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  • 02-Jun-2017
  • NAAC receives Asia Pacific Quality Network Award 2017

    National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC), has received Asia Pacific Quality Network Award 2017 for International Co-operation in Quality Assurance. 

  • 01-Jun-2017
  • Four Indian American Researchers Named Young Investigator Awardees for 2017 by Office of Naval Research

    At least four Indian American researchers across the country were honored recently as recipients of the 2017 Young Investigator Award by the Office of Naval Research's Science and Technology Organization.Among the 34 total recipients were Dr. Dhruv Batra, Dr. Pavithra Prabhakar, Dr. Padmini Rangamani and Dr. Kaushik Sengupta.

  • 29-May-2017
  • Satyabrata wins Sangeet Natak Akademi Puraskar

    Satyabrata Rout ,a professor from Department of Arts,S N School of Arts and Communication wins Sangeet Natak Akademi Puraskar of 2016.He in known for his unique way of teaching and directed a number of plays,participated in national and theatre festivals and conducted numerous theatre workshops all over the world.

  • 18-May-2017
  • Indian Scientist Shrinivas Kulkarni wins Dan David Prize

    Indian Scientist Shrinivas Kulkarni wins Dan David Prize for his contribution in the field of astronomy .He is a leading figure in time domain astrophysics across electromagnetic spectrum who build and conducted the Palomar Transient Factory. He received a prize money of US$1 million endowed by Dan David Foundation.

  • 17-May-2017
  • Mt Lhotse records First Summit in 3 years.

    Mount Lhotse world's fourth highest mountain and which lies to the south of Mt Everest has recorded its first summit in three years.The summit was gained by Indian climber Debasish Biswas and a Woman climber from New zealand.An avalanche and a devastating earthquake in 2014 and 2015 respectively, restricted the climbers to make a summit in Mt Lhotse.

  • 12-May-2017
  • Chanda Kochhar gets Woodrow Wilson Award for Global Corporate Citizenship

    ICICI Bank CEO and Managing Director Chanda Kochhar has become the first Indian woman to receive the Woodrow Wilson Award for Global Corporate Citizenship, earlier awarded to the likes of former President APJ Abdul Kalam and Infosys co-founder NR Narayana Murthy.

  • 10-May-2017
  • Konkona bags Best Director and Best Actress awards at New York Indian Film Festival

    Konkona Sensharma has been named the best director for her directorial debut ‘A Death in the Gunj’ and the best actress for ‘Lipstick Under My Burkha’ at 2017's New York Indian Film Festival (NYIFF).

  • 09-May-2017
  • Emma Watson bags first ever ‘genderless’ award

    Hollywood actor Emma Watson picked up the first-ever Genderless Acting Award for the Best Actor category at the MTV Movie and TV Awards.

  • N'Golo Kante named Football Writers' Association Footballer of the Year

    N'Golo Kante has been voted Footballer of the Year by the Football Writers' Association, edging out Chelsea teammate Eden Hazard.

  • 06-May-2017
  • Kashmir based Saqib Majeed has bagged 2016 Wisden-MCC Cricket ‘Photograph of the Year’ Award

    Kashmir based freelance photographer has bagged prestigious 2016 Wisden-MCC (Melbourne Cricket Council) Cricket ‘Photograph of the Year’ for capturing a stunning image of boys playing cricket at the Nishat garden in the outskirts of Srinagar. With this Saqib Majeed has become the first Kashmiri and second Asian after Atul Kamble to receive the prestigious award.

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