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  • Rajnath asks IAS probationers to perform with integrity August 18, 2014

    Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday asked IAS probationers to perform with integrity and cultivate an attitude of zero tolerance to corruption. Addressing IAS probationers at the Lal Badhadur Shastri Administrative Academy here, Singh remembered India's first Home Minister Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel who had advised IAS officers in 1947...
  • 'Security staff' rapes class 12 girl at Sardar Patel medical college June 18, 2014

    A class 12 student was allegedly raped by a youth at a medical college here, police said on Wednesday. In her complaint, the 17yearold victim alleged that the accused Deepak alias Rahul called her at Sardar Ballabh Bhai Patel hospital on Friday where he took her to a room and raped...
  • Sangh workers distributed sweets after Mahatma Gandhi's assassination: Salman Khurshid March 21, 2014

    After Rahul Gandhi's remark accusing RSS of having killed Mahatma Gandhi, Union Minister Salman Khurshid on Friday went a step further alleging that the Sangh volunteers had distributed sweets in their homes after the assassination. "The RSS workers killed Mahatma Gandhi and after his assassination they distributed sweets in their homes,"...
  • 42 industrial units owe Rs 600 crore in water cess February 14, 2014

    As many as 42 industrial units in Chhattisgarh owe over Rs 600 crore to the state government as water tax, with Chhattisgarh State Electricity Board (CSEB) leading the pack with a dues of Rs 432.87 crore. Water Resources Minister Brijmohan Agrawal informed the assembly on Thursday while replying to a question...
  • Why Arshad Warsi is missing his 'Lage Raho Munna Bhai' days February 2, 2014

    New Delhi: While shooting for his upcoming movie 'The Legend of Michael Mishra', Bollywood actor Arshad Warsi recalled the 'Lage Raho Munna Bhai' days. The 45yearold was hugely appreciated for his character as Circuit in 'Munna Bhai M.B.B.S.' and 'Lage Raho Munna Bhai'. "Good morning...The last time I shot where I am...
  • 'Munna Bhai, Sallu Bhai' first look to be unveiled on Salman Khan's birthday December 24, 2013

    Mumbai: Director Muazzam Beg will unveil the first look of his film 'Munna Bhai, Sallu Bhai', said to be inspired by Salman Khan and Sanjay Dutt's lives, on 'Dabangg' star's birthday. Salman will turn 48 on December 27 and the cast and crew of the film have arranged a cake cutting...
  • BJP issues notice to its 3 MPs over Cobrapost sting operation December 17, 2013

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) on Monday issued notice to its three MPs Lalu Bhai Patel, Ravindra Kumar Pandey and Hari Manjhi over the Cobrapost sting operation. Investigative website Cobrapost last week exposed a bunch of parliamentarians who were willing to not only write recommendation letters but...
  • Jharkhand Excise Minister denies involvement in stealing weapons, alleges conspiracy December 2, 2013

    Jharkhand Excise Minister Jaiprakash Bhai Patel on Monday denied allegations of his involvement in the theft of weapons used by his security personnel. "I deny the media report. Some political parties are out to tarnish my image," Patel told a news conference in Hazaribagh. The two AK47 rifles and cartridges of Jharkhand...
  • BJP leaders attend workshop to collect iron for building 'giant statue of unity' December 2, 2013

    BJP leaders from five states on Sunday took part in a workshop for collection of iron for a giant statue of unity in Gujarat to be constructed in the memory of Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel, who has been widely credited with merger of various princely states into the Union of...
  • Missing weapons case: Court allows brain mapping, narco analysis test on accused November 28, 2013

    A local court has allowed brain mapping and narco analysis of the three bodyguards of Jharkhand Excise Minister Jaiprakash Bhai Patel and two drivers in connection with the missing weapons case. The police got the permission from the court of Chief Judicial Magistrate, Hazaribagh, on Wednesday, according to Superintendent of Police...
  • Nitish's 'Ramayan Mandir' brainchild of retd IPS officer, not Bihar govt: Sushil Kumar Modi November 15, 2013

    BJP on Friday dismissed any competition between Narendra Modi and Nitish Kumar for building the tallest statue in the world. "Some media are comparing the 'Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel' statue being set up in Gujarat with the proposed 'Virat Ramayan Mandir' in Bihar, trying to show competition between Narendra Modi and...
  • Nehru called Sardar Patel a 'total communalist', says Advani November 5, 2013

    Another controversy has been sparked by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) over India's first home minister Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel, who was was also known as the "Iron Man of India". Senior BJP leader LK Advani on Tuesday said quoting a book that former prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru called Sardar Patel a...
  • Sardar Patel would not have recognised Modi as his heir, says Rajmohan November 3, 2013

    New Delhi: Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel would have disapproved of Gujarat Chief Minister and BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's behaviour during 2002 riots, said Rajmohan Gandhi, one of the most highly regarded biographers of Sardar Patel. Speaking to CNNIBN's Karan Thapar on Devil's Advocate, he said that claims by...
  • Lata Mangeshkar entitled to her views: Digvijaya Singh November 2, 2013

    Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh hit out at Gujarat Chief Minister and BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on claiming Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel's legacy. He said, "How can Sardar Patel agree with the ideology that killed Mahatma Gandhi?" On singer Lata Mangeshkar saying Mosi is a better PM...
  • Government says it spent Rs 8.5 cr on ads to honour Sardar Patel November 1, 2013

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Congress continue to fight over Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel's legacy a day after Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi claimed that the Congress had forgotten all about Patel. The government's publicity arm, the Directorate of Advertising and Visual Publicity, has now released records...
  • Sardar Patel statue: Is Modi trying an imagebuilding exercise? October 31, 2013

    BJP PM candidate Narendra Modi on Thursday laid the foundation stone of the world's tallest statue in Gujarat, that of Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel. While acknowledging Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's claim that Patel was secular, Modi, who is also Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate questioned Manmohan over his claims...
  • Sardar Patel statue foundation ceremony: How it happened October 31, 2013

    Bharuch: 12:21 pm: Narendra Modi hit out at Prime Minister Manmohan Singh alleging the Centre was not allowing the completion of the Sardar Sarovar Dam. "I want to tell the PM that Rajasthan and Guajrat wants water, Madhya Pradesh wants electricity. I don't want credit, please do this for our...
  • Gujarat: Police foil protest at Sardar Patel statue site October 31, 2013

    Bharuch: With hours to go before Gujarat Chief Minister and BJP Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi lays the foundation stone for the Sardar Patel statue, the Gujarat Police has foiled a protest at the site. The protestors are primarily villagers from 66 tribal dominated villages located near the Sardar Sarovar...
  • Amidst politics, Modi to lay foundation stone of Sardar Patel statue October 31, 2013

    Ahmedabad: Amidst the political controversies, it is the day when Bharatiya Janata Party Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stone of Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel's statue in Bharuch in Gujarat. The proposed structure will be 597feet tall and will directly face the Narmada Dam. The political war between...
  • Gujarat: Sardar Patel statue to be twice the size of Statue of Liberty October 30, 2013

    Ahmedabad: As the Bharatiya Janata Party and the Congress slug it out over Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel's legacy, Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi will unveil his statue near Bahrauch on October 31. The proposed statue will be 182 metre tall and will be the tallest in the world. The total height...
  • I am happy to be part of the Congress to which Patel belonged, says PM October 29, 2013

    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Gujarat Chief Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi shared the dais on Tuesday at the inauguration of renovated Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel Museum in Ahmedabad. The prime minister praised Sardar Patel for his contribution to the nation. ...
  • Anand Sharma declines Modi's invite to unveil Sardar Patel statue October 29, 2013

    New Delhi: Commerce Minister Anand Sharma has declined Gujarat Chief Minister and BJP PM candidate Narendra Modi's invitation for unveiling of Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel statue on October 31. In a strong twopage letter to Modi, Anand Sharma has accused Modi of using Sardar Patel's legacy for political gains. "The initiators...
  • Congress hits out at Modi for saying Nehru skipped Patel's funeral October 29, 2013

    New Delhi: The Congress and the BJP are in a battle over Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel. The Congress has accused Gujarat Chief Minister and BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi of misrepresenting facts to appropriate Patel's legacy. Narendra Modi has clarified that the newspaper, Divya Bhaskar, has misquoted him. Modi was...
  • Gujarat: PM to share dais with Modi at Sardar Patel museum opening October 29, 2013

    Ahmedabad: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi will share dais on Tuesday at the inauguration of renovated Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel Museum in Ahmedabad. This will be the first time the two will be seen together after the BJP anointed Modi as its PM candidate....
  • Don't you miss these 10 TV serials from the 1990s? October 26, 2013

    New Delhi: Those who were born during the 1980s have seen very interesting phases of popular Indian culture. They have seen the era when people in distant Indian villages used to worship the people who appeared in mythological serials. They have also seen the time when social comedies replaced soaps...
  • Asaram worked at a tea stall before he became a 'godman' August 30, 2013

    New Delhi: Self-styled godman Asaram has been accused of sexual assaults and land grabs. He had also come under severe criticism for his comments on the December 16, 2012 Delhi gangrape case. But who is Asaram? IBN7 found that Asaram was born on April 17, 1942 in the Berani village of...
  • Will personally monitor welfare schemes: Minister August 17, 2013

    Jharkhand Minister Jai Prakash Bhai Patel on Friday assured people that he would personally monitor all the welfare schemes allotted to Hazaribagh district. "I will monitor effective implementation of all the poverty alleviation Centrally sponsored schemes in the district as the people are facing problems in getting essential commodities," the Urban...
  • 'Bhai' is a popcorn entertainer for audiences: Nagarjuna August 14, 2013

    Chennai: Describing his upcoming Telugu actiondrama 'Bhai' as a "popcorn entertainer", actor Akkineni Nagarjuna promises that the various commercial essentials make it a film for everybody. "With catchy oneliners, drama, songs, comedy sequences and stunning action shot in different exotic locales, my film is a popcorn entertainer. The concoction of commercial...