22 Sep 2014
London: A leading NRI academic Sir Tejinder Singh Virdee, known for originating the concept and construction of Compact Muon Solenold that lead to the discovery of Higgs Boson, has won the 'Professional of the Year' award.
17 Sep 2014
Mumbai: Cricket maestro and Bharat Ratna Sachin Tendulkar and Bollywood danseuse Helen are among this year's Giants International awardees, according to an announcement made in Mumbai on Tuesday. Tendulkar will get the award for lifetime achievement in sports while Helen Salim Khan will be honored for her lifetime contribution to films.
17 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd is believed to have awarded another contract for 50,000-70,000 LTE base staions to Samsung, global brokerage firm Credit Suisse said.
15 Sep 2014
Gurgaon: A teenager from Haryana has invented a device to help patients of the dreaded ALS or Lou Gehrig's disease speak through their breath. His project is now among 15 shortlisted for the Google Science Fair Award 2014.
24 Jan 2014
New Delhi: Lauding young bravehearts as the ‘nation’s pride’ and their courageous acts as an ‘inspiration’ to all, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday presented the National Bravery Awards to 25 children ahead of Republic Day.
21 Apr 2014
Johannesburg: Five Indian-South Africans will be conferred South Africa's highest awards, National Orders, by President Jacob Zuma for their bravery and sacrifice during the country's freedom struggle.
12 Sep 2014
Bangalore: Indian tennis player Rohan Bopanna will be presented the Davis Cup Commitment Award during the World Group play-off tie against Serbia which begins on Friday.
29 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Mired in selection controversies and devoid of a Khel Ratna for the first time in 20 years, the National Sports Awards were on Friday presented by President Pranab Mukherjee at the Rashtrapati Bhawan in a ceremony which was severely short on star power.
05 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Noting that India faces a big challenge to improve the quality of teaching and learning outcomes in schools, President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday said the nation needs more competent and willing teachers to achieve these objectives.
27 Aug 2014
Mumbai: Actor Furqan Merchant is on cloud nine as his film ‘Identity Card’ has bagged three awards at international film festivals.