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New Kerala
Singapore PM visiting India next week - newkerala.com #126200Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of Singapore Lee Hsien Loong will pay an official
Singapore PM visiting India next week - newkerala.com #126200
New Kerala / Posted 2 hours ago
Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of Singapore Lee Hsien Loong will pay an official visit to India on October 3-7," the External Affairs Ministry said in a statement. "Prime Minister of Singapore would be accompanied by his wife Ho Ching, key... Read more
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New Kerala
Pakistan compelled to recognise regional sentiment against terrorism: newkerala.com #126192Pakistan's decision 2 postpone SAARC Summit. They've been compelled 2 recognise
Pakistan compelled to recognise regional sentiment against terrorism: newkerala.com #126192
New Kerala / Posted 3 hours ago
Pakistan's decision 2 postpone SAARC Summit. They've been compelled 2 recognise the regional sentiment against terrorism," External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted. Earlier, a statement from the Pakistan Foreign Office,... Read more
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New Kerala
India, US agree to enhance efforts to combat cyber crime, promote cyber security - newkerala.com #125833Director for Cyber Policy Samir Jain and by Santosh Jha, Joint Secretary for Po
India, US agree to enhance efforts to combat cyber crime, promote cyber security - newkerala.com #125833
New Kerala / Posted 12 hours ago
Director for Cyber Policy Samir Jain and by Santosh Jha, Joint Secretary for Policy Planning and Global Cyber Issues, Ministry of External Affairs. The Department of State Coordinator for Cyber Issues Christopher Painter and the National... Read more
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New Kerala
Vice President Ansari arrives in Mali, several agreements on card - newkerala.com #125772Ibrahim Boubacar Keita and Vice President and would also address the National A
Vice President Ansari arrives in Mali, several agreements on card - newkerala.com #125772
New Kerala / Posted 14 hours ago
Ibrahim Boubacar Keita and Vice President and would also address the National Assembly of the Republic of Mali, said External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup during a media briefing. The Vice President will be meeting Prime... Read more
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dna
Indian Army surgical strike destroys 7 terror launch pads; govt reassures foreign envoys, Oppn over strikesthe border and warned that the confrontation could lead to a “disaster of epic
Indian Army surgical strike destroys 7 terror launch pads; govt reassures foreign envoys, Oppn over strikes
dna / Posted 17 hours ago
the border and warned that the confrontation could lead to a “disaster of epic proportions” for the state. Meanwhile, the External Affairs ministry extended its diplomatic efforts to reassure envoys of various nations in Delhi that the Indian... Read more
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The Telegraph
Indian surgical strikes on terror padshad said a tactical response was given. In announcing the "surgical strikes" t
Indian surgical strikes on terror pads
The Telegraph / Posted 21 hours ago
had said a tactical response was given. In announcing the "surgical strikes" through a rare joint media read-out by the external affairs ministry and the army Director General of Military Operations (DGMO) this afternoon, the Narendra Modi... Read more
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asianage
A new game begins, Saarc in sleep modeit not been for India’s armed retaliation over the Uri attack. Matters may now
A new game begins, Saarc in sleep mode
asianage / Posted yesterday
it not been for India’s armed retaliation over the Uri attack. Matters may now escalate or simmer. In any case, an immediate return to normality is ruled out. The writer is a former secretary in the external affairs ministry. He tweets at @ambkcsi... Read more
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dna
Surgical Strike: India briefs top envoys of 25 countries including US and ChinaSecretary S Jaishankar briefed the envoys in the South Block to convey the "con
Surgical Strike: India briefs top envoys of 25 countries including US and China
dna / Posted yesterday
Secretary S Jaishankar briefed the envoys in the South Block to convey the "context" of carrying out the strikes, External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Vikas Swarup confirmed. The Foreign Secretary told them that it was "a classic... Read more
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Business Standard India
Surgical attack: India briefs envoys of 25 countries including P5Secretary S Jaishankar briefed the envoys in the South Block to convey the "con
Surgical attack: India briefs envoys of 25 countries including P5
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
Secretary S Jaishankar briefed the envoys in the South Block to convey the "context" of carrying out the strikes, External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Vikas Swarup confirmed. The Foreign Secretary told them that it was "a classic... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
India’s surgical strikes across LoC: Full statement by DGMO Lt Gen Ranbir Singhdirector general of military operations, told a press conference. Here is the
India’s surgical strikes across LoC: Full statement by DGMO Lt Gen Ranbir Singh
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
director general of military operations, told a press conference. Here is the full statement from the press conference: External affairs ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup: Good afternoon friends. Welcome to this joint briefing and thank you for... Read more
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dna
'Not just kadi ninda': Twitter hails Indian Army and Modi govt after surgical strikethe Indian army conducted surgical strikes last night at these launch pads," Ge
'Not just kadi ninda': Twitter hails Indian Army and Modi govt after surgical strike
dna / Posted yesterday
the Indian army conducted surgical strikes last night at these launch pads," Gen Singh told a news conference during which External affairs ministry spokesman Vikas Swarup was also present. Pakistan, however, dismissed as "fabrication of truth"... Read more
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Business Standard India
5 hour-long op: Special forces conducts strikes on 7 terror launch pads across LoCthe Indian army conducted surgical strikes last night at these launch pads," Ge
5 hour-long op: Special forces conducts strikes on 7 terror launch pads across LoC
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
the Indian army conducted surgical strikes last night at these launch pads," Gen Singh told a news conference during, which External affairs ministry spokesman Vikas Swarup was also present. Pakistan, however, dismissed as "fabrication of truth"... Read more
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dna
India United: Sonia Gandhi backs surgical strike, backs govtby the army to target terrorists was made by DGMO Lt Gen Ranveer Singh at a hur
India United: Sonia Gandhi backs surgical strike, backs govt
dna / Posted yesterday
by the army to target terrorists was made by DGMO Lt Gen Ranveer Singh at a hurriedly called news conference during which External Affairs Ministry spokesman Vikas Swarup was also present. India carried out 'surgical strikes' on terror launch... Read more
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dna
dna Evening Must Reads: Indian Army's surgical strike across LoC; Sensex tanks; updates on Cauvery row; and more(LoC) on terror launch pads, said Director General of Military Operations (DGMO
dna Evening Must Reads: Indian Army's surgical strike across LoC; Sensex tanks; updates on Cauvery row; and more
dna / Posted yesterday
(LoC) on terror launch pads, said Director General of Military Operations (DGMO). Addressing a joint press conference with External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup on Thursday, DGMO Lt Gen Ranbir Singh said, "Indian Army conducted... Read more
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The Economic Times
Strong message sent to Pak on terror: Sonia Gandhiand heavy damage. The announcement of the sudden action by the army to target
Strong message sent to Pak on terror: Sonia Gandhi
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
and heavy damage. The announcement of the sudden action by the army to target terrorists was made by DGMO Lt Gen Ranveer Singh at a hurriedly called news conference during which External Affairs Ministry spokesman Vikas Swarup was also... Read more
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asianage
Surgical strikes: Abdul Basit receives threats, Pak asks India to provide securitySingh, Director General of Military Operations (DGMO), at a hurriedly called ne
Surgical strikes: Abdul Basit receives threats, Pak asks India to provide security
asianage / Posted yesterday
Singh, Director General of Military Operations (DGMO), at a hurriedly called news conference on Thursday during which External affairs ministry spokesman Vikas Swarup was also present. These surgical strikes are the first major military... Read more
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asianage
Surgical strikes Abdul Basit receives threats, Pak asks India to provide securitySingh, Director General of Military Operations (DGMO), at a hurriedly called ne
Surgical strikes Abdul Basit receives threats, Pak asks India to provide security
asianage / Posted yesterday
Singh, Director General of Military Operations (DGMO), at a hurriedly called news conference on Thursday during which External affairs ministry spokesman Vikas Swarup was also present. These surgical strikes are the first major military... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Army announces strikes across LoC, Indian Twitterati cheer the ‘success’lieutenant general Ranbir Singh made the announcement on Thursday afternoon, ac
Army announces strikes across LoC, Indian Twitterati cheer the ‘success’
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
lieutenant general Ranbir Singh made the announcement on Thursday afternoon, accompanied by the spokesperson for the external affairs ministry, Vikas Swarup. Almost immediately, Indians took to the micro-blogging site Twitter to commend the... Read more
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dna
Our desire for peace should not taken for weakness: Nawaz Sharifreaction comes after the statement by the DGMO Lt Gen Ranbir Singh at a hurried
Our desire for peace should not taken for weakness: Nawaz Sharif
dna / Posted yesterday
reaction comes after the statement by the DGMO Lt Gen Ranbir Singh at a hurriedly called news conference at which External affairs ministry spokesman Vikas Swarup was also present. The DGMO informed the media about the action taken by the... Read more
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dna
Indian Army conducts surgical strikes along LoC, significant casualties caused: DGMO(LoC) on terror launch pads, said Director General of Military Operations (DGMO
Indian Army conducts surgical strikes along LoC, significant casualties caused: DGMO
dna / Posted yesterday
(LoC) on terror launch pads, said Director General of Military Operations (DGMO). Addressing a joint press conference with External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup on Thursday, DGMO Lt Gen Ranbir Singh said, "Indian Army conducted... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
SAARC summit in Pakistan has been postponedof the SAARC. Announcing Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s decision to not
SAARC summit in Pakistan has been postponed
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted yesterday
of the SAARC. Announcing Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s decision to not participate in the conference, India’s External Affairs Ministry had said there were other countries that had expressed reservations about participating in the... Read more
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dna
India pulls off diplomatic coup, Pak says SAARC summit might be postponedbe postponed. He added that whenever the conference took place, it would be hel
India pulls off diplomatic coup, Pak says SAARC summit might be postponed
dna / Posted yesterday
be postponed. He added that whenever the conference took place, it would be held in Pakistan. Meanwhile in New Delhi, External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Vikas Swarup also said a formal announcement to this effect would be made by Nepal.... Read more
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The Telegraph
India's steadfast friend in Israelin this context in the 1990s. Shortly after his meeting with the tallest Israe
India's steadfast friend in Israel
The Telegraph / Posted yesterday
in this context in the 1990s. Shortly after his meeting with the tallest Israeli leader of our time, Modi instructed the external affairs ministry to set up a "states" division and post diplomats in states to streamline their external... Read more
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dna
Pakistan Isolated: After India-led pull-out, Islamabad admits that SAARC will have to be postponedthe SAARC Summit in Islamabad has to be postponed as it and three other countri
Pakistan Isolated: After India-led pull-out, Islamabad admits that SAARC will have to be postponed
dna / Posted 2 days ago
the SAARC Summit in Islamabad has to be postponed as it and three other countries have pulled out of the meet. Earlier, External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Vikas Swarup said a formal announcement to this effect will be made by Nepal, the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
India boycotts Saarc summit: Five finer points in the diplomatic tusslebut believes that these can only go forward in an atmosphere free of terror.”
India boycotts Saarc summit: Five finer points in the diplomatic tussle
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
but believes that these can only go forward in an atmosphere free of terror.” That passage in the statement from the external affairs ministry on Tuesday amounts to raising the stakes. It implies that Pakistan-sponsored terrorism is the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
The UNGA speech: Sushma Swaraj and her art of communicating in Hindiand subsequent efforts saw Parliament passing the Land Boundary Agreement (LBA)
The UNGA speech: Sushma Swaraj and her art of communicating in Hindi
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
and subsequent efforts saw Parliament passing the Land Boundary Agreement (LBA) with Bangladesh. Under her leadership, the external affairs ministry has taken up the promotion of Hindi seriously. Every Indian mission and post have been asked to... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
SAARC summit 'postponed' after four nation boycotthas said "cross-border terror attacks" have created an environment that is "not
SAARC summit 'postponed' after four nation boycott
Bdnews24.com / Posted 2 days ago
has said "cross-border terror attacks" have created an environment that is "not conducive" for the SAARC Summit. Indian external affairs ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted. The boycott by half the SAARC nations comes as a shot in the... Read more
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dna
Bangladesh too pulls out of SAARC summit over Pakistan's growing interferencean environment that is not conducive to the successful holding of the 19th SAAR
Bangladesh too pulls out of SAARC summit over Pakistan's growing interference
dna / Posted 2 days ago
an environment that is not conducive to the successful holding of the 19th SAARC Summit in Islamabad in November 2016," External Affairs Ministry said in a statement. With India refusing to participate in the 19the South Asian Association for... Read more
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dna
Pakistan Isolated: After India, Bangladesh and Bhutan also pull out of SAARC summitan environment that is not conducive to the successful holding of the 19th SAAR
Pakistan Isolated: After India, Bangladesh and Bhutan also pull out of SAARC summit
dna / Posted 2 days ago
an environment that is not conducive to the successful holding of the 19th SAARC Summit in Islamabad in November 2016," External Affairs Ministry said in a statement. With India refusing to participate in the 19th South Asian Association for... Read more
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dna
India conveys Pak envoy with proof; issues second demarcheLoC and the subsequent route to the terror attack site and grenades with Pakist
India conveys Pak envoy with proof; issues second demarche
dna / Posted 2 days ago
LoC and the subsequent route to the terror attack site and grenades with Pakistani markings as evidence. In a release, the External Affairs Ministry said that since the beginning of this year which began with the Pathankot airbase attack — there... Read more
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The Indian Express
Uri attack: Jaish suspects in hand, evidence shown to envoyassistance from technical experts to see if data could be recovered from it to
Uri attack: Jaish suspects in hand, evidence shown to envoy
The Indian Express / Posted 2 days ago
assistance from technical experts to see if data could be recovered from it to track the route taken by the terrorists. External Affairs Ministry and NIA officials also said in separate statements that the two men were “apprehended by villagers... Read more
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asianage
India to boycott Saarc meet in Pakistan, 3 nations may followattack on an Army base at Uri in J&K near the Line of Control that left Indian
India to boycott Saarc meet in Pakistan, 3 nations may follow
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
attack on an Army base at Uri in J&K near the Line of Control that left Indian Army 18 soldiers dead. In a statement, the external affairs ministry said: “The official spokesperson stated that India has conveyed to the current Saarc chair, Nepal,... Read more
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The Hindu
SAARC Summit in Islamabad: India not to attend SAARC Summitan environment that is not conducive to the successful holding of the 19th SAAR
SAARC Summit in Islamabad: India not to attend SAARC Summit
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
an environment that is not conducive to the successful holding of the 19th SAARC Summit in Islamabad in November 2016,” External Affairs Ministry said in a statement. “In the prevailing circumstances, the Government of India is unable to... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
PM Modi pulls out of Saarc meet in Islamabad citing cross-border terrorthat killed 18 soldiers. India responded to the strike with a campaign aimed at
PM Modi pulls out of Saarc meet in Islamabad citing cross-border terror
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
that killed 18 soldiers. India responded to the strike with a campaign aimed at isolating Pakistan on international stage. External affairs ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup said India had informed current Saarc chair Nepal that “increasing... Read more
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The Economic Times
Narendra Modi will not attend SAARC Summitan environment that is not conducive to the successful holding of the 19th SAAR
Narendra Modi will not attend SAARC Summit
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
an environment that is not conducive to the successful holding of the 19th SAARC Summit in Islamabad in November 2016," External Affairs Ministry said in a statement. "In the prevailing circumstances, the Government of India is unable to... Read more
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asianage
For tourism, we welcome people from Pakistan: Mahesh Sharmaof India considering a review of 'Most Favoured Nation' status given to Pakista
For tourism, we welcome people from Pakistan: Mahesh Sharma
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
of India considering a review of 'Most Favoured Nation' status given to Pakistan, he said, the call has to be taken by External Affairs Ministry which "issues advisory from time to time" on such issues. He was speaking to reporters after... Read more
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asianage
For tourism, we welcome people from Pakistan Mahesh Sharmaof India considering a review of 'Most Favoured Nation' status given to Pakista
For tourism, we welcome people from Pakistan Mahesh Sharma
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
of India considering a review of 'Most Favoured Nation' status given to Pakistan, he said, the call has to be taken by External Affairs Ministry which "issues advisory from time to time" on such issues. He was speaking to reporters after... Read more
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New Kerala
India's envoy to Sri Lanka named new High Commissioner to UK - newkerala.com #124604on Tuesday named the next High Commissioner to the United Kingdom. "He is expe
India's envoy to Sri Lanka named new High Commissioner to UK - newkerala.com #124604
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
on Tuesday named the next High Commissioner to the United Kingdom. "He is expected to take up his assignment shortly," an External Affairs Ministry release said here. An Indian Foreign Service officer of the 1981 batch, Sinha will replace... Read more
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New Kerala
India gives Pakistani envoy proof on Uri attack - newkerala.com #124547to reach the Uri army camp on September 18. "Foreign Secretary ... presents pr
India gives Pakistani envoy proof on Uri attack - newkerala.com #124547
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
to reach the Uri army camp on September 18. "Foreign Secretary ... presents proof of cross border origins of Uri attack," External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted. Swarup said Basit was told that the two guides were caught by... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
India summons Pak envoy, gives proof of ‘cross-border origin’ of Uri attackAbdul Basit on Tuesday and gave him proof of cross-border origins of an attack
India summons Pak envoy, gives proof of ‘cross-border origin’ of Uri attack
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
Abdul Basit on Tuesday and gave him proof of cross-border origins of an attack on an Uri army camp that killed 18 soldiers, external affairs ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup said. “Foreign secretary calls in Pakistan HC Basit today & presents... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
India at the United Nations: A 71-year history in 25 photoson Kashmir, is scheduled for Monday evening. Her address will deliver India’s
India at the United Nations: A 71-year history in 25 photos
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
on Kashmir, is scheduled for Monday evening. Her address will deliver India’s ‘vision document’ for the 71st UNGA, external affairs ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup said. In the 71 years since the United Nation’s inception in 1945, many... Read more
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dna
Sushma Swaraj will give 'stinging reply' to Pakistan in UN speech: Vikas Swarupworld and the entire nation" is waiting to hear from Swaraj, who will deliver I
Sushma Swaraj will give 'stinging reply' to Pakistan in UN speech: Vikas Swarup
dna / Posted 4 days ago
world and the entire nation" is waiting to hear from Swaraj, who will deliver India's "vision document" for the 71st UNGA, External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup told reporters. With a focus on tackling terrorism, India will corner... Read more
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The Economic Times
Blood and water can't flow together: PM Modi at Indus Waters treaty meetingas per the treaty, controls the western rivers — the Indus, Chenab and Jhelum t
Blood and water can't flow together: PM Modi at Indus Waters treaty meeting
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
as per the treaty, controls the western rivers — the Indus, Chenab and Jhelum that flow from Jammu and Kashmir. External affairs ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup had said last week that there were differences between India and Pakistan... Read more
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New Kerala
USIBC's inaugural logistics industry team meet civil aviation minister - newkerala.com #124002global supply chains, and boost trade and economic growth. The delegation's me
USIBC's inaugural logistics industry team meet civil aviation minister - newkerala.com #124002
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
global supply chains, and boost trade and economic growth. The delegation's meetings with the Government of India included Ministry of Finance's Central Board of Excise and Customs Chairman Najib Shah, Ministry of Civil Aviation, Ministry of... Read more
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dna
Sushma Swaraj's speech at United Nations: Timing, live streaming and where to watchworld and the entire nation" is waiting to hear from Swaraj, who will deliver I
Sushma Swaraj's speech at United Nations: Timing, live streaming and where to watch
dna / Posted 4 days ago
world and the entire nation" is waiting to hear from Swaraj, who will deliver India's "vision document" for the 71st UNGA, External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup told reporters. With a focus on tackling terrorism, India will corner... Read more
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New Kerala
Modi chairs meeting on Indus Waters treaty - newkerala.com #123913were killed, that India has blamed on militants from Pakistan, and has led to e
Modi chairs meeting on Indus Waters treaty - newkerala.com #123913
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
were killed, that India has blamed on militants from Pakistan, and has led to escalation of tensions with the neighbour. External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup had said last week that there were differences between India and Pakistan... Read more
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Central Chronicle
All eyes on Sushma’s response at UN today to Sharif’s Kashmir allegationsIndia poses unacceptable conditions to dialogue. India’s only condition is an e
All eyes on Sushma’s response at UN today to Sharif’s Kashmir allegations
Central Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
India poses unacceptable conditions to dialogue. India’s only condition is an end to terrorism. This not acceptable?,’’ External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Vikas Swaarup had tweeted just after Mr Sharif ended his address at the UNGA. Next... Read more
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dna
Enough with the warnings, just act against Pakistan: Sena condemns Modi govt's diplomatic effortssustainable development, climate change and peacekeeping as other priorities fo
Enough with the warnings, just act against Pakistan: Sena condemns Modi govt's diplomatic efforts
dna / Posted 4 days ago
sustainable development, climate change and peacekeeping as other priorities for India in the current UNGA session. External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Vikas Swarup also said that one can also expect a continued focus from India on the... Read more
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New Kerala
Sushma Swaraj to address UN General Assembly today - newkerala.com #123806sustainable development, climate change and peacekeeping as other priorities fo
Sushma Swaraj to address UN General Assembly today - newkerala.com #123806
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
sustainable development, climate change and peacekeeping as other priorities for India in the current UNGA session. External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Vikas Swarup also said that one can also expect a continued focus from India on the... Read more
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New Kerala
Enough warnings, just act against Pakistan now: Shiv Sena to PM Modi - newkerala.com #123813sustainable development, climate change and peacekeeping as other priorities fo
Enough warnings, just act against Pakistan now: Shiv Sena to PM Modi - newkerala.com #123813
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
sustainable development, climate change and peacekeeping as other priorities for India in the current UNGA session. External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Vikas Swarup also said that one can also expect a continued focus from India on the... Read more
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