Updated : 3 months, 1 week ago IST
Surat (Gujarat) [India] Dec 31 (ANI/Newswire Gujarat): Piyuus Jaiswal was awarded the Global Bihar Excellence Award 2019. This award was presented by Rajya Sabha MP and Padma Shri Awardee Dr CP Thakur and Bihar Women Commission president Dilmani Devi in Patna to promote women empowerment.
Updated : 3 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], Dec 18 (ANI): Renowed Urdu humourist and writer Mujtaba Hussain announced returning of Padma Shri award to the government in protest against Citizenship Amendement Act (CAA) 2019.
Updated : 6 months ago IST
Mangaluru (Karnataka) [India], Oct 11 (ANI): Renowned saxophonist and Padma Shri awardee Kadri Gopalnath passed away here on Friday morning.
Updated : 7 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Bilaspur (Chhattisgarh) [India], Aug 17 (ANI): Noted social worker and Padma Shri awardee Damodar Ganesh Bapat passed away at a hospital here on Friday night. He was 84.
Updated : 9 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Banspal Block (Odisha) [India], June 29 (ANI): Padma Shri awardee Daitari Naik, who claims he is struggling to make his ends meet, on Saturday denied returning the prestigious award.
Updated : 10 months, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi (India), June 5 (ANI): Veteran actor and Padma Shri awardee Dinyar Contractor passed away on Wednesday morning due to age-related ailments. He was 79.
Updated : 10 months, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], May 26 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Sunday asked for a report on visa extension denial to a German national - one of the Padma Shri awardees of the year 2019.
Updated : 11 months ago IST
Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh) [India], May 12 (ANI): Padma Shri awardee and Bhojpuri vocal artist Hiralal Yadav passed away in Varanasi on Sunday, he was 93-years-old.
Updated : 1 year, 2 months ago IST
Imphal (Manipur), [India], Feb 03 (ANI): Celebrated filmmaker and music composer Aribam Syam Sharma, who was honoured with Padma Shri in 2006, on Sunday, returned his award in protest against the Citizenship Amendment Bill.
New Delhi (India), Jan 27 (ANI): Indian football team captain Sunil Chhetri joined the elite list of national Footballers to be named a Padma Shri and the man with the highest number of International goals for India said that being chosen for the award is "just pure happiness".
New Delhi (India), Jan 27 (ANI): After their names surfaced in the list of Padma Shri awardees, most of the recipients, cutting across ages and vocations expressed their gratitude towards the central government or the Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Mumbai (Maharashtra), [India], Jan 26 (ANI): Actor Manoj Bajpayee feels honoured and ecstatic after being chosen for the country's fourth highest civilian award, Padma Shri.