1. You Are At:
  2. Home
  3. Search All


'conferred' - 8 Search Result(s)

  • jnanpith award conferred on hindi poet kedarnath singh

    Jnanpith award conferred on Hindi poet Kedarnath Singh

    India | November 10, 2014 21:09 IST

    New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee today conferred Jnanpith award on eminent Hindi poet Kedarnath Singh for his outstanding contribution towards Indian literature. “Kedarnath Singh, through his poetry, has offered us a rare assimilation of rhymes and

  • brahmos chief sivathanu pillai conferred highest russian

    BrahMos chief Sivathanu Pillai conferred highest Russian honour

    India | February 27, 2014 10:03 IST

    New Delhi: Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin on Wednesday presented the prestigious 'Order of Friendship' award to BrahMos chief A Sivathanu Pillai for his contribution towards Indo-Russian friendship.The award, the highest Russian honour bestowed

  • ra mashelkar yuvraj singh to be conferred with padma awards

    RA Mashelkar, Yuvraj Singh to be conferred with Padma awards

    India | January 25, 2014 20:48 IST

    New Delhi: Former CSIR chief Dr R Mashelkar and yoga guru B K S Iyengar have been chosen for the Padma Vibushan awards this year.Besides Mashelkar, others who are being rewarded for their exemplary work

  • zubin mehta conferred tagore cultural harmony award

    Zubin Mehta conferred Tagore cultural harmony award

    India | September 06, 2013 18:32 IST

    New Delhi: World acclaimed orchestra conductor Zubin Mehta was today conferred the prestigious Tagore Award for Cultural Harmony by President Pranab Mukherjee here, the second recipient after Sitar maestro late Pandit Ravi Shankar.Mehta (77), a

  • vijay yogeshwar conferred khel ratna 25 get arjuna awards

    Vijay, Yogeshwar conferred Khel Ratna; 25 get Arjuna awards

    Other Sports | August 29, 2012 20:08 IST

    New Delhi, Aug 29: Olympic medallists Vijay Kumar and Yogeshwar Dutt were today jointly conferred the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award—the country's highest sporting honour—while an unprecedented 25 sportspersons were honoured with the Arjuna awards

  • dhoni bindra conferred rank of lt col in territorial army

    Dhoni, Bindra Conferred Rank Of Lt Col In Territorial Army

    Cricket | November 01, 2011 20:49 IST

    New Delhi, Nov 1: Indian Captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Olympic gold medalist Abhinav Bindra were today conferred the rank of Lieutenant Colonel in the Territorial Army by Army Chief General V K Singh here. 

  • shooter gagan narang conferred khel ratna

    Shooter Gagan Narang Conferred Khel Ratna

    Other Sports | August 29, 2011 20:15 IST

    New Delhi, Aug 29: Ace shooter Gagan Narang, who notched up four gold medals at last year's Commonwealth Games, was today conferred the country's highest sporting honour – the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award –

  • gagan narang to be conferred khel ratna on aug 29

    Gagan Narang To Be Conferred Khel Ratna On Aug 29

    India | August 18, 2011 20:43 IST

    New Delhi, Aug 18: Ace shooter Gagan Narang will be conferred the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award by President Pratibha Patil on August 29 as the government officially announced the list of awardees today.The