Awards Current Affairs (Page : 7)

  • Environmentalist Ramesh Agrawal gets Goldman Prize 2014

    Tuesday, Apr 29, 2014

    Environmentalist Ramesh Agrawal gets Goldman Prize 2014

      Indian environmentalist Ramesh Agrawal has bagged Goldman Prize 2014 for helping villagers fight coal mining in Chhattisgarh and success in shutting d

  • 61st National Film Awards 2014 announced

    Thursday, Apr 17, 2014

    61st National Film Awards 2014 announced

    The critically acclaimed bilingual film 'Ship of Theseus' has found its place in the sun by claiming the Best Feature Film title at the recently declared 61st N

  • Pulitzer Prize 2014 declared

    Tuesday, Apr 15, 2014

    Pulitzer Prize 2014 declared

    India-American poet Vijay Seshadri wins the 98th annual Pulitzer Prize for the year 2014 in the poetry category for his collection of poems "3 Sections." T

  • UNEP award for 'Directorate of revenue Intelligence'

    Wednesday, Apr 09, 2014

    UNEP award for 'Directorate of revenue Intelligence'

    UNEP has honoured the DRI (Directorate of revenue Intelligence) with 'ECA Ozone Protection Award for Customs & Enforcement Officers'. It has been recognized

  • 11th National Youth Parliament Competition 2012-2013

    Tuesday, Mar 25, 2014

    11th National Youth Parliament Competition 2012-2013

      National Youth Parliament Competition 2012-2013 for Universities and Colleges has concluded with the DAV Colleges (Jalandhar) clinching the top prize

  • National Community Radio Awards 2014

    Tuesday, Mar 25, 2014

    National Community Radio Awards 2014

      The 3rd National Community Radio awards have been presented in all the five stipulated categories. The award, introduced by the Ministry of Infor

  • Fundamental Physics Prize 2014

    Monday, Mar 24, 2014

    Fundamental Physics Prize 2014

    The Fundamental Physics Prize for the year 2014 has been conferred on the Michael B Green (University of Cambridge) and John H Schwarz (California Ins

  • Tomas Halik chosen for 2014 Templeton Prize

    Friday, Mar 21, 2014

    Tomas Halik chosen for 2014 Templeton Prize

    Czech priest and philosopher Tomas Halik has been awarded this year's Templeton Prize given by the John Templeton Foundation

  • National Geoscience Awards 2012

    Tuesday, Feb 25, 2014

    National Geoscience Awards 2012

    National Geoscience Awards – 2012 has been conferred on 27 geoscientists, including a young researcher across 11 disciplines. The young researcher has been re

  • Indira Gandhi Paryavaran Puraskar 2013 announced

    Friday, Feb 21, 2014

    Indira Gandhi Paryavaran Puraskar 2013 announced

      Indira Gandhi Paryavaran Puraskar for the year 2013 have been conferred on 2 organizations and 3 individuals among a total of 97 nominations. The annu


Awards Tidbits ( Feb 21, 2014 - Apr 29, 2014 )

  • Apr 29, 2014 Indian environmentalist Ramesh Agrawal wins Goldman Prize 2014 for helping villagers fight coal mining in Chhattisgarh and success in shutting down one of the largest planned coal mines in the area.    - read more

  • Apr 28, 2014 Liverpool striker Luis Suarez wins Professional Footballers' Association (PFA) Player of the Year title in English Premier League.   show

  • Apr 26, 2014 Indian squash player Saurav Ghosal has been conferred on Dato Alex Lee Award 2013 for being the 'Outstanding Asian Men's Player of the Year' by the Asian Squash Federation (ASF).   show

  • Apr 23, 2014 MS Subbulakshmi Award 2014 goes to renowned Karnataka musician 'Mathangi Sathyamurthy'.    show

  • Apr 19, 2014 'Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology outstanding services award' goes to Sriprakash KS.   show

  • Apr 18, 2014 Randstad Awards 2014 for most attractive employer in India goes to Microsoft for the 4th consecutive year.   show

  • Apr 17, 2014 'Ship of Theseus' has been honoured with the Best Feature Film award at the 61st National Film Awards.   - read more

  • Apr 16, 2014 'Ogilvy & Mather Mumbai' captures two awards (a gold and silver each) at the Young Guns Awards 2013.   show

  • Apr 15, 2014 India-American poet Vijay Seshadri wins the 98th annual Pulitzer Prize for the year 2014 in the poetry category for his collection of poems "3 Sections."    - read more

  • Apr 14, 2014 Eminent lyricist Gulzar to be conferred on the prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke Award for the year 2013.   show

  • Apr 12, 2014 Millennium Technology Prize 2014 goes to British-American physicist Stuart Parkin for enabling a revolutionary thousand-fold increase in digital data storage on magnetic disks.      show

  • Apr 12, 2014 Shikhar Dhawan is the sole Indian to feature in the coveted list of 'Wisden’s Five Cricketers of the Year' for his performance in 2013.   show

  • Apr 12, 2014 The Sangeet Natak Akademi Fellowships (Akademi Ratna) 2014 conferred on Kanak Rele, R. Sathyanarayana, and Mahesh Elkunchwar.   show

  • Apr 11, 2014 Ratan Tata is to be conferred on the 'Knight Grand Cross', one of the highest civilian honours in Britain, by the queen Elizabeth.   show

  • Apr 09, 2014 UN award for 'Directorate of revenue Intelligence'. - read more

  • Apr 04, 2014 Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) has been awarded the Most Efficient Navratna Award for the year 2013.   show

  • Apr 03, 2014 Young Achiever Award 2013 has been conferred on Dr B Vinoth Kumar for his contribution in the field of agriculture.     show

  • Apr 02, 2014 Indian-American cardiologist Dr Sumeet Chugh has been honoured with the coveted Simon Dack Award by the American College of Cardiology.   show

  • Mar 27, 2014 The Laureus World Sports Awards 2014 winners:       show

  • Mar 26, 2014 Acclaimed photographer Rajesh Bedi honoured with the Life-Time Achievement Award at the 3rd National Photography Awards 2014.   show

  • Mar 26, 2014 Japanese architect Shigeru Ban honoured with Pritzker Prize 2014.    show

  • Mar 25, 2014 National Community Radio Awards 2014 presented. - read more

  • Mar 25, 2014 11th National Youth Parliament Competition 2012-2013. - read more

  • Mar 25, 2014 Govind Mishra becomes only the 2nd Hindi author to receive Sarawasti Samman (2013) after Harivansh Rai Bachchan (1991) for his book Dhool Paudho Par published in 2008.    show

  • Mar 24, 2014 Fundamental Physics Prize 2014. - read more

  • Mar 24, 2014 Lt Commander Abhilash Tomy, Major Mahesh Kumar and Wing Commander Darryl Castelino (posthumously) honoured with Kirti Chakra gallantry award.   show

  • Mar 24, 2014 Physicist Rajesh Gopakumar has been conferred on the 'GD Birla Award for scientific research 2013'.    show

  • Mar 21, 2014 UN-Water's “Water for Life” Best Practices Award 2014 to mark World Water Day (22 March) : 1) “best water management practices” :- International Water Management Institute (IWMI)-Tata Water Policy Programme, India 2) “best participatory, communication, awareness-raising and education practices” :- “NEWater programme, Singapore. - read more

  • Mar 14, 2014 Tomas Halik (Czech priest/ intellectual) has been awarded 2014 Templeton Prize given by John Templeton Foundation.

  • Mar 13, 2014 National Community Radio Awards 2014 (3rd such award)  presented by  Ministry of Information and Broadcasting. show

  • Mar 10, 2014 Indian Author Pankaj Misra has been honoured with $1,50,000 Yale University prize for his literary contribution under nonfiction category.    show

  • Mar 10, 2014 Six people has been awarded with Stree Shakti Puraskar 2013 by President on International Women's Day.    show

  • Mar 04, 2014 Corporation Bank wins the awards for lending to MSE (micro and small enterprises) and to micro enterprises from the Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) for the year 2012-13   show

  • Mar 01, 2014 Noted environmentalist Chandi Prasad Bhatt has been honoured with the Gandhi Peace Prize 2013.   show

  • Feb 27, 2014 Indian origin scientist 'Madan Babu' has been honoured with Protein Science Young Investigator Award for 2014 at Cambridge (UK).   show

  • Feb 25, 2014 National Geoscience Awards 2012 presented. - read more

  • Feb 25, 2014 Jayant Vishnu Narlikar to receive Y Nayudamma memorial award 2013 for his notable contributions in astronomy and astrophysics.   show

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