AssociatedPress | Wednesday October 1, 2014
Northern Irish golfer Rory McIlroy hit his stride in the summer and won the British Open and the PGA Championship, with a World Golf Championship in between. Those three straight wins catapulted him to No. 1 in the world.
Wednesday October 1, 2014
The 46-year-old National award-winning director will be presented the special Sophia award at Syracuse Film Festival
Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 30, 2014
A cash award of Rs 50 lakh was announced for Seema Punia, who bagged a gold medal in discus throw. Narsingh Pancham Yadav will get Rs 15 lakh for winning bronze in wrestling.
Ershad Kaleebullah | Saturday September 27, 2014
JBL's soon-to-be-launched Synchros E40BT has already won a prestigious design award and we are eager to find out how it sounds.
Friday September 26, 2014
A well-established director, Ashutosh Gowariker confesses "acting is still my first love" and that he is waiting for an apt role to sway him off direction
Agence France-Presse | Thursday September 25, 2014
The Right Livelihood Award honours "those offering practical and exemplary answers to the most urgent challenges facing us today."
Press Trust of India | Thursday September 25, 2014
Kapil Dev was presented the award for his contribution to cricket and for his work in the field of upliftment of poor and destitute communities through the Khushii society.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday September 24, 2014
Edward Snowden has been selected among the winners of the Right Livelihood Award, also known as the "alternative Nobel," for his disclosures of top secret surveillance programs.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 24, 2014
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa praised Saurav Ghosal for his feat, saying she was happy to note that this was his fourth medal in Asian Games outings.
Tuesday September 23, 2014
The award, considered the highest honour in Malayalam cinema, is named after J C Daniel, considered as the father of Malayalam cinema
Monday September 22, 2014
Earlier in the day, the actor participated in the People's Climate Change march, alongside Edward Norton, Mark Ruffalo, Sting and Evangeline Lilly
Indo-AsianNews Service | Sunday September 21, 2014
Jitu Rai, who bagged India's first gold medal at the Asian Games 2014, will receive a cash award of Rs 50 lakh from Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Saturday September 20, 2014
Jitu Rai won the Asian Games 2014 gold - India's first - in the men's 50 metre pistol event.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday September 19, 2014
Two Indians are among the four finalists for the USD 1,00,000 global citizen award which will be presented next week at a festival to be attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the landmark Central Park here.
Friday September 19, 2014
Wrestling Federation of India had recommended Amit Kumar for this year's Arjuna award but he was not considered by the selection panel as it was reported that his name was in the list of athletes sanctioned by the National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA).
Thursday September 18, 2014
Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra, Industrialist Mukesh Ambani and religious leader Dada JP Vaswani are among a galaxy of personalities named for the Priyadarshni Academy's Global Awards.
NDTVSports | Thursday September 18, 2014
Sachin Tendulkar and former Bollywood danseuse Helen were feted by Giants International.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Wednesday September 17, 2014
Boxer Manoj Kumar was overlooked by the Kapil Dev-led Arjuna Awards selection committee, which mistakenly believed that he was involved in a doping case.
Reuters | Wednesday September 17, 2014
The appeals court said the verdict was tainted by incorrect jury instructions from the trial judge.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 17, 2014
Previously denied the honour, Manoj Kumar will be presented the Arjuna Award after the government did a U-Turn.