The BJP veteran and Margdarshak Mandal member, Shanta Kumar, who is a Lok Sabha MP from Kangra, had apparently put his foot down saying that the CM must be chosen from among the party MLAs.
Thakur had lobbied hard for the chief minister's post and it is said that as it appeared that Dhumal may not win, he headed straight to Delhi to stake his claim. There were celebrations and processions in Mandi town after Thakur was elected.
To present a united face and undo the harm done by the factional fight, the party leadership had suggested that Mr Dhumal and Mr Nadda should be present in the legislature party meeting.
Speaking to mediapersons, Thakur thanked Dhumal, Shanta Kumar and Nadda for helping him in his career and making him Chief Minister. In these elections, the BJP won nine out of the 10 assembly seats in Mandi. Mr Thakur was also the minister of rural development and panchayati raj from 2007-2012.
The Chief Minister-elect, known for his proximity to Nadda, did his graduation from a Mandi college and post-graduation from Panjab University in Chandigarh.
His sister Sarah also attended Ascension. "The teachers deserve the wine, that's all I'm going to say", Mary told Buzzfeed . It's the gift that keeps on giving, especially for teachers or parents - wine.
During the meeting, Jameson and the undercover agent discussed Jameson's ability and desire to take part in terror activities. He "loved" a post on November 29 of a terror propaganda image of Santa Claus standing in NY with a box of dynamite.
Some of the pages and accounts promoted the candidacy of Donald Trump and criticized his Democratic challenger, Hillary Clinton. To figure out if you were a victim of "fake news" during the election go to this Facebook page .
According to reports, Lalu has been taken into judicial custody and will be sent to jail along with others convicted in the case. Judge Shivpal Singh would pronounce the sentence on January 3, the spokesman of Yadav's party, Manoj Jha, told reporters.
Though some restaurants and bars will remain open on Sunday, check restaurant hours before you head out for lunch or supper. Walmart: Normal store hours (check your location) on December 23, and closing 6 p.m. on Christmas Eve .
The commotion itself was SpaceX launching its Falcon 9 rocket out of Vandenberg Air Force Base Friday evening. The Falcon 9 rocket was carrying 10 satellites to low-Earth orbit, according to the Los Angeles Times .
Anyone who grew up with the WWE (or WWF back in the day) will remember the company's eccentric owner Vince McMahon . The trademarks, which were "abandoned" between 2002 and 2005, also cover merchandise related to a potential league.
For the uninitiated, Miller had also scored his century in 35 balls against Bangladesh at Potchefstroom in October 2017. The 30-year-old scored his second T20I century off just 35 balls which is the second fastest century in the T20 format.
Speaking to BT Sport after the victory at Turf Moor, the England global said: "I am aware I've equalled Alan Shearer's record". They are a top-class side and I think they did the basics well, they showed us a lot of respect doing that.
John's Lutheran Church, 1701 Tiffin Ave., will observe the fourth Sunday of Advent with services at 9:30 a.m. First English Lutheran Church , 701 Fairhurst St. - 10:30 a.m. worship service Sunday, Dec. 24 and 6 p.m.
Willian tapped in the opener in the 13th minute, and extra time was looming after Dan Gosling curled in a 90th-minute equaliser. I think they lost a good opportunity also to play semi-finals and also to have two more matches to play.
Texas jobless rate drops to lowest in 40 years
The Labor Department's state unemployment report showed that in the past 12 months, 27 states have added payroll jobs. The state's annual employment growth was 2.7 percent, making for 91 consecutive months of annual growth.
Modi inaugurates Metro's Magenta line section
Taking to Twitter on Sunday, PM Modi said, the new line will make travel between Delhi and Noida faster and convenient. In a tweet this morning, PM Modi called Delhi-Metro Magenta line an example of "modernising urban transport".
Reliance Jio Prepaid Recharge Plans
As the telecom battle gets stiff, major service providers have started pushing dirt cheap offers, each passing day. This plan also offers unlimited SMS and access to Premium Jio Apps for all Jio Prime Members for 28 days.
Cuba's Raul Castro term in office likely extended
It's still unclear who would succeed Castro, who took power in 2008 and replaced late leader and brother Fidel Castro. Since then, Raul Castro said that there should be age limits for which an individual can serve in the government.
Long Island Iced Tea changing name to Long Blockchain
In particular, we're interested in following the company's shift to the blockchain and excited to see the results of this shift. So, it's no surprise that LTEA is seeing massive gains in the pre-market this morning after making the announcement.