21 Nov 2014
Mumbai: Former captain Dilip Vengsarkar on Friday received the prestigious BCCI-instituted Col. C K Nayudu Lifetime achievement award for his contribution to Indian cricket.
19 Nov 2014
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday conferred the Indira Gandhi National Service Scheme (NSS) awards to volunteers and University officers who have worked in the field of community development and initiation of social education campaigns.
10 Nov 2014
New Delhi: In a first for Indian hockey, the national federation on Monday decided to have the 'Hockey India Annual Awards' wherein the top players in the men's and women's categories will walk away with a prize money of Rs 25 lakh each. Hockey India (HI) will be identifying and rewarding the most promising and potent players from the current as well as upcoming teams.
11 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu announced a cash prize of Rs 5 lakh for employees who successfully implement an initiative for speedy clearances of rail over bridges and under bridges.
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.
28 Oct 2014
Bhopal: The Election Commission of India (ECI) plans to give away the National Media Awards to media houses for conducting campaigns to educate and make voters aware of the 2014 Lok Sabha elections.
05 Nov 2014
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday congratulated former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh for being selected for one of Japan's top awards and said it was an important recognition of immense service rendered by him for promotion of India-Japan relations and friendship.
05 Nov 2014
Dubai: Virat Kohli is the lone Indian male cricketer to be shortlisted for the LG ICC Awards 2014 after he was nominated for the ODI Cricketer of the Year category. Kohli will be fighting for the honour against three South Africans -- Quinton de Kock, AB de Villiers and Dale Steyn.
04 Nov 2014
Kolkata: West Bengal's Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park (PNHZP), India's largest high altitude zoo, has become the first to be selected for the prestigious Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) Earth Heroes Awards 2014.