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  • Jaya Bachchan the reason behind my split with Samajwadi Party: Amar Singh August 20, 2014

    New Delhi: After the former Samajwadi Party leader and Rajya Sabha MP Amar Singh met the party president Mulayam Singh and his son and UP Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav for breakfast on Tuesday the rumors of him rejoining party has again gained momentum. The former SP leader who was expelled...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey August 14, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • Government cracks the whip on RJs for mimicking MPs: Are we becoming a humourless society? August 14, 2014

    The government has said that it will take action against Radio Jockeys on FM channels airing jokes on MPs and mimicking them. Samajwadi Party MP Jaya Bachchan had raised the issue in the Rajya Sabha demanding action against such RJs. ...
  • Jaya Bachchan questions private radio channels with obscene jokes on Parliamentarians August 14, 2014

    New Delhi: The private radio jockeys, who mimic the MPs, might get in trouble soon as Jaya Bachchan has raised the issue of mimicry of MPs on private radio channels. Raising the issue in the Rajya Sabha, Jaya Bachchan said that the private FM RJs are making fun of...
  • No jokes please, we are politicians! Government to act against RJs airing jokes on MPs, mimicking them August 14, 2014

    New Delhi: The government has said that it will take action against Radio Jockeys on FM channels airing jokes on MPs and mimicking them. Samajwadi Party MP Jaya Bachchan had raised the issue in the Rajya Sabha demanding action against such RJs. "The language used by radio jockeys on private...
  • Amar Singh backs Rahul Gandhi's stand on communal violence in UP August 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Even as Prime Minister Narendra Modi hit out at Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi for his comments against the Bharatiya Janata Party on communal violence in Uttar Pradesh, the Gandhi scion has found support from Former Samajwadi Party leader and Rajya Sabha member Amar Singh. "I think his...
  • Don't need 'broker' Jaya Bachchan to patch up relations with Mulayam Singh: Amar Singh August 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Lashing out at Rajya Sabha member Jaya Bachchan, former Samajwadi Party leader and Rajya Sabha member Amar Singh has said that he does not need a broker to patch up his relations with SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav. Speaking to Network18, Amar Singh said that he has always...
  • MPs complain against bad food in Parliament canteen, say they fell sick July 30, 2014

    New Delhi: Members of Parliament in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday complained against bad quality of food. JDU MP KC Tyagi and SP MPs Ram Gopal Yadav and Jaya Bachchan raised the issue of the poor quality food being served in the Parliament canteen. All the MPs claimed that the food...
  • Jaya writes to PM, seeks greater kerosene allocation for Tamil Nadu July 12, 2014

    Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has written to the Prime Minister demanding a greater kerosene allocation to her state. The AIADMK chief has also sought a reversal of the allocation made by the revious UPA regime- asking for a total of over 65,000 kilo litres of kerosene per month....
  • Paris-based filmmaker Vijay Singh to make a film on Indian soldiers' love stories from World War I July 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Heart-warming stories, including romantic ones, about Indian soldiers who fought in the First World War as part of the British Army, culled from archives and personal testimonies, feature in a new documentary. The upcoming feature-length film 'Mademoiselle France Pleure' (Miss France is in tears) attempts to piece together the...
  • Jaya urges PM Modi to order formation of Cauvery Management Board June 14, 2014

    Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Friday wrote a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi urging him to order formation of Cauvery Management Board and Cauvery Regulations Commitee. In the 31-page letter, Jayalalithaa said she hoped the final order of the Cauvery Water Disputes Tribunal would be implemented fully and...
  • Amitabh Bachchan gets gifts from mom-in-law on the occasion of 'Jamai Shashti' June 5, 2014

    Mumbai: Amitabh Bachchan's mother-in-law celebrated an old ritual of 'Jamai Shashti' with the megastar by offering him new clothes, fruits and by fanning him. Early Thursday morning, he took to his blog to share his day's proceedings on Wednesday. "It was 'jamai shrusti' today...the mother-in-law does a prayer and offering for the...
  • World Environment Day: Meet the 'green lady' of Bihar June 5, 2014

    On World Environment Day, CNN-IBN brings you stories of some selfless Indians who have gone to great lengths to protect the environment. One such green hero is Jaya Devi from Bihar. Through tree plantations, water harvesting and community participation she has brought about a green revolution. She's the Green Lady...
  • Devoid of celebrations: Amitabh Bachchan on 41st wedding anniversary June 3, 2014

    Mumbai: Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bachchan, who clocked 41 years of marital bliss Tuesday, are not celebrating the special day in a big way as the entire family is busy with other commitments. However, Big B says their hearts are "together". "Devoid of any celebration, devoid of presence, just devoid...Wife...
  • Abhishek Bachchan posts an old picture of his parents on their 41st wedding anniversary June 3, 2014

    Abhishek Bachchan posted a picture of his parents, Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bachchan's wedding day on Tuesday which happens to be their 41st wedding anniversary. While son shared pictures of his parents, dad Amitabh Bachchan stated that how his wife Jaya is travelling on their anniversary. Big B shared on...
  • Unlettered poet Ande Sri's song 'Jaya Telangana' will be adopted as Telangana's official song June 2, 2014

    Unlettered poet Ande Sri's song 'Jaya Telangana' will be adopted as the new state's official song. Telangana Rashtra Samithi chief K Chandrasekhar Rao was sworn in as the first Chief Minister of Telanagana at Raj Bhavan on Monday. The 29th state of India came into existence at the stroke of...
  • LS polls: Mayawati befooling people, says Akhilesh Yadav April 20, 2014

    Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Sunday charged BSP supremo Mayawati with befooling people by saying no development work was done during SP regime in the state. Addressing an election rally along with party MP Jaya Bachchan at Kuraoli in support of his father Mulayam Singh Yadav, he claimed that...
  • MPs Rating: Jaya Prada scores 4.8 on a scale of 10 April 18, 2014

    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 law...
  • Statement by Mulayam Singh on anti-rape laws is shameful: Jaya Prada April 14, 2014

    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 towards...
  • Jaya Bachchan spends her birthday with her children and grandchildren, Aaradhya cuts the birthday cake April 10, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Jaya Bachchan, who has turned 66, spent her birthday with her children and grandchildren. She says she couldn't have hoped for a "better gift". Her husband megastar Amitabh Bachchan was away in Dubai for the promotion of his forthcoming release 'Bhoothnath Returns', but Jaya's day was made special by...
  • Big B rings in wife Jaya's birthday at midnight, leaves for Dubai in the morning April 9, 2014

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan managed to squeeze in some family time to bring in his wife Jaya Bachchan's 66th birthday, but he will spend Wednesday in Dubai to promote his forthcoming release 'Bhoothnath Returns'. The 71-year-old has been traveling in and out of places to fulfill his promotional duties as part...
  • Case against Jaya Prada for violating poll code April 9, 2014

    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 of...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai April 8, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Kejriwal slapped during Delhi roadshow, forgives attacker April 8, 2014

    There has been yet another attack on Aam Aadmi Party convener Arvind Kejriwal as he was slapped by an unidentified man on Tuesday. After being at the receiving end of several physical attacks during the election campaign, former Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal made it clear that he was willing...
  • A Billion Votes: Campaign for Lok Sabha elections ends in 91 seats April 8, 2014

    The mood and colours of the last day of campaigning in all the 91 constituencies including Delhi, Haryana, Chandigarh, Kerala, Andaman and Nicobar and Lakshdweep go to polls on the April 10 along with parts of Bihar, Jammu and Kashmir, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Odisha, Uttar Pradesh and Bastar in...