bhavan

bhavan

(ˈbʌvən) or

bhawan

n
(in India) a large house or building
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If its plea is accepted, the Raj Bhavan in Maharashtra will be the costliest to maintain in the country along with the Tamil Nadu governor's house which has asked for a similar hike.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Jan 19 (ANI): The makers of Kangana Ranaut-starrer 'Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi' on Friday held a special screening of the forthcoming film for President Ram Nath Kovind at the Rashtrapati Bhavan Cultural Centre here.
THE MADHYA Pradesh Raj Bhavan is generous with gifts, bought not only for its high- profile guests but also for the family members of officials who man the governor house.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Jan 1 (ANI): The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) on Tuesday said to have blocked the exit points of four of its stations- Central Secretariat, Udyog Bhavan, Mandi House, and Pragati Maidan-owing to thousands of revelers who thronged the surrounding areas to ring in the New Year.
Summary: Mumbai [India], Nov 4 (ANI): Maharashtra Governor CV Rao has ordered restoration of two identical British-era cannons each weighing 22-tonne, which were found in Raj Bhavan here on Saturday.
Summary: Brussels [Belgium], Oct 20 (ANI): Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu, who is on a three-day visit to the European country for the 12th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) summit on Saturday dined at Saravana Bhavan, a popular South Indian restaurant in Brussels.
Summary: Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Aug 17 (ANI): Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala has opened the gates of the century-old Raj Bhavan in Bengaluru for the public for 15 days from August 16.
Summary: Panaji (Goa) [India], July 11 (ANI): The Goa Raj Bhavan on Wednesday informed the Goa State Information Commission (GSIC) that the Goa Governor does not come under the purview of the Right to Information Act as the Governor is not a "Public Authority".