30 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Indian men's hockey team captain Sardar Singh and former skipper of the national women's side Saba Anjum were on Monday conferred with the prestigious Padma Shri Award by President Pranab Mukherjee at a glittering ceremony in Rashtrapati Bhavan here.
23 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Amid reports that Bollywood actor Saif Ali Khan might be stripped of his Padma Shri award, his wife Kareena Kapoor today said that the honour was "bestowed" upon him and that Khan would be "okay" to give it back.
24 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Shahid Kapoor is set to tie the knot in December with Lady Shri Ram College girl Mira Rajput. The report also stated father Pankaj Kapur meeting the bride-to-be's parents at Chhatarpur in the national capital.
27 Mar 2015
Ahmedabad: The Gujarat High Court on Friday rejected the temporary bail plea of self-styled godman Asaram, accused in an alleged rape case, seeking release of 30 days to perform last rites of his nephew.
26 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Surprised at being selected for the Padma Shri, Indian women’s cricket team captain Mithali Raj says she was not expecting the prestigious honour with some men’s team superstars also in the race.
28 Jan 2015
New Delhi: The legendary filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali hosted a very special party on Tuesday evening. The director who rarely throw any party have got a major reason to celebrate this time as he was chosen by the NDA Government for Padma Shri award on the eve of 66th Republic Day.
10 Mar 2015
New Delhi: EPFO trustees are likely to discuss Budget proposals on Wednesday, including making PF contribution optional for workers receiving salary below a threshold and allowing subscribers to choose between social schemes run by the retirement fund body and others.
27 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Renowned Bollywood scriptwriter Salim Khan (79), who has penned down scripts for many superhit films in 70's including 'Sholay' and 'Deewar', refused to accept 'Padma Shri' award conferred to him by the government. The veteran scriptwriter said it is too late for the government to acknowledge his contribution to the Indian film industry.
20 Mar 2015
Jaipur: BJP government on Friday announced setting up of a three-member committee to probe allegations of corruption against the Jai Narayan Vyas University and said an indepenedent audit would also be carried out look into the alleged misapproriation of income.