Padma Bhushan

Padma Bhushan Dalveer Bhandari: 10 things to know about India's judge at ICJ

Padma Bhushan Dalveer Bhandari: 10 things to know about India's judge at ICJ

India's Dalveer Bhandari has been associated with all cases decided by the ICJ from 19 June 2012 till date.

Nov 21, 2017, 10:42 AM IST
Sushil Kumar's coach applies for Padma Bhushan for the wrestler

Sushil Kumar's coach applies for Padma Bhushan for the wrestler

Sushil has till date been the only bona fide Indian athlete to have won two Olympic medals (which include a silver and a bronze).

Sep 26, 2017, 12:27 PM IST
PV Sindhu thanks Sports Ministry for Padma Bhushan nomination

PV Sindhu thanks Sports Ministry for Padma Bhushan nomination

Not to forget, back in March 2015, Sindhu had received the fourth highest civilian ward of India, the Padma Shri.  

Sep 25, 2017, 19:06 PM IST
PV Sindhu recommended for Padma Bhushan by Sports Ministry

PV Sindhu recommended for Padma Bhushan by Sports Ministry

Former Indian skipper and World Cup winning Captain MS Dhoni also got nominated for the same award by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI).

Sep 25, 2017, 11:32 AM IST
Anupam Kher's 3Ps for success- Practice, Persuasion, Preservation

Anupam Kher's 3Ps for success- Practice, Persuasion, Preservation

"It is only practice, persuasion and preservation that enables an ordinary person to become an extraordinary man,"says Anupam Kher to a crowd of about 600 students who attended his acting workshop.

Aug 12, 2017, 15:43 PM IST
Technology cannot add soul to singer's voice: Asha Bhosle

Technology cannot add soul to singer's voice: Asha Bhosle

In an age when technology has a solution to everything, songstress Asha Bhosle says it cannot add 'soul' to a singer`s voice. But the octogenarian legend feels that singers can use technology in 'constructive' ways.

Aug 03, 2017, 13:44 PM IST
Padma Award: What more I need to do? Pankaj Advani asks Sports Minister after being snubbed for prestigious award

Padma Award: What more I need to do? Pankaj Advani asks Sports Minister after being snubbed for prestigious award

Advani, who has pocketed eight world titles in the last eight years, was in race for the third highest civilian award of the country.

Jan 26, 2017, 12:49 PM IST
Honor Trolling: How Saina Nehwal's dignified silence allowed fans to settle 'patriotism' debate among themselves

Honor Trolling: How Saina Nehwal's dignified silence allowed fans to settle 'patriotism' debate among themselves

Saina was announced as Huawei’s sub-brand Honor’s India brand ambassador.

Dec 15, 2016, 18:21 PM IST
Cueist Pankaj Advani recommended for Padma Bhushan, India's third-highest civilian honour

Cueist Pankaj Advani recommended for Padma Bhushan, India's third-highest civilian honour

The winners will be announced on the eve of Republic Day.

Sep 09, 2016, 09:28 AM IST
Awards come with responsibility, wrestler Sushil Kumar says after Padma Bhushan nomination

Awards come with responsibility, wrestler Sushil Kumar says after Padma Bhushan nomination

The Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) recently nominated the 33-year-old for India's third-highest civillian honour.

Sep 07, 2016, 20:39 PM IST
Sushil Kumar recommended for Padma Bhushan, coach Yashvir Singh for Padma Shri

Sushil Kumar recommended for Padma Bhushan, coach Yashvir Singh for Padma Shri

Pankaj Advani's name also features in the list forwarded for the Padma Bhushan. 

Sep 06, 2016, 15:52 PM IST
Two legends, one pic! Amitabh Bachchan shares memorable moment with father Harivansh Rai Bachchan

Two legends, one pic! Amitabh Bachchan shares memorable moment with father Harivansh Rai Bachchan

Check out Amitabh Bachchan's priceless moment with his father Harivansh Rai Bachchan!

May 29, 2016, 18:55 PM IST
Sania Mirza: Tennis ace in Time magazine's '100 Most Influential People in the World' list

Sania Mirza: Tennis ace in Time magazine's '100 Most Influential People in the World' list

Mirza, 29, recently received the Padma Bhushan from President Pranab Mukherjee.

Apr 21, 2016, 19:43 PM IST
President Pranab Mukherjee confers 'Padma Bhushan' on Sania Mirza at Rashtrapati Bhavan

President Pranab Mukherjee confers 'Padma Bhushan' on Sania Mirza at Rashtrapati Bhavan

Sania enjoyed the most sensational run, clinching nine titles -- including two Grand Slams last year with Swiss great Martina Hingis. 

Apr 12, 2016, 12:47 PM IST
Rajinikanth, Priyanka, Sania Mirza conferred with Padma awards: Here is the full list

Rajinikanth, Priyanka, Sania Mirza conferred with Padma awards: Here is the full list

President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday honoured several eminent personalities with the prestigious Padma awards at a simple ceremony held at Rashtrapati Bhavan.

Apr 12, 2016, 12:34 PM IST
Padma Awards 2016: Rajinikanth, Priyanka Chopra conferred with top honours

Padma Awards 2016: Rajinikanth, Priyanka Chopra conferred with top honours

President Pranab Mukherjee today conferred the highest awards to the recipients.

Apr 12, 2016, 11:51 AM IST
Will continue to serve my country, says ‘Padma Bhushan’ Anupam Kher

Will continue to serve my country, says ‘Padma Bhushan’ Anupam Kher

Anupam Kher expressed gratitude to his fans and well-wishers

Mar 29, 2016, 15:14 PM IST
Saina Nehwal receives Padma Bhushan from president Pranab Mukherjee

Saina Nehwal receives Padma Bhushan from president Pranab Mukherjee

The 26-year-old Olympic medalist also congratulated Indian cricket team for reaching the semi-finals of the ongoing ICC World Twenty20.

Mar 28, 2016, 20:32 PM IST
Dhirubhai Ambani, Anupam Kher, Saina Nehwal honoured with Padma awards: Watch ceremony in pics

Dhirubhai Ambani, Anupam Kher, Saina Nehwal honoured with Padma awards: Watch ceremony in pics

President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday presented five Padma Vibhushan, eight Padma Bhushan and 43 Padma Shri awards.

Mar 28, 2016, 15:46 PM IST
When Anupam Kher got 'flashback of life' for Padma Award ceremony

When Anupam Kher got 'flashback of life' for Padma Award ceremony

Anupam has been in the Hindi film fraternity for over two decades and has been part of films like ‘Saaransh’, ‘A Wednesday’, and ‘Silver Linings Playbook’, which also starred Hollywood actors Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence and Robert De Niro. 

Mar 28, 2016, 14:22 PM IST