Video: Shah Rukh Khan honoured at World Economic Forum in Davos
January 28, 2018 | 11:24 AM
by Times TV

Davos: Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan was honoured for his humanitarian work in Davos along with the likes of Oscar-winning actress Cate Blanchett and Grammy Award-winning musician Elton John on Monday, January 22 as the 2018 edition of the World Economic Forum got underway in the Swiss Alpine town.

The stars were presented with the Crystal Awards, which according to Hilde Schwab, Chairperson and Co-Founder of the Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship, honour outstanding artists who contribute to positive change.

Khan was recognised for his work in promoting rights for women and children in India, Blanchett for her campaign on the plight of refugees and John for his leadership in the fight against HIV/AIDS.

Following the awards ceremony, audiences were treated to a world premiere of a performance that was created in collaboration with Milan's La Scala featuring principal dancer etoile Robert Bolle together with the Cameristi della Scala.

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