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The Indian Coffee House attracts a clientele that includes intellectuals, government servants, politicians, etc., and even saw Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s surprise visit in December 2017.
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Rohan, who recently took over as DDCA president, said he would have preferred Bedi to discuss the issue with him personally
Born in 1952, Jaitley died in August last year.
Bedi had shot a letter to the Delhi and District Cricket Association, lambasting it for installing a statue of its late former president Arun Jaitley at the Feroz Shah Kotla ground
He made the demand in a scathing letter addressed to DDCA President Rohan Jaitley, the son of the late politician, who was a minister in the BJP-led NDA government and died last year
Along with the COVID-19 crisis, the BJP is dealing with farmer protests and outrage over the Hathras incident. The PM cannot be expected to lead every fight, the BJP needs someone like the late Arun Jaitley with immense persuasive powers.
It is expected that Rohan Jaitley, a lawyer by profession, will be a unanimous choice of all warring factions at the Delhi and Districts Cricket Association (DDCA)
Top BJP leaders, including Home Minister Amit Shah, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and party president J P Nadda, fondly remembered Jaitley, who was the voice of the party on various issues for decades and was seen as its main trouble shooter.
Former Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar and Industrialist Anand Mahindra among those awarded Padma Bhushan.
Kotla Diary - In brightly-lit Arun Jaitley Stadium, why Bishan Bedi and Mohinder Amarnath were 'lost'
Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli got emotional when DDCA president Rajat Sharma recalled an incident about Arun Jaitley visiting India cricket team's captain home, after his father's demise.
Home Minister Amit Shah digitally inaugurated the renamed Arun Jaitley Cricket Stadium at a ceremony organised at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium. DDCA also unveiled a new pavilion stand at the stadium and named it after skipper Virat Kohli
For all their thrust and parry, be it in Parliament or elsewhere in public, they showed themselves to be, at best, ‘frenemies’—willing to strike to good effect, but refusing to wound or draw blood.
Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) on Tuesday announced that the renaming of the stadium in memory of Arun Jaitley will be done on September 12.
Delhi's Feroze Shah Kotla Stadium is a Test venue and is the home of IPL team Delhi Capitals. Former BJP heavyweight Arun Jaitley, who died on August 24, was the president of DDCA and oversaw the renovation of the historic Kotla.
PM Modi could not attend the funeral of the former finance minister as he was away from the country on a three-nation visit to France-UAE-Bahrain.
Members of the Muslim community conduct Friday prayers in an open site amid heavy police presence, during protests by residents and members of various pro-Hindu organisations, at Sector 12 area, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Bihar Governor Fagu Chauhan presents a memonto to President Ram Nath Kovind at Raj Bhawan, in Patna.PTI Photo
A worker arranges lanterns at a shop ahead of the Diwali festival, in Thane.PTI Photo
A security person stands guard near the venue of Union Home Minister Amit Shah's scheduled public meeting, in Jammu.PTI Photo
Workers weigh groundnut at Khetiwadi Utpann Bazar Samiti yard at Bedi in Rajkot.PTI Photo
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