Nehru and Planning in India

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South Asia Books
Nehru, Jawaharlal,, Sociology, Economic policy, 1889-1964, Politics and government, Political and social views, India, Nehru, Jawaharlal, Views on economics, 1947-, Congr
ContributionsN. B. Das Gupta (Editor), J. L. Raina (Editor), H. M. Jauhari (Editor), B. M. Jauhari (Editor)
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9071776M
ISBN 108170224519
ISBN 139788170224518

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Jawaharlal Nehru, India’s first Prime Minister, was the ideological and political heir of Gandhi. Building on the Mahatma’s foundations, as leader both of the Congress and of independent India fromNehru shaped the new state: his story is India’s story/5(6).

This book puts into perspective how the best and worst of India as we know it today find their roots in the best and worst of Nehru and his government. Imperfect as he was, few statesmen have had a more dramatic impact on India's international standing than Nehru.

Much of Nehru, his policies, his socialism, /5. Writing was one of Nehru's talents. This book was written to teach his daughter Indira, about Indian history. A number of his books were written when imprisoned by the British during India's war for Independence.

It's a great read for anyone wanting an introduction to Indian history/5(). Nehru and Planning in India. Sunday 16 Novemberby. Inthe Congress formed Ministries in seven provinces under the Government of India Act of The massive vote received by the Indian National Congress even under a restricted franchise system aroused new expectations and imparted it with a great moral authority.

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This selection provides a new entry point for understanding Jawaharlal Nehru's responses to multiple challenges of nation-building during April-June The writings and speeches of India'sAuthor: Suranjan Das. Depends on what you want to know and learn about Nehru.

The best book for an overview into Nehru's life - personal and public would be his autobiography - "An Autobiography: Toward Freedom Many attempts have been made to showcase different aspects of Nehru.

The latest in the biographical series comes from Judith Brown, and is simply entitled Nehru. Amongst the books celebrating Nehruvian ideals it also possible to include the earlier works of Rajni Kothari, particularly his Politics In India () where he discussed the Congress system developed under Size: KB.

Though Jawaharlal Nehru was attracted to planning and the Soviet model of development since his visit there inand the Congress formed the National Planning Committee inthe first. Jawaharlal Nehru (jəwähərläl´ nā´rōō, nĕ´–), –, Indian statesman, b.

Allahabad; son of Motilal Nehru. A politician and statesman of great skill, Nehru was enormously popular in India. Early Career Educated in England at Harrow and Cambridge, he was admitted to the English bar in and practiced law in India for several. The Nehru That India Cannot Forget There has been a considerable shift in opinion about Nehru in India.

He was idolised by the public while he lived but nowadays there is a tendency to try and. Jawaharlal Nehru (/ ˈ n eɪ r u, ˈ n ɛ r u /; Hindi: [ˈdʒəʋaːɦərˈlaːl ˈneːɦru] (); 14 November – 27 May ) was an Indian independence activist, and subsequently, the first Prime Minister of India and a central figure in Indian politics before and after independence.

He emerged as an eminent leader of the Indian independence movement and served India as Prime Minister Children: Indira Gandhi. Nehru and planning in India: proceedings of the National Seminar on Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, Planning Commission, and Planned Development. Executive Council as member for planning and development, and has relinquished his post with the Tata Iron and Sled Company.

I>IR. SHROFF is in charge or tbe Investment Corpora­ tion of India, the Tala Oil Mills and other concans. He i, known throughout India as an economist and a financial expert. Nehru used whatever tools his Western education exposed him to—greater role of the state in production and planning.

Gandhi had different spiritual masters in his. Launched inthe Centre for Economic Studies and Planning (CESP) has established itself as a premier centre for teaching and research in Economics. It offers M.A., and Direct Ph.D.

programmes in Economics. The Centre espouses the philosophy that Economics looks at a problem in a variety of ways. Planning Advisory Board. In Octobera planning advisory board was set up by Interim Government to review the plans and future projects and make recommendations upon them.

Planning Commission. Immediately after independence inthe Economic Programme Committee (EPC) was formed by All India Congress Committee with Nehru as its chairman.

Jawaharlal Nehru, first prime minister of independent India (–64), who established parliamentary government and became noted for his neutralist (nonaligned) policies in foreign affairs. He was also one of the principal leaders of India’s. The first Indian prime minister, Jawaharlal Nehru, presented the First Five-Year Plan to the Parliament of India and needed urgent attention.

The First Five-year Plan was launched in which mainly focused in development of the primary sector. The First Five-Year Plan was based on the Harrod–Domar model with few modifications. 4. It was in On his return to India, Nehru wrote a series of articles about his impressions. These were compiled and published in in a book titled, Soviet Russia.

The Planning Commission and Five-Year Plans were complementary to this strategy. Moraes, Frank (): Jawaharlal Nehru, A Biography. The Discovery of India was written by India's first Prime Minister Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru during his imprisonment in – at Ahmednagar fort in Maharashtra, India by the British during the British Raj before the independence of India.

Some claim that The Discovery of Author: Jawaharlal Nehru. India-Nepal-China Relations:later expanded and updated to Five Volumes covering the period up to His second contribution was the documentary study of India-Bangladesh Relations, first published in two volumes covering the period toand then updated and expanded to Five Volumes covering the period up to   As India remembers one of its most iconic leaders, we take a look at 5 books that one must read on him to have a better insight of Pandit Nehru.

Jawaharlal Nehru's an Autobiography: Published in and written by Nehru while he was in prison, the book ran nine editions in its first year alone.

The book traces his path towards taking up civil. This is why this book proposes to look backwards, examining the history of the idea of planning and the history and experiences of planning in India. It also looks forward, trying to evaluate, beyond ideologies, what role the practice of planning has and should have in contemporary India.

NEW DELHI: It wasn’t Jawaharlal Nehru’s ‘Forward Policy’ of that caused the war with China in Instead, fresh documents, evidence and insight make it clear that China was planning to attack India since For over half a century, India has tortured itself over the disastrous loss to China in It took more than five decades and volumes for the Selected Works of Jawaharlal Nehru-- containing letters, speeches, interviews and other writings of India's first prime minister -- to be.

In India the first systematic attempt of economic planning was made in when M. Visvesyaryya published his book ‘Planned Economy for India’.

Again inIndian National Congress set up the National Planning Committee with Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru as Chairman. Two years later Indira accompanied her father on his first official visit to the Soviet Union.

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Like Nehru, she was visibly impressed by the apparent successes of Soviet planning and economic modernization exhibited to them in carefully stage-managed visits to Russian factories. Nehru has been piloried relentlessly by the Hindutva party for his secularism, socialist tilt and for the fact that his descendants went.

Economic planning in India was stared in after independence, it was deemed necessary for economic development and growth of the nation. The idea of Five year planning was taken from the erstwhile Soviet Union under socialist influence of first Prime Minister Jawahar lal Nehru.

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Jawaharlal Nehru was born into an affluent Kashmiri Brahman family in Allahabad on Novem Tutored at home until the age of 15, Nehru subsequently attended Harrow in England and, later. Joseph Stalin, president of the erstwhile USSR, implemented the first Five-Year Plan in the late s. India too followed the socialist path but here the planning was not as comprehensive since the country had both public and private sectors.

The planning in India was only about the public sector. The first Five-Year Plan was launched in