Jaya Prada

  • MPs Rating: Jaya Prada scores 4.8 on a scale of 10 18-04-2014 08:56 AM

    New Delhi: Veteran actor Jaya Prada a two term MP from Rampur, Uttar Pradesh has scored 4.8 on a scale of 10 in a survey conducted by CNN-IBN and ADR that rates our parliamentarians' performance. While Jaya Prada got 4.4 for accessibility and 4.5 for trustworthiness, she scored 4.9 for...
  • Statement by Mulayam Singh on anti-rape laws is shameful: Jaya Prada 14-04-2014 02:44 PM

    RLD candidate from Bijnore, Jaya Prada slammed Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh over his recent controversial remarks on anti-rape laws, terming his rhetoric as "shameful and irresponsible." The actor-turned-politician while speaking to media in Agra on Sunday in Kheragarha area of Fatehpur Sikri said that Singh's comment reflect his attitutde...
  • Case against Jaya Prada for violating poll code 09-04-2014 12:12 PM

    A case has been registered against Rashtriya Lok Dal candidate Jaya Prada and party's district president Ajit Rathi for violation of Model Code of Conduct in Muzaffarnagar, police said on Wednesday. They said the yesteryear actress, who is contesting from Bijnore Lok Sabha constituency was charged for violating model code...
  • Watch: RLD candidate Jaya Prada sings 'de de pyaar de, vote de' 02-04-2014 11:13 AM

    Singing her way through campaigning is the new RLD candidate from Bijnor Jaya Prada. She has a message for other actresses in politics that they should leave star tantrums behind. ...
  • Show me the money: 5 cars, Rs 92 lakh property among Jaya Prada's assets 01-04-2014 09:33 AM

    Rashtriya Lok Dal leader and actress Jaya Prada owns assests worth over 12.7 Crore. ...
  • Muzaffarngar riots shouldn't be used for electoral gains: Jaya Prada 21-03-2014 01:07 PM

    The communal violence of last year was an unfortunate episode but no political party should use it to derive electoral gains, Rashtriya Lok Dal leader and actress Jaya Prada has said. Named as the RLD candidate for the Bijnore Lok Sabha seat after she recently joined the Ajit Singh-led party,...
  • RLD gives ticket to Amar Singh, Jaya Prada from Fatehpur Sikri, Bijnore 11-03-2014 11:52 PM

    A day after they joined RLD, Amar Singh and Rampur MP Jaya Prada were on Tuesday named party candidates from Fatehpur Sikri and Bijnore Lok Sabha seatsrespectively. RLD chief Ajit Singh will contest from Bagpat while his son Jayant Chowdhury from Mathura constituency, according to the first list of six...
  • Interesting alliances- the flavour of 2014 Lok Sabha elections 11-03-2014 12:04 AM

    New Delhi: As elections draws near, interesting tie-ups between political parties and leaders are being witnessed. The most prominent one on Tuesday being Amar Singh and Jaya Prada jumping ship to join Ajit Singh's Rashtriya Lok Dal, an ally of the Congress. They may be struggling to be politically relevant...
  • Amar Singh joins RLD but tries to appease Congress with apology 10-03-2014 01:57 PM

    New Delhi: Amar Singh's candour is fresh as ever. In an interview to CNN-IBN, the former Samajwadi Party leader staunchly defended his move to join the Rashtriya Lok Dal with a line that drew on a hit Bollywood song, "Tum karo toh rasleela, main karun toh character dheela. (If you...
  • Amar Chitra Katha part 3: Amar Singh, Jaya Prada join RLD 10-03-2014 12:24 PM

    New Delhi: In the season of defections and 'adjustments', one of India's most colourful politicians Amar Singh has joined the Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) of Ajit Singh. After he was sacked from the Mulayam Singh Yadav's Samajwadi Party (SP), Amar Singh was out of circulation for sometime. The 2008 'cash...
  • Will join RLD today: Former SP leader Amar Singh 10-03-2014 11:13 AM

    New Delhi: Former Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh has said that he will join the Rashtriya Lok Dal on Monday. His announcement came after the Congress reportedly told him to contest as an independent candidate. The RLD is fighting the 2014 General Elections along with the Congress. It will contest...
  • Former SP leader Jaya Prada slams Akhilesh government over Saifai festival 10-01-2014 08:51 PM

    Actress-turned-politician Jaya Prada on Friday hit out at the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav over the controversial Saifai Mahotsav. Speaking to reporters in Shirdi after visiting the Saibaba shrine, Jaya Prada, a former Samajwadi Party leader, said that while common people were suffering under the intense cold spell in...
  • VIPs nominated relatives, friends for Padma awards 2013: RTI query 09-11-2013 02:24 PM

    New Delhi: There is a controversy brewing over the 2013 Padma awards. An RTI application filed reveals that VIPs nominated family members and colleagues in sheer disregard to conflict of interest. The RTI reveals that some recommended as many as 25 nominees for the Padma awards. Congress treasurer Motilal Vora,...
  • Kangana Ranaut: Rajjo is a bold courtesan 28-10-2013 03:26 PM

    Mumbai: Kangana Ranaut, who plays a nautch girl in 'Rajjo', says to get under the skin of her character, she met some of the courtesans of Nagpada, a place in South Mumbai. Directed by Vishwas Patil, 'Rajjo' is based on the life of a prostitute and Kangana's character is based...
  • Jaya Prada meets Meira Kumar, raises red beacon issue 17-04-2013 02:39 AM

    New Delhi: Against the backdrop of controversy over Uttar Pradesh officials removing red beacon from her vehicle, Rampur MP Jaya Prada on Tuesday met Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar alleging violation of Parliamentary privileges. Jaya Prada, an unattached MP from Samajwadi Party, met Kumar along with expelled SP leader Amar...
  • UP: Beacon of Jaya Prada's vehicle removed forcibly 13-04-2013 09:37 PM

    Rampur: Samajwadi Party MP Jaya Prada on Saturday said the beacon of her vehicle was forcibly removed by some government officials and threatened to raise the issue in Parliament. She claimed that a group of about two dozen officials, including policemen, were present during the procedure at her home. "The...
  • Krantiveera Sangolli Rayanna: Darshan steals the show 01-11-2012 06:39 PM

    This is an exceptional film in the history of Kannada cinema. A historical film 'Krantiveera Sangolli Rayanna' is laudable for its rich effort and well controlled performance by character artists and chilling performance from challenging star of Kannada cinema Darshan. The power of this film is powerful dialogues for Darshan....
  • Anna good but Bedi, Kejriwal tainted: Jaya Prada 04-01-2012 10:59 PM

    Jalna: Vice president of Rashtriya Lok Manch and actress Jaya Prada on Wednesday said that though Anna Hazare was a good and sincere person, his associates Kiran Bedi and Arvind Kejriwal were tainted. "Anna Hazare is good and sincere. But the people surrounding him...Kiran Bedi and Kejriwal, are tainted," the...
  • Hema Malini, Jaya Prada to be honoured 11-11-2011 05:27 PM

    New Delhi: Yesteryears actresses Hema Malini and Jaya Prada will be honoured with Aadhi Aabadi Women Achievers awards for their contribution to Indian cinema. The award aims at recognise women who have achieved success and emerged as role models. "It's an achievement in itself to be able to honour legends...
  • Jaya thanks people and court for bail to Amar 24-10-2011 10:44 PM

    New Delhi: Film actor-turned-MP Jayaprada on Monday expressed her happiness at bail granted to Rajya Sabha MP Amar Singh in the cash-for-vote scam, thanking people and the court for the order. "I thank people of this nation and honourable court also" she said after the Delhi High Court granted bail...
  • Watch: Shilpa Shetty's 'The Desire' trailer 17-10-2011 06:13 PM

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty is making a comeback with The Desire-Journey of a Woman. Apart from Shilpa Shetty, the movie also has Chinese actor Xia Yu, Jaya Prada and Anupam Kher in the star cast. The film is about an Indian Classical dancer Goutami. She falls in love with...
  • Amar Singh gets bail, Jaya Prada cries 15-09-2011 10:18 PM

    New Delhi: The Tees Hazari Court has given Rajya Sabha MP Amar Singh partial relief by granting him interim bail till September 19. He has been given bail on a personal bond of Rs 2 lakh and on the condition that he cannot travel abroad. Meanwhile actress Jaya Prada who...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 15-09-2011 10:00 PM

    Amidst the outrage over the petrol price hike, Sonia Gandhi takes over the charge of the Congress. ...
  • Jaya Prada cries as Amar Singh gets bail 15-09-2011 06:19 PM

    Actress-politician Jaya Prada broke down while describing his friend and Rajya Sabha MP Amar Singh's health condition, who has been granted interim bail in the cash-for-votes scam on medical grounds. ...
  • Renuka, Tytler deny links with Hasan Ali Khan 28-05-2011 01:27 PM

    New Delhi: Former Union ministers and Congress leaders Renuka Choudhary and Jagdish Tytler have denied having any links with tax evader Hasan Ali Khan aide Kashinath Tapuriah after he reportedly named them along with expelled Samajwadi Party MP Jaya Prada in his interrogation. The Congress also promised action against any...