The BSP’s Satish Chandra Mishra said the situation is “worse than Emergency” while CPM member Tapan Kumar Sen insisted the situation calls for immediate action.
Modi said the visit of the Qatari Prime Minister showed growing bilateral ties with Qatar, which India has always regarded as a "valued partner".
Iran Foreign Minister Javad Zarif is visiting India for the Heart of Asia conference.
On Donald Trump’s conversation with Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif, he said there was “sort of a rejoinder” to Pakistan’s statement by the US.
Trump also told Sharif that he is “ready and willing to play any role” that the Pakistani leader wants him to play to “address and find solutions to the outstanding problems”, the release claimed.
Sharad Yadav attacked the government on both counts as members of the Congress, the Trinamool Congress, the BSP and the SP raised a din.
Officials have also suggested that Iran should be proposed to become co-lead country for the trade, commerce and investment opportunities CBMs’ subgroup.
The House began and ended with Opposition demands for PM Modi’s presence for resuming the discussion on demonetisation.
Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro’s relationship with India started on a warm note in 1960 when he met Jawaharlal Nehru in New York.
Yeo said he was not consulted about dissolution of the board, and that the sudden move was “bound up with Indian domestic politics”.
After lunch, Opposition parties questioned the PM’s absence, triggering an exchange that derailed the discussion and resulted in adjournment of the House.
Sen, who had criticised Prime Minister Narendra Modi, resigned as Chancellor in February 2015 and publicly lashed out at the BJP-led NDA government after stepping down.
Aziz said he himself will participate in the conference and will not repeat India’s “blunder” of boycotting the SAARC summit which was to be held in Islamabad this month.
Sources said Modi is likely to visit Israel next year for the 25th-year celebrations of diplomatic relations between the two countries.
Narendra Modi equates inconvenience caused to people with ‘Japanese tackling 2011 quake for national interest’
The move marks a significant departure in India’s nuclear diplomacy and there is apprehension that it may open the floodgates for renegotiation with other countries, with whom Delhi has signed nuclear pacts in the past.
PM Narendra Modi and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe conducted extensive talks on Friday
Joint statement refers to cross-border terror, attacks in Uri, Dhaka, Pathankot.
This comes in the wake of many Japanese investors, who have been facing issues in tax, land acquisition and other regulatory issues, have expressed their concerns privately to the government.
Modi arrived at Tokyo’s Haneda Airport shortly after 10 pm on Thursday — his fourth visit in the last decade (twice as Gujarat Chief Minister in 2007 and 2012).
Officials said they were aware of China’s gaze on the Mode-Abe meeting and the possible reference to the South China Sea issue.
PM Modi will visit Japan from November 10 to 12.
UK offers new visa deal for business, calls for faster return of illegals.
We are two countries with strong ties, a mature relationship and an opportunity to make that even deeper.
In an unprecedented move, names, designations of Indian mission officials and their photographs were leaked to the Pakistani media Wednesday and the Pakistan Foreign Ministry held a press conference Thursday to officially announce their identities.
“We expect mobility issues to be raised during the visit,” said Ministry of External Affairs official spokesperson Vikas Swarup.
“They, along with families, reached Pakistan safely today,” a Pakistan diplomat told The Indian Express. Sources said their children had faced harassment in school in recent days.
In February 2003, India and Pakistan expelled five diplomatic staffers each, including Deputy High Commissioners.
Four of the five UN Security Council nuclear powers — Britain, France, Russia and the United States — voted against the resolution while China abstained, as did Pakistan, besides India.
Three men from Rajasthan arrested while passing defence papers to Pak staffer Akhtar.
India said Tibetan spiritual leader is a guest free to visit any part of country.
Though the engagement would take place in a multilateral setting, it is expected to be significant in the backdrop of the strained ties between India and Pakistan.
Modi briefs Key about Pak-sponsored terror, listing Masood as global terrorist.
Sources said the Indian side is ready to share information with the New Zealand delegation about Azhar’s involvement in the Pathankot terror attack early this year.
China said it is “firmly opposed” to US ambassador to India Richard Verma’s visit and urged the US to “stop its interference” in the boundary issue between China and India.
New Zealand, which is a member of NSG and has a traditional strong position on nuclear non-proliferation, has been one of those countries which had expressed reservations on India’s application.