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Web series on India's 'Iron Man' Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel in the works

Hindol Sengupta's book "The Man Who Saved India", a biography of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, is being made into a web series.

Mar 11, 2019, 14:12 PM IST

Railways to run special train to Statue of Unity from March 4

The Statue of Unity is situated on the river island called Sadhu Bet in front of the Narmada Dam in Gujarat. It is the world's tallest statue at a height of 182 metres.

Feb 23, 2019, 10:40 AM IST

Morning Breaking: PM Modi takes part in DG conference

Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Gujarat to attend the annual conference of Directors General and Inspectors General of Police. The venue for the meet is a ‘tent-city’ set up near the 182-metre tall statue dedicated to country’s first Home Minister Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel.

Dec 22, 2018, 10:00 AM IST

Arun Jaitley attacks Congress, calls Gandhi family ‘officially glamorised and blue-blooded'

In a fresh Facebook post, Jaitley has said that Congress party still considers only a great surname as a political brand. 

Nov 27, 2018, 14:43 PM IST

Had Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel been PM, farmers would not have been ruined: Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi once again targeted the Nehru-Gandhi family Saturday, saying farmers would not have been "ruined" had Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel been the country's first prime minister.

Nov 24, 2018, 19:40 PM IST

Why a giant Sardar Patel statue is a key piece in PM Modi's political calculation

Even if Modi appears small in front of the statue in carefully crafted photographs, he will be seen by Gujarati youth as an inheritor of values of the Grand Unifier.

Nov 09, 2018, 16:01 PM IST

Divya Spandana takes a dig at PM with 'Is that bird dropping?' tweet, sparks row

Hitting back on the grand old party, BJP said that it is the values of the Congress that are dropping.

Nov 01, 2018, 18:19 PM IST

BJP used Sardar Patel's statue for their 'vested interests': Mallikarjun Kharge

Built in honour of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, the giant structure has been dedicated to the nation by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Oct 31, 2018, 23:06 PM IST

Statue politics: Shashi Tharoor questions why no honour for Mahatma like for disciple Sardar Patel

Congress leader Shashi Tharoor questioned BJP government stating why Patel has bigger statue than his guru Mahatma Gandhi.

Oct 31, 2018, 18:36 PM IST

Statue of Unity: Sudarsan Pattnaik pays tribute to 'Iron Man' Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel with sand art - See pics

The structure that stands 182 meters tall is the World's tallest statue.

Oct 31, 2018, 12:28 PM IST

Catch Live Streaming of PM Modi unveiling Statue of Unity Gujarat's Kevadiya on Zee News

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is all set to unveil the Statue of Unity - the world’s tallest statue - in Gujarat's Kevadiya on Wednesday. The statue with a height of 182 metres (597 feet) will be inaugurated on the occasion of the 143rd birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel. 

Oct 31, 2018, 09:47 AM IST

Sardar Patel Jayanti: President Kovind, PM Modi, politicos pay tribute to Iron Man

Paying tributes to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on his birthday anniversary, President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu took to social media to pay tributes.

Oct 31, 2018, 08:10 AM IST

Amid protests and criticism, PM Narendra Modi to unveil 'Statue of Unity' on Sardar Patel's birth anniversary

The statue with a height of 182 metres will be inaugurated on the occasion of the 143rd birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel.

Oct 31, 2018, 06:37 AM IST

World's tallest, 597-ft 'Statue of Unity', set for inauguration on Sardar's birth anniversary

Built in honour of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, the giant structure will be dedicated to the nation by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Oct 30, 2018, 21:49 PM IST

Mann Ki Baat: PM Narendra Modi calls Sardar Patel a 'visionary', says let us all 'Run for Unity'

PM Modi addressed the 49th edition of his monthly radio programme ‘Mann Ki Baat’ on Sunday.

Oct 28, 2018, 11:14 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel's statue on October 31: Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani

Talking to reporters on the sidelines of the BJP's national executive meeting, he said the statue with a height of 182 metres will be a symbol of the country's unity and integrity.

Sep 09, 2018, 17:01 PM IST

PM Modi pays tributes to Sardar Patel on death anniversary

Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid tributes to the country's first home minister Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on his death anniversary today, saying every Indian is indebted to him for his monumental service to the nation.

Dec 15, 2017, 11:31 AM IST

Sardar Patel predicted India's wars, Dokalam in 1950: Manohar Parrikar

India's first home minister Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel had predicted India's wars with China and Pakistan, fought over a decade later, in 1950, Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar has said.

Nov 01, 2017, 15:30 PM IST