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Emmy Awards 2020

This year, the 72nd Primetime Emmy Awards was different courtesy the coronavirus pandemic. The award ceremony, hosted by Jimmy Kimmel at the Staples Center in downtown Los Angeles, saw the winners accepting their awards virtually.  Best Comedy “Schitt’s Creek” (Pop) Best Drama…

THE LOWER SELF AND THE HIGHERSELF

UNIT-V THE LOWER SELF AND THE HIGHERSELF 5.1 INTRODUCTION: We have so far talked about the values as an excellence within. Mention was also made to an anchor within which can withdraw us for a while from the exterior and…

Vyas Samman

The Vyas Samman is a literary award in India, first awarded in 1991. It is awarded annually by the K.K. Birla Foundation and includes a cash payout of Rs 4,00,000. To be eligible for the award, the literary work must be in the Hindi language and have been…

International Children’s Peace Prize

The International Children’s Peace Prize is awarded annually to a child who has made a significant contribution to advocating children’s rights and improving the situation of vulnerable children such as orphans, child labourers and children with HIV The prize is…

Jnanpith Award

Jnanpith Award is an Indian literary award presented annually by the Bharatiya Jnanpith to an author for their “outstanding contribution towards literature“. Instituted in 1961, the award is bestowed only on Indian writers writing in Indian languages included in the…

THE TEMPLETON PRIZE

THE TEMPLETON PRIZE honors individuals whose exemplary achievements advance Sir John Templeton’s philanthropic vision: harnessing the power of the sciences to explore the deepest questions of the universe and humankind’s place and purpose within it. Templeton Prize   Awarded for…

Abel Prize

The Abel Prize is a Norwegian prize awarded annually by the King of Norway to one or more outstanding mathematicians. It is named after Norwegian mathematician Niels Henrik Abel (1802–1829) and directly modeled after the Nobel Prizes. It comes with…

Moortidevi Award

The Moortidevi Award is an India literary award annually presented by the Bharatiya Jnanpith, a literary and research organisation, to an author. The award is given only to Indian writers writing in Indian languages included in the Eighth Schedule to…