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…

Indira Gandhi Peace Prize

The Indira Gandhi Prize or the Indira Gandhi Peace Prize or the Indira Gandhi Prize for Peace, Disarmament and Development is the prestigious award accorded annually by Indira Gandhi Memorial Trust to individuals or organisations in recognition of creative efforts…

Restructuring of Central Sector Schemes

Schemes are now classified into three types: Core of the Core (Total 6 schemes) Core (Total 18 schemes) Optional (Total 3 scheme Special Category states are: 11 total ( 8 North Eastern states + 3 Himalayan states i.e. Uttarakhand, HP…

Jal Marg Vikas Project

Jal Marg Vikas project of Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI), plans to reach LNG (liquefied natural gas) to Nepal via Gazipur in UP. It aims to promote river transport on 1,600 km stretch of Ganga from Varanasi to Kolkata,…

Mission XI Million

It is the biggest school sports outreach programme in the country launched in New Delhi. It aims to take football to at least 11 million boys and girls around the country The programme is to make football as the sport…