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MEA spent Rs. 10 lakh on Modi's book launch: RTI

04 Dec 2019

MEA spent Rs. 10 lakh on Modi's book launch: RTI

The Ministry of External Affairs has been chided for delaying the response to an RTI seeking information about the 2018 launch of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's book 'Exam Warriors'.

Sushma Swaraj swiftly vacates government residence, wins netizens' heart

29 Jun 2019

Sushma Swaraj swiftly vacates government residence, wins netizens' heart

About a month after the new Narendra Modi government was sworn in, former Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj has vacated her official residence in central Delhi.

India invited to Islamic nations' conclave after 50 years

23 Feb 2019

India invited to Islamic nations' conclave after 50 years

India has, for the first time in five decades, received an invitation to be the 'guest of honor' at the foreign ministers' conclave of Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) - an organization of powerful Muslim-majority countries.

MJ Akbar defamation: Court reserves order on summoning Priya Ramani

22 Jan 2019

MJ Akbar defamation: Court reserves order on summoning Priya Ramani

On Tuesday, a Delhi court reserved its verdict on whether to summon journalist Priya Ramani as an accused in a defamation case filed by former Union minister MJ Akbar, who the journalist had accused of sexual misconduct.

Imran Khan invites Sidhu for Kartarpur corridor foundation ceremony

24 Nov 2018

Imran Khan invites Sidhu for Kartarpur corridor foundation ceremony

Punjab local bodies minister Navjot Singh Sidhu has been invited by Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan for the foundation-laying ceremony of Pakistan's side of the Kartarpur corridor.

External Affairs Minister Swaraj to visit Qatar, Kuwait from Oct-28

27 Oct 2018

External Affairs Minister Swaraj to visit Qatar, Kuwait from Oct-28

Minister for External Affairs Sushma Swaraj will travel to Qatar and Kuwait from October 28 to 31 in pursuit of India's objective of enhanced engagement with the Gulf region.

Just a reminder: Now-silent personalities once spoke about petrol-price hike

22 May 2018

Just a reminder: Now-silent personalities once spoke about petrol-price hike

The soaring prices of petrol and diesel across India have troubled citizens.

Sushma Swaraj steps in after computer 'separates' elderly couple

14 May 2018

Sushma Swaraj steps in after computer 'separates' elderly couple

Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj came to the rescue of an elderly couple who were selected for the Kailash Mansarovar Yatra, after the husband informed her they were booked in separate batches.

Pakistan examining visa application of Kulbhushan Jadhav's mother

13 Jul 2017

Pakistan examining visa application of Kulbhushan Jadhav's mother

Pakistan is examining India's request for a visa for Kulbhushan Jadhav's mother, Islamabad said.

Swaraj: Pakistan hasn't responded to visa request for Jadhav's mother

10 Jul 2017

Swaraj: Pakistan hasn't responded to visa request for Jadhav's mother

Indian Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj said she still hasn't received an acknowledgement from her Pakistani counterpart Sartaj Aziz over a letter requesting a Pakistani visa for Kulbhushan Yadav's mother.

Singapore PM condemns cross-border terrorism

06 Oct 2016

Singapore PM condemns cross-border terrorism

On his visit to India, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong displayed solidarity with India over the death of 18 soldiers in the globally criticized Uri attack.

Singapore PM Lee Hsien Loong on a five-day India trip

04 Oct 2016

Singapore PM Lee Hsien Loong on a five-day India trip

Lee Hsien Loong, Prime Minister of Singapore arrived in India on 3rd Oct on a five-day visit, the focus of which is to strengthen bilateral ties.

Highly-qualified girl from MP seeks euthanasia from PM

26 Sep 2016

Highly-qualified girl from MP seeks euthanasia from PM

Laxmi Yadav, a specially-abled girl from Madhya Pradesh, wrote to PM Modi seeking euthanasia after being rejected for employment across the state.