External Affairs Minister


'External Affairs Minister' - 366 News Result(s)

  • India Concerned About 'Fanaticism, Extremism' in Arab World: Sushma Swaraj

    India Concerned About 'Fanaticism, Extremism' in Arab World: Sushma Swaraj

    India on Thursday expressed deep concern over the rise of fanaticism, extremism and terrorism in parts of the Arab region.

  • Captivity of Indians 'a Searing Impact of Arab Instability'

    Captivity of Indians 'a Searing Impact of Arab Instability'

    External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today expressed concern over the continued captivity of 39 Indian workers in Iraq's Mosul city and Indian sea-farers by pirates in Somalia and said their plight reflects the "searing impact" of regional instabi...

  • Pakistan's 'Denials' on Terror Not Worthwhile: India

    Pakistan's 'Denials' on Terror Not Worthwhile: India

    India yesterday came down hard on Pakistan for its criticism of Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his proxy war comments and asserted that terrorism was a "core concern" in its bilateral ties with Pakistan and all means available will be used to deal ...

  • Online System to Track Return of Mortal Remains of Indians

    Online System to Track Return of Mortal Remains of Indians

    In a move that will help families whose kin have passed away abroad, government today introduced an online system that will enable them track the transportation of the mortal remains.

  • Sushma Swaraj Describes Myanmar Visit as 'Very Successful'

    Sushma Swaraj Describes Myanmar Visit as 'Very Successful'

    Describing her four-day Myanmar visit as "very successful", External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today said she forcefully articulated India's position in meetings of ASEAN, ARF and East Asia Summit besides having bilateral engagements with her co...

  • ASEAN to Boost Cooperation With India in Various Fields

    ASEAN to Boost Cooperation With India in Various Fields

    The ASEAN, considered one of the world's fastest growing regions, today resolved to significantly enhance cooperation with India in combating growing challenges of maritime security, terrorism, drug trafficking and cyber crime besides expanding trade...

  • India to Draft 5-Year Plan of Action to Deepen Ties with ASEAN

    India to Draft 5-Year Plan of Action to Deepen Ties with ASEAN

    Seeking deepening of ties with ASEAN, India today said it would soon draft a five-year plan of action starting 2016 to take the "trajectories" of common interests with the 10-member grouping to a new level and particularly emphasised on improving con...

  • Sushma Swaraj in Myanmar for ASEAN Meet, East Asia Summit

    Sushma Swaraj in Myanmar for ASEAN Meet, East Asia Summit

    External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj arrived in Nay Pyi Taw this on Friday on a four-day visit to attend three key multilateral forums including India-ASEAN Foreign Ministers meeting, East Asia Summit, besides bilateral talks with her counterparts...

  • 43 Indian Nurses From War-Torn Libya Arrive in Kerala

    43 Indian Nurses From War-Torn Libya Arrive in Kerala

    The first batch of 44 Keralite nurses, stranded in strife torn Libya, will arrive today.

  • Chuck Hagel's India Visit Aimed at Nurturing Defence Ties: Pentagon

    Chuck Hagel's India Visit Aimed at Nurturing Defence Ties: Pentagon

    US Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel will visit New Delhi next week during which he will hold talks with his counterpart Arun Jaitley and other top officials, aimed at "nurturing" ties with India after the formation of the new government, a top Pentagon ...

  • John Kerry Meets PM Narendra Modi in Prelude to Washington Summit

    John Kerry Meets PM Narendra Modi in Prelude to Washington Summit

    Visiting US Secretary of State John Kerry on Friday discussed bilateral issues with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a prelude to the summit meeting between US President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Modi in Washington in September.

  • Rajiv Gandhi Wouldn't Have Done What Sonia Did to Me: Natwar Singh to NDTV

    Rajiv Gandhi Wouldn't Have Done What Sonia Did to Me: Natwar Singh to NDTV

    Former external affairs minister K Natwar Singh, in an interview with NDTV, said he was glad that Congress President Sonia Gandhi was writing a book.

  • Natwar Singh Rakes up Sonia Gandhi's Italian Origin

    Natwar Singh Rakes up Sonia Gandhi's Italian Origin

    Estranged Gandhi family loyalist K Natwar Singh, a former external affairs minister, today raked up Congress President Sonia Gandhi's Italian origin, suggesting that her "ruthless" side came from it as "no Indian would have treated me" like she did t...

  • Nearly 6,000 Indians Languishing in Foreign Jails

    Nearly 6,000 Indians Languishing in Foreign Jails

    Nearly 6,000 Indians are currently languishing in foreign jails with maximum of 1,400 being lodged in Saudi Arabia, government said today.

  • Sushma Swaraj Meets Ugandan Foreign Minister

    Sushma Swaraj Meets Ugandan Foreign Minister

    External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today held a meeting with her Ugandan counterpart Sam Kutesa during which key bilateral issues like trade and development projects were discussed.

  • Sushma Swaraj Discusses Situation in Libya, Return of Stranded Indians

    Sushma Swaraj Discusses Situation in Libya, Return of Stranded Indians

    External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today chaired a high-level meeting on the situation in Libya during it was decided to send a Joint Secretary-level officer to facilitate the return of Indians from the strife-torn country.

  • Rahul Asked Sonia Not to be PM, Claims Ex-Congressman Natwar Singh

    Rahul Asked Sonia Not to be PM, Claims Ex-Congressman Natwar Singh

    Sonia Gandhi declined to become the Prime Minister in 2004 because of strong opposition from her son Rahul, who was afraid she would be killed like his father and grandmother if she accepted the post, former External Affairs Minister K Natwar Singh c...

  • US Secretary of State John Kerry Leaves for India

    US Secretary of State John Kerry Leaves for India

    US Secretary of State John Kerry, heading a high-powered delegation, today left for India to co-chair the fifth annual India-US Strategic Dialogue with External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj in New Delhi during his three-day official visit.

  • Bring Back Nurses Stranded in Libya, Kerala Chief Minister Tells Foreign Minister

    Bring Back Nurses Stranded in Libya, Kerala Chief Minister Tells Foreign Minister

    In a letter to External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy today sought her help in bringing back several nurses from the state who are stranded in strife-torn Libya.

  • After Gadkari, Sushma Swaraj and Rajnath Singh? BJP Denies Ministers Were 'Bugged'

    After Gadkari, Sushma Swaraj and Rajnath Singh? BJP Denies Ministers Were 'Bugged'

    After reports that listening devices were found in union minister Nitin Gadkari's home, sources have told NDTV that the homes of External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Home Minister Rajnath Singh may also have been bugged.

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