AWARD 2019

                   Current affairs today

                          (Awards 2019)

  1. Indira Gandhi peace prize - David Attenborough 
  2. International children's peace prize - Greta Thunberg ( struggle against climate change)
  3. PETA Person of the year - Virat Kohli
  4. Miss World - Toni-Ann Singh (Jamaica)
  5. Miss universe - Zozibini Tunzi
  6. Bharat Ratna - Dr. Pranab Mukherjee.                                               - Nanaji Deshmukh                                                       - Bhupen Hazarika
  7. Nansen Refugee Award - Azizbek Ashurov
  8. Janapith Award - Akkithan Achuthan Namboodri
  9. Asia Environmental Enforcement Award - Ramesh Pandey 
  10. Ramon Magsaysay - Ravish Kumar
  11. People's choice award - Spirit of Kerala ( at My Rode Reel film competition)
  12. Comoros 's highest civilian award (The Order of the Green Crescent) - Mr. Venkaiah Naidu
  13. Booker prize - Margaret Atwood ( For ' The Testaments')                                                                                            - Bernardine Evaristo (For ' Girl,Women, Other)
  14. BRICS Young innovator prize - Ravi Prakash
  15. Ekalabya Award - Jhili Dalabehera
  16. Golden peacock Award - Particles (French movie)
  17. World Habitat Award - Odisha for 'Mission Jaga'
  18. Sahitya Akademi Award - Sashi Tharoor for ' An Era of darkness:The British empire in India'

Nobel prize 2019


* Economics - Abhijit Vinayak Banerjee
                       - Esther Duflo
                       - Michael Kremer
- For work on alleviating global poverty.

* Peace.         - Abiy Ahmed Ali 
- For effort to achieve peace and International co-operation.

* Chemistry  - John B. Goodenough
                        - M. Stanley whittingham
                        - Akira Yoshinori
- For development of lithium-ion battery.

* Physics.      - James Peebles
                       - Michel Mayor
                       - Didier Queloz
- For understanding the evolution of the universe and earth's place in the cosmos.

* Literature - Peter Handke
- For an influential work that with linguistic ingenuity has explored the periphery and the specificity of human experience.

We will come up with the 'AWARD -2020' before prelim -2020. Till then revise it througly. Happy Reading




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