Nehru


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Nehru

1. Jawaharlal . 1889--1964, Indian statesman and nationalist leader. He spent several periods in prison for his nationalist activities and practised a policy of noncooperation with Britain during World War II. He was the first prime minister of the republic of India (1947--64)
2. his father, Motilal , known as Pandit Nehru. 1861--1931, Indian nationalist, lawyer, and journalist; first president of the reconstructed Indian National Congress
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On 2 December 1947, however, Nehru sent Hari Singh a letter saying Abdullah should become Prime Minister, and took over the management of Kashmir affairs.
Chouhan on Saturday had said that former Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru was the "criminal" who committed the crime of introducing Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir and also of announcing 'cease-fire' in war with Pakistan.
The third card was an invitation to the welcome ceremony for the new bride, Kamla Nehru. Spread over two pages, the invite had a mention of wedding feast.
It was Nehru who, by his scrupulous regard for both the form and the substance of democracy, instilled democratic habits in our country.
However, those who had no role in the Freedom Movement are trying to appropriate Patel's legacy by falsely claiming India would have 'achieved greatness' under Patel and 'achieved nothing' as Nehru was PM.
"I had a close relationship with Nehru, who suggested to have separate schools to preserve the Tibetan thought.
Similarly, it was under Nehru that the first communist government in Kerala was torpedoed.
Nehru told a gathering in Calcutta on January 2, 1952, 'We have taken the issue to the United Nations and given our word of honour for a peaceful solution.
Therefore, Pakistani President Ayub Khan's offer for joint Indo-Pakistan defense was arrogantly rejected by Nehru. U.S.
" Nehru wrote back to him, thanking him for the letter," he Dufresne.
Even though the 9-Point Hydari Agreement could be arrived at, Nehru was worried because, during the period of the Agreement operational, small nations would face insecurity as that was the period when the cold war picking up.
But above all we are watching over selves and if we fail in our own estimation who will rescue us" (14) Nehru in fact was confronted with severe communal feelings within his own Cabinet.