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Jan 26, 2018
Padma awards announced: List of eminent 85 includes music composer Ilaiyaraja, Indian captain MS Dhoni, Pankaj AdvaniKeeping its promise of honouring “unsung heroes”, the government on Thursday announced Padma Shri awards for personalities who served the poor, set up free schools and popularized tribal arts globally
Aug 31, 2017
Rape convict Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh's name was recommended for Padma award by 4,208 peopleGurmeet, who was sentenced to 20 years in jail for raping two followers this week, recommended himself five times.
Aug 18, 2017
Padma Awards 2018: Govt invites nominations, recommendations to honour 'unsung heroes'Till 15 September, anyone can nominate any person for the prestigious Padma Awards for the year 2018, with the government laying stress on honouring the unsung heroes.
Aug 17, 2017
Narendra Modi at Champions of Change event: Govt taking steps to uproot 'institutionalised corruption'Addressing over 200 start-up entrepreneurs at 'Champions of Change' programme, Narendra Modi said the government has taken numerous measures to ease the life of the common man
Jul 06, 2017
Over 2,500 people apply for Padma Awards 2018; nominations till 30 JuneMore than 2,500 people from different walks of life have so far applied for Padma awards which will be announced on the eve of Republic Day.
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.
Jan 26, 2017
Republic Day 2017: With 120 Padma awardees announced, govt makes gesture of political goodwillIn a rare gesture of political goodwill, the government on Wednesday announced Padma awards for leadership cutting across party lines — from NCP supremo Sharad Pawar, former Lok Sabha Speaker PA Sangma and Jammu and Kashmir stalwart Mufti Mohammad Sayeed to its own veterans, Murli Manohar Joshi and Sunderlal Patwa.
Sep 09, 2016
Padma Awards: Govt allows nomination from general public to end lobbyingThe nominations can be made online but the nominators would be required to furnish their Aadhaar details for authenticity and accountability.
Mar 28, 2016
From Dhirubai Ambani to Ajay Devgn, President Mukherjee confers Padma awards at Rashtrapati BhavanPresident Pranab Mukherjee on Monday conferred Padma awards on 56 eminent personalities, including Dhirubhai Ambani (posthumously), actor Anupam Kher and former Comptroller and Auditor General of India Vinod Rai, at a function at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi.
Feb 03, 2016
'Kapoor & Sons' first look: Rishi Kapoor gets more versatile with ageToday, 47 years after his debut as a child actor, Rishi Kapoor continues to stun and regale us as an actor.