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a stone laid at a ceremony to mark the founding of a new building

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Abu Dhabi [UAE], Feb 10 ( ANI ): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stone of the first Hindu temple to be built in United Arab Emirates' capital Abu Dhabi on Sunday.
The demand for construction of another bridge first surfaced during Ayub Khan's rule, Gen Ziaul Haq had got allocated Rs50 million, former premier Benazir Bhutto pledged to complete the project in 1996, Gen Pervez Musharraf had laid the foundation stone and approved Rs1 billion for it, Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi had also laid a foundation stone in Malakwal in October 2007.
He laid foundation stone of development works of Government Degree College Malikwal.
Chief Minister Gilgit Baltistan Hafiz Hafeez-ur-Rehman laid foundation stone of the hospital building.
On the occasion, Governor Zubair said he was proud to have visited the mausoleum of Quaid-e-Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah and unveiled the foundation stone for the new campus of an institution, which was alma mater of the founder of the nation, the same day.
He pointed out that Sindh Madressah's foundation stone was laid on November 14, 1887 and the day was also Monday.
Summary: Announcement comes after senior ministers lay foundation stones for a series of projects on the islands
The highways projects for which foundation stone will be laid include construction of 26 km of NH between Beodnabad- Ferrargunj at a cost of Rs 170 crore and 56 km of NH between Austin Creek and Kalra Junction at a cost of Rs 410 crore.
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe will lay the foundation stone for the proposed Ahmedabad-Mumbai High Speed Rail Network, commonly known as the bullet train, on September 14 in the Gujarat city, railway officials said on Saturday.
Khartoum, July 20(SUNA)- President of Palestine, Mahmoud Abbas Abu Mazin laid , Wednesday evening the foundation stone for Palestinian Embassy in Khartoum within framework of his visit to the country in presence of Minister of International Cooperation, Dr Kamal Hassan Ali and members of Palestinian community in Khartoum.
PESHAWAR -- The Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pervez Khattak has formally laid foundation stone of Kohat Institute of Medical Sciences (Medical College) at Kohat on Sunday afternoon.
Today at midday the University of Cyprus invites everyone to witness the foundation stone laying ceremony for the building facilities of the Faculty of Engineering -- the largest education and research facility in the history of Cyprus.
The ceremonial block will be used as a foundation stone for a new Teaching And Learning building which is due to open in 2016.
Though Modi will be laying foundation stone for the modernisation of Ambala- Hisar national highway, his visit is being seen as the begining of the poll campaign for the Haryana Assembly.
Homs, SANA-The foundation stone for a sports complex was laid in al-Hwash town in al-Nadara valley in Homs countryside, within the activities of "Our Valley Nights" festival.
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