Tag: Jawaharlal Nehru

Was Vallabhbhai Patel in Jawaharlal Nehru’s initial cabinet? Jaishankar, Ramachandra Guha argue on Twitter

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NEW DELHI: Was Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel in Jawaharlal Nehru’s initial cabinet list in 1947? That was the hotly debated question on Thursday with External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar citing a… Read more »

After Jawaharlal Nehru and Indira Gandhi, Narendra Modi is only PM to retain power with full majority

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NEW DELHI: After Jawaharlal Nehru and Indira Gandhi, Narendra Modi is the third prime minister of the country who has been able to retain power for a second term with… Read more »

Mahatma Gandhi wanted Muhammad Ali Jinnah as Prime Minister of India, but Jawaharlal Nehru refused

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NEW DELHI: Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama today said Jawaharlal Nehru had a “self-centred attitude” to become India’s first prime minister even though Mahatma Gandhi was in favour of Muhammad… Read more »