Jun 10, 2021 08:05 PM IST
As chair of G7, the UK has invited India, Australia, South Korea, South Africa to the summit as Guest countries.
- Jun 10, 2021 08:01 PM IST
Noting that Chinese nationals are able to travel to India despite the absence of direct connectivity, he said, "however, for Indian nationals, travel to China has not been possible since last November as the Chinese side had suspended existing visas".
- Jun 03, 2021 06:43 PM IST
"He (Choksi) is currently in the custody of Dominica where some legal proceedings are underway. We will continue to ensure that he is brought back to India," MEA spokesperson Arindam Bagchi told reporters at an online press briefing.
- May 19, 2021 12:24 PM IST
On May 18, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal asked the government to immediately ban flights from Singapore owing to a new COVID-19 variant in the South East Asian country that was disproportionately affecting children. Singapore has strongly reacted against the statement and the ensuing diplomatic drama saw the Centre distance itself from Kejriwal.
- May 13, 2021 10:27 PM IST
The guest leaders would be invited to take part in certain sessions of the Group of Seven meeting, presided by the UK and made up of Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, US, and the European Union (EU).
- Mar 12, 2021 09:30 PM IST
The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said the two sides agreed to maintain close communication and dialogue through both the diplomatic and military channels and agreed to convene the 11th round of military talks at an early date.
- Mar 09, 2021 10:52 PM IST
The leaders will discuss regional and global issues of shared interest, and exchange views on practical areas of cooperation towards maintaining a free, open and inclusive Indo-Pacific region, said the MEA.
- Mar 09, 2021 07:42 PM IST
The Ministry of External Affairs said Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla told the envoy that discussions in the British Parliament on India's agri reforms represented a gross interference in politics of another democratic country.
- Feb 22, 2021 02:52 PM IST
The conference, being held along with the think-tank Pune International Centre, will also see senior representatives from the governments of Australia, Japan, Mauritius, Maldives and Bhutan speaking, the organisers said.
- Feb 03, 2021 09:38 PM IST
Amit Shah tweeted using the hashtags #IndiaAgainstPropaganda and #IndiaTogether in his tweet and shared MEA's statement as a response to international celebs on farmers’ agitation.
- Jan 28, 2021 09:23 PM IST
India is one of the world's biggest drug-makers, and an increasing number of countries have already approached it for procuring the coronavirus vaccines.
- Jan 08, 2021 07:52 PM IST
Asked about the status of talks with the Chinese side over the border row, MEA Spokesperson Anurag Srivastava said the latest round of the Working Mechanism for Consultation and Coordination (WMCC) was held on December 18 and the two sides have agreed to hold next round of senior commanders meeting.
- Dec 09, 2020 03:40 PM IST
According to officials, the tour of the foreign heads of missions in India to Hyderabad is being organised as part of MEA's COVID-19 briefing initiative, and will be followed by visits to facilities in other cities.
- Oct 31, 2020 11:45 AM IST
Foreign Secretary Harsh V Shringla will hold a presentation for the Delhi-based diplomats next week on the COVID-19 pandemic
- Oct 15, 2020 06:32 PM IST
Spokesperson in the Ministry of External Affairs Anurag Srivastava was replying to questions at a media briefing on remarks by Pakistan PM’s advisor on national security Moeed Yusuf during an interview to news website The Wire that India has sent a message to Pakistan with a desire for conversation.
- Oct 08, 2020 07:26 PM IST
The Ministry of External Affairs on October 5 submitted before the Supreme Court that the extradition of fugitive businessman Vijay Mallya was ordered by the highest court of the United Kingdom but it has not come into effect yet.
- Oct 01, 2020 09:04 PM IST
The MEA spokesperson said the two sides reviewed the situation along the LAC and had detailed discussions over it, besides reviewing the outcome of the sixth round of military talks which took place on September 21.
- Sep 29, 2020 04:52 PM IST
Representing India at the meeting on Monday, Secretary (East) in the Ministry of External Affairs Vijay Thakur Singh also called for "redressing deficiencies” in the international efforts to ensure that perpetrators of terrorism are brought to justice.
- Sep 01, 2020 08:46 PM IST
The fresh attempt by China to change the status quo in the Pangong lake area is the first major incident in the region after the June 15 Galwan Valley clash in which 20 Indian Army personnel were killed in action.
- Aug 20, 2020 08:54 PM IST
MEA Spokesperson Anurag Srivastava said the two sides had a "candid and in-depth" exchange of views on the existing situation on the Line of Actual Control(LAC), and reaffirmed to sincerely work towards complete disengagement of the troops in the western sector.
- Aug 16, 2020 03:25 PM IST
A 10-member Indian Coast Guard (ICG) team specialising in containing oil spill has also been deployed to Mauritius to extend necessary technical and operational assistance, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said on Sunday.
- Jul 31, 2020 07:20 PM IST
Rahul Chhabra, secretary (economic relations) to the MEA said that the COVID-19 pandemic is like a 'black swan' event which has caused the fastest decline in global output in history.
- Jul 16, 2020 10:31 PM IST
Earlier this month, Pakistan said Jadhav refused to file an appeal in the Islamabad High Court against his conviction despite Pakistan offering the option to him. India termed the claim by Pakistan as "farce" and that he was "coerced" to forego his rights.
- Jul 08, 2020 11:04 PM IST
Spokesperson in the Ministry of External Affairs Anurag Srivastava said Jadhav has "clearly been coerced" to refuse to file a review petition, and termed Pakistan's claim a "brazen attempt" to scuttle even the inadequate remedy available to him.
- Jul 02, 2020 10:30 PM IST
The Permanent Court of Arbitration said it was up to India and Italy to decide the amount of compensation warranted in the case.