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London, Mar.4 (ANI): Former Pakistani diplomat Hussain Haqqani has advised his country not to seek parity with India and to look after its own needs and interests to ensure both progress and stability.
New Sri Lanka regime recalls Rajapaksa Government political appointees in overseas missions Feb 17, 1:35 pm
Colombo, Feb.17 (ANI): The President Maithripala Sirisena-led government in Sri Lanka has predictably recalled all political appointees of the previous Mahinda Rajapaksa regime holding diplomatic positions overseas.
No one sure how long Ukraine ceasefire will last Feb 13, 12:58 pm
New Delhi, Feb.13 (ANI): Diplomatic efforts by Germany and France to stave-off a spiraling crisis in eastern Ukraine has paved the way for a ceasefire, but nobody is sure how long this truce will last.
New Delhi, Feb. 11 (ANI): Singapore President Tony Tan Keng Yam inaugurated the first ever exhibition on the Peranakan Chinese in New Delhi as a part of his four-day visit to commemorate 50 years of diplomatic relations between the two countries.
PM Modi meets Singapore President Feb 9, 1:56 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 9 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Singapore President Tony Tan Keng Yam, who is presently in the national capital to commemorate the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations between the two countries, on Monday.
Pak diplomat Jalil Abbas Jilani urges US to pressurize India to embrace counterterrorism proposal Feb 9, 12:49 pm
Washington, Feb 09 (ANI): Jalil Abbas Jilani, the top Pakistani diplomat in Washington, has urged the US to pressurize India into acknowledging Islamabad's economic and counterterrorism proposal in order to ensure peace in South Asia.
World leaders in new diplomatic push to end Ukraine conflict Feb 6, 4:09 pm
London, Feb 06 (ANI): In an effort to bring an end to renewed fighting in eastern Ukraine, French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel held urgent meeting in the Ukrainian capital, Kiev while US Secretary of State John Kerry who is also in Kiev said that the U.S. wanted a diplomatic solution.
Dhaka deports Pak diplomat over fraud charges Feb 5, 12:08 pm
Karachi, Feb 05 (ANI): Bangladesh has reportedly declared a Pakistani High Commission official based in Dhaka as persona non grata and has asked him to leave the country in a fresh diplomatic row.
Beijing, Feb. 2 (ANI): Affirming their support for efforts to seek a comprehensive and long-term solution to the Iranian nuclear issue through political and diplomatic means, India, China and Russia on Monday welcomed the extension of negotiations between P5+1 and Iran, and hoped that the two sides intensify diplomatic efforts with a view to reaching a comprehensive agreement at an early date.
Top Pak diplomat Aziz warns of arms race in South Asia post India-US nuclear agreement Jan 30, 12:02 pm
Karachi, Jan 30 (ANI): Pakistani Prime Minister's Adviser on National Security and Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz has warned of a renewed arms race in South Asia following a nuclear trade breakthrough between the United States and India.
Room for optimism in Indo-US ties Jan 30, 11:35 am
New Delhi, Jan.30 (ANI): A former Indian diplomat believes there is room for being optimistic about the future progress of India-US summit-level decisions taken during the recent visit of President Barack Obama to New Delhi.
Cuba seeks Guantanamo Bay as 'pre-condition' for normalizing diplomatic ties with US Jan 29, 12:01 pm
London, Jan 29 (ANI): Cuba has reportedly demanded the Guantanamo Bay military base back from the United States before diplomatic relations are normalised with Washington.
Fidel Castro ends silence on thaw in US-Cuba relations Jan 28, 12:45 pm
Wellington, Jan 28 (ANI): Breaking a long and speculation-arousing silence on Cuba's attempts to re-establish diplomatic ties with the United States, former ruler Fidel Castro has reportedly said that although he still distrusts Washington but he would not reject a "peaceful resolution" to conflicts and the perils of war.
San Francisco (US), Jan.27(ANI): Former diplomat and artist Placido D'Souza has expressed his sorrow over the passing away of well known cartoonist R.K. Laxman, whom he described as a good friend and a man who had helped him in many ways.
Haridwar, Jan. 24 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said US President Barack Obama's warning to Pakistan to keep a check on their terror cells is a result of India's diplomatic approach under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
U.S. claims coalition has knocked off half of top IS command in 6,000 militants toll Jan 23, 2:09 pm
Washington, Jan 23 (ANI): The U.S. led coalition fighting the Islamic State (IS) militant group in Iraq and Syria has killed more than 6,000 fighters including half of the top command of the group, said U.S. diplomatic officials.
Jaipur, Jan.23 (ANI): 'The Seduction of Delhi', a collection of poems by diplomat-author Abhay K, was launched this week at the Jaipur Literature Festival here. The book was launched by noted Indian poet Arvind Krishna Mehrotra.
First round of 'historic' US-Cuba talks ends on positive note Jan 23, 11:54 am
London, Jan 23 (ANI): The two-day-long "historic high-level talks" between the United States and Cuba have concluded with both sides agreeing to meet again.
Jaipur, Jan. 22 (ANI): The Seduction of Delhi, a collection of poems by poet-diplomat Abhay K was launched today at the Jaipur Literature Festival by the doyen of Indian English Poetry Arvind Krishna Mehrotra who delivered keynote address earlier today at the opening of the Jaipur Literature Festival on Poetic Imagination along with Vijay Seshadri, Pulitzer Prize winning poet.
Washington, Jan 17 (ANI): A senior Russian diplomat said that at least 800 Russians are fighting alongside the Islamic State group.
Diplomat Abhay K's book 'The Seduction of Delhi' to be launched at Jaipur Literature Festival Jan 10, 2:45 pm
New Delhi, Jan.10 (ANI): The new book The Seduction of Delhi by diplomat-author Abhay K is set for launch on January 21 in Jaipur. The launch has been organised by the Jaipur Literature Festival.
Atul Khare named head of UN Department of Field Support Jan 8, 12:56 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 8 (ANI): Senior Indian diplomat Atul Khare has been named by Secretary General Ban Ki-moon as the head of the UN department that provides dedicated support to peacekeeping missions around the world, making him one of the highest ranking Indian officials in the world body.
Beijing, Jan 02 (ANI): A senior Chinese diplomat has said that the country will form a new type of relationship with the United States, with Asia as "the starting point".
Recollections of a Communicator: An era has come to an end with passing away of George Verghese Jan 1, 4:41 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 1 (ANI): Noted journalist B. G. Verghese , who passed away two days ago was cremated at the electric crematorium this morning amidst a gathering which included Finance and Information Minister Arun Jaitley, his colleagues and admirers which included senior media persons, diplomats, civil servants and noted artistes.
'Pak will come to right path one day', says Rajnath Jan 1, 11:33 am
New Delhi, Jan. 1 (ANI): Reacting to reports of fresh ceasefire violations by Pakistan in the Samba Sector of Jammu and Kashmir, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday said that diplomats of both the nations are holding regular talks over the issue and added that he was sure that the country would come to the right path one day.
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