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  • Delhi MLA Rakhi Birla's sister-in-law alleges domestic violence for years 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Trouble is brewing for former Delhi Women and Child Minister and Aam Aadmi Party MLA Rakhi Birla as her sister-in-law claimed that she has been subjected to domestic violence for years. Priyanka accused Rakhi's brother Vikram Bidlan of assaulting her and beating her with a belt. Priyanka said, "Incidents...
  • Don't compare me with Sunny Leone, compare me with Jennifer Lopez, Madonna: Rakhi Sawant April 17, 2015

    Mumbai: The outspoken and blunt Rakhi Sawant detests any comparison with adult film star-turned-Bollywood actress Sunny Leone, and says she should instead be compared to the likes of international icons Jennifer Lopez and Madonna. At the shooting of a video album, Rakhi, who was dressed in a revealing ensemble, hit back...
  • Gift controversy, brawl mar Rakhi Birla's birthday event April 16, 2015

    New Delhi: AAP MLA Rakhi Birla's birthday celebrations turned sour on Wednesday amid allegations of her receiving an expensive SUV as gift and a brawl between supporters of party MLA Rituraj Jha and a group of protesters at the venue. Social media was abuzz with pictures of the car which forced...
  • AAP's Rakhi demands sacking of cops who thrashed 2 Dalit girls April 4, 2015

    New Delhi: AAP MLA from Mangolpuri Rakhi Bidlan on Saturday demanded immediate sacking of the police personnel who had allegedly thrashed two Dalit girls inside Rohini south police station in outer Delhi. Terming the incident as "barbaric", Bidlan alleged that the girls were stripped and beaten up by both male and...
  • Delhi: Police officer allegedly thrashes two women inside police station April 4, 2015

    New Delhi: Two women were allegedly beaten up by a sub-inspector inside a police station in New Delhi's Rohini area. Four police officers including a sub-inspector have been suspended. The women, in their complaint, alleged that the sub-inspector thrashed them forcing them to confess in a case of robbery. A...
  • Watch: Rakhi Sawant confesses her love for Virat Kohli; also makes fun of Anushka Sharma's alleged lip-job March 18, 2015

    Rakhi Sawant is always a delight to watch, especially when she speaks twice before thinking. She claims that Anushka Sharma has not yet laid claim on Virat Kohli by confessing her love. And in the meanwhile she, Rakhi Sawant, openly confessed her love for Virat Kohli.She also had time to...
  • Rakhi Sawant blows whistle on AIB controversy; reveals that the video has been dubbed February 24, 2015

    The AIB roast has so far has been a host of controversies. There have been numerous complaints and opinions and FIRs and debates. But all that is history now.Actress Rakhi Sawant, of 'Bigg Boss' and 'Rakhi Ka Swayamvar' fame, has recently made a shocking revelation. In an interview, Rakhi claimed...
  • All six women candidates of Aam Aadmi Party make it to Delhi Assembly February 10, 2015

    New Delhi: There are six women who have managed to secure a place in the 70-member Delhi Assembly and all of them belong to the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP). They are Rakhi Birla, Bandna Kumari, Saritha Singh, Alka Lambha, Pramila Tokas and Bhavna Gaur. Former Women and Child Welfare minister Rakhi...
  • Voters have immense faith on us: Rakhi Birla February 5, 2015

    New Delhi: Former Delhi minister and AAP candidate from Mangolpuri assembly Rakhi Birla feels people were disappointed by the resignation of Arvind Kejriwal as chief minister but they have not 'broken up' with the party and will make it a clear winner in the polls on Saturday. One of the most...
  • Mallika Sherawat says she wants to do films where she can act February 1, 2015

    Mumbai: Actress Mallika Sherawat says she is flooded with offers of glamorous roles in Bollywood. Asked why is she choosy with her scripts, Mallika told IANS: "Yes, I am a little choosy. Usually the roles that I get from Bollywood are very glamorous roles. I want to do roles where I...
  • Mika wants to do a song with Rakhi Sawant December 23, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood singer Mika Singh, who scorched the headlines after his kissing controversy with Rakhi Sawant in 2006, says he will soon do a song featuring the item girl. The duo, who parted ways after the kissing controversy, are back together. Mika and Rakhi were spotted together at the trailer launch...
  • Rakhi Sawant: Whatever I am today is because of my hard work December 22, 2014

    Mumbai: Rakhi Sawant says she doesn't have any limitations as an actress and doesn't mind exposing herself. Rakhi, who shot to fame with the item song 'Mohabbat hai mirchi' over a decade back, is now tied up with promotions of her forthcoming film 'Mumbai Can Dance Saalaa'. But she said that...
  • Rakhi Sawant: Girls in India should be permitted to carry a gun to protect their integrity December 16, 2014

    Rakhi Sawant, who was in the capital for the launch of her brother Rakesh Sawant's new album on 16th December rape incident spoke on the issue of women safety in the country. Remembering the gruesome rape case in 2012, the 36-year-old actress said that she can't express...
  • Rakhi Sawant's friend slaps director over casting couch December 12, 2014

    Mumbai: A friend of Bollywood actress and item girl Rakhi Sawant has publicly slapped Sachendra Sharma, the director of 'Mumbai Can Dance Saala', accusing him of demanding 'favours' from her. The director has refuted the claim, terming it as a 'publicity stunt'. At the music launch of 'Mumbai Can Dance Saala'...
  • Women constables tie rakhis to traffic violators in Rajkot August 10, 2014

    Rajkot: The Rajkot police on Sunday turned 'Raksha Bandhan' festival into a unique drive to spread awareness on traffic rules, wherein women constables tied rakhis to violators of traffic norms. "The traffic branch of Rajkot city police adopted a unique way wherein female police constables tied rakhis to those persons who...
  • Quick Quiz: Can you guess which Bollywood films these Rakshabandhan scenes are from? August 10, 2014

    Raksha Bandhan has always been an integral part of the Hindi film industry. There have been actors who will always be remembered for their portrayal of onscreen siblings. ...
  • Women buy rakhis with Modi's image, say it carries promise of 'ache din' August 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi fever has gripped the nation once again on the occasion of Raksha Bandhan. From Uttar Pradesh to Rajasthan, Modi rakhis have been a rage this festival. In the Pink City, rakhis with Modi's image on it were flying off the shelves. Women said that...
  • Photos: Did you spot the WhatsApp Rakhi in the market? The most unusual Rakhis on the internet for the modern brothers! August 10, 2014

    How many hours did you spend selecting the best Rakhi for your beloved brother? Hopping from one stall to another, it is every sister's aim to buy the best design in the market for her brother. Rakhis have come of age too! Once upon a time it used to be...
  • Watch: Got 'Bhai Zoned' on Raksha Bandhan by the woman you wanted to date? You need to see this to know what you are doing wrong August 9, 2014

    It is a widely accepted fact that if a guy is 'Bhai Zoned', there is just no chance for him to try his luck of wooing that girl. While being a brother to any woman is the highest honour, it isn't good for your dating profile. A video by Culture Machine,...
  • Elderly widows from Vrindavan make 'rakhis' for PM Modi August 6, 2014

    After Varanasi, elderly widows from Mathura are getting the opportunity to celebrate this 'Rakshabandhan' festival in a special way as they will send handcrafted 'rakhis' and sweets to Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The event is a part of efforts to bring these women, who have been socially ostracised for ages and...
  • Widows of Varanasi preparing 'rakhis' for 'brother' Modi August 3, 2014

    This 'Rakshabandhan' festival will be special for hundreds of elderly widows of Varanasi as they plan to send 1,000 'rakhis' along with sweets to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who made his parliamentary debut in May from this temple town. The event is part of efforts to bring these women, who have...
  • Snapshot: Rakhi Sawant looks grim in a stiff blue kurta; inaugurates Republican Party of India's new office July 8, 2014

    Last month, Bollywood actress Rakhi Sawant joined the Republican Party of India (RPI), after her own party 'Rashtriya Aam Party' failed to generate any interest among voters. Sawant, who hopes to contest the ensuing state assembly elections against Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief Raj Thackeray, looked grim and serious in an...
  • Rakhi Sawant joins RPI, ready to fight against Raj Thackeray June 29, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Rakhi Sawant Saturday joined the Republican Party of India (RPI) as the national executive president of its women's wing. "I am not scared of anyone... If required, I am ready to contest the forthcoming Maharashtra assembly elections against (Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief) Raj Thackeray," Sawant said soon after...
  • Rakhi Sawant joins RPI, says ready to fight against MNS chief June 28, 2014

    Mumbai: After her miserable electoral debut in Lok Sabha elections, Bollywood starlet Rakhi Sawant ON saturday joined Ramdas Athawaleled RPI and said she would not hesitate to contest the upcoming assembly polls against MNS chief Raj Thackeray. "I am scared of none," she said when asked if she would throw her...
  • Snapshot: Makeup fail, or a botox job gone bad? What is up with Rakhi Sawant's face? June 10, 2014

    Headlineseeking damsel and aspiring "politician" Rakhi Sawant managed to shake even the most seasoned journalists recently. The reason? Her face. The patchy makeup, OTT fake lashes, brown contacts and unusually puffy face, left a longlasting impression on everyone present. You have to see it to believe it. But proceed at...
  • AAP leader Rakhi Birla hits out at Ramdev over Dalit remark April 28, 2014

    AAP leader Rakhi Birla on Sunday flayed Yoga guru Ramdev over his remarks on Dalits saying he has not only insulted the community but also women of this country and questioned the silence of Narendra Modi and BJP on the issue. She said BJP and its prime ministerial candidate Modi's silence...