Padma Bhushan

MS Dhoni a leader, inspiration for life: Arjun Kapoor

MS Dhoni a leader, inspiration for life: Arjun Kapoor

Actor Arjun Kapoor has praised cricket star Mahendra Singh Dhoni, saying he is a leader who has taken Indian cricket to another level in terms of mentality, physicality and consistency.

Apr 03, 2018, 17:23 PM IST
Cricketer MS Dhoni, cueist Pankaj Advani, others conferred Padma awards: Here's the full list

Cricketer MS Dhoni, cueist Pankaj Advani, others conferred Padma awards: Here's the full list

The President presented five Padma Bhushan and 38 Padma Shri awards at the civil investiture ceremony held at the Durbar Hall of the Rashtrapati Bhavan on Monday.

Apr 02, 2018, 23:15 PM IST
MS Dhoni receives Padma Bhushan from President Ram Nath Kovind

MS Dhoni receives Padma Bhushan from President Ram Nath Kovind

Exactly seven years after lighting up the Mumbai skyline with an unforgettable six, Mahendra Singh Dhoni again became the cynosure of all eyes as the honorary Lieutenant Colonel received the Padma Bhushan Award, dressed in an army uniform.

Apr 02, 2018, 20:17 PM IST
Showbiz denizens welcome Ilayaraja's Padma Bhushan

Showbiz denizens welcome Ilayaraja's Padma Bhushan

Here is what the celebrities had to say.

Jan 27, 2018, 16:06 PM IST
Pankaj Advani gets his due with Padma Bhushan award, says no hard feelings against government

Pankaj Advani gets his due with Padma Bhushan award, says no hard feelings against government

The cue sports legend has finally got his due after being ignored for Padma Bhushan the previous two years.

Jan 26, 2018, 19:07 PM IST
Names of Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri awardees announced ahead of Republic Day 2018: Full List

Names of Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri awardees announced ahead of Republic Day 2018: Full List

Illaiyaraja and MS Dhoni are among those who will be given the Padma awards.

Jan 25, 2018, 23:17 PM IST
MS Dhoni, Pankaj Advani, composer Illaiyaraja on list of Padma awardees

MS Dhoni, Pankaj Advani, composer Illaiyaraja on list of Padma awardees

Illaiyaraja and MS Dhoni are among those who will be given the Padma awards.

Jan 25, 2018, 22:50 PM IST
Padma awards: List of awardees to be announced today

Padma awards: List of awardees to be announced today

The Padma awards – Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri – bestowed to honour works of distinction and achievements in a diverse range of fields, will be announced on Thursday.

Jan 25, 2018, 11:40 AM IST
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