Awards Current Affairs (Page : 4)

  • Sanjeev Chaturvedi, Anshu Gupta win Ramon Magsaysay Award 2015

    Wednesday, Jul 29, 2015

    Sanjeev Chaturvedi, Anshu Gupta win Ramon Magsaysay Award 2015

    Sanjiv Chaturvedi and Anshu Gupta are among five persons from India, Laos, Myanmar, and the Philippines who will receive Asia’s coveted Ramon Magsaysay Award.

  •  World Press Freedom Day 2015

    Monday, May 04, 2015

    World Press Freedom Day 2015

    Content source-UNESCO Every year, May 3rd is a date which celebrates the fundamental principles of press freedom; to evaluate press freedom around the wor

  • National Film Awards 2014-15 declared

    Wednesday, Mar 25, 2015

    National Film Awards 2014-15 declared

      'Court' has been adjudged the Best Feature Film for the year 2014 at the 62nd National Film Awards. The declaration comes a day after the Shashi Ka

  • Shashi Kapoor to get Dadasaheb Phalke Award for 2014

    Tuesday, Mar 24, 2015

    Shashi Kapoor to get Dadasaheb Phalke Award for 2014

      Veteran Bollywood actor Shashi Kapoor has been selected for the highest cinematic honour of the country - Dadasaheb Phalke Award. He will be the 3r

  • Indian researcher bags top US chemistry prize

    Tuesday, Feb 24, 2015

    Indian researcher bags top US chemistry prize

      Its raining laurels for Indian-American scientists these days. And it is the turn of another researcher - developer of an environment friendly fiel

  • Yelavarthy Nayudamma Award 2014 goes to 2 women scientists

    Monday, Feb 16, 2015

    Yelavarthy Nayudamma Award 2014 goes to 2 women scientists

      In a historic first, The prestigious science honour 'Yelavarthy Nayudamma Award 2014' has gone to 2 women scientists; Tessy Thomas and Geeta Vara

  • 'Rashtriya Khel Protsahan Puruskar Scheme' gets a new look

    Thursday, Feb 12, 2015

    'Rashtriya Khel Protsahan Puruskar Scheme' gets a new look

      Sports Ministry has revised the Rashtriya Khel Protsahan Puruskar Scheme to boost corporate money into promotion of Sports in the country. The prog

  • University of Hyderabad wins Visitor's Award 2015 for 'Best University'

    Friday, Jan 30, 2015

    University of Hyderabad wins Visitor's Award 2015 for 'Best University'

      University of Hyderabad is the best Central University of the country as per the recently declared Visitor's Award for the year 2015. The Award for

  • 24 young heroes to get National Bravery Awards 2014

    Monday, Jan 19, 2015

    24 young heroes to get National Bravery Awards 2014

      Twenty-four children - 8 girls and 16 boys - have been selected for the National Bravery Awards for the year 2014. The Prize honours and recognizes

  • Bharat Ratna 2014 to Vajpayee and Pandit Malviya

    Wednesday, Dec 24, 2014

    Bharat Ratna 2014 to Vajpayee and Pandit Malviya

      Bharat Ratna - the highest national honour - for the year 2014 has gone to BJP stalwart and former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee. He shares the awar


Awards Tidbits ( Dec 24, 2014 - Jul 29, 2015 )

  • Jul 28, 2015 Jorge Sampaio, Helena Ndume awarded with inaugural Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela Prize show

  • Jul 27, 2015 BEL wins Dun and Bradstreet award show

  • Jul 23, 2015 Higgs Boson Theorist Peter Higgs receives world’s oldest scientific prize show

  • Jul 22, 2015 American Book Awards 2015 announced  show

  • Jul 20, 2015 Kerala Tourism honoured with PATA Award 2015 for it's Muziris Heritage Project show

  • Jul 17, 2015 Indian-American woman Sunita Viswanath honoured with 'Champion of Change' award show

  • Jul 13, 2015 ‘Buddha In A Traffic Jam’ wins best original screenplay award at the Madrid Film Festival show

  • Jul 08, 2015 Fergusson College of Pune wins heritage status of UGC show

  • Jul 01, 2015 Famous Writer Vishwanath Tripathi chosen for 28th Moorti Devi Award show

  • Jun 26, 2015 Bal Sahitya Puraskar 2015 show

  • Jun 26, 2015 Sahitya Akademi announces 'Bhasha Samman' awards for the year 2013-2014 show

  • Jun 24, 2015 NUSI bags top seafarers award for the year 2015 show

  • Jun 22, 2015 Sanjay Subrahmanyan selected for ‘Sangita Kalanidhi’ award 2015 show

  • Apr 08, 2015 Indian-origin schoolboy Pratap Singh honoured with "Institute of Physics Prize" show

  • Apr 07, 2015 Arab poet Adonis honoured with Kumaran Asan World Prize for poetry show

  • Mar 31, 2015 Veteran Hockey Icon 'Balbir Singh Senior' is honoured with the Major Dhyan Chand Lifetime Achievement Award by Hockey India.  show

  • Mar 28, 2015 Kerala Tourism bags the national Web Ratna Award for 2014 for ‘exemplary e-governance initiative through the Internet.’  show

  • Mar 28, 2015 ISRO bags 'Gandhi Peace Prize' for the year 2014 show

  • Mar 27, 2015 Eminent Hindi poet Gopaldas Neeraj has been awarded with first National Kavi Pradeep Samman show

  • Mar 25, 2015 National Film Awards 2014-15 winners list. - read more

  • Mar 25, 2015 Indian-American author Akhil Sharma bags £40,000 Folio prize for fiction for his book 'Family Life'.  show

  • Mar 24, 2015 Indian ecologist 'Madhav Gadgil' is honoured with prestigious 'Tyler Prize' for Environmental Achievement 2015 show

  • Mar 13, 2015 NSCI Safety Awards-2014 presented.    show

  • Mar 11, 2015 M Veerappa Moily - former union minister - has been awarded with the prestigious Saraswati Samman 2014 for his Kannada poem Ramayana Mahanveshanam show

  • Mar 05, 2015 3 South Asian women to be honoured by US with prestigious International Women of Courage Award 2015.  show

  • Feb 27, 2015 AFMC Pune gets the Raksha Mantri's Trophy - 2014 for being the Best Hospital of the Armed forces show

  • Feb 24, 2015 Indian-American researcher 'Purnendu Dasgupta' bags top US chemistry prize. - read more

  • Feb 17, 2015 Professor Srikanth Jagabathula wins $500,000 National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER award for developing data-driven modelling and learning techniques to improve the accuracy of operational decision making.  show

  • Feb 16, 2015 Ashton Carter gets Senate nod as the new Defense Secretary of the US show

  • Feb 13, 2015 Gurpreet Singh, Indian American researcher at Kansas State University (KSU), bags $500,000 National Science Foundation CAREER award for his research on nanosheets. - read more

  • Feb 13, 2015 Danish photographer Mads Nissen wins World Press Photo of the year 2014 for his image depicting gay couple during an intimate moment in St Petersburg, Russia.  show

  • Feb 12, 2015 The Ambedkar National Merit Award 2014 given to 84 Students.  show

  • Feb 11, 2015 Amartya Sen, Nobel laureate Indian economist, is honoured with the inaugural Charleston-EFG John Maynard Keynes Prize for his contribution to society.

  • Feb 09, 2015 National Awards for Excellence in Hospitality Education 2012-13 conferred.  show

  • Jan 31, 2015 Gold award for the Income Tax Department under National Award on E-Governance 2014-15.  show

  • Jan 30, 2015 Republic Day Parade 2015 Awards: Maharashtra wins the award for 'Best Tableau' with Jharkhand and Karnataka finishing 2nd and 3rd.   show

  • Jan 27, 2015 Major Mukund Varadarajan and Naik Neeraj Kumar Singh are honoured with the highest peacetime military honour 'Ashok Chakra'; both the Armymen get the award posthumously. - read more

  • Jan 27, 2015 President gave away 104 Padma Awards this year: The list comprises of 9 Padma Vibhushan, 20 Padma Bhushan and 75 Padma Shri Awardees.   show

  • Jan 24, 2015 Jhumpa Lahiri wins the 2015 DSC Prize for South Asian Literature for her celebrated novel "The Lowland".   show

  • Jan 20, 2015 Frank Islam, famous Indian-American entrepreneur and philanthropist, bags prestigious Martin Luther King Jr Award show

  • Jan 19, 2015 Guinness world record holder Indian RTI activist Subhash Chandra Agrawal is honoured with the Giraffe Hero award 2015 by a US-based NGO 'The Giraffe Heroes Project'.   show

  • Jan 15, 2015 India's Mangalyaan (Mars Orbiter Mission) is honoured with the 2015 Space Pioneer Award in the science and engineering category from the US based National Space Society (NSS).

  • Jan 13, 2015 MYS Prasad - director of Satish Dhawan Space Centre, Sriharikota Range (SHAR) - is honoured with the Vikram Sarabhai memorial award 2015.    show

  • Jan 10, 2015 Yu Min - father of China's hydrogen bomb - is honoured with the country's top science award 'State Preeminent Science and Technology Award 2015'.   show

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