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1.The Delhi Division of Indian Railways has been awarded the ‘National Energy Conservation Award 2015’. 2.The award has been conferred for the conservation work carried out at the Divisional Hospital in the Capital ...
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1.Spotlight finally garnered the spotlight this award season, winning the top prize Saturday at the 22nd annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, which reflected a diverse cast of winners in movies and television. 2.Although he was snubbed ...
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1.When she was married at 18 and went to live in Killimangalam village, P. Prabhavathi had no clue that she would one day become the sole weaver to uphold the village’s tradition of ...
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1.A book on India’s Partition and its consequences has won a prestigious $5,000 prize in the U.S. Midnight’s Furies: The Deadly Legacy of India’s Partition by Nisid Hajari won the William E. Colby Award for ...
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1.Superstar Rajinikanth, founder of the Reliance empire late Dhirubhai Ambani, Art of Living founder Sri Sri Ravi Shankar and media baron Ramoji Rao have been chosen for Padma Vibhushan, country’s second highest civilian ...
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1.The free-speech organization PEN American Center says it is giving its 2016 PEN/Allen award to author J.K. Rowling. The prize honors "a critically acclaimed author whose work embodies its mission to oppose repression ...
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. 1.Two ITBP personnel were awarded with the police medal for gallantry for putting up a defence against the People Liberation Army of China along the Line of Actual control in the Ladakh region. 2.Constable ...
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1.Lance Naik Mohan Nath Goswami of 9 Para-Special Forces, who not only killed two terrorists but also helped in neutralising two others while saving the lives of three wounded soldiers in J&K last ...
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1.Greek islanders who have been on the frontline of the refugee crisis are to be nominated for the Nobel peace prize with the support of their national government. 2.Of the 900,000 refugees who entered Europe last ...
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1.Kerala Tourism has emerged as one among the four winners in the destination category at the 36th edition of FITUR – the second largest travel and tourism fair in Spain. 2.The eye-catching pavilion, themed ...
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