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Victor Banerjee and Sonu Nigam

Padma Awards 2022: Sonu Nigam, Victor Banerjee And Others Win The Prestigious Award

Singer Sonu Nigam, actor Victor Banerjee, Marathi singer Sulochana Chavan, singer Madhuri Barthwal, musician Ballesh Bhajantri and filmmaker Chandraprakash Dwivedi won awards at the Padma awards ceremony.

29 March 2022

Satya Nadella took over as Microsoft CEO in 2014.

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella’s Son Zain Nadella Passes Away At 26

Nadella, who took over as the CEO of Microsoft in 2014, has been engaged in designing products that can serve individuals with disabilities better.


TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee.

Mamata Banerjee Urges Regional Parties To Come Together And Defeat BJP In 2024 Parliament Election

West Bengal CM and TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee said: ‘We want all regional parties to come together and defeat the BJP in 2024. We want everybody to come together and fight against the BJP and defeat it. Our motto is the...


President Ram Nath Kovind will confer Padma awards on Monday

Padma Awards 2022: Covaxin Maker, Kalyan Singh Awarded, Find Full List Of 128 Recipients

This year, 128 Padma awards are being presented and the first civil investiture ceremony was held on March 21 during which 54 personalities were given the honour.

28 March 2022

Ashwani Kumar resigns from Congress.(File image)

‘Lack Of Inspirational Leadership Prompted Me To Leave Congress’: Ashwani Kumar

Former Law Minister Ashwani Kumar, after quitting the Congress, said he had reached his limits of perseverance in the party, which, he said, lacked inspirational leadership and is facing an existential challenge.


Congress leader Dr Karan Singh.

Ghulam Nabi Azad’s Padma Bhushan Should Not Become Intra Party Controversy: Congress leader Karan Singh

Congress leader Karan Singh's comments come amid a controversy triggered soon, after the announcement of the Padma awards on Tuesday.

27 January 2022

SP Balasubrahmanyam’s Last Unreleased Song Immortalised on NFT Platform

Diginoor, an NFT platform, has launched an unreleased Tamil devotional song of the legendary Indian playback singer

28 March 2022

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Buddhadeb's Name Announced For Padma Bhusan As BJP Eyeing Left Votes: TMC

CPI(M) state secretary Surjya Kanta Mishra said Bhattacharjee's decision was in line with the party's stand to not accept any such state-instituted award and nothing else should be read into it.

27 January 2022

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26 January 2022
Devendra Jhajharia Says Padma Bhushan Award 'Huge For Disabled Community’

Devendra Jhajharia Says Padma Bhushan Award 'Huge For Disabled Community’

Devendra Jhajharia, who won a gold each at the 2004 and 2016 Paralympics and a silver at Tokyo in 2020, is the first para-athlete to be felicitated with the...


26 January 2022
Congress Veteran Ghulam Nabi Azad Terms Speculations About His Political Plans ‘Mischievous Propaganda’

Congress Veteran Ghulam Nabi Azad Terms Speculations About His Political Plans ‘Mischievous Propaganda’

The reports had claimed that Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad had changed his Twitter profile, but Azad, who has been critical of his party leadership and...


26 January 2022
Here Are The Indian Film Personalities To Have Been Awarded Padma Awards This Year

Here Are The Indian Film Personalities To Have Been Awarded Padma Awards This Year

President Ram Nath Kovind approved the names of 128 Padma Award recipients on Tuesday. Veteran actor Victor Banerjee, playback singer Sonu Nigam, and filmmaker...


26 January 2022
A Tale Of Two Dreams

A Tale Of Two Dreams

Paralympic Shooter Avani Lekhara is recently conferred with Padma Bhushan award by the government of India. Her name will go down in history as India’s first...


26 January 2022
Victor Banerjee | An Artiste, A Legend 

Victor Banerjee | An Artiste, A Legend 

Ray, Polanski, David Lean – Victor Banerjee's celluloid repertoire stood out from the start as he chose to play character roles than succumbing to the easy...


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26 January 2022
Padma Awards 2022 | Behind Centre’s Surprise Choice Of CPI(M)’s Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee

Padma Awards 2022 | Behind Centre’s Surprise Choice Of CPI(M)’s Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee

Bengal’s last leftist chief minister declined the award in a brief statement soon after he was notified. Supporters of the BJP, on the other hand, blamed the...


25 January 2022
Padma Awards 2022 | A Star-Packed List Of 128 Winners

Padma Awards 2022 | A Star-Packed List Of 128 Winners

‘Padma Vibhushan’ is awarded for exceptional and distinguished service; ‘Padma Bhushan’ for distinguished service of high order and ‘Padma Shri’...


15 December 2020
Padma Vibhushan Awardee Aerospace Scientist Roddam Narasimha Dies At 87

Padma Vibhushan Awardee Aerospace Scientist Roddam Narasimha Dies At 87

Eminent aerospace scientist died after suffering a brain haemorrhage


26 January 2020
Republic Day 2020: Meet The Unsung Heroes Who Have Been Conferred With Padma Awards

Republic Day 2020: Meet The Unsung Heroes Who Have Been Conferred With Padma Awards

Jagdish Lal Ahuja, who serves free food to patients and attendants outside PGI hospital in Chandigarh, and Mohammed Sharif, who has performed last rites of...


25 January 2020
India Gives 141 Padma Awards On Republic Day, Former Union Ministers, Bollywood Celebs Among Awardees

India Gives 141 Padma Awards On Republic Day, Former Union Ministers, Bollywood Celebs Among Awardees

Late Union Ministers Arun Jaitley, Sushma Swaraj and George Fernandes given Padma Vibhushan, Manohar Parrikar Gets Padma Bhushan.


25 January 2020
Padma Awards: Mary Kom To Be Conferred Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan For PV Sindhu

Padma Awards: Mary Kom To Be Conferred Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan For PV Sindhu

Eight sportspersons were named for the prestigious Padma awards on the eve of the 2020 Republic Day, and they are Mary Kom (Padma Vibhushan), P V Sindhu (Padma...


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25 January 2020
R-Day: Arun Jaitley, Sushma Swaraj, George Fernandes Awarded Padma Vibhushan Posthumously

R-Day: Arun Jaitley, Sushma Swaraj, George Fernandes Awarded Padma Vibhushan Posthumously

Former Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar and Industrialist Anand Mahindra among those awarded Padma Bhushan.


19 August 2019
Veteran Music Composer Khayyam Passes Away At 92

Veteran Music Composer Khayyam Passes Away At 92

Legendary music composer Mohammed Zahur Hashmi, popularly known as Khayyam, was a recipient of Sangeet Natak Akademi Award and Padma Bhushan.


12 March 2019
President Kovind Confers Padma Awards On 47 'Inspiring' Personalities

President Kovind Confers Padma Awards On 47 'Inspiring' Personalities

The Padma Awards - one of the highest civilian awards of the country -- are conferred in three categories: the Padma Vibhushan, the Padma Bhushan and the Padma...


04 February 2019
Will Return Padma Bhusham If Centre Does Not Agree For Lokpal, Lokayukta: Anna Hazare

Will Return Padma Bhusham If Centre Does Not Agree For Lokpal, Lokayukta: Anna Hazare

Anna Hazare, an anti-corruption crusader, was awarded the third highest civilian honour in 1992.


28 January 2019
Patriotic ISRO Scientist Nambi Narayanan Falsely Implicated For Politics: PM Modi

Patriotic ISRO Scientist Nambi Narayanan Falsely Implicated For Politics: PM Modi

The Prime Minister said it was an "honour" for his government to have got the opportunity to confer the Padma Bhushan to Nambi Narayanan.


26 January 2019
Bachendri Pal Conferred With Padma Bhushan; Padma Shri For Gautam Gambhir, Sunil Chhetri

Bachendri Pal Conferred With Padma Bhushan; Padma Shri For Gautam Gambhir, Sunil Chhetri

In 1984, Pal became the first Indian woman to reach the summit of Mount Everest.


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