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Literary Award to Margaret Atwood

77-year-old author Margaret Atwood received the lifetime achievement award from world's oldest literary organizations PEN Center of USA. Atwood has written more than 40 books of...

David Grossman Wins Man Booker Prize

Israeli author David Grossman won the Man Booker International Prize for his novel A Horse Walks Into a Bar. He will share the £50,000 ($64,000)...

Arun Netravali Wins Marconi Prize

Indian American Dr Arun N Netravali won this year’s $100000 Marconi Prize. Netravali is a HDTV tech pioneer and the former President of Bell...

RedInk Award in Journalism

The RedInk Award for Lifetime Achievement in Journalism for 2017 was presented to veteran journalist Vinod Dua in Mumbai. The award is a part of...

Bharat Electronics Ltd Gets 6 Awards

Defence PSU Bharat Electronics Ltd has won six Raksha Mantri’s awards for Excellence for the years 2014-15 and 2015-16. MV Gowtama, Chairman and Managing Director...

29th National Youth Parliament Competition

Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs S.S. Ahluwalia, presided over the Prize Distribution Function of the 29th National Youth Parliament Competition 2016-17, for Kendriya...

Railways Organization Won Golden Peacock Award

Indian Railways achieves a major landmark in the field of Eco friendly fuel technologies at Indian Railways Organization for Alternate Fuel (IROAF) which has...

Indians Get Great USA Immigrants Award

Indian-Americans, Adobe chief Shantanu Narayen and former US Surgeon General Vivek Murthy was honoured with the prestigious ‘Great Immigrants’ annual award on US’s independence...

Sahitya Akademi Yuva Puraskar

For Yuva Puraskar 2018, Sahitya Akademi is inviting books from publishers and young Indian authors of the age of 35 and below in all...

National Awards for MSME Announced

Since the United Nations has declared 27th June as the UN Day for MSMEs, the Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises has selected...

19 Year Old Appointed UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador

The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has appointed 19-year-old Muzoon Almellehan, who has been advocating for girls' education since fleeing war-torn Syria in 2013,...

Prime Minister’s Award for Contribution to Yoga

The Ramamani Iyengar Memorial Yoga Institute, Pune has been selected as the first recipient of the Prime Minister’s Award for Outstanding Contribution for the...