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:star2: EY Entrepreneur of The Year Awards 2017: :star2:
1. Entrepreneur for 2017 - Sanjiv Bajaj (MD, Bajaj Finserv)
2. Lifetime Achievement award - E. Sreedharan, the Metro Man
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:star2: Forbes India Leadership Awards 2017: :star2:
1. Entrepreneur for the Year - Hari Mohan Bangur
2. Best CEO(Private sector) - Varun Berry
3. Best CEO( Public sector) - Abhaya Prasad Hota
4. Outstanding Start-up for the year - ReNew Power Ventures
5. NextGen Entrepreneur for the year - Anant Goenka
6. Lifetime Achievement - Adi Godrej
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:star2: CNBC’s 16th Asia Business Leader Awards 2017: :star2:
1. Ajay Piramal (Head of Piramal group, Healthcare) - Piramal Group, the diversified business conglomerate saw a revenue jump by 34% & net profit leap by 38%
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:star2: Golden Peacock Awards: :star2:
Business Excellence 2017
1. eClerx Services - BPO Industry
2. UltraTech Cement - Cement Industry
3. Triveni Engg & Industries - Distillery Industry
4. Capgemini India - Consultancy Industry
5. New India Assurance Company - Insurance Industry
6. DHL Express (India) - Logistics Industry
7. World Security, Dubai - Security Services Industry
8. GMR Hyderabad International Airport Limited - Transportation (Aviation) Industry
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:star2: Global Awards for Innovation Management Award 2017 :star2:
1. Mahindra Electric Mobility Limited - Automobile Industry
2. Spicer India Private Limited - Automobile Ancillary Industry
3. WNS Global Services (P) - BPO Industry
4. Global Indian International School - Education & Training Industry
5. Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited - Engineering Industry
6. Tata Steel - Mining & Metallurgy Industry
7. Natco Pharma - Pharmaceutical Industry
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:star2: Risk Management 2017 :star2:
1. Reliance Securities - Financial Services Industry
2. L&T Fin Holdings - Financial Services Industry
3. Deutsche Bank AG - Financial Sector (Banking) – Private Industry
4. State Bank of India - Financial Sector (Banking) – PSU Industry
5. CISF Unit ASG - Government
6. InterGlobe Hotels Private Limited - Hospitality Industry
7. Cholamandalam MS General Insurance Company - Insurance (General) Industry
8. Aditya Birla Sun Life Insurance Company Limited - Insurance (Life) Industry
9. Cyient Limited - IT Industry
10. ONGC Videsh - Oil Production Industry
11. Apollo Tyres - Rubber Industry
12. Bharti Infratel - Telecommunication Industry
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:star2: Entertainment Industry Awards 2017: :star2:
:star:90th Academy awards 2018::star:
1. Best Picture - The Shape of Water
2. Best Director - Guillermo del Toro (The Shape of Water)
3. Best Actor - Gary Oldman (Darkest Hour)
4. Best Actress - Frances McDormand (Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri)
:star:60th Grammy Awards 2018::star:
1. Bruno Mars - 6 awards - Album Of The Year & Record Of The Year (24K magic); Song Of The Year (That's What I Like)
2. Kendrick Lamar - 4 awards - Best Rap Performance; Best Rap/Sung Performance; Best Music Video; Best Rap Album
:star:70th Cannes’ Film Festival, 2017:star:
1. Swedish film - "The Square" directed by Ruben Ostlund
:star:48th International Film Festival of India 2017:star:
1. Best Film - Golden Peacock award - The French film on AIDS “120 Beats Per Minute" directed by Robin Campillo
:star:Beauty Pageants 2017/18::star:
1. Miss Universe 2017 - Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters (South Africa)
2. Miss International 2017 - Kevin Lilliana (Indonesia)
3. Miss World 2017 - Manushi Chhillar (India)
4. Miss Supranational 2017 - Jenny Kim (South Korea)
5. Mister World 2017 - Rohit Khandelwal
6. Mister India World 2018 - Jitesh Singh Deo
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:star2: Sports Award 2017: :star2:
:star:Time of India Sports Awards 2018:star:
1. Sportsperson of the Year - Kidambi Srikanth
2. Inspiration of the year - Women’s cricket team
3. Lifetime achievement - Vijay Amritraj
4. Coach of the Year - Anil Kumble
:star2: ICC Awards for 2017: :star2:
1. Virat Kohli - ICC & ODI cricketer of the year & winner of Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy for exceptional performances across all formats
2. Yuzvendra Chahal - ICC T20I performance of the year award for his incredible haul of 6/25 against England
3. Steve Smith - ICC Test Cricketer of the Year for scoring more runs & centuries than any other player In 2017
4. Ellyse Perry - ICC women’s player of the year
:star2: All awards 2017: :star2:
1. Roger Federer - BBC Overseas Sports Personality of the Year 2017
2. Sir Mo Farah - BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2017
3. Cheteshwar Pujara - Arjuna Awards - Cricket
4. Harmanpreet Kaur - Arjuna Awards - Cricket
5. SSP Chawrasia - Arjuna Awards - Golf
6. V.J. Surekha - Arjuna Awards - Archery
7. Sardar Singh - Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna - Hockey
8. Devendra Jhajaria - Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna - Para athletics
9. Sanjoy Chakraverthy - Dronacharya Award - Shooting
10. Roshan Lal - Dronacharya Award - Wrestling
11. Dr. R. Gandhi - Dronacharya Award - Athletics
12. G.S.S.V. Prasad - Dronacharya Award - Badminton
13. Braja Bhusan Mohanty - Dronacharya Award - Boxing
14. P.A. Raphael - Dronacharya Award - Hockey
15. Sumrai Tete - Dhyan Chand Lifetime Achievement Award - Hockey
16. Syed Shahid Hakim - Dhyan Chand Lifetime Achievement Award - Football
17. Bhupender Singh - Dhyan Chand Lifetime Achievement Award - Athletics
18. Cristiano Ronaldo - Player of the Year – World Soccer Awards 2017
19. Lionel Messi - European Golden Shoe Award 2017
20. Mutaz Essa Barshim - IAAF World Athlete of the Year 2017 (Male)
21. Nafissatou Thiam - IAAF World Athlete of the Year 2017 (Female)
22. Priyanka Chopra - 2017 Mother Teresa Memorial award for social justice from Harmony Foundation
23. Manmohan Singh - 2017 Indira Gandhi Peace Prize for Peace, Disarmament and Development
24. K Srikanth & PV Sindhu - 2017 Indian Sports Honour
25. Corporal Jyoti Prakash Nirala - Ashok Chakra
26. Major Vijayant Bist - Kirti Chakra
27. Nine army personnel - Shaurya Chakra
28. George Saunders - The Man Booker Prize 2017
29. David Grossman - The Man Booker International 2017
30. Ilaiyaraaja - Music director - Padma Vibhushan
31. Ghulam Mustafa Khan - Classical vocalist - Padma Vibhushan
32. P. Parameswaran - The President of Vivekananda Kendra, Kanyakumari - Padma Vibhushan
33. M.S. Dhoni, Philipose Mar Chrysostom, Pankaj Advani, Alexander Kadakin, Arvind Parikh, R. Nagaswamy, Laxman Pai, Sharda Sinha, Ved Prakash Nanda - Padma Bhushan 2017
:star2: Noble Prize 2017: :star2:
1. Rainer Weiss, Barry Barish & Kip Thorne - For contributions to LIGO detector & observation of gravitational waves - Physics
2. Jacques Dubochet, Joachim Frank & Richard Henderson - Development of cryo-electron microscopy for high-resolution structure determination of biomolecules in solution - Chemistry
3. Michael W. Young, Michael Rosbash, Jeffrey C. Hall - Discoveries of molecular mechanisms controlling the circadian rhythm - Physiology/Medicine
4. Kazuo Ishiguro (The British author) - Praised for novels that “uncovered the abyss beneath our illusory sense of connection with the world” - Literature
5. ICAN-International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons - For its work to draw attention to the catastrophic humanitarian consequences of any use of nuclear weapons and ground-breaking efforts to achieve a treaty-based prohibition of such weapons - Peace
6. Richard Thaler - Behavioral economics - Economics
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