Miffed govt strips off Devyani Khobragade from her duties
Miffed govt strips off 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.

Infosys employee has escaped: Indian diplomat

An Infosys employee taken hostage in a Sydney cafe has escaped after police stormed it early Tuesday, an Indian diplomat said.

'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".

Indian diplomat`s jailed paedophile son appeals term in Australia

A 34-year-old paedophile son of an Indian diplomat who was jailed by an Australian court for over 10 years for a series of sexual offences today appealed the sentence, claiming the jail term was "manifestly excessive."

`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.

US cop`s arrest seen as India`s revenge for Devyani Khobragade

Two US lawmakers asked Secretary of State John Kerry to demand India to release a New York police officer after a tabloid termed his arrest as New Delhi`s revenge for the Khobragade affair.

US `very hopeful` about future of ties with India

Seeking to distance itself from US prosecutor Preet Bharara securing a re-indictment of Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade, the US state department says it`s "very hopeful about what the future holds" for India-US relationship.

Visa fraud case: Devyani Khobragade`s father hits out at US

Hours after the US re-indicted Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade in a visa fraud case, her father has reacted angrily to the development.

India welcomes dismissal of visa fraud charges against Devyani Khobragade

India Thursday termed as "good as far as it goes" the dismissal of visa fraud charges by a US court against senior diplomat Devyani Khobragade, whose arrest and strip-search had triggered a diplomatic row between the two countries.

US court dismisses Devyani Khobragade`s indictment in visa fraud case

In a major relief to Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade, a US court granted her motion to dismiss her indictment on visa fraud charges.

Diplomat`s father to join protest in Delhi on Wednesday

The father of Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade, whose arrest in the US last year had sparked a big row between the two countries, on Monday demanded all charges against her be dropped after the United Nations confirmed an advisor has diplomatic immunity from arrest.

Devyani Khobragade seeks dismissal of visa fraud case in US court

Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade has sought dismissal of the visa fraud case against her on the ground that the indictment was filed in a court here a day after the US accorded her full diplomatic immunity.

US, India start discussions on diplomatic immunity

India and the US are holding preliminary discussions to resolve their differing interpretations of diplomatic immunity as they look to mend ties damaged by the row over American treatment of an Indian diplomat who was arrested and strip-searched in New York, India`s ambassador said.

After Khobragade row, US wants to move forward

Putting the Khobragade affair behind them, the United States hopes to move forward the "broad" and "strong" strategic partnership between "the oldest and the largest democracies in the world."

India looking at redressal of outstanding issues by US

A day after External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid raised "concerns" relating to Devyani Khobragade episode with his American counterpart John Kerry, India is now looking at redressal of outstanding issues by the US in this regard.

Preet Bharara given time till Jan 31 to respond to Devyani Khobragade`s plea

A US judge has granted Manhattan`s top prosecutor Preet Bharara time till January 31 to file his opposition to the motion submitted by Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade.

US could have handled Devyani Khobragade affair better: NYT

As India and the US work to ease tensions after a bitter month long diplomatic spat, an influential US daily has suggested that the damage "to India-America relations is unlikely to dissipate soon”.

Devyani Khobragade seeks dismissal of visa fraud case against her

Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade has asked a court here to dismiss the indictment against her and terminate any "open" arrest warrants in visa fraud case, arguing that she was "cloaked" in diplomatic immunity and cannot face criminal prosecution in the US.

Devyani Khobragade to arrive in Mumbai today, RPI plans grand welcome

Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade, whose arrest and indictment in the United States triggered a bitter diplomatic row between New Delhi and Washington, is due to arrive in Mumbai on Tuesday.

Devyani Khobragade indictment raises contradictory questions: US lawyer

The indictment against Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade on visa fraud and making false statements by a US grand jury has a number of contradictions and raises many questions as well, a prominent Indian-American attorney has said.