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Gujarat Zoo To Trade 40 Asiatic Lions For Other Wild Animals For Kevadia Jungle Safari

Jul 30, 2021 PTI

Till now, around 80 lions have been sent to different national and international zoos, including those in London, Zurich and Prague. Zoos situated in 21 states in the country have received

Passengers Express Joy As Chennai Central-Kevadiya Train Sets Off For Maiden Journey

Jan 17, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

As the Chennai Central-Kevadiya weekly train makes the maiden journey, people of Tamil Nadu can now take a train journey to visit the Statue of Unity


More Tourists Visit Statue of Unity Than Statue of Liberty: PM Modi

Besides tourists visiting the Statue of Unity, locals will be the biggest beneficiary of the new rail connectivity, Modi said.

PM Modi Flags Off 8 Trains To Boost Tourism, Connectivity In Gujarat

Jan 17, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

One of the trains, Jan Shatabdi Express is equipped with the 'Vista-dome tourist coach' which offers large viewing areas with rooftop glasses and seats for passengers.


Karnataka To Have Tallest Statue Of Lord Hanuman Worth Rs 1,200 Crore

Lord Hanuman’s statue will be 215 metres tall

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31 October, 2020

Pulwama Attack’s Truth Accepted In Pak Parliament: PM Modi

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PM Narendra Modi's statement came days after Pakistan's Science & Technology Minister Fawad Chaudhry admitted his country's role in the Pulwama attack.


31 October, 2020

Rashtriya Ekta Diwas: PM Narendra Modi Pays Tribute To Sardar Patel At Statue Of Unity

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Sardar Patel's birth anniversary is being celebrated as 'Rashtriya Ekta Diwas' (National Unity Day) since 2014.


13 September, 2020

Statue of Unity: Tribals Demand To Revoke New Act Allowing Land Acquisition

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The protest, organised by the Adivasi Samanvay Manch, was peaceful, said activist Praful Vasava, who claimed the state government was forcibly acquiring land, in the process displacing tribals, and posing grave danger to indigenous culture.


09 June, 2020

Defacement Of Mahatma Gandhi's Statue Was A 'Disgrace': Donald Trump

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The statue, which is across the road from the Indian Embassy, was vandalised on the intervening night of June 2 and 3.


31 October, 2019

BJP 'Adopting' Sardar Patel Because It Has No Freedom Fighter Of Its Own: Priyanka Gandhi

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Describing Patel as the stalwart of congress, Priyanka said she was happy to see BJP trying to adopt 'Iron Man of India'.


31 October, 2019

Those Who Can't Win Wars Against Us Are Trying To Destroy Our Unity: PM Modi

Outlook Web Bureau

Flower petals were also showered on the world's tallest statue by an Indian Air Force helicopter.


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31 October, 2019

President Kovind, Home Minister Amit Shah Pay Tributes To Sardar Patel

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Shah flagged off the 'Run for Unity' event in Delhi to mark the birth anniversary Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel.


17 September, 2019

On His 69th Birthday, PM Modi Says Article 370 Abrogation Was Sardar Patel's Vision

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PM Modi said the Hyderabad Liberation Day is a result of Sardar Patel's vision. September 17 marks the day in 1948 when the erstwhile Hyderabad State was annexed to the Indian.


28 August, 2019

PM Modi Urges People To Visit Sardar Sarovar Dam After Statue Of Unity In TIME's 100 'Greatest Places' List

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The prime minister said he is happy to share that the water levels at the Sardar Sarovar Dam have touched a historic 134-meter mark.


29 June, 2019

Rains Create Puddles In Viewing Gallery Of Gujarat's Statue Of Unity

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The Statue of Unity, a 182-metre memorial to Sardar Patel in Kevadiya in Narmada district, is the tallest structure of its kind in the world and was inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on October 31 last year.


27 January, 2019

300 Crocodiles Being Relocated From Statue Of Unity For Seaplane Service

Outlook Web Bureau

Earlier on January 23, state Civil Aviation minister Bhupendrasinh Chudasama had announced that a seaplane service connecting Sabarmati Riverfront in Ahmedabad to the Statue of Unity would commence soon.


11 December, 2018

Railway Ministry To Develop New Station Near Statue Of Unity

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President Ram Nath Kovind will lay the foundation stone for the Kevadiya railway station, which will be located at a distance of five kms from the imposing structure, on December 15, the Western Railway (WR)


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23 November, 2018

Andhra Pradesh's New Assembly Building Will Be Taller Than Statue Of Unity: Reports

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On October 31, Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiled the world's tallest statue -- The Statue of Unity, in Gujarat.


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Former Attorney-General of India (AGI), Mukul Rohatgi representing Aryan Khan, son of Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, in the drugs-on-cruise case, arrives at Bombay High court in Mumbai.

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Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri wth BJP MP Manoj Tiwari launch a Covid-19 vaccination campaign for devotees ahead of the Chhath festival.

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Actress Kranti Redkar, wife of NCB officer Sameer Wankhede, addresses a press conference at Andheri in Mumbai.

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A women displays the boxes of firecrackers at her shop for sale ahead of the Diwali and Kali Puja festival, at Haral village in South 24 Parganas district.

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A shopkeeper displays the boxes of firecrackers at his shop for sale ahead of the Diwali and Kali Puja festival, at Haral village in South 24 Parganas district.

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