Abel Prize 2015 for outstanding mathematicians goes to John Nash

Princeton University mathematician John Nash was awarded the 2015 Abel Prize by the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters March 25 for his seminal work on partial differential equations, which are used to describe the basic laws of scientific phenomena. Established in 2003, the award is one of the most prestigious in the field of mathematics and More...

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By gktoday On Wednesday, March 25th, 2015
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Person of the Month -Bhalchandra Nemade-50th Jnanpith Award winner.

Bhalchandra Nemade, 50th Jnanpith Award winner . Eminent Marathi litterateur Bhalchandra Nemade, whose 1963 novel Kosala (Cocoon) changed the dimensions of Marathi novel, has been selected for 2014 Jnanpith Award, More...

By gktoday On Wednesday, March 25th, 2015
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Oscar Awards 2015 -all you needs to know.best actor,actress,best film,best director

Best Picture: Birdman Best Actor in a Leading Role: Eddie Redmayne, The Theory of Everything Best Actress in a Leading Role: Julianne Moore, Still Alice Best Director: Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu, Birdman Best More...

By gktoday On Monday, December 8th, 2014
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Tim Howard won the 2014 US Player of the Year award

US football team goalkeeper Tim Howard on 5 December 2014 won the 2014 US Player of the Year award for his work with the U.S. national team. Howard received 101 first-place votes from a panel of journalist nationwide More...

By gktoday On Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014
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Turner Prize 2014 for a video called It For Others

Film artist of Ireland Duncan Campbell on 1 December 2014 won Turner Prize 2014 for a video called It For Others. The video reflects on African art and includes a dance sequence inspired by Karl Marx. He received More...

By gktoday On Monday, October 6th, 2014
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Shah Rukh Khan received Global Diversity Award 2014 at the House of Commons

Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan on 4 October 2014 received Global Diversity Award 2014 at the Britain’s House of Commons. He was conferred the award by House of Commons speaker John Bercow for his outstanding More...

By gktoday On Friday, October 3rd, 2014
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Mathrubhumi Literary Award 2014.

. Malayalam poet and social activist Sugathakumari has been chosen for Mathrubhumi Literary Award (Mathrubhumi Sahitya Puraskaram) for 2014 This was announced by M.P. Veerendrakumar, managing director, and P.V. More...

By gktoday On Wednesday, July 9th, 2014
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World Food Prize, 2014

Indian scientist Sanjaya Rajaram has won the prestigious World Food Prize, 2014, considered the Nobel prize of food and agriculture, for his contribution to developing high-yield wheat cultivars ‘Kauz’ and ‘Attila’. The More...

By gktoday On Wednesday, July 9th, 2014
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Global Economy Prize, 2014

US economist Richard Thaler, Liberia’s President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf and Indian entrepreneur Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw have been awarded the 2014 Global Economy Prize of the Kiel Institute for World Economy, Germany.  More...

By gktoday On Wednesday, July 9th, 2014
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PEN Pinter Prize, 2014

Indian-born British author Salman Rushdie is the winner of PEN Pinter Prize, 2014, in recognition of his support for freedom of speech and generous help to other writers. The prize, awarded by the British branch More...