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The Women Who Made A Difference 8.3.2019 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
Sandeep Pandey salutes women who have contributed to social transformation in India after 1980.
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Why crocodiles from ponds near Statue of Unity being shifted 27.1.2019 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
"We are relocating these crocodiles just for the safety of tourists. There is no specific instruction to us about any seaplane service" an official said.
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Statue of Unity will do for Kevatia what Rann Utsav did for Kutch 14.11.2018 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
'Will the Statue of Unity and Tent City Narmada have as much of a transformational effect on the local economy as the salt desert/Tent City Dhordo did is something that only time can tell,' says Sanjeev Nayyar.
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5 PSUs gave Rs 1.47 bn for Statue of Unity 8.11.2018 Rediff: News
ONGC, Hindustan Petroleum, Bharat Petroleum, Indian Oil and Oil India listed the spending as part of their mandatory CSR commitment, but CAG noted that the Sardar Patel statue did not qualify for CSR funding.
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Why we must salute both Nehru and Patel 31.10.2018 Rediff: News
'Both Nehru and Patel were thorough gentlemen and whatever their differences never disrespected each other.'
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PHOTOS: The Statue of Unity towers over all 31.10.2018 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday dedicated to the nation the 182-metre statue of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, the tallest in the world, and said it will be a reminder about the courage of a man who thwarted efforts to disintegrate India.
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World's tallest statue to be unveiled in Gujarat today 31.10.2018 Rediff: News
The 182-metre statue of Vallabhbhai Patel will be dedicated to the nation on his birth anniversary in Narmada District of Gujarat.
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What you need to know about the Statue of Unity 30.10.2018 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
The Statue of Unity, touted as the world's tallest statue, will be nearly twice as tall as New York's famed Statue of Liberty.Check out all that you need to know about India's tribute to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel.
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Meet the creator of the world's tallest statue 30.10.2018 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
Ram V Sutar, 89, has already created more than 200 distinct statues, many of them massive. Now, he is a leading contender for the commission to produce the world's largest statue: A 597-foot tall rendering of Sardar Patel, an independence leader who played a crucial role in uniting India's fractious states.
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India united because of Sardar Patel: Modi in Mann ki Baat 28.10.2018 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
Modi said it was Patels' timely intervention which helped save J-K from "aggression".
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'Statue of Unity' gets finishing touches as unveiling nears 13.10.2018 Rediff: News
Nearly 3,400 labourers and 250 engineers are working round-the-clock at the site of the statue at Sadhu Bet island on Narmada river. The 182-metre tall statue will be unveiled by the PM on birth anniversary of Sardar Patel, the first home minister of the country.
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PHOTOS: Look how far the 'Statue of Unity' has come 28.8.2018 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
The Rs 1,989 crore statue being built to honour Sardar Vallabhai Patel has taken 3,000 labourers nearly 5 years to complete.
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'Bhaiyyu Maharaj told me he was under pressure' 13.6.2018 Rediff: News
Congress leader Manak Agarwal's demand for a CBI inquiry into the godman's suicide has set off a controversy.
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Computer Baba, 4 other sadhus get MoS status in MP; spark row 4.4.2018 Rediff: News
As per the order of General Administration Department's Additional Secretary K K Katiya, the MoS status has been accorded to Narmadanand Maharaj, Hariharanand Maharaj, Computer Baba, Bhayyu Maharaj and Pandit Yogendra Mahant.
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'Statue of Unity' to be ready for inauguration on October 31 14.2.2018 Rediff: News
The 'Statue of Unity' will provide visitors a meaningful experience that both educates and entertains, by focusing on Patel's personage, life, and accomplishments.
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Modiji talks of Pakistan, China but not Gujarat: Rahul 11.12.2017 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
Gandhi said Modi was frequently shifting his campaign plank in Gujarat.
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PM talking about Aiyar's remark after getting exposed: Rahul 9.12.2017 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
He promised a complete loan waiver to farmers as soon as the Congress formed government in the state.
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Gujarat poll: How Congress is planning to win rural Saurashtra 1.12.2017 Rediff: News
The Congress is chiefly banking on the issue of water woes and "incomplete" irrigation projects to make fresh inroads in rural Saurashtra, sensing a feeling of being "left out" among the populace.
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On his 67th birthday, PM Modi inaugurates country's biggest dam 17.9.2017 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
Modi, who turned 67, unveiled the plaque dedicating the dam to the nation.
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PM Modi to inaugurate world's second biggest dam on his birthday 16.9.2017 Rediff: News
The foundation stone of the dam was laid on April 5, 1961 by the country's first prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru. However, it took 56 years to complete its construction.
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