Sports Person of the Year awards at the FICCI India Sports Awards 2019
Indian women’s hockey team captain Rani Rampal and ace pistol shooter Saurabh Chaudhary
2019 CPJ International Press Freedom Awards – Neha Dixit
Swachh Survekshan Grameen Awards 2019
Top 3 States – 1) Tamil Nadu, 2) Haryana, 3) Gujarat
Top 3 Districts – 1) Peddapalli, Telangana, 2) Faridabad, Haryana, 3) Rewari, Haryana
State with maximum citizen participation – 1) Uttar Pradesh
Indian Personality of the Year Award (Sports) at the Indo Arab Leaders Summit & Awards 2019 – Bajrang Punia
Asian Film Festival Barcelona
Manoj Bajpayee starrer critically accalimed movie Bhonsle has bagged two prestigious awards at the Asian Film Festival Barcelona.
Directed by Devashish Makhija, the movie has won Best Screenplay and Best Director awards at the festival
Documentary on Real Kashmir FC bags ‘BAFTA Scotland’ Awards 2019
Asian Academy Creative Awards – Gully Boy” & “Delhi Crime
Gully Boy” won the best film from India award in the regional finals at the Asian Academy Creative Awards ceremony.
Netflix series “Delhi Crime” has won in a number of categories at the Asian Academy Creative Awards. Delhi Crime won for Best Actress, Best Direction, Best Drama Series, Best Editing and Best Original Programme.
People’s Icon Award at the 2019 People’s Choice Awards : Jennifer Aniston
Under the Central Government Hospitals A category, the first prize of Rs 3 crore was given to the All India Institutes of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Delhi.
In the Group B category, the winner was VBCH, Silvassa, which bagged Rs 2 crore,
2019 Dadasaheb Phalke award – Amitabh Bachchan
BCCI’s CK Nayudu Lifetime Achievement Award for the year 2019 – Krishnamachari Srikkanth & Anjum Chopra
American Academy of Ophthalmology’s (AAO) highest award Life Achievement honour : Dr Santosh G Honavar
Kamareddy district of Telangana has secured the United Nations International Children’s and Education Fund (Unicef)-2019 Award.
Army Design Bureau (ADB) Excellence Award for indigenously developing ‘Sarvatra Kavach’: Major Anoop Mishra
First child from the Kerala to bag the Bharat Award for bravery – Aditya K
Sahitya Akademi Award 2019 – Shashi Tharoor (An Era of Darkness)
‘India Cyber Cop of the Year 2019’ : Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) officer B P Raju
Deepika Padukone won the 26th Annual Crystal Award for spreading awareness about the importance of mental health.
World Habitat Award’ for Jaga Mission – Odisha
United Nations Global Climate Action Award in the ‘Climate Neutral Now’ category – Infosys
4 eminent diplomats honoured with 2019 ‘Diwali – Power of One Award’
Former foreign minister and Permanent Representative of Kazakhstan to UN: Kairat Abdrakhmanov
Former Permanent Representative of Cyprus to UN: Nicholas Emiliou
Former Chef de Cabinet to President of 72nd Session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA) and Permanent Representative of Slovakia to UN: Frantisek Ruzicka.
Permanent Representative of Ukraine to the UN: Volodymyr Yelchenko
Golden Target award by the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) : Elavenil Valarivan, Saurabh Chaudhary and Divyansh Singh Panwar
Abu Dhabi (UAE) has been selected as the world’s leading Sports tourism Destination at the 26th edition of the World Travel Awards (WTA)
The Siu-Ka-Pha Award was presented to noted educationist, Botanist and folklore researcher Dr. Padmeswar Gogoi.
Siu-Ka-Pha Award was instituted by the central committee of different ethnic groups and organizations of Golaghat district, Assam.
National Award of Excellence for rehabilitation of persons with disabilities – Uttar Pradesh
National Florence Nightingale award 2019 posthumously – Lini Sajeesh
Bollywood actor Shilpa Shetty’s fitness app “Shilpa Shetty App” has been awarded Google Play’s Best Apps of 2019
Economic Times (ET) Lifetime Achievement Award for Public Service 2019 : Lt Arun Jaitley
PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) ‘Person of the Year’ Award 2019: Joaquin Phoenix
Eat Right Station” with a 4-Star rating awarded by the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) – Mumbai Central Terminus
Eat Right Station’ certification with the five-star rating by FSSAI : Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus
Barcelona football player Lionel Messi has won the Ballon d’Or awards 2019. This is his 6th title.
In the female category also known as Ballon d’Or Féminin, Megan Rapinoe from USA has won the award.
The first-ever TVR Shenoy award for excellence in parliamentary journalism – Vinod Sharma, currently political editor, Hindustan Times.
55th Jnanpith Award – Eminent Malayalam poet Akkitham
50th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) Winners :
Particles, the French-Swiss film directed by Blaise Harrison won the Golden Peacock Award
‘Best Director Award’ was conferred to Lijo Jose Pellissery for his Malayalam film ‘Jallikattu’.
The Best Actor (Male) Award went to Seu Jorge for his role in Marighella
Best Actor (Female) Award went to Usha Jadhav for her role in a Marathi crime film, Mai Ghatt: Crime No. 103/2005.
ICFT –UNESCO Gandhi Medal went to Italian film ‘Rwanda’, which has been directed by Riccardo Salvetti
NDTV has won the IPI India Award for Excellence in Journalism, 2019
Honorary fellowship by Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS) of United Kingdom (UK) – G Satheesh Reddy
‘Quality Ratna’ award by trade body Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) – Suresh Krishna
Ekalabya Award for the year 2019 – International weightlifter Jhilli Dalabehera
Aga Khan Architecture Award – Arcadia Education Project of Bangladesh
Lesley Ho Asian Film Talent Award at the Singapore International Film Festival – Nawazuddin Siddiqui
28th Bihari Puraskar for 2018 – Manisha Kulshreshtha for her novel ‘Swapnapash’
President Ram Nath Kovind awarded the President’s Colour – Indian Naval Academy
Gujarat police became 7th state police to get ‘President’s Colours
Lifetime Achievement Award by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) – Kiran Mazumdar Shaw
International Children’s Peace Prize 2019 – Divina Maloum (14) from Cameroon and Greta Thunberg (16) from Sweden.
Best Emerging Green Tourist Destination Award conferred by Travel & Leisure magazine – Arunachal Pradesh
Akkineni Nageswara Rao National Award For 2019 – Rekha & for 2018 – Sridevi
Acclaimed Indian sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik has been conferred the Italian Golden Sand Art Award, 2019
Golden Royal Bengal Tiger Award for the Best Film in International Competition of the 25th Kolkata International Film Festival – The Weeping Woman (La llorona)
Golden Leaf Award at Tab Expo 2019 event in Amsterdam, Netherlands – Tobacco Board of India.
17th winner of the Golden Foot award – Luka Modric
Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS Earth Heroes Award 2019 – Kaziranga forest guard Dimbeshwar Das
Wildlife Conservation Society’s George Schaller Lifetime Award in Wildlife Conservation Science : Wildlife biologist K. Ullas Karanth
Tata Literature Live! Lifetime Achievement award 2019 – Writer Shanta Gokhale
Carol Burnett Award for lifetime achievement at the 2020 Golden Globes – Ellen DeGeneres
ABLF Global Asian Award in Dubai – Kumar Mangalam Birla
Raja Ram Mohan Roy Award by PCI – Rajasthan Patrika group chairman Gulab Kothari
50th edition of the International Film Festival of India (IFFI).
Megastar Rajinikanth will be honoured with the Icon of Golden Jubilee award
French actress Isabelle Huppert receive the lifetime achievement award for foreign artiste
Golden Dragon Award at this year’s Cardiff International Film Festival in the UK – Nawazuddin Siddiqui
The Indira Gandhi Prize for Peace, Disarmament and Development for 2019 will be conferred – Renowned naturalist and broadcaster Sir David Attenborough
Deming Prize : TVS Group Chairman Venu Srinivasan
The 28th Vyas Samman for the year 2018 – Hindi writer Leeladhar Jagoori at a function in New Delhi today
Mr Jagoori has been chosen for the prestigious award for his poetry collection- Jitne Log Utne Prem
Billie Eilish is Billboard’s 2019 ‘Woman of the Year’
Eilish is the youngest artist ever to be named Billboard’s Woman of the Year
27th Ezhuthachan Puraskaram, the highest literary honour of the Kerala government – Noted writer Anand
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has presented the prestigious Award for Corporate Excellence: Pepsico India
Most famous teenager in decades by United Nations – Malala Yousafzai
Time magazine’s Person of the Year for 2019 – Greta Thunberg
DSC Prize for South Asian Literature 2019 – Author Amitabha Bagchi for his novel ‘Half the Night is Gone
Jamaica’s Toni-Ann Singh was crowned as Miss World 2019 at a beauty pageant held in London, UK.
Christopher Martin-Jenkins Spirit of Cricket award for the year 2019 – The national cricket team of New Zealand.
12th ‘Shakti Bhatt First Book Prize’ – English author Tony Joseph for his 2018 book, ‘Early Indians: The Story of Our Ancestors and Where We Came.
India’s Ravi Prakash has won the BRICS-Young Innovator Prize at 4th BRICS -Young Scientist Forum’s Conclave.
For inventing an affordable indigenous milk chilling unit for smaller and marginal rural dairy farmers.
JCB Prize for Literature 2019 : Madhuri Vijay for her debut novel ‘The Far Field’
‘Sakharov Prize for Human Rights’ to Uighur intellectual Ilham Tohti (49), who has been jailed and sentenced to life imprisonment in China for “separatism”.
Golden Globe Awards 2020
Best motion picture – drama – 1917
Best actress in a motion picture – Renée Zellweger – Judy
Best actor in a motion picture – drama – Joaquin Phoenix – Joker
Best motion picture – animated – Missing Link
Best motion picture – foreign language – Parasite
Best director in a motion picture – Sam Mendes – 1917
Best television series – drama – Succession
Best actress in a drama series – Olivia Colman – The Crown
Best actor in a drama series – Brian Cox – Succession
Indian girl Sucheta Satish wins Global Child Prodigy Award 2020
Miss Teen International 2019 – Aayushi Dholakia
Piyuus Jaiswal honoured with Global Bihar Excellence Awards 2019
Silver Jubilee International Conference of Art in Dhaka by Bangladesh – Noted archaeologist R. Nagaswamy.
England cricketer Ben Stokes has been voted BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2019.
The Gurugram-based startup blue Sky Analytics has created an application called ‘Zuri’ that won the Copernicus Masters Award also called Space Oscars, under the Social Entrepreneurship category.
World Athlete of the Year awards – Eliud Kipchoge, the first man to run a marathon in less than two hours, and 400 metres hurdles world champion Dalilah Muhammad.
Virat Kohli named PETA India’s Person of the Year