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First Prime Minister of India

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Jawaharlal Nehru: First Prime Minister of India
Jawaharlal Nehru was an Indian independence activist and, subsequently, the first Prime Minister of India, as well as a central figure in Indian politics both before and after independence. He emerged as an eminent leader of the Indian independence movement, serving India as Prime Minister from its establishment in 1947 as an independent nation, until his death in 1964. He was also known as Pandit Nehru due to his roots with the Kashmiri Pandit community, while Indian children knew him better as Chacha Nehru.

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PM Modi, Rahul Gandhi pay tribute to Jawaharlal Nehru on his birth anniversary [Video]

PM Modi, Rahul Gandhi pay tribute to Jawaharlal Nehru on his birth anniversary

Leaders remembered Jawaharlal Nehru on his 131st birth anniversary. PM Modi took to twitter to pay tribute to India's first Prime Minister. Congress' Rahul Gandhi paid floral tribute to Nehru at..

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Retired teacher in Kerala owns a collection of 25,000 stamps [Video]

Retired teacher in Kerala owns a collection of 25,000 stamps

A retired teacher in Kozhikode shares his collection of Children's Day stamps which have been released by Indian postal department till date. Collecting stamps is a hobby for CV. Kunhabdulla, who has a..

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Rahul Gandhi pays tribute to Jawaharlal Nehru on his birth anniversary [Video]

Rahul Gandhi pays tribute to Jawaharlal Nehru on his birth anniversary

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi paid floral tribute at Shantivan to the first Prime Minister of India Pt Jawaharlal Nehru on his birth anniversary. Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to twitter to pay..

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After Pandit Nehru's death on 27 May, 1964, it was unanimously decided to celebrate his birthday (November 14) as Bal Diwas or Children's Day in India.
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National Education Day 2020: Here's why it is celebrated on November 11

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Jawaharlal Nehru ignored intelligence report of Chinese road in Indian territory in 1957: Book


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Rahul Gandhi extends wishes to nation on Independence Day

Former Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday extended greetings to the nation on the occasion of 74th Independence Day. Remembering a quote of India's first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru, he..
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Sharad Pawar recalls visits by Nehru, Chavan to border post-1962 war

NCP chief Sharad Pawar said on Tuesday that he was not surprised that Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited Ladakh, and reminded that Jawaharlal Nehru visited the region after the 1962 war and so did..
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TMC government has to go lock, stock and barrel: J P Nadda

Lauding Jana Sangh founder Syama Prasad Mookerjee for fighting for a united India and opposing the "appeasement politics" of Jawaharlal Nehru, Nadda said it is an honour to celebrate his birth..
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Nadda hails Mookerjee's fight against special status to JK, blames Nehru for the blunder


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Rahul forgetting problem with China is baggage left by Nehru: Jitendra Singh

Union Minister Jitendra Singh on Friday attacked Rahul Gandhi on his targeting the BJP-led government over the border stand-off with China, saying that the Congress leader was conveniently forgetting..
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PM pays tributes to Jawaharlal Nehru on his death anniversary

Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid tributes to Jawaharlal Nehru on his 56th death anniversary on Wednesday.Nehru, the first prime minister of India, held office between August 1947 and May 1964.
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Congress leader filed defamation case against BJP's Spokesperson Sambit Patra in Kalyan

A State Congress's Youth Leader Brijkishore Dutt on Tuesday filed a defamation case against BJP National Spokesperson Sambit Patra for allegedly using derogatory statement against Former- Prime..
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PM Modi did what previous PMs said they would: JP Nadda on CAA

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Nationalism, slogan of 'Bharat Mata Ki Jai' being misused to construct militant idea of India: Manmohan Singh

Manmohan Singh said if India is recognised in the comity of nations as a vibrant democracy and, if it is considered as one of the important world powers, it was the Nehru, who should be recognised as..
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PM refers to 1st Assam CM Bordoloi while defending CAA

Replying to a debate on the Motion of Thanks to the President's address in Lok Sabha, Modi said Nehru in a letter to Bordoloi, the then Assam chief minister, in 1950 had asked him to distinguish..
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Was Nehru communal as he wanted to protect religious minorities from Pak: PM Modi to Congress

Replying to a debate on Motion of Thanks to the President's Address, Modi said that even Nehru had wanted Indian citizenship for religious minorities from Pakistan as he defended the Citizenship..
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Even Nehru wanted Indian citizenship for religious minorities from Pak: PM Modi

Replying to a debate on Motion of Thanks to the President's Address, he said the first Prime Minister of India (Jawaharlal Nehru) wrote to the first chief minister of Assam (Gopinath Bordoloi), saying..
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PM talking of Nehru, Pakistan, but silent on main issue of unemployment: Rahul Gandhi

Gandhi's remark came shortly after Modi's reply in Lok Sabha to the Motion of Thanks on the President's Address. In his lengthy address, Modi not only took potshots at the Congress, but also touched..
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Parliament LIVE: Nehru was in favour of protecting minorities in Pak, was he communal?: PM Modi attacks Congress on CAA

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Nehru promised citizenship to Pak minorities, Cong protesting CAA to protect vote bank: Amit Shah

BJP leader Amit Shah on Monday claimed former prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru had promised citizenship to minorities from Pakistan but the Congress is now protesting the amended citizenship law because..
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Congress behind terrorism, separatism, BJP atoning for their sins: UP CM

Yogi attacked Congress for not accepting the citizenship law despite the fact that it was first introduced during the regime of Jawaharlal Nehru.
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Nehru, Gandhi supported idea of helping persecuted minorities in 1947: JP Nadda on CAA

"Both Jawaharlal Nehru and Gandhi Ji had supported the idea of helping persecuted minorities in Pakistan in 1947. Nehru had said that in 1948 that the relief fund should help the persecuted people in..
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Gandhi, Nehru, Manmohan Singh favoured helping persecuted minorities in neighbouring countries: JP Nadda


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Saamna counters Rahul Gandhi on VD Savarkar

Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut said Mahatma Gandhi, Jawaharlal Nehru, Subhash Chandra Bose and Sardar Patel didn’t have to suffer the kind of ordeal and humiliation that VD Savarkar was subjected to by the..
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Citizenship Act fulfills promise made to minorities in Pakistan by Gandhi, Nehru: Kerala governor


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Chidambaram says India's economy broken, leadership failed

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Noida: Woman kills herself, daughter after husband jumps to death before metro

Hours after her husband committed suicide by jumping on the metro track at Jawaharlal Nehru station, a woman in Noida allegedly killed herself along with her minor daughter by hanging themselves with a..
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Nehru’s Anand Bhawan gets Rs 4.35 crore tax notice, seeks relief

The Prayagraj municipal corporation has slapped a house tax notice on Anand Bhawan, the ancestral house of the nation’s first Prime Minister, Jawaharlal Nehru, in Allahabad, seeking payment of dues..
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Chouhan pays tributes to Nehru, urges MP govt to restart schemes for children


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One of the great architects of modern India: Rahul on Jawaharlal Nehru

"On his birth anniversary, we remember our first PM, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru Ji, a statesman, visionary, scholar, institution builder and one of the great architects of modern India...
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President Kovind, PM Modi, Rahul Gandhi, other leaders pay tribute to Jawaharlal Nehru on birth anniversary

Many leaders took Twitter and remembered Jawaharlal Nehru on 130th birth anniversary.
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Children's Day 2019: Google celebrates Jawaharlal Nehru's birthday with special doodle

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Nehru approaching UN on J&K was Himalayan blunder: Amit Shah

The home minister faulted the country's first prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru for approaching the United Nations in 1948 on the issue of Jammu and Kashmir. "In 1948, India went to United Nations. That..
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'Jawaharlal Nehru used wrong charter to approach UN over Kashmir': Amit Shah slams former PM for 'Himalayan mistake'

Shah stated that if Nehru had taken the matter to the United Nations in 1948 under Article 51 of the UN Charter, instead of Article 35, the outcome would have been different.
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Modi turned Nehru's 'injustice' into 'justice' on Article 370: BJP


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Amit Shah distorting historical facts about Kashmir, TNCC chief says

Union home minister Amit Shah was distorting historical facts about Jawaharlal Nehru and Pakistan occupied Kashmir, said Tamil Nadu Congress Committee president K S Alagiri on Monday. He was speaking..
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Glad that PM Modi was reminded of Nehru's contributions by Democrat leader: Jairam Ramesh

Senior Congress leader Jairam Ramesh on Monday said he is glad that Prime Minister Narendra Modi was reminded of the contributions of Jawaharlal Nehru by an American Democratic leader at the 'Howdy..
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J&K a disputed territory due to Nehru, says Shah

Union home minister Amit Shah on Sunday made it clear that Centre’s decision to abolish ‘special status’ for J&K by nullifying Article 370 will be one of the key planks of BJP’s Maharashtra..
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Amit Shah blames ex-PM Nehru for PoK's existence

Blaming former prime minister late Jawaharlal Nehru for the Pakistan-Occupied Kashmir (PoK), Union home minister Amit Shah on Sunday said it would not have come into existence had Nehru not declared..
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