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


Padma Shri awardee author Giriraj Kishore passes away

IndiaTimes - Published

From manual scavenger to Padma Shri awardee: Here's Usha Chaumar inspiration story

Once a manual scavenger, Usha Chaumar from Alwar has won the Padma Shri award this year, inspiring one and all with her journey full of adversity, where she emerged as a winner.
DNA - Published

Meet Dr. Ravi Kannan, Padma Shri 2020 awardee who treats cancer patients for free

Meet Oncologist Dr. Ravi Kannan, one of the recipients of the Padma Shri Award 2020, who treats cancer patients for free.
DNA - Published

Twitter heaps praises for Karnataka orange seller who won Padma Shri for giving free education to children

A day before the 71st Republic Day the government announced the list of the 21 recipients of the Padma Shri Award 2020 and one name that created curiosity was Harekala Hajabba.
DNA - Published

Arun Jaitley, Sushma Swaraj among 7 Padma Vibhushan awardees this year

BJP stalwarts Arun Jaitley and Sushma Swaraj and socialist icon George Fernandes, all of whom passed away last year, have been honoured with the Padma Vibhushan, the country’s second highest civilian..
IndiaTimes - Published

Padma Awards 2020: Padma Vibhushan for Arun Jaitley, Sushma Swaraj; Padma Bhushan for Manohar Parrikar; check list here

This year, the Padma Vibhushan has been awarded to seven people, the Padma Bhushan to 16 individuals and the Padma Shree to 118 people
DNA - Published

'Langar baba', elephant conservationist among unsung heroes who bagged Padma Shri

IndiaTimes - Published

Muslim Bhajan singer, 'encyclopedia of forests' among unsung heroes who bag Padma Shri

IndiaTimes - Published

Padma awards announced; posthumous honour for Arun Jaitley, Sushma Swaraj

The government on Saturday announced the Padma Awards - one of the highest civilian Awards of the country. The awards are conferred in three categories, namely, Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma..
IndiaTimes - Published

Urdu writer Mujtaba Hussain decides to return Padma Shri

Amid nationwide protests over the Citizenship Amendment Act, city-based Urdu writer Mujtaba Hussain has decided to return his Padma Shri award, saying he was not happy with the current situation in the..
IndiaTimes - Published

Saxophonist and Padma Shri awardee Kadri Gopalnath passed away in Mangaluru

He was suffering from age-related issues.
DNA - Published

Chandrayaan's discovery of water on moon's surface re-started race for lunar exploration: Padma Shri Mylswamy Annadurai

Chandrayaan's discovery of water on moon's surface re-started the race for Lunar Exploration" says India's 'Moon Man' Padma Shri Dr. Mylswamy Annadurai, the Project Director of India's First Lunar..
DNA - Published

In spite of so much diversity, there is Indianness in every Indian: Padma Shri Tomio Mizokami

Tomio Mizokami, a Japanese, was awarded Padma Shri in 2018.
DNA - Published

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