Jawaharlal Nehru Nehru didn't want Rajendra Prasad as president: Book

Jawaharlal Nehru, India's first prime minister, lied to stop Rajendra Prasad from becoming the president after the country's independence, a new book claims.

Sardar Patel's 'aura' lost in Statue of Unity, allege family members

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ambitious project to build the world's tallest statue of freedom fighter Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel runs into trouble with the latter's family raising objections to the face of the statue's replicas.

No decision on naming 'housing for all' scheme: Govt

The government has taken no decision to name the proposed 'housing for all' scheme after Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, the Rajya Sabha was informed on Thursday.

Activists seek environment impact study for 'Statue of Unity'

Stating that environmental impact assessment (EIA) report was necessary for the proposed giant statue of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel in Gujarat, a group of activists on Friday demanded immediate stoppage of work on the project.

Memorials of Shivaji and Sardar Patel will be grand: Fadnavis

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today said both the proposed memorials- that of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj in the Arabian sea off Mumbai and Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel's in Gujarat will be gigantic.

PM Modi pays tributes to Vallabhbhai Patel on his death anniversary

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday paid tributes to the country's first Home Minister Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on his death anniversary, saying the nation will remain indebted to him forever.

Venkaiah Naidu unveils bronze statue of Sardar Patel

Amid the Congress-BJP war of words over legacy of leaders, Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday said that Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel was "denied justice" during his life time and even after his death despite his contribution to the freedom struggle and unification of India.

Mount Litera Zee School pays tribute to the legacy of Sardar Patel
Mount Litera Zee School pays tribute to the legacy of Sardar Patel

In response the Prime Minister’s message to observe 31st of October as National Integration Day across the country, the students of the 80 Mount Litera Zee Schools across the country organized a Unity Run in their respective regions between the 31st October -10th of November in memory of Sardar V

Is PM Narendra Modi the new age 'Sardar Patel'?

Prime Minister Narendra Modi flagged off the 'Run for Unity' on Friday on the occasion of the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel. Is PM Narendra Modi the new age 'Sardar Patel'?

Sardar Patel would have resolved Kashmir issue: Chouhan

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Friday said the "entire Kashmir region would also have been an integral part of India" if the matter had been entrusted to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel.

Gujarat Chief Minister compares Narendra Modi to Sardar Patel

On the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on Friday, Gujarat Chief Minister Anandi Patel performed the ground breaking ceremony of 'Shreshtha Bharat Bhavan' to be built at a cost of Rs 176 crore as part of the 'Statue of Unity' project near Kevadia in Narmada district.

BJP, JD-U exchange barbs on Sardar Patel birth anniversary

 Accusing BJP of trying to appropriate the legacy of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel by organising functions sponsored by the central government on the occasion of his birth anniversary, ruling JD(U) today said it should instead "remember Muzaffarnagar and Trilokpuri riots".

Paswan, Kushwaha lead run for unity

Union Ministers Ramvilas Paswan and Upendra Kushwaha on Friday promoted Prime Minister Narendra Modi's initiative on Sardar Patel and led the run for unity in honour of the "iron man" in the state.

Indira's death anniversary: Congress attacks PM Narendra Modi

Congress on Friday termed as "disgusting" and "petty-minded" the way the Narendra Modi Government marked the death anniversary of Indira Gandhi while the ruling BJP wondered if that party prefers to see history through the "perspective" of Nehru-Gandhi family.

President flags off Run for Unity

President Pranab Mukherjee Friday flagged off 'Run For Unity' at Rashtrapati Bhavan to mark the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel.

Uma Bharati participates in 'Run for Unity' in UP

Union Minister for Water Resource and River Development Uma Bharati Friday led 'Run for Unity' here on the 139th birth anniversary of the first Home Minister of the country Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel.

PM Narendra Modi receives some of Sardar Patel's personal belongings

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday received some items like cups and saucers belonging to independent India's first home minister Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, an official statement said.

India would've been different if Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel was PM: Naidu

Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Friday said that if Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel had become the first prime minister of India, the fate of the "country would have been different".

Delhi Governor Najeeb Jung joins 'Run for Unity' in Delhi

Delhi Governor Najeeb Jung joins 'Run for Unity' in Delhi.

ITBP servicemen participate in 'Run for Unity' from Delhi's Vijay Chowk

ITBP servicemen participate in 'Run for Unity' from Delhi's Vijay Chowk.