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216 more Indians return from Libya

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 19, 2014, 18:06

Another batch of 216 Indians returned from Libya via Djerba on Tuesday, taking the total number of Indians evacuated from the strife-torn country to 2,750.

Nearly 2200 more Indians want to leave war-torn Iraq, 1600 of them being given tickets

Last Updated: Sunday, July 06, 2014, 17:57

MEA Official Spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin informed that around 1600 nationals are being provided with tickets by the Indian government for their return.

After freed nurses, 200 Indian nationals arrive in India today

Last Updated: Sunday, July 06, 2014, 07:48

A day after 46 Indian nurses freed by Iraqi insurgents reached India, around 200 others reached the national capital on a special flight on Sunday.

Nearly 600 Indian nationals to come back from Iraq by Monday

Last Updated: Saturday, July 05, 2014, 19:08

Nearly 600 Indian nationals will come back from conflict-hit Iraq over the next two days of whom 200 will return by an Iraqi Airways special chartered flight from Najaf to Delhi tonight, External Affairs Ministry said today.

`No visa-free entry for Bangladeshis`

Last Updated: Saturday, June 21, 2014, 22:03

There is no move to make provisions for visa-free entry of Bangladeshi nationals into India, a source in the external affairs ministry said Saturday.

Captain James lays Vivaan to rest

Last Updated: Sunday, December 22, 2013, 11:59

Indian merchant ship captain Sunil James, who was freed from Togo jail after being arrested for allegedly aiding pirates, performed last rites of his son on Sunday.

Captain Sunil James freed from Togo jail, on way back to India

Last Updated: Thursday, December 19, 2013, 07:53

Captain Sunil James of oil tanker MT Ocean Centurian, who was arrested in July on charges of aiding pirates off the coast of Togo, has been released.

Govt committed to ensuring security of diplomats: MEA

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 18, 2013, 16:02

India on Wednesday said it was fully committed to ensuring security of all diplomats, including those from the US, within confines of its law and pledged full implementation of the Vienna Convention while asking other countries to do the same.

Deaf and dumb Pak prisoner dies of tuberculosis

Last Updated: Wednesday, October 02, 2013, 21:05

A deaf and dumb Pakistani prisoner, who was lodged in the Amritsar Central Jail, has died of tuberculosis, a top prison official said here Wednesday.

Delhi HC sets aside CIC`s penalty against Centre

Last Updated: Monday, September 30, 2013, 21:29

The Delhi High Court Monday set aside the CIC`s order imposing Rs 25,000 as fine on the External Affairs Ministry`s PIO for delay in giving a Kerala MLA some information on Indo-Russia trade agreement on an RTI application.

India to consider Afghan request for arms supplies

Last Updated: Saturday, May 18, 2013, 17:07

Ahead of Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai`s visit next week, India on Saturday said it was ready to discuss and consider Afghanistan`s request for arms supplies, as and when raised.

Conference mulls Tagore`s relevance to India`s foreign policy

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 13:56

Did Rabindranath Tagore make a mistake by meeting Italian dictator Benito Mussolini in Rome?