foundation stone


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foundation stone

1. One of a number of stones in a foundation.
2. Same as cornerstone.
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The Prime Minister will lay the foundation stone at the Dubai Opera, during an Indian community event that he will be attending.
The people of these areas had been demanding construction of a bridge for almost five decades and successive governments had either announced to allocate funds or laid foundation stones mostly just ahead of coming elections.
He said that a few years back, Zardari Sahib claimed that he devised the CPEC project and the nation wants to know that if you have had signed the CPEC projects, then why the foundation stones of the projects were not laid?
The announcement came after Gadkari and Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday laid the foundation stones for a series of projects on the islands, a statement from the Shipping Ministry said.
The Ministers will also lay the foundation stone for Extension of Wharf in Hope Town, Port Blair by 200 meters at an expenditure of Rs 17.
Moreover, the foundation stone of improvement and rehabilitation work of Gulshan Abad Road to Janana mills and dualization of old Bannu road from Janana mills to kohat University was also laid.
The foundation stone will be jointly laid by president Nicos Anastasiades and Werner Hoyer, the president of European Investment Bank (EIB), which will be funding the second phase of development for the university campus.
Princess Anne's unveils |the foundation stone to mark the University of Warwick's 50th anniversary
Confirming Modi's rally, Union minister of state for surface transport and highways Krishan Pal Gujjar said besides laying the foundation stone, the PM will also address people in Kaithal.
Homs governor Talal al-Barazi said, during the foundation stone laying ceremony, the project is an indication that the reconstruction process has been set in motion and the economic recovery has started to materialize after security and stability were restored.
A FOUNDATION stone blessing ceremony was held yesterday to mark the start of construction work on a new Catholic cathedral in Awali.
SANA'A, May 21 (Saba)- President Abdu Rabbu Mansour Hadi on Wednesday opened and laid foundation stone for projects in the capital Sana'a, launching the celebrations program of the National Day, May 22, in all Yemeni provinces.

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