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International and National awards and their latest winners
International Awards
Ø  Nobel prizes 2016 ›- The Nobel Prize in Physics 2016:
Ø  David J. Thouless, F. Duncan M. Haldane and J. Michael Kosterlitz "for theoretical discoveries of topological phase transitions and topological phases of matter".
Ø  The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2016:
Ø  Jean-Pierre Sauvage, Sir J. Fraser Stoddart and Bernard L. Feringa "for the design and synthesis of molecular machines".
Ø  The Nobel Prize in Physiology, or Medicine 2016:
Ø  Yoshinori Ohsumi "for his discoveries of mechanisms for autophagy".
Ø  The Nobel Prize in Literature 2016:
Ø  The Nobel Prize in Literature 2016 was awarded to American singer songwriter Bob Dylan "for having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition".
Ø  The Nobel Peace Prize 2016:
Ø  Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos for his resolute efforts to bring the county's more than 50-year-long civil war to an end, a war that has cost the lives of at least 220 000 Colombians and displaced close to six million people.
Ø  The Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences 2016:
Ø  The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel (The Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences) 2016 was awarded jointly to Oliver Hart and Bengt Holmstrom for their contributions to contract theory.
·         International Man Booker Prize (2016)
Ø  Han Kang from South Korea writer for her fiction novel 'The Vegetarian'.
·         Oscar awards latest (88th Academy Awards)
Ø  Best actor: Leonardo Di Caprio (The Revenant)
Ø  Best Actress: Brie Larson (Room)
Ø  Movie: Spotlight
Ø  Director: Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu for the Revenant.
Ø  Foreign language film : Son of Saul
·         Magsasay award 2016(only Indian):
Ø  Mr. T. M.Krishnaawardee for "social inclusiveness in culture,"
Ø  Bezwada Wilson awardee for "asserting the inalienable right to a life of human dignity."
·         Abel prize (2016):
Ø  Sir Andrew J. Wiles (62), University of Oxford, "for his stunning proof of Fermat's Last Theorem by way of the modularity conjecture for semi stable elliptic curves, opening a new era in number theory."
·         Right livelihood awards (2016):
Ø  The 'White Helmets', also known as the Syria Civil Defence, a Syrian civil organization of emergency responders in rebel-held areas, won the Right Livelihood Award 2016.
·         Templeton Awards (2016) :
Ø  Jonathan Sacks
·         World Food Prize (2016):
Ø  Dr. Maria Andrade
Ø  Dr. Robert Mwanga
Ø  Dr. Jan Low
Ø  Dr. Howarth Bouis
National Awards 
·         Bharat Ratna:
Ø  The county's highest civilian honor Bharat Ratna 2015 was conferred to freedom fighter Madan Mohan Malaviya posthumously & Atal Bihari Vajpayee.
·         Padma Vibhushan 2016:
Ø  Ms. Yamini Krishnamurthi
Ø  Shri Rajinikanth
Ø  Smt. Girija Devi
Ø  Shri Ramoji Rao
Ø  Dr. Viswanathan Shanta
Ø  Shri Shri Ravi Shankar
Ø  Shri Jagmohan
Ø  Dr.Vasudev Kalkunte Aatre
Ø  Shri Avinash Dixit (Foreigner)
Ø  Late Shri Dhiru Bhai Ambani (Posthumous)
·         Padma Bhushan 2016:
Ø  Shri Anupam Kher
Ø  Shri Udit Narayan Jha
Ø  Shri Ram V.Sutar
Ø  Shri Vinod Rai
Ø  Ms. Saina Nehwal
Ø  Ms. Sania Mirza
Ø  Ms. Indu Jain
Ø  Late Swami Dayanand Sarawasati (Posthumous)
Ø  Shri Pallonji ShapoorjiMistry (NRI/PIO)
·         National Film awards 2016:
Ø  Best Feature Film: Baahubali: The Beginning
Ø  Best Debut Film of A Director : Masaan
Ø  Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment : Bajrangi Bhaijaan
Ø  Best Direction: Sanjay Leela Bhansali (Bajirao Mastani)
Ø  Best Actor: Amitabh Bachchan (Piku)
Ø  Best Actress: Kangana Ranaut (Tanu Weds Maim Return)
Ø  Best Supporting Actor: Samuthirakani (Visaranai)
Ø  Best Supporting Actress: Tanvi Azmi (Bajirao Mastani)
Ø  Best Male Playback Singer: Mahesh Kale
Ø  Best Female Playback Singer: Monali Thakur
·         Gyanpeeth awards (2015):
Ø  Raghuveer Chaudhari[note 1] is a novelist, poet and critic from Gujarat, India.
·         Saraswati samman (2016):
Ø  Jammu-based poet and novelist Padma Sachdev was awarded the prestigious Saraswati Samman today for the year 2015 for her autobiography thitt-Chete' in Dogri language.
·         Rajiv gandhi khel ratna puraskar (2016):
Ø  P.V. Sindhu,
Ø  Dipa Karmakar
Ø  Jitu Rai
Ø  Sakshi Malik
·         Sahitya Akademi awards -2016 (Hindi):
Ø  Nilotpal Mrinal for Dark Horse - Ek Anakahi Dastan (Novel)
·         Dada Saheb Phalke Award- 2016:

Ø  Manoj Kumar will be conferred the 47th Dadasaheb Phalke Award for the year 2015. The award — conferred by the Centre for outstanding contribution to the growth ad development of Indian Cinema — consists of a Swam Kamal (Golden Lotus), a cash prize of Rs. 10 lakh and a shawl.