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dna
Retaliatory attacks on Indians in Congo trigger concernby some goons, where some Indian bystander was shown trying to protect him and
Retaliatory attacks on Indians in Congo trigger concern
dna / Posted 6 hours ago
by some goons, where some Indian bystander was shown trying to protect him and in turn getting also trashed by goons. External affairs ministry spokesperson Vikas Swaroop said it would be unfortunate to generalise a few isolated incidents and... Read more
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Apex court relaxing bail for Italian marine sets row between Centre and Keralaconditions, attributing it to the order by the UN arbitration tribunal which wa
Apex court relaxing bail for Italian marine sets row between Centre and Kerala
dna / Posted 6 hours ago
conditions, attributing it to the order by the UN arbitration tribunal which was binding on India under international law. External affairs ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup, however, said that Girone will remain under jurisdiction of the apex... Read more
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asianage
India set to ask UK to extradite Lalit Modiby our legal experts. Once we make sure that it is in good shape, we will send
India set to ask UK to extradite Lalit Modi
asianage / Posted 6 hours ago
by our legal experts. Once we make sure that it is in good shape, we will send it to the UK side for consideration,” external affairs ministry (MEA) Spokesperson Vikas Swarup said. The ED wants Mr Modi to “join investigation” in a case... Read more
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asianage
Marine can go to Italy Supreme Courtit did not oppose the return of the marine to Italy in the court as it was abid
Marine can go to Italy Supreme Court
asianage / Posted 10 hours ago
it did not oppose the return of the marine to Italy in the court as it was abiding by an international tribunal ruling. External affairs ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup, however, said the marine, Salvatore Girone, will remain under... Read more
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The Economic Times
India will not become party to appeal in AgustaWestland case: Manohar Parrikarour attempt to enter the MTCR. They have taken a stand against us that I think
India will not become party to appeal in AgustaWestland case: Manohar Parrikar
The Economic Times / Posted 11 hours ago
our attempt to enter the MTCR. They have taken a stand against us that I think is not valid. We have taken this up with the external affairs ministry, but even without MTCR we can do exports. India can be a hub for missile exports; we have products... Read more
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The Financial Express
Italian marine: Government says its abided by international tribunal rulingmurder charges, to return to Italy, the government said it did not oppose it ab
Italian marine: Government says its abided by international tribunal ruling
The Financial Express / Posted 14 hours ago
murder charges, to return to Italy, the government said it did not oppose it abiding by an international tribunal ruling. External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Vikas Swarup, however, said that Girone will remain under jurisdiction of the apex... Read more
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The Financial Express
High non-tariff barrier from Pak affecting trade: IndiaAsia. “As far as we are concerned there are high non-tariff barrier (NTB) in t
High non-tariff barrier from Pak affecting trade: India
The Financial Express / Posted 15 hours ago
Asia. “As far as we are concerned there are high non-tariff barrier (NTB) in the region, not on Pakistan but from it,” External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Vikas Swarup said. He was asked whether Pakistan was referring to India when it... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
India to request UK for extradition of Lalit Modiby our legal experts. Once we make sure that it is in good shape, we will send
India to request UK for extradition of Lalit Modi
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 16 hours ago
by our legal experts. Once we make sure that it is in good shape, we will send it to the UK side for consideration,” External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Vikas Swarup said. The Enforcement Directorate wants Modi to “join investigation” in... Read more
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dna
Italian marine case: Government says it abided by international tribunal rulingmurder charges, to return to Italy, the government said it did not oppose it ab
Italian marine case: Government says it abided by international tribunal ruling
dna / Posted 16 hours ago
murder charges, to return to Italy, the government said it did not oppose it abiding by an international tribunal ruling. External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Vikas Swarup, however, said that Girone will remain under jurisdiction of the apex... Read more
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Business Standard India
Govt to soon send request to UK for extradition of Lalit Modiby our legal experts. Once we make sure that it is in good shape, we will send
Govt to soon send request to UK for extradition of Lalit Modi
Business Standard India / Posted 16 hours ago
by our legal experts. Once we make sure that it is in good shape, we will send it to the UK side for consideration," External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Vikas Swarup said. The ED wants Modi to "join investigation" in a case relating to... Read more
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dna
India all set to request UK to extradite Lalit Modiby our legal experts. Once we make sure that it is in good shape, we will send
India all set to request UK to extradite Lalit Modi
dna / Posted 18 hours ago
by our legal experts. Once we make sure that it is in good shape, we will send it to the UK side for consideration," External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Vikas Swarup said. The Enforcement Directorate wants Modi to "join investigation" in... Read more
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The Economic Times
India to soon send request to UK for extradition of Lalit Modiby our legal experts. Once we make sure that it is in good shape, we will send
India to soon send request to UK for extradition of Lalit Modi
The Economic Times / Posted 19 hours ago
by our legal experts. Once we make sure that it is in good shape, we will send it to the UK side for consideration," External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Vikas Swarup said. The Enforcement Directorate wants Modi to "join investigation"... Read more
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The Financial Express
Lalit Modi extradition: India to soon send request to UKby our legal experts. Once we make sure that it is in good shape, we will send
Lalit Modi extradition: India to soon send request to UK
The Financial Express / Posted 19 hours ago
by our legal experts. Once we make sure that it is in good shape, we will send it to the UK side for consideration,” External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Vikas Swarup said. The Enforcement Directorate wants Modi to “join investigation” in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Iran Recalls Ambassador, Kozechi Over Shiite-Army ClashMr Saheed Kozechi, Wednesday to avoid a potentially embarrassing situation. Al
Iran Recalls Ambassador, Kozechi Over Shiite-Army Clash
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
Mr Saheed Kozechi, Wednesday to avoid a potentially embarrassing situation. Although no reason was given by the country's External Affairs Ministry, a very reliable source has informed that Kozechi was recalled to avert litigations and brewing... Read more
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dna
African envoys send government into a tizzyAfrican students continue to find a welcome home in India and such unfortunate
African envoys send government into a tizzy
dna / Posted yesterday
African students continue to find a welcome home in India and such unfortunate incidents do not recur,' a statement from External Affairs Ministry said. In April 2012, Yannick Ntibateganya, a Burundi national who was studying at Jalandhar's... Read more
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asianage
Stop racist attacks or lose students, Africa tells Indiawhich they said they are doing a rethink and said they would “revert” about thi
Stop racist attacks or lose students, Africa tells India
asianage / Posted yesterday
which they said they are doing a rethink and said they would “revert” about this. Forced into damage-control mode, the external affairs ministry said “all criminal acts should not be seen as racially-motivated”, and added: “Thousands of African... Read more
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The Economic Times
New civil aviation policy faces delay over auction proposalof demands made by the airlines from both negotiating countries. Government off
New civil aviation policy faces delay over auction proposal
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
of demands made by the airlines from both negotiating countries. Government officials in the know of the matter said the external affairs ministry, which has a major say on bilateral traffic rights as the policy involves foreign governments, has... Read more
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dna
African countries demand concrete steps against 'Afro-phobia' and racism, Sushma promises 'stringent action'Delhi Najeeb Jung to take necessary steps and ensure that the case of murder of
African countries demand concrete steps against 'Afro-phobia' and racism, Sushma promises 'stringent action'
dna / Posted yesterday
Delhi Najeeb Jung to take necessary steps and ensure that the case of murder of Oliver is tried by a fast track court. The External Affairs Ministry, in a statement, said Swaraj was personally monitoring the matter and assured the African envoys... Read more
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The Economic Times
Congolese's murder: VK Singh deputed to allay African envoys' concernscourt. "Jung has assured me that he will take immediate action in this regard,
Congolese's murder: VK Singh deputed to allay African envoys' concerns
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
court. "Jung has assured me that he will take immediate action in this regard," she said. In a separate statement, the external affairs ministry described the death of Olivier as "very unfortunate" and said that "we condemn the incident... Read more
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The Hindu
Govt. in damage control mode after envoys threaten to boycott Africa Day fetea meeting of the group in the High Commission of Ghana on Tuesday, senior Afric
Govt. in damage control mode after envoys threaten to boycott Africa Day fete
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
a meeting of the group in the High Commission of Ghana on Tuesday, senior African diplomats met officials at the External Affairs Ministry, and called upon India “to take concrete steps to guarantee the safety and security of... Read more
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asianage
India's bill on Kashmir map 'factually incorrect and morally unacceptable', says Pakon map, saying it was an "entirely internal legislative matter" and Pakistan or
India's bill on Kashmir map 'factually incorrect and morally unacceptable', says Pak
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
on map, saying it was an "entirely internal legislative matter" and Pakistan or any other party has no locus standi on it. External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Vikas Swarup had said that India "firmly rejects" repeated and increasing attempts by... Read more
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dna
India's bill on Kashmir map 'factually incorrect and morally unacceptable', says Pakistanon map, saying it was an "entirely internal legislative matter" and Pakistan or
India's bill on Kashmir map 'factually incorrect and morally unacceptable', says Pakistan
dna / Posted 2 days ago
on map, saying it was an "entirely internal legislative matter" and Pakistan or any other party has no locus standi on it. External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Vikas Swarup had said that India "firmly rejects" repeated and increasing attempts by... Read more
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The Hindu
MEA to bring back Indian boy from BangladeshThe External Affairs Ministry is trying to bring back an Indian boy from Jessor
MEA to bring back Indian boy from Bangladesh
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
The External Affairs Ministry is trying to bring back an Indian boy from Jessore in Bangladesh, after he was said to be missing from Delhi in 2010. A senior official in the Indian High Commission in Dhaka is travelling to Jessore in southwestern... Read more
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The Hindu
Envoys to boycott Africa Day fetea meeting of the group in the High Commission of Ghana on Tuesday, senior Afric
Envoys to boycott Africa Day fete
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
a meeting of the group in the High Commission of Ghana on Tuesday, senior African diplomats met officials at the External Affairs Ministry, and called upon India “to take concrete steps to guarantee the safety and security of... Read more
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The Economic Times
Pakistan rakes up Kashmir issue with maps bill protestto the media by the UN on Tuesday. Earlier reacting to a Pakistani Foreign Off
Pakistan rakes up Kashmir issue with maps bill protest
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
to the media by the UN on Tuesday. Earlier reacting to a Pakistani Foreign Office press release on the maps bill, Indian external affairs ministry said the matter "is an entirely internal legislative matter of India, since the whole of the state... Read more
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Business Standard India
New fingerprint database to check terrorismhightened threat from terror groups, including the IS. The Home Ministry has d
New fingerprint database to check terrorism
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
hightened threat from terror groups, including the IS. The Home Ministry has decided to press ahead with the drive despite External Affairs Ministry recently expressing its reservations over the mandatory requirement of finger print scanning,... Read more
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dna
MEA trying to bring back Indian boy stranded in BangladeshThe External Affairs Ministry is trying to bring back an Indian boy from Jessor
MEA trying to bring back Indian boy stranded in Bangladesh
dna / Posted 2 days ago
The External Affairs Ministry is trying to bring back an Indian boy from Jessore in Bangladesh, after he was said to have gone missing from Delhi in 2010. A senior official in the Indian High Commission in Dhaka is travelling to Jessore in... Read more
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dna
MEA trying to bring back Indian boy from BangladeshThe External Affairs Ministry is trying to bring back an Indian boy from Jessor
MEA trying to bring back Indian boy from Bangladesh
dna / Posted 2 days ago
The External Affairs Ministry is trying to bring back an Indian boy from Jessore in Bangladesh, years after he went missing from Delhi. A senior official in the Indian High Commission in Dhaka is travelling to Jessore in southwestern Bangladesh to... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Authorities working to bring Indian boy back from Bangladesh: MEAThe external affairs ministry is trying to bring back an Indian boy from Jessor
Authorities working to bring Indian boy back from Bangladesh: MEA
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
The external affairs ministry is trying to bring back an Indian boy from Jessore in Bangladesh, years after he went missing from Delhi. A senior official in the Indian High Commission in Dhaka is travelling to Jessore in southwestern Bangladesh to... Read more
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The Financial Express
Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets Iranian Supreme Leaderrare honour, signifying the strength of the unique relationship. Supreme Leader
Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets Iranian Supreme Leader
The Financial Express / Posted 3 days ago
rare honour, signifying the strength of the unique relationship. Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei receives PM @narendramodi,” External Affairs Ministry spokesman Vikas Swarup tweeted. Khamenei, who has the final say over matters related to Iran’s... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
India, Iran, Afghanistan sign Chabahar port agreementA corridor of connectivity. The leaders witness the signing if the Chabahar agr
India, Iran, Afghanistan sign Chabahar port agreement
Bdnews24.com / Posted 3 days ago
A corridor of connectivity. The leaders witness the signing if the Chabahar agreement, external affairs ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted. The agreement was signed following a trilateral summit between Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Iranian... Read more
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New Kerala
Modi calls on Iran's supreme leader - newkerala.com #67709"A rare honour, signifying the strength of the unique relationship. Supreme Lea
Modi calls on Iran's supreme leader - newkerala.com #67709
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
"A rare honour, signifying the strength of the unique relationship. Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei receives PM @narendramodi," external affairs ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted. The meeting assumes significance because Khamenei rarely meets... Read more
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dna
India bans its citizens from travelling to war-torn Libyaof the purpose of the visit, in view of the prevailing security situation in th
India bans its citizens from travelling to war-torn Libya
dna / Posted 3 days ago
of the purpose of the visit, in view of the prevailing security situation in that country. Announcing this today, External Affairs Ministry said the decision has been notified to all Immigration authorities. "In view of prevailing security... Read more
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New Kerala
India, Iran, Afghanistan sign Chabahar port agreement - newkerala.com #67570and transit hub to boost trade. "A corridor of connectivity. The leaders witne
India, Iran, Afghanistan sign Chabahar port agreement - newkerala.com #67570
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
and transit hub to boost trade. "A corridor of connectivity. The leaders witness the signing if the Chabahar agreement," external affairs ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted. The agreement was signed following a trilateral summit between... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Government bars Indians from travelling to Libyaof India has decided to impose travel ban on Indian nationals planning to trave
Government bars Indians from travelling to Libya
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
of India has decided to impose travel ban on Indian nationals planning to travel to Libya irrespective of the purpose,” the external affairs ministry said in a statement. “All immigration authorities have been notified in this respect. Indian... Read more
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New Kerala
Modi meets Afghan president - newkerala.com #67548"Whether in Kabul, Delhi or Tehran, #IndiaAfghan friend'p is continously streng
Modi meets Afghan president - newkerala.com #67548
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
"Whether in Kabul, Delhi or Tehran, #IndiaAfghan friend'p is continously strengthened. OM w/ President @ashrafghani," external affairs ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted. The meeting took place after Ghani's arrival here earlier in... Read more
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The Financial Express
India, Iran sign bilateral accords on Chabahar port developmentapart, agreements were also signed in the areas of science and technology, cult
India, Iran sign bilateral accords on Chabahar port development
The Financial Express / Posted 3 days ago
apart, agreements were also signed in the areas of science and technology, culture and railways. An MoU between the external affairs ministry and Iran’s ministry of foreign affairs seeks to create a joint secretary/director general policy... Read more
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New Kerala
India, Iran sign bilateral accords on Chabahar port development - newkerala.com #67474apart, agreements were also signed in the areas of science and technology, cult
India, Iran sign bilateral accords on Chabahar port development - newkerala.com #67474
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
apart, agreements were also signed in the areas of science and technology, culture and railways. An MoU between the external affairs ministry and Iran's ministry of foreign affairs seeks to create a joint secretary/director general policy... Read more
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Business Standard India
Government bars Indians from travelling to LibyaExternal Affairs ministry added that the ban has been effective from May 3 this
Government bars Indians from travelling to Libya
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
External Affairs ministry added that the ban has been effective from May 3 this year The government on Monday barred Indians from travelling to Libya in view of the security situation in the North... Read more
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New Kerala
India, Iran hold delegation-level talks - newkerala.com #67380talks. "Deliberating the details of diplomacy. The leaders lead formal delegat
India, Iran hold delegation-level talks - newkerala.com #67380
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
talks. "Deliberating the details of diplomacy. The leaders lead formal delegation level talks between #IndiaIran," external affairs ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted. Ahead of the talks, Modi and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
PM Narendra Modi holds talks with Iranian president Rouhanian enduring partnership. PM @narendramodi and President Rouhani exchange ideas
PM Narendra Modi holds talks with Iranian president Rouhani
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
an enduring partnership. PM @narendramodi and President Rouhani exchange ideas at a restricted tete-a-tete,” external affairs ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted. India, Iran and Afghanistan will sign an agreement on Monday to... Read more
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Business Standard India
Modi receives ceremonial welcome in Iranin Tehran, on Monday. "Stepping forward with Iran. Official engagements begin
Modi receives ceremonial welcome in Iran
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
in Tehran, on Monday. "Stepping forward with Iran. Official engagements begin with a ceremonial welcome by Rouhani," external affairs ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted. "Building an enduring partnership, Modi and Rouhani exchange... Read more
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New Kerala
Modi holds talks with Iranian president - newkerala.com #67373"Building an enduring partnership. PM @narendramodi and President Rouhani excha
Modi holds talks with Iranian president - newkerala.com #67373
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
"Building an enduring partnership. PM @narendramodi and President Rouhani exchange ideas at a restricted tete-a-tete," external affairs ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted. India, Iran and Afghanistan will sign an agreement on Monday to... Read more
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New Kerala
Modi receives ceremonial welcome in Iran - newkerala.com #67363Hassan Rouhani in Tehran. "Stepping forward with Iran. Official engagements be
Modi receives ceremonial welcome in Iran - newkerala.com #67363
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
Hassan Rouhani in Tehran. "Stepping forward with Iran. Official engagements begin with a ceremonial welcome by Rouhani," external affairs ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup said in a tweet. "Building an enduring partnership. Modi and Rouhani... Read more
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New Kerala
Modi arrives in Iran - newkerala.com #67235will be signed. "Salam Tehran! PM @narendramodi arrives in Iran for a landmark
Modi arrives in Iran - newkerala.com #67235
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
will be signed. "Salam Tehran! PM @narendramodi arrives in Iran for a landmark visit, receives a red carpet welcome," external affairs ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted. Modi will be accorded an official welcome on Monday following... Read more
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The Economic Times
India appreciates Justin Trudeau's apology on Komagata Maru incidentthe Komagata Maru incident , saying it reflects Canada's commitment to the valu
India appreciates Justin Trudeau's apology on Komagata Maru incident
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
the Komagata Maru incident , saying it reflects Canada's commitment to the values of pluralism which India fully shares. External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson said, "We welcome and deeply appreciate the gesture of Prime Minister of Canada to... Read more
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New Kerala
India appreciates Canadian PM's gesture - newkerala.com #66852gesture of Prime Minister of Canada to deliver a formal apology in the House of
India appreciates Canadian PM's gesture - newkerala.com #66852
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
gesture of Prime Minister of Canada to deliver a formal apology in the House of Commons for the Komagata Maru incident," external affairs ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup said in a statement. "The Indian diaspora in Canada has contributed... Read more
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New Kerala
Relief material from India reaches rain-hit Sri Lanka - newkerala.com #66855which is battling torrential rain and landslides that have claimed over 60 live
Relief material from India reaches rain-hit Sri Lanka - newkerala.com #66855
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
which is battling torrential rain and landslides that have claimed over 60 lives and affected around 450,000 people, the external affairs ministry said on Saturday. "Supporting an important neighbour. INS Sukanya and INS Sutlej arrive at Colombo... Read more
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Calcutta News
India appreciates Canadian PM's gesturegesture of Prime Minister of Canada to deliver a formal apology in the House of
India appreciates Canadian PM's gesture
Calcutta News / Posted 5 days ago
gesture of Prime Minister of Canada to deliver a formal apology in the House of Commons for the Komagata Maru incident," external affairs ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup said in a statement. "The Indian diaspora in Canada has contributed... Read more
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dna
Ahead of Modi visit, US House blocks $450 million aid to pakistanmillion in aid. Refusing to comment on the US House of Representatives decessio
Ahead of Modi visit, US House blocks $450 million aid to pakistan
dna / Posted 6 days ago
million in aid. Refusing to comment on the US House of Representatives decession on Islamabad, spokesperson of Ministry of External Affairs Ministry Vikas Swarup stated that support and freedom available to terrorist groups in Pakistan including... Read more
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