Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Monday March 30, 2015
Air India today flew its first flight to airlift hundreds of Indians stranded in the strife-torn Yemen, soon after the government decided to evacuate its citizens amid the chaotic situation in the Gulf country.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 29, 2015
India will be airlifting its nationals from strife-torn Yemen after getting permission from authorities to fly from Sana'a for three hours a day.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 24, 2015
Top leaders of the BJP and RSS met today in New Delhi to discuss the political situation, particularly in the wake of row over the new Land Bill and controversies surrounding the coalition government in Jammu and Kashmir.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 23, 2015
India and China will hold the 18th round of border talks in Delhi from tomorrow - the first round of negotiations after Prime Minister Narendra Modi came to power last year - where the two sides are expected to focus on clarification of the Line of A...
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday March 18, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi took up the problems of Indian fishermen with Sri Lanka during his visit to the island-country last week, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said today.
India News | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Monday March 16, 2015
Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee favoured a dhoti and kurta teamed with a Jawahar jacket and chappals or slippers. On a police proforma that the government says is routinely filled by prominent politicians for security reasons, BJP leaders ...
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 11, 2015
India is making every attempt to ensure that the United States drops all charges against IFS officer Devyani Khobragade, whose arrest in New York two years ago had led to a diplomatic standoff between the two nations.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 10, 2015
Replying to barb by an opposition leader in the Rajya Sabha today while she was speaking on how the fishermen issue has been taken up with Sri Lanka, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj hit out saying, "I am not helpless. I am a very influential...
India News | Tuesday March 10, 2015
"If we are going to resort to shooting then both the countries can keep shooting each other, because it's not just our fishermen who go there, their fishermen also come into our waters. We need to have an interim solution which is based on humanitari...
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 9, 2015
Slamming Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe for his remarks that Indian fishermen may be shot if they intruded into Lankan waters, DMK today said it amounted to snubbing rime Minister Narendra Modi ahead of his tour to the island nation.
India News | Saturday March 7, 2015
India today raised the "humanitarian" issue of Indian fishermen's rights with Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe, who has stoked a controversy by his remarks that they may be shot if they intruded into Sri Lankan waters.
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.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 4, 2015
There have been 7,086 cases of deaths of workers, imprisoned persons or other Indian nationals that have been reported by Indian missions or posts abroad during the past one year, the government said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 2, 2015
With rise in demand for passports, the Odisha government today asked the Centre to set up two more 'Passport Seva Kendras' to cater to the needs of the people living in western and southern regions of the state.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 1, 2015
External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will arrive in Colombo on Friday to set the stage for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Sri Lanka, the first bilateral visit to the country by an Indian Prime Minister in over 25 years.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 24, 2015
India and Bahrain will soon sign an agreement on internal security and launch talks on defence pact amid keenness of the two countries to enhance ties in various areas, including counter-terrorism.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 22, 2015
Indian citizens living abroad will now be able to file consular grievances online as the government today launched an e-portal to address such complaints promptly with a high degree of "accountability".
India News | Written by Monideepa Banerjee | Thursday February 19, 2015
Mamata Banerjee reached Dhaka on Thursday night, on her first visit to the city as West Bengal Chief Minister. All eyes are on what she might say during her visit on the contentious issue of Teesta water sharing.
Wednesday February 18, 2015
She said initiatives have been announced to make India an investment destination.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 17, 2015
External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj arrived in Muscat today on her first official visit to Oman for talks with the oil-rich Gulf nation's top leadership and review bilateral political, economic, defence and security issues as well as the regional...
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 15, 2015
Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena will leave for India today on his first foreign trip after assuming charge during which he will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi and discuss key issues including peace, and reconciliation process in his coun...
World News | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 12, 2015
China today said it respects the aspirations of India and Brazil to play bigger roles at the UN Security Council, while keeping mum on Japan's candidature.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 11, 2015
External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today said the country's spirit of unity amidst diversity, non-violence and tolerance has made it one of the oldest continuous civilisation in the world.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday February 9, 2015
President of Singapore Tony Tan Keng Yam met Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday. The two leaders held wide-ranging discussions on enhancing bilateral relations, as well as broadening cooperation in fighting terrorism, among other issues.