Padma Vibhushan

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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.

Ilaiyaraaja honoured with Padma Vibhushan

Ilaiyaraaja has mainly composed for Tamil films but has also given music to various Hindi, Telugu, Kannada and Malayalam films. In a career spanning over four decades, the legendary composer has given music in over 1000 films.


Dance of Life

Bharatanatyam and Kuchipudi exponent Yamini Krishnamurthy, who was recently awarded the Padma Vibhushan, looks back at her journey in dance.

Getting Padma award with Rajinikanth exciting: Priyanka Chopra

Priyanka Chopra says getting Padma award is more special for her because she bagged it with Tamil superstar Rajinikanth.

Rajinikanth thanks Centre for choosing him for Padma Vibhushan

Rajinikanth thanked the Centre for choosing him for the prestigious Padma Vibhushan award last week.

Economist’s vision for India: Padma Vibhushan is an unexpected surprise, says Prof Dixit

Goes down memory lane, recalls ‘Bombay days’ and his trip to paternal grandfather’s home in Pune.


Dilip Kumar teary eyed as he receives Padma Vibhushan from Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh

Dilip Kumar, known as the "tragedy king of Bollywood", turned emotional today (December 13) when he was presented with Padma Vibhushan by Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh.

Dilip Kumar gets Padma Vibhushan award

Dilip Kumar was presented a medal, a certificate and a shawl by Singh, in the presence of the actor's wife Saira Bano.

I am the proudest wife in the world today: Saira Banu

Veteran actor Dilip Kumar's wife Saira Bano said, "I am the proudest wife in the world today. It's both an emotional, proud and happy moment for me."

Dilip Kumar to be honoured with Padma Vibhushan on December 13

Dilip Kumar will be honoured with the Padma Vibhushan - India's second highest civilian award on December 13, two days after his 93rd birthday, close friend Udaya Tara Nayar has confirmed.

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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).

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

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.