US strips accreditation of 5 Russian honorary consuls

The State Department said formal diplomatic relations would not be hurt by Washington's tit-for-tat move, which it said followed similar action by Moscow against US interests.

Taking steps to get EU ban on Indian vegetables lifted: Govt

The government on Thursday said it is taking all diplomatic steps to help get the European Union ban on four Indian vegetables lifted and is taking up the issue at appropriate forums.

FIFA sorry for Crimea video blunder

FIFA sorry for Crimea video blunder

FIFA has apologised for an embarrassing diplomatic faux-pas when its video launching the 2018 World Cup logo portrayed the Crimean peninsula as part of Russia.

Russia urges Ukraine to secure diplomatic missions

Russia urged Ukraine to take all necessary measures to ensure security for its diplomatic missions in the war-torn country, the foreign ministry said.

US to reopen 18 missions today, Lahore consulate to remain shut

The US would keep its consulate in Pakistan`s Lahore city closed, even as it would on Sunday reopen 18 of its 19 diplomatic missions in the Middle East and North Africa, which were closed this week.

Irresponsible to be diplomatic on issues, says Sonam Kapoor

When it comes to posting views on various topics on social networking sites, Bollywood actress Sonam Kapoor is very active and feels that as a public figure it is her responsibility to comment on important issues.

India-China diplomatic row, def exchanges on hold

China has refused to permit an Indian army general to
visit that country as he is in-charge of "sensitive" Jammu
and Kashmir.