Padma Vibhushan for Shinzo Abe; Padma Bhushan for Sumitra Mahajan; No Scientist or Engineer from India figures in the list

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: Former Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe is being honoured with the Padma Vibhushan – the second highest civilian Award of India and former Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan is being conferred the Padma Vibhushan, on Republic Day. This year the President has approved conferment of 119 Padma Awards including 1… Read More Padma Vibhushan for Shinzo Abe; Padma Bhushan for Sumitra Mahajan; No Scientist or Engineer from India figures in the list

Padma Vibhushan for George Fernandes, Arun Jaitley, Sushma Swaraj

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: This year the President has approved conferment of 141 Padma Awards, including 7 Padma Vibhushan, 16 Padma Bhushan and 118 Padma Shri Awards. 34 of the awardees are women and the list also includes 18 persons from the category of Foreigners/NRI/PIO/OCI and 12 Posthumous awardees. Padma Awards – one of the… Read More Padma Vibhushan for George Fernandes, Arun Jaitley, Sushma Swaraj

Eighty-five padma Awards this year; 3 Padma Vibhushan, 9 Padma Bhushan and 73 Padma Shri

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: This year the President of India has approved conferment of 85 Padma Awards including two duo cases (in a duo case, the award is counted as one) as per list below. The list comprises 3 Padma Vibhushan, 9 Padma Bhushan and 73 Padma Shri Awards. 14 of the awardees are women… Read More Eighty-five padma Awards this year; 3 Padma Vibhushan, 9 Padma Bhushan and 73 Padma Shri