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19 June, 2018 4:50 PM India for rules-based world order: Ram Nath Kovind

Articulating the principles of Indian foreign policy, President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday said India wants to be a rule framer in a multi-polar world. In a lecture delivered during his ongoing trip to Greece, the President said New Delhi wishes to create a rules-based world order that will not differentiate between “good” and “bad” terrorism. The speech 30

17 June, 2018 1:14 PM Sushma Swaraj Begins 7-Day Tour To Four European Nations

In Brussels, Sushma Swaraj will meet the top leadership of the European Union during which both sides are likely to deliberate on removing hurdles for resumption of negotiations on the long-pending EU-India free trade pact. New Delhi: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today left for a seven-day tour of Italy, France, Luxembourg and Belgium, which 34

15 June, 2018 6:54 PM Senior Officials Of G-4 Countries Meet Sushma Swaraj

New Delhi: Senior officials of the G-4 grouping yesterday called on External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and discussed the bloc's common agenda seeking reform of the UN Security Council. The G4 is a grouping of Brazil, Germany, India, and Japan which are aspiring to become permanent members of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC). The G4 countries 178

10 June, 2018 8:24 AM India, Uzbekistan to route their trade though Chabahar

Part of New Delhi’s growing engagement with resource-rich Central Asia. India and Uzbekistan are set to route their trade through the Iranian port of Chabahar as part of New Delhi’s growing engagement with resource-rich Central Asia. Briefing the media on Saturday, Foreign secretary Vijay Gokhale said that during talks between Prime Minister Narendra 53

4 June, 2018 8:36 AM Sushma Swaraj expresses India's willingness to contribute towards enriching intra-BRICS cooperation

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today expressed India's willingness to contribute towards enriching intra-BRICS cooperation further. Swaraj, who is on a five-day trip to South Africa, was attending meeting of BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) Foreign Ministers' meeting. The summit is expected to lay the foundation for the annual 116

3 June, 2018 12:15 PM Sushma Swaraj's plane loses contact with ATC for 14 minutes

An Indian Air Force plane carrying Minister for External Affairs Sushma Swaraj lost contact with the Air Traffic Control (ATC) for nearly 14 minutes on Saturday while flying in the Mauritian air space, according to the Airports Authority of India (AAI). The Minister was enroute to South Africa for meetings of the BRICS and IBSA grouping. “The Indian 73

28 May, 2018 9:08 PM Sushma Swaraj Apologises For Saying PM Modi Addressed Indians In Nepal

Sushma Swaraj tweeted an apology after Twitter users, including Gagan Thapa, a Nepal parliamentarian, pointed out that PM Narendra Modi addressed Nepali people in Janakpur and not Indians. New Delhi: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today apologised for saying that Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed lakhs of "Indians" in Nepal's Janakpur recently 96

28 May, 2018 6:50 PM Modi counters May on state of Indian prisons

Freedom fighters, Gandhi held by British in the same jails, says PM British courts must not lecture India about the condition of Indian jails, Prime Minister Modi told British Prime Minister Theresa May, adding that they are the very same jails where freedom fighters like Mahatma Gandhi and Pandit Nehru were imprisoned during the British Raj, according 58

25 May, 2018 7:07 AM Blast injures 15 in Indian restaurant near Toronto

The attack in Mississauga comes a month after a driver plowed his white Ryder rental van into a lunch-hour crowd in Toronto. Two unidentified men walked into a restaurant on Thursday in the Canadian city of Mississauga and set off a bomb, wounding more than a dozen people, and then fleeing, authorities said. The attack in Mississauga, Canada’s sixth 45

18 May, 2018 4:49 PM Swaraj holds talks with Indonesia's maritime affairs minister

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today held talks with Indonesia's Coordinating Minister for Maritime Affairs Gen (Retd) Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan and discussed ways to strengthen the bilateral strategic partnership. The meeting between the two leaders assumes significance as it comes ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's expected visit to Indonesia 65