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Did Raje recommend Lalit Modi for Padma award?

Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje was at the centre of a fresh controversy over reports suggesting that she had recommended former Indian Premier League chief Lalit Modi for a Padma award in......

Did Raje recommend Lalit Modi for Padma awards in 2007?

Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje could be in for more trouble for her connections with tainted IPL chief Lalit Modi. According to latest media reports, it was Raje who had recommended Modi......

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......

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......

Padma Lakshmi sizzles in a bikini!

A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Top Chef host Padma Lakshmi is currently vacationing in India with her daughter Krishna. She turned to Twitter......

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......

'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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Dr Mukesh Batra awarded at the 6th Annual India Leadership Conclave in Mumbai

Padma Shri recipient Dr Mukesh Batra, who has over 40 years of experience in the field of homeopathy, was honoured with the Indian Affairs Impact... ...
Former ISRO chairman bats for Modi in Kerala

Former ISRO chairman G. Madhavan Nair on Tuesday praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi's pro-people policies while suggesting the discontent towards... ...
Amitabh Bachchan Thinks he 'Needs to Work Harder'

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan said that he still has a long way to go, for which he needs to put in more hard work. Mr Bachchan had delivered... ...
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