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Indian statesman and leader with Gandhi in the struggle for home rule

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While in a broadcast on All India Radio, Nehru said, 'And let me make it clear that it has been our policy all along that where there is a dispute about the accession of a state to either Dominion, the accession must be made by the people of that state.
On the Indian side, Nehru was dominating Indian National Congress which was the single largest political entity in India.
Indira was the only child of Jawaharlal Nehru and got married to Feroze Gandhi, a fellow member of the Congress party.
Your family members, our first prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru was not happy with the idea of a temple being built there," he said while taking a jibe at Congress' Rahul Gandhi's visit to the temple.
Even Sardar Patel might be turning in his grave by seeing Sangh Parivar's efforts to make him overshadow over Gandhiji whom he called 'Bapu' and Nehru, 'my leader'.
Nehru and Rolland would meet a few more times and they would keep writing letters to each other.
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.
Hindu extremist behavior was being highlighted by foreign media to the extent that Nehru had to write to his sister Vijay Lakshmy Pandit Indian Ambassador in the USA that she should not let the U.
My fascination with Chacha Nehru began as a child when there were not enough books in the school library to provide for variety - except Mahatma Gandhi's My Experiments with Truth and Jawaharlal Nehru's Discovery of India and Glimpses of World History.
This came up with the gradual departures from the Nehru model during 1965-1990.
The BJP, in its lust for power is ready to stoop to any level even if it means denigrating India's first Prime Minister Nehru and his vision of preserving the country's unique diversities at all cost.
25 -- SPACE, an NGO, in collaboration with Nehru Planetarium, is organizing a Rocketry Festival in the spirit of National Science Day, 28th Feb in Nehru Planetarium to commemorate the discovery of Raman Effect by the Nobel Laureate, Bharat Ratna, Sir Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman.
As a young student, her biggest inspirations were Mahatma Gandhi and Jawaharlal Nehru, and their principles gave her courage during her house arrest of almost 15 of the 21 years from July 20, 1989, until her recent release on November 13, 2010.
New Institutionalism" and "Historical Institutionalism" are the two main political frameworks through which she conducts her examination, but for Schottli, understanding the worldview of Nehru "the individual" is critical to understanding Nehru "the political actor.
The author, very beautifully sums up the book when she says that on the midnight of August 15, 1947, 57-year old Jawaharlal Nehru looked younger, more energetic and enthusiastic than he had ever looked, when he uttered some of the most memorable and wonderful lines ever said: