Miss World

  • I would love to act with Ranbir Kapoor: Navneet Kaur Dhillon 11-12-2013 03:18 PM

    Kochi: Femina Miss World India Navneet Kaur Dhillon today said she would love to act with Ranbir Kapoor. "Ranbir is experimenting a lot. So would like to act with him," Navneet, who is keen to foray into Bollywood, told reporters here. Among actresses Vidya Balan and Priyanka Chopra inspire her,...
  • Miss Philippines Megan Young wins Miss World in Indonesia 29-09-2013 08:44 AM

    Miss Philippines, Megan Young, was crowned Miss World on Saturday amid tight security on Indonesia's resort island of Bali, where the contest's final round was moved following protests by Muslim hardliner groups. "I promise to be the best Miss World ever," Young, 23, said after winning the 63rd annual event,...
  • FTP: Is the veil of silence over domestic violence being broken at last? 11-07-2013 11:48 PM

    Former Miss World and actress Yukta Mookhey has lodged an FIR against her husband Prince Tuli for alleged domestic violence. ...
  • Bikinis banned at Miss World to avoid offending Indonesia's Muslims 08-06-2013 08:30 PM

    London: Miss World contestants will not wear bikinis when they vie for the pageant's crown in Indonesia this September to avoid causing offence in the world's most populous Muslim country. Miss World organizers said the 137 women in the competition will instead wear one-piece swimwear, some of which will also...
  • Navneet Kaur Dhillon sets sight on Bollywood 29-04-2013 11:12 AM

    Mumbai: Ponds Femina Miss India Navneet Kaur Dhillon, who will represent India at the Miss World pageant this year, has already set her eyes on Bollywood. "Right now Miss World is my aim, which is very important to me. But definitely, Bollywood is my next destination," said Navneet upon being...
  • No favouritism at beauty pageants: Nicole Faria 14-11-2011 04:43 PM

    New Delhi: Bangalore girl Nicole Faria, the only Indian to have ever won the Miss Earth title, says there is no favouritism at international pageants and she believes the problem lies in the selection process at home. "The excuse is that there is favouritism or that the pageant organisers want...
  • Venezuela's Ivian Sarcos is Miss World 2011 07-11-2011 12:29 AM

    London: A 21-year-old human resources graduate from Venezuela, whose ambition is to work with children, was crowned Miss World 2011 at a glittering beauty pageant in London on Sunday even as India's Kanishtha Dhankhar failed to make it to the top 15. Ivian Sarcos, 21, took the ultimate beauty accolade...
  • Miss World 2011: India's Dhankhar fails to make it 06-11-2011 11:51 PM

    New Delhi: India's hopes were dashed early on into the 61st Miss World 2011 pageant as Kanishtha Dhankhar, the country's bet for the crown, failed to make it into the short-list of the top 15 semi-finalists. The pageant returns this year with all its glitz and glamour. The 61st edition...
  • Miss World 2011 live from Earls Court, London 06-11-2011 10:44 PM

    Catch the news as it happens, right here, right now on IBNLive Realtime. Follow @IBNLiveRealtime on Twitter. ...
  • Miss World 2011: Can Kanishtha break the jinx? 06-11-2011 05:04 PM

    New Delhi: The Miss World pageant returns with all its glitz and glamour. 61st edition of the pageant will take place in London on Sunday night. 122 contestants from across the world will take part in the pageant. Kanishtha Dhankhar is India's bet for the crown. Priyanka Chopra won the...
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  • Ms India reaches Miss World final round 13-12-2008 10:08 PM

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  • Yukta Mookhey may don director's hat soon 30-07-2008 12:17 AM

    Today, Virat Kohli and MS Dhoni showed a trait that was sadly missing from most of Indias batting performances since Ahmedabad. Its what the iconic gruff yet loveable American television newspaper editor Lou Grant called spunk even though he didnt much like the stuff. A sloppy final 45 minutes of...
  • Miss China becomes Miss World | In Pics 02-12-2007 08:47 AM

    Not everything seems to be going to plan for the World Cup organisers as Wankhede stadium in Mumbai and Eden Gardens in Kolkata are struggling to be ready in time. ...
  • In Pics: Most beautiful women at Miss World 2007 02-12-2007 01:43 AM

    The Hague: The Netherlands' 15-man squad for the Cricket World Cup team blends local talent with experienced overseas players such as big-hitting South Africa-born Essex all-rounder Ryan Ten Doeschate. The Netherlands Cricket Union announced its World Cup squad well ahead of Wednesday's deadline because many of the players are amateurs...
  • Chinese beauty wins Miss World 2007 01-12-2007 08:47 PM

    Mumbai: The delay in work at two World Cup venues in the country notwithstanding, tournament director Prof. Ratnakar Shetty on Wednesday expressed confidence that it will be completed on time for the cricketing mega event, scheduled to begin next month. "There are a lot of speculation about the venues. I...