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Govt names new civilian award for national unity after Sardar Patel

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

"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.

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

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.

Vallabhbhai Patel birth anniversary: 10 facts on the Iron Man of India

We bring you 10 facts on Patel that you can share with your kids today.

Soon, Statue of Unity replicas in Gujarat schools

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

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.

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Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel pursued politics of unity, says Mamata

Mamata also slammed the erstwhile Left Front and Congress governments in the state for not undertaking any development work in north Bengal districts.

Statue of Unity unveiled: Govt striving to achieve Sardar’s dream of One India, says PM Modi

Remembering Patel’s efforts to unify the country after Independence, Modi said, “We had been carrying on this legacy of not providing a deserving place to a massive personality.”

Statue of Unity’s inauguration: Philatelists make a beeline at Mumbai GPO

Professional stamp collectors started streaming in to the Philately room at the GPO Wednesday morning with uniquely crafted tributes to the leader credited with piecing together the Union of India.

Mayawati seeks apology from those flaying BSP for its statues

"The people of the country are also wondering if all this is not politics, and if the BJP really had this love for Patel why had they not put up such a massive statue earlier in Gujarat where they are in power for a long time," Mayawati said.

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

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.

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