• Gandhi Peace Prize- About, Winners and Jury Members

    Gandhi Peace Prize Gandhi peace prize was named after Mahatma Gandhi and it is awarded annually by the government of India. The international Gandhi peace prize was launched in 1995 on the 125th birth anniversary of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi as...

    Published On May 21st, 2022
  • O.P. Jindal Global University won “Digital Innovation of the Year” award

    O. P. Jindal Global University (JGU) has won the ‘Digital Innovation of the Year Award’ in the prestigious Times Higher Education (THE) Asia Awards 2021 for creating a free, cloud-based application to help schools and universities manage data. JGU was...

    Published On December 24th, 2021
  • “Shilpa Shetty App” wins in 2019 Google Play Awards

    Bollywood actor Shilpa Shetty's fitness app "Shilpa Shetty App" has been awarded Google Play’s Best Apps of 2019. The app was awarded in the category of ‘Personal Growth’. Source: The Hindu Find More Awards News Here

    Published On December 6th, 2019
  • Colson Whitehead wins Pulitzer prize for ‘The Underground Railroad’

    The literary blockbuster novel 'The Underground Railroad' authored by Colson Whitehead, which depicts the journey of a young woman escaping from slavery via a fantastical train system has won the Pulitzer prize for fiction. Author Colson Whitehead has collected multiple...

    Published On April 12th, 2017
  • British-Indian Professor Shankar Balasubramanian Receives Knighthood

    Shankar Balasubramanian, an Indian- origin British professor of chemistry and DNA expert at Cambridge University, has received a Knighthood along with Olympic stars Andy Murray and Mo Farah among others by Queen Elizabeth II for their contributions. Balasubramanian, 50, Herchel...

    Published On January 1st, 2017
  • City corporation to receive Digital India Silver Award

    The Coimbatore City Municipal Corporation in Tamil Nadu has been selected for Digital India Award instituted by Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology. The corporation will receive the Digital India Silver Award in the category of "Most Innovative Citizen Engagement"...

    Published On December 17th, 2016
  • IndiaPost releases commemorative postage stamp on Saint Teresa

    To celebrate the canonisation of Mother Teresa as a saint, IndiaPost on Sunday released a commemorative postage stamp on her. Union Minister of State (MoS) for Communications Manoj Sinha unveiled the postage stamp during a ceremony at the Divine Child...

    Published On September 5th, 2016
  • Sudarsan Pattnaik wins prize in Moscow sand art show

    India's Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik has won the people's choice prize for his sand sculpture titled "Mahatma Gandhi - World Peace" at the ninth Moscow Sand Sculpture Championship 2016. The art depicted the message of non-violence and peace. Sudarsan has...

    Published On September 1st, 2016