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Badal dedicates Padma award to proud, patriotic Punjabis

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Sunday said he was “overwhelmed with feelings of boundless humility” at being chosen for this year’s Padma Vibhushan, the second......

Padma Vibhushan for Bachchan, Advani; Padma Bhushan for Bill Gates

  L K Advani, Amitabh Bachchan, thespian Dilip Kumar and Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal were on Sunday chosen for this year’s Padma Vibhushan, the second highest......

Ramdev, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar decline Padma award

Yoga guru Ramdev and spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar have declined any Padma award for them reportedly being considered by central government on the occasion of the 66th Republic Day. In a......

Padma awards for Advani, Amitabh, Ramdev?

Who will make it to this year’s Padma awards list? Speculation is rife that the Narendra Modi government is considering to confer the Padma Vibhushan, the second highest civilian award in the......

'Padma awards never had any value right from the beginning'

I think it is best to abolish the Padma Bhushan and Padma Vibhushan -- they dilute the value of the Padma Shri, says RTI activist Subhash Chandra Agrawal in an interview to Indulekha......

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......

Fate of one of the largest bridges in Asia hangs in limbo

After the World Bank (WB) pulled out of a $ 1.2 billion loan to Bangladesh for the construction of the Padma Bridge project, one of the largest bridges of South Asia, while alleging corruption......

'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......

Pitbull, Chris Brown, Padma: A day out in Hollywood

Get your lowdown on what's going on in the world of Hollywood, right here!Singer Armando Perez, better known by his stage name Pitbull, performs at the Major League Baseball All-Star Game Home Run......

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 --......

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......

Padma Bhushan row: Now, Saina Nehwal gets special consideration

Saina Nehwal. Photograph: PTI Photos The possibility of conferring Padma Bhushan to ace shuttler Saina Nehwal continues to remain uncertain notwithstanding the Sports Ministry's nomination as the......

Sushil Kumar congratulates Saina for Padma recommendation

“I would like to congratulate Saina. The decision of the Sports Minister is very good," wrestling icon Sushil Kumar said. Two-time Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar. Photograph: PTI Photo......
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Farhaan
Q. Do you agree that we are better off without awarding the Padma Bhushan and Bharat Ratna Awards posthumously? What's the point of giving someone an award after the person has passed away?
Farhaan:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/do-you-agree-that-we-are-better-off-without-awarding-the-pad/27938497/answers/

Nurali Lakhani
Q. Did Sunanda poison herself or was she poisoned? Thiroor is an honourable man
Nurali Lakhani:  A. It has become more of a political card for various parties to accord recognition to gain some votes ! more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/did-sunanda-poison-herself-or-was-she-poisoned-thiroor-is-an/27932347/answers/27938501

pranay
Q. "jab ye dill udaas hota hei....."what an alluring song friends, do u agree?
Pranay:  A. So what you are suggesting?He should be given some Padma vibhushan? more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/jab-ye-dill-udaas-hota-hei.....what-an-alluring-song-friends/27848193/answers/27932349

gingermasalatadka
Q. prevQ -contd: Two days later, he comes back with his newly married bride in town. The old man is surprised. He asks, " What happened, my son?" Why do you look so upset ?The young man says, " Well sir, you told me that your daughter is already a Sundara Vati, Padma Vati, Dharma Vati, Kala Vati, Vidya Vati and a Veda Vati ? ""Yes, my son - I certainly did " replies the old man.But Sir - you forgot to tell me that, she is also already a 'Garbha Vati'Sarva Guna Sampanna Kanya:-)Pl comment !!
Gingermasalatadka:  A. JAB BHI YE DIL UDAAS HOTA HAI - Mohd.Rafi & Sharda.FILM: SEEMA (nineteen seventy one)STARRING: Rakesh Roshan, Simi Garewal, Sulochana, Kabir...... more

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  Web results for Padmas
Former DRDO scientist's house burgled

Faridabad, Jan 31 (PTI) Burglers struck at the house of a former DRDO scientist in Sector-17 of the city, police said here today. Dr Satendra... ...

http://www.ptinews.com/news/5638071_Former-DRDO-scientist-s-house-burgled.html
Two-week-long 35th National Games begin in Kerala

Finally the 35th National Games got underway here Saturday evening at the brand new state-of-the-art Greenfield Stadium with more than 40,000... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a525421.html
Will P Vijayan IPS Beat K Chandrasekhar Rao, Salman Khan t

1 of 2 PVijayan Indian of the year/Facebook K Chandrasekhar Rao Indian of the year/Facebook Popular news channel CNN-IBN will give away... ...

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Dimbeswar Lahon receives Bokul Ban Award .

Guwahati, Assam [Jan 2015] Litterateur Dimbeswar Lahon, who has made stellar contributions towards Assamese folk culture, was awarded with the... ...

http://www.voiceofassam.com/news4.htm
PADMABHUSON & PADMASREE award recipient from Assam.

Guwahati, Assam [Jan 2015] Filmmaker Jahnu Barua, recipient of the Padma Bhushan, and litterateur Dr Lakshmi Nandan Bora and environmental... ...

http://www.voiceofassam.com/news3.htm

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