Awards Current Affairs

Awards and Honours in Current Affairs 2019 with latest winners of various awards in India and world. Current Affairs list of awards and prize won in India and world for 2019.

Navneet Kaur Dhillon Crowned Miss India 2013

Navneet Kaur Dhillon won Pond’s Femina Miss India 2013

Sobhita Dhulipala, from Mumbai won first runner up and actress Zoya Afroz (18) from Lucknow was awarded second runner up. This year was the 50th anniversary of the competition. Ms Dhillon, who also won the Femina Miss Glowing skin award.  She will go on to represent India at the next Miss World contest.

  • India has won international titles 34 times, second only to Venezuela.

National Bioscience Award 2012

S. Venkata Mohan of the Indian Institute of Chemical Technology, here has won the National Bioscience Award for 2012, awarded by the Department of Biotechnology, for scientists below 45.

He has won the prize for his contributions towards developing technologies for production of clean bio-fuels from waste.