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Indian peacekeepers in Sudan awarded UN medal

Indian peacekeepers in Sudan awarded UN medal

Fifty Indian peacekeepers stationed in South Sudan have been awarded the United Nations medal for their professionalism and service in protecting civilians and building durable peace in the conflict-ridden country. The Indian peacekeepers are part of the UN Mission in South Sudan or UNMISS.   They are deployed with the Indian battalion stationed at Bor in the Jonglei region of South Sudan. They were presented with the award recently by UNMISS Force Commander General Frank Mushyo Kamanzi., 1 month ago
Anti-nuclear body ICAN wins Nobel Peace Prize Business Standard, 2 months ago

Manmohan Singh awarded Indira Gandhi Prize for Peace

Former Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh was chosen as the recipient of this year's Indira Gandhi Prize for Peace, Disarmament and Development.Singh received the international award, named after former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi, for "improving India's stature in the world" and for his "for his contributions to the cause of economic and social development", a statement from the Indira Gandhi Memorial Trust said.The Trust's statement said Singh was being recognised for the leadership he ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago Former PM Manmohan Singh to get Indira Gandhi peace prize  Business Standard3 weeks ago

Sonia condoles death of Kundan Shah

Congress President Sonia Gandhi today condoled the demise of National Award-winning director Kundan Shah and said he was a "path-breaking filmmaker"."Kundan Shah's contribution to alternate cinema is remarkable. His movies and television series are epic and ...
 Business Standard2 months ago Forces of darkness seeking to engulf society, narrow nationalism dividing India: Sonia Gandhi  DNA1 month ago Kundan Shah's contribution to alternate cinema remarkable: Sonia  Sify2 months ago Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro director Kundan Shah passes away  Bollywood Hungama2 months ago

Why the Nobel Peace Prize brings little peace

The Nobel Peace Prize for 2017 was awarded to the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons , an advocacy group that has worked to draw attention to their “catastrophic humanitarian consequences.” Every year, the winners of the Nobel ...
 catchnews.com2 months ago Nobel Peace Prize awarded to anti-nuclear campaign group  Business Standard2 months ago Nobel Prize went to an idea whose time has not come  Rediff.com2 months ago

NTC to confer award to OC Meira

The National Theatre Centre Assam in a special meeting held on this Sunday resolved to confer a special award called Wahengbam ongbi Mombi Devi Award to renowned Manipuri film director OC Meira for his outstanding contribution to bring peace and integrity ...
 E Pao!1 month ago
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6 diplomats felicitated with Diwali "Power of One" award at UN

Six top diplomats, including an Indian woman, have been felicitated with the inaugural Diwali "Power of One" award at the UN headquarters here for their contribution to help form a more "perfect, peaceful and secure world".The awards were presented yesterday ...
 Business Standard4 days ago

Kovind awards President's Colour to submarine arm of navy

President Ram Nath Kovind awarded the Presidents Colour to the Submarine Arm of the navy in Visakhapatnam on Friday. The Presidents Colour is the highest honour which can be bestowed upon any military unit. The Presidents Colour was received by Rear Adm ...
 Deccan Herald1 week ago

Raj(e)niti: A reward for merit may award votes for BJP

In normal course, it’s difficult to supersede three senior officers in a row to pick a choice. But in case of Om Prakash Galhotra, chief minister Vasundhara Raje didn’t hesitate in naming him the top cop. She rewarded merit over seniority. And ...
 DNA2 weeks ago

Aung Suu Kyi stripped of Freedom of Oxford award for 'inaction' in handling Rohingya crisis

Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi has been stripped of the Freedom of Oxford award over her "inaction" in handling the raging Rohingya refugee crisis and turning a "blind eye to violence" in the country that forced over 600,000 people to flee to ...
 DNA2 weeks ago

Venezuelan opposition wins European rights prize

The European Parliament awarded the prestigious Sakharov human rights prize to the beleaguered Venezuelan opposition, calling for a "peaceful transition to democracy" in the crisis-hit country.The prize was awarded to the Venezuelan National Assembly, ...
 Business Standard1 month ago
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