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Dec 31 2013
Sashi Tharoor named PETA's Person of the Year for taking steps to advance animal protection.
Dec 29 2013
Rashtriya chemicals and Fertilizers' Suphala plant has bagged the 'Best Technical Innovation Award' at FAI Annual Seminar 2013.
Dec 29 2013
Travel Service Provider Vijayanand Travels has won the World Travel Brands Award 2013 for its service in passengers safety, customer satisfaction, quality maintenance at a Ceremony held in Delhi recently.
Dec 29 2013
Integral Coach Factory (ICF) , Chennai has been awarded the first Prize in the 'National Energy conservation Award' for the year 2013. Ashok K Agarwal, General Manager, ICF received the award from President Pranab Mukherjee at a function held recently at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi.
Dec 23 2013
ONGC was conferred with Human Resource Management Excellence Award in the Maharatna category at the PSE Excellence Awards 2013.
Dec 23 2013
Om Prakash Additional General Manager (PR) , Power Finance Corporation Ltd. Received "Painting Competition on Energy Conservation Performance Award" in the category of "Best Nodal Officer (UT) First Prize 2013" for his excellent performance.
Dec 23 2013
Engineers India Ltd. (EIL) was awarded the PSE Excellence Award 2013 for R&D, Technology Development & Innovation by Indian chamber of Commerce (ICC) and Department of Public Enterprises (Govt. Of India).
Dec 23 2013
Mumbai-based film-maker Sunil Shinde's KAASH won the Golden Eye Award while Pune-based Pranay Makwane's UMMEED bagged the Silver Eye at the recently concluded short film festival organised by the Antardrishti Foundation to promote eye donation.
Dec 23 2013
S. Raghavan, professor, electronics and communication engineering department at National Institute of Technology Trichy (NIT-T) was conferred with 'Bharat Jyoti Award' for his work on 'Microwave Engineering and Biomedical Informatics' at the National conference on 'Economic Growth and National Integration' in New Delhi on December 23.
Dec 22 2013
Indian oil's Bongaigaon Refinery received the Prestigious National Energy Conservation Award 2013-First Prize amongest the refinery sector of country. Pranab Mukherjee, President of India, Presented the award to Director (Refineries) , are K Ghosh.
Dec 22 2013
Anil K Gupta Chairman and Managing Director Container Corporation of India Limited (Concor) received the Daink Bhaskar 'India Pride Awards-2013-2014' for creating excellence in transport sector from M M Pallam Raju, Cabinet Minister of Human Resource Development.
Dec 22 2013
LIC of India has been awarded with SKOCH Renaissance Awards-2013 for customer relationship management. Niraj Agarwal, Executive Director, Corporate Communications, received the awards on behalf of LIC from Finance Minister P Chidambaram in New Delhi.
Dec 21 2013
The Tamil Isai sangam presented Isai Peraringnar and Pann Isai peraringriar awards for 2013 to Mrs krishnakumari Narendran and Mr S. Thirugnanasambandan at the inaugural of its 71st annual Tamil Isai vizha in chennai.
Dec 21 2013
IRCON won the India Pride Award for Excellence in Central PSUs in India Image Enhancement.
Dec 20 2013
Kothari Sugars and chemicals Limited Unit-2 at Sathamangalam in Ariyalur district was honored with the prestigious National energy Conservation Award for 2013 by power Ministry.
Dec 20 2013
Indian compound Archer Rajat Chauhan won both the FITA purple and FITA Gold Target awards for 2013, instituted by the World Archery Federation. Along with Rajat, eight other archers won FITA Gold Target honours.
Dec 17 2013
103-year old Park Mansion of Kolkata awarded KMC-INTACH Heritage Award 2013.
Dec 17 2013
Coimbatore corporation bags the National Energy conservation Award. Corporation commissioner G. Latha receives the award from President Pranab Mukharjee in new delhi.
Dec 16 2013
Brijesh Dixit, Divisional Railway Manager received second prize for National Energy Conservation Award-2013 in Railway Stations Sector from President of India Pranab Mukherjee on December 16, 2013 at New Delhi.
Dec 15 2013
Justice Sathasivam who presented the Sangita Kalanidhi M.S.Subbulakshmi award instituted by THE HINDU to vocalist Sudha Raghunathan in Chennai.
Dec 15 2013
Family Planning Association of India has been awarded as the best member association for its leading contribution in the field of Sexual reproductive Health.
Dec 15 2013
Dubai International Film Festival: Irfan Khan won best actor award.
Dec 14 2013
Dalmia Cement wins FICCI Silver Award for excellence in Safety system in Manufacturing Industries.
Dec 14 2013
Karikalan Awards for the year were presented to Two Tamil Writers from Singapore and Malaysia at Tamil University.
Dec 14 2013
Twenty-five legends honoured for outstanding contribution in their respective fields by NDTV, Among the awardees were Amitabh bachchan, Rajnikanth,waheeda Rahman, Shah Rukh Khan; Eminent scientists M.S.Swaminathan, Bharat Ratna C.N.R.Rao; cricketers Sachin Tendulkar,Kapil Dev; Tennis player leander Paes; Ratan Tata of Tata group,mukesh Ambani of Reliance, N.R.Narayana Murthy of Infosys, CEO of Pepsi Indra Nooyi and Cipla Chairman Y.K.Hamied; and Novelist Vikram Seth.
Dec 13 2013
Cheif Minister J.Jayalalithaa handed over the award for environment to Trichy Collector Jayashree Muralidharan during the Collector's conference in Chennai.
Dec 13 2013
Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan has been named the as 'most powerful celebrity of 2013' by Forbes India for the second time in a row.
Dec 11 2013
Mala Sinha, the yesteryear successful heroine who was awarded with Dadasaheb Phalke Award this year, is very much upset with the committee that gave her the award.
Dec 5 2013
British Safety Council Award to Lanco Infratech Limited. Lanco Tanjore Power Company Limited operating a 120MW combined cycle power plant in Tamilnadu.
Dec 5 2013
CII (Confederation of Indian industry) National Award for Food Safety 2012 achieved by Metro Cash & Carry India. Award was present to the company at CII's 8th Food Safety and Quality Summit in New Delhi.
Dec 5 2013
Malala awarded United Nations Human Rights Prize.
Nov 29 2013
Directorate General of Foreign Trade's e-BRC project has won the 2013 eASIA Award under Trade Facilitation category. The award was announced by Asia Pacific Council for Trade Facilitation and Electronic Business (AFACT) in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam on 29 November 2013.
Nov 27 2013
Malala Yousafzai, Kainat Riaz and Shazia Ramzan were chosen for the GG2 Hammer Award, for their bravery at the GG2 (Garavi Gujarat 2) Leadership Awards 2013 a London.
Nov 22 2013
Priti Patel, an Indian Origin British MP has been honoured with the prestigious Asian Trader Editor's Award.
Nov 22 2013
National Aluminium Company Limited (NALCO) received the EEPC (Engineering Export Promotion Council, Eastern Region)'s Gold Trophy.
Nov 19 2013
German Chancellor Angela Merkel selected for Indira Gandhi Prize for Peace, Disarmament and Development for the year 2013.
Nov 10 2013
Miss Venezuela Gabriela Isler becomes Miss Universe 2013 in a ceremony in Crocus City Hall in Moscow.
Nov 9 2013
UN has conferred the 'UN Frontline Workers Global Leadership Award' to Martha Dodray for her commitment and dedication in eradicating polio in India.
Nov 6 2013
A R Rahman has been conferred an honor by Canada as a Canadian street in Markham.
Oct 17 2013
Eleanor Catton won the 2013 Man Booker Prize for english fiction for her novel "The Luminaries" and become the youngest winner in the awards 45-year history.
Oct 15 2013
US trio wins Nobel Economics Prize..
Oct 12 2013
Chemical Weapons watchdog wins Nobel Peace Prize.
Oct 11 2013
The Nobel Prize in Physics 2013 Francois Englert and Peter W. Higgs "for the theoretical discovery of a mechanism that contributes to our understanding of the origin of mass of subatomic particles, and which recently was confirmed through the discovery of the predicted fundamental particle, by the ATLAS and CMS experiments at CERN's Large Hadron Collider"
Oct 11 2013
The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2013 Martin Karplus, Michael Levitt and Arieh Warshel "for the development of multiscale models for complex chemical systems".
Oct 11 2013
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2013 James E. Rothman, Randy W. Schekman and Thomas C. Sudhof "for their discoveries of machinery regulating vesicle traffic, a major transport system in our cells".
Oct 11 2013
The Nobel Prize in Literature 2013 Alice Munro "master of the contemporary short story".
Oct 11 2013
The Nobel Peace Prize 2013 The 2013 Nobel Peace Prize has not been awarded yet. It will be announced on Friday 11 October, 11:00 a.m. CET.
Oct 8 2013
2 Americans, a German win Nobel medicine prize.James Rothman, Randy Schekman, Thomas C. Suedhof honoured for solving 'the mystery of how the cell organizes its transport system'.
Sep 24 2013
Woods and Stenson nominated for Player of Year award.
Sep 23 2013
Emmy Awards 2013: Jeff Daniels wins best actor for drama.

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