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Israeli Scientist Daniel Hillel has won World Food Prize 2012 . ITC conferred world business & development award 2012. Life Time Achievement Award for Ratan Tata by Rockefeller Foundation Vijay Kumar conferred Himachal Gaurav award Rajiv Gandhi National Sadbhavana Puraskar for DR Mehra, Ashoke Sen wins Yuri Milner Prize. Sachin Tendulkar was presented the Wisden India Outstanding Achievement award. Ondaatje Prize 2012 for Rahul Bhattacharya. Sudarshan Pattnaik won the Copenhagen Sand Art Championship-2012. Binayak Sen and Bulu Imam honored with the International Peace Award by the Gandhi Foundation at the House of Lords. Shalini Singh won Prem Bhatia award Kulandei Francis won Magsaysay award. Miss China Wenxia Yu won the title of Miss World 2012 Mamta Kalia gets Sita puraskar. Shiv Bhatia gets Rashtriya Ekta Puraskar. Mr. Baba Kalyani was conferred an honorary ‘Doctor of Science’ (honoris causa) by the President of India Pranab Mukherjee at the 58th Annual Convocation of IIT Kharagpur. Paraguay’s Highest Civilisation Award ‘National Order of Merito de Comuneros’ for Sri Sri Ravi Shankar Lifetime achievement award for Waheeda Rehman at Mumbai Film Festival. Bangladesh honours Jagjivan Ram as 1971 war hero. Hilary Mantel wins Booker Prize for 2012. Gulzar gets Indira Gandhi Award for National Integration 2012. C.K. Nayudu Lifetime Achievement Award for Sunil Gavaskar. Sharmila Tagore was awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Arts by the Edinburgh Napier University. Member of Order of Australia – Sachin Tendulkar IT giant Infosys founder, N.R. Narayan Murthy honoured with Hoover Medal for promoting science at Global Humanitarian Technology Conference in Washington. Aishwarya Rai was honoured with French Civilian Award Dr Madhav Chavan has won the WISE Prize, which has been likened to a “Nobel prize for education”. Urdu Scholar Gopi Chand Narang Awarded Moortidevi Award for 2010 Chinese movie ‘11 Flowers’, directed by acclaimed filmmaker Wang Xiaoshuai has won the prestigious NETPAC (Network for the Promotion of Asian Cinema) award at the 18th Kolkata International Film festival (KIFF).

Ranbir Kapoor and Vidya Balan have once again won the Best Actor and Best Actress award respectively. as Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara.Disarmament and Development. Cinematography : Hugo. Winners of IIFA Awards 2012 • Best Actor – Ranbir Kapoor (Rockstar) • Best Actress – Vidya Balan (The Dirty Picture) • Best Movie – Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara • Best Director – Zoya Akhtar (Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara) • Best Story – Zoya Akhtar and Reema Katgi (Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara) • Best Music – A R Rahman ( Rockstar) 84th Academy Awards The 84th Academy Awards Ceremony/ Oscars was hosted by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Science ( AMPAS). The Artist . Art .Best Director: Michel Hazanavicius.Foreign Language Film : A separation . ICC Awards 2012 • • • • • Emerging Player of the Year – Sunil Narine LG People’s Choice Award – Kumar Sangakkara ICC ODI Cricketer of the Year – Virat Kohli ICC Test Cricketer of the Year -Kumar Sangakkara ICC Cricketer of the Year – Kumar Sangakkara IIFA Awards 2012 13th IIFA Awards 2012 schedule from 7th Jun to 9th Jun. has won in both categories. Ellen Johnson Sirleaf got the Indira Gandhi peace prize for 2012 for her Excellency. California on 26 Feb 2012 honoured the best film and performances of 2011. IFFI. The Best movie and director too have been predictable this year. The list of winners has just been announced and as expected. Adapted screenplay:Alexander Payne. The ceremony which took place at the Hollywood Highland center in Hollywood. which swept the IIFA 2012 technical awards. Iron Lady . Original Screenplay: Woody Allen Best Actress : Meryl Streep. Beginners. Peace. Nat Faxon and Jim Rash Best Supporting Actor :Christopher Plummer. “Andhey Ghorey Da Daan” a Punjabi film directed by Gurvinder Singh and produced by National Film Development Cooperation was bagged the Golden Peacock award of the International Film Festival of India. The ceremony was hosted by Billy Cristal who hosted this ceremony for the ninth time. 2012 as held in the beautiful city of Singapore .• • President of the Republic of Liberia Mrs. Best Motion Picture: The Artist . The Artist Best Actor : Jean Dujardin.

U R Rao by inducting him as a Member to the Satellite Hall of Fame • Gurdas Maan honoured with doctorate • Chinese film wins award at Kolkata festival • Gulzar nominated for 27th Indira Gandhi Award for National Integration • Vijay Kumar. Nobel Prize 2012 Winners • • • • • • Nobel Prize in Physics 2012 – Serge Haroche and David Wineland Nobel Peace Prize for 2012: European Union Nobel Prize Kobilka Nobel Prize Nobel Prize Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2012: Robert J Lefkowitz and Brian K in Literature 2012: Chinese author Mo Yan in Economy 2012: Alvin Roth and Lloyd Shapley in Medicine 2012: John Gurdon. Yogeshwar Dutt to get Khel Ratna. Irrfan Khan Won Best Actor Award for Paan Singh Tomar • Hariram Meena Selected For the Bihari Puraskar For 2012 • Padma Awards 2013: 108 personalities selected for top national honour • Ranbir Kapoor. Make Up: The Iron Lady .direction: Hugo Best Supporting Actress :Octavia Spencer. Sound Editing: Hugo.Original Score : The Artist. Vidya Balan win top honours at 58th Idea Filmfare Awards • SSPI to honour Prof. Sound mixing:Hugo. Live Action Short Film:The Shore Animated Feature Film: Rango. Documentary Short: Saving Face. Costume Design:The Artist Original Song: Man or Muppet. Visual Effects: Hugo Film Editing: The girl with the dragon tattoo. The Help . Arjuna award for 25 • Manipal University won the Golden Peacock Environment Management Award 2012 • Jairam announces national award for sanitation • 59th National Film Award 2012 winners • Delhi Tourism receives National Tourism Award • Rahul Bhatia awarded with Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of The Year Award 2011 . from Muppets. Shinya Yamanaka People who read this post also read : National Awards • 60th National Film Awards Announced. Animated Short: The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Documentary Features: Undefeated. Morris Lessmore.

Wineland win Nobel prize for physics • Pakistani singer Abida Parveen recieves lifetime achievement award • China's Wen Xia Yu wins Miss World 2012 title • The government of Japan decided to honour Vandana Shiva with Fukuoka Prize 2012 • Madhya Pradesh gets United Nations Public Service Award • Bob Dylan awarded highest US civilian honour • Complete list of 84th Academy Award winners • India-born biologist Kamal Bawa bags world's 1st major international award .• • • • • Kruti Jain receives Young Visionary of the year award Narendra Modi to decorate 170 cops with medals Apsara Awards 2012 winners announced Padma awards 2012 announced – Full list On Republic Day. Japanese scientists win Nobel Prize for stem cell research • Haroche. little heroes honoured for giant courage International Awards • India welcomes US bravery award for Delhi gang-rape victim • Australian captain Michael Clarke wins his fourth Allan Border Medal • Taiwanese Business Magnate Launches Asia's Nobel-Type Prizes • Virat Kohli named CEAT International Cricketer of the Year • America's Olivia Culpo crowned Miss Universe 2012 • Mo Yan Awarded 2012 Nobel Prize in Literature • Lord Raj Loomba CBE honored at the Forbes India Philanthropy Awards 2012 • Justin Bieber Wins Top Prize at American Music Awards • Madhav Chavan Awarded the Education Nobel Prize • Sachin Tendulkar receives Order of Australia • UK to honour ‘spy princess’ Noor Inayat Khan • Ellen DeGeneres awarded Mark Twain Prize for American Humor • Bangladesh honours 52 Indians • Hilary Mantel wins second Man Booker Prize • 2012 Nobel Peace Prize is awarded to the European Union • British.

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