Former PDP leader Tariq Hameed Karra, who joined the Congress in 2017, made these remarks, BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra said, citing a media report.
Published on Oct 18, 2021 01:59 PM IST
- Lata Mangeshkar was ‘nervous’ at first when she was summoned by former prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru after a show and thought she made a mistake. However, he told her that she had moved him to tears.
Published on Sep 28, 2021 11:10 AM IST
- ICHR director Om Jee Upadhyay said the contribution of Nehru “cannot be underestimated or seen”, and there was an “attempt to create a premature controversy”.
Published on Aug 30, 2021 08:01 PM IST
Written by Sharangee Dutta | Edited by Sohini Goswami, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
“Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav” celebrations are being held to mark the 75th year of India’s Independence.
Updated on Aug 29, 2021 04:57 AM IST
By Umar Sofi, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
- “It is fitting that at this solemn moment, we take the pledge of dedication to the service of India and her people and to the still larger cause of humanity.”
Published on Aug 15, 2021 04:39 PM IST
- Sarang said that the BJP government launched schemes for welfare of poor people and increased their participation in the economy.
Published on Jul 31, 2021 08:06 PM IST
Written by Shankhyaneel Sarkar | Edited by Poulomi Ghosh, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
- Jawaharlal Nehru Death Anniversary: As India pays homage to the country’s first and longest serving Prime Minister, here are some of his lesser known facts, inspirational quotes and positive messages that will make you fall in love with the beauty of the world, art, life and culture
Updated on May 27, 2021 12:36 PM IST
By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Zarafshan Shiraz
- In this week's The Taste, Vir Sanghvi writes, "India gave the world the number 'zero' but today we are losing our scientific edge and falling prey to obscurantism and superstition"
Updated on May 19, 2021 06:34 PM IST
By Vir Sanghvi
India is surviving on the systems created by the Nehru-Gandhi family, the Shiv Sena said in its mouthpiece Saamana.
Updated on May 09, 2021 02:05 AM IST
Agencies | By HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
The former PM was committed to Hindu traditions, opposed caste, sought economic freedom and was prescient about China
Updated on Dec 25, 2020 06:02 AM IST
By Shakti Sinha
KP Oli has destroyed his legacy. India must stand with democratic forces
Updated on Dec 21, 2020 08:07 PM IST
This visionary leader was one of the central figures of politics in 20th century India. India’s first and longest serving Prime Minister, he was conferred the Bharat Ratna in 1955.
Updated on Dec 02, 2020 06:43 PM IST
India spurned overtures from China between 1959 and 1960 to reach an amicable settlement. More importantly, policymakers misread India’s relative position in the changing international environment. This proved costly with India sleepwalking into conflict with a radicalised Mao in 1962.
Updated on Nov 24, 2020 11:46 PM IST
By Zorawar Daulet Singh
Venkaiah Naidu also extended greetings on Children’s Day which is observed on Nehru’s birth anniversary as a tribute to his contribution towards the development of the nation and his love for children.
Published on Nov 14, 2020 03:02 PM IST
New Delhi | By Press Trust of India| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi
“My humble tribute to the country’s first Prime Minister Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru on his birth anniversary,” Modi tweeted.
Published on Nov 14, 2020 07:21 AM IST
New Delhi | By Asian News International | Posted by Prashasti Singh
Children’s Day 2020: Each year we celebrate ‘Bal Diwas’ on November 14 to raise awareness about the rights of children and to provide adequate education and care for all.
Updated on Nov 14, 2020 11:14 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Delhi | By hindustantimes.com
President-elect Joe Biden’s burden is about the world’s safety — from errors and terrors, nuclear, chemical, biological. It is also about the world being made safe from its own globe-warming, globe-infecting ways. He will be helped by an India that speaks not in terms of “nationalist individualism” but of world safety.
Updated on Nov 13, 2020 08:50 PM IST
The Covid-19 outbreak and the subsequent lockdown changed their outlook towards life. The commendable manner in which the post-millennial generation rose up to that challenge would have earned kudos from even ‘Chacha’ Jawaharlal Nehru, whose birthday is celebrated as Children’s Day.
Updated on Nov 12, 2020 07:37 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
The action against a range of intellectuals and activists and journalists — Sudha Bharadwaj, Anand Teltumbde, Stan Swamy, Apoorvanand, Harsh Mander are among the better-known examples — indicates that the space for free expression and dissent is jeopardised
Updated on Oct 12, 2020 07:55 PM IST
Updated on Sep 27, 2020 06:48 AM IST
By Mark Tully
The chapters were excluded by the Assam Higher Secondary Education Council (AHSEC) to reduce the students’ load by 30 per cent on account of the loss of academic schedule due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Published on Sep 26, 2020 11:54 AM IST
Guwahati | By Press Trust of India| Posted by Akhilesh Nagari
The Assam Higher Secondary Education Council has reduced syllabus across streams by 30% to make up for the academic loss due to the Covid-19 pandemic
Published on Sep 24, 2020 01:02 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Guwahati | By Utpal Parashar
The Indus Waters Treaty may have prevented “another Korea”, as the World Bank had anxiously observed, but it did not fundamentally change Pakistan’s lower riparian angst nor in its perception of the upper riparian dominance of India.
Updated on Sep 19, 2020 05:56 AM IST
By Uttam Kumar Sinha
At the dawn of history India started on her unending quest, and trackless centuries are filled with her striving and the grandeur of her successes and her failures.
Published on Aug 15, 2020 05:52 AM IST
Shashi Tharoor shares note Rabindranath Tagore wrote to Jawaharlal Nehru after reading his autobiography
Shashi Tharoor’s tweet about Rabindranath Tagore’s note to Pandit Nehru encapsulates the essence of nostalgia.
Published on Aug 01, 2020 12:27 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Sanya Budhiraja
Four generations of Nehru-Gandhis have become congress presidents — and on two occasions prime minister — while still in their forties
Updated on Jul 18, 2020 08:41 PM IST
By Karan Thapar
In India, village common land is an example of an asset which is theoretically common property, and should be managed by the community, but all too often, is not
Updated on Jul 18, 2020 08:30 PM IST
By Mark Tully
Pawar recalled that when he was the defence minister in 1993, he had gone to China and a treaty was signed, under which soldiers from both the sides were to be pulled back.
Published on Jul 08, 2020 12:00 AM IST
Pune | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Arpan Rai
There has been a military lapse, or a political-diplomatic failure. Acknowledge it, course correct
Updated on Jun 18, 2020 06:58 PM IST
One of the principal leaders of the Indian freedom struggle along with Mahatma Gandhi, Nehru became the first prime minister of the country after Independence.
Updated on May 27, 2020 08:57 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by: Amit Chaturvedi