2 Sep 2016

List of Important Awards and Honors- August 2016 for IBPS PO/Clerk 2016

List of Important Awards and Honors- August 2016
List of Important Awards and Honors- August 2016:
Dear Readers, List of Awards and Honors that received in the month of August 2016 was given here. Candidates those who are preparing for upcoming all competitive exams can use these GK materials.

Mohun Bagan Ratna
Syed Nayeemuddin
2016 PEN/Heim Translation Fund Grant
Anita Gopalan (Translator and artist, for her English translation of Hindi novel “Simsim” by Geet Chaturvedi)
Rajiv Gandhi National Sadbhavana Award
Shubha Mudgal (Singer)
Two billionaires from India in Forbes’ list of the world’s 100 richest people in technology
Wipro Chairman AzimPremji and HCL co-founder Shiv Nadar
Best actress and best actor awards at the Indian Film Festival (IFF) of Melbourne 2016
Sonam Kapoor (for Neerja) and Nawazuddin Siddiqui (for Raman Raghav)
Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Award for meritorious services in the Higher Education Department of Tamil Nadu
Scientist P Shanmugam ( Principal of Central Leather Research Institute)
Tamil Ratna Award
A.R. Rahman
Rani Laxmi Bai Award
Sakshi Malik (By the Uttar Pradesh government for winning  bronze at the Rio Olympic Games)
The prestigious 25th Vyas Samman 2015
Sunita Jain (Hindi scholar and writer)
Texas Women's Hall of Fame
Renu Khator (Indian-American woman academic, for making significant contribution for the benefit of the US' second largest state.)
Honored as the Most Enterprising CEO in Electronics Sector
SK Sharma (Chairman and Managing Director, BEL. By the Indo Global Business Council (IGBC))
Sangeet Martand Ustad Chand Khan Lifetime Achievement Award
Shiv Kumar Sharma (Santoor maestro Pandit)
Winner of the Chevalier de L'Ordre Arts etLettres (The Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters)
Kamal Haasan (Actor)
The International Olympic Committee has awarded the Olympic Order to
N. Ramachandran (President of Indian Olympic Association, for his outstanding services to the Olympic movement).
First IEI-IEEE Award for engineering excellence 2015
G. Satheesh Reddy (Scientific Adviser to the Defence Minister and DRDO's DG )
5 Indian companies in Forbes' most innovative list
Asian Paints, Hindustan Unilever, Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), Sun Pharma, and Larsen & Toubro (L&T).
Dhyan Chand Lifetime Achievement Award
Silvanus Dungdung (Former Olympian from Jharkhand)
Crowned as the UEFA Best Player in Europe
Cristiano Ronaldo
Saraswati Samman for year 2015
Padma Sachdev (Eminent author)



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