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National Award


A Stitch In Time: National Award-winning artist strives to revive art of hand embroidery

November 03, 2019 10:58 am

A National Award-winning hand embroidery artist based out of Kolhapur, Asmita Potedar's journey started at the age of 12, when her fascination with colours and shade and light drew her mother to teach her how to use the same concepts with thread work.

Priyanka Chopra on National Award win: Proud to have produced Paani

August 10, 2019 10:47 am

Paani has been directed by Adinath Kothare and stars Subodh Bhave and Kishor Kadam in the lead roles. The film attempts to shed light on the water crisis that is affecting the country.

'Government school teachers can directly send nominations for National Award,' says Prakash Javadekar

June 20, 2018 9:47 pm

The jury will select the best teachers for the award on the basis of their style of teachings and innovations and revolutionary changes in education system.

National Award-winning Assam filmmaker Rima Das on Village Rockstars: 'The kids learnt how to act under open skies'

April 13, 2018 6:13 pm

How Village Rockstars, shot with a handheld camera over 150 days by an Assamese filmmaker with no formal training, won multiple National Awards, including Best Film, announced today.

Twitterverse gets nostalgic as late actor Sridevi wins best actress award posthumously for movie MOM

April 13, 2018 2:29 pm

The late actor Sridevi won her first National Award posthumously, in the category of Best Actress for her performance in the movie MOM. Twitterverse remembers all her after this long-awaited win.

Amar Singh congratulates Amitabh Bachchan for National Award

May 05, 2016 11:55 am

Former Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh congratulated megastar Amitabh Bachchan for his National Award win

I hope this National Award affects my future work: Kalki Koechlin

May 04, 2016 6:03 pm

In an exclusive conversation with, actress Kalki Koechlin talks about her National Award win, upcoming movie Waiting and her experience working with Naseeruddin Shah.

Neeraj Ghaywan, Varun Grover to donate National Award prize money to farmers

May 04, 2016 4:32 pm

Director Neeraj Ghaywan and Varun Grover say they will donate the prize money for relief work for distressed farmers in Maharashtra.

The cool charm of Kangana Ranaut

May 03, 2016 4:37 pm

Even as a legal battle between Hritik and Kangana takes time to be resolved, the actor gets ready to receive her third National Award later today.

Will continue to serve my country: Anupam Kher

March 29, 2016 1:44 pm

Anupam Kher, feted with a Padma Bhushan honour, says he will continue to serve the country to the best of his abilities.


Tanu Weds Manu Returns, Fashion, Queen: When Kangana Ranaut won National Awards

May 04, 2016 6:49 pm

Kanagna Ranaut won her first National Award in 2010 for Fashion, second for Queen in 2015 and the actress is in Delhi once again to receive her third National Award for Tanu Weds Manu Returns.

Kangana Ranaut leaves for Delhi to receive National Award, see pics

May 03, 2016 1:53 pm

Tanu Weds Manu Returns actress Kanagna Ranaut left from Mumbai on May 2 and is in the capital to receive her third National Award.