Who has been honoured with the 2016 Tamil Ratna Award?
A.R. Rahman,the Oscar-winning music maestro, has been honoured by the New York-based Tamil Sangam with its Tamil Ratna Award. Rahman was bestowed with the award after his concert at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) to honour M.S. Subbulakshmi’s birth centenary. The concert was sponsored by the India’s UN Mission and Sankara Nethralaya, a Chennai-based charity organization.