Updated : 1 year, 2 months ago IST
Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Jan 26 (ANI): Social worker Rajani Kant of Varanasi, who made it to the list of Padma Shri awardees this year, said that there is transparency by the government in choosing the names of the Padma awardees else persons like him could never think of getting it
Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Jan 26 (ANI): The family members of the 90-year-old vocal-artist Hiralal Yadav from Varanasi, were overwhelmed and thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi, no sooner Yadav’s name surfaced among those who will be conferred with Padma Shri award this year.
New Delhi (India), Jan 25 (ANI): Senior advocate and activist HS Phoolka, who has been conferred with Padma Shri award, dedicated the honour to all those who are working for the protection of human rights.
Updated : 1 year, 3 months ago IST
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Dec 25 (ANI): Social worker and Padma Shri awardee Sulagitti Narasamma passed away in Bengaluru on Tuesday. She was 98 years old.
Updated : 1 year, 8 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], July 28 (NewsVoir): A book 'Through The Platina' based on the creative life of the eminent artist and Padma Shri-awardee Anjolie Ela Menon, was launched at the National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA) in Delhi on Friday.
Updated : 2 years, 2 months ago IST
New Delhi [India] January 28 (ANI): Spiritual leader Siddheshwar Swamiji of Jnana Yogashram, who is often referred to as the 'Walking God of North Karnataka', has respectfully declined to accept the Padma Shri award.
Kallar (Kerala) [India], Jan 28 (ANI): A 75-year-old tribal woman from Kallar forest area has received the country's fourth highest civilian honours Padma Shri Award for her breakthrough in practising traditional medicine.
Darbhanga (Bihar) [India], Jan. 27 (ANI): Scientist Manas Bihari Varma on Friday expressed happiness for being conferred the Padma Shri award.
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India] January 26 (ANI): Son of late Urdu poet Anwar Jalalpuri on Friday expressed his gratitude towards the Government of India for honouring his father with Padma Shri award.
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Jan. 26 (ANI): Veteran Bengali actress and Padma Shri awardee Supriya Devi died on Friday at her residence in Kolkata.
New Delhi [India], Jan 26 (ANI): In an unprecedented move, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday evening announced Padma Shri award for one individual from each Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) country.
Updated : 2 years, 5 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], November 1 (ANI): Minister of State (MoS) for Parliamentary Affairs Vijay Goel on Wednesday wrote to Home Minister Rajnath Singh and nominated Indian badminton's new superstar Kidambi Srikanth for the prestigious Padma Shri award.