Sheikh Nahyan Mabarak Al Nahyan, Bochasanwasi Akshar Purushottam Swaminarayan Sanstha , BAPS, UAE Hindu temple, Narendra Modi, India, Indians, Hinduism, Hindus, Mukesh Ambani, Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al Nahyan , Abu Mureikheh, Hindu Mandir

UAE: Hindus rejoice as the foundation stone of first traditional Hindu temple to be laid (Pics)

Late yesterday night Sheikh Nahyan Mabarak Al Nahyan, Cabinet Member and the Minister of Tolerance, welcomed the Bochasanwasi Akshar Purushottam Swaminarayan Sanstha (BAPS) Spiritual Head Mahant Swami Maharaj to the UAE. The visit of the spiritual Hindu leader holds significance as the foundation stone/shilanyas of the UAE’s first Hindu Temple will be laid tomorrow. Earlier, […]

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India joins the world, grounds Boeing 737 Max aircraft

India yesterday decided to ground the Boeing 737 Max aircraft. Civil Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu on March 11th said that he had directed officials of the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) to undertake safety assessment of Boeing 737 MAX (being flown by domestic carriers). He had said that the safety of the passengers is […]

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Minister of Foreign Affairs of Malta in India

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Promotion of Malta, Carmelo Abela, is visiting India from 5-8 March 2018. He is accompanied by senior officials of his Ministry and a large business delegation. The visit of Minister Abela takes place as part of the regular exchange between the two countries. During the visit, Minister Abela had […]

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Haj pilgrims may soon go via sea route to Jeddah

The Minister of State for Minority Affairs (Independent Charge) & Parliamentary Affairs, Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi has said that there is an “active consideration”, in consultation with Shipping Ministry, on reviving the option of sending Haj pilgrims via sea route to Jeddah, Saudi Arabia in the coming days. It was stated by Naqvi while addressing a […]

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Increased Haj quota for Indian Muslims

Indian Muslims will be able to go to Haj more easily. As per the annual bilateral agreement signed between India and Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for Haj 2017, a quota of 1,70,025 pilgrims (1,25,025 seats for Haj Committee of India and 45,000 seats for Private Tour Operators) has been allocated as against the quota of […]

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Saudi Arabia increases annual Haj quota of India!

Saudi Arabia has increased annual Haj quota of India by 34,005. The decision in this regard had been taken during signing of bilateral annual Haj agreement between India and Saudi Arabia by Union Minister of State for Minority Affairs (Independent Charge) Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi and Haj and Umrah Minister of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Dr […]