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Cultural programmes at Mysore Palace - Star of Mysore

Well-known singer Anuradha Paudwal from Mumbai rendering Bhajans at Mysore Palace premises last evening as part of the ongoing Dasara Cultural Programmes. Saxophone and Flute Jugalbandhi by Padma Shri Dr. Kadri Gopalnath and Pt. Ronu ...

9th Convocation of JSS Academy of Higher Education and Research held in Mysuru - citytoday

Chairperson of Infosys Foundation and Padma Shri awardee Sudha Murty who delivered the Convocation address, gave away the MPhil, PhD and diploma certificates and medals to the students. A total of 1279 students received degrees and diploma ...

Fadnavis, Purohit to grace 2nd graduation ceremony of RCOEM on Oct 21 - Nagpur Today

Dr. Sidharthvinayak Kane, Vice Chancellor of Rashtrasant Tukdoji Maharaj Nagpur University and Padma Shree Dr. N. Vedachalam, ISRO's Distinguished Professor and member of the RCOEM Academic Advisory Body will be the guest of honours.

Shobha Warrier's profile of 14 women entrepreneurs - The Hindu

When back in 1997, senior journalist Shobha Warrier interviewed Padma Shri awardee Ashok Jhunjhunwala, who incubated over 100 companies at IIT Madras, little did she know about entrepreneurship. Call it ironic, but Shobha has now authored two ...

Kadri Gopalanath, Ronu Majumdar jugalbandi mesmerise audience - citytoday

Mysuru, October 17:- Audiences, who had gathered in large numbers for the jugalbandi of saxophone maestro Padmashri Kadri Gopalanath and flautist Ronu Majumdar, were in for a musical feast here on Tuesday night. The duo enthralled the audience for ...

Smita Patil Birthday Special: Five amazing facts of the legendary actress - Bollywood Bubble

Smita Patil. Choose Filters. Normal. 1977. Crema. Ludwig. Moon. Willow. X-Pro II. Smita Patil was the recipient of two National Film Awards. She was also the recipient of the Padma Shri (India's fourth-highest civilian honor). Image Source - indian ...

Poets' meet held at Swaraj Bhavan - Daily Pioneer

The senior litterateur and Padma Shri Ramesh Chandra Shah said that the emotions like sadness, love, happiness can only be expressed beautifully only through poetry. It is the most effective form of expression, he said. The audience took the pleasure ...

An exhibition on Bada Imambara in Lucknow - Times of India

The seven-day photograph exhibition titled 'People and Spaces' by artist Ajaish Jaiswal concluded recently and received a great response from Lucknowites. The exhibition organised at Lalit Kala Akademi had 37 photographs displayed. Padma Shri Dr ...

Actor Hema Malini's Birthday - LemonWire

Today is Actor Hema Malini's Birthday. Padma Shri Hema Malini is a dancing star of Bollywood. She has created her own niche in the dance world. Her family happens to be close to my mother's family. Hema Malini's mother, late Jaya Chakravarty has been ...

Google dedicates doodle for Pandit Lachhu Maharaj: Five unknown facts about the tabla maestro - Times of India

Google remembered the tabla maestro Lachhu Maharaj on his 74th birth anniversary with a doodle. Lachhu Maharaj was born on 16 October 1944. He was trained in Tabla from a very young age and belonged to Banaras Gharana. It is said that he used to ...

Book on Sukri's priceless folk treasure soon - Deccan Chronicle

Mangaluru: This is no ordinary mission to preserve a priceless 'treasure.' Environmental activist Dinesh Holla has dedicated himself to preserving the innumerable songs composed by famous folk artiste and Padmashri awardee Sukri Bomma Gowda. Though ...

When food historians meet, eat and talk... - Hindustan Times

Padma Shri Dr Pant has one aim: “To dispel the myth of Mughlai, overthrow the tyranny of tandoor and get rid of the curse of curry!” Over the last 40 years, he's travelled all over India except Arunachal Pradesh and Manipur. “My research in the realm ...

Record 50000 nominations! Modi government says turned Padma Awards into 'People's Awards' - Financial Express

... said that the government has transformed the Padma Awards into a 'People's Awards' in true sense. “People are encouraged to nominate unsung heroes who deserve these top civilian awards (Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri),” it said.

Nearly 50000 nominations for 2019 Padma awards - Daily Excelsior

The technological intervention that has made the nomination process accessible to the people at large and the emphasis of the Government to confer Padma Awards upon unsung heroes, who are doing selfless service to the nation, have resulted in a ...

Govt receives record 49992 nominations for 2019 Padma Awards - The Northlines

... in 2010, the government received 18,768 in 2016 and 35,595 in 2017,” the Ministry said, adding that people are encouraged to nominate “unsung heroes, who deserve these top civilian awards (Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri)”.

Nearly 50K nominations for Padma Awards - The Asian Age

... claimed that the Padma Awards have now been converted into a “People's Awards'' in the real sense as even common people also can now nominate unsung heroes for the prestigious awards like Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri.

Amitabh Bachchan's 76th Birthday: 5 Iconic Movies Of The Bollywood Actor - Republic World

Veteran Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan turned 76 years old on Thursday, October 11, 2018. The actor has received several prestigious awards in his acting career including the Padma Shri in 1984, the Padma Bhushan in 2001 and the Padma Vibhushan ...

Govt receives highest-ever nominations, around 50000, for Padma Awards - Business Standard

The Ministry of Home Affairs has received a record high of 49,992 nominations for the Padma Awards 2019. The government has encouraged people to nominate unsung heroes who deserve these top Civilian awards (Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan ...

Padma awards: Home Ministry receives record 49992 nominations - Devdiscourse

The government has received a record 49,992 nominations for the country's top civilian Padma awards -- Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri -- to be handed out on the Republic Day in 2019 for distinction and achievements in different fields.

Padma Awards 2019: Record 49992 nominations received - Pragativadi

People are encouraged to nominate unsung heroes who deserve these top Civilian awards (Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri). The nomination process for Padma Awards was made online in the year 2016; and a simple, accessible and ...

Padma Shri is the fourth highest civilian award in the Republic of India, after the Bharat Ratna, the Padma Vibhushan and the Padma Bhushan. Awarded by the Government of India, it is announced every year on India's Republic Day.

Padma Shri
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Awarded by
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Government of India
Type Civilian
Category National
Description
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Statistics
Instituted 1954
First awarded 1954
Last awarded 2016
Total awarded 2680
Award rank
← Padma Bhushan & Kirti Chakra Sarvottam Jeevan Raksha Padak →

Padma Shri (also Padmashree) is the fourth highest civilian award in the Republic of India, after the Bharat Ratna, the Padma Vibhushan and the Padma Bhushan. Awarded by the Government of India, it is announced every year on India's Republic Day.