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India-Singapore ink key agreements, launch joint postage stamp  Nov 24, 10:42 am
Singapore, Nov. 24 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday signed key Memorandums of Understanding with his Singapore counterpart Lee Hsein Loong and also released a joint stamp to mark the 50 years of diplomatic relation of India and Singapore.
'Diplomatic' Cameron says 'pleased to welcome PM Modi'  Nov 12, 10:52 pm
London, Nov. 12 (ANI): British Prime Minister David Cameron today took a diplomatic stand when posed a question on a ban on Prime Minister Narendra Modi two years ago that barred him from entering the UK and said that he was pleased to welcome him as the latter comes with an enormous mandate from the people of India.
Poet-diplomat Abhay K's 'The Seduction of Delhi' shortlisted for Muse India award  Nov 11, 11:16 am
New Delhi, Nov.11 (ANI): Poet-diplomat Abhay K's book of poems The Seduction of Delhi has been shortlisted for the final round of the Muse India - Satish Verma Young Writer Award 2015.
US votes against removing Cuban embargo for 24th time  Oct 28, 12:18 pm
Johannesburg, Oct 28 (ANI): The United States has, for the 24th time, voted against the UN Assembly resolution calling for an end to the Cuban embargo despite the re-establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries.
Hope India will release 459 Pakistani prisoners after Geeta's return, says diplomat  Oct 26, 1:16 pm
New Delhi, Oct.26, (ANI): Pakistan on Monday appealed to India to release 459 Pakistani prisoners currently in Indian jails after Geeta, the speech and hearing impaired Indian woman living in Pakistan after accidentally crossing the border over a decade ago, arrived here from Karachi.
'India's daughter' Geeta returns home  Oct 26, 11:32 am
New Delhi, Oct. 26 (ANI): Geeta, the speech and hearing impaired Indian woman living in Pakistan after accidentally crossing the border over a decade ago, arrived in New Delhi on Monday and was welcomed by the Indian officials, Pakistan diplomats and her kin to much fanfare.
Jerome Champagne confirms to stand for FIFA presidency  Oct 23, 6:08 pm
London, Oct.23 (ANI): Former french diplomat Jerome Champagne has announced that he will be running to replace under-fire Sepp Blatter as a new FIFA president.
Diplomats share inputs to make Delhi a 'smart city'  Oct 23, 2:37 pm
New Delhi, Oct 23 (ANI): Diplomats from various countries discussed and expressed opinions on making Delhi a better city at a recent meeting organized by the New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC).
India, US capable of shaping future of Asia Pacific: Top American diplomat  Oct 21, 10:42 am
New Delhi, Oct 21 (ANI): India and the US have the ability to shape the future of Asia Pacific, Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs in the US Department of State Nisha Desai Biswal has said.
Hyrbyair Marri says not member of political party, Purdili is representative of the Baloch movement  Oct 9, 9:21 pm
London, Oct. 9 (ANI): London-based Baloch Nationalist leader Nawabzada Hyrbyair Marri on Friday said that Balaach Purdili Baloch is a Baloch political activist from Northern Balochistan (Afghanistan controlled Balochistan) as was representing the Baloch cause not any particular person in India. Hyrbyair Marri said he was looking forward to the day when India would have a clear policy on Balochistan, and insisted that New Delhi needs to diplomatically and morally support the Baloch freedom struggle.
Rajapaksa thinks UN resolution on war crimes against Lanka not a victory  Oct 5, 12:15 pm
Colombo, Oct. 5 (ANI): Sri Lanka's former president Mahinda Rajapaksa has said that even though the United Nations resolution against Sri Lanka on war crimes sponsored by the US without a vote is being hailed as a diplomatic victory, he is unable to share the same view.
Four Australian motorcycle riders are having a time of their life in India  Oct 1, 11:49 am
New Delhi, Oct.1 (ANI): Riding on Enfield bikes, four motorcycle riders led by Rhys Puddycombe, a former Australian diplomat, are riding all their way down south from the north in Leh. They have had some rough conditions - from bad roads to inclement weather, including extreme cold conditions, but have generally managed to brave it all and come out unscathed.
Sinking BJP resorting to offering freebies to stay poll relevant, says JD(U)  Sep 30, 12:57 pm
New Delhi, Sept 30 (ANI): Janata Dal United JD(U) spokesperson and former diplomat Pawan Verma on Wednesday described the Bharatiya Janata Party unit in Bihar as a sinking political ship that was offering freebies to the people of the state to stay poll relevant.
Abhay K appointed India's Deputy High Commissioner to Australia  Sep 28, 3:11 pm
New Delhi, Sept.28 (ANI): Poet-diplomat Abhay K has been appointed as India's Deputy High Commissioner to Australia.
India won't be allowed UNSC permanent membership, Pak media quotes sources as saying  Sep 23, 7:48 pm
New York, Sept.23 (ANI): Pakistan has reportedly prepared a plan of action against any addition of permanent members to the United Nations Security Council (UNSC), high-level diplomatic sources said on Wednesday.
Four Australian motorcyclists undertaking a journey from north to south India  Sep 23, 12:22 pm
New Delhi, Sept.23 (ANI): Four Australians, including former diplomats, are on an epic trip across India - riding Royal Enfield motorcycles - all the way from the Himalayas down to the southern tip of India.
Foreign policy initiatives are now economic partnerships as well in the 21st century, says John Kerry  Sep 22, 7:44 pm
Washington, Sept.22 (ANI): U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Tuesday said foreign policy initiatives being taken in the 21st century were no longer restricted to diplomatic engagement, but have transcended and broadened to include economic partnerships as well.
Kiran Bedi wants Saudi Government to take action against its diplomat  Sep 17, 6:18 pm
New Delhi, Sept.17 (ANI): Kiran Bedi, a former Delhi top cop, on Thursday said the Saudi diplomat who was accused of raping two Nepalese women has been recalled by his country, but added that India should now see what action can be taken against the Saudi diplomat.
Diplomats leaving the country: it's a serious insult, says Swamy  Sep 17, 5:38 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 17 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Thursday said it is a solemn insult that the rape accused diplomats can abscond from India.
Government could blaze a trail by penalising Saudi diplomat, says Jagmati Sangwan  Sep 17, 4:20 pm
New Delhi, Sept.17 (ANI): Women activist Jagmati Sangwan on Thursday said the Indian Government could have set an example by punishing the diplomat who raped the two Nepalese women.
Congress accuses Govt. of compromising on women security  Sep 17, 3:46 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 17 (ANI): The Congress Party on Thursday criticised the NDA Government for permitting Majed Hassan Ashoor, the Saudi Arabian diplomat allegedly accused of sexual assault on two Nepali maids, to depart 'silently', saying it has compromised on women security.
Giving immunity to a rape accused is regrettable, says Brinda Karat  Sep 17, 2:49 pm
New Delhi, Sept 17 (ANI): Communist Party of India (Marxist) polit bureau member Brinda Karat on Thursday said that the Saudi Arabian Embassy had played a very unfortunate role by giving immunity from arrest to its accused diplomat.
Saudi diplomat couldn't be arrested as per Vienna Convention, says RK Singh  Sep 17, 12:13 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 17 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and former home secretary RK Singh on Thursday said the Saudi diplomat, who was accused of raping two Nepali women, had to be let go as per the Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations, adding that going against the convention could have put Indian diplomats serving abroad at risk.
Guragaon rape case: Saudi diplomat leaves India   Sep 17, 10:42 am
New Delhi, Sept.17 (ANI): Saudi diplomat Majed Hassan Ashoor, who was accused of confining and raping two Nepali women who worked as his domestic help, left India on Wednesday.