The journalists have been awarded Nobel Peace Prize for their fight for freedom of expression.
While receiving the award the singer got emotional as he also recalled a lesson he learned from popular American filmmaker-musician Quincy Jones.
The titles selected for the awards include acclaimed writers Amitav Ghosh’s ‘Jungle Nama’ to Minister of External Affairs S. Jaishankar's ‘The India Way: Strategies for an Uncertain World’.
Gandhi would be the first Indian to receive a Congressional Gold Medal, bestowed upon such great figures as George Washington, Nelson Mandela, Martin Luther King Jr., Mother Teresa, and Rosa Parks.
Neeraj Chopra became only the second Indian to win an individual gold in the Olympics and the first from the country to claim a track-and-field medal at the Games
Neeraj Chopra's nomination came after sprinter Dutee Chand was recommended for the same top award by the Odisha government
"Shailaja Teacher's example will inspire young women" to enter public service and Kerala's record in containing the epidemic gives hope to nations in the developing world, said President and Rector of CEU, Michael Ignatieff.
Manchester City stars Kevin De Bruyne and Phil Foden have won PFA end-of-season awards after outstanding campaigns
Bhuvneshwar Kumar took six wickets in the three ODIs, while captured four wickets in the five T20Is against England
The art sector in France has been hit badly by the ongoing pandemic with the cinemas and theatres in the country have been closed since October 2020
Besides scoring a century, Ravichandran Ashwin took 24 wickets against England in February to help India win the four-match Test series 3-1
Azam was also adjudged the White-ball Cricketer of the Year after averaging 110.5 and 55.2 in the ODIs and T20Is respectively. In the four Tests played during the year, he scored 338 runs at an average of 67.6
Lewis Hamilton overcame Jordan Henderson and Hollie Doyle to win the British broadcaster's prestigious prize in a public vote on Sunday
The two athletes, who have had an impressive 2019-20 season, won the Sportsperson of the Year awards in their respective categories
Their hit song 'Dynamite' was nominated in the best pop duo/group performance category for the 63rd Grammy Awards.
Virat Kohli has been nominated for all five men's categories -- the best overall player, best in all three formats and also for the spirit of ICC award
Rapper Doja Cat, band BTS, Dua Lipa, Nicki Minaj were among the other winners announced in this year's socially-distanced AMA, held in Los Angeles.
Man United's Bruno Fernandes was named the Premier League's Player of the Month again, while Nuno Espirito Santo won the managers' award
Border Security Force (BSF) jawans patrol along the India-Pakistan International Border, on the outskirts of Jammu.PTI Photo
A member of Village Defence Committee (VDC) of the Lam village participates in a workshop organised by Army, in Rajouri district.PTI Photo
A family clicks a selfie at a cinema hall, in Thane. The Maharashtra government has allowed cinema halls to reopen from today.PTI Photo
Workers put EVMs and VVPAT machines into a helicopter for transportation ahead of Mandi parliamentary constituency by-elections, at Tandi helipad in Lahaul & Spiti district.PTI Photo
Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami visits the rain-hit Dungri village in Chamoli district. Uttarakhand Tourism Minister Satpal Maharaj (L) and Disaster Management Minister Dhan Singh Rawat (2R) are also...PTI Photo
SRK’s persona evokes the kind of Indianness that denies categorisation into singular, exclusive identities. And thrives on making others feel welcome.
Shah Rukh Khan is the soothing balm for millions of Indian women living an oppressive life in an insensitive, patriarchal society.
How the larger-than-life Hindi film hero of yesteryears gave way to the relatable charm of Shah Rukh and the other Khans.
Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader
With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.
It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.
One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates