National and International of Awards  and honors

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List National and International of Awards  and Honors 2019 were given by Indian government and international organizations. Awards and Honours 2019 from the link provided. It will help you prepare current affairs for upcoming bank and govt exams.

National and International of Awards  and Honors 2019

Tenzing Norgay National Adventure Awards 2018

Tenzing Norgay National Adventure Awards 2018 has been announced . The award is given in 4 categories: Land Adventure, Water Adventure, Air Adventure and Life Time Achievement . The awardee gets a statue, certificate and Rs 5 lakh each.

    • Land Adventure:  Aparna Kumar, Mr. Dipankar Ghosh, Mr. Manikandan
    • Water Adventure  Prabhat Raju Koli
    • Air  Adventure:   Rameshwarjangra
    • Life Time Achievement: Wangchuk Sherpa
    • Edmund Percival Hillary and Nepalese Sherpa climber Tenzing Norgay became the first climbers in the world to reach the summit of Mount Everest.
Source: Indian Express

CPWD-DG Selected Prabhakar Singh For The Prestigious Engineer Award 2019

    • Central Public Works Department Director Prabhakar Singh, the distinguished engineer award for ‘2019’ has been selected for. 
    • The award will be given by the Institution of Engineers (India) for his distinguished and exemplary service in the field of engineering and technology.
    • This outstanding and prestigious award will be presented to him on 15 September 2019 in New Delhi on the occasion of ‘Engineers Day’.


    • Minister of State (Independent Charge) Housing and Urban Affairs: Hardeep Singh Puri.
Source: Press Information Bureau

Prof. Mita Narayan Of JNU Conferred With ‘Pushkin Medal 2019’

    • JNU professor Mita Narayan ‘s “Pushkin Medal 2019 ‘ has been awarded. This award is the highest honor given to an Indian scholar by the Russian government.
    • The Pushkin Medal is awarded to a scholar of Russian language and literature for his outstanding contribution to Russian studies abroad.


    • President of Russia: Vladimir Putin; Capital of Russia: Moscow.
Source: The Hindu

Longest Documentary “100 Years Of Chrysostom” To Receive Guinness Award

    • A biographical documentary ” 100 Years  of Chrysostom ” will receive the Guinness Award in the category of longest documentary . “100 Years of Chrysostum  is based on the life of Philippe Mar Christsostam , written and directed by the filmmaker Blacy . 
    • The 48-hour and 8-minute documentary has broken the 21-hour Saudi Arabian documentary “World of Snakes”. 
    • Former Padma Bhushan Award winner Philip Mar Chrysostam is a metropolitan emeritus of Malakar Mar Thoma Syrian Church in Malabar.
Source: The Hindu

ISRO Chairman K.K. Sivan Got The A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Award

    • Tamil Nadu government had to. Sivan received  Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Award . K. Sivan is currently serving as the President of the Indian Space Research Organization.
    • Capital of Tamil Nadu: Chennai 
    • Chief Minister: Edappadi K. Palaniswami 
    • Governor: Banwarilal Purohit .
Source: The Hindu

Wing Commander Abhinandan Vartaman To Be Awarded The “Vir Chakra”

    • On Independence Day , Wing Commander acclamation crescent the VRC will be awarded. Wg Cdr Abhinandan became the face of a tense military confrontation between India and Pakistan when his MiG-21 shot down during an aerial battle between the Indian and Pakistani Air Force on 27 February following the Balakot air strike on 26 February. Gone. Before their jet collapsed, they dropped an F-16 fighter plane from Pakistan.
Source: The Hindu

Priyam Chatterjee Became The First Indian Chef To Receive French Honors

    • Priyam Chatterjee became the first Indian chef to be awarded the ‘Chevalier de l’Ordre du Merit Agricoleto’ by the French government for recognizing his contribution to re-establishing the gastronomic scene in India.
    • Chatterjee is known for introducing traditional cuisine from its native state of West Bengal and giving it a French look.
    • The ‘Ordre do Merit Agricole’ (Order of Agriculture Merit) is a distinction given by the French Republic for outstanding contributions to agriculture, agri-food industry and gastronomy .


    • President of France: Emmanuel Macron 
    • Capital: Paris 
    • Currency: Euro, CFP franc.
Source: The Hindustan Times

Rajasthan Won The Award At The World Education Summit 2019

    • Rajasthan won the “Best Innovation and Initiative Leadership Award” for its achievements in higher education at the World Education Summit-2019 held in New Delhi .

 Important :

  • Chief Minister of Rajasthan: Ashok Gehlot ; 
  • Governor of Rajasthan: Kalyan Singh .
  • Rajasthan Capital: Jaipur .
Source: The Hindu

Lionel Messi Wins UEFA Goal Of The Season Award

    • Barcelona’s Lionel Messi has been awarded the UEFA’s Goal of the Season award for a free-kick against Liverpool . 
    • Cristiano Ronaldo was runner-up at the UEFA Awards against his former team Manchester United for the goal scored for Juventus  .
Source: The  News18

66th National Film Awards

    • The 66th National Film Awards have been announced by Rahul Rawail , the head of the jury for feature films . The jury unanimously awarded the Most Film Friendly State Award to “Uttarakhand” for advancing the growth of the film industry in the state .

The list of awardees under different categories is as follows :

serial number.


the winner


Best feature film

Hellaro  ( Gujarati film)


Best non feature film

 Sun Rise by Vibha Bakshi  and The Secret Life of Frogs by Ajay and Vijay Bedi   


Best director

Uri:  Aditya  Dhar for The Surgical Strike


Best actor

 Ayushman  Khurana and Uri for Indiscriminate : Vicky Kaushal for The Surgical Strike


best Actress

Kirti  Suresh for greatness 


Best Supporting Actor

 Swanand gritty for  magnet 


Best Supporting Actress

Congratulations  to Surekha Sikri


Best action direction

KGF Chapter I


Best choreography

Padmavat for Ghumar


Best cinematography

MJ Radhakrishnan for Olu  ( Malayalam) 

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Best educational film

Sarla  Virala


Best Popular Film

Congratulations  to


Best Film on Environmental Issues



Best Debut Film of a Director

Naal  ( Marathi)


Best Film for National Integration

Ondalla  Eradalla  ( Kannada)


Best Film on Social Issues



Best child artist

PV Rohit (Kannada) , Samip Singh (Punjabi) , Talha Arshad  Reshi  ( Urdu) and Srinivas  Pokle  ( Marathi)


Best children’s film

Government  Sector  Primary School,  Kasaragod


Best special effects



Special Jury Award

Shruti Hariharan for Yusuf ,  Joju  George ,  Savitri from Nigeria for  Savitri , Chandrachud Rai


Best Film on Environmental Protection / Conservation



Best song

Nathichirmi  ( Kannada)


Best Music Direction (lyrics)

Sanjay Leela Bhansali for Padmavat


Best Music Direction (Background Score)

Uri: The Surgical Strike


Best sound design

Uri: The Surgical Strike


Best female playback singer

 Bindu for the elusive Manve  ( Kannada) 


Best Mail Playback Singer

 Arijit Singh for Bhinte Dhil 


Best original screenplay

Chi La So


Best Optimized Screenplay



Best communication



Best hindi movie



Best urdu movie



Best telugu movie



Best Assamese Film

Bulbul can sing


Best punjabi movie



Best tamil movie



Best marathi movie


ISRO Announced Vikram Sarabhai Journalism Award 2019

    • At the birth centenary ceremony of Dr. Vikram Sarabhai , the father of the Indian space program , ISRO presented two categories of awards in journalism .
    • ISRO space science, applications and research in the field of active contribution that recognize journalists and rewarding for the space science, “Vikram Sarabhai journalism awards in technology and research” is announced.


  • Director of ISRO: Kailasavadivoo Sivan
  • Headquarters: Bengaluru;  
  • Establishment: 1969.

Awards and Honours September 2019


President Kovind Awarded Guinea’s Highest Award

    • President Ram Nath Kovind has been awarded the National Order of Merit by the President of Guinea for his extraordinary contribution to the progress of overall relations and development of mutual cooperation between India and Guinea and for promoting friendship and partnership between the people of the two countries. 


    • President of Guinea: Alpha Condé 
    • Capital of Guinea: Conquery .
    • Currency of guinea : guinea franc
Source: News on AIR

Journalist Ravish Kumar Honored With 2019 Ramon Magsaysay Award

  • Indian journalist Ravish Kumar to honor the 2019 Ramon Magsaysay Award to exploit journalism to sound “muffled voices” have been.
  • The Magsaysay Award was instituted in 1957 and exemplifies the memory and leadership of former Philippine President Ramon del Fierro Magsaysay . It is given every year to individuals or organizations in Asia that reveal the same selfless service and transformational influence that influenced the life of the late and beloved Filipino leader. The Ramon Magsaysay Award is regarded as the Asian version of the Nobel Prize . 
  • The award winners are presented with a certificate, a profile image of Ramon Magsaysay and a medal.
Source: The Indian Express

Former Cricketer Kapil Dev Honored With Bharat Gaurav Award

    • The East Bengal club will officially start the centenary celebrations with a grand ceremony at the Netaji Indoor Stadium on its foundation day .
    • Captain Kapil Dev , India’s first Cricket World Cup winner , will be honored by the East Bengal Club with his highest honor, Bharat Gaurav . Kapil is no stranger to football, having played against the club team in an exhibition match against Mohun Bagan in 1992.
Source: The Hindu

Ruhan Rajput Honored With ‘Entrepreneur Of The Year Award, 2019’

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