India's first and longest serving Prime Minister, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, was a man of vision.
Vallabhbhai Jhaverbhai Patel, one of the six children of Jhaverbhai Patel and Ladba, was born in Nadiad, Gujarat.
It takes courage to break free from the shackles of social inequality. It takes enormous amounts of courage to believe
Many of us assembled here today knew Netaji well, and on this occasion we are overwhelmed by the memory of one
MR. SPEAKER, SIR: It has fallen to my lot often to refer in this House to the death of a colleague or a great man.
Jagjivan Ram, popularly known as Babuji was a national leader, a freedom fighter, a crusader of social justice, a champion of depressed classes.
Kumaraswami Kamaraj played a leading role in shaping India's destiny after the passing away of Jawaharlal Nehru in 1964, to the Congress split in 1969.
(From Tribute to the late Prime Minister, Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri, at an All-Party Memorial Meeting, New Delhi, January 11, 1967)
Smt. Indira Gandhi saw herself as a latter day Joan of Arc—such was her ardour and faith in herself as a patriot.
At 41, Rajiv Gandhi was the youngest Prime Minister of India and perhaps one of the youngest elected heads of Government in the world.