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  Femina Miss India
Miss India first runner-up 1996 The protests against the pageant were still echoing in the streets of India when the decision was taken by the organisers to hold the Miss World contest for the first time on home ground, Bangalore.
She portrayed great confidence at the Miss Universe pageant as well, and in reply to one of the questions, she said that, to bring a child into the world and not able to offer it peace was the biggest injustice done in the world.
Divya Chauhan: Miss India second runner-up 1997 Divya Chauhan tied the knot but, not with a Sri Lankan as she had promised on a goodwill mission to the island nation.
feminamissindia.indiatimes.com /articleshow/22458123.cms   (1131 words)

  
 Beauty Contest Organizers,Miss India Contest Organizers,Beauty Contest Organizers India,Miss India World Contest ...
If the candidate wins the Miss India World title, she shall not compete/participate in any other pageant system for 12 months or until the title is relinquished to the new titleholder, unless authorized prior in writing by the CEO of Angel Event whose decision shall be final.
The Miss India World / Angel Events / Organizers are not responsible in any manner whatsoever for any delays or non-receipt of applications or for acts of omission or commission on any account and for any reason whatsoever.
The Miss India World / Angel Events / Organizers are not responsible for any direct or consequential loss or any physical injury that may occur to the applicant on account of their participation in the pageant.
www.missindia-world.com /rules-and-regulation.html   (955 words)

  
 MissIndia.Com - Miss India title holders
Miss India is a national contest held in India.
Miss India Singapore is a national contest held in Singapore.
Miss Asia Pacific is an international contest open to all nations in Asia and to those whose borders touch the Pacific Ocean.
www.missindia.com /title.htm   (225 words)

  
 World Beauty Contest,Indian Beauty Contest,World Beauty Pageants,Indian Beauty Pageants
Miss India World is an international pageant and winners will go on to compete for other international titles.
Miss India World title is a unique title to hold, it offers the new title holder not only the opportunity to meet many distinguished people and to be a part of the glamour and glitter of show business, but also advocate major issues of concern around the world.
Miss India World is owned by angel Events and the home office is located in India, with an international organizational office located in London, and other host offices located in many parts of the world.
www.missindia-world.com /miss-india-worldwide-pageant.html   (256 words)

  
 The Tribune, Chandigarh, India - World
She will represent Australia at the Miss India Worldwide pageant to be held in the USA later this year.
Shireen Mussa, from Sydney, walked away with the Miss Photogenic award, while Sharon Jeet Johal of Adelaide was judged Miss India Glamour Queen.
BEIJING: India and China on Thursday called for enhanced bilateral cooperation in the postal sector and launched the first-ever joint philately exhibition here to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Panchsheel principles.
www.tribuneindia.com /2004/20041029/world.htm   (1730 words)

  
 MSN India Feature - Miss Russia is Miss Universe 2002
Miss Russia Oxana Fedorova in the Roberto Clemente Coliseum.
Miss China, Ling Fhuo, the first representative from China to participate in the pageant's 51-year-old history was declared the second runner up.
Miss India Neha Dhupia did make to the top ten finalists but was knocked out of competition in the final five.
server1.msn.co.in /features/missuniverse/index.asp   (357 words)

  
 India Together: Manufacturing beauties at the Miss India pageant - Manushi, Issue 143
Throughout my presence at the 2003 Miss India training as an anthropologist conducting research as well as assisting in simple tasks such as writing questions for contestants, I was consistently struck by similarities between the creation of beauty queens and theories of the body that stem from the Industrial Revolution.
Miss India training serves as a site in which young women are able to decide their future, or at least expand their options in terms of media-related careers.
As such, it is useful to examine the Miss India pageant with a view informed by an understanding of a real world feminism which pays as much attention to individual women's motivations for participating in patriarchy as it does to the flawed institutions that patriarchy perpetuates.
www.indiatogether.org /manushi/issue143/beauties.htm   (6911 words)

  
 Miss World 2006: the official website - 2007 contestants
Natasha was born in Mumbai, in the state of Maharashtra, India.
It is a country rich in culture with; over 18 languages spoken across the country, castes, religious beliefs, festivals, tradition, dance and art forms.
Hobbies include: Listening to old Indian classics along with romantic and hip-hop numbers, cooking and reading, she is also extremely fond of dance (especially freestyle and contemporary and has learnt a bit of the waltz, samba and salsa), Personal motto would be “Live like there’s no tomorrow and Love like you will live forever."
www.missworld.tv /bio/bio.sps?iBiographyID=91871   (138 words)

  
 Miss India :: Indian Celebrities :: ceeby.com!
The Miss India 2001 and Miss Universe 2001 fourth-runner up, is 21 years old, 5 feet 6 inches tall, Celina Jaitely from Kolkata(Culcutta).She also won the Miss Margo Beautiful skin, Inditimes Surfer's Choice, and MTV's Most Wanted awards.
Lara Dutta, Miss Universe 2000, was crowned the first Miss Universe of the new millennium on May 12, 2000 in Cyprus.
The 5' 8'' Femina Miss India Universe was also judged Miss Photogenic at the preliminary round in Hyderabad on January 8.Lara Dutta, A student of Mass Communications, Mumbai University, beat out an incredible 60,000 applicants to take the Femina Miss India crown.
celebs.ceeby.com /missindia   (245 words)

  
 Mitra's Clips: Miss India D.C.   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Backstage, the trio helped the just-crowned Miss India D.C., Pallavi Sharma, throw off her flailing silks and squeeze into tight (very tight) white pants so the night to remember could continue into the morning.
In 1996, when India played host to the Miss World contest in the southern city of Bangalore, contestants had to model their swimwear in the Seychelles after violent protests from Hindu extremists.
In two weeks, Patel will compete for the title of Miss India U.S.A. in Edison, N.J. Miss India D.C. sends its top three contestants to the national pageant a year after they are crowned locally, and Pallavi Sharma said she intends to go next year.
www.desiwriter.com /clip_missindia.html   (1370 words)

  
 Miss India World gets second best odds
Miss India World Natasha Suri is one of the top three favourites at the Miss World 2006 event here Saturday.
The betting odds for Miss World competition this year have Miss Venezuela leading the pack with odds one to six, followed by Miss India, Miss Australia and Miss Czech Republic 15 to two.
India is also a heavy producer of Miss World winners, prevailing three times in the last decade, the latest victory coming when Priyanka Chopra reigned in 2000.
news.webindia123.com /news/Articles/World/20060927/463044.html   (250 words)

  
 I n d i a P o s t . c o m
India Post News Service IRVINE, Ca: It is a one of a kind love story that not only symbolizes the union of a man and a woman but also, that of man with God.
The United States should look into India’s needs, challenges and its democratic value system, rather than look at it as merely a lucrative market, was a concerted opinion of a delegation of Indian Members of Parliament at a business gathering in New York recently.
VISAKHAPTNAM: Yuvraj Singh struck a rollicking unbeaten 95 as India provided the final touches to their World Cup preparation by recording an emphatic seven-wicket victory over Sri Lanka in the last cricket one-dayer to clinch the series with a 2-1 margin.
www.indiapost.com /members/story.php?story_id=2656   (600 words)

  
 Miss India-Indonesia 2003-- Feature Contest -- IndoIndians.com
Miss India Worldwide is conducted annually since 1990 by Miss India Worldwide Organization, New York a division of India Festival Committee (USA) established in 1974.
In 1997 it was held in Mumbai to salute India on its 50
The name of Miss India Worldwide was registered under the trademark act of USA and has been granted Trade Mark by the Commissioner of Patents ad Trademarks of the United States Government.
www.indoindians.com /contest/press.htm   (688 words)

  
 Beauty Contest Information,Beauty Contest Application,Beauty Contest Information And Application
The Pageant will be telecast live on major TV channels and will be covered in the major national and international dailies to give the contestants maximum exposure.
Interested corporations, individuals and organizations which have the capability, knowledge and experience to organize and produce an exciting beauty pageant representing their international countries are welcome to become Miss India World Franchisee.
It must be conducted in a fair and impartial manner, without bias or prejudice to color, race, creed, religion, or ethnic origin.
www.missindia-world.com /why-should-you-apply.html   (326 words)

  
 Miss India Information
Femina Miss India is an annual, national beauty pageant held in India and organized by Femina, a women's magazine.
Miss India has been participating in the Miss Universe pageant since 1952, starting with Indrani Rehman; and in the Miss World pageant since 1959, starting with Fleur Ezekiel.
After the Femina Miss India pageant was established, the practice was to send the winner to the Miss Universe pageant and the runner-up to the Miss World contest.
www.bookrags.com /wiki/Miss_India   (1299 words)

  
 miss india girls
The Femina Miss India competition began in 1964 as a small, closed-off event.
Miss India are the winners of the Miss India beauty pageant held annually.
Prior to 1964, Miss India was selected by Eve's weekly in 1959, 1960, 1961 and 1962.
www.masalacity.com /MissIndiaGals.html   (534 words)

  
 Seasons India :: Madhu Sapre - Miss India 1998
She sailed through the swimsuit round of the Miss Universe contest with a score of 9.9 out of 10 and was adjudged the number one in her Sangeeta Chopra evening gown.
According to me India has been in poverty for many years, so it was not going to suddenly change in one year by my becoming the prime minister.
…Back in India, she and her longtime boyfriend, model Milind Soman were captured in flashlit eternity in a contentious advertisement, inspired by Nastassja Kinski's famous poster, which featured them in the raw, coiled by a python.
www.seasonsindia.com /modelwatch/madhu_sea.htm   (819 words)

  
 Indiainfo.com -> News -> World -> Miss Turkey Azra Akin is crowned Miss World
London: Miss Turkey Azra Akin on December 7 won the coveted Miss World contest edging out 91 other contestants, including India's Shruti Sharma, who failed to be among the 10 finalists.
Miss Colombia Natalia Peralta was the runner-up, while Miss Peru Marina Mora Montero took the third place.
The 10 finalists were: Miss Australia Nicole Gazal; Miss China Yingna Wu; Miss Colombia Natalia Peralta; Miss Nigeria Chinenye Ochuba; Miss Norway Kathrine Sortland; Miss Peru Marina Mora Montero; Miss Philippines Katherine Manalo; Miss Turkey Azra Akin; Miss United States Rebekah Revels; and Miss Venezuela Goizeder Azua Barrios.
news.indiainfo.com /2002/12/08/08miss.html   (240 words)

  
 Miss World 2000 Femina Miss India
Femina Miss India Priyanka Chopra smiles as she sits with the Miss World crown after gaining the title at London's Millennium Dome on Thursday, November 30.
Femina Miss India Priyanka Chopra (right), is congratulated by 1999's Miss World Yukta Mookhey, also a Femina Miss India, after she won the Miss World title for 2000 at London's Millennium Dome on Thursday, November 30.
She was the fourth in seven years for India, which for the second time since 1994 now holds both the Miss World and Miss Universe crowns.
www1.fctv.ne.jp /~masala/missworld.html   (481 words)

  
 Sulekha: Miss India USA Pageant
Miss Sulekha Photogenic Stacy Issac won Miss India USA 2001, at the Beauty peagent held at Union County Arts Center in New Jersey, Saturda, Nov 17, 2001.
Ritu also shared her experience as Miss India USA, which included meeting with various celebrities, interview at the prestigious Movers and Shakers by Shekhar Suman and her traveling around the world including two trips each to South Africa and India.
Miss India USA Pageant is produced by the India Festival Committee, established in 1974 and based in New York City.
www.sulekha.com /missindiausa   (1051 words)

  
 Seasons India :: Lakshmi Pandit :: Miss India-World 2004   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Laxmi in her affidavit further admitted that she had "represented" to the licensor of her rented premises and the sub-registrar to be a married lady "as it was the only basis on which I could get the said premises on leave and license.
Pandit stated in her affidavit that, "Being declared a winner of Ponds Femina Miss India (World) 2004, I am expected to maintain the decorum of being a role model for the youth of India.
According to A P Parigi, Managing Director, Times Infotainment India Media Ltd, the affidavit has been accepted and the committee has accepted her voluntary act of relinquishing the crown.
www.seasonsindia.com /modelwatch/lakshmi_surrenders_sea.htm   (368 words)

  
 India - Lifestyle - Champagne, Caviar And Yet Another Miss India   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The lucky girl who walked away with the coveted Miss India Universe title was 21 year old Celina who said that she would have been in the Armed Forces if she had not been a model.
The Femina Miss India pageant began as a nondescript event in 1965 where gauche young girls walked down the runway in their mom’s saris and borrowed stilettos.
After she almost missed the Miss Universe crown that year, a lot more of planning was put into the competition.
www3.estart.com /india/lifestyles/missindia2001.html   (440 words)

  
 Variety's Festivals & Markets - Hit created out of Miss India
India's Femina Miss India contest, where winners go on to compete in the Miss Universe and Miss World pageants, is one such broadcast event.
Niche lifestyle channel Zoom TV, whose owner Bennett Coleman Co. also controls the Femina Miss India contest, has created a reality show, "Banungi main Miss India" (I Will Be Miss India), out of the beauty pageant.
In the first phase, audiences vote for contestants in the regional rounds.
www.variety.com /index.asp?layout=features2006&content=jump&jump=story&dept=mip&nav=Fmip&articleid=VR1117940738   (627 words)

  
 Former Miss India Nafisa Joseph commits suicide
A former Miss India, Nafisa Joseph, who was a television actress and presenter for entertainment channel MTV, committed suicide in Bombay, police said.
Joseph, who captured the Miss India title in 1997, killed herself in her bedroom, police said.
Former Miss India and television anchor Nafisa Joseph, 25, committed suicide by hanging herself from a ceiling fan at her home in Bombay, police said July 30, 2004.
www.chinadaily.com.cn /english/doc/2004-07/31/content_353569.htm   (288 words)

  
 Sify.com - Image Gallery / Slide Show : Image Gallery of Miss India Australia 2004
While winner Vimala Raman also won the Miss India Australia Cyber Queen, Sharon Jeet Johal of Adelaide was adjudged Miss India Australia Glamour Queen.
Vimala Raman of Sydney has earned the honour of representing Australia in the Miss India Worldwide 2005 to be held in Mumbai on Jan 9 next year.
The coy 23-year-old Sydney-sider was adjudged Miss India Australia in an impressive function held at Sir John Clancey Auditorium of the University of New South Wales on Sunday Oct 24.
www.sify.com /news/imagegallery_slideshow.php?gid=13597824&imgidx=1&gname=Miss+India+Australia+2004&lid=1&gord=A&view=   (475 words)

  
 Free Resource for Indian Fashion, Indian Culture and Search for India
Why Femina Miss India : I was most attracted to Femina Miss India because the focus of the competition was always to groom, refine and prepare contestants to take on the world and represent our country with great elegance.
Why Femina Miss India: To be a part of the most sought after pageant in the country and to transform myself from being just Misss Niharika Singh to Miss India.
The outfit she is wearing is a modern version of salwar kameez.
www.salwarsuits.com /miss-India.htm   (738 words)

  
 Miss Maxim India - Hot stuff from the subcontinent - Donna Katherine Masih » Netscape.com
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