Google and Live present 'Hai Baaton Mein Dum?' Contest


The Hain Baaton Mein Dum? is a skill contest where participants must submit an essay on any of the five topics given below in Hindi language. The essays will be evaluated by judges, who will choose the winning entry in accordance with these Official Rules. The prize(s) will be awarded to participant(s) whose essay is evaluated as having the highest score in the judging criteria.The Contest is sponsored by Google Inc


The Contest begins at 12:00:00 A.M. Indian Standard Time (IST) Zone in India on December 7th, 2009 and ends at 11:59:59 P.M. IST on February 15th, 2010.

Topics for the essay:

  • i. Entertainment
  • ii. Travel
  • iii. Sports
  • iv. Health
  • v. Social, Economic and Political issues
  • The prizes are:
  • - A laptop for the winner in each topic category
  • - Gift voucher worth Rs. 5000 from an online bookstore for the best entry submitted by a 9th to 12th standard student in each topic category
  • - Internet subscription for six months sponsored by Google for the top ten (10) shortlisted entries across each topic category
  • - Google goodies for the next 50 shortlisted entries selected across each topic categories
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