He has joined a select group of directors who have won the DGA trophy twice including Ang Lee, Francis Ford Coppola, Clint Eastwood, George Stevens, David Lean, Ron Howard and Joseph Mankiewicz.
She won the award for her wonderful narration about an 11 year old boy, Mullakoya who sets off on a treacherous journey from the Lakshadweep Islands in the Arabian Sea to Indian mainland in search of his missing older brother and tired of living in the shadow of the colorful, magical-realist folklore.
The 52-minute film critically examines the serious environmental problems faced by the Loktak lake, the largest freshwater lake in northeast India.
Narayan’s selection for the award was announced by Maharashtra's Cultural Affairs Minister Vinod Tawde in Mumbai.
Titli has earlier won at various international film festivals at places like Bordeaux, Hawaii, New York, Turkey and Spain.
He received the honour at NDTV Indian of the Year Awards for his contribution to the film industry.
Nitish Kumar is chosen for the award for his contribution towards social justice as Chief Minister.
Bedi was honoured for his outstanding contribution to wildlife filmmaking. He is also credited with filming several rare wildlife moments.
The award was presented at the Grand Palace in Bangkok by the Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn on behalf of the King of Thailand Bhumibol Adulyadej.
Hajari’s book Midnight’s Furies: The Deadly Legacy of India’s Partition covers the 1947 partition of India and the violence that surrounded that event.
So far, Don Bradman and Herb Elliott were the only other two sportsmen who were conferred with the honour.
They were awarded for their contribution in the fields of physics, engineering and medicine.
He will be conferred with the award at an official ceremony on 25 April 2016 at the Maxim Gorki Theatre in Berlin, Germany.
Warner also won the Test Player of the Year Award with 30 votes ahead of Smith on 24.
The awards were given in three major categories, Institutional Awards, Best Performing Division, Factory, Shipyard Awards and Group and Individual Awards.
The FIH Player of the Year Awards are awarded annually by the International Hockey Federation to the male and female field hockey players adjudged to be the best in the world.
Leon won the award under the Scientific and Technical Achievements category for the design, engineering and continuous development of Sony Pictures Imageworks Itview.
19 of the awardees in the list are women and the list also includes 10 persons in the category of foreigners, NRIs, PIOs and 4 posthumous awardees.
Maharashtra Governor C Vidyasagar Rao presented the award to the actress in recognition of her talent and contribution to the film industry.
He exhibited the most outstanding gallantry in personally killing two terrorists and also assisted in neutralizing another two and saved the lives of three of his wounded colleagues in a fierce encounter with four terrorists at Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir.
Koshy was given the award for his service to dentistry in Victoria, Australia. He was honoured on the Australia Day Awards 2016, by the Governor General of Australia.
The awards are presented by the Prime Minister of India prior to Republic Day and the children then participate in the Republic Day Parade.
These series of gallantry awards were instituted in the year 1961. These are given to a person for meritorious act of humane nature in saving the life of a person in cases like drowning in water, accidents, fire incidents, electrocution, natural calamities, rescue operation in mines etc.
These awards are given for the outstanding achievement in the field of e-governance and were conferred during the valedictory function of 19th National e-governance conference held in Nagpur on 21-22 January 2016.
He shares the award with Richard Chuang in the category of groundbreaking design of the DreamWorks Animation Media Review System.
The Movie 'Spotlight' won the best picture at Critics' Choice Awards 2016.
The DSC Prize for South Asian Literature is a literary prize awarded annually to writers of any ethnicity or nationality writing about South Asia with themes such as culture, politics, history or people.
Moushumi Chatterjee was awarded with the 2015 Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award.
The award was instituted by Cochin University of Science and Technology in the name of MV Pylee who is widely regarded as the father of management education in Kerala.
She earned the award for her sensitive portrayal of life for young women facing the threat of the diktat of khap panchayats in Haryana with the title Stirrings beneath the peepul