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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.
NDA govt. moving in right direction on Mallya, says BJP  Apr 16, 11:30 am
New Delhi, Apr.16 (ANI): After the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) suspended the diplomatic passport of liquor baron Vijay Mallya, the Bharatiya Janata Party on Saturday said the government is moving in the right direction, adding that Mallya would be punished for taking away the money of the poor and the downtrodden.
MEA revokes Mallya's passport for 'wilful non-compliance' to legal process (UPdate)  Apr 15, 5:16 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 15 (ANI): Acting swiftly on the Enforcement Directorate's demand, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Friday suspended the diplomatic passport of liquor baron Vijay Mallya, who failed to appear before the investigating authority under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA), which is "tantamount to wilful non-compliance to legal process".
Vijay Mallya's passport suspended by MEA  Apr 15, 5:12 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 15 (ANI): Acting on the Enforcement Directorate's (ED) request, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Friday suspended the diplomatic passport of liquor baron Vijay Mallya with immediate effect for a period of four weeks, under Section 10-A of the Passports Act.
Strange 'diplomat' Basit is making undiplomatic statement: RK Singh  Apr 9, 12:26 pm
New Delhi, April.9 (ANI): Former home secretary R.K. Singh on Saturday criticised Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit for asserting that the India-Pakistan Comprehensive Bilateral Dialogue has been suspended at present. He said it is strange to see that a diplomat making such an 'undiplomatic' remark.
US ends case against former diplomat accused of spying for Pak  Mar 23, 1:41 pm
Karachi, Mar.23 (ANI): The United States Justice Department closed its espionage investigation into a former American diplomat, who had been accused of spying for Pakistan, her lawyer said on Monday.
Pak diplomat visa row: Indian envoy summoned  Mar 16, 1:54 pm
New Delhi, Mar.16 (ANI): Indian envoy Gautam Bambawale was summoned in Islamabad to formally record a protest today, after five Delhi-based Pakistan diplomats were denied visa by New Delhi to travel to Kolkata for the upcoming World T20 match between the two neighbouring countries.
MOU between Indo-Pak coast guard, maritime security agency extended  Feb 26, 8:19 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 26 (ANI): The MOU between Indian Coast Guard (ICG) and Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA) has been extended by mutual consent through diplomatic channels for the period of further five years from 17 March 2016.
Energy a crucial part of India's diplomatic equation: Indian HC to Aus  Feb 10, 8:55 am
Sydney, Feb. 10 (ANI): Asserting that the India-Australia energy dialogue had been a productive exchange, Indian High Commissioner to Australia Navdeep Suri said that energy was a very crucial part of India's diplomatic equation and also commended the role of Union Minister of State (independent charge) for Coal, Power and New and Renewable Energy Piyush Goyal's role in the dialogues.
Indo-Pak 'rail communication' agreement extended  Jan 29, 10:20 am
New Delhi, Jan. 29 (ANI): The Agreement between India and Pakistan relating to rail communication has been extended by mutual consent through diplomatic channels for the period of three years from 19 January 2016 to 18 January 2019.
Blaming only 'Pak Army' for deteriorating ties is wrong: Sandeep Dikshit  Jan 14, 11:10 am
New Delhi, Jan. 14 (ANI): Congress leader Sandeep Dikshit on Thursday said it is not right to blame only the 'Pakistan Army' for deteriorating relations between New Delhi and Islamabad, adding that the Pakistan diplomats are constantly trying to portray India in bad light at the international forum.
Pak to extend support to S.Arabia on counter-terrorism  Jan 8, 2:04 pm
Islamabad, Jan. 8(ANI): Pakistan has assured Saudi Arabia of support after the diplomatic tensions between Iran and Saudi Arabia escalated in response to an arson attack on Saudi embassy in Tehran.
Iran accuses Saudi Arabia of 'airstrikes' on its embassy in Yemen  Jan 8, 10:31 am
London, Jan. 8 (ANI): Iran has slammed Saudi Arabia for carrying out airstrikes against the Iranian embassy in Yemen saying that the attack has left scores of guards injured and that the diplomatic building had faced major damages.