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We have invited the prime minister of Pakistan as we have had relations with him since my father's time, unlike with Modi, whom we have not invited," Bukhari said, referring to the guest list for his son's anointment as the next chief cleric.
He also said that while it was a graceful move, there wasn't any need to look for a deeper meaning in Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's visit to India for Modi's anointment as the Prime Minister.
When initial emotions of this landslide victory die down, Modi will realize that his anointment has only widened democracy deficit in the world's largest democracy.
Ahead of his anointment as a cardinal in 2001 Bergoglio told his legion of Argentinian worshippers not to travel to Rome to celebrate if he was appointed.
More often, certainly, than the calculated acts of anointment imagined by the conspiracy fantasists in the art world beyond our walls.
You may not have noticed but yesterday saw the appointment, or perhaps anointment would be a better word, of our new President.
Chenault president and chief operating officer, marking the first public anointment of an African-American executive to run one of the country's biggest companies.
THE stage is set for the anointment of Amit Shah as the next president of the Bharatiya Janata Party.
NEW DELHI -- Pakistan's Prime Minister Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif paid a visit to Jama Masjid in New Delhi and Red Fort on Tuesday after witnessing Narendra Modi's anointment as India's 15th Prime Minister on Monday.
Ever since Modi's anointment as the BJP's principal face for the 2014 general elections last September -- side-stepping a host of deserving candidates -- India is abuzz with stories of how the nation's political system has given birth to a wizard who possess the magic remedy for all ills afflicting the masses.
Since his anointment as the NDA's prime ministerial candidate, Modi has addressed mega rallies in dozens of cities and towns.
The Lucknow's 'Vijay Shankhnd' rally will be Modi's eighth rally in Uttar Pradesh since his anointment as the BJP prime ministerial candidate.