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Padma Shri

A music fest to preserve Majuli’s heritage

The art of mask-making, unique to the island’s Samaguri Xattra, will also be showcased, said Mr Baruah.

12 Nov 2019 2:44 AM

Clocking a century

Tao, a 100-year-old, is an India-born American citizen who has no plans of stopping practising and teaching yoga.

12 May 2019 2:32 AM

Homage to a Guru

Dagar’s student Professor Rinku Lamba made her debut on stage with Raga Kamboj, which was appreciated by all.

09 May 2019 12:08 AM

Olympics fame Yogeshwar Dutt likely to join politics

Dutt did not disclose details of the party he would be joining.

10 Mar 2019 4:49 PM

Awarded Padma Shri for my talent; not physical differentiation: Narthaki Nataraj

Narthaki Nataraj became the first person from the trans community to receive a Padma Shri, the third highest civilian award in the country.

06 Feb 2019 12:34 PM

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I will continue to do responsible films: Manoj Bajpayee on receiving Padma Shri

After winning the fourth highest civilian award, the actor said that he would continue to be a responsible actor like he has been so far.

30 Jan 2019 12:19 AM

Sunil Chhetri sixth footballer to get Padma Shri

He also holds the record for the highest Indian goal scorer in International football with 67 goals.

27 Jan 2019 12:25 AM

Born again on a mountain: Arunima Sinha in a candid chat

Arunima Sinha recently completed her final summit of Mount Vinson in Antarctica on 4 January 2019.

24 Jan 2019 2:08 PM

Google Doodle marks author Ismat Chugtai's 107th birthday

Often called the grande dame of Urdu fiction, Chughtai championed free speech, social liberation, and gender equality through her writing.

21 Aug 2018 8:20 AM

Music is an ocean, says Vishwa Mohan Bhatt

While his expertise lies in Indian classical music, his fiery compositions speak of a fusion of genres.

14 Jun 2018 6:29 AM

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Gulabo Sapera, buried alive, dances world over

Gulabo Sapera has overcome many hurdles to become the world-renowned dancer she is today.

03 Jun 2018 1:08 AM

Google Doodle celebrates legendary dancer Mrinalini Sarabhai

Born on May 11, 1918 in Kerala, Sarabhai trained in Bharatnatyam, Kathakali and Mohiniyattom.

11 May 2018 11:04 AM

Watch: Pune adventurist Shital Mahajan sets new record; skydives in saree

Draped in a pretty pink and purple nine-yard saree, the 35-year-old achieved the feat by skydiving from a height of 13,000 feet.

14 Feb 2018 6:54 PM

Padma Shri awardee, actress Supriya Devi passes away at 83

Supriya devi acted in some 45 Bengali films till 2006 with her last film being The Namesake.

26 Jan 2018 9:59 AM

Padma Shri for 10 ASEAN achievers as India aims to boost ties

The decision to confer the Padma Shri on ASEAN achievers taken as India-ASEAN Commemorative Summit starts in New Delhi.

26 Jan 2018 8:56 AM

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Veteran actor Tom Alter suffering from cancer, confirms son Jamie

The 67-year-old actor has been diagnosed with squamous cell carcinoma, which is a type of skin cancer.

12 Sep 2017 10:00 AM

Sanjeev Kapoor conferred Padma Shri by president

He started out in the hospitality industry in 1984 with a diploma in Hotel Management from IIHM (Indian Institute of Hotel Management) Pusa.

13 Apr 2017 8:14 PM

Kailash Kher bestowed with India’s fourth-highest civilian award, the Padma Shri

He has received the recognition by President Pranab Mukherjee for his contribution to music in the country.

13 Apr 2017 3:27 PM

I raise questions with films, says Nila Madhab Panda

Nila Madhab Panda is celebrating by shooting his next in a slum in the city.

11 Apr 2017 12:14 AM

People’s poet, Nation’s pride

Padma Shri Odia poet Haldhar Nag is in Mumbai for the Gateway litfest where he was presented the Lifetime Achievement award on Saturday.

26 Feb 2017 12:39 AM

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