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List of Nobel Prizes and Laureates 2020

Oct 12, 2020
Nobel Prize award was first conferred in 1901. It is based on the fortune of Alfred Nobel who was a chemist, engineer, inventor and entrepreneur. Here's the list of Laureates who received Nobel Prize in the year 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017 and 2016.  

Who are the winners of 2020 Nobel Prize in Medicine or Physiology?

Oct 7, 2020
The Nobel Prize in Medicine or Physiology 2020 was awarded jointly to Two Americans and a British scientist on 5 October, 2020 for the discovery of the Hepatitis C virus. Let us read in detail about the three scientists and their discovery.

List of International Awards received by Narendra Modi

Sep 17, 2020
Narendra Modi has been awarded the “State Order of Ghazi Amir Amanullah Khan” the highest civilian honour of Afghanistan. Like this many other international awards have also been awarded to PM Modi. Read this article to know the list of all international awards given to Mr. Narendra Modi.

Indira Gandhi Peace Prize 2019:All you need to know

Sep 9, 2020
The Indira Gandhi Peace Prize 2019 has been conferred to the renowned naturalist and an English broadcaster David Attenborough. He is best known for his BBC nature documentaries. Here we are providing some facts about the Indira Gandhi Peace Prize, David Attenborough and list of past winners.

Monetary Allowance for the Gallantry Award Winners of India

Jul 24, 2020
The highest gallantry award of India on the battlefield is 'Paramvir Chakra'. At present, a Paramvir Chakra winner or his kin gets a monthly compensation of Rs. 20,000 a month. Read this article, to know more about monthly compensation for Gallantry awards.

Mahavir Chakra: Know About India’s Second Highest Gallantry Award

Jul 24, 2020
The Mahavir Chakra (MVC) was instituted on 26 Jan 1950 to recognise the act of gallantry in the presence of the enemy. MVC is the second-highest military Award in India. Three gallantry awards in India are The Param Vir Chakra, The Mahavir Chakra, and The Vir Chakra.

Shaurya Chakra: History, Eligibility, Design and Recipients

Jul 21, 2020
Shaurya Chakra is an Indian military decoration awarded for gallantry, otherwise than in the face of the enemy. It may be awarded to civilians, also as military personnel, sometimes posthumously. Let us have a look at Shaurya Chakra's history, eligibility, design, etc.

List of Param Vir Chakra awardees

Jul 1, 2020
Param Vir Chakra is India’s highest wartime gallantry award. It was introduced on 26 January, 1950. It has mostly been awarded posthumously. Let us study about the list of Param Vir Chakra awardees through this article.

List of Padma Awards winners 2020

Jun 26, 2020
List of Padma Award winners 2020:There are three categories of the Padma Awards; Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri. Bharat Ratna is the highest civilian award in India. Read the full list of Padma Award winners 2020.

Bharat Ratna Award: List of recipients (1954-2019)

Jun 5, 2020
List of recipients of Bharat Ratna:- Bharat Ratna is the highest civilian award in the country. Bhupen Hazarika, Pranab Mukherjee, and Nanaji Deshmukh are the latest recipients of this prestigious Bharat Ratna award 2019. 

List of Dadasaheb Phalke Award (1969-2019) Winners

Apr 30, 2020
The father of Indian Cinema 'Dadasaheb Phalke' was born in Mumbai on 30 April 1870. He made the first Indian feature film Raja Harishchandra in 1913. In the memory of this legendary filmmaker, Dadasaheb Phalke Award was started in 1969.    

List of Grammy Award Winners 2020

Jan 27, 2020
Grammy Awards is given to recognise the achievements in the music industry. Originally it is known as Gramophone Award. A list of Grammy awards 2020 is given below. Let us have a look!

Why is Mahatma Gandhi not awarded with Nobel Peace Prize?

Oct 23, 2019
Mahatna Gandhi was nominated five times for the Nobel Peace Prize in 1937, 1938, 1939, 1947 and 1948. But he was not awarded with this award because he was assassinated in 1948 and Nobel Prize is not awarded posthumously. 

19 most interesting facts about Nobel Prizes

Oct 21, 2019
The Nobel Prize is considered the most prestigious prize in the world. This prize is given in the 6 fields’ i.e, Physics, Chemistry, Medicine, Literature, Economics, and Peace Prize. These prizes were commenced in 1901. The recipients of the first Nobel Prizes were given 150,782 SEK. In 2017, the Nobel laureates were awarded a prize amount of 9,000,000 SEK.

List of Nobel Laureates by Country

Oct 15, 2019
There are 9 Indians have won Nobel Prize. Mr. Ravindra Nath Tagore was the first Indian who received Nobel Prize in 1913 and now Indian American Abhijit Banerjee is the latest winner of Nobel Prize in Economics in 2019.  United States has won highest numbers of Nobel Prize (383) followed by the United Kingdom with  132 and Germany with 132 Prizes.

Know Civil Honors & Awards in India

Apr 1, 2019
Award is recognition of excellence achieved by an individual or a group of people for their marvelous job in a particular field. Award is given in the form of a title, certificate, medals, trophy etc. In India, highest civilian awards are Bharat Ratna which is followed by Padma Vibhushan, Padma bhushan and Padma Shri in the last.

List of Pulitzer Prize Winners in Books, Drama, Music and Journalism

Jun 20, 2018
The Pulitzer Prize is given for the outstanding contribution in books, drama, music and Journalism. It was instituted 1917 on the provisions in the will of Hungarian- American Joseph Pulitzer who had made his fortune as a newspaper publisher under the administration of Columbia University in New York City. Here, we are giving the ‘2018 Winners List of Pulitzer Prize Winners: Books, Drama, Music and Journalism’ consist of name of prize winners who did the extraordinary work in US journalism, drama, literature and other areas.

IIFA Awards 2017: Complete list of Winners

Jul 26, 2017
The IIFA Awards 2017 was organized on 14-15 July 2017 at the Metlife Stadium, East Rutherford in New Jersey, United States of America. It was the 18th edition of the IIFA Awards. The event was hosted by Karan Johar and Saif Ali Khan. In this article we are giving list of all award winners of IIFA Awards 2017.

Winners of Abel Prize in Mathematics

Feb 1, 2017
The Abel Prize is a Norwegian prize given to the one or more outstanding mathematicians by the Government of Norway. It was instituted in 2002 to dedicate Norway's most famous mathematicians, Niels Henrik Abel. The 2016 Abel Prize in Mathematics has been awarded to Sir Andrew Wiles. Here, we are giving the 2016 Winners of Abel Prize in Mathematics from latest awardees to the first award winner.

Winners of DSC Prize for South Asian Literature

Feb 1, 2017
The DSC Prize for South Asian Literature is a literary award given to the writer of any ethnicity or nationality whose theme of writing is revolving around culture, politics, history, or people about South Asia. Here, we are giving the DSC Prize for South Asian Literature winner list 2016 from latest awardees to the first award winner.

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