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  • Eminent Space Scientist UR Rao Dies At 85

    Eminent Space Scientist UR Rao Dies At 85

    Eminent space scientist and former chairman of ISRO, Udupi Ramachandra Rao, better known as Professor UR Rao, has died at his Bengaluru home early this morning. He was 85.

  • Google Doodle Pays Tribute To Famous Indian Artist Jamini Roy

    Google Doodle Pays Tribute To Famous Indian Artist Jamini Roy

    Google doodle celebrated the birth anniversary of world-renowned Bengali painter, Jamini Roy. Born on this day in the last century, Mr Roy is one of the most significant modernists in the world of Indian fine arts of the 20th century. He was also accorded with the honour of Padma Bhushan award in the 1955.

  • Nitin Gadkari's Remarks On 'Chasing' For Padma Bhushan Hurt Me: Asha Parekh

    Nitin Gadkari's Remarks On 'Chasing' For Padma Bhushan Hurt Me: Asha Parekh

    Veteran actor Asha Parekh was hurt when Union minister Nitin Gadkari's claimed that she "chased" him for the Padma Bhushan. The Minister for Road Transport and Highways had last year said Ms Parekh had approached him seeking recommendation for the prestigious award. He had also said that giving away Padma awards "has become a headache these days".

  • What More Should I do? Pankaj Advani Asks After Padma Bhushan Snub

    What More Should I do? Pankaj Advani Asks After Padma Bhushan Snub

    Pankaj Advani, who has pocketed eight world titles in the last eight years, was recommended for the third highest civilian award of the country by the Karnataka government as well as the Billiards and Snooker Federation of India (BSFI).

  • With Eight Honours, Maharashtra Tops Padma Awards List

    With Eight Honours, Maharashtra Tops Padma Awards List

    With a total of eight personalities, including one posthumous awardee, Maharashtra has topped this year's list of Padma awards announced on Wednesday as part of the Republic Day honours.

  • Republic Day 2017: Full List Of The Padma Awardees

    Republic Day 2017: Full List Of The Padma Awardees

    One of the highest civilian awards of the country, Padma honours are conferred in three categories - Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri.

  • Sitar Maestro Abdul Halim Jaffer Khan Dies At 88

    Sitar Maestro Abdul Halim Jaffer Khan Dies At 88

    Renowned sitar player Abdul Halim Jaffer Khan, - the last survivor of the 'Sitar Trinity' of India along with the late Pandit Ravi Shankar and Ustad Vilayat Khan - died in Mumbai today after a brief illness, a family member said. He was 88.

  • Home Ministry Gets 5,000 Nominations For Padma Awards

    Home Ministry Gets 5,000 Nominations For Padma Awards

    Home Ministry has received over 5,000 nominations for the coveted Padma awards this year and has so far shortlisted only 500 of them during the three meetings of the committee.

  • Billiards Champion Michael Ferreira Catches Break In Multicrore QNet Scam

    Billiards Champion Michael Ferreira Catches Break In Multicrore QNet Scam

    Former Billiards champion Michael Ferreira, arrested in a 400-crore scam involving marketing company QNet, will get a break from the investigations against him. A court in Hyderabad suspended investigations in the case today.

  • PM Modi Pays Tribute To APJ Abdul Kalam On 85th Birth Anniversary

    PM Modi Pays Tribute To APJ Abdul Kalam On 85th Birth Anniversary

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday paid tributes to former President and the "Missile Man" APJ Abdul Kalam on his 85th birth anniversary.

  • Ex-World Billiards Champion Michael Ferreira Sent To EOW Custody Over Financial Fraud

    Ex-World Billiards Champion Michael Ferreira Sent To EOW Custody Over Financial Fraud

    Michael Ferreira, Ex-World Billiards champion, surrendered before the court which sent him in EOW custody till October 13. He is facing charges of alleged involvement in Rs 400-crore fraud

  • Pankaj Advani Recommended For Padma Bhushan Again

    Pankaj Advani Recommended For Padma Bhushan Again

    Pankaj Advani, who has already been conferred with a Padma Shri (2009), Khel Ratna (2005-06) and Arjuna Award (2004), was recommended for Padma Bhushan last year but was later overlooked

  • Sushil Kumar, Two-Time Olympic Medallist, Recommended For Padma Bhushan by WFI

    Sushil Kumar, Two-Time Olympic Medallist, Recommended For Padma Bhushan by WFI

    Sushil Kumar, two-time Olympic-medallist wrestler, Alka Tomar and Dronacharya awardee Yashvir Singh, Sushil's coach, has been recommended for Padma Bhushan by Wrestling Federation of India (WFI)

  • Sania Mirza Misses The Feeling of Winning After String of Losses

    Sania Mirza Misses The Feeling of Winning After String of Losses

    Sania Mirza along with Ivan Dodig lost to Leander Paes and Martina Hingis in the mixed doubles final of the French Open. She along with Hingis lost in the quarter-finals of women's doubles at Roland Garros

  • Dilip Kumar 'Recovering Well, Reports Normal': Saira Banu's Rep

    Dilip Kumar 'Recovering Well, Reports Normal': Saira Banu's Rep

    Dilip Kumar's many awards include the Padma Vibhushan, which he received in 2015. He was honoured with the Padma Bhushan in 1991 and the Dadasaheb Phalke Award in 1994. He was the first winner of the Filmfare Best Actor award - for 1956's Azaad

  • Saina Nehwal Receives Padma Bhushan Award, Hopes to Continue Making India Proud

    Saina Nehwal Receives Padma Bhushan Award, Hopes to Continue Making India Proud

    Saina Nehwal, after being awarded with India's third highest civilian award Padma Bhusan, said she wanted to win more trophies for India

  • Padma Awards: When Anupam Kher Got a 'Flashback of Life'

    Padma Awards: When Anupam Kher Got a 'Flashback of Life'

    "As I get ready for #PadmaAwardsCeremony I have a flashback of my life. Journey of a small town boy. Thank You India 4 d Love," Anupam Kher posted on Twitter. The 70-year-old actor was given the Padma Bhushan by President Pranab Mukherjee at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi

  • Dhirubhai Ambani, Anupam Kher, Saina Nehwal Honoured With Padma Awards

    Dhirubhai Ambani, Anupam Kher, Saina Nehwal Honoured With Padma Awards

    A bevy of stalwarts from different walks of life, including founder of Reliance Industries Dhirubhai Ambani, former Governor Jagmohan, actors Anupam Kher and Ajay Devgn and badminton star Saina Nehwal were honoured with Padma awards today.

  • Padma Awards: Ajay Devgn, Anupam Kher Receive Honours

    Padma Awards: Ajay Devgn, Anupam Kher Receive Honours

    Anupam Kher received the Padma Bhushan in a ceremony in New Delhi on Monday. Ajay Devgn, in a black bandhgala, received the Padma Shri. The Padma Awards are being handed out in two separate ceremonies. On Tuesday, Rajinikanth will receive the Padma Vibhushan while Priyanka will receive the Padma Shri

  • Dear Twitter, Shashi Kapoor is Fine. Stop 'Rumour Mongering'

    Dear Twitter, Shashi Kapoor is Fine. Stop 'Rumour Mongering'

    Shashi Kapoor, who turned 78 on March 18, is known for films like Deewaar, Kabhi Kabhie , Namak Halaal, Sharmeelee and Satyam Shivam Sundaram. In 2011, he received the Padma Bhushan for his contribution to Indian cinema. In 2014, he also received the Dadasaheb Phalke Award

  • Anupam Kher Deserves the Padma Bhushan, Says Son Sikander

    Anupam Kher Deserves the Padma Bhushan, Says Son Sikander

    Sikander is currently busy promoting his film Tere Bin Laden: Dead or Alive. "My dad called me and said that he is getting a Padma Bhushan. I was damn excited when he called me. I was shooting for 24 in Pune. I told everybody on the sets about it. It's a great honour and I think dad deserves this. He is a great man," said Sikander

  • Anupam Kher's Gurudakshina For Mahesh Bhatt is This

    Anupam Kher's <i>Gurudakshina</i> For Mahesh Bhatt is This

    Anupam Kher gifted a Rs 1000 note to the director of his debut film Saraansh. Mahesh Bhatt had earlier tweeted: When the student outshines the teacher - the teacher dances with joy. Anupam your Padma Bhushan award has made me so, so proud"

  • Anupam Kher Forgot he Dissed Padma Awards in 2010. Twitter Remembers

    Anupam Kher Forgot he Dissed Padma Awards in 2010. Twitter Remembers

    On Twitter, where he is very active, Anupam Kher posted several messages celebrating his award - and was promptly trolled for a tweet dated 2010 in which he dismissed the Padma honours as inauthentic. Twitter has excavated a 2010 post from the actor

  • PM Narendra Modi's Spiritual Guru Dayanand Saraswati Gets Padma Bhushan

    PM Narendra Modi's Spiritual Guru Dayanand Saraswati Gets Padma Bhushan

    Swami Dayanand Saraswati, the spiritual guru of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, would be posthumously awarded the Padma Bhushan, it was announced today.

  • Padma Awards 2016: Full List

    Padma Awards 2016: Full List

    Former Comptroller and Auditor General of India Vinod Rai, actor Rajinikanth, spiritual guru Sri Sri Ravishankar and tennis player Sania Mirza are on the list of 112 Padma awardees whose names were announced on Monday by the government.

  • Mind It. Padma Goes To... Rajinikanth, Vinod Rai, Dhirubhai Ambani...

    Mind It. Padma Goes To... Rajinikanth, Vinod Rai, Dhirubhai Ambani...

    Former Comptroller and Auditor General of India Vinod Rai, actor Rajinikanth, spiritual guru Sri Sri Ravishankar and tennis player Sania Mirza are on the list of 112 Padma awardees whose names were announced on Monday by the government.

  • Sania Mirza, Saina Nehwal, India's Global Ambassadors, to be Awarded Padma Bhushan

    Sania Mirza, Saina Nehwal, India's Global Ambassadors, to be Awarded Padma Bhushan

    Sania Mirza is currently the No. 1 world doubles tennis star while Saina Nehwal remains among the top three women's singles badminton player in the world. Both athletes have been awarded the Padma Bhushan this year.

  • 'Asha Parekh Climbed 12 Floors To Lobby For Padma Bhushan'

    'Asha Parekh Climbed 12 Floors To Lobby For Padma Bhushan'

    Union minister Nitin Gadkari has said that veteran actress Asha Parekh had approached him seeking recommendation for Padma Bhushan and that many others have been "chasing" him as they want the highest civilian honours. He said giving away Padma awards has become a "headache" these days.

  • Asha Parekh Lobbied For Padma Bhushan, Says Union Minister Nitin Gadkari

    Asha Parekh Lobbied For Padma Bhushan, Says Union Minister Nitin Gadkari

    Union Minister Nitin Gadkari has said that veteran actor Asha Parekh had approached him seeking recommendation for Padma Bhushan award and that many others have been "chasing" him as they want the highest civilian honours.

  • Iconic Marathi Poet Mangesh Padgaonkar Dies At The Age Of 86

    Iconic Marathi Poet Mangesh Padgaonkar Dies At The Age Of 86

    Iconic Marathi poet and Padma Bhushan recipient Mangesh Keshav Padgaonkar passed away in Mumbai today after a brief illness. He was 86.

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