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Business Standard India
Passport Seva Kendras getting up to a million applications a month: TCSKendras (PSK) have seen a huge jump in the number of applications received, ave
Business Standard India / Posted 9 hours ago
Kendras (PSK) have seen a huge jump in the number of applications received, averaging a million every month, according to Ministry of External Affairs and Tata Consultancy Services officials. An initiative to extend PSK operations through the... Read more
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asianage
Rex Tillerson’s comments draw praise from IndiaIndo-US ties which is being seen as a counter-weight to the Sino-Pakistani rela
asianage / Posted 23 hours ago
Indo-US ties which is being seen as a counter-weight to the Sino-Pakistani relationship in the region. In a statement, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said, ‘’Secretary Tillerson has made a significant policy statement on India-US relations... Read more
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The Hindu
A day in Delhi for Ghani and TillersonPresident Ashraf Ghani will visit India on October 24. The official confirmatio
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
President Ashraf Ghani will visit India on October 24. The official confirmation about the visit came even as the Ministry of External Affairs reiterated India’s commitment to ‘rule-based international order’, setting the stage for the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Tillerson's speech a significant policy statement on ties with USstatement on India-US relations and its future". Tillerson is scheduled to visi
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
statement on India-US relations and its future". Tillerson is scheduled to visit India next week. A statement from the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Friday hailed the speech and also sought to underline the congruence of views between... Read more
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asianage
India condemns Afghan attack, says states hosting terror must eliminate iton the Afghan National Army base in Kandahar province lambasted Pakistan for pr
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
on the Afghan National Army base in Kandahar province lambasted Pakistan for providing safe havens to the terrorists. Ministry of External Affairs in a statement on Thursday said, "We strongly condemn the barbaric attack at the Afghan National... Read more
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New Kerala
India condemn terror attacks in Afghanistan - newkerala news #281718on the Afghan National Army base in Kandahar province lambasted Pakistan for pr
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
on the Afghan National Army base in Kandahar province lambasted Pakistan for providing safe havens to the terrorists. Ministry of External Affairs in a statement on Thursday said, "We strongly condemn the barbaric attack at the Afghan National... Read more
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Business Standard India
The Rohingya crisis: Past and presentOn the night of December 6, 1992, a cable went out from the Ministry of Externa
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
On the night of December 6, 1992, a cable went out from the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) to Indian diplomatic missions abroad cautioning them that Pakistan might try to exploit the situation after the demolition of Babri Masjid, especially... Read more
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asianage
DIPP eases FDI mechanism to boost ease of doing businesspromoting ease of doing business in the country to attract overseas inflows. E
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
promoting ease of doing business in the country to attract overseas inflows. Earlier all proposals were forwarded to the ministry of external affairs and the department of revenue for information. After the abolition of Foreign Investment... Read more
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dna
India, Pak fight against ILO report on modern day slaveryin highlighting human trafficking and forced labour as modern-day slavery, and
dna / Posted 4 days ago
in highlighting human trafficking and forced labour as modern-day slavery, and hit India's image and its economy." The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) has already engaged the VV Giri National Labour Institute — an autonomous body under the... Read more
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The Hindu
Navy joins operation to search for Indian sailorsin Irene, Philippines. Our mission is to bring them to Manila before repatriati
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
in Irene, Philippines. Our mission is to bring them to Manila before repatriation to India,” Raveesh Kumar, spokesperson, Ministry of External Affairs, tweeted. He said India’s Guangzhou Consulate officials visited the injured crew in a hospital... Read more
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The Hindu
‘Free movement’ along Myanmar borderState in Myanmar. Parallel discussion A senior Home Ministry official also sa
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
State in Myanmar. Parallel discussion A senior Home Ministry official also said a “parallel discussion” involving the Ministry of External Affairs and their counterparts in Myanmar was on to allow Indian nationals going and staying in Myanmar... Read more
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The Hindu
GST alters tax-exempt status, say envoysUrging India to respect reciprocal privileges, diplomats posted in New Delhi ha
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
Urging India to respect reciprocal privileges, diplomats posted in New Delhi have complained to the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) after the new GST regime altered tax-exempt status of the foreign missions. This change of status and other issues... Read more
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New Kerala
Managing ocean resources for the benefit of future generations - newkerala news #280919in maritime cooperation". The think-tank Forum for Integrated National Securit
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
in maritime cooperation". The think-tank Forum for Integrated National Security (FINS) in partnership with the Indian Ministry of External Affairs and Norway, has launched the SAGAR Discourse. The conference is a platform for following up on... Read more
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Business Standard India
India starts on implementation of motor pact with Bangladesh, Nepalhave initiated action for implementation of BBIN MVA by Bangladesh, India and N
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
have initiated action for implementation of BBIN MVA by Bangladesh, India and Nepal. This has been taken up with the Ministry of External Affairs for coordinating with other two countries," Road Transport, Highways and Shipping Minister... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
India working closely with UAE to address issues faced by migrant workersIndia’s Ministry of External Affairs is working closely with the UAE government
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 6 days ago
India’s Ministry of External Affairs is working closely with the UAE government to resolve cases of exploitation and abuse faced by its migrant workers in the Gulf nation, a top official said here on Sunday. “We work very closely with the UAE... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
India starts on implementation of motor pact with Bangladesh, Nepalhave initiated action for implementation of BBIN MVA by Bangladesh, India and N
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 6 days ago
have initiated action for implementation of BBIN MVA by Bangladesh, India and Nepal. This has been taken up with the Ministry of External Affairs for coordinating with other two countries,” road transport, highways and hipping minister... Read more
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The Indian Express
Donald Trump says US, Pakistan starting real relationship, Delhi takes stocka backpacking trip. Their three children were born while they were being held h
The Indian Express / Posted 6 days ago
a backpacking trip. Their three children were born while they were being held hostage. There was no official word from the Ministry of External Affairs on Trump’s comments but South Block sources told The Sunday Express that this reflected the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
India, Sri Lanka vow to find permanent solution to fishermen issueAmaraweera. “The ministers agreed that a permanent solution to the fishermen i
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 7 days ago
Amaraweera. “The ministers agreed that a permanent solution to the fishermen issues should be found at the earliest,” the ministry of external affairs (MEA) said in a statement. The ministerial-level meeting was followed by the third meeting of... Read more
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New Kerala
China should respect 2012 understanding on boundary issue: newkerala news #280125Delhi , Oct 12 : India has called on China to respect the understanding reached
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
Delhi , Oct 12 : India has called on China to respect the understanding reached in the year 2012 on the boundary issue. Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Thursday said "the most recent common understanding between special representatives was... Read more
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New Kerala
India in discussion with U.S. on DACA, H1B visa issues: newkerala news #280103New Delhi , Oct 12 : The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Thursday said th
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
New Delhi , Oct 12 : The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Thursday said that India is in discussion with United States on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (DACA). The MEA response came days after the U.S. President Donald... Read more
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New Kerala
India is ready to work with SCO on Afghanistan: newkerala news #280126(SCO) member states in efforts to bring peace, prosperity and stability in Afgh
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
(SCO) member states in efforts to bring peace, prosperity and stability in Afghanistan." Secretary (West) in the Ministry of External Affairs, Ruchi Ghanashyam led the Indian delegation to the meeting of SCO-Afghanistan Contact Group... Read more
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Business Standard India
India appoints Gautam Bambawale as new ambassador to Chinaforeign language and served in Hong Kong and Beijing between 1985 and 1991. He
Business Standard India / Posted 8 days ago
foreign language and served in Hong Kong and Beijing between 1985 and 1991. He was first the desk officer for China in the Ministry of External Affairs and served as director in the Americas Division of the ministry, responsible for relations with... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Rajesh and Nupur Talwar break down after being acquitted, Arvind Kejriwal’s car stolen: Top storiesforeign language and served in Hong Kong and Beijing between 1985 and 1991. He
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 days ago
foreign language and served in Hong Kong and Beijing between 1985 and 1991. He was first the desk officer for China in the Ministry of External Affairs and served as director in the Americas Division of the ministry, responsible for relations with... Read more
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dna
Gautam Bambawale, India's former high commissioner to Pakistan, will be country's next envoy to Chinaforeign language and served in Hong Kong and Beijing between 1985 and 1991. He
dna / Posted 9 days ago
foreign language and served in Hong Kong and Beijing between 1985 and 1991. He was first the desk officer for China in the Ministry of External Affairs and served as director in the Americas Division of the ministry, responsible for relations with... Read more
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New Kerala
Joint Field Exercise conducted as part of BIMSTEC Disaster Management Exercise - 2017 - newkerala news #279843(NDRF) is the nodal agency for conducting this Exercise with the support of Uni
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
(NDRF) is the nodal agency for conducting this Exercise with the support of Union Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), Union Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) and National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA). Today a Joint Field Training Exercise... Read more
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New Kerala
Paryatan Parv - A Call for Indian Diaspora - Dekho apna Desh - newkerala news #279531and enticing overseas Indian Community to come and see 'Bharat- Apna Desh', the
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
and enticing overseas Indian Community to come and see 'Bharat- Apna Desh', the land where their forefathers were born. Ministry of External Affairs through Indian Missions Abroad has formulated a well-structured plan to promote Indian tourism... Read more
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New Kerala
Shri Rajnath Singh inaugurates the First BIMSTEC Disaster Management Exercise - newkerala news #279527be managed, Shri Kumar said. He also emphasised on integration of latest techno
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
be managed, Shri Kumar said. He also emphasised on integration of latest technology in this regard. The Secretary (East), Ministry of External Affairs, Ms Preeti Saran said that BIMSTEC region has over one fifth of world's population and... Read more
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The Hindu
ILO defends report on ‘modern slavery’India’s image and exports. The Centre is exploring a rebuttal at an internatio
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
India’s image and exports. The Centre is exploring a rebuttal at an international level through consultations with the Ministry of External Affairs and other departments. The Labour and Employment Ministry is also planning to conduct its own... Read more
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The Hindu
Tail wags the dog in Kathmanduby surprise, including the public, the ruling Nepali Congress that is actually
The Hindu / Posted 12 days ago
by surprise, including the public, the ruling Nepali Congress that is actually in coalition with the Maoists, and the Ministry of External Affairs in New Delhi, which has long been invested in Kathmandu politics. There has been every reason... Read more
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The Economic Times
If BrahMos exports fructify sale could double in 5 years: BrahMos chiefof India supplying BrahMos anti-ship cruise missiles to Vietnam. However, the i
The Economic Times / Posted 12 days ago
of India supplying BrahMos anti-ship cruise missiles to Vietnam. However, the information was dubbed "incorrect" by the Ministry of External Affairs. Speaking at the inaugural session of the programme, G Satheesh Reddy, the Scientific Advisor... Read more
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Business Standard India
China tells India to 'face facts' on Sikkim border, Doklam: 10 developmentsChina was maintaining a considerable troop presence near the site of the stando
Business Standard India / Posted 12 days ago
China was maintaining a considerable troop presence near the site of the standoff and undertaking road expansion work. The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) had refuted such reports, stating that no new developments had occurred at the site. Here... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Amit Shah’s son to sue website, Kejriwal’s latest salvo over metro fare hike: Top storiesNepal) motor vehicle agreement. Union road transport and highways minister Niti
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 12 days ago
Nepal) motor vehicle agreement. Union road transport and highways minister Nitin Gadkari has written to his counterpart in Ministry of External Affairs last month to take “necessary diplomatic interventions” to secure the commitment of Bangladesh... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
India makes fresh pitch to fast track regional road connectivity plan with Nepal, BangladeshNepal) motor vehicle agreement. Union road transport and highways minister Nit
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 13 days ago
Nepal) motor vehicle agreement. Union road transport and highways minister Nitin Gadkari has written to his counterpart in Ministry of External Affairs last month to take “necessary diplomatic interventions” to secure the commitment of Bangladesh... Read more
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New Kerala
No new developments at Doklam face-off site, status quo prevails: newkerala news #278232New Delhi , October 6 : The Ministry of External Affairs on Friday confirmed th
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
New Delhi , October 6 : The Ministry of External Affairs on Friday confirmed that there were no new developments at the face-off site in the Doklam plateau, since the August 28 disengagement. "There are no new developments at the face-off site and... Read more
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Business Standard India
India says all well at Doklam; China justifies troop patrols: Top 10 pointsIndia and has even started building a road on the Doklam Plateau, just 10 km fr
Business Standard India / Posted 14 days ago
India and has even started building a road on the Doklam Plateau, just 10 km from the location of the last conflict. The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said there were "no new developments at the face-off site and its vicinity since the... Read more
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Business Standard India
New Delhi says no new developments at Doklamsince the 28th August disengagement. The status quo prevails in this area. Any
Business Standard India / Posted 14 days ago
since the 28th August disengagement. The status quo prevails in this area. Any suggestion to the contrary is incorrect," Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said. The Chinese foreign ministry told PTI that there was "no... Read more
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dna
PM Modi's full speech as India and EU work towards combating global terrorismfighters, terrorist financing and arms supply." Later briefing reporters, Ruch
dna / Posted 15 days ago
fighters, terrorist financing and arms supply." Later briefing reporters, Ruchi Ghanshyam, secretary (west) in the Ministry of External Affairs, said it was for the first time that the EU had not only agreed to mention terrorist entities... Read more
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asianage
No new developments at Doklam, status quo prevails: MEANew Delhi: The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Friday refuted reports of
asianage / Posted 15 days ago
New Delhi: The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Friday refuted reports of China increasing its troops in the Doklam plateau and building a road in the area just 10 km from the location of the last conflict. The MEA said that there have been no... Read more
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Gulf News
India, EU agree to bolster cooperation to fight terrorEurope during 2000-17, constituting approximately 24 per cent of total FDI infl
Gulf News / Posted 15 days ago
Europe during 2000-17, constituting approximately 24 per cent of total FDI inflows into the country during the period, said Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Raveesh Kumar.India and the EU have been strategic partners since 2004. The 13th... Read more
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Business Standard India
India, EU agree to bolster cooperation to fight terror, strengthen tradeEurope during 2000-17, constituting approximately 24 per cent of total FDI infl
Business Standard India / Posted 15 days ago
Europe during 2000-17, constituting approximately 24 per cent of total FDI inflows into the country during the period, said Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Raveesh Kumar. India and the EU have been strategic partners since 2004. The 13th... Read more
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asianage
India, EU agree to counter radicalisation, take action on foreign terrorist fightersEurope during 2000-17, constituting approximately 24 per cent of total FDI infl
asianage / Posted 15 days ago
Europe during 2000-17, constituting approximately 24 per cent of total FDI inflows into the country during the period, said Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Raveesh Kumar. India and the EU have been strategic partners since 2004. The 13th... Read more
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New Kerala
Paryatan Parv of M/O Tourism begins today across the country - newkerala news #277984a Tourism Investor Round Table Conference with participation of Indian and Glob
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
a Tourism Investor Round Table Conference with participation of Indian and Global Investors. In the overseas markets, the Ministry of External Affairs through the Indian Missions overseas, is conducting outreach programmes to encourage people to... Read more
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The Hindu
States in Indian diplomacy: when Sharjah ruler visited Keralamechanism for the States to play an important role in not only implementing for
The Hindu / Posted 16 days ago
mechanism for the States to play an important role in not only implementing foreign policy, but also in formulating it. The Ministry of External Affairs now has a States division, which keeps in touch with the States to assist them in building... Read more
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New Kerala
Tourism Minister Briefs Media Persons on 'Paryatan Parv' - newkerala news #277656Conference with participation of Indian and Global Investors. The Minister inf
New Kerala / Posted 16 days ago
Conference with participation of Indian and Global Investors. The Minister informed that in the overseas markets, the Ministry of External Affairs through the Indian Missions overseas, will conduct outreach programmes to encourage people to... Read more
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dna
S Jaishankar, US envoy in Thimphu talksIndian position insisting that the issue be settled through diplomatic engageme
dna / Posted 16 days ago
Indian position insisting that the issue be settled through diplomatic engagements. An official statement issued by the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said that the Foreign Secretary held discussions on the complete range of bilateral... Read more
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Business Standard India
In a first, PM Modi comes close to acknowledging 'victory' at Doklamthat such people were dismissive about India’s ability to stand firm against Ch
Business Standard India / Posted 17 days ago
that such people were dismissive about India’s ability to stand firm against China during the Doklam stand-off. The Ministry of External Affairs said that during the Foreign Secretary’s Bhutan visit, which began on Monday, he has met with... Read more
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The Economic Times
Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar in Bhutan; discusses bilateral & regional issuesTobgay and Foreign Minister Damcho Dorji, besides holding wide-ranging talks wi
The Economic Times / Posted 17 days ago
Tobgay and Foreign Minister Damcho Dorji, besides holding wide-ranging talks with his counterpart Dasho Sonam Tshong, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said in a statement. This is the first high-level visit from India after the end of the... Read more
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New Kerala
Vijay Mallya says many allegations are extraordinary - newkerala news #277265Mallya yet. Mallaya is among 53 persons, who are facing prosecution complaints
New Kerala / Posted 17 days ago
Mallya yet. Mallaya is among 53 persons, who are facing prosecution complaints from the Directorate of Enforcement under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act, 2002, and they are absconding, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) had said in... Read more
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New Kerala
Vijay Mallya released on bail within hours after arrest - newkerala news #277259Mallya yet. Mallaya is among 53 persons, who are facing prosecution complaints
New Kerala / Posted 17 days ago
Mallya yet. Mallaya is among 53 persons, who are facing prosecution complaints from the Directorate of Enforcement under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act, 2002, and they are absconding, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) had said in... Read more
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dna
Our economic relations with Djibouti are growing: Ashok Malik, Press Secretary to President Kovindand greater economic cooperation with Ethiopia, Neena Malhotra, Joint Secretary
dna / Posted 18 days ago
and greater economic cooperation with Ethiopia, Neena Malhotra, Joint Secretary (East and Southern Africa) in the Ministry of External Affairs had said earlier. Press Secretary to the President Ashok Malik has said that Djibouti is an... Read more
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