Updated : 1 week, 1 day ago IST
Mangaluru (Karnataka) [India], Oct 11 (ANI): Renowned saxophonist and Padma Shri awardee Kadri Gopalnath passed away here on Friday morning.
Updated : 3 weeks, 6 days ago IST
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Sept 22 (ANI): Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) National Working President J P Nadda met Jnanpith awardee writer Chandrashekhar Kambar at his residence here today.
Updated : 2 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Aug 19 (ANI): Deepa Malik, the Rio Paralympics silver medallist, who has been nominated for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna, said she will dedicate the honour to her father.
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 : 3 months, 3 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 : 5 months, 1 week 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 : 5 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Madhubani (Bihar) India, May 3 (ANI): Jitwarpur village in Bihar, famed for its unique vibrant Madhubani art and home to three Padma Shri recipients, is seeking government's attention to revive and promote its folk art.
Updated : 7 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], March 22 (ANI): Indian cricketer Gautam Gambhir is likely to join the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday, said sources.
New Delhi [India] Mar 17 (ANI): Actor Manoj Bajpayee, who is known for his raw acting prowess was honoured with Padma Shri, the fourth highest civilian award, from President Ram Nath Kovind at the ceremony held in Rashtrapati Bhawan on Saturday.
Updated : 7 months, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India], Mar 16 (ANI): Former Indian cricketer Gautam Gambhir, and four other sports personalities received Padma Awards from President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday for their awe-inspiring contribution to the sports world.
New Delhi [India], Mar 11 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind on Monday conferred the Padma awards to 56 of the 112 personalities, chosen for this year's honour, at the Rashtrapati Bhawan.
Updated : 8 months, 2 weeks 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.