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Jul 13, 2017
Indian-origin scientist Subra Suresh to head Singapore's Nanyang Technological UniversitySubra Suresh, an eminent Indian-origin scientist in the US was on Thursday named as the president of Singapore's prestigious Nanyang Technological University.
Jun 12, 2017
C Narayana Reddy, Jnanpith awardee and renowned Telugu poet, passes away at 85C Narayana Reddy received the Jnanpith award in 1988 for his magnup opus Visvambara.
Jun 11, 2017
Madhur Bhandarkar receives Bharat Gaurav award; dedicates it to Indian Armed ForcesIn the past, Madhur Bhandarkar has also been a recipient of the Padma Shri.
Jun 09, 2017
Nepal felicitates first Indian to climb Mount Everest a record six timesNepal has felicitated Love Raj Singh Dharmashaktu who became the first person from the country to summit Mount Everest for a record six times.
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 13, 2017
President Pranab Mukherjee confers Padma Awards to 44 personsPresident Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday conferred coveted Padma awards to 44 persons which included celebrities and unsung heroes who have worked for the society.
Mar 31, 2017
Virat Kohli, Dipa Karmakar among sporting icons awarded with Padma ShriIndian cricket skipper Virat Kohli, Rio Olympics bronze medallist wrestler Sakshi Malik, gymnast Dipa Karmakar were honoured with the Padma Shri by President Pranab Mukherjee at a civil investiture ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi on Thursday.
Mar 31, 2017
Padma Awards 2017: President Pranab Mukherjee honours Sharad Pawar, Virat Kohli and othersPresident Pranab Mukherjee arrives at the Padma Awards 2017 function at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi on Thursday. Vice President Hamid Ansari and Prime Minister Narendra Modi also attended the ceremony along with other dignitaries.
Jan 26, 2017
Subroto Das, man behind unified helpline number on highway gets Padma ShriSubroto Das is this year's recipient of the prestigious Padma Shri, the fourth highest civilian award in the country.
Jan 25, 2017
Jwala Gutta hurt after Padma awards snub, asks 'aren't my credentials good enough?'Jwala Gutta questioned the criteria for selecting recipients of the Padma Awards, the country's highest civilian awards, after being left out in the list announced on Wednesday.