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Badal mourns Dr Abdul Kalam’s demise

Chandigarh: The Punjab Chief Minister Mr. Parkash Singh Badal today expressed profound grief and sorrow over the sad demise of former President of India Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam (84) who died in a private hospital at Shillong after having collapsed at the Indian Institute of Management while delivering a lecture to the students of B-School. In a condolence message, the Chief Minister described the country’s... 

Bharat Ratna to MM Malviya, Padma Vibhusan to PS Badal

New Delhi: Noted educationist and freedom fighter Madan Mohan Malviya was on Monday posthumously conferred the Bharat Ratna, country’s highest civilian award, by President Pranab Mukherjee. A host of other  personalities included veteran BJP leader L K Advani and Punjab Chief Minister and Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) leader Parkash Singh Badal, were honoured with Padma awards by Mukherjee at a... 

Kalpna Chawla excellence awards for noted achievers

New Delhi: Asian marathon gold medalist Sunita Godara and creative satirist Savita Bhatti received the prestigious 11th Kalpana Chawla Excellence Award from Kalpana Chawla’s father Sh BL Chawla at a Function organised at Islamic Centre, New Delhi on March 18, 2015 jointly by Punjab Engineering College Chandigarh Old Boys Association (PECOBA) and cultural Society Sakha Also, in this Function, Pecoba... 

Why not Bharat Ratna for Kanshi Ram? Asks Mayawati

Lucknow: BSP supremo Mayawati on Saturday charged the NDA government with discriminating against Dalit icons like Kanshi Ram while awarding Bharat Ratna to Atal Bihari Vajpayee and Madan Mohan Malviya. She also attacked the Narendra Modi government for adopting the “ordinance route” on key issues. “Just like the previous Congress-led UPA government, the NDA government is adopting... 

Bharat Ratna for Malaviya, Vajpayee not for Dhyan Chand

New Delhi: Hockey lovers and fans across India feel depressed as Modi government ignores their sentiments of bestowing the honour of ‘Bharat Ratna’ on hockey legend Dhyan Chand. However, government announced to confer the country’s highest civilian award on former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee and late freedom fighter Madan Mohan Malaviya. “The President has been pleased to award Bharat... 

Badal recommends hockey legend Balbir Singh (Sr) for Bharat Ratna

CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Mr. Parkash Singh Badal today recommended the name of S. Balbir Singh (Senior) – the country’s greatest sporting icon ever in history for the nation’s highest honour, the Bharat Ratna to the Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi.  In a letter to the Prime Minister, Mr. Badal apprised him that S.Balbir Singh (Senior), a legendary hockey star and the only Indian...