South | Written by Uma Sudhir | Wednesday September 17, 2014
It seemed to be a scene from a bygone era. Activists, holding the national flag and carrying photographs of freedom fighter Sardar Vallabhai Patel, wanted to march ahead, but the police refused to let them do so.
Press Trust of India | Saturday September 13, 2014
World No. 1 and last edition's individual runner-up Doo Hoi Kem lived up to her reputation with a straight-game win over India's top junior Sagarika Mukherjee in the opener before a gallant Ayhika Mukherjee snatched the second singles to draw level a...
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday November 12, 2013
Narendra Modi's factual blunders in recent speeches have become the new trigger for political sparring between the Congress and the BJP.
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Thursday October 31, 2013
Narendra Modi told the Prime Minister today, just before he laid the foundation stone for a 182-metre high statue of India's 'Iron Man', that it was "unjust" to associate Sardar Vallabhai Patel with any one party. The Congress has shot back saying th...
India | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Sunday May 5, 2013
When Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi visited Mumbai this week, he articulated his idea of honouring the Iron Man of India, Sardar Vallabhai Patel. Mr Modi told a gathering at the Indian Merchant's Chamber, "I want a huge statue of Sardar Patel t...
Purnima Ranawat | Monday November 5, 2012
Late musical icon Bhupen Hazarika's decision to move out of his native state Assam in the late 1950s proved to be career-defining point, his close associate Kamal Kataki says.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 12, 2012
Bollywood producer Prakash Chandani, who is under the watch of the police for his alleged role in an Indian Premier League (IPL) betting racket, was today detained by the immigration officials at Sardar Vallabhai Patel International Airport in Ahmeda...
Press Trust of India | Saturday December 3, 2011
Both Indian and West Indies teams arrived here today to play the third ODI at Sardar Vallabhai Patel Motera stadium on December 5.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 19, 2010
Security has been beefed up at the Sardar Vallabhai Patel (SVP) International Airport, following an alert issued by the Union Ministry of Home Affairs.
India | Rahul Shrivastava, Rohit Bhan | Thursday August 20, 2009
At the heart of the problem with Jaswant Singh's book is, of course, his portrayal of Sardar Vallabhai Patel.
World | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 11, 2009
An undergraduate team from the Sardar Vallabhai Patel Institute in Gujarat has been declared runner-up in a NASA competition.