nehru nehru  /ˈneɪ ˌru/

Definition(s):

  • (n) Indian statesman and leader with Gandhi in the struggle for home rule; was the first prime minister of the Republic of India from 1947 to 1964 (1889-1964)

News

  1. Bishop Nehru, 16, Out-Raps His Peers in Bloody 'Fickle Mind$' Video

    Let's get this out of the way: Despite resembling Earl Sweatshirt thanks to the bucket hat and baby face, the rapper that Bishop Nehru most resembles is fellow New Yorker Joey Bada$$. Both throw back explicitly to rap of the 1990s and on his new track "Fickle Mind$," this 16-year-old MC even mumbles the antiquated phrase "word is bond," which just so happens to be the name of JB's
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Spin

  2. Wanted: Bidders for Jawaharlal Nehru Port Project

    The Port of Jawaharlal Nehru (Nhava Sheva), India’s top container handler, has issued a new request for qualification from interested bidders for the development of its long-awaited fourth container terminal.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Journal of Commerce Online

Quotes

  1. Speaking to a TV channel, Jaswant Singh, a former external affairs minister, said: "Nehru believed in a highly centralised polity. That's what he wanted India to be. Jinnah wanted a federal polity. That even Gandhi accepted. Nehru didn't....
    on Aug 17, 2009 By: Jaswant Singh Source: Times of India

  2. Arjun Singh, at a book release Friday, said: "Today the evaluation of loyalty is done in a very narrow sense. The Nehru-Gandhi family knows who are the real loyalists and those who are pretending to be so."
    on May 10, 2008 By: Arjun Singh Source: Thaindian.com (blog)

  3. "Jawaharlal Nehru was firmly attracted by the rationality of the Fabians, and he perceived market competition as economically destructive. Because of him, socialism has retained a firm grip on Indian economic policy long after it was abandoned by...
    on Sep 17, 2007 By: Alan Greenspan Source: Indian Express

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