Minister of State for Culture and Tourism Mahesh Sharma Wednesday said a weekly monitoring system will be introduced soon for the various organisations under the ministry and insisted on timely spending of funds.
Shripad Yesso Naik took charge on Tuesday as the Culture Minister in the BJP-led government.
The Libyan interim government Thursday called for all militias to leave Tripoli since their presence " threatened the city and the safety of its residents".
Assuming office a week after taking oath as a Cabinet minister, the Jodhpur Lok Sabha MP highlighted the threat posed by encroachments to monuments.
The office of President Michel Martelly said in a statement that Henriquez died of a brain hemorrhage on Friday while in Ottawa
French Culture Minister Frederic Mitterand, who was one of director Roman Polanski`s first supporters, has come under pressure after being accused of paedophilia, French media reported Thursday.
Macau`s former culture minister was anointed on Sunday as the new chief executive in the gambling enclave`s first change of leadership since reverting to
Chinese rule a decade ago.
President Barack Obama's speech at Siri Fort auditorium
Day in Pics: 27th January
Showbiz World - January 27, 2015