MHA rejects Devyani Khobragade's plea of dual citizenship for kids

The Home Ministry has rejected IFS officer Devyani Khobragade's plea of dual citizenship for her children, who are American nationals, saying Indian law does not allow this.

MEA questions in Delhi High Court Devyani Khobragade's integrity
MEA questions in Delhi High Court Devyani Khobragade's integrity

Government has told the Delhi High Court that Devyani Khobragade, an IFS officer and former Deputy Consul-General of India in New York, obtained US and Indian passports for her two daughters in violation of law and without informing the External Affairs Ministry, which raises serious questions about her "trustworthiness and integrity".

Devyani Khobragade reinstated as director in MEA

Devyani Khobragade, the 1999-batch IFS officer whose arrest and handcuffing in New York in 2013 over alleged visa fraud led to souring in India-US ties, has been reinstated as director in the ministry of external affairs, a few months after she was stripped of her duties and placed on "compulsory wait".

Govt trying to get US charges against Khobragade dropped

India is making every attempt to ensure that the United States drops all charges against IFS officer Devyani Khobragade, whose arrest in New York two years ago had led to a diplomatic standoff between the two nations.

`Modi-Obama hugs defined success of Obama's India trip'

A leading Indian-American attorney has suggested that Modi-Obama hugs contributed to the success of President Barack Obama's visit to India to be the chief guest at India's Republic Day.

Privileges for US diplomats in India not restored: Govt

Privileges including airport passes to US diplomats and their family members here which were withdrawn following arrest of IFS officer Devyani Khobragade over an year ago, have not been restored by the government.

Further disciplinary action against Devyani Khobragade likely

New Delhi: The External Affairs Ministry Friday did not rule out any further disciplinary action against senior diplomat Devyani Khobragade, who had hit the headlines last year after being arrested in the US in a visa fraud case.

Government strips off diplomat Devyani Khobragade from her duties

The government has stripped off diplomat Devyani Khobragade from her duties in the Ministry of External Affairs, days after she spoke to the media without seeking permission.

Manish Tewari pulls up govt for stripping Devyani Khobragade of her duties

Congress leader Manish Tewari on Saturday criticised the BJP-led NDA government for stripping diplomat Devyani Khobragade of her duties as director in the Partnership Development Division, saying it exposes the Centre's doublespeak.

Devyani Khobragade stripped off her duties, put on 'compulsory wait'
Devyani Khobragade stripped off her duties, put on 'compulsory wait'

The government has stripped off diplomat Devyani Khobragade from her duties in the Ministry of External Affairs, days after she spoke to the media without seeking permission.

'US focused on moving forward after Khobragade row'

As an Indian diplomat at the centre of a major diplomatic row between India and the US rekindled her case, the US said its "focus has been on moving our relationship forward".

Devyani Khobragade could be in trouble for TV interview

Diplomat Devyani Khobragade, who had hit the headlines last year after she was arrested in the US in a visa fraud case, could be in trouble for a TV interview during which she talked about the incident and that things have not moved much since then.

Modi's visit to mark new era in Indo-US relations: Frank Islam

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's US visit will mark a new era in bilateral relations between the two nations especially on the economic front, said Frank Islam, Member of Industry Trade Advisory Committee in the Obama Administration.

`Instead of crying about Pak to US, India should bolster its counter-terrorism capabilities`

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who was a persona non grata for the United States of America since the 2002 Gujarat riots, is all set to be the guest of Washington in September.

India, US poised on more collaborative path: Envoy

India and the United States are today positioned to embark on a more closely collaborative path with growth in India providing it new impetus, according to Indian ambassador S Jaishankar.

Now Preet Bharara takes on New York governor

New York`s Indian-American prosecutor Preet Bharara, who is known in India for his dogged prosecution of Indian diplomat , has now taken on the state`s Governor Andrew M Cuomo.

India refuses to consider Khobragade episode as closed

Ignoring the US viewpoint, India has refused to consider the Devyani Khobragade episode as "closed", saying there are "residual" issues which need to be addressed.

Ridiculous to link US cop`s arrest with Devyani Khobragade case: India

The Indian consulate in New York dismissed as "ridiculous" suggestions that there was any connection between the detention of a US police official in New Delhi and the earlier arrest of Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade here.

Devyani Khobragade likely to be chargesheeted in Adarsh scam

CBI is likely to file charge sheet against diplomat Devyani Khobragade and her father Uttam Khobragade in the Adarsh Housing scam for allegedly acquiring a flat on the basis of false affidavit.

`US cop`s arrest has nothing to do with Khobragade case`

A New York police officer arrested at Delhi airport last month for carrying bullets in his luggage is out on bail, authorities in India said Saturday as officials dismissed US media reports terming it India`s revenge over the Khobragade affair.