PADMA VIBHUSHAN

  • Padma awards announced: Amitabh Bachchan, LK Advani among other recipients January 26, 2015

    LK Advani, Amitabh Bachchan, thespian Dilip Kumar and Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Sunday were chosen for this year's Padma Vibhushan, the second highest civilian honour, as government gave a saffron touch honouring eminent people of various fields in 2015's list of Padma awardees. ...
  • Remembering Zohra Sehgal, the grand old lady of Indian cinema July 11, 2014

    Zohra Sehgal passed away on Thursday evening after suffering a cardiac arrest. The legendary bollywood actress was 102 years old. Her last rites will take place on Friday. Sehgal was a part of the Indian film industry for nearly 8 decades. She was awarded the Padma Vibhushan for her outstanding...
  • Govt announces names of Padma award winners January 25, 2012

    However, PMO sources have made it clear that no Bharat Ratna will be awarded this year. ...
  • National wipes: What made news today February 4, 2008

    Patan: Here's what made news in the rest of the country. A girl student, at a primary teachers training college in Patan district of Gujarat, has alleged that she was repeatedly raped by some teachers of the college. The Supreme Court today dismissed a petition seeking prosecution of Infosys promoter and Padma...