Rita Moreno, an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony awardee was honored with Career Achievement Award at 2019 Peabody Awards.
This achievement will give her the “PEGOT” status (winning a Peabody, two Emmys, Grammy, Oscar and Tony award).
It will be bestowed on 18th May 2019 at gala event in 78th Annual Peabody Awards Ceremony at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City. It will be presented by Mercedes Benz and co-sponsored by Coca-Cola Co.
Other achievements: She is also honoured with Presidential Medal of Freedom by President George W. Bush, National Medal of Arts by President Barack Obama, and Kennedy Center Honor for her lifetime contributions to American culture.
US electric automotive company, Tesla developed its ‘largest power storage system in Asia’ at Osaka train station in Japan, in partnership with Kintetsu, a railway operator in Japan’s Osaka.
Tesla has installed 42 Powerpacks units at Osaka train station to provide enough amount of energy to safely move train and its passengers for up to 30 minutes to nearest station if any power failure occurs. It will reduce energy demand and provide emergency backup power to Japanese trains.
The megawatt-hours (MWh) system along with being largest energy storage project in Asia, is also 4th largest in greater Asia-Pacific (APAC) region.
National Book Trust (NBT) has announced that India has been designated as Guest of Honour at Paris Livre (Paris Book Fair) in 2020, and France to be guest nation at New Delhi World Book Fair (NDWBF) in 2022, the move is a bid to strengthen Indo-French ties.
It was declared during President Emmanuel Macron visit to India in March 2018 in a joint statement with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Livre Paris (Paris Book Fair) is scheduled from March 20 to 23, 2020.