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PM Sharif summons diplomats back to Pak after Eid celebrations  Jun 26, 11:53 am
Lahore, June 26 (ANI): In view of the changing regional situation, Pakistan's Information Minister Pervaiz Rashid has said that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has summoned all Pakistani diplomats stationed abroad to Islamabad after Eidul Fitr.
JD (U) dubs separatists attending iftar at Pak High Commission as 'diplomatic failure'  Jun 25, 9:25 am
Patna, June 25 (ANI): The Janata Dal (United) on Saturday dubbed the Kashmiri separatist leaders attending an 'iftar' party hosted by the Pakistan High Commission here as a 'diplomatic failure' and lashed out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for extending a hand of friendship to Pakistan.
FICCI business delegation to join 2016 edition of FICCI-IIFA Global Business Forum in Madrid  Jun 22, 6:34 pm
New Delhi, June 22 (ANI): Coinciding with completion of 60 years of diplomatic relations between India and Spain, FICCI, in partnership with International Indian Film Academy(IIFA) and Spain Chamber of Commerce(SCC), is organizing 10th edition of Global Business Forum on June 24, 2016 in Madrid.
Islamabad only opposed to 'exclusive membership' of NSG for India: Pak diplomat  Jun 22, 10:17 am
Lahore, June 22 (ANI): A day ahead of the crucial Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) meet in Seoul over India and Pakistan's membership in the elite group, Pakistan's former permanent representative at the United Nations in Geneva Zamir Akram said, that Islamabad was only opposed to the "exclusive membership" of India.
Torkham row: Afghanistan asks US to pressurize Pak to step back   Jun 16, 1:42 pm
Kabul, June 16 (ANI): As the standoff between Afghanistan and Pakistan continues over the Torkham border issue, the Afghan government has asked the U.S to put pressure on Islamabad to step back and let diplomatic efforts resolve the dispute.
Delhi: Vietnamese diplomat booked for rash driving  Jun 14, 4:00 pm
New Delhi, June 14 (ANI): The Delhi Police on Tuesday filed an FIR against a diplomat from Vietnam on charges of rash and negligent driving.
Stop playing with fire in South China Sea, Chinese diplomat tells Philippines  Jun 11, 5:10 pm
London, June 11 (ANI): Chinese Ambassador to Britain Liu Xiaoming has urged Philippines to return to a negotiated solution and some countries from outside the region to "stop playing with fire" regarding the South China Sea.
Citizen deportation row ends between France and Pakistan  Jun 11, 3:25 pm
ISLAMABAD, Jun 11 (ANI): France's deputy ambassador and the European Union envoy held a meeting with Pakistan's interior secretary on Friday, to solve the diplomatic row between the two countries over deportation of a Pakistani citizen for criminal activity.
NSG membership: Pak seeks support from Russia, South Korea, New Zealand  Jun 9, 4:27 pm
Karachi, June 9 (ANI): In order to mobilise support for the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) membership, Pakistan has maintained its diplomatic push after the United States backed India's bid to join the 48-nation club of nuclear trading countries.
Pakistanis living abroad face 'property- grab` back home  Jun 9, 1:51 pm
Islamabad, June 9 (ANI): Almost 10 million Pakistanis, who are living abroad, lack support from the country's diplomatic missions in their respective countries and have to suffer many problems like land grabbing of properties back home, a report submitted by a Senate Standing Committee on Overseas Pakistanis and Human Resource Development says.
Ensure fishermen are allowed to peacefully pursue their livelihood: Jayalalithaa urges PM  Jun 7, 2:34 pm
New Delhi, June 7 (ANI): Asserting that the situation at sea remains precarious with the continued offensive acts of the Sri Lankan Navy, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa on Tuesday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to urgently direct the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) to use diplomatic channels to ensure that Indian fishermen are allowed to peacefully pursue their livelihood in their traditional fishing waters.
Parrikar assures full support of defence items to Indian Private Sector  Jun 6, 3:44 pm
New Delhi, June 6 (ANI): Composite Indian defence delegation today met with Vietnamese industrial counterpart in presence of Manohar Parrikar, Defence Minister of India and General Ngo Xuan Lich, Vice Minister of Defence, Vietnam. This meeting gained significance as both countries are celebrating 45 years of diplomatic relations and 10 years of strategic partnership, with defence sector being the major sector contributing towards this partnership.
Nepal Govt. seemingly in no hurry to name new envoy to India  May 19, 1:53 pm
Kathmandu, May 19(ANI): Nepal government, who on May 6 recalled its Ambassador to India Deep Kumar Upadhyay, seems to be in no hurry to name a new envoy to New Delhi, one of the most challenging diplomatic outpost for Kathmandu.
US Senate passes bill allowing 9/11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia  May 18, 12:45 pm
Washington, May 18 (ANI): The US Senate approved legislation that would allow 9/11 victims and their relatives to sue Saudi Arabia over its possible role in the 2001 attacks, a bill which could escalate a diplomatic firestorm between the two nations.
Will quit public life if allegations are proved: ex-Nepal envoy to India  May 16, 12:07 pm
Kathmandu, May 16 (ANI): Nepal's former Ambassador to India, Deep Kumar Upadhyay, who was recalled by the government from the Nepali diplomatic mission in New Delhi, challenged Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli- led government to prove allegations leveled against him.
Recalling was political decision, did my best to strengthen Nepal-India ties: Upadhyay  May 15, 5:33 pm
Kathmandu, May 15 (ANI): Nepal's former Ambassador to India, Deep Kumar Upadhyay, who was recalled by the government from the Nepali diplomatic mission in New Delhi, has said that he had nothing to say about the political decision to recall him.
US-India military ties growing fast, says U.S. Consul General  May 14, 11:13 am
Agartala (Tripura), May 14 (ANI): Bilateral military ties between the United States and India are developing very fast and challenges faced by the world's two biggest democracies are naturally alike, said a visiting American diplomat here.
My removal a prerogative of Nepal Govt.: Ex-Indian envoy Upadhyay   May 10, 5:51 pm
New Delhi, May 10 (ANI): Confirming that he had on Monday received an official communication from the Government of Nepal stating that he was relieved of his diplomatic responsibilities, former Nepal Ambassador to India Deep Upadhyay on Tuesday said it is the government's prerogative as he was appointed by the previous regime, adding the new dispensation has its own priorities and thinking.
Peru gets a taste of India  May 8, 10:43 am
Lima, May 8 (ANI): Peru's capital Lima got a taste of contemporary Indian poetry with recitation of poems by Indian poet diplomat Abhay K at the House of Peruvian Literature ( Casa de la Literatura Peruana).
US suggests India, Pak to pursue 'closer counter-terrorism' cooperation  May 6, 9:51 am
Washington D.C., May. 6 (ANI): Maintaining their diplomatic streak over India and Pakistan, the United States has called on both nations to pursue closer counter-terrorism cooperation as it would 'benefit' the regions which have been marred by terrorism.
US diplomat discusses extremism issue with Bangladeshi officials  May 4, 6:31 pm
Dhaka, May 4(ANI): U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs Nisha Desai Biswal on Wednesday held discussions with senior Bangladesh Foreign Ministry officials on combating terrorism and extremism.
Indian poet-diplomat invited to recite poems at House of the Peruvian Literature  May 3, 4:05 pm
New Delhi, May 3 (ANI): In a special moment for Indian poetry and literature, House of the Peruvian Literature ( Casa de la Literatura Peruana ) in Peru's capital Lima has invited Indian poet-diplomat Abhay K to recite his poems and have a literary dialogue with the Peruvian poet Oscar Limache on May 5.
UN panel exaggerated number of visits by two North Korean diplomats: Pak   May 1, 12:37 pm
Islamabad, May 1 (ANI): The Pakistani officials have claimed that a United Nations panel grossly exaggerated the number of visits by two North Korean diplomats to Pakistan, which internationally raised concerns about the motive of their frequent trips.
UNSC discusses fifth set of UN sanctions for North Korea  Apr 30, 1:40 pm
New York, Apr.30 (ANI):United Nations Security Council diplomats are reportedly negotiating a draft statement that would push for tougher sanctions on North Korea to be enforced worldwide after Pyongyang's latest test firing of medium range missiles.
ED seeks MEA's assistance to bring back Mallya  Apr 21, 12:56 pm
New Delhi, Apr.21 (ANI): The Enforcement Directorate has written to the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) seeking assistance in bringing back liquor baron Vijay Mallya to India through diplomatic channels.