Sardar Patel

I have no political ambition, will not contest elections: Hardik Patel

He may have galvanised his Patel castemen by the quota stir, but Hardik Patel on Monday dismissed speculations about his political ambitions and said neither he nor anybody involved in the agitation will contest elections. Hardik’s clarification came a day after some Patel leaders announced they were planning to contest the upcoming local bodies polls. “PC Patel is not with us. He announced yesterday about his own party Bharatiya Rashtravadi

PM Narendra Modi talks about Gujarat violence, Land Bill in Mann ki Baat

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday addressed the nation in the 11th episode of ‘Mann Ki Baat’ radio broadcast at 11 am. Here are the live updates: PM Modi asks people to share their suggestions and topics for next ‘Mann ki Baat’ episode and concludes his radio address. I have met many youngsters who have pledged things like – ”Sunday on Cycle’. It is good for health and environment: Modi

Snooping on Netaji family by Nehru govt a "sinister propaganda": Congress

Congress Friday rejected reports that Jawaharlal Nehru’s government had snooped on the family of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose and accused the Narendra Modi dispensation of launching a “sinister propaganda of selective leaks and half truths” to malign national icons. AICC said that since the Intelligence Bureau reports directly to the Home Minister, the ruling party was “attempting to malign the great Home Ministers between 1948 to 68 including Sardar Patel

Rahul Gandhi commits blooper, calls Modi opposition leader

Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi today committed a faux pas when he apparently referred to Prime Minister Narendra Modi as “opposition leader”. “An opposition leader says nothing happened in the last 60 years. Their thinking is that only one man can take the country forward. “This thinking raises a question mark on Ambedkar, Mahatma Gandhi, Sardar Patel, Nehru. It not only raises a question mark on them (about what they

Narendra Modi takes on Manmohan Singh

Here are the highlights of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi’s Independence Day speech: * When we talk about independence, the map of Gujarat naturally flashes before our eyes. Both the non-violent and revolutionary paths to independence went through Gujarat. Both Mahatma Gandhi and Sardar Patel were from Gujarat and so were many illustrious revolutionaries who hailed from Kutch. * The country got Independence but have we achieved true independence? We