Padma Bhushan

Padma Vibhushan for Mary Kom, PV Sindhu awarded Padma Bhushan

Sindhu became the only Indian woman to win an Olympic silver when she reached the final of the women's singles event at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. 

Jan 26, 2020, 09:57 AM IST

Padma Vibhushan for Arun Jaitley, Sushma Swaraj, George Fernandes posthumously; Manohar Parrikar given Padma Bhushan, Padma Shree for 118

This year, 7 people have been chosen for Padma Vibhushan, sixteen have been given the Padma Bhushan and 118 the Padma Shri for their outstanding achievements and distinguished services in their respective fields.

Jan 25, 2020, 22:49 PM IST

Will return 'Padma Bhushan' if Centre doesn't fulfill Lokpal promise: Anna Hazare

Anna Hazare is on an indefinite hunger strike over the Lokpal issue.

Feb 04, 2019, 07:13 AM IST

Padma Awards 2019: Full list of Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri awardees

Among the popular names in the list of awardees are Kariya Munda, Mohanlal, Kuldip Nayar, Sunil Chetri, Kader Khan, Manoj Bajpayee, Prabhu Deva and Gautam Gambhir.

Jan 25, 2019, 22:22 PM IST

Kader Khan, Sunil Chhetri, Kariya Munda, Kuldip Nayar among others honoured with Padma Awards

The awards are given in several fields of activities including art, social work, public affairs, science and engineering, trade and industry, medicine, literature and education, sports, civil service, etc. 

Jan 25, 2019, 22:14 PM IST

More than 1,200 nominations received for Padma Awards; September 15 last date for online recommendations

The Padma awards, namely, Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri, are amongst the highest civilian awards of the country.  

Jun 13, 2018, 00:14 AM IST

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

"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

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