Honours and Awards of 2013

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Honours And Awards Current Affairs 2013
April 02 2013
JAMMU&KASHMIR Bank won the prestigious FE India’s Best Banks Award-2012-13 on 26 March 2013 •April 18 2013
The Telgu writer Ravuri Bharadwaja selected for the prestigious Jnanpith Award 2012 •April 29 2013
Yash Chopra to be honoured with Dadasaheb Phalke Academy Award 2013 •February 11 2013
“We Are Young” The pop-rockers won song of the year At the Grammy Awards. •“Pandit Ravi Shankar” was awarded his fourth Grammy award for ‘Best world music ’. •February 22 2013
On 21 February 2013 the former head of Tata Group Ratan Tata, was awarded the life time achievement award 2012 by Ernst & Young. •February 28 2013
On 26 February 2013 Sugata Mitra was awarded the Million-Dollar TED Prize for Extraordinary creativity. •The Veteran Bollywood actor Anupam Kher awarded with the City Proclamation Award in Los Angeles. •January 04 2013

Indian-American Srikanth Srinivasan is among the 33 federal judges re-nominated by the US President Barack Obama for the US Court of Appeals. •January 05 2013
Association of State Road Transport Undertakings (ASRTU) Lowest Accident Rate Award 2012 being awarded to Delhi Transport Corporation( DTC). •US President Barrack Obama is the most followed leader on Twitter, as per data released by Digital Policy Council (DPC) •Tipperary International Peace Prize for 2012 awarded to Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani school girl who was shot by Taliban •January 14 2013

The State of Tamil Nadu ranked first in the implementation of schemes by National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) •Renowned nuclear scientist Anil Kakodkar was awarded ‘Maharashtra Bhooshan’ award by Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan •January 19 2013

Mahaveer Golechha selected for the Young Investigator Scholarship Award by the Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation •January 24 2013
Renowned writer, U R Ananthamoorthy has been shortlisted for the International Man Booker Prize •...
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