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

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

Arts  /  Published 28.01.19

CIMA winners use new media in startling ways

By The Telegraph

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

North East  /  Published 04.03.19

Dhubri boy wins award at Dubai short film fest

Dhubri boy Xahid Khan, who once rejected a job offer at Shah Rukh Khan’s Red Chillies Entertainment, won an award at the Emirates Short Film Festival in Dubai. Khan’s Mistake won the second best r...
By Abdul Gani in Guwahati

India  /  Published 16.01.20

J&K forfeits arrested DSP's gallantry medal

 The Jammu and Kashmir administration has 'forfeited' the Sher-e-Kashmir Police Medal for Gallantry awarded to deputy superintendent of police Davinder Singh, who has been arrested for helping te...
By PTI in Srinagar


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