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.
23 Apr 2014
New Delhi: Reacting to the ongoing hullabaloo about the feasibility of having a Bollywood awards extravaganza during elections, acclaimed filmmaker Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra says the need of the hour is a system of e-voting.
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.
19 Apr 2014
Mumbai: The fact that 'Jolly LLB' has won two National Film Awards has left its team - Fox Star Studios and director Subhash Kapoor - upbeat about treating the audience to their next project 'Guddu Rangeela'.
11 Apr 2014
Mumbai: Actress Kangana Ranaut, who has been critically acclaimed for her performance in ‘Queen’, however says she is not interested in awards as attending awards is an expensive affair.
16 Apr 2014
New Delhi: Rajkumar Rao won the best actor award for his superb role in Hindi movie ‘Shahid’ at the 61st National Awards announced by the Directorate of Film Festivals on Wednesday.The award was shared by Suraj Venajaramoodu for Malayalam movie 'Perariyathavar'.
15 Apr 2014
New York: The Guardian US and Washington Post were awarded the most prestigious Pulitzer Prize on Monday for coverage of secret surveillance by US National Security Agency that sparked wide debate over government spying.
09 Apr 2014
London: India's swashbuckling opening batsman Shikhar Dhawan has been named as one of the Five Cricketers of the Year, an honour dating back to 1889, by Wisden for his performance in 2013.
31 Mar 2014
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee presented the prestigious civilian awards, the Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri at a ceremony at the Rashtrapati Bhavan here on Monday.
12 Apr 2014
Mumbai: Bollywood has more than its share of award functions but quite a few Bollywood stars seem to have decided to speak openly against them.