Awards Current Affairs 2017

Kamal Kishore Goyanka selected for Vyas Samman 2014

Well-known Hindi scholar and writer Dr Kamal Kishore Goyanka has been selected for the prestigious Vyas Samman for the year 2014.

He has been chosen for this award for his research work ‘Premchand Kee Kahaniyo Kaa Kaalkramanusar Adhyayan’.

Vyas Samman

  • This award is instituted by the K.K. Birla Foundation. It was started in 1991.
  •  It is awarded annually in recognition of the hindi literary work published in past 10 years.
  • The award carries monetary award of 2.5 lakh rupees, a citation and a plaque.


72nd Golden Globe Awards

72nd edition of Golden Globe Awards was organized at Beverly Hills, California.

The winners of various awards in 72nd Golden Globe Awards are as follows: 

  • Best Motion Picture Drama: Boyhood
  • Best Motion Picture Musical/Comedy: The Grand Budapest Hotel
  • Best Director in Motion Picture-Drama: Richard Linklater for Boyhood
  • Best Actor in Motion Picture-Drama: Eddie Redmayne for The Theory of Everything
  • Actress in Motion Picture-Drama: Julianne Moore for Still Alice
  • Best Actor in Motion Picture or Musical or Comedy: Michael Keaton for Birdman
  • Best Actress in Motion Picture Musical or Comedy: Amy Adams for Big Eyes
  • Best Actor in a Supporting role in Motion Picture: K. Simmons for Whiplash
  • Best Actress in a Supporting role in Motion Picture: Patricia Arquette for Boyhood
  • Best Original Score Motion Picture: Jóhann Jóhannsson for The Theory of Everything
  • Best Foreign Language Film: Leviathan (Russia)