This year the President has approved 119 Padma awards. The list comprises seven Padma Vibhushan, 10 Padma Bhushan and 102 Padma Shri Awards
26 Jan 2021 1:00 AM
Tabla maestro Zakir Hussain talks about his protégé Marcus Gilmore and how their interactions brought a new dimension to his music.
13 Dec 2019 12:42 AM
Eight other woman athletes, including shuttler PV Sindhu, have also been nominated for the Padma Bhushan and Padma Shree.
12 Sep 2019 3:30 PM
Artisans from six states will display products that are aesthetically manufactured by fusing the age-old art forms with contemporary designs.
27 Mar 2019 12:01 AM
Anna Hazare has been on a hunger strike since last Wednesday at his native Ralegan Siddhi village in Maharashtra's Ahmednagar district.
04 Feb 2019 8:41 AM
Simplistic and serious minded, Advani loves hanging around with family. And busy improving his game, and working on his app.
26 Aug 2018 12:46 AM
After that there was no looking back for Neeraj. That perhaps was the Golden Period of Romantic stories in Hindi films.
26 Jul 2018 1:06 AM
Born on May 11, 1918 in Kerala, Sarabhai trained in Bharatnatyam, Kathakali and Mohiniyattom.
11 May 2018 11:04 AM
On this date, in 1982, Varma received the Jnanpith Award for her outstanding contributions to Indian literature.
27 Apr 2018 8:20 AM
Former captain made the nation proud once again, as he marched down the aisle.
04 Apr 2018 12:09 AM
The central government too has given in-principle approval for channelising the water from Damanganga-Pinjal to the Godavari river.
21 Dec 2017 6:52 AM
Born on September 9, 1927 in Uttar Pradesh's Faizabad, Kunwar Narayan was known for his poetry, stories and critiques.
15 Nov 2017 7:35 PM
After attaining super stardom and scores of fans all over the world, the stars are aligned for Rajini’s political plans.
04 Jun 2017 5:14 AM
Dancing on a boat, was a challenge even for the professional dancers, but every moment of the shoot was enjoyable for them.
12 May 2017 6:13 PM
It’s a difficult instrument to master and associated with vigour and a certain robustness.
02 May 2017 5:47 AM
As the news of her demise surfaced, artistes from across the country expressed their heartfelt condolences.
05 Apr 2017 12:17 AM
Having danced her way through the years, veteran dancer Dr Kanak Rele speaks about the spring in her step.
24 Feb 2017 1:20 AM
Sangma posthumously honoured; sports stars, unsung heroes on list.
26 Jan 2017 2:31 AM