Patel

PAAS leaders are Congress agents, alleges Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani

PAAS leaders are Congress agents, alleges Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani

PAAS leaders were working as agents of Congress, and now they have been totally exposed, said Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani on PAAS-Congress workers clash over ticket distribution

Nov 20, 2017, 09:23 AM IST
Stage set for high-stakes Rajya Sabha polls in Gujarat; Vaghela mum on choice, says Patel still friend

Stage set for high-stakes Rajya Sabha polls in Gujarat; Vaghela mum on choice, says Patel still friend

The development forced the Congress to go in back-foot as it feared more defections and shifted all its MLAs to Bengaluru ahead of the crucial polls.

Aug 07, 2017, 23:13 PM IST

Amit Shah in attendance, BJP expects big Patel show in Gujarat today

Groups of Patels have been disrupting several BJP and government functions since the beginning of their quota stir last year. 

Sep 08, 2016, 12:02 PM IST

Jitu Vaghani appointed Gujarat BJP chief

Jitu Vaghani, an MLA from Bhavnagar West constituency, belongs to Leuva Patel community among Patels.

Aug 10, 2016, 16:37 PM IST

`Patel stir poses big challenge for PM Narendra Modi`

Ongoing protests by Patels, "a relatively prosperous caste in India" seeking reservations, pose a big challenge to Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s plans for reforms and signifies that India isn`t creating enough jobs, according to the New York Times.

Sep 08, 2015, 09:28 AM IST

Next round of agitation from Surat tomorrow, says Hardik

 The next round of agitation to press for the demand for reservation to Patel community under OBC quota will kick-start tomorrow from Surat, Hardik Patel, who is leading the stir that plunged Gujarat into violence said on Monday.

Aug 31, 2015, 16:03 PM IST

Gujarat: Life returns to normalcy, schools & colleges reopen

Life returned to normalcy in Gujarat on Friday, even as shcools and colleges reopened in major cities such as Ahmedabad and Surat after bandh called by Hardik Patel.

Aug 28, 2015, 13:43 PM IST

Gujarat quota row: Zee Media's special report from ground zero

Zee Media's special report from ground zero as Patel community's agitation demanding reservation under the OBC status turned violence in Gujarat.

Aug 26, 2015, 13:24 PM IST

Quota row: Patel agitation turns violent, clashes in Ahmedabad & Surat

Violence had broken out in some parts of Ahmedabad and Surat after the agitation by the Patel community seeking reservation under OBC quota turned violent on Tuesday.

Aug 26, 2015, 10:42 AM IST

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.

Aug 26, 2010, 15:30 PM IST

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.

Aug 04, 2010, 09:50 AM IST

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.

Aug 03, 2010, 18:28 PM IST

`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.

May 18, 2010, 16:22 PM IST

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.

Apr 20, 2010, 14:36 PM IST

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.

Nov 26, 2009, 13:30 PM IST

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.

Oct 28, 2009, 11:25 AM IST

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.

Oct 13, 2009, 18:39 PM IST

No differences between Nehru and Patel: Sonia

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

Oct 01, 2009, 16:13 PM IST