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India announces new category of visa for Afghans

17 Aug 2021

India announces new category of visa for Afghans

The Home Ministry on Tuesday announced a new category of visas to fast-track applications of Afghans who want to come to India in view of the prevailing situation in Afghanistan.

As Taliban advances, India evacuates Kandahar consulate in Afghanistan

11 Jul 2021

As Taliban advances, India evacuates Kandahar consulate in Afghanistan

Amid reports of the Taliban gaining control of new areas around Afghanistan's Kandahar, India on Saturday evacuated around 50 of its diplomats and security personnel back to Delhi citing security concerns.

Hyderabad man reportedly shot at in US: Details here

22 Dec 2020

Hyderabad man reportedly shot at in US: Details here

A 43-year-old man from Hyderabad was fired upon and injured in Chicago in the United States, his family members said on Monday.

Delhi: Suicidal woman mails UK PM, cops avert tragedy

28 Aug 2020

Delhi: Suicidal woman mails UK PM, cops avert tragedy

The Delhi Police raced against time on Wednesday to reach a woman, who e-mailed United Kingdom Prime Minister Boris Johnson, about her suicidal intentions.

Kerala nurse on death penalty in Yemen recounts horrid tale

26 Aug 2020

Kerala nurse on death penalty in Yemen recounts horrid tale

Last week, Nimisha Priya made headlines after she was handed the death sentence for killing her "husband," a Yemeni national, and chopping his body into pieces.

First five Rafale jets enroute India: All details here

27 Jul 2020

First five Rafale jets enroute India: All details here

Years after India inked a deal with France for 36 Rafale jets, the first lot of five jets took off from Merignac airbase in Bordeaux today, ushering in a new phase in bilateral ties of both countries.

It's home: Persecuted in Afghanistan, 11 Sikhs arrive in Delhi

27 Jul 2020

It's home: Persecuted in Afghanistan, 11 Sikhs arrive in Delhi

Eleven Sikhs from Afghanistan reached Delhi on Sunday, four months after a barbaric attack at a gurudwara in Kabul killed 27.

Coronavirus: 76 Indians, 36 foreigners evacuated from China's Wuhan

27 Feb 2020

Coronavirus: 76 Indians, 36 foreigners evacuated from China's Wuhan

An Indian Air Force aircraft on Thursday evacuated 112 people from the Chinese city of Wuhan, which is the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak.

Two passengers at Kolkata airport, suspected of coronavirus, isolated

13 Feb 2020

Two passengers at Kolkata airport, suspected of coronavirus, isolated

Authorities at Kolkata's Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport detected two suspected cases of coronavirus on Thursday.

Coronavirus: 324 Indians evacuated from China; 6 left behind

01 Feb 2020

Coronavirus: 324 Indians evacuated from China; 6 left behind

Early Saturday morning, a special Air India flight flew 324 Indians to Delhi from the Chinese city of Wuhan, the epicenter of the deadly coronavirus outbreak.

Air India flight to bring back 400 Indians from China

31 Jan 2020

Air India flight to bring back 400 Indians from China

India will soon bring back around 400 Indians from China's Wuhan, which has been reeling under a deadly coronavirus outbreak.

Coronavirus: Government monitoring well-being of Indian students stuck in China

26 Jan 2020

Coronavirus: Government monitoring well-being of Indian students stuck in China

Minister of External Affairs S Jaishankar on Sunday said that the Indian embassy in Beijing is "constantly checking" on the Indian students still stuck in China, where a coronavirus outbreak has exploded over the past month.

Man wanted Ram temple in Mecca; Saudi Police arrested him

25 Dec 2019

Man wanted Ram temple in Mecca; Saudi Police arrested him

Recently, a Karnataka man was arrested in Saudi Arabia for allegedly posting blasphemous messages online.

Government of India issues travel advisory for Turkey

23 Oct 2019

Government of India issues travel advisory for Turkey

Indians traveling to Turkey have been advised by the government to exercise caution. On Wednesday, the Indian Embassy in Turkey issued a travel advisory and told them they can contact Indian missions if they need any assistance.

BJP's Shazia Ilmi confronts anti-India protesters in Seoul

18 Aug 2019

BJP's Shazia Ilmi confronts anti-India protesters in Seoul

BJP leader Shazia Ilmi took on protesters in South Korea's capital Seoul, who were carrying Pakistan's flags and raising anti-India slogans on Friday.

Ansari's homecoming to rescuing people: How Sushma Swaraj touched lives

07 Aug 2019

Ansari's homecoming to rescuing people: How Sushma Swaraj touched lives

She opened the doors of external affairs ministry for the common man, she showed how to use social media for solving citizens' woes, and she set an example for all.

After India's Balakot strike, Pakistani terrorists being trained in Afghanistan

07 Jul 2019

After India's Balakot strike, Pakistani terrorists being trained in Afghanistan

Pakistan-based terror organizations, Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) and Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), have reportedly shifted their cadres to Afghanistan following the Indian Air Force's airstrikes on terror camps in Pakistan's Balakot.

5 Indians among 50 dead in New Zealand terror attack

17 Mar 2019

5 Indians among 50 dead in New Zealand terror attack

The Indian High Commission in New Zealand has confirmed that five Indians died in the terror attack which happened on Friday.

Address global concerns on cross-border terror: India, US to Pakistan

13 Mar 2019

Address global concerns on cross-border terror: India, US to Pakistan

India and the US yesterday called on Pakistan to address global concerns regarding terrorism, including that emanating from across the border.

Raising 'Khalistan Zindabad' slogans, Sikh separatists hold protest in US

27 Jan 2019

Raising 'Khalistan Zindabad' slogans, Sikh separatists hold protest in US

A small group of Sikh separatists held a protest in front of the Indian Embassy in Washington during which they tried to burn the tricolour on the Republic Day, a move slammed by local Sikh community.

Bomb blast kills Indian in Afghanistan, MEA condemns 'cowardly attack'

15 Jan 2019

Bomb blast kills Indian in Afghanistan, MEA condemns 'cowardly attack'

An Indian national was among those killed in the terror attack in Afghanistan's capital yesterday, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said and called for the perpetrators of the assault as well as those who provide them shelter to be brought to justice expeditiously.

Indian, who went missing, held for entering Saudi without documents

08 Jan 2019

Indian, who went missing, held for entering Saudi without documents

A UAE-based Indian man has been jailed in Saudi Arabia for entering the kingdom without proper documents, a media report said today.

#MikaSinghControversy: Daler Mehndi confirms brother's bail in molestation case

09 Dec 2018

#MikaSinghControversy: Daler Mehndi confirms brother's bail in molestation case

Bollywood singer Mika Singh, who was arrested in Dubai in a molestation case, has got a bail, confirmed his brother Daler Mehndi.

Mika's spokesperson on molestation case: Truth will be out soon

08 Dec 2018

Mika's spokesperson on molestation case: Truth will be out soon

Controversy's favorite child Mika Singh had another brush with the law lately in Dubai after he was detained for allegedly molesting a teenage model there.

#G20Summit: Modi meets Chilean President, discusses ways to deepen partnership

01 Dec 2018

#G20Summit: Modi meets Chilean President, discusses ways to deepen partnership

Prime Minister Narendra Modi yesterday met Chilean President Sebastian Pinera on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Buenos Aires and discussed ways to enhance cooperation in several areas of mutual interests.

#LionAirCrash: Body of Indian pilot who captained the flight identified

25 Nov 2018

#LionAirCrash: Body of Indian pilot who captained the flight identified

Indonesian authorities have identified the body of Bhavye Suneja, the Indian pilot who captained the ill-fated Lion Air flight that crashed into the sea on October 29, killing all 188 people who were on board.

Indo-Sino defense, security dialogue: Officials agree to augment military exchanges

15 Nov 2018

Indo-Sino defense, security dialogue: Officials agree to augment military exchanges

Top officials of India and China held the 9th Annual Defense and Security Dialogue in Beijing after a year's gap due to the Doklam standoff, as both countries agreed to enhance military exchanges.

China's ICBC sets up $200mn-fund for investing in Indian MSMEs

13 Nov 2018

China's ICBC sets up $200mn-fund for investing in Indian MSMEs

The Indian unit of China's largest bank, the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC), has set up $200mn fund for investing in Indian Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs).

Sikh-Americans seek PM Modi's help over Kartarpur Sahib Corridor

30 Oct 2018

Sikh-Americans seek PM Modi's help over Kartarpur Sahib Corridor

A Sikh American organization sought Prime Minister Narendra Modi's help in opening the Kartarpur Sahib corridor.

Indian Embassy in US to start Hindi, Sanskrit classes

13 Oct 2018

Indian Embassy in US to start Hindi, Sanskrit classes

Aiming at promoting Hindi and Sanskrit in the United States, the Indian Embassy in Washington has announced to start free weekly classes for the two languages soon.

US celebrates 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi

03 Oct 2018

US celebrates 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi

Kicking off the 150th birth anniversary celebrations of Mahatma Gandhi, hundreds of people gathered in cities across the US to celebrate the birthday of the apostle of peace, with speakers describing his preaching of non-violence as more than ever relevant in today's world.

China celebrates 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi

02 Oct 2018

China celebrates 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi

Mahatma Gandhi's popular quotes and bhajans resonated today in the sprawling Chaoyang Park in Central Beijing where people from all walks of life gathered to commemorate his 150th birth anniversary.

Swaraj unveils Mahatma Gandhi's bust at Indian Embassy in Vietnam

27 Aug 2018

Swaraj unveils Mahatma Gandhi's bust at Indian Embassy in Vietnam

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today unveiled the bust of Mahatma Gandhi at the Embassy of India in the Vietnamese capital, Hanoi.

Sushma Swaraj arrives in Vietnam to deepen bilateral strategic cooperation

27 Aug 2018

Sushma Swaraj arrives in Vietnam to deepen bilateral strategic cooperation

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj yesterday arrived in the Vietnamese capital, Hanoi, on the first leg of her four-day two-nation tour, which aims at deepening India's strategic cooperation with Vietnam and Cambodia.

Indian among three foreigners shot dead by terrorists in Kabul

02 Aug 2018

Indian among three foreigners shot dead by terrorists in Kabul

Three foreigners working for the global food services company Sodexo, including an Indian, were abducted and killed by terrorists in Kabul today.

Blast near US, Indian embassies in China, no casualties

26 Jul 2018

Blast near US, Indian embassies in China, no casualties

A blast ripped through the area outside the US embassy in Beijing this morning. The Indian embassy is located nearby.

India to shut down camp-office in Nepal on August 1

25 Jul 2018

India to shut down camp-office in Nepal on August 1

India yesterday said a camp-office of its embassy in Nepal's Biratnagar will be officially closed from August 1 as per the request made by the Nepalese Government.

US: Afghan-Embassy holds memorial-service for Hindus, Sikhs killed in Afghanistan

17 Jul 2018

US: Afghan-Embassy holds memorial-service for Hindus, Sikhs killed in Afghanistan

The Afghan Embassy in Washington held a memorial service on Sunday for the members of the minority communities of Hindus and Sikhs killed recently in a terrorist attack in Afghanistan.

1,500 Indians on Kailash Mansarovar Yatra stranded in Nepal landslides

03 Jul 2018

1,500 Indians on Kailash Mansarovar Yatra stranded in Nepal landslides

More than 1,500 Indian pilgrims on their way to Kailash Mansarovar are stranded in Nepal after landslides caused by heavy rains.

Indians in US jail: Nikki Haley wants matter "resolved"

28 Jun 2018

Indians in US jail: Nikki Haley wants matter "resolved"

The Delhi Sikh Gurudwara Management Committee (DSGMC) took up the issue of 52 Indians languishing in a detention center in Oregon when US Envoy to the UN Nikki Haley visited the Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib in Delhi today.