Padma award

Nirbhaya case: Patna-based social worker demands Padma Award for victim's mother Asha Devi

Dr Birbal Jha, chairman of Mithilalok Foundation, a social organisation working for socio-culture-economic development, has shot off an appeal-letter to the Prime Minister of India.

published on : 20th March 2020

Government declares coronavirus as notified disaster

Padma award ceremony, scheduled for March 26 and April 3 in New Delhi, has been postponed

published on : 15th March 2020

Coronavirus effect: Padma Awards to be held on April 3 postponed, govt to announce new date later

The government's decision was prompted by the fact that the virus is highly contagious and can best be avoided by avoiding social gatherings.

published on : 14th March 2020

This Padma awardee could barely see but his intricate artworks are a sight to behold

84-year-old Manohar Devadoss has over 200 artworks to his name despite suffering from retinal degeneration.

published on : 7th February 2020