AWARDS

  • Nita Ambani wins Entrepreneur of the Year Award Yesterday

    Chairman of Reliance Foundation, Nita Ambani, was given the Entrepreneur of the Year Award by the All India Management Association. The award honours distinguished personalities, who have made outstanding contribution in building brand India. ...
  • Look of the day: Priyanka Chopra wins fashion plaudits in Ashi Studio coat-dress 2 days ago

    Attending Grazia Young Fashion Awards 2015, Priyanka Chopra made a stunning appearance in a black coat-dress by Ashi Studio. She teamed up the outfit with a pair of black Dior pumps. Tying her hair in a side bun, she finished the look with purple lips. She looked every...
  • Novak Djokovic, Genzebe Dibaba bag Laureus Awards 2 days ago

    Shanghai: Serbian tennis star Novak Djokovic and Ethiopian sprinter Genzebe Dibaba were named the Laureus Sportsman and Sportswoman of the Year respectively in a glittering ceremony on Wednesday. The ceremony also saw the induction of Indian batting legend Sachin Tendulkar into the Laureus Academy. Djokovic pipped Lewis Hamilton (UK), Renaud Lavillenie (France),...
  • Usain Bolt still the favourite to win at World Championship: Michael Johnson 3 days ago

    Shanghai: Four-time Olympic gold medallist Michael Johnson on Tuesday backed multiple Olympic and world champion Usain Bolt to defend his titles in 100m and 200m events at the World Championship, to be held in Beijing from August 22 to 30. "Bolt is still the favourite to win at the World Championship...
  • '2 States', 'Haider' lead IIFA nominations 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Leaving behind the likes of Kangana Ranaut's 'Queen' and Aamir Khan-starrer 'PK', Alia Bhatt and Arjun Kapoor's romantic comedy '2 States' is leading the nominations for the 16th edition of the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards in categories like Best Picture, Best Director and Best Story. Coming close...
  • Li Na among six nominated for Laureus Sportswoman of the Year Award 4 days ago

    Shanghai: Retired Chinese tennis star Li Na is up against Serena Williams in a six-woman field for sportswoman of the year in the Laureus World Sports Awards. The other nominees are Valerie Adams, Marit Bjorgen, Genzebe Dibaba, and Tina Maze Xinhua reported on Tuesday. In the men's field, Real Madrid star...
  • Padma awards must be stopped: Sharad Yadav 4 days ago

    New Delhi: After alleging that Padma awards are given to "dishonest" people, JD(U) President Sharad Yadav on Monday stoked a fresh controversy by demanding that the practice be stopped as it "discriminates" against a vast majority of people. "It must be stopped. This (Padma awards) is only for a fistful of...
  • Government to honour policemen killed by Naxals with gallantry award 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Government has decided to confer gallantry awards on the security personnel who sacrificed their lives in the recent Naxal attacks in Chhattisgarh and said it would also extend benefits to their families. "We have decided to give them the gallantry award. We have also finalised other facilities to be...
  • 'The Fault in Our Stars ' wins big at MTV Movie Awards filled with naughty humor 5 days ago

    Los Angeles: In a night of vagina jokes, naughty humor and a crotch-grab at the irreverent MTV Movie Awards, teen cancer romance 'The Fault In Our Stars' walked away the big winner while 'Iron Man' Robert Downey Jr. delivered wise words for the youth-orientated show. Scarlett Johansson, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth,...
  • Confirmed! 88th Academy Awards to be presented on February 28 next year 1 week ago

    Los Angeles: The Academy has come up with the the dates for the 88th, 89th and 90th Oscar presentations. The Academy Awards will take place on February 28, 2016, February 26, 2017, and March 4, 2018, respectively. The 88th Academy Awards will be held at the Dolby Theatre at Hollywood...
  • Taylor Swift, Sam Smith lead Billboard Music Awards nominees April 8, 2015

    Reuters: Pop star Taylor Swift and British soul singer Sam Smith, who were among the top-selling musical acts in the United States last year, led the nominations for the 2015 Billboard Music Awards finalists on Tuesday. Swift, 25, picked up 14 nominations while Smith, 22, got 13, including nods for top...
  • 'Nirbashito' is not a biopic on Taslima Nasreen: Actress Churni Ganguly on winning the National Film Award for her directorial debut April 7, 2015

    New Delhi: Actress Churni Ganguly hit bull's eye with her first directorial venture 'Nirbashito' as it lapped up the Best Bengali Film at the recently announced 62nd National Film Awards. In an exclusive chat with IBNLive.com, the elated actress, who is a popular face of Bengali cinema, said how the...
  • Suffering from double-hit lymphoma, Martin Crowe delivers a stirring speech, moves Black Caps to tears April 2, 2015

    After representing New Zealand for a couple of decades, captaining his side to World Cup semi-final and fighting an incurable disease, Martin Crowe is not done yet. The Blacks Caps may have come second to Australia in the recently concluded World Cup but there was hardly anyone who did not...
  • 'General Hospital' leads Daytime Emmy nominations April 1, 2015

    New York: ABC's 'General Hospital' earned a leading 28 nominations for Daytime Emmy awards, with four of its stars competing for honors as top actor or actress. Nominations were announced Tuesday for the 42nd annual awards. The ceremony will be held on the Warner Bros. studio lot in Burbank, Calif., on...
  • e Lounge: Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Prasoon Joshi receive Padma Shri Award March 31, 2015

    Filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali and lyricist Prasoon Joshi were honoured with the country's prestigious Padma Shri award by President Pranab Mukherjee at a civil investiture ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhavan. ...
  • Watch: Hugh Jackman to quit Wolverine March 31, 2015

    Here are some updates from Hollywood. Hugh Jackman may no longer play the iconic role of Wolverine leaving many hearts broken. While, Taylor Swift Steals the show at iHeart Radio Music Awards. ...
  • Taher Shah claims that he won the American Prestige Award for the best lyrics for his hit single 'Eye To Eye' March 31, 2015

    People, do you remember the Pakistani singing sensation who made us aware of the phenomenon called 'spectrum eyes'? Taher Shah's brilliance, that was highly noted on internet, has finally gained a real life accolade.Taher Shah's website claims that he is in fact the winner of the Prestige Awards of America...
  • Most of the dwarfs working in the film industry do not get due respect: Kaushik Ganguly on his film 'Chotoder Chobi' March 31, 2015

    There is something very unassuming about two time National Award winning director Kaushik Ganguly. Ganguly's latest film 'Chotoder Chobi' has just won award for being the best film with social message at the 62 National Film Awards and Ganguly very humbly says he did his part to narrate the story...
  • Sardar Singh, Saba Anjum receive Padma Shri Award March 30, 2015

    New Delhi: Former Asian Games gold medal-winning wrestler Satpal - who has coached two-time Olympic medal winner Sushil Kumar - was honoured on Monday with the country's prestigious Padma Bhushan award by President Pranab Mukherjee at a civil investiture ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhavan. Apart from Satpal, national hockey team captain...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards 2015: Nominees for Best Choreography March 30, 2015

    There have been several discussions and heated debates about the most deserving films in 2014. The past year saw an interesting blend of films that won commercial success and critical acclaim. So while the big films got bigger, several offbeat projects also found several takers. In the second edition of...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards 2015: Nominees for Best Dialogue March 30, 2015

    There have been several discussions and heated debates about the most deserving films in 2014. The past year saw an interesting blend of films that won commercial success and critical acclaim. So while the big films got bigger, several offbeat projects also found several takers. In the second edition of...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards 2015: Nominees for Best Female Debut March 30, 2015

    There have been several discussions and heated debates about the most deserving films in 2014. The past year saw an interesting blend of films that won commercial success and critical acclaim. So while the big films got bigger, several offbeat projects also found several takers. In the second edition of...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards 2015: Nominees for Best Actor (Negative role) March 30, 2015

    There have been several discussions and heated debates about the most deserving films in 2014. The past year saw an interesting blend of films that won commercial success and critical acclaim. So while the big films got bigger, several offbeat projects also found several takers. In the second edition of...
  • Rihanna to collaborate with Grammy Award winner Sam Smith March 30, 2015

    Los Angeles: Fresh from her latest collaborations with Paul McCartney and Kanye West, singer Rihanna is next looking forward to do a duet with Grammy Award winner Sam Smith. Rihanna told The Sun newspaper that the two are planning to work together, reports mirror.co.uk. "He is so talented, it would be amazing...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards 2015: Nominees for Best Independent Film March 29, 2015

    They may not always get the backing of big banners or the big stars to act in their films, but Indian Indies narrate some remarkable stories. Here is best of the lot from 2014. In the second edition of IBNLive Movie Awards, we select nominees in various popular categories and...
  • Balbir Singh Sr. conferred Lifetime Achievement Award March 28, 2015

    New Delhi: The legendary Balbir Singh Senior, member of three Olympic gold medal winning teams, was honoured with a Lifetime Achievement Award at the inaugural Hockey India Awards here on Saturday. The action-packed ceremony culminated with the 90-year-old receiving the trophy for Major Dhyan Chand Lifetime Achievement Award along with a...
  • Suriya showers love on National Award winners March 28, 2015

    Chennai: Tamil superstar Suriya, who was delighted with his fraternity bagging eight honours at the 62nd National Film Awards, congratulated and surprised the winners with bouquets. "Suriya sir sent each winner a bouquet of flowers. He personally met and congratulated them on their victory," a source close to the actor told...
  • Virat Kohli's 'love' Anushka Sharma turns bride for a commercial March 27, 2015

    New Delhi: 'Band Baaja Baaraat' actress Anushka Sharma, who was spotted at the India-Australia cricket match in Sydney on Thursday, had decked up as a bride before she left -- this, for a wedding-themed advertisement for beverage brand 7UP! Anushka, who endorses the brand, shot for the ad under the direction...
  • Have been misquoted many times when it comes to Priyanka Chopra, it hasn't changed our equation: Kangana Ranaut March 27, 2015

    New Delhi: Kangana Ranaut and Priyanka Chopra were pitted against each other at the 62nd National Film Awards but the 'Queen' star, who was declared the best actress, today said they have no professional rivalry. Kangana, 28, won her second national award for the Vikas Bahl-directed film. "It's been...