India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 25, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to interact with technology and business leaders and focus on innovation, digital economy and renewable energy during his US trip next month, a top Indian diplomat has said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 5, 2015
The US would like to see India "more deeply embedded" in regional and global trade architecture, a top American diplomat said, stressing that India's membership in Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation will make the forum a stronger organisation.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 5, 2015
The US is committed to pursuing justice on behalf of the victims of the 2008 Mumbai attack no matter how "arduous" the task is, a top Indian-origin American diplomat has said.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 2, 2015
An Indian diplomat is spearheading an initiative to make blood from rare groups accessible to those in need through a website that has emerged as the UAE's first and biggest donor registry.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 15, 2015
Ahead of the inaugural India-US Strategic and Commercial Dialogue, a top Indian-American diplomat will arrive in New Delhi tomorrow to hold consultations with Indian officials for giving shape to the agenda of the talks.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 25, 2015
Pakistan Army had planned a Kargil-type military operation much before the summer of 1999 when Benazir Bhutto was the prime minister but she stood her ground against the idea, a new book by a former diplomat says.
Diaspora | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday June 14, 2015
A diplomat with the Indian consulate in Dubai has developed an online database of blood donors in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), a media report said on Sunday.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday May 1, 2015
Top US diplomat John Kerry left early today on a landmark trip to Sri Lanka, the first such visit in a decade to the Indian Ocean island as it returns to the diplomatic fold.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 8, 2015
UN chief Ban Ki-moon has appointed senior Indian diplomat Atul Khare as the Under Secretary-General for Field Support and will head the department that provides dedicated support to peacekeeping missions around the world.
India News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday December 20, 2014
Diplomat Devyani Khobragade at the centre of a bitter row with the United States has been stripped of her duties over unauthorised statements to media, a government source and reports said on Saturday.
India News | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava, Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Saturday December 20, 2014
Taking a serious view of the statements made by diplomat Devyani Khobragade in the media, the Ministry of External Affairs has stripped her of her duties as director in the partnership development division. The ministry has said that Ms Khobragade did not take due permission before making statements and put her under "compulsory wait".
Opinion | Shashi Tharoor | Wednesday October 15, 2014
Amnesia about this reflects poorly for India, writes Shashi Tharoor.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday September 19, 2014
An Indian diplomat's daughter who was suspended, arrested and forced to spend a day in jail during her senior year in February 2011 on cyber-bullying charges, has won a $225,000 settlement from New York City.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday August 7, 2014
The paedophile son of an Indian diplomat, who was jailed for a decade in Australia last year, has appealed the sentence "as too harsh", media reported on Thursday.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday June 18, 2014
Some 40 Indians are stranded in the violence-torn Iraqi town of Mosul, which fell to Islamist militants on June 10. New Delhi says they cannot be contacted. India is sending seasoned diplomat Suresh Reddy, who was ambassador to Iraq till recently, to help with repatriation efforts.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 17, 2014
Abducted in Afghanistan, Indian aid worker Alexis Prem Kumar is safe. India is confident of getting him rescued unharmed soon, according to a top Indian diplomat in Kabul.
Opinion | Shashi Tharoor | Monday June 16, 2014
PM's advice to young diplomats analysed.
World News | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 1, 2014
The Devyani Khobragade case came up for a discussion at Harvard Law School with India-born United States prosecutor Preet Bharara telling the graduating class that the "intense" criticism and accusation hurled at him for charging the Indian diplomat with visa fraud had upset him.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 30, 2014
India's general election is getting more attention in the US than ever before, a former top American diplomat who played a key role in revival of Indo-US ties after India's 1998 nuclear tests, has said.
World News | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 13, 2014
He had earlier led the prosecution of Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade and Wall Street executive Rajat Gupta
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 5, 2014
India today dismissed as "ridiculous" suggestions that the arrest of an American police officer in New Delhi was a tit-for-tat response to last year's detention and strip-search of Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade in the US.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 15, 2014
An arrest warrant has been issued against Devyani Khobragade as US prosecutors yesterday re-indicted her on visa fraud charges and accused the Indian diplomat of "illegally" underpaying and "exploiting" her domestic help.
India News | Reuters | Saturday March 15, 2014
A grand jury in New York has returned a new indictment against Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade for visa fraud, two days after a US judge dismissed a similar indictment because she had diplomatic immunity.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday March 14, 2014
The Obama Administration has expressed surprise over the dismissal of a federal indictment against Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade in the visa fraud case.