05 Dec 2019
Happy Birthday Shikhar Dhawan: A look at his top moments
One of India's most successful white-ball openers, Shikhar Dhawan turned 34 on Thursday.
30 Sep 2019
Viju Khote, famous for playing Kaalia in Sholay, passes away
Veteran Bollywood actor Viju Khote, famous for playing the role of Kaalia in iconic movie Sholay, passed away on Monday. He was 77.
08 Aug 2019
Why did Ajay Devgn turn down 'Satte Pe Satta' remake?
Since long, news of Satte Pe Satta remake, with Hrithik Roshan rumored to be reprising Amitabh Bachchan's dual role of Ravi Anand/Babu, has been hitting headlines.
02 May 2017
Revisiting and not "remembering" Satyajit Ray on his birthday
When my editor asked me to do a piece on Satyajit Ray's 96th birth-anniversary, the brief was, "something which is a tribute, not cliché, but contemporary."
10 Dec 2016
MP CM gifts late Bhopal jail employee's daughter a job
Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan attended the wedding of late Bhopal jail employee Ramashankar Yadav's daughter.
13 Nov 2016
Bhopal encounter: MP govt to announce cash reward for villagers
The Madhya Pradesh government would announce a cash reward for the villagers who reportedly helped police track down the SIMI men who escaped from Bhopal Central Jail.
10 Nov 2016
Court slams state-government for delay in informing about SIMI encounter
A Bhopal Court slammed the state government for a nine-day delay in formally appraising the judiciary about the SIMI-encounter.
09 Nov 2016
Ex-prisoner says Bhopal cells had to be unlocked from outside
Mohammed Khalil, a former inmate of Bhopal Central Jail said the jail was designed to prevent inmates, even in possession of a key, from unlocking the cells from inside.
05 Nov 2016
5 different investigations underway in the SIMI jailbreak case
Due to the rising clamor over how the SIMI encounter has been handled, MP government has announced five different inquiries into the incident so far.
04 Nov 2016
As controversy mounts, MP orders judicial probe into encounter
Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has ordered a judicial inquiry into the encounter that killed 8 convicts who escaped from Bhopal's central jail.
03 Nov 2016
More prisoners had planned to escape from Bhopal jail
Investigators said that evidence collected so far indicates that all 29 SIMI operatives lodged in Bhopal Central Jail may have planned to escape together.
02 Nov 2016
NHRC issues notice to MP govt over Bhopal encounter
The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued a notice to the MP government over the encounter which led to the killing of 8 escapees from Bhopal Central Jail.
01 Nov 2016
Video clips question authenticity of Bhopal encounter
Two video clips, purportedly depicting the encounter when police killed the SIMI terrorists who escaped from Bhopal Central Jail have raised questions on the authenticity of the encounter.
31 Oct 2016
Bhopal jail escapees killed in encounter
Sources have stated that all the 8 inmates who broke out of Bhopal Central Prison have been killed in an encounter with police in Eintkhedi village near Bhopal.
15 Aug 2016
Sholay celebrates its 41st anniversary
It has been 41 years since the movie Sholay was released on big screen.