International Women's Day 2017: Even journalists chasing news have to deal with rampant sexism
At an office that I worked earlier where I was covering civic issues, out of the blue, I was given an assignment at the morning meeting — to cover a story on Yukta Mookhey, former Miss World. The rationale was simple as explained by the features editor.
Deepika Padukone mistaken for Priyanka Chopra yet again, this time by photographers in LA
In 2015, the year when Quantico was first aired, ABC used a video of Yukta Mookhey being crowned Miss World instead of Priyanka Chopra for a show called 'Nightline'. The show was quick to apologise and replace the video with the correct footage. Chopra ...
On top of the world
Other Indians who won the title in the past include Reita Faria (1966), Aishwarya Rai (1994), Diana Hayden (1997) and Yukta Mookhey (1999). A Delhi-based girl from Guwahati, Priyadarshini was the firs t candidate from the northeastern region at the ...
Not films, birthday girl Yukta Mookhey hit the headlines for this!
Daily Bhaskar (press release) (blog)
Former Miss World Yukta Mookhey turns 38 today. The legged beauty won the title in 1999 at the age of 22. As expected her victory opened the doors to glamour world, for her. After doing a cameo in a Tamil movie in 2001, she debuted in Bollywood the ...