July 28, 2019 9:29 pm
Priti Patel was born in London in March 1972 to Sushil and Anjana Patel. she went to school in Watford. She studied economics at Keele University, before completing her postgraduate studies at the University of Essex.
July 25, 2019 11:05 am
Everything you need to know about the Indian-origin MP who has been appointed as Britain's first Indian-origin home secretary.
July 28, 2019 9:49 pm
Patel had been a prominent member of the "Back Boris" campaign for the Conservative Party leadership and was widely tipped for the plum post in the prime minister's frontline team.
November 09, 2017 11:06 am
Priti Patel – whose parents were immigrants originally from Gujarat -- was first elected to British Parliament in 2010.
November 09, 2017 9:34 am
Everything you need to know about the Indian-origin MP who was forced to step down as UK's international development secretary.
November 09, 2017 7:48 am
In her resignation, Priti Patel apologised and said her actions "fell below the standards of transparency and openness that I have promoted and advocated".
November 08, 2017 11:51 pm
Priti Patel flew back to London after Prime Minister Theresa May ordered her to return to face a reprimand and possible dismissal. She had been due to attend events in Uganda.
May 11, 2015 11:57 pm
The 43-year-old will attend Cabinet as the senior-most Indian-origin member of the newly-elected British government.
November 07, 2013 12:34 pm
Cameron said British Indians are contributing more,and have become an important community in the UK
August 18, 2012 8:46 pm
They called Britons 'the worst idlers' and said country should emulate hard work ethic of Asia.