New York-based Chatwal Hotels & Resorts is looking to expand in India with initial investments of Rs 2,000 crore and plans to operate around 100 hotels here in the next 10 years in partnership with international hospitality major Wyndham Hotel Group.Jan 09, 2012, 18:32 PM IST
The US had ignored India for over
two decades, but a new chapter in bilateral ties opened in
2000 when then President Bill Clinton visited the country, NRI
hotelier Sant Singh Chatwal said today.
The United States had "ignored"
India for over two decades, but a new chapter in bilateral
ties opened in 2000 when then President Bill Clinton visited
the country, NRI hotelier Sant Singh Chatwal said on Wednesday.
Information of about those denied
Padma Awards should not be shared with the media, the Home
Ministry told an RTI applicant.
Two Union Ministers and a
prominent US Congressman recommended the name of controversial
NRI hotelier Sant Singh Chatwal for the prestigious Padma
awards, the Government told the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday.
Facing criticism after being
awarded the Padma Bhushan, NRI hotelier Sant Singh Chatwal
today said he has been "pained" and "personally hurt" by the
"malicious campaign" against him in India.
In midst of a controversy over
Padma Bhushan awarded to him, NRI hotelier Sant Singh Chatwal has said he had worked on behalf of Prime Minister
Manmohan Singh in US and listed the Indo-US nuclear deal among his ahievements.
With controversy erupting over Padma Bhushan for NRI hotelier Sant Singh Chatwal, Government stepped in to clear the air saying "due diligence" was done
Against the backdrop of US-based
hotelier Sant Singh Chatwal getting a Padma Bhushan, Congress on Tuesday said these awards should be given to people who enhance its prestige and not to those with a "taint".