Awards, Honours, Persons & Places in News [PDF E-Book / 1 Year]


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  1. 67th National Film Awards presented
  2. Satyajit Ray Lifetime Achievement Award
  3. Parambikulam Tiger Conservation Foundation wins Earth Guardian Award
  4. Kung Fu Nuns won UNESCO Martial Arts Education Prize 2021
  5. Gita Gopinath to leave IMF
  6. Amit Rastogi: CMD of National Research Development Corporation
  7. Indian Project wins Eco Oscars
  8. Indian Army wins gold medal at Cambrian Patrol Exercise
  9. Former IAS Amit Khare appointed as advisor to PM Modi
  10. Rajnish Kumar joins BharatPe as Chairman
  11. Alexander Schellenberg appointed Austria's new Chancellor
  12. Nobel Prize in Economics 2021
  13. Nobel Prize in Literature 2021
  14. Nobel Prize 2021 for Physics
  15. DRDO Dare to Dream 2.0 & Young Scientists awards
  16. 2021 Nobel Prize in Medicine
  17. Assam: Lokapriya Gopinath Bordoloi Award
  18. 2021 Yidan Prize
  19. Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Award 2021
  20. Najla Bouden Romdhane: Tunisia's first female PM
  21. Right Livelihood Award 2021
  22. MoRD and NIRD&PR present Hunarbaaz Awards
  23. CSIR innovation award presented
  24. Lunar Crater Named After Matthew Henson
  25. Guinness Records certified Japanese sisters as Oldest Living Twins
  26. Bangladesh PM conferred with SDG Progress award
  27. Earthshot Prize: Two Indian Projects to get the Prize
  28. PM Modi on Time’s ‘100 most influential’ list
  29. Bhupendra Patel: New CM of Gujarat
  30. Mahakavi Day: Tamil Nadu to observe on Subramania Bharati’s death anniversary
  31. TN to observe Periyar’s birth anniversary as Day of Social Justice
  32. PM Modi tops Morning Consult Global Ratings
  33. Suhas Yathiraj: 1st IAS officer to win Paralympics medal
  34. Avani Lekhara: 1st Indian woman to win 2 Paralympic medals
  35. Vaccine scientist Dr Firdausi Qadri wins Ramon Magsaysay Award
  36. Mansukh Mandaviya takes charge as Chairperson of Stop TB Partnership Board
  37. N. K. Singh: New President of Institute of Economic Growth Society
  38. MeitY-NASSCOM Start-up Women Entrepreneur Awards 2020-21
  39. Google celebrates birth anniversary of Subhadra Kumari Chauhan
  40. PMSA Award announced for 69 executives
  41. Maharashtra creates Rajiv Gandhi Award for Excellence in Information Technology (IT)
  42. Nominations for Padma Awards – 2022 starts
  43. Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award renamed after Major Dhyan Chand
  44. Dhriti Banerjee: 1st woman Director of Zoological Survey of India (ZSI)
  45. Narendra Modi: 1st Indian PM to chair UNSC debate
  46. Vice Admiral SN Ghormade: New Vice Chief of the Naval Staff
  47. Cyrus Poonawala to receive Lokmanya Tilak Award
  48. MoHUA announces India's Top 11 Cycling Pioneers’
  49. 3 India-based Enterprises in UN Best Small Business Winners
  50. Basavaraj Bommai: 23rd Chief Minister of Karnataka
  51. IPS officer Rakesh Asthana appointed Delhi Police Commissioner
  52. Kandla becomes first SEZ to achieve the IGBC Green Cities Platinum Rating
  53. India gets its 39th World Heritage Site: Rudreswara Temple in Telangana
  54. Cannes Film Festival 2021: ‘Titane’ wins Palme d’or
  55. Two Indian Organization wins UNDP Equator Prize 2021
  56. PM invites people’s nominations for Padma Awards
  57. Mansukh Mandaviya: India’s new Health Minister
  58. Dr Rajendra Kishore Panda awarded 2020 Kuvempu Rashtriya Puraskar
  59. GoI extends tenure of NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant
  60. P. Sainath awarded 2021 Fukuoka Prize
  61. Smart City Awards, 2020
  62. Cochin International Airport wins honour in airport service quality.
  63. Jamsetji Tata: World's top philanthropist of last century
  64. Veteran Athlete Milkha Singh passes away
  65. Who was Margherita Hack?
  66. Pulitzer Prize 2021
  67. Anup Chandra Pandey appointed as Election Commissioner
  68. Assam to provide Bharat Ratna and Padma like Awards
  69. Hong Kong woman breaks record for fastest ascent of Everest
  70. Amartya Sen conferred Spain's Top Award in Social Science
  71. Veteran Children author Eric Carle dies
  72. Guillermo Lasso: Ecuador's first right-wing President in 14 years
  73. India Biodiversity Awards 2021
  74. Nuclear Scientist Srikumar Banerjee Passed Away
  75. Miss Universe 2020
  76. Whitley Awards, 2021
  77. Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem
  78. What is happening in Gaza?
  79. Laureus World Sports Awards, 2021
  80. T Rabi Sankar named RBI deputy governor
  81. Who was Dadasaheb Phalke?
  82. 400th Prakash Purab of Guru Tegh Bahadur commemorated
  83. Japan's Order of the Rising Sun honour to Bengaluru Teacher
  84. Who was Michael Collins?
  85. Somanathan: New Finance secretary
  86. Zhao: 1st Asian woman to win best director Oscar
  87. GC Murmu chosen as external auditor by OPCW
  88. ISRO Espionage Case
  89. Sushil Chandra: Next Chief Election Commissioner
  90. BAFTA Awards: Nomadland wins four prizes
  91. Lilavati Awards, 2020
  92. UAE names first Female Astronaut
  93. Who was Samuel Hahnemann?
  94. PM Modi releases Hindi Translation of Odisha Itihaas
  95. S Ramann: New Chairman and Managing Director of SIDBI
  96. Benjamin Netanyahu and Israeli Government
  97. Chief Justice of India: Justice Ramana to assume charge
  98. Biggest Floating Solar Power Plant of India
  99. Top 5 Current Affairs Questions on Cherry Blossom
  100. Top 6 Current Affairs Questions on Heart of Asia-Istanbul Process
  101. Top 5 Current Affairs Questions on International Ranger Awards
  102. 67th National Film Awards
  103. Gandhi Peace Prize 2020- Highlights
  104. Grammy Awards 2021
  105. Sahitya Akademi Award 2020
  106. Why is Turkey's Salda Lake called 'Mars on Earth'?
  107. FIAF Award 2021: Amitabh Bachchan to be honoured
  108. ‘Swadhinta Puraskar’: Highest Civilian Honour of Bangladesh
  109. Golden Globes Awards 2021 – Highlights
  110. Indian activist gets U.S' International Anti-corruption Champions Award
  111. Environment Minister inaugurates Atal Paryavaran Bhavan
  112. Hyderabad- 2020 Tree City of the World
  113. Theodore Baskaran won Sanctuary Lifetime Service Award 2020
  114. SERB announces Women Excellence Award 2021
  115. Birth Centenary Celebrations of Pandit Bhimsen Joshi begins
  116. Nari Shakti Puraskar-2020
  117. Bhashan Char Island- Key Facts
  118. UN asks Countries to Repatriate Children from Syria
  119. Padma Awards 2021
  120. Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya Bal Puraskar 2021
  121. National Democratic Front of Bodoland
  122. Guru Gobind Singh Jayanti celebrated in India
  123. Parakram Diwas
  124. Flight Lieutanant Bhawana Kanth
  125. Jammu & Kashmir: GI tag for Gucchi Mushroom
  126. Thiruvalluvar
  127. Health Ministry Kayakalp Awards
  128. Where is Jack Ma? Reasons of Disappearance
  129. 40th Indian Scientific Expedition to Antarctica
  130. Malala Yousafzai Scholarship Act
  131. Minister Harsh Vardhan nominated to GAVI Board
  132. Digital India Awards, 2020: Bihar wins in Pandemic category
  133. Vishakhapatnam: Best Performing Civic Body in Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana Awards
  134. Who was Karima Baloch?
  135. India’s First Hot Air Balloon Safari
  136. National Startup Awards 2021
  137. Legion of Merit
  138. North African Couscous in UNESCO Cultural Heritage List
  139. Golden Peacock Environment Management Award
  140. UNEP's 2020 Young Champions of the Earth Award
  141. UNESCO Prize on Creative Economy
  142. Ramanujan Prize for Young Mathematicians
  143. UN Investment Promotion award to Invest India
  144. Bru Tribe- Refugee Crisis, Issues, Conflicts, Resettlement, Protests in Tripura
  145. Pilibhit Tiger Reserve receives first TX2 International Award for doubling its population
  146. Tarun Gogoi, Ex-Chief Minister of Assam passed away
  147. India-International Cherry Blossom Festival of Shillong cancelled
  148. Booker Prize 2020 won by Douglas Stuart
  149. Assam wins best state award in fisheries sector
  150. Barack Obama publishes book “A Promised Land”
  151. Education Minister inaugurated Lilavati Awards, 2020
  152. Kris Gopalakrishnan appointed the first Chairperson of Reserve Bank Innovation Hub
  153. Why did the Peruvian President Manuel Merino resign?
  154. PM Modi unveils “Statue of Peace”
  155. World’s Longest Serving Bahrain PM Khalifa Bin Salman Al Khalifa passed away
  156. Aung San Sui Kyi Party claims to win Myanmar Elections
  157. Second National Water Awards: Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra and Rajasthan secure top positions
  158. Nepal President releases Special Anthology on Mahatma Gandhi
  159. Joe Biden announces 12-member COVID-19 Task Force under Vivek Murthy
  160. PM Modi inaugurates development projects in Varanasi
  161. PM Modi to launch Ro-Pax Ferry Service in Gujarat
  162. What does Joe Biden victory in US Elections mean to India?
  163. Yashvardhan K Sinha appointed as the new Chief Information Commissioner
  164. 500 metre tall Coral Reef discovered in Australia Great Barrier Reef
  165. Indian Army Chief General Manoj Mukund Navarne conferred with rank of “General of Nepal Army”
  166. Global Himalayan Expedition won the UN Global Climate Action Award
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