Mard

  • Three policemen surrender in doctor attack case, doctors to withdraw strike 03-01-2014 05:45 PM

    Maharashtra government on Friday informed the Bombay High Court that three policemen involved in an attack on a doctor in Solapur have surrendered, even as the state association of resident doctors in Mumbai said that it will soon withdraw its indefinite strike over the assault. Nearly 4,000 resident doctors in...
  • Watch: Yuvraj Singh joins Farhan Akhtar's initiative 'MARD' 19-09-2013 03:21 PM

    After master blaster Sachin Tendulkar, another cricketer, Yuvraj Singh has joined hands with Farhan Akhtar for his social initiative, MARD - Men Against Rape and Discrimination. Javed Akhtar had penned a poem for MARD in Hindi that's been translated to Telugu, Tamil, Marathi and Punjabi. Yuvraj has narrated the Punjabi...
  • If women feel unsafe, we shouldn't call ourselves 'mard': Narendra Modi 30-08-2013 11:07 PM

    Chota Udepur:Saying that protection of "mothers and sisters" was a big issue before the Indian society, Gujarat Chief Minister on Friday said in Chota Udepurthat if women were feeling insecure, the Indian men had no right to call themselves "mard" (manly). "In the country of Sita and Savitris....protection of mothers...
  • Fast track courts need to speed up: Farhan Akhtar 30-08-2013 11:24 AM

    Mumbai: Actor-filmmaker Farhan Akhtar, who launched the Men Against Rape and Discrimination (MARD) campaign earlier this year, believes that the concept of fast-track courts must live up to its name, thereby granting speedy justice to victims of rape. He also believes it can result in a serious difference to rising...
  • Sachin to recite a Marathi poem in support of Farhan's MARD campaign 11-06-2013 10:52 AM

    Mumbai: Master cricketer Sachin Tendulkar has lent his support for actor-filmmaker Farhan Akhtar's 'Men Against Rape and Discrimination' (MARD) campaign. As a part of this, Sachin will soon record a Marathi translation of a poem written by Javed Akthar at music directors Shankar-EhsaanLoy's studio. "Sachin is one of the biggest...
  • Mahesh Babu joins Farhan Akhtar's MARD campaign 06-05-2013 02:34 PM

    Super star Mahesh Babu has joined Farhan Akhtar's MARD campaign (Men Against Rape and Discrimination). The MARD campaign was started recently by Farhan Akthar, to spread awareness about gender inequality and against the atrocities on women. Veteran lyricist Javed Akthar, father of Farhan Akhtar, has penned down a poem to...
  • Snapshot: Sunil Gavaskar, Ajay Jadeja sport mustaches for Farhan 25-04-2013 11:47 AM

    Shah Rukh Khan did it. And now, even former cricketers Ajay Jadeja and Sunil Gavaskar have joined in to support actor Farhan Akhtar's MARD campaign. The two cricketers were seen sporting handlebar mustache along with anchor Samir Kochar during Mumbai-Kolkata match of IPL. Akhtar has vowed to spread awareness about...
  • Snapshot: Shah Rukh Khan sports a handlebar mustache for MARD campaign 17-04-2013 12:54 PM

    Shah Rukh Khan will be seen sporting a handlebar mustache for Farhan Akhtar's MARD campaign. Akhtar has tied up with IPL to promote a cause. Akhtar would be distributing 70, 000 mustaches in one of the biggest matches between Shahrukh Khan's team Kolkatta Knight Riders and Priety Zinta's Kings 11...
  • What is Farhan Akhtar's MARD campaign? 16-04-2013 04:11 PM

    Farhan Akhtar has tied up with IPL in a big way. No he is not promoting a film but a cause close to his heart, MARD. Come April 26, Akhtar would be distributing 70, 000 mustaches in one of the biggest matches between Shahrukh Khan's team Kolkatta Knight Riders and...
  • Big B hopes peace returns in Egypt 29-01-2011 05:39 PM

    New Delhi: As the anti-government protests rage on in Egypt, Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan reminisces about his stay in the beautiful country of pyramids and hopes it "all comes to an end soon and in peace". "I see incredible scenes of violence and disruption on television about what is happening...