Wednesday, Sep 28, 2022

Indian Ministry of External Affairs


Bajrang Punia obtains UK visa, will travel to US for training ahead of CWG

July 09, 2022 4:13 pm

The Sports Ministry, through the Ministry of External Affairs, got in touch with the British High Commission to seek the UK Visa for the Tokyo Olympics bronze medalist.

UN Human Rights office's remarks on Setalvad's arrest completely unwarranted, misleading: MEA

June 29, 2022 9:44 pm

On Tuesday, the UN's Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) voiced concern over the arrest and detention of social activist Setalvad and called for her immediate release.

India has established economic ties with Russia, focusing on stabilising it: MEA

April 07, 2022 7:55 pm

The comments by External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Arindam Bagchi came in response to questions on growing criticism of New Delhi by several Western powers on its trade ties with Moscow notwithstanding the crisis in Ukraine.

To evacuate stranded Indians, MEA teams head to Ukraine land borders

February 25, 2022 7:44 am

Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla also said Indian Air Force aircraft are ready, in case they need to be pressed into service for evacuation.

Twelve Pakistani nationals repatriated after completing jail terms

February 18, 2022 9:05 am

“The government’s persistent efforts have succeeded in the release and repatriation of 20 Indian fishermen from Pakistan’s custody in 2022 so far,” the MEA said in a statement.

Jaishankar to brief House leaders on Afghan situation

August 24, 2021 2:27 am

Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi said the briefing, which will be conducted in person, will take place at 11 am on Thursday in the Parliament House Annexe.

India, Pak clear all pending assignment visas

June 18, 2021 9:04 am

India and Pakistan last year reduced their staff strength in their respective high commissions by half following an incident of alleged involvement of Pakistani officials in 'acts of espionage' in India.

Universities, PSUs to seek government nod for virtual events: MEA

February 01, 2021 11:43 am

The fresh set of guidelines apply to all government ministries and departments, PSUs, public-funded universities, and organisations controlled and run by the Union and state governments.

India’s independent foreign policy applies to defence acquisitions: MEA

January 09, 2021 2:04 am

MEA spokesperson Anurag Srivastava said India shares strategic partnerships with both the US and Russia.

Figments of imagination: India rejects Pakistan dossier

November 16, 2020 12:56 am

Pakistan’s Foreign minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi and Army spokesperson Maj Gen Babar Iftikhar on Saturday released the dossier along with what they said were intelligence intercepts that purportedly showed involvement of Indian intelligence operatives in acts of terrorism.