Padma Shri

SCB’s experts to treat Padma Shri awardee Kamala Pujari

Pujari was earlier admitted to the district headquarters hospital in Koraput on August 21. 

published on : 26th August 2022

Padma Shri awardee Tulsi Gouda gets bridge after decades

She has been living on an elevated platform at Honnali along the Hubballi-Ankola highway for decades.

published on : 22nd August 2022

Narayana Kurup receives Padma Shri at home

Poet P Narayana Kurup received the Padma Shri award at his residence here on Saturday.

published on : 17th April 2022

Neeraj Chopra, Pramod Bhagat receive Padma Shri

The 24-year-old javelin thrower received the prestigious award from President Ram Nath Kovind at the Rashtrapati Bhavan during a ceremony.

published on : 28th March 2022

Artist Paresh Maity joins NFT bandwagon, contemporary artist dips toe into the world of metaverse

The rare collection will be auctioned by Kolkata-based Gallery Art Exposure on WazirX NFT Marketplace.

published on : 2nd March 2022

Sunil Chhetri to be recommended for Padma Shri award

Chhetri is India's all-time leading goal-scorer with 56 goals from 97 appearances and is one of the forwards with better strike rates in world football.

published on : 1st May 2018

Won’t let anyone die untreated, says Padma Shri Subhasini Mistry, founder of Bengal's Humanity Hospital

Subashini’s resolve to treat poor patients stems from her experience of seeing her husband Sadhan Chandra Mistry die of gastroenteritis due to lack of treatment.

published on : 3rd February 2018

Being born in Bharat is biggest award for leprosy crusader Padma Shri Damodar Ganesh Bapat

A white half-sleeved vest covering his body and a dhoti wrapped around his legs, a frail 83-year-old figure walks with slow, a little wobbly, steps, enquiring about the well being of everyone.

published on : 3rd February 2018

Maharashtra: Gadchiroli tribals’ SEARCH for a healing touch ends here

Padma Shri awardees Dr Rani and Abhay Bang's SEARCH is a voluntary organisation that runs projects on tribal welfare, health, adolescent sex education and so on.

published on : 3rd February 2018

Salute to Nagaland’s first Gandhian Padma Shri Lentina Ao Thakkar

As Nagaland’s first woman to be trained in the Gandhian way of social work, she has been awarded the Padma Shri 68 years after she began training at the Kasturba Gandhi Ashram in Guwahati.

published on : 3rd February 2018

This is not the India we fought for, says freedom fighter Padma Shri Sudhanshu Biswas

Right from trying to gun down a judge in Calcutta to his botched plan of bombing Fort Williams, the nonagenarian has many tales about his fiery avatar as a revolutionary.

published on : 3rd February 2018

Three Padma awardees weren’t Kerala’s picks

Of the four Padma awardees from the state, 3 were not recommended by the state government, while all the names barring one that were proposed by it were rejected by the Centre.

published on : 3rd February 2018