Padma Awards

Mary Kom & 8 female athletes in line for Padma Awards

Mary Kom & 8 female athletes in line for Padma Awards

The other eight athletes are World Champion P.V. Sindhu ace wrestler Vinesh Phogat, Indian women's cricket team T20I captain Harmanpreet ...Read More

272 foreigners, NRIs conferred Padma awards since 1954: Government

272 foreigners, NRIs conferred Padma awards since 1954: Government

New Delhi: As many as 272 foreigners, Non- Resident Indians, Overseas Citizens of India and Persons of Indian Origin have been conferred ...Read More

ISRO chief and the rest who couldn’t make it to the Padma awards final list

ISRO chief and the rest who couldn’t make it to the Padma awards final list

The Padma awards for this year had a list of 26 names to decide from. Only two of them could make it to the final list of awards and they...Read More

54 personalities get Padma awards

54 personalities get Padma awards

New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday presented the Padma awards to 54 noted personalities, including scientist S Nambi Naraya...Read More

President confers Padma Awards to Prabhu Deva, Shankar Mahadevan, Kader Khan and others

President confers Padma Awards to Prabhu Deva, Shankar Mahadevan, Kader Khan and others

The President conferred the Padma Awards to 56 of the 112 personalities, chosen for this year’s honour, at the Rashtrapati Bhawan. Actor-...Read More

President Kovind confers Padma awards to Mohanlal, Shankar Mahadevan and other ‘inspiring’ personalities; see pics

President Kovind confers Padma awards to Mohanlal, Shankar Mahadevan and other ‘inspiring’ personalities; see pics

New Delhi: Forty-seven prominent personalities, including Malayalam actor Mohanlal, former foreign secretary S Jaishankar, Akali Dal lead...Read More

Grand alliance a club of rich dynasties: PM Narendra Modi

Grand alliance a club of rich dynasties: PM Narendra Modi

New Delhi: Calling the ‘grand alliance’ a club of “rich dynasties”, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said the efforts of the opposi...Read More

Mumbai: Timeless Laxman book released

Mumbai: Timeless Laxman book released

Mumbai: The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, on Tuesday released the coffee table book Timeless Laxman, based on the famous cartoonist RK L...Read More

Illaiyaraja, Ghulam Mustafa Khan, 41 others given Padma awards

Illaiyaraja, Ghulam Mustafa Khan, 41 others given Padma awards

New Delhi: Noted music composer Illaiyaraja, Hindustani classical singer Ghulam Mustafa Khan, Hindutva thinker P Parameswaran, Kerala Bis...Read More

‘Unsung heroes’ in Padma Shri awards list

‘Unsung heroes’ in Padma Shri awards list

New Delhi: Keeping its promise of honouring “unsung heroes”, the government today announced Padma Shri awards for personalities who serve...Read More

Now, anyone can nominate a person for Padma awards online till September 15

Now, anyone can nominate a person for Padma awards online till September 15

New Delhi: Till September 15, anyone can nominate any person for the prestigious Padma Awards for the year 2018, with the government layi...Read More

Government rejected Padma award for MS Dhoni

Government rejected Padma award for MS Dhoni

New Delhi: The government rejected proposals to confer Padma awards to a clutch of prominent personalities, including cricketer MS Dhoni,...Read More

India’s unsung heroes given Padma honours this year

India’s unsung heroes given Padma honours this year

New Delhi: In a first by the Modi Government, many unsung heroes of India on Wednesday figured in the list of the Padma Awards, the highe...Read More

Padma Awards for Yesudas, Vishwa Mohan Bhatt, Kailash Kher

Padma Awards for Yesudas, Vishwa Mohan Bhatt, Kailash Kher

New Delhi: Veteran classical and playback singer K.J. Yesudas was on Wednesday named for the Padma Vibhushan, India’s second highest civi...Read More

Unsung heroes in Padma Shri list

Unsung heroes in Padma Shri list

New Delhi: Nonogenarian Bhakti Yadav, popularly known as “Doctor Dadi” from Indore, and captain of Indian cricket team of blind Shekhar N...Read More

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500 shortlisted for Padma Awards

Awards are given for distinguished and exceptional achievements

Citizens can now nominate Padma awardees

Citizens can now nominate Padma awardees

New Delhi : Even a citizen can now recommend names for the Padma awards, the highest civilian honour, by registering on the website creat...Read More

Padma Vibhushan Dhirubhai great wealth creator, says Kokilaben

Padma Vibhushan Dhirubhai great wealth creator, says Kokilaben

New Delhi: Kokilaben D. Ambani, the widow of late industrialist and founder of the Reliance empire, on Monday thanked the government and ...Read More

President confers Padma awards

President confers Padma awards

New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday conferred Padma awards on 56 eminent personalities, including Dhirubhai Ambani (posthumou...Read More

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Late Dhirubhai, Anupam Kher to get Padma awards

New Delhi : The late Dhirubhai Ambani, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, Anupam Kher, Ajay Devgn and Saina Nehwal are among the prominent personaliti...Read More

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