Latest Awards and Prizes of July-August 2013- Winner List-Tagore Award-Ramon Magsaysay
List of winners of awards and prizes of the month july and august 2013. Read about these awards achiever
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Prem Bhatia Award 2013-
This year Prem Bhatia Awards winner are
Jaideep has been selected for this award for his excellence in environmental reporting related to rural and
agrarian issues. Deputy editor with the hindu Shalini Singh has been selected for the prestigious Prem Bhatia award for her Political Reporting 2013.
Tagore Award 2013
For the award of 2013 the person who has been selected is Mr. Zubin Mehta. This year a jury of 4 member selected his name for Tagore award 2013. People in this jury are- Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh, Sushma Swaraj leader of opposition in Lok-sabha, Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir and Gopal Krishna Gandhi former governor.
Ramon Magsaysay Award 2013
Ramon Magsaysay award is named on Philippine President and is also regarded as Asia's version of the Nobel Prize.People whose name has been nominated for this award are given below:-
Lahpai Seng Raw - of Myanmar Kachin minority and a humanitarian worker
Habiba Sarabi - She is Afghanistan first and only female governor who has been selected of this award for helping building a functioning local government , women rights and other social issue.
Nepal Shakti Samuh ( Power Group ) :- This is the world's first NGO created and run by human trafficking victims. This NGO work to root out human trafficking. This group has established a halfway home that provides shelters and assistance to survivors and emergency shelters for women and girls at risk of trafficking.
Ernesto Domingo - A famous physician and seventy six years old Ernesto Domingo has been chosen for this award for dedicating his life to pushing for the poor's access to health services.
Walter Scott Prize 2013
The Malaysian author Mr. Tan Twan Eng. was declared as the winner of Walter Scott Prize of the year 2013. He was honoured with this award in which he got 25000 pounds for his English fiction novel
" The Garden of Evening Mists "
Nomura Award 2013 :-
Nomura awards are given by Nomura Group of Japan for improving the world for future generations.This year Kiran Bedi a popular former IPS officer was honoured with this award. She achieved this award in Singapore for her humanitarian works.She got 10,000 U.S. Dollars.
Business Leader of the Year 2013"-
This award function was held at Belfast U.K. at Global India Business Meeting. This award was given by the Union Minister of Commerce and Industry Mr. Anand Sharma. This year's achiever of the Business Leader of the Year 2013 is outstanding entrepreneur of India Mr. Sanjeev Goenka. He is running a RP-Sanjeev Goenka Group of 14,000 crore rupees.
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