India supports bid for political consensus in Nepal: Envoy

Indian Ambassador Ranjit Rae said on Wednesday said the country will support the bid for seeking political consensus among the government, opposition and agitating Madhesi political parties in Nepal.

Sidharth Malhotra chosen as Tourism New Zealand's Indian ambassador

Sidharth Malhotra chosen as Tourism New Zealand's Indian ambassador

Bollywood star Sidharth Malhotra has been named the first Indian ambassador for Tourism New Zealand.

Upcoming Modi visit to UAE boosts India's I-Day celebrations

Excited over Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s forthcoming visit to the UAE, hundreds of revellers infused energy into India`s Independence Day celebrations here, an official said on Saturday.

Roadmap needed to boost Arunachal-Myanmar ties: Ambassador

A road map is needed to boost trade and cultural ties between Arunachal Pradesh and Myanmar, Indian Ambassador in Myanmar Gautam Mukhopadhyay has said.

Indians in Washington celebrate Diwali

The Indian community in Washington celebrated Diwali with the Indian ambassador S. Jaishankar noting how the festival has become part of Indian American community's presence and profile in the US.

Chinese state councillor meets Indian ambassador

Chinese State Councillor Yang Jiechi met with India`s Ambassador Ashok Kumar Kantha to discuss bilateral ties Tuesday.

China owes its progress to its leadership quality: Jaishankar

China owes its progress mostly to its leadership quality, Indian Ambassador to the US S Jaishankar, who earlier had a diplomatic stint in Beijing, said on Tuesday.

`Indo-US relationship busy coping with challenges of normalcy`

The Indo-US relationship is busy coping with the challenges of normalcy as there is no great problem in bilateral ties to solve, Indian Ambassador S Jaishankar has said.

Prasad appointed next Indian Ambassador to Turkmenistan

Senior IFS officer TV Nagendra Prasad has been appointed as the next Ambassador of India to Turkmenistan.

`India-China relations are not a T20 match`

“Give it more time. The trajectory is upwards. I am cautiously optimistic,” Dr S Jaishankar recently told Zee News Associate Editor Akash Soni.

New Indian envoy arrives in US amid diplomatic row

S Jaishankar has arrived here to take charge as the new Indian Ambassador to the US amid a raging diplomatic row over the arrest and strip-search of senior diplomat Devyani Khobragade on visa fraud charges.

Ready to support cricket in Nepal: Indian envoy

Indian Ambassador to Nepal, Ranjit Rae, has promised that India is ready to assist in the development of cricket in Nepal.

Attackers of HC`s car will be nabbed: Maldives assures India

Maldivian President Mohammed Waheed Hassan has directed the police to make all efforts to nab the culprits responsible for the attack.

Indian Ambassador hosts Iftar banquet in Egypt

In his welcome remarks, the Ambassador greeted the people of Egypt on the occasion of the holy month of Ramadan, emphasizing the importance of peace at this critical juncture.

400 Indians in Saudi Arabia to help illegal expatriates

400 expatriate Indians have registered as volunteers to help Indian workers in Saudi Arabia affected by a new labour policy.

India stops new envoy to Italy from taking charge

India has stopped its Ambassador-designate to Rome, Basant Kumar Gupta from taking charge.

Diplomats concerned over ongoing political crisis in Nepal

Indian Ambassador to Nepal Jayant Prasad said the task of institutionalising democracy was a great challenge for Nepal.

SRK detention `need not have happened`: Nirupama Rao

India has taken up with the US the issue of Shahrukh Khan`s detention at a New York airport, conveying its "deep concern" over the incident that "need not have happened". "We have taken it up with the State Department," Indian Ambassador to the US Nirupama Rao told reporters here.

Nirupama Rao named India`s next ambassador to US

Nirupama Rao`s appointment to succeed Meera Shankar as the US ambassador was cleared by the government in June.

Sunil Kumar Lal is new Ambassador to Spain

Sunil Kumar Lal, Joint Secretary in the External Affairs Ministry here, was on Monday appointed India`s next Ambassador to Spain.