Sanjay Leela Bhansali was named for Padma Shri honour on the eve of 66th Republic Day
She is still in ICU but she is improving and her condition is better," says Rajesh Mishra, son-in-law of the 94-year-old danseuse
Sitara Devi reportedly had some complications and doctors at the Cumballa Hill Hospital and Heart Institute here were not sure about operating on her due to her age. However, the surgery went well.
Government is examining a demand for taking back the Padma Shri award conferred on Bollywood actor Saif Ali Khan in the wake of a Mumbai court framing charges against him.
President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday condoled the death of cinema and theatre artiste Zohra Sehgal and said her demise has left a "void in the world of art and creativity".
Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik has been invited by the Indian Embassy in Paris to create a sand sculpture on Cannes' beaches during the International Film Festival there from May 14-25.
National award-winning actress Vidya Balan, who is on a mini break from her hectic career, says she has no plans to join politics and will stick to her acting career.
Santosh Shivan is delighted by the government's decision to honour him with a Padma Shri, since the recommendation for the honour came from within the film industry.
Santosh Sivan, who will be conferred with the Padma Shri, said he felt good to have been chosen for the award and was grateful to the Tamil film industry for it.
Named for the Padma Shri on Saturday, Bollywood actress Vidya Balan found herself "running out of words" to describe her "gratitude".
Versatile actor Kamal Haasan, Bollywood actress Vidya Balan and actor Paresh Rawal feature in 2014's list of the Padma awards.
K Raghavan Master passed away while under treatment at a hospital here on early Saturday (October 18, 2013). He was 99, and would have turned 100 on December 2, his family said.