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My Sister Has A Right To Do Whatever She Desires: Patnaik On Gita Mehta Declining Padma Award

Jan 28, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

Mehta had been named for the Padma Shri in the 'Foreigners' category for her outstanding contribution to the field of art and literature.

BJP’s Political Calculations Behind Bharat Ratna To Pranab Mukherjee, Bhupen Hazarika

Jan 26, 2019 Rajat Roy

The awardees for the year were announced on the eve of India's 70th Republic Day.


READ: What Gambhir, Chhetri, Punia Said After Being Bestowed With Padma Awards?

Chhetri in a series of tweets thanked his family and fans for their support and also indicated that there is no chance of an international retirement round the corner for the second highest goal-getter (among current players) in international football after Cristiano Ronaldo.

Odisha CM's Sister Gita Mehta Turns Down Padma Shri, Says Timing Not Right

Jan 26, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

Gita Mehta said, 'I feel I must decline as there is a general election looming and the timing of the award might be misconstrued.'


Bachendri Pal Conferred With Padma Bhushan; Padma Shri For Gautam Gambhir, Sunil Chhetri

In 1984, Pal became the first Indian woman to reach the summit of Mount Everest.

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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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