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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 and a central figure in Indian politics before and after independence. He emerged as an eminent leader of the Indian independence movement and served India as Prime Minister from its establishment as an independent nation in 1947 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 as Chacha Nehru.

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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

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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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‘Nehru didn’t want Patel in govt’: Jaishankar, Guha spar


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How PM Modi quoted Nehru, Shastri and Lohia to counter opposition on CAA


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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

In his previous address to the Lok Sabha on Wednesday, he announced the constitution of trust to oversee the construction of the Ram Temple in Ayodhya.
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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

Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Saturday alleged India was suspect in the eyes of the world as its economy and polity had broken and leadership failed, as he accused the BJP of pushing the..
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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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Ashok Gehlot flays Centre over legacy of Jawahar Lal Nehru


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Their language modern, but they're taking India backward: Sonia Gandhi flays govt at Nehru memorial lecture


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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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Children's Day 2019: 8 things to know about India's first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru

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Govt out to destroy Jawaharlal Nehru's legacy: Karan Singh on NMML Society rejig


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Can't do away with Nehru's legacy by removing Congressmen from NMML Society: Ashok Gehlot to Centre


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Old video shows Jawaharlal Nehru participating in puja for launch of India's first ship 'Jal Usha'


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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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Amit Shah kind towards J&K leaders: Jitendra Singh

Union home minister Amit Shah has been very "lenient and kind" towards political leaders in J&K with regards to their detention following the abrogation of Article 370, Union minister Jitendra Singh..
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Sonia's opposition to police action in Kashmir similar to Nehru's during Hyderabad merger: Ram Madhav

BJP general secretary Ram Madhav on Wednesday hit out at Congress president Sonia Gandhi for following in the footsteps of former Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru, by opposing police action in Kashmir..
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'Nehru was aiyaash': UP BJP MLA says first PM divided the country after being 'swayed by Britishers'

He ended the post with a jibe at Nehru and a piece of advice for Solberg, "Don't look at him in in a wrong way silly woman. He is Modi, not Nehru."
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Sena mouthpiece hails Nehru, Congress for upholding parliamentary democracy


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Elections in J&K after delimitation of constituencies: JP Nadda

Nadda said Article 370 was the mistake of Jawahar Lal Nehru.
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Patel was right, Nehru wrong on Kashmir: Ravi Shankar Prasad


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BJP video points out Nehru 'blunder'


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When Nehru hailed Babulal Gaur for donning RSS cap


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'Article 370 degraded Ladakh's culture': BJP MP

In his speech, Namgyal clearly stated that through abrogation of Article 370, the mistakes made by India's first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru will be rectified by Narendra Modi-led BJP government.
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'Nehru ji ke pairon ki dhool bhi nahi hain Shivraj': Digvijaya on Chouhan's 'Nehru was a criminal' remark

Asserting that saving Kashmir is their prime focus, senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh also appealed Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Union Home Minister Amit Shah and National Security Advisor (NSA)..
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Article 370 & ceasefire with Pak 'crimes' by Jawaharlal Nehru, says Shivraj Singh Chouhan

BJP veteran slams India's first prime minister for playing into hands of neighbouring country
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Shivraj Singh Chouhan calls Nehru a 'criminal', Kamal Nath terms remarks condemnable


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