Padma Vibhushan

Attempt to strike right notes in poll-bound states? Biggest Padmas to Kalyan Singh, Gen Bipin Rawat

Two senior leaders of the opposition — Ghulam Nabi Azad (Congress) and Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee (CPM) — were on the list of Padma awardees announced by the Centre.

published on : 26th January 2022

Gen Bipin Rawat, Kalyan Singh given Padma Vibhushan; Satya Nadella, Sundar Pichai conferred Padma Bhushan

The Home Ministry announced the list of 4 Padma Vibhushan, 17 Padma Bhushan and 107 Padma Shri awardees on the eve of 73rd Republic Day.

published on : 25th January 2022

Book | Understanding the real Balu

Did you know that Balu considered his milkman Arumugam, who often called him Palu instead of Balu, as his first Tamil tutor?

published on : 25th December 2021

SP Balasubramaniam honoured with posthumous Padma Vibhushan, KS Chithra receives Padma Bhushan

Balasubramaniam's son S P Charan received the award on his father's behalf from President Ram Nath Kovind.

published on : 10th November 2021

Padma Vibhushan conferred posthumously on seer of Sri Pejavar Matha in Udupi

Sri Vishwesha Theertha Swamiji passed away on December 29, 2019. The 88-year-old was conferred the Padma Vibhushan award posthumously for his service in the field of spiritualism.

published on : 8th November 2021

Poet Penna Sivaramakrishna selected for Telangana government's Kaloji Award

Noted poet, literary personality and critic Penna Sivaramakrishna, who hails from Nalgonda district, was a retired lecturer.

published on : 8th September 2021

Centre appeals to citizens to identify talented achievers for Padma awards

The Union Home Ministry said online nominations or recommendations for the Padma awards -- Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri --  is underway.

published on : 1st September 2021