Washington Front

McGrory, Mary
November 1961
America;11/25/1961, Vol. 106 Issue 8, p271
The article focuses on the visit of Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru of India in Washington in 1961. U.S. President John F. Kennedy and Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru of India have private talks. The prime minister's airport speech was of a notable length, while his toast at a dinner in White House lasted thirty minutes. Furthermore, the Indian Prime Minister embarked on a discussion of Indian education.


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