The Vice President of India Shri M. Hamid Ansari released a book entitled “Fida-e-Lucknow – Tales of the city and its people” authored by Ms. Parveen Talha, former Member UPSC, at a function this week. Addressing on the occasion, Shri Ansari said that many renowned authors and poets have written about Lucknow and its culture [...]
Country singer Georgia Holt , 86, mother of the legendary Cher, has released her first CD ‘Honky Tonk Woman’. Recorded in Los Angeles in 1980 when Georgia hooked up with Elvis Presley ‘s musicians, the country/pop album was never released. The tapes sat in Holt’s garage for over 30 years before being rediscovered, restored and [...]
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) sold foreign exchange worth $300 million at its bi-weekly Wholesale Dutch Auction System (WDAS) on Wednesday. This information was contained in the apex bank’s Website on Wednesday after the auction. The WDAS sale was smaller than the one conducted on Monday at which $276.6 million was sold. The official [...]
The Nigerian government has begun the implementation of the 2013 budget with the release of N400 billion (US$2.6 billion) for the execution of capital projects in the first quarter of this year. Nigeria’s Minister of Finance, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, said in a statement on Thursday in Abuja that the decision to release the money was [...]
The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee released a Commemorative Postage Stamp on late Shri Sahir Ludhianvi on the occasion of his birth anniversary at Rashtrapati Bhavan. Speaking on the occasion, the President said late Shri Sahir Ludhianvi was widely acclaimed as a people’s poet who wrote on the trials and tribulations of the everyday [...]
Grammy Award® and Emmy Award®-winning artist, Justin Timberlake , today released his long-awaited new single, "Suit & Tie featuring JAY Z."
The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee has released a Commemorative Postage Stamp on ‘Silk Letter Movement’ at a function at Vigyan Bhavan, New Delhi.
President Releases Commemorative Postage Stamp on the Occasion of Silver Jubilee of Consumer Protection Act, 1986
The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee released a commemorative postage stamp on the occasion of Silver Jubilee of Consumer Protection Act, 1986 at a function this week at Rashtrapati Bhavan.