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Happy birthday Priyanka Chopra: Tracing her journey to global dominance

18 Jul 2020

Happy birthday Priyanka Chopra: Tracing her journey to global dominance

If there had to be one Indian celebrity you'd want to boast about to an American friend, it would undoubtedly be Priyanka Chopra Jonas.

Supermodel says man tagged her in porn sites; files FIR

16 Jan 2020

Supermodel says man tagged her in porn sites; files FIR

Mumbai-based supermodel and former Miss India (World) Natasha Suri has filed a police complaint against a man over allegations of cyber harassment.

Halloween is next month: Aishwarya's look slammed by Indian designer

02 Oct 2019

Halloween is next month: Aishwarya's look slammed by Indian designer

Last week, former Miss World and Bollywood actor Aishwarya Rai Bachchan made her Paris Fashion Week debut, and garnered mixed reactions to her look, to say the least.

Aishwarya Rai looks amazing in her throwback baby shower pictures

11 Sep 2019

Aishwarya Rai looks amazing in her throwback baby shower pictures

It has been 12 years since Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai got married.

Want a svelte figure like Priyanka Chopra's? Follow these tips

02 Sep 2019

Want a svelte figure like Priyanka Chopra's? Follow these tips

Priyanka Chopra, who's often touted as a global icon, turned 37 recently.

This is Aishwarya's beauty advice to daughter Aaradhya

26 Aug 2019

This is Aishwarya's beauty advice to daughter Aaradhya

Bollywood icon Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is known not only for her exemplary onscreen performances, but also her charming looks.

Indian-origin doctor, who won Miss England, once faced racial bullying

02 Aug 2019

Indian-origin doctor, who won Miss England, once faced racial bullying

While models often get stereotyped as stupid, Bhasha Mukherjee, the 23-year-old who was crowned Miss England on Thursday, is living proof that they aren't.

Priyanka Chopra-Nick Jonas' Miami vacation pictures are dripping in love

28 Jul 2019

Priyanka Chopra-Nick Jonas' Miami vacation pictures are dripping in love

Priyanka Chopra's 37th birthday celebration in Miami with husband Nick Jonas and family was a dreamy affair.

Aishwarya roped in for her 'guru' Mani Ratnam's 'Ponniyin Selvan'

26 Jul 2019

Aishwarya roped in for her 'guru' Mani Ratnam's 'Ponniyin Selvan'

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, who was last seen in Fanney Khan in 2018, has been roped in for ace filmmaker Mani Ratnam's Ponniyin Selvan.

Happy birthday Priyanka: Let's take a look at her legacy

18 Jul 2019

Happy birthday Priyanka: Let's take a look at her legacy

From winning the Miss World in 2000, becoming a top Bollywood actress to making a name in the West, Priyanka Chopra Jonas has come a long way.

Manushi Chhillar to debut with 'Bunty Aur Babli Again'?

13 Jul 2019

Manushi Chhillar to debut with 'Bunty Aur Babli Again'?

Ever since Manushi Chhillar won the Miss World title in 2017, there have been speculations about her big Bollywood debut.

This is how Priyanka Chopra amassed Rs. 200cr-worth of wealth

27 Jun 2019

This is how Priyanka Chopra amassed Rs. 200cr-worth of wealth

From winning the Miss World in 2000, becoming a top Bollywood actress to making a name in the West, Priyanka Chopra Jonas has come a long way.

Five Bollywood celebrities who are awesome singers

27 Jun 2019

Five Bollywood celebrities who are awesome singers

Bollywood provides a huge space for showcasing one's talents, and there are many celebrities who don several hats.

Philippines' Catriona Gray, of 'lava walk' fame, crowned Miss Universe-2018

17 Dec 2018

Philippines' Catriona Gray, of 'lava walk' fame, crowned Miss Universe-2018

It's that time of the year, when several beauties, from all across the world, come together to compete for the Miss World and Miss Universe titles.

#MissWorld: Mexico's Vanessa Ponce de Leon crowned 'Miss World 2018'

08 Dec 2018

#MissWorld: Mexico's Vanessa Ponce de Leon crowned 'Miss World 2018'

Miss Mexico Vanessa Ponce de Leon has been named the winner of the most coveted beauty pageant of the year, Miss World 2018.

US-based publication takes down racist piece on Priyanka

06 Dec 2018

US-based publication takes down racist piece on Priyanka

Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas's grand wedding has been breaking headlines across the world.

First time in history! Transgender to participate in Miss Universe-2018

29 Nov 2018

First time in history! Transgender to participate in Miss Universe-2018

This year's Miss Universe pageant will be ground-breaking.

Video shows how PeeCee's 'fandom' is created by her PR

17 Nov 2018

Video shows how PeeCee's 'fandom' is created by her PR

Priyanka Chopra, who is set to marry Nick Jonas next month, can be seen with that bride-to-be cheekiness nowadays.

#Section377Verdict: India's first transgender bureaucrat plans to get married!

10 Sep 2018

#Section377Verdict: India's first transgender bureaucrat plans to get married!

Encouraged by the Supreme Court's verdict of decriminalising homosexuality, India's first transgender bureaucrat, Aishwarya Rituparna Pradhan, wishes to get married to her long-time boyfriend.

Jury-member thought Priyanka was 'too-dark' to be crowned Miss India

19 Jul 2018

Jury-member thought Priyanka was 'too-dark' to be crowned Miss India

Priyanka Chopra wasn't the obvious choice for the "Miss India" title 18 years ago as one jury member felt her complexion was "too dark", says a new book on the star who turned 36 yesterday.

Meet Anukreethy Vas, winner of Femina Miss India 2018

20 Jun 2018

Meet Anukreethy Vas, winner of Femina Miss India 2018

The winner of 55th Femina Miss India World 2018 is Anukreethy Vas, a student from Tamil Nadu.

Biplab Deb takes a U-turn on Diana Hayden remark

28 Apr 2018

Biplab Deb takes a U-turn on Diana Hayden remark

After his outrageous remark on former Miss World and ex 'Bigg Boss' contestant Diana Hayden kicked up a storm, Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Deb said he did not intend to hurt anyone's sentiments.

Infuriated Diana Hayden hits back at Biplab Deb

27 Apr 2018

Infuriated Diana Hayden hits back at Biplab Deb

Diana Hayden has slammed Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Deb for belittling her 1997 Miss World title win.

As Aishwarya completes two decades, Rekha pens an emotional letter

17 Mar 2018

As Aishwarya completes two decades, Rekha pens an emotional letter

Congratulatory messages have been pouring in for Aishwarya Rai Bachchan as she has completed two decades in the Indian film industry.

Karan Johar to launch Manushi Chhillar?

18 Jan 2018

Karan Johar to launch Manushi Chhillar?

Karan Johar, who has been a godfather to many Bollywood actors like Alia Bhatt, Siddharth Malhotra etc., is now planning to launch the Miss World 2018 Manushi Chhillar.

Google's top 2017 trend: Hurricane Irma beats them all

14 Dec 2017

Google's top 2017 trend: Hurricane Irma beats them all

As 2017 draws to a close, and before your social-media timelines get flooded with year-end specials, we bring you what the world, and specifically India, googled the most this year.

Manushi Chhillar, Haryana CM announce free sanitary napkins for schoolgirls

01 Dec 2017

Manushi Chhillar, Haryana CM announce free sanitary napkins for schoolgirls

Now that Manushi Chhillar has won the Miss World crown, she is taking on the social campaigns she said she would.

Miss South Africa Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters crowned Miss Universe

27 Nov 2017

Miss South Africa Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters crowned Miss Universe

Miss South Africa Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters, 22, has been crowned Miss Universe 2017.

Current and ex Haryana CMs fight over honoring Manushi Chhillar

25 Nov 2017

Current and ex Haryana CMs fight over honoring Manushi Chhillar

The issue of honoring recently announced Miss World Manushi Chhillar has triggered a war of words between incumbent Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar and ex-CM Bhupinder Singh Hooda.

Shraddha Shashidhar to represent India at Miss Universe 2017

23 Nov 2017

Shraddha Shashidhar to represent India at Miss Universe 2017

Manushi Chillar, the new Miss World, has piqued the hopes of millions of Indians who are now eagerly waiting for November 26.

World-Pageants: Which answers led to the wins of Indian beauties?

21 Nov 2017

World-Pageants: Which answers led to the wins of Indian beauties?

Manushi Chhillar made the entire nation proud by winning the coveted Miss World 2017 beauty pageant.

Shashi Tharoor's tweet on Manushi  Chhillar irks Twitterati

20 Nov 2017

Shashi Tharoor's tweet on Manushi Chhillar irks Twitterati

Call it a "farrago" of humor or "distortion" of freedom but Shashi Tharoor's tongue-in-cheek remark on Miss World Manushi Chhillar came as a rude-shocker to many of his followers.

India wins Miss World title after 17 years!

18 Nov 2017

India wins Miss World title after 17 years!

It's been a long wait, but India has finally broken the dry spell.

Aishwarya Rai turns 44: 5 Iconic movies by the actress

01 Nov 2017

Aishwarya Rai turns 44: 5 Iconic movies by the actress

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, who is not only hailed as the most beautiful woman in India but has also grabbed eyeballs in the west because of her enchanting beauty, turns 44 today.

Priyanka Chopra to be honored with Dadasaheb Phalke award

29 May 2017

Priyanka Chopra to be honored with Dadasaheb Phalke award

Priyanka Chopra has a new feather in her cap: the star will be the first to receive the Dadasaheb Phalke Academy Award for the 'International Acclaimed Actress'.

Unfolding the mega brand - Priyanka Chopra!

14 May 2017

Unfolding the mega brand - Priyanka Chopra!

In latest news, reigning queen Priyanka Chopra has just signed another Hollywood movie - this time with our beloved Sheldon Cooper!