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Vijayalakshmi Pandit

Vijaya Lakshmi Nehru Pandit (Kashmiri: विजयलक्ष्मी नेहरू पंडित) (18 August 1900 – 1 December 1990) was an Indian diplomat and politician, the sister of Jawaharlal Nehru, the aunt of Indira Gandhi and the great-aunt of Rajiv Gandhi, all of whom served as Prime Minister of India.

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Rani Lakshmibai, Madam Cama, Sarojini Naidu, Vijayalakshmi Pandit - learned about all these ladies in history. ❤️
Thapar was a sister of Gautam Sahgal, whose wife Nayantara Sahgal was a daughter of Vijayalakshmi Pandit and niece of Jawaharlal Nehru.
Oh! You too Vijayalakshmi Pandit? Using your position as Ambassador, you could have assisted him in his home comin…
Out of issues, BJP/ Sanghis now using Nehru's picture with his sister Vijayalakshmi Pandit for a malicious campaign. http…
This woman Nayantara Sahgal daughter of Vijayalakshmi Pandit,niece of Jawaharlal Nehru, is a very average writer 1/2
Karan Thapar's (India Today) Mama was married to Nayantara Sehgal, daughter of Vijayalakshmi Pandit. V Pandit was sister of Jawaharlal Nehru
Heard that Nehru also nixed Vijayalakshmi Pandit's marriage toa Nawab by sending em both to Gandhiji
Surprised the Parivar hasn't caught on to the love jihad angle for He opposed his sister Vijayalakshmi Pandit's affair with a Muslim.
At 9.30 am on October 31, 1984, Mrs Indira Gandhi, iron-willed and iron-fisted Prime Minister of India, famously described by her aunt Vijayalakshmi Pandit as “the only man in her Cabinet”, was assassinated at her 1, Safdarjung Road residence. The assassins, both Sikhs, were Satwant Singh and Beant…
The Constitution was drafted by the Constituent Assembly, which was elected by the elected members of the provincial assemblies. Dr B.R. Ambedkar, Sanjay Phakey, Jawaharlal Nehru, C. Rajagopalachari, Rajendra Prasad, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, Kanaiyalal Munshi, Purushottam Mavalankar, Sandipkumar Patel, Maulana Abul Kalam Azad, Shyama Prasad Mukherjee, Nalini Ranjan Ghosh, and Balwantrai Mehta were some important figures in the Assembly. People say it was written by Ambedkar because he was chairman. Prominent jurists like Alladi Krishnaswamy Iyer, Benegal Narsing Rau and K. M. Munshi, Ganesh Mavlankar were also members of the Assembly. Sarojini Naidu, Hansa Mehta, Durgabai Deshmukh, Rajkumari Amrit Kaur and Vijayalakshmi Pandit were important women members. The constitutional advisor was Sir Benegal Narsing Rau (who became First Indian Judge in International Court of Justice, 1950–54). Rs.1,00,00,000 was official estimate of expenditure on constituent assembly. I am talking in year 1949. Why we celebrat ...
With reference to Indian Freedom Struggle, who of the following was the lady, representative of India at the Second Round Table Conference? (a) Aruna Asaf Ali (b) Sarojini Naidu (c) Sucheta Kriplani (d) Vijayalakshmi Pandit
Read in Birla's biography: Vijayalakshmi Pandit asked around for a bicycle for Jawaharlal Nehru, to save precious petrol on car
Who was the first woman President of Indian National Congress ?. A. Mrs. Vijayalakshmi Pandit. B. Mrs. Sarojini...
? Who among the following was the first president of INC. A:Sarojini Naidu. B:Vijayalakshmi Pandit. C:Annie Besant. D:Nellisen Guptha
Who was the first woman President of the Indian National Congress?. a) Vijayalakshmi Pandit. b) Indira Gandhi. c)...
  [While working as a personal assistant to Jawaharlal Nehru in 1947, the author wasasked also to help Nehru’s sister, Vijayalakshmi Pandit, while she said in Nehru’s house prior to assuming her new post as ambassador to the Soviet Union. The following passages describes Dhar’s first meeting with T.N. Kaul, a memberof the prestigious Indian Civil Service (ICS), who a year later would becomethe author’s brother-in-law; and a phone conversation with the woman who was soon to be his wife.] from Chapter 3 The additional work with Mrs. Pandit taughtme to be discreet. On one occasion, I barely escaped being reprimanded. Thatday, I saw a smart young man come into the reception room, smoking a pipe, andhe asked to see Mrs. Pandit. He was T. N. Kaul (ICS), then deputy secretary to the Government of India. I went to Mrs. Pandit and informed her about hervisitor. She told me that she would see me after about five minutes. As I wasgoing back she said, “He has come back from Srinagar later than expected. H ...
Q5-Who among the following is the author of a collection of poems called Golden Threshold? 1 Aruna Asaf Ali 2 Annie Besant 3 Sarojini Naidu 4 Vijayalakshmi Pandit
Q. Which scale is used to measure the intensity of earthquake ? (A) Richter (B) Metric (C) Centigrade (D) Newton Ans : (A) Q. Who was the only Indian woman to be elected as the President of U.N. General Assembly ? (A) Vijayalakshmi Pandit (B) V. K. Krishna Menon (C) Jawaharlal Nehru (D) Rajeshwar Dayal Ans : (A)
Vijayalakshmi Pandit (1900-1990) -woman freedom fighter and sister of Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru -first woman to hold a cabinet post -Indian representative to the UN Human Rights commission -President of All India Women Conference from 1941 to 1943 Books:- 'The evolution of India' 'The scope of happiness-A personel memoir'
India is a peace - loving country and has been the member of the United Nationsfrom the very existence of the United Nation Organisation. India has always played a key role in bringing peace to various countries on war and thus fulfilling the objective of the UNO. It has also been an active member of the various agencies of the UNOlike the UNESCO, the WHO and the UNICEF. Once the President of the General Assembly of the UNO was Mrs. Vijayalakshmi Pandit. India has also been elected as a member of the Security Council. Soon after the World War II, it was observed that many countries of the world got divided into two major groups. These two groups ofvarious countries could not tolerate any development or progress of the member nations of the other group which was lead by the then Soviet Union. Many countrieswere tempted to join these groups based on the militarypacts. It was appearing that there could be another war the way things were moving. Such a war would have stopped the progress and new development a ...
it was Vijayalakshmi Pandit, the sister of Nehru not gandhi's granddaughter Marriage and Mrs. Jinnah
Karan Thapar of CNN-IBN's aunt was daughter of Vijayalakshmi Pandit, sister of Jawaharlal Nehru. Post what you know on
NEHRU, JAWAHARLAL (b. Nov. 14, 1889, Allahabad, India; d. May 27, 1964, New Delhi), byname Pandit (Hindi: Pundit, or teacher) Nehru , first prime minister of independent India (1947-64), who established parliamentary government and became noted for his "neutralist" policies in foreign affairs. He was also one of the principal leaders of India's independence movement in the 1930s and 1940s. Early years Born in a family of Kashmiri Brahmins, noted for their administrative aptitude and scholarship, who had migrated to India early in the eighteenth century, Nehru was the son of Motilal Nehru, a renowned lawyer and one of Mahatma Gandhi's prominent lieutenants. Eldest of four children, two of whom were girls, one of Nehru's sisters, Vijayalakshmi Pandit, later became the first woman president of the United Nations General Assembly. Until the age of 16, Nehru was educated at home by a series of English governesses and tutors, one of whom taught him Hindi and Sanskrit. Going on to study for two years at Harrow, ...
Former Ku Srsng driver..! They (Vijayalakshmi Pandit) was supposed to be a secret .. this place, but were stopped by Jawaharlal Nehru ... Nehru was its sense of how to Netaji View a sample . (By the time they met, but surely Jruru Pdiyega) When Mountbatten in 1946 at the behest of Nehru (prime minister) as are Singapore, the Gujarati daily 'fatherland' editor Seth Amrit Lai are with them. Netaji's brother Sarat Chandra Bose returned Mr Seth says Admiral Louis Mountbatten, Nehru had warned that some of these words - take the risk of handing in their hands. " Following this warning Nehru Singapore's war memorial (founded by Netaji) garlanded cancel their predefined schedule. They do not illuminate after Netaji, Prime Azad Hind do not include Indian army soldiers, Netaji 'freedom - fighter' status Dilwate not, and ... As you know we are ... Our text - books, freedom - Netaji and his Azad Hind movement in the history of the time of writing, referring to the military contribution is negligible. (From 15 to 18 ...
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