Filmfare Awards 2017: Dangal, Aamir Khan, Alia Bhatt Bag Top Honour This Year
i. At the glittering Filmfare awards(14th January 2017 night), “Dangal” swept away three of four major awards — Best Film, Aamir Khan won Best Actor and Nitesh Tiwari won Best Director award while Alia Bhatt won the Filmfare Best Actor Award (Female) for her performance in “Udta Punjab”.
Prasar Bharti hosts International Television Dance Festival in Hyderabad
i.The first edition of Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union (ABU) International Television Dance Festival was held in Hyderabad the city with royal patronage for arts, literature, and architecture, on January 15, 2017.
Tamil Nadu Gov launched mobile app ‘pinakin’ for Tourism
i.For the benefit of both domestic and international tourists, Tamil Nadu Tourism Department has launched a mobile app ‘pinakin’ with information on tourism in Tamil Nadu with audio facilities.
58th India International Garment Fair held in New Delhi
ii. Organized by Apparel Export Promotion Council India, the event is one of the largest and most popular platforms in Asia, from which overseas garment buyers can source products and forge business relationships with India’s finest players in the apparel and fashion accessories domain.
Manipur’s Karang is India’s first cashless island