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  • 21-Nov-2017
  • Nabaneeta Dev Sen awarded Little Book Award

    Sahithya Academi winner and Bengali writer Nabaneeta Dev Sen has been awarded the Big Little Book Award this year in the "Author in Bengali Language" category for her contribution to the children's literature.

  • Journalist Manik Banerjee awarded IMF award 

    Veteran Journalist Manik Banerjee,who is also a mountaineer has been awarded the Life Time Achievement Award  by the Indian Mountaineering Competition .


  • 19-Nov-2017
  • India's Manushi Chillar crowned Miss World 

    India's Manushi Chillar has been crowned Miss World at the beauty pagent competition held in Sanya,China.The win comes 17 yrs after Priyanka Chopra won the title.

  • 18-Nov-2017
  • Sergio Ramirez Mercado wins the 2017 Cervantes Prize

    Nicaraguan author and former politician Sergio Ramirez Mercado wins the 2017 Cervantes Prize.Ramirez has written more than 20 novels, including “Margarita, esta linda la mar” (Margarita, How Beautiful the Sea), which won Spain’s prestigious Alfaguara award in 1998.

  • 16-Nov-2017
  • Abhudhabi award for APMDC 

    Andhra Pradesh Mineral Development Corporation (APMDC) has bagged an international award from Abu Dhabi.The award has been recieved for social contribution in country value.

  • 10-Nov-2017
  • National Entrepreneuship Awards announced 

    The Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship has announced and given away the awards 2017 to the winners.The National Entrepreneursip Awards have completed its three years of inception. 

  • Natalie Portman honoured with Jewish award 

    Natalie Portman has been honoured with Jewish award name the Genesis Prize 2018.The award is given to a person to recognize their commitment to social causes and deep connection to their Jewish and Israeli roots

  • 04-Nov-2017
  • Hindi writer Krishna Soboti wins Jhanpith Award

     The 92 yr old writer Krishna Soboti has been chosen for the 53rd Jhanapith award in 2017.Her works have been translated into  other Indian languages and also in Swedish, Russian and English.

  • 29-Oct-2017
  • Sharmila Tagore wins Lifetime Achievment Award

    Sharmila Tagore has won the lifetime achievement award.The 72-year-old actor was bestowed with the recognition by the PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry in New Delhi for her contribution in the field of cinema.

  • 26-Oct-2017
  • Indian origin couple gets award

    Indian origin couple Professors Salim Abdool Karim and Quarraisha Abdool Karim gets US award for AIDS research for their contributions in the field.The award was presented to them by Robert Gallo, who discovered HIV as the cause of AIDS.

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