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Kamaladevi Chattopadhyay NIF Book Prize award for Ornit Shani's 'How India Became Democratic'

November 09, 2019 7:33 pm

The book shines a light on the extraordinary tale of drawing up India’s first electoral rolls, even before the Constitution of India had been drafted.

Rekha to present an award to Dhanush in Shamitabh?

November 21, 2014 1:00 am

There has been a lot of speculation about what Rekha’s role in film-maker R Balki’s Shamitabh is

BMC to give award to sketch artist

August 27, 2013 1:30 am

Municipal school teacher Nitin Yadav will be felicitated by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) with a special award for his sketches that helped the Mumbai police nab

Lady Gaga accepts Peace Prize from Yoko Ono on Lennon's birthday

October 10, 2012 3:37 pm

Gaga was handed the LennonOno Grant for Peace in memory of the late Beatle in Reykjavik.

First Anuj Bidve Scholar at Lancaster in Oct

July 27, 2012 6:09 pm

The scholarship was established in memory of murdered Indian student Anuj Bidve.

Film Archive bags award for restoration of Mrinal Sen’s Khandahar

February 23, 2011 3:07 am

The National Film Archive of India has been presented with an award for their role in the digital restoration of Mrinal Sen’s film Khandahar. The award,Recognising Excellence in Restoration Work,was accepted by Kiran Dhiwar,film preservation officer of NFAI.

Prize Moments

February 23, 2011 2:53 am

Another award has been added to veteran Kathak guru Birju Maharaj’s long list of honours,that includes the Padma Bhushan.

Maha-Entrepreneur Award announced

December 08, 2010 6:20 am

With the aim of acknowledging the efforts and work of entrepreneurs across the state,Praj Industries,in association with Symbiosis Institute of Business Management,announced the winners of the Maha-Entrepreneur Award for this year.

Briefly state

December 06, 2010 12:00 am

The Local Level Committee,Faridkot,with the support of its NGO member Indian Red Cross Society,has bagged the National Award for Empowering Persons with Disabilities,2010.

UT bags MoEF’s Indira Vikas Mitra Award

November 10, 2010 1:37 am

Chandigarh has been selected for the Indira Priyadarshini Vikas Mitra Award for the year 2010 for outstanding work in increasing forest and tree cover in the city.


Jaipur Lit Fest kicks off with much fervour

January 21, 2016 7:52 am

Jaipur, Jan 21 (ANI): The Jaipur Literature Festival kick started on Thursday morning with the performance of local award-winning Rajasthani musicians Nathoo Solanki and Chugge Khan. The annual event is being held at the Diggi Palace. The event is slated to run from 21-25 January. The festival is completely free and open to all, attracting visitors from all four corners of the globe. Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje will inaugurate the event in a ceremony, which will include a keynote address from award-winning author Margaret Atwood.