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Hindi Film 101: Bombay and Crime and Films, Part 2

Happy Tuesday!  Time to finish off my posts on Crime and Film (first post here).  And if I end up mysteriously disappearing, or randomly shot in a drive-by, you will know why!   3,585 more words

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The most elusive, ruthless and wanted criminal in India is finally dead.

The person who defied all odds and remained out of the reach of the law enforcing agencies for decades. Taking refuge deep behind the enemy lines. 423 more words


Dawood Ibrahim is dead? He suffered a massive heart attack

Dawood Ibrahim may be dead. He had suffered a heart attack and was undergoing treatment in Karachi. While the don’s men claim that he is fine, there are reports that he had suffered from a massive heart attack was very critical. 20 more words

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Shraddha brings real touch to her character as Haseena

Shraddha Kapoor who is gearing up for her upcoming movie Haseena, borrowed props from Haseena Parkar’s family to bring more authenticity to her role. She plays underworld don Dawood Ibrahim’s sister in the movie based on the latter’s life. 97 more words


Hindi Film 101: Nepotism in the Hindi Film Industry, Part 2

Happy Thursday!  On Tuesday, I started a discussion of Hindi film history and industrial development, inspired by all the discussion of “nepotism” popping up lately.  I don’t usually plug… 3,190 more words

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It's a wrap for Haseena

Director Apoorva Lakhia has finished shooting for Haseena starring siblings Shraddha and Siddhanth Kapoor. The film slated to release on July 14 is based on underworld don Dawood Ibrahim’s sister Haseena Parker, a role played by Shraddha. 10 more words


How UAE and India are plotting the end of Dawood Ibrahim

With the United Arab Emirates government already probing his properties and the Enforcement Directorate filing a case under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act, it appears that bad days for Dawood Ibrahim have begun. 28 more words

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