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National Awards


National Awards: Amitabh Bachchan 'touched' by President Pranab Mukherjee's speech

May 04, 2016 1:29 pm

Amitabh Bachchan says he was humbled and touched as President Pranab Mukherjee mentioned him in his speech at the 63rd National Awards.

National Award is most important: Vishal Bhardwaj

May 04, 2016 9:57 am

Vishal Bhardwaj says receiving a National award is always special regardless of the film he has worked on.

Bollywood works as hard as regional cinema: Sanjay Leela Bhansali

May 04, 2016 9:36 am

National Awards winner for Best director for Bajirao Mastani, Sanjay Leela Bhansali says Bollywood and cinema from other regions should not be differentiated.

Manoj Kumar receives Phalke Award, presents idol to President

May 03, 2016 9:04 pm

Veteran film actor and director Manoj Kumar was conferred with the 47th Dadasaheb Phalke Award at the 63rd National Films Awards.

Kangana Ranaut turns up with family for National Awards

May 03, 2016 8:56 pm

Kangana Ranaut turned up with her father, mother, sister and brother to receive her third National award.

Family accompanies Amitabh Bachchan to National Awards

May 03, 2016 6:57 pm

Amitabh Bachchan was today accompanied by his family members to the 63rd National Film Awards ceremony.

Kangana Ranaut, Amitabh Bachchan receive National Awards, see pic

May 03, 2016 4:24 pm

Kangana Ranaut and Amitabh Bachchan have received National Awards for their films Tanu Weds manu Returns and Piku respectively.

National Film Awards: Bollywood is the winner but should it be?

March 29, 2016 1:35 pm

The announcement of the National Awards on Monday has once again triggered the debate that the jury has favoured populist cinema.

National awards are credible, important to us: Arjun Kapoor

March 29, 2016 11:07 am

Arjun Kapoor says winning National Award is always on the bucket list of any artist from the film industry as they are the most credible ones.

What makes Vishal Bhardwaj's seventh National Film Award 'truly special'?

March 28, 2016 8:45 pm

Vishal Bhardwaj bagging the Best Screenplay Writer (adapted) award for "Talvar". He has won six National Awards in the past, he says what makes this one "truly special" is that it's his first for screenplay.


Kangana Ranaut, Amitabh Bachchan, Kabir Khan receive National Awards in Delhi, Aishwarya accompanies her Pa

May 03, 2016 7:05 pm

Kangana Ranaut and Amitabh Bachchan received National Awards in Delhi for their films Tanu Weds Manu Returns and Piku respectively on May 3. Big B, who walked away with his fourth National Award was accompanied by his family including wife Jaya Bachchan, son Abhishek Bachchan, daughter-in-law Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. This was Kangana's third National Award. <br /><br />He received the Rajat Kamal and Rs 50,000. This is the 73-year-old actor's fourth National award. He previously won in 1990 ("Agneepath"), 2005 ("Black") and 2009 ("Paa"). <br /> Kangana, 29, currently engaged in a bitter legal fued with actor Hrithik Roshan, won the award for her double role in Anand L Rai's romantic comedy drama "Tanu Weds Manu Returns" of a troublesome wife Tanu and Haryanvi sportsperson Datto. She also received Rajat Kamal and Rs 50,000.


Sudarsan Pattnaik draws sand sculpture to welcome General Budget

February 29, 2016 6:05 am

Puri (Odisha), Feb 29 (ANI): Renowned artist Sudarsan Pattnaik drew a sand sculpture at the Puri beach of Odisha on the eve of General Budget 2016-17. Patnaik drew a similar sand art earlier to welcome the Rail Budget. The Padma Shri awardee artist, who has won many international and national awards, always tries to give a social message through his sand art.