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Politically influential people who lobby hard win Padma awards: Ramdev

Yoga guru Ramdev, who had declined Padma Vibhushan award, on Saturday said that a lot of lobbying takes place behind the selection of Padma and even Nobel prize awardees and those with political......

Sharad Yadav at it again; says Padma awards only given to the dishonest

Padma awards are given only to the ‘dishonest’ and those from the upper echelons of society, Janata Dal-United president Sharad Yadav said and asked socialist-minded people to spurn the......

Amitabh, Prince Aga Khan receive Padma Vibhushan

Big B was awarded the country's second highest civilian honour. Photograph: PIB Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan and Prince Karim Aga Khan were among the eminent personalities awarded the......

Prince Karim Aga Khan conferred Padma Vibhushan

Prince Karim Aga Khan was accorded with the prestigious Padma Vibhushan award by President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday.   On Tuesday, the prince had called on the President, assuring......

Bangladesh ferry disaster toll rises to 70

The death toll in Bangladesh's ferry disaster rose to 70 on Monday after divers recovered more bodies from the Padma River in which an overcrowded boat with over 150 passengers sank after colliding......

40 Years ago... and now- Faqir Chand Kohli: The original Indian techie

Kohli is best known as the first chief executive of India's largest IT services company, Tata Consultancy Services Padma Bhushan Faqir Chand Kohli, father of the Indian software sector, turned 90......

Tribute: Why India must be in eternal debt to F C Kohli

Faqir Chand Kohli, Padma Bhushan, will be 90 on March 19, 2014. It is a day to celebrate for many Indians whose life he has touched directly or indirectly, says Shivanand Kanavi, the well-known......

Adi Godrej, Thyagarajan in list of Padma awardees

Ramamurthy Thyagarajan, the man behind the Tamil Nadu-based Shriram financial services group, and Adi Godrej, who heads the Godrej group, were on Friday awarded the Padma Bhushan. The Padma Shri......

Dilip Kumar's Top 25 Films

Dilip Kumar has received the Padma Vibhushan award, the second highest civilian award of the country. We celebrate the icon by re-visiting his best movies. Dilip Kumar. The name evokes a myriad of......

Amitabh Bachchan proud of Padma record set by his family

Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan says he is proud that the title of Padma Vibhushan, which he is set to receive from President Pranab Mukherjee next month, will take his family's......

'Getting the Padma Shri is a different high'

Bollywood veterans Amitabh Bachchan and Dilip Kumar, along with filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali and noted lyricist Prasoon Joshi, are up for one of India's highest civilian honours -- the Padma......

PIX: Padma Lakshmi, Amy Adams at TIME 100 bash

Get your lowdown on what's going on in the world of Hollywood, right here! Padma Lakshmi arrives at the TIME 100 gala celebrating the magazine's naming of the 100 most influential people in the......

Looking for some FILMI FUN? Guess who this stunner is

Think you know your favourite Bollywood stars well? Test your filmi gyaan here! A Padma Shri awardee, this actress has proven herself in the movie industry. And she has also proved that being......

'This award will motivate me to achieve more laurels for India'

  India’s ace shuttler PV Sindhu was conferred with the Padma Shri award by President Pranab Mukherjee at a glittering ceremony in Rashtrapati Bhavan.   “I am so happy......

Sindhu, Sardar, Saba and Arunima receive Padma Shri award

Indian men's hockey team captain Sardar Singh and former skipper of the national women's side Saba Anjum were conferred with the prestigious PadmaShri Award by President Pranab Mukherjee......

Padma Shri came as a pleasant surprise, says India women's captain Mithali

Mithali Raj in action. Photograph: Ben Hoskins/Getty Images Surprised at being selected for the Padma Shri, Indian women's cricket team captain Mithali Raj says she was not expecting the......

'Great pity that athletes lobby to receive awards'

Taking a jibe at pugilist Vijender Singh and badminton ace Saina Nehwal after the duo advertised their names for the Padma Bhushan, former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah said it's a......

I am not demanding Padma Bhushan, just trying my luck: Vijender

Vijender says he won't be ‘hurt’ in case of a rejection Boxer Vijender Singh. Photograph: PTI Photos With badminton star Saina Nehwal getting the Sports Ministry's recommendation for......
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Record award-winning feat by Bangladeshi film (With pix)

By Pallab Bhattacharya New Delhi, Jul 5 (PTI) Debutant Bangladeshi film director Gazi Rakayet is an engineer by training but he is fascinated not... ...

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NEW SCHOOL OPENS IN MALIHABAD

Cities Education HT Lucknow Newspapers Lucknow, July 5 -- A new school, St Mary's, was inaugurated in Malihabad on Saturday. 'Sisters of the... ...

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How artists and individuals creatively resisted Emergency

Anant Patwardhan's film Prisoners of Conscience on political prisoners of the Emergency The dawn of the Seventies. The promise of Independence,... ...

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Bengaluru Today for July 5.

Comment · print · T T T+· T- RELIGION Purushasukta: Discourse by Lakshmeesha Bhatta, Adhyatma Prakasha Karyalaya, APK Road, 2nd... ...

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Call to confer Bharat Ratna on Alluri

Comment · print · T T T+· T- MLC M.V.V.S. Murthi paying tributes to the statue of Alluri Sitarama Raju at Pandrangi in Padmanabham... ...

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