Zendaya to become youngest CFDA Fashion Icon award recipient

Washington: Emmy-winning actor Zendaya has already become one of the most inspirational celebrities with her fearless movie choices and exceptional acting, and now she is going to be honoured by the Council of Fashion Designers of America for her bold red carpet style choices. According to People magazine, the CFDA announced that Zendaya will be … Read more

Aparna Sen’s The Rapist wins top award at Busan film fest

Busan: Aparna Sen’s hard-hitting social drama, ‘The Rapist’, was declared the joint winner of the Kim Jiseok Award at the 26th Busan International Film Festival (BIFF), which concluded here on Friday. The film, starring Konkona Sen Sharma, had been premiered at the festival’s ‘A Window on Asian Cinema’ section on October 7. Describing it as … Read more

PETA award for Meghalaya Minister

The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) has named Meghalaya Environment and Forest Minister James Sangma as the winner of the Progressive Business Concept Award for promoting vegan pineapple leather. Apart from encouraging farmers in the State to go for pineapple leather production, Mr. Sangma also had plans to open a climate change … Read more

Nobel Peace Prize 2021: Why two journalists won the coveted award this year

Published on Oct 08, 2021 05:46 PM IST The 2021 Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to journalists Maria Ressa of Philippines and Dmitry Muratov of Russia. The pair were honoured “for their efforts to safeguard freedom of expression, which is a precondition for democracy and lasting peace,” said the chairwoman of the Norwegian Nobel Committee, … Read more

Hina Khan dedicates latest award to late father, says ‘it’s you who made it possible for me to come this far’

New Delhi: Actress Hina Khan, who won Iconic Gold Award 2021 for her acting in web series Lines, shared an emotional note on Instagram dedicating her win to her late father. This is the first award that the actress received after her father’s demise in April 2021 due to a cardiac arrest. “Dad .. Wherever … Read more

Emmys 2021: ‘The Crown’ continues a winning run, Gillian Anderson bags award for portraying Margaret Thatcher

Los Angeles: Netflix’s hit show ‘The Crown’ is continuing its winning run at the ongoing Emmys as the drama series bagged its third award of the night with Gillian Anderson taking home the accolade for ‘Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Drama Series’. Anderson essayed the role of former British Prime Minister ‘Margaret Thatcher’ in the … Read more

Sharad Kumar Among Four Para-Athletes Recommended For Khel Ratna; Avani Lekhara In Contention For Arjuna Award

High jumper Sharad Kumar won bronze at the Tokyo Paralympics.© Twitter The Paralympic Committee of India (PCI) recommended the names of shooter Manish Narwal, high jumper Sharad Kumar, shuttler Pramod Bhagat and javelin thrower Sundar Singh Gurjar for Major Dhyan Chand Khel Ratna Award 2021. All four brought laurels for India in the recently concluded … Read more

South actress Pooja Hegde shines bright in a mustard frill saree, bags award – See pics

New Delhi: South actress Pooja Hegde looked breathtakingly beautiful and elegant in a saree she wore to attend an award function. She bagged an award for Ala Vaikanthapuramaloo at the Sakshi Awards function.  She took to her social media to share a candid moment she had with her award. The actress shared, “When you woke … Read more

Delhi boy named one of the ‘brightest students in the world’, bags US National Science Bee competition award

New Delhi: Eight-year-old Delhi boy Advay Misra, who was named one of the ‘brightest students in the world’ by the John Hopkins University earlier this year, has now bagged the second position in the US National Science Bee 2021 competition. The National Science Bee is a buzzer-based science competition for individual students, with questions ranging … Read more