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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.

Employment News

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63RD NATIONAL FILM AWARDS

Best Feature FilmBaahubali
Indira Gandhi award for best Debut Film of a DirectorMasaan
Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome EntertainmentBajrangi Bhaijaan
Nargis Dutt Award for best Feature Film on National IntegrationNanak Shah Fakir
Best Film On Social IssuesNirnayakam
Best film on Environment Conservation/PreservationValiya Chirakull A Pakshikal
Best Children’s FilmDuronto
Best DirectionBajirao Mastani by Sanjay Leela Bansali
Best ActorAmitabh Bachchan for PIKU
Best ActressKangana Ranaut for Tanu Weds Manu Returns
Best Supporting ActorSamuthirakani for Visaaranai
Best Supporting ActressTanvi Azmi for Bajirao Mastani
Best ChildArtistGaurav Menon for BEN
Best Male Playback SingerMahesh Kale for Katyar Kalijat Ghusli
Best Female Playback SingerMonali Thakur for Dum Laga Ke Haisa
Best Cinemato GraphySudeep Chaterjee for Bajirao Mastani
Best Screenplay WriterJuhi Chaturvedi for PIKU, Himanshu Sharma for Tanu Weds Manu Returns and Vishal Bhardwaj for Talvar
Best DialoguesJuhi Chaturvedi for PIKU, Himanshu Sharma for Tanu Weds Manu Returns
Best AudiographySanjay Kurian for Talvar, Biswadeep Chatterjee and Justin Gose for Bajirao Mastani
Best EditingLate Kishore T. E for Visaaranai
Best Production DesignShriram Iyengar, Saloni Dhatrak And Sujeet Sawant for Bajirao Mastani
Best Costume DesignerPayal Saluja for Nanak Shah Fakir
Best Make-up ArtistPreetisheel G Singh And Clover Wootton for Nanak Shah Fakir
Best Music Direction M Jayachandran for Ennu Ninte Moideen and Ilaiy Araaja for Thaarai Thappattai
Best LyricsVarun Grover for Dum Laga Ke Haisa
Special Jury AwardKalki Kochlin for Margarita With Straw
Best ChoreographyRemo D’souza for Bajirao Mastani
Best Special EffectV. Srinivas Mohan for Baahubali
Best Assamese FilmKothanodi
Best Bengali FilmShankhachil
Best Hindi FilmDum Laga Ke Haisha
Best Kannada FilmThithi
Best Konkani FilmEnemy
Best Malayalam FilmPathemari
Best Marathi FilmRingan
Best Odiya FilmPahada Ra Luha
Best Punjabi FilmChauthi Koot
Best Tamil FilmVisaaranai
Best Telugu FilmKanche
Best Sanskrit FilmPriyamanasam
Best Maithili FilmMakhaan
Best Mizo FilmKima’s Lode Beyond The Class
Best Manipuri FilmEibusu Yaohanbiyu
Best Wancho FilmThe Head Hunter
Best Haryanvi FilmSatrangi
Best Khasi FilmOnaatah
Best Bodo FilmDau Huduni Methai
Best Promotional Film Weaves of Maheshwar
Best Environment Film Including AgricultureThe Man who Dwarfed the Mountains and God On The Edge
Best Film On Social IssuesAuto Driver
Best Educational FilmPaywat
Best Investigative FilmTezpur1962
Best Animation FilmFisherwoman and TukTuk
Best Short Fiction FilmAushadh

The Paris Agreement on climate change 2016

The historic agreement on climate change on 22nd April 2016 marked a milestone, with a record 175 countries, including India, signing it. The Paris Agreement on climate change is a milestone in global climate cooperation. It is meant to enhance the implementation of the Convention and recognizes the principles of equity and common but differentiated responsibilities and respective capabilities in the light of different national circumstances. The salient features of the Paris Agreement are as follows: The Paris Agreement acknowledges the development imperatives of developing countries. The Agreement recognizes the developing countries' right to development and their efforts to harmonize development with environment, while protecting the interests of the most vulnerable.The Paris Agreement recognizes the importance of sustainable lifestyles and sustainable patterns of consumption with developed countries taking the lead, and notes the importance of 'climate justice’ in its preamble.The ...

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What is ISO (International Organization for Standardization)?

ISO (International Organization for Standardization) is the world’s largest developer of voluntary International Standards. International Standards give state of the art specifications for products, services and good practice, helping to make industry more efficient and effective. Developed through global consensus, they help to break down barriers to international trade. What it do? ISO develops International Standards. We were founded in 1947, and since then have published more than 19 500 International Standards covering almost all aspects of technology and business. From food safety to computers, and agriculture to healthcare, ISO International Standards impact all our lives.

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History of Indian Cinema

India's first film "Raja Harischandra", a silent movie was first screened at Bombay's (Mumbai) Coronation Theater on May 3, 1913. It was made by Dadasaheb Phalke, the father of Indian Cinema. It was Phalke who introduced India to world cinema at a time when working in films was restricted by social customs. After the success of his film 'Raja Harishchandra', several filmmakers in Bombay and Madras began making silent films. By the mid 1920s, Madras had become the epicenter for all film related activities. Raghupathi Venkaiah Naidu, S S Vasan, A V Meiyappan set up production houses in Madras to shoot Telugu and Tamil films. The silent era came to an end when Ardeshir Irani produced his first talkie, 'Alam Ara' in 1931. If Phalke was the father of Indian cinema, Irani was the father of the talkie. The talkies changed the face of Indian cinema. Apart from looks, the actors not only needed a commanding voice but also singing skills, as music became a defining element in Indian cinema. The ...

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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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