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Padma Vibhushan

Odisha decides not to shift Konark horse

Last month, the Bhubaneswar Smart City Limited proposed relocation of the statue which symbolises the might of ancient Kalinga dynasty

28 Jul 2021 8:38 AM

AA Edit | Bollywood’s first Khan and the idea of India

Though his last film was released 23 years ago, in 1998, Dilip Kumar remains a daunting, revered presence in the Indian film industry

08 Jul 2021 1:06 AM

Mystic Mantra: What decides our success?

It is quite disturbing for me that someone's sickness is a lucrative business, because you would not want everyone to become healthy.

04 Mar 2020 2:40 AM

Remembering Uday Shankar, exponent of Tandav Nritya

The Rudra Tandava is said to depict his violent nature – first as creator and later as the destroyer of the universe.

26 Feb 2020 6:47 AM

Minor planet named after Pandit Jasraj, first Indian musician to receive this honour

International Astronomical Union (IAU) has named minor planet 2006 VP32 (number -300128), discovered on Nov 11, 2006, as 'Panditjasraj'.

30 Sep 2019 11:16 AM


Dancing Waters: Speaking of water conservation with Kathak and drums

The best part of the composition was the blend of drums and instruments like the violin, tabla, guitar and sitar with Kathak.

26 Sep 2019 1:58 AM

Mary Kom recommended for Padma Vibhushan, PV Sindhu for Padma Bhushan

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

Nearly 50K nominations for Padma Awards

The process for filing nominations for the Padma Awards was made online in 2016 with help of a simple, accessible and secure online platform.

12 Oct 2018 1:06 AM

Google celebrates Mahadevi Varma with doodle

On this date, in 1982, Varma received the Jnanpith Award for her outstanding contributions to Indian literature.

27 Apr 2018 8:20 AM

Tamil industrialists' daughter marries Bengaluru-based tech entrepreneur in Jodhpur

Dr. Lakshmi Venu, Managing Director of Sundaram Clayton Limited (SCL) married tech entrepreneur, Mahesh Goginen in a private ceremony.

08 Mar 2018 12:59 PM


Illaiyaraja, MS Dhoni on Padma list of 85

Of the 85 Padmas announced, three are Padma Vibhushan, nine Padma Bhushan and 73 Padma Shri awardees.

26 Jan 2018 4:01 AM

An immortal legacy

The intensity of Girija Devi’s fluid notes will forever flow in the hearts of her students and music enthusiasts.

07 Nov 2017 12:14 AM

NCP will never support BJP, claims Sharad Pawar

Sharad Pawar slammed PM Modi over the demonetisations decision.

31 Jan 2017 6:36 AM

Padmas for Sharad Pawar, Murli Manohar Joshi

Sangma posthumously honoured; sports stars, unsung heroes on list.

26 Jan 2017 2:31 AM

Murli ManoharJoshi, P A Sangma to get Padma Vibhushan

Bharat Ratna, the highest civilian honour, will not be conferred on anybody this year.

25 Jan 2017 9:04 PM