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The President of Taiwan presented the first Tang Prizes in Taipei

Published on: 19-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 23 people agreed

Ma Ying-jeou, The President of Taiwan presented the Tang Prizes in Taiwan’s capital Taipei.

President of India presented Indira Gandhi Rajbhasa Awards

Published on: 16-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 130 people agreed

The President of India Pranab Mukherjee on 14 September 2014 presented Indira Gandhi Rajbhasa awards.

WHO honoured Bangladesh and Timor-Leste for Excellence in Public Health

Published on: 12-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 59 people agreed

WHO honoured Bangladesh and Timor-Leste with South East Asia Regional Award for Excellence in Public Health.

Bhartendu Harishchandra Awards conferred

Published on: 10-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 56 people agreed

Union Ministry for Information & Broadcasting on 9 September 2014 conferred the Bhartendu Harishchandra Awards for the years 2011 and 2012.

Indian institutions IARI and NAAS awarded Doctor Honoris Causa to FAO Director-General

Published on: 10-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 31 people agreed

Indian institutions IARI and NAAS on 9 September 2014 awarded Doctor Honoris Causa to FAO Director-General Jose Graziano da Silva.

Indian movie Court won best debut award at Venice Film Festival

Published on: 09-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 17 people agreed

Debut film of Chaitanya Tamhane, Court won best debut award at 71st Venice Film Festival. The film is a multilingual courtroom drama in narrative style.

President Pranab Mukherjee presented Saakshar Bharat Awards 2014

Published on: 09-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 77 people agreed

Pranab Mukherjee presented the Saakshar Bharat Awards 2014 at International Literacy Day Celebrations.

Dr. Kamal Bawa won MIDORI Prize in Biodiversity 2014

Published on: 09-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 34 people agreed

Dr. Kamal Bawa, Dr. Alfred Oteng-Yeboah and Dr. Bibiana Vila won the 2014 Midori Prize in Biodiversity on 8 September 2014.

China awarded China Book Award to JNU professor Priyadarsi Mukherji

Published on: 08-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 50 people agreed

China on 5 September 2014 awarded China Book Award to JNU professor Priyadarsi Mukherji.

UNESCO Asia‐Pacific Heritage Awards 2014 announced

Published on: 05-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 7 people agreed

UNESCO Asia‐ Pacific Awards 2014 for Cultural Heritage Conservation were announced in Bangkok.

Oxford Summit of Leaders conferred Mrunalinidevi Puar with Best Manager Award

Published on: 03-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 23 people agreed

Mrunalinidevi Puar conferred with the Best Manager award.

Vinod Mehta selected for G K Reddy Memorial Award 2014

Published on: 03-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 50 people agreed

Vinod Mehta was selected for G K Reddy Memorial Award 2014.

Hockey Player Manpreet Singh named Junior Men Player of the Year by AHF

Published on: 02-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 4 people agreed

Hockey Player Manpreet Singh on 31 August 2014 named Junior Men Player of the Year by Asian Hockey Federation.

US actor Harry Belafonte to receive Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Oscar Award

Published on: 30-AUG-2014
Important for Exam: 33 people agreed

US actor and singer Harry Belafonte was named for  honorary Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Oscar Award on 29 August 2014.

President Pranab Mukherjee presented National Sports Awards to eminent sportsperson

Published on: 30-AUG-2014
Important for Exam: 329 people agreed

The President of India Pranab Mukherjee presented the National Sports Awards to eminent sportsperson on 29 August 2014 at Rashtrapati Bhavan, New Delhi.

President presented Hindi Sevi Samman

Published on: 28-AUG-2014
Important for Exam: 61 people agreed

President presented the Hindi Sevi Samman for 2010 and 2011.

Rajiv Gandhi National Quality Awards of BIS announced

Published on: 28-AUG-2014
Important for Exam: 88 people agreed

The prestigious Rajiv Gandhi National Quality Awards for the year 2012 were announced by Union Minister for Consumer Affairs,...

Guru Hanuman Akhara chosen for 2014 Rashtritya Khel Protsahan Puraskar

Published on: 22-AUG-2014
Important for Exam: 43 people agreed

Guru Hanuman Akhara, a Delhi-based wrestling academy was chosen for the 2014 Rashtritya Khel Protsahan Puraskar (RKPP)

Faisalabad Agriculture University conferred M S Swaminathan with honorary degree

Published on: 22-AUG-2014
Important for Exam: 42 people agreed

Renowned Agriculture Scientist M.S. Swaminathan conferred with the Doctor of Science by the University of Agriculture in Faisalabad

Filmmaker Muzaffar Ali presented with 22nd Rajiv Gandhi National Sadbhavana Award

Published on: 21-AUG-2014
Important for Exam: 88 people agreed

Muzaffar Ali, renowned filmmaker and poet, was presented the 22nd Rajiv Gandhi National Sadbhavana award...

Fields Medal for the year 2014 awarded

Published on: 14-AUG-2014
Important for Exam: 86 people agreed

The Fields Medal for the year 2014 was awarded on 13 August 2014 in Seoul, South Korea.

Delhi University professor Dr. Sunil Kumar received Global South Award of IPSA

Published on: 14-AUG-2014
Important for Exam: 50 people agreed

Delhi University professor Dr. Sunil Kumar on 13 August 2014 received Global South Award given by International Political Science Association (IPSA)

Indian-origin mathematician Manjul Bhargava won Fields Medal

Published on: 14-AUG-2014
Important for Exam: 14 people agreed

Manjul Bhargava, an Indian-origin mathematician was awarded the prestigious Fields Medal at the IMU International Congress of Mathematicians in Seoul.

Jaitley, Karan Singh, Sharad Yadav felicitated with Outstanding Parliamentarian Awards

Published on: 13-AUG-2014
Important for Exam: 66 people agreed

President conferred the Outstanding Parliamentarian Awards on Arun Jaitley, Dr Karan Singh and Sharad Yadav in New Delhi.

AIMA Managing India Awards 2014 awards announced

Published on: 09-AUG-2014
Important for Exam: 48 people agreed

AIMA Managing India Awards 2014 were announced. The awards were given to distinguished and eminent organization/personality for their contribution.

Royal Society honoured the geneticist Sir Alec Jeffreys with Copley Medal 2014

Published on: 06-AUG-2014
Important for Exam: 63 people agreed

The geneticist Prof Sir Alec Jeffreys, discoverer of DNA fingerprinting, awarded with Copley Medal 2014 by Royal Society of London.

Bharathiya Mahila Bank Ltd bagged the Core Banking System Initiative Award-2014

Published on: 05-AUG-2014
Important for Exam: 174 people agreed

Bharatiya Mahila Bank Ltd bagged the Core Banking System Initiative Award for the year 2014 at the Asian Banking and Finance - Retail Banking Awards 2014

Ramon Magsaysay Award 2014 announced

Published on: 04-AUG-2014
Important for Exam: 506 people agreed

The prestigious Ramon Magsaysay Awards for year 2014 was announced on 31 July 2014.

Muzaffar Ali selected for Rajiv Gandhi National Sadbhavana Award

Published on: 02-AUG-2014
Important for Exam: 117 people agreed

Muzaffar Ali has been selected for Rajiv Gandhi National Sadbhavana Award for his contribution towards promotion of Communal harmony, peace and goodwill.

Bachendri Pal conferred Bharat Gaurav by East Bengal Club

Published on: 02-AUG-2014
Important for Exam: 51 people agreed

East Bengal Club conferred its highest honour of merit, Bharat Gaurav to Bachendri Pal, the first Indian woman mountaineer to scale Mount Everest.

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