The President of India Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday approved the conferment of Padma Awards to 104 person this year. The list of the awardees comprises of 9 Padma Vibhushan, 20 Padma Bhushan and 75 Padma Shri.
Days after honouring former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee with Bharat Ratna, the Narendra Modi-led BJP government is reportedly mulling to confer Padma Vibhushan, the second highest civilian award in the country, on former deputy PM Lal Krishna Advani.
National Award winning filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani, known for popular films like "Munna Bhai M.B.B.S." and "3 Idiots", says he wishes he could've directed favourite actor Dilip Kumar sometime in his career.
Filmmaker Subhash Ghai today announced that he has been setting up a scholarship in the name of legendary actor Dilip Kumar for the students seeking to study at his film school Whistling Woods International here.
On his 92nd birthday Thursday, veteran actor Dilip Kumar was discharged from the Lilavati Hospital where he was being treated following a bout of pneumonia.Here's wishing the tragedy king a happy birthday and a speedy recovery.
On Dilip Kumar's 92nd birthday Thursday, a host of Bollywood icons, including megastar Amitabh Bachchan and songstress Lata Mangeshkar, as well as his wife Saira Banu went down memory lane to pick their favourite among the veteran actor's popular filmography.
The king of tragedy in Indian cinema, who changed the way audience looked at pathos—Dilip Kumar celebrates his birthday today. The thespian turns 92, with an illustrious career in Bollywood. The man who was born as Muhammad Yusuf Khan in 1922, became popular as Dilip saab (addressed with respect).
Veteran actor Dilip Kumar, who is being treated at Lilavati Hospital for pneumonia, is doing fine now and will be discharged Thursday so he can celebrate his birthday at his residence, says his close family friend Udaya Tara Nayar.
Veteran actor Dilip Kumar, who was admitted to a hospital two days ago for chest infection, is recuperating and will be discharged in next 3-4 days, said the doctors treating him."He has not had fever in the last 24 hours and his condition is much better now.