Padma Shri award

PM Modi’s ‘crisis manager’ Subrahmanyam Jaishankar gets Cabinet berth

PM Modi’s ‘crisis manager’ Subrahmanyam Jaishankar gets Cabinet berth

New Delhi: Former Foreign Secretary Subrahmanyam Jaishankar on Thursday emerged as a surprise entrant into Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s...Read More

My sister has right to decline Padma Shri award: Naveen Patnaik

My sister has right to decline Padma Shri award: Naveen Patnaik

New Delhi: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday said his sister Gita Mehta has every right to decline the Padma Shri award. “My...Read More

Gita Mehta declines to accept Padma Shri citing poll year

Gita Mehta declines to accept Padma Shri citing poll year

BHUBANESWAR: Eminent writer Gita Mehta, who is Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik’s elder sister, on Saturday declined to accept the Pa...Read More

Modi in Singapore: PM Narendra Modi gives Padma Shri award to former Singaporean diplomat Tommy Koh

Modi in Singapore: PM Narendra Modi gives Padma Shri award to former Singaporean diplomat Tommy Koh

Singapore: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today handed over the Padma Shri award, one of India’s highest civilian awards, to former Singapo...Read More

Srikanth rises to World No. 1 ranking

Srikanth rises to World No. 1 ranking

New Delhi : Kidambi Srikanth on Thursday became the first Indian male shuttler to achieve the world number one ranking in the Badminton W...Read More

Lt Col MS receives Padma Bhushan

Lt Col MS receives Padma Bhushan

It was a happy coincidence for Dhoni as he was conferred with the prestigious civilian honour on the seventh anniversary of their famous ...Read More

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Ujjain: Musalgaonkar to be feted with ‘Padma Shri’ award

Ujjain: Dr Keshav Rao Sadashiv Shastri Musalgaonkar will be felicitated with the ‘Padm Shri’ award in the year 2018 for his excellent con...Read More

Srikanth recommended for Padma Shri by former Sports Minister Goel

Srikanth recommended for Padma Shri by former Sports Minister Goel

New Delhi : Indian badminton’s new superstar Kidambi Srikanth, whose stature has grown immensely following a phenomenal 2017, was on Wedn...Read More

Kidambi Srikanth nominated for Padma Shri award

Kidambi Srikanth nominated for Padma Shri award

New Delhi: Indian badminton’s new superstar Kidambi Srikanth, whose stature has grown immensely following a phenomenal 2017, was today no...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

Kailash Kher bestowed with Padma Shri

Kailash Kher bestowed with Padma Shri

New Delhi: Singer Kailash Kher, who shot to fame with the 2003 hit number ‘Allah ke bande’, has today been conferred India’s fourth highe...Read More

President Pranab Mukherjee confers Padma Shri to Chef Sanjeev Kapoor

President Pranab Mukherjee confers Padma Shri to Chef Sanjeev Kapoor

New Delhi: For his contribution in the culinary section, celebrity chef Sanjeev Kapoor has today been honoured with the Padma Shri Award ...Read More

Too little, too Late: Noted Sitar player Ustad Imrat Khan declines Padma Shri

Too little, too Late: Noted Sitar player Ustad Imrat Khan declines Padma Shri

Chicago: Noted Sitar and Surbahar player Ustad Imrat Khan has turned down the Padma Shri award as he believes it comes “too late” and is ...Read More

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Differently-abled pomegranate farmer receives Padma Shri

Ahmedabad: A differently-abled farmer from Gujarat’s arid Banaskantha district has inspired several others to make the best use of their ...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

5 inspirational things you must know about Padma Shri Mariyappan Thangavelu

5 inspirational things you must know about Padma Shri Mariyappan Thangavelu

Every champion’s journey is an inspiration. And India’s golden boy Mariyappan Thangvelu’s story is also same. Mariyappan Thangavlu went t...Read More

Priyanka receives backlash for maiden Bhojpuri production

Priyanka receives backlash for maiden Bhojpuri production

Well, this is rather shocking.  The Bollywood megastar is making us all proud across the globe with her fabulous work. PC’s maiden produc...Read More

Priyanka Chopra gets Padma Shri, calls it best award

Priyanka Chopra gets Padma Shri, calls it best award

New Delhi: Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra was today awarded the prestigious Padma Shri, India’s fourth highest civilian honour by Pres...Read More

Sania Nehwal, Saina Mirza get Padma Bhushan, Padma Shri for Deepika Kumari

Sania Nehwal, Saina Mirza get Padma Bhushan, Padma Shri for Deepika Kumari

New Delhi : Indian tennis star Sania Mirza and badminton ace Saina Nehwal were on Monday named for the prestigious Padma Bhushan, the cou...Read More

SRK laments the ‘extreme intolerance’

SRK laments the ‘extreme intolerance’

Mumbai : Detractors would say that actor Shah Rukh Khan has a penchant for controversy, but his diehard fans would beg to differ and asse...Read More

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