The Biggest Stories of October 31, 2014
Oct 31, 2014
India | Press Trust of India | Monday December 15, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today 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.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday December 13, 2014
The Collected Works covers the period from 1918 when Patel took to politics and till he died in 1950.
India | Reported by Saurabh Gupta, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday December 5, 2014
Plans for a giant statue of warrior king Shivaji off the Mumbai coast - a project loaded with political implications in Maharashtra - have been cleared by the union environment ministry.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday November 13, 2014
The Congress today administered a pledge asking its members to work for secularism and "protect the country from the ideology of hate" in a conclave to mark the 125th birth anniversary of first prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru.
Opinion | Harsh V. Pant | Wednesday November 12, 2014
The Congress' lament about its icons is curious, writes Harsh V Pant.
India | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Wednesday November 12, 2014
The opposition Congress has invited 15 political parties from other countries and "all like-minded political parties" for an international conference in Delhi to commemorate the 125th birth anniversary of India's first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru...
Press Trust of India | Thursday November 6, 2014
Gujarat Cricket Association president Amit Shah is scheduled to announce the details of the refurbishment of the stadium, constructed in 1983 in time to host the Test match against the West Indies, on November 15 at the GCA's AGM.
Indo-AsianNews Service,Press Trust of India | Thursday November 6, 2014
With Virat Kohli promoting him at No 3, the 29-year-old Ambati Rayudu justified his skipper's faith scoring an unbeaten 121 off 118 balls with the help of 10 fours and four sixes in an innings that was paced perfectly.
NDTVSports | Friday December 5, 2014
Live cricket score and ball-by-ball commentary from the 2nd One-Day International (ODI) match between India and Sri Lanka at the Sardar Patel Stadium, Motera, Ahmedabad on Thursday.
ShubhodeepChakravarty | Thursday November 6, 2014
Ambati Rayudu slammed his maiden ODI hundred as India defeated Sri Lanka by six wickets in the second ODI in Ahmedabad. Catch all the highlights here.
India | Sunil Prabhu | Wednesday November 5, 2014
After being overshadowed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his appropriation of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel's birthday on the death anniversary of former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi on October 31, the Congress is taking no chances.
Sunday November 2, 2014
Aiming to provide temporary shelter for migrants and homeless people, the government is firming up a new initiative to launch a rental housing project in the big cities to answer their accommodation needs.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday October 31, 2014
Congress today attacked the Narendra Modi government for the way it marked the death anniversary of former prime minister Indira Gandhi while the ruling BJP wondered if that party prefers to see history through the "perspective" of Nehru-Gandhi famil...
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday October 31, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi was today gifted some keepsakes of Sardar Valabhbhai Patel, whose 139th birth anniversary has been marked with unprecedented vigour by his government.
India | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Friday October 31, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi was at the centre of a massive commemoration today of the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, India's first Home Minister, who belonged, like Mr Modi, to Gujarat.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday October 31, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said the anti-Sikh riots after the assassination of Indira Gandhi were like a "dagger that pierced through India's chest."
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday October 31, 2014
The Shiv Sena, feeling spurned, will not be in the large audience today that will witness Devendra Fadnavis take oath as the 27th chief minister of Maharashtra. But the party has wished Mr Fadnavis well and defended the lavish ceremony organized by h...
India | Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday October 31, 2014
As Prime Minister Narendra Modi today brisk-walked with a crowd in Delhi for the "Run for Unity" in memory of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, his government stayed away from Indira Gandhi's memorial.
India | Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from Agencies) | Friday October 31, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi flagged off a "Run for Unity" and then briskly walked down Rajpath in the heart of Delhi on Friday morning with thousands of participants in a tribute to independent India's first home minister and his hero Sardar Vallabh...
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With inputs from agencies) | Friday October 31, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will flag off a "Run for Unity" at Vijay Chowk near Parliament this morning to celebrate the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel as Rashtriya Ekta Diwas or National Unity Day.
India | NDTV.com | Friday October 31, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today flagged off the 'Run for Unity' in New Delhi on the occasion of the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, which is being commemorated as Rashtriya Ekta Diwas.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 30, 2014
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh would attend the 'Run For Unity' event in Hyderabad tomorrow on the occasion of 'Rashtriya Ekta Diwas'.
India | Written by Sandeep Phukan | Friday October 31, 2014
Government employees who work in buildings close to the Parliament enjoyed a half day today. On Friday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will flag off a 'Run for Unity", a mega event to celebrate Sardar Patel's 139th birth anniversary, and the police nee...
Opinion | Ashok Malik | Thursday October 30, 2014
Commemorating only the Gandhis was Congress speciality, writes Ashok Malik.