Mamta Sharma

  • NCW chief writes to President, L-G, demands Somnath's resignation 28-01-2014 05:54 PM

    New Delhi: National Commission for Women Chairperson Mamta Sharma on Tuesday wrote a letter to President Pranab Mukherjee and Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jund demanding action against Delhi Law Minister Somanth Bharti. In the letter, Mamta demanded that Somnath Bharti be asked to immediately resign from his position. Already under fire...
  • A Billion Votes: Somnath in trouble as Ugandan woman identifies him 22-01-2014 08:10 PM

    Women groups have written to Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Law Minister Somnath Bharti saying that the Khirki area incident is against the rights of all women in general. National Commission for Women Chairperson Mamta Sharma on Wednesday said the SHO cannot summon Delhi Law Minister Somnath Bharti as...
  • AAP vs Delhi Police: Should Arvind Kejriwal sack Somnath Bharti? 22-01-2014 06:54 PM

    Delhi Law Minister Somnath Bharti was seen on Wednesday evading the media. He was identified by one of the complainants as the leader of the midnight raid in Delhi's Khirkee extenstion area. ...
  • Kumar Vishwas refuses to apologise for remarks against Kerala nurses 22-01-2014 01:25 PM

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party leader Kumar Vishwas on Wednesday refused to apologise for his racist and sexist remarks against nurses from Kerala. Refusing to apologise, Vishwas asked if Bollywood actor Raj Babbar will apologise for raping women in films. However, the AAP Kerala unit has apologised for Vishwas's remarks...
  • SHO threatened by AAP supporters, scared to summon Somnath: NCW 22-01-2014 11:21 AM

    New Delhi: National Commission for Women Chairperson Mamta Sharma on Wednesday said the SHO cannot summon Delhi Law Minister Somnath Bharti as he is being threatened by Aam Aadmi Party supporters. Mamta has demanded Bharti's resignation after Ugandan woman complained of misbehaviour by the minister and his supporters. Mamta said,...
  • Under fire CBI chief Ranjit Sinha regrets his 'enjoy rape' comment 13-11-2013 03:47 PM

    New Delhi: Faced with stinging criticism, outrage and demands to step down, CBI Director Ranjit Sinha on Wednesday expressed regret and apologised for his "enjoy rape if you can't prevent it" comment. The CBI chief tried to control the damage by saying that his statement delivered at a conference held...
  • Leela Maderna, Mamta Sharma given Congress tickets for Assembly polls 10-11-2013 11:27 AM

    Leela Maderna, wife of former Rajasthan minister Mahipal Maderna, who is in jail in connection with the Bhanwari Devi murder case, and National Commission for Women chief Mamta Sharma, figure on the third list of 71 candidates released tonight by AICC for the Rajasthan Assembly polls. The list also includes...
  • Delhi: Teenage girl who was abused by employer rescued 01-10-2013 03:14 PM

    A 15-year-old girl was rescued from Vasant Kunj in south Delhi by a joint team of an NGO and police. A 50-year-old woman, Vandana Dheer, has been arrested in Delhi for allegedly brutally abusing her teenaged domestic worker. ...
  • Delhi gangrape: More investigation required in juvenile's role, says Mamta Sharma 14-09-2013 11:36 PM

    Chairperson of National Commission for Women Mamta Sharma has said there is a need to take a hard look at the role of the juvenile who was given 3 years. "The juvenile can not get a lighter sentence just because of a certificate. I think more investigation is required, I...
  • Besharam: Ranbir Kapoor, Pallavi Sharda wrap up song 'Lut gaye' in a day 06-09-2013 12:19 AM

    New Delhi: Dancing seems to come naturally to 'Besharam' actors Ranbir Kapoor and Pallavi Sharda. The two will be seen grooving to wedding number, 'Lut Gaye' in the film, which they reportedly wrapped up in just a day. "Director Abhinav Kashyap had kept three days aside for the shoot of...
  • Mumbai gangrape: City not safe anymore, says Shobha De 23-08-2013 01:44 PM

    A 23-year-old photojournalist was allegedly gangraped by five men on Thursday around 6:30 pm while she was on an assignment at Shakti Mill in Parel area of Central Mumbai, according to police sources. ...
  • 'Zanjeer' Music Review: It's average, could have been better 20-08-2013 10:27 AM

    Composer: Chirantan Bhatt Singers: Mika Singh, Talia Bentson, Mamta Sharma, Shreya Ghoshal Ratings: 3 out of 5 Director Apoorva Lakhia's movie 'Zanjeer', a remake of the 1973 movie of the same name, has seven tracks. While retaining the original flavour of the plot, composer Chirantan Bhatt has given it a...
  • NCW demands patrolling on Puri-Konark marine drive 24-06-2013 02:10 AM

    Puri: A day after slamming the Odisha government as "insensitive" towards crimes against women, National Commission for Women on Sunday demanded 24-hour police patrolling on Puri-Konark marine drive where a blind girl was raped and murdered recently. "There should be round-the-clock patrolling by police on Puri-Konark marine drive where women...
  • Singing is easier than acting: Mamta Sharma 13-05-2013 03:46 PM

    Mumbai: Playback singer Mamta Sharma, well known for her super hit item numbers like 'Munni badnam hui', 'Anaarkali disco chali' and 'Fevicol se', says singing is easier than acting and she has her own reasons for that. "I must tell you, singing compared to acting it's very easy because you...
  • Item numbers are important, says singer Mamta Sharma 29-04-2013 11:05 AM

    Mumbai: The trend of adding "item songs" in Hindi films to spice up things and attract eyeballs continues to find favour in Bollywood, and playback singer Mamta Sharma remains in demand for this genre. Filmmakers Tigmanshu Dhulia, Abhinav Kashyap and Indra Kumar will be having item numbers in their upcoming...
  • Delhi gangrape: 'Tihar jail authorities have been callous' 11-03-2013 10:52 AM

    Delhi gangrape accused Ram Singh committed suicide inside his cell in Tihar jail. His body was found on Monday morning at 5.00 am. ...
  • Punjab gangrape: 'Police in the state politicised' 21-01-2013 12:55 PM

    A 26-year-old woman was allegedly gangraped and dumped on the Bathinda-Dabwali road on Sunday evening. ...
  • TMC workers' act has demeaned women: NCW chief 02-01-2013 02:24 PM

    Trinamool Congress workers were caught on video heckling and throwing money at hired women dancers at their founding day party on Tuesday. ...
  • I Never feel isolated working with Devi Sri: Mamta 20-11-2012 11:45 AM

    Chennai: Playback singer Mamta Sharma, known for hit song 'Munni Badnam', enjoys working with southern music composer Devi Sri Prasad and says he is accommodating and caring. "Devi is full of energy and passion. He takes special interest in each of his singers and gives them the space they need....
  • 'Munni badnaam hui' storm in Nepal Parliament 29-07-2011 01:17 PM

    Kathmandu: When Indian crooner Mamta Sharma's husky voice combined with glamour girl Malaika Arora's pulse-raising gyrations in Bollywood blockbuster "Dabangg", no one doubted that the raunchy song "Munni badnaam hui darling tere liye" would become an all-time hit in the sub-continent. However, few could have guessed that almost a year...