Ramesh J Jethwani

Ramesh G Jethwani is a prolific “Letters to Editor writer/columnist, who over the decades has written over a thousand “Letters to editor” and few columns, which have been widely published in leading newspapers in India and in GCC(Gulf countries),These letters to editor/ Columns are a testimony to the power of his ideas,his letters and columns short and precious – have served a very useful purpose in drawing the attention of authorities about important issues concerning society and the government. His father always emphasized the importance of public service...
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You Deserve Pran sahib
Arab News-16 April 2013-L.E.

Conferring the prestigious Dada Saheb Phalke award on the veteran Bollywood actor Pran on May 3 for his lifetime contribution to Indian cinema is a well-deserved honor for the 93-year old legendary artist. Phalke award is the highest honor and a distinguished official recognition for a film artist in India. He is one of the...

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Dada Saheb Phalke award for Gulzar Award for Gulzar
Khaleej times-Filed on April 15, 2014–L.E

Gulzar best known for penning memorable classic hits like Tere bina zindagi se koi, Tujse naraz nahi has been bestowed with Dada Saheb Phalke award for his lifetime outstanding contribution to Indian cinema. It is a well-deserved honour for him. This most prestigious award is given for excellence in Indian cinema and is the highest...

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Padma Vibhushan–Dilip Kumar Dilip Kumar deserved it.
ARAB NEWS-18 December 2015-L.E

The government of India has done a commendable job by conferring Padma Vibhushan — the second highest civilian award— on veteran Bollywood great Dilip Kumar for his lifetime contribution to Indian cinema. It is a well-deserved honor for the 93-year-old legendary actor. What is remarkable is Indian Home Minister Rajnath Singh personally flying to Mumbai...

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Jewel in the crown( Pandit Bhimsen joshi)
The New Indian Express,Nov7,2008.L.E

Sir, Union governmnet's decision to award Bharat Ratna to legendary hindustani vocalist Pandit Bhimsen joshi is not only great honour to him but to entire hindustani classical musicians. Pandit Joshi was a disciple of Rambhau Kundolgakar also known as sawai Gandharwa.his rendition of "MILE SUR MERA TUMHARA "along with other singers like Lata Mangeshkar and...

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Deccan Chronicle 6 November 2008-L.E.

India's highest civilian award, Bharat Ratna, has been awarded to legendary Hindustani classical exponent Pandit Bhimsen Joshi which is not only a great honour to him but for all classical Hindustani musicians (Bharat Ratna for Bhimsen, Nov. 5). Seven years ago, shehnai Ustad Late Bismillah Khan was honored with this award. His music will not...

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Amitabh Bachchan deserves top honours!
Gulf News,7th Oct,2019,L.E

It is heartening to learn that Bollywood’s most iconic actor, Amitabh Bachchan has been unanimously selected with this year’s Dadasaheb Phalke award (“Amitabh Bachchan humbled by Dadasaheb Phalke honour”, Gulf News, September 25). He is being recognised for his outstanding contribution to films. In my opinion, for Bachchan, this award comes late in his career. The...