In 1958, Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru spent a night in Rangoon, Burma en route to the Bandung Conference. The next day was Holi.
From here, Nehru had seen the layout of Chandigarh from an observatory on April 2, 1952. After his death, a 30-feet-high tower and a memorial was laid.
Hall of Nations-Nehru Pavilion must be rebuilt as a tribute to his vision of India.
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A 59-year-old gardener talks about plans to build “two new museums” on the premises of Delhi’s Teen Murti Bhawan, one of which may cut through the trees he has tended to for 38 years.
During his visit, Naidu held detailed discussions on a range of bilateral and multilateral issues with President Aleksandar Vucic, Prime Minister Ana Brnabic and Speaker of the National Assembly of Serbia Maja Gojkovic, besides addressing a business forum.
“Marshal Tito was a familiar name in many Indian households. I understand that he addressed Indian Parliament during his visit to India in 1954. Thus, the Parliaments of our two countries had the privilege of and benefit of learning from each other,” Vice President Naidu said.
According to authorities, the statue near Anand Bhavan was removed on Thursday from Balsan Chauraha here ahead of Kumbh Mela which will be held in January 2019.
Alvi is yet another Pakistani president whose family migrated to Pakistan from India after partition.
Jawaharlal Nehru and Atal Bihari Vajpayee stewarded projects that defied the constraints of their times, and have become markers of India’s modernity.
BJP MLA Gyan Dev Ahuja said, “Nehru was not a Pandit. One who ate beef and pork, cannot be a Pandit.”
On Wednesday, Dalai Lama had said Nehru had a “self-centred attitude” to become India’s first prime minister even though Mahatma Gandhi was in favour of Muhammad Ali Jinnah taking the top post at that time.
The book earlier carried a photograph of Nehru at the Sevagram ashram in Maharshtra’s Vardha. The photograph, taken in 1935, showed the former PM with Maulana Azad and Mahatma Gandhi.
Jawaharlal Nehru was India’s first prime minister. Sunday, May 27, marks the 54th death anniversary of Nehru.