The project is expected to be completed by 2019. The Maharashtra government is expected to spend about 36 billion rupees ($530 million) on the statue.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and visiting Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambayev also decided to strengthen ties in security, mining, IT, agriculture and energy.
Flynn is believed to have expressed his “high respect” for India’s growth in modern times and for its leadership, Indian embassy sources said.
KOLKATA: The government plans to start locally screening imported telecom gear used in mobile phone networks and handsets from April 1, after having deferred the exercise as many as five times over three and-a-half years.
New Delhi: India and Russia will hold their annual bilateral naval exercise 'Indra Navy-16' from Wednesday in the Bay of Bengal, the Indian Navy said on Tuesday.
NEW DELHI: Vietnamese Defence Minister General Ngo Xuan Lich called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi here on Tuesday.
Can Tho (VNA) – A festival was held in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho to tighten friendship between Vietnamese and Indian people.
New Delhi (VNA) – Vietnam has respected rights of countries in the East Sea, including overflight and navigation freedom and trade without restriction, in line with the 1982 UN Convention on the Law of the Sea (1982 UNCLOS), said Vietnamese Ambassador to India Ton Sinh Thanh.
Hanoi (VNA) – The eighth Vietnam-India people’s friendship festival kicked off in Hanoi on December 3, with a string of activities to take place in several different localities.
Hanoi (VNA) – National Assembly (NA) Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan will pay an official visit to India from December 8 -11, announced the NA Committee for External Affairs.