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17 foreigners, NRIs, 4 Swamijis among 104 Padma awardees this year

Seventeen people from other countries, including a few of Indian origin, are among 104 people chosen for the Padma awards this year coinciding with the Republic Day on Monday. Karim Al Hussiani Aga Khan of France has been conferred with the Padma Vibhushan, India’s second highest civilian award. Manjul Bhargava, David Frawley, Bill Gates and Melinda Gates – all from ...

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Flash News: Bill, Melinda Gates conferred Padma Bhushan

Averting the controversy over Padma awards this year, the government has brought in names of Bill Gates and his wife Milinda Gates for their philanthropic work, including their contribution to health care projects in India. Together the couple manage the Bill and Milinda Gates Foundation that is doing some pioneering work in tackling some critical problems in four program areas. ...

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