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Jul 25, 2017
Professor Yash Pal dies at 90: Renowned academic, 'poet of science' was committed to the cause of educationRenowned Indian scientist Padma Vibhushan Professor Yash Pal passed away on Monday in Noida, Uttar Pradesh
Jun 28, 2017
Pullela Gopichand biopic in the works; film on badminton ace will be made in Hindi, TeluguAce badminton star Pullela Gopichand's biopic is all set to go on the floors. The rights have been acquired by Vikram Malhotra of Airlift fame.
Jun 01, 2017
Padma Awards 2018: Govt invites nominations, recommendations on online portal padmaawards.gov.inThe process of honouring outstanding personalities from different walks of life with Padma awards for 2018 has begun with the home ministry inviting nominations.
Apr 11, 2017
Jamini Roy: Remembering the artist's six best works on his 130th birth anniversaryJamini Roy rejected the modern style, preferring to paint in the Bengali folk style and used indigenous materials.
Apr 06, 2017
Asha Parekh: Was hurt by Nitin Gadkari saying I 'chased' him for Padma Bhushan recommendationAsha Parekh will launch her autobiography The Hit Girl on 10 April.
Mar 28, 2017
Michael Ferreira gets bail in Rs 1,000-cr QNet scam: Here's how the Padma awardee got into troubleDespite the allegations, QNets Global CEO Trevor Kuna last week said the company has big plans for India
Jan 30, 2017
India's top paddler Sharath Kamal backs Pankaj Advani, feels 'disappointed' with the current systemIndia's leading table tennis player Sharath Kamal, who was ignored for Padma Shri, feels the existing awards application system makes the athletes beg for the honour.
Jan 05, 2017
Renowned sitar player Abdul Halim Jaffer Khan passed away at 88Renowned sitar player Abdul Halim Jaffer Khan — the last survivor of the "Sitar Trinity" of India along with the late Pandit Ravi Shankar and Ustad Vilayat Khan — died in Mumbai on Wednesday after a brief illness, a family member said. He was 88.
Oct 07, 2016
Heisnam Kanhailal, Manipuri theatre great and Padma Bhushan awardee, passes awayEminent Manipuri theatre personality Heisnam Kanhailal passed away at his Langol Tarung residence in Imphal West district following a brief illness, his family said. He was 75.
Oct 05, 2016
The International Astronautical Federation inducts scientist U.R Rao into its Hall of FameThe International Astronautical Federation (IAF) on Tuesday said renowned space scientist U.R. Rao had been inducted into its Hall of Fame for his contribution to development of India's space technology.