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Apart from Anil Kapoor, Marathi actor Dilip Prabhavalkar was also bestowed with the prestigious Pandit Dinanath Mangeshkar Award 2015.
Supreme Commander of the Indian Armed Forces Pranab Mukherjee conferred two Kirti Chakras, including one posthumously; eleven Shaurya Chakras (five posthumously) to Armed Forces Personnel for displaying conspicuous gallantry.
Bharatiya Mahila Bank was awarded for Technology Implementation in the category of Best Outsourcing Project (New Bank).
The nine-storey, 61.88-meter-tall tower was a part of the architecture of Kathmandu recognised by UNESC and was built in 1832 by Mukhtiyar (equivalent to Prime Minister) Bhimsen Thapa.
Currently, Pillai is serving as Ambassador-at-Large of Singapore and special envoy to Andhra Pradesh.
Bhatia who developed artificial human microlivers for drug testing was awarded for her work in tissue engineering and disease detection.
The operation will involve two dozen military aircraft and choppers along with bus services through road route. India also pressed nearly 1000 trained personnel of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) into service.
World Malaria Day is one of eight official global public health campaigns currently marked by the World Health Organization (WHO).
The report was published by the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) an initiative under the United Nations.
On the day, the best performing Gram Panchayats and Gram Sabhas were honoured with Panchayat Sashaktikaran Award 2015 and Rashtriya Gaurav Gram Sabha Award 2015.
Till date, thirteen such exercises have been conducted and the last exercise VARUNA 12 was conducted in the Mediterranean Sea from 19-22 July 2012 off Toulon.
For the year 2015, UNESCO designated Incheon, South Korea as the World Book Capital 2015.
Vivek Muthy became the youngest-ever in-charge of the country's public health.
HeForShe is a solidarity campaign for gender equality established by United Nations (UN) Women.
Actor Rajkummar Rao won the prestigious award for his performance in the critically acclaimed film Citylights, which was released in 2014.
The Orthodox Theological Seminary known as Old Seminary or Cottayam Syrian College is run by the Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church, the St. Thomas Christians.
The award was conferred for his outstanding contribution in promotion of relationship between the two countries.
The Prime Minister Award for excellence in public administration to the Income Tax Department demonstrates the commitment of the Department towards achieving Minimum Government and Maximum Governance in tax administration.
The Pulitzer Prize honours the extraordinary work in US journalism, literature, drama and other areas and brings welcome attention and recognition to newspapers and websites.
They were returning to Gorakhpur in India after a pilgrimage to Pashupatinath Temple in Kathmandu.
The theme, It’s Our Turn to Lead seeks to inform the communities and leadership that we want action on climate.
Maglev, the name derived from magnetic levitation, is a transport method that uses magnetic levitation to move vehicles without touching the ground.
He was an historian specializing in British Imperial, Indian and global history and was knighted in 2007 for his contribution to historical scholarship.
The operation was done by the Surgeons of Sir Ganga Ram Hospital (SGRM), Delhi.
To mark the Day, a two-day programme was organised by the Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances.
This 163-metre-long vessel warship is entirely made of Indian steel and weighs approximately 3000 tons. It is propelled by four gas turbines and is capable to achieve maximum speed of over 30 knots.
The gyms will be launched under the brand name Chisel.
Keshri had captained the Bengal U-19 team in Cooch Behar Trophy and was in the 30-member India U-19 probables list for the 2014 Colts World Cup in the United Arab Emirates.
Zaidi who became India’s 20th CEC succeeded Hari Shankar Brahma, who had retired on 18 April 2015.
Patnaik was a senior leader of Indian National Congress and served Odisha as its Chief Minister from 1980 to 1989 and again from 1995 to 1999. He was also Governor of Assam from 2009 to 2014.