Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) president Sharad Pawar on Wednesday said that just as the Centre had set up a trust to oversee the construction of Ram temple in Ayodhya, a similar trust should also be formed for building a mosque there.
The state government has appointed additional chief secretary Awanish Awasthi as a member of the board of trustees of the newly constituted Shri Ram Janmabhoomi Teertha Kshetra trust that will oversee construction of the Ram temple in Ayodhya and regulate its other activities.
President Donald Trump will be accompanied on the India visit by at least three members of his cabinet and son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner, who has emerged as the president’s right-hand man on some of the administration’s key foreign policy priorities and engagements.
A three-day session of the Delhi Assembly will begin from February 24 during which newly-elected MLAs will be sworn in and the speaker will be chosen.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s former principal secretary Nripendra Misra to head temple construction committee of Ram Janmabhoomi Trust, reports news agency PTI. The decision was taken on Wednesday evening after the meet of Ram Mandir Trust which is overlooking the construction of a Ram temple at Ayodhya.
The Odisha chapter of the Indian Institute of Mass Communication Alumni Association (IIMCAA) has hosted two alumni meetings last week. The meetings were held in Indian Institute of Mass Communication’s campus in Dhenkanal and the other meeting was held in Bhubaneswar. IIMCAA Odisha President Sanjay Sahoo presided over both the meetings which was attended by alumni and students in large numbers.
India vs New Zealand: ‘Enjoy meeting our own people’ -?Virat Kohli and Co visit Indian High Commission in Wellington – Watch
Virat Kohli and his troops visited the Indian High Commission in Wellington on Wednesday ahead of their first Test against New Zealand starting Friday. India will be eager to finish the tour on a high after being hammered 0-3 in the ODI series. They had earlier won the T20I series 5-0. Ahead of the Wellington Test, the Indian High Commission hosted a reception for the players and skipper Kohli expressed his gratitude after being invited on behalf of his team.
Sadhus played Holi with flowers at Mani Ram Das Chhavni Peeth in Ayodhya, distributed sweets and offered prayers after Ram Janmabhoomi Nyas head Mahant Nritya Gopal Das was appointed chairman of the newly constituted Shri Ram Janmabhoomi Teertha Kshetra, or Ram temple trust, at its first meeting in New Delhi on Wednesday.
Congress MLA from Jalandhar (central) Rajinder Beri and his supporters on Wednesday blocked the Amritsar-Panipat highway to protest against the district administration and the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) over the closure of Jalandhar side of the PAP flyover in the city.
The Delhi High Court Bar Association expressed shock on Wednesday over the transfer of Justice S Muralidhar to the Punjab and Haryana High Court and said lawyers will abstain from work on Thursday as a mark of protest.
The Nirmohi Akhara has sought permission to perform ‘puja’ at the proposed Ram temple in Ayodhya, its spokesperson said on Wednesday.
New Delhi: The first session of the seventh Delhi Legislative Assembly will be convened on February 24, chief minister Arvind Kejriwal announced on Wednesday, after presiding over the first cabinet meeting.
The Hisar administration is planning to launch a bus service, Hisar Darshan, which will show tourists around the city that offers an expansive historical experience.
Bharti Airtel boss Sunil Bharti Mittal on Wednesday said the telecom sector has been under stress for the last three-and-a-half years and the government should focus on its sustainability.
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Wednesday that he will ask for an early decision by his government in the 2016 Jawaharlal Nehru University sedition case involving Left leader and former varsity students union leader Kanhaiya Kumar, said a news agency.
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal held a meeting with his cabinet colleagues and top officers on Wednesday to discuss the implementation of the “10 guarantees”, including uninterrupted power supply and basic facilities for unauthorised colonies.
FIFA’s head of global development Arsene Wenger will attempt to make a major change to the offside law which could end a run of contentious decisions in the game since the introduction of the Video Assistant Referee (VAR).
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal met Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Wednesday, his first stop for the courtesy calls on the central government leadership after sweeping Assembly elections.