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Rekha takes oath in the Rajya Sabha
Bollywood’s evergreen beauty Rekha took oath as a member of the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday, becoming yet another personality from the B-town to enter the portals of Parliament. Rekha turned up in the Upper House at 10.57am. She was wearing a golden brown saree and was greeted by the other members of the House warmly. Click here to read more
Dharmendra and Shabana Azmi honoured with Padma Bhushan award
Dharmendra and Shabana Azmi were conferred with the Padma Bhushan award by President Pratibha Patil. The award ceremony took place in New Delhi today. Shabana wrote on micro blogging site Twitter, “Just received the Padma Bhushan award from the president of India. I am honoured, humbled and thank all those who made this journey possible.” The function was attended by some of the illustrious people in the field of politics, education and entertainment. Vice President Hamid Ansari, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Sonia Gandhi also made their presence felt at the ceremony. We congratulate the veteran actors for this prestigious victory.
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