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Seven Indian nationals abducted in Libya released: MEA

Seven Indian nationals abducted in Libya released: MEA

Seven Indian nationals, who were abducted in Libya last month, were rescued on Sunday, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) announced o...Read More

Maharashtra: Man held for posing as IFS officer, duping job aspirants

Maharashtra: Man held for posing as IFS officer, duping job aspirants

A 52-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly posing as an Indian Foreign Service officer and duping people with bogus government job...Read More

7 Indians kidnapped in Libya; govt in touch with Libyan authorities to rescue them: MEA

7 Indians kidnapped in Libya; govt in touch with Libyan authorities to rescue them: MEA

New Delhi: Seven Indians, hailing from Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, Gujarat and Uttar Pradesh, were kidnapped in Libya last month and India is ...Read More

Complete disengagement requires re-deployment of troops by each side towards their regular posts on LAC in Ladakh: MEA on Sino-India border row

Complete disengagement requires re-deployment of troops by each side towards their regular posts on LAC in Ladakh: MEA on Sino-India border row

A complete disengagement in eastern Ladakh requires re-deployment of troops by each side towards their regular posts on the respective s...Read More


Pakistan grants second consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav

Pakistan grants second consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav

Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav was granted second consular access on Thursday, Pakistan media reported.

Ten Indian soldiers, including four officers are back in units

Ten Indian soldiers, including four officers are back in units

Ten Indian soldiers, including four officers – of them two majors -- held captive by the Chinese army since Monday night, were released o...Read More

'Zero tolerance for those posing as Arab Royals': Gulf nations tell New Delhi

'Zero tolerance for those posing as Arab Royals': Gulf nations tell New Delhi

A number of fake Twitter handles, posing to be members of Arabic Royalties, posting anti-India rhetoric, has raised concerns in New Delhi...Read More

Coronavirus Update in India: MEA issues helplines for COVID-19 Control Centre

Coronavirus Update in India: MEA issues helplines for COVID-19 Control Centre

MEA has also shared a fax number and an email address.

'Take action to arrest & punish perpetrators of attacks': MEA tells Pak govt on Nankana Sahib Gurudwara attack

'Take action to arrest & punish perpetrators of attacks': MEA tells Pak govt on Nankana Sahib Gurudwara attack

Scores of protesters surrounded the Gurdwara Nankana Sahib in Pakistan's Punjab province, threatening to overrun the Sikh holy site if th...Read More

'Ensure safety, security of the Sikh community': India tells Pak after vandalism at Nankana Sahib Gurdwara

'Ensure safety, security of the Sikh community': India tells Pak after vandalism at Nankana Sahib Gurdwara

It said that members of the minority Sikh community have been subjected to acts of violence in the holy city of Nankana Sahib, the birthp...Read More

Dear MEA, the lotus is not India's National Flower

Dear MEA, the lotus is not India's National Flower

The Ministry of External Affairs on Thursday said that the issue of lotus being printed on passports was part of the enhanced security fe...Read More

Bangladesh Foreign Minister cancels India trip, MEA rules out CAB connection

Bangladesh Foreign Minister cancels India trip, MEA rules out CAB connection

Diplomatic sources said A K Abdul Momen decided not to go ahead with the visit due to prevailing situation arising out of passage of cont...Read More

Kailaasa founder Nithyananda's passport cancelled, MEA remains unaware of his whereabouts

Kailaasa founder Nithyananda's passport cancelled, MEA remains unaware of his whereabouts

The passport was cancelled and a fresh application of the same was denied as he did not get the requisite clearance from police and sever...Read More

MEA briefs diplomats of various countries on SC's Ayodhya verdict

MEA briefs diplomats of various countries on SC's Ayodhya verdict

New Delhi: Top envoys of several countries, including Russia, France and Iran, were briefed by senior officials of the Ministry of Extern...Read More

Pakistan agrees to sign Kartarpur Corridor agreement on October 23

Pakistan agrees to sign Kartarpur Corridor agreement on October 23

Islamabad: Pakistan on Monday agreed to sign the agreement on the Kartarpur Sahib Corridor on October 23, sources in Pakistan's Ministry ...Read More

More than 2,050 ceasefire violations by Pakistan this year: MEA

More than 2,050 ceasefire violations by Pakistan this year: MEA

New Delhi: India said on Sunday that Pakistan has resorted to more than 2,050 unprovoked ceasefire violations so far this year in which 2...Read More

Kulbhushan Jadhav under pressure to parrot Pakistan's false narrative: MEA

Kulbhushan Jadhav under pressure to parrot Pakistan's false narrative: MEA

New Delhi: Hours after its official had consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav in Islamabad, India on Monday said that the former naval off...Read More

India appoints Pavan Kapoor as ambassador to UAE

India appoints Pavan Kapoor as ambassador to UAE

The diplomat has also served as the ambassador to Israel over the last three years with a new representative being appointed in his place...Read More

India condemns Cairo terror attack which left 20 dead

India condemns Cairo terror attack which left 20 dead

New Delhi: India on Wednesday strongly condemned the terror attack in Egypt's capital Cairo which left 20 people dead earlier this week a...Read More

Pakistan downgrading ties attempt to present alarming picture to world, Article 370 India's internal affair: MEA

Pakistan downgrading ties attempt to present alarming picture to world, Article 370 India's internal affair: MEA

New Delhi: India on Thursday termed Pakistan downgrading diplomatic ties with it as an attempt to present an alarming picture to the worl...Read More

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