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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.
Sep 08, 2016
Pankaj Advani recommended for Padma Bhushan for the second time by BSFIAce cueist Pankaj Advani has been recommended for Padma Bhushan, India's third-highest civilian honour, by the Billiards and Snooker Federation of India (BSFI).
Sep 06, 2016
Sushil Kumar among wrestling personalities nominated for Padma Bhushan by WFITwo-time Olympic-medallist wrestler Sushil Kumar has been nominated for the Padma Bhushan, India's third-highest civillian honour, by the Wrestling Federation of India
Jul 24, 2016
Legendary painter SH Raza laid to rest at ancestral villageLegendary painter SH Raza was laid to rest at Madhya Pradesh's Binjhiya village on Sunday and was given a guard of honour by the Madhya Pradesh police
Jul 07, 2016
Hyundai honors Saina Nehwal by gifting her a new car for winning Australian OpenSaina Nehwal was honoured by Hyundai Motor India Ltd by gifting her the 1st anniversary edition of Indian Car of The year - Creta in an event on Thursday.
Apr 21, 2016
Raghuram Rajan, Priyanka Chopra, Sania Mirza among Time's 100 most influential peopleRBI Governor Raghuram Rajan, tennis star Sania Mirza, actress Priyanka Chopra, Google CEO Sundar Pichai and founders of Flipkart Binny Bansal and Sachin Bansal have been named by Time magazine in its list of the '100 Most Influential People in the World'.
Apr 12, 2016
‘Humbled, honoured, truly thankful’: Sania Mirza conferred with the Padma BhushanIndian tennis star Sania Mirza was conferred with Padma Bhushan at a glittering investiture at Rashtrapati Bhavan in Delhi on Tuesday for her contribution to the game.
Mar 28, 2016
Anupam Kher, Dhirubhai Ambani, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar among Padma awardeesPresident Pranab Mukherjee conferred honours on 56 eminent Padma awardees, including Dhirubhai Ambani and Anupam Kher, on Monday