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Current Affairs 2017

Mathematician Yves Meyer has been awarded the Abel Prize for 2017

The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters has awarded the Abel Prize for 2017 to mathematician Yves Meyer of the Ecole normale superieure Paris-Saclay, France, for his “pivotal role in the development of mathematical theory of wavelets.” The theory of wavelets that he started and made fundamental contributions to finds wide-ranging applications from image processing to fluid dynamics.

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61ST FILMFARE AWARDS 2016

Best FilmBajirao Mastani
Best DirectorSanjay Leela Bhansali for Bajirao Mastani
Best Actor in a Leading Role (Male)Ranveer Singh for Bajirao Mastani
Best Actor in a Leading Role (Female)Deepika Padukone for Piku
Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Male)Anil Kapoor for Dil Dhadakne Do
Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Female)Priyanka Chopra - Bajirao Mastani
Best MusicAnkit Tiwari, Meet Bros. Anjjan and Amaal Mallik - Roy
Best LyricsIrshad Kamil - Agar tum saath ho (Tamasha)
Best Playback Singer (Male)Arijit Singh - Sooraj dooba (Roy)
Best Playback Singer (Female)Shreya Ghoshal - Deewani mastani (Bajirao Mastani)
Best Critics FilmPiku
Best Critics Actor (Male)Amitabh Bachchan - Piku
Best Critics Actor (Female)Kangana Ranaut - Tanu Weds Manu Returns
Lifetime Achievement AwardMoushumi Chatterjee
RD Burman AwardArmaan Mallik
Best Debut (Male)Sooraj Pancholi - Hero
Best Debut (Female)Bhumi Pednekar - Dum Laga Ke Haisha
Best Debut DirectorNeeraj Ghaywan - Masaan
Best ActionSham Kaushal - Bajirao Mastani
Best ChoreographyPandit Birju Maharaj - Mohe rang do laal (Bajirao Mastani)
Best CinematographyManu Anand - Dum Laga Ke Haisha
Best DialogueHimanshu Sharma - Tanu Weds Manu Returns
Best EditingA Sreekar Prasad - Talvar
Best ScreenplayJuhi Chaturvedi - Piku
Best Sound DesignShajith Koyeri - Talvar
Best StoryVijayendra Prasad - Bajrangi Bhaijaan

62nd Filmfare Awards 2017

Best Film Dangal Best Actor(Male) Aamir Khan - Dangal Best Actor (Female) Alia Bhatt - Udta Punjab Best Director Nitesh Tiwari - Dangal Best Playback (Male) Arijit Singh – Ae dil hai mushkil(Ae Dil Hai Mushkil) Best Playback (Female) Neha Bhasin – Jag ghoomeya(Sultan) Best Actor In A Supporting Role (Female) Shabana Azmi - Neerja Best Actor In A Supporting Role (Male) Rishi Kapoor - Kapoor & Sons Best Debut Director Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari - Nil Battey Sannata Best Debut (Male) Diljit Dosanjh - Udta Punjab Best Debut (Female) Ritika Singh - Saala Khadoos Lifetime Achievement Award Shatrugan Sinha RD Burman Award Amit Mishra Critics' Award For Best Actor (Female) Sonam Kapoor - Neerja Critics' Award For Best Actor (Male) Manoj Bajpayee - Aligarh, Shahid Kapoor - Udta Punjab Critics' Award For Best Film Ram Madhvani - Neerja Best Story Shakun Batra and Ayesha Devitre - Kapoor & Sons Best Screenplay Shakun Batra and Ayesha Devitre - Kapoor & Sons ...

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What is Higgs boson?

The Higgs boson is a particle in the standard model of particle physics. Its existence was postulated in 1960s, to explain why the tiny particles that make up atoms have mass. Physicist Peter Higgs and 5 other theoretical physicists proposed that an invisible field lying across the universe gives particles their mass, allowing them to clump together to form stars and planets. Prof. Higgs predicted that this field, the Higgs Field, would have a signature particle, a massive boson. Finding it would point towards the existence of the field. Why God particle? The Higgs is the last missing piece of the standard model, the theory that describes the basic building blocks of the universe. The other 11 particles predicted by the model have been found~the Higgs is the last jigsaw piece. If the particle was not shown to exist, it would have meant tearing up of the standard model and going back to the drawing board. The Indian Connection Scientists from the Saha Institute of Nucle ...

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Genetically Modified Food or Crops

Genetic Modification Genetic modification refers to techniques used to manipulate the genetic composition of an organism by adding specific useful genes. A gene is a sequence of DNA that contains information that determines a particular characteristic/trait. All organisms have DNA (genes). Genes are located in chromosomes. Genes are units of inheritance that are passed from one generation to the next and provide instructions for development and function of the organism. Crops that are developed through genetic modification are referred to as genetically modified (GM) crops, transgenic crops or genetically engineered (GE) crops. Over the last 30 years, the field of genetic engineering has developed rapidly due to the greater understanding of deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) as the chemical double helix code from which genes are made. The term genetic engineering is used to describe the process by which the genetic makeup of an organism can be altered using “recombinant DNA technology.” This ...

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Career Scope in Print Media

Print media are lightweight, portable, disposable publications printed on paper and circulated as physical copies in forms we call books, newspapers, magazines and newsletters. They hold informative and entertaining content that is of general or special interest. They are published either once or daily, weekly, biweekly, monthly, bimonthly or quarterly. Print Media is the oldest form of media. But even today it is growing from strength to strength. Around 4000 small, medium and large newspapers and magazines across the county are registered with the Registrar of Newspapers every year. This indicates that it is a growing sector where employment opportunities are increasing with each passing day. Most of the young aspirants who want to enter the print media prefer reporting, but newspapers and magazines also seek young talent as photographers, artists, editors, computer experts, librarians, and cartoonists. Students who have writing ability, graphics or photo skills, curiosity and deter ...

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