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Padma Awards


News  /  Published 29.03.22

Padma Bhushan honour for actor Victor Banerjee

Olympic gold medallist Neeraj Chopra and late Uttar Pradesh chief minister Kalyan Singh (posthumously) were among the 65 personalities who were conferred the Padma awards on Monday.  The Padma B...
By My Kolkata Web Desk in Kolkata

Jharkhand  /  Published 10.02.22

Padma Shri to tribal scholar

He didn’t get a bed in any hospital and died without medical attention in Jharkhand capital last year and the Union government decided to recognise his scholastic work by conferring Padma Shri o...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi

India  /  Published 28.01.22

Awards row: Raj sides with Azad

Amid internal rumblings within the Congress over Ghulam Nabi Azad being awarded Padma Bhushan, Congress leader Raj Babbar took a dig at those criticising Azad within the party, saying the importance o...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

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News  /  Published 27.01.22

Padma awards honour for academics and scholars

Indian Statistical Institute director Sanghamitra Bandyopadhyay and Jamia Millia Islamia vice-chancellor Najma Akhtar honoured...
By Our Correspondent

India  /  Published 26.01.22

Kapil Sibal on Ghulam Nabi

However, Congress leader Jairam Ramesh had on Tuesday taken a veiled dig at Azad who was conferred with the award. "Right thing to do. He wants to be Azad not Ghulam," Ramesh said on Twitte...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 25.01.22

Buddha refuses Padma Bhushan

Former West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee on Tuesday said he was not aware that he had been named for the Padma Bhushan and he would reject it if it were so, in a rare instance of a re...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 25.01.22

Param Vishisht Seva Medal for Neeraj

Subedar Neeraj Chopra, who created history last year by winning India's first athletics gold medal in Olympics, was awarded Param Vishisht Seva Medal on Tuesday for his distinguished service. Chop...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 25.01.22

Rawat, Kalyan get Padma Vibhushan posthumously

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella and Google's Sundar Pichai were also named for the Padma Bhushan. Singer Sonu Nigam and Olympic gold medallist Neeraj Chopra have been honoured with the Padma Shri alo...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi


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