WInners

  • Ladakh International Film Festival 2014: The complete list of winners July 1, 2014

    Leh: The third edition of the recently-concluded Ladakh International Film Festival screened over 50 films, including Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's 'Bollywood: The Greatest Love Story Ever Told', Deepti Naval's 'Do Paise Ki Dhoop, Chaar Aane Ki Baarish', and several Iranian and Korean films, and also included Asia premiere of Anurag Kashyap's...
  • Ellen DeGeneres, Steve Harvey are Daytime Emmy Awards winners June 23, 2014

    Los Angeles: Ellen DeGeneres, Steve Harvey and the soap opera "The Young and the Restless" were among the 41st annual Daytime Emmy winners. "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" received its eighth trophy as outstanding entertainment talk show at the awards ceremony Sunday in Beverly Hills. The "Steve Harvey" show was honored as outstanding...
  • Caleb Johnson beats Jena Irene, wins 'American Idol' season 13 May 22, 2014

    Los Angeles: Big-voiced rocker Caleb Johnson is the season 13 "American Idol," winning the title over teenage pop singer Jena Irene. "This is crazy," Johnson said after host Ryan Seacrest announced the TV audience's decision on Wednesday's season finale of the Fox contest. Johnson, 23, of Asheville, North Carolina, and Irene, 17,...
  • Percentage of women LS winners better than male counterparts May 21, 2014

    As compared to men, only a few women contested the just-concluded Lok Sabha elections, but percentage wise they performed better in getting elected to the 16th Lok Sabha. The new Lok Sabha will have 61 women MPs -- the highest ever. The just-dissolved 15th Lok Sabha had 59 women MPs. According...
  • National award winner arrested for molestation in Delhi May 12, 2014

    New Delhi: A national award winner and Guinness Records holder in dance was on Sunday arrested for molesting his wife's female student, police said. Syed Sallauddin Pasha, a dancer and choreographer, was arrested from his home at Madhu Vihar area in east Delhi, after a complaint was filed by the woman...
  • Google, crowdfunding site Kickstarter, Jay Z among 2014 Webby winners April 29, 2014

    New York: Google, Jay Z and crowdfunding site Kickstarter are among the winners of this year's Webby Awards, a celebration of Internet achievement that got its start nearly two decades ago. The awards are presented by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences, a group of about 1,000 Web experts...
  • National Film Awards: And the winners are April 16, 2014

    New Delhi: Winners of the prestigious 61st National Film Awards and their names would be revealed by by the Directorate of Film Festivals today. As reports suggest several regional films like 'Adbhutha Cine Rangam', 'Amma Neeku Vandanam', 'Oo Malli, Parampara, Pranaya Veedhilo...Porade Prince', 'The Clue and Yugmali? are also in...
  • George Strait wins entertainer of the year at ACM awards April 7, 2014

    George Strait won his second entertainer of the year - 25 years after he won his first - and Miranda Lambert and Keith Urban teamed up to earn top honors Sunday night at a jam-packed Academy of Country Music Awards that had a little something for everyone. Strait's victory was not...
  • Denzel Washington wows critics on Broadway in 'A Raisin in the Sun' April 6, 2014

    Denzel Washington may be best known for his film roles, but the award-winning actor is dazzling theater critics in the Broadway revival of Lorraine Hansberry's acclaimed 1959 play "A Raisin in the Sun." "Heart-stopping," "a Broadway bulls-eye" and "nothing short of revelatory" are just a few of the accolades used to...
  • 29 candidates in 2009 won by getting less than 30 per cent votes March 18, 2014

    Amid debate over the merits of the First Past the Post (FPTP) system, data shows that in the 2009 Lok Sabha elections, as many as 29 candidates won by getting less than 30 per cent of votes polled. Statewise, Uttar Pradesh had 14 such winners whereas Jharkhand had 6 candidates winning...
  • 13-year-old Indian-origin student wins spelling bee after epic 95 rounds March 9, 2014

    A 13-year old Indian-origin boy has emerged as the winner of a spelling bee contest in the US in an epic verbal duel that lasted a total of 95 rounds, after judges ran out of words in a previous marathon round held in February. Kush Sharma, a seventh-grader at Frontier School...
  • Maoist arrested in Palamu during anti-Naxal operation by police March 4, 2014

    A Maoist cadre was arrested with arms and ammunition from Rangai village in Palamu district, police said on Tuesday. Sanjay Bhuiyan, member of Roshanji-squad, was arrested during anti-naxal 'Operation Winner' late on Tuesday night, Superintendent of Police YS Ramesh and CRPF Commandant Anil Minz said. The operation has been continuing for the...
  • Oscars 2014: The complete list of winners March 3, 2014

    The complete list of winners at Sunday's 86th annual Academy Awards presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Best Picture: '12 Years A Slave.' Best Actor: Matthew McConaughey, 'Dallas Buyers Club.' Best Actress: Cate Blanchett, 'Blue Jasmine.' Best Director: Alfonso Cuaron, 'Gravity.' Supporting Actor: Jared Leto, 'Dallas Buyers Club.' Supporting Actress: Lupita...
  • Brit Awards 2014: The complete list of winners February 20, 2014

    London: Winners of the 2014 Brit Awards, announced on Wednesday are... British Female - Ellie Goulding International Female - Lorde British Male - David Bowie International Male - Bruno Mars British Group - Arctic Monkeys British Breakthrough Act - Bastille Critics' Choice - Sam Smith Global Success - One Direction British Single - Rudimental, "Waiting All Night" International Group -...
  • Hindi litterateur Amarkant passes away at 89 February 17, 2014

    Noted Hindi litterateur and Jnanpith award winner Amarkant on Monday breathed his last at his residence in Allahabad following a prolonged illness. He was 89. Born in 1925 in Ballia district of Uttar Pradesh, Amarkant took active part in the Quit India movement of 1942, which caused him to abandon his studies for...
  • BAFTAs 2014: The complete list of winners February 17, 2014

    London: Winners of the 2014 British Academy Film Awards, presented on Sunday are: Film - "12 Years a Slave" British Film - "Gravity" Director - Alfonso Cuaron, "Gravity" Actor - Chiwetel Ejiofor, "12 Years a Slave" Actress - Cate Blanchett, "Blue Jasmine" Supporting Actor - Barkhad Abdi, "Captain Phillips" Supporting Actress - Jennifer Lawrence, "American Hustle" Rising Star...
  • BAFTAs 2014: '12 Years A Slave' wins Best Film February 17, 2014

    London: The force of "Gravity" was strong at the British Academy Film Awards on Sunday - but it was unflinching drama "12 Years a Slave" that took the top prize. Steve McQueen's visceral, violent story of a free black man kidnapped into servitude in the 19th-century U.S. South was named best...
  • Playlist: The winners of Grammy Awards 2014 January 27, 2014

    New Delhi: The biggest night for the music industry honoured best of the musicians and their work in 2013. Daft Punk, with 4 awards in their kitty won the Album Of The Year while new artistes like Macklemore & Ryan Lewis and Kacey Musgraves got acknowledged for their work. Here...
  • Grammy Awards 2014: The complete list of winners January 27, 2014

    Newcomers Macklemore & Ryan Lewis rubbed shoulders with Justin Timberlake, Paul McCartney and Daft Punk in the winners list of Grammy Awards 2014. Here is the complete list of winners of this year's Grammy Awards. Best New Artist: Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Best Pop Duo/Group Performance: "Get Lucky," Daft Punk ft....
  • Grammy Awards 2014: Live blog January 27, 2014

    Even though there are several music award shows to laud those with exceptional musical talents, the value Grammy Awards hold remains unparalleled. That's why no musician would ever want to miss the opportunity to flaunt their Grammy Award or perform live at the prestigious ceremony. So who will bag the...
  • Filmfare Awards 2014: The complete list of winners January 25, 2014

    New Delhi: Year 2013 belonged to actress Deepika Padukone with the release of four films. All the four films not just did good business at the box office but Deepika's performance was applauded by critics and fans. And, the actress bagged Filmfare award for Best Actress for her role in...
  • Screen Actors Guild Awards: The complete list of winners January 20, 2014

    The Screen Actors Guild on Saturday announced winners of its annual awards for best performances in film and television in a televised ceremony in Los Angeles. Puerto Rican singer-actress Rita Moreno was given a lifetime achievement honor. Below is a full list of winners in both film and TV categories: FILM: Best Ensemble...
  • Screen Awards 2014: And the winner is... January 14, 2014

    Mumbai: 2013 has been Deepika Padukone's year and on Tuesday, the actress proved to her critics wrong by taking home two Best Actress trophies- Jury and Popular for her role in 'Goliyon Ki Rasleel Ram Leela' and 'Chennai Express'. While recieving the Jury award, a visibly shocked Padukone said, "...
  • Ballon d'Or: Ronaldo, Messi or Ribery? January 13, 2014

    Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi head the list again but Franck Ribery could crash their party. ...
  • Golden Globe Awards 2014: Partial list of winners January 13, 2014

    New Delhi: Partial list of winners for the 71st annual Golden Globe Awards, announced Sunday in Beverly Hills, Calif., by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association: - Supporting Actress: Jennifer Lawrence, American Hustle. - Supporting Actress, Series, Miniseries or Movie: Jacqueline Bisset, Dancing on the Edge. - Miniseries or Movie: Behind the Candelabra. - Actress,...
  • Whenever Tanishaa cried on 'Bigg Boss 7', I also cried: Tanuja December 29, 2013

    Mumbai: Model-turned-actress Gauahar Khan won the seventh season of reality show 'Bigg Boss', pipping co-contestant Tanishaa Mukherjee. Gauhar, who won Rs 50 lakh in cash and a trophy, stayed in the house for 104 days. "I thank my family for their support. I am big fan of the show. I...
  • Bigg Boss 7: Gauahar Khan wins, Tanisha Mukherji first runner-up December 28, 2013

    Mumbai: Supermodel-actress Gauahar Khan was declared the winner of 'Big Boss 7Saath'. The show which began in October 2014 had initially 14 contestants locked inside the house which was divided into two sections- Heaven and Hell which was later merged into one big house. As the winner of the show, Gauahar...
  • British Independent Film Awards: James McAvoy wins Best Actor for 'Filth' December 9, 2013

    Los Angeles: UK's Foreign Language Oscar entry, 'Metro Manila' dominated the British Independent Film Awards, taking home three prizes, including Best Film. The crime movie set in the Philippines was given the top honour during the London ceremony, also earning the award for Best Achievement in Production and a Best...
  • Assembly elections: Some winners yet to disclose PAN details December 8, 2013

    They have won at the hustings but a few of the victorious candidates do not seem to have a permanent account number (PAN). As the election results pour in from the four states of Delhi, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Chattisgarh, some of the winners have not declared their PAN numbers in...
  • The Nobel Prize for Literature: all the winners, all the citations October 10, 2013

    The Nobel Prize in Literature has been awarded 105 times to 109 Nobel Laureates between 1901 and 2012. 2012 Mo Yan 'who with hallucinatory realism merges folk tales, history and the contemporary' 2011 Tomas Tranströmer 'because, through his condensed, translucent images, he gives us fresh access to reality' 2010 Mario Vargas Llosa 'for his cartography of structures of...