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Manipuri filmmaker returns Padma award in protest against Citizenship Bill

The identity and culture of Manipur will be pushed to the brink of extinction, similar to that of Tripura, if the Bill becomes a law, the Aribam Shyam Sharma said.

Govt announces Padma Awards 2019: Here is the full list

Twenty-one of the awardees are women, 11 persons are from the category of foreigners/NRI/PIO/OCI; there are three posthumous awardees and one transgender person.


No Padma awards to recommendations of 8 state govts, 7 guvs, 14 Union ministers

Majority of those who find place in the final list, prepared by a 10-member selection committee, were considered “unsung heroes”

Government to look for Padma award winners among ITI principals

Minister of State for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Rajiv Pratap Rudy, along with CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan, laid foundation stone for Rs 645-crore Global Skills Park, to be developed by Singapore-based Institute of Technical Education (ITE).

When Anupam Kher got 'flashback of life' for Padma Award ceremony

Veteran actor Anupam Kher, who has received the most coveted Padma Award on Monday.

Inside Track: Not voluntarily

Given the President’s reluctance to clear Ramdev’s name, the BJP had to and urge him to decline the award.


My letterhead forged to recommend Padma Award to Bappi Lahiri: MP

The complaint was lodged with the Economic Offences Wing on Wednesday by Kamal Kishore,Congress MP from UP’s Bahraich constituency,police said.

As good as it gets,says Jhulan

Jhulan Goswami is pleasantly surprised to hear the news,for she never thought she would win a Padma award.

Gill seeks Padma for Fauja Singh

Former Sports Minister M S Gill has written a letter to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh,requesting him to honour iconic centenarian marathon runner Fauja Singh with a Padma Award.

Himachal draft makes land purchases easy for Gallantry,Padma Award winners

In the state,where the land purchases by non-agriculturists,and outsiders is a subject of inquiries and criticism,there is a good news for Gallantry and Padma Award winners,who will find the doors open to own a piece of land for building residential houses in Himachal Pradesh.

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Padma awards 2019: Bajrang Punia, Mohanlal, Prabhu Deva among noted winners

President Ram Nath Kovind conferred the 2019 Padma awards, one of the highest civilian honors, on March 11. The awards were given in three categories: Padma Vibhushan (for exceptional and distinguished service), Padma Bhushan (distinguished service of higher order) and Padma Shri (distinguished service).

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Government Announces List Of 2017 Padma Award Winners

The Centre announced the list of Padma awardees and it will be given to 120 distinguished personalities for their achievements in different fields. Nationalist Congress Party Chief Sharad Pawar, BJP veteran Murli Manohar Joshi, late Jammu & Kashmir CM Mufti Mohammad Sayeed among others will receive the Padma Vibhushan Award. The list also includes names […]