India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 4, 2015
In the backdrop of Pakistan releasing 163 Indian fishermen lodged in a Karachi jail, police in Vadodara today said the fishermen from the neighbouring country jailed in Gujarat's Dwarka prison will be released only after "confirmation" of their nationality by the Centre.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 30, 2015
Pakistan Prime Minister's Adviser on National Security and Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz today visited the Indian High Commission in Islamabad to condole the death of former president APJ Abdul Kalam.
Diaspora | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday July 24, 2015
The Indian community in Seychelles and the Indian High Commission have decided to organise the upcoming Seychelles-India Day celebrations as part of the "India Fest" 2015, the authorities said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday July 17, 2015
After the ceasefire violations on the border that escalated tensions between India and Pakistan, both sides have been involved in 'visa war' today. Both countries have accused each other of not issuing assignment visas to their diplomats and officials.
India News | Reported by Nidhi Razdan (with inputs from Agencies) | Sunday June 28, 2015
At a time when India's High Commissioner to New Zealand has been recalled following allegations that his wife assaulted a staff member, official statistics show that there have been over 40 complaints against Indian embassies over the last three years, with 27 registered last year alone.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday June 20, 2015
Citizens of all ages, backgrounds and abilities in London will be celebrating the first International Yoga Day on Sunday.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday June 16, 2015
Trinidad and Tobago will join the 193-member United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in marking International Yoga Day on Sunday, June 21, at a gala function in the Daaga Auditorium, University of West Indies (UWI), St. Augustine.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 13, 2015
Australia and India have a "very large" bilateral agenda and ties have grown tremendously in the past few months, raising hopes that dialogues in defence and security sector would be further intensified.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 9, 2015
Ahead of the International Yoga Day on June 21, the Indian mission in Melbourne has organised a curtain raiser for the event in front of Victoria's Parliament house where several people gathered and performed 'Surya namaskaars'.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday April 27, 2015
India will start bus services from Kathmandu to Gorakhpur from tomorrow to evacuate its nationals stranded in Nepal after a massive earthquake in the country.
India News | Written by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Shailaja Neelakantan | Thursday April 23, 2015
The Centre today assured the Supreme Court that no fresh appointments of High Court and Supreme Court judges will be made, until the top court decides whether the National Judicial Appointments Commission -- the new system of appointing judges -- is valid.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 21, 2015
The Maharashtra government, today, said it will set up an 'Ambedkar Chair' at the London School of Economics (LSE), Dr BR Ambedkar's alma mater.
Diaspora | Sunday April 19, 2015
The Indian High Commission joined the Singapore Punjabi community, hosting cultural programmes such as bhangra dance as part of the city-state's 50 year of independence celebration.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 16, 2015
India has extended the e-Tourist Visa (eTV) scheme for Sri Lankan citizens in keeping with a pledge made by Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his visit to Sri Lanka last month.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 7, 2015
External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today paid homage to 1,200 Indian soldiers at the Indian Peace Keeping Force (IPKF) Memorial here who were killed in Sri Lanka in their fight against the LTTE.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 4, 2015
Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar arrived in Kabul today to hold talks with the Afghan leadership as part of his 'SAARC Yatra' aimed at firming up India's ties with members of the grouping while reviewing regional and bilateral cooperation.
India News | Written by Rahul Joglekar | Thursday January 29, 2015
The Maharashtra Government has dispatched a letter of intent to the Indian High Commission in UK, formally setting in motion the process to purchase the London house where Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar lived while he studied in the London School of Economics.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday January 11, 2015
The United Kingdom (UK) today announced a campaign to forge collaborations with Indian companies. The campaign called 'Great Collaborations' will seek greater cooperation between the companies based in India and the UK on a range of sectors, an official statement of the British High Commission said today.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday October 30, 2014
There is a need to have a structured war history of Indian soldiers in both digital and book form, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley said on Thursday.
India News | Agencies | Thursday October 30, 2014
British Defence Secretary Michael Fallon today visited India Gate in the national capital to pay tribute to over 1.1 million Indian soldiers who fought in World War 1.
World News | Press Trust of India | Friday October 3, 2014
Mahatma Gandhi's 145th birth anniversary was on Thursday marked with bhajans and Vedic prayers at his iconic statue at Tavistock Square in London.
Wednesday October 1, 2014
The Delhi High Court on Tuesday fixed October 28 for the final hearing of pleas by two Indian carmakers challenging provisions of the Competition Act as well as a Competition Commission of India (CCI) order imposing a penalty on them for violating trade norms in the after-services and spare parts market.
Friday September 26, 2014
The Delhi High Court on Friday sought response from the Competition Commission of India (CCI) on two Indian carmakers' plea challenging provisions of Competition Act as well as an order by the regulator imposing a penalty on them for violating trade norms in after-services market and spare parts.
World News | Press Trust of India | Monday September 22, 2014
A replacement for the Planning Commission must be "lean and thin", a top Indian-American economist has said, even as he listed fiscal consolidation and trade and FDI liberalisation as key areas the new Indian government should focus on to return to high growth.