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India-Africa forum summit: Kurtas for Africa heads of state, MEA seeks their measurements

The summit will focus on India’s engagement with Africa in terms of cooperation, trade and capacity building among other issues.

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In a major MEA reshuffle, government clears postings of envoys to UK, UN

According to sources, most of these positions will be taken up by late December or early January. While Delhi has cleared the names, it has to await the approval of the foreign governments — except for the post of envoy to the UN.

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MEA releases list of Indians killed, injured in Mecca Grand Mosque tragedy

The complete list of Indians injured and killed in the Mecca Grand Mosque accident.

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6 Indians killed in Saudi-led air strikes in Yemen: MEA

The six were among seven nationals who were initially reported missing when two boats carrying a total of 21 Indian nationals, came under aerial attack on September 8.

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NSA-level talks: India committed to talks but Pakistan has to take a call, says MEA spokesman Vikas Swarup

External Affairs Ministry spokesman Vikas Swarup said that India has made it clear that hosting of Kashmiri separatists will be contrary to the spirit of the Ufa understanding.

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Govt faces PAC heat over property purchase in Paris

The CAG had criticised the MEA for purchasing a French government-owned property in Paris, which was not suitable to be used to set up an Indian cultural centre.

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Govt completing all formalities to bring Geeta back, says Sushma Swaraj

On Tuesday, Sushma announced that the government will bring Geeta back to India after Indian High Commissioner T C A Raghavan met her in Karachi.

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UP couple approaches MEA claiming Geeta, the woman stranded in Pakistan, as their daughter

The couple has also attached some documents along with their application, claiming that Geeta – a hearing and speech-impaired Indian woman stranded in Pakistan – is their daughter.

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Inside Track: Unfurling UFA

The MEA’s attitude towards the talks by the two heads of government is interesting.

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Open Doors, Broken Walls

Foreign policymaking benefits from diverse inputs. But lateral entry is avoidable.


Need a passport? Process just got faster, easier

Passport office slashes waiting time for appointment.


Now, orphans don’t need to provide birth certificate for passport

There have been many cases in which children from orphanages were refused passport because they failed to produce a birth certificate from a civic body.

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Molestation Case: Pak High Commission writes to MEA; accused gets anticipatory bail

Gidde was suspended from service following the allegations and the FRRO has initiated a departmental inquiry against him.

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‘Slumdog Millionaire’ author Vikas Swarup appointed Foreign Ministry spokesperson

A 1986 IFS-batch officer, Swarup will succeed Syed Akbaruddin.

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PM Modi to visit Seychelles, Mauritius, Lanka; cancels Maldives

On his first trip abroad in 2015, the prime minister will be visiting the three countries from March 10 to 14, MEA said.