India`s first woman photographer
Homai Vyarawalla, yesteryear
actor Shashi Kapoor and Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia
were among those who were conferred the Padma awards on Friday.
To uplift Bihar from bottom of
development index, the Planning Commission on Tuesday raised annual
outlay for the state by 20 percent to Rs 24,000 crore with
emphasis on power sector for 2011-12 financial year.
Wipro Chairman Azim Premji,
Planning Commission Deputy Chairperson Montek Singh
Ahaluwalia, former diplomat Brajesh Mishra and Telugu thespian
A Nageshwara Rao were on Tuesday chosen for Padma Vibhushan, this year.
After attacking fuel price hike,
a senior Congress leader has targeted Deputy Chairman of Planning Commission Montek Singh Ahluwalia, telling him that the Government is run by "elected representatives and not the plan panel".