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Sushma Swaraj meets Queen Maxima of Netherlands, discuss financial inclusion

On Monday, Queen Maxima met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and discussed financial inclusion and global development finance.

30 May 2018 8:49 AM

India, China agree to start talks on bilateral social security agreement

The understanding was reached between the two sides during the two-day talks held in Beijing on May 28-29.

30 May 2018 7:55 AM

Terror and talks do not go together: Swaraj on peace with Pak

Swaraj said that its not like India is not ready for the talks, but it is not possible to do so if the terror on the border continues.

28 May 2018 4:04 PM

India lodges protest with Pak deputy envoy over so-called Gilgit-Baltistan order

'Instead of seeking to alter status of occupied territory, Pak should immediately vacate all areas under its illegal occupation,' MEA said.

27 May 2018 6:19 PM

PM Modi to visit Indonesia, Singapore from May 29 to June 2

PM Modi is also likely to sign key agreements in various sectors with Indonesia and Singapore.

24 May 2018 6:27 PM


VK Singh visits North Korea, raises issue of N-links with Pak

North Korea has assured India that as a friendly country, DPRK will never allow any action that would create concerns for India’s security.

17 May 2018 1:55 AM

India demands legal action against flag desecration in UK during Modi’s visit

The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said the matter had been taken up with the UK government and had been regretted at the highest level.

20 Apr 2018 6:40 PM

India protests Pak ‘blocking’ envoy access

Islamabad says Delhi distorting facts over Sikhs’ jatha to Panja.

16 Apr 2018 1:29 AM

CAIT writes to PM, seeks national retail trade policy

CAIT on Sunday said it has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking a national policy for retail trade.

15 Apr 2018 6:49 PM

India lodges protest after Pak prevents Sikh pilgrims from meeting diplomats

The MEA said around 1800 Sikh pilgrims are on a visit to Pak from April 12 under bilateral agreement on visits to religious shrines.

15 Apr 2018 4:43 PM


Hyd woman offered salesgirl job in UAE, sold to sheikh, returns home

She was made to work as a domestic help, was tortured and was not given adequate food.

07 Apr 2018 12:36 PM

Terrorism one of foremost threats to global peace, says Sushma Swaraj

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj also pushed for reforms of the United Nations Security Council.

05 Apr 2018 5:34 PM

India, Japan, US align to increase cooperation in 9th trilateral meeting

The 3 sides agreed to remain engaged, strengthen cooperation for a free, open, prosperous, peaceful and an inclusive Indo-Pacific region.

04 Apr 2018 6:12 PM

JP Nadda urges Sushma Swaraj to ensure early release of Indian hostages in Nigeria

Nadda said the government was making 'all possible efforts' to get three men back who are kidnapped by Nigerian pirates.

27 Mar 2018 12:10 PM

Officer maintains Abu Jundal arrested outside Delhi’s IGI Airport

According to the prosecution, Jundal was one of the handlers of the attackers.

20 Mar 2018 4:42 AM


Calling back envoy routine process: India rubbishes Pak's 'harassment' allegation

In a statement, Islamabad had called envoy Sohail Mahmood for 'consultations' after 'no positive action had been taken by India'.

15 Mar 2018 5:14 PM

Khalistani terrorist Atwal visited India on valid visa, not first time, admits MEA

MEA spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said that this was not Atwal's first visit to India, he has visited the country since January 2017.

09 Mar 2018 7:37 PM

Maldives disregards advice on emergency, India expresses 'deep dismay'

Maldives president has overlooked India's repeated appeals, urging to roll back emergency provisions imposed early February.

22 Feb 2018 9:42 AM

Registration for yatra begins after China nod

It is well-known that China had stopped the pilgrimage last year on this route due to the military stand-off with India in Doklam.

22 Feb 2018 1:35 AM

Canadian PM arrives today for 7-day visit to India

Canadian diplomatic sources said Canada’s National Security Intelligence Advisor recently visited India and met Indian NSA Ajit Doval.

17 Feb 2018 7:37 AM