Tag: Ministry Of External Affairs

India, Tajikistan vow to combat terrorism, reject double standards in countering it
India, Tajikistan vow to combat terrorism, reject double standards in countering it

Both sides exchanged global and regional terror threat assessment. They called for an expeditious finalisation and adoption of the Comprehensive Convention on International Terrorism within the UN framework, the statement said.

  • Tuesday, 20 September 2022
India, Singapore to work together against terror, transitional crime
India, Singapore to work together against terror, transitional crime

A statement issued by the Ministry of External Affairs said: "As strategic partners, India and Singapore strongly condemned terrorism in all its forms including cross-border terrorism and stressed the need to enhance international cooperation to combat terrorism in a comprehensive manner."

  • Sunday, 22 May 2022
Russia-Ukraine War
All Indian Students Moved Out Of Ukraine's Sumy: MEA

Humanitarian corridor for evacuation of stranded people has been announced in various parts of Ukraine from 10 am on March 8. Considering the security situation, establishment of the next humanitarian corridor is uncertain, the advisory said.

  • Wednesday, 09 March 2022
No Hostage Crisis In Ukraine, Says MEA

"We have not received any reports of any hostage situation regarding any student. We have requested support of the Ukrainian authorities in arranging special trains for taking out students from Kharkiv and neighbouring areas to the western part of the country.

  • Thursday, 03 March 2022
No Date Decided Yet For Next India-China Corps Commander-Level Talks: MEA
No Date Decided Yet For Next India-China Corps Commander-Level Talks: MEA

The 14th round of India-China Corps Commander-level talks were held on January 12 at the Chushul-Moldo meeting point.

  • Thursday, 03 February 2022
MEA Aims To Open 'Passport Seva Kendra' In Every LS Constituency
MEA Aims To Open 'Passport Seva Kendra' In Every LS Constituency

The PSP-V2.0 is a continuation and enhancement of PSP-V1.0, an e-Governance instrument, which introduced "unprecedented transformation" in delivery of passport related services to citizens, the ministry added.

  • Saturday, 08 January 2022
12 labourers from Khurda trapped in Oman

Bhubaneswar: Once again 12 Odia labourers have been left stranded in foreign shores and are unable to return home as their Visas have expired since October 2017. The matter came to light after the labourers stranded in Oman recorded their plight in a short video and pleaded for help from their families back home. “Nobody […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021
India should nurture healthy relation with its neighbours: Katju

Bhubaneswar: Praising Prime minister Narendra Modi’s ‘Make in India’ campaign and the recent stand against Pakistan, former secretary in the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA), Vivek Katju said it is the need of the hour India should nurture good relations with its neighbours.

  • Friday, 16 July 2021
India-EU summit to be held on October 6

New Delhi: India will host the 14th India-EU Summit on October 6 which will be attended by European Council President Donald Franciszek Tusk and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, it was announced on Friday. Tusk and Juncker, who will visit India from October 5 to 7, will be accompanied by a high-level delegation including European […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
India focused on providing humanitarian assistance to Rohingyas

New Delhi: India on Friday said its focus is on providing humanitarian assistance to displaced Rohingyas under “Operation Insaniyat”. On reports of discovering “mass graves of Rohingya Hindus”, Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said: “We have seen press reports about these graves and have also seen the statement issued by State Councillor’s […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
Dawood- Hafiz Saeed
No extradition request with MEA for Dawood, Hafiz Saeed: RTI

New Delhi: The Ministry of External Affairs has said it has not received any request so far for extradition of 26/11 Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed and 1993 Mumbai bombings accused Dawood Ibrahim from the agencies probing them. The ministry was responding to an RTI query filed by a PTI Bhasha correspondent seeking information on […]

  • Monday, 28 June 2021
India, ASEAN vow to step up ties in maritime sector, boost connectivity

New Delhi: India and ASEAN have resolved to strengthen ties by deepening cooperation in the maritime sector and boosting connectivity. The two sides made the affirmations at the 21st ASEAN-India Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM) held here on April 11-12, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said. The meeting was co-chaired by Vijay Thakur Singh, SOM […]

  • Sunday, 02 May 2021
Fake recruitment: Indian Embassy Issues Warning

Doha: The Indian Embassy in Doha has issued a notification warning job seekers to be wary of fake recruiting agents in Qatar, the media reported on Monday. The embassy said in a Twitter post on Sunday: “Please do not trust any recruiting agent who promises you a job in Qatar on a business/visit visa. Please do […]

  • Saturday, 01 May 2021
US Secretary Mike Pompeo meets PM Modi

New Delhi: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met Prime Minister Narendra Modi here on Wednesday morning in his country’s first high-level engagement with India after Modi returned to power with a thumping election victory. Spokesperson Raveesh Kumar of the External Affairs Ministry tweeted: “Working together to further deepen our strategic partnership. Pompeo called on […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021
OTV Impact: Nine Odia labourers stranded in Dubai return to India

Bhubaneswar: Almost a month after OTV telecast showing plight of ten Odia labourers stranded in Dubai, nine of them were brought back to India with the help of Ministry of External Affairs. Union Ministers Dharmendra Pradhan, Pratap Sarangi and other BJP leaders of Odisha today welcomed the rescued labourers in New Delhi today. Sources said, […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021