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Oil ministry to Modi: Let’s build pipeline to Nepal

August 03, 2014 1:44 am

MEA’s opposition to the 80-km cross-border pipeline stems from Nepal’s refusal to co-finance the nearly Rs 200-crore project.

India,China discuss defence cooperation pact at talks

October 01, 2013 1:18 am

Chinese troops intruding into Depsang Valley earlier this year had led to diplomatic tension between the two countries.

Maldives summons India envoy

September 30, 2013 2:15 am

The ministry called on all foreign parties to refrain from interfering with internal matters of the country.

Pakistan cancels visit by pilgrims to Delhi

August 14, 2013 6:37 pm

The pilgrims were asked not to move to Lahore for travelling to India.

Shahryar Khan does U-turn,says he has no idea about Dawood's whereabouts

August 11, 2013 2:47 am

India would continue its quest to bring to justice the perpetrators of 1993 Mumbai blasts: MEA

MEA undergoing change for economic diplomacy: Salman Khurshid

April 09, 2014 2:45 pm

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

Iran snubs US,Israel over Rouhani inauguration

July 24, 2013 1:52 am

Iran’s Foreign Ministry said that the US and Israel have not been invited to attend the August 4 inauguration of the country’s president-elect Hassan Rouhani

Hamid Karzai to visit Qatar

March 25, 2013 12:57 am

Afghan President Hamid Karzai will visit Qatar and discuss the possible opening of a Taliban office in the Gulf state,the foreign ministry said

Italy to return marine murder suspects to India

March 22, 2013 1:06 am

The Italian government says it will return to India two marines facing murder charges in the shooting deaths of two fishermen.

Renewed nuke sale fear after recent North Korea test

March 20, 2013 9:37 am

North Korea contained material that could be used to make nuclear centrifuges.


UAE, Germany and Italy condemn Pathankot attack

January 08, 2016 2:58 pm

New Delhi, Jan 08 (ANI): The governments of UAE, Germany and Italy have condemned the terrorist attack on Indian Air Force base in Pathankot in which seven security personnel were martyred."Terrorism and extremism know no borders and no limits and pose a threat to innocent people everywhere around the world. In order to contain the dangerous threat that terrorism poses to our countries and peoples, international cooperation is indispensable," the Foreign Ministry of UAE said in a statement. Although, the UAE assured India of complete support in its fight against terrorism. "We utterly condemn the terrorist attacks on the Indian air force base in Pathankot and on the Indian Consulate General in Mazar-e-Sharif. The responsible parties must be identified and held accountable," Federal Foreign Office Spokesperson said in a statement. Earlier, Italy, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Japan, South Korea, Maldives, Nepal, Brazil and France also condemned the terrorist attack. Six terrorists were neutralised in the terror attack at the Pathankot air base that began in the wee hours on January 1. Seven security personnel were martyred in the terror attack. The conspiracy behind the terrorist attack in Pathankot was hatched in Markaj, Pakistan, as per high-level official sources.