January 26, 2021 10:12 am
The Union Home Ministry said the President has approved the conferment of 119 Padma awards -- seven Padma Vibhushan, 10 Padma Bhushan and 102 Padma Shri. Padma Vibhushan is India's second-highest civilian award
January 26, 2019 3:22 pm
While Mukherjee is from the Nehruvian socialist political thought, Nanaji Deshmukh worked tirelessly to nurture the Hindu nationalist political ideology, which has now bloomed into the BJP.
January 28, 2018 9:40 pm
Siddheshwar Swami is a highly revered spiritual guru in Karnataka and it is for his spiritualism that he has been conferred with the Padma Shri award this year.
January 25, 2014 10:14 pm
Full list of the 127 awardees of Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri.
November 12, 2013 9:09 am
Lata Mangeshkar clears reports of her favouring her family for Padma Awards.
January 26, 2012 2:19 am
Ahmedabad-based environmentalist and educator Kartikeya Sarabhai,son of the late space scientist Vikram Sarabhai and danseuse Mrinalini Sarabhai,has been chosen for the Padma Shri awards to be given away by the President.
January 25, 2012 5:19 pm
No sportsperson was picked for the Padma Vibhushan and Padma Bhushan award.
January 25, 2010 5:42 pm
Explosive cricketer Virender Sehwag,star boxer Vijender Singh and ace shuttler Saina Nehwal are among the six sportspersons who were selected for the Padma Shri awards.
April 16, 2009 2:16 pm
Sports Minister MS Gill flayed the 'casualness' of Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Harbhajan Singh for skipping the Padma Shri function.
January 26, 2009 12:15 pm
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan,Akshay Kumar and Helen are among a host of celebrities from entertainment industry to be selected for Padma Shri awards.