Jharkhand  /  Published 02.07.20

Diana Award for brave child rescuer

Freed from the shackles of child labour in 2010, a tribal man from Jharkhand’s Giridih went on to win the prestigious 2020 Diana Award in recognition of his efforts to bring positive and sustain...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Entertainment  /  Published 12.10.19

Amitabh Bachhan: Making of a superstar

So Amitabh Bachchan turned 77 on Friday, October 11, with a Dadasaheb Phalke Award gift-wrapped for him by Rashtrapati Bhavan. Fitting, as next month will mark 50 years of Amitabh Bachchan in Hindi fi...
By in

India  /  Published 04.04.19

UAE confers on Modi its highest civilian honour

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Thursday decided to confer the Order of Zayed — the country’s highest civilian decoration — on Prime Minister Narendra Modi as a mark of appreciation for his ef...
By Anita Joshua in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 19.10.19

Presidency alumnus award for Abhijit Vinayak Banerjee

The Presidency Alumni Association has decided to confer the Atul Chandra Gupta Distinguished Alumnus Award for 2020 to Nobel-winning alumnus Abhijit Vinayak Banerjee. The executive committee of the al...
By Our Special Correspondent in

North East  /  Published 02.10.18

Umang keeps the faith

Adversity brings out the best in us.The adage has been again proved right by Umang Sharma, a class IX student of Shishu Niketan High School, winner of the award for courage at the first edition of IIH...
By Ali Fauz Hassan in Guwahati

India  /  Published 07.07.19

We should not kneel: Shabana

Actor Shabana Azmi said on Saturday that the “atmosphere now” is such that anyone who criticises the government is labelled anti-national, but added that this should not deter anyone. Talking abou...
By PTI in Indore

World  /  Published 07.01.20

Indian wins UK award

Jasbinder Bilan, a schoolteacher who writes in her spare time, has won the Costa Children’s Book Award for Asha & The Spirit Bird, a tale set in the Himalayan foothills where the author was born...
By Amit Roy in London

Entertainment  /  Published 03.01.20

Golden grail

The 77th Golden Globes will be announced in California on Sunday evening (around 6.30am IST on Monday), kicking off the Hollywood awards season. Ricky Gervais will host the ceremony. Presenters includ...
By The Telegraph in

Arts  /  Published 28.01.19

CIMA winners use new media in startling ways

By The Telegraph in

Opinion  /  Published 20.01.19

In the land of the FirstEvers

So fair. And so fitting. TheChaiwala is bestowed the FirstEver Ketli Award. The absolute Absolutist of FirstEvers. FirstEver rider on an amphibian jahaaj. FirstEver celebrant of “Ghar mein shaadi ha...
By Sankarshan Thakur in


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