• Short Summary

    The 45th Indian Science Conference was inaugurated at Madras, today, by Indian Prime Minister Nehru.?

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    GV. Congress Hall.


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    SV. Delegates down the steps.


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    CU. Placard reading "Welcome to Nehru".


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    GV.Pan. Procession of dignitaries to Congress Hall.


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    SV. Nehru in procession.


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    SCU. Sign over Congress Hall.


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    GV. INT. Crowd in the Hall.


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    SV. Nehru addressing the delegates.


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    Full CU. - ditto -


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    LV. - ditto -


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    SV. Crowd applauding.


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    SV. Nehru being introduced to Foreign Delegates.


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    SV. - ditto -


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    GV. The Congress Hall.




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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: The 45th Indian Science Conference was inaugurated at Madras, today, by Indian Prime Minister Nehru. More than 75 eminent foreign scientists were among those present.

    A team of 15 high-ranking Russian scientists, led by the vice president of the Soviet academy, attended the conference together with Chinese, Polish, Czechoslovakian representatives. The British Commonwealth was represented by scientists from the United Kingdom and from Australia.

    Mr. Nehra, in an inaugural speech, called for close and peaceful cooperation between all the scientists of the world.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA7UZTHLXA8XTA9LTDOGFYSI8IS
    Media URN:
    VLVA7UZTHLXA8XTA9LTDOGFYSI8IS
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/01/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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