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CSR Award for Times Foundation

Times Foundation, the social arm of the Times Group, won the National Corporate Social Responsibility Award. The award was given away by Prof Indira Parikh,...

Kiran Mazumdar Shaw Gets French Award

Biocon chairperson and managing director Kiran Mazumdar Shaw has been appointed 'Chevalier de l'Ordre National de la Legion d'Honneur' (Knight of the National Order...

Goreti Venkanna Gets Kaloji Award

The Telangana government announced that popular poet, writer and singer Goreti Venkanna will be given the Kaloji Narayana Rao award for this year. The award...

NCL Scientist Gets Bioscience Award

Principal scientist from the National Chemical Laboratory H V Thulasiram has been selected for the national bioscience award for career development (N-Bios Prize) for...

Parsi Trust gets UNESCO Award

The restoration of the Cama Building at Gilder Road (Mumbai) received the UNESCO Asia Pacific Award of Merit. The residential building is owned by...

Assam Ecologist Gets IUCN Award

Ecologist Bibhuti Lahkar from Assam was given the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)'s prestigious Heritage Heroes Award, 2016 for his contribution towards...

Swabhimani Mumbaikar Award 2016

AjayDevgn, Madhur Bhandarkar and singer Udit Narayan are choosen for with the 'Swabhimani Mumbaikar' award at the Mumbaikar Festival 2016 scheduled to be held...

Odia Poet Gets Sarala Award 2016

Noted Odia poet Dr Hrushikesh Mallick will be honoured with the 37th edition of prestigious Sarala Award for his outstanding poetry. The annual award, carrying...

Philips Sports Dad of the Year Award

David Warner (Australian Cricketer) was awarded the 2016 Philips Sports Dad of the Year for his role as a father of two, Ivy Mae...

Jugnoo Gets ‘Startup of the Year’ Award

Auto rickshaw aggregator 'JUGNOO' has been awarded the 'Start-Up of the Year' at ASSOCHAM Start-up Summit and Tech Awards, 2016 for its efforts in...

Ramon Magsaysay Prize 2016

Two Indians — Carnatic singer T.M. Krishna and campaigner for eradication of manual scavenging Bezwada Wilson — were among six persons who received the...

CRPF Appointed PV Sindhu as Commandant

Country's largest paramilitary force CRPF has decided to appoint Olympic silver medallist P V Sindhu as it's brand ambassador and bestow the honorary rank...

National Sports and Adventure Awards 2016

Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna 2016 Following sports persons were conferred with Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna 2016. Ms. P.V. Sindhu -Badminton Ms. Dipa Karmakar -Gymnastics Shri Jitu Rai -Shooting Ms....

Balbina Crowned Miss Togo 2016

The 20-year-old D'Almeida Mawubedzro Kokoe Balbina won the coveted Miss Togo 2016 title, the 22nd edition of the West African nation's beauty contest. She came...