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The Economic Times
Should India become a signatory to the Hague Convention on international child abduction?abduction from the US to India, the second highest number after Mexico. While
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abduction from the US to India, the second highest number after Mexico. While India will have representatives from the Ministry of External Affairs, Ministry of Women and Child Development and Ministry of Home Affairs at the consular dialogue,... Read more
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dna
Post Dokalam stand-off, India and China are working to 'take their relationship forward'sector since June 16 after the Indian side stopped the construction of a road b
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sector since June 16 after the Indian side stopped the construction of a road by the Chinese Army. On August 28, India's External Affairs Ministry announced that New Delhi and Beijing have decided on "expeditious disengagement" of their border... Read more
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asianage
Have left behind Doklam issue, working with India to enhance ties: Chinasector since June 16 after the Indian side stopped the construction of a road b
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sector since June 16 after the Indian side stopped the construction of a road by the Chinese Army. On August 28, India's External Affairs Ministry announced that New Delhi and Beijing have decided on "expeditious disengagement" of their border... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Working with India to take ties forward post-Doklam, says Chinese consul generalsector since June 16 after the Indian side stopped the construction of a road b
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sector since June 16 after the Indian side stopped the construction of a road by the Chinese Army. On August 28, India’s External Affairs Ministry announced that New Delhi and Beijing have decided on “expeditious disengagement” of their border... Read more
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The Economic Times
Working with India to take ties forward post-Dokalam: Chinasector since June 16 after the Indian side stopped the construction of a road b
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
sector since June 16 after the Indian side stopped the construction of a road by the Chinese Army. On August 28, India's External Affairs Ministry announced that New Delhi and Beijing have decided on "expeditious disengagement" of their border... Read more
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asianage
Sushma discusses H-1B visa, terrorism with US Secretary of StateAmerican workers. "The two ministers discussed regional issues, with a focus o
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American workers. "The two ministers discussed regional issues, with a focus of Pakistan, Afghanistan and terrorism," External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said. The two sides reviewed all aspects of bilateral relationship,... Read more
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The Economic Times
Largest number of Afghan ministers to attend trade show in capitalwhich has objected to the US advocating a larger role for India in Afghanistan.
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
which has objected to the US advocating a larger role for India in Afghanistan. The event, being facilitated by India’s external affairs ministry and USAID, follows US President Donald Trump’s call to the Modi government last month to expand... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Sushma Swaraj meets US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, discusses bilateral tiesNew York City,” the US State Department said in a tweet along with a picture of
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
New York City,” the US State Department said in a tweet along with a picture of the two leaders greeting each other. Later External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said the two leaders reviewed all aspects of the bilateral relationship,... Read more
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dna
Sushma Swaraj 'strongly raises' HIB visa issue in meeting with Rex TillersonNew York City," the US State Department said in a tweet along with a picture of
dna / Posted 2 days ago
New York City," the US State Department said in a tweet along with a picture of the two leaders greeting each other. Later External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said the two leaders reviewed all aspects of the bilateral relationship,... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Govt relaxes rules for people in Gulf nations to hire Indian women as maidsthrough any of the… six State Government Recruiting Agencies”, said an official
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
through any of the… six State Government Recruiting Agencies”, said an official missive sent out early this month. External affairs ministry issued a circular to this effect to Indian embassies in these 18 countries and protector of... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Sushma Swaraj comes down heavily on Pakistan for terrorismhas been a common thread in most of the press releases and statements. This is
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has been a common thread in most of the press releases and statements. This is something which has come out very strongly,” external affairs ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar told reporters here on Thursday. “EAM herself in her speech did come... Read more
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The Economic Times
Sushma Swaraj comes down heavily on Pakistan for terrorism: Officialhas been a common thread in most of the press releases and statements. This is
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
has been a common thread in most of the press releases and statements. This is something which has come out very strongly," External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Raveesh Kumar told reporters here yesterday. "EAM herself in her speech did come down... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Young diplomat Eenam Gambhir delivers India’s response to Pak, a year after her stinging riposte to Nawaz speechits “right of reply”, is no stranger to Pakistan. Before being posted to New Yo
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its “right of reply”, is no stranger to Pakistan. Before being posted to New York, she served on the Pakistan desk at the external affairs ministry. Addressing the United Nations general assembly president on Friday, India said: “In its short... Read more
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The Hindu
Sushma slams Pakistan over terror fundinghas also offered assistance for six new projects under granting aid assistance
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
has also offered assistance for six new projects under granting aid assistance from India. One of them is low-cost housing for returning Afghan refugees, road connectivity, national Park and economic development,” the External Affairs Ministry... Read more
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New America Media
India Ready to Work Above and Beyond Paris Climate DealIndia was willing to work "above and beyond" the Paris agreement. "Understandi
New America Media / Posted 3 days ago
India was willing to work "above and beyond" the Paris agreement. "Understanding our responsibility towards planet Earth," External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar tweeted. "We also mentioned that Indian and France are working together... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
India urges action against terror at BRICS leaders’ meetfor collective efforts to disrupt terrorist networks, their financing and movem
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for collective efforts to disrupt terrorist networks, their financing and movement,” Swaraj said, according to a tweet by external affairs ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar. “Terrorist funding, their weapons supply, training and political... Read more
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The Economic Times
India announces taking up 116 high-impact projects in Afghanistanagreed to take up 116 high impact community development projects to be implemen
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
agreed to take up 116 high impact community development projects to be implemented in 31 provinces of Afghanistan," External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Raveesh Kumar told reporters at a news conference here yesterday. "Over and above... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
India announces taking up 116 high-impact projects in 31 provinces of Afghanistanagreed to take up 116 high impact community development projects to be implemen
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
agreed to take up 116 high impact community development projects to be implemented in 31 provinces of Afghanistan,” External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Raveesh Kumar told reporters at a news conference here yesterday. “Over and above... Read more
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The Economic Times
G4 countries seek early reform of UN Security Councilneeds to reflect today's world in order to be able to tackle today's complex ch
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
needs to reflect today's world in order to be able to tackle today's complex challenges," the joint statement said. External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar later told reporters that India had consistently maintained its position... Read more
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The Economic Times
Sushma Swaraj, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani discuss boosting strategic partnershipand Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani discussed on Wednesday ways to boost str
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
and Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani discussed on Wednesday ways to boost strategic partnership between the two nations. External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said in a tweet, "Boosting strategic partnership with a special friend,... Read more
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The Economic Times
India will work above, beyond Paris Agreement: Sushma Swarajon this above and beyond the Paris Agreement. Our commitment is for the future
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
on this above and beyond the Paris Agreement. Our commitment is for the future generations," she was quoted as saying by External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar in a tweet. "Ready to work closely with UNSG and relevant UN agencies,... Read more
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dna
India ready to work above and beyond Paris deal to reduce greenhouse gas emissions: Sushma SwarajIndia was willing to work "above and beyond" the Paris agreement. "Understandin
dna / Posted 4 days ago
India was willing to work "above and beyond" the Paris agreement. "Understanding our responsibility towards planet Earth," External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar tweeted. The summit was presided by French President Emmanuel... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
India ready to work above and beyond Paris climate deal: Sushma SwarajIndia was willing to work “above and beyond” the Paris agreement. “Understandi
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
India was willing to work “above and beyond” the Paris agreement. “Understanding our responsibility towards planet Earth,” external affairs ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar tweeted. The summit was presided by French President Emmanuel... Read more
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asianage
India willing to work 'above and beyond' Paris climate dealIndia was willing to work "above and beyond" the Paris agreement. "Understandi
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
India was willing to work "above and beyond" the Paris agreement. "Understanding our responsibility towards planet Earth," External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar tweeted. The summit was presided by French President Emmanuel... Read more
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The Economic Times
India ready to work above and beyond Paris climate deal: Sushma SwarajIndia was willing to work "above and beyond" the Paris agreement. "Understandi
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
India was willing to work "above and beyond" the Paris agreement. "Understanding our responsibility towards planet Earth," External affairs ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar tweeted. The summit was presided by French President Emmanuel... Read more
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The Hindu
India ready to work above and beyond Paris climate deal: Sushma SwarajIndia was willing to work “above and beyond” the Paris agreement. “Understandi
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
India was willing to work “above and beyond” the Paris agreement. “Understanding our responsibility towards planet Earth,” External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar tweeted. The summit was presided by French President Emmanuel... Read more
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The Economic Times
Sushma Swaraj meets Sheikh Hasina, no talks on RohingyasMyanmar to stop the exodus. Swaraj also met Bhutanese PM Tshering Tobgay, but
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
Myanmar to stop the exodus. Swaraj also met Bhutanese PM Tshering Tobgay, but Dokalam did not figure in the meeting. The external affairs ministry spokesman said that since the Doklam issue was already settled, there was “no question of it coming... Read more
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The Hindu
India calls for a representative UNshould be reformed to keep pace with the changed times, including the expansion
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
should be reformed to keep pace with the changed times, including the expansion of its permanent or non-permanent members,” External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said at a press conference here. “We have consistently maintained the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Sushma Swaraj meets counterparts from five nations"Broadly the focus was on bilateral cooperation," External Affairs Ministry spo
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
"Broadly the focus was on bilateral cooperation," External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar told reporters at a news conference here. During the meeting with Tunisian Foreign Minister Khemaies Jhinaoui, Swaraj told him that she was... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Indian sailors stranded near Dubai over payment row, families write to Sushmathan three months off the Dubai coast over a payment dispute. The sailors of ‘
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 6 days ago
than three months off the Dubai coast over a payment dispute. The sailors of ‘Maharshi Vamadeva’ have also written to the external affairs ministry for helping free the ship anchored off the coast of Fujairah, one of the seven provinces of the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
UN reforms should include expansion of permanent or non-permanent members: Indiashould be reformed to keep pace with the changed times including the expansion
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 6 days ago
should be reformed to keep pace with the changed times including the expansion of its permanent or non-permanent members,” External affairs ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar told reporters at a news conference here. “We have consistently... Read more
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The Economic Times
UN reforms should include expansion of permanent or non-permanent membersshould be reformed to keep pace with the changed times including the expansion
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
should be reformed to keep pace with the changed times including the expansion of its permanent or non-permanent members," External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Raveesh Kumar told reporters at a news conference here. "We have consistently... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Sushma Swaraj meets Bangladeshi PM Sheikh Hasina, no discussion on Rohingyasa courtesy meeting. It was a very short meeting. The issue of Rohingya did not
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 6 days ago
a courtesy meeting. It was a very short meeting. The issue of Rohingya did not come up during the meeting for discussion,” external affairs ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar told reporters at a news conference here. Kumar said that the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Sushma Swaraj meets Sheikh Hasina; no discussion on Rohingyasa courtesy meeting. It was a very short meeting. The issue of Rohingya did not
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
a courtesy meeting. It was a very short meeting. The issue of Rohingya did not come up during the meeting for discussion," External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar told reporters at a news conference here. Kumar said that the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Sushma Swaraj may share stage with Pak foreign minister at UN meet in New Yorkaffairs minister is expected to hold about 20 bilateral and trilateral meetings
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 7 days ago
affairs minister is expected to hold about 20 bilateral and trilateral meetings with leaders attending the session,” external affairs ministry spokesman Raveesh Kumar said. Ahead of the session, India said UN reforms need to be “broad-based... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Sushma Swaraj to meet world leaders at UNGA, attend Brics, Saarc, G4 meetingsto famine response. She is expected to hold about 20 bilateral and trilateral
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 days ago
to famine response. She is expected to hold about 20 bilateral and trilateral meetings with leaders attending the session, external affairs ministry spokesman Raveesh Kumar has confirmed. In addition, Sushma Swaraj will also participate at several... Read more
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New Kerala
India will not sit idle till Masood Azhar brought to justice: India's permanent representative to UN - newkerala news #272446August 4 called for international cooperation against all forms of terrorism.
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
August 4 called for international cooperation against all forms of terrorism. Speaking at a press conference, India's then External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Gopal Baglay had said that Azhar's involvement in carrying out terror attacks on... Read more
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The Hindu
Rohingya: Bangladesh’s burden to bearPrime Minister Narendra Modi avoided addressing the humanitarian catastrophe du
The Hindu / Posted 9 days ago
Prime Minister Narendra Modi avoided addressing the humanitarian catastrophe during his recent visit to Myanmar, but the External Affairs Ministry said New Delhi remained “deeply concerned” about the situation in Rakhine and the outflow of... Read more
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The Economic Times
'India pushing Myanmar to take back Rohingya refugees'Vardhan Shringla was present at the Hasina's Ganabhaban residence when Swaraj c
The Economic Times / Posted 9 days ago
Vardhan Shringla was present at the Hasina's Ganabhaban residence when Swaraj called. Swaraj's call came hours after the external affairs ministry issued a statement expressing India's readiness to provide Bangladesh "any assistance" in tackling... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
India pushing Myanmar to take back Rohingya refugees, assured us of support: Bangladeshi officialVardhan Shringla was present at the Hasina’s Ganabhaban residence when Swaraj c
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 9 days ago
Vardhan Shringla was present at the Hasina’s Ganabhaban residence when Swaraj called. Swaraj’s call came hours after the external affairs ministry issued a statement expressing India’s readiness to provide Bangladesh “any assistance” in tackling... Read more
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'It will create big problem for Bangladesh if Rohingyas stay for long': Sheikh Hasina tells Sushma SwarajVardhan Shringla was present at the Hasina's Ganabhaban residence when Swaraj c
dna / Posted 9 days ago
Vardhan Shringla was present at the Hasina's Ganabhaban residence when Swaraj called. Swaraj's call came hours after the external affairs ministry issued a statement expressing India's readiness to provide Bangladesh "any assistance" in tackling... Read more
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asianage
Swaraj talks to B'desh PM, says India pushing Myanmar to take back Rohingya refugeesVardhan Shringla was present at the Hasina’s Ganabhaban residence when Swaraj c
asianage / Posted 9 days ago
Vardhan Shringla was present at the Hasina’s Ganabhaban residence when Swaraj called. Swaraj’s call came hours after the external affairs ministry issued a statement expressing India’s readiness to provide Bangladesh "any assistance" in tackling... Read more
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New Kerala
Indian Army competent enough to give peaceful lives to citizens: Nirmala Sitharaman - newkerala news #271965to a question on Doklam issue, Sitharaman said that India's position on Doklam
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
to a question on Doklam issue, Sitharaman said that India's position on Doklam has already been established. "The External Affairs Ministry has already given a statement regarding it so I would not like to add anything to... Read more
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The Economic Times
US pushes India to sign Hague Convention on child abductionIndia, this being the second highest number only after Mexico. While from the
The Economic Times / Posted 10 days ago
India, this being the second highest number only after Mexico. While from the India there will be representatives from the ministry of external affairs, ministry of women and child development and home ministry at the consular dialogue, the US side... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Rohigya crisis can become security concern for India’s northeast, warns Bangladesh envoyhad not gone down well in Bangladesh as it made no reference to the Rohingya is
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had not gone down well in Bangladesh as it made no reference to the Rohingya issue. Ali said a new statement issued by the external affairs ministry following his meeting with Jaishankar “added several new factors, because as far as I understand... Read more
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Business Standard India
Operation Insaniyat: India sends food for Rohingya Muslims in Bangladeshtranche to be flown to Chittagong by an Indian Air Force plane later on Thursda
Business Standard India / Posted 10 days ago
tranche to be flown to Chittagong by an Indian Air Force plane later on Thursday evening. The assistance, according to an External Affairs Ministry statement, was extended in response to the "humanitarian crisis being faced on account of the large... Read more
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asianage
India sends 53 tonnes of relief materials for Rohingya refugees in Bangladeshof the large influx of refugees into Bangladesh, Government of India has decide
asianage / Posted 10 days ago
of the large influx of refugees into Bangladesh, Government of India has decided to extend assistance to Bangladesh," External Affairs Ministry in New Delhi said in a statement. The relief material consists of items required urgently by the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
India sends 53 tonnes of relief materials for Rohingya refugees in Bangladeshof the large influx of refugees into Bangladesh, Government of India has decide
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 10 days ago
of the large influx of refugees into Bangladesh, Government of India has decided to extend assistance to Bangladesh,” External Affairs Ministry in New Delhi said in a statement. The relief material consists of items required urgently by the... Read more
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The Economic Times
India sends relief materials for Rohingya refugees in Bangladeshof the large influx of refugees into Bangladesh, Government of India has decide
The Economic Times / Posted 10 days ago
of the large influx of refugees into Bangladesh, Government of India has decided to extend assistance to Bangladesh," External Affairs Ministry in New Delhi said in a statement. The relief material consists of items required urgently by the... Read more
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The Hindu
India sends relief materials for Rohingya refugees in Bangladeshof the large influx of refugees into Bangladesh, Government of India has decide
The Hindu / Posted 10 days ago
of the large influx of refugees into Bangladesh, Government of India has decided to extend assistance to Bangladesh,” External Affairs Ministry in New Delhi said in a statement. The relief material consists of items required urgently by the... Read more
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