VK Singh taunts Chidambaram over his AFSPA remark

Minister of State (MoS) for External Affairs, General (retired) VK Singh, on Saturday took a jibe at senior Congress leader P Chidambaram's comment on the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA), saying the latter did not even know in what context he was making such a remark.

India calls for enhanced financial, technical support to LLDCs

India has said that the new development agenda post-2015 must ensure enhanced availability of international financial and technological support to landlocked developing countries.

India, China share converging views on terror at Afghan meet

India and China on Friday shared their converging views on terrorism while highlighting mutual concerns over resurgence of terror groups in the backdrop of the US' troop withdrawal from Afghanistan.

VK Singh in China to attend key conference on Afghanistan

Minister of State for External Affairs, VK Singh, arrived in the Chinese capital on Thursday to take part in a key international conference on Afghanistan tomorrow which would focus on the war-torn country's future as US troops prepare to withdraw after nearly 13 years of war.

Tatra case: Delhi Court to hear case Dec 6

A Delhi court Monday posted for Dec 6 the hearing of a case filed against Lt. Gen. Tejinder Singh (Retd) who allegedly offered a bribe to then army chief Gen. VK Singh for clearing "sub-standard" Tatra trucks.

Ceasefire violations: Army maintaining day-night vigil on borders, says VK Singh

Union Minister VK Singh on Saturday said the Army was maintaining a day-night vigil on the borders and they know to reply with bullet against the bullet.

Mizoram not dumping ground for governors: VK Singh

Former army chief and now union minister Gen VK Singh (retd) Monday said Mizoram was not a "dumping ground" for governors and those who resigned did so on their own.

China needs to come to table on border dispute: VK Singh

China needs to come to the discussion table to resolve the long-standing border dispute on Arunachal Pradesh, Minister of State (MoS) for External Affairs VK Singh said on Friday.

India to back all anti-terror initiatives: VK Singh

India on Thursday reaffirmed its commitment to stamping out global terrorism and said it will support any initiative aimed at eliminating the menace.

India willing to play mediator in West Asia: VK Singh

 India with its democratic background and principled position of non-interference in the internal affairs of other countries is in a position to work as a mediator and help ensure that peace in West Asia is restored, Minister of State for External Affairs VK Singh said Wednesday.

Construction on waterways should be banned: VK Singh

Union Minister Gen. (retd) VK Singh on Tuesday said constructions that block waterways should not be allowed and opined that there is a need to train people in disaster management to tackle calamities like the floods in Jammu and Kashmir.

Elevated road will be built from UP Gate to Ghaziabad: VK Singh

Union minister VK Singh on Sunday said elevated road would be constructed from the UP Gate on the Uttar Pradesh-Delhi border to Meerut Mode (T-Point intersection) in Ghaziabad to ease traffic movement.

Sukna land scam: Rath says he has been vindicated, VK Singh wants govt to appeal
Sukna land scam: Rath says he has been vindicated, VK Singh wants govt to appeal

Former Army commander PK Rath, who was given a clean chit by Armed Forces Tribunal in the Sukna land scam on Saturday said the verdict has vindicated his stand while ex-army chief VK Singh demanded that the government should go for appeal against the military panel's judgement.

Tatra case: Delhi HC reserves order on bail plea of Tejinder Singh

The Delhi High Court on Thursday reserved its order on the bail plea of Lt Gen (retd) Tejinder Singh, who has been arrested for allegedly offering Rs 14 crore bribe to the then Army chief VK Singh for clearing files pertaining to procurement of Tatra-all terrain vehicles.

 Tatra case: Tejinder Singh's bail plea dismissed, sent to jail
Tatra case: Tejinder Singh's bail plea dismissed, sent to jail

Dismissing the bail plea of Lt Gen (retd) Tejinder Singh, a special court here, Monday, ordered his arrest in connection with the Tatra trucks bribery case.

A sick man can say anything: VK Singh on Pervez Musharraf's statement

Minister of State (MoS) for External Affairs VK Singh said here on Thursday that former Pakistan president General (retd) Pervez Musharraf's statement, in which he claimed that Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is 'anti-Pakistan', shouldn't be bothered with, as Musharraf is sick at the moment and is undergoing treatment.

Pervez Musharraf dares Narendra Modi, calls him anti-Muslim, anti-Pakistan
Pervez Musharraf dares Narendra Modi, calls him anti-Muslim, anti-Pakistan

While the governments of both the neighbouring nations are making efforts to strengthen their bilateral relations, former Pakistan's president Pervez Musharraf on Wednesday threatened Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi of dire consequences if he dared to hold a perspective against Pakistan.

Ghaziabad police officer used derogatory language with Maneka Gandhi, probe on

The Uttar Pradesh government ordered a probe after SSP Ghaziabad reportedly misbehaved with union Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi.

Sheikh Hasina seeks immediate signing of Teesta deal with India

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has requested India to immediately sign the much-awaited agreement for sharing waters of the Teesta River during a meeting with Minister of State for External Affairs VK Singh here.

Govt to repatriate 19 Indian students from Malaysia

Government is making all efforts to bring back 19 Indian students who had entered Malaysia with "false" work visas, Minister of State for External Affairs Gen V K Singh said today.