Bollywood industry's gem and veteran actor Shashi Kapoor who has given some of the finest performances will be conferred the Dada Saheb Phalke Award as a recognition of his contribution to the industry.
Germany's Ambassador to India, Michael Steiner, on Tuesday congratulated Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal for his landslide victory in Delhi, and said the assembly polls results show that the Indian voter can never be taken for granted.
London: British Prime Minister David Cameron today congratulated BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on his party`s victory in the Lok Sabha polls and said he is keen to work together.
"Congratulations?@narendramodi" on victory in India`s elections. Keen to work together to get the most from UK-India relationship," tweeted Cameron, who was among the first world leaders to greet Modi.
Colombo: Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa today congratulated Narendra Modi on his party`s massive victory in the Indian general election and invited him on a state visit.
Rajapaksa telephoned Modi to congratulate him on his resounding victory and extended an invitation to the BJP prime ministerial candidate to visit the island-nation, President`s spokesman Mohan Samaranayake said.
Americans may have little
knowledge about cricket but a message of congratulations on
behalf of Prez Barack Obama was conveyed to Sachin
Tendulkar and MS Dhoni for India`s `historic` and
`spectacular` World Cup victory.
On the eve of Sonia Gandhi`s
unanimous re-election as Congress president for the fourth
consecutive term, Chief Minister M Karunanidhi on Thursday
congratulated her for creating a record in the history of the
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh
on Wednesday congratulated Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa on
his re-election and expressed confidence that under his
leadership the country would find lasting peace.