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Will not beg Bharat Ratna for my father: Hockey legend Dhyan Chand's son

Ashok Kumar, regarded as the world's best dribbler in hockey, post-independence, and son of an unbeatable athlete in modern sports history, said that the country should not forget Dhyan Chand's ultra-nationalistic character. 

Aug 29, 2019, 17:02 PM IST

Former President Pranab Mukherjee awarded Bharat Ratna by President Ram Nath Kovind

Former President Pranab Mukherjee was awarded the country's highest civilian award, Bharat Ratna, by President Ram Nath Kovind today. Watch full video to know more. #PranabMukherjeeBharatRatna #DNA

Aug 08, 2019, 23:18 PM IST

Former President Pranab Mukherjee awarded Bharat Ratna

Pranab Mukherjee, India's 13th President, was honoured with the Bharat Ratna on Thursday evening at the Rashtrapati Bhavan. Social activist Nanaji Deshmukh - one of the founding members of Bharatiya Jan Sangh - too was awarded Bharat Ratna, posthumously.

Aug 08, 2019, 21:40 PM IST

Former President Pranab Mukherjee awarded Bharat Ratna

Pranab Mukherjee was presented with the award by President Ram Nath Kovind amid rapturous applause from those present for the ceremony.

Aug 08, 2019, 18:13 PM IST

Bhupen Hazarika to receive Bharat Ratna on Thursday

Bhupen Hazarika was most popular in West Bengal and Bangladesh and was responsible for introducing the culture and folk music of Assam and Northeast India to Hindi cinema.

Aug 08, 2019, 12:49 PM IST

Pranab Mukherjee to receive Bharat Ratna today

The former president was selected for Bharat Ratna, India's highest civilian award - by incumbent President Ram Nath Kovind, said a statement issued by the Rashtrapati Bhawan in January 2019.

Aug 08, 2019, 08:33 AM IST

Pranab Mukherjee to be awarded Bharat Ratna on August 8

Former President Pranab Mukherjee will be awarded the Bharat Ratna on August 8.

Jul 28, 2019, 19:28 PM IST

Pranab Mukherjee to be awarded Bharat Ratna on August 8

Pranab Mukherjee, India's 13th President, was selected for Bharat Ratna - India's highest civilian award - in January of 2019.

Jul 28, 2019, 18:40 PM IST

Bhupen Hazarika's son agrees to receive Bharat Ratna on behalf of father

Tej Hazarika, son of the iconic Assamese singer-composer Bhupen Hazarika, has now decided to receive the Bharat Ratna on behalf of his late father.

Feb 15, 2019, 16:13 PM IST

Shiv Sena hits out at Modi government for not honouring Savarkar with Bharat Ratna

The Sena, an ally of the BJP at the Centre and in Maharashtra, has since long been demanding the highest civilian award for Vinayak Damodar Savarkar.

Jan 28, 2019, 12:23 PM IST

5W1H: Baba Ramdev demands Bharat Ratna for Sanyasis

Yoga guru Ramdev has lamented that no one from the saint community has been chosen for the country's highest civilian award - 'Bharat Ratna' - in the past 70 years.

Jan 27, 2019, 17:28 PM IST

Badhir News: Special show for hearing impaired, January 27th, 2019

This is a special segment for hearing impaired which brings to you latest updates of the afternoon. Watch this video to know the latest news stories of the day.

Jan 27, 2019, 16:36 PM IST

News 100: Watch top news stories of the day

This segment of Zee News brings top news stories of the day. Watch this video to know the latest news headlines.

Jan 27, 2019, 14:36 PM IST

Baba Ramdev demands Bharat Ratna for Sanyasis

Yoga guru Ramdev has lamented that no one from the saint community has been chosen for the country's highest civilian award - 'Bharat Ratna' - in the past 70 years.

Jan 27, 2019, 13:34 PM IST

Highest honour is being a citizen of India: Pranab Mukherjee on Bharat Ratna

Former President Pranab Mukherjee Saturday expressed his "deep sense of humility and gratitude" to the people of India for being awarded Bharat Ratna, saying that he had received much more from the people than what he had given in return. He said the highest honour for any individual in the country was to be the citizen of India and he was proud of it.

Jan 27, 2019, 10:20 AM IST

Yoga guru Ramdev demands Bharat Ratna for 'sanyasis', says no seer chosen for the award in past 70 years

Ramdev has demanded that seers should also be considered for Bharat Ratna. 

Jan 27, 2019, 07:46 AM IST

DNA: Non Stop News, January 26th, 2019

This segment of DNA brings to you important stories of the day. Watch this video for more info.

Jan 26, 2019, 21:48 PM IST

Taal Thok Ke: Why is there a political silence over Pranab Mukherjee's Bharat Ratna honor?

Taal Thok Ke: This is a special segment of Taal Thok Ke which brings to you panel discussion on concurrent issues. Why is there a political silence over Pranab Mukherjee's Bharat Ratna honor? Watch this debate to know more.

Jan 26, 2019, 19:46 PM IST

Badhir News: Special show for hearing impaired, January 26th, 2019

This is a special segment for hearing impaired which brings to you latest updates of the afternoon. Watch this video to know the latest news stories of the day.

Jan 26, 2019, 17:30 PM IST

Have got more from the country than I gave: Pranab Mukherjee

Former President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday expressed gratitude after the country's highest honour - Bharat Ratna - was conferred on him. He said that he has always got more from the country than he has given.

Jan 26, 2019, 17:24 PM IST