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Wife of ousted Pak PM Nawaz Sharif to seek his Parliament seat: Party official

Papers for Kulsoom Nawaz`s candidacy were filed with election authorities on Friday, Sharif adviser Asif Kirmani told reporters in the eastern city of Lahore.

Aug 11, 2017, 16:52 PM IST

Save girl child: Haryana village launches 'selfie with daughter' contest

In a unique initiative to save girl child in Haryana, where the sex ratio has been dismally low, a village panchayat in Jind has started a contest for clicking "selfie with daughter"

Jun 13, 2015, 09:52 AM IST

Popular filmmakers on jury of Vishnu Manchu Short Film Contest

Well-known Telugu filmmakers such as Ram Gopal Varma, Deva Katta, BVS Ravi and Dasarath are on the jury for the Vishnu Manchu Short Film Contest for aspiring filmmakers.

Jan 31, 2015, 15:50 PM IST

Sunny Leone's date with 100 lucky contest winners

As many as 100 men dined and wined with actress and adult star Sunny Leone as part of the grand finale of Mankind Pharma’s Adiction Deo Contest.

Dec 21, 2014, 17:02 PM IST

Imtiaz Ali to mentor talent hunt `Raju Ban Gaya Director`

`Jab We met` director Imtiaz Ali is all set to nurture a talent hunt `Raju Ban Gaya Director`, a unique mobile based contest for filmmaking.

Jul 17, 2014, 17:29 PM IST

Tenzin Yangzom wins `Miss Tibet 2014` crown unopposed

Tibetan contestant Tenzin Yangzom from Sikkim will be crowned Miss Tibet 2014 here June 8, an event organiser said here Tuesday. Yangzom won the pageant unopposed.

Jun 03, 2014, 20:16 PM IST

Heat star James on fire in Cleveland return

LeBron James was unstoppable in his return to his former home, putting on a first-quarter shooting display that set the tone for Miami as the Heat beat Cleveland 100-96 on Tuesday.

Mar 19, 2014, 11:00 AM IST

Vikramaditya Motwane to judge unique filmmaking contest

Filmmaker Vikramaditya Motwane and film critic Anupama Chopra have come on board as co-judges of a contest where budding filmmakers will show their creativity in recreating Hollywood classics in 60 seconds.

Dec 07, 2013, 19:32 PM IST

Veena Malik searching for a new hero

Pakistani actress Veena Malik is on the lookout for a new hero to star opposite her in her film `The City That Never Sleeps`. She is searching for the new face through a contest.

Jan 24, 2013, 17:02 PM IST

Putin launches Soviet-style `best welder` contest

Putin has returned to other Soviet-era practices, such as
rewarding mothers for having more than one child.

Mar 29, 2012, 22:23 PM IST

‘LJP to contest in all 403 assembly seats in UP’

Lok Janshakti Party chief Ramvilas
Paswan n Wednsday said his party was going to contest on all 403
Assembly constituencies in Uttar Pradesh.

Jan 18, 2012, 21:55 PM IST

RPI to contest 250 UP seats

Republican Party of India (RPI)
headed by Ramdas Athawale on Tuesday released a list of 55
candidates for Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections.

Jan 10, 2012, 19:07 PM IST

Two allies to contest Mandu seat in Jharkhand

The November 30 bypoll to Mandu
assembly seat in Jharkhand will witness a fight between two
allies of the BJP-led Arjun Munda Government.

Nov 12, 2011, 21:28 PM IST

Keen contest for Daraunda assembly bypoll in Bihar

With RJD nominee
Prameshwar Singh and Ajay Singh
fielding his wife Kavita Kumari, the
bypoll to Daraunda promises to be a
keenly-contested affair.

Oct 04, 2011, 15:20 PM IST

Cong to contest Tamil Nadu civic polls on its own

Congress will go it alone in next
month`s local body polls in Tamil Nadu which will see a
triangular fight with UPA ally DMK and ruling AIADMK in the

Sep 16, 2011, 22:45 PM IST

Mamata to contest from Bhabanipur seat

West Bengal Chief Minister
Mamata Banerjee will contest from Bhabanipur Assembly seat
in South Kolkata to get elected to the legislature.

Aug 19, 2011, 16:09 PM IST

Madonna launches contest to find tour dancer

Madonna has launched a new contest to find a new backing dancer her for next tour.

Aug 18, 2011, 14:13 PM IST

‘Big eating’ women eyeing world record of 41 hot dogs, buns in 10 mins!

Four American women will compete against one another in a bid to break the women’s world record of 41 hot dogs and buns in 10 minutes at the Coney Island hot dog eating contest.

Jul 03, 2011, 11:49 AM IST

Australian singer Kylie Minogue launches design contest

Australian singer Kylie Minogue is on the hunt for a budding designer to create an exclusive t-shirt for her.

May 31, 2011, 08:45 AM IST

AIMPLB seeks donation to fight Ayodhya case in SC

Anticipating that substantial funds
will be required for contesting the Ayodhya case in the Supreme Court against the Allahabad High Ccourt verdict, All India Muslim Personal Law Board is seeking donations from community members.

May 05, 2011, 12:46 PM IST