Assault on Africans: Eight held, Home Minister Rajnath Singh asks police to ensure safety

Assault on Africans: Eight held, Home Minister Rajnath Singh asks police to ensure safety

Investigators said four more persons have been detained and were being interrogated in connection with the incident, which came close on the heels of killing of a Congolese national that had triggered angry reaction by all the African countries. 

India insists signing NPT not needed for NSG membership

India on Friday rejected China's contention that it must sign the NPT to get membership of the Nuclear Suppliers Group, saying France was included in the elite group without signing the Non-Proliferation Treaty.

Masked men target Gurdwara in Germany, explosion leaves 3 injured

Masked men target Gurdwara in Germany, explosion leaves 3 injured

At least three persons, including a priest, have been injured in a "violent" explosion at a Gurdwara in Germany's western city of Essen.

Ukrainian envoy dubs attack on Indian students a ''case of domestic crime''

Ukraine`s Ambassador to India, Lgor Polikha, on Tuesday said the preliminary information reveals that the attack on three Indian students appears to be a case of domestic crime and a robbery attempt.

Pathankot attack probe: India snubs Pakistan, says JIT visit was on reciprocity basis

Pathankot attack probe: India snubs Pakistan, says JIT visit was on reciprocity basis

India on Thursday said the visit of the Pakistani joint investigation team (JIT) probing the terror attack on the Pathankot airbase was on a reciprocity basis after Pakistani High Commissioner Abdul Basit claimed to the contrary.

India among top 10 countries in digital diplomacy

India among top 10 countries in digital diplomacy

This includes the ministry's companion page, Public Diplomacy, which alone accounts for some 850,000 followers.

Missing Infosys employee Raghavendran Ganesh confirmed dead in Brussels bombings

Missing Infosys employee Raghavendran Ganesh confirmed dead in Brussels bombings

An Infosys employee from Bengaluru, who was missing since the deadly Brussels bombings, has been confirmed dead in the March 22 terror attack.

Brussels explosions: No Indian among casualties, says MEA

Brussels explosions: No Indian among casualties, says MEA

There is no Indian among the casualties following two massive explosions at Brussels airport in Belgium on Tuesday, the External Affairs Ministry has confirmed.

Pakistan did not give officials' itinerary for World T20 travel: India

Pakistan did not give officials' itinerary for World T20 travel: India

The government on Wednesday said that it was not informed about the itinerary of the travel of various Pakistani High Commission officials to attend Pakistan`s matches in the ongoing World T20 in India.

Yemen attack: 4 Indian nuns of 'Missionaries of Charity' among 16 dead; Modi govt veriying reports

Yemen attack: 4 Indian nuns of 'Missionaries of Charity' among 16 dead; Modi govt veriying reports

Unknown gunmen attacked a care home for the elderly in Yemen`s southern port city Aden on Friday, killing 17 people including four Indian nurses.

Indian consulate attack: Terrorists couldn't breach compound's perimeter, says MEA

Indian consulate attack: Terrorists couldn't breach compound's perimeter, says MEA

No militant group has so far claimed responsibility for Wednesday's assault.

US lawmakers letter to PM Modi expressing concern over violence unfortunate: India

US lawmakers letter to PM Modi expressing concern over violence unfortunate: India

The government on Monday described as "unfortunate" a letter written by 34 US lawmakers to Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressing concern over violence against religious minorities in India.

Put JeM chief Masood Azhar on designated terrorists list: India asks UN

Put JeM chief Masood Azhar on designated terrorists list: India asks UN

India has submitted a formal request to the United Nations Committee 1267, seeking inclusion of the name of Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar on the sanctions' list, government sources said on Friday.

No meeting of Indo-Pak NSAs after Pathankot attack: Govt

Government on Wednesday said there has not been any meeting between National Security Advisor Ajit Doval and his Pakistani counterpart Lt Gen (retd) Naseer Khan Janjua in Paris after the Pathankot attack in January.

Kargil war: Nawaz Sharif's remarks are only confirmation of truth, says MEA

Kargil war: Nawaz Sharif's remarks are only confirmation of truth, says MEA

India on Thursday called 'confirmation of truth' Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's reported comment that the Kargil 'misadventure' in 1999 by troops of his country was a stab in the back for the then Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee.

Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj arrives in Colombo for Joint Commission meeting

Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj arrives in Colombo for Joint Commission meeting

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj arrived here on Friday on a two-day visit during which she would attend the India-Sri Lanka Joint Commission meeting.

MEA condemns attack on Tanzanian girl; calls it isolated incident, vows strict action

MEA condemns attack on Tanzanian girl; calls it isolated incident, vows strict action

Condemning the incident, the MEA spokesperson said that his ministry “will extend full co-operation in the investigation.”

MEA 'reviews' Akshay Kumar-starrer 'Airlift', calls it 'great entertainment, short on facts'

MEA 'reviews' Akshay Kumar-starrer 'Airlift', calls it 'great entertainment, short on facts'

While Akshay Kumar-starrer 'Airlift' is receiving applause for its sharply woven plot revolving around 1990's Kuwait evacuation, the Ministry of External Affairs on Thursday threw some light on the facts that the movie missed out on.

Pathankot terror probe: Punjab police officer Salwinder Singh to undergo lie detector test, confirms MHA

Pathankot terror probe: Punjab police officer Salwinder Singh to undergo lie detector test, confirms MHA

The NIA, which is probing the Pathankot attack, had questioned Singh, who is allegedly frequently changing his statements, for the fourth straight day on Thursday.

Entire J&K including PoK our integral part, asserts India

In sharp reaction to Islamabad's reported move to make strategically located Gilgit-Baltistan a province, India on Thursday said the entire Jammu and Kashmir including Pakistan Occupied Kashmir is its integral part.