Mamta Sharma

Mamta Sharma urges courts to expedite verdict in rape cases

 Former National Commission for Women (NCW) chairperson Mamta Sharma on Monday welcomed the decision to award life imprisonment to all five accused in the Dhaula Kuan gang-rape case and called upon the country`s judicial system to adopt a sensitive attitude for speedy justice in such sensitive cases.

Oct 20, 2014, 18:16 PM IST

UP Govt should take Meerut gang rape incident seriously: Mamta Sharma

National Commission for Women (NCW) chairperson Mamta Sharma said on Tuesday that the Meerut gang rape incident should be taken seriously by the Uttar Pradesh Government.

Aug 05, 2014, 13:17 PM IST

NCW for effective steps to curb crimes against women

National Commission for Women (NCW) chairperson Mamta Sharma has called for a change in the mindset of the society besides proper implementation of laws and a strong monitoring mechanism to curb crimes against women.

Jun 08, 2014, 13:48 PM IST

Minister raises with NCW police action against women in Gujarat

Raising the issue of alleged police action against women protesting against unauthorised power meters in Gujarat, a Union Minister has asked the National Commission for Women to intervene.

Jan 30, 2014, 20:58 PM IST

Singing is easier than acting: Mamta Sharma

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.

May 13, 2013, 18:17 PM IST

Item numbers are important, says singer Mamta Sharma

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.

Apr 28, 2013, 18:40 PM IST

Singers remember Shamshad Begum as queen of melody

Describing her death as a "great loss", Mamta Sharma and Madhushree, from the current lot of playback singers, remember Shamshad Begum as "queen of melody" who had a "rare voice".

Apr 25, 2013, 20:20 PM IST

‘Ek Thi Daayan’ lands Ekta Kapoor in hot soup

Ekta Kapoor – who has gone all out to promote her upcoming supernatural thriller ‘Ek Thi Daayan’ – has been called upon by the National Commission for Women for showing women in regressive roles in the flick.

Apr 06, 2013, 09:05 AM IST

Gang-rape: NCW welcomes Jayalalithaa`s decision

National Commission for Women (NCW) on Tuesday welcomed Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa`s views that laws dealing with crime against women should be amended, saying they would help contain such violations.

Jan 01, 2013, 18:13 PM IST

WATCH: Get down and dirty with Kareena and Salman in ‘Fevicol Se’!

The item song from ‘Dabangg 2’ which we had been waiting for all this while is finally out! After ‘Halkat Jawani’, Kareena Kapoor is back to show her raunchy side as she grooves to the song sung by Mamta Sharma.

Nov 30, 2012, 14:39 PM IST

Never feel isolated while working with Devi Sri: Mamta Sharma

Mamta Sharma, known for hit song "Munni Badnam", enjoys working with southern music composer Devi Sri Prasad and says he is accommodating and caring.

Nov 19, 2012, 16:31 PM IST

I love singing in any language: Mamta Sharma

Playback singer Mamta Sharma, known for chartbusters such as "Munni", "Kevvu keka" and "Sakku bhai", says language has never been a barrier for her when it comes to singing.

Nov 17, 2012, 14:29 PM IST

No irresponsible remarks please!

What is it that is afflicting some of our political leaders?

Jul 27, 2012, 09:10 AM IST

No irresponsible remarks please!

What is it that is afflicting some of our political leaders?

Jul 26, 2012, 17:13 PM IST

‘Meaning of sexy has undergone a change’

Mamta Sharma whose remark that word "sexy" should not be taken in a negative connotation had sparked controversy said that she stood by her statement.

Apr 22, 2012, 20:41 PM IST

NCW to probe railway employee molestation case

Santosh Sharma, a senior booking clerk at Beawar junction under North-Western Railway in Ajmer, self-immolated herself on Monday.

Apr 05, 2012, 14:27 PM IST

Sexy remark: ‘NCW chief should resign’

NCW Chairperson Mamta Sharma`s remark that the word sexy should not be taken in a negative connotation has drawn the ire of women`s rights activists.

Feb 26, 2012, 15:43 PM IST

NCW chief terms `sexy` as beautiful, invites wrath

NCW Chairperson Mamta Sharma said the word "sexy" should not be taken in a negative context as it means "beautiful and charming".

Feb 25, 2012, 21:36 PM IST

NCW to launch 24/7 toll-free call centre for women

The NCW is planning to launch a 24/7 toll-free call centre soon in a bid to provide speedy justice to victims.

Nov 06, 2011, 10:07 AM IST

NCW not hand in glove with Congress: Mamta Sharma

Refuting BJP`s charge of being
"hand in glove" with Congress, NCW
Chairperson Mamta Sharma on Friday said the body was not acting in
a biased manner.

Nov 04, 2011, 18:49 PM IST