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Deeds do not match words on Modi’s Swachh Abhiyan: Shashi Tharoor

New Delhi: Words have not matched deeds on the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, according to one of its brand ambassadors. Congress leader Shashi Tharoor, who was appointed the clean India mission’s brand ambassador along with eight others by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, said, “The publicity budget for the programme is five times more than the sanitation budget of this financial year.”

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Dr Ambrish Mithal conferred Padma Bhushan; Dr Y K Chawla, Dr Yog Raj Sharma receive Padma Shri

New Delhi (IANS): Cinema icons Dilip Kumar and Amitabh Bachchan were conferred the Padma Vibhushan — India’s second highest civilian honour — by President Pranab Mukherjee at an investiture ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhavan here on Wednesday.

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Bharat Ratna, Padma awards conferred on prominent people

New Delhi (IANS): India’s high civilian honours — the Bharat Ratna and Padma awards — were on Monday conferred by President Pranab Mukherjee on a galaxy of prominent people who have done the country proud.

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