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India marks 14 years of independence; President Nehru addressing immense crowd before Delhi's Red Fort, India, August 18th 1960. (Photo by Express/Archive Photos/Getty Images)
India marks 14 years of independence; President Nehru addressing immense crowd before Delhi's Red Fort, India, August 18th 1960. (Photo by Express/Archive Photos/Getty Images)

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The speech that marked the birth of a country

India's first Prime Minister, Jawaharlal Nehru, delivered a historic speech before the clock struck midnight on August 15, 1947, and India divided from Pakistan. How does the older generation remember it? And what do those words mean to the young Indians of today?

The speech that marked the birth of a country

India's first Prime Minister, Jawaharlal Nehru, delivered a historic speech before the clock struck midnight on August 15, 1947, and India divided from Pakistan. How does the older generation remember it? And what do those words mean to the young Indians of today?