Prizes / Awards


8 March, 2014 the president of India, Mr. Pranab Mukherjee awarded Stree Shakti Puraskar, 2013 to six illustrious women on international women’s day for their distinguished service for the upliftment of women. This year’s Rani Lakshmi Bai award, 2013 given

86th Academy Awards

Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Science (AMPAS) presented the 86th Academy Awards for honoured the Actors, Technical Achievements and Films of 2013 on March 2, 2014 in Hollywood Los Angeles (USA). During the ceremony, Gravity won seven awards including

National Sports Awards-2013

National Sports Awards are given every year to recognize and reward excellence in sports. On 31 August, 2013 President of India Shri Pranab Mukherjee conferred the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award, Dronacharya Awards, Arjuna Awards, Dhyan Chand Awards,Tenzing Norgay National

2013 Ramon Magsaysay Award

The Ramon Magsaysay Award is an annual award established in 1957 by the trustees of the Rockefeller Brothers Fund based in New York City with the concurrence of the Philippine government. The Ramon Magsaysay Award is Asia’s highest honor and

Lydia Davis wins Man Booker International Prize, 2013

Lydia Davis, a contemporary American writer noted for her short stories, has won the £60,000 ($93,230 Cdn) Man Booker International Prize for the year 2013. Davis was announced as the winner of the fifth edition of the award at the