Friday, Oct 07, 2022

padma bhushan


Russia-Ukraine war: Abstentions after careful weighing of national interest, says former envoy on India’s stand

March 17, 2022 7:43 am

Bambawale was speaking on India’s three abstentions on the resolutions moved against Russia at the United National Security Council (UNSC) and the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in the wake of the invasion of Ukraine.

January 27, 1982, Forty Years Ago: Ranga’s Plea

January 26, 2022 11:55 pm

Ranga whose execution is set for January 31 has filed another petition in the Supreme Court requesting it to review its latest decision.

What lies beneath: Bengal parties face off over Padma offer to Buddha

January 27, 2022 12:08 am

🔴 The Trinamool Congress's mouthpiece Jago Bangla Wednesday carried a piece underlining that the Centre's Padma Bhushan list included the names of both Bhattacharjee and the late BJP leader Kalyan Singh.

Who is Padma Bhushan recipient Madhur Jaffrey? Know more about the actor and cookbook writer

January 26, 2022 9:39 pm

Jaffrey was recently seen in one of the episodes of the ‘Sex and the City’ spinoff ‘And Just Like That’

Padma awardees 2022: Prabha Atre, Rashid Khan, Sonu Nigam and others accorded in the field of art

January 26, 2022 3:13 pm

Here's what you need to know about the awardees from the art world, which includes music, painting, sculpture, photography, cinema, theatre, etc.

10 from Maharashtra honoured with Padma national awards

January 26, 2022 7:19 am

🔴 While noted classical singer Prabha Atre was bestowed with Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan was awarded to Natarajan Chandrashekaran, Chairman of Tata Sons, and Dr Cyrus Poonawalla, Chairman of Covishield-maker Serum Institute of India (SII).

Bid to reach across the aisle: Buddhadeb Bhattacharya rejects Padma Bhushan, Ghulam Nabi Azad welcomes

January 26, 2022 2:33 pm

In a terse statement issued in Kolkata, an ailing Bhattacharya said: "I don't know anything about Padma Bhushan award, nobody told me about it. If I have been awarded the Padma Bhushan, I refused to accept it."

Padma Vibhushan for Kalyan Singh, Gen Rawat; Cong Ghulam Nabi Azad, CPM Buddhadeb on honours list

January 26, 2022 6:48 am

Gen Rawat, former UP CM Kalyan Singh, Hindustani Classical vocalist Prabha Atre and Radheshyam Khemka of Gita Press have been named for the Padma Vibhushan. Apart from Rawat, Singh and Khemka have been conferred the award posthumously.

Maulana Wahiduddin Khan dies

April 22, 2021 11:57 am

The 96-year-old scholar, who was honoured with the Padma Bhushan in 2000, was awarded the Padma Vibhushan this year.

Goan artist Laxman Pai passes away at 95

March 15, 2021 12:11 am

In recognition of his work, Pai was awarded several honours, including the Padma Bhushan, Padma Shri, Nehru Award and Lalit Kala Akademi Award.


Rajinikanth, Dhirubhai Ambani, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar: Complete list of Padma awardees 2015

January 25, 2016 4:01 pm

Rajinikanth, Dhirubhai Ambani, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, Priyanka Chopra, Sania Mirza are among the Padma awardees this year. Here is a look at this year Padma awardees.