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PADMA SHRI AWARDS NEWS

Illustrator Narayan Debnath, sculptor Sudarshan Sahoo among recipients of Padma Awards

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

Pranab Bharat Ratna, Padmas for 1984 riots, Emergency crusaders

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.

Siddheshwar Swami turns down Padma Shri, writes to PM Modi: 'Being a sanyasin I am little interested in awards'

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.

Padma Awards full list: Narendra Dabholkar, Kamal Haasan, Leander Paes to be honoured

January 25, 2014 10:14 pm

Full list of the 127 awardees of Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri.

I only suggested names: Lata Mangeshkar on Padma recommendations

November 12, 2013 9:09 am

Lata Mangeshkar clears reports of her favouring her family for Padma Awards.

Padma Shri for environmentalist Kartikeya Sarabhai

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.

Jhulan,Zafar Iqbal,Limba Ram to get Padma Shri

January 25, 2012 5:19 pm

No sportsperson was picked for the Padma Vibhushan and Padma Bhushan award.

Sehwag,Vijender,Saina selected for Padma Shri

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.

Gill flays Dhoni,Harbhajan for missing Padma 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.

Ash,Akshay,Helen in Padma Shri list

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.