BHARAT RATNA AWARD

  • Sachin Tendulkar awarded Bharat Ratna February 4, 2014

    Sachin, who retired from cricket on November 16 last year, received India's biggest civilian honour on Tuesday. ...
  • Sachin Tendulkar to receive Bharat Ratna on February 4 January 17, 2014

    New Delhi: Indian cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar will receive the Bharat Ratna on February 4. According to a report, President Pranab Mukherjee will confer India's highest civilian award to Tendulkar at a ceremony to be held next month. Tendulkar, who retired from international cricket on November 16, 2013, was chosen for...
  • Sachin not recommended for Bharat Ratna January 25, 2012

    New Delhi: Indian batsman Sachin Tendulkar's name has not been recommended for the Bharat Ratna award, according to CNNIBN sources. Reports state that the BCCI has not sent any names of Indian cricketers for India's highest civilian honour. The Sports Ministry has recommended the names of hockey legend Major Dhyan Chand...
  • Gujjars seek Bharat Ratna for girl who killed militant September 30, 2009

    Jammu: An 18yearold Muslim woman who killed a LashkareTaiba (LeT) terrorist after snatching his gun deserves the Bharat Ratna, India's highest civilian award, Gujjar leaders in Jammu and Kashmir say. The Tribal Research and Cultural Foundation, an organisation of nomadic tribes, has urged President Pratibha Patil, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and...