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  • National Film Awards: And the winners are 16-04-2014 03:54 PM

    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 07-04-2014 09:32 AM

    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...
  • Denzel Washington wows critics on Broadway in 'A Raisin in the Sun' 06-04-2014 10:52 AM

    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...
  • 29 candidates in 2009 won by getting less than 30 per cent votes 18-03-2014 04:17 PM

    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...
  • 13-year-old Indian-origin student wins spelling bee after epic 95 rounds 09-03-2014 05:04 PM

    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...
  • Maoist arrested in Palamu during anti-Naxal operation by police 04-03-2014 03:41 PM

    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...
  • Oscars 2014: The complete list of winners 03-03-2014 08:59 AM

    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...
  • Brit Awards 2014: The complete list of winners 20-02-2014 12:01 PM

    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...
  • Hindi litterateur Amarkant passes away at 89 17-02-2014 06:17 PM

    Noted Hindi litterateur and Jnanpith award winner Amarkant on Monday breathed his last at his residence in Allahabadfollowing 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...
  • BAFTAs 2014: The complete list of winners 17-02-2014 07:29 AM

    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...
  • BAFTAs 2014: '12 Years A Slave' wins Best Film 17-02-2014 07:16 AM

    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...
  • Playlist: The winners of Grammy Awards 2014 27-01-2014 12:33 PM

    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 27-01-2014 11:04 AM

    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...
  • Grammy Awards 2014: Live blog 27-01-2014 12:17 AM

    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 25-01-2014 01:32 AM

    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 20-01-2014 11:13 AM

    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:...
  • Screen Awards 2014: And the winner is... 14-01-2014 11:18 PM

    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, "...
  • Golden Globe Awards 2014: Partial list of winners 13-01-2014 08:49 AM

    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...
  • Whenever Tanishaa cried on 'Bigg Boss 7', I also cried: Tanuja 29-12-2013 12:45 PM

    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 28-12-2013 11:12 PM

    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,...
  • British Independent Film Awards: James McAvoy wins Best Actor for 'Filth' 09-12-2013 01:31 PM

    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 08-12-2013 05:50 PM

    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...
  • The Nobel Prize for Literature: all the winners, all the citations 10-10-2013 12:24 PM

    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 Transtrmer 'because, through his condensed, translucent images, he gives us fresh access to reality' 2010 Mario...
  • 65th Emmy Awards: The list of winners 23-09-2013 09:07 AM

    Partial list of winners at the 65th annual Primetime Emmy Awards presented by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences: Supporting Actress, Comedy Series: Merritt Wever, 'Nurse Jackie,' Showtime. Writing, Comedy Series: Tina Fey, Tracey Wigfield, '30 Rock,' NBC. Supporting Actor, Comedy Series: Tony Hale, 'Veep,' HBO. Actress, Comedy Series:...
  • Bangalore girl Anjana Padmanabhan wins first 'Indian Idol Junior' 02-09-2013 12:38 AM

    Mumbai: She doesn't know Hindi, but her powerful and melodious rendition of Hindi songs helped 10-year-old Anjana Padmanabhan win the audiences' hearts, and thus, the first 'Indian Idol Junior' title at the star-studded grand finale of the singing reality show here Sunday. For the finale, the Bangalore-based Anjana competed with...
  • Does Salman Khan want to be 'Bigg Boss 7' contestant? 15-08-2013 07:14 AM

    New Delhi: Salman Khan, who is ready to host the seventh season of controversial reality TV show 'Bigg Boss', has reportedly expressed his desire to be a housemate and not just a host. The promo of the Colors reality TV show is out. Featuring Salman in a double role as...
  • Delhi boy Ripudaman Handa bags 'MasterChef' title 15-06-2013 10:10 AM

    Mumbai: Delhi-based Ripudaman Handa's passion and love for cooking helped him win the 'MasterChef' title in the third season of 'MasterChef - Kitchen Ke Superstar' at the finale of the reality show here Friday. The youngest contestant on the show, Handa, 23, was awarded Rs.1 crore and a chance to...
  • I have to connect emotionally to the script to direct it: Ritesh Batra 28-05-2013 02:18 PM

    Ritesh Batra's debut film 'Dabba' (Lunchbox) has won the Critics Week Viewers Choice Award or the Grand Rail d'Or at the 66th Cannes Film Festival. The film stars Irrfan Khan and Nawazuddin Siddiqui. Director Ritesh Batra joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on 'Dabba' (Lunchbox), his award-winning movie at Cannes....
  • BCCI lapse deny winner's trophy to Indian women team 11-04-2013 06:47 PM

    Ahmedabad: Indian women's cricket team, currently leading the three-match ODI series against Bangladesh 2-0 here, may not get a Cup for their efforts as the BCCI has not sent any trophy to felicitate the winning team. The last match of the One-day International series, which Indian eves have already won,...
  • MP: Special Olympics medallist works at roadside eatery 11-04-2013 12:26 PM

    Rewa: Special Olympics medal winner Sita Sahu has been forced to work at a roadside eatery and sell gol gappas (a ball of flour filled with spicy water) in Rewa, Madhya Pradesh. Sita had won two bronze medals in 2011 Athens Special Olympics but due to financial problems she has...