• Short Summary

    Australian Prime Minister Robert Menzies on a visit to India was welcomed at Palam Airport, New Delhi, July 3 by Indian Premier Nehru, Defence Minister Krishna Menon, other Cabinet officials and members of the diplomatic corps.

  • Description

    1.
    LV. Flags at Palam Airport
    0.05

    2.
    SV.PAN.Mrs. Indira Gandhi and Australian High Commissioner walk onto airfield.
    0.09

    3.
    SV.PAN.Mr. Krishna Menon and Indian Defence Minister.
    0.12

    4.
    SCU. Mr. Nehru and Mrs. Gandhi.
    0.16

    5.
    LV.PAN.Plane taxis in.
    0.16

    6.
    SV.PAN.Mr. and Mrs. Menzies leave plane, are greeted.
    0.26

    7.
    SCU. Mr. Menzies receives garland, Mrs.Menzies receives posy.
    0.31

    8.
    SV. Mr. and Mr. Menzies with Mr. Nehru
    0.35

    9.
    SV. Mr. Menzies meets ministers
    0.37

    10.
    SCU.PAN. Party walk from airfield
    0.41

    11.
    SV. Mr. Menzies and Nehru enter car.
    0.46

    12.
    LV.PAN.Car leaves.
    0.50



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Australian Prime Minister Robert Menzies on a visit to India was welcomed at Palam Airport, New Delhi, July 3 by Indian Premier Nehru, Defence Minister Krishna Menon, other Cabinet officials and members of the diplomatic corps.

    After meeting the Press, Mr. Menzies, accompanied by his wife, left by car with Mr. Nehru for Rashtrapati Bhavan. Before leaving he told reporters: "I have come here to see Mr. Nehru and exchange views".

    Mr. Menzies, on a world tour, arrived in Karachi July 2 for discussions with President Ayub and his Ministers.

    On June 1 he arrived in England from America for talks with Government leaders. After four weeks in Britain, he left for a two-day visit to Holland.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA33GHCLPJYXJDF7A78PQ9M0K0F
    Media URN:
    VLVA33GHCLPJYXJDF7A78PQ9M0K0F
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/07/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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