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From baseball to cricket, diplomats try a new pitch

Recently, diplomats of the embassies of Australia, British and New Zealand held a match with the Indian men’s blind cricket team. With diplomats, who played blindfolded, and players forming mixed teams, it was the buzz of the diplomatic circuit.

'New found' respect for India globally: President Kovind

He said that 90,000 Indians stranded abroad have been brought back since 2014, and asserted that today all Indians residing in any corner of the world are confident that in case of a crisis, the government will provide them with a safe passage to the country.


India’s fast power

Modi government is enunciating a doctrine of high-speed diplomacy.

MEA undergoing change for economic diplomacy: Salman Khurshid

Salman Khurshid said his ministry was contemplating a plan to have people from industry on-board.

'Obama offered to nudge India to resolve Kashmir issue in exchange for Pak help'

The revelation was made by former Pak Ambassador to the US Husain Haqqani in his book.

Israeli strike can delay Iranian nukes by few years: Dempsey

US Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Martin Dempsey says it's not prudent for Israel to attack Iran now.


Sonia likely to decline Yousuf Gilani’s invite

Sonia Gandhi is likely to decline a recent invitation from Yousuf Raza Gilani to visit Pakistan.

UN chief learnt 'diplomacy' in India

India was Ban Ki-moon's first posting nearly four decades ago.

Twitter & Facebook: Diplomatic tools in 21st century

Obama Administration is making maximum use of social networking sites in governance.

Obama calls Hu,asks for cooperation on Iran sanctions

Obama has asked his Chinese counterpart Hu Jintao to work together on the Iranian nuclear stand-off,as Washington pushes for imposition of early sanctions against a defiant Tehran.

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News in Numbers: India’s busiest passport office.

#NewsInNumbers How much work the busiest passport office in India does. (PS: It’s Lucknow which was recently in the news over an inter-faith couple’s complaint.