List of recipients of Bharat Ratna:- Bharat Ratna is the highest civilian award in the country. The last Bharat Ratna award was given to Bhupen Hazarika, Pranab Mukherjee, and Nanaji Deshmukh in 2019.
Nobel Prize award was first conferred in 1901. It is based on the fortune of Alfred Nobel who was a chemist, engineer, inventor and entrepreneur. Here's the list of Laureates who received Nobel Prize in the year 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017 and 2016.
The Nobel Prize in Medicine or Physiology 2020 was awarded jointly to Two Americans and a British scientist on 5 October, 2020 for the discovery of the Hepatitis C virus. Let us read in detail about the three scientists and their discovery.
Narendra Modi has been awarded the “State Order of Ghazi Amir Amanullah Khan” the highest civilian honour of Afghanistan. Like this many other international awards have also been awarded to PM Modi. Read this article to know the list of all international awards given to Mr. Narendra Modi.
The Indira Gandhi Peace Prize 2019 has been conferred to the renowned naturalist and an English broadcaster David Attenborough. He is best known for his BBC nature documentaries. Here we are providing some facts about the Indira Gandhi Peace Prize, David Attenborough and list of past winners.
The highest gallantry award of India on the battlefield is 'Paramvir Chakra'. At present, a Paramvir Chakra winner or his kin gets a monthly compensation of Rs. 20,000 a month. Read this article, to know more about monthly compensation for Gallantry awards.
The Mahavir Chakra (MVC) was instituted on 26 Jan 1950 to recognise the act of gallantry in the presence of the enemy. MVC is the second-highest military Award in India. Three gallantry awards in India are The Param Vir Chakra, The Mahavir Chakra, and The Vir Chakra.
Shaurya Chakra is an Indian military decoration awarded for gallantry, otherwise than in the face of the enemy. It may be awarded to civilians, also as military personnel, sometimes posthumously. Let us have a look at Shaurya Chakra's history, eligibility, design, etc.
Param Vir Chakra is India’s highest wartime gallantry award. It was introduced on 26 January, 1950. It has mostly been awarded posthumously. Let us study about the list of Param Vir Chakra awardees through this article.
List of Padma Award winners 2020:There are three categories of the Padma Awards; Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri. Bharat Ratna is the highest civilian award in India. Read the full list of Padma Award winners 2020.
The father of Indian Cinema 'Dadasaheb Phalke' was born in Mumbai on 30 April 1870. He made the first Indian feature film Raja Harishchandra in 1913. In the memory of this legendary filmmaker, Dadasaheb Phalke Award was started in 1969.
Mahatna Gandhi was nominated five times for the Nobel Peace Prize in 1937, 1938, 1939, 1947 and 1948. But he was not awarded with this award because he was assassinated in 1948 and Nobel Prize is not awarded posthumously.
The Nobel Prize is considered the most prestigious prize in the world. This prize is given in the 6 fields’ i.e, Physics, Chemistry, Medicine, Literature, Economics, and Peace Prize. These prizes were commenced in 1901. The recipients of the first Nobel Prizes were given 150,782 SEK. In 2017, the Nobel laureates were awarded a prize amount of 9,000,000 SEK.
There are 9 Indians have won Nobel Prize. Mr. Ravindra Nath Tagore was the first Indian who received Nobel Prize in 1913 and now Indian American Abhijit Banerjee is the latest winner of Nobel Prize in Economics in 2019. United States has won highest numbers of Nobel Prize (383) followed by the United Kingdom with 132 and Germany with 132 Prizes.