Patel seeks to mollify Ramesh on Navi Mumbai airport project

In an attempt to mollify Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh after a spat over the proposed Navi Mumbai airport, Civil Aviation Minister Praful Patel today said he would work closely with his cabinet colleague to move forward.

Patel, Pinto stayed mum over romance for `Slumdog` sake

Dev and Freida kept their real-life romance under wraps because they feared it would take the attention away from the film.

No blanking of airspace over Delhi last week: Patel

There was no blanking of airspace
over Delhi last week and British Prime Minister David
Cameron`s aircraft did not face any trouble, government said
in Rajya Sabha today.

`Dr Patel lacked technical skills as a surgeon`

Indian-origin surgeon Jayant Patel, accused of man slaughter, lacked technical skills as a surgeon and had searched for a cancerous node in the wrong place during an operation, an Australian court was told Tuesday.

Time to phase out foreign pilots extended: Praful Patel

The government has extended the time-frame for phasing out foreign pilots employed by Indian carriers by one year, Civil Aviation Minister Praful Patel
Tuesday said.

Probe into YSR chopper crash to be over by Nov end: Patel

Enquiry into the helicopter crash in which AP Chief Minister YS Rajashekhara Reddy was killed will be completed by this month end, Civil Aviation Minister Praful Patel informed the Lok Sabha Thursday.

Patel not offended by Prince Philip`s `Patel crack`

Atul Patel, the Indian-origin head of a leading British housing association, has laughed off a joke about his surname cracked by the gaffe-prone husband of the British monarch.

Praful Patel may meet AI employee unions on Wednesday

Civil Aviation Minister Praful Patel
is likely to meet Air India staff unions, including pilots, on Wednesday to discuss rationalisation of incentives and
allowances in line with the airline`s turnaround plans.

No differences between Nehru and Patel: Sonia

Cong chief Sonia Gandhi on Thursday said that there were no differences between Nehru and Sardar Patel.