TITLE

Scholarship sheds Nehru's name - Shift on Fulbright new projects

PUB. DATE
October 2015
SOURCE
Telegraph (Calcutta, India);10/25/2015, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the decision of India and the U.S. to withdraw name of former Indian Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru from public diplomacy projects as of October 2015. Topics discussed include renaming the "Fulbright-Nehru" fellowships as "Fulbright-India" fellowships, deciding the name during the India-U.S. Strategic Dialogue between India's foreign minister Sushma Swaraj and U.S. secretary of state John Kerry, and the Obama-Singh 21st Century Knowledge Initiative.
ACCESSION #
110611131

 

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