• Subhas Chandra Bose and India's Struggle for Independence
    , Fabian Socialist acolyte, Jawaharlal Nehru. Less familiar to Westerners is Subhas Chandra Bose, a man of com parable stature who admired Gandhi but despaired at his aims and methods, and who became a bitter rival of Nehru. Bose played a very active and prominent role in India's political life...
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  • Gandhi
    able to meet Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru and his daughter Indira Gandhi through a connection with Lord Louis Mountbatten, the last Viceroy of India. Nehru approved of the film and promised to help support its production, but his death in 1964 was one of the film's many setbacks. David Lean and...
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  • Indian Regional Journalism
    considerable influence over Muslim opinion, so did the Urdu paper of Humdum started in Lucknow. # In 1945, two years before the Independance, the Qaumi Awaz was started in Lucknow, as a sister publication of the National Herald by Jawaharlal Nehru and other leaders. # The Urdu papers suffered greatly...
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  • Essay
    . However, during India and Korean freedom struggles, there are evidences that a ‘distant and fading memory’ of each other kept on flashing in writing of Mahatma Gandhi, Jawaharlal Nehru, Rabindranath Tagore and Rahul Sankrityana. Rahul Sankrityana, a noted Buddhist scholar of India, was amongst the few...
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  • Indian Literature
    the Bhagavad Gita) and Namdev. They were followed by the Warkari saint-poet Eknath (1528–1599). Mukteswar translated the great epic Mahabharata into Marathi. Social reformers like saint-poet Tukaram transformed Marathi into an enriched literary language. Ramdas's (1608–1681) Dasbodh and Manache...
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  • Guru Golwarkar
    PREFACE PREFACE It is a matter of great pleasure for me to present this English translation of Shri Guruji’s biography, which was originally written in Marathi and later rendered into Hindi. A small biography of Pujaniya Shri Guruji had been brought out in 1956 on the occasion of his fifty-first...
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  • Essay
    | Jawaharlal Nehru | Preceded by | Position established | Succeeded by | Morarji Desai | Minister of Home Affairs | In office 15 August 1947 – 15 December 1950 | Prime Minister | Jawaharlal Nehru | Preceded by | Position established | Succeeded by | Chakravarti Rajagopalachari | Personal...
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  • Linguistic Reorganization of States and the Changing Federal Structure of India
    implemented was not certain. Right after independence, Jawaharlal Nehru, opposed the formation of states based on linguistic lines. According to him this would lead to the emergence of sub-nationalities that would cause agitation and then to the rising of sovereign states. Thus, initially after Independence...
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  • Jawaharlal Nehru
    translation of regional literatures between languages and also organized the transfer of materials between regions. In pursuit of a single, unified India, Nehru warned, "Integrate or perish." Commemoration: In his lifetime, Jawaharlal Nehru enjoyed an iconic status in India and was widely admired...
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  • Indira Gandhi
    Profiles of Indian Political Leaders Indira Gandhi (1917-1984) Indira Gandhi was the only child of India's first prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru and the grand daughter of freedom fighter Motilal Nehru. Indira was born on November 19, 1917. Her mother Kamala Nehru died when Indira was...
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  • Jawaharlal Nehru
    Jawaharlal Nehru Jawaharlal Nehru was born on 14 November 1889 in Allahabad in British India. His father, Motilal Nehru (1861–1931), a wealthy barrister who belonged to the Kashmiri Pandit community,[5] served twice as President of the Indian National Congress during the Independence Struggle. His...
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  • Role of Press in Indian Freedom Struggle
    settling in India, he started the publication of Young India; Navjeevan, Harijan, Harijan Sevak and Harijan Bandhu. Subash Chandra Bose and C.R. Das were not journalists but they acquired the papers like Forward and Advance which later attained national status. Jawaharlal Nehru founded the...
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  • Jawaharlal Nehru
    h Jawaharlal Nehru If the first half of the 20th century in the history of India belonged to Mahatma Gandhi, the other half belonged to Jawaharlal Nehru, though he ruled over the newly independent India as its elected prime minister only for about 20 years from 1947 through 1964. It was on the...
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  • Radical
    languages and also organized the transfer of materials between regions. In pursuit of a single, unified India, Nehru warned, “Integrate or perish." Reference: http://seminarprojects.com/Thread-jawaharlal-nehru-leadership#ixzz2DtFSPaF1...
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  • Cellular Jail
    | |Jawaharlal Nehru | |Pritilata Waddedar...
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    History of India * The British Raj in India * What Was the Black Hole of Calcutta? * British India in Photos More Indian History * The Mughal Empire in India * The Indian Revolt of 1867 * Mohandas Gandhi Biography History of Modern India * What Was Gandhi's Salt March? * Jawaharlal Nehru Biography * Indira Gandhi Biography...
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  • Miss
    three general elections, in 1951, 1957, and 1962, the Jawaharlal Nehru-led Congress won easy victories. On Nehru's death in 1964, Lal Bahadur Shastri briefly became prime minister; he was succeeded, after his own unexpected death in 1966, by Indira Gandhi, who went on to lead the Congress to election...
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  • Essays
    , and subsequently the last demand for autonomy was made by Purushottam Kakodkar in early 1961.[12] [edit]Diplomatic efforts In December 1947, Independent India and Portugal established diplomatic ties. In January 1948, the Indian Prime Minister, Jawaharlal Nehru, met the Portuguese Consul and raised...
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    BIOGRAPHIES: Jawaharlal Nehru (1889 – 1964) Born in Allahabad, northern India (1889) Educated in Harrow public school in England (1904) Went to Cambridge University (1907) Imprisonment (1921) President of Congress (1929) Head of interim government; Vice president governor general’s...
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    countries to attain independence. India’s first Prime Minister Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru helped to strengthen freedom movements in other countries. A) CHINA The Chinese Revolution of 1911 ended the 267 years old Manchu rule and the Chinese Republic was established. The Revolution marked the end of a...
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