India | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Tuesday March 4, 2014
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will hold talks with Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa on the sidelines of the BIMSTEC Summit in Myanmar today.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 16, 2014
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) squandered its "impressive victory" in the Delhi Assembly elections because it did not know what to do with it, External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid said on Saturday.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 15, 2014
India will provide helicopters to war-torn Afghanistan "very soon", External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid said today, months after President Hamid Karzai sought lethal weapons from the country.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 6, 2014
Rejecting reports of involvement of the Margaret Thatcher government in the Operation Bluestar to flush out militants, External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid today said there are no records indicating this and the entire operation was carried out ...
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday February 5, 2014
Arvind Kejriwal's Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) will today hold a protest in support of Ugandan women who have alleged that they were forced into a drug and sex racket in Delhi, which has been taken by the party as vindication of a controversial raid by its ...
Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 21, 2014
Shashi Tharoor had to resign as Minister of State for External Affairs in 2010 after Lalit Modi revealed that Sunanda Pushkar, who had not married him then, had equity stakes in Rendezvous Sports World (RSW), heading the consortium that owns the Koch...
India | NDTV | Friday January 10, 2014
Devyani Khobragade's father, Uttam Khobragade, thanks Prime Minister and the Ministry of External Affairs for their support during the crisis.
Cheat Sheet | Agencies | Sunday December 22, 2013
India hoped today that the diplomatic row between India and the US over the arrest of senior Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade in New York will be resolved soon. "Something will happen", said External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 22, 2013
As India and the US continue to make efforts to resolve the stand-off over the arrest of senior Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade in New York, External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid hoped for an early resolution of the issue.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday December 21, 2013
External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid said today that India and the US are in talks to resolve the stand-off over the alleged mistreatment of an Indian envoy and both sides would not want their close ties to be hurt by this "one incident".
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from Agencies) | Friday December 20, 2013
The United States seems to have toughened its stance in the ongoing diplomatic tussle with India over the arrest of diplomat Devyani Khobragade for alleged visa fraud last week. The US State Department today ruled out dropping of what it called the "...
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday December 20, 2013
Pained at the brutal assault and gang-rape of a young paramedic student in Delhi last year, External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid has penned some poems to pay "tribute to her soul and to her parents".
India | Written by Nidhi Razdan | Thursday December 19, 2013
External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid today strongly criticised Preet Bharara, US attorney for the Southern District of New York, for this comments on diplomat Devyani Khobragade's arrest, saying he should not be taken seriously and that what the...
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Mala Das | Thursday December 19, 2013
The United States has expressed regret over the treatment meted out to Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade who was arrested last week in New York for alleged visa fraud. Ms Khobragade was handcuffed, strip-searched and put in a cell with criminals fol...
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 18, 2013
Union Minister Kamal Nath on Tuesday said India could not be treated as a "banana republic" and that US should tender an unconditional apology over the arrest and strip-searching of Indian Deputy Consul General Devyani Khobragade in New York.
India | Reported by Nidhi Razdan; Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from AFP) | Wednesday December 18, 2013
The United States has said it is reviewing the circumstances surrounding the arrest of Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade which has sparked a major diplomatic row between the two nations.
India | Reported by Nidhi Razdan; Edited by Mala Das | Wednesday December 18, 2013
Delhi Police removed security barricades from outside the sprawling US embassy in the capital today, as a furious India retaliated with a slew of measures to pare down the privileges of American diplomats after details of the arrest of its diplomat D...
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday December 17, 2013
Nabil el-Araby, secretary general of the League of Arab States, on Tuesday met External Affairs Minister Mr. Salman Khurshid and held talks on a wide gamut of bilateral, regional and international issues, including Syria.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 16, 2013
External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid today expressed regret that Prime Minister Manmohan Singh could not visit Jaffna.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday November 15, 2013
Around 300 workers of the 'Viduthalai Chiruthaaigal Katchi', including its founder Thol Thirumavalavan, were arrested today for staging a 'rail roko' in parts of Tamil Nadu demanding removal of Sri Lanka from the Commonwealth.