to show stand against terrorism: Govt-sources

If Pakistan was sincere in tackling terror, then it should at least hand over to India Dawood Ibrahim, Sayeed Salahudeen and other terrorists who are Indian citizens and residing in that country, government sources said today.

Al Jazeera releases documentary, claims evidence of spot-fixing in cricket

22 Oct 2018

Al Jazeera releases documentary, claims evidence of spot-fixing in cricket

Al Jazeera released another documentary, on Sunday, alleging incidents of spot-fixing in at least 15 international matches (6 ODIs, 6 Tests and 3 T20Is) from 2011 to 2012.

UK: Dawood's key aide Jabir Moti arrested at London hotel

19 Aug 2018

UK: Dawood's key aide Jabir Moti arrested at London hotel

Jabir Moti, a key aide of India's most wanted terrorist Dawood Ibrahim, has been arrested by British police at London's Hilton Hotel on Friday.

Soon, a web-series on underworld and D-Company by RGV

27 Jul 2018

Soon, a web-series on underworld and D-Company by RGV

Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma is once again set to explore the subject of "underworld", this time in a web series.

You've no future, director Anubhav Sinha's tells trolls

16 Jul 2018

You've no future, director Anubhav Sinha's tells trolls

The trailer of 'Mulk' confirmed the movie treads a slippery path- the way minorities are treated in the country, and the ever-increasing culture to question everyone's patriotism.

'Hollywood makes movies on Ramanujan,Bollywood on tainted-characters': RSS on 'Sanju'

13 Jul 2018

'Hollywood makes movies on Ramanujan,Bollywood on tainted-characters': RSS on 'Sanju'

While 'Sanju' raked in the big bucks, certain sections expressed disappointment about the 'glorification' of a convict.

Mumbai: AK-56 seized from Dawood gang member's house; wife arrested

07 Jul 2018

Mumbai: AK-56 seized from Dawood gang member's house; wife arrested

An AK-56 rifle has been seized from the house of a member of Dawood Ibrahim gang in suburban Goregaon in Mumbai.

Training-book tells BJP cadres China is a threat

19 Jun 2018

Training-book tells BJP cadres China is a threat

A training book being circulated to Bharatiya Janata Party's cadres tells China is a threat to India, forced religious conversion are on a rise, and claims Maoists are supported by Pakistan.

Delhi: Gangster Rajesh Bharti, who murdered father at 11, gunned-down

10 Jun 2018

Delhi: Gangster Rajesh Bharti, who murdered father at 11, gunned-down

On Saturday night, Delhi Police gunned down wanted criminal Rajesh Bharti and three of his aides in a deadly gunfight in Chattarpur.

Abu Salem sentenced to 7-years' imprisonment in 2002 extortion case

07 Jun 2018

Abu Salem sentenced to 7-years' imprisonment in 2002 extortion case

Notorious gangster Abu Salem has been sentenced to seven years' imprisonment for extortion: in 2002, the criminal demanded Rs. 5cr as 'protection money' from Delhi-based businessman Ashok Gupta.

Now, Housefull director Sajid Khan named in IPL betting scam

05 Jun 2018

Now, Housefull director Sajid Khan named in IPL betting scam

After Bollywood actor-director Arbaaz Khan confessed to having taken part in IPL betting, another well-known Bollywood celebrity has now been named in connection to the betting racket.

IPL betting: Police certain of distant, but clear, Dawood connection

05 Jun 2018

IPL betting: Police certain of distant, but clear, Dawood connection

Senior inspector Pradeep Sharma of Thane Anti-Extortion Cell (AEC), who is investigating IPL betting scam, said on Monday that there was a distant but clear Dawood Ibrahim connection in the scam.

Salman Khan's brother Arbaaz summoned in IPL betting scam

01 Jun 2018

Salman Khan's brother Arbaaz summoned in IPL betting scam

Actor-director Arbaaz Khan, brother of Salman Khan, has been summoned today by Thane Police in relation to an IPL betting scam, reports said.

Bombay blasts: Gujarat ATS arrests Dawood's aide, a key accused

01 Jun 2018

Bombay blasts: Gujarat ATS arrests Dawood's aide, a key accused

Ahmed Mohammad Lambu, a key accused in the 1993 Bombay bomb blasts, was arrested by Gujarat ATS Thursday night.

Threats to 22 MLAs may be from hackers: UP police

24 May 2018

Threats to 22 MLAs may be from hackers: UP police

Uttar Pradesh police said today the threatening messages sent to 22 MLAs recently may be the handiwork of professional hackers, who are using a proxy server to send messages.

Jyotirmoy Dey murder: Chhota Rajan gets life-sentence, Jigna Vora acquitted

02 May 2018

Jyotirmoy Dey murder: Chhota Rajan gets life-sentence, Jigna Vora acquitted

Gangster Chhota Rajan, currently lodged in Tihar Central Jail, has been awarded life sentence in the 2011 Jyotirmoy Dey murder case.

SC dismisses plea by Dawood's-family, orders seizure of his properties

20 Apr 2018

SC dismisses plea by Dawood's-family, orders seizure of his properties

The SC has dismissed a plea by Dawood Ibrahim's family challenging attachment of 'their' properties in Mumbai worth crores, most of which have allegedly been acquired with the gangster's ill-gotten wealth.

1993 Mumbai blasts death row convict Tahir Merchant dead

18 Apr 2018

1993 Mumbai blasts death row convict Tahir Merchant dead

Tahir Merchant alias Tahir Takla, one of the convicts in the 1993 Mumbai blasts case who was sentenced to death, died at a hospital in Pune early on Wednesday, a police official said.

Hafiz Saeed, Dawood Ibrahim feature in UNSC's terrorist list

04 Apr 2018

Hafiz Saeed, Dawood Ibrahim feature in UNSC's terrorist list

A total of 139 entities from Pakistan have been named in The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) consolidated list of terrorists- individuals and organizations.

Major win: Dawood Ibrahim's aide Farooq Takla brought to India

08 Mar 2018

Major win: Dawood Ibrahim's aide Farooq Takla brought to India

In a major win for India, an aide of wanted gangster Dawood Ibrahim has been deported from Dubai.

Dawood wanted to return but Indian government rejected conditions: Lawyer

07 Mar 2018

Dawood wanted to return but Indian government rejected conditions: Lawyer

Wanted gangster Dawood Ibrahim is "keen to return to India," but the government didn't accept any of his conditions, said well-known criminal lawyer Shyam Keswani, who is representing Dawood's brother Iqbal Kaskar in court.

Salem moves Human Rights Court to cancel his India extradition

10 Feb 2018

Salem moves Human Rights Court to cancel his India extradition

Underworld gangster Abu Salem has moved the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) to get his extradition to India canceled. He wants them to transfer him back to Portugal.

Dawood Ibrahim's D-Company once again targets Chhota Rajan in Tihar

27 Dec 2017

Dawood Ibrahim's D-Company once again targets Chhota Rajan in Tihar

Dawood Ibrahim's D-Company is trying to get rid of Chhota Rajan even while he's in prison.

Dawood Ibrahim breaking up with trusted aide Chhota Shakeel?

13 Dec 2017

Dawood Ibrahim breaking up with trusted aide Chhota Shakeel?

Rumors are that all is not well between wanted gangster Dawood Ibrahim and his most trusted aide Chhota Shakeel.

Dawood depressed over family problems: Only son becomes maulana

26 Nov 2017

Dawood depressed over family problems: Only son becomes maulana

If the confessions of Dawood Ibrahim's brother Iqbal Kaskar are true, the feared gangster seems to be having family problems and is depressed.

Three Mumbai properties of Dawood Ibrahim auctioned

14 Nov 2017

Three Mumbai properties of Dawood Ibrahim auctioned

Less than a month after a few of gangster Dawood Ibrahim's Mumbai properties were put up for auction, three of them were sold for Rs. 11.58cr, an official said.