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How to win tickets to attend 2018 Padma Awards

The top selected participants of the Phase I of the quiz had attended Padma Awards Ceremony held on March 20 at the Rashtrapati Bhawan

Justice J S Verma and Dabholkar may get Padma posthumously

Narendra Dabholkar could be the other personality to be conferred the honour posthumously.


Muthuraman,Paul,among Padma awardees

Muthuraman and Subbiah have been selected for the Padma Bhushan,Paul along with Swati Piramal.

Peerless work,no advertisement is Roy’s motto

Sunil Kanti Roy (64),managing director of The Peerless General Finance and Investment Company Limited,who has been awarded a Padmashri for his contribution to social work,feels a little more burdened than usual.

57 yrs of theatre and still not (ham)strung

If it has been for no other play,it was Nathbati Anathbath,a play based on the character of Draupadi of Mahabharat,which could have fetched the Padmashri award to 61-year-old Shaonli Mitra...

‘Stop press’,the PIB way

On the eve of the Republic Day,the Home Ministry released the names of Padma awardees with the embargo that these were “not to be published/ broadcast/telecast....


The past master of silent feelers — Niranjan Goswami

When he started his journey 30 years ago,miming as an art form did not enjoy the limelight that it has at present.