Super 30 founder will be conferred `Education Excellence Award`

Super 30 founder Anand Kumar, whose
initiative helped several students from underprivileged
families make it to the IIT-JEE, will be conferred the
`Education in Excellence Award-2011` in Doha on Friday.

Shashi Kapoor, Montek Singh conferred Padma awards

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.

Karan Singh conferred hon professorship by Chinese university

Senior Congress leader Karan
Singh, President of Indian Council for Cultural Relations
(ICCR), has been conferred honorary professorship by Shenzhen
University, one of the leading universities in South China.