Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 19, 2014
In order to encourage its drivers to ensure accident-free operations in the national capital, Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) will felicitate over 200 of them with a 'Road Safety Award'.
Press Trust of India | Sunday October 19, 2014
Jitu Rai was felicitated by UP chief minister Akhilesh Yadav at a function. The Nepal-born marksman said he was happy to represent Uttar Pradesh and has set his sight on Rio Olympics in 2016.
Saturday October 18, 2014
Actor Abhishek Bachchan, who tasted success as a producer with the National Award winning film Paa, says he's not a huge fan of producing movies
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 16, 2014
Indian-origin Singaporean poet and writer K T M Iqbal will be awarded Cultural Medallion, the country's highest cultural award by, President Tony Tan Keng Yam.
Wednesday October 15, 2014
Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan has been conferred with the Best Central Bank Governor award for 2014 by Euromoney magazine.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 14, 2014
An Indian police inspector has been named recipient of a prestigious international female peacekeeper award by the United Nation or UN's police division for her "exceptional achievements" in her duty with the UN mission in Afghanistan, including her ...
Monday October 13, 2014
His movies Heroine and Fashion were also screened at the festival.
World | Associated Press | Sunday October 12, 2014
Russian President Vladimir Putin has been awarded with the International Swimming Federation's highest honor despite a series of doping cases that could result in the country being suspended from competition.
India | Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from Agencies) | Sunday October 12, 2014
Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi today said it was not his place to invite Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the award ceremony in Stockholm, adding that "I know my limits."
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday October 11, 2014
Pakistani activist Malala Yousafzai on Friday said she is "really happy" on sharing the Nobel Peace Prize with a person from India and both have decided to invite Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif for the ...
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 11, 2014
Congratulating Nobel Peace Prize winners Kailash Satyarthi and Pakistani teenage activist Malala Yousufzai, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday said that he hopes that the award will inspire India and Pakistan to work sincerely for the cau...
India | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Friday October 10, 2014
Pakistani teenager Malala Yousafzai today invited Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif to attend the Nobel award ceremony in Stockholm in December, when she receives the prestigious award along with activist Kailash...
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Saturday October 11, 2014
Announcing child rights activists Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai as winners of the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize on Friday, the jury drew attention to the joint award for "a Hindu and a Muslim", which instantly sparked a debate.
Friday October 10, 2014
Amitabh Bachchan was awarded the 'Box office Shahenshah Award' on Thursday, where he also danced on Jumma Chumma with actors Akshay Kumar, Arjun Kapoor, Ayushmann Khurrana, Ali Zafar onstage
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday October 10, 2014
Teenager Malala Yousafzai was at school in the city of Birmingham in central England when she was told she had won the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday, a spokeswoman said.
Diaspora | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday October 10, 2014
Indian-American food justice activist Navina Khanna is one of the five winners of the prestigious James Beard Foundation Leadership awards for 2014, considered North America's highest honour for food and beverage professionals.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday October 9, 2014
French writer Patrick Modiano on Thursday reacted to his Nobel Literature Prize win by saying he found it "weird".
NDTVSports | Wednesday October 8, 2014
India quickie Bhuvneshwar Kumar to compete with Mitchell Johnson, Angelo Mathews and Dale Steyn. Winner to be announced in Dubai on November 5.
Tuesday October 7, 2014
Both the actors have won the National Film Award for acting; Vidya Won it in 2012 while Rajkummar won it earlier this year
Tuesday October 7, 2014
The 48-year-old actor was in London for the conclusion of their worldwide concert tour, Slam, at London's O2 Arena