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The pomegranate farmer who won Padma Shri

A differently-abled farmer from Gujarat's arid Banaskantha district has inspired several others to make the best use of their farm land by planting pomegranate. Genabhai Patel (52), a pomegranate......

Padma awards 2017: The winners

Political stalwarts Murli Manohar Joshi, Sharad Pawar and former Lok Sabha speaker P A Sangma, cricketer Virat Kohli and Carnatic musician K J Yesudas were among the 89 people who were selected for......

Padma Awards 2016: Rajinikanth, Sania, Priyanka honoured

Superstar Rajinikanth, tennis icon Sania Mirza, former US Ambassador Robert D Blackwill and actor Priyanka Chopra were among the 56 eminent persons who were honoured with Padma awards on Tuesday.......

Padma Awards 2016: Sri Sri, Anupam Kher, Saina Nehwal honoured

A bevy of stalwarts from different walks of life, including founder of Reliance Industries late Dhirubhai Ambani, former Governor Jagmohan, actors Anupam Kher and Ajay Devgn and badminton star......

Scientist Bhargava to return Padma Bhushan to protest 'attack on rationalism'

Eminent scientist Pushpa Mittra Bhargava on Thursday said he is returning his Padma Bhushan award alleging that the National Democratic Alliance government was trying to make India into a......

Dhirubhai Ambani, Dilip Shanghvi chosen for Padma awards

Son of a school teacher in a remote village in Gujarat, late Dhirubhai Ambani lived in a one-room chawl in Mumbai with his wife and children and went on to establish the Reliance Group.......

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......

Why Padma awards are important to businessmen

Every year, the night before Republic Day festivities start, the government comes out with the annual list of Padma awardees - artistes, academicians, social workers, public servants, and......

Supertstar Rajinikanth awarded Padma Vibhushan

The latest updates from the film industry. The Thalaiva of Indian cinema Rajinikanth will be honoured with the second highest civilian award, the Padma Vibhushan, for his contribution to the......

'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: Jeetendra, Anil Kapoor celebrate Sridevi's Padma Shri

Sahara group chief Subroto Roy organised a bash for Sridevi to celebrate her Padma Shri award at the Sahara Hotel in Mumbai on April 23. The actress cut a medal cake while her friends --......

'Don't feel special about getting Padma Shri'

Veteran Malayalam actor Madhu, 79, was so passionate about cinema that he resigned his job as a college lecturer to join the National School of Drama. His first break came in 1963 when Ramu......

Sridevi: Don't hanker for awards but Padma Shri is special

The gorgeous Sridevi was recently awarded the Padma Shri, the fourth highest civilian award in India, and she seems delighted by the honour.“It’s my good fortune that people still love......

Padma Shri for badminton's new superstar Srikanth?

‘He is an idol for the youth of the country and millions of people have aspirations to see his achievements being recognised’ IMAGE: India's Kidambi Srikanth. Photograph: Kidambi......

Paralympian Deepa Malik 'shocked' over Khel Ratna snub

  IMAGE: President Pranab Mukherjee confers the Padma Shri on Rio Paralympics silver-medalist Deepa Malik on March 30, 2017. Photograph: Kamal Kishore/PTI Deepa Malik, who scripted history by......

Olympians Sakshi, Karmakar receive Padma honours

IMAGE: Gymnast Dipa Karmakar receives the Padma Shri from President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday. Photograph: ANI/Twitter Olympic bronze medal-winning grappler Sakshi Malik and gymnast Dipa......

Padma honours for Kohli, Dipa Malik among other sports stars

IMAGE: President Pranab Mukherjee presents the Padma Shri to cricketer Virat Kohli during Padma Awards 2017 function at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi on Thursday. Photograph: Kamal Kishore/PTI......

This unsung hero is also in Padma Shri list

IMAGE: Shekhar Naik captained India to victories at the T20 Blind Cricket World Cup in 2012 and 2014 editions . Photograph: Facebook Former Indian blind cricket team captain Shekhar Naik is......
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Padma Shri awardee author Manu Sharma passes away

Noted author and Padma Shri awardee Manu Sharma died here following a prolonged illness. He was 89. Manu Sharma alias Hanuman Prasad Sharma died... ...

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Goa Arts and Literature Festival at Panaji from Dec 7

Noted writers, poets, journalists and artists from India and abroad will take part in the eighth edition of the Goa Arts and Literature Festival... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/640987/goa-arts-literature-festival-panaji.html
AP Govt announces cash reward of Rs 2 crores for shuttler Srikanth

The Andhra Pradesh government on Wednesday announced cash reward of Rs 2 crores to star shuttler Kidambi Srikanth for achieving four Super Series... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ani/ap-govt-announces-cash-reward-of-rs-2-crores-for-shuttler-srikanth-117110200139_1.html
Kidambi Srikanth recommended for Padma Shri

Indian badminton’s new superstar Kidambi Srikanth, whose stature has grown immensely following a phenomenal 2017, was nominated for the... ...

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Girish Karnad to be honoured with Tata Literature Live! Lifetime Achievement Award 2017

Renowned playwright, actor and film director Girish Karnad has been chosen for this years Tata Literature Live! Lifetime Achievement Award. The... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/640173/girish-karnad-honoured-tata-literature.html

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