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  • Vrindavan widows to meet PM over protection bill 22-06-2014 05:54 PM

    Widows living in various shelter homes in Vrindavan onSunday said they wanted to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi to persuade him to push for the Widow Protection Bill in the budget session of parliament beginning next month. On the eve of World Widow Day, 90-year-old Manu Ghosh from West Bengal,...
  • Salman Khan, Hema Malini, Vivek Oberoi attend Prime Minister Narendra Modi's oath ceremony 26-05-2014 06:58 PM

    New Delhi: Bollywood superstar Salman Khan and his father and writer Salim Khan, actor Anupam Kher and filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar were among the high profile Bollywood celebrities who attended the swearing-in ceremony of the country's 15th Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his cabinet at the Rashtrapati Bhavan here Monday. Also...
  • Hema Malini: Narendra Modi wave gave an edge to all BJP candidates 19-05-2014 12:14 PM

    Mumbai: Bollywood's Dreamgirl Hema Malini, who has won the Mathura parliamentary seat on a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ticket, is determined to prove all the cynics and smirkers wrong. She says she's not in politics to "pose for pretty pictures in beautiful saris", but to bring "changes needed in the...
  • Hema Malini, Paresh Rawal, Kirron Kher: Star politicians who stole the show this election season 17-05-2014 09:27 AM

    New Delhi: The poll battle is over and many film celebrities like Hema Malini, Moon Moon Sen and Kirron Kher have emerged victorious to become members of parliament. 'Dream Girl' Hema Malini, contesting on a Bharatiya Janata Party ticket from Uttar Pradesh's Mathura, won easily, while actress Kirron Kher, also...
  • Lok Sabha election results: The big winners and losers 16-05-2014 09:29 PM

    The Bharatiya Janata Party, driven by its Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, scripted history on Friday as it went well above the half-way mark of 272 seats in the Lok Sabha elections. The Modi wave was evident as results poured in during the Friday finale with the NDA taking over...
  • Lok Sabha election results: General VK Singh, Captain Amarinder Singh among big winners 16-05-2014 02:41 PM

    The Bharatiya Janata Party, driven by its Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, scripted history on Friday as it went well above the half-way mark of 272 seats in the Lok Sabha elections. While the party with some surprising wins in West Bengal and down south, became the biggest gainer in...
  • BJP set for landslide win in Uttar Pradesh 16-05-2014 12:27 PM

    Latest poll trends from Uttar Pradesh on Friday put BJP ahead in 68 out of 80 seats in an unprecedented surge for the saffron party which had won only nine seats in the previous Lok Sabha polls. BHP ally Apna Dal was ahead in two seats while SP is leading...
  • Independent Hema Malini booked for seeking money to act as dummy candidate 07-05-2014 11:16 PM

    An FIR has been filed against Independent candidate Hema Malini and her husband on charges of demanding Rs 5 crore for acting as a "dummy candidate" in the Mathura Lok Sabha constituency, where Bollywood actor Hema Malini is also in the fray on a BJP ticket. The FIR against the...
  • LS polls: 'Dream girl' pitches for Narendra Modi in Motihari 03-05-2014 07:43 PM

    Pitching in for Narendra Modi as Prime Minister, actress-turned-politician Hema Malini on Saturday said the people were fed up with corruption and social evils under Congress rule and looking eagerly for a change. "People of India are fed up with rampant corruption and prevalence of social evils during Congress rule,"...
  • Mathura MP takes a jibe at Hema Malini, says polls not a 3-hour film 24-04-2014 02:05 PM

    Taking a jibe at BJP candidate Hema Malini, Sitting MP from Mathura Jayant Chaudhary on Thursday said that polls are not at 3-hour film. ...
  • Watch: Hema Malini says she's confident of winning Mathura 24-04-2014 09:04 AM

    Will Mathura vote for the dream girl? BJP candidate Hema Malini, who is contesting from Mathura that went to polls on April 24, sounded a confident note. ...
  • Lok Sabha elections 2014 phase 6: Key candidates in the fray 24-04-2014 07:28 AM

    Phase 6 of the Lok Sabha elections is a big phase for many players in the fray. While the fates of 2G accused Dayanidhi Maran and A Raja will be sealed in this phase, senior BJP leader Sushma Swaraj, Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav and Congress leaders Milind Deora...
  • Lok Sabha elections: UP records 58.5 per cent voter turnout 24-04-2014 12:06 AM

    Polling for 12 seats in the fourth phase of Lok Sabha elections in Uttar Pradesh would be held on Thursday to decide the fate of 187 candidates, including SP supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav and Union Minister Salman Khurshid. The focus will on the Yadav family as the SP chief is...
  • Campaign for Uttar Pradesh's third phase polling ends 22-04-2014 08:28 PM

    Considered to be the most crucialphase which would test the popularity of stalwarts of UttarPradesh politics, campaigning for 12 seats going to the pollsin third phase on April 24 came to an end on Tuesday. While the prestige of SP supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav'sfamily is at the stake, the Bollywood...
  • Rahul Gandhi to share dais with RLD's Jayant Chaudhary in Mathura 22-04-2014 08:50 AM

    Mathura: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi will hold a rally with Rashtriya Lok Dal general secretary Jayant Chaudhary in Mathura on Tuesday. The joint rally aims to counter the stiff challenge from BJP candidate Hema Malini. Jayant is Member of Parliament from Mathura. Today is the last day of campaigning...
  • Case registered for defamatory pamphlets against Hema 22-04-2014 08:26 AM

    A case was on Monday registered against an unknown publisher, printer and distributor for allegedly defaming BJP candidate Hema Malini, a senior district official said. A pamphlet, questioning the qualification and religion of the actress-turned-politician, was circulated with Monday's newspapers, Assistant District Electoral Officer Dhirendra Singh Sachan said. The pamphlet...
  • LIVE: Narendra Modi addresses rally in Mathura 21-04-2014 10:28 AM

    Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi will campaign for party candidates on Monday. In his extensive single-day programme, Modi will be addressing rallies in Uttar Pradesh's Hardoi, Etah, Firozabad and Mathura. BJP leaders said, Modi will be campaigning for Bollywood actress and party candidate from Mathura Hema Malini,...
  • LS polls: Hema Malini banks on women voters in Mathura constituency 18-04-2014 04:08 PM

    BJP candidate from Mathura Lok Sabha constituency Hema Malini is trying to woo women electors which are expected to play an important role in the elections here. Out of the total 16,83,994 electors in the constituency, 7,50,471 are women voters. "Women normally, prefer a woman candidate. We are trying to...
  • AAP accuses Hema Malini of furnishing false information in affidavit 18-04-2014 04:03 PM

    Aam Admi Party on Friday accused the BJP candidate from Mathura Lok Sabha seat Hema Malini of allegedly providing wrong facts in her nomination papers. DK Tyagi, an AAP supporter from Delhi, has lodged a complaint to the Election Commission on Thursday stating that the actress did not mention that...
  • Election Yatra: Battle for Agra, Fatehpur Sikri, Mathura 17-04-2014 08:55 PM

    With the 2014 Lok Sabha elections underway, CNN-IBN's Arunima visits Agra, Fatehpur Sikri, and Mathura constituencies in Uttar Pradesh to find out the views of the voters on the candidates from their constituencies. Uttar Pradesh has 80 Parliamentary constituencies. ...
  • The politics of women's empowerment

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    The greatest exercise of adult franchise in the world is currently underway in our country. The 2014 Lok Sabha elections have eclipsed cricket results and...

  • Film career has helped me as politician: Hema Malini 16-04-2014 07:35 PM

    Mathura: Yesteryear's actress Hema Malini, who is contesting the Lok Sabha polls from here on a BJP ticket, has credited her long film career for helping her become a politician. The actress is up against sitting MP Jayant Chaudhary, son of Rashtriya Lok Dal chief Ajit Singh. "All my years...
  • My years in movies help me as politician: Hema Malini 16-04-2014 04:10 PM

    Actress Hema Malini, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate from Mathura Lok Sabha constituency, says her years of toil in the film industry have helped her survive as a politician. "All my years in movies - all the hard work, tough outdoor schedules, long hours - have all helped me in...
  • FIR against Hema Malini for addressing people in temple 15-04-2014 06:15 PM

    An FIR has been filed against actress Hema Malini, the BJP candidate from Mathura Lok Sabha seat, for allegedly violating the model code of conduct by addressing people at a temple in Bera village in Mathura. "Not only flag and banner of the party was put on the building of...
  • Local BJP leader files complaint with EC over ballot numbers 15-04-2014 03:47 PM

    BJP filed a complaint in Mathura with Election Commission alleging that the district election office flouted norms in placing names and allotting ballot numbers on the EVM to various candidates contesting the Mathura Lok Sabha seat. BJP's district general secretary Ravindra Pandey in his complaint said that the district election...