ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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A Prime Minister in Office

A Prime Minister in Office.. Nireekshak WHAT is the 'relevance of Nehru' in 1970? It seems Mountbatten and Edward Heath, not forgetting Krishna Menon, all of whom participated in Nehru's birth anniversary observances in Britain, were more concerned with the question than the professional pundits of the Indian Press. National Herald, as might have been expected, did have some observations to make. So had Blitz, though, almost only in passing, which seemed uncharacteristic of a paper which has never concealed its claim to being the conscience keeper of Nehru. Yet, like Herald, it marked the date on the calendar while most others, why almost everyone else, quite simply ignored it.

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