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Hyderabad (Talangana) [India], Apr 29 (ANI): An FIR was registered on Saturday after an employer in Dubai demanded Rs.14,000 riyal from a woman to return her sister, who was allegedly sent to Saudi Arabia by a local agent in Hyderabad to work as a nurse.

Sri Lankan Prime Minister to meet PM Modi today
Updated: Apr 26, 2017 10:43 IST

New Delhi [India], Apr 26 (ANI): Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremsinghe, who arrived in the national capital yesterday on a five-day visit, will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi and hold bilateral talks today.

New Delhi [India], Apr 20 (ANI): Commenting on the death sentence issued to alleged Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav, defence experts on Thursday said it was crucial for India and Pakistan to follow appropriate protocol, rather than getting 'emotionally influenced'.

New Delhi [India], Apr 19 (ANI): With a view to discuss the current turbulent situation in Jammu and Kashmir, Home Minister Rajnath Singh, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, Information and Broadcasting Minister Venkaiah Naidu and Minister of State in the Prime Minister's office Jitendra Singh on Wednesday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

New Delhi [India], Apr 18 (ANI): United States National Security Advisor Lieutenant General HR McMaster is in Delhi to hold talks with his Indian counterpart Ajit Doval.

New Delhi [India], Apr 18 (ANI): Nepal President Bidya Devi Bhandari will hold meetings with President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi today.

Muktsar (Punjab) [India] Apr 17 (ANI): A son from Muktsar in Punjab has appealed to the India Government to use all its might and resources to save his father, who has been languishing in a Pakistan jail since 1971.

New Delhi [India], Apr 16 (ANI): Amidst the ongoing tussle between New Delhi and Islamabad following the death sentence to alleged Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav, the Congress Party on Sunday stated it is impossible for him to get justice in Pakistan.

Bhubaneswar (Orissa) [India], April. 15 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday arrived here amid massive fanfare for the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) two-day national executive meeting.

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Apr. 14 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) two-day national executive meeting will begin in Bhubaneswar from Saturday. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP veterans L.K. Advani and M.M. Joshi will be among those joining the deliberations.

New Delhi [India], Apr.13 (ANI): The Congress Party on Thursday said the death sentence awarded to Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav is a calculated game played by Pakistan and expressed disappointment over the fact that Prime Minister Narendra Modi did not handle this matter with the seriousness it deserved.

Indians held by pirates in Somalia rescued
Updated: Apr 13, 2017 02:38 IST

New Delhi [India], Apr 13 (ANI): Union Minister for External Affairs (EAM) Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday informed that 10 Indians who were working as a crew on a commercial vessel which was hijacked in Somalia by pirates have been rescued.

New Delhi [India], Apr. 12 (ANI): Downplaying reports of seeking assistance of Congress MP Shashi Tharoor in drafting a resolution to be adopted by both the houses of Parliament in condemning death sentence given to alleged Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj took to Twitter stating there was no dearth of talent in her ministry.

New Delhi [India], Apr. 11 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday said that the police report suggests that the Zambian student of the Parul University who was found hanging in his room two days back had committed suicide.

New Delhi [India], Apr. 11 (ANI): Former defence minister A.K. Antony on Tuesday said Pakistan's decision to sentence Kulbhushan Jadhav to death is against all norms and India must strongly convey its consensus to Islamabad.

New Delhi [India], Apr. 11 (ANI): Former Union Home Secretary and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP R.K. Singh on Tuesday, while condemning the death sentence awarded to alleged Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav, said Pakistan might be fabricating the entire story of the latter's trial who actually could be dead and demanded that Islamabad should first show that Jadhav was alive.

Risalpur [Pakistan], Apr. 11 (ANI): In his first statement after announcing of death sentence to alleged Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav, Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said the country's armed forces are fully capable of responding to any threat.

New Delhi [India], Apr.11 (ANI): Following External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj's stern warning to Pakistan on bilateral relations, National Conference (NC) leader Mustafa Kamal spewed a shocker by supporting Pakistan on the Kulbhushan Jadhav sentencing issue saying that it is not correct for India to point fingers at another nation's legal proceedings.

New Delhi [India], Apr 11 (ANI): Dubbing the death sentence awarded to Kulbhushan Jadhav by the Pakistan military court as 'pre-meditated murder', Information and Broadcasting Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu on Tuesday said it is extremely unfortunate that Islamabad is not able to quit its old habits.

New Delhi [India], Apr. 11 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday said Indian citizen Kulbhushan Jadhav, who has been awarded a death sentence by a Pakistani military court martial on concocted charges, is the victim of a plan that seeks to cast aspersions on New Delhi to deflect international attention from Islamabad's well-known record of sponsoring and supporting terrorism.

New Delhi [India], Apr.11 (ANI): Slamming Pakistan military court on issuing the death sentence to Kulbhushan Jadhav, External Affairs Minister, Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday issued a stern warning to Pakistan, saying that Islamabad should be wary of taking such an extreme step as it could result in damaging the bilateral relations between the already hostile neighbors.

New Delhi [India], Apr.11 (ANI): With a united opposition raising the issue of death sentence given to alleged Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav by the military court in Pakistan, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday assured the Lok Sabha that the Centre would do everything possible to ensure that the former gets justice.

New Delhi [India], Apr.11 (ANI): Condemning the death sentence to alleged Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav by the Pakistan military court, the Congress on Tuesday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi and External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj must intervene into the matter and ensure his release.

New Delhi [India], Apr. 8 (ANI): The Delhi Police on Saturday arrested two accused in connection with the brutal assault on a German national.

Hoshiarpur (Punjab) [India], Apr. 8 (ANI): The family of Vikram Juryal have mourned his death in his hometown in Punjab's Hoshiarpur district two days after he was shot dead by two armed masked robbers in Washington State.

New Delhi [India], Apr.8 (ANI): After a 19-year-old German national Benjamin Scolt was allegedly attacked with a sharp weapon in Delhi's Geeta Colony on Saturday, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has ordered the police to provide a report on this and best medical treatment to the victim.

New Delhi [India], Apr. 7 (ANI): In the wake of the lorry attack which took place in central Stockholm on Friday, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj assured that the Indian Embassy officials are safe.

Sushma Swaraj calls on Bangladesh PM Hasina
Updated: Apr 07, 2017 18:20 IST

New Delhi [India], Apr. 7 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Friday met Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in New Delhi.

New Delhi [India], Apr. 7 (ANI): Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will arrive in India on a four-day visit today and will meet External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj.

New Delhi [India], Apr. 6 (ANI): Lilly Singh, who is coming to India this April, is seemingly upset with the Consulate of India in Canada. In a series of tweets put out to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Minister of External Affairs of India Sushma