Swarup, a 1986-batch IFS officer, who is currently serving as the High Commissioner in Canada, will replace senior diplomat Sanjiv Arora.
12 Jul 2019 2:09 PM
Baglay was handling the sensitive PAI (Pakistan-Afghanistan-Iran) division in the ministry till now.
28 Feb 2017 2:16 AM
Vikas Swarup was responding to a question on the listing of Saeed by Pakistan under the Anti-Terrorism Act.
20 Feb 2017 1:11 PM
The MEA said he is expected to take up his new assignment shortly.
17 Feb 2017 4:44 AM
China had protested against the visit of a Taiwanese delegation to New Delhi recently.
17 Feb 2017 4:17 AM
Swarup further said that the JuD chief should be brought to justice as soon as possible.
16 Feb 2017 9:12 PM
Gopal Baglay who is the Joint Secretary of the Pakistan, Iran, Afghanistan division in MEA, will succeed Swarup.
16 Feb 2017 8:01 PM
Taiwan currently has the Taipei Economic and Cultural Centre located in New Delhi.
16 Feb 2017 7:33 AM
India has taken up the matter with China, and voiced its objection.
08 Feb 2017 2:44 AM
MEA spokesperson Vikas Swarup said the ministry had enquired about the issue from the US embassy in New Delhi.
03 Feb 2017 7:05 AM
Government sources said the main issue is whether Pakistan will have the will to charge Saeed in the Mumbai attack case.
03 Feb 2017 1:25 AM
NSG membership cannot be a farewell gift from the Obama Administration to India, China said earlier.
19 Jan 2017 7:54 PM
The motion to be debated said, 'That this House notes breaches of international human rights on the Indian side of the LoC in Kashmir.'
19 Jan 2017 7:19 PM
During the meeting with Mr Ayrault, Mr Modi sought to bolster the Indo-French strategic relationship.
09 Jan 2017 3:16 AM
Though Sri Lanka has periodically freed Indian fishermen caught by its naval authorities, their boats are often not returned.
03 Jan 2017 6:20 AM
Swarup was responding to a query on Pakistan's comments yesterday on Jammu and Kashmir.
31 Dec 2016 11:33 AM
Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar may get an extension before the end of his term next month.
29 Dec 2016 8:24 PM
The Indian couple had first sought BJP leader Vijay Jolly’s help in getting back the custody of their child.
27 Dec 2016 5:33 AM
MEA says rescue efforts on, govt in touch with Yemen.
27 Dec 2016 2:33 AM
India is awaiting a formal request from the mother of the child to intervene in the case.
24 Dec 2016 5:30 AM