Category archives: Celebrity

Miss Universe 2018: Miss Philippines Catriona Gray wins the crown

Catriona Elisa Gray from Philippines was crowned Miss Universe 2018 at a gala ceremony, where representatives from South Africa and Venezuela secured the first runner-up and second runner-up spots. India`s Nehal Chudasama failed to make it to the Top 20. Gray was ecstatic as she took her first walk as Miss Universe in a dazzling red gown with a thigh-high slit. She was crowned by Miss Universe 2017 Demi Leigh […]

PV Sindhu scripts history, clinches maiden BWF Tour Finals title

Rio Olympic silver-medallist PV Sindhu scripted history on Sunday as she brushed aside Nozomi Okuhara of Japan in straight games to lift her maiden BWF World Tour Finals title in Guangzhou, China. The 23-year-old Indian continued her rich vein of form to register a 21-19, 21-17 win over Okuhara in a thrilling summit showdown of the women’s singles event that lasted a little over an hour. Sindhu, who finished as […]

Women's World Boxing Championships: Mary Kom becomes 1st woman boxer to win six gold medals

MC Mary Kom Saturday won a historic sixth gold in the Women’s World Championships, the mother-of-three doing, without breaking a sweat, what no other woman boxer has done or known before.The 35-year-old Mary Kom out-classed Ukraine’s Hanna Okhota in an unanimous 5-0 verdict in the 48kg category summit bout. The Olympic bronze medallist came into the all-important bout optimistic of adding to her five world championships titles, and, without an […]

How India's Lady "Sherlock" Solved Her Toughest Murder Mystery

“I was in college when I solved my first case,” reveals Rajani Pandit, who is regarded as India’s first woman private investigator. In a post shared on the Humans of Bombay Facebook page, Ms Pandit speaks about her toughest case, how she started her career and the challenges of being a woman private investigator. The post, since being shared online 17 hours ago, has gone viral with over 14,000 reactions […]


ANOKHI MEDIA, North America’s leading South Asian entertainment & lifestyle media and events company is very pleased to announce the third group of personalities that will be attending the 15th anniversary event on November 3rd, 2018 at the Sheraton Centre Toronto, a milestone being marked by the EMPOWER ME Campaign in support of the not-for-profit organization, Free-Them. In commemoration of ANOKHI MEDIA’s 15-year milestone, the company is thrilled to announce […]

M Nageshwar Rao: Know all about CBI's interim chief

The in-fighting within the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) witnessed a new turn on Wednesday, when a government orders issued asked the two top officials of the premier probe agency- CBI Director Alok Verma and Special Director Rakesh Asthama to go on leave. The order also stated that M Nageshwar Rao will be taking over as the interim CBI chief. “The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved that during […]

Supernatural Thriller Lupt Promises To Thrill The Audiences

Horror film Lupt is all set to provide chills to the audience on 2nd November. The film’s trailer gives a glimpse of how thrilling the journey would be that audience will embark upon while watching this gripping tale. Written and directed by Prabhuraj, The film stars two acting legends, Javed Jaaferi and Vijay Raaz in prominent roles. The interesting fact about casting the duo is that both will be seen in […]

Ganga crusader GD Agarwal dies after 111-day fast, PM pays tribute

G D Agarwal, a former professor at the Indian Institute of Technology in Kanpur and a man who devoted his life to the cause of saving river Ganga, died today. Agarwal was on a fast-unto-death. He died on the 111th day of fasting. Agarwal began his fast on June 22 to protest the government’s alleged inaction in taking measures to make the Ganga free of pollution and free-flowing. Agarwal died […]

Saina Nehwal confirms marriage with Parupalli Kashyap, reveals bonding over badminton

Saina Nehwal has finally broken silence on her marriage with Parupalli Kashyap for the first time as the Indian badminton ace confirmed she will be tying the knot with her partner on December 16 later this year. “I will get busy with the Premier Badminton League from December 20 and then qualifiers for the Tokyo Games will begin. So this was the only date that we had to get married,” […]


Computer programmer, TedX speaker, author and teacher: 14-year-old Tanmay Bakshi has a fascinating resume

14-year-old programmer Tanmay Bakshi has a fascinating resume. He is a cognitive developer, TEDX Speaker, author and teacher. Bakshi was in India to attend an event organised by BPB publications at Amity University and Galgotias University, Noida. At the age of seven, Tanmay had set-up a channel — Tanmay teaches —where he provides magic of decoding programming and also talks about careers on it. “Programming is a very good career […]