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World's largest stadium in Motera named after Narendra Modi: Congress dubs move 'disgrace', says shows PM 'narcissist'
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World's largest stadium in Motera named after Narendra Modi: Congress dubs move 'disgrace', says shows PM 'narcissist'

BJP's Prakash Javadekar responded to Congress jibe and asked if the top leaders of the party have ever visited the world's tallest statue of Sardar Patel, which is also in Gujarat

Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel's death anniversary: Path shown by 'iron man' will always inspire us, says Narendra Modi
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Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel's death anniversary: Path shown by 'iron man' will always inspire us, says Narendra Modi

Born in Gujarat's Nanded, Sardar Patel played a critical role in the Freedom Struggle. He is credited with uniting all 562 princely states of pre-Independent India

Narendra Modi pays tribute to Sardar Patel at Statue of Unity to mark 'Rashtriya Ekta Diwas'
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Narendra Modi pays tribute to Sardar Patel at Statue of Unity to mark 'Rashtriya Ekta Diwas'

Modi reached the Statue of Unity at Kevadiya in Narmada district on Saturday morning and offered flowers at the feet of the monument of Sardar Patel

From inaugurating museum to declassifying 'Netaji Files', BJP has often appropriated Bose's legacy to make inroads in Bengal
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From inaugurating museum to declassifying 'Netaji Files', BJP has often appropriated Bose's legacy to make inroads in Bengal

Despite not adhering to Jawaharlal Nehru and Mahatma Gandhi's non-violent worldview, Bose recognised the fact that they all shared the same purpose for India – end of colonial rule.

Wonder which powers delayed Bharat Ratna for Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, says Ravi Shankar Prasad; Congress calls remark 'unbecoming'
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Wonder which powers delayed Bharat Ratna for Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, says Ravi Shankar Prasad; Congress calls remark 'unbecoming'

Without naming any party, the senior BJP leader sought to know "which powers" were causing the delay in giving due recognition to the 'Iron Man', who is remembered for having facilitated seamless integration of more than 500 princely states upon Independence.

'Article 370 a wall that has been demolished': PM says Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel inspiration behind abrogation of special status
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'Article 370 a wall that has been demolished': PM says Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel inspiration behind abrogation of special status

Attending a function at the Statue of Unity on Patel's 144th birth anniversary, Narendra Modi led the gathering in taking the 'national unity pledge' on National Unity Day.

West Bengal guv Jagdeep Dhankhar says state Assembly elections must be violence-free to 'erase memories' of Lok Sabha polls
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West Bengal guv Jagdeep Dhankhar says state Assembly elections must be violence-free to 'erase memories' of Lok Sabha polls

Jagdeep Dhankhar said the by-polls to three Assembly seats in the state on 25 November must be free from violence to erase memories of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.

Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Jayanti: States across the country pay tribute to first home minister, flag off Run for Unity
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Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Jayanti: States across the country pay tribute to first home minister, flag off Run for Unity

Since 2014, every year on 31 October the National Unity Day is observed to pay tribute to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel – an Indian politician who played a pivotal role in India's freedom struggle and then during the integration of the country.

BJP's attempts to adopt Congress 'stalwart' Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel shows it has no freedom fighter of its own, says Priyanka Gandhi
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BJP's attempts to adopt Congress 'stalwart' Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel shows it has no freedom fighter of its own, says Priyanka Gandhi

Since 2014, every year on 31 October 'Rashtriya Ekta Diwas' or the National Unity Day is observed to pay tribute to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, an Indian politician who played a pivotal role in India's freedom struggle and then during the integration of the country.

National Unity Day: Narendra Modi defends abrogation of Article 370, says special status provisions 'only generated terrorism' in J&K
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National Unity Day: Narendra Modi defends abrogation of Article 370, says special status provisions 'only generated terrorism' in J&K

Paying glowing tributes to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on National Unity Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday defended the abrogation of Article 370, saying the special status provisions only generated terrorism in Jammu and Kashmir

Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Jayanti: Amit Shah flags off 'Run for Unity' to observe 144th birth anniversary of 'Iron Man of India'
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Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Jayanti: Amit Shah flags off 'Run for Unity' to observe 144th birth anniversary of 'Iron Man of India'

Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Jayanti: Patel the 'Iron Man of India' was born on 31 October, 1875 at Nadiad in Gujarat. India's first Home Minister, Patel is credited for merger of over 560 states into the Union of India.

Narendra Modi pays floral tributes to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel at Statue of Unity, administers 'national unity pledge'
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Narendra Modi pays floral tributes to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel at Statue of Unity, administers 'national unity pledge'

Narendra Modi paid floral tributes to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, the country's first home minister, at the Statue of Unity here on the occasion of Rashtriya Ekta Diwas.

Narendra Modi closed gateway of terrorism in India by repealing Article 370, 35A in Kashmir, says Amit Shah
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Narendra Modi closed gateway of terrorism in India by repealing Article 370, 35A in Kashmir, says Amit Shah

Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Thursday said Article 370 and Article 35A were the gateway of terrorism into Jammu and Kashmir which was closed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi by abrogating them

National Unity Day 2019: On Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Jayanti, nation gears up to mark 'Rashtriya Ekta Diwas'
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National Unity Day 2019: On Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Jayanti, nation gears up to mark 'Rashtriya Ekta Diwas'

National Unity Day 2019: On Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel's 144th birth anniversary this year, Modi will visit Kevadia in Gujarat to pay homage to the great leader at the Statue of Unity.

'Not a single bullet fired, no deaths reported': Amit Shah says Kashmir on path to development after removal of articles 370, 35A
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'Not a single bullet fired, no deaths reported': Amit Shah says Kashmir on path to development after removal of articles 370, 35A

Amit Shah on Saturday reiterated 'not a single bullet has been fired nor a death reported in Kashmir' since the abrogation of Article 370 in the restive region.

Manish Tewari blames Savarkar for Gandhi's murder, Manmohan Singh says party not against the man: Why Congress can't make up its mind on Hindutva leader's legacy
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Manish Tewari blames Savarkar for Gandhi's murder, Manmohan Singh says party not against the man: Why Congress can't make up its mind on Hindutva leader's legacy

Congress' overtly critical views on Savarkar appear to be of recent vintage, and equally neoteric is the party's confusion over where to position itself regarding the radical Hindu leader

BJP’s fervent bid to confer Bharat Ratna on Savarkar shows party's strategy to embed RSS in Indian history
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BJP’s fervent bid to confer Bharat Ratna on Savarkar shows party's strategy to embed RSS in Indian history

Adding Savarkar to the pantheon of national heroes with government sanction at this stage would be a permanent move that cannot be rescinded later — a level of state patronage that Savarkar never received except under colonial times.

Don't use Lord Ram's name to create 'ruckus and anger' says Ashok Gehlot during state Assembly
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Don't use Lord Ram's name to create 'ruckus and anger' says Ashok Gehlot during state Assembly

Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot said on Monday that the name of Lord Ram should not be used to create a ruckus and spread anger

Muslims are being punished for not migrating to Pakistan during Partition, says Azam Khan on growing cases of mob lynching
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Muslims are being punished for not migrating to Pakistan during Partition, says Azam Khan on growing cases of mob lynching

Samajwadi Party MP Azam Khan said that Muslims in the country are being punished for their decision of not moving to Pakistan after the partition in 1947.

BJP govt added chapters on RSS to textbooks, glorified Veer Savarkar, Deendayal Upadhyaya, says Rajasthan education minister
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BJP govt added chapters on RSS to textbooks, glorified Veer Savarkar, Deendayal Upadhyaya, says Rajasthan education minister

Rajasthan education minister Govind Singh Dotasra pointed out that the curriculum review committee, constituted after the Congress government came to power last year, had written on the basis of strong facts and evidences that Savarkar had begged the British for mercy.