Tag: Sardar Patel

Nominations Open For Sardar Patel National Unity Award

New Delhi: The government has started receiving online nominations for Sardar Patel National Unity Award, said a statement issued by the Ministry of Home Affairs. The nominations are being received online in the Ministry of Home Affairs website https://nationalunityawards.mha.gov.in. The last date for nominations is April 30, the statement said. The Sardar Patel National Unity […]

BJP Terms 5T An Old Concept, Congress Ridicules It As '5 Tea'

Bhubaneswar: Taking a jibe at the Odisha government over ‘sudden’ implementation of 5T model, the Opposition once again cornered the ruling-party asking why 5T was introduced now after 20 years of BJD governance and not before. While senior BJP leader and Bhubaneswar MP Aparajita Sarangi termed 5T model as an old wine in a new bottle, […]

Modi Lauds Patel's Vision, Says J&K Decision Inspired By Him

Kevadiya: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday lauded the vision of Sardar Patel, adding the BJP-led government’s decision last month on Jammu and Kashmir was “an inspiration” from India’s former home minister. The Union government’s decision on Kashmir is inspired by Sardar Patel and is an attempt to find solution to a decades-old problem, Modi, […]

New 'Sardar Patel' Amit Shah both hailed, taunted on Twitter

New Delhi: After Prime Minister Narendra Modi cleared the decks for BJP President Amit Shah to become the new Home Minister of the country, messages warning stone pelters in Kashmir, terrorists, Maoists and the so-called “Tukde Tukde Gang” flooded Twitter, while others dubbed it a poor choice. “Stone pelters in Kashmir, Bangladeshis pack your Bag. […]

Shatrughan Sinha says Jinnah part of Congress

New Delhi: Actor-turned-politician Shatrughan Sinha said that Pakistan founder Mohammed Ali Jinnah was part of the Congress family and praised him for his role in independence and development. Addressing a public rally in Sausar, Madhya Pradesh, on Friday, Sinha said the Congress belonged to Mahatma Gandhi, Sardar Patel, Jinnah, Jawaharlal Nehru, Indira Gandhi, Rajiv Gandhi. “These […]

Give me 5 more years to put Congress netas in jail: Modi

Gandhinagar: Launching a blistering attack on the Congress, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday charged it with looting the country, saying in five years of his government, he has brought the Congress to the doorstep of jail. “Give me another five years, and I will ensure they (Congress leaders) are in jail,” Modi said while […]

Nehru, Patel together built India after Gandhi: Historian

Kolkata: Noted historian Ramachandra Guha, whose latest book is a biography of Mahatma Gandhi, said on Sunday that Jawaharlal Nehru and Sardar Patel together built India after Gandhi’s assassination in 1948. Guha said the “rivalry” between the two stalwarts is being cropped up today by people with vested interests and maintained that both Patel and […]