Jawaharlal Nehru
Opinion  /  Published 17.05.20

Local spectre: vocal, flowery rhetoric

The global seems to be beating a hasty retreat in its joust with the local. The spectre of protectionism cannot be blamed entirely for this turn of events. Prioritizing the local is being viewed as a ...
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 06.11.18

PM's paramount leader wish, in an official note

The Narendra Modi government’s preference for a “presidential” system has found reflection in a concept note for the museum of Prime Ministers that is scheduled to come up on the sprawling Teen ...
By Anita Joshua in New Delhi

India  /  Published 22.09.19

Howdy, Nehru: a tryst with his vision

Everything went according to script at the “Howdy, Modi” event in Houston on Sunday with one exception — Prime Minister Narendra Modi was reminded on stage about Jawaharlal Nehru’s vision for ...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 04.09.19

Teachers open our minds to otherness

Sir — A committee appointed by the Jawaharlal Nehru University has asked Romila Thapar, the renowned historian and emeritus professor, to submit her CV so that it can “evaluate” her work. The ef...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 02.09.19

JNU’s MIT and Princeton parallel questioned

Jawaharlal Nehru University has sought to draw a parallel with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Princeton University to defend its decision to review historian Romila Thapar’s honorary ...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

India  /  Published 28.06.19

Uproar in Parliament as Shah blames Nehru

Seventy years after it established the present Line of Control, the ceasefire between India and Pakistan created an uproar in Parliament on Friday. During his speech in Parliament, home minister Amit ...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 26.06.19

Dhanbad bus service on brink of collapse

The city bus service of Dhanbad, launched with much fanfare in 2010 under the Centre’s Jawaharlal Nehru Urban Renewal Mission (JNNURM), has practically collapsed after 20 buses were grounded last we...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

India  /  Published 26.06.19

Narendra Modi praises first Prime Minister Nehru

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday juggled roles as pugilist and pacifier in the Lok Sabha, capping a blistering attack on the Congress with a description of Jawaharlal Nehru as a “mahapurush (...
By J.P. Yadav in New Delhi

India  /  Published 06.06.19

A rose named E.K. Janaki Ammal

Two top plant breeders have on World Environment Day named a new hybrid rose after E.K. Janaki Ammal, India’s first woman botanist who was instrumental in restructuring Calcutta’s Botanical Survey...
By K.A. Shaji in Thiruvananthapuram

India  /  Published 13.01.20

JNU violence: police question Aishe Ghosh, 2 others

A team of Delhi Police's crime branch on Monday visited the Jawaharlal Nehru University and interrogated three students, including varsity's students' union president Aishe Ghosh in connection with th...
By PTI in New Delhi


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