Post Tagged with: "Vallabhbhai Patel"

From a sporting fest to an international race, VIM has travelled a long way

From a sporting fest to an international race, VIM has travelled a long way

VADODARA: It was exactly a decade ago when the city?s corporates and prominent personalities came together to launch Vadodara in 2009. The race that began as a half marathon was launched with much fanfare by the organizers that included the current Vadodara International Marathon (VIM) chairperson Tejal Amin. The organizers […]

UP: This year, 34 holidays for govt schools

UP: This year, 34 holidays for govt schools

ALLAHABAD: The state government has approved 34 holidays for government primary and upper primary schools affiliated to or recognised by Basic Education Board. Last year, the Central government had directed the states to celebrate National Unity Day to commemorate the birthday of Sardar Patel, following which this year Sardar Patel […]

AAI orders inquiry into mid-air smoking

AAI orders inquiry into mid-air smoking

AHMEDABAD/PANAJI: Two days after a passenger was caught smoking aboard an Ahmedabad-Goa flight, the Airports Authority of India (AAI) officials at Sardar International (SVPI) Airport on Thursday ordered an inquiry into the matter. The alleged incident occurred on December 25 ? a 23-year-old student from Ahmedabad, Karan G, was found […]

Pauling Nobel medal image displayed as Tagore?s

Pauling Nobel medal image displayed as Tagore?s

AHMEDABAD: At the Sardar National Memorial in Moti Shahi palace, a special exhibition is dedicated to , for he had stayed here, when 17 years, for a brief time with his brother in 1878. Satyendranath was then posted here as district judge. It was here that Tagore wrote the short […]

Flight makes emergency landing to save 5-yr-old

Flight makes emergency landing to save 5-yr-old

AHMEDABAD: After a five-year-old British citizen, Zack Jesionek, suffered seizures aboard a Yangoon-, Myanmar-bound flight from Dubai, an emergency landing of the flight was facilitated by the Ahmedabad (ATC) on Saturday afternoon. Officials of Airports Authority of India (AAI) confirmed that the flight had been diverted to the Sardar International […]

PM urges women to propel BJP campaign

PM urges women to propel BJP campaign

AHMEDABAD: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday gave the BJP?s women workers from across India the slogan ?Mera Booth, Sabse Mazboot? to inspire their campaigning for the 2019 elections. He told the women that they should spread awareness among the masses about the initiatives undertaken by the central government. Hundreds […]

40 from SPIPA clear UPSC main exam

40 from SPIPA clear UPSC main exam

AHMEDABAD: The UPSC (Mains) result for the year 2018-19 was declared on Thursday in which 40 candidates from Sardar Patel Institute of Public Administration (SPIPA) have got success. In a press release by SPIPA, the officials mentioned that 1,994 candidates from across India have been selected for the next round […]

Late reporting at police HQ irks DGP KS Dwivedi

Late reporting at police HQ irks DGP KS Dwivedi

PATNA: Late reporting for work by officers and other personnel at the state police HQ has irked . Sources said many officers not only arrived late but also did not come back after lunch time. The situation has reached such a pass that the DGP recently issued a letter to […]