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New Kerala
No talks until Indian troops withdraw from Doklam border: China - newkerala news #257568to India by China to back off from its objection to China constructing a road a
New Kerala / Posted an hour ago
to India by China to back off from its objection to China constructing a road at the Doklam tri-junction. Earlier, the External Affairs Ministry of India (MEA) reiterated that differences between India and China should not and would not be... Read more
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The Hindu
What we know on the 39 Indians missing from Mosula government construction project in Mosul. They believed the Indians were abdu
The Hindu / Posted 7 hours ago
a government construction project in Mosul. They believed the Indians were abducted by the IS. The Indian Embassy and the external affairs ministry have been using various diplomatic channels to establish contact with the abductors as well as the... Read more
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New Kerala
U.S. won't benefit from escalation of Sino-Indian confrontation: Chinese media - newkerala news #257464to India by China to back off from its objection to China constructing a road a
New Kerala / Posted 10 hours ago
to India by China to back off from its objection to China constructing a road at the Doklam tri-junction. Earlier, the External Affairs Ministry of India (MEA) reiterated that differences between India and China should not and would not be... Read more
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New Kerala
Chinese media exposes Sino-Pak nexus on Kashmir - newkerala news #257509to India by China to back off from its objection to China constructing a road a
New Kerala / Posted 11 hours ago
to India by China to back off from its objection to China constructing a road at the Doklam tri-junction. Earlier, the External Affairs Ministry of India (MEA) reiterated that differences between India and China should not and would not be... Read more
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Business Standard India
Chinese media: Doval visit won't sway China over border standoff with Indiaregions of Xinjiang and Tibet,and handles, among others, border issues with Ind
Business Standard India / Posted 15 hours ago
regions of Xinjiang and Tibet,and handles, among others, border issues with India, media reports have said. Earlier,the External Affairs Ministry of India (MEA) reiterated that differences between India and China should not and would not be... Read more
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New Kerala
BRICS NSA's meeting not a platform to address Sino-Indian border skirmishes: Chinese state media - newkerala news #257005to India by China to back off from its objection to China constructing a road a
New Kerala / Posted 19 hours ago
to India by China to back off from its objection to China constructing a road at the Doklam tri-junction. Earlier,the External Affairs Ministry of India (MEA) reiterated that differences between India and China should not and would not be... Read more
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The Economic Times
OIC resolutions on Jammu and Kashmir misleadingRejecting "outrightly" all such references, the external affairs ministry said,
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
Rejecting "outrightly" all such references, the external affairs ministry said, "The OIC has no locus standi on India's internal affairs. We strongly advise the OIC to refrain from making such references in future." India notes with "utmost regret"... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Pakistan’s high commissioner to India Abdul Basit retires early, Sohail Mahmood takes his placethe foreign secretaries after Basit met Kashmiri separatist leaders. His remark
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
the foreign secretaries after Basit met Kashmiri separatist leaders. His remarks on various issues have also angered the external affairs ministry. Shortly after Janjua superseded a handful of diplomats in February, Basit had told friends he had... Read more
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New Kerala
Chinese Foreign Minister accuses India of sparking Doklam row - newkerala news #257086to India by China to back off from its objection to China constructing a road a
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
to India by China to back off from its objection to China constructing a road at the Doklam tri-junction. Earlier,the External Affairs Ministry of India (MEA) reiterated that differences between India and China should not and would not be... Read more
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New Kerala
Road ministry sanctions 115,435 kms national highways - newkerala news #257025to India by China to back off from its objection to China constructing a road a
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
to India by China to back off from its objection to China constructing a road at the Doklam tri-junction. Earlier,the External Affairs Ministry of India (MEA) reiterated that differences between India and China should not and would not be... Read more
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asianage
Amid Sikkim standoff, China hints at Doval-Yang bilateral at BRICS NSAs meetbetween Yang and Doval. Both Doval and Yang are Special Representatives of the
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
between Yang and Doval. Both Doval and Yang are Special Representatives of the two countries in the boundary talks. External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Gopal Baglay, while replaying to a question about Dovals schedule in Beijing, had last... Read more
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Business Standard India
China hints at Doval-Yang bilateral at BRICS NSAs meetto be held from July 27-28. Both Doval and Yang are Special Representatives of
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
to be held from July 27-28. Both Doval and Yang are Special Representatives of the two countries in the boundary talks. External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Gopal Baglay, while replaying to a question about Doval's schedule in Beijing, had... Read more
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asianage
Sushma to hold talks with Iraqi counterpart on 39 missing Indiansareas of energy and trade. Iraq has been one of the major suppliers of crude oi
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
areas of energy and trade. Iraq has been one of the major suppliers of crude oil to India. On the visit by al-Jaafari, the external affairs ministry has said the two sides will discuss the entire gamut of bilateral ties as well as regional and... Read more
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The Economic Times
Sushma Swaraj to hold talks with Iraqi counterpart on abducted Indiansbilateral relations and explore ways to enhance cooperation in areas of energy
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
bilateral relations and explore ways to enhance cooperation in areas of energy and trade. On the visit by al-Jaafari, the external affairs ministry has said the two sides will discuss the entire gamut of bilateral ties as well as regional and... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Sushma Swaraj to hold talks on 39 abducted Indians with Iraqi counterpartof energy and trade. Iraq has been one of the major suppliers of crude oil to
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
of energy and trade. Iraq has been one of the major suppliers of crude oil to India. On the visit by al-Jaafari, the external affairs ministry has said the two sides will discuss the entire gamut of bilateral ties as well as regional and... Read more
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dna
Swaraj to hold talks with Iraqi counterpart on abductedof energy and trade. Iraq has been one of the major suppliers of crude oil to
dna / Posted 3 days ago
of energy and trade. Iraq has been one of the major suppliers of crude oil to India. On the visit by al-Jaafari, the external affairs ministry has said the two sides will discuss the entire gamut of bilateral ties as well as regional and... Read more
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dna
Ajit Doval's visit to China may ease Doklam tensionAdviser to China for the meeting of BRICS NSAs is concerned, I can confirm that
dna / Posted 3 days ago
Adviser to China for the meeting of BRICS NSAs is concerned, I can confirm that he will be visiting," said Gopal Baglay, External Affairs Ministry spokesperson. A Chinese analyst also said that Doval's visit may ease tensions between the two... Read more
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dna
MEA spokesperson Gopal Baglay appointed as Joint Secretary in PMOSenior diplomat and External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Gopal Baglay was tod
dna / Posted 5 days ago
Senior diplomat and External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Gopal Baglay was today appointed as Joint Secretary in the Prime Minister's Office. He has been appointed in place of Vinay Mohan Kwatra, who has been already named as India's Ambassador to... Read more
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Business Standard India
Sikkim standoff: India rejects China's demands, calls for mutual drawdownto tri-junction, our interests came into the picture. They want to come down to
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
to tri-junction, our interests came into the picture. They want to come down to Batang La." Amid the bilateral deadlock, External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Gopal Baglay confirmed that National Security Advisor Ajit Doval was visiting Beijing... Read more
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dna
World backing us on Doklam: Sushma Swarajhave to first take back their armies,” she said, adding that India’s demands ar
dna / Posted 5 days ago
have to first take back their armies,” she said, adding that India’s demands are not unreasonable. Speaking to the media, External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Gopal Baglay said that India has been in “close contact” with the Bhutan government on... Read more
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The Hindu
Massive victory for Kovind, defeat for Chennai tennis fans - top stories of the daySecurity Adviser Ajit Doval will be travelling to Beijing to attend a BRICS mee
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
Security Adviser Ajit Doval will be travelling to Beijing to attend a BRICS meeting on July 27 and 28, the External Affairs Ministry said on Thursday.Pakistan SC warns Sharif’s children of 7 years in jail if papers forged The... Read more
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The Hindu
NSA Ajit Doval to visit China to attend BRICS meetingNational Security Adviser Ajit Doval will be travelling to Beijing to attend a
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
National Security Adviser Ajit Doval will be travelling to Beijing to attend a BRICS meeting on July 27 and 28, the External Affairs Ministry said on Thursday. The visit comes amid deterioration in the bilateral ties between the two countries due to... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Fisherman’s wife seeks help of Sushma Swaraj to get his body from Pakistangetting the information, Chauhan wrote to Swaraj, saying she has till date not
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 6 days ago
getting the information, Chauhan wrote to Swaraj, saying she has till date not received any communication from the external affairs ministry or the Indian high commission’s office in Islamabad about her husband’s death. “Due to this... Read more
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dna
Gujarat: Fisherman's wife seeks govt's help to get his body from Pakistangetting the information, Chauhan wrote to Swaraj, saying she has till date not
dna / Posted 6 days ago
getting the information, Chauhan wrote to Swaraj, saying she has till date not received any communication from the External Affairs Ministry or the Indian High Commission's office in Islamabad about her husband's death. "Due to this... Read more
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Business Standard India
Zakir Naik's passport revoked on NIA's requestthe provisions of the Passport Act 1967," a National Investigation Agency (NIA)
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
the provisions of the Passport Act 1967," a National Investigation Agency (NIA) statement said. The NIA had requested the External Affairs Ministry to revoke Naik's passport after he failed to respond to three summons in cases filed under Unlawful... Read more
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dna
Committed to non-discriminatory, verifiable nuclearProhibition of Nuclear Weapons in no way constitutes or contributes to the deve
dna / Posted 8 days ago
Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons in no way constitutes or contributes to the development of any customary international law, External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Gopal Baglay said. "India continues to attach priority to and remains committed to... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Committed to nuclear disarmament but can’t be party to UN treaty, says India– the US, Russia, Britain, China, France, Pakistan, North Korea and Israel, did
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 days ago
– the US, Russia, Britain, China, France, Pakistan, North Korea and Israel, did not participate in the negotiations. External affairs ministry spokesperson Gopal Baglay said India believes that the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons... Read more
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The Christian Post
Kidnapped Indian Priest Tom Uzhunnalil Is Still Alive, Yemeni Official Saysand the Yemen government has been making all efforts to secure his release," Go
The Christian Post / Posted 8 days ago
and the Yemen government has been making all efforts to secure his release," Gopal Baglay, the official spokesperson of the External Affairs Ministry said in a statement, according to Catholic News Agency. The reports come after Uzhunnalil, who is... Read more
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The Economic Times
Committed to non-discriminatory, verifiable nuclear disarmamentProhibition of Nuclear Weapons in no way constitutes or contributes to the deve
The Economic Times / Posted 8 days ago
Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons in no way constitutes or contributes to the development of any customary international law, External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Gopal Baglay said. "India continues to attach priority to and remains committed to... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Pakistan media report on 158 Indian soldiers killed in Sikkim malicious: MEAand mischievous” a report about casualties of Indian soldiers in Sikkim due to
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 9 days ago
and mischievous” a report about casualties of Indian soldiers in Sikkim due to military action with another country. External affairs ministry spokesperson Gopal Baglay also said that no cognisance should be taken of these reports by... Read more
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Business Standard India
India-China trade balance agreement a non-starter after 3 yearsChaturvedi, director-general of the Research and Information System for Develop
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
Chaturvedi, director-general of the Research and Information System for Developing Countries (RIS), a think tank under the external affairs ministry. India imports products much higher on the value chain from China with electrical machinery topping... Read more
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dna
Utterly baseless, malicious and mischievous: MEA slams fake Pak media report on Indian casualties in Sikkimand mischievous" a report about casualties of Indian soldiers in Sikkim due to
dna / Posted 9 days ago
and mischievous" a report about casualties of Indian soldiers in Sikkim due to military action with another country. External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Gopal Baglay also said that no cognisance should be taken of these reports by... Read more
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The Hindu
Easing the rhetoric: on the India-China stand-offfruit. In inviting television panellists and foreign policy analysts to a separ
The Hindu / Posted 9 days ago
fruit. In inviting television panellists and foreign policy analysts to a separate briefing on Doklam some weeks ago, the External Affairs Ministry also indicated a desire to control the narrative emanating from India, by restraining easily... Read more
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Business Standard India
Pakistan media report of Indian soldiers casualties in Sikkim baseless: MEAExternal Affairs Ministry spokesperson Gopal Baglay also said that no cognisanc
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Gopal Baglay also said that no cognisance should be taken of these reports by responsible media. "Such reports are utterly baseless, malicious and mischievous," Baglay said in response to a query on reports in... Read more
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asianage
‘Bring back diamond that was stolen 200 years ago’said. It is necessary to contact the museum at various levels to get back the
asianage / Posted 9 days ago
said. It is necessary to contact the museum at various levels to get back the diamond through the Indian government’s external affairs ministry, Archaeological Survey of India and other allied departments, she added. Ms Shinde-Deshmukh, the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Nuclear standoff under the radarborder crossing between India and China in India's northeastern Sikkim state. P
The Courier Mail / Posted 10 days ago
border crossing between India and China in India's northeastern Sikkim state. Picture: AFP. ‘GRAVE SITUATION’ The Indian External Affairs Ministry has justified the build up, saying a 2012 agreement meant the frontier at the tri-junction would be... Read more
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Adelaide Now
The nuclear standoff to which we’re obliviousborder crossing between India and China in India's northeastern Sikkim state. P
Adelaide Now / Posted 10 days ago
border crossing between India and China in India's northeastern Sikkim state. Picture: AFP. ‘GRAVE SITUATION’ The Indian External Affairs Ministry has justified the build up, saying a 2012 agreement meant the frontier at the tri-junction would be... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Jammu and Kashmir: Jailed Pakistani mother-daughter duo to be sent home finallyher nationality to the union government. “Counsel for union government Tahir S
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 10 days ago
her nationality to the union government. “Counsel for union government Tahir Shamsi presented a communication from union external affairs ministry in the high court that bears confirmation of their nationality by Pakistan high commission,”... Read more
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asianage
39 missing Indians, kidnapped by ISIS, in jail in Iraqi village: Sushma Swarajof State for External Affairs VK Singh travelled to Erbil, Iraq, on Monday to l
asianage / Posted 10 days ago
of State for External Affairs VK Singh travelled to Erbil, Iraq, on Monday to locate the 39 Indians. Earlier this week, External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Gopal Baglay had said that authorities have assured it of all cooperation in locating... Read more
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asianage
Bharat Ratna for Advani?China. There is a total clampdown in the defence ministry with officials statin
asianage / Posted 11 days ago
China. There is a total clampdown in the defence ministry with officials stating that all queries should be directed to the external affairs ministry. Defence minister Arun Jaitley did remark initially that the India of 2017 was not the same as... Read more
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dna
All participants expressed strong support for India's approach and need for national unity: MEA after all-party meetdiplomacy was underlined at a briefing by senior Union ministers to political p
dna / Posted 12 days ago
diplomacy was underlined at a briefing by senior Union ministers to political parties on the situation in Dokalam, the External Affairs Ministry said today. There is a stand off between the armies of India and China in the Dokalam area in the... Read more
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dna
'Nation is first - be it China or Kashmir': Opp and Centre on the same pagediplomacy was underlined at a briefing by senior Union ministers to political p
dna / Posted 12 days ago
diplomacy was underlined at a briefing by senior Union ministers to political parties on the situation in Dokalam, the External Affairs Ministry said. Congress leaders Ghulam Nabi Azad and Anand Sharma told reporters after the meeting that... Read more
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The Economic Times
Border row: No room for talks unless India withdraws troops"turning a deaf ear" to Beijing's demand will only worsen the situation, China'
The Economic Times / Posted 12 days ago
"turning a deaf ear" to Beijing's demand will only worsen the situation, China's state-run media said on Friday. India's External Affairs Ministry on Thursday said diplomatic channels were "available" to the two countries to resolve the border... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Fugitive preacher Zakir Naik to be key guest at conference by Malaysia opposition partyin May that such assistance would include facilitating investigations when Naik
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 12 days ago
in May that such assistance would include facilitating investigations when Naik is in Malaysia. An official of the external affairs ministry said the process of revoking Naik’s passport is underway following a request from security... Read more
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asianage
Seriously engaged with Iraq to locate 39 Indian hostages in Mosul: Govtof Mosul which represents a brave victory over forces of evil and destructions
asianage / Posted 12 days ago
of Mosul which represents a brave victory over forces of evil and destructions represented by Daesh terror group, External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Gopal Baglay said, adding the government had also mentioned the issue of missing... Read more
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asianage
Amid Sikkim standoff, Ajit Doval to visit China for BRICS NSA meethave diplomatic channels available. We have embassies in both countries. Those
asianage / Posted 12 days ago
have diplomatic channels available. We have embassies in both countries. Those channels will continue to be used," External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Gopal Baglay had said on Thursday when asked about the nearly month-long stand off in... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
From Wimbledon to another attack by cow vigilantes, top stories for todayoffer to mediate to resolve the Kashmir issue, saying New Delhi was willing to
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 12 days ago
offer to mediate to resolve the Kashmir issue, saying New Delhi was willing to hold negotiations with Islamabad. The external affairs ministry maintained that cross-border terrorism in Jammu and Kashmir was at the “heart” of the matter as it... Read more
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asianage
Pakistan to consider Kulbushan Jadhav mother’s visa?for his mother, amidst Pakistani media reports that Islamabad was considering t
asianage / Posted 13 days ago
for his mother, amidst Pakistani media reports that Islamabad was considering to allow her to travel to meet her son. External affairs ministry spokesperson Gopal Baglay also said the case was now before the International Court of Justice and... Read more
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asianage
Eleven Indians die in Saudi house blaze, six injuredwrote to her on Twitter, seeking her help to bring back the mortal remains of o
asianage / Posted 13 days ago
wrote to her on Twitter, seeking her help to bring back the mortal remains of one of those killed in the incident. The external affairs ministry on Thursday released the list of those killed in the incident. They are: Tabrej Khan, Ateeq Ahmad,... Read more
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dna
India will continue to use diplomatic channels to resolve Doklam stand off: MEA16. "We have diplomatic channels available. We have embassies in both countrie
dna / Posted 13 days ago
16. "We have diplomatic channels available. We have embassies in both countries. Those channels will continue to be used," External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Gopal Baglay said when asked about the nearly month-long stand off in Dokalam. He... Read more
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