The Salman phenomenon

Four eminent writers present their perspective on Salman Khan, his fans and the post-verdict debate.

Updated - April 02, 2016 08:52 pm IST

Published - May 08, 2015 03:35 am IST

The Bollywood actor was held guilty of all counts in the 13-year-old case.

The Bollywood actor was held guilty of all counts in the 13-year-old case.


But he is an honourable man

Anil Dharker The movie supercop who beats up a dozen villains single-handedly fled from the scene of crime.

>In films and real life

Basharat Peer Cosying up to the ruling party and always playing the good cop are just some things the star did.


In Salman they trust

Baradwaj Rangan A fascinating new documentary shows us what Salman means to an India that’s not quite shining.


The colour of money

Satish Nandagaonkar The Bollywood superstar is a highly bankable name in an industry that's going through bleak times.

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