UNESCO Peace Prize 2017 goes to Mayor of Italian Island

UNESCO Peace Prize 2017 goes to Mayor of Italian Island

On 19th April 2017, Mayor of the Italian island of Lampedusa “Giusi Nicolini” received UNESCO Peace prize. UNESCO Peace prize is also known as Félix Houphouët-Boigny Peace Prize. Mr. Giusi Nicolini was presented with this award for this efforts in saving the lives of migrants and refugees. The UNESCO peace prize jury “recognized Giusi for her boundless humanity and a […]

Kailash Satyarthi received P C Chandra Puraskar 2017

Kailash Satyarthi received P C Chandra Puraskar 2017

On 23rd of April, 2017 Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi received P C Chandra Puraskar for his efforts against child slavery and exploitative child labour. The 63-year-old Satyarthi was handed over a citation, a trophy and a cheque of Rs 10 lakh at an awards ceremony. He got a trophy , a citation and cash amount of […]

Swachh Shakti Awards 2017 Results

Swachh Shakti Awards 2017 Results

On 8th March 2017, PM Narendra Modi gave Swachh Shakti Awards 2017 to women sarpanch in Gandhinagar, Gujarat. These women have contributed to the movement towards a clean India in a great way.  The prize were distributed on the occasion of International Women’s Day 2017. Modi said that in 2019, we will celebrate the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma […]

Oscar Award 2017 – Winners of each Category : Full List

Oscar Award 2017 – Winners of each Category : Full List

Oscar Award 2017 – Winners’ Full List Best picture award goes to Winner: Moonlight Arrival Fences Hacksaw Ridge Hell or High Water Hidden Figures La La Land Lion Manchester by the Sea Best actor award goes to Winner: Casey Affleck – Manchester by the Sea Andrew Garfield – Hacksaw Ridge Ryan Gosling – La La Land Viggo […]

Sahitya Akademi Award Winners 2016 List

Sahitya Akademi Award Winners 2016 List

Mumbai-based writer Jerry Pinto, Tamil author Vannadhasan, Hindi writer Nasira Sharma are among 24 others declared the winners of the Sahitya Akademi awards this year. Sharma’s Hindi novel Paarijat, Pinto’s Em and the Big Hoom and Vannadhasan’s Oru Sru Isai won them the literary honour. Jerry Pinto Critically-acclaimed Mumbai-based writer Jerry Pinto is among the […]

Bob Dylan Awarded 2016 Nobel Prize for Literature

Bob Dylan Awarded 2016 Nobel Prize for Literature

The 2016 Nobel Prize in Literature has been awarded to American singer-songwriter Bob Dylan, for “having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition.” The choice of Mr. Dylan for the world’s top literary honor came as something of a surprise and was widely viewed as an expansion of the academy’s traditional notions of […]

1 2 3 5