Governor Thawar Chand Gehlot visits Kudroli Gokarnanatha Temple

Monday, March 14th, 2022

Mangaluru : Governor Thawar Chand Gehlot  offered a puja at the Kudroli Gokarnanatha Temple and had the darshan of presiding deity on Monday. The Governor is on two days visit to Dakshina Kannada and Udupi districts. Earlier, the Governor was welcomed Zilla Panchayat CEO Dr Kumar, City Police Commissioner N Shashi Kumar, Assistant Commissioner Madan Mohan, on his arrival at […]

Thaawarchand Gehlot appointed as Karnataka Governor

Tuesday, July 6th, 2021

Bengaluru : Union Minister Thaawarchand Gehlot was on Tuesday appointed as Karnataka Governor and Mangubhai Chhaganbhai Patel was named as the Governor of Madhya Pradesh, according to a Rashtrapati Bhavan communiqué. Gehlot (73), Union Minister of Social Justice & Empowerment, is a prominent Dalit leader. He served as the Minister of Social Justice and Empowerment […]

Pejawar Mutt seer Sri Vishwa Prasanna Tirtha meets Governor

Thursday, December 17th, 2020
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Udupi  :Udupi Pejawar Mutt seer Sri Vishwa Prasanna Tirtha on Wednes day met Governor Vaju Bhai Vala at the Raj Bhavan in Bengaluru and sought his support for the Ram Mandir construction at Ayodhya. The swamiji, one of the trustees of Sri Ram Janm Bhoomi Kshetra Trust, has been on a South India tour eliciting […]

Madhya Pradesh Governor Lal Ji Tandon Dies in Medanta

Tuesday, July 21st, 2020
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Lucknow: Madhya Pradesh Governor Lal Ji Tandon, who was admitted to a hospital in Uttar Pradesh’s Lucknow since last month, died this morning, his son Ashutosh Tandon said. Lal Ji Tandon, 85, was admitted to Medanta Hospital in Lucknow on June 11 due to breathing problems and other health issues. Lal Ji Tandon was the […]

MP allowances, pensions cut by 30%, President, PM, governors to take salary cut

Monday, April 6th, 2020

New Delhi : The Union Cabinet has approved an ordinance slashing the pension and allowances of members of the Parliament by 30 per cent for a year, Union minister Prakash Javadekar said on Monday. The ordinance – an amendment to Members of Parliament Act, 1954, will reduce the allowances and pension by 30 per cent […]

First Governor born after Independence to address Budget session : Jagdeep Dhankhar

Friday, February 7th, 2020

Kolkata : Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar on Thursday said he will be the first Governor of West Bengal born after Independence to address the state Assembly on the Budget session. He also clarified that he has every right to make suggestions to the state government in his budget speech. Speaking to reporters after inaugurating a fair […]

TN Journalists seek apology from Governor Banwarilal Purohit for patting on her cheek

Wednesday, April 18th, 2018

Chennai: Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit today courted controversy when he diplomatically patted a woman journalist, apparently to parry a question,with DMK terming the incident as “unbecoming” of a person holding a Constitutional post. The incident took place when the 78-year-old Governor was about to leave the venue of the crowded press conference at the […]

Do not render service based on caste or religion, says Vala

Friday, December 15th, 2017

Hassan: Governor Vajubhai Vala, on Thursday, stressed that people should be served on the basis of humanity and not on the basis of caste or religion. After inaugurating the District Red Cross Bhavan on Salagame Road here he said that it is not right to render service differentiating the people as Hindus, Muslims, Christians or […]

To be a strong nation, treat women with dignity, says Governor Vala

Friday, September 9th, 2016

Udupi: Governor Vajubhai Rudabhai Vala lamented that core Indian values are diminishing from the culture and practices among Indians, especially women are looked down upon and are made to stay in constant fear for life and dignity. Addressing a gathering at the golden jubilee celebrations of Kadiyali Ganeshothsava organized by Udupi Ganeshothsava Samiti here, the […]

Scientists should mentor young scientists: Governor

Friday, January 8th, 2016

Mysuru : Each scientist should mentor five young scientists, by being in touch with them, in order to ensure their progress, Governor Vajubhai R Vala said on Thursday. He was speaking at the valedictory of 103rd Indian Science Congress at Crawford Hall. Heaping praises on the intelligence quotient of children nowadays, the governor said, “Such is the […]