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  • DDA, renovation, Nehru Place, Bhikaji Cama Place

    DDA to soon begin renovation of Nehru Place, two other markets

    Work on refurbishment of three prime market spaces in south Delhi, including Nehru Place, is likely to begin soon as the area's civic body has handed over their upkeep to the Delhi Development Authority. The commercial centres to be renovated under the plan-- Nehru Place, Bhikaji Cama Place and Basant Lok Market -are very old markets, and over the years have become city's landmarks. "The South Delhi Municipal Corporation has handed over the areas to us and work is likely to begin

    Cities | May 3, 2017
  • Shobha Nehru

    Shobha Nehru dies at 108-year of age

    Shobha Nehru, wife of former diplomat BK Nehru, a cousin of Jawarhar Lal Nehru on Tuesday died at her residence at Kasauli in Solan district of Himachal Pradesh. She was 108-year-old and is survived by three sons. Born on December 5, 1908, in Budapest and then known as Fori, she came in contact with BK Nehru, a fellow student in England, in 1930. Fori married BK Nehru in 1935, and became Shobha Nehru, first foreign of Nehru family to be welcomed at Anand Bhavan

    India | April 25, 2017
  •  Rahul Gandhi, Congress, Shobha Nehru

    Rahul Gandhi's aunt Shobha Nehru dies at 108

    Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi's aunt Shobha Nehru died at her residence here on Tuesday morning owing to age-related complications, her family said. She was 108. She was married to India's first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru's cousin B.K. Nehru, an Indian diplomat who nearly succeeded Dag Hammarskjold as United Nations Secretary General. Rahul Gandh regularly headed to the picturesque hill station of Kasauli in Himachal Pradesh to meet his aunt. Born in Budapest in Hungary, Shobha Nehru married into the Nehru family in

    India | April 25, 2017
  • Devineni Nehru

    Former Andhra minister Devineni Nehru is dead

    Former Andhra Pradesh minister and Telugu Desam Party (TDP) leader Devineni Nehru died of cardiac arrest on Monday, his family members said. He was 65. A key figure in Vijayawada politics, he suffered cardiac arrest at his house in Hyderabad. He is survived by a son and a daughter. Nehru, whose real name was Devineni Rajasekhar, was suffering from kidney related ailments and was discharged from a hospital in Hyderabad a few days ago. His body was

    Cities | April 17, 2017

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