Fifa the best 2021: Robert Lewandowski and Alexia Putellas have bagged the FIFA Best Player 2021 awards while Cristiano Ronaldo has won the FIFA Best Special Award 2021 for becoming the men’s international highest scorer with 115. Check the complete FIFA Awards 2021 Winners list below.
Clive Lloyd, the former Captain of the West Indies Cricket team, has been given the honour of knighthood for his services to the game of Cricket. The investiture was performed by the Duke of Cambridge at Windsor Castle.
Golden Globe Awards 2022 winners: Andrew Garfield won Best Actor-Musical or Comedy for Tick, Tick....Boom and O Yeong-su won Best Supporting Actor in a limited series for his role in Squid Game at the Golden Globe Awards 2022.
National Water Awards 2020 winners state: In the 3rd National Water Awards 2020, Uttar Pradesh has secured a first position in the ‘Best State Category’, followed by Rajasthan and Tamil Nadu. The National Water Awards aim at recognizing and encouraging the exemplary work and the efforts made by the States, individuals, districts, etc. across the country in attaining the government’s vision of ‘Jal Samridh Bharat’.
Red ink awards 2021 winners list: Redink Awards 2021 by Mumbai Press Club was held to recognize excellent writing and good journalism. Danish Siddiqui, who died during an assignment in Afghanistan in July 2021, was posthumously awarded as the ‘Journalist of the Year’ while Senior Journalist Prem Shankar Jha RedInk 2021 Lifetime Achievement Award. The winners of Red ink awards 2021 also include Faye D' Souza, Saurabh Shukla, and Mahtab Alam among others.
Sahitya Akademi Award 2021 list: Author Namita Gokhale, Punjabi writer Khalid Hussain, and TMC MLA Bratya Basu are among the 20 winners of the Sahitya Akademi Award 2021. While Namita Gokhale won the literary honour for her epic historical novel, Bratya Basu and Khalid Hussain won Sahitya Akademi Award 2021 for a play and collection of stories ‘Sullan Da Salan’, respectively.
Bhutan's Highest Civilian Award: Bhutan has honored Prime Minister Modi with the country's highest civilian award- Ngadag Pel gi Khorlo. It is an acknowledgment of unconditional friendship between India and Bhutan which has further strengthened under PM Modi's leadership.
Indian-American Math genius Nikhil Srivastava is an associate professor of Mathematics at California University, Berkeley. Srivastava along with his colleagues David Spielman and Adam Marcus helped solve the famous Kadison-Singer 1959 problem.
Riba Gold Medal 2022: The winner of the Royal Gold Medal 2022, Balkrishna Doshi, with a 70-year career and over 100 built projects, has influenced the direction of architecture in India and its adjacent regions through both his teaching and practice.
Jnanpith Award 2021 winner: Assamese Poet Nilmani Phookan Jr. and Konkani Novelist Damodar Mauzo have become the winners of the 56th and 57th Jnanpith Award for their contribution to Indian literature.