Raveesh Kumar

India rejects US minorities status report

India on Sunday rejected outright a US State Department report which made certain critical comments regarding the status of minorities h...Read More

PM Modi’s swearing-in: Invite to BIMSTEC leaders in line with ‘Neighbourhood First’ policy, says MEA

PM Modi’s swearing-in: Invite to BIMSTEC leaders in line with ‘Neighbourhood First’ policy, says MEA

New Delhi: The invitation to leaders of BIMSTEC member states for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s swearing-in ceremony on May 30 is in lin...Read More

Issue of Azhar’s listing with China raised by FS Gokhale

Issue of Azhar’s listing with China raised by FS Gokhale

New Delhi/Beijing: India has raised with China the issue of banning of Jaish-e-Mohammad chief Masood Azhar by the UN with Foreign Secreta...Read More

Pakistan weighing options in Samjhauta train blast case

Islamabad: Pakistan is studying the verdict on the 2007 Samjhauta train blast case by an Indian court and the acquittal of all the four a...Read More

India boycotts Pakistan Day as Imran Khan tweets Narendra Modi’s wishes

India boycotts Pakistan Day as Imran Khan tweets Narendra Modi’s wishes

New Delhi: It was a trifle embarrassing for the BJP government. Hours after India boycotted a reception at the Pakistan High Commission i...Read More

If it’s ‘naya Pakistan’ with ‘nayi soch’, it should take ‘naya action’ against terror outfits, says India

If it’s ‘naya Pakistan’ with ‘nayi soch’, it should take ‘naya action’ against terror outfits, says India

New Delhi: India on Saturday in a strong message to Islamabad said that if it claimed to be a ‘naya Pakistan with nayi soch’, it should s...Read More

India’s non-military strike on JeM camp in Pakistan achieved its objective: MEA       

New Delhi: India on Saturday said its non-military strike on JeM camp in Pakistan achieved its desired objective and demonstrated the cou...Read More

Truth becomes a casualty in fog of war

Truth becomes a casualty in fog of war

New Delhi: Amidst claims and counter claims about the aerial engagement on the border in the fog of war, a senior Indian Air Force (IAF) ...Read More

Text of India’s statement over Pakistan using Air Force

Text of India’s statement over Pakistan using Air Force

New Delhi: Following is the text of the statement made by External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar on Wednesday: “India had i...Read More

Terror safe havens need to be eliminated for enduring peace in Afghanistan: India

New Delhi: India on Thursday said terror safe havens and sanctuaries need to be eliminated for enduring peace and stability in Afghanista...Read More

Pakistan last country to lecture us on plurality, inclusive society: MEA

Pakistan last country to lecture us on plurality, inclusive society: MEA

New Delhi: India on Friday lashed out at Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan over his recent statement and said that Pakistan should be th...Read More

PM Narendra Modi reaches Singapore to attend East Asia Summit

PM Narendra Modi reaches Singapore to attend East Asia Summit

Singapore: Prime Minister Narendra Modi reached Singapore to attend the 13th East Asia Summit (EAS) on Wednesday morning. Ministry of Ext...Read More

Hope democratic values would be respected: India

New Delhi: India on Sunday said that it was closely following the political developments in Sri Lanka. External Affairs Ministry Spokeper...Read More

North-East states on flood alert after formation of artificial lake in Tibet

North-East states on flood alert after formation of artificial lake in Tibet

New Delhi: Indian states through which the river Brahmaputra flows have been alerted to take precautionary measures following a landslide...Read More

Antigua and Barbuda ‘examining’ Choksi’s extradition request: MEA

Antigua and Barbuda ‘examining’ Choksi’s extradition request: MEA

New Delhi: The request for extradition of fugitive diamantaire Mehul Choksi is being “examined” by Antigua and Barbuda, the Ministry of E...Read More

Not aware of any meeting between Sushma Swaraj, MJ Akbar on allegations against him: MEA

New Delhi: M J Akbar attended official meetings on Monday and Tuesday as the junior external affairs minister after returning from a trip...Read More

PM Narendra Modi meets leaders of Angola, Argentina

PM Narendra Modi meets leaders of Angola, Argentina

Johannesburg: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today held bilateral meetings with the presidents of Argentina and Angola on the sidelines of ...Read More

Nirav Modi did not have more than one Indian passport: Ministry of External Affairs

Nirav Modi did not have more than one Indian passport: Ministry of External Affairs

New Delhi, The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) has written to several European countries seeking help in tracing bank fraud fugitive N...Read More

Modi in Singapore: PM Narendra Modi gives Padma Shri award to former Singaporean diplomat Tommy Koh

Singapore: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today handed over the Padma Shri award, one of India’s highest civilian awards, to former Singapo...Read More

No bilateral meet with Pakistan in London, confirms MEA

No bilateral meet with Pakistan in London, confirms MEA

London [United Kingdom]: Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) spokesperson Raveesh Kumar on Thursday reiterated that no meeting between Ind...Read More