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Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel


Vadodara-SoU rail line to open by Oct 31 next year: Minister

November 15, 2019 4:32 am

The rail line connecting Vadodara to Kevadia Colony would cover a distance of 78 km in total, of which a new rail line between Dabhoi and Chandod (18 km) and between Chandod and Kevadia Colony (32 km) is to be laid down.

Amit Shah: Article 370 move fulfilled Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel’s dream

November 01, 2019 4:24 am

Amit Shah said Article 370 and 35A had become conducive to the spread of terrorism in Jammu and Kashmir.

PM Modi: Think of administrative services as service for poor

November 01, 2019 1:16 am

Referring to Mahatma Gandhi’s principle that any service should reach the last man standing, Modi urged officers to be “proactive and progressive”.

UT move on Patel anniversary is bid to manufacture history: CPM

October 31, 2019 3:09 am

The CPI too targeted the government. CPI general secretary D Raja said, “They (government) are spreading lies as though Patel was opposed to Article 370. Patel was very much part of negotiations on Article 370 and party to its insertion in the Constitution.”

National Unity Day 2019: Why is Rashtriya Ekta Diwas celebrated on Vallabhbhai Patel's birth anniversary?

October 31, 2019 9:02 am

Rashtriya Ekta Diwas 2019 (National Unity Day): At the time of independence, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel played a key role in convincing several princely states to align with the Indian Union.

Govt names new civilian award for national unity after Sardar Patel

September 25, 2019 6:00 pm

The award, which would not be conferred posthumously except in very rare and highly deserving cases, would comprise a medal and a citation, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) said in a statement.

Sardar Patel inspiration for Jammu and Kashmir decision, says PM Modi

September 18, 2019 4:06 am

"For 70 years, the people of Jammu and Kashmir were discriminated against as a result of which the entire country suffered in the form of violence, separatism and incomplete aspirations," Narendra Modi said.

Lok Sabha elections 2019: 'Statue of Unity not built to belittle Nehru,' Modi says in Gujarat

April 18, 2019 4:39 pm

Addressing a rally in Amreli, Gujarat, Narendra Modi asked the gathering if they feel proud when the Statue of Unity and Gujarat's name appear on Google when they search for the world's tallest statue.

Soon, Statue of Unity replicas in Gujarat schools

December 14, 2018 4:02 am

The directive by additional chief secretary (home) Anand Mohan Tiwari also states that local MPs and MLAs should be invited to the installation events on December 15, the day Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel died in 1950.

Out of My Mind: The leadership principle

November 04, 2018 12:30 am

The successes in 1937 and 1946 elections established the hegemony of the Congress, which Jawaharlal Nehru was able to strengthen by winning the first three General Elections of independent India decisively. He became the undisputed Leader of India.


March of Unity: CISF, BSF take part in 'Ekta Diwas Parade'

October 31, 2019 3:58 pm

Born on October 31, 1875, at Nadiad in Gujarat, Sardar Patel was India’s first Home Minister who is credited for the merger of over 560 states into the Union of India.

Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Jayanti 2019: Inspirational Quotes by Vallabhbhai Patel on his birth anniversary

October 31, 2019 9:47 am

Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Jayanti 2019 Quotes, Images: Called the Iron man of India, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel was India's first Deputy Prime Minister. On his birth anniversary today, here are some of his most famous quotes that depict his thoughts on the unity of the nation.


The World's Tallest Statue - Statue of Unity is now open

October 30, 2018 6:50 pm

The Statue of Unity will be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on October 31, 2018. Here are some interesting facts about world's tallest statue located at the Sardar Sarovar Dam on Narmada river in Gujarat.